Ruth Zietlow

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How to immediately refresh your brain to restore high-level thinking

Mental clarity can escape anyone.<p>Surely even Einstein and Shakespeare had their moments. It happens.<p>It’s your ability to recover that matters.<p>You can …

Creativity

The 7 Best Foods for Fighting Inflammation

<i>The following story is excerpted from TIME’s special edition,</i> 100 Most Healing Foods<i>, which is available in stores, at the Meredith Shop and at</i> …

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

BBQ

10 Essential Tips to Know Before You Start Holiday Baking

We're in the midst of the most wonderful time of the year: holiday baking season! Whether you're a budding baker taking your baking sheets on their …

Dessert

These 7 Holidays Cookies Don't Require the Oven

The holidays have the oven working in overtime to achieve all the foods that are fit for celebrating — the roasts, the pies, and of course, the …

Dessert

Slow-Cooker Classic Beef Stew

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Coat the beef in the flour. Heat a few tablespoons of the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Brown the meat, a few …

MIT membrane produces fuel from CO2 emissions

Researchers at MIT have developed a new membrane-based system that can convert carbon dioxide emissions into useful alternate fuels. The process has …

Anti-Anxiety Cooking

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. This is it. I added lobster mac and cheese to the menu last night, a double portion …

Comfort Food

These Healthy Fish Recipes Are Packed With Omega-3 Benefits

Raise your hand if you're tired of your go-to weeknight dinner. <i>Raises hand.</i> We get it—your failproof healthy post-work meals can start to get …

Shredded Green Apple Salad With Fish Sauce + Cilantro - The Washington Post

This is crunchy, bright and surprisingly complex in flavor.<p>Serve with grilled pork, fish or chicken, or atop a bowl of rice with a fried or poached egg. It makes a nice accompaniment to the Butternut Squash, Parmesan + Thyme Fritters, too (see related recipe).<p>Servings:<p>4<p>When you scale a recipe, keep …

Butternut

Angela Merkel, the Most Powerful Woman in a World of Unstable Men

<i>Update: As expected, Merkel’s Party took first place, with about thirty-three per cent of the vote. At the same time, Alternative for Germany, with thirteen per cent, will become the first extreme-right party to enter the Bundestag in the postwar era.</i><p>Angela Merkel didn’t make it to New York to hear …

Bernie Sanders

Nova Scotia Oatcakes Recipe

Nova Scotia-style oatcakes are popular throughout the province, but especially beloved in Cape Breton. They aren't necessarily presented as anything …

Crepe Cake with Whipped Cream

16 servings<p>Make sure to cook the first side only until it’s very light golden. Essentially, a dark crepe is a tough crepe, and you’re aiming for a super-delicate texture. Read more crepe cake tips here.<p>September 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Custard<p>4½ cups whole milk<p>2½ cups heavy cream<p>5 tablespoons unsalted …

Dessert

Roasted Butternut Squash, Apples, and Figs with Sage Brown Butter

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°.<p>Step 2<p>Prick holes along surface of butternut squash and microwave for 3-5 minutes; let cool. When cool …

Butternut

Beef Enchilada Casserole

This tasty Mexican-style casserole will surely become a family favorite. This is an excellent casserole to bake for a family meal. Or take it along …

I’m a TV weatherman. Here's what happened when I discussed climate change on air.

Broadcast meteorologists are starting to talk more about the issue during their forecasts.<p>My former colleagues in the broadcast meteorology field have certainly had a busy month. First Hurricane Harvey and the deluge of rain it brought to the Gulf devastated the Texas coastline. A week later …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Best Apple Recipes

From savory salads to delicious pies, apples can be a great addition to any dish. Be sure to choose your variety carefully: tart Granny Smiths and …

Ice Cream

Smoked Brisket Marinade

Cola actually makes a great marinade, particularly for beef, and especially for brisket. The acid in the cola tenderizes the meat and the sweet adds …

How to Make Pasta at Home (and What to Do with It)

One dough, three pastas. We show you the quick and easy technique for homemade pappardelle, fettuccine and farfalle, and three recipes to make with …

Bow Ties

There’s a new rival to the mostly male networking organizations that make deals happen in Silicon Valley

Prominent voices are about to blast “self-perpetuating men’s clubs” as sexist social institutions.<p>Some investors and CEOs are choosing to fight a powerful target in their quest to make Silicon Valley more friendly to women: The Young Presidents’ Organization.<p>As the tech industry grapples with a …

The Amazing Thing You Haven't Been Doing With Strawberries

Summer fruit has never tasted quite like this.<p>We wait all year for berries so good they can be eaten by the fistful. And when that season comes, believe us, we’re taking advantage, transforming our farmers’ market bounty into blackberry spritzers and piling them on yogurt granita. But berries' …

Breakfast

20 genius uses for salt: Clean your appliances, remove stains and more

The next time a pot boils over, sprinkle some salt on the mess. When you finally get to cleaning up the spot, it will wipe right up with no scrubbing required.<p>Published: / Caption: Alina Bradford / Photo: Alina Bradford/CNET<p>Clean pans<p>Salt can be used as an abrasive to get grime off of pans in a …

Bradford

Curry Chicken Salad Stuffed Avocados

A protein-packed meal everyone will love.<p>One of my easy go to lunches is a simple chicken salad recipe using a rotisserie chicken salad. It's always …

Food

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Easy Tandoori Chicken ~ Recipe

In a medium bowl, add all ingredients except chicken, and stir until combined.<p>Make deep slashes in chicken and pour marinade over top. Gently massage …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This Is the Most Popular Bacon Recipe on Pinterest

In case you were wondering, it's always a great time for bacon. Morning, noon, and night; birthdays and Valentine's Day; when you're alone and when …

Cooking