Michaellyn Martinez

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Here's how to tell if your iPhone needs a new battery

If your iPhone is older than about 18 months, then there's a chance that the battery is already worn.<p><i>Video: WWDC 2018: How Apple plans to break</i> …

Rhubarb Cake Recipe - Great British Chefs

Louise Robinson serves up a stunning rhubarb cake recipe, served with a delicious orange and rhubarb drizzle for optimum moistness. Using forced …

The cult of Mary Beard

How a late-blossoming classics don became Britain’s most beloved intellectual. By Charlotte Higgins<p>The first time I saw Mary Beard, I was 17. It was 1989, and she was speaking at a joint open day for the Oxford and Cambridge classics faculties. She was utterly unlike the other speakers, who, as I …

University of London

A 17-Hour Chronological Playlist of Beatles Songs: 338 Tracks Let You Hear the Musical Evolution of the Iconic Band

The Beatles have seemingly never been just a band; they’ve been a brand, a history, an institution, a genre, a generational soundtrack, a …

Knead Crusty Cranberry Nut Bread

Ingredients:<p>3 cups + 2 Tablespoons (390g) all-purpose flour, plus more for hands<br>• 2 teaspoons coarse sea salt (I find the flavor lacking using regular …

The Best Cast Iron Dutch Ovens

Long before multi-cookers came along, cast iron Dutch ovens were the original kitchen multitaskers. These heavy, bombproof pots date back to colonial America, when their design often included short legs, to rest on a hearth's floor, and a rimmed lid to hold fiery coals. Later, the French company Le …

This White Pizza Sauce Will Change You

The recipe that might make you ditch tomato sauce for the rest of your pizza life.<p>Picture a slice of pizza. Crispy, chewy crust. Bubbly, melty cheese. Maybe some curled pepperoni cups or some tender, umami-packed shrooms. A glisten of olive oil. And the sauce. That herb-filled, garlicky, creamy, …

The Best Tom Petty Covers Performed in the Wake of His Death

It’s not at all surprising that Tom Petty, one of the finest musicians to ever grace this earth, has received copious tributes from his peers and …

Music

14 Bread Recipes, From Focaccia and Challah to Dinner Rolls and Bagels

You've had a few weeks to practice your quick breads by now, so I assume you're an expert. If you feel like you've conquered the world of tea brack and scones, it's time to move on to yeasted breads. Breadmaking gets more intense when yeast enters the picture—you have to deal with kneading, rising, …

100 Must-Read Medieval Historical Fiction Novels

So, my favorite thing to read is probably medieval historical fiction. Well, maybe it is Star Trek. Historical fiction that is somehow also Star Trek …

The Best Chicken Pot Pie, With Biscuits or Pastry

When it comes to making dinner, by virtue of my dessert-oriented profession, I gravitate toward what I like to call "secret pastries"—savory meals that ultimately hinge on making a fantastic dough. It's a category that includes dishes such as ravioli, quiche, empanadas, and pizza, as well as my …

Fresh Blackberry Cake Is a Summer Spectacle

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>When I was growing up in Kentucky, blackberry jam cake was something that turned up at just about every picnic and potluck I ever attended, usually in the form of a Bundt cake with …

Salted Caramel Shortbread Bites

If you're a fan of the salt and caramel combination but haven't tried it at home yet, this is a delicious way to experiment. The recipe is a twist on …

Dessert

From Whipped Feta To Falafel: 11 Must-Try Mediterranean Recipes

Even if you’re staying close to home this summer, you can still take your tastebuds on a far-flung adventure. From Italy to Greece to the Middle East to North Africa, these recipes will transport you to the sunny Mediterranean Sea.<p><b>1. Creamy Whipped Feta Dip</b><p>This is an American riff on <i>htipiti</i>, the …

Recipes

Summer Potluck Dishes To Withstand The Heat And Please Crowds

Say you're headed to a summer cookout or barbecue or a family reunion but you don't want to show up empty-handed. What do you bring that can withstand the heat outdoors and make people happy?<p>We asked three chefs for their suggestions for dishes that will stand out from all the beans and burgers and …

A Galette That Lets Early Strawberries Shine

Galettes are generally casual desserts, made with just a rolling pin, a baking sheet and an oven. These free-form tarts can be filled with any fruit and will bake up bubbling and golden, no matter how slapdash you think you’ve been when folding them up.<p>This elegant galette, however, requires a bit …

Greek Yogurt Keeps Classic Coffee Cake Moist for Days

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Coffee cake is a thing of beauty, with big boulders of brown sugar and cinnamon strewn over a thick sheet of buttery vanilla cake, just sweet enough to offset a steaming mug of black coffee. There's no need to …

6 Great Movies Hiding in Plain Sight on Netflix (US)

Netflix (US) has a mountain of movies in all genres available for streaming. We’ve combed the far reaches of the service and picked six great titles …

Chocolate Digestive Biscuits

1. Place the flour, oatmeal, salt and bicarb into a large mixing bowl, stir and rub in the butter until it looks a bit like bread crumbs.<p>2. Stir in …

The “No-Knead Bread” Chef Now Has the Secret to Sourdough

How do you explain America’s ever increasing obsession with bread, even as the ranks of gluten-free adherents continue to expand?<p>Credit one pioneer …

Easy One-Bowl Upside-Down Cake

October 2017<p>10 servings<p>Because it calls for frozen fruit, one bowl for mixing, and minimum kitchen equipment, this cake is a breeze for bakers of all levels. But you do need a cake pan with high sides; otherwise, it’ll overflow.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter<p>1 lemon<p>2 10-ounce bags …

Pi Day’s around the corner, so check out 12 recipes to help you celebrate

By Kara Elder<p>, Editorial aide<p>As if you really needed an excuse to make pie, March 14 is Pi Day. As such, we’ve gathered 3.14 of our favorite pie recipes . . . kidding! Here are a dozen — six sweet, six savory — that have precisely and mathematically been chosen from our Recipe Finder to guarantee …

Cream Cheese

All Hail “Rough Puff,” Puff Pastry for Cheaters

Shortcut puff pastry means cheese straws, all the time.<p>When you think of puff pastry, you probably think of that box in the freezer. Which is fair, but…what if we told you that you could <b>make your puff pastry from scratch</b>? But that sounds <i>so</i> complicated, you say. Guess what, Avril Lavigne? It's …

22 Homemade Chips, Crackers, and Snacks to Satisfy All Your Munchies

I haven't made it to the movies much this year, so I have a lot of catching up to do before the Oscars. I don't mind, though—my couch is comfier than theater seats and finding a movie on Netflix is better than shelling out for tickets. Best of all, watching a movie at home means trading overpriced …

Best Almond Cake | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Netflix Has Secret Codes for Finding Super Specific TV and Movie Categories

If you thought Netflix couldn’t get any better, you’re in for a surprise. There’s an entire website dedicated to making your binge-watching sessions …

Daniel's Favorite Recipes of 2016

When I look through my recipes from this past year, along with the ones created by my colleagues, what I see above all else is a focus on simplicity. At its heart, the food we've shared with you speaks to fundamentally good cooking that isn't overwrought or needlessly complicated. Sure, we shared …

Chinese Steamed Pork Buns (Char Siu Bao)

We've perfected char siu bao for the ultimate at-home recipe<p>Make the dough: In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a dough hook, combine the yeast …

Food & Dining

‘It was an ancient form of sex tourism’

Men of antiquity worshipped Aphrodite by having sex with her temple maids at Paphos on Cyprus. Now the site is receiving new recognition, writes Andrea Watson.<p>In 2017, Paphos will enjoy the title of European Capital of Culture<i>.</i> Who would have believed that this holiday resort in Western Cyprus, a …

Ancient History

This Pig Preserve In Tennessee Shows How Pigs Should Live

If you passed Richard Hoyle on the street, you'd never guess that he's a long-time vegan and animal rights activist. Nearing his 70th birthday, Richard is a self-described "crusty old conservative." He's also eloquent, wise, humble, and funny.<p>But you probably won't pass Richard Hoyle on the street, …