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Where to Go for Wonderful Waterfronts - Hamilton Halton Brant

Hamilton Waterfront <br>Hamilton<p>1<p><b>Best for:</b> <i>outdoor fun, fresh air eats, getting active, setting off from the shore, shoreline strolls</i><p>Hamilton’s …

These homemade pretzel bites will ruin all other pretzels

Photo via Thanksgiving.com<p>America loves pretzels. They’re a great accompaniment to watching TV, pair well with beer and, of course, what baseball …

Dessert

The Best Bucket List Points Trips to Exotic Destinations

What are some of your bucket-list travel to-dos? Do they include waddling along with penguins in Antarctica, stalking elephants on safari in Africa, …

Faroe Islands

Fan-Made Olive Garden LARP Has Unlimited Breadsticks And Heart

Photo: AP Images, AP Images for Olive Garden<p>Role-playing games can take many shapes and forms beyond the dice-rolling of <i>Dungeons and Dragons</i>. One …

Olive Garden

12 of the Best Hiking Trails in the World

Hiking is my hands-down favorite travel activity. There’s just so much that you can see in this world that’s only accessible by foot, over …

Hiking

It Can Be Done: How to Get Rid of Belly Fat Without Doing a Single Sit-Up

There are a lot of misconceptions—and even myths—surrounding belly fat and how to banish it. What we often envision in the rulebook for de-bloating …

Nutrition

An army of deer ticks carrying Lyme disease is advancing. It will only get worse.

<i>This story was originally published by the Center for Public Integrity and was co-published with Mother Jones. It is reproduced here as part of the</i> …

Public Health

Smoky Harvest Tomato Soup with Mozzarella Crostini Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Smoky, hearty, & full of healthy goodness. High in vitamin C & K, low-calorie, low-fat! —Holly<p><b>Serves: 6</b><p><b>For The Soup</b><p>2 pounds cherry tomatoes<br>• 1 small onion, peeled and rough chopped<br>• 3 large cloves garlice, smashed & rough chopped<br>• 2-4 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 red bell pepper, seeded & cut in …

Recipes

The Best Places to Visit in California for Major West Coast Wanderlust

Start ticking these Golden State stars off your list.<p>California has a mind-numbing amount of places to visit and incredible attractions to see. From …

California

Make Julia Child's Iconic Potato-Leek Soup Tonight!

It's fun to keep up with the latest trends, but I like to think that classic dishes are just that for a reason: they're always in fashion. To many, it doesn't get more classic than the grand dame of French cookery, Julia Child. So it only seems fitting to crack the spine on her seminal masterpiece,</b> …

Recipes

Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp

Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp coated in a light and creamy sauce filled with garlic, sun dried tomatoes and spinach! Packed with incredible …

Recipes

Where to Eat and Drink Along the Chicago River

Set sail for delectable food and drinks<p>Whether by boat or kayak, the Chicago River — an intricate system that runs northeast and southeast from Lake Michigan — presents the perfect opportunity to explore the city’s various neighborhoods. Such adventure is sure to work up an appetite so here are 12 …

Chicago River

Cranberry-Apple Tartlets Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 425°F. Place Honeycrisp apple; cranberries; light brown sugar; and kosher salt in a medium saucepan. Cook over …

Baking

The Basics of Knitting a Baby Blanket

I love knitting baby blankets. It’s probably the baby thing I’ve knit the most of and designed the most of in my years as a knitter and designer.I …

Knitting

Crepe expectations

I grew up in pre-Silicon-Valley San Jose. Back then, San Jose was a sleepy, sprawling suburb, better known for its apricot orchards and its proximity …

Dessert

Quick and Easy Cream of Tomato Soup Recipe

"This quick and easy cream of tomato soup is a great way to use up last season's canned tomatoes."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (28 ounce) can diced tomatoes in …

Recipes

Big Daddy's Ravioli with Marinara Sauce

In a large stockpot or Dutch oven over medium heat, add the olive oil and garlic. Saute until the garlic becomes fragrant, about 3 minutes. Add the …

Recipes

Healthy Caprese Stuffed Avocado – 9Beats

Take creamy avocados to a different level with this stuffed avocado recipe!<p>Sweet and juicy grape/cherry tomatoes with fresh mozzarella balls are …

Healthy Eating

Korean Fried Chicken

From:<p>Level: Easy<p>Total: 1 hr<br>• Active: 1 hr<p>Yield: 4 to 6 servings<p>3 pounds chicken drumsticks or split wings (tips removed)<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground …

Recipes

This Creamy Corn-Mushroom Risotto Is Ready to Serve in Just 30 Minutes

Infused with a rich corn broth, this corn- and mushroom-studded risotto is a stellar way to celebrate the last of the season’s harvest. The pureed …

Cooking

Make a Tiny Batch of Jam with Your Saddest Leftover Fruit

For the dirtbag Laura Ingalls Wilder in all of us<p>It happens to all of us. We get that wooden box of blushing farmers market peaches home to discover …

Ice Cream

These Bite-Sized Blooming Onions Are Irresistible

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Onions

The One-Pot Chicken I’ve Been Making on Repeat for a Decade

<i>We've partnered with Bosch, makers of high quality home appliances like the induction slide-in range, to share recipes, tips, and videos that highlight the little details that make a dish truly delicious.</i><p>There was a stretch of years in the early 2000s, during which I cooked exclusively from Sally …

Cooking

Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

If you like the combination of peanut butter and chocolate then this recipe is perfect for you! This chocolate peanut butter pie is so rich, creamy, …

Dessert

Last Call: Let's make baguettes at home

Baguette tutorial<p>My <i>Takeout</i> colleague Kate Bernot and I both a bit obsessed with baking breads at the moment. Having started with Jim Lahey’s …

Bread

THE Tomato Toast Recipe of Summer 2018

Topped with an elaborate, necessary sprinkle of sesame seeds, chives, flaky salt, cracked pepper, Aleppo-style pepper, olive oil, and lemon zest.<p>I’ve known some toasts in my time. I’m well acquainted with avo, though I prefer a smear of ricotta and orange jam for breakfast these days. I make a …

Recipes

10 Of The Best High Tea Spots In Canada

Between deciding whether you want tea or coffee, which jam you want to use on your scones, and which assortment of sweet and savoury finger foods to …

Tea

Love butter? This super easy sauce has been saved over 50,000 times on Pinterest

A sizzling steak fresh off of a grill is one of summer's best simple pleasures. After letting the meat rest for a few minutes, it's time to dig in.<p>But wait! There's a way to make that steak experience even better — by topping it with the perfect sauce.<p>Here to the rescue is a steak sauce recipe …

Cooking

Chicken Pasta with Creamy Parmesan Sauce Will Be a Family Favorite — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

How to Cook Couscous in a Rice Cooker

Don't let their name make you think they're one-trick ponies. Rice cookers make just about anything that absorbs hot water during cooking, but do …