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Want Picture-Perfect Pie? Bake it in a Bag

I <i>love</i> pie—but my pie recipe could use some work. My pies, assembled with great care and affection, have emerged from ovens half-burnt, under-cooked, very un-golden-brown, and with sad shrunken crusts. So when my boyfriend told me that the <i>best</i> pie he'd ever had was <b>served to him in the brown paper</b> …

Review: Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, 'It's A Holiday Soul Party'

<i>Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify playlist at the bottom of the page.</i><p>There should be Commandments-style prerequisites for recording an entire album of holiday songs, and chief among them is: "Thou shalt not simply …

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Gardens: how to keep basil alive | James Wong

Supermarket basil is notoriously shortlived. But there are ways to make it last<p>A pot of supermarket basil is an almost universal starting point for timid first timers making an initial foray into horticulture. Coming as modestly priced, ready-grown plants on the shelves of the veg aisle, they seem …

Gardening

How to Bring Yoga to the Table This Thanksgiving

<b>Every night, I watch my 3 year old son sleep the sealed, peaceable sleep belonging only to the province of childhood.</b><p>He is curled, cozy in his warm bed. Daddy-bear and Zebra cuddle close; beside him he's placed 10 books. Gamada the dragon stands watch. He is surrounded by objects of imagination, …

Grow a Mess-Free Garden on Your Windowsill

Droponic system pairs soil-free planters with a smartphone app to help urban gardeners cultivate fresh herbs<p>Nourishing a garden might not seem like a …

Book Review: Trail of Broken Wings by Sejal Badani

When their father falls inexplicably into a coma, three sisters and their mother reunite after the youngest has been estranged for years. As they …

Treats

Get a Perfect Cup of Camp Coffee with the Moka Express

There are some aspects of the camping tradition you just can’t mess with. Campfires, s’mores, sleeping bags, and a hot cup of coffee on a chilly …

Young Boy Steps in When Singer Is Catcalled While Running

Julia Price was ready to confront a heckler when an unlikely hero stepped in last week.<p>Singer-songwriter Julia Price was on a run in Santa Monica, California, last Wednesday when she encountered a particularly vulgar catcaller. That’s when a little boy named James, who Price estimates is 7 or 8 …

Articles about jaw dropping modern homes rio de janeiro on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Whitney Museum's new home in the Meatpacking district serves up a compelling dialogue between city and culture.<p>On the edge of a historic park in an English shire, a prefabricated home sets a new design standard.<p>Despite being set in concrete, an idyllic modular retreat is built to go with the …

Rio De Janeiro

A French-Inspired Summer Picnic

Healing Through Yoga

Whether it’s physical or emotional, most of us have experienced some kind of pain at one point in our lives. We are all different, so we all …

Meditation

Strawberry Upside-Down Cake

This perfectly light summer cake comes out beautifully, either way you flip it.

Bittersweet Chocolate Semifreddo Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The word “semifreddo” is Italian for half frozen—which I suppose most dessert fans know by now. The dessert so named falls between ice cream and mousse: It starts with custard (crème anglaise) as for ice cream but has whipped cream folded in, like a mousse. Instead of churning, the …

Yoga Nidra: What It’s All About. ~ Trudy Collings

Are you feeling stressed, run down, overwhelmed and just cannot find time for a vacation?<p>Are you ready to experience a form of yoga that is …

Healthy Puddings For Your Sweet Tooth

Healthy Puddings to satisfy your sweet tooth… Tuck in this summer! There’s yummy gluten free delights, delicious cheesecakes and cupcakes with a …

37 Buttermilk Recipes for Every Meal From Breakfast to Dessert

Buttermilk is a magical ingredient. These recipes are proof.<p><b>Buttermilk is a magical ingredient.</b> It transforms meats into melt-in-your-mouth masterpieces and baked goods into springy, moist confections. It gives tang and texture to dressings, ice creams, and custards. And, of course, it's the …

Gerber Freescape Camp Kitchen Knife

The keen home cook knows better than to take delicate kitchen knives out on the trail. But at the end of the day when you can’t imagine eating …

100x Better Than Chinese Takeout – We Were Blown Away By This Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken!!

Chinese takeout is one of those things that’s become a tradition for us. At least once a week, there’s a night when we just don’t want to do …

How to Make Homemade Butter: Why Churning Your Own Is Worth the Effort

Learning how to make butter is easy—and it's also one of the most satisfying DIY kitchen tasks there is.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow may work on the internet, but when it comes to cooking, she prefers to keep it old-school. From making her own butter (seriously) to grinding her coffee beans</i> …

Ice Cream

cheese garlic bread recipe, how to make cheesy garlic bread recipe

now spread the garlic butter evenly on all the slices.<p>top with the cheese generously.<p>sprinkle with your favorite herb or spice. you can add oregano, …

The Best Surprising Pizza of Summer

Our favorite pizza for warm weather isn’t a classic Margherita. Instead, we’re getting creative with fruit, because pizza for dessert is pretty much …

Dessert

Peach-Blackberry Camp Cake

8 Servings<p>Line your Dutch oven with heavy-duty foil before baking for an effortless cleanup.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake Mix<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ cup granulated sugar<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>½ teaspoon baking soda<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Assembly<p>4 peaches, halved, pitted<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>Pinch …

15 Irresistible Chicken Sandwiches for Picnic Season

<i>Pictured: Mexican Chicken Salad recipe from CHOW</i>Chicken sandwiches are the best sandwiches. Sure, a heaving deli pastrami or intricately layered …

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18 Picnic-Perfect Sandwich Recipes

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Now that summer has finally arrived, it's time to step outside and enjoy the warm weather. And few foods are more picnic-friendly than sandwiches—portable, easy to share, easy to eat, and totally customizable. From lobster rolls …

I ate 40 teaspoons of sugar a day. This is what happened

For three years, Damon Gameau cut out sugar from his diet - then, for a documentary, he reintroduced the white stuff. The results were shocking<p>In the warm Australian summer of 2008, I was pretending to enjoy life as an early 30s single male. My love of self had certainly been applied well to …

6 Easy Weeknight Dinners the Whole Family Will Love

Is your dinner rotation getting a little <i>too</i> routine? These easy weeknight meals will become fast family favorites.<p><b>1. Easy Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>With just a few essentials in your pantry -- like Thai green curry paste and coconut milk -- you're never more than 25 minutes away from this delicious meal, …

How To: Make Homemade Nutella (That's Better Than the Real Stuff)

It is a universal truth that Nutella is the nectar of the gods. It takes the already delicious (e.g., sandwiches, cupcakes, or even bacon), and turns …

Wimbledon 2015: Schedule, Dates, Times, Live Stream and Predictions

On June 29, top seeds Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch their journey toward another Wimbledon title. Djokovic is looking to defend his title after he captured his second championship at the All England Club in 2014.<p>After winning the Australian Open, Djokovic stumbled in the finals …