Jenn de la Vega

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The Best Ways to Learn to Code for Free

New skills at no cost.<p>The web and our phones are playing an increasingly vital part in our lives, and that isn't going to stop any time soon. That means we're more and more at the mercy of the people who design and code on these platforms.<p>If you want to be a creator rather than a consumer of apps …

Programming

Self-publishing Your Book is Not Hard: A Toolkit For First-Timers

A good idea is just one piece of the book-writing pie. Here's a toolkit to start and finish your book.<p>It's time to write your book. <i>And</i> publish it. To start off on the right foot, read through these helpful tips that will make the process easier.<p>Background: I wrote, edited, formatted, and published …

Publishing

Become a Google Chrome power user

Do you want to become a Google Chrome power user? Read on!<p>Do you use Google Chrome? Do you want to become a Google Chrome guru? Read on!<p>What follows …

Google

Ochazuke (Japanese Steeped Rice)

The origins of this recipe are incredibly simple—leftover rice with hot water, broth, or tea poured over. We started there, then kept going. All of the finishing touches (ginger, furikake, and nori) make this feel less like a snack and more like a balanced dish.<p>Ingredients<p>4 servings<p>2 cups warm …

Recipes

Flame Cake or Flammkuchen Is Pizza Alsatian-Style

<b>Make the Dough</b><p>Place bread flour, rye flour and salt in a bowl.<br>• In a separate small bowl, dissolve fresh yeast or active dry yeast in some of the …

Baking

Cold-chicken salad with tarragon-cream dressing and pea shoots

A creamy tarragon dressing is the perfect accompaniment to this chicken and pea-shoot salad.<p><b>Cold-chicken salad with tarragon-cream dressing and pea</b> …

Recipes

Zucchini Rose Tartlets

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Roll the puff pastry out to a 12-inch square on a floured work surface. Brush lightly with the olive oil and …

Recipes

Why Are Eggs Sold By the Dozen?

The fact that we buy eggs by the dozen has always seemed like one of those everyday facts of life that's not particularly worth thinking too hard …

Eggs

Maple Multigrain Waffle Cake with Cinnamon Syrup Drizzle

I‘m only popping in for a minute to let you know about this <i>maplelicious</i> waffle cake I created recently for Food Network Canada.<p>I’m writing the …

Breakfast

Turmeric-Infused Oil

With the insurgence of gut health in the wellness world, we now understand that some foods are anti-inflammatory while others actually cause …

Recipes

The 10 most influential handheld games consoles – in pictures

From Mattel’s 515-byte Auto Race to this year’s game-changing Nintendo Switch, here are the portable gaming devices that have pushed things forward

Gaming

Social Media: How to kill it on Twitter, Snapchat, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram, as told by the masters

People carving a living out of Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram tell Larry Bartleet how they're doing it<p>How to get a million …

Social Media

This is the best bread in the world. Here's how to make it

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

Baking

Nicole Kidman Slagged Off A Chef's Cooking Live On-Air

Things didn't go as planned on this 'Ellen' segment<p>During chat show cooking segments, guests are pretty much obliged to swallow down anything with a …

Prosecco Ice Lollies Are Finally a Thing and You'll Want to Stock Up This Summer

While last summer's cocktail darling frosé may be all you want to drink in warm weather, the frozen wine is so quick to melt in the heat it’s beyond …

This French Cheese Puff Is the Best App You're Not Making

Do you love cheese and light, fluffy bread? That's a silly question. Cheesy bread is one of the most satisfying combinations we know — especially …

7 ways to get over your writer's block, according to published authors

Most people have experienced writer's block at one time or another, regardless of whether you're a professional writer or not.<p>Whether it's a novel, poem, essay, or even an email or letter, sometimes the words just won't come.<p>To help you get over writer's block, we've gone through some answers from …

Writing

Slice Potatoes And Put Them In A Muffin Pan. They’ll Come Out Of The Oven Family Favorite!

Even though many of us do have muffin tins at home, only a few find some innovative ways to use them. However, they can soon become very useful, if …

Vegetables

An Easy Recipe for Wild Ramp and Bacon Dip

Field care, butchering tips, and wild recipes<p>Serve this snack with ripple chips and watch it disappear<p>It is no secret that I am a big fan of ramps. I …

Recipes

Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuit-Flavored Lip Balm…Why?

When it comes to marketing, companies do a lot to get the attention of consumers. Red Lobster is celebrating its 25th anniversary and to mark the …

Makeup

Miss Ada, Drawing on Middle Eastern Flavors, to Open in Brooklyn

<b>Headliner</b><p><b>MISS ADA</b> The chef Tomer Blechman, whose résumé includes Lupa, Bar Bolonat and Maialino, looked to the Hebrew word for restaurant, “misada,” when naming his new place. His cooking pulls from the Middle East, with labneh, sumac, tahini and schug, a spicy Yemenite sauce, playing a role. The …

Restaurants

25 Historical Pictures Of Women Who Had The Ovaries To Take On Life

Forget having the "balls" to do something. We all know that this is what the expression should *really* be.<p>Posted on May 09, 2017, 17:16 GMT<p>1. The Australian Annette Kellermann (professional swimmer, writer, and vaudeville performer) was one of the first women to wear a one-piece swimsuit and …

Women's News

Want to write a book? Stop talking about it. Entirely.

There’s an old Korean saying that my mother is fond of repeating: “You have nothing to fear from someone who threatens that he is going to kill you tomorrow.” In other words, if the speaker’s true intention were to kill you, he would have done it already. He would not have told you he was going to …

Authors

How to learn a language in super-fast time

Last week, the war of words between the EU and Britain over Brexit took an unexpected turn – when Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission president, elected to deliver his in French instead of English.<p>Addressing a conference in Italy, Junker claimed that “slowly but surely English is losing …

Language Learning

Simple Pot-Au-Feu | America's Test Kitchen

Why This Recipe Works<p>To simplify and streamline pot-au-feu, we used easy-to-find, affordable chuck-eye roast in place of a range of hard-to-find cuts …

BeEF

Most Underrated Open World Video Games Of All Time

The overabundance of these titles hitting shelves year in and year out, it’s meant that plenty of great games have slipped through the cracks …

Gaming

How I Earn $200,000+ a Year From Photography

Kind of a crazy thing– I think you can stay true to your roots, values, and ethics– and also get rich:<p>I wanna tell you the secrets of how I earn over …

Street Photography

11 great money-saving hacks in NYC

You may have heard the news that New York has now dropped behind San Fransisco and is only the second most expensive city in the U.S. to live in, but …

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Acquired Tastes: The saucy comforts of Taiwanese turkey rice

<i>In Acquired Tastes,</i> The A.V. Club <i>explores the food and drinks we can’t live without.</i><p>On my first trip to Taiwan, I expected bubble tea, soup dumplings, and beef noodle soup. And I got them. What I didn’t expect was that my most memorable meal would involve turkey.<p>This wasn’t some misguided attempt …

Food & Dining