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Want to Create Your Own Apps? Apple Will Teach You How to Code--for Free | Inc.com

Maybe you have a cool app in mind that you would like to develop, but you don't know whom to hire to code it, much less have the money. No problem: For DIY types of people, Apple has released a free app development curriculum in the iBooks Store.<p>While the curriculum is designed for high school and …

Apps

The 1-Pot Pasta Recipe You'll Make on Repeat From Ina Garten

Ina Garten, aka The Barefoot Contessa, can do no wrong. Any time I see a recipe of hers that looks promising for dinner, I pounce. Such was the case when I spotted her weeknight bolognese, a recipe that gives you al dente orecchiette topped with homemade tomato sauce in fewer than 45 minutes. This …

Weeknight Bolognese

Heat 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a large (12-inch) skillet over medium-high heat. Add the ground sirloin and cook, crumbling the meat with a wooden …

Tomatoes

Taste Beyond The Tongue

22 Delicious Salads That Are Actually Filling Enough To Eat For Dinner

Salads can be way tastier than you'd think.

Food

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Crusty No-Knead Bread

This popular no-knead bread is not only easy, it's crusty and delicious! All you need is some parchment paper and a Dutch oven, and time to let it …

The Best-Ever Lemon Pound Cake

This fabulous lemon pound cake will, without a doubt, become one of your favorites. The cake is moist and filled with fresh lemon flavor.<p>The warm …

9 of the best British films you've never seen

Fair warning: when I started this list I wasn't planning to fill it solely with dark and depressing films, but that's definitely what's ended up …

This Impossibly Chic Fragrance Line Is the Best-Kept Secret of Kate Middleton and Other Royals

I love a good secret, but I find beauty secrets particularly invigorating. Celebrity makeup preferences divulged by artists, intel on undetectable …

7 Worthwhile Uses For Your Old Phone or Tablet

No need for it to be sitting useless in a drawer.<p>When it's time to upgrade to a new phone or tablet, the question comes up: What do you do with the old one?<p>You've got a few options to pick from. You could pass it on to a friend or family member, if you're feeling generous, or you could take …

The ayahuasca ceremony is going under the scientific-method microscope

Before neuroscientist Leanna Standish drank the hallucinogenic brew ayahuasca for the first time, she was a steadfast scientific materialist. She was trained to believe—and she did—that everything could be explained by science. Then, much like the pioneering psychedelic researchers who came before …

Ethnology

3-Ingredient Japanese Cheesecake

<i>In Epi's 3-Ingredient Recipes series, we show you how to make great food with just three ingredients (plus staples like oil, salt, and pepper).</i><p>This …

Dessert

Peanut Butter Blondies

Peanut butter and jelly doesn’t have to be restricted to American children or their lunchboxes. Try these Peanut Butter Blondies for a sweet …

Eat Like a Cavewoman: 46 Perfectly Paleo Recipes

It seems like everyone's raving about the Paleo diet these days, but once I learned all the foods to avoid on this plan, I asked myself, "What's …

The Easiest Cinnamon Rolls of All Time

<b>Heat the oven:</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat a 9x13-inch baking dish with cooking spray or butter; set aside. Make …

Dessert

The Most-Lemony Lemon Bar of All Time

This bar is lemon city! We put lemon zest in the crust, upped the pucker in the filling and put lemon candy on top. It's the bar for the ultimate …

Queen Elizabeth's Favorite Cake: Chocolate Biscuit Cake

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Cake<p>1/2 teaspoon butter, for greasing the pan<br>• 8 ounces Rich tea biscuits or sweet cookies<br>• 4 ounces unsalted butter, softened<br>• 4 ounces granulated sugar<br>• 4 ounces dark chocolate<br>• 1 egg<p>Icing<p>8 ounces dark chocolate, for coating<br>• 1 ounce chocolate, for decoration<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. Lightly grease a …

Slow Cooker French Toast Is the Laid Back Way to Feed Your Friends a Fancy Brunch | MyRecipes

Just as wide leg pants and hair parted down the middle have made a comeback in the last few years, so has another 1970s gem: the slow cooker. In the …

Martha Stewart's Chocolate Beet Cake

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Chocolate ganache frosting<p>3 ounces bittersweet chocolate, finely chopped<br>• 1/2 cup heavy cream<p>Cake<p>4 medium beets (1½ pounds), trimmed, peeled, and cut into 2-inch chunks<br>• 1/4 cup safflower oil, plus more for pan<br>• 1 cup spelt flour<br>• 1 cup all-purpose flour<br>• 1½ cups natural cane sugar<br>• 1/2 cup …

My Grandmother’s Lemon Icebox Pie Recipe

Every summer my four siblings and I would load up in our parents old station wagon and make the nine hour drive from the foothills of East Tennessee …

Dessert

A Recipe Lost in Wartime, Recovered From Memory

Growing up, it sometimes seemed as if my sisters and I were the only kids around without a grandma. Grandmothers were everywhere: visiting our friends at holiday time, taking children to movies, baking cookies for them. Not us.<p>In my only picture of our grandmother, my mother—a wide-eyed little …

Baking

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This Company Presses the Ashes of the Dead into Vinyl Records

Rest in vinyl.<p>It might seem sacrilegious, but a group of creatives in the United Kingdom have taken to memorializing their lost loved ones, not only by photographs, recorded voices, or scattered ashes, but a combination of all three.<p>They've used pressed human ashes to create vinyl records. Jason …

Vinyl Records

10 under-the-radar destinations to visit, according to the youngest person to travel to every country in the world

Planning a trip is an opportunity to see something unique, and to discover people, places, cuisines, and scenery you didn't know existed.<p>We asked James Asquith, the youngest person to visit all 196 countries, which places around the world are being overlooked — and which ones people should be …

National Parks

Banana Upside Down Cake

4K<p>2K<p>20<p>Shares 6K<p>In the winter, we often turn to the tropics to get our fruit fixes. Bananas are the most popular fruit in America, and they’re quite …

Dessert

The 8 best tiny home hotels around the world

Tiny living goes international<p>The tiny home movement is gaining ground across the United States, whether it’s the popularity of micro-focused TV shows or the growing number of tiny home resort communities popping up from Portland to New York. We’ve rounded up the best tiny home hotels in America …

Northern Ireland

How To: Make Amazing 7-Minute Caramels in Your Microwave

There are hundreds of delicious ways to enjoy caramel, from chocolate confections to sticky caramel apples and carnival bags of caramel corn. Caramel …

Broccoli Slaw with Oranges and Crunchy Noodles

Step 2<p>To prepare dressing, combine soy sauce and next 6 ingredients (through garlic) in a small bowl, stirring with a whisk. Gradually add oil to soy …

Watch: Alton Brown Combines Biscuits and Doughnuts Into One Delicious Bonut

Before becoming Food Network's go-to reality host and a relentless touring performer, Alton Brown was a bona fide kitchen instructor on <i>Good Eats</i> (RIP). In this video, Brown is getting back to his roots, showing off the steps required to make "bonuts." What's a bonut? It's biscuit dough shaped and …