Julia Frew

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After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

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Artistic Mom Turns Meals into Masterpieces

When Lee Samantha was pregnant with her second child, she began making food art in an effort to encourage her elder daughter to eat independently. If …

The 10 Salad Dressings to Know

Without dressing, salad would be extremely dry (and boring). Having a repertoire of dressings on hand can save your leafy greens and give them a bit of personality. Here are the 10 essential salad dressings to know -- just add lettuce.<p>More from Food52<p>• 9 Summer Salads<p>• Quinoa and Vegetable Chorizo …

Breakfast Bar Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from | Weelicious Lunches | William Morrow, 2013<p>When I started coming up with recipe ideas for this book, I asked the …

Thai Curry Butternut Squash Soup

Thai Butternut Squash Soup. {Video!}<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 25, 2013 178<p>I totally forgot something.<p>My soup obsession!<p>Not even sure how that is …

6 Spectacular Make-Ahead Dinner Party Dishes

Six make-ahead dnner party mains, from lamb to seafood soup to eggplant parmesan.<p>As impressive as they look, the best thing about these entrées is that they're prepared in advance, which means you'll spend more time with your guests and less time in the kitchen on party night.

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The Best Way to Quickly & Safely Thaw Frozen Meat

I do my best to plan ahead and let meat thaw slowly in the fridge, but sometimes the mood for a certain dish strikes or company drops by and I just …

Pot Pie

It doesn’t get much better than pot pie. It just doesn’t. It’s that brothy gravy…that golden, crisp crust…those tender, flavorful vegetables.<p>Gosh, …

How to make Baked Sweet Potato Fries

<i>Learn how to make crisp sweet potato fries at home. Baked, not fried – so you can feel good about eating them!</i><p>I have a confession.<p>I am not only …

Carrot and Chickpea Salad With Fried Almonds Recipe

This Middle Eastern-style salad is adapted from Chef Charles Kelsey of Cutty's in Brookline, MA (originally published in Food and Wine, May 2010). Carrots and chickpeas are tossed in a lemon vinaigrette flavored with cilantro, smoked paprika, and cumin—an unusual but delicious combination. For a …

Skillet Salmon With Quinoa, Feta, and Arugula Recipe

I learned this nine-minute, quinoa-cooking method from chef Katie Carey while she worked at Haven's Kitchen, a cooking school in lower Manhattan. She, in turn, read about it in <i>Plenty</i>, one of Yotam Ottolenghi's cookbooks, and it has "totally changed the way I think about cooking quinoa." I'd …

Red Wine Cheat Sheet

Have you ever struggled to choose a bottle of wine? We are all familiar with the most popular varieties, but are unsure what they will taste like. …

Study Finds Mixed Results For Back Braces To Treat Scoliosis

For decades, doctors have been recommending that children with scoliosis wear a back brace so that the sideways curve of the spine doesn't get worse.<p>But there was scant evidence to prove back braces really help.<p>And telling a teenage girl she's going to have to wear a brace 18 hours a day for 7 1/2 …

How to Ask for a Raise: Make More Money

To make matters worse, when workers discover income disparities, studies show they tend to work <i>harder</i>. "[This is] due to the idea that if those around me earn more than I do, it might indicate that if I work hard I will end up earning as much as they do," says Eduardo Pérez Asenjo, study author and …

It's Dangerous to Chase the Moon: 9 Things Every Cyclist Should Know

It's Thursday, Sept. 19. I rolled out of bed at 5:37 a.m. As I headed to the window to look at the morning, I saw a brilliant, yellow moon sitting in the middle of the Western sky peering back at me. I love the moon. And few things such as a sight like this moon, at this hour, could compel me to …

How Many Die From Medical Mistakes In U.S. Hospitals?

It seems that every time researchers estimate how often a medical mistake contributes to a hospital patient's death, the numbers come out worse.<p>In 1999, the Institute of Medicine published the famous "To Err Is Human" report, which dropped a bombshell on the medical community by reporting that up …

6 Recovery Tips for Runners

Try these strategies from Zoe Romano, who recently finished running the Tour de France course<p>Ah, recovery. It’s maybe the best part of training for—or completing—any race. It’s often associated with massages and carbs—so really, what’s not to love? But in spite of the allure of recovery, many …

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Faux Polaroid Coasters

We love a good photo-themed DIY here at Brit HQ, and these Polaroid coasters do not disappoint! Try printing out your Instagram photos to make them.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>4×4 white ceramic tiles<br>• 3.5 x 5 photos<br>• Mod Podge<br>• sponge brush<br>• Clear acrylic spray<br>• Small felt circles<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how …

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Prudential Financial

Thanks to advances in medical technology and a thriving society, Americans can now look forward to living much longer than ever before. In the early …

OPINION: Australia's step back on climate change

<b>EARLY IN SEPTEMBER, BUSHFIRES</b> broke out in Sydney’s west. That is, less than a fortnight after the end of winter, temperatures over 30 degrees led to …

One Week in Prague and Budapest

Before summer slinked its sunshine and idleness into oblivion, we decided spontaneously, mid-month in August, to do a one week trip to Budapest and Prague. Why these two cities in Europe? Well we had only a week available, and I wanted to see Eastern Europe since I had read so much about its being …

40 Recipes for the Fall Harvest Season

40 recipes for fall produce, from butternut squash and brussels sprouts to apples and pomegranate.<p>The mercury's dropping, the leaves are turning orange, and the nights are growing longer.<p>And you know what that means.<p>Your dad's going to pull out that pumpkin-colored wool sweater with the "falling …

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