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Happiness at Home with a German Design Duo

For those of us who worship the home, the new year inspires us to reassess our living spaces (and in our case, to revisit the Remodelista Manifesto …

How to make pumpkin croquetas – recipe

It’s not right that when Halloween has passed, pumpkins become instantly redundant. More fool us; we are only halfway through the British pumpkin growing season and children love the taste of these bright, fleshy vegetables. I was recently given a whole crateful of pumpkin and squash of various …

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for roast carrot and Korean-style cauliflower

While meat is a treat, I don’t want to eat it too often. It usually takes longer to cook than vegetables, it’s arguably less versatile and it’s significantly pricier; plus, eaten in large amounts, it is damaging both to our health and to the planet. Luckily, Brits no longer only want meat and two …

40 Sausage Recipes to Keep You Full Every Month of the Year

Sausage is there for you in every season, whether it is grilled in the summer or slow-cooked in the winter.<p><b>We speak a lot about eating seasonally</b> at <i>BA</i>. You know what goes great with that winter kale? Sausage. And those summer campfire beans? Sausage. That's right—sausage is pretty much the perfect …


The Ultimate Thanksgiving Survival Diet

A calorie-cutting (but tasty!) meal plan that lets you have your turkey—and gravy, and pumpkin pie—and eat it, too<p>Get the Meal Plan<p>I cannot in good conscience tell you to skip the pecan pie this Thanksgiving. And by all means enjoy the cornbread-sausage dressing. But how can you eat to your heart’s …

Healthy Eating

Pumpkin Spoon Bread

8 Servings<p>We make lots of things from scratch on Thanksgiving, but pumpkin purée isn’t one of them. Libby’s is our favorite brand.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ cups whole milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter<p>2 teaspoons kosher salt<p>1 cup stone-ground yellow cornmeal<p>1 cup canned pure pumpkin purée<p>3 …


Pumpkin Cheesecake

8 Servings<p>This delicate cheesecake is cooked in a water bath and steamed for a supremely light texture. To make sure the homemade-gingersnap-cookie crust stays crisp, wrap the cake pan inside and out with heavy-duty, 18"-wide aluminum foil.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Gingersnap Cookie Crust<p>1 cup plus 1 Tbsp. …


Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Brown Butter and Sage

Makes 10 to 12 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 1-pound red-skinned sweet potatoes (yams), rinsed, patted dry, pierced all over with fork<p>1 12-ounce container fresh ricotta cheese, drained in sieve 2 hours<p>1 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese (about 3 ounces)<p>2 tablespoons (packed) golden brown sugar<p>2 …

Sweet Potatoes

No dinner plans yet? Frittata is here to save the day. @alasully wisely showers hers with cheese and fresh herbs before serving.

Tray Baked Crispy Trout | Jamie Oliver & Tobie Puttock

How to Make Rice Pilaf Fluffy, Fragrant, and Perfect Every Time

By Claire Saffitz<p>The ingredients might change, but the fundamentals of how to make rice pilaf stay the same. Here's how to nail one of our favorite sides every single time.<p>Rice pilaf can seem sad. Plain. Boring. But if you know how to make rice pilaf, yours will be quite the opposite. You just need …


40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …


Tuna Melt

Makes 4 sandwiches<p>In search of a classic tuna melt? This is the best we’ve tried. Palace Diner makes its own pickles, but of course you can start with store-bought.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>bread-and-butter pickles<p>1 English hothouse cucumber, sliced ⅛” thick<p>1 habanero chile or 2 jalapeños, …


Crème Fraîche Cheesecake with Brown Butter Streusel

8 Servings<p>Textures matter: Baking the cheesecake in a water bath insulates it, so it stays creamy and moist; the crunchy streusel topping adds contrast.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>cheesecake<p>Nonstick cooking oil spray<p>8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ cup crème fraîche<p>½ vanilla bean, …


Spicy Spiked Hot Chocolate

4 Servings<p>The addition of an anise-flavored liqueur turns this hot cocoa into the liquid version of chocolate-covered licorice.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ ancho chile, lightly crushed<p>1 cinnamon stick<p>½ vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 oz. bittersweet …


4 Solutions For Extra Small Bathrooms

How to make the most out of a cramped bathroom.<p><b>1.</b> Draw a rough sketch of your space (you don't have to be an artist!) so you can try out different arrangements and ideas before you start installation.<p><b>2.</b> If opting for a bathtub and shower combo rather than solely a shower, look for bathtubs that are …

Dining Rooms

A 100-Year-Old Hollywood Farmhouse Goes Modern With a Neutral Palette and Mirrors Everywhere

A house with a neutral palette and a lot of shine.<p>Designer Tobi Tobin updated her Hollywood Hills cottage with mirrors, a neutral palette with pops of high-gloss black, and strong wallpaper. The result is a modern design with a lot of shine. Read the interview with the designer.

A Small, Elegant Manhattan Apartment in Blue

Glamour in bare-bones space.<p>Designer Kelly Giesen brought chic glamour to her bare-bones, 725-square-foot Manhattan apartment by adding elegant moldings, French doors, sparkling mirror, and a fresh blue and white palette.

10 Kitchen Details That Wow

Inspiration for your kitchen design.<p>From eye-catching wallpaper to stunning lighting fixtures, it's all in the details with these kitchen designs.

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How To Tell If Your Pillow Is Dead

If your pillows don't pass this test then it's time to throw them away.<p>Interior design by Miles Redd.<p>"Pillows are an important area of the sleep sanctuary," says Rebecca S. Robbins, a sleep researcher at Cornell University. "Our pillows, just like our mattresses, accumulate dust mites." Therefore, …