Jessica Shea

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4 beautiful pie crusts that are way easier than lattice: http://on.thekitc.hn/SXemfm

Double Chocolate Pancakes and More

July 28, 2014<p>How about a little chocolate to go with your chocolate?<p>That’s right! Double Chocolate Chip Pancakes to start the day.<p>Now, this is …

The Food Lab: How to Make Thai-Style Grilled Chicken (Gai Yang)

Remember that scene at the end of the third season of <i>Lost</i>, when you realize that the whole episode has been <i>flash-forwards</i> instead of flashbacks, and we end up on a bearded, scraggly Jack in tears, as he screams <i>We have to go back!</i> at Kate's cold taillights as they fade into the night?<p>That's how I've …

Perfect Fish Tacos

8 Servings<p>A fish taco dream come true: crispy, light-as-air fried fish, balanced by a creamy slaw and fiery, cooling, and crunchy fixings.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Fish<p>2 pounds skinless red snapper or other mild white fish fillets<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup white rice flour<p>2 teaspoons kosher …

The 10-Second Trick That Will Help You Lift More Weight

Having trouble nailing the single-leg deadlift? Try this trick today<p>The single-leg deadlift is one of the best exercises you can add to your workout, but it's advanced. "In a proper single-leg deadlift, your pelvis stays parallel to the floor as you bend at your hips and extend the other foot …

7 rainy day games to play with your dog

When it's too nasty outside to get exercise, these games will keep your dog's mind and body engaged.<p>A rainy day doesn't mean you and your dog have to …

Spring rolls don't have to be savory! These fruit rolls are so pretty... Get the recipe: http://on.thekitc.hn/i9u0oc

Which Pantry Items Should I Keep in Airtight Containers?

(Image credit: Faith Durand)<p>After I opened up new packages of pantry ingredients, I used to be lazy and just fold down the bag in a sad attempt to …

Spices

Plum Tarts with Honey and Black Pepper

6 Servings<p>Active Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Consider this a two-ingredient tart. Besides the plums and pastry, we bet you have everything else on hand.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 sheet frozen puff pastry (one 14-oz. package or half of 17.3-oz. package), thawed according to package directions<p>1 …

55 Creative Wedding Entourage Photo Ideas

Weddings are always a fun way to bring together all the people that have shaped the lives of the newlyweds-to-be. Whether you’re getting married soon …

Weddings

Palettes, Paint and Professionalism - A Minute with Maury Garvey, the Painting Craftsman

For over thirty years, Maury Garvey has been a vital participant in The Old House New House Home Show, sharing and showcasing his talents as a …

8 Stereotypically Intimidating Dishes Solved by Fail-Proof Recipes

Sometimes experimenting in the kitchen can be a little scary. Okay, maybe a lot scary. This is especially true when it comes to dishes that are either notoriously temperamental (soufflés) or difficult to pronounce (KEEN-wa) or just all-around more complicated than usual (poached eggs). Well, we …

Move over, sugary breakfast cereal. These savory muffins with prosciutto & chives are where it's at! Get the recipe: http://thekitc.hn/1hIO2Dg

Think outside the shell! The best cheeses for tacos + 8 cheesy taco filling ideas: http://thekitc.hn/1eAmbUg

Give the vending machine a run for its money with these homemade, grown-up Hot Pockets with prosciutto and cheddar: http://thekitc.hn/1bkva8k

The Best, 5-Minute Smoked Salmon Appetizer

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: With good smoked salmon on hand, you can have an impressive appetizer ready in 5 minutes flat</i><i>. Here's how.</i><p>Last summer, my …

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<i>Briar Winters is a New York City-based maker who translates her love for exquisite ingredients into nourishing natural skin care and teas for her shop, Marble and Milkweed.</i><p>This festive gathering will provide a rejuvenating escape from the usual December madness. The combination of good company and …

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Rolled fondant makes a beautiful, satin-smooth cake covering, and it’s especially well-loved on wedding cakes. Aside from its porcelain finish, it can be endlessly manipulated to create fancy decorative confectionery embellishments. Even though this icing sounds like a cake lover’s dream come true, …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Hiking

a tour of our chicken coop

Yesterday, I shared pictures of the process of building our coop. Today’s post is simply a photo tour of the coop. Like I mentioned yesterday, our …

Religion as a Product of Psychotropic Drug Use

How much of religious history was influenced by mind-altering substances?<p>The notion that hallucinogenic drugs played a significant part in the development of religion has been extensively discussed, particularly since the middle of the twentieth century. Various ideas of this type have been …

Uruguay Begins Its First High Season With Legalized Marijuana

Christmas in Uruguay marks the start of the high season. That could sound like a giddy little pun on the fact that marijuana is now legal here, but …

Heroic Uruguay deserves a Nobel peace prize for legalising cannabis

I used to think the United Nations was a harmless talking shop, with tax-free jobs for otherwise unemployed bureaucrats. I now realise it is a force for evil. Its response to a truly significant attempt to combat a global menace – Uruguay's new drug regime – has been to declare that it "violates …

5 Best Old-School Ski Resorts

<i>By Christina Valhouli</i><p>There’s something wonderfully comforting about an old-school ski resort. They’re not hip, they’re not cool, and that is …

Skating

11 Film Facts for the Passionate Movie Buff

Lace up your boots and grab your walking stick. It’s time to climb!<p><b>1. Observation Point</b><br>With hikes like Angel’s Landing and the Narrows, Zion National …

National Parks

9 Home Accessories Shopkeepers are Buying in 2014

What the best shopkeepers are eyeing.<p>Always on the hunt, the best shopkeepers see it all. Here's what some of them are eyeing for themselves in the new year

DIY Home Projects

Lavender Bedtime Linen Spray

When I was in high-school there was a candle store in the mall that sold all kinds of highly scented stuff. My friends and I used to buy the lotions, …

Cleaning