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SUPER HEALTHY CLEAN Cookie Dough Recipe by RawManda

Author: Amanda Le<p>Serves: 16-20 balls<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 cups gluten-free rolled oats<br>• 10 medjool dates<br>• 5 tablespoons water<br>• 3 tablespoons shredded coconut<br>• 2 …

18 Spring DIY Projects! go ==> ...#6 is Adorable! Those cute bunny buns go perfect over a fireplace <3 <3 <3 ~Linda

DIY Puffy Paint! instructions ==> This stuff is so cool and I can't wait to try this with the kiddos. Make your creation and then microwave it and watch it "puff"... so fun! ~Linda

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Everything You've Wanted to Know About Airplane Food

There is an undeniable excitement in the air when the airplane meal service begins. What will this glorified TV dinner bring? Will I get a white bun or whole wheat? Call it boredom, call it what you will, but the blissful moment when the oversized trolley parks in front of you is a sacred …

Old ingredient, new trick! Use broccoli as breadcrumbs (weird, but genius):

A Taste of Bangkok


21 Geeky Facts You Might Not Know About Beer, Explained By Physics

The Institute of Physics is running a campaign showing how physics affects your beer. Take notes, there will be an exam in the pub on Friday.

North Korean gulags 'expanding', satellite images show

Amnesty International report says beatings and executions common, with testimony from former guards who watched inmates dig their own graves<p><b>North Korea's</b> largest gulag appears to be expanding its population, according to satellite images released by Amnesty International.<p>An Amnesty report included …

DIY Projects & Crafts

Shelf Life

Cover the bottom of a jar with gravel, then add 1/4 inch of ground charcoal. Mix 2 parts potting soil, 2 parts peat, and 1 part builder's sand; add to jar.<p>Dig small holes for plants, such as sweet flag or Chinese elm. Spray completely with water before putting on lid. The terrarium should retain …

Pedestal Dishes

It's not just cake that deserves to be put on a pedestal. Using dishes you already own and flea market finds, you can build footed dishes in various styles that rise to many different occasions.<p>To create a whimsical granny-chic pedestal stand, glue a tchotchke to a gold-trimmed or floral-patterned …

Flea Markets

Knitting and Crocheting Projects

The braided, ropelike cable is much easier to stitch than it appears. Basically, you knit as usual but hold a few stitches in reserve on a cable needle until you need them.<p>How to Knit Cabled Mittens<br>How to Knit a Cabled Headband


Roasted Carrot Soup Recipe on Food52

Bake the Book: Peanut Butter and Jam Bars

Nearly everyone has a childhood memory involving peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. <i>One Bowl Baking</i> taps into that nostalgia, turning it into snack bars that can be made almost as quickly as a PB&J. Here, the crust and crumb topping is made with peanut butter and swirls of black currant jam are …

10 hot & boozy drinks to get cozy with this winter:

All you need to make truly incredible limoncello are some good lemons, a bottle of stiff vodka, and just a little patience:

We each have a secret love for the tools that make our cooking lives a little easier. 10 actually useful cooking gadgets:

23 Excellent Reasons To Drink More Wine

Like you need convincing. But here goes.

To make these classic seven layer bars gift-worthy — and even more amazing — they are shrunk down into irresistible chocolate truffle form. RECIPE - "Seven Layer" Chocolate Truffles:

8 things Kitchn contributor Emily Ho learned about cooking without gluten, dairy, nuts & sugar: