Christopher Rochford

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The Best Peanut Butter Pie

If you are a peanut butter lover then this no-bake peanut butter pie recipe is just for you! I really like quick recipes that don’t require baking. …

Dessert

9 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid in Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre, comprising five villages, is known around the world for its stunning scenery and epic hiking. In the last 20 years or so, Monterosso al …

Italy

9 hardest to find speakeasies in New York City (and how to find them)

New York City is not for the faint of heart. A night on the town here will test your will as much as your wallet. The city is, however, a great place …

New York City

Tim Don And On: The Man And The Company Behind This Year's Most Inspirational Story In Sports

For most companies that sponsor professional athletes, the motto usually boils down to: “what have you done for us lately?” Typically, it’s all about wins, finishing times, and even personality.<p>When it comes to pro triathlete Tim Don, the current Ironman triathlon record holder, and Swiss endurance …

Costa Rica

Red Velvet Ice-Cream Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 2 (9-inch) round cake pans. Place paper baking cups in 2 standard-size muffin cups, or …

These Oregon Road Trips Will Make You Fall in Love With the Pacific Northwest

When we think of Oregon, the eternally hip city of Portland with its iconic doughnuts, coffee, and hipsters is often the first place that comes to …

15 key front crawl swim drills to improve your technique - 15 key front crawl swim drills: breathing

Breathing drills<p>Breathing should occur with a natural roll of your body. Your head is turned, not lifted, to get your mouth clear of the water, which …

10 Different Sex Positions to Spice It Up Tonight

Because there's no place for boredom in the bedroom.<p>Sex ruts happen to everyone. But if your bedroom routine feels, well, <i>routine</i>—or mundane, or like …

Google

Corbet’s Couloir Gets The Full Spicy Send

Like most people, Caite Zeliff, a 23-year-old skier with an aggressive New Hampshire racing background, has a special relationship with Corbet’s …

Paul Simon on “The Sound Of Silence”, Art Garfunkel and Graceland: “The music keeps growing”

An interview from the Uncut archive<p><b>Following the recent news that Paul Simon is to give a “farewell performance” in Hyde Park later this summer, it</b> …

Dating is getting even more complicated — here are 5 more terms you need to know in 2018

If you thought the world of ghosting, stashing, and sidebarring was bad, things are about to get worse.<p>Modern dating is tough, and sometimes it can feel like everyone else has a manual to follow while you're left in the dark wondering if anyone will ever love you.<p>The game playing makes it even more …

Michelin-Starred Restaurants in Las Vegas

If you're planning your trip to Las Vegas, chances are you'll need to know where to get the best food in the city. Fortunately, the Michelin Guide …

After the Apologies, Restaurants Struggle to Change

The first act of the drama was loud and public: Reporters exposed pervasive sexual harassment at a handful of high-profile restaurant groups around the country. Accused chefs and restaurateurs issued apologies and vowed to step away from daily operations.<p>The second act is playing out much more …

The Takeout's guide to eating Korean food like a Korean

These days, Korean food is pretty much everywhere. But it still surprises me how many of my acquaintances have admitted they don’t visit Korean …

Angie Mar’s Menu: Red Meat and Respect

Angie Mar stood at her kitchen’s narrow steel pass on a recent Saturday, gliding through a dinner rush that wouldn’t let up until close to midnight.<p>“My loves,” she announced, “coming my way I’ve got one branzino, two côtes de bœuf — one rare, one medium — one poutine, and in six minutes, a duck for …

Dining Rooms

The 6 Best Swim Paddles for Crushing It In the Pool

<i>Ready to pick up a new set of paddles? Confused about kind to get? Here’s a breakdown of the best paddles for swimmers.</i><p>From beginner to elite, swim …

Swimming

Get Your Snorkel On: The 5 Best Snorkels for Swimming

<i>Ready to throw down on a new swim snorkel? Here’s are reviews of the best swimming snorkels for competitive swimmers.</i><p>The swim snorkel has become one …

Swimming

The Absolute Best Holiday Windows in New York This Year

15 key front crawl swim drills to improve your technique

Arm drills<p>The arm action can be broken down into five parts, each of which has its own specific requirements…<p><b>1 Hand entry</b><p> Fingertips or thumb enter …

3 Common Bike-Washing Mistakes

Giving your bike a bath on a regular basis keeps your machine running smoothly and extends the life of your pricey components. It’s especially important to properly wash your drivetrain, as the parts that keep you in motion suffer greatest from abuse and neglect. A grimy chain makes for sloppy …

Road Cycling

10 Seasonal Sangrias to Make This Fall

Sangria is one of my favorite things. It turns fruit and wine into something absolutely divine. And you don't even have to buy expensive wine! There …

Cocktail Mavens Behind Dear Irving Plot Four More Restaurants and Bars

The team behind perennially busy cocktail bars like Dear Irving and Raines Law Room is pumping out four more restaurant bars in the next year.<p><b>Yves Jadot Restaurant Group</b>— known for cocktail bars and speakeasy vibes — will be opening a pizza restaurant, an underground lounge, a <i>Great Gatsby</i>-themed …

10 fascinating architecture tours in NYC

In a city where the skyline itself qualifies as one of the best New York attractions, you’d be remiss not to take an architecture tour in NYC. You’ll …

An Architect Designed a Calmer Restaurant. It Was Very Stressful.

This is going to be about the room, not the food, because there wasn’t any. Not yet. There sat the architect Brad Cloepfil last Wednesday, four days before the restaurant was to open — reopen, really — in a chair he had designed in middle of the room he had designed — redesigned, really — saying …

The 50 best bars in the world

Some bars are known for their views, while others are known for their drinks — like the following ones on the annual list of The World's 50 Best Bars, which was just released for 2017.<p>The ranking is determined by votes from more than 500 drinking experts around the globe and serves as "an …

The 15 best ghost tours in America

After tackling the best boozy tours in America, are you now hoping to catch some spirits of a different kind? True, the U.S. is chock-full of super …

Make-Ahead French Toast That Tastes Like the Best Apple Pie

Apple-Cinnamon French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 10 to 12<p><i>For the French toast casserole:</i> <br>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>6 large eggs <br>2 cups …

In San Francisco, you simply don't need a car on Market Street and the waterfront. In fact, you'll be happier without one

Don’t drive to San Francisco and pay $35 or more per day to park. Don’t fly and then spend steadily on a ride-sharing service or taxicabs. Don’t imagine those storied but slow cable cars will get you everywhere you want to be.<p>Instead, after that flight to San Francisco or Oakland, followed by the …

The most gorgeous libraries in NYC

Whether you're a bookworm or an architechture addict, you're certain to fall in love with the most stunning NYC libraries. Because you have to admit: …