Jessica Li

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17 Beautiful Swedish Desserts You Should Try ASAP

Swedes know what's good.

Dessert

21 Gochujang Recipes to Spice Up Your Life

If you haven’t heard of gochujang yet, your world is about to get a little hotter. Hailed as Sriracha’s favorite new cousin, gochujang is a Korean red chili paste that is taking spicy food lovers by storm. You already love Korean recipes, but you have no idea what you’re in for when you start …

Cooking

Summer Pasta Recipes Worthy Of Any Season

There's nothing quite as nice as pasta topped with sweet, summer corn.<p>It's <i>summer --</i> our favorite eating season of the year. Sure, fall has Thanksgiving. And winter guarantees lots of hot chocolate. Spring gives us rhubarb. But <i>summer, s</i>ummer has everything else. Even pasta is better when summer's …

The Top 10 Cocktail Bars In Tokyo

As a city that never sleeps and the kaleidoscopic capital of Japan, Tokyo’s energy is electrifying during both the day and night. A magnificent …

Japan

72 Hours in Sapporo, Japan

When traveling in Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost island, Sapporo appears as a mirage. It’s the fifth-largest city in all of Japan, housing 2 million …

Nana's Chocolate Vinegar Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

A thrifty Depression-era hack just happens to make one of the fluffiest cakes around.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior designer</i> …

Dessert

Your Resume Is Never Enough to Get the Job You Really Want

If you haven't started a business yet and there's a job you really want, relying on a resume is little better than wishing and hoping.<p>Maybe you haven't started a business yet. Maybe you're a serial entrepreneur in between startups. Or maybe you're trying to gain additional skills while you launch …

63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

You know you want to start something for yourself. You just need to funnel your ambition and time into an idea that'll earn extra cash, make you proud, and possibly lead to a full-time venture-and that amazing moment you get to say "I quit!" to your boss. But what great idea should you say "I …

How to Start a Business On (Almost) No Money

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>You’re excited to start a business. Maybe you have an idea, or you’re just fascinated with the idea of …

17 Delicious Baked Goods You Should Make This Weekend

Wake and bake.<p><i>For more baking recipes, visit Food52.</i>

Dessert

30 Healthy Breakfast Ideas To Change Your Morning

Here we have compiled a list of 30 delicious, nutritious, and simple to prepare morning meals so you may never be befuddled by breakfast again.<p><i>By: Amanda Jedeikin</i><p>Never skip breakfast again thanks to these fast and easy recipe ideas such as no-bake energy bites, new twists on toast, and impressive …

Recipes

Sweet Onion–Marinated Skirt Steak

4 Servings<p>The white vinegar’s acidity curbs the onion’s bite and highlights its sweetness, resulting in the perfect marinade.<p>April 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small sweet onion, coarsely grated<p>2 tablespoons light brown sugar<p>1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon olive oil, plus more for grill<p>1¼ …

Recipes

23 Tips That'll Trick Others Into Thinking You're A Chef

You might even find yourself on the next episode of Chopped.

Recipes

Farmers market report: Asparagus is in season. We have 8 great recipes

<b>What's in season:</b> One of the sure signs that spring is upon us is that beautiful bunches of both slender and jumbo asparagus, a member of the lily family, are now hitting the markets. We spotted Roscoe Zuckerman at the Santa Monica farmers market with the first of his family farm's famous delta …

10 Galettes That Are Easier Than, Well, Pie

If a crusty cake and pie had a baby, it'd be our favorite freeform dough creation: the galette.<p>If a crusty cake and pie had a baby, it'd be our favorite freeform dough creation: the galette. Go wild with the flaky, crispy crust and fold it over your favorite savory or sweet toppings. Eat pastry …

Baking

These 7 Baked Cheese Recipes Will Make Life Better

1 of 7<p>Baked Ricotta and Goat Cheese with Candied Tomatoes<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 7<p>Baked Brie with Honey, Rosemary and Candied Walnuts<p>3 of 7<p>Baked Fontina Dip<p>…

Crock Pot 101: Build Your Own Crock Pot Recipes

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Love your crock-pot but stuck in a rut with the same old recipes? It’s time to create your own. This post …

13 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes to Make Right Now (+ Eat All Week)

Start your morning off right by eating a delicious breakfast, and you’ll set the tone for the rest of your day. No matter what the excuse — traffic, time, energy, etc. — skipping breakfast should never be an option, especially when there are so many terrific make-ahead breakfast recipes to choose …

Breakfast

7 Interview Questions For Measuring Emotional Intelligence

The traditional interview model helps you probe someone’s past experience, not their style of thinking.<p>Emotional intelligence involves self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills. In other words, it’s a complicated amalgam that hiring managers have a hard time testing …

How to Upgrade Your Kitchen and Save Money at a Restaurant Supply Store

I recently emptied my entire kitchen of all its contents in preparation for a complete renovation. In the process, I managed to fill not one but <i>two</i> rooms with all the gear I own.* Those piles of cookware, appliances, tools, and utensils are the result of a longstanding kitchenware shopping …

Knives

"Cloud Bread" Is the Latest Food Trend Exploding on Pinterest

Bread without gluten, carbs, and hardly any sugar? It exists!<p>In a recent trend taking over Pinterest (pins and likes have spiked by 73 percent within the last year, according to She Knows), cloud bread is quickly becoming a favorite among carb-addicts everywhere.<p>Unlike most breads, this one is …

BA's Best Hot Chocolate

4 Servings<p>If you’re feeling really decadent and fancy (as you should), add a splash of half-and-half or heavy cream just before serving. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>December 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons cocoa powder (preferably Dutch-processed), plus more …

Recipes

Here's How To Fry Seafood At Home

Come fry with me.<p>Here's the thing. Don't try to fry everything at once. This is the kind of activity where you will fry a few things, bring a plate out to your guests,* eat what's on the plate, and return to the kitchen to fry some more things. It's a really active cooking experience, but that's …

Recipes

What Are Amateur Cooks’ Main Mistakes?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora, the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. You</i> …

Winter Comfort Food

Winter comfort food is all about hearty casseroles and warming stews. We love anything that gets slow-cooked, roasted or baked for maximum coziness. …

18 Noodle Soup Recipes to Make You Temporarily Forget About Ramen

Ramen, the Japanese noodle soup that has swept the nation, isn’t going away any time soon. And we don’t want it to! But there are some seriously tasty noodle soups out there that aren’t getting their fair share of the spotlight. Let’s remedy that. From China to Thailand to Vietnam, here are the …

Korean War

Gooey Apple Pie Recipe

This apple pie slices cleanly and holds its shape as you lift it out of the pie plate. It has chunks of apple that are tender yet intact, lightly bound in a thickened sauce that's just sweet enough, with a hint of spice. This is the pie for all you gooey-pie-lovers out there (and you know who you …

Baking

Morimoto Asia’s Hoisin Sticky Spare Ribs Recipe For ‘Cook Something Bold Day’ Nov. 8

There are more food holidays than we can count, but this one – Cook Something Bold Day – is the perfect opportunity to share one of our favorite new …

Recipes

How to Make French Toast Without a Recipe

How to make French toast was one of the first things I learned as a kid. The other was egg-in-a-hole. Eggs-plus-bread-plus-skillet—that was …

20 Dishes That'll Help You Eat Healthy From Now Until Thanksgiving

You got this.<p>The stretch from Halloween to New Year's can be a brutal one. It's fun, that's for sure. With the parties and family gatherings, there are lots of good times to be had. But there is <i>so much food</i>. Most of it is pretty caloric too, and can take a toll on your waistline. This eating frenzy …

Healthy Eating