Dina Donaldson

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I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Chickpeas

This Garlicky Chicken with Mozzarella Is a Dinner Dream

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.<p>…

Cooking

19 Healthy Recipes You'll Actually Want To Eat

Meals that make eating healthy seriously easy...and tasty.

Healthy Eating

High Protein Breakfast Ideas For Weight Loss - Protein Rich Breakfasts That Can Help You Lose Weight | Women's Health

34 Easy High-Protein Breakfasts That'll Help You Lose Weight<p>Jumpstart your results with the right breakfast.<p>Getty Images<p>Eat breakfast. Eat protein. If you're trying to lose weight—or just eat and live a bit healthier—those are two tips you shouldn't ignore. And, if you combine them by starting each …

Stabbing vs. Sewing: Two Methods for Hand Embroidery

Sometimes you will hear about the stabbing method or the sewing method when working embroidery stitches. In fact, many of the stitch tutorials here …

diy ombre pom pom christmas tree

Deck the halls with boughs of pom poms – tra la la la la la la la la.I think it’s generally agreed across the board that a Christmas tree is a fairly …

Crafting

Pie + DIYs : Farmgirl Flowers Teaches Us How to Make a Wreath for the Holidays

<i>Welcome to another episode of Pies + DIYs — the Facebook Live where we complete DIYs while eating pie. Tune in every week to see what DIY we will tackle next.</i><p>This week on Pies + DIYs I was joined by my friend Christina from Farmgirl Flowers. Farmgirl Flowers is a San Francisco-based floral delivery …

19 Breakfast Soups (Yes, Really!) for Cold Mornings

Don’t wrinkle your nose at the idea just yet. From miso in Japan and mohinga in Burma to lablabi in Turkey and blueberry soup in Sweden, cultures …

23 DIY Snow Globes – Make Your Own Mini Winter Wonderland!

This post originally appeared on AKA Design I absolutely adore snow globes! But only the really cute ones, not the ugly, cheesy ones. That's why I …

Christmas Trees

13 Egg Hacks We Swear By Because We've Tried Them

Let's get cracking.

The One Thing I Do for a Week of Healthy Eating

Fall is the time of year when things get busy — really, really busy. At first, I embrace it, especially if I've had a good, properly lazy summer. …

Food

9 Speedy Suppers For The Hangry Family

On those crazy weeknights when your “starving” family is about to snap, you need to whip up a satisfying meal — stat! From Southwestern sliders to cashew chicken, these quick dinners are guaranteed to return your hangry family to its normally happy disposition.<p>1. Southwestern Sliders<p>These …

The simple mistake we've all been making with roast potatoes - and how to get them just right

This one is going to upset some people. Everyone likes to think they do a mean roast and nothing beats your mum’s Sunday dinner.<p>But, let’s face it, …

Bake Scrambled Eggs in Mason Jars for a Portable Breakfast All Week

Welcome back to Sunday Sustenance, the weekly column of simple, delicious meals for the laziest of weekdays. Sunday seems to be the day most of us …

Breakfast

17 High-Protein Lunches You Don't Need to Reheat at Work or School

While meal-prepped chicken and rice or last night's healthy pasta dish <i>sound</i> like great packed lunches in theory, they're considerably less appealing …

5 simple steps to lose body fat - TODAY.com

Most of us are trying to lose a little (or a lot) of weight. We know veggies are low in calories and high in fiber, and that your favorite grass-fed beef burger is packed with protein. But you still may be wondering how to put all this healthy goodness together to lose body fat. Here are five tips …

6 no-bloat breakfast recipes full of gut-boosting benefits

You’ve got your day all planned out: morning yoga, major work meeting, followed by a dance party with friends. But then your breakfast lands in your …

Wellness

How To Blanch And Freeze Sweet Corn

Now you can enjoy summer's harvest all winter long.<p>There's nothing like the taste of <b>fresh sweet corn</b> you've grown yourself, or gotten from a good …

Breakfast-for-Dinner Is My Favorite Lazy Comfort Food

I love eggs. They're cheap, they're healthy, and there are so many ways to get creative with them that don't take a ton of time or attention. The …

Breakfast

How to Properly Plant a Flower Bag in Your Garden

01 of 08<p>What You'll Need To Make a Flower Bag<p>Flower bag<br>• Potting soil<br>• Fertilizer, if your potting soil doesn't have it already<br>• 12 small plants<br>• 2 …

Yes, Sandwiches Can Be Healthy—Here Are 10 That Get Me Through the Week

I know it might seem crazy to say that sandwiches are underrated. They're indisputably a classic, rightfully beloved by kids and adults alike. They …

The Fried Chicken Festival In New Orleans Is Back!

ESSENCE Festival isn't the only "lituation" in NOLA.<p>Happy National Fried Chicken Day!<p>Calling all foodies willing to travel for a one-of-a-kind bite. …

This fruit and cheese dessert is unexpectedly luscious — and healthful

A plate of fresh fruit and cheese is a delightful way to cap off a summer meal. But add some heat, honey and herbs to that basic pairing and you wind up with a sensuous, out-of-the-ordinary dessert that has a real wow factor.<p>In the accompanying recipe, the heat of the grill warms ripe plum halves …

Stonefruit

DIY Bathroom Vanity Ideas Perfect For Repurposers

A bathroom vanity isn’t exactly a complex piece of furniture so you could safety assume that you might be able to build one yourself. The easiest …

Interior Design

Merry Word Art Embroidery Pattern

Preparing the Pattern<p>To prepare the <i>merry</i> embroidery pattern, download and print the JPG at whatever size you want.<p>Use your favorite transfer method …

Make a Super Bomb Onion Dip Without a Mix

Bringing chips and dip to an outdoor, food-centric gathering might seem like a bit of a cop-out—but, if you make the dip yourself, you just may be …

FREE Sashiko Embroidery Patterns - Set 1

01 of 10<p>Eight FREE Sashiko Patterns to Stitch - Set 1<p>Sashiko is a form of Japanese folk embroidery using a form of the running stitch to create a …

5 slimming spreads to spice up your sandwich

Tired of the same old boring sandwich? Spice things up with these five slim and scrumptious spreads. Packed with exciting flavor profiles, they’re each simple to make and contain no more than 35 calories per tablespoon. The best part? They’ll add delicious zing to any meal without sabotaging your …

Top 10 Washington Post Food recipes of the month

It looks like many eggs were cracked in the making of readers’ most-viewed recipes online for May. Dig in!<p>Dan Barber’s Scrambled Eggs. These are soft and luxurious — a “game changer” for the American chef.<p>2. Grilled Corn Four Ways. Try it husk-on, foil-wrapped, smoked or basic/bare.<p>3. Curried …

Top 10

Want pork that packs a punch? These 8 recipes will do the trick.

Americans are eating more pork these days. From the Recipe Finder, here are eight ways to prepare it. We’ve got quick weeknight options plus a few slower preparations ideal for a leisurely weekend.<p><i>[One of these 10 quick sauces can rescue a boring plate]</i><p>Cast-Iron Pork Tenderloin With Blackberry …

Cooking