Jesse L-V

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Sunday Brunch: Maple Pecan Crêpes

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>With maple and pecans cooked with brown sugar, these crêpes are …

Miso-Marinated Flat Iron Steak with Yuzu Kosho

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A case for yuzu kosho, and the steak to put it on.</i><p>Don't get mad -- I'd like you to buy yuzu kosho. I am sorry about this, but this condiment, fashioned from chili …

Preserved: Raspberry Lime Chia Jam

I meant to do a cleanse when 2014 rolled around, I really did. But when December actually clicked over to January, I still had a house full of Christmas cookies. Since throwing away perfectly good cookies just for the sake of clearing the decks seemed somehow sacrilegious, well, I didn't cleanse. I …

Macaron Parlour Upgrades the Brownie Bar

Macaron Parlour has been on quite a hot streak lately. First, their year-old S'mores Doughnut went viral for a brief spell, netting the small bakery mentions on Good Morning America, Fox and Friends, and the <i>New York Post</i>. And if that weren't enough, they recently announced plans for a second shop …

How to Make Apple Pâte de Fruits at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Ashley Rodriguez from Not Without Salt makes an apple p</i>â<i>te de fruit (a fancy French term for jelly candy) that feels at home on dessert platters</i> …

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DIY Toasted Almond Fortune Cookies

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: A nutty take on fortune cookies that you can make at home and fill with your own fortunes.</i><p>Everybody should spend at least one week of their lives making dumplings. Over …

Tutorial: Recycled denim basket

Beth from Renegade Seamstress shares a tutorial over at eHow showing how to make a recycled denim basket, with no sewing required. The entire basket …

'A Casarella

Not long ago, while browsing the internet, I came across a brilliant storage solution. (Pinned here.) I happen to be a huge fan of brilliant storage …

Unique Vintage-Inspired Wall Art & Decor

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Leather Tool Roll DIY

Make the perfect gift for the handyman in your life. Easy instructions for sewing with leather included.<p>500<p>2435

Forget Florets: Roast the Whole Darn Cauliflower!

Roasted cauliflower? Been there, done that. But roasting a whole head of cauliflower? Now we've got your attention.<p>Roasted cauliflower? Been there, done that. But roasting a whole head of cauliflower? Now we've got your attention. This recipe has you slathering cauliflower in a spicy yogurt …

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16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Slow Cookers

How the experts use salt in their cooking – and why

Ferran Adrià once declared salt "the only product that changes cuisine". This is because, as he and all seasoned cooks know, sodium chloride not only adds saltiness, which human beings innately adore (because we need it to live), but it also skews the overall flavour to positive effect. It makes …

Clever And Space-Saving Beds Which You Can Slide Away and Hide

A bed is a large and robust piece of furniture, no matter now sleek and sophisticated its design may be. This means that they occupy lots of floor …

Lentils and Brown Rice Make a Serious Power Couple

A perfect protein, Lebanese mujadarra combines lentils and brown rice for a super healthy side dish.<p>The Mediterranean diet gets a lot of hype, and while we're all for whole grains and rich olive oil, let's not let Italy and Greece hog the spotlight. Direct your attention just a little bit east, …

Making Dessert Vegan: Chia Seed Pudding

With chia seed pudding, all you need is your ingredients and a jar -- no cooking required! Simply mix your ingredients together, and let it sit in the refrigerator overnight.<p>Julia is known for her healthy, balanced approach to all kinds of recipes, vegetarian and meat alike, on her blog, The …

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From the Blender: The Maine Squeeze (Blueberry, Oat, and Ginger Smoothie)

Remember those summer mornings of childhood in Maine? The tiny wild blueberries you just picked are warm from the sun. Your mom calls you inside, rips your morning's haul right out of your little berry stained mitts, and turns it into something blue and slurpy, sweet and filling. It almost feels …

Dinner Tonight: Tuxedo Chili + Buttermilk Bacon Grease Cornbread

Chances are, on the nights that you crave chili, you also crave cornbread. And if you crave cornbread, you probably want the best, no-nonsense cornbread, the kind crisped up in a cast iron skillet, and with bacon grease as the fat component. (If you haven't tried this yet, now is the perfect time …

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One-Pot Wonders: Barley With Kale and Eggs

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I have to admit that this recipe came out of a clean-the-fridge-and-pantry evening, where I had an excess of half-used grains and some duck eggs from a pizza extravaganza a few nights before. But making it again and for this …

How to Make Sweet Potato Caramel

When we heard this thick homemade caramel sauce had only one ingredient, we didn't believe it.<p><i>Bon Appetit</i><p>When Brad Leone, our test kitchen assistant, told us that his thick homemade caramel sauce had only one ingredient, we didn't believe him. Because, of course, he was LYING. It has two …

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Keep Your Teeth Happy with a Crunchy Little Guac

Add crunch to your guacamole with a surprise ingredient: celery<p>Guacamole is practically perfect, but if we're being picky, maybe, <i>maybe</i> we could make one tiny suggestion: the creamy dip needs a crunchy counterpoint, fer crying out loud. Yes, obviously tortilla chips can serve as both scoop and …

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

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The RunnerDuck Strawberry Planter Tree, step by step instructions.

Depending on how accurate you were at making your cuts and assembly last week, will have a lot to do with how well the shelves will fit.<p>You will need …

Liquorice beets with cheese and caramelised oats recipe

Diana Henry makes her version of a beetroot and liquorice recipe from Forettabarinn restaurant in Reykjavik, Iceland<p>This is based on a dish I ate at Forréttabarinn, a restaurant in Reykjavík. They use an Icelandic cheese that is like a cross between goat’s cheese and feta. If you can’t find beets …

Slow-Cooker Pho With Eye of Round Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Supper: Slow Cooker Pho With Eye of Round</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Soup:</b>2 1/2 pounds oxtails1/2 white onion3” piece fresh ginger, peeled2 cinnamon sticks2 teaspoons coriander seeds1 teaspoon fennel seeds5 whole star anise5 whole cloves1 whole cardamom pod9 cups of water1 1/2 tablespoons …

Old ingredient, new trick! Turn lentils into gravy: http://thekitc.hn/1irXZFb

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