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13 DIY Fire Pit Ideas

As the nights get colder we tend to bunk down and light the fire indoors and relax on the couch. However these DIY fire pit ideas can help you get …

sweet potato cake with marshmallow frosting

I hope you don’t mind me going briefly off-topic here. I know that the holiday week demands exclusive chatter about giblets and squash and all the …

cheese blintz

Today, it’s time to correct one of the greatest oversights of the last 7.5 years on this website — sorry, no, not the grammar or excesses of commas …

garlicky party bread with cheese and herbs

My mother’s standard party donation is a boule of pumpernickel bread with the center scooped out and filled with a spinach dip that includes water …

sizzling chicken fajitas

Fortunately, for like nutritional balance and all that boring grown-up stuff, we did not entirely subsist on double-chocolate banana bread for the …

whole-grain cinnamon swirl bread

A couple weeks ago, when we lamented the fact that the people who raised us and claimed to love us still didn’t find it in their hearts to provide us …

avocado cup salads, two ways

I have the most boring thing, ever, to tell you today (and clearly it’s not “how to write an enticing lede”): I tried not to eat bread for a couple …

fresh spinach pasta

I had the strangest weekend. My husband went to New Orleans for a bachelor party and my in-laws insisted upon watching my son for one of the nights …

carrot salad with tahini and crisped chickpeas

I have been gushing in the margins about David Lebovitz’s carrot salad (pardon! <i>salade de carottes râpées</i>) since I made it for the first time four …

nancy’s chopped salad

When it comes to meal salads, I feel pretty much everything you need to know is summed up by one of my favorite commercials of all time, which …

valerie’s french chocolate cake

My friend Valerie makes one chocolate cake. No, I don’t mean one chocolate cake for school birthday cupcakes and one for grown-up dinner parties, one …

frozen coconut limeade

I understand this to be mostly a Northern Colombian drink, though I’d be happy to go investigate this in person if it is necessary to maintain the …

New post! Chocolate Espresso Custard is a sweet treat for hot summer days. http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/chocolate-espresso-custard.html

Mecia's Jello Cheesecake

A very nice lady I know brought this deliciously light unbaked cheese cake to a pot luck supper many years ago. I could have easily eatten the whole …

Tuesday Things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 22, 2014 50<p>1. I’m currently obsessed with the idea of painting thick mint strips on my wall. I can’t even paint on a piece of …

Party Favor – Gum Ball Necklace

This gum ball necklace is a fantastic alternative to a traditional lolly favor bag. Obviously it is suitable for older children due to choking …

ICYMI this week's new recipes include a flawless grilled cheese sandwich, a freekah grain salad, and pita pockets: http://thekitc.hn/1fXTHaq

Now THIS is the best way to keep chopped fruit from turning brown: http://thekitc.hn/1a9MFsE Do you know have any other tips?

Broiled Tilapia with Tomato Caper Sauce

posted <b>March 17, 2009</b> by <b>Gina</b><p>I try to eat fish twice a week because of the health benefits. This is one of my favorite ways to eat fish. This is a …

These cookies are whale cute!

January 28, 2014<p>Oh my gosh… I love how these cookies turned out. I’ve been wanting to make little whales for about a month now. It started with a …

Dessert

God Updates

Take care of those skeins! Learn a few tricks to safely storing your yarn here >> http://bit.ly/1cIR8S4

Bon Appétit's Holiday Cookie Tips

<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: Alison Roman, the senior associate food editor of Bon Appétit</i><i>, shares her holiday cookie strategies.</i><p>If you’re like me, by the start of holiday season …

How To Make Ginger Ale - Sweetened Naturally

<b>When I was younger</b>, I never understood why people enjoyed ginger ale. I thought it had a funky taste and I didn’t appreciate the overly-enthusiastic …

How to Make a Fire Tornado

NightHawkInLight demonstrates how to make a fire tornado using cotton, alcohol, and a waste basket in this video. He also experiments with a …

Tornadoes

Hot Ginger Toddy

Intro<p>It’s interesting to me how we all respond differently to recipes. For me there’s a physical reaction when I come across a recipe that I can’t …

Night time Weightloss Smothie

According to Dr OZ a few cherries can make a big difference. This sleeping smoothie as it is called is sweeping across the internet.<p><b>Ingredients</b><br>1 cup …