Najah Nasseri

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Adachi Museum of Art: Japan’s Best Gardens for 13 Consecutive Years

We’re going to tell you a little about the art museum where you can find the Japanese garden ranked as best in Japan for 13 years running.

Art Galleries

Noam Chomsky

FEW disciplines are so strongly associated with a single figure: Einstein in physics and Freud in psychology, perhaps. But Noam Chomsky is the man …

50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making

Shares 179K<p>As a society, we have become over-reliant on “ready made” products. We have lost the ability to make things from scratch.<p>Rather than blend …

The White House Wants To Use Science Fiction To Settle The Solar System

Earlier this month, the White House’s Office of Science and Technology assembled a strange gathering: scientists, artists, engineers, and …

The Best Pizza Dough

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No Tokyo Trip Is Complete Without A Stop In Kitchenware Town

Most Tokyo guidebooks will tell you to head straight for Tsukiji fish market. But the first stop for any food-obsessed traveler really should be …

How to master the Apple TV remote’s new buttons

Like all well-designed products from the Apple mothership, the new Apple TV’s remote, also known as the Siri remote, looks simple but contains a surprising amount of depth.<p>Sure, you might know that one press on the Menu button will take you back one screen, but what about all the other secret moves …

Bake a "Magic Cake" That Bakes into Three Layers on Its Own

A “magic cake” has three layers, each with its own texture and flavor (a dense and moist base, a middle cream layer, and a light sponge top). It’s …

Dessert

Pull-Apart Breads

Imagine a bread so soft and buttery that it pulls apart into tender pieces at the slightest touch. Is your dream bread crunchy with a caramelized …

14 Surprising Things About Parenting in Sweden

For our final post of this year’s Motherhood Around the World series, we talked to Angelina Allen de Melo, a professional ballet dancer. She lives in …

10 Easy, Delicious Recipes for Homemade Bread

Have you ever noticed that healthier bread is way more expensive than its white, fluffy counterparts? It makes sense, as quality ingredients come at …

How to Make Japanese Milk Bread at Home

<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: You don't have to go all the way across the Pacific in search of the fluffiest, lightest, tallest bread of your life; Cynthia from Two Red Bowls</i> …

Simple Crepes

Crepes are easier to make than you think. These French street-food staples can be dressed up with sweet or savory toppings and any number of flavorful fillings.Need recipe inspiration? Sign up for our Everyday Food Newsletter and get our most delicious recipes delivered to your inbox.

In the Light of Milkyway

Easy Homemade Deodorant

Extra-Crispy Bar-Style Tortilla Pizza Supreme Recipe

Bar pies are the ideal pizza for those who love thin crusts, and while making them from scratch is doable, sometimes you just need that pizza NOW. Far from being a compromise, tortilla-based pizzas are in fact the <i>ideal</i> quick and easy way to make a super-crisp, extra-thin crust for a full-on pizza …

How to Make a Crêpe Cake

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>T</i><i>oday: What's more impressive than homemade crêpes? Twenty homemade crêpes layered with pastry cream. (It's easy, we …

DIY Chicken and Dill Instant Noodles Recipe

This pot of noodles, flavored with roast chicken, peas, and onions, can be made ahead and taken to work. Just add boiling water, seal it up for three minutes, add the contents of the fresh-herb packet, and you've got a hot lunch ready.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Why It Works<p>All the …

Helene’s Brownies

182<p>14<p>6<p>Shares 202<p>The French do a lot of baked goods very well. if you’ve been to Paris, you don’t need me to tell you that with over 1300 bakeries in …

Chimichurri Sauce

MAKES ABOUT 2 cups<p>This recipe for a colorful chimichurri sauce doubles as a marinade and an accompaniment to all cuts of beef.<p>July 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup red wine vinegar<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt plus more<p>3-4 garlic cloves, thinly sliced or minced<p>1 shallot, finely chopped<p>1 Fresno chile or red …

10 Easy Cookie Recipes

10 easy cookie recipes that you can make quickly or make ahead, slice, and bake.<p>We think of cookies as more of a snack than as a dessert—they beat any sweet-tooth craving, and are easily eaten on-the-go in a couple bites. And if you're going to eat cookies like we do, they should be equally as easy …

Crème Fraîche Cheesecake with Brown Butter Streusel

8 Servings<p>Textures matter: Baking the cheesecake in a water bath insulates it, so it stays creamy and moist; the crunchy streusel topping adds contrast.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>cheesecake<p>Nonstick cooking oil spray<p>8 oz. cream cheese, room temperature<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ cup crème fraîche<p>½ vanilla bean, …

Dessert

Baked French Toast with Pecan Crumble

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>Drying out the challah lets the Baked French Toast absorb the custard without going to mush and top it off with a pecan crumble for an extra crunch.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>french toast<p>1 pound loaf challah, sliced 1-inch thick<p>Unsalted butter, room …

Breakfast

How to make the perfect coffee granita

When it's this warm, even my beloved ice-cream can seem too much like hard work. The heat demands something lighter – a silky sorbet, perhaps, or the refreshingly crunchy granita so popular in sweltering Sicily, where they have a bit more practice at dealing with this kind of weather. They come in …

Perfect Cast-Iron Skillet Chicken Thighs

2 to 4 main-course<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Sophisticated enough for a Sunday supper yet quick enough for Wednesday's dinner, this master recipe is all in the technique. Cook the thighs skin side down in a cast-iron skillet to render out the fat and make the skin as crisp and, dare we say, delicious as …

Cooking

Cucumber Mint Quinoa Salad Recipe

Are you a gardener? What kind of cucumbers do you grow? I used to grow lemon cucumbers, but gave up because they got too big and seedy. These days …

Kale Pasta Salad

I made this fresh-and-lovely pasta salad to go with the <b>Oven BBQ Chicken Thighs</b> I made Sunday, and I’ve been enjoying it all the live-long week. Not …

Sambal Chicken Skewers

4 Servings<p>Kebabs get a bad rap. (Decades of alternating zucchini coins and cherry tomatoes can do that.) But this Asian take, with a spicy, sticky glaze, makes for a very convincing comeback.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/3 cup hot chili …