Claire McAleese

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9 Ways to Be a Better Baker in 2015

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Last year, you made a commitment to be a better baker in 2014. Since we know resolutions can be hard, we're reminding you of what you agreed to last year, and we're</i> …

Dessert

Vegan Salted Dark Chocolate Nut Bars

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Save money and avoid post-sugar high crashes by making Lindsey Love from Dolly and Oatmeal's version of adult Kudos bars.</i><p>There are certain, …

Dessert

Kale Salad with Roasted Sweet Potato, Avocado, and Pomegranate Seeds

<i>Vegan lunches can -- and should -- be a lot more interesting than bare salads or carrot sticks and hummus. New Veganism columnist Gena Hamshaw will be sharing inspiration for midday meals that stave off both hunger and boredom.</i><p><i>Today: A New Year's kale salad that's hearty, filling, and bright with</i> …

Healthy Eating

17 Resolution-Approved Detox Recipes

You’re probably reeling a little bit from the Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve stretch; it was a cocktail and hor d’oeuvres-filled blur. Whether you believe in setting resolutions or un-resolutions, there’s no harm in eating a little cleaner every now and then. Head into 2015 with your eyes on the …

Food

Blind date

Did Cupid strike for Charlie and John?<p><b>Charlie on John</b><p><b>What were you hoping for?</b><br>A fun evening.<p><b>First impressions?</b><br>He was good-looking, well-dressed, well-groomed.<p><b>What did you talk about?</b><br>Search engine optimisation, broken kneecaps, family, house shares and Essex.<p><b>Any awkward moments?</b><br>He was a bit</b> …

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

Dessert

68 Healthy Recipes for 2014

Home > Recipe Roundups > 68 Healthy Recipes for 2014<p>January 2, 2014 // 17 <i>Comments »</i><p>No matter the year, no matter the circumstances, one thing is …

Eat All Your Vegetables: How to Use Stems and Roots

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: One person's discarded vegetable parts; another's dinner. That's why we're revisiting these tips for getting the most out of your market haul.</i><p>"It's easy …

Kitchens

Vanilla Bean Chia Pudding with Fresh Mint, Mango, Pistachios + Dark Chocolate

Vanilla Bean Chia Pudding with Fresh Mint and Mango.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 2, 2014 89<p>I’ve kinda been keeping a secret from you.<p>A secret in pudding form.<p>…

21 Science Fictions That Became Science Facts In 2013

If only Isaac Asimov could see us now. There's an old saying that science fiction is really just predicting — or helping prevent — the future.

UC Berkeley

A Line Of Jewelry Inspired By Illicit Drugs

We are craving Designer Drugs: a new line of jewelry from Aroha Silhouettes, designed after the hybrid molecular structures of illicit substances.<p>These wearable vices were inspired by a “fantasy laboratory” where dangerous drugs are turned into glitzy bling. Hailing from New Zealand, designer Tania …

Brain training works, but there's a catch - Futurity

Brain training exercises, games, software, and apps do work, according to new research—but there's a catch.

The Brain

Bacteria may make sugarcane farming 'greener' - Futurity

A new species of bacterium could potentially reduce the need for nitrogen fertilizer in sugarcane farming.

Sugar Cane

Antarctic passengers rescued from ship by helicopter - as it happened

All passengers airlifted from trapped Akademik Shokalskiy, which became stuck in thick pack ice on Christmas Eve<p>• Read a summary of key events