Michael Lee

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Pan-Seared Halibut with Cherry Tomatoes Basil

Fresh Pacific halibut is a seasonal splurge. It needs very little to enhance its flavor—in fact, it’s almost a sin to fuss too much with it. I like …

10 best bars in Houston for 2018 shake up the scene

Many people have noted that 2017 produced a lot of exciting new restaurants in Houston, but it offered some great new places to get a drink, too. For …

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

15 Most Scenic Train Rides in Europe That You Must Experience

The Alps across countries dotted with magical-looking castles, picturesque rivers and valleys – traveling on trains in the European countries is an …

Europe's best-kept secrets: 20 places you'd never thought to visit

Our Best Chicken Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

If there's one thing better than chicken dinner, it's when that chicken dinner is made in the slow cooker. Whether my meal plan includes lean chicken …

Cooking

Houston's Top 5 Head Turning Homes

There are homes and then there are homes that holler at you from the other side of the street. Realtor.com knows where they are.<p>Believe it or now, …

Hunting for Vintage Watches in Tokyo

<b>Tokyo’s vintage and second hand watch scene is unlike any other you may have experienced. It’s so unique, in fact, that earlier this year Bill Yao of</b> …

Watches

The 50 best bars in the world

Some bars are known for their views, while others are known for their drinks — like the following ones on the annual list of The World's 50 Best Bars, which was just released for 2017.<p>The ranking is determined by votes from more than 500 drinking experts around the globe and serves as "an …

New York City

The Best Food Instagrams You Should Follow Based On Where You are Travelling

The Food Instagram You Should Follow, Based On Where You are Traveling Next<p>Eat your way around the world.<p>September 05, 2017<p>The world is a wild, …

These Are The Only Minimalist Menswear Brands You Need To Know

The world of Gucci, Alexander McQueen, and Ted Baker doesn’t appeal to everyone. Sometimes, all that’s required are the basics, and the confident …

Men's Fashion

Successful people from Warren Buffett to Bill Gates spend their free time the same way

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: What causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers, and change makers, while most others plateau?<p>I've explored the answer to this question by reading thousands of biographies, academic studies, and books across dozens of …

Creativity

28 Most Colorful Places in the U.S.

The United States has no shortage of beautiful places, whether it's epic national parks or charming small towns. But there are some spots that tend to saturate your memory more than others—places so vivid, it almost seems like they have a permanent filter. If you're looking to explore the most …

National Parks

14 Flavorful Salad Recipes for Dinner to Balance a Heavy Lunch

Office parties, client meetings, midday reunions with your bestie — all perfect examples of how a simple lunch outing can turn into a full on binge-fest. Although the indulging was *totally* worth it, come dinner time, you may not feel like consuming much more than a smoothie and a detoxifying …

12 new happy hour deals offer great bargains at top restaurants

Happy hour is nothing if not an excellent excuse to cut out of the office early, particularly this time of the year when the weather is so beautiful, …

14 *Garlicky* Good Dinner Recipes

You’ve mastered the genius garlic-peeling hack, so it’s time to put those mad skills into action! Garlicky aioli dipping sauce or infused olive oil makes a tasty appetizer or snack. But how about some entrees to round out that menu? Garlic has a way of bringing out the best in both chicken and …

20 Smart Five-Ingredient Dinner Ideas

:: saves for later ::<p><i>(Psst! Before we start, I'm assuming your kitchen already has salt, pepper, and olive oil. 😎)</i>

No Clue What to Make for Dinner? Here Are 20 Chicken Options

Chicken is the hero of the dinner table, thanks to its nearly endless versatility and ease of cooking. It offers a little something for everyone, …

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20 Rice Noodle Recipes We Can’t Stop Slurping

It’s hard to imagine a food more perfect than noodles (sorry, pizza, but it’s true). There are so many different kinds to enjoy. But if the only noodle you’re intimately familiar with is ramen, you’re in for a treat. Rice noodles are a quick-cooking, gluten-free option that soak up basically …

Caramelized Pork Belly

• Calories 561.02<br>• Fat 24.99g<br>• Sat fat 8.48g<br>• Protein 25.30g<br>• Carbohydrate 59.30g<br>• Fiber 2.10g<br>• Sugar 28.99g<br>• Cholesterol 80.51mg<br>• Iron 1.25mg<br>• Sodium 801.33mg<br>• Calcium …

The 20 best one-pot recipes: part 3

Risotto, stews and steamed shellfish from chefs including Nigel Slater and Margot Henderson. Recipes selected by Observer Food Monthly<p>A very French style dish, rich with butter and cream but sharp with tangy apple and mustard. Try to find good quality pork loin chops with plenty of fat, which keeps …

The 10 coolest bars to drink at in Porto

At first glance, Porto’s appeal may be in its old-school character, but interspersed between the city’s timeworn buildings is a scattering of hip and happening bars. These watering holes serve everything from Porto’s namesake drink, port, to speciality beer and cocktails, and make the ideal spot to …

European Travel

35 Clean-Eating Dinners You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>You have a <i>ton</i> on your plate these days. On top of being …

Our Top 20 Chicken Recipes of 2016

Want a chicken dinner? We have a winner! This year we doubled down on the omnipresent chicken, that humble and do-it-all bird. Chicken dinners will …

Cooking

These Are The Best Chicken Recipes Of 2016

<i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Bon Appetit.</i><p>There's a reason that everything unknown "tastes like chicken." It's because we <i>want</i> it to taste like chicken. It's the most versatile, customizable, and crowd-pleasing meat on the planet. From battering and frying to coating in koji to smothering in yellow adobo, you …

Cooking

I polled 1,500 people about their best relationship advice — and everyone said the same thing

I think most newlyweds do this — ask for advice, I mean, not s--- the same bed — especially after a few cocktails from the open bar they just paid way too much money for.<p>But, of course, not being satisfied with just a few wise words, I had to take it a step further.<p>See, I have access to hundreds of …

Relationships

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success — here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

The bad thing is that one time a stack of said books collapsed on my desk neighbor.<p>Without a doubt, the books that moved me most this year focused on psychology and behavioral science — and as 2016 draws to a close, I'm reflecting on everything I learned.<p>Below, I've rounded up the most meaningful …

Self-improvement

50 places to travel to in 2017

While it may be hard to believe, 2016 is coming to a close, meaning that it's time to look ahead to 2017.<p>Whether you consider yourself a tourist, a traveler, or a weekend warrior, one thing is universal: you travel to see and experience new things.<p>To help you do this, we've put together the …

Abu Dhabi

Healthy Asian Recipes

These terrific recipes include steamed buns with bok choy and vegetable summer rolls with chile-lime dipping sauce.

Tortellini Chicken Noodle Soup

Heat olive oil in a large pot over medium heat, add carrots, celery and onion and saute 3 - 4 minutes. Add garlic and saute 30 seconds longer. Stir …