Maria Jose Rivera

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5 Habits That Will Boost Your Happiness and Inner Peace

Set your soul free by adopting these five habits; they are the building blocks of happiness and greater inner peace.<p><b>1. Spend your energy on things within your control.</b><p>Let go of things you can't control -- like the weather, the bus being late, the behavior of others, traffic and long queues, the …

5 Simple Resolutions to Jump Start 2015 | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>“It is not uncommon for people to spend their whole life waiting to start living.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>When are we going to allow ourselves to start …

10 Images That Show Our Wildly Changing View of the Cosmos

Cosmigraphics, a coffee table book of the most incredible images in the history of astronomy, is out now.<p><i>Cosmigraphics</i>, a coffee table book of the most incredible images in the history of astronomy, is out now.

Astronomy

Orecchiette Carbonara with Charred Brussels Sprouts

4 Servings<p>Chef Philip Krajeck, Rolf and Daughters, Nashville, says the key to this dish is getting a good char on the brussels sprouts, which helps balance the richness of the porky, eggy sauce. Salt draws moisture out of the leaves, which might make them soggy, so he doesn’t season them.<p>September …

Recipes

Chicken and Dumplings with Mushrooms

6 Servings<p>This chicken and dumpling recipe with mushrooms will become your go-to for a warming winter supper.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>chicken Stew<p>6 oz. slab bacon, cut into ¼” pieces<p>¼ cup all-purpose flour<p>4 chicken legs (drumsticks with thighs; about 2 lb.)<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

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Roasted Cauliflower with Lemon-Parsley Dressing

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 35 min<p>A side dish that’s equally good with a crusty steak, broiled fish, or seared lamb chops. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head cauliflower (about 2 lb.), cut into …

Strawberry & Balsamic Caramel Meringues

It's my birthday in ten minutes. I'll be 25. A quarter of a century!<br>I created this recipe for my birthday party last year but the post about it …

General Tso's Chicken

Whisk stock, 1 tbsp. cornstarch, vinegar, tomato paste, 3 tbsp. light soy sauce, 1 tbsp. dark soy sauce, and 3 tbsp. water in a bowl; set sauce aside.<p>…

Pain au Chocolat (Chocolate Croissant)

Stir together yeast and ½ cup water heated to 115° together in the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a dough hook; let sit until foamy, about 10 …

Our Best Homemade Candy Recipes for a Do-It-Yourself Sugar Fix

From brittle to bonbons, these from-scratch candies make for fun ways to indulge your sweet tooth<p>At SAVEUR, we encourage thinking outside the …

Tippaleipä (Finnish May Day Funnel Cakes)

Heat enough oil in a 6-qt. saucepan to reach a depth of 2" until a deep-fry thermometer reads 375°. Whisk sugar, salt, eggs, and zest in a bowl until …

Masa Cakes with Spicy Slaw (Pupusas con Curtido)

Combine vinegar, sugar, oregano, chiles, carrots, onions, and cabbage in a bowl. Season with salt; toss; let chill.<p>Put masa harina and 1 3⁄4 cups …

Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing<p><b>Yield:</b> About 2 cups<p><b>Prep:</b><p>10 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>10 minutes<p>A fabulous homemade recipe for …