Desiree Ramirez

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This barista may be the best coffee artist in San Francisco, even the world

Melanie Aquino's cafe mochas are dazzling masterpieces.<p>The barista at Elite Audio Coffee Bar in San Francisco's SoMa uses a metal skewer and a pot of chocolate to draw remarkably detailed sketches of everything from sweet-faced pugs to London's Big Ben atop the frothy foam.<p>Aquino first started …

San Francisco

So You Want to Meditate? Here's the Simple Way to Start

When it comes to meditation, we all start out as rookies. There are so many different ways to get started and it can certainly be confusing with all …

Meditation

The 10-Minute Workout That Will Fry Your Abs

This plank jack complex will crush calories and carve your core<p>The plank strengthens the dozens of muscles between your shoulders and hips.<p>But if you jack your feet in and out as you do it, the plank suddenly becomes so much more than just a core builder.<p>The quick movement of your feet provides a …

Ghosts in the Graveyard Chocolate Pudding Cups

So apparently I am way behind the times because I’ve started seeing things like Christmas gift-giving ideas and the-best-homemade-holiday-treats-ever …

Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Main Dishes > Pork Recipes > Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs<p>October 20, 2014 // 60 <i>Comments »</i><p>Homemade ribs are one of the few things …

Cooking

Beef on Weck - Part 1: The Weck Roll - How to Make Kummelweck Sandwich Rolls

Pizzadilla (Quesadilla Pizza) Recipe

This is what happens when a pizza and a quesadilla meet down in a van by the river for a little late-night action: cheesy, greasy, crisp-edged glory.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>10-Inch Cast Iron Skillet<p>$17.98 from Amazon<p>4-Inch Offset Spatula<p>$4.83 from Amazon<p>Why It Works<p>Constructing a …

How to Make Moon Pies

<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: Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you can still make a moon pie. You'll have Lindsey Love of Dolly and Oatmeal to thank for this wholesome,</i> …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip Recipe

4<p>4 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 6 to 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>15 minutes<p>A sweet, creamy dip that tastes just like chocolate chip …

Dessert

14 New Ways to Show Off Potatoes

The ever-popular, ever-praised, yet ever-humble potato: You love to enjoy them fried to a salty crunch, baked with butter, and mashed to creamy perfection. You know just how you like to prepare potatoes and you've got your favorite dishes down to a science.<p>But sometimes your potatoes are begging to …

Panko Crusted Pork Tenderloin with Dijon Cream Sauce Recipe

We all know what magic a buttermilk marinade can do for chicken, but have you ever tried a buttermilk marinade for pork? It’s lovely!<p>In this recipe …

Homemade Mac and Cheese Recipe

"This is a nice rich mac and cheese. Serve with a salad for a great meatless dinner. Hope you enjoy it."<p>Ingredients<p>8 ounces uncooked elbow macaroni<p>2 …

Garlic Cheddar Chicken Recipe

"Chicken breasts dipped in garlic butter and Cheddar bread crumbs. NEVER have any leftovers!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup butter<p>4 cloves garlic, minced<p>3/4 cup …

Community Picks -- Sandwiches

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Best Sandwich Recipe contest!<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can read …

The Best Chicken Parmesan Recipe

Even at its worst, classic Italian-American chicken parmesan is pretty darn good. So how do you go about perfecting it? Our recipe has a buttermilk-based brine for maximum juiciness and tenderness. Tons of Parmesan cheese in our breading—along with a small drizzle of buttermilk—improves its flavor …

Baked Ziti With Two Mozzarellas and Parmesan Cream Sauce Recipe

This is, in some ways, a classic meatless baked ziti, loaded with pools of cheese and rich tomato sauce. But it gets rid of the one thing that can often make baked ziti less than great: grainy ricotta cheese. Instead, we drizzle it with an over-the-top Parmesan cream. Trust us, you won't miss the …

How to Make Homemade Pop Tarts

<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: Take a walk down memory lane with Kathryn of London Bakes as she makes a sweet childhood treat.</i><p>I ate a lot of Pop Tarts in my youth -- I think my …

Baked Pasta with Chicken Sausage

<i>Merrill's daughter Clara has quite the appetite -- and it's all Merrill can do to keep up. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon and a minimal amount of fuss, she steps into the fray.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>A hearty baked pasta for those fall nights.</i><p>Some friends of ours in the neighborhood recently had a …

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