Posts Tagged ‘recipes’

Keepin' It Green: The Week in DIY: 38 Simple and Delicious Summer Soups, Tips for a Green Garden, and More

The Week in DIY: 38 Simple and Delicious Summer Soups, Tips for a Green Garden, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Sitting Down Too Much Can Lead to Your Early Death A new study shows […]

Keepin' It Green: The Week in DIY: The Ultimate Green Picnic, Eco-Friendly Pool Floats, and More

The Week in DIY: The Ultimate Green Picnic, Eco-Friendly Pool Floats, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. What’s in Your Cosmetics Bag? Siobhan O’Connor and Alexandra Spunt, authors of “No More Dirty Looks,” break down […]

Keepin' It Green: The Week In DIY: Crazy Things To Do With Beer, Pretty (And Practical) Plants For Your Garden, And More

The Week In DIY: Crazy Things To Do With Beer, Pretty (And Practical) Plants For Your Garden, And More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Useful, Beautiful Flowers to Add to Your Vegetable Garden These unexpected additions […]

Keepin' It Green: The Week in DIY: Make Your Own Shampoo, Laundry Soap, and Chocolate-Peanut Butter Cups, Raid the Trash to Improve Your Garden, and More

The Week in DIY: Make Your Own Shampoo, Laundry Soap, and Chocolate-Peanut Butter Cups, Raid the Trash to Improve Your Garden, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Soothe Your Skin with an Aloe and Cucumber […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: Make Your Own Lip Gloss, Rediscover Lunch, and More

The Week in DIY: The Week in DIY: Make Your Own Lip Gloss, Rediscover Lunch, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Wrap Yourself in Memories with a T-Shirt Quilt Before you hand those old concert […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: Make Your Own Perfume, Grow a Garden in a Truck, and More

The Week in DIY: Make Your Own Perfume, Grow a Garden in a Truck, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Ditch the Chemicals: Make Your Own Perfume from Flowers in Your Garden Create your own […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: Scrumptious Seasonal Recipes, 10 Unexpected Health Benefits of Water, and More

The Week in DIY: Scrumptious Seasonal Recipes, 10 Unexpected Health Benefits of Water, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Avoid the Toxic Trio of Ingredients to Get Greener Nail Polish It’s almost open-toed-shoe season: See […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: Essential Green Beauty Goods, a 21-Hour Workweek, and More

The Week in DIY: Essential Green Beauty Goods, a 21-Hour Workweek, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Upcycle Your Favorite Jeans as an Organizer Keep your car or office in order with a multi-pocket organizer sewn […]

Vegetarian and Vegan Holiday Party Foods

If you are a vegan or vegetarian you know how stressful holiday parties, pitch-ins, etc can be. If you don’t want to get stuck grazing on iceberg lettuce, a good strategy is to bring some delicious food you can enjoy – and share with other vegans/vegetarians and omnivores alike. From shareable main dishes, easy crock […]

Julie, Julia, and Craftster: How to Cook Tasty French Treats

Since the huge success of the book and movie Julie and Julia there has been an increasing interest in French cooking. I admit I am a Francophile, so I am glad to see this trend growing. There are several new French cookbooks in the stores, and some popular French food blogs (my personal favorite is […]

Holiday Season is Candy Season

Candy is closely associated with many holidays all over the world. Lately we have been in a Halloween mood here at Craftster, and that means ghosts, costumes, scary movies, flickering candles, skeletons, and, of course, candy. Lots of candy. To satisfy our sweet tooth we have assembled a collection of delicious candy recipes and ideas […]

Mardi Gras Crafts: Beads, Costumes, Party Ideas & More

Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday”, is the day before Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the fasting period of Lent in some Christian traditions. As such, it is traditionally a day to eat, drink, and be merry before the austere fasting season begins, leading up to Easter. These days, both religious and non-religious people enjoy the […]

Inauguration Day Craftster Style

This Tuesday is the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama, and all over America (and the World) people will be watching this exciting historic event. Every four years Washington DC is full of revelers celebrating the inauguration with balls, parties, and of course, the swearing-in ceremony itself. This year’s is one of the most anticipated in […]