Alfredo Lievano

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Cookie-Baking Chemistry: How To Engineer Your Perfect Sweet Treat

In a time-lapse video, a baking cookie almost looks like a creature coming alive as it spreads out and then rises up. Credit: B.W.F/Vimeo.com<p>Baking cookies is almost magical. You put little balls of wet, white dough into the oven and out pop brown, crispy, tasty biscuits.<p>"In a time-lapse video, it …

Passive Houses: 13 Reasons Why the Future Will Be Dominated by this New Pioneering Trend

If you don’t know what a ‘Passive House’ is you’re in good company, most people haven’t. Passive Houses are essentially buildings which use very …

Moonstones!: Sprayable Blue Glow-In-The-Dark Coating Lights Walking And Bike Paths After Dark

This is Starpath, a sprayable glow in the dark lighting system that makes pathways twinkle like a billion little stars after the sun goes down. That …

How To Roast a Whole Head of Garlic in the Oven

<b>Heat the oven to 400°F:</b> Set a rack in the middle position.<p><b>Peel (most of) the paper off the garlic:</b> Use your fingers to peel away all the loose, …

Recipe: Tart Cherry Crumble

Position a rack in the center of the oven, and preheat the oven to 375°F.<p>Spread the frozen cherries in an ungreased 9x9-inch baking dish, deep pie …

Vanilla Creme Brulee: Make this classic dessert at home with our easy-to-follow recipe. 

<b>Vanilla Creme Brulee:</b> Make this classic dessert at home with our easy-to-follow recipe.

Orange-Kissed Chocolate Brownies: Zesty orange flavors these rich chocolate brownies. 

Daily Dish: These yummy Fresh Strawberry Bars have...

Daily Dish: Extra chocolate makes this Tiramisu...

Triple-Citrus Pound Cake: Topped with candied...

Red Velvet Cake: Thick buttercream frosting adds a...

Gingerbread Cinnamon Rolls: Topped with...

Coconut Cloud Cake

This light, flavorful dessert, filled and topped with seven-minute frosting and coconut, is a little slice of heaven.

Carrot Cheesecake: Your two favorites come together in this mouthwatering dessert! 

<b>Carrot Cheesecake</b>: Your two favorites come together in this mouthwatering dessert!

Strawberry Meringue Pie: Celebrate summer with this fresh strawberry dessert! 

Raspberry Bars: Creamy goat cheese and fresh raspberries come together in these delicious bars. 

<b>Raspberry Bars:</b> Creamy goat cheese and fresh raspberries come together in these delicious bars.

Layered Sherbet Cake: This tasty cake combines fluffy cake and sweet sherbet. 

<b>Layered Sherbet Cake:</b> This tasty cake combines fluffy cake and sweet sherbet.

Vanilla Ruffle Cake: Dress up a basic vanilla cake with pretty pink ruffles. 

<b>Vanilla Ruffle Cake:</b> Dress up a basic vanilla cake with pretty pink ruffles.

Mango-Carrot Cake: Just in time for spring, this classic carrot cake gets a boost of flavor from mango juice. 

<b>Mango-Carrot Cake:</b> Just in time for spring, this classic carrot cake gets a boost of flavor from mango juice.

Brownie Pudding Cake: This delicious gooey dessert is half cake, half pudding. 

<b>Brownie Pudding Cake:</b> This delicious gooey dessert is half cake, half pudding.

Pink Lemonade Cake: This sweet layered cake is perfect for spring get-togethers! 

<b>Pink Lemonade Cake:</b> This sweet layered cake is perfect for spring get-togethers!

Dulce de Leche Cake: This sweet Mexican dessert has a decadent cinnamon-sugar flavor. 

<b>Dulce de Leche Cake:</b> This sweet Mexican dessert has a decadent cinnamon-sugar flavor.

Chocolate Lava Cakes: This gooey chocolate cake pairs perfectly with a scoop of ice cream! 

<b>Chocolate Lava Cakes:</b> This gooey chocolate cake pairs perfectly with a scoop of ice cream!

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …