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Top 11 Smart Home Improvements, Plus Costs & ROI 2017 Update! - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

Billions and billions and billions of dollars. That’s what Americans spent on home remodeling projects in 2016. More like hundreds of billions. And …

Home Improvement

17 Genius Cooking Tricks That Professional Chefs Want You To Know

Steal their secrets and everything you make will get a little bit more delicious.

Lose Weight and Feel Great With the Anti-Inflammatory Diet

The anti-inflammatory diet can make you feel great! "How," you ask. By cutting out or significantly reducing your consumption of pro-inflammatory …

17 Banh Mi Recipes That Are WAY Better Than Takeout

We’ve all had that late-night craving for banh mi — our favorite Vietnamese sandwich — only to find that our favorite spot is closed for the day. Lucky for you, there are plenty of delicious banh mi-inspired recipes that don’t require a one hour wait (or your entire weeks’ food budget). Plus, there …

Cooking

Smoked Salmon Avocado And Pickled Chilli Rice Paper Rolls

• 8 x 16cm rice paper rounds<br>• 8 slices (250g) smoked salmon <br>• 1 carrot, peeled and shredded <br>• 1 Lebanese cucumber, shredded <br>• 1 avocado, thinly sliced <br>• ½ cup …

24 Microwave Recipes For Breakfast, Lunch, And Dinner

Lazy chefs, represent.

10 Super-Helpful Charts Every Baker Needs to Pin

Never mess up another lattice pie crust ever again.<p>When it comes to baking, it pays to be precise. So the next time you fire up your oven, make sure to have these incredibly helpful charts on hand.

Baking

6 Unexpected Foods You Can Freeze

You can freeze AVOCADO?! What is this madness?<p>And all along I thought the only things worth freezing were little cubes of water, bottles of cheap tequila, and pre-shelled edamame.<p>As it turns out, the freezer is your door to Narnia, although space is tighter and there are no religious undertones. …

9 Charts That Will Stop You From Botching a Recipe Ever Again

Empanadas

From classic flaky beef empanadas to open-faced crab empanadas, here are our favorite empanada recipes.

4 Powerful Ways to Ripen Avocados Quickly (+Extra Tips)

If you want to ripen avocados but don't want to wait days then try these quick and easy methods that'll have you eating your avocado within the day.

This Healthy Veggie Snack Tastes Just Like French Fries

We know it’s hard to share our junk food-loving hearts with veggies (just drop us off at any one of these food trucks, please!), but we’ve found a healthy veggie snack that actually taste like junk food. We’re talking big wedges of zucchini dusted with parmesan, then baked until golden. Dip them in …

Food

Vietnamese pickled vegetables for banh mi

These add an awesome crunch to the Vietnamese sandwich. You can also serve them with steamed rice, grilled meat, or in a salad.<p>MAKES<p>One 300ml jar<p>INGREDIENTS<p>250g carrots, peeled and cut into fine matchsticks<br>• 250g daikon radish, peeled and cut into fine matchsticks<br>• 3 tsp sea salt<br>• 125ml rice wine …

Food Preservation

#Recipe : Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

Recipes<p>Famous French onion soup (light version) cooked in slow cooker.Serve with toasted bread and grated Parmesan cheese.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>8-10 large …

Wenchang (Hainanese) Chicken and Rice

The night before, rinse the chicken under cold running water and thoroughly pat dry with paper towels. Rub the salt all over the outside and inside …

The Food Lab: For the Best Sichuan Dry-Fried Green Beans, Ditch the Wok and Turn on the Broiler

<i>Gan bian si ji dou</i>—Sichuan-style dry-fried green beans with chilies and pickles—are one of the best and most mistranslated vegetable dishes in the world. The real version should be bright and light, featuring beans with blistered skins and snappy interiors and tossed with chili-flavored oil, …

Food & Dining

Can We Have This Ground Chicken Larb for Dinner Every Night?

This 30-minute larb is crunchy, salty, spicy, and everything we want to eat tonight.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. *<p>I'm a fan of anything …

Recipes

Real-Life Design Lessons: How To Build a Home "Uniform"

When you're decorating, you might feel pressure to add variety to your space by layering in as many different ideas or influences as you can. But, …

21 Show-Stopping Wedding Cakes That Have Some Serious 'Wow' Factor

Give me some sugar! 🍰<p>When it comes to weddings, you <i>can</i> have your cake and eat it too.<p>Below, we’ve rounded up 21 exquisite wedding confections that look and taste like a slice of heaven. <i>(Check out even more beautiful desserts ― including the on-trend drip cake ― here.)</i>

23 Tips That'll Trick Others Into Thinking You're A Chef

You might even find yourself on the next episode of Chopped.

Your Coolest New Party Trick: The Instant Old Fashioned

Forget not having fun at parties you're hosting. Make this quick and easy syrup in advance and make guests instant Old Fashioneds all night.<p>Ready to be the coolest person at any party you attend from here on out? Come equipped with a recipe for Old Fashioned syrup you're about to commit to memory, …

Rye Whiskey

Food Art: How to Paint Flowers on a Cake

Give your summertime sweets an extra-special artistic touch—learn how to paint flowers on a cake!<p>Create a pretty edible paint palette with chocolate, alcohol, and powdered food coloring!<p>Make your own beautiful dessert that’s perfect for birthdays, DIY weddings, and dinner parties with this …

Pan-Fried Coconut Curry Quinoa Cakes

4 Servings<p>Yes, making this vibrantly flavored quinoa fritter is a process. But it will redeem every lackluster veggie burger you’ve suffered through.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>quinoa cakes<p>1⅓ cups quinoa<p>Kosher salt<p>1 stalk lemongrass, top and bottom trimmed, tough outer layers removed<p>4 tablespoons …

Recipes

Can It Baba? These Charred Veg Dips Go Way Beyond Eggplant

There's a method to making baba ghanoush. And it applies to way more than eggplant.<p>There's a method to making baba ghanoush. And it applies to way more than eggplant. Will any vegetable baba? As long as it's hearty, with tough skin that can handle high heat. Carrot baba, celery-root baba, shallot …