Jocelyn Yau

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You and Me and Appetizers Make Three: 26 Great Date Night Menu Ideas

Put away the Netflix and change out of those sweatpants: These date night menu ideas deserve some proper respect.<p><b>Why save the best meals for company?</b> Pull out all the stops (we're talking luxurious bone-in rib eye) for just the two of you. Try one of these dishes at your next date night, and you'll …

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A First Meal At Chang and Pinsky’s Nishi, an Italian and Asian Mash-Up

For excitement these days, nothing quite beats a restaurant’s opening night. There’s an electricity in the air, and a sense of jubilant expectation, as fidgeting foodies line up outside like they’re waiting for a big-ticket rock concert or a Broadway blockbuster. Restaurant debuts have become …

Bill Cosby charges: What happens next?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Suddenly, Bill Cosby can no longer escape prosecution.<p>The number of his accusers had grown to the size of a choir. And the refrain of the 50-plus women has been virtually the same: He drugged me; he sexually assaulted me -- or he tried to.<p>Cosby has vehemently denied any wrongdoing. And his …

Comedy

Elements Needed For Creating A Warm, Rustic Bedroom

Natural elements, textural pieces and inspiration stemming from a rugged, organic foundation, rustic elements come from a very defined and specific …

How to Make a Crêpe Cake

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>T</i><i>oday: What's more impressive than homemade crêpes? Twenty homemade crêpes layered with pastry cream. (It's easy, we …

All About Lamb Shanks + A New Braise for Fall

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: If you want to cook lamb without breaking the bank, pick up a few</i> …

Recipes

Japanese Aesthetic: 35 Wabi Sabi Home Décor Ideas

The Japanese aesthetic of Wabi Sabi is based on the idea of beauty of imperfection. This old complicated concept comes from Zen Buddhism thus sharing …

9 Ways to Eat Well—Really Well—While Camping

Planning an end-of-the-summer, last-hurrah camping trip? Lucky you! Just remember that hunkering down in a tent doesn't mandate the roasting of hot dogs on sticks (unless, of course, you want to). Pack your bug spray, your flashlight, and your GORP—but eat well, too!<p>All you'll need to eat well in …

The Super Simple Trick To Making Home-Cooked Meals Delicious

It's all in the herbs.<p>Home cooking is hard, we know, which is why we're always looking for ways to make it infinitely easier. Lucky for all of us, we have found the ultimate trick that not only makes home-cooked meals taste better, but makes them easier to create on the fly, too. We know, this is …

Earth View: A Curated Selection of the Most Striking Satellite Images Found on Google Earth | Colossal

<p>Earth View is a giant collection of 1,500 curated images that represent the most striking images found through Google Earth. You can can click or …

Google Earth

Martha Stewart's One

<b>Author Notes:</b> This pasta cooks entirely in one pan (without boiling water first) and makes its own sauce, all in about 9 minutes. Adapted slightly from <b>Martha Stewart Living</b> (June 2013) —Genius Recipes<p><b>Serves: 4</b><p>12 ounces linguine<br>• 12 ounces cherry or grape tomatoes, halved or quartered if large<br>• 1 onion, …

Light and easy roasts for summer

Love a Sunday roast but want something fresh, simple and summery? We've got the perfect recipes, from lamb with lavender to lemon potatoes<p>We British love our Sunday roasts, but sometimes, when the weather is hot, the traditional dinner can seem stodgy and overwhelming.<p>Thankfully, there are plenty …

5 Genius Products in IKEA's New Catalog

1<p>NORRÅKER Work Bench<p>This slim, solid birch table solves the problem of too little counter space (or no kitchen island). With a built-in drawer and a …

Workbenches

35 healthy, gorgeous smoothie bowls that will change your mornings forever

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Eat Pretty: Saturday Morning Blueberry Pancakes

These pancakes are inspired by one of my childhood favorites: the blueberry buttermilk pancake. However, this version incorporates banana, buckwheat …

20 Stress Reducing Self Care Ideas

Top 10 national and state parks in New England, USA

Photograph: Getty Images/Lonely Planet Images<p>Hiker descending Mount Katahdin.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/22/1432307231391/1b37fbbd-187c-48fd-967c-973b5ca7cddc-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Getty Images/Lonely Planet Images<p>Hiker descending Mount …

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The Shingled House DIY: Easy Burlap Shades (for Less Than $20 Each)

Like us, San Francisco blogger Caitlin Long of The Shingled House regularly turns to Commune Design of Los Angeles for a dose of inspiration. …

10 Contemporary Illustrators You Should Know About

With illustrations bearing the mark of the artist, there is a certain authenticity attached to a hand-drawn work of art. Illustrations have the power …

Powerful photos of people shortly before and directly after their death

en_US<p>article<p>Photographer Walter Schels was terrified of death, so much so he refused to see his mother after she passed away. Upon entering his 70s, …

20 Hearty Fall Recipes That'll Warm You Up

When you need comforting, these are the only things that'll do.<p>Comfort food season has arrived, so skip the summer salads and opt for hearty soups, casseroles, and roasts. These autumn dishes are filling, easy to make, and perfect for a cold fall day. We also threw some baked goods in here, too, …

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Cursed Warship Revealed With Treasure Onboard

Researchers and divers have started studying the secrets that Mars, the pride of Sweden's 16th-century navy, has held for 450 years.<p>It was the largest and fiercest warship in the world, named the <i>Mars</i> for the Roman god of war: But it went up in a ball of flames in a brutal naval battle in 1564, …

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