Susie Alcorn

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Cranberry Cream Cheese Crescent Bundles

These party-ready cream cheese and cranberry crescent roll bundles are an excellent way to celebrate any occasion. Unlike fresh cranberries, dried …

UPDATE! Prague Zoo's Amur Leopard Kittens are Hard at Play

Prague Zoo's three Amur Leopard kittens are growing like weeds! They are busy climbing, playing, and learning by imitating their mom, three-year-old …

Articles about 8 light filled rooms we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>DWELL Your Rooms We Love OFFICIAL COMPETITION...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan …

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Grains Of Sand Magnified x300 Reveal Dazzling Images

A grain of sand is so small and finite that our eyes are unable to render any significant detail.<p>It often just looks like a shiny or dark grain of …

33 Gooey, Cheesy Super Bowl Party Recipes

From monkey bread to queso, here are 33 addictively cheesy things to serve this Sunday.<p>On no other day do we so recklessly consume thousands of calories in food and beer as we do on Super Bowl Sunday. And while there are plenty of delicious veggie options, not to mention wings a-plenty, let's be …

Cooking

11 Game-Changing Chips and Dips

Game day is fast approaching. Yes, we're talking about football. But, we're <i></i>also <i>not talking about football</i>. This is about the other playing field; this is about your kitchen. Most of us will watch to see who reigns victorious on that fateful Sunday (whether in sport, advertising, or cuteness), but …

Garlicky Oven-Roasted Green Bean Salad With Hazelnuts and Blue Cheese

Roasted green beans transition easily to this room temperature salad, maintaining their crunch beneath a balsamic vinaigrette. Finished with blue cheese and hazelnuts, it's a simple dish with showy results and makes an excellent counterpart to roasted meats.<p>You can make the beans in advance, just …

A Sandwich a Day: Smoked Beet Reuben at The Rieger Hotel Grill & Exchange, Kansas City

Meet the <b>Smoked Beet Reuben</b> ($10) out of <b>The Rieger Hotel Grill & Exchange</b>: the soul of a Jewish delicatessen, reincarnated in Kansas City. <i>And</i> it's vegetarian!<p>The ingredients sit between two lightly toasted, buttered slices of locally baked Farm to Market marble rye. The bread is just stiff enough to …

How to Make Snack Mix Without a Recipe, Sweet or Savory

<i>At Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: With just 4 steps and a trip to the spice cabinet, you can elevate all of the snacks already in your pantry into</i> …

Food

24 Foods You Hated As A Kid But Love Now

Oh, young you! If only you knew.

Red Lentil and Spinach Soup

This is a perfect winter soup: warmly spiced, nicely herbed, and thickened by pureed red lentils so that it's hearty and filling without getting heavy. Extra bonus: no need for a broth base. I add carrots and sweet potatoes to the basic soup puree because -- let's admit it -- cooked red lentils …

Food Preservation

7 Ingredients for the Best Guacamole Ever!

Since it's almost Super Bowl Sunday, what good would this blog be without a recipe for guacamole? And not to brag, but the Accidental Locavore makes the best guacamole! Here's the key: lots of cilantro. Even if you're not a big cilantro fan, just close your eyes and go for it, you'll be glad you …

Avocado

Another Cat Cafe Is Heading to the Bay Area

Looks like the San Francisco Bay area is experiencing something of a <b>cat cafe boom</b>. Last week <b>KitTea</b> revealed plans for a San Francisco teahouse/cat playhouse and now the <i>East Bay Express</i> reports another cat cafe is heading to Oakland. Like many other new restaurant ventures, <b>Cat Town Cafe</b> has turned …

Recipe: Garlicky Roasted Broccoli

Heat the oven to 450°F. Cut the broccoli into bite-sized florets, and slice the stems into diagonal bite-sized pieces. (Peel the broccoli stems if …

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Chipotle Is Saying No To GMOs. Here's Why.

The values behind our Food With Integrity philosophy influence virtually every decision made at Chipotle.<p>We have lots to say about what Food With Integrity stands for, but it is, simply put, a vision for continuous improvement of the ingredients that we source for the foods that we prepare and …

Agriculture

How to Make Cheeto-Crusted Jalapeño Poppers

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: You don't even have to know the rules of the game to enjoy the year's biggest day in football -- at least not when Molly Yeh's game-changing,</i> …

479° Has Nailed the Sweet Popcorn Game

Over the past few weeks I've been on a mission. See it occurred to me recently that kettle corn is the great underrated sweet snack, the perfect game day treat for those who are sweets-inclined. Brownies and cookies are great at most occasions, but they don't allow for extended, hours long grazing …

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What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

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15 Truly Breathtaking Pools From Around The World

Forget the world's most crowded swimming pool. If you're planning a vacation in the future, why not treat yourself to a dash of luxury and check into …

A New Porsche For The Wish List, and It Ain’t a 911 - The Kiinote

The funky-looking Panamera hatchback, dubbed the “four-door 911,” was created to help the storied sports-car maker broaden its lineup and, more important, give Carrera owners a roomier bauble that wasn’t a BMW or Benz, should kids, grandkids, pets, golf clubs, or Costco binges demand more space …

Automotive Design

2014 Porsche Panamera 4S First Test

It Coulda Had A V-8, But V-6 Is Just Dandy<p>Portland to San Francisco. “Easy-peasy,” I mumble behind the wheel of a 2014 Porsche Panamera 4S. It’s just me and my Rhodium Silver ($790 extra) steed sitting in the middle of the Allison Inn and Spa’s front lot. My rear end is loving the 14-way power …

San Francisco

10 Best Men's Watches Under $500

At a time when high-tech smartwatches and fitness gadgets are becoming all the rage for your wrists, we will always have a soft spot for the classics …

'Tis the Season to Flip! Create Your Own Catalogs on Flipboard

‘Tis the Season to Flip! Create Your Own Catalogs on Flipboard<p>Inside Flipboard / November 11, 2013<p>Time to think about gifts, wishlists and holiday …

Water Tower

The artist Tom Fruin has built this water tower made of colored plexiglas in Brooklyn. The strange structure is a tribute to New York and the “water …