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Epic Backyard Playhouse: How I spent my summer, and what it taught me about food

Epic Backyard Playhouse

Looking back, this project just seems crazy. But if parenthood doesn’t drive you at least a little bit nuts, you’re probably doing it wrong. Wanting nothing but the best for our kids, we aspired to build them a truly epic

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Brown Butter Rhubarb Crisp Recipe

Brown Butter Rhubarb Crisp - form The Spinning Cook

This recipe has the potential to change your relationship with your rhubarb plant. Contrary to popular belief, there is no law requiring the use of strawberries in every dish prepared with rhubarb. I received a lot of love from readers

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The 65 Cent Latte: How To Make Lattes At Home

How to make a 65-cent latte.

Hot beverages can carry magical powers of encouragement, especially for tired parents. At Christmas one year I gave my wife an electric mug warmer, since she was suffering from perpetually cold tea syndrome, a common parental affliction. Around the edge

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Posted in Beverages, DIY, Recipes

Homemade Airbrushed Sous Vide Easter Eggs and (High) Holiday Expectations

Photograph of an airbrush

Yesterday we had the best Homemade Airbrushed Sous Vide Easter Eggs. And now the bar has been raised. Three weeks ago I acquired fresh eggs at the Farmer’s market, to age them in the refrigerator for easy peeling. White eggs

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Posted in Food Articles, Holidays

Spinning Meals 1.3: Easy Matters

Short posts are best, right? We can all use the extra time. Speaking of saving time, our new version 1.3 of the Spinning Meals app has a completely rebuilt internet recipe capture capability, making it easier than ever before to

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Posted in Dinner, Food Articles, Parenting, Spinning Meals

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