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17 Make-at-Home Holiday Treats to Bring to Work

As soon as the word <i>holiday</i> starts to be whispered in the halls at work, it’s like suddenly everyone gets an overwhelming urge to bake. One day it’s pumpkin muffins, then over-the-top brownies and, of course, all the chocolate and peanut butter recipe combos you can handle. It’s about time you break …

27 holiday cookies you’ll want to bake this season

We don’t have to tell you how much we love cookies — and we’re guessing you do, too. In our 12th annual issue devoted to the baked goods, you’ll find versions vegan or gluten-free, savory or spiced, made with teff flour or matcha tea, and of course, plenty with chocolate. All told, there are 27 …

God is on the ropes: The brilliant new science that has creationists and the Christian right terrified

A young MIT professor is finishing Darwin’s task — and threatening to undo everything the wacky right holds dear<p>The Christian right’s obsessive hatred of Darwin is a wonder to behold, but it could someday be rivaled by the hatred of someone you’ve probably never even heard of. Darwin earned their …

The Lean Muscle Diet

Ignore the trendy, complex diet plans designed to shrink your wallet and not your gut. To build the body you've always wanted, live like you already have it<p>When men set out to lose weight, they usually start at the wrong place. They pick a popular diet; <i>any</i> diet, it doesn't matter which one. Most …

16 Essential Apps For Your New Android And iPhone 6

So you’ve unwrapped, unboxed and cuddled your new smartphone to death. Candy Crush? Check. Instagram? Check. Staring at the screen wide-eyed and full of excitement but have no idea what to do next? Check.<p>As the new toy honeymoon begins to fade, you’ll probably want to actually use your handset in …

Caramel Nut Tart with Chocolate Recipe on Food52

• 1 recipe for your favorite tart or pie dough<br>• 3 cups nuts (I use walnuts, pecans, slivered almonds, and pine nuts)<br>• 1 cup white sugar<br>• 1/2 cup heavy cream<br>• 3 tablespoons unsalted butter<br>• 1 tablespoon good-quality vanilla extract<br>• 1 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 4 ounces bittersweet chocolate<p>Choose your tart pan. A 9- or …

Dessert

Classic French Toast

4 Servings<p>A mixture of milk and cream delivers a custardy interior texture, but you could use 1½ cups whole milk if that’s what you’ve got on hand. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 large eggs<p>¾ cup heavy cream<p>¾ cup whole milk<p>¼ cup sugar<p>Pinch of …

Breakfast

3 Ways to Start Your Business Without Going Into Debt

Here are a few tips for saving big while starting up.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Starting a business can be expensive, but it doesn't have to put you into massive debt or require you to take on investors (which is …

Small Business

This Recipe Is Worth $1 Million, According To Pillsbury. But Seriously?

This year, a man was equipped with a bionic eye that allowed him to see for the first time in 30 years. In December, doctors figured out how to 3D print a knee joint. This year also produced an iPhone case that doubles as a taser.<p>Another thing 2014 invented? These:<p>The recipe for Peanutty Pie Crust …

Det Lilla Köksbryggeriet: The Little Kitchen Brewery

Craft beers are well and truly taking over the bar scene in the US and Europe, as an ever-growing number of microbreweries continue to educate and delight people with unusual lagers, ales and porters. But for the true beer connoisseur, it might be time to try taking the next step: home brewing. In …

These Ginger Spice Cupcakes Are Bursting With Christmas Flavor!

When temperatures drop people go crazy for anything “spiced”and we are no exception. There’s something about spiced baked goods and beverages that …

Kladdkaka - Swedish chocolate cake

This cake is one of those cakes I take for granted somehow. I love it so much but I rarely bake it. Before I started baking like crazy, about 5 years …

California, Hawaii & Mexico: 55 Best Campgrounds

Outdoors

Jack Daniels Honey Whiskey Cupcakes with a Bourbon Drizzle Recipe

To Make the Cupcakes:<p>1. Preheat oven to 350F.<p>2. Cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.<p>3. Add eggs and vanilla and mix just to …

How to Cook Gluten-Free Food Without Losing Your Mind

A gluten-free lifestyle is about way more than the flour—here are the most common gluten-free mistakes.<p>After test-kitchen contributor <b>Jackie Ourman</b>'s 7 year-old son was diagnosed with celiac disease in 2011, she began worrying: <i>Will we ever eat normally again?</i> She mourned the eating life she assumed …

Fallen Chocolate Cake

8 to 10 Servings<p>The late Richard Sax, celebrated cookbook author and champion of home cooks the world over, inspired this flourless chocolate cake—a riff on his iconic chocolate cloud cake.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>cake<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 1” pieces, plus more, room …

Bibimbap at Home

8 Servings<p>Prep Time: 2 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>Buy thinly sliced beef for this bibimbap recipe at Korean markets, or ask your butcher to cut it for you.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Bulgogi<p>1/2 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>1/3 cup finely grated Asian pear with juices<p>2 scallions, thinly sliced<p>2 garlic …

Five Mistakes You're Making with Your Chili

It doesn't matter what kind of chili you like—avoid these five mistakes, and you'll make the best batch you've ever made.<p>There are handfuls of ways to make chili: some people like it with ground beef and beans, some like it Texas-style with big chunks of meat, and plenty go vegetarian. Whatever …

Aromatic Pork and Noodle Soup

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Vietnamese pho is built on a long-simmered and aromatic stock infused with charred ginger and onion, spices, and fish sauce, ladled over rice noodles and most commonly served with thin slices of beef. This is not that. We borrowed the technique of …

How to Cook a Spatchcocked Turkey: The Fastest, Easiest Thanksgiving Turkey

GalleryHow to Cook a Spatchcocked Turkey: The Fastest, Easiest Thanksgiving Turkey<p>If it seems like every year we (along with every other food magazine and blog) come out with a brand new turkey recipe for Thanksgiving, exclaiming "this is the best one, hands down, I swear on my not-yet-dead …

Weekend Baking Project: Homemade Mallomar Bars

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Mallomars. 100 years? You don't get to be that old if you're not awesome.<p>And awesome they are: each cookie contains a circle of graham cracker topped with fluffy marshmallow and enrobed in dark chocolate. We could eat them every day. Unfortunately they're …

Salted Caramel Thumbprint Cookies

Salted Caramel Thumbprint Cookies from Bakers Royale• 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons of flour<br>• 1/8 teaspoon salt<br>• ½ cup unsalted butter<br>• ¼ sugars<br>• ¼ light brown …

Picnic Desserts

On a picnic, that is: these little confections are perfect to bring when you're eating alfresco<p><i>In the market for finger food? (Who isn't?) Need a party-friendly starter course? There's an app for that, and every Tuesday we'll bring you one from the BA recipe archive.</i><p>We're not sure if you heard, but …

Dessert

Homemade Marshmallow Creme Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> About 2 cups<p><b>Prep:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>20 minutes<p>Ingredients:<p>¾ cup granulated sugar<br>• ½ cup light corn syrup<br>• ¼ cup water<br>• Pinch …

Dessert

Make no-bake desserts using your fave cereals

<i>Cristina Suarez Krumsick is the chef and proprietor of catering outfit No Bake Makery. She has a cookbook with the same name, and shares with TODAY.com one of her favorite ingredients to no-bake with: cereal!</i><p>Unlike baking, no-baking allows you to open your pantry and whip up a delicious treat …

Dessert

Avocado-Walnut Brownies (No Butter, No Oil)

Click HERE to order our new cookbook, <i>The Chubby Vegetarian: 100 Inspired Vegetable Recipes for the Modern Table</i> (Susan Schadt Press, November 2016). …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

May 29, 2012<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Is there anything better? Well, actual chocolate chip cookies would rank right up there I suppose.<p>But …

Baked Banana French Toast

February 6, 2012<p>Who doesn’t like french toast? I never really eat it, but when I do, I always think why has it been so long. And then another three …

Homemade Funnel Cakes!

Funnel Cake!!! This is every bit of all your state fair/amusement park experiences packed into your kitchen. It's awesome. But I do have a few …