The angle: Curious or blissful, nutty or nostalgic, heartbroken or a bit tipsy — you pick your mood and Ample Hills has an ice cream to match.
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This week, it's been pretty cold and there's been very little action in the growing department. I've taken the opportunity to label the garden.
Lentil and Mushroom "Meatballs" – Cookie + Kate I've been noticing vegetables, beans, and seeds taking the place of meat and pasta in interesting and often sneaky ways.
Open Slideshow Fennel is a vegetable with a lot going for it. It's crunchy and sweet when tossed raw into a salad, or silky and toothsome with slow-cooked with a braise.
Recently a friend and I were discussing how much we have grown to appreciate store-bought spice blends.
Open Slideshow For the budget-minded shopper, Swedish superstore IKEA offers a treasure hoard of inexpensive basics.
A couple of weeks back, when we kicked off our coverage of gin at the 9-Bottle Bar, we looked into a few of the prevailing, historically established styles of this centuries-old spirit.
Open Slideshow Who cooks and eats here: Steven Soria of Make Smith Where: Santa Barbara, CA Visit Steven's blog: Make Smith Blog Once you try Steven Soria's banana brûléed pancakes, it's hard to go back to any other pancake.
A few weeks ago my partner Sam and I went on a little vacation to Palm Springs. There were of course the anticipated pleasures of sun, time to read for pleasure, and some much-needed relaxation.
Dark chocolate almond oatmeal cookies with sea salt; ham and leek frittata with arugula; and a radish and egg salad sandwich in today's Delicious Links.
Q: I own a cast-iron tortilla press and use it frequently, but it's starting to rust! I never thought of seasoning it because it's not used to cook anything, but am I supposed to?
Dish drying racks aren't the most exciting thing in the kitchen. They're meant to be functional, and that doesn't often leave room for flair — unless, of course, you put that plain dish rack on top of a colorful, floral tray!
Ah, the wedding registry. It's what every bride and bridegroom-to-be dreams of, right? As someone with an already functioning kitchen and NYC-sized storage (read: none), I wasn't so sure about the whole process.
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Need another reason to attend Wednesday's Maker Talk? Our Headliner, Andrew Corrie of Canvas Home Store, will bring 2 chairs to give away to 2 lucky audience members!
Q: I've been invited to a lot of potlucks lately so I've been struggling with how to transport my creations to someone else's kitchen.
The angle: Eating well and helping the planet don't have to be a trade-off! Recipes for right now: Chilled English Pea Soup, Hickory Hill Deviled Eggs, Kale Caesar, Spinach Soufflé, Spring Lamb Shepherd's Pie, Buttermilk Chicken, Artichoke Risotto, Pasta with Ham and Peas, Lavender Butter Cookies Who would enjoy this book?
From Apartment Therapy → 7 Things About Your Home You Should Stop Worrying About "There are plenty of things to worry about when it comes to your home, but these 7 things aren't them..." READ MORE »
Most commonly, we think of backsplashes as finished in tile, generally installed in individual pieces or, in the case of mosaics, in 12x12 mesh-backed squares.