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The Best Seafood Dives in Maine

1 of 23<p>Barnacle Billy's<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 23<p>F.O. Goldthwaite<p>3 of 23<p>The Honey Paw<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 23<p>Erica’s Seafood<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 23<p>East …

The Instant Pot Beef Ragu Recipe We've Already Bookmarked for Fall

Despite the 90-degree temperatures outside, we can't help but think of fall once August arrives. Toward the end of summer, we find ourselves craving …

Cooking

Pickled Red Onions

There’s hardly a salad, sandwich, plate of eggs, cheese and charcuterie board, or platter of meat that wouldn’t be happier joined by a heap of …

Food

Honestly, We Can't Believe These Stunning Colorful Lakes Are Real

If I'm being totally honest, it doesn't take much to give me the travel bug. Whether it's the promise of getting outside and exploring a gorgeous …

National Parks

Hands Down the Best Way to Roast Potatoes

Toss potato chunks with olive oil and salt and roast at a high temperature and you'll have a pretty good side; satisfying, but nothing to write home about. The problem: it's tough to coax the potatoes to a perfect crisp-tender texture through this method. For potatoes to be both fluffy and tender …

Recipes

The Dark Side of Renovations That Nobody Talks About

If you've ever done a home renovation you know what comes along with it. Gut-shredding, teeth-grinding, hair-pulling, night-terrors stress. It is an …

Home Improvement

Meet the Tile Trend Slowly Taking Over Kitchens and Baths

#Ihavethisthingwithtiles, and it's sort of unfortunate because I've never actually picked any of my own. I fell in love with subway tiles nearly a …

Ceramics

10 Essential Potato Recipes Every Home Cook Should Know — Recipes from The Kitchn

Potatoes, in all their many varieties, are the real workhorses of the vegetable world. They're delicious and budget-friendly, and that is exactly …

Cooking

The Best-Ever Crab Cakes

Step 1<p>Whisk together first 5 ingredients in a bowl. Gently stir in crab, panko, and parsley. Shape mixture into 12 (3-inch) patties, pressing gently …

Recipes

10 Best Chef John Recipes for the Grill

Chef John, he's a man of the world. He's also a man of the grill. So it was only a matter of time before we combined his passions, gathering together …

Cooking

This Interior Designer's Trick for How To Paint a Room Is Genius

Interior designer and entrepreneur Nicole Gibbons knows a thing or two about how to paint a room, so you can guarantee that she has some expert …

Home Decorating

36 Old-Fashioned Soups, Stews & Chili Recipes

Nothing beats the comforting nature of a good bowl of soup, stew or chili. These old-fashioned recipes are classics for good reason!<p>Classic French …

Cooking

Clean out your PS4’s noisy fan already

You may void the warranty, but the difference is remarkable<p>The PlayStation 4 is a remarkable device, notable for its sharp edges, rhombus-like profile and minuscule size. But with that super-small footprint comes one serious drawback. The ducted fan tends to trap dust, and after a while, it will …

PS4 Pro

If I can make the best pizza dough of my life, you can too

<i>Welcome to Pizza School, in which pizza-making amateur Gwen Ihnat learns the secrets from pizza-making pros.</i><p>Pizza is one of those foods that chefs on …

Italian Food

6 Reasons Why I Love Turks and Caicos

With over 7,000 individual islands in the Caribbean, it may be hard to decide where exactly you should go. But, as I’ve discovered recently, you …

Turks and Caicos

31 Taco Recipes That Prove You Can Eat Tacos For a Month Without Getting Bored

"Don't you ever get bored of eating tacos? You eat them every day." If this is something you have heard and promptly answered with a big resounding no, then this "challenge" is just for you. Straight ahead you'll find a month-worth of taco recipes — chicken, steak, pork, fish, and vegetarian — that …

Cooking

Recipe: Easy Taco Slaw — Recipes from The Kitchn

I firmly believe every Taco Tuesday needs a solid taco slaw — one that's crisp and refreshing, just a bit creamy, and works with any filling you have …

Cooking

This is the easiest and best way to cook lobster tail

When it comes to seafood, nothing is more luxurious than sweet and buttery lobster. Even though lobster is pricey, there's no need to be intimidated by this seafood because learning how to cook lobster tail is actually pretty simple — and far less messy than cooking a whole lobster. It's also less …

Cooking

Biggest great white shark ever filmed? Meet 20-foot Deep Blue

http://dig.abclocal.go.com/ccg/video/2018/07/22/072218-cc-deep-blue-great-white-vid_500.mp4The average great white shark clocks in between 11 and 15 …

Animals

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a can of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These 10 recipes are ultrasimple, yet the flavor payoff is <i>so</i> worth it. Go ahead and put them on your cooking bucket list.

Cooking

The Best Caribbean Islands to Get Your Tropical Fix

From Aruba to St. John, here’s where to kick back.<p>Just the word "Caribbean" conjures up palm-lined beaches, loungers on powder-soft sand, orange-red …

Caribbean

Crack Chicken Spaghetti Bake is the Weeknight Warrior You Need

When “starving” teenagers take a seat at your table on a weeknight, dinner needs to be fast and filling. And while there are a whole host of quick …

Cooking

I've Been to 100 Caribbean Islands—This Is the One I Always Recommend

The Caribbean is synonymous with idyllic white-sand beaches and azure water, but for traveler and journalist Ashlan Cousteau, that's just one of the …

This Charming Mexican City Was Voted the Best in the World for the 2nd Year in a Row

For the second year in a row, <i>Travel + Leisure</i> readers chose Mexico’s San Miguel de Allende as their favorite city in the world, as part of the annual …

These 4 Recipes Are Breaking Me Out of a Grilling Rut

A weekly dispatch from Bon Appétit’s editor in chief.<p><i>Every Monday night, Bon Appétit editor in chief Adam Rapoport gives us a peek inside his brain by taking over our newsletter. He shares recipes he’s been cooking, restaurants he’s been eating at, and more. It gets better: If you sign up for our</i> …

The 9 Best Beach Hotels in Costa Rica to Book in 2018

Blessed with an abundance of pristine natural wonders, Costa Rica has become Central America's premier tourist destination. Imposing mountains, lush …

Central America

10 telltale signs you’re working at a really awesome company

When you’ve spent you’re entire career in a single company or just started a new career, it can be hard to tell if you’ve landed in the right place. …

What Are Home Improvement Loans and How Do You Get One?

Property owners who want to add to the price value of their home can do so with home improvement loans.<p>If you have decent credit and know where to …

This Amazing Pizza Dough Recipe Has Just Three Ingredients, No Kneading Required

If you’re anything like most people with functioning taste buds, then you probably call pizza your favorite food. Even if you’ve never made homemade …

How to make bourbon-glazed steak tips for Father’s Day (or any day) | Relish Austin

Not all dads drink bourbon and not all dads eat steak, but if the dad in your life does, you’d be hard-pressed to find a better Father’s Day treat …