Karen J Lange

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All-Butter Pie Dough

Makes enough for two 9–10" single crust pies or 8 hand pies Servings<p>To make this savory master pie dough without a food processor, use your fingers or a pastry cutter to work the butter into the flour.<p>February 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) …

10 Best Doughnut Shops in the U.S.

From Homer Simpson to the now-ubiquitous cronut, doughnuts have long occupied a special place in the heart of American popular culture. In recent years, however, this sweet, starchy treat has become a favorite of discerning foodies, with new shops popping up around the country, offering a selection …

Flavors

The Very Best Way To Cook Cauliflower

I came to cauliflower late in life. Though my mother was a great cook (you can read all about her in my book, <i>Sweet Survival: Tales of Cooking & Coping</i>), when it came to cauliflower, Mom played it very plain. The steamed cauliflower arrived on the table, pale and very quiet, holding its head down, …

Food

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Linux

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

Best of dPS 2013

For Your Consideration: 5 Totally Free Photo Editing Apps

Photoshop is a household word. People who have never used Photoshop have at least heard of it. I suspect it’s possible that some people who do use …

New Apps and Websites That Will Change the Way You Travel in 2014

<i>By Karen Dion</i><p>There are so many new apps and websites to help us micromanage every aspect of our travel. In compiling a best-of list, we wondered where to even begin! We tried to keep it simple: Here are some of our favorites from the last year that will save you money and/or stress when planning …

Apps

To Make Hearing Aids Affordable, Firm Turns On Bluetooth

As many as 300 million people around the world need hearing aids. The vast majority of the 7 million people who get them annually are in the U.S. and Europe.<p>One big reason is cost. On average, a set of hearing aids rings up a tab of about $4,000. Most insurance policies don't cover them.<p>A company …

Homemade Candied Ginger

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Phoebe Lapine from Feed Me Phoebe shows us how to make sweet and spicy candied ginger from scratch.</i><p>Despite my life-long dedication to candy as a …

Onion technique: Sauté slowly for sweet; brown quickly for bold

Change the way you cook an onion (and anything else cooked with it), and change the taste of your dish. That slow sautéing we do in the Tomato Soup …

How-To: Fall Leaf Pillow

Whip up some quick and colorful autumn-inspired decor with this simple fall leaf pillow tutorial that Amy from Positively Splendid shared on Tatertots & Jello!<p>Ready to start stitching? Head over to Tatertots & Jello to see how it’s done!

Decorations

Teal Bird on Cherry Blossom Pillow

Description<p>Bird on cherry blossom branch pillows are perfect for giving your living area with a touch of asia. Let the branch bring your home prosperity.<br>The print is silkscreened on teal cotton at front, solid dark teal cotton in the back.<p>Size approximately 12" X 18"<br>This pillow is removable, and …

Flying eagle point of view #1

DIY Fire Pit

Enjoy a crackling wood fire in your own backyard. Learn how to build a DIY fire pit<p>Doug Montzka, of Montkza Concrete & Masonry in St. Paul, Minn., …

Ana White | Collapsible Potting Table - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: DavidTR<p>Author …

Life in the Waves: A Short Film Shot Entirely With the Nikon D7100

Our buddy Chris Burkard that we interviewed the other day recently published a video shot entirely with the new Nikon D7100 DSLR. The video is all …

300-Megapixel Photographs Shot With Single Presses of the Shutter

Remember that 50-gigapixel camera being developed by Duke University scientists? Since we reported on the project last year, researchers have created …