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I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Recipes

10 Dead-Simple One-Skillet Meals That Will Save Dinner

During the busiest weeks, it's worth leaving your skillet out on the stove ready for anything. That's because it can help churn out some of the …

Typefaces Used In Some Of The World’s Most Recognized Logo Designs

Image by Emanuele Abrate and featured with permission<p><b>It’s inherent for</b> designers to look at a logo and take in more than what’s shown at face value. …

Graphic Design

You Need to Make This Creamy Tuscan Skillet Chicken

On a recent trip to Italy, I fell in love with sun-dried tomatoes. I have to admit that before my Italian trip, I found sun-dried tomatoes to be too …

15 Frittatas, Egg Bakes & Casseroles to Eat Anytime

While eggs are slapped with the label of "breakfast food," savvy home cooks know that eggs — and the comforting, protein-rich dishes you can make …

Breakfast

Ted’s Bulletin Joins Crush of Restaurants Headed to Ballston’s Mega Food Hall

Restaurateur Steve Salis is taking recent acquisition Ted’s Bulletin in new directions this fall, pledging to unveil an expanded version of the boozy milkshake and designer pastry-making eatery in Ballston’s restaurant-packed Quarter Market food hall this fall.<p><i>Arlnow</i> reports that Salis Holdings, …

Texas

The Secret to Perfect Scrambled Eggs

When it comes to scrambled eggs, there's no shortage of different techniques. Whether you prefer a softer scramble or one with diner-style heft, the …

Breakfast

The Most Popular Instant Pot Recipes of 2017

I'm calling it now: 2017 was officially the year of the Instant Pot. While I've been singing the praises of this seven-in-one multi-cooker for a …

Cooking

12 Ways to Elevate Your Personal Brand in 2018

Tips you can use next year to build your brand.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you aren't fully committed to building your personal brand yet, it's time to go all-in. I'm a huge advocate when it comes to personal branding -- it's how I built my first marketing …

Marketing

The future of digital marketing: predictions for 2018

As the year draws to a close, Return asks its senior team to reflect on 2017 and offer predictions for 2018. Topics raised include programmatic and …

Marketing

Our Most Popular Recipes in 2017

Gardening

The Top 10 Genius Recipes of 2017

Here are the 10 Genius Recipes you’ve loved most this year—one-pot chicken that isn’t the least bit boring, Internet-famous broccoli, and a buttery no-knead peasant bread you don’t have to wait till tomorrow to tear into, just for starters. What will we come up with next year?<p>For a trip down memory …

9 Soups To Make If You're Trying To Lose Weight

They're nutritionist-approved.<p>When it comes to weight loss, soup is your one-pot secret weapon—especially if you’ve just about had it with the whole salad scene.<p>After all, research published in the <i>British Journal of Nutrition</i> shows that, on average, people who get their soup on have lower body …

9 Tips for Better-Than-Delivery Fried Rice

By Alex Delany<p>If you've got some almost-stale rice you're halfway there.<p>Fried rice is that takeout staple that everyone from hungover college students to too-tired-to-make-dinner-tonight professionals can agree is delicious. It's a wonderful food, but figuring out how to make fried rice at home …

America’s Test Kitchen’s Ultimate Prime Rib

Whether it’s a golden turkey or a big meaty ham, the roast is the showpiece of any holiday feast — and a perfectly prepared prime rib can be a …

This Is the Secret to Juicy Pork Chops, Tenderloin, and More

By Alex Delany<p>All you need to do is change this one thing.<p>Pork takes far too much abuse. It’s viewed as a second-class meat, beef’s little, less-admirable brother. But that’s not pork’s fault. It’s ours. At it’s best, pork is the most versatile, flavorful, texturally beautiful meat on the market. …

6 Hidden Japanese Restaurants in NYC

While New York is seemingly overflowing with sushi, ramen, and other Japanese-styled restaurants, it still proves difficult to find truly authentic …

Fresh ideas for building websites

Think back to your latest digital project. It probably came about because something old had problems, or someone identified an opportunity to do …

This New Egg Will Blow Your Mind. It Certainly Blew Mine.

It all started back in March when I was in San Francisco for the Future Food Tech conference. Since I was going to be in town for the week, I took the opportunity to swing by Hampton Creek’s massive Mission District headquarters for an update on their progress and to sample products they had in the …

Eggs

19 Healthy Mushroom Recipes That Put the Fun in Fungi

Cooking

Video: How to Cook Steaks on the Stove

Steak cooked indoors can be just as good as one seared over a charcoal fire. Here are the secrets to how we do it. Start with a heavily marbled cut …

The Easiest Way to Make Candied Nuts Is With Your Slow Cooker

Candied nuts are one of those things that are equal parts treat and snack, and are just at home in a bowl of ice cream as the are in a salad. Their …

31 One-Pot Dinners To Make Every Night In December

Bless no mess.

What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Not all content needs to be shared everywhere. And not all content is suitable for every social media platforms.<p>It’s all right to post entirely different things on different platforms. In fact, it might even help you to boost your engagement.<p>For example, if …

Social Media

Make This One-Pot Chicken Ranch Pasta ASAP

If you're craving cheesy, carby goodness, you've come to the right place. This easy rotini with chicken cooks up in one pot <i>and</i> it's served with …

Cooking

The 10 Most Popular Recipes in November

Readers were really into sweet treats, ramen, and cheese this month. (Same.)<p>If November’s new <i>Bon Appétit</i> recipes were a game of <i>Jeopardy</i>, readers were like: "I'll take cheesy recipes for $100, Alec." Brussels sprouts gratin and baked pasta with cauliflower were big hits, plus four different …

Cooking

This Weeknight Curry Made Us Love Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts

It's really that good.<p>Last month, I was tasked with creating a saucy, comforting chicken recipe that could easily be made on a weeknight. I accepted the challenge and upped the ante by using boneless, skinless chicken, which cooks quickly but can lack flavor compared to bone-in, skin-on chicken …

This Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Soup Is Like a Warm Hug

There are some dishes that just evoke coziness — mac and cheese, mashed potatoes, and this creamy chicken soup. Made in the slow cooker, with help …

Cooking