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Sunday Best: 6 Comforting Recipes for a Weekend Afternoon

Whether it's spicy kimchi stew or Nonna's red sauce, these are the 6 recipes our editors love to serve to their families on a long, slow weekend afternoon<p>A comforting, delicious <b>Sunday supper</b> has an almost mystical ability to make the weekend feel longer. Though, in reality, we crave this kind of …


Why You Should Have a Lean Closet (And How to Get One)

Though Mother Nature may have you feeling otherwise, spring is right around the corner. (As of today, just 45 days to go!) The changing of seasons …

The loveliest thing in ages – Dani Shapiro on the pleasures and perils of writing and the creative life, very much worth a read in its entirety: http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/10/21/still-writing-dani-shapiro/

28 Ways To Eat Apples This Fall

Because an apple beignet keeps the doctor away. Right?


41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …


5 Links to Read Before Organizing Your Kitchen

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master a cooking technique. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Prepare for the new season (and all the cooking that comes with it) with a freshly-organized kitchen.</i><p>With Labor Day officially behind us, we’re slowly starting …


Randall Munroe finishes "Time," the 3,099-panel XKCD serial

Randall Munroe has finally finished Time, his 3,000+ frame slow-motion animation that began life as wordless, enigmatic single-panel XKCD …

62 of the World's Most Beautiful Libraries

<i>For the last couple years, Jill Harness has been rounding up the world's most beautiful libraries by continent. Here they are all in one place, in no</i> …

6 Must-Try Regional Barbecue Sauces! Plus, the BEST BBQ Sauce Recipes

Tell me the kind of barbecue sauce YOU like, and I'll make a pretty accurate guess where you live. There are almost as many unique regional barbecue sauces that are as distinctive accents, y'all. Every aspiring pit master should be familiar with them. Or at least know how spill them strategically …

Tips for Flavorful Fruit Fillings

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p>Last week we all learned strategies for creating firmer fruit fillings, and this week …

Food Preservation

This Week in Recipes

Appetizers & Condiments<p>Basil and Parmesan Mayonnaise<p>Mains<p>Grilled Halibut with Spicy Red Onion Relish, Avocados, Asparagus, and Chipotle Vinaigrette<br>• Crunchy Cauliflower Casserole<br>• Pork Belly BLT with Cherry Tomatoes<br>• Aromatic Indian Shrimp Pilaf (Kolambi Bhaat)<br>• Pasta with Sausage, Squash, and Spinach<br>• Spicy …

Creating an Escape at Home: Reading Nooks

Ever since my first read of <i>Jane Eyre</i>, which opens with her seeking solitude by curling up with a book on a window seat, I've dreamed of having a …

10 More Things You Should Know About Pie

It’s summer. Berries and stone fruits abound, and so the season of pies continues. And we continue to think deeply about the science of pie. There …

27 Tumblr Responses That Are Too Clever For Their Own Good

About 0.4% of the world's population has a genius level IQ of 140 or better. Every single one of them is on Tumblr.

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The Week In Numbers: A Planet That Rains Glass, NASA's New Hunt For Life, And More

<b>63 light-years</b>: the distance from Earth to the blue exoplanet HD 189773b, which looks like a cozy place to live—except its surface temperature is 1,000 degrees Celsius and it rains glass. Sideways.<p><b>5.5 million square feet</b>: the floor space of the new world's largest building, which could fit 20 …

Google just put the market research biz on notice

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Pixsooz<p>It’s not so much the statistics from its various mobile industry surveys that make Google’s new …

Brick by Brick: 25 Unusual Lego Products

The folks at Lego knew about the trend of color blocking way before it was even a thing. As we spend this week celebrating color block in all of its many forms, we turn to the original color blocker: Lego! Here are 25 unusual Lego products, from ice cube trays to DIY cameras.<p>1. Build-On Brick Mug …

Parents Capture Their Son’s First Year of Life One Second at a Time in ‘A Second a Day From Birth’

Vlogger Sam Cornwell and his wife captured a short video every day for the first year of their son Indigo’s life which began on July 9th, 2012. They …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.


Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Watermelon with chile, salt, and lime is kinda mind-blowing. This recipe should DEFINITELY be included in your 4th of July plans. http://bit.ly/17IZWaY

Spiced Cucumbers and Coconut Milk

Makes about 4 cups<p>June 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>2 cups 1/4-inch-thick slices peeled lemon cucumber (or any other cucumber)<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 small tomatoes, peeled, seeded, and coarsely chopped<p>4 scallions, thinly sliced<p>2 red Thai chiles (with seeds), …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

LEAF: DIY Pocket Print Tee

Berry Cheesecake Tarts

Martha’s Favorite Recipes for Summer

Warm-weather dining calls for delicious meals made with the season’s bounty of fresh, ripe produce. Here are Martha's all-time favorite recipes for casual summer entertaining.<p>These picture-perfect muffins are studded with fresh blueberries and capped with crunchy sugar and crumb toppings. The …

The Science of “Chunking,” Working Memory, and How Pattern Recognition Fuels Creativity

It seems to be the season for fascinating meditations on consciousness, exploring such questions as what happens while we sleep, how complex cognition evolved, and why the world exists. Joining them and prior explorations of what it means to be human is <b>The Ravenous Brain: How the New Science of</b> …

If there's anything more insane/awesome than a BISCUIT BAR, we don't know what it is. #bagrubcrawl

21 Yahoo Answers That Are Too Clever For Their Own Good

Yahoo Answers has a reputation for being home to some of the stupidest people on the internet. Until you scroll down to the answers.