Prakriti Vaswani

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mulled wine crumble bars + The Curated Cookie Platter

Hello dearest friends. I have a few super exciting announcements. The first is that the extra special holiday project I’ve been working on is finally …

Meyer Lemon Curd Thumbprint Cookies

When my kitchen is full of lemons, I always make up a fresh batch of lemon curd. I am particularly partial to Meyer lemon curd. Meyer lemons are less …

Baking Bites’ Top 10 Recipes of 2013

I always look forward to a new year after Christmas because I like the idea of starting fresh, not just because I like to stay up late to watch …

The Great Barrier Reef we stand to lose – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/19/great-barrier-reef-in-pictures<p>720<p>As the UN pressures Australia to better protect the reef, …

Banana Pudding Recipe on Food52

• 2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons cornstarch<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• Pinch kosher salt<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 2 cups milk<br>• 1 vanilla pod<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 2 cups heavy cream<br>• 50 Nilla wafers (please, no substitutes here!)<br>• 6 large, ripe bananas<br>• 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg, plus more for garnish<p>To make the pudding: …

Baking

18 Natural Remedies For Headaches: http://www.herbs-info.com/blog/18-natural-remedies-for-headaches/ This is a great list of natural, non-toxic alternatives to over-the-counter headache medications, which may even do more harm than good! Please share with anyone you think may benefit.

How stress affects the body See also-- http://www.realfarmacy.com/is-psychological-stress-causing-all-of-your-health-ailments/

How to Make Any Baked Eggs in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Easy going, customizable eggs in 5 steps.</i><p>When it comes to eggs, everyone has a back-pocket technique. Hard …

Breakfast

Recipe Of The Day: Sweet Rolls

When it comes to breakfast pastry, we have definitely got a lot of options. From muffins (the morning cupcake) to croissants to donuts, we're not lacking with our bread-y breakfast choices. And just to make morning options a little more plentiful, we'd like to introduce you to the raspberry sweet …

Top 10 Immune Boosting Herbs: http://www.herbs-info.com/immune-boosting-herbs.html Some great herbs in this list, click the link to see what they are and please share!

Quinoa with Tomatoes, Cucumber & Fresh Herbs | Williams-Sonoma Taste

The trio of green onion, parsley and mint, along with succulent vegetables, brings verdant color and a bold herbal taste to this summery salad. Inspired by traditional Middle Eastern tabbouleh, here protein-rich quinoa stands in for the traditional bulgur.<p><b>Quinoa with Tomatoes, Cucumber & Fresh Herbs</b><p>…

6 Delicious DIY Iced Drinks to Keep You from Melting This Summer

It's already shaping up to be a sizzling hot summer, and staying well-hydrated during these warmest of months is absolutely essential for your health …

Your Mass is NOT From the Higgs Boson

10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …

Cities Of The Future, Built By Drones, Bacteria, And 3-D Printers

As scientists make huge strides in robotics, natural building materials, and new construction methods, our urban architecture could take on a much different form than the rigid construction we’re used to.<p>Editor’s Note<p>This is part of our Futurist Forum series, where we’ve been exploring what the …

Social Enterprises Must Move Beyond Purpose

Now that every marketing campaign involves a slice of giving back, what can businesses for good do to set themselves apart?<p>Once upon a time, it was easy for a social enterprise to stand out and get noticed. Early entrants to the space were rewarded handsomely with attention and accolades because of …

Innovation

How Shell Is Fostering Innovation With Meditation

A chemical engineer named Mandar Apte has created a program within the oil company to teach yoga and breathing techniques as a way to inspire creativity.<p>Editor’s Note<p>We’ll be profiling the four winners of Ashoka’s League Of Intrapreneurship Awards. This is the first installment.<p>You’ve met them …