Jessica Liou

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Salty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

24 Servings<p>Finishing your chocolate chunk cookies cookies with a flaky salt like Maldon brings out the chocolate flavor and tempers the sweetness, creating the ultimate sweet and salty snack. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups …

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How to Google like a boss - Become a master of Google search with these little-known tips

Imagine if you could use 5 simple shortcuts while working in Excel, and increase your productivity without wasting time for searching information in …

10 Plyometric Exercise Moves That Burn Major Calories

These high-intensity moves can improve your performance, too<p>Ever seen people at the gym do a series of crazy-intense, rapid-fire jumps, skips, and hops? You were probably witnessing plyometrics, a type of high-octane training that taps into energy stored in muscles to encourage muscle development, …

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BA's Ultimate Lobster Rolls

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Warm, toasty, buttered rolls are key. If you can't find New England–style buns, trim 1/4-inch from both sides of standard hot dog buns to remove the crust and expose more surface area.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>3 1 1/4-pound live lobsters<p>1 celery stalk, …

Olive oil recipes: classic focaccia

I picked up this classic focaccia recipe in Genoa<p><i>Makes 1 loaf</i><p>20g/¾ oz fresh yeast or 1x 7g sachet dry yeast<p>A pinch of sugar<p>500g/1lb 2 oz organic white bread flour<p>1 tsp of salt<p>Approx 100ml/3½ fl oz olive oil, plus extra for greasing and drizzling<p>A few sprigs of rosemary<p>Sea salt<p>Dissolve the yeast in …

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7 Big Bundt Cake Recipes to Make You Quote Sir Mix-A-Lot

Here are seven awesome recipes that will make people be all like, "Oh my God, Becky, look at her bundt."<p><b>We like big bundts and we cannot lie</b>. Seriously—these round, gorgeously shaped cakes are a pretty sight on a dessert table. Their crevices and that big hole in the middle of them allows for a …

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French Macaron Recipes That Are Truly Fantastique!

Pastry crazes may come and go, but the macaron's appeal is timeless. This Parisian import seduces through playful elegance; and based on its reception, nothing is lost in translation.<p>Once only found at high-end patisseries, we’ve perfected the art of making these chic sandwich cookies at home (for …

Roast Satisfying Butternut Squash Salad

This hearty side dish won’t bust your gut<p>How many times within the last month have you pulled the side salad default?<p>You know what I’m talking about. This is when, knowing that you should probably eat some vegetables with your meal, you open a bag of lettuce, pull out a handful of greens, and drop …

Healthy recipes: sweet potato brownies

Sweet potatoes are an unusual but tasty key ingredient in these gluten-free brownies<p><i>Makes 10</i><p>If I were asked my favourite foods, the list would be: sweet potatoes, dates, cacao, raw brownies and avocado. So it seems natural to combine at least four of the five, which is exactly what<p>I did in these …

Helpful Infographic Perfectly Pairs Wine with Food

Whether you consider yourself a wine connoisseur or not, you could probably use this infographic to learn a thing or two about the liquid of the gods. How many calories does a typical glass of white wine versus red wine have and, more importantly, which wine should you pair with tonight's dinner? …

How to Draw a Face

Faces are the basic part of the human anatomy, and can display a wide variety of emotions. In a portrait or artwork of people, faces would be the …

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Maple Syrup and Vanilla Cheesecake with Pecan Brittle

<i>A syrupy baked good, this delectable recipe for maple syrup and vanilla cheesecake is a weekend comfort dish the entire family can enjoy.</i><p><b>Serves</b> …

How to Make Glow in the Dark Cupcakes

Want to make glow in the dark cupcakes? Want to save that money from buying that expensive glow in the dark frosting? Have no fear! This article will …

How to Make Lemon Mousse

1<p><b>Crack 3 whole eggs into a heat-proof bowl.</b><p>2<p><b>Add the yolks only of 3 separated eggs.</b> Place the egg whites into a separate bowl and refrigerate.<p>3<p><b>Mix in</b> …

Which Kitchen Tools Are Worth Splurging On?

Is that 17-piece knife set worth the $$$? What about a Cuisinart? The BA test kitchen looks at which tools should--or shouldn't--cost you a fortune.<p>When it comes to kitchen tools and gadgets, it can be hard to decipher which are worth the splurge and which are good on the cheap—especially if you're …

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Want a Tight Butt That Defies Gravity?

Firm your butt and legs as you torch calories with this dynamic routine—inspired by some of the fittest women around<p>Each day at sunrise, 32-year-old LisaVan Sciver, a full-time ski patroller at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming, is on the slopes—some of the most challenging in North America, …

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Get Motivated With These Inspirational Quotes

Exercise tips and sayings to keep you going to the gym<p>OK, it's not always your brain's fault that you find yourself back in the locker room before you've completed your planned workout. Sometimes you just wuss out. We polled 100 women to find out the sweet nothings they whisper to themselves when …

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Learn The Ins and Outs of Wine with this Infographic

Wine is complicated, there's no getting around it. While I prefer to just relax and enjoy it, if you want a better appreciation and understanding of …

Impressive Modern Cottage at the Base of Squak Mountain, Washington

Have a look at this home located at the base of Squak Mountainin, Washington, combining sustainable materials and features with the ultimate in …

Bright and Inspiring Single Family House in New Jersey by McCoubrey / Overholser

Owning a house nearby the seashore can be a wonderful experience. Hearing the sea’s whisperings, capturing thousands of unique sunsets and waking up …

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23 Signs You're Secretly An Introvert

Think you can spot an introvert in a crowd? Think again. Although the stereotypical introvert may be the one at the party who's hanging out alone by the food table fiddling with an iPhone, the "social butterfly" can just as easily have an introverted personality.<p>"Spotting the introvert can be …

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Hand Pies Are The Best And Cutest Pies

You know what feels good in the hand? Pie does.

BMW 8 Series revival not coming anytime soon

If you thought the BMW Gran Lusso Coupe concept that was shown at Villa d'Este a few months back was a preview of a new BMW 8 Series, prepare to be disappointed. According to a report from the UK's <i>Autocar</i>, BMW officials have "rejected suggestions" that a production model based on the concept was …