Judi Keen

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Trip Report: Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula

Each winter, in a noble effort to escape my work, I take my family on a vacation that has nothing to do with Europe. This year, it was the Yucatán …

Travel

Simple Scones from 'The Great British Baking Show'

It's the ideal afternoon treat, light breakfast, or not-too-sweet dessert: the humble English scone. Simple as they may be, they're often made badly, …

Dessert

How to turn SIM PIN on and off on iPhone

Find My iPhone is a great way to secure your iPhone in case it is lost or stolen, but it doesn’t do much to protect your SIM card. Indeed, without a …

iOS

19 'USSD' Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

19 ‘USSD’ Codes That Unlock Hidden Features in Your iPhone<p>When you want to tweak your iPhone’s preferences, you’ll usually open up the Settings app. …

iOS

How to make egg bread dough for pull-apart challah (or Parker House rolls)

Chefs, I once presumed, stood mid-kitchen, gazed at the ceiling and pronounced: rich, egg-bolstered bread! Then produced a perfect loaf.<p>Perhaps some are struck by such inspiration. None forgo perseveration. Perfecting a recipe takes trial and error. Over and over. And over and over and …

Breakfast

The 10 Best Free Streaming Services You Need To Bookmark Now

Here are Decider, we love the world of entertainment, but we’re still people first. Even when it means supporting artists that we love, paying for …

Smart TV

How to Delete Instead of Archive Your Emails on iPhone

By on Wed, 02/21/2018<p>Email inboxes fill up quickly, and it's easy to get overwhelmed by the ever-increasing pile of unopened messages in your inbox. That's why it's so helpful to be able to check your email on your iPhone; even a few minutes of deleting emails here and there can make a big …

iOS

On the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera art trail in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY (AP) — With her unibrow, braided updo, colorful clothing and mustache, the late Mexican artist Frida Kahlo has become an idiosyncratic cult figure in the United States.<p>Kahlo has an equally passionate following in her native Mexico City. Her face is plastered on everything from handbags …

Mexico

A field guide to the incredible scissors of Japan

Yasukuni Notomi ("a writer who has covered the world of stationery for many years") provides an introduction to the creative explosion in Japanese …

Cory Doctorow

Weekday Oatmeal and Everything Cookies

I’m not going to tell you that these are the world’s best oatmeal cookies. I won’t tell you that this is the only recipe you’ll ever need until the …

Dessert

How to save an email as PDF

If you want to save the content of an email outside of your inbox, the best file format to choose is probably PDF as it is widely used and it can be …

iOS

How to Share a Wi-Fi Password with a Nearby Device in iOS 11

By on Mon, 02/19/2018<p>Sharing a Wi-Fi password just became a whole lot easier with the introduction of iOS 11. In previous operating systems, if you wanted to share your Wi-Fi password you'd need to give it out so visitors could enter it into their device and join your network. This could get …

iOS

9 apps that take the frustration out of travel

Those who travel frequently know the frustration of keeping on top of work, itineraries, and personal stuff while on the go. Tracking expenses to …

Apps

How To: Make Anonymous Calls from Your iPhone

When you don't want somebody you're calling to know the real phone number associated with your iPhone, whether it's for privacy reasons, to avoid …

Identity Theft

How to Cook Ribs in the Oven for Meaty Satisfaction All Year Long

<b>1. Oven-Braised Short Ribs with Pasilla-Tomato Mole</b><br>Chef Hugo Ortega uses smoky pasilla chiles, tomatoes and spices to make a rich, tangy mole sauce …

Cooking

This Secret Weapon Spice Blend From Georgia is Good on Everything

I have a confession to make: I can’t stop smelling my fingers. You see, since I got back from the Republic of Georgia, I’ve been sprinkling khmeli …

Recipes

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about until now

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exists in the world today? From simple blogs to complex businesses, the internet spans the gamut dispensing and gathering a myriad of information. Keep your answer in your head because, at the very end of this article, I’ll tell the …

Ernest Hemingway

Got 5 Minutes? Spice (Blend) Up Your Life

<i>What can you do with just five minutes? Actually, way more than you think! Introducing Food52 in 5: your cheat sheet for speedy, delicious recipes, fun mini projects, and more.</i><p>I grew up when Emeril was still saying, <i>Bam! Bam, bam, bam!</i> on TV. I remember watching with my family, cats included, …

Chili Powder

Ali El Chami's Old-School Lebanese Recipes

Falafel<p>This fried snack may look like a meatball, but one taste of this brightly seasoned vegetarian bite and you'll realize it's in a league of its …

Recipes

SOURDOUGH RECIPES

<i>To learn about sourdough and how to make a starter, click here.</i><p>In all sourdough recipes, the term "fresh starter" means starter that has been "fed" …

Recipes

Want to Protect Against Websites That Spy on You? Get an Ad Blocker.

Google just unveiled a built-in ad blocker with its latest update of Chrome, the most popular browser in the world. The browser will automatically …

Digital Advertising

What Is Miso, the Secret Weapon in Every Healthyish Pantry?

Salty, earthy, and funky, miso is the fermented, versatile ingredient that we put in everything from pasta salad to apple pie.<p>Sure, the concept of a "secret ingredient" might be kind of silly. But if we tell you there's a secret ingredient and you guess miso, you'll probably be right. We use miso …

Healthy Eating

The 10 Breads You Have to Try While in Europe

Good bread is pretty much a given around Europe. In small villages and large metropolises alike, bakeries continue to be fairly commonplace and lots …

Baking

Crisp Chinese pork

4 tbsp soy sauce (we used Kikkoman)<p>soy sor-s<p>An Asian condiment and ingredient that comes in a variety of of varieties ranging from light to…<p>small …

Recipes

How To: The Fastest Way to Transfer Photos & Videos from Your iPhone to Your Windows 10 PC

Thanks to iCloud and AirDrop, it's really easy to sync photos between an iPhone and a Mac. But if you have an Apple phone and a Windows computer, …

iOS

We tested popular VPNs to see which was fastest. Here's what we found.

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Wi-Fi

How to use a USB drive with Files on iOS

There are several workarounds for getting data off a USB stick or SD card, and onto your iPad or iPhone. We’ve even covered some. But until now, there’s been no way to just plug a USB stick into your iPad’s Lightning port, and browse the contents in iOS 11’s Files app. Thanks to an update to the …

Apps

Hummus isn't meant to be a dip

Maybe you’ve had this sandwich: A thick layer of garlicky chickpeas, smooshed to the consistency of mashed potatoes cemented cucumbers, sprouts, tomatoes and havarti cheese between two slices of wheaty, seedy bread, avocado optional. When I was in college in the 1990s it was my lunchtime go-to. The …

Vegan

The Workhorse Loaf: Simple Crusty White Bread Recipe

This all-purpose bread recipe produces a crusty plain white loaf that's classic and delicious. The quantities given here yield two crusty hearth loaves with an open crumb, and is a great starting point for learning to bake bread at home.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Spraying the bread and keeping it …

Old-Fashioned, No-Knead English Muffins Recipe

Don't bother preheating your oven—my English muffins are griddled through and through. Not only does the searing heat promote "oven spring" to create those coveted nooks and crannies, it gives the muffins an amazingly crispy crust with a soft and chewy interior. A scoop of whole wheat flour makes …