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This Indian couple left their city life in Delhi to start an organic farm

A few weeks ago, after an early morning yoga class, I rolled up my mat and headed straight to the farmers’ market. An hour later, groceries in tow, I …

9 Books We’re Reading Right Now

April’s installment of the Cut Book Club includes a popular memoir by television megaboss Shonda Rhimes, a photographer’s tales about growing up in …

MAKE IT/ WALL PLANTERS

i’m excited to be partnering with boots beauty on this DIY post. they have an amazing line of plant-based skin care products that are completely …

Crafting

power-shopping the seed catalogs, with joseph tychonievich

HOW GO THOSE SEED ORDERS, gardeners? I called in expert help to kick off 2016’s edition of my annual Seed [read more…]The post power-shopping the …

Awesome Mediterranean Living Room With Cozy Big Sofa Wood Flooring Floor Pillows Etnic Motif Carpet Wide Wooden Framed Windows

Home » » Awesome-Mediterranean-Living-Room-with-cozy-big-sofa-wood-flooring-floor-pillows-etnic-motif-carpet-wide-wooden-framed-windows » Awesome …

Four Days & Four Drawers Mini Organizing Challenge: DIY Kitchen Utensil Drawer Dividers

Welcome to the end of Four Days & Four Drawers week. This week I was dedicated to accomplish four organized drawers within four days, and once again, …

Colorful DIY Butterfly Crafts & Projects To Make Your Imagination Flutter

Whether you plan to give your office studio a really un […]

13 Books You'll Want to Read Before They Hit the Big Screen

By Emma Volk | Off the Shelf<p>In classic Hollywood style, everything old is new again. They say the book is always better than the movie, but I'm of the mind that nothing's better than experiencing your favorite stories first on the page and again on the big screen. So grab some popcorn, dim the …

How to Make an Amazing Physics Toy With 3 Balls a String

A Sociable Bicycle<p>Farmhouse Play Kitchen<p>PRETEND PLAY - WOODEN FOOD<p>Minecraft Class<p>This one was sold in the netherlands, i found it a few days ago.<p>Wow …

Physics

7 Things I Learned on an Elimination Diet (and How They Still Keep Me Healthy Every Day)

Honestly, I'm totally averse to "diets."<p>I've never put myself on one because I think they often set people up to "fail" because they are not sustainable in the long-term. It's this really sad, vicious cycle of trying to find the next easy way to "get skinny" that ends up making people feel really …

Wood Coasters

Introduction: Wood Coasters<p>Rustic wood coasters made from a fallen tree, when stacked together look like a tree limb. Simple, tidy, and fun!<p>Instead …

5 Things Successful Parents Know About Kids And Money

Teaching kids about money is complicated. We want our kids to be responsible savers, but not greedy hoarders. We want them to be generous and philanthropic, but not naïve and idealistic. We want them to be successful, but thanks to 2,000 plus years of meek-shall-inherit-the-earth messaging from a …

Kids

22 Sweet DIY Cards to Send Your Valentine

With e-cards, tweets and emails swiftly taking over the art of letter and card writing, what’s a crafter to do when Valentine’s Day rolls around? Well, you could go out and purchase a silly or snarky card at your local drugstore. Or, you could design, decorate and write your very own Valentines. …

Homemade water color paints

<b>Your kids will love</b> getting to paint with watercolors that you made right at home! Kids can mix and match to make their paints in any color they can …

How To Make Speakers From Post-Its

Harnessing the power of sound using office supplies<p>On the ground floor of Pioneer Works Center for Arts and Innovation in Brooklyn, New York, a bearded and flanneled trio played gloomy arrhythmic music one Wednesday night. Upstairs, director of education David Sheinkopf taught a class on the …

DIY household cleaners you can make in 5 minutes or less

Pinterest has spoken: DIY cleaners are one of the biggest home trends the visual bookmarking site expects for 2015. And we're here to help you hop on the bandwagon, which is a good idea for more reasons than just being trendy.<p>Not only can DIY cleaners be more cost effective, but they are also free …

How to Car-Camp in the Rain: 11 Lifehacks

Introduction: How to Car-Camp in the Rain: 11 Lifehacks<p>Here are a few simple tricks for car-camping in the rain. Most of these may be well-known to …

Playing With Fire and Facing Death in Savage Park

It was the subtitle of Amy Fusselman's new book, <i>Savage Park</i>, that got my attention: <i>A Meditation on Play, Space, and Risk for Americans Who Are Nervous, Distracted, and Afraid to Die</i>. As a restless American who is tethered to her chirping phone, and who picked Atul Gawande's <i>Being Mortal</i> (for all the …

20 New Classics Every Child Should Own

Last week Time published its 100 Best Children's Books of All Time, and a companion list, The 100 Best Young Adult Books of All Time. As the children's book buyer for an independent bookstore and reviewer of children's fiction, several of my friends, family members and colleagues posted the link to …

How to Make Ghee

I make homemade ghee from good butter every few weeks. It's a process I enjoy, and it yields one of my favorite cooking mediums. For those of you who …

Green Juice

Everyone should have a green juice recipe in their repertoire, and this one is a ringer. Its heart and soul is straight green, not at all sweet, with …

Spicy Chickpea and Bulgur Soup

I'm deep in the middle of a streak where I cook primarily from other people's cookbooks. Every now and then it's a groove I fall into, sometimes …

Beet Caviar

I'm lucky to be the occasional recipient of Josey Baker experimentations. The other day Josey handed me a still-hot loaf of 100% einkorn bread - …

Coconut Quinoa Bowl Recipe - 101 Cookbooks

I'm looking at the photo I'm posting here, and realizing it looks like a good number of quinoa bowls I've posted in the past. But the photo doesn't …

Quinoa

101 Cookbooks Healthy Recipes

Welcome to my cooking site! I’ve written and highlighted more than 700 vegetarian recipes here over the past decade and hope you find something …

A Simple Carrot Soup Recipe - 101 Cookbooks

You are looking at the simplest of carrot soups. One I love, in part, because it's an example of how a beautiful meal can come together with a bit of …