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How to Make a Mind-Blowing Gin and Tonic—Without Gin

The newest zero-proof cocktail at The Cecil in New York City is a smart, super-refreshing take on the classic gin and tonic made with ditax, a tart, …

Back-to-School Tips for Making Bag Lunches More Fun

From star-shaped sandwiches to DIY ice packs, here are 4 brilliant ideas for making school lunches a little more exciting.<p>Just in time for …

4 Creative (and Easy!) Back-to-School Breakfasts You'll Want to Eat All Year Long

You're so busy packing back-to-school lunches, you almost forgot about breakfast! Never fear, these four recipes are fast, nutritious, and kid-friendly.<p>This time of year, we spend a lot of time planning and packing back-to-school lunches, but a solid breakfast is just as important. Too often, …

Breakfast

The American workplace bolsters the confidence of men, and destroys the ambition of women

American women enter the corporate workforce with higher aspirations to reach the top than their male counterparts, and with the confidence that they can get there. But according to research by the management consulting firm Bain & Co., women’s ambition reaches a cliff edge, and then falls off it, …

C-suite Leadership

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A Breakfast (or Lunch) You Can Make on Sunday and Enjoy All Week

<i>We're republishing one of our favorite posts of 2015—because back-to-school, back-to-reality season is upon us and we need all the help we can get.</i><p>Every other morning of 2014 started the same way, with a cup of nonfat, organic Greek yogurt. It was tart, fat-free—and relatively flavor-free. I'd make …

You Haven't Seen Pizza Like This Before

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian local</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: With two crusts and an onion filling, this focaccia-like "pizza" will broaden your understanding of Italy's most famous dish.</i><p>In Salento—the …

10 Soups to Drown Your End-of-Summer Sorrows In

We're always sad to see summer go—but it's not gone <i>yet</i>. We're in that lovely late summer stretch when the days are still long but the evenings are getting cooler. And the best part about cool August evenings? Soup! <b>Here are 10 that both celebrate summer and make us excited about fall:</b><p>Tarragon Lemon …

5 Tips for Turning Dinner into Lunch

<i>As a defiant response to sad desk lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty.</i><p><i>Today: Go ahead an hit the snooze button—here's how to make and pack lunch the night before.</i><p>Making lunch in the morning always sounds doable—until it's the morning. Somewhere …

Tiki: The Gateway to Rum

<i>There are those things we eat, make, read, and gush over that are just too good to keep to ourselves. Here, we resist the urge to use too many exclamation points and let you in on our latest crushes.</i><p><i>Today: Tiki's not tacky—it's the class of cocktails that made me fall in love with rum.</i><p>Tiki culture …

Before There Was Pizza, There Was 4-Ingredient Flatbread

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian local</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: With just four ingredients and a few minutes, you can have warm, pliable flatbreads that are perfect for filling with cheese and prosciutto.</i><p>The …

The Genius 8-Minute Summer Side Dish

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The answer to bland green beans (and the question of side dishes)—all in 8 minutes.</i><p>In the interest of smoother weeknight meal-planning (and/or winging) and more carefree entertaining, …

8 Easy Recipes (and a Playlist) for the Beach

<i>We partnered with Food Should Taste Good to share our favorite recipes to pair with your weekend adventures (and a playlist to take along too). Today, it's dips to snack on in between dips in the ocean.</i><p>You're headed to the beach—lucky you! We're jealous, to say the least, of the waves and sunshine …

10 Steps to Becoming a Burger Expert

<i>Our definitive guide to burgers—for now, and to carry you well through tailgating season.</i><p>Burgers are easy: Just buy a patty at the store, grill it, and serve. But great burgers—those juicy, you-still-remember-them-from-the-summer-of-'09 burgers—require some more expertise. Enter Jamie Schweid of …

Thai Burgers Just Became a Thing

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Thai larb salad meets burgers; we bring the beers.</i><p>What would you say if we told you to make a traditional Thai salad for dinner tonight? We're imagining you'd answer with something along the …

The History of the First Cocktail (& How to Make it a Little Less Old-Fashioned)

<i>Emily walks us through the history of the beloved Old Fashioned—and gives us tips for how to make a new age version.</i><p>The history of booze is, perhaps unsurprisingly, frequently hazy, confused, and debated. While the origins of certain iconic drinks can be attributed to a specific clever bartender at …

42 easily confused English terms that make global travelers look ridiculous

Geography is hard. Even for those of us who grew up eating every meal over a Rand McNally world map placemat, there are a lot of terms to remember. And confuse. Often, it seems people may not be aware they are using a specific term incorrectly—hence the overwhelmingly positive reception to Terry …

Language

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一个令人兴奋的Photoshop教程集合

Photoshop还是平面设计和网页设计人员中使用最为平凡的软件。每天都有大量的新的创意画面和界面被一一展现出来。对于图片的前后对比和界面的交互感受我们的惊讶之情重来没有停顿过。创意是一个没有句点的空间。人们对于好的东西的审美重来都是公平的!我们每天都在自然的去挑选优秀的设计。如何让你的设计成为一款 …

How to Plate (and Instagram) Like a Pro

The look of a dish matters more than ever in the age of Instagram. We’ll teach you how to smash and swoosh with the best of them.<p>The look of a dish matters more than ever in the age of Instagram. We asked four chefs to teach us how to smash and swoosh with the best of them.<p>The Yin & Yang<p><b>The Pro:</b></b> …

Ceramics

28 Recipes to Make Before Summer Is Over

We're not really sure how it happened (wasn't it just Memorial day?), but summer is almost over. Buy the best fruits and vegetables that you can and start making the most of it—STAT.<p><b>We're not really sure how it happened (wasn't it just Memorial day?)</b>, but summer is almost over. The bright side? Now …

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 …

How to Rim a Cocktail Glass, Because It's an Important Skill You Should Have

A properly-rimmed cocktail glass is more than just pretty—it's part of the flavor experience. Learn how to do it like the pros.<p>The easiest way to take your homemade drinks from decent to worthy of your favorite upscale cocktail bar is to <b>master the art of the rim</b>. Anyone who's had a minty …

Coffee Grinders

A Recipe for Italian Pork Sandwich Heaven

Reading Tony Mantuano's menu at Spiaggia, in Chicago, you're likely to come across dishes like octopus potato huckleberry Sambuca or bucatini …

5 Tomato Recipes with 5 Ingredients or Less

Let tomatoes be the star this month. Here are five simple recipes to make with peak-season tomatoes.<p>When tomatoes are at their peak, they should be …

6 Ingredients, 5 Gin Drinks

<i>Five ingredients that play well with gin (and we're not talking about tonic).</i><p>It's hard to see perfect couples break up—sniff sniff Kermit and Miss Piggy—so we understand that it will be hard to separate your gin from your tonic. (The pair has been showing up at parties for as long as we can …