Yes, You Are Feeding Your Kids Just Fine
Apr 28, 2014
Tips For a Double-Duty Living and Dining Room in a Small Apartment
(Image credit: Celia Spenard-Ko) From Apartment Therapy → Tips For a Double-Duty Living and Dining Room in a Small Apartment “Trying to lounge and dine in the same small space? Here are some ideas to consider if you’re trying to figure out how to mix these two functions in one small space gracefully and stylishly.”
Apr 28, 2014
Recipe: Ricotta Gnocchi with Peas and Herbed-Lemon Butter
While I love being in the kitchen, there are times when I just need a quick but nice meal. I have a list of these meals that I keep tucked away for when company shows up unexpectedly or I want a bit of an extra-fancy feel to our average daily meal. Polenta, ravioli, and especially gnocchi tend to be my go-to’s because the meals are filling, beautiful, and easily adapted to what I have on hand at the time.
Apr 28, 2014
The Best Chocolate for Melting & Dipping: Pro Tips from a Pastry Chef
Earlier today we shared one of our favorite treats, chocolate-dipped strawberries, so now let’s talk chocolate. Specifically, dipping chocolate. What kind of chocolate do you need for goodies like these? Take a few tips from this pastry chef — I’ve dipped a lot of chocolate in my time so let me give you the scoop. To temper, or not to temper? That is the question.
Apr 28, 2014
What You Should Know About Green Tea
There’s black tea and there’s green tea, but within each of these categories is a vast and flavorful array of different varieties. Today we’re looking at green tea, what it is, how much caffeine it really has, and some of the most popular kinds from China and Japan. If you’ve been sipping just one or two types of green tea, you may be surprised at how many other kinds there are to explore.
Apr 28, 2014
Look! Pancakes Made with Beets
There are a lot of creative ways to add vegetables into your breakfast rotation. A couple weeks ago Gina talked about her new found love for breakfast salads, and of course it’s easy to add some veggies into your morning smoothie. This, however, is new to me –– roasted, pureed beets in pancakes! Due to the natural sugar found in beets, when they are added to you pancake mix you can omit some of the sugar! A rather healthy breakfast all around, wouldn’t you say?
Apr 28, 2014
Vintage Jello Mold & Bundt Pan Planters
(Image credit: The Kitchn) From Apartment Therapy → Vintage Jello Mold & Bundt Pan Planters
Apr 28, 2014