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Cinnamon apple pull-apart bread | Bijoux & Bits

I’m on a roll making food for people other than myself, incorporating far more carbs than I eat. It’s all just a tempt-fest I must resist. …

Baking

Eat Your Veggies: 9 Deliciously Different Recipes

Vegetables don't have to be boring or relegated to a side dish. From roasted broccoli with chipotle honey butter to balsamic glazed roasted beets, these recipes are so flavorful and satisfying, they could carry an entire meal.<p><b>1. Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Honey Butter</b><p>In this recipe, broccoli …

The best cheesy, bready appetizer is like garlic bread, but better.

When we made caramelized onion and Gruyère-stuffed pull-apart bread in the Food52 office (inspired by French onion soup and this jaw-dropping Kitchn …

Things You Should Know About Photography Competitions From A Judge's Perspective

Photography contests aren't for everyone, that's a given. And rightfully so–not everyone wants to parade their work around in front of a bunch a …

Street Photography

Nikon D750

The Nikon D750 ($2,299.95) is the company's second real effort at making an affordable full-frame D-SLR. It's only $300 more than the D610, but it's …

The Basics of Night Photography

Night photography has become very popular in recent years, as digital cameras have continued to improve. Photographers can now capture stunning …

The 10 best full-frame DSLRs in 2018

Most entry-level and mid-price DSLRs sport an APS-C sized sensor, with the physical dimensions of the chip measuring 23.6 x 15.7mm (22.2 x 14.8mm on …

Best lenses for landscape photography

If you want to achieve those striking vistas that allow you to get plenty in the frame, what lenses will help you fulfil those ambitions? We …

A Hands-On First Look at the New Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E VR

My name is Tanner Johnson, and I’m a local photographer from Bozeman, Montana, who works at the local camera store, Bozeman Camera. We recently …

This is the Kit You'll Need for Low Light Photography

We photographers love a bit of low light photography. Whether it be a bright, neon lit cityscape or a subtle dusk landscape, low light can convey a …

Landscape Photography

Master D.I.Y. Stir-Fry by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Achieve takeout-level stir-fry at home by avoiding these common mistakes.<p>Just what <i>is</i> it about take-out stir-fries? They're somehow always perfectly cooked—no raw veggies, but no mushy or soggy ones, either. They're satisfying without being heavy. They're big on flavor, combining salty, spicy, sour, …

Food & Dining

Chickens, It's Your Time to Brine

That Thanksgiving turkey isn't the only bird that you can brine. Here's why you should be brining chicken—all year 'round.<p>We all know how much better a turkey tastes if you brine it before roasting it. But we're about to take things a step further: You should also be brining your chickens—and not …

Cooking

27 Sandwich Ideas You Probably Haven't Thought of Yet

Don't waste an inch of that bakery bread—these 27 sandwich ideas will help you eat your way through the entire loaf without getting bored.<p>If you've ever been tempted by a freshly-made loaf of bakery bread during a weekend shopping trip, you know how quickly yeasty, carby nirvana can turn into …

Food

4 Vegetarian Grilling Recipes for Labor Day

While we still have a few weeks left until the official end of summer, we all know that Labor Day is truly the end to the season. So what better way …

How To Successfully Photograph Cityscapes

I’ve always been fascinated with cityscapes. There are countless ways to photograph them, but no matter how it's done, there are some things that …

Landscape Photography

How to Quickly use the Spot Removal Tool in Lightroom to Clean Up Your Photos

While not an exciting post processing action, using the spot removal tool is a necessary step in cleaning your photograph. From dust on the sensor to …

How Understanding Clarity and Vibrance in Lightroom Can Improve Your Images

Adobe Lightroom offers two excellent tools for increasing the apparent contrast and saturation of an image without resorting to taking everything to …

45 Summer Pastas Full of Tomatoes, Pesto, Herbs and More

We don't mean macaroni salad.<p><b>We'll happily eat pasta year-round</b>, but there's something particularly great about summer pasta. We're big fans of blanketing pasta with fresh herbs, tomatoes, and other seasonal favorites that won't weigh us down. (But there can still be cheese!) Check out 45 of our …

Cooking

What Sorcery Is This?! 7 Creamy, Rich Salad Dressings That Are Actually Healthy

Thanks to a few key pantry and fridge staples, these vinaigrettes are creamy AND light—without a drop of mayo or buttermilk in sight.<p>Let's get one thing straight: A salad is really only as good as its dressing. Sure, it's important to use farm-fresh, in-season produce. And yes, careful and creative …

Vegan

How to Make Pizza, the New York (a.k.a. Right) Way

What defines a New York slice? We school two Brits in the right way to make pizza.<p>Let’s say several charming lads from the UK (specifically, the gentlemen from the oh-so-popular SORTED Food) were going to pay you a visit to learn about the most New York thing you could eat. If you, like me, …

Italian Food

EGO Asymmetrical Armchair from Alegre Design

Alegre Design’s asymmetrical ‘EGO’ armchair catches your attention from every angle.<p>Alegre Design is a Sueca, Spain based studio specializing in …

Furniture

Thinking About Using A Wide Angle Lens? Here's 5 Reasons You Should!

Wide angle lenses are used by a variety of landscape photographers seeking that perfect wide angle shot. That's the typical scenario, but the reality …

Landscape Photography

Alex Guarnaschelli Recipe: Tomato and Beef Spaghetti Sauce - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Alex Guarnaschelli is an Iron Chef, a Food Network celebrity chef, the author of</i> Old-School Comfort Food <i>and the executive chef at New York City’s</i> …

Cooking

48 Vegetarian Pastas to Make for Your Next #MeatlessMonday Dinner

Meat? We hardly miss it in these satisfying vegetarian pasta recipes.<p><b>Let's all agree right now:</b> Pasta (and some cheese) makes pretty much any vegetable better, from succulent mushrooms to sweet tomatoes. These veg-filled pastas are sure to satisfy at dinner tonight—no meat required.

Cooking

Drink Up! 12 Refreshing, Homemade Soda Recipes to Get Your Bubble Fix

Mix up one of these refreshing homemade sodas and we bet you'll never crave the canned stuff again.<p><b>When we crave something cold,</b> bubbly, and PG-13, we make a glass of homemade soda to get our bubble fix. We bet you'll never crave the canned stuff again.

Homemade

How Daniel Boulud, America's Greatest French Chef, Grills a Hot Dog

Fourth of July hot dog grilling tips from Daniel Boulud, America's greatest French chef<p><b>We're always looking for ways to make our hot dogs even better.</b> So we caught up with America's greatest French chef, <b>Daniel Boulud</b>, at his sausage-centric DBGB in New York City, to see how he does his dogs. We …

Hot Dogs

10 of the finest cocktails for National Tequila Day

It's National Tequila Day, and what better way to mark the occasion than with ten of the best tequila-based cocktails, from the classic to the creative? Actually, it’s more like eight, because I’ve thrown in a couple of mezcal drinks to spice things up a bit. The differences between them are …

Cocktails

Darioush: Blending Iran, France and America

Darioush is unlike any winery you’ll visit in Napa. The Iranian-born civil engineer who fell in love with Bordeaux wines is unlike any proprietor …

Best-Ever Grilled Cheese

Makes 1 awesome sandwich<p>After rigorous scientific testing for this best-ever grilled cheese, we’ve determined that sandwiches sliced in half on a diagonal actually taste better.<p>March 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 slices ½”-thick Pullman or other white bread<p>2 tablespoons mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon unsalted …

grilled cheese