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Exactly How to Make Melting Potatoes, the Trend That’s Taking Over Pinterest

Potatoes, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We’re all about mashing, smashing and even Hasselbacking. That’s why we were excited to read …

Spaghetti with Lemon

Rose and I took a trip to the Amalfi Coast in 1998 where practically everything we ate included lemon. This recipe comes from a small trattoria …

How to Lose 50 Pounds in Three Months

Losing 50 pounds in three months is an ambitious goal for sure — but one that could completely change your life and appearance, not to mention …

The 2 Words That Will Get You an Upgrade to First Class (According to Someone Who Keeps Doing It)

Oh, but what if everyone starts doing this?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Airlines are getting much more parsimonious about upgrades.<p>Where once it would happen almost automatically, now even miles and privileges won't …

Ancient cave paintings turn out to be by Neanderthals, not modern humans

A new analysis shows ancient cave paintings were too old to have been painted by modern humans<p>A new discovery that Neanderthals were painting cave walls more than 64,000 years ago has anthropologists rethinking the history of art. Found deep in Spanish caves, the rock art was once thought to be the …

The subversive body horror of Annihilation

The sci-fi thriller allows women to explore life without giving literal birth to it.<p>As is appropriate for a film intimately concerned with genesis, …

Horror

Lost and Found

After a cemetery crew removed the casket on a chilly, cloudless morning this past spring, a 62-year-old geologist named Jim Reed lowered himself into …

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of advice from their own marriages to make sure my wife and I didn’t shit the (same) bed. I think most newlyweds do this, especially after a few cocktails …

Relationships

Easy Tricks to Add Flavor to Your Sauces

Clinging to strands of perfectly al dente angel hair pasta or spooned over slices of a hearty roast, sauce can make or break a meal. But coaxing out maximum flavor from your marinara or bordelaise isn’t always easy. At the end of the day, you’ll probably have to tweak your concoction a bit before …

Cooking

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Diwali is coming up this week, and, for those celebrating, Thursday night will be — …

Recipes

Recipe: Skirt Steak, in All Its Tender, Juicy Glory

When James Beard Award-nominated chef Josef Centeno opened his first solo restaurant, Bäco Mercat, in downtown Los Angeles in 2011, there were only a handful of restaurants in the area; few Angelenos drove downtown for dining or nightlife. But Bäco was packed on day one. Today, Centeno owns five …

A Cake You Can Take With You Anywhere

Over the years, and almost without meaning to, I have become an obsessive collector — not of objects but of recipes. I have accumulated boxes’ and files’ worth. I search for them casually in print and online, and relentlessly, determinedly and often shamelessly when I’m out, whether close to home …

Dessert

High-Protein, Low-Carb Vegan Breakfasts to Keep You Fuller For Longer

Plant-based food gets a bad rap for being too high in carbs. But that doesn't have to be true for all vegan food. If you're trying to lose weight, …

Breakfast

How to Make French Canelés (It's Simple)

When I set out to write my book, I was looking for recipes that made baking more approachable. Depending on the type of baked good in question, this could mean multiple things. For some baked goods, it meant simplifying a confusing process, or showing multiple ways to do it. For others, it meant …

A New 5-Minute Genius Egg Breakfast (Or Dinner!) For You

<i>What can you do with just five minutes? Actually, way more than you think! Introducing Food52 in 5: your cheat sheet for speedy, delicious recipes, fun mini projects, and more.</i><p>We all have our egg routines—the frying method you picked up from your dad, the well-honed minute count on your preferred …

Recipes

You Might Forget Dairy Existed With These 180 Dairy-Free Recipes

See you later, dairy! Whether you're nixing the food group to go vegan or Paleo or to try Whole 30 or because you're lactose intolerant, we've got …

Beef and Chicken Satay Recipe

Brush grill pan lightly with oil to prevent sticking, and add skewers. Grill skewers until meats are just cooked through. Serve immediately with …

Pão de Queijo (Brazilian Cheese Bread)

Makes about 18<p>Pão de queijo, which means “cheese bread” in Portuguese, is a delightful snack from Brazil made with tapioca flour (meaning it's gluten-free) and cheese. Our recipe calls for both Parmesan, which adds a sharp and salty flavor, and farmer's cheese, which is creamy and milky. You …

Recipes

40 Thai foods we can't live without

<b>(CNN) —</b> Given that one of the first things Thais ask each other when they meet up is "Have you eaten yet?" it's clear this is a nation that's extremely passionate about its eats.<p>You want to know how good a Thai restaurant is? Don't look at the menu, the decor or even the prices. Look at the number …

The 3-Day, Anti-Bloat Summer Reset

Whether your motivation is something as major as your wedding/honeymoon, or as simple as an upcoming beach weekend, a little reinvigorating, …

A Traditional Chicken Dish from Lyon That Comes Together in Under an Hour

I've been enchanted by everything Lyonnaise since my first trip to Lyon in 1992. Lyon was anointed by the famed gourmand Curnonsky as the "Culinary Capital of France" in the 1920s. There are conflicting opinions as to how that accolade was decided upon—I am one who believes it was because the food …

The Only 4 Foods a Dietitian Preps Each Week to "Eat as Healthy as Possible"

If I'm being honest, meal prep sounds like a lot of work—work that I'm not entirely willing to commit to on a Sunday afternoon. Which is why I found …

Healthy Eating

50 Ideas for a Lucrative Side Hustle

You know how to do something people would hire you for, if they know you are available.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're looking for ways you can earn a few extra bucks with a side hustle, you'd likely encounter hundreds of strategies for make some money. …

Cheap Flights to Hawaii Could Be Available Very Soon

Increased service to Hawaii could force other airlines to lower prices.<p>Last Tuesday, United Airlines celebrated its 70th year of flying to Hawaii by …

These 10 stunning waterfront villas are what dreams are made of

Is a mental recharge in order? Has the budget for a bucket list jet set finally been reached? Then it’s time pack the flip-flops, sunscreen, and …

The Only Cake Recipe You'll Need This Summer

My friend Jodi Rhoden started baking cakes out of her Barbie-pink house in Asheville, North Carolina in 2006. The venture became so popular, so fast, that she opened a bakery, and wrote a cookbook about Southern cake ladies, the home bakers everyone around town knows to call up for a birthday …

14 Recipes for a Picture-Perfect Picnic Dinner

If you think of picnics simply as a cute weekend lunch, <i>think again</i>. The meal-in-a-stylish basket is made for a group dinner or the ultimate date night. To up your picnic spread game, we’ve selected 14 recipes, with shareable desserts included! Thank us later.<p><b>1. Spinach and Feta Spirals:</b> There’s …

Cooking

Cheap Flights To Europe, An Airport Distillery And 20% Off Gift Cards On Amazon

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to …

Recipe: A Sweet and Spicy Corn Salad

I grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, and with a few exceptions, road trips were the only type of vacation my family ever went on. We’d start early in the morning with a stop at McDonald’s (egg McMuffins and hash browns for everyone) and then drive through miles and miles of cornfields. I always got …