Janice Basch

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50 Cast-Iron Skillet Recipes

Put the hardest working pan in your kitchen to good use.<p><b>If you want a good, hard sear on a piece of meat</b>, grab a cast iron skillet. Looking to add minerals to your food? Ditto. Just want a workhorse of a pan that will take you from fried eggs to a free-form apple galette? You know what to do. The …

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Apple-Fennel Chicken Salad

4 Servings<p>You know what most chicken salads are missing? Crunch. Not this one!<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ apple, finely chopped (we like Pink Lady or Gala for the color)<p>½ fennel bulb, finely chopped<p>½ small shallot, finely chopped<p>8 ounces poached, roasted, or rotisserie chicken, torn into bite-size …

The Secret to the Best Tasting Strawberries Ever

We bet you never thought to do this.<p>Strawberry season is the best season. Period. After a long winter of too many oranges and clementines — sorry, citrus, but you'll never be the best fruit group — I gorge off fresh strawberries all spring and summer. I love snacking on them plain, but I also try …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Healthy Eating

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

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How to Parallel Park Perfectly, Every Time

The recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p>Rules of thumb and experience help, but we prefer repeatable experiments. And if you see this and laugh, you're probably not as good as you think you are. Thankfully, the recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p><i>Pull alongside the car</i> …

Natalie Merchant Premieres ‘Ladybird’ Video

In the thirteen years since her last album of original songs, Natalie Merchant got married, had a daughter and got divorced. So maybe it’s not …

Meyer Lemon Bars

Unlike some other types of lemons, Meyer lemon trees bear fruit year round. This means that you can find them at many grocery stores and farmers …

Jo'burg was crazy! Thanks for a great Rapture tour New Zealand, Australia and South Africa.

The Murmurations of Starlings

When starlings flock together, wheeling and darting through the sky in tight, fluid formations, we call it a murmuration. These murmurations can range from small groups of a few hundred starlings in a small ball, to undulating seas of millions of birds, blocking out the sun. I thought today would …

5 Warming Stew Recipes from Around the World

Wintry stews packed with flavors from around the world will heat up the coldest of nights.<p>There’s a lot to love about stew. You do work on the front and back ends, but mostly the pot just simmers on the stove, making your house smell good. The result is a warm, comforting dinner—the perfect winter …

24 Recipes for Artichokes, Both Fresh and Jarred

From dips to tarts, salads to pastas, here are 24 ways to use artichokes (both fresh and jarred) in all their glory.<p>We're big fans of fresh artichokes, but are happy to admit that the jarred version can sometimes be just as great. From dips to tarts, salads to pastas, here are 11 ways to use …

11 Sweet Gift Wrapping Ideas For Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day means nothing without the right gift for the loved one. But the gift alone is not enough this time. It has to be wrapped beautifully …

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A BEAUTIFUL FREE PRINTABLE 2014 CALENDAR | THE STYLE FILES

I’m loving this 2014 calendar that I found on Oh The Lovely Things. It has a simple design:no fancy typography, and a limited color palette. And the …

Top Face Masks - How To Get Soft, Clear Skin

Pretty As a Picture: Our Most Popular Pins

Everyone loves a pretty picture, but Pinterest is about so much more than just inspirational images, it's also great for zeroing in on the most …

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