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Legs and Butt Workout: Blast Your Lower Half

Get lean legs and a tight butt<p>Perform this legs and butt workout once or twice a week: Starting with the first exercise, slowly complete five reps (it should take about 10 seconds per rep: five up, five down). Continue until you've done every exercise. Do two to four total circuits, switching sides …

5 Tips For Photographing Moving Water

All of us have seen those amazing, silky, cotton candy seaside scenes or milky, white waterfalls falling down a rock face. They all look so …

June Favorites: Beauty.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 29, 2013 68<p>You GUYS.<p>This month? I bought no new makeup. It is nuts.<p>I wish I could say it was intentional because you know, that …

Sticky Toffee Pudding with Toffee Sauce

Sticky toffee pudding is essentially a rich, moist cake permeated with a thick caramel-like sauce (with extra for serving). Most recipes say to soak the dates in hot water, but here we use coffee. It gives the pudding a surprising depth of flavor. Martha made this recipe on Martha Bakes episode 505.

Thai Steak Salad with Roasted Chili Mango Vinaigrette

To prep steak, whisk together marinade ingredients (the coconut milk through the chili sauce) in a large bowl. Season the steak with salt and pepper …

S'mores Pie

Grilled Shrimp with Cantaloupe Lime Salsa • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>I’m a horrible grocery shopper. I’m compulsive, obsessive and spontaneous all packed into one short human form, pushing a shopping cart. In …

BLT Pizza with Grilled Corn + Crumbled Feta

BLT Pizza with Grilled Corn + Crumbled Feta.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 5, 2013 66<p>No better day for pizza!<p>So. Things are happening.<p>Either I’m losing my mind or …

The Best Blueberry Recipes

Home > Recipe Roundups > My Favorite Blueberry Recipes<p>My Favorite Blueberry Recipes<p>July 8, 2013 // 31 <i>Comments »</i><p>Did you know that July is National …

Mexican Grilled Corn "Elote" - Corn with Chili Lime Mayo & Cotija Cheese

Canary’s “Smart” Smoke Detector Alerts Your Smartphone When Things Get Hairy at Home

Admit it: You’ve wanted to smash your smoke alarm with a baseball bat.<p>That’s where the Canary smoke and carbon monoxide detector comes in. This …

Home Security

The 43 Best Hidden Hikes in the U.S.

Sure, hiking the Appalachian Trail is an experience no one ever forgets. But the United States is a pretty big place, with tons of opportunities for …

Understanding Exposure: An Introduction to Photography

Mastering photography is like playing a musical instrument. Anyone can make noise on a piano, but to really make music, it is important to read …

Shutter Speed

Easy Beef Carpaccio with Arugula Recipe

<b>Note:</b> For this dish it is best to use baby or wild arugula, but if this is not available, you can use a mixed baby salad greens. You can either drizzle your carpaccio dish with a lightly flavored mustard sauce as I have in my recipe, or choose to use a simple lemon vinaigrette. To create your …

Back to Basics: Food Photography Lighting & Styling

In today’s foodie/cellphoneography/Instagram world, everyone is a food photographer. It’s almost customary to take a photo of your food before …

21-Day Shape-Up Plan: Get Started

It's still not too late to get strong, lean, and sexy, thanks to this metabolism-revving, muscle-sculpting, weight-loss plan<p><b>How the Plan Works:</b><p><b>GET STARTED</b><p>Get more information about the workout

Crunchy Quinoa Baked Oatmeal with Caramelized Strawberries and Toasted Coconut

Crunchy Quinoa Baked Oatmeal with Caramelized Strawberries and Toasted Coconut.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 30, 2013 77<p>I must preface this with a disclaimer: I …

18 Patio Pergola Designs, Perfect For The Upcoming Summer Days

Pergolas reach maximum popularity and are most practical during summer when they provide shade and serve as an outdoor recreation and entertainment …

Landscaping

Lemon Bars - Easy Lemon Meringue Bars Recipe

Thai Chicken Satay and Peanut Sauce + Ginger Coconut Rice

May 6, 2013 by Laurie McNamara<p><i>Grilled Thai Chicken Satay served over flavorful ginger coconut rice… oh and there’s a</i> <i>delicious</i> <i>peanut sauce too!</i><p>Today …

How to Make Any Meatballs in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: If you can source good ground meat, you can make meatballs. Jennifer Steinhauer (a.k.a. Jenny) teaches us</i> …

How to Slice a Mango

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: 2 ways to prep one of the trickiest tropical fruits.</i><p>We learned two principal things in last year's New York Times piece on mangoes. First, that they …

Kitchens

Vegan Chipotle Sweet Potato Burger

This is another entry in our vague, occasional series of really easy and delicious veggie burgers. The truth is, if you add equal parts of …

Epicurious – Recipes, Menu Ideas, Videos & Cooking Tips

Cook This Now<p>Toss the first juicy, sweet cherries of the season into this salad, along with rotisserie chicken and a vibrant creamy horseradish …

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Tequila Lime Chicken and Black Bean Burritos

Tequila Lime Chicken and Black Bean Burritos.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 15, 2013 87<p>I’m going to tell you about something that doesn’t include cheese.<p>And it …

3 Workouts to Improve your Photography

Consider applying these new workouts in your photography routine and you will improve your skills and creativity.

Photography

How to Take Great Portraits Outdoors

Have you ever taken a picture outside only to realize afterward that the sky is white instead of blue? Or the subject of your image is too dark? Or …

Photographing Landmarks: Find Your Angle

How many times have you taken the perfect shot of that famous building or monument that you couldn’t wait to show to your family or friends or submit …

Landscape Photography