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Here's Your First Look at the Updated Mercedes-Benz SL

Mercedes is significantly updating its big-body hardtop convertible, which will debut next week at the LA Auto Show.<p>The hard-flexing yet somewhat-outdated Mercedes-Benz SL-class has long been due for an update—the current design dates back to early 2012, and it's not exactly gorgeous. Thankfully, a …

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

<i>My friend and food genius, Gaby, of What's Gaby Cooking, is back for her monthly column. This month's treat is a sweet take on fall's favorite baked</i> …

This Cream Cheese Banana Bread Will Blow Your Fucking Mind

HOLY MOLY.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Serving Size: 9x5-inch loaf, about 10 slices.<p>Bread:<p>- 1 large egg<p>- ½ cup light brown sugar<p>- ¼ cup granulated sugar<p>- ½ cup butter<p>- ¼ cup sour cream (Greek yogurt may be substituted)<p>- 2 tsps vanilla extract<p>- 2 ripe bananas<p>- 1 cup all-purpose flour<p>- ½ tsp baking …

Breakfast

Peanut Butter Cookies

If there is a Hall of Fame for cookies, peanut butter cookies hold a place of honor, along with chocolate chip and oatmeal raisin. They also happen …

Recipes

41k-Mile 1977 Mercedes Benz 300D

This 1977 Mercedes Benz 300D is an early W123 in cool period Nickel Green, and it is offered with a very clean engine bay and a claimed 41k original …

Massive Forgotten Classic Car Collection

Indiana Jones sought out historical relics, not old cars. But if he had, this Massive Forgotten Classic Car Collection would have been his greatest …

Caramel Apples {Homemade Caramel}

Making Caramel Apple Memories<p>Caramel apples are one of those things that are as much fun to make as they are to eat. I made this batch with my …

Perfect Mashed Potatoes

Everybody seems to have their favorite way of making mashed potatoes. Some cook them with the peel on, some without. Some add a little of the cooking …

How to Make Mashed Potatoes Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Everyone has an opinion on the best mashed potatoes -- here's our favorite method, with plenty of room for</i> …

mashed potatoes

How to Drink Scotch Whisky

Scotch whisky inspires a near cult-like devotion in some drinking circles. Known for its pungent, peaty aroma and long, lingering finish, it's mostly …

Lemon-Vanilla Pound Cake

For a tantalizing tea-time treat, try this heavenly lemon pound cake.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>1/4 cup(s) unsalted butter, melted1 cup(s) milk1/2 cup(s) unsalted butter, cut up2 cup(s) all-purpose flour1/2 teaspoon(s) salt4 large eggs, at room temperature2 1/4 cup(s) sugar1 tablespoon(s) vanilla extract1/2 …

Dessert

Your Mashed Potatoes Are Good. These Are Better.

Every taste of these smooth and buttery spuds aims straight for the brain’s pleasure center.<p>Every taste of these smooth and buttery spuds aims straight for the brain’s pleasure center. Follow these <i>BA</i>-approved tips and we guarantee your potatoes will be a Thanksgiving table hit.<p>Pick Your Spud<p>We use …

mashed potatoes

17 Stylish DIYs That Will Help You Finally Feel Organized

Not an overstatement.<p>If you're struggling with storage space, organization, or just <i>need</i> a way to stop losing your keys once and for all, salvation is near. These DIY decor hacks will make your life so much easier, you'll wonder how you lived without them for so long. They're cheap, easy, and will …

Lowe's

Old Car City, USA is Where Classic Cars go to Rust in Peace

There’s something deeply emotional about seeing old cars returning to the earth, and <i>Hot Rod</i> has stumbled upon the mother lode. With 34 acres of decaying American classics, Georgia’s Old Car City, USA is a patina-lover’s nirvana.<p>In business since 1931, Old Car City, USA isn’t your average junkyard. …

Shrinking Convertible Sales Hurting Roof Makers

Owning a convertible used to be the ultimate symbol of success, but it turns out buyers are ditching drop-tops for crossovers and SUVs. Sun-friendly vehicles now make up just 3.3 percent of the auto market, down from 5.4 percent during the first half of 2007. Even more staggering is the fact that …

Swirled Pumpkin Cheesecake Brownies

Since Kate’s last post was a gorgeous salad, specifically to provide a little detox from the pumpkin-apple-spiced baking overload everywhere (I saw …

Meatloaf Recipe

<i>After trying dozens of others, I guarantee that this is the best meatloaf recipe you’ll find. It’s loaded with flavor, very easy to prepare, and the</i> …

Meat Loaf

13 Problems Easily Solved With Tension Rods

Thanks to their skinny, adjustable shape, theyre super helpful around the house.<p>Thanks to their skinny, adjustable shape, they're super helpful around the house.

Pancakes

What to Buy (and Not Buy) at Target, According to Consumer Reports

Target's low prices will save you money, especially if you know markdown schedules. Consumer Reports tested several items at the retail giant and …

Generic Drugs

Top 10 Ways to Banish Bad Smells from Your Home and Your Body

Pet odors, stinky shoes, mildew-y wet laundry, and your everyday household odors: A spray of Fabreeze might not be enough to conquer them. Here's how …

Cleaning

20 Indoor Plants for the Small-Space Gardener

All of these beauties are easy to keep alive.<p>If your home wasn't blessed with tons of square footage, that doesn't mean you can't flex your green thumb. All of these plants take up minimal space, require little sun (a <i>must</i> when you only have a few windows to work with), and are basically made for …

Car Salesman Confidential: When the Customer Comes Last

In a Customer’s Mind, Every Detail Counts<p>“The customer comes first.” I’m sure you’ve all heard that one, right? That phrase has been around as long as I’ve been alive, which is half a century (ugh), and I’m sure it goes back even further than that. I don’t know the name of the guy (or gal) who …

Chargerito

We've seen some damn small phone chargers before, so when one claims to be "the world's smallest", we tend to be skeptical. Yet the Chargerito …

Classic Meatloaf

My sweetheart came over to my parents the other day for dinner. He wasn’t exactly thrilled when he heard we were having meatloaf, and insisted on …

An Apple Pie Baked in an Apple!

Apple pie is one of our favorite fall desserts. From a classic deep dish, to the addition of berries, caramel drizzle topping and even chocolate, …

45 Ground Meat Recipes for Simple, Comforting Dinners

These 45 ground meat recipes will take you all through fall, so break out your favorite wooden spoon and get to it.<p><b>Ground meat can provide a ton of flavor to quick dinners and slow-cooked meals alike.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a longer project like lasagna bolognese or just want to make some …

Cooking

A Look Inside the Upstate New York Home of J.Crew's Frank Muytjens

Very much parallel to the brand he masterfully curates, Frank Muytjens splits himself between city<p>Very much parallel to the brand he masterfully …

Harcourt / Steve Domoney Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Purchasing this property our client sought the potential to restore and subdivide away the original …