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How-To: Homemade Just-Add-Hot-Water Instant Noodles Lunches

Photographs: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt<p>It’s about time for the leaves to start changing color and the air to get chilly, so it might be nice to whip yourself up some hot lunches to bring to work with you, along with a toasty cup of green tea. An electric kettle or microwave are all you’ll need to cook …

Don’t-Let-the-Tomatoes-Go-Bad Marinara Sauce Recipe

We miss former Make editor Laura Cochrane here on the Craft blog. Luckily, she’s still giving us helpful tips, like this healthy reminder to use up those homegrown tomatoes while you still can, with her Don’t-Let-the-Tomatoes-Go-Bad Marinara Sauce recipe!<p>It’s the time of year when my counter is …

Peter Cole’s Vintage Key Hooks and Necklaces

Having trouble keeping track of your keys? Maybe you need one of these wall hooks made from keys by artist and World Maker Faire Alum Peter Cole on which to hang them. Cole was back at World Maker Faire this year, but instead of showing off his curious sculptures, he’s exhibiting a different series …

10 Homemade Hot Drink Recipes for Fall

I love a hot drink as much as Carrie Poppy, but those fancy coffee and tea drinks are crazy expensive. You can save a lot of money this fall and …

Homemade Pumpkin Coffee

Crock pot season is just around the corner, so why not break out your good ol’ crock by brewing up a tasty batch of homemade pumpkin coffee with this thrifty tutorial by Instructables member katvanlew?<p>I love the taste of pumpkin coffee in Autumn but it can be expensive, I’ve paid $4.00 for a cup at …

Seed Binders: Easy Seed Organization and Storage

When we first dove into the world of starting our own seeds, it quickly became essential to find a way to organize all of our seeds. And when we …

30 Insanely Easy Ways To Improve Your Kitchen

So you'll spend less time cleaning, organizing, and searching, and more time nomming.

Make Computer Keyboard Jewelry

• Computer keyboard, on hand or about $5<br>• Pliers, on hand<br>• Nail, on hand<br>• Candle, on hand<br>• Jewelry findings, on hand or $1 and up

Crunchy Kosher Dill Pickles

Love pickles and wish I had planted cucumbers this year! Luckily, I can go to the Farmer’s Market every weekend! I will pickup some cucumbers next …

How-To: Bohemian Braided Bracelet

I am loving these simple layered bead bracelets by Live In Art. Take a look to see what you already have in your bead collection, and you may be inspired to jump right into this quick and easy project. All you need is some waxed linen cord and some seed beads to get started.<p>Check out the full …

Pop Rocks Popcorn

Looking for a way to put a little more pop in your popcorn? Why not try the fascinating mix of sweet and savory in this Pop Rocks Popcorn recipe by The Proper Pinwheel? The recipe simply calls for coating your popcorn with a little melted white chocolate and then sprinkling on some Pop Rocks, and …

How-To: Crunchy Taco Shells In The Microwave

Need a crunchy taco pronto? Take your lunch break fare up a notch with this handy tip from FOODBEAST for making a tortilla into a hard taco shell in a hurry.<p>The idea came about whilst a taco-making office lunch. We ran out of hard shell tacos and were left with a stack of soft tortillas. …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …

Spaghetti Pie Muffins Recipe

Forget everything you know about all your favorite foods! Now, replace that information with this incredible recipe and breathe a heavy sigh of relief. Yay, you did it!<p>[via FOODBEAST]

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How-To: Homemade Bird’s Nest Fiber Dispenser

Kill two birds with one stone, figuratively speaking, by simultaneously getting rid of some leftover fiber and helping your beaked buddies get a cozy start on their nesting efforts with this thoughtful homemade fiber dispenser shared by Tumbler user Thread Party.<p>Their tutorial is based on a project …

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Pineapple Banana Pops

<b>By Katie Goodman</b><p>Popsicles are a favorite summer treat in our house. With outside temperatures teetering dangerously towards 100 degrees Fahrenheit, homemade popsicles are the perfect healthy treat to cool off during the long, hot afternoons.<p>It’s simple to make your own 100% fruit popsicles at home, …

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How-To: Folding Chair Makeover

Transform boring or beat-up folding chairs into functional furniture that’s both charming and stylish with this fun folding chair makeover tutorial from Katie at Punk Projects!<p>Getting ready to raid your garage or local thrift shop for abandoned chairs? Head on over to Punk Projects to see how it’s …

Flashback: Cold Brew Coffee with Reusable Coffee Bag

<b>By Haley Pierson-Cox</b><p>From the moment I saw this recipe in the New York Times, I’ve been absolutely obsessed with cold brew coffee. Not only is cold brew delicious and easy, it doesn’t require electricity or any special equipment, so you can make it just about anywhere—even when you’re camping or …