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Thai-Style Crab Fried Rice Recipe

Southeast Asia is a great place for crab lovers, and there aren't many better ways to eat it than in Thai <i>khao phat buu</i>—fried rice with crab, made with fragrant jasmine rice that's gently seasoned with garlic and chilies, then tossed with scrambled egg, picked crabmeat, and scallions, finished with …

Sushi

4 Essential Liquor Infusions to Close Out Summer

Infusing a spirit is one of the best and easiest ways to add a new flavor to a cocktail. The method couldn't be simpler, combine the ingredient with your spirit of choice and let them sit. How long depends on what you're infusing. For denser ingredients like tea and spices, often you only need a …

#TheLIST: The Best Last-Minute Weekend Getaways From NYC

Ready, Set, Jet.<p>New Yorkers know how to work hard and play hard–and when the weekends hit, it's time to relax and unwind. Whether you opt for a sophisticated, quiet trip to Nantucket, a jaunt to one of the Hamptons' bustling hotspots or prefer to spend your days skiing near your tranquil respite …

New England

And the Bride Wore Flats: 10 Pairs for Your Big Day

When it comes to bridal footwear, heels reign supreme. But for those who want to stay grounded on the big day, who prefer comfort over height, flats …

10 Travel Quotes Guaranteed to Spark your Wanderlust

If you're like us, we are constantly on the lookout for travel quotes to spark our wanderlust. We asked Trippy.com this August to share with us the most inspiring quotes that remind them of the importance of travel in their lives, and how travel makes the world more connected. This is what they …

9 gorgeous Greek islands you've probably never heard of

Greece has 1,400 islands, though only 230 of them are inhabited.<p>And while everyone knows about Santorini and Mykonos, there are gorgeous lesser-known islands in Greece, too.<p>Here are 9 incredible Greek islands you may not have heard of, but should have on your radar.

The 5 European Cities You Need to Visit Right Now

For the first time in a long time, the US dollar is strong while the euro and other European currencies are relatively weak, which means that a favorable exchange rate is on the horizon for American travelers. That also means this fall is the perfect time to embark on a European vacation, as prices …

Mastering the Hana Highway: How to do it Right

“The Road To Hana.” It’s a four-word phrase that, for many people, elicits four-letter responses. Driving this serpentine, rainforest road is one of …

A Maldives you can actually afford

Thanks to recent changes in the local tourism laws, travellers can now experience the legendary beauty and gracious culture of the Indian Ocean islands for less.<p>I was on the beach, wiggling my toes in fluffy white sand, when a smiling woman brought me a <i>kurrun’baa</i> to drink. I hadn’t requested the …

Speedboat

29 awesome things to do in New York City this summer

But that doesn't mean you need to have a disposable income to enjoy it.<p>Particularly in the summer, New York offers multiple events that won't cost you a penny to attend.<p>From parades to movie nights in the park to cultural festivals, here's what you can enjoy in the city this summer free.

The 24 hottest honeymoon destinations right now

For some, paradise is lounging on a beach with soft white sand and clear aquamarine water surrounded by palm trees.<p>For others, it's roaming the streets and enjoying the charm of a romantic city like Paris.<p>Either way, chances are you'll find an ideal honeymoon spot in our list of newlywed …

Luscious Lemon Ricotta Pancakes Recipe (for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner!)

<b>Written by Kristi Arnold</b><p>Pancakes for breakfast (and even often for dinner) are a family-favorite at our house. But we love to mix it up with different varieties. This luscious lemon ricotta pancakes recipe is filled with rich ingredients and it's absolutely packed with healthy nutrients.<p>With 1 1/2 …

How to Make Perfect Paella Every Time

<b>By Martha Rose Shulman</b><p>I was so saddened by the recent death of food writer Penelope Casas. I never met her, but I've long depended on her work for my own research. Her first cookbook, <i>The Foods & Wines of Spain</i>, was published in 1979 and was for decades the only act in town if you wanted to know …

Spaghetti Carbonara Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is no-frills, classic carbonara. It's also great made with rigatoni. Serving suggestions: straight outta the serving bowl. Adapted from Bon Appetit's April 2012 issue. —Brette Warshaw<p><b>Serves: 4-6</b><p>1/4 pound guanciale or pancetta, cut into 1/3-inch cubes<br>• 7 large egg yolks<br>• 1 large egg<br>• 1 …

Italian Food

Broiled Oysters + Sugar Steak with Bourbon

It's New Year's Eve, people. And whether you're staying in on the couch or heading out on the town, you deserve a Dinner. You deserve to treat yourself to the kinds of foods you probably won't eat on a Tuesday night in 2014: to toast the year ahead, to give 2013 a worthy send-off. And what a better …

BBQ

Pasta With Tuna, Garlic and Parsley

This recipe is the essence of easy. It uses tuna from a can and takes barely any effort at all. Yet it is beautiful and delicious -- the essence of style and artistic restraint.<p>For someone who is inclined to overkill (me), it takes an act of considerable willpower to keep from adding to this dish. …

The Grown-Up Way to Wear Jean Shorts

If you're in your post collegiate days, you're keenly aware that you can no longer get away with cutoffs that basically resemble denim briefs. That's not to say that jean shorts aren't our single favorite summer apparel staple. Au contraire—we love them! But it's all about choosing the right fit …

The 10 Most Underrated European Cities To Book Your Next Vacation To

You don't have to be a millionaire to visit the French Riviera

Years ago it served as inspiration for legendary American authors such as F. Scott Fitzgerald, and today Beyoncé sunbathes on a yacht in St. Tropez.<p>That doesn't mean that travelers without a disposable income can't enjoy the French Riviera.<p>You can experience the coast's old-world charm and dazzling …

10 Reasons You Need to Visit Long Island NOW

<i>By Jennifer Arnow</i><p>Many people think Long Island is just the suburbs of New York City, but it's actually a fascinating destination on its own, offering a variety of experiences for every traveler. And with so many of Long Island's sites easily accessible via train or car, this is a destination not to …

A Special Place Cake

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Why you should be eating your (brown sugar pound) cake with a view.</i><p>Cake is always welcome. It's good in …

Dessert

11 otherworldly images of North America’s Great Lakes

Great Lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario collectively are the largest group of freshwater lakes on the planet. Although they are …

Here's what you should pack in your carry-on bag

Every traveler wants to pack light, especially when it comes to carry-on luggage. No one wants to be that passenger who is forced to check baggage they were hoping to bring on the flight.<p>In order to avoid this, you'll need to pack only the essentials.<p>From passports and headphones to extra underwear …

Caribbean Islands You Probably Haven't Been To

By Chelsea Stuart<p>Chances are that if you've been lucky enough to vacation in the Caribbean, you've probably hit up hot spots like Aruba, Jamaica and the Bahamas. While there is nothing wrong with these popular tourist destinations, there is a whole slew of islands--the region is made up of more …

This easy recipe for baked eggs in ramekins will transform your breakfast

Omelets? So over them. Fried eggs? Forget about it. When it comes to breakfast, baked eggs are the best invention since, well, sliced bread. These individual ramekins are filled with a deluxe blend of savory vegetables and rich, creamy eggs; give them 20 minutes in the oven and get your spoons …

65 Pastry Recipes You Should Absolutely Make for Breakfast

From blueberry muffins to maple syrup doughnuts, these pastry recipes are most definitely worth it (and make a great breakfast!).<p><b>We get it: You had a rough week.</b> You've been working hard. You need some damn sugar, butter, or both. We've got the solution: Make some pastries. Eat said pastries for …

Breakfast

Eggs for Breakfast: Delicious, Healthy Recipes to Jump-Start Your Day

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Leahy<p>The comprehensive guide to cooking delicious eggs for breakfast with techniques and over 50 recipes and photographs from acclaimed chef Donna Leahy, author of Morning Glories and Recipe for a Country Inn.<br>A chef's passion for breakfast shines in these easy-to-follow recipes for …

7 Incredible Three-Ingredient Desserts

In life, lots of things pop up at the last minute. Sometimes, you find out late at night that you have to make a presentation at work in the morning. …