Brenda Stubbs

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12 Things to Know If You Got a Drone for Christmas

Today’s distinguished youths have Christmas present palates far too refined to enjoy infantilizing <i>Frozen</i> paraphernalia.<p>“It’s that time of year when …

7 Of The Best Ab Exercises You're Probably Not Doing

Nobody loves ab exercises -- but chances are you're probably doing them anyway.<p>Many of us are plagued by a little extra around the middle, and while ab exercises can't single-handedly undercover six-pack abs (they're in there, somewhere), core workouts <i>can</i> improve your posture and balance, ward off …

20 Apps You Won't Be Able to Live Without

Photo: Getty Images<p><b>1. KillSwitch:</b> This app discretely removes all traces of your ex from your Facebook profile.<p><b>2. Sleep Cycle:</b> This alarm clock analyzes your sleep patterns and wakes you when you are in the lightest sleep phase so you feel refreshed instead of groggy.<p><b>3. CardMunch:</b> This app quickly …

Yes, You Can Pickle That

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Pickling is so hot right now. And when done at home, it's</i> …

Food Preservation

Wi-Fi passwords can be stolen by hacking smart lightbulbs

<img src="" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: left;"/>In the latest cautionary tale involving the so-called …

Radish Cous Cous Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is my attempt to marry lovely spring vegetables with a side dish more interesting than plain vegetable + starch. I think it works well next to chicken or fish, but it also makes a winning lunch all on its own. —Cristina Sciarra<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> Lovely, fresh, delicious, and …


Plum Avocado Summer Salad Recipe on Food52


Sautéed Zucchini with Basil Leaves Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Really, the key to this dish is finding the freshest squash you can lay your hands on. —thirschfeld<p><b>Serves: 4</b><p>10 small zucchini and summer squash, preferably from your garden, cut into 3/8 inch rounds<br>• olive oil or butter<br>• 8 basil leaves<br>• Kosher salt and fresh ground pepper<p>Place a large …


Lemony Green Bean Salad with Feta, Red Onion, and Marjoram Recipe on Food52


Tomato, Nectarine and Mozzarella Salad Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I started making this salad a few years ago when we moved up to Cold Spring. I had bought some stunning tomatoes and nectarines and I thought they would probably be just as delicious together as they were on their own. I hope anyone who tries this thinks I was right. —sweet</b> …


Summer Rolls

<i>Vegan lunches can -- and should -- be a lot more interesting than bare salads or carrot sticks and hummus. New Veganism columnist Gena Hamshaw will be sharing inspiration for midday meals that stave off both hunger and boredom.</i><p><i>Today: Gena wraps up everything she loves about summer into light and</i> …


Absurdly Addictive Asparagus Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I guess there's a reason Vosges Haut-chocolat Bacon and Chocolate bars are growing in just seems that when you add bacon to almost anything, the salty smokiness heightens the other ingredients. Bacon may rule, but its Italian cousin, Pancetta, is also a contender for …


Corn Salad with Cilantro & Caramelized Onions Recipe on Food52