Nicole Denns

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Zen Foxes: A photographer is capturing nature's 'masters of mindfulness'

“The most beautiful animals are happy animals,” says Roeselien Raimond, a Dutch nature photographer who specialises in capturing foxes at rest.<p>“I …

The 17 Most Memorable VMA Moments of All Time

From Madonna's scandalous "Like a Virgin" performance to "I'mma let you finish...," these are the highlights that stuck with us through 31 years of awards. We can only imagine what this year's ceremony and host Miley Cyrus have in store...<p><b>1) Madonna performs "Like a Virgin" as a less-than-virginal</b> …

Lunchbox Dad

Wednesday, August 8, 2018<p><i>This is a sponsored post in partnership with ALDI. All opinions are my own.</i><p>If you are like my family, you are scrambling to …

Kids

Newly Discovered Networks among Different Diseases Reveal Hidden Connections

From Quanta (Find original story here).<p>Stefan Thurner is a physicist, not a biologist. But not long ago, the Austrian national health insurance …

How to Make Frosted Cinnamon Rolls 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: If there's anyone who can make a mean cinnamon roll, it's Top With Cinnamon's Izy Hossack. Follow her recipe and you'll have the perfect holiday</i> …

Dessert

Christmas Sangria: How to Make Sangria with Whatever You Have in Your House Right Now

Is Christmas sangria a thing? It should be. Here's how to make it without a recipe in four simple steps.<p>Is Christmas sangria a thing? It should be. …

Salty, Deep-Dark Chocolate Brownies

369<p>44<p>When I was in Brooklyn a few months back doing a booksigning with the lovely folks from The Brooklyn Kitchen, a friendly woman came up to me …

See What Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan Are Cooking Up for the Holidays

In <b>Tracy Pollan</b>‘s life, food runs in the family.<p>“We’re all used to working together, so we have a natural flow of what happens,” says the actress, 54, …

Zuni Cafe's Judy Rodgers leaves remarkable legacy

Judy Rodgers had an unbridled passion for what she did. With her intelligence, she could have succeeded in just about anything she wanted. She chose cooking.<p>The chef/co-owner of Zuni Cafe died Monday night at the age of 57 after a year-long struggle with a rare cancer of the appendix. Rodgers gave …

Recipes

Prenatal screening advances temper harm to fetus

More than 30 years ago, a 37-year-old friend of mine with an unplanned fourth pregnancy was told by her obstetrician that an amniocentesis was "too dangerous" and could cause a miscarriage. She ultimately bore a child severely affected by Down syndrome, which could have been detected with the …

Prenatal Development

India surrogacy : Chapter One - San Francisco Chronicle

OUTSOURCING<br>A LIFE<p>Surrogate Manisha Parmar, top, comforts her daughter Urvashi, 3, at the Akanksha Infertility Clinic in Anand, India. On the train …

Nordic Pancake Cake From Josephine of A Tasty Love Story

Love Stories

Focaccia – Surprisingly, Not Italian for “Fingers”

Some younger foodwishers may not realize this, but there was a time, before the Internet, when not everyone knew everything about everything. These …

Italian Recipe: Fiocchetti with Pears and Parmesan Cream

For the pasta, combine the flour and salt in the bowl of a food processor fitted with a blade attachment and pulse a few times to mix. Add the eggs …

Recipes

Lemony Asparagus Pasta with Mushrooms and Herbed Ricotta

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Every cook's savior: pasta.</i><p>So hey everyone, for three weeks in a row, beginning today, we’re going to talk about asparagus. No lectures on skinny versus fat, white …

Classic Chocolate Layer Cake - Everyday Annie

Ever since I mentioned my recent birthday, I’ve had a lot of readers asking about my birthday cake. Those who have been reading for a while know that …

Chocolate Peanut Butter Layer Cake - Everyday Annie

To cap off my week-long blogiversary celebration, I knew some sort of fabulous dessert was in order. After all, this is a very exciting occasion for …

Snickers Cake Recipe

For the Cake:<p>2½ cups + 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour<br>• 3 cups granulated sugar<br>• 1 cup + 1 tablespoon Dutch-process cocoa powder<br>• 1 tablespoon baking soda<br>• 1½ …

10 things summer camps won’t say

<b>1. “You think getting your kids into college will be hard? Try getting them into camp.”</b><p>Registration for this summer at Camp Al-Gon-Quian opened at 6 …

Crunchy Creamy Cucumber Avocado Salad Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This salad is amazingly smooth and refreshing. You will feel clean after so much green, yet satisfied. The feta and avocado impart a velvety, almost buttery, texture. But, just before your palate gets too comfortable, the crunch of the cucumber reminds you that this salad has some …

The Best Vegan Cookies: Chocolate Almond Butter Cookies | Vintage Mixer

In a small bowl mix the flax meal and water.<p>In a mixer, cream the almond butter and brown sugar.<p>Whisk the other dry ingredients: whole wheat flour, …

Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies {Gluten-Free}

straight-up classic (bonus!) one bowl fudge brownies

It may not come as a surprise to learn that I descend from a clan of bakers all of whom know their way around the wooden spoon and the whisk. The …