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Mastered Croissants? Now Try Making A Croissant Loaf

Get ready. Seriously, take a moment. Because once you meet the croissant loaf—a light-as-air-on-the-inside, layered-and-crispy-on-the-outside <i>wonder</i> bread—you’ll never be the same. I’ll admit right out of the gate, this is a process on the longer side, a weekend project, for sure. That said, it’s …

Moroccan

<b>Author Notes:</b> Adapted From Diana Henry's <i>Simple</i>.<p>What struck me about this recipe from the start was the method: you don't have to brown the chicken first to render the fat and crisp up the skin — everything just gets added to the pot and baked uncovered for 40 minutes. The method yields beautifully …

22 Trader Joe's products we're totally obsessed with

People are passionate about Trader Joe's, and TODAY staffers are no exception. After we shared our top picks for our favorite healthy Trader Joe's items, our co-workers were full of their own suggestions for the best of the best of TJ's.<p>"Love!" "Obsessed!" "Addicted!" Those are a just a few of the …

Healthy Eating

Ex-Trump official’s 2017 wishes: Obama dies of mad cow disease, Michelle returns to ‘being a male'

The Buffalo developer and member of ths local school board made the statements to Artvoice when asked what he wished to see happen in 2017.<p>"Obama catches mad cow disease after being caught having relations with a Herford," he said. "He dies before his trial and is buried in a cow pasture next to …

Why you should not delete images on your memory card using your camera

As many of you know, I spent many years of my life as Director of Marketing at Lexar dealing with the ins and outs of the memory card business. And …

Computer Hardware

The Best Way to Make Every Kind of Chocolate Chip Cookie

If you’re going to treat yourself to homemade chocolate chip cookies, they’d better be damn good. But trying a new chocolate chip cookie recipe can …

Dessert

17 Sweet Copycat Recipes to Indulge Your Inner Child

My parents cooked often when I was growing up, but my sweets were more likely to come from the freezer section or the baked-goods aisle (what parent has the time to put a lovingly homemade dessert on the table night after night?). They may not have been what you'd call sophisticated or nuanced, but …

Technology Can't Get Rid Of Your Cheap Used Clothes

The astronomical amounts of clothing we donate and throw away is proving disastrous for the Earth. Technology and better shopping habits can’t fix it, but only slow it down.<p>Here's the average life of a sequined romper from Forever 21. It's on the shelf for roughly a week, gradually reducing in …

Sustainability

German Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies Recipe

<i>Calling all chocolate, coconut, and pecan lovers! These German Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies are the ultimate in deliciousness!</i><p>Craving some sweet …

Neuroscience Reveals The Easy Ritual That Will Make You Happy

You drastically underestimate the power of touch. Actually, I’m wrong…The research says we’re really big on touching — our phones, that is. People …

Can’t Program? Now There’s A WYSIWYG For Designing With Code

A new tool from Framer makes it easy to design with JavaScript–even if you don’t know a lick of code.<p>Gone are the days when designers did all their UI/UX concepts in Photoshop. Now, they’re being called on to code their mockups.<p>But how do you introduce designers to code if they’ve never programmed …

Prototypes

Google just made its $149 professional photo editing software free

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>What was once a $500 package of pro photo editing software is now completely free. The high-end Nik Collection of photo editing tools, which was priced down to $149 after being acquired by Google in 2012, is now available for download by everyone.<p>“As we continue to focus …

Photo Editing

Scientists have found a way to recycle sunlight, and it could cause a solar-power revolution

The world of solar cells could be on the cusp of a revolution, as researchers seek to boost efficiency by harnessing the power to recycle light.<p>A new study, published Thursday in the journal Science, considers the properties of hybrid lead halide perovskites, a group of materials already making …

27 Super Easy Ways To Eat More Fruits And Vegetables

With special appearances by guac, pizza, fries, and booze.

You may be storing your food all wrong — here's how to keep fruit, veggies, meat, and dairy fresh for longer

Many of us chuck spoiled food into the trash because it goes bad before we have a chance to eat it. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, American families throw away an average of $1,600 worth of wasted food every year.<p>But it doesn't have to be this way.<p>We've compiled some handy tips …

Science says that charisma can be learned — here are 9 proven strategies

"Charisma is simply the result of learned behaviors," says Olivia Fox Cabane, author of "The Charisma Myth."<p>Here's a rundown of the skills you can learn to become more charismatic:

27 Baking Infographics that All Bakers Need

We all know how difficult it is to get ourselves to the gym and to actually work on our physical wellbeing; how difficult it is to follow a diet plan …

Wellness

Recipes Keepin' It Simple with Five (or Fewer) Ingredients

Your relationships may be complicated, but your recipes don't have to be.<p>You've got the recipe open on your kitchen counter as you take a deep dive into your pantry for dried Turkish figs, whole mustard seeds, and do you even own a mortar and pestle? Life has gotten so complicated. Recipes have …

50 Chocolate Breakfast Recipes That Will Make Mornings SO Much Better

Who says you can’t have chocolate for breakfast? In fact, we feel like it’ll make Mondays a bit more bearable and make weekends even more enjoyable. …

Dessert

Slow Cooker Peach Crumble Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (9)<p>3/4 cups dark brown sugar<br>• 3/4 cups rolled oats<br>• 3/4 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground allspice<br>• 1/2 …

Panko Crusted Mashed Potato Cakes Recipe

"Kikkoman Panko Bread Crumbs make a crispy crust for these pan fried mashed potato cakes."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups chilled mashed potatoes<p>2 eggs, slightly …

Try Stuffing Chicken Parmesan Meatballs With Mozzarella And See What Happens

BOOM.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Serves: As many as you desire.<p>Instructions:<p>Combine one pound of ground chicken, 1/4 cup finely chopped white onion, 1/2 cup parmesan, 1/2 cup panko bread crumbs, 1/2 cup chopped parsley, 1 tsp black pepper, one tsp salt, 1/2 TBSP fennel seed, one clove of garlic …

From Tree to Table: 21 Christmas Morning Breakfast Recipes

It’s safe to say that December is a busy month. By Christmas morning, you’ve done a whole lot of work: You’ve wrapped the gifts. You’ve decorated the tree. You’ve fed Santa. You’ve even slipped on a festive and/or ugly sweater (if that’s your kind of thing), and while it may seem as though your …

22 Pictures That Prove There's No Place On Earth Like Planet Fitness

Netflix and chill or pizza and elliptical?

How to light up a tumour | Alex O’Brien

For decades, brain surgeons have struggled to identify cancerous tissue precisely. Could one of the world’s most deadly scorpions come to their aid?<p>In 2004, Dr Richard Ellenbogen prepared to operate on a 17-year-old girl. The operation, to remove a brain tumour, was particularly challenging because …

Cancer

Browned Butter Banana Bread | Mandy's Recipe Box

Wow…and it’s September already! My goodness…how did that happen? I’m back again, from Renee’s Kitchen Adventures, sharing another yummy recipe on …

Snack Attack! 15 Healthy Snacks Your Kids Will Love

Dried cranberries are a great source of antioxidants and vitamin C. Choose a whole-wheat cereal for added daily fiber. Your kids will love it for the sweet crunch!