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How to Tie Better Bows (& 3 Great Ribbons to Use)

While working as a gift wrapper during high school, I was taught to dress up a present with serious discipline (there was a training period!). Creasing every corner of the paper, folding and taping so that the ends of the paper lined up exactly with the edges of the box—they might as well have been …

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23 of the best new photo and video apps launched in 2014

The year 2014 saw a literal explosion of photo and video apps for iOS, Android and even for the desktop — many with their own unique niche or angle. Some are easy to learn and use while others focused on complex maneuvers best accomplished with a quality camera and a learning curve.<p>Here some of the …

Cornbread, Chorizo, Cherry, and Pecan Stuffing

8 Servings<p>Store-bought cornbreads can be very sweet; taste before using, or omit the sugar from your favorite recipe.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup (1½ sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, divided, plus more<p>¼ cup white wine vinegar<p>½ cup dried tart cherries<p>10 cups coarsely crumbled …

World's Most Popular TED Speaker, Ken Robinson, Shares 5 Secrets Of Giving A Great Speech

Preparation, confidence, and the ability to relax, Ken Robinson told Business Insider in an interview at this week's World Business Forum in New York. Eight years ago, Robinson gave a TED Talk on how schools stifle creativity. It has since been watched more than 28 million times, making it the most …

The Food Lab: For the Best Chicken Parmesan, Take a Lesson From the South

All week we're celebrating Italian-American classics. Check out more Italian-American recipes and taste tests this way!<p>More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>I can count the number of times I've had truly bad chicken parm on one hand, and all of those …

Cornbread Tamale Pie Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Could cornbread tamale pie—a quick and spicy chili topped with cornbread—be the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we're using this new series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them.</i> …

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American Chop Suey: The Cheesy, Beefy, Misnamed Stovetop Casserole That Deserves a Comeback

All week we're celebrating Italian-American classics. Check out more Italian-American recipes and taste tests this way!<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Beefaroni, macaroni and beef, chili mac, call it what you will, but I find it both fascinating and insanely frustrating that there …

How to Make Fish Tacos: A Step-by-Step Guide

You could debate endlessly what makes a perfect fish taco—and we did. After a lot of “research” (read: eating), we came up with the lightest, crunchiest, tastiest version ever.<p>When the topic of fish tacos came up in a staff meeting, you would have thought we were talking about Obamacare, not a …

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How to Make Quick and Easy Italian-American Red Sauce That Tastes Slow-Cooked

All week we're celebrating Italian-American classics. Check out more Italian-American recipes and taste tests this way!<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>"I'm using every available burner plus a portable burner plus my oven is full," Kenji messaged me last week about the testing for …

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