Maureen Perkins

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Crab, Spinach, and Artichoke Dip

1 1⁄2 oz. pepperoni, minced<p>2 tbsp. olive oil<p>4 cloves garlic, minced<p>1 leek, thinly sliced<p>1 medium shallot, minced<p>1⁄2 jalapeno, seeded and minced<p>7 oz. …

Charlie Palmer's Grilled Lemon-Tarragon Shrimp Recipe

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The Pulled Pork Sliders That Will Feed Your Whole Super Bowl Party

7 Ways to Make DIY Chips for Dipping

Homemade chips are super easy to make and incredibly delicious. Here, seven excellent do-it-yourself chip recipes.<p>Homemade chips are super easy to …

Classic Cookies

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/Classic-Cookies<p>article<p>The simple pleasure of biting into a chocolate chip cookie dipped in cool, creamy milk is …

DVDs and downloads: Gone Girl, Maps to the Stars, The Face of Love, Words and Pictures, If I Stay, Life After Beth, Web Therapy, and more

The gender-equality discussion is a restless one in the film industry. Shortly after the Academy was roundly blasted for the significant male bias of this year’s Oscar slate, Sony Pictures Classics chief Tom Bernard bullishly declared 2015 “the year of the woman” at Sundance last week. Problem …

Ben Affleck

Disney’s big-hearted animation about a boy and his oversized robot could be a serious Oscar contender<p>Having bagged their first best animated feature Oscar last year with <i>Frozen</i>, Walt Disney Animation Studios are back in the ring with this visually dazzling and very enjoyable geek romp which may well …

Animation

Inherent Vice review – Thomas Pynchon’s stoner mystery runs out of puff

Stumbling out of Paul Thomas Anderson’s deliriously woozy adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s 2009 stoner mystery novel, I wondered whether this is what it would feel like to smoke celluloid – to take a hit from a huge bong into which had been stuffed several thousand feet of heat-damaged film, along …

Kent State

High Res Photos from AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

'American Sniper' is top U.S. box office hit for third week | Reuters

(Reuters) - Box office juggernaut “American Sniper” held the top spot at U.S. and Canadian box offices over the weekend with $31.9 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates.<p>The Oscar-nominated war film directed by Clint Eastwood and starring best actor nominee Bradley Cooper as a Navy …

'American Sniper' tops box office, may set Super Bowl weekend record

"American Sniper" scored big again at the box office with an estimated $31.9 million -- a number that, if it holds up, will set a record for Super Bowl weekend.<p>"Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour" had held the Super Bowl weekend record with a $31.1-million opening in …

Film Industry

Pixar's INSIDE OUT "Puppy Bowl" Trailer

From Tomorrowland to Terminator Genisys, the year’s blockbusters were previewed on the biggest TV night of the year. Here’s what we learned<p>This year, five film studios have paid an estimated $4.5m a shot to preview their biggest new movies in the Super Bowl ad breaks. There was no Batman V …

Movies

Daily Inspiration #1988

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Wedding Photographer Re-Imagines Disney Princesses as Stunning Indian Brides

Amrit Grewal, a Vancouver-based wedding photographer, re-imagines Disney princesses as Indian brides in this enchanting photo series. The high-budget photo shoot showcases nine iconic princesses in gorgeous portraits that draw on elements of Indian culture to re-create the looks. For example, …

On one page, a big interview lauds a rising film star to the skies: a few pages later, she’s ‘screechy and hamsterish’<p>It’s one of the most irritating bits of non-thinking in arts life. Here’s the <i>Sunday Times</i> Review with the front and two more pages devoted to Anna Kendrick – “Up Where She Belongs”, …

Anna Kendrick

The Best Stocking Stuffers for Everyone on Your Holiday Gift List

It’s simple mathematics, really: As the days until the holidays become fewer and fewer, the stress levels around gift shopping become higher and higher. But have no fear, there are still stellar stocking stuffers out there for the taking. From a pair of furry boho booties for your favorite tot, to …

Why a Maxi Dress and Oversize Sweater Is the Chicest—and Coziest—Holiday Party Look of All

A personal axiom I’ve bastardized from all the inspirational quotes culled on my Instagram: When going to a casual event, be a little overdressed. When going to a formal event, be a little underdressed. Oh! And always dress for the weather. (Which is to say, respect the actual temperature, not just …

Clothing

How to Navigate the Office Holiday Party in Style

It's that time of the year again: that seasonal conundrum of what to wear to the annual office holiday party. The first cardinal rule? There’s no need to don the ornamental bells and whistles of a Christmas tree. The second? Make an effort. "No matter where you work, remember you're still amongst …

Clothing

Shop the Look of the 10 Best-Dressed Street Style Stars of 2014

Want to switch up your wardrobe for 2015, but don’t know where to start? Follow the direction of the flashing bulbs and hordes of photographers at Fashion Week for inspiration—that's right, take it straight from the street style stars. Whether it be the funky color combinations of <b>Yasmin Sewell</b> or …

The 10 Best Beauty Trends of 2014

From slick hair to statement lips, the beauty trends that shaped 2014 may have originated on the runways—but it was fashion’s favorite It Brits, exquisitely low-key <i>Parisiennes,</i> and off-duty Victoria’s Secret models who took them for a street-ready spin (and the occasional stroll down the red …

Hair

His and Hers: The Ultimate Holiday Gifting Cheat Sheet for Couples Old and New

And all of a sudden it’s that festive, tinsel-topped time of year again, where couples exchange symbols of love and years of affection—and yes, we’re talking about presents. Who doesn’t like presents? And no matter what people say, what you get or what you give matters. “No one wants to be the lazy …

Sunday #FoodPorn: Holiday Desserts

Eggnog cinnamon rolls, Hanukkah doughnuts, peppermint cookies, and Christmas cranberry pie—for today’s installment of #FoodPorn, we’ve rounded up the tastiest-looking holiday desserts we could find.

12 Grooming Gift Ideas for the Man Who Has Everything

Choosing the perfect holiday gift for the man in your life can be a tricky endeavor—most fathers, brothers, and husbands favor a rare combination of thoughtful and practical. Which is why grooming products often manage to strike the right balance: A softening beard oil that turns a daily chore into …

Men's Fashion

Now Playing: A Ridiculous Number of Great Movies. We Rank the Top 10

Even by holiday movie season standards, there’s a surfeit of great movies in theaters right now.

Top 10

The Top 12 Movies of 2014

If there were such a thing as perfect taste, and if I possessed such an exhaustingly refined gift—mercifully, I don’t—maybe my list of the year’s best movies would be identical to the list of my favorites. But they are always different. The gap may be wider than usual in 2014, a year in which many …

The Parisienne Guide to Holiday Party Dressing

"How do you dress during the holidays?" I ask a group of French girlfriends over lunch at Cojean, an overcrowded Parisian chain with green juice. "Quoi?" The confused silence that ensues makes me feel as though I just asked them how they dress to do their laundry. I immediately get it: French girls …

Clothing

Plugged In: 10 Things to Stream, See, and Listen to This Week

Meryl Streep, Patti Smith, holiday markets—here’s your cultural cheat sheet for the last days of 2014.

North Pole

Why a Martial Arts–Inspired Wrap Belt Is the Ultimate Power Dressing for Spring

When I was a kid, my sport of choice was martial arts—Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu, specifically—and I spent a decade going to the dojo at night to train. My martial arts uniform was the cloak of an alter ego: I switched out of my flippy Abercrombie skirt and into wide-leg black cotton pants and a …

Roman Holiday: Photographer Gaia Squarci’s Photo Diary of Christmas in Rome

In Rome, Christmas is a citywide affair, with nativity scenes, festive lights, and decorated trees popping up all over. Here is photographer Gaia Squarci's quiet photo diary of the holiday season in her father’s hometown.

Italy