Mia Fortescue

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Lamb Navarin Recipe - Great British Chefs

Richard Corrigan's lamb navarin recipe is packed with flavour from caramelised garlic, herbs and anchovies. A 'navarin' is a French stew, …

Great British Bake Off

Cheesy Shepherd’s Pie Recipe - Great British Chefs

Andrew MacKenzie's uses the finest ingredients in his cheesy shepherd's pie recipe, from beautiful lamb mince to Duddleswell cheese - a ewe's milk …

Recipes

Beef Stew Recipe - Great British Chefs

Stews are convenient and a perennial family favourite in many households. Shaun Hill's beef stew recipe requires braising the meat for 2 to 3 hours …

Food

Roasted Chicken with Herb Jus

For dinner parties, Jing Tio makes a supremely juicy roasted chicken adapted from a recipe by chef Mohammad Islam of Hollywood's famed Chateau …

Cooking

Beef Bourguignon

This classic dish originated from the Burgundy region of eastern France as a pauper’s dish until it became a staple of haute cuisine in the early …

Cooking

20 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Cooking

The history behind the room where the royal wedding portraits were shot

On Saturday, shortly after Meghan Markle and Prince Harry exchanged vows before 600 guests in St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Palace, the couple sat …

Royal Weddings

7 Easy, Fancy Meatless Mains — Recipes from The Kitchn

Often, when you think of a fancy dinner, you might first think of meat — things like roast chicken, poached fish, and seared steak. But it's just as …

Cooking

Your Guide to Curtains and Window Treatments

Where Do I Start?<p>Set aside style considerations for a moment; function comes first and will limit your curtain choices, in a good way. If you want …

The Authentic Italian Way to Make Alfredo Pasta Is the Opposite of What You Think

When you think of alfredo pasta, you might think of using heavy cream, milk, flour, and cheese. And you'd be doing it wrong. Allow me to introduce …

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Bras for Big Boobs

Clothing

The French Cheese Puffs You Can Keep in Your Freezer

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>There are two-dozen Parmesan gougères in my freezer ready to bake off at a moment's notice. I have zero parties on the …

15 things you should be doing after work instead of watching TV if you want to be happier

For the longest time, I would come home from work and immediately pop on the TV. It was mindless — after a day of meetings, intensive heads-down work, and never-ending email chains, the only thing I thought I wanted to do was watch five episodes of some sitcom I'd seen hundreds of times before.<p>But …

How to Make Perfect Carbonara: Mistakes to Avoid

By Alex Delany<p>You want perfect strands of pasta glossed with a rich, silky sauce—not noodles tossed with scrambled eggs. Here's how to get it right, every time.<p>Pasta carbonara is the ultimate there's-no-food-in-the-house dinner. No matter how bare your cupboard or unfortunately under-stocked your …

Cooking

Bake This Bread Today

You should try this recipe from Jim Lahey, the founder of New York’s acclaimed Sullivan Street Bakery, as soon as possible.<p>I used to love to bake …

Trend Alert: 8 Companies Designing Modular Kitchen Components

If I had it my way, renting apartments in the States would be more like it is in Germany, where renters bring their own kitchen components from one …

11 Risotto Recipes That Are Easier Than You Think

Risotto is a fine dining staple that, for too long, has been confined to restaurants. The creamy, comforting dish is often thought to be inaccessibly difficult for home cooks. But the truth is that, with the right technique, risotto is easy enough for any cook to make on a weeknight. It comes …

Cooking

How to Clean the Grossest Kitchen Spots

Got grimy stove grates, a gunky faucet, a filmy sink? Here’s how to tackle the most cursed nooks and surfaces. Grab a toothbrush.<p>Sink Drain<p>Sudsy …

Give Roasted Sweet Potatoes a Spicy Spanish Makeover

<i>The following post was written by Valerie Rice, who blogs at Eat Drink Garden with Valerie Rice and is part of POPSUGAR Select Food.</i><p>This simple and flavorful recipe was created for the November Lassen's Natural Food Market flyer. A Santa Barbara-based company with an emphasis on fresh, organic …

Ditch the Candied Yams For This Grown-Up Side Dish

Thanksgiving dinner wouldn't be right without something that's candied, but that casserole of sticky yams gets a bit tired year after year. Instead, tempt your guests' taste buds with acorn squash rings that have been slathered with brown sugar and whiskey. The result? Delicious bites of squash …

31 Totally Unexpected Thanksgiving Sides

Sure, you've got Thanksgiving recipes that are never to be messed with (mom's pecan pie, for instance). But every now and then, we love the idea of pushing tradition aside for something unexpected. Sides are a great way to do that, because, let's be real, sometimes mashed potatoes could use an …

Quick Vegetable Main Dishes

From a layered eggplant, zucchini and tomato casserole to a rustic vegetable tart, here are some fantastic and quick vegetable recipes.

This Is the Only Way I Use Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Arrange a rack in the middle of oven and heat to 400°F. Lightly coat the cups of a mini-muffin tin with cooking spray or butter.<p>Place the mashed …

Mix and Mold Your Own Bath Bombs

After completing this project you will have about 15 natural bath bombs to keep for yourself of share with others. This recipe is perfect for beginners interested in making their own bath bombs. You will discover how simple and fun it can be to create your own bath bombs and learn the basics to …

Cleaning

From fishing to climbing: The best California state parks for all types

Nearly 300 state park units dot the varied landscape of California – that translates to about 1.6 million acres of protected land and the wildlife contained therein.<p>From the granite spires of Castle Crags to the pink and purple hills of Anza-Borrego, each state park offers unique natural delights, …

Pain de Campagne - Country French Bread Recipe

"I got this recipe out of a novel and made some minor changes. It is a yummy French bread that is worth the wait."<p>Ingredients<p>For the Poolish:<p>1/2 …

How to set a budget and stick to it

Whether it's something you need or something you want, creating a budget can help you keep your spending in line so you can reach your financial …

How to cut out cable without cutting your favorite shows

Are you still paying for cable in 2017? Let’s fix that. It's time to break up with your cable company — and this is how.<p>Real talk: cable’s an …

Cord-Cutting

Amazing wildlife adventures: Gorilla trekking in Rwanda

Primate researcher Dian Fossey famously became the first human to closely interact with mountain gorillas, sitting amongst their groups and getting up close and personal. The movie version of her book, <i>Gorillas in the Mist</i>, starred Sigourney Weaver and introduced people worldwide to this incredibly …

Vancouver Island, Through an Artist’s Eyes

A light rain was falling in Victoria, but it wasn’t keeping anyone inside on a Saturday afternoon. The horse-drawn carriages and pedicabs were out in force, a ska band was tuning up by the harbor, and all along Wharf Street, people strolled, most of them without umbrellas. This was British …