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Ultimate Macaroni and Cheese

Ingredients<p>3 cups elbow macaroni (about 450 g)<br>• 3 tablespoons butter<br>• 3 cloves garlic minced<br>• 1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme<br>• 1/3 cup all-purpose flour<br>• 4 cups …

7 Dishes You Have to Eat in Iceland

Everyone knows about Iceland's dramatic natural beauty—from the cascading waterfalls thundering down the jagged mountain cliffs to the vibrant, colorful dancing auroras illuminating the Arctic sky, to the icy fragmented glaciers flanked by black sand beaches and rugged lava rocks. But most people …

The Best Restaurants in Barcelona Where You Can Eat and Drink on a Budget

Falling in love with Barcelona is easy; it's deciding where to eat that's hard. So we ask Marwa Preston, the Barcelona-based founder of Wanderbeak, …

Barcelona

13 Bountiful Vegan Salads to Devour for This Summer’s Meatless Monday

These days, salads aren’t the boring ol’ sides they used to be. Between earthy beet salads, warming winter options, and even lettuce-free versions, many are sneaking into the “main dish” category. What makes these salads so appealing is the variety of ingredients, of course. Luckily, with a wide …

Healthy Eating

Good Mornings! 13 Delicious Summer Breakfast Ideas

Tired of the same-ole same-ole for your morning meal? Shake things up with these easy, yummy a.m. starters and deliciously healthy recipes.<p>Nothing …

Breakfast

37 Resources for Selecting & Storing Your Groceries

<i>Storing fresh ingredients properly and in the right place extends their lifespan—and helps reduce waste. More often than not, our partner-in-crime is the fridge, and we partnered with KitchenAid to share all our resources for food storage.</i><p>It's a little cringe-worthy to think about, but try to …

Update your home in a weekend

From DIY desks to hidden wardrobes, these easy updates will transform your pad. Plus, five jobs for the bank holiday<p><b>Get to work</b><p>If you don’t have room for an office, but need somewhere to put a slim desk, scour your home for “dead” space like this, by a bedroom window. Attach a piece of white …

artisanal

50 Dashing Dining Rooms - Dwell

Whether you prefer to dine indoors or outdoors, at a table for two, or with a growing family, these homes offer loads of inspiration for breaking bread. We selected an eclectic collection of spaces with materials of all kinds including tile, cement, wallpaper, rich wood, and paint treatments …

Interior Design

A Guide to Manhattan’s Best Plant-Based Restaurants

<i>Plant-based,</i> a culinary buzzword that’s slowly ushering out <i>vegan,</i> doesn’t necessarily come with a textbook definition. Yet, in the past few years, Manhattan has experienced a swell of establishments that pledge their allegiance to fruits and vegetables, so much so that the catchphrase has become an …

31 January Recipes for a Healthy Start to the New Year

January: The notorious month of New Year’s resolution is officially here! Though you can obviously plan healthy meals for every month of the year, we’re betting that eating healthy in January tops your list of priorities. If you’re trying to eat clean this month, it can be hard to know where to …

Healthy Eating

15+ Edible Wreaths That'll Put a Smile on Their Faces

If you're not in the holiday spirit quite yet, allow these festive wreath recipes to assist you. Because what's even better than an actual wreath is an edible wreath made of cake, cheese bread, or cinnamon rolls. These pull-apart bread recipes and wreath-shaped desserts not only look festive, but …

Our Classic Thanksgiving Menu

Picking the perfect Thanksgiving menu can be a hassle, but our annual Thanksgiving cookbook is ready to save the day. This collection of classic …

Balsamic Vinegar

29 Unconventional Thanksgiving Sides That Should Be the New Normal

Everyone knows that Thanksgiving dinner is really all about the side dishes (am I right?), but the same old menu year after year can get pretty …

Healthy Eating

11 Savory Pies You Can Make in an Hour or Less

Raise your hand if you love pie. Us, too. So why shouldn’t you eat it for dinner? Here, 11 savory pies, tarts and galettes that come together in …

Pie

One Artichoke Dip to Rule Them All

It's a casserole dish of hot mayo and it's a showstopper.<p><i>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. This is senior web editor Alex Beggs's hot mayo aka</i> …

20 best autumn recipes: part 2

Diana Henry’s chicken with leeks, apples and cider<p>This is my partner’s favourite dish (and the first thing I ever cooked for him) so it’s quite special to me. Perfect comfort food. Although it could just as easily come from Cornwall or Devon (because of the cider), it really takes me to …

Birds

Easy Ottolenghi: two pudding recipes for autumn

<b>Fig and thyme clafoutis</b><p>Make sure you use really ripe figs for this. You may be surprised by the size of each portion, but the sponge is so light and fluffy that it’s very easy to eat a lot of it. I like to serve this with vanilla ice-cream or cream. Serves four, generously.<p><b>110g caster sugar</b><b><br>2 tbsp</b> …

Baking

Easy Ottolenghi: eight main course recipes for autumn

<b>Butternut, goat’s cheese and rosemary tatin</b><p>Serve with a crisp green salad in a lemony dressing. Serves eight as a starter, four as a main course.<p><b>1 small butternut squash, peeled, ends trimmed</b><b><br>1 tbsp olive oil</b><b><br>1 tsp finely chopped rosemary leaves, plus 1 whole sprig</b> <b><br>2 garlic cloves, peeled and</b> …

Onions

Want clean air? NASA says these are the best house plants for filtering out chemicals

In today’s modern world it can feel really hard to have a safe space where the air is clean and healthy. Especially if you live in a city it is …

23 Paleo Bowls That Make Breakfast Great Again

Breakfast bowls are the ultimate convenience: They pack in a ton of nutrients at once, and they’re often easily portable. Best of all, they let you …

Breakfast

Living Spaces You'd Never Want to Leave

The unusual layout of René Roupinian’s Upper West Side home is what initially attracted her to the space, but the...<p>Now You...<p>Arbel’s projects—both products and architectural commissions—follow a chronological numbering system.<p>By the Saey fireplace, a wicker chair from Malawi echoes the lines of …

Living Rooms

Coconut Mochi Ice Cream Sandwiches

Pastry chef Jen Yee of Lafayette Grand Café & Bakery in Manhattan makes these fun and pretty sandwiches with a simple Japanese dough that combines …

Ice Cream

A Quick, Tasty Veggie Bowl That’s Incredibly Easy to Make

The microwave is calling. It’s 6:00, maybe 7:00 p.m., work finally finished, and the exhaustion is just setting in. There aren’t many who would be motivated to whip up a culinary masterpiece after a long day at the grind, let alone curate a gorgeous plate. Alas, cooking during the week, and on the …

12 Healthy Pesto Recipes You Need to Try

Think beyond same-old pine nuts: Our fresh takes on the oil-and-herb classic are quick to make and loaded with flavor.

Healthy Eating

How to Make Cold Brew Coffee at Home

Starbucks Cold Brew Coffee Pitcher Packs make it easy<p>Cold Brew coffee is one of this year’s hottest drinks. And now we’ve made it easier than ever to …

Chefs' Favorite Chinese Restaurants in the U.S.

For chefs like Momofuku's David Chang, “Chinese food is a comfort food. It’s what I want to eat after I've spent 48 hours traveling, or have worked a …

Food & Dining

23 incredible tiny homes from around the world

Real estate is constantly getting more expensive, and we're facing overpopulation and environmental damage. Tiny homes can help solve these issues, but many also prefer them to traditional housing because they're the perfect hybrid of comfort and convenience, since they are often mobile.<p>On roofs, …

Living Rooms

Learn To Make Korean Food With A Charming Graphic Cookbook

"We are a very 100-percent-or-nothing culture," says Robin Ha, the author of a new graphic cookbook <i>Cook Korean!</i> Cold noodles may be served with ice to keep them frosty. Hot soups are served from a still flaming burner. Fish are often air dried or fermented.<p>For diners with increasingly diverse …

Korean Food

#Recipe : Summer Bolognese

Recipes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 lb. thin spaghetti<br>Kosher salt<br>1⁄4 cup olive oil<br>1 lb. ground beef<br>2 tsp. chile flakes, or 3 red Thai chiles, minced<br>2 tbsp. minced …