Jassy DeMetz

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Bright and Colorful

Your brightest, most colorful Instagram photos are fit for a museum: You've used every color of the rainbow to transform market hauls, freshly blended juices, and bento box meals into bona fide still lifes. Since we don't have a Food52 museum (yet), we've rounded up your most artistic pieces here, …

Why I Feed My Kids Organic Vegetables—and Processed Candy

Yes—you should feed your kids vegetables and healthy food. But a little indulgence should never be a bad thing.<p>As far as I’m concerned, <b>parenting is a series of well-informed but ultimately arbitrary decisions</b>. At least, that’s how I've approached my kids' relationship to food. It’s not that we …

An Electronic Work Bench with Storage

Tempel is a unique electrician’s work bench that also has plenty of storage. It has a vintage look, inspired by old writing desks, but underneath …

23 Green Recipes for Earth Day

For Earth Day, we've rounded up 23 of our favorite recipes that are vividly, verdantly green.<p>It's Earth Day! In honor of Mother Nature, here are 23 recipes that are vividly, verdantly green.

Cooking

Wrought Iron, Except It's Not.

Before I start talking about this awesome project, I have to give some props to the blogger who inspired it. Her name is Suzy. She has a sitcom. I …

DIY Shelving Unit: 2 Ways

Sometimes you need a little extra storage in a room. Going vertical can help maximize space but it can be hard to find a bookshelf or cart in the …

Button Up Your Heart!

<i>*Featured on Craft Gossip, craftgawker, Totally Green Crafts and The North End Loft!*</i><p><b>Supplies:</b><p>(1) Frame (smaller than 12" x 12")<p>12" x 12" Black …

Organize Yourself: DIY Geometric Patterned Trays

We love geometric designs — that’s no secret. From Clay Geode Necklaces to Geometric Lighting, we can’t get enough of this shapely trend. For today’s bit of geometric decor, we took inspiration from this piece of Geometric Wall Art on Anunk Blog (the post is in Czech!) but decided to take a more …

This is how you cook perfect, wonderful beans in the slow cooker: http://thekitc.hn/1fVjFL6

How Do I get Enough Vitamins?

Bringing Up Vegan Children

Add a little spice to your Wednesday night with this Fenugreek & Chickpea Biryani with a side of Bombay Spiced Potatoes and a Wilted Spinach & Roasted Cherry Tomato Curry Sauce. http://myinspiration.tv/fenugreek-chickpea-biryani-with-a-side-of-bombay-spiced-potatoes-and-a-wilted-spinach-roasted-cherry-tomato-curry-sauce/

Pita Quesadillas with Cilantro Hummus: There’s no need for cheese when you use cilantro-laced hummus to hold pita quesadillas together. Serve with salsa. http://www.vegetariantimes.com/recipe/pita-quesadillas-with-cilantro-hummus/

We might have to change it to how-gorgeous-is-this-Wednesdays :) http://ruffledblog.com/ruffled_galleries/georgia-oak-tree-elopement/georgia-oak-tree-elopement-26/ photo by Glass Jar Photography

Discover The Best Spice Blend For Vegetables

This spicy, savory mix elevates the taste of anything you shake it on<p>Here’s something you’ll never see in a professional chef’s kitchen: plastic shakers of store-bought spice mixes. You’ve likely seen commercials for these steak seasonings, rubs, or herb blends. Maybe you’ve even purchased a …

Butterscotch Pie with Curry Crust

8 Servings<p>Curry crust? Trust us: This lightly spiced crumb will win Best in Show. If you want to take it even further, add a teaspoon of toasted crushed cumin seeds, too.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>curry crumb crust<p>1 teaspoon fennel seeds<p>8 oz. vanilla wafer cookies<p>2 tablespoons all-purpose flour<p>2 …

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DIY Peppermint Hot Fudge

From teachers, mailmen, neighbors and friends; everyone appreciates a little something sweet and thoughtful during the holidays. Here’s a delicious …

Single Serving Pie in a Jar

Step 1: Pie Dough<br>The first thing you’ll need is dough. You can use any pie dough you like. Here’s a great tutorial on making a basic crust. That …

The 3rd Annual Atlanta Mini Maker Faire: This Saturday!

When I was in school the end of May and September were especially painful times — I’d stare at this blog with envy as it filled with photos and video from the Bay Area and New York Maker Faires. I knew I wouldn’t be able to make it to a show until I graduated, since I was either in school or …

The Best YouTube Channel for Slow Cookers: Cooking with Phyllis

Step up your slow cooker game with this relatively new channel on YouTube called "Cooking with Phyllis". Phyllis Pellman Good is the co-author of the …

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Vegetables Korma: The only nontraditional thing about this quick Indian dish is the frozen vegetables. To make it vegan, substitute light coconut milk for the evaporated milk or heavy cream. http://www.vegetariantimes.com/recipe/vegetables-korma/

Unleash the power of your slow cooker with these 10 surprising recipes – cheesecake! brownies!: http://thekitc.hn/1gzh6iW

The Best Scrambled Egg Recipes You'll Ever Make (PHOTOS)

Among omelettes, Eggs Benedict and fried eggs, one of the most classically comforting egg preparations is good old scrambled eggs. This classic method can be cast off when they're overdone and rubberized, but when done right, a good scrambled egg can be the hero of brunch.<p>Whether you're looking to …

Pumpkin Muffins

Here's the plain truth: making a quick bread takes too long in the oven (50 minutes!). If I'm going to bake something, I want it fast. Therefore, I always make quick breads and muffins in my tiny cupcake tin, making them just the right size to eat three -- which is still less calories than eating …

Breakfast

Think Like a Caterer: Expert Advice for Hosting a Stress-Free, Stylish Party

My friend Lydia Ellison Howerton is one of those hostesses who always makes it look easy. And no wonder — as a private chef and caterer, she plans …

Living Rooms

Comfort food doesn't have to mean heavy and cheesy. RECIPE: Lamb Korma - http://thekitc.hn/1fSUWXJ

Parsley, Kale, and Berry Smoothie

2 Servings<p>Parsley can reinvigorate your cooking--and your health.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup (packed) flat-leaf parsley (leaves and stems)<p>4 kale leaves (center ribs removed)<p>1 cup frozen organic berries (such as strawberries or raspberries)<p>1 banana (cut into pieces)<p>1 teaspoon ground …

Another rare 'sea monster' lands in California: a 15-foot saber-toothed whale

Oh, Jules Verne or Peter Benchley, where are you, great writers of deep-sea monsters?<p>For the second time this week, Southern California has seen a rare sea beast washed ashore, far from home waters.<p>This time, it's a saber-toothed whale, better known to live in deep Alaskan waters than in the warm …