Kathleen Dopkeen

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6 Reasons Why Your Photos Aren’t Razor Sharp

Picture this: you come home after a great day out photographing and you’re excited to look through all the beautiful images you’ve captured. However, …

I tried the science-backed 7-minute fitness routine and was blown away by how well it works

It isn't.<p>Designed by exercise physiologist Chris Jordan, the Johnson & Johnson Official 7 Minute Workout gets your heart pumping and helps build muscle.<p>The app is a great introduction to a trendy type of fitness routine called interval training, and it's ideal for weekends or days when I can't make …

Exercise

The iPhone no longer has best phone camera. By a hair.

By Geoffrey A. Fowler<p>Technology columnist<p>Three giant companies each claims to make the best smartphone camera, but I didn’t take anyone’s word for it. All I needed is a three-way selfie stick.<p>How better to judge, I figured, than by taking the same photo on three different phones? So out of plastic …

Mobile Photography

This Is Just the Punch to Wow Guests with This Holiday Season

<i>Makes 30</i>.<p>To make the oleo saccharum, crack the cinnamon sticks with a mortar and pestle, and add them to a nonreactive container along with the …

Black Tea-Port Milk Punch - Cook's Illustrated | Cook's Illustrated

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Billy Dawson's Milk Punch - Cook's Illustrated | Cook's Illustrated

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Mary Rockett's Citrus Milk Punch - Cook's Illustrated | Cook's Illustrated

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

The Key to Crystal-Clear Cocktails? Milk. (Really.)

Published December 04, 2016<p>We look to the science of a centuries-old technique for a modern twist on cocktails.<p>The key to this completely clear, …

DIY Clarified Milk Punch

Appearances can be deceiving. Take, for example, Clarified Milk Punch, an old English preparation that dates back nearly three centuries. You’d never …

Bartenders Are Obsessed With Milk Punch Because It's Delicious and a Little Bit Dangerous

5 minute Read<p>Cameron Bogue is the most skilled bartender you’ve probably never heard of. A Canadian wunderkind, for many years he helmed Bar …

A Couple Convert An Old School Bus Into A Light and Efficient Family Home

The Mayes family transformed a Thomas High Top into a well-organized and airy humble abode, using thoughtful storage and a minimalist color palette.<p>When Gabriel and Debbie Mayes decided to embrace the tiny house movement, they knew the transition would be anything but easy. For starters, they—along …

Small Spaces

School Bus Conversion | The Mayes Team | Skoolie | Tiny Living

12 Speedy Keto Recipes You Can Make on One Sheet Pan

Vonnegut's 8 Rules for the Short Story

1. Use the time of a total stranger in such a way that he or she will not feel the time was wasted.2. Give the reader at least one character he or …

Kurt Vonnegut

hoo! Join the party for a slice of lemon-spice visiting cake.

This lemon-spice cake is my recipe gift to you today. It’s a <i>visiting cake</i>.<p>The occasion?<p>This week marks Blue Cayenne’s second birthday. Woo-hoo! Let’s …

3 Recipes From Resident Chef Kathy Gunst's Favorite 2017 Cookbooks

<i>Below are recipes from three of</i> Here & Now <i>resident chef Kathy Gunst's favorite 2017 cookbooks. You can also read Kathy's full reviews and learn more</i> …

Chicken Liver Pâté

This silky-smooth pâté is inexpensive and simple to make. The chicken livers are briefly simmered in water with aromatics before they're blended with …

How to Build a Non-Alcoholic Bar Cart (& Win at Hosting)

Part of being a good host is anticipating the needs of your different guests. Sharyn is vegan; Lou is allergic to shellfish; Bill straight up hates beets. The non-drinker, though, is one who is often overlooked. A host stocks up on several kinds of wine, refreshes their stock of whiskey, vodka, and …

Teetotaling Made Trendy

Sharelle Klaus says she has always been a foodie. So she was gutted when she had to pass up an opportunity to dine at The French Laundry, the famous …

Getting Ready to Photograph Fall Colors

The days of summer are a distant memory. Instead of shorts and a t-shirt, you put on a pair of pants and a hoodie. The air is crisp and the scents of …

Alton Brown's The Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>Alton Brown’s The Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie fulfilled my quest to find the perfect recipe for chewy, soft, and gooey cookies!</i><p>Alton Brown’s The …

Chef Thomas Keller’s Recipe for Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

Fall is here and you know what that means: It’s officially baking season. While we’re down to brush up on our baking skills all year round (and let’s …

How to Take Better Photos in Dark Places

Darkness is the enemy of photography, but—being a horror fan—I wanted to learn how to shoot photos in spooky places with very low light. I reached …

30 Photography Tutorials and Links That You Will Love

With so much exciting stuff going on in the field of modern photography it sure is great that we have Toad Hollow Photography searching all corners …

Boost Your Immunity With Pumpkin Pie Overnight Oats

There's no easier breakfast than a jar of overnight oats. Two minutes of prep the night before, and you have a filling whole-grain breakfast ready to go the following morning. While it's hard for me to tire of my go-to overnight oats combination, it's fun to mix things up every once in a while — …