Chayla Freeman

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Banksy's Street Art Reimagined in LEGO

What would it look like if Banksy's most famous street art pieces were reimagined in LEGO? What would the balloon girl look like and how would the rat on the wire appear? These are the questions photographer Jeff Friesen asked himself when he created his original series <i>Bricksy</i>. As he tells …

Rice Bowl with Fried Egg and Avocado

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 5 min<p>Total Time: 10 min<p>Brown rice—higher in fiber and other nutrients than its white counterpart—is the perfect vehicle for this quick, protein-heavy lunch.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 scallions, thinly sliced<p>2 cups cooked brown rice<p>1 teaspoon red wine vinegar<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground …

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

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Master the Art of the Summery Sunday Supper With These Light & Bright Recipes

A classic Sunday supper doesn't have to mean heavy, hearty braised meat—try these lighter, fresher projects for dinner this weekend.<p><b>We love hunkering down to tackle a big recipe on winter weekends</b>. But just because the weather's hot and steamy up doesn't mean you can't tackle a stellar dinner …

Knife Skills: How to Cut a Pineapple Like a Badass

I remember the first time I saw one of the Salvadoran prep cooks at a restaurant where I worked slice up a pineapple for us to eat as a cool snack on a particularly hot night. The pineapple was great, but the truly awesome part was the way in which she prepared it. Up until then, I was of the <i>just</i> …

Easy Home Bar: 5 Fun 2-Ingredient Drinks

Simplicity's the watchword this week. For many of us who drink, our first forays into boozing came from simple two gunners: Jack and Coke, gin and tonic, vodka-cranberry, Scotch and soda. But there's no reason that simple drinks need to be super-simple in flavor. Today, I'll discuss a few 2-bottle …

Pitcher Drinks: Sparkling Grapefruit Sangria With Lillet Rosé

When the temperature starts to inch up, there is little chance you'll find me inside, working at my bar mixing drinks one by one. When it gets hotter than an oven, I muster my strength and pull together a pitcher of something that will serve a crowd (or serve me over and over again) without having …

Cheese 101: All About Bloomy Cheese (AKA Brie and Its Brothers)

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Cheese folk often speak dreamily of bloomy rind or soft-ripened cheese, while your friends at the cocktail party chatter on about good old Brie. But in truth, they're speaking the same language — what binds these …

Chinese Greens 101: Spinach and Red Shen Choy in Garlicky Broth

Growing up, not having a plate of Chinese greens on the table for dinner was like not having rice—it was simply unthinkable. Quick to cook, simple and delicious, Chinese greens are a great way to add a vegetable dish to your meal. In this series, we'll be talking about some of the most common types …

Two Delicious and Easy Soft-Shell Crab Sandwiches to Celebrate the Season

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Soft-shell crabs, an East Coast specialty, are officially in season, and here at Serious Eats Headquarters we couldn't wait to celebrate their arrival. Yesterday, I showed how easy it is to clean the crabs yourself. Today, I'm …

18 Strawberry Dessert Recipes We Love

Gallery18 Strawberry Dessert Recipes We Love<p>Thanks to the modern American megamart's wanton disregard for seasonality, it's possible to enjoy strawberries year-round. However, nothing beats the plump, juicy ones you can get once spring hits. Fresh strawberries have all kinds of uses, from tarts to …

From the Archives: Greek Yogurt and Strawberry Phyllo Cups

My friends kind of hate me for this but here's the thing: I don't like going out to brunch. Brunch always feels more scene-y than dinner, with hour plus wait times and people loudly talking about how hungover they are from the great time they had the night before. (Look people, I really am …

Drink Your Way Through Grilling Season With This Summer Smash

Aged spirits tend to get pushed to the back of the bar during the warmer months, making way for bright, peppery silver tequila-based margaritas and white rum mojitos. There's a misconception that you need light spirits to help you get through a hot day. But if that were true, every Southerner …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

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The Lost Creators Come Clean

Ten years later, they talk about their mistakes, their successes, the worst episode, and why we're all still talking about this damn show<p><b>Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse</b> are seated around the infamous hatch from <i>Lost</i>. The duo, who became the voice of the ABC series during its six-season run, have met …

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Limited Edition Watermelon Oreos, reviewed

Oreo has been coming out with all kinds of limited edition flavors, giving consumers new flavors to look forward to throughout the year. Some flavors …

Where to Find the Best Chinese Food in Boston

That Hainan Airlines is about to start direct service between Boston and Beijing somehow makes authentic Chinese food seem less far away. But for those who want the real deal closer to home, Boston has you covered—both in quality and range of cuisine. The options are sprawling, too. While Chinatown …

Coffee + Cocktail = A Darn Good Time

Put a little pep in your step with this coffee-based cocktail.<p>Coffee in a cocktail has certainly been done before—but have you ever had a cocktail made with herbaceous amaro and fernet, Scotch, <i>and</i> coffee? Tonight's a perfect night to give it a whirl.<p>Get the recipe: Alive and Kicking

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Deep-Fried Poached Eggs with Creamed Spinach and Serrano Ham: http://bit.ly/1gKmzEk

How to Make 'Grown-Up Lemonade,' Which We'll Be Drinking All Summer Long

Faced with the challenge of inventing a new summer cocktail, one Brooklyn bartender turns to the Franco-Italian liqueur genepy for a new twist<p><i>Welcome to Out of the Kitchen, our ongoing exploration of the people and relationships that built and sustain Andrew Tarlow’s Brooklyn restaurant mini-empire.</i><p>…