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How To Rock 4 Awesome Vintage 'Dos

Whenever we're blasting our hair with turbo-powered blowdryers or yanking at our locks with technologically savvy flat irons, we can't help but think …

Hair

34 Cool and Modern DIY Concrete Projects

Concrete is, believe it or not, a very versatile material. It’s not used just in big projects and buildings but also for smaller, DIY projects. You …

Dinner Tonight: Coconut-Lime Pork Tacos + Guacamole Quinoa

There's no such thing as Roasted Chicken Night or Big Hearty Salad Night (and maybe there should be...), but thank the Powers That Be someone has deemed tacos <i>special</i>. So special, they have their very own night -- which brings us to Dinner Tonight. There's something about putting spicy, meat-y …

Quinoa

Chopped Parsley Salad with Quinoa, Comte + Pumpkin Seeds

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: A game-changing trick for quinoa salad.</i><p>Take it from a cook who’s made her fair share of grain salads: this one’s a little bit different, maybe a bit more special, …

Quinoa

6 Uses for an Ice Cube Tray

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Our favorite ways to get the most out of our ice cube trays.</i><p>Freezer storage is an essential tool for any cook: It makes your kitchen (and your freezer) …

Kitchens

Make Apple Jam—It's Better Than Apple Sauce

Why apple jam is better than apple sauce (and pretty much everything else you make with apples in the fall) and how to make it<p><i>Fresh fruits and vegetables are the joys of spring and summer, but they don’t last forever. Unless, that is, you know the tricks to keeping them around. And you can learn</i> …

Food Preservation

Pretzel Challah

<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: Molly Yeh from my name is yeh shares the secret to fusing two of our favorite breads: pretzels and challah.</i><p>I like my challah like I like my …

Baking

9 Tea-Filled Recipes

There's something about tea that just feels fancy. Perhaps it's due to ceremony, or history, or etiquette, or those adorably tiny sandwiches served alongside. Or maybe it's about ritual. The whistle of the kettle, the dunking of the tea bag (or, if you're really fancy, this), the addition of lemon …

Tea

Too Many Cooks: Our Morning Caffeine Rituals

<i>You'll be hearing from the staff at Food52 in Too Many Cooks, our group column in which we pool our answers to questions about food, cooking, life, and more.</i><p>We have complex relationships with caffeine (or the lack thereof). For some it borders on obsession; others maintain a looser tie. Most in our …

Coffee

A Grilled Cheese + Tomato Soup Party

<i>Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw is throwing</i> <i>no-stress weeknight parties for anyone, anytime, and (almost) every kitchen. You're invited.</i><p><i>Today: Grilled cheese and tomato soup, all done up for dinner.</i><p>There are a lot of things to say about grilled cheese and tomato soup.<p>I could tell you what a …

grilled cheese

Weeknight Pasta + Dark 'n Stormy

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: A weeknight meal with the potential to become an impromptu dinner party.</i><p>The leaves are slipping off the trees, the sun is setting …

Cabbage

Chickpea Fries with Yogurt Dipping Sauce

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p><i>Today: French fries get sexy.</i><p>WHO: Justforlicks lives in California and writes over at the website justforlicks.com.<p>WHAT: Your …

French Fries

Honey Pumpkin Biscuits

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is here.</i><p><i>Today: If you're going to stray from a traditional buttermilk biscuit, this is the way to do it.</i><p>I’m a buttermilk …

Breakfast

Robicelli's Dom DeLuise Cupcakes

<i>All this week, our friends Allison and Matt from Robicelli's will be sharing recipes from their cookbook Robicell's: A Love Story, with Cupcakes, answering our questions, and giving away a book every day.</i><p><i>Today: The story of how the Robicellis fell for each other -- thanks, in part, to cannoli.</i><p>The …

Dessert