Mark Rivera

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The No-Knead, No-Fuss Recipe That Will Get You Baking Bread Every Week

This is it: the bread recipe so simple and good, it will get you baking bread every week—even if you’ve never made a loaf in your life. It’s the comforting, no-knead peasant bread that’s ready in as few as 2 hours, unlike other no-knead breads that are ready ... tomorrow.<p>It's the bread that, …

15 Things You NEED to Learn to Cook Before You Turn 25

By the time you turn 25, you’ve *hopefully* gotten good enough at adulting that you can at least keep yourself fed throughout the workweek. But WELL-fed? That’s a different story. When you’re halfway through your 20s, it’s not so unreasonable to expect more out of your culinary experience than …

3 Healthy Crockpot Recipes Pinterest Users Are Obsessed With

We're all about indulging during the holiday season, but we're not exactly fans of all the added calories that come along with it. In the spirit of …

15 Italian Cooking Secrets That Will Change Your Life

The beauty of learning how to cook Italian food the right way is that you don't have to go to a restaurant every time the craving strikes. From making the perfect pasta to having the essential pantry staples on hand, there are a few secrets Italian cooks always have up their sleeves that come in …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s one-pot wonders – recipes

There’s a very good reason our ancestors cooked meat and grain in the same pot: the combination is comforting, filling and mouth-watering<p>The combination of meat and grain is an ancient tradition. Such one-pot wonders have been simmering away for centuries, not least for reasons of necessity and …

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These 20 photos will make you want to drop everything and go to China

Not all of China is factory’s and pollution; it’s vast and diverse territory endows the country with some of the most beautiful natural scenery on …

The Absolute Best Sushi in New York

<i>In the high-end world of big-city dining, few restaurant genres evince more passion and contentious argument than the delicate, subjective,</i> …

20 Grilled Skewer Recipes to Get You Ready for Barbecue Season

It’s *finally* that time. We’re consistently feeling the sun on our skin, the stores are full of brightly colored fashions and the neighbors are already grilling. Ready to jump on the outdoor-cooking bandwagon? There’s no better grill-ready meal than kabob recipes full of your favorite meats and …

What It’s Like to Travel to Islands so Remote, They’re Not on Google Maps

Harboring fantasies of being a castaway on a deserted island? Consider a trip to Panama’s San Blas islands.<p>There are 365 pieces of paradise scattered …

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Kyoto City Guide

In case you don’t follow our Instagram, a little while ago I had the very fortunate pleasure of visiting Japan with the team from Jo Malone. It’s …

12 Habits To Have If You Don't Want To Be Productive At All

Do you know that your productivity mainly depends on your daily habits, you do? What makes productive people productive. is the habits they follow …

4 Fast and Fresh Recipes to Make This January

These 4 quick and easy recipes just made your resolution to cook more meals at home super doable.<p>No aspirational resolutions here: These spiced lamb chops, walnut-topped gratins, and herbed chickpeas are as irresistible as they are doable.<p>Perfect Peas<p>Crispy, salty, creamy, and full of protein …

A Physicist Dreams Of Catching Dark Matter In The Act

What's the universe made of?<p>It's a question that's been bothering scientists and philosophers for millennia, and has become even more vexing in recent decades, as physicists have become convinced that most of the universe is made of something we can't see or touch or measure.<p>At least not …

Why We’ll Keep Having Weird Weather in 2016

A North Pole with 40°F (4°C) temperatures, extreme flooding across the globe and record storms all contributed to making 2015 a year of weird weather.<p>…

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17 Easy Mini Desserts To Make When You're So Over Cupcakes

Cupcakes are so 2004.

10 Fun Foods for Football Season

Football fans, rejoice! Your time has come. Make your house the season's headquarters with these delicious game-day recipes.<p><b>1. Grilled Buffalo Wings with Seasoned Buffalo Sauce</b><p>Classic Buffalo wings are fried but I love the flavor and ease of cooking them on the grill -- they are truly no fuss, no …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Carne Asada

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>To say "I'm going to develop a recipe for carne asada" is akin to saying "Bartender, get me a beer, please." The immediate follow-up is likely to be "I'm afraid you're going to have to be a bit more specific than …

Train suspect had been flagged as potential risk

PARIS — The shooter boarded the packed high-speed train with enough firepower to slaughter dozens in a matter of minutes, and he was foiled not through high-tech security but because two vacationing American service members happened to be there to overpower him.<p>Now sharp questions are being asked …

This Peanut Butter Cup Trifle Is Ridic

Peanut butter cup trifle -- your new favorite dessert! It's so easy to make, and serves a really big crowd. Hooray for that.<p>I wax poetic about my love for peanut butter all the time, and I think that a love of peanut butter is a totally normal thing, but I didn’t realize how much I take this …

Here's How To Make A Classic Margarita, Because It's A Fundamental Life Skill

Margaritas are like opinions. Everyone has one that they consider to be the best.<p>To truly find your favorite, there's a whole ridiculous world of margaritas to be guzzled. You can try tame flavors like strawberry or mango, or you can go batsh*t crazy with a chocolate marg or even -- <i>shudder</i> -- one …

5 Gadgets Under $100 That Will Blow Your Mind

You don't have to break the bank to get your hands on these seriously awesome gadgets today.<p>"Any sufficiently advanced technology is …

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2 Awesome Homemade Vegetarian Burgers Even a Carnivore Will Crave

Vegans and vegetarians often get the short end of the stick when it comes to backyard grilling season. Sure, there are a couple of decent frozen veggie burger brands, but let's face it: Frozen pre-packaged food is <i>never</i> going to be as good as fresh, homemade food prepared with quality ingredients. …

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Yes, You Want to Grill This Big and Beautiful Pork Chop Immediately

Instead of grilling individual chops for a crowd, get a massive one and cook it to share. Here's how it's done.<p>The next time you're grilling for a crowd, skip the individual pork chops and opt for a massive, triple-cut pork chop cooked to share. We don't just love a cut of meat this big because it …

Steak Taste on a Burger Budget: 7 Affordable Steak Recipes

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Nothing says luxury like a steak dinner. Of course, nothing says empty wallet like a steak dinner, either. But does it have to be …

9 Classic Cookies: Tested and Perfected

Look no further for the best cookie recipes. From chocolate chip to simple sugar, these classic cookies have all been tested, perfected and family-approved.<p><b>1. Secret Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies</b><p>With two secret ingredients, these chocolate chip cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the …