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What Do You Eat? The Staples of a Vegetarian Diet

Posted by on Sep 2, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Whether your going veggie or just trying to eat healthier, a vegetarian diet can open up your plate to a whole new world of fresh, delicious foods and flavors. Need some help getting started? Read on to discover vegetarian staples for a well-balanced diet!

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In Case You Missed It…August Highlights From the Craftsy Blog

Posted by on Aug 31, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Events, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

See which blog posts readers loved most in August, plus some other fresh freebies you don't want to miss out on!

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Making Caesar Salad: How Caesar Got Its Name + A Rift on the Classic

Posted by on Aug 31, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Think Caesar salad earned its title in ancient Rome? Think again! Creamy, crunchy, fresh and satisfying: Caesar salad is classic mix with a surprising back story. Read on to discover how Caesar got its name along with a new take on this dish that is sure to be a hit at your home table.

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Waxing or Waning: Can I Use Waxed Paper in Baking?

Posted by on Aug 30, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Food & Cooking |

If you're a frequent baker, you've certainly encountered parchment paper: It's called for to line cake pans and baking sheets when baking all manner of sweet stuff. But what about waxed paper? After all, it's sold in the same section, and it looks awfully similar. Can waxed paper be used for baking projects, too? Read on to find out!

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Jeni’s Secret: The Best Recipe for Homemade Ice Cream

Posted by on Aug 30, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

There is a magical recipe crafted by Jeni Britton Bauer of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream, an ice cream shop in Columbus, Ohio for the most delicious ice cream base you'll ever have. Ever. Want to learn how you can mimic Jeni's ice cream recipe at home? Here's how:

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Ultimate Recipes: Strawberry Cupcakes With Strawberry Frosting

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Food & Cooking |

This recipe will be the very last strawberry cupcake and strawberry buttercream frosting recipe you will ever need. Ever! There’s nothing that hits the taste buds quite like the taste of FRESH strawberries and these cupcake recipes will do just that. Read on to get this ultimate recipe!

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