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How to Make Milano Cookies at Home

<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:</i> <i>Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is sharing a recipe for cookies that are as elegant and sophisticated as you are.</i><p>I have eaten more Milano …

The 7 Food Movie Subgenres, from Binge Flicks to Exposés

We all love food movies, but because we're über-nerds, we've divided all food movies into these 7 highly specific and totally arbritray subgenres<p>The food—and cinema—worlds are abuzz over director <b>Jon Favreau</b>'s new movie, <i>Chef</i>, in which he stars as a scrappy Miami restaurant chef making a fresh start …

Brad Pitt

Leftovers: Imploding Cake, Powdered Alcohol, and More

I'm a big fan of Lagunitas Brewing, so I was glad to hear that they were building a facility in Chicago. What I didn't expect was that, according to Chicagoist, it's going to be the largest brewery in Chicago. Eventually it will produce 1.3 million barrels a year! —Nick Kindelsperger, Chicago Editor<p>…

12 Ways We've Ruined Greek Yogurt With Over-Marketing

The Greeks do a lot of things right in life (ahem, like soaking their desserts in honey). It's no wonder that we are quick to adopt their olive oil-heavy Mediterranean diet and thick, custardy Greek yogurt. But the Greek yogurt craze has gotten out of control, friends, and we're not sure that it's …

11 Times Avocado Made Smoothies So Much Better (Don't Be Weirded Out)

We love avocados so much we will eat them in practically anything. As long as they're not warm (see here), avocados can pretty much do no wrong.<p>Recently, we've been seeing avocados turn up in a lot of smoothies. If you're skeptical, don't be. Avocados provide a uniquely silky texture to smoothies …

How to Save an Overly Salty or Spicy Dish

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Next time you over-season your dish, don't panic -- just follow these tips.</i><p>We've all been there. You're expecting guests at any moment, you've just …

Four Tips For Baking Better Cakes

For no-fail, sky-high layer cakes, like the fluffy Southern cakes from Ben Mims' story Southern Dreams, there are a few simple rules to follow. These …

How to Pair Beer With Mexican Food

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>I know what you're thinking. "Here's how to pair beer with Mexican food: insert lime into Pacifico. Drink."<p>I get it. Pale Mexican lagers sometimes just feel right with Mexican food. And besides—that's about all your …

How to Decide Exactly What Type of Gin You Want

It's far more complicated than you might think.<p><b>If you order a dry martini</b> in one of the pleasant little cocktail bars where so much modern tippling takes place, the gin in your cocktail as likely as not will be called something like "Pug" or "Devilchair" and have been imported not from England or …

Alcohol

8 Festive Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

At heart, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of small victories. It might not have the grand, patriotic trappings of Independence Day or the saturnalian frenzy of Carnival season. In Mexico, it might not even be widely observed outside the state of Puebla, where said victory once took place. But let’s …

9 foods to 'spring clean' your diet

Want to wring out your system as part of the annual spring cleaning? Skip the weird (and often dangerous) detox diets or cleanses. You can get rid of toxins and purify your body simply by adding these foods into your everyday eating plan.<p><b>Watercress</b> <br>Spring is the ideal time to add fresh greens to …

Alternative Medicine
Baseball

Cubs say Sammy Sosa must make amends before being welcomed back

The Cubs celebrated the 100th anniversary of Wrigley Field on Wednesday, but Sammy Sosa was not invited to the ceremony.<p><b>More Wrigley Field: Happy</b> …

Chicago Cubs

10 Las Vegas facts you didn't already know | CNN Travel

The most insane new roller coasters in the U.S. | CNN Travel

16 Perfect Pieces Of Travel Wisdom You Never Knew You Needed

Sometimes, the best travel tips don't come from a massive traveler's encyclopedia or a lengthy travel article or from sifting through piles and piles of photographically fabulous blogs.<p>The best tips are simple tidbits, summed up succinctly by the master travelers who have refined them over years of …

Route 66: The Mother Road

There’s a piece of the road in the museum—square slabs of aged asphalt excised from west of Oklahoma City.<p>I’ve never seen such a thing in a museum. I have seen shrunken human heads and Tyrannosaurus teeth, polished suits of armor and a queen’s underpants, but never before have I seen a chunk of …

National Geographic Travel

A starry night under Delicate Arch in Arches National Park. #TPC2014 http://on.natgeo.com/1mt9DSo Photograph by Thomas Piekunka/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

Nothing Quite Like Paris In The Springtime, Especially In Black & White

It's hard to find an angle or season that doesn't suit Paris. And while the city is spectacular in color, it seems like the sort of place that's just <i>meant</i> to be photographed in black and white.<p>In a series called "Enjoy the Silence: Paris," photographer Vittorio Zunino Celotto gives us photographs …

10 Multiuse Travel Products You Need to Pack

Save space in your suitcase with these travel products that serve two or more purposes at once. Think a flashlight that doubles as a battery pack, a suitcase that serves as a chair, and a travel pillow that supports more than your neck. Here are 10 of the best multiuse travel products that will …

Viva Las Vegas (on a low-roller's budget)

Hey, big spender - think a weekend in Vegas means blowing your life savings at the blackjack table? The glittering Strip may conjure up images of slick card dealers, Dom Perignon, and Demi Moore rolling around on a hotel bed covered with hundred-dollar bills, but you can live it up in Sin City on a …

Travel

The essential guide to backpacking China's Silk Road

The section of the ancient Silk Road that runs through China is an epic journey through desert dunes to the end of the Great Wall, a length of pink mud that ends abruptly in the magnificent beige towers of the Jiayuguan Fort.<p>This is not a voyage that many travellers experience; it's often and …

Asia Travel

Living in: The world’s top coffee cities

These six cities are known for their top-notch brews and caffeine-focused cultures – perfect for those on an extended stay.<p>In many of the world’s top coffee cities, the cafe is more than just a place to get a warm drink – it is also a hub of culture and conversation for locals and visitors alike. …

Coffee

"Getting up at four each morning during a visit to Death Valley National Park in California was a bit tiresome, but at the exact moment the sun hit this mountain range, I knew it was all worth it," writes the photographer of this image submitted to the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. http://on.natgeo.com/1hmBsGF #TPC2014 Photograph by Linda Cortelyou/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

A Perfect Day in San Diego

When I know I’m going on a trip, I immediately start canvassing my network of friends, writers, and editors around the world for advice about what to see and do.<p>So when I knew I’d be heading to San Diego, I went straight to National Geographic Travel’s digital director, Carolyn Fox, who grew up a …