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How to Soften Chilled Cookie Dough

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Anxious to bake with your rock hard cookie dough? Here's how to speed up the</i> …

Dessert

Jennifer Lawrence on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

'X Factor' Recap: British Invasion Hits Top 10

The contestants took on the songs from across the pond.<p>It’s British Invasion Week on <i>The</i> <i>X</i> <i>Factor</i>, and that could only mean one thing--plenty of plugs …

'Castle' Cast and Creator Reveal 8 Teases for Season 6

Creator Andrew Marlowe and stars from the ABC procedural talk to THR about rekindling old romances, Ryan's impending fatherhood and Beckett's …

Chocolate Banana Chip Cookies

Cookies

Oatmeal Lace Cookies

These Oatmeal Lace Cookies are one of my favorite cookies to bake when I want to snack on a cookie that is very light and not too filling. They get …

Caramel Apple Flan with Toasted Pepitas Recipe

Cooking apples in a rich buttery caramel and adding a scattering of toasted pepitas ensures this dessert really screams out "autumn" on the plate.<p>For even more apple flavor and sticky goodness, I recommend adding a little apple cider reduction to the plate: simply reduce cider in a saucepan over …

Chewy Brown Sugar Cookies Recipe

These warm and chewy brown sugar cookies really hit the spot, and in only 30 minutes.<p>Why It Works<p>melting the butter makes for denser, chewier cookies.<br>• Rolling the dough in brown sugar doubles down on brown sugar flavor while adding a crackly texture to the exterior.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients14 …

Soup Recipes | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

Making stock from scratch was never difficult. And it just became even easier thanks to this slick slow cooker approach.<p>Stop your scoffing. This may …

Food Preservation

French Silk Pie, Step-by-Step

I first posted this French Silk Pie recipe back in the dark ages of 2008, and it remains one of my all-time favorite desserts of all time. I realize …

Pork Chops with Ginger Pear Sauce Recipe

September is my favorite month here in Sacramento. The garden is still producing plenty of tomatoes and chiles. The sweltering heat of the summer has …

'The Fault in Our Stars': Why Shailene Woodley & Ansel Elgort Will Be Perfect

Getty<p>"The Fault in Our Stars" has begun production in Pittsburgh, and it's one of the fastest page-to-screen adaptations in recent movie history. Award-winning author John Green's runaway critical and commercial success (it topped dozens of Best of 2012 lists) was published in January 2012, and the …

The Ultimate Bacon Sandwich | Kevin Bacon & Jamie Oliver

The Real Story Behind the Beatles' Last Days

Sunday marked an anniversary most Beatles fans would rather forget: the day in 1970 when Paul McCartney announced to the world that the Beatles were …

Music

Miley Cyrus' "23" Is A Very Different Video From Taylor Swift's "22"

Boy, are they different!

Miley Cyrus

Emmy Winners 2013: Complete List

That’s a wrap for the 2013 Emmy Awards. Neil Patrick Harris proved to be a classy host, <i>Nurse Jackie’s</i> Merritt Weaver delivered what might just be the shortest speech in Emmy history, and <i>The Colbert Report</i> nabbed its first win for Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series.<p>Take a look at the …

'Modern Family' Emmys: ABC Show Wins For Outstanding Comedy Series (VIDEO)

"Modern Family" has nabbed the 2013 Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series. This is the ABC show's fourth Emmy in this category.<p>"Modern Family" was up against "30 Rock," "Louie," "Veep," "Girls" and "The Big Bang Theory."<p><i>"Modern Family" returns Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.</i><p>Stay tuned to …

The 8 Types Of People You Meet When It Rains

You know that expression, “There’s a change in the weather”? Okay, maybe it’s a Kinks song. Either way, whenever the weather changes, people change …

The Best Indie Rock Albums of the '90s

Homemade Croissants

<i>Every other Friday, we'll be sharing dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because weekends are the sweetest part of the week.</i><p><i>Today: Yossy shows us how to make perfectly flaky croissants at home.</i><p>There is nothing finer than a warm, buttery pastry on a cool fall morning. So I …

Baking

Daily Inspiration #1558

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

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Milan fashion week: Roberto Cavalli brings movie magic to the catwalk

Italian designer's Milan show entitled The Projection of a Dream is inspired by the golden age of cinema and the jazz age<p>Even the walk into a Roberto Cavalli show brings excess – never far from the surface in Milan fashion week – up another gear. Tans are deeper, heels are higher, there's someone …

I Am What I am

>> I've only ever watched ye olde fashion shows of the seventies and eighties on scratchy YouTube videos, where models sashay, twirl, laugh and the …

14 Favorite Fall Destinations

The world turns and seasons change—summer has passed and led us into gentler autumn with its changing leaves and more rigid schedule. The kids are back in school, and work is revving back up again, but there is no such thing as a bad time to go wandering.<p>Next month, National Geographic will release …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 – winning pictures

Australian photographer Mark Gee has beaten more than a thousand amateur and professional photographers from around the planet to win the title Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013. The competition is run by the Royal Observatory Greenwich and BBC Sky at Night Magazine. The winners, runners-up …

Google's Self-Driving Cars: A Quest for Acceptance

Robots can already outdrive humans. Now everyone needs to get out of their way.<p>Every morning, at about 8 a.m., Anthony Levandowski walks out of his house in Berkeley and folds his six-foot-six-inch frame into the driver's seat of his white Lexus. Levandowski is embarking on his daily commute to …

Designs for Great Architectural Landmarks that Were Never Built

If you're writing an alternate history, these would be the buildings you'd want to include. They're the discarded designs for famous landmarks. …