Delicious Bread Cones A perfect snack should be both delicious and impressive, while still being easy to make. That’s because, even though you might aspire to be the greatest chef, you aren’t too keen on spending a whole lot of time in the kitchen instead of enjoying the snack itself. For this precise situation we are going to suggest you a snack that you might see included in fancy brunches. But the recipe comes right from the pastry and into your kitchen and we’re here to tell you that bread cones are not that difficult to make! The trick is to use something as simple as paper cones. How to Milk an Almond (fresh homemade almond milk, easy) Fresh raw almond milk is delicious, healthy, unprocessed, and economical. There is no waste, no unrecyclable plastic-lined tetra-pak boxes or cartons to put in landfills and drink BPA out of, and this tastes much, much better than storebought. The resulting almond meal is a free bonus, useful in cookies, crumb crusts, porridge, granolas, or in lieu of bread crumbs in stuffings and dressings, breaded crusts, etc. To make a half gallon (or 2 liters) of delicious fresh almond milk, you will need: about a pound (or roughly half a kilo) of fresh raw almonds out of the shellA blender or food processorA large bowl to strain intoA mesh bag or cheesecloth for first strainingA reusable fine wire mesh coffee cone or fine muslin bag for second strainingA half gallon or 2 liter refrigerator jug to keep it inA few pinches of salt (optional)Sweetener of your choice, to taste (optional)
17 Power Snacks For Studying Snack smart and study hard. Banana Dog Bites Here’s a reason to get excited about a classic-old combo: bananas — a darling energy-boosting carbohydrate — wrapped in wheat tortillas and peanut butter. Recipe here Web`s Best: Recipes with Tater Tots We might not go to Napoleon Dynamite lengths and stash extra tots in our pocket, but that doesn’t mean we don’t love the little fried potato nuggets any less. Like most human beings, we normally eat them as a side or a snack, but there’s a whole other world of tater tot usability out there that we have just started exploring: Tater tots as an ingredient. Here are the best recipes you can cook up with your pocket of tots.
50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making Published with permission from Natural Living Ideas You might be realizing that most of the products out there that aren’t made organically or naturally contain a lot of toxic chemicals. Not only that, many of these products can be harmful to our environment in a number of ways. Foods That Look Like Body Parts - Food Nutrition Facts Every child has heard the healthy-eating mantra "You are what you eat." But there may be a closer resemblance between good-for-you grub and your body than you thought. We found 10 foods that mirror the body parts they provide nutrients for—for example, brain-boosting walnuts actually look like a brain. Coincidence?
General Tso's Cauliflower Meatless meals have become quite boring in our house over the last few months. I've been wanting to cut our meat consumption down for quite some time and revamp our meatless dinners during the New Year. This dish is simple, hits the spot when you get those take out cravings and it is a winner for all the vegetarians out there! Foods That Heal It’s always exciting to learn multiple uses for products that you eat or have lying around the house. I have a firm belief in healing yourself with food. That’s not to say that you should avoid going to the doctor or taking real medicine, but food has some incredible healing powers that you’d never realize. You can head straight to your pantry to be able to boost your energy, get better sleep, get glowing skin or even fight allergies.
Fresh Corn Salsa with Baked Chili Lime Tortilla Chips - The Healthy Maven Every time I pick up a piece of corn, I am reminded of how grateful I am that I no longer have braces. For real, this thought passes through my head and is not at all out of the ordinary. I am someone who experiences very frequent deja vu. If you catch me staring up at the ceiling (I look up when I’m thinking) completely dazed out, I am likely reliving a memory of the past rather than daydreaming about the future. As much as I would like to forget the far too many years I had braces, I was unfortunately (or fortunately?)
A cupcake for every day of the month. The struggle. SCORE 119 The cone of happiness SCORE 114 I'll have a German Shepherd, shaken, not stirred. SCORE 114 Seriously, you won't regret it. Leadership Lessons From Walt Disney: Perfecting the Customer Experience At Disney Institute, we were recently reflecting on the phrase, “simple is the new smart,” and it reminded us of a leadership philosophy we share with our clients and training program attendees – keep it simple so that everyone understands. Walt Disney was a master at this. One of the simplest, yet most powerful and timeless leadership lessons we have learned from Walt is: “You don’t build it for yourself. You know what the people want and you build it for them.”
Jalapeno Poppers with Mac and Cheese Cheetos Warning- these mac and cheese jalapeno poppers are epic. I ate two while I was shooting them and had to go back to the kitchen and stuff some more! Cheesy macaroni covered in crunchy Cheetos and more melted cheese, swoon! I’ve always known about jalapeno poppers but never tasted them until recently. This surprises me because I’m all about spicy things to eat. Our annual family camping trip was a few weeks ago and between us and another two families, we all share the responsibilities of making dinner each night.
Homemade Energy Drink I started out with the intention of coming up with a recipe for a homemade version of the store bought energy drinks, but after doing some research and discovering how unhealthy they are for you, I decided instead to try and design a less sugar/caffeine fueled way to help myself through the workday afternoon sleepy slump. What I landed on was a system of three drinks and some energy boosting ideas that are going a long way to helping me keep my energy up all day long! Here's the good on the drinks: The Fire Hydrant (left) - 3-4 8oz glasses throughout the day filtered water 1 slice lemon 1 pinch cayenne pepper Other than getting 7-8 hours of sleep a night, staying hydrated is the most important thing you can do to help keep your body functioning at optimum levels.
Potato Skin Burger I once made a burger with essentially a french fry as the bun. It came out pretty good but it wasn't as amazing as I had hoped. I recently was out with a friend and they came up with the idea of using potato skins as the buns of a burger and my brain just said yes! This is what I was supposed to do instead of fries! The thing about the skins is that there is a pocket area that the juices of the burger can get trapped and absorbed whereas on a french fry the juices just run right off onto your plate. Also it means lots of cheese bacon and sour cream.