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Mario Batali’s Tomato & Chorizo Spaghetti Is a Weeknight Dinner Dream

<b>Mario Batali</b> is turning the entire culinary world red for a good cause—starting with this pasta dish.<p>During the month of June, the global chef …

Mario Batali

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Breakfast

No Fork Needed: 10 Fabulous Meals You Can Eat With Your Hands

Fact: Dinner is more fun when you can dig in with your hands. From pesto pizza to grilled chicken fajitas, these recipes are perfect for getting the whole family sharing and smiling around the dinner table.<p><b>1. Pizza with Pesto, Fresh Tomatoes and Mozzarella</b><p>This pizza packs a serious pesto punch. The …

Thai Spicy Basil Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

"This is a staple of Thai cooking. Adjust the spices to your own tastes for a really great use for leftover rice!! I get the basil from a local Asian …

12 Wine Slushies to Keep You Cool in the Heat

As the outside temperature begins to rise, so does the need for a few refreshing adult beverages. Slushies were your favorite childhood treat, so it only makes sense that they’re recreated with one of your go-to adult drinks — wine. Your most beloved cocktails have already been given the slushie …

20 best spring recipes: part 1

Nigel Slater’s herbed salmon<p>The quickest of spring suppers. I keep the heat fairly low when cooking the salmon, so the crust doesn’t overcook.<p>Serves 2<b><br>tarragon</b> a couple of heaped tbsp, chopped<b><br>parsley</b> 3 heaped tbsp, chopped<b><br>basil</b> a couple of heaped tbsp<b>,</b> chopped<b><br>olive oil</b> 3 tbsp, plus a little for …

Italian Food

Sea Salt & Herb Skillet Rolls.

How was your weekend? Mine was the kind where I need a weekend after my weekend. You know those? It was jam-packed with action from mimosas at brunch …

Photography Tips

Chicken curry with rice

Ginger, garlic, and cilantro team up with a number of spices in this simple, fragrant chicken curry.<p>One of the perils of living in a city like …

16 strawberry recipes you need to make this spring

Nothing signals spring like a box of juicy, crimson-red strawberries. And while the fruit is always a delight to eat on its own, it's often even better when featured in a cake, ice cream or even as a sweet complement to more savory aspects of a salad or chicken lettuce cups. Here are 16 recipes to …

Hobbit extended editions hit cinemas: bigger, longer, better?

If you’ve ever sat in a cinema wishing Peter Jackson’s Hobbit movies were just that little bit longer, your dreams are about to come true. Variety reports all three films in the trilogy are to return to US multiplexes in extended form.<p>The longer editions of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The …

Movies

Blink-182 Inch Toward 'Friendly Divorce' From Tom DeLonge

Alkaline Trio's Matt Skiba, Blink-182's replacement guitarist, also reveals that he "would be very excited" to record new LP with band<p>Blink-182's …

Music

Leighton Meester Is Pregnant, Expecting Her First Child With Adam Brody

Yay! We've been fangirling over the dream coupling of <i>Gossip Girl</i>'s Blair with <i>The O.C.</i>'s Seth ever since Adam Brody and Leighton Meester first revealed they were married in real life. And now the happy news continues: Leighton is pregnant!<p>E! News confirms that the 29-year-old actress and 35-year-old …

7 Innovative American Ciders You Need to Drink Now

Hard cider is no stranger to this country.<p>History is flooded with mentions of the golden juice. Colonial Americans trusted cider above drinking water and even the founding fathers quaffed startling amounts on a daily basis.<p>Despite its decline in the 19th century and the ever-surging tidal wave of …

36 Ways to Eat Sandwiches for Every Meal

There's a sandwich in here with your name on it.<p>Whether you like your sandwiches hot or cold, savory or sweet, these recipes will have you rollin' in bread from breakfast to dessert.

Cooking

Theo James Reminisces About the Worst Job He Ever Had

It's pretty safe to say that Theo James has it good these days, what with hitting the red carpet with his leading lady Shailene Woodley, and …

The Two Mad Men Spin-offs That AMC Wanted

You are not the only one who has dreamed of a <i>Mad Men</i> spin-off—perhaps about Trudy’s life in the suburbs, Betty’s hidden vulnerabilities, or Roger’s comedic hijinks. AMC, too, once wanted <i>Mad Men</i> creator <b>Matthew Weiner</b> to create a second series around one of his Emmy-winning drama’s characters. And in …

TV

What's New on TV, Netflix Streaming, Digital, and DVD/Blu-ray This Week: March 2 - March 8

<i>At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's streaming on Netflix, we've got you covered.</i><p><b>New on DVD and Blu-ray</b><p><b>"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1"</b><br>In addition to, you know, the regular old Blu-ray, this release has a ridiculous amount of extras. We've got an …

Entertainment

EW's Buffy season 8 deep dive continues: 'No Future for You'/'Wolves at the Gate'

<i>EW is diving deep into the Buffyverse for an in-depth look at the beloved TV series’ comic book sequel. In this installment, Joshua Rivera takes a</i> …

This Lost 'Mockingjay - Part 1' Scene Shows What Happened To Peeta In The Capitol

When it comes to the "Hunger Games" franchise, all roads lead to Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss. But that doesn't mean director Francis Lawrence, who was behind the camera for "Catching Fire" and both parts of "Mockingjay," is averse to showing what happens when his lead character isn't …

Super Bowl sips! Make red, white sangria to celebrate Patriots, Seahawks

<i>Celebrate the big Super Bowl game this weekend by making a few cocktails</i> <i>inspired</i> <i>by</i> <i>your favorite team.</i><p><b>Patriots punch</b><p>Two bottles of Joel Gott Zinfandel<br>• 8 ounces of brandy, like Henessy VS or the equivalent<br>• 6 ounces of simple syrup<br>• 1/4 cup of pomegranate juice<br>• 3 cups diced fruit (blueberries, red …

'Snow White and the Huntsman' prequel will have fewer dwarves

Forget seven—or eight—dwarves. The follow-up film to <i>Snow White and the Huntsman</i>, will reportedly only have two.<p>According to <i>Deadline</i>, <i>The Huntsman</i> will …

Tom Delonge Is Denying That He Has Quit Blink-182, But The Band Is Standing By Their Statement

Josh and much of the music press reported the sad news of Tom Delonge’s departure from Blink-182, citing a release from the band’s publicist on the matter. Well now Delonge is telling a different story, saying he has not quit and has no clue what is going on, putting out a note on social media:<p>To …

'Water for Elephants' will be adapted into a musical

An elephant that knows Polish is headed for the Broadway stage: the circus romance of <i>Water for Elephants</i> is getting the musical treatment. Producers …

3 Breakfast Rules to Follow to Lose Weight

Now that the New Year is solidly here, many of us are resolving to eat better, move more, and lose weight. One of the best ways to do this—and make …

Elvis at 80: The King still rules

<b>(CNN) —</b> In 1992, the U.S. Postal Service had a vote to determine which image of Elvis Presley should go on a stamp: a rendering of the youthful, late '50s King or the beefier, early-'70s version.<p>The runaway victor was Young Elvis. It remains one of the most popular stamps of all time.<p>But these …

Music

Happy Birthday, Elvis! We're All Shook Up Over This Caramel Banana, Peanut Butter, and Chocolate Bread Pudding Recipe

If The King were alive, today would have been his 80th birthday and we bet he'd celebrate with a well-earned serving of this Caramel Banana, Peanut …

Food fit for a King: 5 delicious Elvis-inspired eats

Thursday marks the 80th birthday of the King of Rock 'n' Roll and, though Elvis has left this earthly building, his legacy lives on. If you’re still wild about that hip-shaking, slick-haired boy from Tupelo, Mississippi, why not celebrate his birthday by whipping up some of the foods he loved so …