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Ratios for Converting Fresh Herbs to Dried

Have you ever wondered how to substitute dried herbs for fresh herbs in recipes? What are the conversion ratios you should use when replacing dried …

Recipes

New Orleans Festivals Guide: March 2014

click to enlarge<p><b>March</b><p><b>13, 20, 27</b> — <b>Thursdays at Twilight</b> (Botanical Garden's Pavilion of the Two Sisters, City Park, 5 Victory Ave., …

2015 Wednesday at the Square music lineup announced

click to enlarge<p>One sure sign spring is almost here: The Young Leadership Council (YLC) has announced the lineup for the 16th annual Wednesday at the …

Italian Cheese-Stuffed Meatloaf

Cut slices of this juicy meatloaf, intensely flavored with herbs and prepared roasted peppers, to reveal a luscious center of melted cheeses. …

Recipes

10 Amazing Photos Of The Human Body Under A Microscope

Some of these photos are artistic, others are terrifying.<p>Colin Salter's new book, <i>Science is Beautiful</i> (Batsford, 2015), shows us some amazing images of the human body under a microscope. When the photos are colorized they look like masterpieces of art. Check them out below:<p>Reprinted with permission …

What You Need to Know About the 2012 Bordeaux Vintage

The 2012 Bordeaux vintage is a mixed bag, but there are some great wines to be found, particularly in Pomerol, St-Émilion and Pessac-Léognan—and even …

11 Romantic Risotto Recipes Perfect for Valentine’s Day

Although risotto is one of the simplest meals you could whip up, there is something undeniably fancy about it. Maybe it's the fact that you're …

Risotto

How to Roast Leg of Lamb

<i>Every Friday, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook helps us get to know our favorite cuts of meat a little bit better – and introduces us to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i> <i>This post is brought to you by the American Lamb Board as part of Lamb Lovers</i> …

Recipes

5 Pink and White Cupcakes for Valentine’s Day

In this week’s Mad Genius Tips video, F&W’s Justin Chapple demonstrates how to create cute, heart-shaped cupcakes using a muffin pan and marbles. …

5 Unexpected Facts About Braising

<i>Today: Michael Ruhlman, author of How to Braise, shares five surprising facts about his favorite cooking technique.</i><p>Braising is often misunderstood: Many of us know that it is a method of cooking meat and vegetables, yet would struggle to properly define it. So what does braising actually entail? …

Cooking

Stacey Kent - Ces Petits Riens Lyrics

Rien c'est déjà beaucoup<br>On se souvient de rien<br>Et puisqu'on oublie tout<br>Rien c'est bien mieux<br>Rien c'est bien mieux que tout<p>Mieux vaut n'penser à …

Mode

The Secret Art of Dr. Seuss

<b>Theodor Seuss Geisel</b> (March 2, 1904–September 24, 1991), better-known as <b>Dr. Seuss</b>, is one of the most original and beloved children’s storytellers of all time. After I wrote about his little-known, body-positive “adult” book of nudes, reader Jennifer Alluisi flagged a fascinating deeper dive into …

This is just a sample of what Black life looked... at Esoterica

Letra 'De nadie' de Isabel Pantoja

De Quien es el color<br>Y la nube y la estrella;<br>De nadie.<p>Y el amor sin timón<br>Cuando caracolea;<br>De nadie.<br>De quien es el azul<br>Alumbrando mareas;<br>De nadie<p>Y esa …

The best free documentaries to watch on YouTube

We love documentaries at WIRED and, as this list proves, there are dozens of great ones worthy of your time and attention. To help you in the search …

Surreal Interpretations of Womanhood Photographed by Marjorie Salvaterra

Drawing inspiration from her own life, photographer Marjorie Salvaterra has created a series of black and white tableaus of women that look a lot …

The Messy Minds of Creative People

Creativity is very messy.<p>According to one prominent theory, the creative process involves four stages: preparation, incubation, illumination, and …

Creativity

Spice-Rubbed Ham with Apple-Maple Sauce

• Preheat oven to 325 degrees . In a small bowl combine brown sugar, garlic, and cumin. Score ham by making diagonal cuts in a diamond pattern. Using …

Recipes

RECETA PARA HACER PESCOZONES DE PIPIAN

INGREDIENTES:<p>10 pipianes pequeños cortados a la mitad o bien 2 si son grandes cortados en rodajas<p>1 libra de queso fresco<p>4 huevos batidos (le puedes …

Why Your Fried Rice Needs a Kimchi Boost

Packed with roasted pork, sweet Chinese sausage, spicy kimchi and sticky rice, this is an addictive and delicious rice dish by Andrew Zimmern.<p><i>Packed</i> …

Why You Should Make Silky Velvet Chicken

This crowd-pleasing chicken and asparagus stir-fry from Andrew Zimmern is sweet and spicy with moist, tender pieces of chicken in every bite.<p><i>This</i> …

7 Cheesy Potato Gratins for Holiday Feasting

Cheese and potatoes are a match made in side dish heaven.<p>Creamy, cheesy potato gratin is a guaranteed holiday side dish hit. Plus, it’s super easy to …

David Fincher Wants to Make a Totally 80s TV Show About Music Videos

Please, please, please let this show happen.<p><b>David Fincher</b> may take us all on a long, strange trip down memory lane. The director of <i>Gone Girl</i> and <i>The Social Network</i> is working on a new half-hour comedy for HBO focused on the 1980s music-video industry, according to <i>Deadline</i>.<p>The show, tentatively …

TV

Cheap Wines That Taste Expensive (All $20 or Less!)

Wine should be an easy thing to pick up and bring to a party—in theory. In reality, the shelves of witty, worldly, and just plain weird labels with …

Top 10 films of 2014: complete US chart

The complete list of the Guardian’s top 10 films of the year, as determined by US release date<p>• Read the UK cut<p>10. The Lego Movie<p>What we say: Everything is awesome. And forever compromised. The Lego Movie is a $60m (£38m) advert that’s clever, smart and extremely funny. It’s marketing as art, art …

Winter Recipe: Pork Ragu with Semolina Gnocchi

<b>Pork Ragu with Semolina Gnocchi</b><p>Serves 8<p><i>For the pork ragu</i><br>Canola oil<br>4 pound bone-in pork shoulder (approximately), trimmed of excess fat<br>2 - 3 slices …