Patrice Smith

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Crock-Pot Chicken Quinoa Enchilada Soup

Whip out that crock-pot and pile in all of your favorite ingredients to make this stupid-easy Crock-Pot Chicken Quinoa Enchilada Soup! One of the …

Cooking

10 3-Minute DIY Salad Dressings You'll LOVE

These are so simple, we're not sure you could even call them recipes.<p>Shutterstock<p>Sure, you like the <i>idea</i> of homemade salad dressing. Who wouldn't want to top their salads with a French or Asian dressing that tastes amazing and is free of scary ingredients? The only problem is that some dressing …

The 7-Day GM Cabbage Soup Diet to Lose 10-20 Pounds in a Week

There is absolutely nothing even more enticing than rapid and extreme weight reduction plans with a claim like ‘Lose 10 extra pounds in a week’.<p>And …

Nutrition

10 Honest News Sites Way Better Than Anything in the Mainstream Media

By Chere Di Boscio GMOs are bad for you and the planet. Chemicals in cosmetics cause cancer. Fast fashion is seriously contributing to climate …

Mainstream Media

The cure for type 2 diabetes is known, but few are aware

I recently posted to Facebook about a cure for diabetes and suggested someone try it. Just six days later, I received the following message from a …

25 Ways To Do Paris Like A Local

Despite everything your guidebook might tell you, Paris can be incredibly tacky in certain places. As one of the most visited cities in the world, the central areas of the French capital throng with swindling street vendors, bistros, and brasseries that hawk faux "French" cuisine (underwhelming …

France

The best hotels in Portugal for under £100 a night

Pastel-coloured palaces, beach-side design hotels, family-friendly farmhouses – and all bookable for under £100 a night. Here’s a pick of Portugal’s best value stays<p>Portugal stays<p><b>CITIES</b><p>1 Gorgeous townhouse, Lisbon<p><b>Casa Das Merceeiras</b> is two apartments in an 18th-century Alfama townhouse, beautifully …

European Travel

The Food Lab: A Mind-Blowing Technique for Cleaning Deep-Fry Oil Using Gelatin

I get emails from readers packed with fun stories, family recipes, and interesting tips, techniques, and questions all the time, but it's rare that I get one with a technique that completely blows my mind. This is one of those occasions.<p>Here's the short of it: You can use gelatin to filter cruddy …

Crock Pot Honey Sesame Chicken #Recipe

<b>INGREDIENTS:</b><p>6-8 boneless, skinless chicken thighs or 4 chicken breasts (2 lbs. total)<br>Salt and pepper<br>1/2 cup diced onion<br>2 cloves garlic, minced<br>1/2 cup …

The Genius, Rule-Breaking Secret to Better Burgers

<i>Of course</i> the most genius burger I've ever made would come from The Food Lab (and the brilliant dude behind it). <i>Of course</i> I won't be able to make cheeseburgers another way.<p>These burgers are perilously juicy, with the crispiest, meatiest, most umami-fied crust you can get in a burger. They also take …

Dancing with YUPO: Tools & Techniques with Taylor Ikin

Painting a sunflower with watercolor on Yupo (my first Periscope)

Watercolour and India Ink on Yupo Paper

Linda Melvin's Abstract Fluid Watercolor System---Lesson 2

Linda Melvin's Abstract Fluid Watercolor System---Lesson 5

How to Mix Three Watercolors

• How to mix the color taupe<br>• Adding just a tad of the third color<br>• Mixing illuminating blacks<br>• Creating radiant shadows<p>There may be times when you will want …

Audio Mixing

Mondrian Watercolors

Piet Mondrian (1872 -1944)Dutch Modern ArtistPiet Mondrian, <i>House on the Gein,</i> watercolor and gouache on paper, 1900, Private Collection<br>Although …

Jean Haines' 7 golden rules of watercolour

The popular art tutor reveals her guidelines for creative painting<p>1 DO YOUR ‘STRETCHES’<p>Every morning, I set aside three pieces of paper and do a …

Hong Kong

Abstract Watercolor Bird Painting

Until Dawn (Abstract Watercolor Painting)

CHOW All-Purpose Baking Mix Recipe - Chowhound

Follow us!<p>Site Feedback FAQ<p>Mardi Gras<p>Mardi Gras King Cake<br>• Get Your Mardi Gras on With Our Most Indulgent Recipes<br>• Recipes for Mardi Gras<br>• Hurricane …

The Simple Rules to Make Killer Croques Monsieurs and Madames

I've heard a tale that the croque monsieur was discovered by French workmen who placed their lunch pails next to a radiator. When they sat down to eat, their ham and cheese sandwiches had melted from the heat, and the rest is history. Of all the world's ridiculous food-creation myths, that has to …

The Ultimate Devil's Food Cake

I dreamt about chocolate cake the other night.<p>Chocolate cake plagues me unlike any other baking project. There are so many versions, from buttermilk to cocoa to flourless. Until now I’ve been sticking with my go-to recipe (from the back of the Hershey’s box), but can one person ever be satisfied …

How to perfect wet-in-wet watercolour

Fábio Cembranelli is one of Brazil’s leading watercolour artists. Here he shows you a simple method for tackling one of the medium’s trickiest …

Digital Art

How to sketch in watercolour

Paul Newland RWS NEAC develops his finished paintings by referencing dozens of watercolour studies. Here he shares a range of strategies for focusing …

Burek Recipe

"This recipe is Eastern European in origin; being from Bosnia, my mom made this for me growing up and my whole family always looked forward to it! …

Puff Pastry