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Revere Hotel Boston Drink Recipes

In our last summer drink edition, we took you to the Ritz-Carlton South Beach for some fruity drinks (virtually). This time, I'm sharing my own secret hot spot in Boston (my college town!): the Revere Hotel rooftop.<p>This hotel's rooftop bar has a great daytime <i>and</i> nighttime scene, not to mention some …

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The 10 Rules of Packing

When you’ve spent more than a decade on the road, you get asked some pretty interesting questions. The one query I get most, though, is about packing: what to take, what to leave, where to put it. I’ve taken scads of trips, but every time I get back, I know I could have gone even lighter. Let’s …

12 New Ways to Eat Corn This Summer

If you haven't noticed, we talk a lot about nose-to-tail eating. Pork tenderloin for dinner? We want offal and <i>sanguinaccio dolce</i>, too. Roasting a whole chicken? We’ll have wings one night and drumsticks the next, then use the bones for stock when we're done. We waste not; we want not -- and that …

The Best Summer Apps for Cookouts, Dinner Parties, and Just Because

20 summer appetizers to get your party started, from mini shrimp rolls to guacamole with a twist.<p><b>Nothing kicks off a cookout like some small bites</b> (and, okay, cocktails). Get the party started with these light and summery apps.

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10 Game-Day Snacks That Will Win Any World Cup Viewing Party

Here, 10 recipes that will be a hit at any World Cup gathering.<p>Here, 10 recipes that will be a hit at any World Cup gathering.<p>1. Sesame-Chile Kettle …

The Best Picnic Foods for the Beach

As lovely as it is to have the chance to dine alfresco, hitting the beach with healthy food in tow can present a certain number of problems. There's the sand factor, of course—it truly ends up everywhere—not to mention the super-hot sun, the wind, the water, and even some seabirds.<p>So here are some …

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Flourless Chocolate Cake

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Jenny's famous chocolate cake for Mother's Day -- and all other days.</i><p>Babies crawl and then they walk, and then they get their braces off and refuse to eat fondue with …

Everyone Has Their Own National Food Day, Here's How To Find Yours

Today is National Oyster Day. We don't know why. And we don't know who proclaimed it so -- the national oyster board, maybe? It doesn't even matter that it also happens to be Cinco de Mayo. We (or the food industry) have found a way to celebrate nearly every food made on earth, by assigning each …

All About MSG

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The dialogue about MSG is giving us a headache. Let's clear the air.</i><p>It started in 1968. A letter, sent to the <i>New England Journal of Medicine</i> by a …

Weird Mother's Day Gifts For Your Weird Mom

Your mom is weird.<p>That's not meant to be criticism, it's a celebration!<p>For too long, businesses and advertisers have forced the image of mothers as loving ciphers happily willing to benignly accept wilted flowers and chain restaurant buffets as their annual reward for the hardest job in the world: …

Make a Chocolate Surprise Egg

What’s better than receiving a giant chocolate egg? Receiving a giant chocolate egg with a <i>surprise</i> inside! This springtime treat is commonly found on European grocery store shelves wrapped in colorful foil paper or clear cellophane. Some eggs have toys and small gifts inside and others are strictly …

The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

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Everything you need to know about the NCAA's coming major changes

Between the five power conferences likely being able to make their own rules and the flurry of unions, lawsuits, and other court battles, the NCAA has reached the end of an era.<p>On April 24, the NCAA Board of Directors is expected to approve a new governance model, including some major changes. And …

Mountain Retreat Near Lake Tahoe Radiates Cozy Brilliance

There is something innately magical about lovely mountain retreats that are surrounded by majestic peaks and snowy slopes. The <b>Martis Camp House</b> near</i> …

10 Marriage Vows You Couldn't Possibly Have Known to Make On Your Wedding Day

Let's be honest. Most of us are more likely to upgrade the operating system on our iPhone than to revise the vows that we made at our wedding.<p>As I sat writing my vows on the eve of my marriage (yes, it's true, I'm a big-time procrastinator) I was no better prepared to face the rigors of marriage …

24 Delicious Ways To Eat Quinoa For Breakfast

Start your day with a Super Food and watch what happens.

33 Genius Three-Ingredient Recipes

Yep, it really can be this easy.

18 Delicious Ice Cream Sandwiches That'll Instantly Make You Happy

Tall stacks of cookies and ice cream make all dreams seem so reachable.

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50 Most Inspirational Quotes in Sports

It doesn't matter if your dad owns a professional sports team or if you play squash on the weekends with Rupert Murdoch; if you don't perform as an elite athlete or coach, then you're history.<p>Consequently, the people in this list are uniquely qualified to inspire.<p>Major sports figures have …

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27 Genius Solutions For Your Kitchen Woes

Cooking is hard enough as it is.

26 Alleged "Pizzas" That Should Be Ashamed Of Themselves

In order of escalating insanity.

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Simonsen and Czechura again. This time the renovation of a rustic house in Vence on the French Riviera. Open up a number of small rooms, let in the …

10 Ultra Glamorous Bathrooms

29 Life-Changing Quesadillas You Need To Know About

What have I been doing with my life that I haven't had a blueberry breakfast quesadilla. What has been the point.

The world's best multi-day treks...without high altitudes

Love trekking but suffer from altitude sickness? Or do you just want to want to enjoy a good trek without worrying about acclimatising? Altitude sickness, which usually kicks in around 2500-3000 metres (8200-9850 feet) and higher, affects some (but not all) of us, no matter how healthy you are.<p>And …

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