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MiniPresso GR Espresso Maker For Anywhere, On-The-Go Quality Coffee

Jason Lazarus April 5, 2016 1650<p>Let’s face it, most people are hooked on coffee beans, coffee in a cup is the ball and chain of modern society, and …

Paris like you’ve never seen her before

The latest video from New York filmmaker Tyler Fairbanks is nothing less than a love letter to the City of Light.<p>Bonjour, Paris!, the newest video from New York filmmaker Tyler Fairbanks, is certainly nothing less than a love letter to the City of Light.<p>For both admirers of Paris and the …

France

Art-Inspired Wedding Details That Creative Couples Will Love

If you're an artsy couple, you'd probably be psyched to incorporate some of your love of painting and illustration into your big day. But even if …

Weddings

This Giant, Fluffy Pancake Is Perfect for Brunch

<b>Blend the batter:</b> Place the flour, milk, eggs, sugar, vanilla, and salt in a blender or food processor fitted with the blade attachment. Blend for 10 …

Breakfast

Rustic Pacific Northwest Retreat Wrapped in Blackened Timber

We'd summer here in a heartbeat<p>Dubbed the "Little House," this oxidized black cedar-clad and blackened-cement home by Seattle studio M W Works Architecture + Design undersells itself, perhaps, clocking in at 1,100 square feet. The house, which sits on a wooded site overlooking Washington State's …

Chicken Chile Verde Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (18)<p>3 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt, plus more as needed<br>• 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper<br>• 2/3 …

Smoky and Spicy Chicken Tinga Is the Ultimate One-Pot Taco Filling

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I first knew <i>tinga poblana</i> through the great recipe Rick Bayless includes in <i>Authentic Mexican</i>, a recipe which he in turn based off of the version made in Puebla's Fonda de Santa Clara restaurant. It's a spicy tomato- …

Cooking

Better Tomorrow Vegan Chili

<b>(Hot soup)</b><p>The story of chili always ends with the statement that it’s better the second day. So why don’t we just make it ahead of time and consider …

Turmeric Chicken with Sumac and Lime

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 teaspoon ground turmeric<br>• Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper<br>• 4 bone-in chicken thighs<br>• 2 tablespoons grapeseed oil<br>• 3/4 cup water<br>• 4 cloves …

Cooking

The Best Camping Spots on the Northern California Coast

With mild temperatures, lesser crowds, and year-round open campgrounds, winter can be an ideal time to go camping along the California coast.Perhaps …

Hiking

The Napa Valley Guide | Goop

As total winos, we’re constantly taking notes on the best spots in Napa (cue Escapes for Foodies and Winos). The classics, like The French Laundry, …

Napa Valley

The Salad From a Can I'd Eat Every Day

When you come across a dish you find to be the ultimate, how can you say it so without it sinking into the pool of "perfect," "best," "best ever" recipes? Let’s try reason:<p>-A perfect recipe would be be totally unfussy. One pan. Few minutes.<br>-It’d be made from the pantry. And adaptable to what isn’t …

Christmas Brunch Recipes You Can Make Ahead Of Time

Christmas is almost upon us and that means there is a lot that has to be done. No matter how joyful the holidays are, there is always a certain amount of stress that goes into hosting Christmas. The presents have to be bought, wrapped and quietly placed under the tree. The cards have to be written …

Breakfast

Lentil and Sausage Soup with Kale Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Serves 6</b><p>1 tablespoon olive oil, plus more for browning the sausages<br>• 1 tablespoon bacon fat (or …

12 Qualities That Set Ultra Successful People Apart

Ultra successful people delight themselves by blowing their personal goals out of the water. They succeed along many different dimensions of life--their friendships, their physical and mental health, their families, and their jobs (which they are not only good at but also enjoy).<p>TalentSmart has …

Self-improvement

Bridges of Paris: Pont Alexandre III, an Open-Air Museum

The Pont Alexandre III is Paris's most elegant, grandiose, and sumptuous bridge: one of the most beautiful river crossings in the world. It was built for the <i>Exposition Universelle</i> of 1900, an international world's fair that introduced talking films, escalators, Russian nesting dolls, wireless …

Turkey Breast Recipes That Make Thanksgiving So Much Easier

For many people, turkey is a deal breaker come Thanksgiving. But making a whole bird is a big to-do. You have to figure out whether you want to brine it or stuff it, calculate how long to cook it, and then try to carve it without destroying the whole thing. It’s work, for sure.<p>If you don’t feel …

Cooking

Celebrate Friendsgiving With Our Pumpkin Sage Pasta

Guess what? Friendsgiving is right around the corner! Don’t get us wrong… we LOVE Thanksgiving. But we also love having an excuse to get all of our besties together to celebrate great friendships and good food! This year, kick your holiday feast up a notch with our Pumpkin Sage Pasta.<p>Let’s be …

Food

10 Quintessential Things You'll Find in Every Paris Loft

"Charming" doesn't even begin to describe what home life must be like in this city.<p>Frankly, the French just do everything better than most of people: Dress, eat, and, depending on who you ask, work. We can also add "live" to that list, especially when talking about Paris. The apartments in the City …

32 places everyone should visit in France

Millions of people go to France each year to see incredible art in Paris, lie on the gorgeous beaches of the French Riviera, and sip wine in Bordeaux.<p>Here are 32 places all travelers should go to in France.

France

Plan Your Own Puglian (or Biking) Adventure

In AFAR's November/December 2015 issue, writer Paul Greenberg and his friend David Gold bicycled across the untouched Italian region of Puglia. He …

Italy

14 Paris Events Worth Traveling For: Fall 2016

Travel

Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:2 hr 50 minPrep:15 minInactive:2 hr 20 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:44 cookies<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer …

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

European Travel

Here’s Why You Should Eat More Lentils

When I'm alone with my thoughts, I occasionally play geeky dietitian games in my head. I guess the calorie count of random foods. I try to imagine …

Food

Tag: Landscaping 101

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Japanese Zen Masters<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Landscaping 101: Biodynamics for the Edible Garden<p>by Clare Coulson<p>Pink Grasses: …

1915 Footage of Monet, Renoir and Rodin Creating Art and Degas Strolling Down a Paris Street

<i>Monet painting at Giverny</i><b><br>YouTube Link</b><p>Fine art enthusiasts will appreciate these fascinating film clips of four of the most celebrated artists in …

Art

SPONSORED: Eat the 7 Wonders of Oregon

We like to say that Oregon has 7 Wonders. And even if you visit only one of them, you'll see why this place is unlike any other. But Oregon's wonders don't stop with geography; our edible bounty is a wonder that can be found in every meal prepared here. There's a reason so many of the world's best …

Oregon