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Espresso and Chocolate Bundt Cake

This espresso and chocolate Bundt cake is so moist and fluffy and it goes perfectly with a cup of coffee, ice tea, or hot tea. It can be an ideal …

Dessert

Breakfast Sandwiches Beyond Your Typical Bacon, Egg, And Cheese

Breakfast fans out there know just how satisfying a breakfast sandwich can be. But all too often, we’re racing out the door, grabbing a protein bar …

Breakfast

15 Veggie Sandwiches That Are Actually Exciting

Even though sandwiches aren't something I usually associate with lots of veggies, it turns out there are kind of a lot of veggie-packed sandwiches …

Healthy Eating

What It’s Like to Trip on the Most Potent Magic Mushroom

"I felt as though I were communing directly with a plant for the first time."<p>Paul Stamets, a mycologist I had come to visit in Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula to go mushroom hunting, had a gift he wanted to give me. We were in his office, looking at some images on his computer, when he pulled …

Immune System

7 Summer Dinner Ideas to Keep on Constant Rotation Through September

As much as we love the leafy spinach, hearty artichokes, and crunchy sugar snap peas that fill the produce aisle in spring, summer produce is where …

Cooking

These Stats on Cannabis Sales Will Shock You

If you weren't convinced that we are in the early stages of a cannabis boom unlike any other in history, then perhaps these numbers from Chris Walsh, …

Kale & Purple Cabbage 'Slaw Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> An easy and delicious salad packed with nutrient-rick kale, bright purple cabbage, and crisp apple, with a lemony-yoghurt-mustard and topped with toasted walnuts. —Sarah<p><b>Serves: 4</b><p><b>Salad</b><p>1/2 bunch black tuscan kale<br>• 1/4 purple cabbage<br>• 1 small apple<br>• 1/2 lemon<p><b>Dressing</b><p>1/4 cup yoghurt<br>• 1 lemon<br>• 2 …

Food

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

These 5 Cheese Plates Are Perfect, So Copy Them Exactly

We did the pairing work for you—all you need to do is buy the cheese.<p>A great cheese plate surprises us, not just in that “I found a new cheese that I love” way, but by transforming how we think about the world of cheese, and ultimately, ourselves. Is this is a ridiculous amount of power to cede to …

We Can't Get Our Forks Away from This Creamy Asparagus Pasta

Folks who are familiar with London's legendary River Café may know it as the restaurant that's launched the careers of countless chefs. Jamie Oliver and April Bloomfield are just two of its celebrated alumni, always referring back to their days cooking under founders Ruth ("Ruthie") Rogers and the …

This CBD Tincture Makes Me Super Productive… In a Chill Way

Cordial Organics CBD tincture is for getting stuff done without feeling like the Energizer Bunny.<p>In this special time that some have christened the “Cannabis Renaissance,” the non-psychoactive compound found in marijuana known as cannabidiol (CBD) has become something of a wellness darling. These …

5 Powerful Mantras to Help You Quiet Anxiety, Beat Self-Doubt, Manage Stress, and More

Use these simple slogans to rewire your thoughts, and feel calmer and more confident every day.<p>What if you could stop worrying (or feel more …

How to Put a Stop to Catastrophic Thinking

<i>Cognitive distortions</i> are errors in thinking. The phrase refers to our irrational and exaggerated thoughts: thoughts that have no basis in fact, but …

Here’s Why the Mediterranean Diet Is So Good for Your Heart

The Mediterranean diet consistently finds its way to the top of national diet rankings (including <i>U.S. News & World Report</i>’s Best Diets of 2018). Some would argue it’s not even really a diet — at least not in the conventional sense of following prescribed point systems like Weight Watchers or …

Holistic Medicine

What is Aesthetics?

In the Eye of the Beholder<i></i>Quite noticeably, there is an over use of certain words in the English language–words that are given over to clichés–ones …

A Rich, Buttery Brioche Monkey Bread That Can Go Sweet or Savory

<i>We're always looking for ways to keep baking interesting with appealing recipes that can be endlessly riffed on. Here, we've partnered with Hidden Valley Ranch to highlight a monkey bread that can go sweet or savory.</i><p>Here’s an easy way to be the most popular person at the potluck: Show up with …

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

By far the best Cream Cheese Pound Cake I have ever eaten or shared! This pound cake recipe will surely become a classic in your home.Cream Cheese …

We now swim in dangerous waters, and we can no longer take the persistence of liberal democracy for granted<p>Over the past few years, I have frequently been reminded of David Foster Wallace’s commencement address at Kenyon College in 2005. Wallace began with the story of two fish swimming together, …

David Foster Wallace

3 Carrot Cakes to Make for Some-Bunny You Love

Mention carrot cake and get ready to open Pandora’s box of baking. People have <i>opinions.</i> Nuts versus no nuts is an early divider, but that’s not the only ingredient to get passionate about. Some prefer their carrot cake laden with fruity add-ins like pineapple and raisins. Others prefer to keep it …

15-Minute Katsu-Style Fried Cutlets

<i>We're always looking for ways to keep weeknight cooking interesting, from quick but impressive options for weeknight entertaining to simple, satisfying meals that can be endlessly riffed on. We've partnered with Hidden Valley Ranch to highlight one recipe that does both.</i><p>Many cuisines have a version …

Cassoulet Is the Most Epic Dish You Will Ever Make

Our classic version takes no shortcuts and requires a little planning, but every step is totally doable, even if you’re not a pro.<p>I have made cassoulet more times than is advisable—first in culinary school, once with a friend for a dinner party, and at least half a dozen times in the BA Test …

Cooking

Read This, and You'll Want to Ditch Ziploc Bags for Good

Plastic cutlery. Saran wrap (don't even get this culinary school grad started). Paper towels.<p>There's a slew of everyday habits that lead to kitchen …

A Simpler (No Flip!) Spanish Tortilla With an Even Simpler Aioli

<i>This lightly edited excerpt and not-at-all edited recipe come from Jessica Battilana's cookbook</i> Repertoire<i>, out April 3 and available for pre-order (Little, Brown and Company, New York).</i><p>Spanish tortillas feature my desert-island duo—eggs and potatoes. They can be served warm or cold, and it’s a …

In an extract from his new book Enlightenment Now, the Harvard psychologist extols the relevance of 18th-century thinking<p>What is enlightenment? In a 1784 essay with that question as its title, Immanuel Kant answered that it consists of “humankind’s emergence from its self-incurred immaturity”, its …

James Madison

How to Make Perfect Carbonara: Mistakes to Avoid

By Alex Delany<p>You want perfect strands of pasta glossed with a rich, silky sauce—not noodles tossed with scrambled eggs. Here's how to get it right, every time.<p>Pasta carbonara is the ultimate there's-no-food-in-the-house dinner. No matter how bare your cupboard or unfortunately under-stocked your …

Cooking

When did it begin, is it a religion, and are its members’ identities kept secret?<p>The first grand lodge, established to govern Freemasonry in England and Wales, was formed in 1717, during a meeting at a pub in the City of London called the Goose and Gridiron. At that time there were four lodges in …

Freemasonry

Slow-Simmered Beans

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 300°F with rack in middle.<p>Step 2<p>Bring 6 cups water to a boil in a Dutch oven or wide heavy pot with tightly …

Recipes

Grilled Broccoli with Avocado and Sesame

4 servings<p>Broccoli can take more heat on the grill than you might think; it won’t taste burnt unless you actually set it on fire.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pickled Jalapeños<p>½ cup white balsamic vinegar or unseasoned rice vinegar<p>¼ cup dry white wine or water<p>3 tablespoons sugar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt<p>3 …

Recipes

Our 10 Best Raw Fish Recipes for Perfect Ceviche and Poké

Crudo, sashimi, ceviche, and poké—how to chill out with cool fish<p>Some of our best seafood recipes are all about the raw fish. Sure, you can pan-fry …

33 Family Dinner Recipes That Will Never Get Old

Let's just say that there aren't too many salads in here.<p>Growing up, you had a favorite family dinner. Maybe it was Mom's bacon-wrapped meatloaf. Maybe it was Dad's sloppy Taco Tuesday production line. Maybe it was Nonna's fettuccine alfredo or your sister's chicken noodle soup. You walked through …

Cooking