Kris Christensen

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300-Calorie Dinners

Maintaining a healthy weight or trying to lose a few pounds ultimately revolves around the science of counting calories. It's a tedious task to …

Cooking

Scallion Pancakes

Makes 8 Servings<p>The secret to layered, flaky, chewy-crunchy scallion pancakes? It’s all in the roll (and the spin, and the re-roll). Not to mention the low and slow crisping. Once you master this recipe, you might not ever order them at a restaurant again.<p>August 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pancakes<p>2½ cups …

Food & Dining

Chef John's Shrimp Toast Recipe

"While virtually unknown compared to most other popular fried party snacks, these shrimp toasts are easy to make and every bit as delicious, and …

How to Make Zhug, the Yemenite Hot Sauce You'll Want to Put on Everything

Last week, when I wrote about my recipe for <i>phat phrik khing</i>, I tried my absolute darnedest to convince you that a good mortar and pestle belongs in the arsenal of any home cook. It will actually extract more flavor from herbs and spices than a food processor or blender ever can, producing chili …

Transgender People Face Discrimination In Job Market

Despite increasing public awareness of transgender issues, transgender people continue to face high rates of joblessness.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>And there's another movement we want to talk about - the one for the rights of transgender people. With celebrities like Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne …

LGBTQI

Lemon Raspberry Swirl Muffins

Easter is tomorrow and if you are hosting a brunch or joining others at their home, trying to please everyone's tastes can be a challenge. Quiches, croissants, baked ham and even muffins can become quite mundane year after year. Nevertheless, it's time to celebrate and Sunday mornings are always a …

The Future Of Listening Is Now Ready For Your Ears

Doppler Labs' Here earbuds want to change the way the world hears<p>I’m standing in the middle of the subway platform, press a button on my smartphone, and the entire world seems to melt away. Everything around me is close but silent, and suddenly I’m more a spectator of the world than a …

Consumer Tech

The New The Lego Batman Movie Trailer Is as Fantastic as It Sounds

Back when <i>The Lego Movie</i> was announced in 2011, naysayers had their share of strong words about the notion of a film based entirely in the world of …

Volkswagen’s deception, and how it was discovered

The problems with Volkswagen's diesel cars came to the attention of regulators after the International Council on Clean Transportation and West Virginia University began researching "real-world" emissions performance of several vehicles in 2013 and 2014. WVU tested three models in the United States …