Jackie O'Rourke

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Watch Chris Hadfield Explain the Sokol Space Suit

In this Canadian Space Agency video, astronaut Chris Hadfield explains the Sokol ("Falcon") suit. It's a Russian design first introduced in 1974, and …

Space Exploration

This Grab-and-Go Breakfast Is Perfect for Busy Mornings

These egg and toast cups have everything you love about breakfast—bacon, cheese, and eggs. Bake a batch on Sunday, and you’re set for the week. As …

Beck, members of Nirvana cover David Bowie at pre-Grammys party

One night before the Grammy Awards, producer Clive Davis threw his annual pre-Grammys gala, featuring performances from artists like Fetty Wap, Jack …

Music

The New Rules of Pasta Salad: How to Work With Asian Noodles

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Last week I got on my high horse and proclaimed my general dislike of traditional American pasta salads. Then I laid out a set of rules for how to make pasta salad taste much, much better. Now here's the fun part, because today's the day that I …

Articles about glowing library addition every writers dream escape on Dwell.com - Dwell

Animator Bill Porter takes us on a simple journey through the life of a boy and a girl and the chair they encounter at every turn.<p>A pair of environmentally attuned architects combined adjoining properties in a Los Angeles canyon to house their modernist...<p>Switching coasts from Brooklyn to Portland …

17 Ways To Use Just About Everything In Your Kitchen BETTER

These kitchen tricks will make cooking SO much easier. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through …

Recipes

40 Must-Try Asian-Inspired Noodle Dishes

Whether you’re slurping them up at a local fusion hot spot or straight out of a takeout box, Asian noodles make the perfect cold-weather comfort food. Don’t feel like hitting the town or dialing for delivery? From pad Thai and pho to Singapore noodles and ramen soup, these 40 recipes are easy to …

Recipes

Jennifer Lopez Reveals the Defining Moment Behind Marc Anthony Split

<b>Jennifer Lopez</b> is preparing to release her memoir, <b>True Love</b>, in which she gives an in-depth look into her personal life.<p>According to <i>E! News</i>, in an excerpt obtained by <i>People</i>, Lopez opens up about her split from <b>Marc Anthony</b> and when she realized it had to be over. The 45-year-old mother-of-two begins …

7 Cakes and Their Cupcake Counterparts

Here, seven cakes for big celebrations and their cupcake counterparts for everyday eating.<p>In this week’s Chefs in Conversation video, Top Chef …

Bring These Sandwiches To Work, Save Tons Of Money

Packing a lunch is a lot harder than it sounds. First you have to remember to buy the groceries. Next, you have to carve out time in the mornings to make it happen. And then, you have to think of something to make that you'll actually want to eat come lunch time. It's a drag, we know. But it's one …

Download Free Excel Templates to Manage Time, Money or Productivity

You don't have to excel at Excel to make the most of the spreadsheet app. Download free templates to use Microsoft's program to manage your …

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Why pumpkin puree is your fall cooking must-have (plus 3 easy recipes)

Want to know the secret to the best sweet and savory pumpkin dishes? It all starts with canned pumpkin puree. Ereka Vetrini shares her tips for cooking with pumpkin puree and demonstrates three recipes from Allrecipes<i>:</i> Savory turkey chili, double-layer pumpkin cheesecake and mini pumpkin whoopie …

Make Black Licorice From Scratch

If you’re a black licorice lover, then sink your teeth into this delicious-looking recipe by Christina Lane of Desserts for Two over on Food52. And if you’re not a licorice lover, then take a look at Lane’s appeal to give homemade licorice a try:<p>Even if you think you’re a card-carrying member of …

Use Your Cast Iron Pan and a Tortilla for Extra-Crispy Pizza in Just 12 Minutes

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I've gotta tell you: In the catalog of easy, cheaty pizza recipes that start with some form of pre-baked bread base, flour tortilla–based pizzas have historically ranked pretty low on my list. Certainly lower than French bread pizza, lower than English muffin …

Making Cheese at Home Is Actually Easy (And Can Take Less Than 15 Minutes)

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Making cheese might seem like a large undertaking, but if you pick the right variety of cheese it can be simple!<p>Claudia Lucero's book 'One Hour Cheese' explains how to make everything from ricotta to mozzarella in - yes - less than one …

7 Foods I Prep Each Week to Make Sure I Eat as Healthy as Possible

Keri Glassman, R.D., shares the 30-minute routine that helps her make more nutritious choices all week long.<p>Sure, you <i>want</i> to reach for a healthy snack—but if you forgot to pack cut-up veggies and the vending machine is <i>right there</i>, then odds are you're going to go with the bag of pretzels. If you …

The Grocery List That Will Help You Drop Pounds, Build Muscle, and Gain Tons of Energy

Our four-week training plan with celebrity trainer David Kirsch begins Monday. Here are the foods he suggests you stock up on between now and then.<p>Starting this Monday, October 6, WomensHealthMag.com and celebrity trainer David Kirsch are kicking off <b>Tone Every Zone: The David Kirsch 28-Day,</b> …

Women's Health

9 Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

The key ingredients you need just might be hiding in your pantry.<p>These mix-it-yourself cleaners use environmentally friendly ingredients — like baking soda and vinegar — and are quite inexpensive. If you've run out of your favorite cleaning solution, don't run to the store; try one of these …

Cleaning

Baked Eggs Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Biju Thomas | Allen Lim | Feed Zone Portables | Velo Press, 2013<p>We don’t need to tell you about the versatility of …

Avocado Smoothie

4 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 small avocado<p>1 cup coconut water, preferably cold-pressed and raw<p>1 teaspoon agave syrup (optional)<p>1 teaspoon fresh lime juice, plus more to taste<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine avocado, coconut water, agave, if using, and 1 tsp. lime juice in a blender and puree until …

No-Brainer Pancakes

Makes 20 Servings<p>The BA Biscuit Mix (click for recipe) is as versatile as it is efficient. Whisk it with eggs and milk—and nothing else!—for pancakes you can whip up in the time it takes to brew the coffee.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ cups Biscuit Mix (click for recipe)<p>3 large eggs<p>1¼ cups whole milk<p>Unsalted …

Breakfast