Lauren Smith

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The 5-Step Recipe For Making Homemade Ketchup Is Easier Than You Think

Get ready to toss the ketchup that's been in your fridge for the past few months. YouTuber Dave Hax released a video last week showing us how to make a homemade version of everyone's favorite condiment, and things might never be the same.<p>Using an onion, brown sugar, some tomato paste and a few more …

Recipes

These 26 Recipes Prove Brown Butter Makes Everything Better, From Cake to Pork Chops

These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: it's better on the dark brown butter side.<p><b>Brown butter is one of our favorite ways</b> to add an other-worldly layer of rich, nutty flavor to everything. These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: …

Why Didn't Junk Food Cause Obesity Generations Ago?

Junk food has changed. Saturated fats were largely replaced by partially hydrogenated vegetable oils. Such oils are rich in trans fats, which are now known to stoke inflammation and lead to weight gain.<p><i>Why didn't junk food cause obesity in the olden days?: originally appeared on Quora: The best</i> …

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How to Clean and How to Power Clean | Know Your Lifts Weightlifting Guide | The Art of Manliness

“Know Your Lifts” is an illustrated guide series that shows how to perform basic weightlifting exercises. Check out our previous guides on the …

Everything You Need to Get Ready for the 2015 Food Lover's Cleanse

We are so excited to be launching the Fifth Annual Food Lover’s Cleanse on January 2. Here's how to get prepared<p>We are so excited to be launching the Fifth Annual Food Lover’s Cleanse on January 2. We hope you will join us as we get back in the kitchen, making delicious, satisfying, food with …

The Easiest Dip You've Never Made

It’s smoky. It’s bacon-y. It’s insanely delicious.<p>Put down that container of premade dip. Yeah, that’s right I see you. I know you’re in a rush, and you hate dishes (I do too), but you can make your own dip in five minutes. Really.<p>And it won’t be your run-of-the-mill dip either. This recipe comes …

Our Favorite Recipes From Each of Our 2014 Issues

All of our recipes are wonderful, but these are a little extra wonderful<p><b>We love all the recipes</b> that appear in <i>Bon Appétit</i>. But there are some recipes that we routinely circle back to, both as weeknight favorites and dinner party showstoppers. So we combed through all 12 issues published this year …

10 Easy Recipes for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

I used to host elaborate Thanksgiving celebrations, where I'd cook and prepare for days on end, only to be completely exhausted by the time my guests arrived on Thanksgiving day. After one glass of wine, I'd be nodding off at the table, dreaming of my pillow!<p>I used to host elaborate Thanksgiving …

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How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Personal Finance

7 Dead-Serious Uber Controversies That Somehow Didn't Sink the Company

Uber is no stranger to confrontation. The ride-sharing firm is known for aggressive tactics that have helped fuel its explosive growth. Its very …

Plantain Gnocchi with Short Rib Ragù

Make the sauce: Combine salt, paprika, garlic powder, pepper, oregano, and cayenne in a bowl; rub spice mixture over ribs to coat completely. Heat …

10 Thanksgiving Green Bean Recipes, No Cans Required

When I think of my must-have Thanksgiving recipes, green bean casserole—the kind made almost entirely with canned ingredients—comes to mind before almost anything else. The thing is, I love it mostly for the gloopy cream of mushroom soup and the crispy fried onions—the bland, mushy green beans are …

Sole Piccata

4 (6-oz.) skinless fillets grey or Dover sole, or any flaky white fish like turbot or tilapia<p>All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for …

6 Hearty Soups to Keep You Warm This Winter

Combat the cold -- or re-fuel after skating at the ice rink -- with these six soups that batter the winter blues in to submission.<p>When winter begins to blow icy Northern blasts and CNN strives to perfect their graphics for 'Polar Vortex 2015', I start craving hearty, fragrant soups to bring warmth, …

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The Best Foods for Men

Abs aren’t built in the gym alone; you shop for them in your supermarket. We sampled and reviewed thousands of products to separate the dietary duds from the nutritional heroes. Your drool-worthy grocery list starts right here

7 Of The Best Food Blogs For Eating On A Budget

You don't have to go at it alone.<p>It's no secret that eating on a budget often ends up in eating a lot of processed food. Fruits and vegetables, especially if they're organic, are more expensive than most food you'll find in a bag. A study released last year in the British Medical Journal found that …

7 of America's Most Haunted Bars

Grab your ghost-busting gear: Drinks come with spook back at these long-haunted American bars.<p>Grab your ghost-busting gear: Drinks come with spook back at these long-haunted American bars.<p>Plagued by paranormal activity, these seedy establishments host all manner of otherworldly guests, from seaworn …

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Eat breakfast better: Dan Pashman shows the best way to eat eggs, bagels, doughnuts

Did you know you're eating breakfast wrong?<p>Well, you're not eating it as well as you could be. Eating expert Dan Pashman, author of the new book "Eat More Better," wants to improve your breakfast experience through a series of simple tricks, which will have you enjoying your eggs with more …

This authentic shrimp and chicken gumbo recipe is easier to make than you’d think

Chef Tanya Holland is cooking with KLG and Hoda today, demonstrating how to make shrimp and chicken gumbo, the dish you voted to see her make. She also shared a bonus recipe for sweet potato-kale hash, below. So grab your shopping list and get ready to make two delicious dishes.<p><b>Shrimp and chicken</b> …

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

5 Easy Fall Vegetable Dishes Your Family Will Love

This is one bowl of comfort goodness!<p><b>1. Butternut Squash And Tomato Penne With Anchovy Butter Sauce</b><p>You don't have to love butternut squash to love this dish. My husband who doesn't like sweet ingredients in savory dishes can't get enough of this pasta! It's hearty, healthy, colorful and absolutely …

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30 Years of Coens: Fargo

The movie that brought it all together<p>In honor of the 30th anniversary of the Coen brothers' debut, <i>Blood Simple</i>, I’m re-watching their 16 feature films and attempting to jot down observations on one per day, in order of their release. For a fuller explanation of what I’m doing and why, see my first …

Top This: Pancetta and Brussels Sprout Leaves Pizza à la Cucina Urbana

GalleryTop This: Pancetta and Brussels Sprout Leaves Pizza à la Cucina Urbana<p><b>Cucina Urbana</b> is a great place to look for inspiration for your next pie, for one main reason: Executive Chef <b>Joe Maganelli</b> and his crew are constantly dreaming up new ideas with the freshest produce of the season. One of …

Smoked Gruyere Butternut Soup with Spicy Chickpeas

Smoked Gruyere Butternut Soup with Spicy Chickpeas.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 25, 2014 94<p>It’s just BARELY fall and I’m already breaking out the soup and …

How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …

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General Tso's Meatballs (Low Carb & Gluten Free) | I Breathe I'm Hungry

General Tso’s Meatballs (Low Carb & Gluten Free)<p>A low carb meatball with all of the flavors and textures of the classic Chinese takeout</b> …

Fresh Figs and 9 of Our Favorite Ways to Use Them

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more. This post was brought to you by our friends at Evolution Fresh, who like fresh, flavorful ingredients as much as we do.</i><p><i>Today: Think you know all there is to know about figs?</i> …

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Tag: Garden Visits

Landscaping Ideas: A Classic Cottage Garden on Cape Cod<p>by Justine Hand<p>Garden Remodel: A Landscape in Progress on the Coast of Scotland<p>by Christin …

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