Rodney Allain

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Interview: Textured Oil Paintings Express Complex Human Emotions and Ideas

Polish artist Justyna Kopania captures the fleeting nature of time in her expressive oil paintings. Inspired by moments that have “stuck” in her memory, the artist crafts emotive scenes using bold brushstrokes and eye-catching color palettes.<p>Kopania's beautiful body of work features a wide range of …

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Mama Dip's Carrot Cake Is a Cake For All Seasons

Carrot cakes are often baked only for Easter dinners and springtime celebrations, but Mama Dip’s Carrot Cake, a top-rated reader favorite, has …

Apple Hand Pies Recipe

"These hand pies, also known as turnovers, look too perfect to be homemade. Any of your favorite pie fillings, both sweet and savory, will work. I …

How to Make Apple Pie Video

In this video, you’ll learn how to make an apple pie, the classic All-American dessert. You’ll get tips on picking the perfect apple and see how the …

The Reason Egg Yolks Are Different Colors

Take a chance on those free-range, farm-raised chicken eggs at the grocery store and you’ll notice the color of the yolks are often much closer to …

Buttercrust Pastry Dough Recipe

"I used a food processor for this tender, flaky pastry dough as it makes it so much easier to achieve the gorgeous 'breadcrumb' texture as you add …

How To Make Buttery Corn on the Cob in the Instant Pot — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

The electric pressure cooker is my new favorite tool for quick summer dinners. It can cook tender ribs in less than an hour, make shredded beef for …

Is Stevia Safer or Healthier Than Artificial Sweeteners?

Stevia is a plant-based sweetener—but is it bad for you? Our nutritionist has the verdict on this controversial ingredient.<p>The rainbow of sugar …

Make Room for Balsamic Grilled Mushrooms Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Through a Glass Darkly

I came to the Met to see Thérèse—Thérèse Blanchard, Balthus’s model and muse. The museum owns two of the eleven paintings Balthus made of the girl …

The best waterproof cameras

When the going gets tough sometimes an ordinary camera just won't cut it, that's when a waterproof camera with a tough and rugged case is called for.<p>Rugged cameras are best suited to adventure and action photography, whether that's hiking through a rain forest or taking snaps while diving.<p>These …

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Read This and You'll Never Mince Garlic Any Other Way

Some will tell you to mince garlic cloves with a fork. Some will tell you to buy a snazzy garlic press. Some will tell you to buy it already minced, …

12 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Perfect for Summer Cookouts

The slow cooker is our secret to success for summer cookouts. Yes, this famed facilitator of one-pot cooking lets you get the work done in advance …

Father's Day 2018: Gifts For Your Adventurous Dad

It's that time of year again. Now that June is fully upon us, it is time to start thinking about what you'll be getting your dad for Father's Day, …

This is The Only Smart Device That Every Meat-Loving Chef Needs

Knowing the temperature of your steak, burger, chicken or any other piece of meat is vital to cooking it to perfection. Which is why a meat …

Know the smoke point of each cooking oil and never ruin dinner again

In a perfect world, the only consideration you would have to make when selecting what type of oil or fat to use to fry up your dinner would be what …

The best portable air conditioner

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13 Summertime Recipes You Can Make in an Instant Pot

Though you may associate your Instant Pot with wintry meals like meaty stews, you can also totally use it during the summer. The nice thing about the …

Sweet Russian Cabbage Soup Recipe

"This is a simple recipe for a wonderful rich cabbage soup."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds ground lean beef<p>1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes<p>1 (8 ounce) can …

Thomas Cole: Eden to Empire review, National Gallery: civilised paintings of swashbuckling scenes

Carnage has come to Carthage. In the port of an ancient maritime city, a tumultuous scene of mayhem and slaughter is reaching its climax.<p>Blood spatters stone walkways. Black smoke obscures colonnades. Soldiers brandishing torches and clubs pursue hapless citizens. One white-robed woman leaps into …

These Turkey Meatballs Are the Only Meal Prep I’ll Eat 3 Days in a Row

By Alyse Whitney<p>They taste like banh mi—banh meatballs, if you will—and I can't get enough.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>A few years ago, I tried every single meal kit box for a story I was working on. My fridge was full of …

This Cornbread Recipe For One Person Is The Cutest Comfort Food You’ll Ever Make

From chili to barbecue, some foods just aren't complete without a side of homemade cornbread. However, as someone who lives alone, it doesn't always …

Easy Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe

"This pizza dough produces a very nice pizza crust--flavorful, tender, with just the right amount of chewiness."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup whole wheat flour<p>3 …

I Spent 4 Days Making Everything In an Air Fryer—Here's What I Learned

When it comes to the “latest and greatest” kitchen gadgets, I’ll be the first to admit I have some baggage. A few years ago, my brother nearly ruined …

How To Make Slow Cooker Baked Beans — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Meet your new favorite summer party recipe: slow cooker baked beans. Long loved for their sweet, tangy flavor and tender, creamy texture, baked beans …

Olloclip Mobile Photography Box Set Review: Best iPhone X Lens Kit

The iPhone has traditionally had one of the better smartphone cameras, and Olloclip has traditionally had one of the better clip-on lens kits for …

How Long Does All-Purpose Flour Last?

Do you remember when you bought that bag of all-purpose flour in your kitchen cupboard? Probably not. Unlike other pantry staples such as spices and …

The 12 Best Substitutes for Self-Rising Flour

Self-rising wheat flour is a kitchen staple for both seasoned and amateur bakers.<p>However, it could be helpful to have alternative options …

Remove pet hair from your car with this simple bathroom item

I have two huskies. That means long dog hair woven in and out of the fibers in my vehicle's carpet after every car ride. Vacuuming just won't seem to pick up the hairs, and if it does, the hose gets clogged. Lint rollers are never quite strong enough to grab pet hair, either.<p>I've found a better …