Erin McDowell

Erin McDowell is a test kitchen assistant at Food52.

Make nifty food coloring with ingredients from your kitchen

There are so many amazing colors in food -- why not use them as dyes?

Make your own conversation hearts this Valentine’s Day

These classic heart-shaped candies are easy to make at home.

How to make homemade dog biscuits

With all of the nasties that can go into conventional pet food, we're fans of taking the DIY approach.