Jason Seidman

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Pancake Bake with Cinnamon Streusel Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Pancakes: Stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl. Whisk together buttermilk …

Homemade Gyro: A Greek Classic Recipe

Gyros are surprisingly easy to make at home, and it is a great sandwich for both lunch and dinner. This particular recipe uses ground meat. For a …

Food

White Cake with Cranberry Filling and Orange Buttercream Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare Filling: Bring first 3 ingredients and 3 cups cranberries to a boil in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Boil, …

5 Easy Freezer Marinades Perfect for Chicken or Pork

While marinades are brilliant at turning cuts of meat that can often dry out when cooked into flavorful, moist meals, it's easy to forget to plan …

The Best Fall Vacations

Summer has officially come and gone, which means it's time for fall foliage, knit scarves, and—though we hate to admit it—virtually all things pumpkin spice. And while one could argue that there's no better season for staying indoors and finally figuring out how to hygge, there's reason to get out …

6 Crispy Chicken Recipes to Satisfy Nugget Cravings

Don't go to the drive-through and get a 10-piece order of nuggets. Make these instead.<p>When that chicken nugget craving hits, it's impossible to shake. Until you get some crispy chicken in your life, you'll be singing alone in your bedroom: "I can't live, if living is without you, I can't …

The Most Popular Airbnbs in Every US State, Mapped

If you read our previous article, '8 Awesome North American Road Trips, Mapped,' you may have already decided to ride a Mississippi riverboat in St. …

Santa Monica

How I got an airline to pay for items in a delayed bag

Not long ago, an airline lost my checked bag for five days. There’s no point in naming and shaming the airline, because what I’m about to tell you could apply to, or happen on, any airline.<p>I will say that it was a non-stop flight and I checked in for the flight three hours before departure, so …

Flying

7 Things I Never Do When Cooking in the Slow Cooker

Use any cooking method long enough and you're certain to develop some useful habits. Such is the case with pulling out my slow cooker on a very …

This Checkerboard Cake Will Make You Feel Things

So beautiful<p>1 prepared chocolate cake, 9 inches<p>1 prepared yellow cake, 9 inches<p>Chocolate frosting<p>1. Slice the top of both cakes to create a flat surface.<p>2. Cut both cakes in half widthwise to create four cakes.<p>3. Place a small plate on top of the cake and cut around to create a smaller circle.<p>4. …

Beat Procrastination With These Productivity Hacks And Tips

Most successful people have one thing in common: productivity. Whether they’re inventing iPods, writing horror novels or discovering the theory of …

Recipe: Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata

Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat until shimmering. Liberally season the chicken breasts on both sides with salt and pepper. Sear the …

Best Ever Healthy Extra Moist Chocolate Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat the oven to 350 F (180 C).<p>2<p>Done<p>In a food processor, pulse chocolate, cocoa powder and baking soda until texture of coarse sand.<p>3<p>Done<p>…

Chef John's Scotch Eggs Recipe

"In my version of Scotch eggs, I keep the egg soft, so when you bite in, you get that amazing contrast in texture between the molten yolk and the …

Super Apple Pie

For the crust:<p>Place the butter, shortening and applejack into the refrigerator for 1 hour.<p>In the bowl of a food processor, combine the flour, salt …

Baking

10 Slow Cooker Dinners To Make on Busy Weeknights

On any week that's peppered with late nights at the office and activities like sports practice, piano lessons, or book club, getting dinner on the …

Back To Its Roots

As travelers increasingly seek local, niche experiences, wholesalers like The Travel Corporation’s (TTC) Brendan Vacations have answered the call. …

Almond Cake

Rich and buttery with big almond flavor, this cake is mixed in seconds in a food processor, but it tastes fancy and sophisticated, and it keeps for …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Best Travel Apps You Haven't Heard Of

There's more out there than the Silicon Valley giants.<p>The sharing economy has spurred a number of apps that allow you to share everything from an empty room in your home to a meal with strangers. While apps like Airbnb and Uber have become household names, there are a number of other lesser-known …

This Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken Is Better than Takeout

When a craving for cashew chicken hits, you probably call for takeout from your favorite Chinese restaurant. But ordering in all the time can get …

6 Slow Cooker Recipes To Make This Week To Lose 6 Pounds

You may think weight loss involves excessive planning and hours spent slaving over a stove — but nothing could be further from the truth. If you own …

How to make the perfect moist chocolate cake

Every year hundreds, if not thousands, of cookbooks are released. Beautifully bound, rarely do these tomes truly aim to teach. But now a new book in …

Recipes

Double Coffee Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Fudge Frosting

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Pre-heat the oven to 180°c and grease and line 2x 20cm cake pans.<p>2<p>Done<p>In a large bowl, whisk together all the dry ingredients.<p>3<p>Done<p>In a …

A showstopping chocolate cake recipe | King of puddings

There is something of the Scarlet Pimpernel about this luscious chocolate cake: an aristocratic Gallic gateau that takes the breath away<p>It happens every time. Nothing quiets the din of a great gathering, albeit briefly, like the appearance of chocolate cake. What music does to soothe a savage …

Dessert

How to Be Mindful on Vacation

“Going on vacation can lead to relaxation, adventure and even awe, whether you’re seeing a famous landmark or enjoying a local delicacy. But it can also be stressful, replete with botched travel plans and dashed expectations. Whatever is happening, take time to savor the experience. Being mindful …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

Revive Your Thyroid With the Paleo Diet's Tasty 'Cavewoman-Style' Meals

Is your thyroid making you fat? Does your thyroid feel stuck in low gear? Then one doctor has an easy thyroid diet plan for you to try. His easy …

Wellness

Best Ever Chocolate Cake With Oreo Cream Filling

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line the bottom of two 9-inch round cake pans with parchment paper and then spray well with non-stick cooking spray.<p>In …