Ishita Parikh

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These Are the Top Ten Wine Dessert Recipes on Pinterest

We love wine and we love dessert, and sometimes it’s just too hard to choose between the two. Fortunately, that problem has been solved for us! A glass of wine before bed may help keep the munchies at bay, but we’d just as soon combine our two favorites and have a dessert <i>made</i> with wine. If wine ice …

Dessert

Introduction: Captivating Colombia

I have a couple of flights over the next few days without wifi, so I plan on publishing this trip report <i>really</i> fast, since I have plenty of time to …

South America

Why Havana Is Becoming the World's Hottest Travel Destination

In the land where time stood still, our man in Havana discovers the hypnotic allure of the new Cuba.<p>365<p>SHARES<p>For decades, the only way for Americans …

Aunt Anna's Pepper And Onion Frittata

Aunt Anna's Pepper And Onion Frittata from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss• 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 2 onions, sliced<br>• 2 peppers (red, yellow …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Roasted Tomato Salsa

Roasted Tomato Salsa from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss• 2 pints cherry or grape tomatoes<br>• 2 jalapeno pepper, quartered lengthwise, ribs and seeds removed<br>• 2 …

Tomatoes

Onion Strings

Onion Strings from The Pioneer Woman• 1 whole Large Onion<br>• 2 cup Buttermilk<br>• 2 cup All Purpose Flour<br>• 1 tbsp Salt<br>• 1/4 tsp Cayenne Pepper<br>• 1 quart Canola …

Onions
Cauliflower

From-scratch Oven Fries

From-scratch Oven Fries from Southern Living• 1 1/2 pounds medium-size baking potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch-thick strips<br>• 1 tablespoon vegetable …

French Fries

The pee color spectrum: What it means

Did you know that looking into the toilet bowl is like looking into a crystal ball for your health? The color of your pee can change depending on how hydrated you are, what foods you've been eating, and even as a weird side effect to certain medications. Here's what your urine color says about your …

Healthy Eating

Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Cauliflower Crust Pizza from Bakers Royale• 2 1/2 cups cauliflower, shredded (about on large head - 9.5 oz. )<br>• 1/2 cup finely grated parmesan<br>• 1 teaspoon …

Feta Cheese

Cucumber Goat Cheese Sandwiches

Cucumber Goat Cheese Sandwiches from Framed Cooks• 4 ounces goat cheese at room temperature (you can sub in all cream cheese if you want!)<br>• 4 ounces …

Sandwiches

Lemon Crinkle Cookies

Lemon Crinkle Cookies from Lauren's Latest• ½ cups Butter, Softened<br>• 1 cup Granulated Sugar<br>• ½ teaspoons Vanilla Extract<br>• 1 whole Egg<br>• 1 teaspoon Lemon Zest<br>• 1 …

Dessert

Foodily Blog

Curry Spiced Pommes Frites + Cucumber Dip

Curry Spiced Pommes Frites + Cucumber Dip from Sprouted Kitchen• 1 Russet Potato (about 10 oz.)<br>• 1 tbsp Melted Coconut Oil or Ghee<br>• Heaping 1/2 tsp. Curry …

Low Fat

Broccoli Cheddar Quinoa Fritters

These fritters are a healthier riff on deep fried jalapeno poppers. Lightly pan fried, it's sort of like making pancakes. They cook <i>that</i> fast. Quinoa …

29 Recipes Every Millennial Should Know

You’re in the real world now. That means it’s time to cook like the young professional you are. If you’re clueless and without any cookbooks, have no fear. Cooking is easier than you think, and you can whip up some gourmet meals in no time. Spoon University is here to help with easy recipes that’ll …

Bread

Going Gray in Our 20s: Why It Happens and How to Stop It

It's not *totally* out of your control.<p>Considering that we live in a culture where 33-year-old Kate Middleton is splashed on the cover of magazines simply for letting her silvery roots show, it's fair to say going gray can be a sensitive subject—particularly in our youth-obsessed culture. For most, …

10 Best Spring Hikes in the U.S.

With the arrival of spring, the ground is thawing, flowers are blossoming, and nature is jumping back to life. Take advantage of the natural beauty by heading into the wilderness for a trek on one of the country's 10 best spring hiking trails. With routes that weave through multiple waterfalls, …

Hiking

See the American Civil War in Color Photographs

Allan Pinkerton, President Lincoln, and Maj. Gen. John A. McClernand; at the main eastern theater of the war, Battle of<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Alexander …

War

The Story Behind Lena Dunham's First Tattoo (and How It Turned Into a Documentary)

Lena Dunham still loves her first tattoo, which she got at the young age of 17. It's on her lower back, and it is of her favorite children's book …

Jimmy Kimmel

Zucchini-ribbon "lasagna"

Zucchini-ribbon "lasagna" from Whole Living• 1 can (28 ounces) whole peeled plum tomatoes, with juice<br>• 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 1 small onion, …

Food

Spinach And Artichoke Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Spinach And Artichoke Grilled Cheese Sandwiches from Joy The Baker• splash of olive oil<br>• 1 small clove garlic<br>• 3 cups (or 3 big handfuls) baby spinach<br>• 4 …

Sandwiches

Greek-style Iced Coffee Frappe

Greek-style Iced Coffee Frappe from One Hungry Mama• 3 teaspoons instant coffee, preferably Nescafé, preferably the Greek version<br>• 2-3 teaspoons …

Coffee

How ISIS Became The Richest Terrorist Group In The World

“They are looking towards a long-term economic model."<p>IRBIL, Iraq — Muhammed Jamal can understand why many want to join ISIS.<p>"You get paid the most, you have the most weapons, you are with the most powerful group," said Jamal, who as a Sunni Iraqi would have little trouble joining up with the …

How Your Rising Sign Shapes Your Wardrobe

Our resident astrologist on the cosmic influence on personal taste.<p>Your Sun sign is the essence of who you are, but your ascendant, also known as your rising sign, is how you portray yourself to the world.<p>The sign of the zodiac that was coming up over the Eastern horizon when you were born is your …

Scratch Globe

Scratch Globe is a gold foil coated map of the world which<br>allows you to scratch off where you've been on your travels.<br>When you've scratched off the …

Gold

The Down And Dirty History Of TMZ

How a lawyer from the San Fernando Valley created a gossip empire and transformed himself into the most feared man in Hollywood, all by breaking a few long-held rules and, as rumor has it, lording over a notorious vault full of secrets.<p>For just $53, you can purchase a guaranteed front-of-the-bus …

Journalism

One Simple Chart Shows 72 Uses For Common Household Products

People have been using common substances like citrus juices, oils and vinegars for cooking, as household cleaners and personal grooming products, for …

Famous Words of Fashion's Greatest: Part Two

A second set of style musings and sage advice from the most quotable names in fashion. Plus, see the first installment for 50 more.<p>"The best fashion show is definitely on the street. Always has been, and always will be." —<b>Bill Cunningham</b><p>"Women who wear black lead colorful lives." —<b>Neiman Marcus</b><p>"All …

A Veg-Friendly Burger To Make This Weekend

It’s that time of year again when the grills come out and beers start chilling. There are hot dogs made with unknown “meats," mayonnaise-laden potato …

Balsamic Vinegar