Posts Tagged ‘recipe’

Spotlight on: Gluten Free Cooking and Eating

Today the Spotlight is a gluten-free zone! There is a lot of buzz about gluten-free foods, and eating gluten-free diets. Having a friend who was recently diagnosed with Celiac disease thought it would be good to share some information and recipes. First though let’s find out what celiac disease actually is. Celiac disease is also […]

@Home This Weekend: Celebrate the 4th with a Cherry Pie

This weekend, celebrate the USA! Getting together with friends and family? Bring along a delicious homemade cherry pie, with a patriotic crust. Avian Flight shares her recipe and instructions on how to make the flag topper in her post. Happy Fourth of July!

@Home This Weekend: Chocolate Bowls. Mmmm.

This weekend, treat your valentine to scrumptious chocolate bowl, filled with beautiful ripe strawberries or other tasty goodies. Make yourself one (or more!) as well, following these easy directions provided by milkmaid01. Hey, it’s ok to have chocolate at every meal, right? Happy Valentine’s Day!

Meatless Monday: Chickpea Scrambled Omelet

Are you a huge fan of chickpeas like I am? I love them in almost any form! I was so excited to find Vampira_666′s inventive use of chickpeas in her Scrambled Omelet. A mixture of fresh veggies give this scramble a great texture. I am drooling just thinking of all the veggie and chickpea goodness! […]

Meatless Monday: Vegan Gluten Free Banana Muffins

Morning….ugh! If you are anything like me, mornings are not your friend. Especially Monday mornings! They make me want to crawl under the covers and never come out. Craftewoman whips up these Vegan Gluten Free Banana Muffins that will help make getting up early more tolerable. They are so truly scrumptious that you will now […]

October 12th is Cookbook Launch Day

October 12th is Cookbook Launch Day! Why? No idea. Maybe it’s just about the perfect time for people to put together a community cookbook for the holidays? For whatever reason, it’s the perfect time for sharing recipes on Craftster’s cooking board! Whether it’s an old family recipe, something you made up, or an internet recipe […]

Meatless Monday: Vegetarian Guinness Stew

Brrrrr! Is it just me or is the weather getting a little cooler? In our neck of the woods, the nights are getting longer and a chill is in the air. It’s a perfect time for vegetarian Guinness stew! kjlutz’s takes on an old recipe and gives it a little twist. I think one of […]

Meatless Monday: Veggie Burgers

During World War I and II, the government started a campaign that would reduce consumption of meat in order to support the war effort. The Food and Drug Administration declared Monday to be Meatless Monday and thus a movement was born. Fast forward to 2003, when Johns Hopkins University revives the movement, and it becomes […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Holiday Treats! Caramels and “Christmas Crack”.

If you’re like me, today is about the time you just don’t want to go out and deal with the shopping crowds any more! Stay in and make these yummy treats for those remaining people on your list. First up is jennieingram‘s infamous “Christmas Crack”, a scrumptious salty chocolatey toffee concoction that is a favorite […]

The Night Before Christmas, Craftster Style

A quick version of the Christmas classic by Clement Clarke Moore, illustrated by Craftster members:   ‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; *Sweet felted mouse by Knickertwist The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,  * quilted stocking by loritab10   […]

Foodie Friday: Black Bean Turkey Bacon Cheeseburgers

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger SevsOnlyGirl… The lovely jennieingram shows us how to make these yummy black bean turkey bacon cheeseburgers. The best part is that you can make them ahead and freeze them! Perfect for a hot day when everyone is hungry and cranky. I can’t wait to make these! Of course I […]

Foodie Friday: Muesli Bars

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger SevsOnlyGirl… Who doesn’t like yummy things that are good for you?! This muesli bar recipe from Craftster member tillstar fit the bill. They look delicious and are full of goodies like oats, honey, dried fruit and nuts. They look really easy to make with this tutorial, too. If you […]

Tasty Breakfast Bars

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… What to do for a quick breakfast when your child doesn’t like cereal? Friend of Craftster pinkleo created this delicious recipe full of nuts, seeds, and dried fruit for her son. If you don’t love the combo of ingredients listed in the recipe, don’t worry, she also posted […]

Foodie Friday: Valentine’s Day Recipes

Valentine’s Day weekend is upon us!  Here are a few Valentine’s Day recipes and foodie inspirations to get you through the weekend and into Valentine’s Day on Monday. Nothing like a plate of chocolate chip pancakes to start the day with breakfast in bed, right?!  How about some white chocolate raspberry candies as a pre […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Peanut Butter Chocolate Oreo Bark

Who doesn’t love holiday treats? This peanut butter chocolate oreo bark will surely be a hit with whoever receives it. You can see the full tutorial and recipe here: For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas. Gifts for Children Gifts for Crafters Gifts for […]