Alex Chan

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Classic Chocolate Mousse

6 Servings<p>Dark chocolate and espresso add the slightly bitter notes needed to balance this easy chocolate mousse. Remember, the higher the cacao percentage, the less sweet the chocolate.<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup chilled heavy cream, divided<p>4 large egg yolks<p>¼ cup espresso or strong coffee, …

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Strawberries and Cream Pancake Muffins - A Kitchen Addiction

• 2 C flour<br>• 2 tsp baking powder<br>• 1 tsp baking soda<br>• ¼ C sugar<br>• ½ tsp salt<br>• 1⅓ C non-fat buttermilk<br>• 2 tsp vanilla extract<br>• 2 eggs<br>• ¼ C butter, melted and cooled<br>• ⅓ C …

Drake Bell Files for Bankruptcy

Drake Bell has filed for bankruptcy.<p>The actor, who starred on Nickelodeon’s <i>Drake & Josh</i> and alongside Amanda Bynes in <i>The Amanda Show</i>, owes $1.597 …

How to Glaze a Cake with Glossy Chocolate

A glossy chocolate glaze is one of the simplest ways to dress up a cake. For a pourable consistency and photo-worthy results, follow these tips<p>A glossy chocolate glaze is one of the simplest ways to dress up a cake. For a pourable consistency and photo-worthy results, follow these tips.<p>Get the …

Love Week Wednesday Cocktail: Viking Glogg

The secret to this Viking libation? Mead.<p><i>Bon Appétit is counting down to Valentine’s with one sexy cocktail a day, courtesy of Play, the erotica-themed bar at NYC’s Museum of Sex.</i><p>Today being Wednesday and Wednesday being Hump Day, we’ve got an inhibition-dropping doozy for you: the <b>Viking Glogg</b>.<p>The …

How Bon Appétit Did Valentine's Day, 1977–1990

Vintage February editions of Bon Appetit have one thing in common: strawberries.<p>If you're looking to make the case that America's eating habits have changed dramatically over the last two decades, let us present as evidence the Valentine's Day–themed recipes that graced <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s February covers …

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The 12 Weirdest, Most Surprising Places to Find Recipes

From Thor to David Lynch to Thrasher magazine, the strangest places we've found real recipes<p>These days, it can sometimes seem like everyone and his brother and his brother's favorite rapper has a cookbook, so it doesn't surprise us when non-chefs come out spouting their cooking how-tos. You may not …

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Ancient Viking code deciphered for the first time

An ancient Norse code which has been puzzling experts for years has been cracked by a Norwegian runologist - to discover the Viking equivalent of playful text messages.<p>The mysterious jötunvillur code, which dates to 12th or 13th-century Scandinavia, has been unravelled by K Jonas Nordby from the …

33 Simple Diet and Fitness Tips

Ready to get strong and slim? Use these tips to lose weight and look great in no time.

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What It's Really Like To Go Gluten-Free

While we’re not ones for fad food trends (sorry, Cookie Diet), there’s one popular health-food craze that’s taken the R29 offices by storm: <b>going</b> …

More Antioxidants In Your Diet May Not Mean Better Health

Antioxidants in foods are good for you, so more should be better, right?<p>Evidently not.<p>In a new study, people who ate more antioxidants overall didn't lower their risk of stroke and dementia in old age. That flies in the face of earlier research that found that the antioxidants in fruits and …

Mediterranean Diet Could Improve Food Security And Lower Grocery Costs, Study Finds

Not only can eating a Mediterranean diet lower your risk of heart-related disease and even help you live longer, it could also improve food security among people who rely on food banks for groceries, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers from The Miriam Hospital and the Rhode Island Community Food Bank …

Bone Health And Your Diet: The Worst Foods For Your Bones

You might think you're doing your best to eat for bone health by pouring some milk over your cereal in the morning. You're not <i>wrong</i> to keep an eye on your calcium intake, since most adults need at least 1,000 milligrams of the essential nutrient a day. But calcium isn't all we require to keep our …

Apple Health Info: Crazy Facts About The Fruit

Everyone's heard about an apple a day. As one of the most popular fruits in America, it's easy to get people eating these fiber-rich, crisp and juicy fruits. And that's a good thing for health: A diet rich in apples has been associated with a host of health benefits, including weight loss, improved …

Basic Tips For Weekly Cleaning

Regardless how hard you try to keep the house clean every day, you still need to spend one day at the end of the week cleaning the whole place. If …

Adrienne Maloof, Paul Nassif Settle Legal Dispute Over Kids: “This Is a New Beginning”

Raise the white flag — <b>Adrienne Maloof</b> and <b>Paul Nassif</b> are ready to (finally) put the past behind them (again). Nearly a year after finalizing the …

Fergie and Josh Duhamel Have A Baby Boy! | TMZ

Game of Thrones Season 4 Cast Details!

Run, Don't Walk: Worst Roommate Ever Stories

It's been a while since I've had a roommate, and for the most part, my tales of shared living are pretty innocuous. But some of my close friends have …

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10 Unique and Creative Kitchens

You've never seen a design like this before.<p>From a kitchen in a barn to one designed completely in steel, you've never seen a kitchen like this before.

Lauren's Before & After Photos: The Kitchen Reveal

We're finally here - I almost can't believe I made it. I think I bit off a bit more than I could chew with the Style Cure, a three-year-old at my …

Countertops

We've been following along with Sandra and Justin's kitchen remodel, from their cramped, oddly configured old kitchen, to the first steps of demo, to the last little finishing touches. After all the long hours of work, it's time for the part we've all been waiting for... the big reveal. http://apttherapy.com/12Pb7Ou

Josh Duhamel on Designing a Nursery, Decorating with Fergie, and More

The actor and soon-to-be dad chatted with us about impending fatherhood and his involvement with the Valspar Hearts and Hands for Habitat campaign.<p><i>Transformers</i> star Josh Duhamel has a lot going on these days — he's expecting his first son with wife Fergie any day now, but he took time out of his …