Jacob de Jongh

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How to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Day

If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending to a ritual that’s essential for any self-respecting chef: <i>mise-en-place.</i><p>The “Meez,” as …

How to Make a Brick Grill - DIY Temporary Brick Hibachi Grill

Fasting for three days can regenerate entire immune system, study finds

Fasting for as little as three days can regenerate the entire immune system, even in the elderly, scientists have found in a breakthrough described as "remarkable".<p>Although fasting diets have been criticised by nutritionists for being unhealthy, new research suggests starving the body kick-starts …

Immune System

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread. (aka, an embarrassingly easy summer snack.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2014 99<p>Today’s dish is really just a math lesson.<p>How …

Cherry Cheesecake Dip

Are you a big fan of cheesecake? If so, then this is the perfect recipe for you. I really liked how simple it was. And my family liked it too. Best …

Green Peanut Butter Smoothie

Makes 2 Servings<p>“A vegan green smoothie with some depth: I love the subtle savory quality the kale adds to the classic PB–banana combo.” —Dawn Perry, senior food editor<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 banana<p>1 cup nut milk<p>1 cup torn kale<p>2 tablespoons peanut butter<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>Recipe …

Breakfast

Make Your Own Red Velvet Bonbons

Chocolate bonbons are one of the more expected love tokens on Valentine’s Day – and who’s complaining? The gift is well received, easy to enjoy and there are no desiccated flowers to toss a week later. Although it’s easy to pick up a box of ready-made chocolates at the grocery store (or fancy …

Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Apricot and Candied Fennel

8 Servings<p>Buttermilk lightens the traditional all-cream panna cotta base—without sacrificing lusciousness.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 envelope unflavored powdered gelatin (about 2½ tsp.)<p>2 ¾ cups heavy cream, divided<p>⅔ cup plus 3 tablespoons sugar<p>3 cups buttermilk<p>¾ cup dried apricots, preferably …

Baking

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Total Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Yield:</b> 3 loaves<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups flour<br>• 1 t. baking soda<br>• 1 t. baking powder<br>• 1 t. salt<br>• 6 …

10 Awesome 100-Year-Old Crafts for Kids

At the dawn of the 20th century, middle class children were less likely than at any time in history to spend their days toiling for survival next to …

How to Make Dyed Concrete Gemstone Pendants

Concrete is an easy to use, accessible material that can be set in moulds to create all sorts of fantastic shapes and details. It's also easy to dye …

Lessons In the Art of Dying

Bethany Howard is a 35-year-old mother of two with a hundred things on her mind. Her iPhone twirling in her hand, she sits across from Dr. Bernard …

Build A Lightweight Tent For A Pittance

Shelter for less than $2 per square yard<p>Ultralight tents don’t have to lighten your wallet. Save a bundle of cash by making one from Tyvek. The breathable, water-resistant material, a favorite of home contractors, weighs less than two ounces and costs about $2 per square yard. Here’s how to fashion …

Backpacking

Easy Crockpot Sriracha Honey Chicken Wings (With Video)

<b>Crock Pot Sriracha Honey Wings are so tender the meat falls off the bone and melts in your mouth. The caramelized sweet and spicy sauce is truly</b> …

32 Fun DIY Backyard Games To Play (for kids & adults!)

20. Lawn Scrabble<p>If you’re a Scrabble junkie like myself, you just might be up for this challenge! The fun part would be tip toeing over all of the …

Kids

DIY Sunscreen - Easy To Make (and why YOU need this recipe)! • pronounceskincare.com

C<i>onfession: I have been sitting on this sunscreen recipe post (and not sharing it with all of you) for a loooong time.</i> Whew! I feel better getting …

Sunscreen

in Food onMay 4, 2014 1:00 pm

<i>Photo by Julia Weeman via Instagram</i><p>If you're looking for something that pairs perfectly with the unseasonably cold spring weather, then this light …

Chocolate Raspberry Macarons

Line three baking sheets with parchment paper; set aside.<p>Place egg whites in mixer's bowl and mix until frothy; gradually pour in the superfine …

Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies

Welcome back to Sally’s Cookie Palooza! Today’s recipe continues my love affair with red velvet desserts. While I’ve made two kinds of red velvet …

Space-Age Gardening: Aquaponics, Hydroponics, and Aeroponics

As we mulch the cutting edge of DIY, what’s the latest in gardening technology? From growing fish to using air instead of soil, here’s a quick guide to three forms of farming science ripe for maker revolution.<p><b>Aquaponics: Leaves + Fish</b><p>Aquaponics grows both fish and plants, utilizing the waste from …

Smoked Bacon Wrapped Onion Rings - Spicy Sriracha Onion Rings

This recipe right here is why Twitter is so magical. One night I was messing around on it and I noticed that one of my twitter buddies Joe posted a …

Cooking

Baked Scotch Eggs

Scotch eggs are essentially boiled eggs wrapped in sausagemeat (bulk sausage), coated in breadcrumbs and fried to perfection. In the UK, they are …

DIY

MOTHER EARTH NEWS EDITORS<p>Follow these plans and diagrams to build your own mini tractor in no time right in your backyard!<p>We made our own rodent …

How To: Make A Kick Butt Resumé | Whitney Blake

<i>It’s no secret that the job market is more competitive than it has ever been. With the sea of recent grads applying everywhere that I am, I know that</i> …

Mecia's Jello Cheesecake

A very nice lady I know brought this deliciously light unbaked cheese cake to a pot luck supper many years ago. I could have easily eatten the whole …

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

Baking

How to Build an Off Grid Air Conditioner: DIY Bucket Air Cooler Instructions

Cool Off! Beat-the-Heat Backyard Treats and Activities

Sizzling hot summer days call for clever ideas that can keep you cool. Make a splash this season with a bucketful of backyard games, frozen treats, and other activities to help beat the awesome heat.<p>Feel the force of ice-cold refreshment -- and keep hands unfrozen -- with these felt cozies. For …