Kristi Uehara

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Beautiful And Complex: A Taste Of The Caribbean's Best Food

Sometimes it hits me in the middle of the night: a yearning for curried chickpeas stuffed between two piping hot pieces of fried dough doused with tamarind and pepper sauce. A Carib beer will lessen the heat, but not the desire to eat more. Other times, it’s the memory of an early morning …

Deep Frying

How to Answer the Salary Question During a Job Interview

Negotiating your salary may be awkward, but it’s also incredibly important. Your starting salary sets the bar for your future earnings, from overtime …

Employment

Blurring: The Korean Beauty Trick That'll Give You the Best Skin Ever

It's like putting a filter on your face.<p>As anyone who's done a little bit of selfie-enhancing knows (which, let's be honest, is all of us), the power of the "blur" tool cannot be underestimated. Blemish? Blur it. Fine line? Blend it out. Uneven skin tone? Buff that shit into submission.<p>So wouldn't …

21 Delicious Dinners You Can Make In 30 Minutes

Consider dinner done.

This Easy And Delicious One-Pot Chicken Recipe Will Easily Get Devoured In No Time

And super flavorful!<p>* 6 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs<p>* Salt and Pepper to taste<p>* 3 Tbsp. unsalted butter<p>* 4 cloves garlic, sliced<p>* 1 cup chicken broth<p>* 1/2 cup heavy cream<p>* 1/3 cup sun-dried tomatoes<p>* 1 tsp dried oregano<p>* 1 tsp dried thyme<p>* 1/4 cup fresh basil, sliced<p>Instructions:<p>1. Season …

How I Turned A Side Gig Into A Startup (Then Did It All Over Again)

Working on a side project while you have a full-time job involves high calculation, low risk, and room to experiment.<p>As a college student, I started a website development company based on what I was learning in my classes and internships. Later, while working for a Fortune 200 company, I used part …

Everything You Need To Know About Traveling To Mexico

Cheese and tacos, tacos and cheese. And churros.

This chef pranked ALL the food critics by cooking a fancy meal using only McDonald's ingredients

Los Angeles based chef, Neal Fraser, tricked a bunch of food critics by serving them food made from McDonald’s ingredients and didn’t tell them what …

McDonald's

The Chef Whose Quest for the Ultimate Vinegar Drove Him to Death

What makes a great chef kill himself? A kitchen can induce a grand obsession from which there is no escape. Take the sad case of Franco …

Italy

Alibi Witness for Serial Subject Adnan Syed Gives Evidence in Court

The alibi witness who says her testimony upends the state’s case against convicted killer Adnan Syed finally had her say in court Wednesday.<p>Asia …

John Cleese on How “Stupid People Have No Idea How Stupid They Are” (a.k.a. the Dunning-Kruger Effect)

I often say that, if you want to vastly overestimate your own capabilities, you need only do one of two things: (a) get coked out of your mind, or …

12 Things a Massage Therapist Knows About You After an Hour

Give them 60 minutes, and they'll have your body decoded.<p>by Allison McCarthy, for Rodale's Organic Life<p>PHOTOGRAPH BY J.A. BRACCHI/GETTY<p>Sure, we expect massage therapists to ease muscle tension and help us work through injuries. But that hour on the table reveals a lot more than just the stress …

10 Brilliant New Cookbooks That are Inspiring the Country's Best Chefs

We asked the 100 contenders for The People’s Best New Chef about their favorite new cookbooks. Here, their top 10, ranked by level of obsession.<p>We …

No Churn Vanilla Ice Cream

A scoop of vanilla ice cream is one of the simplest indulgences that you can treat yourself to. And it is often the best, since there is never a bad …

Melty! Salted Caramel Hazelnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

June 1, 2014<p>Oh my gosh I couldn’t stop eating these cookies! I gave a few to my mom and I was going to give the rest away too, but then… I opened the …

Blondie Confetti Ice Cream Sandwiches and a Giveaway!

Hello June! The first day of summer is still three weeks away, but from where I'm standing -which is squarely in 80 degree weather- it feels like …

Making Perfect Pizza at Home with Craftsy

Making bread at home is very satisfying, and one of the most fun breads to make is pizza. Pizza dough can not only be turned into a filling meal, but …

Lemon Strawberry Shortcake

<i>Lemon infused strawberry shortcake finished with whipped topping and fresh berries creates the perfect dessert for any summer party</i>.<p>My favorite …

Dessert

Chocolate Swirl Muffins

Chocolate isn’t usually a breakfast food, but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in a little something special from time to time with your morning …

7 Ways to Use Buttermilk

Here are seven ways to use buttermilk, whether you buy it from your local farm or corner store.<p>The popularity of small-batch buttermilk—traditionally …