Leah Adkins

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Caramelized Butternut Squash Wedges with a Sage Hazelnut Pesto Recipe on Food52

Sweet Potatoes Roasted in Coconut Oil Recipe on Food52

• 2 tablespoons melted coconut oil<br>• 2 pounds sweet potatoes, cut into 1-inch chunks<br>• Coarse sea salt or kosher salt, to taste<br>• Black pepper to taste<br>• Optional spices (chili, cumin, cinnamon, shredded coconut, etc. -- see below for specific options)<p>Preheat oven to 400° F.<br>• Toss potatoes with coconut oil, salt, …

Use Your Slow Cooker for Spoon-Tender Beef Osso Buco With Rich Gravy

I stopped at the grocery store after a particularly exhausting string of days, with no real plan in mind except that the fridge was looking sparse. While I was wandering through the aisles grabbing necessities, I had comfort food at the top of my mind. It's really no surprise that plans for osso …

Easy Creamy Cauliflower Soup With Bacon

You know who get along great together? Cauliflower and bacon. That's who. But cauliflower and cream <i>also</i> have a thing going on. Obviously there's only one way this can end, and it ain't pretty.<p><i>Scene: Bacon struts into the the diner, his body extra streaky, his skin extra crisp. He walks up to the</i> …

Rice Salad With Nuts and Sour Cherries From 'Plenty More'

This salad from Yotam Ottolenghi's newest cookbook, <i>Plenty More,</i> has a lot going on and everything going for it. The mix of grains—white basmati rice, wild rice, and quinoa—is beautiful and texturally interesting; per his cooking times and methods, they are left with just a bit of firmness and keep …

Use Your Cast Iron Pan and a Tortilla for Extra-Crispy Pizza in Just 12 Minutes

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I've gotta tell you: In the catalog of easy, cheaty pizza recipes that start with some form of pre-baked bread base, flour tortilla–based pizzas have historically ranked pretty low on my list. Certainly lower than French bread pizza, lower than English muffin …

Forget Warm Spinach and Bacon: Warm Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Salad is the Way to Go

A couple weeks back, Adri and I had a wonderful meal at Dirty Habit, my old chef Dave Bazirgan's restaurant in San Francisco. As my first real chef, I credit him with a lot of things. Teaching me how to judge my own work (and start over if it's not good enough). Instructing me on the <i>right</i> way to …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Will.i.am Enlists Zaha Hadid in Design Collaboration for New Wrist Wearable

Fashion and technology – two unlikely bedfellows that have been gaining increasing column inches of late thanks to the rise of branded wearables. So far, however, the results have been relatively unsuccessful from a style perspective at least.<p>The problem, says musician and entrepreneur Will.i.am, …

Tech Q&A: Computer reboots, eBay misspellings, car technology, and more

<b>To reboot or not to reboot?</b><p><b>Q.</b> Whenever I call my local tech for support, he has me reboot. Is this really helping, or does he not know what he's doing?<p><b>A.</b> "Did you try rebooting?" is such a common question it's almost a joke among IT pros and consumers. But rebooting does have an actual use. It can …

26 Stunning Images You Won't Believe Were Found On Google Street View

He created a Tumblr, 9-eyes — named after the 9 cameras Google Street View uses— where he curates the best images he finds.<p>Rafman says sometimes he picks a location and "just wanders," captivated by what he sees.<p>He also doesn't document where exactly the photos were taken.<p>He told The New York Times …

Google Street View