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A London hotel makes cakes that are disguised as everyday objects — and they’re incredibly realistic

Mark Perkins, the executive pastry chef at Rosewood, London showed us how he creates some of his incredible realistic cakes. Mark creates custom cakes for many of the hotel's guests.<p>His pool ball cake consists of a salted caramel mousse and chocolate sponge. These layers are filled with caramel and …

Dessert

10 Barbecue Sauce Recipes that are Beyond Basic

A good barbecue sauce recipe is gold. And finding <i>just</i> the right barbecue sauce to keep on hand is essential for good summer grilling. Most people …

Recipes

JaVale McGee explained why his relationship with his mom makes it mean more to join the Lakers

JaVale McGee grew up around purple and gold, just not the specific forum blue and gold version the Los Angeles Lakers wear. As a child watching his …

Basketball

A CHILDS INTRODUCTION TO AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY by Jabari Asim Read by Dion Graham | Audiobook Review

Asim's fact-filled account begins with a question in Dion Graham's smooth tones: What is African-American history? Listeners are then presented with …

africanamericanhistory

13 Repair Life Hacks From Our Grandfathers That Are Still Relevant Today

Before the days of the Internet, we turned to our inventive grandfathers for fix-it life hacks since they could easily and quickly solve just about …

DIY

Oops! Federal officials divulge secret info about Native American artifacts

<b>A cliff dwelling preserved for millennia by the dry high-desert climate was included in a March 20 lease sale for oil and gas companies in southeast Utah. Officials from the federal Bureau of Land Management published confidential information online about locations and descriptions of almost 900</b> …

Forests

This Is the Most Popular Whole30 Recipe on Pinterest

The whole idea behind the Whole30 program is that a person can reset their eating habits by eliminating potential "trigger foods" for 30 days, then …

Cooking

14 Salmon Recipes That Are Anything But Boring

When something is as healthy, reliable and easy to prepare as salmon is, it’s easy to fall into a rut with the same, basic recipes. But it’s such a …

Cooking

Flawless Milky Way Brownies

Milky way brownies are one of the best easy desserts that you can prepare. So rich, chocolatey and silky, these brownies are ideal for all chocolate …

Dessert

The Best Waffle Recipe

If you're a waffle fan, <i>please</i> give these a try. Everyone needs a solid waffle recipe in their back pocket, and I'm quite sure these are the end of …

Breakfast

A Simple Treatment for Stunning Scallops

Sea scallops, with their beautiful fan-shaped shells, are prized among the luxury seafoods, along with lobsters and crabs. As with many such things, the simplest preparations are usually the best: My go-to approach with scallops is to pan-sear or grill them, which concentrates their flavor and …

Seafood

Copycat Chipotle Chicken

We love a good copycat recipe and this one is spot on. The chipotle pepper and adobo sauce gives that authentic Chipotle taste we long …

Cooking

21 of the best barbecue rubs and marinades

If you want to take your barbecue to the next level, you’re going to need some top quality dry rubs and marinades. Read on for our favourite recipes …

BBQ

Two Cheap Ways To Renew Your Kitchen Cabinets

Cabinets are the largest cost on many kitchen remodeling jobs. But most old cabinets can be refreshed, even if they’re in terrible shape.<p>You can make …

Kitchens

Mastering Chinese-Style Ribs at Home

In any city, a promising sign that you’ve arrived in a serious Cantonese food zone is a siu laap: a storefront dedicated to roasted and cured meat. For meat lovers, it’s a beautiful sight: racks of mahogany-skinned birds, sugar-shiny slabs of pork ribs, and all that thrillingly saturated, sticky …

BBQ

21 Grilled Seafood Recipes You’ll Make Forever

These terrific recipes include grilled shrimp with miso butter and an easy grilled paella.

Seafood

Little Known Black History Fact: Black History of Oregon

The state of Oregon and the entire Pacific Northwest has a dicey connection with the practice of slavery. On this day, two significant things took …

u.s.history

8 Genius Life Hacks to Clean Those Pots and Pans That You Thought Were Ruined

It is quite frustrating and hectic to clean up burnt pots and pans! Though it may not happen daily, but at times you accidentally burn rice or sugar …

Cleaning

What Is MS-13 and Why Is It So Scary?

La Mara Salvatrucha, known colloquially and infamously as MS-13, is a vicious, barbaric street gang. Now in as many as 40 states across the U.S., …

Immigration

5 beer-menu rules I wish all bars would follow

Between my job and my social life, I spend a good chunk of time drinking beer in bars. (I was once part of the team that compiled an annual list of …

Beer

30 Cheap Kitchen Cabinet Add-Ons You Can DIY

These inexpensive, easy-to-build cabinet projects will help you take advantage of every nook and cranny of your kitchen storage space.<p>Vertical …

Woodworking

Butter Cake Just Got *Way* Better, Thanks to This Smarty-Pants Trick

My style of summer baking is simpler than at other times of the year. Unlike the holidays (when I break out rich and decadent dessert recipes) or autumn (when I crave time in the kitchen, turning to complicated yeasted breads), now is when I want easy but satisfying recipes. I want to be baking in …

desserts

Gumbo Ya Ya

In a heavy-based soup pot, heat 3 Tbs. of the oil over high heat until almost smoking. While the oil is heating, season the chicken generously with …

Recipes

Federal Government Reopens Investigation Into Emmett Till's 1955 Death

According to the Associated Press, the Justice Department told Congress back in March it reopened the case after getting "new information."<p>The …

U.S. Department of Justice

Here Are Three Of The Best Horror Movies On Netflix, And One You Should Definitely Skip

Review of three films worth your time, and one that should be avoided at all costs.<p>Some of the best horror movies can be found on Netflix, but …

Horror

The Story of Human Origins in Africa Is Changing in a Way We Never Expected

This new idea makes a lot of sense.<p>The t-shirt representation of human evolution as a sequence of hunched primates standing tall is a popular …

Humanity

Is the Secret to the Perfect Cheeseburger From France?

Try this delicious cheeseburger recipe from Susan Herrmann Loomis’ new book, ‘French Grill.’<p>In the perennial summer grilling debate of hot dogs vs. …

Recipes

These 15 Recipes Turn Chicken Breast into Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

It's pretty much a given that you'll find chicken breast in regular rotation in my meal plans and at least one or two packs stashed in my freezer at …

Cooking

‘Bro, I just caught a body’: Xanax-bingeing teens allegedly killed a friend. Russian roulette or murder?

The empty house was tucked on a cul-de-sac in Henderson, Nev., a sprawling suburb 20 minutes by car from the all-hours neon hum of the Las Vegas Strip. Five bedrooms topped by a terra-cotta roof, palm trees waving in the small gravel yard, the Cool Lilac Avenue address looked as neat and tidy as …

Crime

How to Make an Amazing Creamy Taco Sauce in About 45 Seconds

By Alex Delany<p>It slays on just about any taco you can think of, but tastes incredible on everything from grilled veggies to steak too. This sauce is life.<p>When I'm at a restaurant, eating tamales or enchiladas or tacos, you can bet that I'll ask for crema. That creamy, tangy, dairy-based sauce is …

Cooking