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16 Nov/09

Make Easy, Less Messy Bacon in a Waffle Iron [Clever Uses]

Make Easy, Less Messy Bacon in a Waffle Iron [Clever Uses]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); You love bacon, but cooking it in a pan is tough to time and leaves you with scalding-hot grease to dispose of. The microwave? Please. Food science miracle worker Alton Brown shows how a waffle iron makes the best bacon. We’ve customized the above video embed to skip right to the waffle iron goodness. Watch the whole clip, however, and Alton explains not only what kind of bacon to buy at the grocery store, but...

31 Ago/09

Use Your Car as a Food Dehydrator [Clever Uses]

Use Your Car as a Food Dehydrator [Clever Uses]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Keeping tasty dried fruit on hand doesn’t require buying a device off late-night TV. Using the sun as a free energy source, you can use your car’s sun-baked dashboard to get the job done. Tom, of the home and garden blog The Tangled Nest, had an abundance of fruit on his hands that he didn’t want to let go to waste. He started off by building a simple solar dehydrator out of a box and a piece of window...

30 Ago/09

Use Your Oven to Bulk Cook Hard-Boiled Eggs [Food Hacks]

Use Your Oven to Bulk Cook Hard-Boiled Eggs [Food Hacks]

Hard-boiled eggs are a great snack, but boiling them just right isn’t a convenient task. Skip the pot of water and use your oven instead. Eggs are a great source of protein and other nutrients, but boiling them can be hit or miss sometimes. Sometimes the eggs are over-cooked, or sometimes the shells stick a bit too firmly to the egg. At the time-saving blog TipNut, they have an excellent reader tip to share: Put a baking sheet on the bottom of the oven then place all the eggs you...


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22 Ago/09

Butter Bell Keeps Butter Soft, Spreadable, and Clean [Stuff We Like]

Butter Bell Keeps Butter Soft, Spreadable, and Clean [Stuff We Like]

Store butter in the fridge and it’s too hard. Store butter on the counter and, if it’s left uncovered, it gets warm and, occasionally, funky. Stash your butter in a Butter Bell, a novel centuries-old French storage method. The Butter Bell is, basically, a crockery shaped like a small cookie jar. Inside the jar, there is a bell-shaped space attached to the lid where the butter is stored, and a small amount of cool water is kept in the bottom of the jar to keep the butter cool...

22 Ago/09

Butter Bell Keeps Butter Soft, Spreadable, and Clean [Stuff We Like]

Butter Bell Keeps Butter Soft, Spreadable, and Clean [Stuff We Like]

Store butter in the fridge and it’s too hard. Store butter on the counter and, if it’s left uncovered, it gets warm and, occasionally, funky. Stash your butter in a Butter Bell, a novel centuries-old French storage method. The Butter Bell is, basically, a crockery shaped like a small cookie jar. Inside the jar, there is a bell-shaped space attached to the lid where the butter is stored, and a small amount of cool water is kept in the bottom of the jar to keep the butter cool...

3 Ago/09

Reset Your Sleep Cycle with a 16-Hour Fast [Mind Hacks]

Reset Your Sleep Cycle with a 16-Hour Fast [Mind Hacks]

Your brain’s natural tendencies don’t easily accommodate international flights, all-nighters, or rotating shift work. Refusing to eat for about 16 hours before waking up, however, can help reboot your sleep cycle. Photo by arvindgrover. Harvard researcher Clifford Saper explains that one’s body has more than just a single clock dictating some magical eight-hour sleep period. Sleep needs are regulated in part by exposure to light, but also by food intake. By fasting for...

2 Ago/09

Treat Yourself to a Homemade Drumstick (No, Not The Kind From a Chicken) [Summer]

Treat Yourself to a Homemade Drumstick (No, Not The Kind From a Chicken) [Summer]

We’ve shown you how to make the oh-so-popular Choco Taco, but as far as ice cream treats go, the classic Drumstick (also known as a Cornetto) is never the wrong choice. Instructables user scoochmaroo has an incredibly thorough guide to making this classic summer treat, right down to a homemade Magic Shell coating and the secrets of that perfect Drumstick filling. Just grab your choice of ice cream (or whip it up yourself), some waffle cones, a Magic Shell coating, and whatever additions...

2 Ago/09

Treat Yourself to a Homemade Drumstick (No, Not The Kind From a Chicken) [Summer]

Treat Yourself to a Homemade Drumstick (No, Not The Kind From a Chicken) [Summer]

We’ve shown you how to make the oh-so-popular Choco Taco, but as far as ice cream treats go, the classic Drumstick (also known as a Cornetto) is never the wrong choice. Instructables user scoochmaroo has an incredibly thorough guide to making this classic summer treat, right down to a homemade Magic Shell coating and the secrets of that perfect Drumstick filling. Just grab your choice of ice cream (or whip it up yourself), some waffle cones, a Magic Shell coating, and whatever additions...

2 Ago/09

Treat Yourself to a Homemade Drumstick (No, Not The Kind From a Chicken) [Summer]

Treat Yourself to a Homemade Drumstick (No, Not The Kind From a Chicken) [Summer]

We’ve shown you how to make the oh-so-popular Choco Taco, but as far as ice cream treats go, the classic Drumstick (also known as a Cornetto) is never the wrong choice. Instructables user scoochmaroo has an incredibly thorough guide to making this classic summer treat, right down to a homemade Magic Shell coating and the secrets of that perfect Drumstick filling. Just grab your choice of ice cream (or whip it up yourself), some waffle cones, a Magic Shell coating, and whatever additions...

30 Lug/09

Turn a Pizza Box into Serving Plates and a Leftovers Container [Clever Uses]

Turn a Pizza Box into Serving Plates and a Leftovers Container [Clever Uses]

The next time you order a pie for yourself and those near and dear to you, don’t just toss the box aside. With a few quick steps, you can transform it into four serving plates and a container for your leftovers. The above video shows the patented “green box” in action, a pizza box specially designed to break down along perforations to give way to cardboard plates and a convenient storage container for the remaining slices. Obviously you can already do the same yourself...