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29 Delicious Grain Bowls That Make Dinner a No-Brainer PIN IT

We get it: At first, a "grain bowl" doesn't sound like the most exciting dinner option. But if you look beyond the image of tasteless "macrobiotic plates" featuring limp broccoli and undercooked rice, you'll see the possibilities are endless--and incredibly tasty.<p>To prove our point, we've rounded …

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12 DIY Curtains—No Sewing Required!

Curtains are such a bother. When they’re the right tone and length, they look great. But if you pick the wrong ones, it’s disastrous. But before you head back to the store for another style, why not just make your own? Don’t worry, you won’t need a sewing machine for these! Get ready for 12 …

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Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Salad

Alright guys, I have got a good one for you…Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Salad.<p>Seriously, this one is going to rock the blog world. Well….at least I think …

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Homemade Goldfish Crackers

There are amazing recipes all over the internets—impressive cakes and cookies, pies galore, delicious pasta dishes, fantastic dinner ideas, and so …

Dinner Tonight: Fried Rice + Miso Salad

Simple fried rice is one of those dishes you eat with your head down, with little or no conversation, and an ice cold beer (not pictured, but highly recommended). Don't be put off by the long list of ingredients -- we're betting that you have most of them in your fridge already. A tangy, salty …

The Ultimate Guide to Winning Your Oscars Betting Pool

Want to turn Oscar gold into your own green? Check out our handy fact sheet listing all the information you need to predict who will on Sunday …

Pineapple Fried Rice

776<p>SHARES<p>The Hawaiian answer to the stir-fry, this dish is exotic, colorful, and bursting with flavor. To fill out the dish with more veggies, add …

Ima's Challah Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> I make challah almost every week. After trying about 5 other recipes, I've …

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Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Even though I have been baking professionally for 30+ years, I have never baked …

How to Make Gorgeous Paper Ranunculi (+ 3 Ways to Use Them!)

Your first thought upon reading this title might be, what the heck are ranunculi? It’s the plural form of ranunculus, one of our favorite flowers… ever! The layered petals are delicate, loaded with color, and pack a major punch in any floral arrangement. So naturally, we decided to make them out of …

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How to Make Homemade Mochi for the Lunar New Year

<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: You don't have to take a trip to the fro-yo store to enjoy fluffy, chewy mochi. Celebrate the Lunar New Year by making a batch at home with help</i> …

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is reprinted with permission from Kim Boyce's Good to the Grain. —Kim …

How to Make Monkey Bread

I like food that’s casual, a bit messy, and fun to eat with your hands—and monkey bread just happens to fit perfectly into all of these categories.<p>If you’ve never had the pleasure, monkey bread is a sweet bread made of little balls of yeasted dough rolled in butter and spiced sugar, then baked in a …

Be Mine: Recipes for our Valentine's Collection

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- so following that lead, we'll be making recipe collections to go alongside those that are in Provisions. Because recipes want to be together, too.??</i><p><i>Today: It's time for red hearts and chocolate samplers. Find something memorable to give, and cook,</i> …

Baked Cauliflower Wings with Black and Bleu Dressing

Wings: we love 'em. Problem is, they're usually chicken. Coming up with a suitable non-processed substitute has been tough, to say the least. Today, …

Green Your Kitchen: Replacing Disposable Plastics

Trade disposable plastic baggies and wraps for these cool, eco-friendly products.<p>30<p>SHARES<p>Abeego Flats Food Wrap, Set of 3<p>I generally feel pretty …

Curried Potatoes with Cauliflower and Peas

58<p>SHARES<p>To make a vegan version of this vegetable curry, substitute vegetable oil for the ghee. Serve with rice and Cucumber …

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Pasta e Ceci 
(Pasta with Chickpeas)

61<p>SHARES<p>A cousin of pasta e fagioli, this cozy soup features chickpeas instead of white beans.<p>6Servings<p>Ingredients<p>1 Tbs. olive oil<br>• 1 medium onion, …

Spaghetti with Lemon and Toasted Walnuts

2.6K<p>SHARES<p>This simple Italian combination is tasty on its own, or it can be filled out with roasted or steamed vegetables.<p>8Servings<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup …

The Top 12 Creative Ways to Fold a Napkin

Not only are the holidays upon us, but they take us straight into awards season, Valentine’s Day, Easter, and more. Given how many dinner parties you are likely be hostessing over the next few months, we thought we’d clue you in on some easy ways to spark an instant conversation the minute your …

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30 DIY Sharpie Projects You Have to Try

You’re about to be drawn into the world of everyone’s favorite permanent marker: Sharpies! And what’s not to love about ‘em? From the variety of bold bright colors to the nearly hundreds of ways to use them to make your world a more wonderful place, Sharpies are the go-to instrument for upgrading …

8 Pieces That Will Change the Way You Hear Music

Put these masterpieces on your playlist and you'll never hear music the same way again.<p>1. “Rhapsody in Blue” by George Gershwin<p>Many musicians draw a …

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3 Healthy Alternatives to Mashed Potatoes

Who doesn’t love mashed potatoes? They’re creamy, buttery, and oh-so-delicious. They’re also usually loaded with milk, butter, and cheese. The result? One big calorie bomb. If you’re looking to lighten up this classic comfort food in time for Turkey Day, we’ve got you covered. Introducing three …

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Build a Chain Reaction with Popsicle or Craft Sticks

Shares 268K<p><b>Did you know that you can build an exploding chain reaction by weaving together popsicle sticks or craft sticks?</b> I saw this post on …

DIY Soy Candle Favors

We’re <i>this</i> close to our final DIY wedding favor project, but fret not. We have another great project in store for you today, and it’s so timely with …

best challah (egg bread)

I only know one Yiddish phrase (well, two, if you can count <i>farshikkert</i>, which is a pretty awesome way to say someone is three sheets to the wind), …

This is the first interesting search engine since Google

It’s hard to build a really new search engine. Microsoft has spent enormous resources trying to convince people that Bing’s search results are just as good as Google’s. Bing has won market share, but not at Google’s expense. Other Google alternatives like DuckDuckGo are growing rapidly because they …

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13 Hacks to Improve Your Google Search

Even the king of all search engines can be throttled up with a few simple tricks.<p>Ever since the Internet's dozens of Web crawlers (AltaVista, …

Classic Applesauce

McIntosh apples make a traditional applesauce, but using a mix of varieties gives dimension. You can stir in up to 3 tablespoons dark-brown sugar, if you like.