Karen Dahl

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Pumpkin Challah Centerpiece with Honey Butter

Make a batch of pumpkin challah dough. Let it rise twice according to recipe instructions, so it is ready to braid. Turn out the dough onto a very …

Applying to College Shouldn't Require Answering Life's Great Questions

Essay prompts ask high school seniors to have it all figured out. But isn't that why you go to college?<p>Brown University is asking applicants for the Class of 2017: <i>French novelist Anatole France wrote: "An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being</i> …

Doctors Look For A Way Off The Medical Hamster Wheel

I became a doctor to help people.<p>When I was a medical student, I held the naive and idealistic belief that if I just did good work, the business side of things would somehow take care of itself.<p>How wrong I was.<p>Now I'm an internist taking care of all comers age 18 and up. Some days I find myself …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pig Candy

Posted by Josh<p>There are few pleasures in life quite like <b>pig candy</b>. This sugar coated treat hits so many culinary high marks it's insane—smokey, …

Orzo and Fresh Herb Salad - frugalfeeding | Low Budget Family Recipes, UK Food Blog

Shaped like a grain of rice but with the textural qualities of pasta, it’s easy to see why orzo is such a versatile ingredient. Indeed, whether in a …

Floods kill three, force 75,000 from Calgary homes

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The two rivers that converge on the western Canadian city of Calgary are receding Saturday after floods devastated much of southern Alberta province, causing at least three deaths and forcing thousands to evacuate.<p>At least three people were killed when floodwaters that …

Two dead, thousands evacuated after floods hit Calgary

Up to four dead after rain and melting snow caused flooding throughout southern Alberta.<p>Flooding in western Canada on Friday left at least two people dead and forced the evacuation of downtown Calgary and several towns in southern Alberta,after days of rain and melting mountain snow inundated major …

Five summer boating hideaways in Southwest Florida

There are plenty of gems in the calm back bays of Southwest Florida, gems that few people explore. These little jewels are accessible only by boat, making them almost private getaways. Here's a look at some places to stop and explore by boat as you try to take advantage of the long, hot summer days.<p>…

17 Superfoods That Fight Disease

Fruits and vegetables are great for your health—and even better for your waistline. But some fresh foods are more powerful than others.<p>Superfoods …

Caramelized Onion and Gruyère Tart and Quick Puff Pastry {recipes} and Artisan Bread and Everything Pie Cookbooks Winner!

We picked a winner for the Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day and Everything Pie cookbooks! Hey Julie and Brittany, you two saucy sisters get the two …