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60 Thoughtful DIY Christmas Gift Ideas for Everyone On Your List

Aside from parties and family reunions, a good chunk of the holiday season is made up of gift shopping. As if trying to find something inexpensive but thoughtful wasn’t hard enough, stepping foot in a mall during the holidays is chaos alone. So save yourself the trip (and your sanity) this year …

Chemicals

Household Chores Checklist - How To Get Organized At Home Like A Boss

<b>How to Get Organised at Home Like a Boss</b><p>Household chores – DIY or a job for the pros? You may think that cleaning in the home is something that you …

Architects’ Secrets: 10 Ideas to Create Privacy in the Garden

A fence is the obvious choice, but there are many other ways to design for privacy in the garden. We turned to members of the Remodelista + …

49 Underrated Books You Really Need To Read

Under-read, overlooked, and forgotten books that everyone will love.<p>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.<p>Also: Just because you've read one of these doesn't mean everyone has. Stay classy. Yay books!

Some Very Good TED Ed Lessons on Writing to Share with Students

July 12, 2015<br>This week’s Ted Ed list of talks we curated for you revolves around the theme: writer’s workshop. This is basically a playlist prepared …

Education Technology

Meatless Monday: Indian Spice Meets American Speed in 'Vegan Richa's Indian Kitchen'

"I always wonder why people are not comfortable with Indian food," frets Richa Hingle. "It's so delicious." It's richly spiced, deeply nuanced, and above all, slow. "Indian food is about slow and patient."<p>In America, though, we like things fast -- fast pace, fast cars, fast food. Hingle, born in …

Spices

5 New Math Websites for Teachers

May 22, 2015<br>Today we have curated for you this list featuring some new math websites. These are recommendations we have received in the mail in the …

Some Good Educational Web Tools Recommended by Teachers for Teachers

Digital permission slips, forms, and payment collection for K-12 schools (PTAs & daycares too!) Free to use! Easy setup.<p>Convert any PDF file, MS Word …

Education Technology

Vegan Cinnamon Rolls? Yes Please

With ingredients like hemp milk, apple cider vinegar, bourbon and vanilla bean paste this recipe is not only vegan but totally gourmet. Click through for the full recipe.<p>Read More<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on offbeat + inspired

Breakfast

Cinnamon Pull Apart Bread

Dough<p>2 cups warm water<br>• 1/4 cup granulated sugar<br>• 1/4 cup ground flax<br>• 2 tbsp active dry yeast<br>• 2 tsp kosher salt<br>• 1/2 cup pumpkin puree<br>• 1 tbsp canola oil<br>• 1 cup …

Zucchini Pasta with Avocado Pesto

Here at One Ingredient Chef, we’re blurring the lines between pasta and salad. No, this isn’t a “pasta salad” per se, it is more like a salad that …

Food

Comment on Finally—Perfect Vegan Bacon You Can Make At Home by Les

Okay, NOT EXCELLENT, but definately eatible, especially as a BLT. I think I should have perfected a SINGLE BATCH first, rather than trying to …

Food

Perfecting Vegan Mac & Cheese

Earlier this month we were asked to do a stint as judges of a contest — one we did <i>not</i> immediately feel well-qualified for: The Best Vegan Mac & …

Classic Vegan Caesar With Avocado & Chickpeas | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 4 <br>Total time: 15 minutes<p>I rarely put the word “vegan” into a recipe because that would get tedious. But the reason I’m using it now is that I …

Bubble and Squeak Cakes

<b>Served with my coleslaw (cabbage version) and some BBQ sauce on the side. 2013 photo.</b><p>These were absolutely delicious, I initially only tried them to …

15-Minute Creamy Tomato Soup (Vegan) Recipe

Making excellent tomato soup from scratch at home is almost as easy as simply opening a can, and the return on your minor time investment is significant.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided2 cloves garlic, grated on a microplane grater1 small onion, finely sliced …

The Recipe for Ovenly’s Famous Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie, Now With Extra Salty Sweetness

In our experience, peak mouthwatering-ness is generally achieved by some golden ratio of sugar to salt. And though there isn’t a one-size-fits-all algorithm for mixing the sweet and the savory, <b>Erin Patinkin</b> and <b>Agatha Kulaga</b>, the chief bakers behind the beloved Brooklyn bakery Ovenly, are careful to …

Deep Dark Black Bean Soup With Fixins

Jenni added to this week from The Family DinnerCook time: 16 hrs 37 minsIngredients:• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 2 medium onions, chopped<br>• 5 medium cloves …

Onions

Skinny Garlic Fried Rice

Throw it all together and call it dinner? Alrighty then,…<p>I have this thing called green foodsession and it’s not…<p>There’s a battle going on over here. …

Vegan Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

These chewy, coconut oatmeal cookies are bursting with chocolate chips (and they're vegan too!)<p><b>Notes:</b> You can purchase vegan chocolate chips online or look for high quality dark chocolate that doesn't contain dairy or animal products and then chop it into chunks. For example, Dandelion Chocolate's …

Baked Barbecue Tofu Recipe | Tofu for Tofu Haters!

Recipe | Baked Barbecue Tofu (Tofu for Tofu Haters!)<p>You don’t hate tofu.<p>Okay, maybe you hate tofu. It’s possible! But I’m betting that you don’t hate …

Tofu

Tahini Lemon Sauce

2<p>stuffed grape leaves in tahini lemon sauce<p>Get ready to put this sauce on, well, just about everything! I love it with stuffed grape leaves. Try it …

Buffalo Dip Three Ways

Buffalo Dip Three Ways – three different takes on the classic game day favorite – tangy buffalo flavor in a plant based take on the traditional, and …

Vegan Sonic Frito Chili Cheese Wrap

Alright. I admit it. Unemployment sucks balls...except for the part where I get to cook all the time again. I've been plowing through my stack of …

Vegan Hot and Sour Soup Recipe

"Vegan version of the Asian restaurant staple. This soup has been a favorite at KZSU barbeques, and will be sure to please crowds at any potlatch. …

Food & Dining

Vegan Focaccia Tiles

I have sweet memories linked to focaccia bread, to me it's linked to the Adriatic sea and my summer vacations as a child there. I tried the original …

6 Vegan Sweets We Love in New York

Gallery6 Vegan Sweets We Love in New York<p>In the new year, people tend to reassess their diets, deciding to eat more vegetables, finally cut out that gluten, or maybe go vegan. So we set out to see what some of the vegan bakeries in New York are baking up this time of year.<p>Of course, vegan sweets …

Banana For an Egg: Vegan Substitutions for 8 Common Baking Ingredients

Annie Shannon knows all about vegan baking substitutions. The food blogger and author of the upcoming <i>Betty Goes Vegan</i> cookbook spent the last couple …

Breakfast

The Best Vegan Dips, Spreads And Salsas

Vegan dips, spreads and salsas are versatile, nutritious, and delicious!<p>Salsa and guacamole are a great way to use fresh summer ingredients like tomatoes, peppers, cilantro, and corn, and pair perfectly with tortilla chips at cookouts, picnics, and dinner parties.<p>Creamy and nut-based dips and …