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Strawberry Ghosts the Perfect Halloween Treat Idea

<b>Prep Time:</b>30 minutes<p><b>Cook Time:</b>0 minutes<p><b>Servings:</b>20<p>BOO! These white chocolate covered strawberry ghosts are as spooky as it gets. Not to mention …

It Takes Two

Sometimes you can't wait to dive into a long difficult recipe with 20 ingredients and unusual techniques you've never heard of. Other times, you want …

Recipe of the week: Vietnamese chicken wings in caramel sauce

Get a taste of the street stalls of Vietnam at home with this delicious recipe from chef Bobby Chinn<p>What sets Vietnamese food apart? It’s the …

Triple Chocolate Boston Cream Pie

This triple chocolate Boston cream pie starts with a fudgy chocolate cake that tastes even better the next day. It's filled with a luscious chocolate …

Breakfast Pizza, Lollipop Chicken and Oysters Inspired by Andy Warhol

Here, some highlights of what F&W editors have been cooking and eating over the past week.<p><i>If F&W editors are great at one thing, it's eating. They're</i> …

The Key to Baking Great Homemade Sandwich Bread Is Perfectly Kneaded Dough

Good sandwich bread is dense enough to keep from falling apart when you slice it, but not so dense that it becomes dry and crumbly. Here’s a trick to …

Blue Milk and Space Frogs: The Secret Stories of Star Wars Foods

As richly detailed as the world of Star Wars is, food takes a back seat to all the lightsaber duels. But, the infectious excitement over the newest trailer for The Force Awakens has gotten the better of us: Here are some of our favorite backstories of the food and drink of the Star Wars universe.<p>Do …

How to Never Overcook Salmon (or Other Fishes) Again

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i> <i><br>Today: The most foolproof way to cook any fish—and a petition for a new cooking term.</i><p>The most unfair implication of slow-roasting is the <i>slowness</i> part. Sure, there are plenty of …

How to Eat a Bowl of Ramen in 13 Minutes

In Japan, eating ramen is not a leisurely activity.<p>In Japan, eating ramen is not a leisurely activity: It takes the average diner just 13 minutes to …

5 Reasons Smoothies Are the Best Breakfast For Weight Loss

Believe the hype: smoothies are one of your best breakfast bets if you want to lose weight. Here's why.<p><b>They're filling:</b> You can throw just about anything in your blender, even foods you'd never think to eat for breakfast, and as long as they're mixed in with some fruits or protein powder you won't …

Make an Enormous Salami and Provolone Hot Pocket in 20 Minutes

Everyone knows there is a direct correlation between food and popularity in college.<p>This stuffed bread is a game day staple created by my mother while she was in college in Albany, New York. Her dorm room was the go-to on game day because of this wonderful bread creation. To this day, 25 years …

4 Major Benefits To Sleeping Naked

Moral of this story? Burn your onesies.<p>Only about 8 percent of Americans doze off in their birthday suits, but many more should consider going to bed in the buff. In addition to not having to launder any jammies or crank up the A/C, there are some major, healthy benefits to snoozing au</b> …

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10 Retro Cars Suddenly Skyrocketing in Value

These gorgeous cars of the 70s, 80s, and 90s are suddenly retro cool, and exceedingly expensive.<p>The cars on this list are automotive icons. But while they've always inspired love in hardcore fans, many of these legendary machines have been ignored by industry experts, car collectors, and auction …

Complete Showstoppers: Butterscotch Dip Cupcakes

<i>Butterscotch dip cupcakes are adorable and delectable in one shot. Perfect for Halloween or Thanksgiving -- they're true show stoppers!</i><p>I have recently been dieting for the five-hundred-and-eighty-seven zillionth time. I know that experts are always saying that diets don’t work, only lifestyle …

Fall Home Decor: 9 Color Trends To Try

You might want to rethink this season's color palette.<p>For some reason – it's hard to say exactly how it came about – fall is largely associated with dark colors. Perhaps it's the early sunset or the leaves' shift from green to orange to brown, but pastels, and fun prints shouldn't be relegated to …

When these scientists battled it out to identify the world's cutest animals, we all won.

An intense competition dubbed the #CuteOff flooded Twitter feeds.<p>Hundreds of people — scientists and laypeople alike — posted photographs of …

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Polar Obsession Photos

See images of Arctic and Antarctic landscapes and wildlife, like polar bears, penguins, leopard seals, and more, and buy prints, from National Geographic.

Holiday guide to Alsace, France, including Strasbourg

Photograph: Alamy<p>La Maison des Tanneurs.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/9/4/1441366613105/8da8c102-c396-4a70-b3f6-df92210ceafc-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>La Maison des …

6 Digital Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Hospitality

Rocky Mountain National Park

Travel<p><b>Location: Colorado<br>Established: January 26, 1915<br>Size: 265,873 acres</b><p>Nowhere else in the United States can a visitor see so much alpine country with such ease. A mere two-hour drive from Denver, Trail Ridge Road takes visitors into the heart of Rocky Mountain National Park, traversing a ridge …

Attention Millennials: Who Wants To Go To Australia?

16 US habits I lost when I moved to Bulgaria

1. Ordering in<p>If you try to order food in Bulgaria and still live with your parents, you are in for an hour long tirade by mom and dad on how you …

6 So-Simple, No-Bake Cheesecakes

You don't need an oven to whip up these crowd-pleasers.<p>A three-ingredient base — heavy cream, cream cheese, and sugar — pairs wonderfully with a myriad of mix-ins.

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6 Things You’ll Have to Give Up if You Want to Lose Weight FOR GOOD

Remember: It’s a marathon, not a sprint.<p>Juice fasting, low-carb, Paleo, the Master Cleanse—if you’re someone who struggles with her weight, you might always be looking for the hot new diet that will magically make it all easier. Sorry to break it to you, but staying slim and healthy is usually …

The Easy Weeknight Recipes Our Top 50 Chefs Actually Make at Home

We asked five chefs plucked from our 50 Best New Restaurants of the year to share the simple recipes they actually make at home.<p>We asked five chefs—all plucked from our 50 Best New Restaurant nominees—to share the simple but stellar recipes they actually make at home. In the mix: the easiest energy …

15 Tricks to Sleep Better

Need sleep? Learn how you can get more sleep with these 15 restful sleep tricks