Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - food - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:11:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn an Orange into a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Orange-into-a-Candle/
Turn an Orange into a Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This is a quick project that will only take a few minutes and has beautiful and exciting results!When you're done with this instructable be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more awesome tutorials! TheBestHobbiesBlog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube Channel Watch this video! H...
By: The Best Hobbies Blog

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:37:35 PDT
How to make an Oil Drum BBQ Smoker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Oil-Drum-BBQ-Smoker/
How to make an Oil Drum BBQ Smoker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/H5NF/HXIKC7KE/FMUH5NFHXIKC7KE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/H5NF/HXIKC7KE/FMUH5NFHXIKC7KE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/H5NF/HXIKC7KE/FMUH5NFHXIKC7KE.SMALL.jpg Phil Reilly This is a step by step guide on how to build a homemade Oil Drum BBQ Smoker from scratch!! Both myself and friend Darren, created this one evening.This is a great, relatively cheap project, that will keep you entertained all through the summer and surprisingly, even the winter!! This Oil Drum BBQ al...
By: Phil Reilly

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:54:32 PDT
Chocolate molecule chocolate mold http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-molecule-chocolate-mold/
Chocolate molecule chocolate mold - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/H7KE/HXC4NLVY/FSDH7KEHXC4NLVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/H7KE/HXC4NLVY/FSDH7KEHXC4NLVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/H7KE/HXC4NLVY/FSDH7KEHXC4NLVY.SMALL.jpg rlciavar I almost got a degree in Chemistry until I decided Design was a better fit. I wanted to get in touch with my inner chemist, so I decided to make some theobromine shaped chocolates and show you how to make them too! Theobromine is a bitter alkaloid found in chocolate and other foods. It has the chem...
By: rlciavar

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Jul 2014 18:05:05 PDT
Avo's Portuguese Omelette http://www.instructables.com/id/Avos-Portuguese-Omelette/
Avo's Portuguese Omelette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/L4PN/HXCCMCXH/FAAL4PNHXCCMCXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/L4PN/HXCCMCXH/FAAL4PNHXCCMCXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/L4PN/HXCCMCXH/FAAL4PNHXCCMCXH.SMALL.jpg mdamaso One of my favorite comfort meals from my childhood has to be one of my Avo's (grandmother's) Portuguese Omelettes. My grandmother would make me these for breakfast, sometimes for lunch (served up in a portuguese roll called a papo seco) and even occasionally for dinner. It's one of the easiest meals...
By: mdamaso

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Jul 2014 19:58:00 PDT
American Flag Cookies | Josh Pan http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Cookies/
American Flag Cookies | Josh Pan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/FTWT/HX69V8Y9/FITFTWTHX69V8Y9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/FTWT/HX69V8Y9/FITFTWTHX69V8Y9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/FTWT/HX69V8Y9/FITFTWTHX69V8Y9.SMALL.jpg joshpancooking Hey! Welcome back to Cooking with a Pan! It's now almost 4th of July, which means its time to get out all that cheesy red, white, and blue stuff. Here's a super simple cookie recipe that will fit in perfectly with any Independence Day celebration and will leave your party guests stunned. This recipe...
By: joshpancooking

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 3 Jul 2014 19:05:18 PDT
How To Make Hot Pockets (Homemade) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Hot-Pockets-Homemade/
How To Make Hot Pockets (Homemade) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/U28D/HX3VW9HX/FQ5U28DHX3VW9HX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/U28D/HX3VW9HX/FQ5U28DHX3VW9HX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/U28D/HX3VW9HX/FQ5U28DHX3VW9HX.SMALL.jpg lalomoreno Hot pockets are delicious and we all love them, but they also contain lots of fat and lots of processed meat and chemicals. Learn how to make healthy and delicious hot pockets, the right way. Adding the Filling To The Tortilla Start off with a tortilla and add the filling, Here I added mozzarell...
By: lalomoreno

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:05:59 PDT
Learn to Grill the Perfect Steak Every Time http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-to-Grill-the-Perfect-Steak-Every-Time/
Learn to Grill the Perfect Steak Every Time - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/8MS3/HX1WARWH/FU88MS3HX1WARWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/8MS3/HX1WARWH/FU88MS3HX1WARWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/8MS3/HX1WARWH/FU88MS3HX1WARWH.SMALL.jpg grillingMontana First thing is first. If possible, do your best to get a decent cut of meat to work with. It should go without saying, but the better your protein the better your dish will turn out. This method will work with many different types of protein, and I have had success with Antelope, Beef, Bison, Dee...
By: grillingMontana

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:37:18 PDT
Honey & Lavender Scones http://www.instructables.com/id/Honey-Lavender-Scones/
Honey & Lavender Scones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/05CX/HX1WBT1E/FIP05CXHX1WBT1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/05CX/HX1WBT1E/FIP05CXHX1WBT1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/05CX/HX1WBT1E/FIP05CXHX1WBT1E.SMALL.jpg cluracon These Honey & Lavender Scones are light and delicate, sweetened with honey and fragranced with lavender. They're great served with whipped butter or cream and some tart lemon curd or raspberry jam, for a perfect summer picnic or afternoon tea. Ingredients and Equipment This recipe makes around a ...
By: cluracon

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:29:11 PDT
Raspberry Cupcakes | Josh Pan http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Cupcakes-Josh-Pan/
Raspberry Cupcakes | Josh Pan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/JUB3/HWUJVGCW/FQBJUB3HWUJVGCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/JUB3/HWUJVGCW/FQBJUB3HWUJVGCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/JUB3/HWUJVGCW/FQBJUB3HWUJVGCW.SMALL.jpg joshpancooking Hello! I'm Josh Pan, and this is my new Raspberry Cupcake recipe that I came up with to kick off the summer. They're perfect for parties and very easy to make. Learn to make these in 10 simple steps, or watch the video for more detail. Thanks! Show me pictures if you try this out!! Collect the Ing...
By: joshpancooking

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:10:45 PDT
Keeping the House Chill- Pizza on the Grill! http://www.instructables.com/id/Keeping-the-House-Chill-Pizza-on-the-Grill/
Keeping the House Chill- Pizza on the Grill! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/WTUJ/HWU4QBN6/FDEWTUJHWU4QBN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/WTUJ/HWU4QBN6/FDEWTUJHWU4QBN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/WTUJ/HWU4QBN6/FDEWTUJHWU4QBN6.SMALL.jpg grillingMontana Summertime is all about getting outside and spending time with friends while the weather is nice. I love to grill and come up with new ways of using the grill to keep my kitchen cool in the summertime. Follow this step by step set of instructions on how to set up your backyard barbecue for cooking...
By: grillingMontana

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 00:59:38 PDT
4 Powerful Energy Shakes http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Powerful-Energy-Shakes/
4 Powerful Energy Shakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/HU51/HWHZJMAD/F48HU51HWHZJMAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/HU51/HWHZJMAD/F48HU51HWHZJMAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/HU51/HWHZJMAD/F48HU51HWHZJMAD.SMALL.jpg Darthorso THIS GUIDE IS IN SEVERAL CONTESTS! IF YOU LIKE IT, VOTE FOR IT! THANKS! :DIMPORTANT PREAMBLE: this guide shows you different recipes of energy shakes. This shakes are studied to provide a rich amount of nutrients in a healthy and fast way and they are used by a large community of athletes/sportsmen....
By: Darthorso

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:37:31 PDT
Easy no mess mason jar beehive http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-no-mess-mason-jar-beehive/
Easy no mess mason jar beehive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/YHPX/HW8T9DJL/FQPYHPXHW8T9DJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/YHPX/HW8T9DJL/FQPYHPXHW8T9DJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/YHPX/HW8T9DJL/FQPYHPXHW8T9DJL.SMALL.jpg Zevion You probally see rows of organic honey jars at the farmers market got you thinking about starting your own backyard beehive? If you live in a suburban area, you may think that starting a beehive cannot be done. However a common suburban backyard can be a perfect place for beehives if done correctly ...
By: Zevion

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:04:41 PDT
Kayak trolling motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-trolling-motor/
Kayak trolling motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/MTZZ/HWH2GKCD/FXVMTZZHWH2GKCD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/MTZZ/HWH2GKCD/FXVMTZZHWH2GKCD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/MTZZ/HWH2GKCD/FXVMTZZHWH2GKCD.SMALL.jpg karrman1984 I was tagged on my Facebook page with a new way to look at this kayak invention, I have seen tank wheel chairs that go every where. Well I would like to extend my offer to my fellow veterans who I served with a chance to be able to kayak with your families again. Big boats are nice, but it is not th...
By: karrman1984

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:21:14 PDT
Super Dietetic Honey Whole Pancakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Dietetic-Honey-Whole-Pancakes/
Super Dietetic Honey Whole Pancakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/LJY2/HWAAZ017/FIZLJY2HWAAZ017.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/LJY2/HWAAZ017/FIZLJY2HWAAZ017.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/LJY2/HWAAZ017/FIZLJY2HWAAZ017.SMALL.jpg Darthorso THIS INSTRUCTABLE IS IN SEVERAL CONTESTS! IF YOU LIKE IT, VOTE FOR IT! THANKS :)Hello dear friends, I’m Filippo from Italy!Like a lot of my Italian compatriots, I have a real passion for food and cuisine! Recently in my life I’ve lost a lot of weight to improve the quality of my health. it was tough...
By: Darthorso

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 12:33:20 PDT
Taquito Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Taquito-Cake/
Taquito Cake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/W2TJ/HW8SZ6UC/FSOW2TJHW8SZ6UC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/W2TJ/HW8SZ6UC/FSOW2TJHW8SZ6UC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/W2TJ/HW8SZ6UC/FSOW2TJHW8SZ6UC.SMALL.jpg Everythingbutfish Things You’ll NeedEl Monterey Brand Taquitos7-11 Monterey Jack TaquitosGuacamole (Recipe on Everythingbutfish)Hot SalsaMexican blend cheeseRe-fried BeansLight Sour CreamLight Cream CheeseCilantroSpices (Cumin and Chili Powder) Cake Assembly First prepare guacamole as demonstrated in another secti...
By: Everythingbutfish

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:35:51 PDT
Playing with food or Just plain nuts http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-with-food-or-Just-plain-nuts/
Playing with food or Just plain nuts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/NMZW/HW00IS04/FEVNMZWHW00IS04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/NMZW/HW00IS04/FEVNMZWHW00IS04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/NMZW/HW00IS04/FEVNMZWHW00IS04.SMALL.jpg Triclaw Avocados are a great and wonderful food and there are so many thing you can make with them from guacamole to topping a sandwich or even smoothies. Alas the best part of the avocado gets tossed in the trash or perhaps some kind person will sprout into a tree. What I do with the seed is carve it into...
By: Triclaw

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 3 Jun 2014 20:44:18 PDT
Pan seared apple glazed pork chops http://www.instructables.com/id/Pan-seared-apple-glazed-pork-chops/
Pan seared apple glazed pork chops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/UO1L/HVYQ93AI/FBAUO1LHVYQ93AI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/UO1L/HVYQ93AI/FBAUO1LHVYQ93AI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/UO1L/HVYQ93AI/FBAUO1LHVYQ93AI.SMALL.jpg Everythingbutfish Things You’ll Need4 Pork Chops3 cups 100% Real Apple JuiceBrown SugarCorn StarchSpices(Sea Salt, Black Pepper, Crushed Red Pepper, Garlic Powder, Onion Powder)2 Large Potatoes2 Jalapeño PeppersVermont White CheddarPeanut OilMacintosh AppleOlive Oil Potato Prep Tip #1 Make sure to get a nice thic...
By: Everythingbutfish

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 3 Jun 2014 10:44:24 PDT
Twist on Sausage and Peppers http://www.instructables.com/id/Twist-on-Sausage-and-Peppers/
Twist on Sausage and Peppers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/MHZ2/HVYQ8QMN/F15MHZ2HVYQ8QMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/MHZ2/HVYQ8QMN/F15MHZ2HVYQ8QMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/MHZ2/HVYQ8QMN/F15MHZ2HVYQ8QMN.SMALL.jpg Everythingbutfish Thing’s You’ll NeedChicken SausagesRed Bell PepperGreen Bell PepperBrown OnionGarlicGarlic Olive OilBalsamic VinegarBrown SugarSpices (Crushed Red Pepper, Salt, Black Pepper, and Garlic Powder) Veggie Prep Tip #1 When a grill is available, definitely grill!Preheat grill on high heat. Take a smal...
By: Everythingbutfish

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:20:46 PDT
Raw Chocolate Pudding. http://www.instructables.com/id/Raw-and-Vegan-Chocolate-Pudding/
Raw Chocolate Pudding. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/QWDE/HVOE1PZE/FOBQWDEHVOE1PZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/QWDE/HVOE1PZE/FOBQWDEHVOE1PZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/QWDE/HVOE1PZE/FOBQWDEHVOE1PZE.SMALL.jpg jsrubianoch I think I´m not the only one who thinks eating chocolate pudding is quite naughty and it´s better not to eat it very often, so I made some research and found out this quite healthy snack or meal, if anyone wants to eat it for breakfast, is packed with good fats and also it doesn't taste like avocado...
By: jsrubianoch

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 26 May 2014 21:05:49 PDT
How to make Egg Rolls http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Egg-Rolls/
How to make Egg Rolls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/TO9E/HVS1F9DM/FOTTO9EHVS1F9DM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/TO9E/HVS1F9DM/FOTTO9EHVS1F9DM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/TO9E/HVS1F9DM/FOTTO9EHVS1F9DM.SMALL.jpg kieuvu Egg Rolls is one of most Vietnamese food that really popular with everyone. It is so easy to make and eat, everyone can try it at home. The fried version with minced pork is called chả giò (southern Vietnam), nem, or Nem rán (northern Vietnam), it has been referred to as a spring roll on some restau...
By: kieuvu

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 29 May 2014 14:49:27 PDT
Spicy Orange Glazed Bacon Wrapped Chicken http://www.instructables.com/id/Spicy-Orange-Glazed-Bacon-Wrapped-Chicken/
Spicy Orange Glazed Bacon Wrapped Chicken - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/GWNB/HV4DDPDQ/FF5GWNBHV4DDPDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/GWNB/HV4DDPDQ/FF5GWNBHV4DDPDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/GWNB/HV4DDPDQ/FF5GWNBHV4DDPDQ.SMALL.jpg Everythingbutfish This is a quick and easy recipe guaranteed to wow any dinner crowd!Thing’s You’ll NeedThinly Sliced Chicken BreastBaconFresh SpinachVermont White CheddarOrange JuiceJalapeno PepperBrown OnionGarlicSugarCorn StarchButterSea Salt and Black Pepper Prep Work Tip #1 Always read full recipe before beg...
By: Everythingbutfish

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 14 May 2014 09:08:30 PDT
Raw Swordfish Asian Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Raw-Swordfish-Asian-Salad/
Raw Swordfish Asian Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/R36H/HVM5E8E0/FOGR36HHVM5E8E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/R36H/HVM5E8E0/FOGR36HHVM5E8E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/R36H/HVM5E8E0/FOGR36HHVM5E8E0.SMALL.jpg chrismo Hello again Instructables, I'm back...with food!About this dishI lived and worked in Chicago for about 2 years a little while back as a food microbiologist doing testing for food companies or research. Some of the interesting research I was involved in was shelf life studies and challenge studies wh...
By: chrismo

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 25 May 2014 07:04:54 PDT
Mini Pizza-pie http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Pizza-pie/
Mini Pizza-pie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/N7Y5/HVNMGYCA/F14N7Y5HVNMGYCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/N7Y5/HVNMGYCA/F14N7Y5HVNMGYCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/N7Y5/HVNMGYCA/F14N7Y5HVNMGYCA.SMALL.jpg Athram When I cook, I like to play about with the recipes and find different and more interesting ways to present the food. Recently, I've been playing with the recipe for pizza. This instructable is the end result of various experiments. A cup-cake sized pizza-pie that is simple to make but still oh-so de...
By: Athram

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 26 May 2014 03:57:16 PDT
Extracting Honey From a Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/Extracting-Honey-From-a-Hive/
Extracting Honey From a Hive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/XLE8/HVQQUNH9/FK0XLE8HVQQUNH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/XLE8/HVQQUNH9/FK0XLE8HVQQUNH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/XLE8/HVQQUNH9/FK0XLE8HVQQUNH9.SMALL.jpg thehivelife Honey is an amazing product of nature. When kept sealed in the combs or a jar, it will never spoil. It even has medicinal and antibacterial properties. Over time all honey naturally crystallizes. It’s still edible and delicious, just in a different form. You can even return it to liquid by heating i...
By: thehivelife

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 28 May 2014 09:31:20 PDT
Raw Mango Pickle http://www.instructables.com/id/Raw-Mango-Pickle/
Raw Mango Pickle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/3QU8/HVMNBXUX/FHM3QU8HVMNBXUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/3QU8/HVMNBXUX/FHM3QU8HVMNBXUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/3QU8/HVMNBXUX/FHM3QU8HVMNBXUX.SMALL.jpg rajinder kaur This is my version of traditional North Indian recipe of Mango Pickle which can be preserved for more than a year and can be enjoyed along with main course. Ingredients 2 Kgs. raw Green Mangoes1 liter Mustard Oil 400 gms. Salt 300 gms.Fenugreek/Methi Seeds 300 gms.Aniseed/Saunf100 gms.Nigella/Kal...
By: rajinder kaur

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 25 May 2014 11:03:30 PDT
Forest Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Forest-Gardening/
Forest Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/OPJ5/HVKM8YPT/FXBOPJ5HVKM8YPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/OPJ5/HVKM8YPT/FXBOPJ5HVKM8YPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/OPJ5/HVKM8YPT/FXBOPJ5HVKM8YPT.SMALL.jpg velacreations The basic principle of homesteading is to create a home and lifestyle that are as self-sustainable as possible. There’s no point producing your own food, water, energy or shelter for just a month or a year; if you and yours are to survive on the fruits of your homestead, you need it to keep producin...
By: velacreations

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 23 May 2014 20:05:25 PDT
3 Survival Recipes - Easy and useful for your hard travels. http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Survival-Recipes-Easy-and-useful-for-your-hard-t/
3 Survival Recipes - Easy and useful for your hard travels. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/6L8A/HVDU66S9/FYY6L8AHVDU66S9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/6L8A/HVDU66S9/FYY6L8AHVDU66S9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/6L8A/HVDU66S9/FYY6L8AHVDU66S9.SMALL.jpg Mutazek Having stored food for emergencies is always a priority. In your home is easy to do and normally you should have a suitcase or a shelf with canned food and water for emergencies.Things change when it comes to survive outside the urban environment, far from home, as the ability to move swiftly and wi...
By: Mutazek

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 19 May 2014 23:52:58 PDT
Simple Coconut Chutney http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Coconut-Chutney/
Simple Coconut Chutney - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/AEAM/HVFL7GIS/FPNAEAMHVFL7GIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/AEAM/HVFL7GIS/FPNAEAMHVFL7GIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/AEAM/HVFL7GIS/FPNAEAMHVFL7GIS.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve In this instructable I’m going to show you how to make simple coconut chutney. In India chutneys are a major part of our food, as for the coconut chutney it is used or we can say it is eaten with quite a many things and also it’s completely fresh and doesn't add to those extra calories. So let’s mak...
By: ThisIsSteve

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 21 May 2014 08:50:53 PDT
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...
By: acoens

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 19 May 2014 23:02:51 PDT
Homemade Almond Croissants http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Almond-Croissants/
Homemade Almond Croissants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/KQMO/HV9I2QNH/FILKQMOHV9I2QNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/KQMO/HV9I2QNH/FILKQMOHV9I2QNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/KQMO/HV9I2QNH/FILKQMOHV9I2QNH.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Easy to follow step by step instructions for making your own fresh almond croissants at home. I first fell in love with almond croissants on a post college trip to France. Each morning sweet buttery aromas seemed to fill the cobbled side streets of every small town we visited, encouraging our own pu...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 19 May 2014 18:06:07 PDT
Chocolate Cup - Literally!- http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Cup-Literraly-/
Chocolate Cup - Literally!- - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/PFPH/HU1RVOL5/F68PFPHHU1RVOL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/PFPH/HU1RVOL5/F68PFPHHU1RVOL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/PFPH/HU1RVOL5/F68PFPHHU1RVOL5.SMALL.jpg alepalan Easter is this week so I decided to make some Easter treats this year. I’m a chocolate lover and this would be a great opportunity to make my own molds and pour some melted chocolate. The concept of this project is to make a cup made out of chocolate. The idea is to make it look like it would be a c...
By: alepalan

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:35:46 PDT
Easy Infused Honey http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Infused-Honey/
Easy Infused Honey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/SEBJ/HUWMD294/FYDSEBJHUWMD294.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/SEBJ/HUWMD294/FYDSEBJHUWMD294.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/SEBJ/HUWMD294/FYDSEBJHUWMD294.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Easy tutorial for infusing your own honey at home in two different ways. Honey is a delicious and beneficial natural sweetener that can be added to enhance a wide variety of foods and dishes. It's mild flavor profile can also easily take on the delightful and welcome flavor of most herbs, spices, fl...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 7 May 2014 16:57:47 PDT
Turn Your Food on a Lathe! (Made from a drill press) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Food-on-a-Lathe-Made-from-a-drill-press/
Turn Your Food on a Lathe! (Made from a drill press) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/OKBW/HUU1LMH1/F95OKBWHUU1LMH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/OKBW/HUU1LMH1/F95OKBWHUU1LMH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/OKBW/HUU1LMH1/F95OKBWHUU1LMH1.SMALL.jpg ywj_pheej Are you ever frustrated by the lack of rotational symmetry in some of your vegetables? No? Hmmm . . . Have you ever dreamed of eating a more exciting carrot stick? Still no? Do you have a hankering to eat the salad dip bowl? Not the dip, but the bowl? No, huh?They say the first step in an effe...
By: ywj_pheej

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 May 2014 23:14:18 PDT
Wooden cat puzzle feeder tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-cat-puzzle-feeder-tower/
Wooden cat puzzle feeder tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/N1SD/HUU1GQMT/FH2N1SDHUU1GQMT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/N1SD/HUU1GQMT/FH2N1SDHUU1GQMT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/N1SD/HUU1GQMT/FH2N1SDHUU1GQMT.SMALL.jpg Goug In the wild, cats have to hunt if they want to eat — which means running, jumping, climbing. Indoor cat food, on the other hand, is often lazily lying in a full bowl, and the only physical exercise required from the cat is to duck his head. This lead to many issues, including excess weight and bor...
By: Goug

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 May 2014 16:22:58 PDT
Cold Smoked Salmon With A Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Smoked-Salmon-With-A-Soldering-Iron/
Cold Smoked Salmon With A Soldering Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/QX0H/HTVIFFI1/FNSQX0HHTVIFFI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/QX0H/HTVIFFI1/FNSQX0HHTVIFFI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/QX0H/HTVIFFI1/FNSQX0HHTVIFFI1.SMALL.jpg swalberg My family and I love smoked salmon, but it's pretty expensive at the stores so we don't get it too often. When I was reading through "Charcuterie" (Ruhlman & Polcyn) it had a recipe and I had to try it. But how do you cold smoke without a lot of fancy gear? To step back a bit, when you hot smoke fo...
By: swalberg

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:05:49 PDT
drill powered meat grinder http://www.instructables.com/id/drill-powered-meat-grinder/
drill powered meat grinder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/96DR/HUAAX8KY/FLI96DRHUAAX8KY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/96DR/HUAAX8KY/FLI96DRHUAAX8KY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/96DR/HUAAX8KY/FLI96DRHUAAX8KY.SMALL.jpg lynnfiorante this is how to easily and cheaply convert a manual meat grinder / pasta maker into a electric one with out much work What you need you will need - 1 manual meat grinder/pasta maker-2 any hand drill Prep take off the handle Add the drill attach the drill to the grinder like you would do whe...
By: lynnfiorante

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:45:02 PDT
Circular saw centrifuge http://www.instructables.com/id/Circular-saw-centrifuge/
Circular saw centrifuge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/I8KS/HULTF71D/F68I8KSHULTF71D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/I8KS/HULTF71D/F68I8KSHULTF71D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/I8KS/HULTF71D/F68I8KSHULTF71D.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Start spinning more food in your kitchen than just salad. Bring the danger of the workshop into the kitchen with a homemade centrifuge! By using an electric circular saw as the motor, I was able to spin food up to 1800 G's and achieve separation in liquids, all for under $20. This small capacity c...
By: mikeasaurus

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 12:32:53 PDT
Take Out Chinese Tacos http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-Out-Chinese-Tacos/
Take Out Chinese Tacos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/DRZ5/HUEEL8B7/FY1DRZ5HUEEL8B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/DRZ5/HUEEL8B7/FY1DRZ5HUEEL8B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/DRZ5/HUEEL8B7/FY1DRZ5HUEEL8B7.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie An exciting new twist on tacos and Chinese Food.  Chinese food can be hard to eat on the go. Although delicious, it usually requires a pair of chopsticks, a place to spread out your different dishes, and a few napkins to clean up the sauces and grease as you eat. I have also found that Chinese food...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:08:00 PDT
Rotating Three-Marshmallow Toaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Three-Marshmallow-Toaster/
Rotating Three-Marshmallow Toaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/VUNP/HUJRLI4K/FKXVUNPHUJRLI4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/VUNP/HUJRLI4K/FKXVUNPHUJRLI4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/VUNP/HUJRLI4K/FKXVUNPHUJRLI4K.SMALL.jpg glassgiant The only thing better than a toasted marshmallow is a perfectly toasted marshmallow.   You can make 'em three at a time with this.  You can also roast hotdogs, weiners, footlongs and tubesteaks.  So, it's versatile. You'll need some wood glue, 3/4 inch stock, 1/4 inch birch plywood,  3/8 inch spruc...
By: glassgiant

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:11:25 PDT
3 Ways to Revive Stale Bread http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Save-Stale-Bread/
3 Ways to Revive Stale Bread - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DX8T/HUBWOAKK/F0MDX8THUBWOAKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DX8T/HUBWOAKK/F0MDX8THUBWOAKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DX8T/HUBWOAKK/F0MDX8THUBWOAKK.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Three simple and easy ways to save your stale bread. There are few things that are as delicious as a fresh baked loaf of bread hot out of the oven. It's also hard to eat an entire loaf of bread while it is at it's freshest. Keeping bread fresh is a losing battle, from the moment it is done baking...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:17:57 PDT
Dog Pill Pouches http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Pill-Pouches/
Dog Pill Pouches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/Z69A/HUA7B3FG/FASZ69AHUA7B3FG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/Z69A/HUA7B3FG/FASZ69AHUA7B3FG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/Z69A/HUA7B3FG/FASZ69AHUA7B3FG.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Dogs, like most kids, don't like taking pills but it doesn't have to be a painful process trying to get our canine friends to swallow their medication. By simply hiding their pills in a delicious treat you'll find that your pup may actually like taking his/her medication. Big pet brands have realize...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:47:09 PDT
Save Money by Throwing Out Less Food http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-Money-by-Throwing-Out-Less-Food/
Save Money by Throwing Out Less Food - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/58E2/HU8442KI/F8O58E2HU8442KI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/58E2/HU8442KI/F8O58E2HU8442KI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/58E2/HU8442KI/F8O58E2HU8442KI.SMALL.jpg Teisha Have you ever felt like you just bought some lettuce and it’s already gone bad, turning soggy and gross? Or what about that milk — how can it already be past its expiration date? Buying food and then throwing it out before you eat it because it’s gone bad is a common problem for people — in the Un...
By: Teisha

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:00:25 PDT
Chocolate Pot de Crème http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Pot-de-Crème/
Chocolate Pot de Crème - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/JXYO/HU5TG5J0/FWDJXYOHU5TG5J0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/JXYO/HU5TG5J0/FWDJXYOHU5TG5J0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/JXYO/HU5TG5J0/FWDJXYOHU5TG5J0.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Easy and simple, decadent chocolate dessert recipe that's also Gluten Free! I had my first chocolate pot de crème in a restaurant in San Francisco. It's creamy texture and smooth rich chocolate were intoxicating. I immediately set out on a search for the perfect recipe to create my own mouth-wateri...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:43:55 PDT
Clean Leeks Properly http://www.instructables.com/id/Properly-Clean-Leeks/
Clean Leeks Properly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGTM/HU09XAAI/FTAOGTMHU09XAAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGTM/HU09XAAI/FTAOGTMHU09XAAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/OGTM/HU09XAAI/FTAOGTMHU09XAAI.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Clean your leeks easily and efficiently by following this simple step by step Instructable. Leeks, a member of the onion/garlic family, are a delicious addition to most meals and a common base flavor in stocks. Leeks are grown and used primarily for their creamy tender white base, which is produced...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:26:33 PDT
Potato on a Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Potato-on-a-Stick/
Potato on a Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/7CAD/GC4G191U/F3I7CADGC4G191U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/7CAD/GC4G191U/F3I7CADGC4G191U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/7CAD/GC4G191U/F3I7CADGC4G191U.SMALL.jpg CharlesB123 This is a very challenging Instructable that is not for the weak: physicsally or mentally. If you are brave enough to take on the challenge and you succede you will have a very awe inspiring creation. Chose the Potato This step is VERY important. Chosing the potato for the project can be very...
By: CharlesB123

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 8 Aug 2010 11:00:45 PDT
LARGE, EASY TO BUILD WORM COMPOSTER http://www.instructables.com/id/LARGE-EASY-TO-BUILD-WORM-COMPOSTER/
LARGE, EASY TO BUILD WORM COMPOSTER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/11US/HTK5M73M/FV311USHTK5M73M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/11US/HTK5M73M/FV311USHTK5M73M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/11US/HTK5M73M/FV311USHTK5M73M.SMALL.jpg Korneel De Viaene WHAT Today's worm composters are small and made to be placed inside your home. For a school project on 'Urban Gardening' we were given the task to build a real big worm composter that could be used for neighborhood composting in allotment gardens. This instructable contains the concept we worked ...
By: Korneel De Viaene

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 3 Apr 2014 08:51:03 PDT
Egg in an Avocado Hole http://www.instructables.com/id/Egg-in-an-Avocado-Hole/
Egg in an Avocado Hole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/MZFY/HTVMPJKY/FINMZFYHTVMPJKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/MZFY/HTVMPJKY/FINMZFYHTVMPJKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/MZFY/HTVMPJKY/FINMZFYHTVMPJKY.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie A quick and healthy recipe to start your morning off right. Egg in an Avocado Hole is delicious and has definitely become a staple in my breakfast routine and maybe yours too! Breakfast can be tough, we're not always ready to eat first thing in the morning. Even if we are hungry, it often seems t...
By: kelleymarie

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:25:10 PDT
Memo in a Mug Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Memo-in-a-Mug-Prank/
Memo in a Mug Prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7AH9/HTR6EXTX/FDP7AH9HTR6EXTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7AH9/HTR6EXTX/FDP7AH9HTR6EXTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/7AH9/HTR6EXTX/FDP7AH9HTR6EXTX.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Of all the ways to prank someone, it is almost always the element of surprise when doing a routine thing that tends to have the best pay off. But one thing makes this all the more enjoyable: simplicity. In this simple but possibly disturbing prank, we'll write a secret message at the bottom of a ...
By: amalkhan

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 8 Apr 2014 15:44:33 PDT
Red Coconut Chicken Pie http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Coconut-Chicken-Pie/
Red Coconut Chicken Pie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/FGKG/HTK2GMZV/FJ6FGKGHTK2GMZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/FGKG/HTK2GMZV/FJ6FGKGHTK2GMZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/FGKG/HTK2GMZV/FJ6FGKGHTK2GMZV.SMALL.jpg Everythingbutfish Things You’ll Need Pillsbury Pie Crust (2pk) Boneless Chicken Breasts Lite Coconut Milk Chicken stock Thai Red Chili Paste Carrots Brown Onions Garlic Cilantro Fresh Ginger Corn Starch Egg white Spices (Cumin, salt, black pepper, ground ginger) Mango Chutney (Recipe on everythingbutfish.tumblr.com)...
By: Everythingbutfish

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 3 Apr 2014 11:33:30 PDT
How To: Clean Your Cast Iron Pan (including how NOT to) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Your-Cast-Iron-Pan-including-how-NOT-/
How To: Clean Your Cast Iron Pan (including how NOT to) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/O2GQ/HTIWJ39T/FV5O2GQHTIWJ39T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/O2GQ/HTIWJ39T/FV5O2GQHTIWJ39T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/O2GQ/HTIWJ39T/FV5O2GQHTIWJ39T.SMALL.jpg ColumbusCOOK Season It First of all, is your cast ironed seasoned properly?  Check out my Instructable on how to season your cast iron and why I prefer Flax oil.  Done?  Good, let's go. Now, let's clean it. Cleaning cast iron is not difficult. So many people over complicate the matter, or worse yet, do de...
By: ColumbusCOOK

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 2 Apr 2014 15:34:05 PDT