Nicole Lee

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Wow-za! 14 Pizza-Inspired Recipes

Traditional pizza is pretty perfect. The crust + tomato sauce + mozzarella combo makes a great blank canvas for tons of flavor profiles and variations. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to eat a pizza that isn’t in regular pizza form<i>?</i> Well, we have, so we hunted down some</i> …

Cooking

Not Yo Cheese: 24 Nacho Recipes You Won’t Want to Share

Snacking — we can’t, we won’t ever quit it. And one of the best ways to satisfy any snackage mood is cheese. You can never go wrong with a classic grilled cheese or the comfort of homemade mac and cheese, but those two pale in comparison when placed next to the almighty nacho. Whether you’re …

Cooking

Around the World in 25 Pancake Recipes

Pancakes, we sure do love ’em whether they’re savory or stacked sky high. What makes them even better, and even <i>more</i> intriguing is the sheer number of regional varieties that exist and just how far back they go in our civilization’s history. (We’re talking, all the way back to prehistoric days — so …

Breakfast

The 15 Best Breakfast Sandwiches to Start Your Day

Mornings are hard no matter how much coffee’s at your disposal. When you’re not operating at your best, it’s especially hard to argue with the convenience of the drive-thru breakfast sandwich, but we promise that these 15 homemade creations are definitely worth waking up early to throw together. …

Breakfast

22 Amazing IKEA Shelf + Table Hacks to Try Immediately

You know that Swedish store we all love and adore… the one that’s known for its meatballs and furniture opportunity? The answer is four little letters: IKEA! Their modern styles are so popular and affordable that they’re found in many homes (and apartments) from coast to coast. Sometimes, you come …

Dining Rooms

Make Easy DIY Mosquito Repellent to Battle Bugs All Summer

Summer means fun in the sun, BBQs in the shade, cornhole in the backyard and mosquitos buzzing incessantly around your bod every time you leave the house. And sometimes when you leave the window open. Yup, you know it’s true — probably because you’re already sporting some itchy, scratchy, annoying …

Alternative Medicine

25 Essential Baking Tips and Tricks for Beginner Bakers

Oh, Martha. You make it look so easy. Cream the butter, sift the flour and voilà! A perfectly baked cake. Well, we’ve tried. And it doesn’t always work like that. If your cookies always end up burned or the thought of activating yeast makes you start to sweat, here are 25 baking lessons to help you …

Dessert

Brunch O’Clock: 18 Boss Eggs Benedict Recipes

Why wait for your Sunday brunch reservation to enjoy this decadent treat? You can make it at home! Don’t be intimidated by the poached eggs and hollandaise sauce. It’s really not as hard as you think it is, and the results are definitely worth the minimal effort. From Asian fusion to heart-stopping …

Breakfast

Taiwan: a secret foodie wonderland

Right now, in-the-know foodies from across Asia are descending on an island in the East China Sea to gobble steaming plates of dumplings and nibble stinking sticks of tofu.<p>Taiwan’s food scene is exploding and now is the time to go - Taiwanese chefs are winning awards, the country heaves with night …

Food & Dining

Top experiences in Bali: making the most of paradise

Immerse yourself in the colour and sound of a traditional festival, dine on local specialities, snorkel beautiful reefs, watch craftspeople at work, wander through lush rice fields, or just relax and be pampered at a Balinese spa. There's an awful lot to do in paradise and it's not all about the …

Asia Travel

A day-trip to North Korea's border

Following orders from the US soldier to line up in a row, we stood obediently looking out into enemy lines. I cast my mind back to the waiver form I’d just signed: ‘The visit to the Joint Security Area at Panmunjom will entail entering a hostile area and the possibility of injury or death as a …

North Korea

20 free things to do in Sydney

You don't need a fat wallet to enjoy the glamour and chic of Sydney. These 20 attractions, activities and icons won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Take the Bondi to Coogee Walk</b><p>One of the most spectacular walks and coastlines you could hope to see, this route takes in some of Sydney’s most iconic beaches. In …

Australia

24 hours in Macau

Just an hour from Hong Kong by high-speed ferry lies the former Portuguese colony of Macau. Its heritage architecture sits easily alongside incense-scented temples and shrines, and the Portuguese spoken by some long-time residents intermingles with local Cantonese and the Mandarin of the crowds …

European Travel

The Trick to Spotting Your Luggage is THIS DIY!

Your summer travels just go SO much easier. Before you jet set, paint your luggage tags with color blocks and polka dots for easy airport spotting. Seriously, how did WE not think of this travel trick sooner? ;)<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>blank luggage tags<br>• Craft Paint<br>• paintbrushes<br>• washi tape<br>• hole</b> …

Luggage

Scrambled-Egg Recipes

The key to fluffy scrambled eggs is to beat the eggs briskly for at least 15 seconds before cooking, incorporating air to produce large, puffy curds. Try it with any of our seven recipes for scrambled eggs, including a dill-feta scramble, southwest scramble, and more.

Bored With Your Breakfast? 20 New Recipes to Mix Up Your Mornings

We know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but does that mean it’s always the most exciting? Definitely not. That’s why we’ve compiled 20 unique and exciting ways to eat your favorite breakfast foods. We’ve got ideas for your healthy starts, your mornings fueled by guilty pleasure …

Breakfast

Super Fast Food: 15 Meals in 15 Minutes

Breaking news: you don’t have to spend hours in the kitchen to create healthy, nourishing dinners. In fact, you don’t have to spend more than 15 minutes! Don’t believe us? Here’s the proof — a handy list of quick meals that’s sure to become your new go-to menu planner. Set out the ingredients, …

Cooking

Deviled Eggs With Shrimp, Jalapeño, and Radish Recipe

Crisp and tender poached shrimp salad seasoned with a touch of mayonnaise, jalapeño, and radish goes perfectly with lemon-spiked deviled eggs.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients6 hard boiled or hard steamed eggs, peeled and halved lengthwise3 tablespoons mayonnaise1 …

Deviled Eggs With Crispy Shallots and Chilies Recipe

Sweet and savory Thai-style fried shallots are a natural pair for lemony deviled eggs with hot diced chilies.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients6 hard boiled or hard steamed eggs, peeled and halved lengthwise3 tablespoons mayonnaise1 1/2 tablespoons finely diced …

23 Delicious (+ Guilt-Free!) Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about gift ideas and brunch options. But instead of making the usual 11am reservation at a swanky restaurant, why not whip up your own brunch menu at home this year? To help you craft the perfect mid-morning meal for mom, we’ve …

Breakfast

32 Magical, Mouthwatering Mushroom Recipes

Sure, they <i>technically</i> are grown from fungus, but that’s no reason to shy away from a shroom! Mushrooms are crazy versatile — set aside their many nutritional benefits (they’re immune-boosting, full of antioxidants and packed with Vitamin D), the real magic is in their flavor. Eat them as a filling …

Cooking

Cooking 101: 22 Recipes Every Cook Should Know

Aprons on, ladies! It’s time for a crash course in cooking basics, as in the dishes you should no doubt have in your recipe arsenal. We’re talking everything from breakfast staples and easier-than-they-look roasts to crowd-pleasing side dishes and deliciously simple desserts. Besides letting you …

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Modern Twists on an Ancient Food: 19 Unconventional Hummus Recipes

Mix up your hummus repertoire with these 19 tasty twists on the Middle Eastern staple. Whether you like things layered or prefer yours lower in carbs courtesy of cauliflower, we have you covered!<p>1. Avocado Hummus with Whole Wheat Pita Chips: Two of our favorite foods collide to create one bowlful …

Healthy Eating

Score! 19 Dip Recipes for a Winning Super Bowl Party

By now you know that we’re crazy about queso, but the reality is: We like any sort substance that is fit for a chip plunge. And with the best chip-dipping day on the horizon, we’re sure you’ve already scoped out these 15 victorious dip options, not to mention a host of appetizers, and probably this …

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Extremely Essential Camera Skills by Rob and Lauren Lim

The fastest route to better quality photography isn’t buying a new and expensive camera with all the latest bells and whistles. It’s by mastering the …

12 Tasty Recipes Sure To Cure Any Hangover

Strong black coffee, Tylenol, and copious cups of water are common hangover cures, while others prefer the hair of the dog. But for many, greasy grub and alcohol-absorbing carbs are the key to sober up. For those in that camp, we’ve compiled a list of tasty hangover recipes for all those that …

Food

17 Outside-the-Pizza-Box Pizza Recipes

How you doin’ this morning? Craving something greasy? Maybe fries, a burger, or… pizza?<p>A simple, un-fooled-around-with cheese pizza is one of life’s simple pleasures. But, unless you are Macauley Caulkin in Home Alone, one cannot survive on plain cheese pizza alone. We’ve already shown you our best …

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