Instructables: exploring - living - kitchen - food http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:25:44 PST BLOX v1.01 SPICE TOWER http://www.instructables.com/id/SPICE-TOWER/
SPICE TOWER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/EX26/I3PJL0JR/FS4EX26I3PJL0JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/EX26/I3PJL0JR/FS4EX26I3PJL0JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/EX26/I3PJL0JR/FS4EX26I3PJL0JR.SMALL.jpg Susan Cirigliano My daughter enjoys cooking so I thought It would be fun to make her a gift to go with the passion! I spent some time in her kitchen checking out her spices and chose some of her favorites for this easy to make Spice Tower! Supplies I chose 5 spices to use, 5 small mason jars, old mailing labels a...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 07:18:01 PST
Upcycled Wine Bottles Into Indoor Herb Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Wine-Bottles-Into-Indoor-Herb-Planters/
Upcycled Wine Bottles Into Indoor Herb Planters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/0W40/HVDU62CC/FT20W40HVDU62CC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/0W40/HVDU62CC/FT20W40HVDU62CC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/0W40/HVDU62CC/FT20W40HVDU62CC.SMALL.jpg acoens I live in California where wine bottles are plentiful. As a maker, it's great to have a never ending source of material for my projects and thankfully my friends are happy to keep my supplies up. I built a simple wooden jig to score the wine bottles which allows me to separate the glass safely and c...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 23:02:51 PDT
High Volume Food Dehydrator Racks http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Volume-Food-Dehydrator-Racks/
High Volume Food Dehydrator Racks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/GQNP/HT1M2LC2/FA3GQNPHT1M2LC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/GQNP/HT1M2LC2/FA3GQNPHT1M2LC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/GQNP/HT1M2LC2/FA3GQNPHT1M2LC2.SMALL.jpg JettaKnight If you have a lot of herbs, fruits and vegetables, you've probably thought of drying or dehydrating them. You could go out and buy a purpose built dehydrator, but the problem is that it does only one thing, and it does that one thing poorly. Why? dehydrators use a heating element to speed along the ...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:06:53 PDT
Indoor Spices Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Spices-Garden/
Indoor Spices Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Y2WN/HSNFX6RI/F0OY2WNHSNFX6RI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Y2WN/HSNFX6RI/F0OY2WNHSNFX6RI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/Y2WN/HSNFX6RI/F0OY2WNHSNFX6RI.SMALL.jpg nevenstev This is an idea for making indoor spices garden. I am making with kitchen items :)All you need:1. Plastic food box 2. Wooden table mat 3. Compost 4. Seed for Spices 5. Some paper 6. Drill 7. Hot plastic glue gun Making the pot First of all you must make holes on the food box. Well the food bo...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:45:42 PDT
The Muffin Funnel http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Muffin-Funnel/
The Muffin Funnel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/UVAP/HS9YAYMO/F9JUVAPHS9YAYMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/UVAP/HS9YAYMO/F9JUVAPHS9YAYMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/UVAP/HS9YAYMO/F9JUVAPHS9YAYMO.SMALL.jpg DanYHKim I like to make muffins, but I hate the bits of batter that spill on the pan. They burn and make the oven smell bad, and they are hard to clean. Here I describe a novel use of a canning funnel to direct muffin batter into their cups without spillage. A further application is for applying streusel or ...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 10:31:31 PST
Kick the Can - Make Your Own Cooking Spray http://www.instructables.com/id/Kick-the-Can-Make-Your-Own-Cooking-Spray/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/FKYV/HJKBK8Z1/FJ7FKYVHJKBK8Z1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/FKYV/HJKBK8Z1/FJ7FKYVHJKBK8Z1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/FKYV/HJKBK8Z1/FJ7FKYVHJKBK8Z1.SMALL.jpg twix My husband and son came up with this recipe for Butter Flavored Cooking Spray.  I like it because it is economical, easy, non aerosol, and environmentally friendly. 12-30-13 Update: My son uses this spray for his food cart business and I use it at home for stovetop cooking.  I do not use it for bak...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 16:17:38 PDT
Sugru - Scoop (there it is)! Rice Maker Scoop Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Rice-maker-scoop-holster/
Sugru - Scoop (there it is)! Rice Maker Scoop Holster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/JSAX/HJKC2DSM/FLTJSAXHJKC2DSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/JSAX/HJKC2DSM/FLTJSAXHJKC2DSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/JSAX/HJKC2DSM/FLTJSAXHJKC2DSM.SMALL.jpg MobileMakerspace I purchased a new rice maker for $7.00 (great deal!) and when I took it out of the box it did not have a holster for the scoop unlike the last one I had. I was a bit disappointed. :( I was not going to make a trip back to the store and return it over a silly holster. So, out comes the Sugru! Submi...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 19:40:16 PDT
Design a Store Bought Tuna Can Strainer w/Autodesk Inventor at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Store-Bought-Tuna-Can-Strainer-wAutodesk/
Design a Store Bought Tuna Can Strainer w/Autodesk Inventor at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/QUD1/HJKBZKPN/F4OQUD1HJKBZKPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/QUD1/HJKBZKPN/F4OQUD1HJKBZKPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/QUD1/HJKBZKPN/F4OQUD1HJKBZKPN.SMALL.jpg atxrich Hey kids! Here's a way to make a free strainer for small cans of tuna. I made this at TechShop here in Austin, TX. This will be comparable to the type you would pay $5 for on Amazon or in a store! Go to www.Techshop.ws for more info. Designing the Main Body Create a sketch of a circle with a diam...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 18:28:03 PDT
Repurposed PO BOX Spice Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-PO-BOX-Spice-Cabinet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/2L7B/HH2VKW5K/FNE2L7BHH2VKW5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/2L7B/HH2VKW5K/FNE2L7BHH2VKW5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/2L7B/HH2VKW5K/FNE2L7BHH2VKW5K.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas I'm a huge fan of antiques, so you can imagine how I almost fainted when I came across this vintage retired postal unit. I knew right away that I wanted to turn it into a spice cabinet. I've been waiting for my sons to get older to complete this project because they kept taking the keys out. Fingers...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 20:22:06 PDT
The Super Food Enhancement Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Super-Food-Enhancement-Kit/
The Super Food Enhancement Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/GB93/HDYZ6UDI/FVVGB93HDYZ6UDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/GB93/HDYZ6UDI/FVVGB93HDYZ6UDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/GB93/HDYZ6UDI/FVVGB93HDYZ6UDI.SMALL.jpg bird123457 Is the food at your school/office inedible? Then this is the perfect kit for you! This kit is perfect for spicing up the blandest of meals! Supplies What you decide to put in this kit depends on what you like. But there are a few things which you need to make this kit: . Lighter or matches . Str...
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Sun, 10 Mar 2013 11:14:19 PDT
Tips for Easy Vacuum Sealing http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-for-Easy-Vacuum-Sealing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/QWUT/H1V5YDHZ/FDOQWUTH1V5YDHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/QWUT/H1V5YDHZ/FDOQWUTH1V5YDHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/QWUT/H1V5YDHZ/FDOQWUTH1V5YDHZ.SMALL.jpg In Bob I Trust
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Sun, 6 May 2012 14:31:18 PDT
Basic Knife Skills http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Knife-Skills/
Basic Knife Skills - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/NHIN/GYQFRQ6D/FSYNHINGYQFRQ6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/NHIN/GYQFRQ6D/FSYNHINGYQFRQ6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/NHIN/GYQFRQ6D/FSYNHINGYQFRQ6D.SMALL.jpg mr_jase There's no need to take a chefs course to learn how to use a knife properly, as long as you know how to hold a knife, you can cut all sorts of foods neatly and professionally, follow these simple steps and you can cut foods with ease and without cutting off your fingers, which is always good. Always...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2012 10:59:25 PST
How to make tacos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-tacos/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/HKBD/GY4RG7FC/F8XHKBDGY4RG7FC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/HKBD/GY4RG7FC/F8XHKBDGY4RG7FC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/HKBD/GY4RG7FC/F8XHKBDGY4RG7FC.SMALL.jpg cjtacos97 1. Get the pan out. 2. Measure 2 cups of water and pour into pan. 3. Put pan on stove. 4. Get 1lb of ground beef out. 5. Open package and put in pan. 6. Mash up the meat. 7. Let meat cook till light brown. 8. Add 1 teaspoon of garlic salt, and 1/2 teaspoon of pepper to the pan. 9. Add 1/2 teaspoon o...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 16:56:11 PST
Watermelon Sugar Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Sugar-Cookies/
Watermelon Sugar Cookies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/DSUC/GX5XKLB5/FODDSUCGX5XKLB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/DSUC/GX5XKLB5/FODDSUCGX5XKLB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/DSUC/GX5XKLB5/FODDSUCGX5XKLB5.SMALL.jpg Megans Cookin This fun and tasty sugar cookie looks like a slice of watermelon. Roll and cut dough Roll either homemade or store bought sugar cookie dough out to 1/4 inch thickness. Cut out circles with a cookie cutter or biscuit cutter. Using a dough scraper or a sharp knife, cut each circle in half. Using a ...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2012 16:11:20 PST
Popsicle Stick Napkin Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Invention/
Popsicle Stick Napkin Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/09Y6/GSSP0ICV/F0E09Y6GSSP0ICV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/09Y6/GSSP0ICV/F0E09Y6GSSP0ICV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/09Y6/GSSP0ICV/F0E09Y6GSSP0ICV.SMALL.jpg colorex Popsicle Stick Invention! (I do not have a better name for this... Please suggest a better name!) Function: You place the "invention" on top of a plate with food, and you can put a napkin over it without it touching the food! Simple idea, yet functional concept. ---------------------------------...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 13:31:04 PDT
Stylish Chopsticks With Toothpick Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Chopsticks-With-Toothpick-Storage/
Stylish Chopsticks With Toothpick Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/XXEN/GQZJMSTJ/F9OXXENGQZJMSTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/XXEN/GQZJMSTJ/F9OXXENGQZJMSTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/XXEN/GQZJMSTJ/F9OXXENGQZJMSTJ.SMALL.jpg ilpug These chopsticks are easy to make, look great, and have a hidden compartment to store toothpicks or anything else you would want to store (but mainly just toothpicks). Made of hardwood and aluminum tubing, they are low cost and durable, allowing them to be reused many times. Also, using your own u...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 15:03:17 PDT
The GreenJar (Recycled Greenhouse for Spices and Seasonings) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-GreenJar-Recycled-Greenhouse-for-Spices-and-S/
The GreenJar (Recycled Greenhouse for Spices and Seasonings) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/2WUS/GQTM04TV/FBZ2WUSGQTM04TV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/2WUS/GQTM04TV/FBZ2WUSGQTM04TV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/2WUS/GQTM04TV/FBZ2WUSGQTM04TV.SMALL.jpg connoboarder I have always tried making a greenhouse and i never could get it just right. When i saw this contest i thought for a little bit and came up with this great idea!! this greenhouse is portable and does not look too bad. Hope you like it!! now you can can living food. Supplies Three jars (but its ...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2011 19:35:20 PDT
How to roast fresh Chiles- The EASY and fast way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-roast-Chiles-The-EASY-and-fast-way/
How to roast fresh Chiles- The EASY and fast way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/BNCM/GP2DLE6C/FO7BNCMGP2DLE6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/BNCM/GP2DLE6C/FO7BNCMGP2DLE6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/BNCM/GP2DLE6C/FO7BNCMGP2DLE6C.SMALL.jpg bajablue Canned Chiles (even the fire-roasted ones) cannot hold a red-hot candle to freshly roasted chiles.   You don't need a spendy culinary torch. You don't need to stand at your stove top and roast over an open flame. You don't need to babysit the chiles under your oven broiler or at the BBQ grill. Wha...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2011 12:25:16 PDT
Yellow Foods! Colorful cooking without artificial dyes. http://www.instructables.com/id/Yellow-Foods-Colorful-cooking-without-artificial-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/SDU7/GOHM3R1R/FSQSDU7GOHM3R1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/SDU7/GOHM3R1R/FSQSDU7GOHM3R1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/SDU7/GOHM3R1R/FSQSDU7GOHM3R1R.SMALL.jpg kitchentablescraps Like red plant foods, yellow plants get their color from the whole gamut of molecules: carotenoids, anthocyanins & betalains. But the backbone of most yellow foods (like with orange foods) has to be the carotenoids. Like their orange siblings, peppers, tomatoes, citrus and carrots that are yellow a...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2011 18:39:47 PDT
Red foods! Colorful cooking without artificial dyes. http://www.instructables.com/id/Naturally-Red-Foods/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9Z63/GNXX4635/FK39Z63GNXX4635.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9Z63/GNXX4635/FK39Z63GNXX4635.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9Z63/GNXX4635/FK39Z63GNXX4635.SMALL.jpg kitchentablescraps I'm jumping into the rainbow challenge with both feet! Sounds like a perfect excuse to celebrate some of my favorite colorful foods. Cooking up bright, colorful foods doesn't have to mean adding artificial coloring or using foods that are already died. So I've put together a little survey of fantast...
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Sun, 22 May 2011 20:52:34 PDT
Type Case Printer's Drawer Up-cycled Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Type-Case-Printers-Drawer-Up-cycled-Spice-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/HZUW/GNFSK7QA/FY2HZUWGNFSK7QA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/HZUW/GNFSK7QA/FY2HZUWGNFSK7QA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/HZUW/GNFSK7QA/FY2HZUWGNFSK7QA.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie I needed to use up the last few printer drawers that we had found in the house... my husband has been eying the corner where they sit and sighing a lot. ( I do mean a LOT.) Plus, my spices were just lined up all over the counter, taking up space. I rub-stained it this neat retro green color, did a q...
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Fri, 13 May 2011 18:13:27 PDT
Homemade Pumpkin Pie using a jack-o-lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Pumpkin-Pie-using-a-jack-o-lantern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/A4LL/GKS0TLA8/FXGA4LLGKS0TLA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/A4LL/GKS0TLA8/FXGA4LLGKS0TLA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/A4LL/GKS0TLA8/FXGA4LLGKS0TLA8.SMALL.jpg Papai Mom decided to bake a pumpkin pie with the regular pumpkins we carve for Halloween :D It looks hideous...but still :P
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Sun, 6 Mar 2011 22:57:08 PST
Stove top Essential Oil Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Stove-top-Essential-Oil-Extractor/
Stove top Essential Oil Extractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/JDZJ/GKI1A74O/F4LJDZJGKI1A74O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/JDZJ/GKI1A74O/F4LJDZJGKI1A74O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/JDZJ/GKI1A74O/F4LJDZJGKI1A74O.SMALL.jpg LoganMackey  OK I made another instructable about how to build a large essential oil extractor, this is a smaller version of that you can do on your stove. BUT let it be known, this makes a incredibly small amount of oil. This is ow it basically works, steam goes through the plant material this separates the o...
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 19:18:54 PST
Recycled Parts Food Dehydrator http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Food-Dehydrator/
Recycled Parts Food Dehydrator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KGIK/GJHV9BEH/FS6KGIKGJHV9BEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KGIK/GJHV9BEH/FS6KGIKGJHV9BEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KGIK/GJHV9BEH/FS6KGIKGJHV9BEH.SMALL.jpg fozzy13    During one of my many voyages traveling the internet I stumbled across food dehydrators, and thought they were cool.  It also seemed apparent that it was fairly easy to build a functional one and start drying fruits, vegetables, and jerky.  I simply had to make one.    This Instructable is showi...
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Thu, 10 Feb 2011 15:32:22 PST
7 Edible Ice Cube Tray Treats http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Edible-Ice-Cube-Tray-Treats/
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Fri, 13 Aug 2010 15:07:16 PDT
Perfect Steaks; Sous-Vide style (Vacuum cooking on the cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Steaks-Sous-Vide-Vacuum-cooking-on-the-cheap/
Perfect Steaks; Sous-Vide style (Vacuum cooking on the cheap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/3LY9/GCI8JZQM/F4Z3LY9GCI8JZQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/3LY9/GCI8JZQM/F4Z3LY9GCI8JZQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/3LY9/GCI8JZQM/F4Z3LY9GCI8JZQM.SMALL.jpg dustinandrews Commercial Sous-Vide equipement is $450 for the low end. You can buy the equipement in this instructable for less than $50, and probably less if you have any of the pieces laying around.  Bonus Extra Instructables: For less than $70 you can also build your own "PID" controller from an arduino with ...
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Sat, 7 Aug 2010 22:30:42 PDT
Fan Housing Baskets for Kitchen Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Housing-Baskets-for-Kitchen-Storage/
Fan Housing Baskets for Kitchen Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/QQ2O/GBVJBPSN/F37QQ2OGBVJBPSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/QQ2O/GBVJBPSN/F37QQ2OGBVJBPSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/QQ2O/GBVJBPSN/F37QQ2OGBVJBPSN.SMALL.jpg Thinkenstein I have a high ceiling and like to hang things overhead, out of the way.   In the kitchen, these overhead see-through fan housing baskets are ideal for keeping an eye on food products. People throw away electric fans all the time.  I rescued these two fan housing halves from my neighbor's trash.   ...
By: Thinkenstein

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Wed, 21 Jul 2010 12:12:26 PDT
Electric Dehydrator http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Dehydrator/
Electric Dehydrator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TRU0/GA1BCY8J/FGNTRU0GA1BCY8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TRU0/GA1BCY8J/FGNTRU0GA1BCY8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/TRU0/GA1BCY8J/FGNTRU0GA1BCY8J.SMALL.jpg movieman97 Dehydration has been a primary form of food preservation for thousands of years. Even today, dried fruits are a favorite healthy snack among many people. But, prices are rising higher for these dried snacks. If you want to dry your own fruits, there are many options, ranging from super cheap to a s...
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Sat, 19 Jun 2010 07:41:03 PDT
Diswasher thawing machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Diswasher-thawing-machine/
Diswasher thawing machine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/9MXE/GA1BSZ78/F6T9MXEGA1BSZ78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/9MXE/GA1BSZ78/F6T9MXEGA1BSZ78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/9MXE/GA1BSZ78/F6T9MXEGA1BSZ78.SMALL.jpg Computothought I am not a fan of cooking in the dishwasher, but there are other possibilities to consider. This is one of those almost too good to be true.  My brother named it: "Chicken ala Westinghouse".  Usually it takes at least a day to thaw chicken. I propose that you can do it in a fraction of the time. (TR...
By: Computothought

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Mon, 7 Jun 2010 00:01:06 PDT
Using your car as a solar oven. http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-your-car-as-a-solar-oven/
Using your car as a solar oven. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/7YZI/GA1BGHM9/FZ17YZIGA1BGHM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/7YZI/GA1BGHM9/FZ17YZIGA1BGHM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/7YZI/GA1BGHM9/FZ17YZIGA1BGHM9.SMALL.jpg Computothought Using your car as a solar oven.(or why not to leave kids or pets in the car when it it warm outside). I probably could have made an egg mcmuffin look-a-like by letting some milk curdle to make cheese and cooked a soda biscuit.  Just did the egg for sake of simplicity. Part 1 We cooked an egg in the...
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Sun, 6 Jun 2010 17:31:29 PDT
Third-hand: tutor to drain the pasta http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-hand-tutor-to-drain-the-pasta/
Third-hand: tutor to drain the pasta - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/5NF5/G79D4B0I/F8A5NF5G79D4B0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/5NF5/G79D4B0I/F8A5NF5G79D4B0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/5NF5/G79D4B0I/F8A5NF5G79D4B0I.SMALL.jpg torx What will be the mysterious object? And how do I use it? The reason but proceed with order How many times have you ever run into the pasta and has no person close that there might support the pasta drainer? To me this happened several times so this idea was born from a precise need. The compone...
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Wed, 31 Mar 2010 15:56:40 PDT
Poor Mans Chicken Sauce Picante? http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Chicken-Sauce-Picante/
Poor Mans Chicken Sauce Picante? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/M5X9/G6MPCLLO/FGIM5X9G6MPCLLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/M5X9/G6MPCLLO/FGIM5X9G6MPCLLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/M5X9/G6MPCLLO/FGIM5X9G6MPCLLO.SMALL.jpg Spoiled Potato Well, here lately I have been broke as hell and out of a job. My fault really, I should have lined up a new job before walking out on the old one, but darn it feels so good to walk out of a job that you hate. I totally recommend it! ermm wait... Anyways thats beside the point. I was bored, broke, an...
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Sat, 20 Mar 2010 00:29:45 PDT
How To Open a Pesky Pistachio Nut http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Open-a-Pesky-Pistachio-Nut/
How To Open a Pesky Pistachio Nut - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/K3FO/F2FRVE01/F9WK3FOF2FRVE01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/K3FO/F2FRVE01/F9WK3FOF2FRVE01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/K3FO/F2FRVE01/F9WK3FOF2FRVE01.SMALL.jpg TechShopJim I hate it when I'm eating pistachio nuts and I find one that has only opened a tiny bit. This quick technique, taught to me by my friend Lloyd, will open these problematic legumes every time without risking sore fingernails or broken teeth. When you encounter the pistachio nut that is just barely ...
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Thu, 7 Jun 2007 20:29:57 PDT
Mod a toaster and have retro art toast for breakfast http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-a-toaster-and-have-retro-art-toast-for-breakfa/
Mod a toaster and have retro art toast for breakfast - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/H78J/F1B3RI5I/F3KH78JF1B3RI5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/H78J/F1B3RI5I/F3KH78JF1B3RI5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/H78J/F1B3RI5I/F3KH78JF1B3RI5I.SMALL.jpg 5Volt Yes, I've been caught by the toast modding wave and made my own. Just some Aluminum or stainless steel and a regular toaster can do the trick. Safety Before starting, you must be absolutely aware that this thing is powered from the mains and as such it could kill you, cause damage or injuries. If...
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Thu, 3 May 2007 02:15:55 PDT