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Chocolate Molten Lava Cake

[1]<p>From Nicole Iizuka, POPSUGAR Food<p>Ingredients<p>6 ounces butter, at room temperature and diced, plus more for ramekins<br>• 6 ounces semisweet baking chocolate<br>• 3 eggs<br>• 1/2 cup granulated sugar<br>• 1/2 teaspoon instant espresso granules<br>• 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon<br>• 1/3 cup all-purpose flour<br>• Zest of an orange, to …

A Buttery, Flaky Breadstick That Doubles as Dessert

We arrived in Turin one late autumn afternoon. Upon entering our charming home away from home, Christina, our host, showed me into the black-and-white tiled kitchen. She left me a few books on Piedmont's rich cuisine she thought I might like, and as she left, I noticed a plate, covered in an …

Claire Ptak’s recipe for Lady Baltimore cake | Baking

This southern belle hides a delicate, pale crumb and layers of figgy filling beneath a frilly bonnet of marshmallow-like icing<p>When I was in training, every chef in the kitchen became known for something they did well. Apple-peeling knife skills, or perfectly balanced vinaigrettes; filigree crepes …

21 Incredible Dishes You Can Make in One Skillet

HONEY GARLIC SHRIMP<p>This sweet and savory dish is low in ingredients and high in bold flavors: a true win-win. Get the recipe HERE.<p>BACON AND MUSHROOM …

16 Three-Ingredient Party Appetizers for the *Lazy* Hostess

Whether you’re planning a TV viewing party, bridal shower or game day gathering, does this ever happen to you? You start out all ambitious, with a grocery list for some outrageous guacamole and crazy-impressive appetizers, but before you can get to a store, inertia sets in. Why does hostessing have …

The feedfeed Christmas Menu from Start to Finish - Chowhound

We've scoured what's trending in the feedfeed global community of cooks and curated this Christmas menu, from morning brunch, to evening appetizers, …

Recipes

Our Most-Saved Holiday Cookies

With the holiday season in full swing, there is no better time to fire up the oven for a batch (or three) of freshly baked cookies. This is the time …

Dessert

The Ultimate Holiday Cookie Recipe Swap – 40 Recipes

Every week we pull together some great Canadian recipes from Canadian food bloggers around the web featuring one main ingredient or dish. This week …

17 Sweet and Savory Recipes to Use Up That Box of Puff Pastry

It’s happened to the best of us. You use one sheet of puff pastry to make pigs in a blanket, and the other one is left to either dry out in the fridge or get freezer burn — <i>RIP.</i> That’s no way to handle the flaky dough that’s treated you to so many delicious Danishes and croissants. You need to get …

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From Katy Perry at the DNC to Alessandra Ambrosio in St.-Tropez: The 11 Best Design Instagrams of the Week

As temperatures soared this week, many of us sought shelter inside. But, a select few, never the ones to pass up the perfect photo op, braved the heat and ventured outdoors. On vacation in St.-Tropez, a sun-kissed Alessandra Ambrosio rested in the shade atop an open-air bed of patterned pillows. …

Lauren Conrad's Favorite Accessory Trend Right Now

<b>Two of my favorite trends this summer are pom-poms and tassels. I love using them to add a playful pop of color to an outfit. Our new bags available</b> …

A Makeup Wipe I Don't Feel Guilty About Using

<i>Certain beauty products — think NARS blush in Orgasm or Clinique's Black Honey lipstick — are so good, they're practically famous and have</i> devoted,</i> …

Bread for Success: How to Make Bakery-Style Loaves at Home

An artisan bread revolution is about to take over your home kitchen.<p>There’s an artisan bread revolution happening in America. You know the loaves coming out of so many pro kitchens these days: crusty, hearty, chewy, and deeply flavored. We wondered if something similar could be re-created at …

15 Make-Ahead Soup Recipes That Will Warm You Up from Head to Toe

There’s nothing like coming home to a steamy bowl of soup after a day spent skiing on the slopes, a snowball fight with your friends or even just a blustery walk home from work. Soup will warm you up from head to toe, but who wants to spend an hour by the stove after a long day in the cold? Try …

Make Ahead Soups

When soup cleansing officially became a thing last year, we were pretty hooked. Not only do soups contain way less sugar and more fiber than …

19 Healthy Dinners Under 500 Calories That You'll Actually Want To Eat

It's true!<p>Something else that's important is to make sure that the foods you eat are high in nutritious value. Nutrients like protein, fiber, and fat can take a while to digest and help you feel satisfied for longer — meaning fewer cravings and lower general hangry-ness. (Here's some more …

Manny Pacquiao laments injury after losing to Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Manny Pacquiaosaid after his Saturday night loss toFloyd Mayweather Jr.that he was hampered by a sore right shoulder that had been injured in training camp and was re-aggravated in the third round.<p>Pacquiao's performance in the 118-110, 116-112, 116-112 unanimous-decision loss at the MGM Grand Hotel …

Boxing

The 2-Minute Body-Fat Detonator

Test your power with this 4-move challenge<p>Explosive movements take a lot of energy. That's one of the reasons why squat jumps often feel so much harder than a regular bodyweight squat.<p>"Exercises that require your muscles to fire quickly rely on your fast-twitch fibers," explains Todd Durkin, …

A Simple Kettlebell Workout for Beginners

Originally from Russia, kettlebells — those rubber-covered metal weights with handles found in the free-weights section of most gyms — are gaining …

15-Minute Workout: Core Exercises

Hit your muscles from all angles with this routine to sculpt a tight, sexy midsection.<p>Hitting your muscles from all angles is the absolute best way to sculpt a tight, sexy midsection.<p>If your abs routine consists of crunches, crunches, and more crunches, you may still have some jiggle around the …

15 Minute Kettlebells Workout

Earn a balanced—and bangin'—physique with this killer kettlebells workout<p>No disrespect, dumbbells—you're great and we heart you—but the kettlebell is kind of stealing our adoration. To be honest, this isn't a new crush: We've always been fond of the kettlebell's shape, which creates an uneven …

The best kettlebell workout

kali9 / Getty<p>kali9 / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 10<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Kettlebells offer all the benefits of dumbbell training, with the added advantage …

10 DIY Summer Lip Treatments

The dog days of summer are most definitely upon us. Seriously, has anyone else noticed the sudden increase in back-to-school supply commercials and stockpiles of washable markers taking up more than their fair share of aisle space? But that doesn’t mean that the heat is done with us quite yet, …

Editor Tested: Herbalist Pat Crocker's DIY Turmeric Coconut Face Mask

<i>From teeth whitening to keeping curly hair healthy, there's no question that coconut oil has become the multi-tasking "It" product in the beauty</i> …

8 DIY Beauty Products For Amazing Skin On The Cheap

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.<p>Last week, I finally redeemed a birthday present for a facial at a New York spa. It was the kind of luxurious hour that I …

Be Like Burt: 16 Ways to Make Your Own Beeswax Products

Remember when barking, “Mind your own beeswax!” at someone was a total schoolyard diss? Well nowadays whenever someone hits us with that, we gladly accept. Why? Because beeswax is only just about the coolest thing ever. Not only is it made by incredible little worker bees, but it’s also THE …

Best British recipes: Victoria’s secret of the perfect sponge

Making a light, moist, tender cake is the test of a traditional British cook and well worth the effort, believes Xanthe Clay .<p>Next Saturday we reveal the first round winner of the Telegraph Morrisons <b>Best British Recipes</b> competition. Don’t panic if you haven’t got around to sending in your own …