Carol Ohlmann

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Escape to Tioman: where to get wet and wild on Malaysia's adventure island

Sitting like an emerald dragon guarding the translucent waters of the South China Sea, Pulau Tioman offers every possible shade of paradise. While many travel here with a relaxed beach holiday in mind, the island has enough activities to keep adventure-seekers occupied for at least a week. …

Budget Botswana: Four Great Adventures

<b>Botswana</b> is renowned for delivering stand-out safari experiences and some of the most spectacular—and extravagant—ecolodges on Earth.<p>Less well-known is the affordable side of exploring this iconic Southern African republic, also praised for its friendly and welcoming people, democratically elected …

Travel Photography

Hey Chef, What Can I Do With Sesame Seeds?

We love sesame seeds in biscotti and cakes, added to ramen, or rounding out an everything bagel. But the mild, nutty seeds are versatile enough to make their way into a wide range of unexpected applications. We polled the pros on how they incorporate sesame seeds into all things sweet and savory. …

Culinary Quito: An Introduction

<i>By Paulina Vaca</i><p>A great confluence of indigenous, Spanish, and African traditions, Ecuadorian cuisine is a true melting pot of flavors that has managed, in large part, to remain undiscovered.<p>From its perch high in the Andes and dead-on the Equator (Ecuador is Spanish for Equator), <b>Quito</b> represents …

South America

BARBO'S THIRTY MINUTE THANKSGIV/CHRISTMAS DINNER

10-07-2015, 08:27 PM<p>#<b>1</b><p>Barbo<p>Very Gabby LCF Member!!!<p>Join Date: Jun 2007<p>Location: Southern Ca. San Juan Capistrano<p>Posts: 4,301<p>Gallery: Barbo<p>Stats: …

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Beyond the Taco: 30 Mexican, Mexican-Inspired, and Tex-Mex Recipes

Mexican food isn't exactly a well-kept secret in America, but we do tend to emphasize only a small portion of the country's diverse food landscape. While tacos and enchiladas are undoubtedly great (and don't worry, we've got plenty of recipes for them), there's also a wealth of smoky stews, hearty …

27 must-have travel apps for every step of your journey

Travel is one of the industries that has completely transformed by the smartphone evolution and as a result, there is an abundance of ingenious apps designed to make your trips easy to plan, cheaper, well-informed and more enjoyable.<p>Short of literally packing your bags and rooting out your …

Apps

How to Make Ice Cream Without a Machine (Hooray!)

Nope, you don't need fancy equipment to chill out. Here's how to make ice cream without a machine.<p>Nothing beats a bowl of sweet, smooth ice cream—well, except maybe a cone of it. When we can't make it to one of our favorite ice cream parlors, we're big fans of homemade ice cream. While you will …

Dessert

An Introduction to Isometrics: How to Build Strength Without Even Moving | Mark's Daily Apple

August 04, 2015<p>By Guest<p>Warning: Some of you are about to think I’m crazy. For those of you who haven’t heard of isometrics, this strength building …

Articles about three story home buenos aires easy garden access on Dwell.com - Dwell

With a design philosophy—and materials—passed down from a renowned Argentine architect, a couple builds a custom family home in...<p>Facing tight building codes and an even tighter space, Karen White and David MacNaughtan needed an architect who could turn...<p>Peek inside Argentinean architect and …

Architecture

The Food Lab: How to Poach Eggs for a Party

A couple of weeks back a friend of mine asked me on Facebook how to poach a large number of eggs for a brunch party.<p>I used to be afraid of poached eggs. Back when I was a working cook in Boston, I'd have to head into the kitchen of the fancy-pants restaurant where I worked at the crack of dawn to …

Japanese-Style Pickled Cucumbers with Seaweed and Sesame

Ingredients<p>2 English hothouse or 8 Persian cucumbers, sliced crosswise 1/4" thick<p>1 tbsp kosher salt<p>1/3 cup Pacific Arame seaweed<p>3 tablespoons seasoned rice vinegar<p>1 tbsp agave syrup (nectar)<p>1 tsp Shaoxing or other rice wine or sake<p>2 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Toss cucumbers …

Kosher

Low-carb eggplant gratin

Savory eggplant. Salty, creamy feta. Luscious heavy whipping cream. When you all come together, it’s a party in a baking dish. Oh, low-carb gratin, …

Recipes

How to Make the Best Pesto

Pesto is, on the surface, a very simple sauce. It requires no cooking and has few ingredients. And yet, read just about any authoritative source on pesto and you're confronted with a laundry list of dos and don'ts.<p>I wanted to explore these rules of pesto-making, so I've been running recipe tests …

8 Korean Barbecue Recipes to Make at Home

When it comes to grilling, Korean chefs really know what they’re doing. Bright, umami-packed flavors, perfectly marinated meat, super-hot charcoal …

24 Hours in L.A.’s Koreatown with Native Son Roy Choi

The food truck chef tells us about his new restaurants and his favorite things to do in K-town.<p>Roy Choi is a multi-faceted chef and entrepreneur, a …

Bibimbap at Home

Buy thinly sliced beef for this bibimbap recipe at Korean markets, or ask your butcher to cut it for you.<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 cloves, minced<p>1 tablespoon raw or brown sugar<p>2 teaspoons grated …

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BA's Best Slow-Cooker Beef Chili

The only slow cooker chili recipe you need. This recipe can also be easily doubled.<p>Ingredients<p>2 guajillo chiles<p>1 dried ancho chile<p>1 dried pasilla chile<p>3 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>2 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 pound boneless beef chuck, cut into ½" pieces<p>½ pound boneless beef short ribs, cut …

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Apricot-Miso Jam

Ingredients<p>2 cups dried apricots, chopped<p>1/2 cup dried tart cherries, chopped<p>1/2 cup sake or dry white wine<p>1/4 cup fresh orange juice<p>1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<p>1 whole star anise<p>1 small bay leaf<p>1/2 cinnamon stick<p>1/2 teaspoon ginger, peeled and finely grated<p>1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons …

Lemon Juice

Miso, Carrot, and Sesame Dressing

Drizzle this gingery-sweet beauty over crisp lettuces, avocado, grain salads, or grilled tofu.<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup white miso<p>6 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>1/4 cup (packed) finely grated peeled carrot<p>2 tablespoons finely grated peeled ginger<p>2 tablespoons unseasoned rice vinegar<p>4 teaspoons toasted sesame …

Ginger

How to do the Great Barrier Reef on a budget

With around 7000km of coastline, more than 150 islands and the Great Barrier Reef spanning it all, Queensland is Australia’s most dreamed-about tropical destination. The trouble is, it ain't cheap. The cost of living in Australia is pretty high, but there are a few hideaways and deals that can make …

Recipes

Foodie Alert: The Ultimate Guide To Street Food In Penang, Malaysia

Asia Travel

Momofuku's Soy Sauce Eggs Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> "What I like best is that these eggs can be used in a thousand different ways: …

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15 Alternatives to Burpees for When You're Tired of Doing Burpees | Mark's Daily Apple

May 19, 2015<p>15 Alternatives to Burpees for When You’re Tired of Doing Burpees<p>By Mark Sisson<p>Whenever I’m strapped for time and equipment and still …

Low-carb sesame crispbread

Do you love to sink your teeth into something crunchy now and then? This low-carb crispbread is a great alternative to flaxseed …

Recipes

Bittersweet Symphony

1. In the bowl of a food processor, pulse the chocolate until very finely ground.<p>2. In a small cup, combine the vegetable oil with the wine and …

Dessert

Keto pancakes with berries and whipped cream

Try these incredible keto cottage cheese pancakes and you’ll never go back to regular flapjacks! Our berry topping gives them just the right amount …

Breakfast

McDonald’s / Burger King

Whether you’re out and about and need a quick meal, or you want to go out with family to have a sit-down dinner, you should be able to find low-carb …

Pan-Roasted Brined Pork Chop

Brining these pork chops makes them moist, tender, and seasoned throughout, and the sugar helps create a dark, caramelized sheen. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup kosher salt<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon juniper berries<p>1/2 teaspoon …

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