Julie Rusch

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One Last Piece of Life Advice from Anthony Bourdain

Listening back through my tapes from interviewing Bourdain in 2016, I found a gem.<p>A few days before Christmas 2016, former MUNCHIES Editor-in-Chief Helen Hollyman and I shared the experience of interviewing Anthony Bourdain at Bemelmans Bar here in New York City. We recorded for nearly four hours, …

Manhattan

5 baking soda hacks to keep your laundry smelling super fresh

As the buzz around multi-tasking ingredients and pantry-staples hacks reaches an audible roar, happy news: Another ingredient is about to join the …

Cleaning

Yotam Ottolenghi’s lamb recipes

It’s hard to beat a leg or shoulder of lamb, roasted for many hours in the oven with a bunch of your favourite vegetables and herbs. But the same qualities that make lamb so ideal for long and slow cooking – the rich meat, high in fat and flavour – also work their magic when you cook it for a much …

Recipes

7 Summer Dinner Ideas to Keep on Constant Rotation Through September

As much as we love the leafy spinach, hearty artichokes, and crunchy sugar snap peas that fill the produce aisle in spring, summer produce is where …

Cooking

Spicy Pork Bowl with Greens and Carrots

4 servings<p>Pork tenderloin is inexpensive and widely available. Giving it a bulgogi-influenced makeover makes it flavorful, fast-cooking, and weeknight-friendly.<p>May 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1¼-lb. pork tenderloin<p>3 Tbsp. hot chili paste (such as sambal oelek)<p>2 Tbsp. light brown sugar<p>1 1" piece ginger, …

Recipes

The Organized Pantry: 8 Rules for Decanting Dried Goods

3. Clean and dry your jars before using.<p>Make sure your new (or reused) jars are completely clean. And dry. Any remaining moisture will cause your …

Tis the Season for Julia Child’s Trademark Vinaigrette

Julia Child once said: “The perfect vinaigrette is so easy to make that I see no reason whatsoever for bottled dressings.”<p>Once again, we can’t help …

Country Lifestyle

11 Surprising Signs That You May Be Way Smarter Than Most People

For one thing, if you're a musician, you're already ahead of the game.<p>If you've been called smart or intelligent your whole life, it may be for any of the reasons listed below. That's according to science, of course.<p>And if the verdict is still out on whether you're truly smart or not, this may just …

Siblings

Thomasina Miers’ recipe for balsamic braised onion tart with blue cheese

My first job in food was at a deli on Great Portland Street in London. Adjoining it was a bakery where, every afternoon, chef Angus would make puff pastry for the following day’s croissants, some filled with gruyere cheese, others homemade almond paste or Valhrona chocolate. Sadly, I have neither …

Recipes

Honey-Sriracha Chicken Skewers

These chicken skewers are my take on buffalo wings. Instead of wings, I use thighs, and instead of buffalo sauce, I use sriracha topped with blue …

The Best Salmon Toppings You Haven’t Tried Yet

Are you bored with your same-old, basic salmon recipes? Try one of these easy, healthy ways to add serious flavor to your fish dinners fast. For each …

Interior Designers Reveal How to Make Your Home Picture-Worthy

If you’re the glass-half-full type, you’d probably say that we’re lucky to live in a time where there’s no shortage of home design inspiration. While …

Home Decorating

10 Quotes from Barbara Bush That Will Inspire You

In the nearly 30 years since she first took her place among America's laudable First Ladies, Barbara Bush, who passed away today at the age of 92, …

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Garlic Butter Smashed Sweet Potatoes With Parmesan

Lightly grease a large baking sheet or tray with cooking oil spray. Arrange sweet potatoes onto the sheet and use a fork to LIGHTLY flatten each …

We’re Smitten with Deb Perelman’s Olive Oil Shortbread

Think of shortbread cookies and your first thought is likely of butter—and lots of it. But you won’t find any in Deb Perelman’s version, from <i>Smitten Kitchen Every Day</i>, our Cookbook Club’s book of the month. Perelman acknowledges that “the landscape of butter-free cookies is usually filled with …

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big deal: Nothing sets the tone for a space like the color on the walls. So deciding what paint color to …

Hot metal: the shiniest new interiors trend

If it feels like an age since you packed away your Christmas decorations, rejoice: you can embrace all things that shimmer again. Metallics can add sparkle to your home far beyond the festive season. "Architecture, interior decoration and fashion are all being heavily influenced by the Sixties and …

Home Decorating

Stuffed Peppers

4 servings<p>We take classic stuffed peppers to the next level by adding a secret ingredient (chopped walnuts) and using both ground beef and ground pork to prevent the filling from drying out. Believe it or not, these are even better reheated the next day!<p>February 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 Tbsp. …

Recipes

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

Braised Chicken Thighs with Squash and Mustard Greens

8 Servings<p>Don’t have an acorn squash for this chicken thighs recipe? Use butternut. Not into mustard greens? Use kale, Swiss chard, or spinach.<p>December 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 pounds skin-on, bone-in chicken thighs (about 12), patted dry<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>8 …

Recipes

Lamb and Winter Squash Soup

4 servings<p>If you can’t find delicata squash in your neck of the woods, acorn or butternut will do the trick.<p>February 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound boneless lamb shoulder, excess fat trimmed, cut into 2-inch pieces<p>Kosher salt<p>1 dried guajillo or ancho chile<p>1 medium onion, sliced into ½-inch-thick rounds<p>…

Recipes

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

Weight Loss

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Broccoli Salad

Facebook TwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInYOU’LL NEED<br>FOR THE RED WINE DRESSING<br>½ cup red wine vinegar<br>½ cup honey<br>2 tbsp Dijon mustard<br>1/2 cup grape seed …

9 of the Most Gorgeous Kitchen Floors in the World

The floor might not be the first thing you think of when planning your new kitchen, but that doesn't mean a floor can't make or break a kitchen. Here …

This 5-Minute Olive Sauce Belongs on Whatever You're Making for Dinner Tonight

It's awesome on fish—but we've thrown it on chicken, rice, crackers, straight from the spoon...<p>You know that cliff-side villa you own on Italy’s Amalfi Coast? The one with the lemon trees and the small, grassy side yard, which doubles as an olive orchard? Oh. That wasn’t you? Yeah, me neither. I do …

Recipes

I Panic If I Don’t Have at Least 5 Jars of This Spicy Chili Crisp

I discovered Lao Gan Ma by accident. I was in Chinatown’s Hong Kong Supermarket looking for the chili oil they use at Tasty Hand-Pulled Noodles, a …

Food & Dining

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps