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Best Scrambled Eggs Recipes

Make your best scramble ever with recipes like smoked-salmon scramble with dill griddle biscuits and poached scrambled eggs with goat cheese sauce.

7 Things You Never Knew You Could Fry

Almost anything is better fried. Cases in point: fried chicken, french fries and frickles (fried pickles), but you don't have to stop there.<p>Open your …

Black-Truffle Scallops With Pearls and Champagne Recipe

From Daniel Boulud's Favorite Holiday Recipes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>• 2 cups milk• 3 T medium tapioca pearls• 1¼ cups heavy cream• 8 jumbo sea scallops, from Maine or Nova Scotia if possible• 2 oz. black truffles, cut into 24 slices, ?-inch thick; remaining truffles cut in ¼-inch dice• 2 T unsalted butter, at …

Recipes

The Egg Calculator

Want more amazing sous vide recipes?<p>Enroll in <i>Cooking Sous Vide: Beyond the Basics</i>.<p>Take me there!<p>Move step up<p>Move step down<p>Step …

ChefSteps

ChefSteps is here to make cooking more fun. Get recipes, tips, and videos that show the whys behind the hows for sous vide, grilling, baking, and …

parsley pecorino biscuits

This was my first summer having a garden and it coincided with the summer I hatched a new human and the themes of both keep blurring together: The …

Recipes

39 Places to Have a Great Long Weekend

Master the three-day weekend getaway in one of these vibrant adventure towns across the United States. With the advice of a trusted local, discover the best spots to hike, bike, paddle, eat, drink, and sleep.

Cheddar Bites

The big aged-cheddar flavor of these little crackers stands up to bourbon cocktails.

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18 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Recipes for When You Have *No* Time

Whether you are hosting your first Friendsgiving feast or you’re looking for a dish to bring to that family potluck, you’re going to need a few quick and easy recipes this season. From appetizers, side dishes, mains and dessert, one (or more!) of these Thanksgiving recipes will definitely become …

Watch techno made entirely with physical, mechanical objects

Techno has become folk art, popular music idiom. Yet it’s still often viewed through the machines that first made it. What if you could give it some …

The brains behind the ‘Aha!’ moment

Researchers at UCL have discovered what happens in our brains when we start connecting the dots<p>When you first move to London it’s very common to quickly gain very detailed, even intimate knowledge of two or three locales, but not know how they are connected geographically.<p>It’s not until there’s a …

6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Roasting Vegetables

We share how to roast vegetables to perfection with 6 tips from our test kitchen<p>Roasting vegetables seems easy enough, right? Just chop 'em up, put 'em on a sheet pan, and throw them in the oven. Basically, yes. But there are some specific things you should keep in mind to get crispy-yet-tender …

Artist Creates Incredible Watercolor Portraits Using Coffee

Artist Maria Aristidou creates incredible portraits of famous figures using a surprising material: coffee. The United Kingdom-based painter initially stumbled upon the medium as a substitute for traditional water coloring, but now she's developed it into a kind of science. She's experimented with a …

Seamus Mullen Wants to Teach You How to Break Down a Whole Lamb (and Cook It Too)

Watch the video and follow Mullen’s easy steps to make the most of the whole animal.<p>Growing up on a small farm in Vermont, chef Seamus Mullen of El Colmado Butchery (among others) loved all things lamb (here's the recipe for Ragout Of Lamb And Spring Vegetables With Farro, pictured above). “We …

Cooking

The One-Pot Lentil Soup That's Perfect for the First Chilly Days of Spring

Today, you requested a soup recipe with beans. We think you're gonna like this one-hour, one-pot meal.<p><i>Welcome to the second annual Bon Appétit Readers’ Choice Week, where we’re committed to celebrating the people who make what we do all worthwhile (that’s you!). As part of the festivities, we’re</i> …

Buttery Potatoes, Fried Chicken, and Cream Puffs: Your Saturday Night Dinner Party Menu

Digital food editor Dawn Perry is planning a dream dinner for her 11-year-old niece's birthday—here's what's on the menu.<p>This weekend, my eldest sister and my niece are visiting New York City from Baltimore to celebrate my niece's 11th birthday. It's my niece's first time here and between <i>The Lion</i> …

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Spice Gods Be Praised, Real Sriracha Snacks Are Here

Let the spice craze continue.<p>Fans of sriracha-flavored snacks will no longer have to accept imitators. That's according to Yahoo Food, which reports that Seattle-based Pop! Gourmet Foods has partnered with Huy Fong Foods to produce a new line of products actually made with the iconic spicy …

25 Ways to Cook With Canned Tomatoes, Your Pantry Hero

Pass the can opener—these tomato-based recipes are all about fresh flavors...straight from a pantry staple.<p><b>Sure, sure—we're waiting around for spring</b> (and the vegetables that come with it) just like everybody else. In the meantime, we're reaching for the nearest can of tomatoes when we need a hit …

Cooking

Captivating Portraits of Enigmatic Figures Lost in a Magical World

Inspired by the lush natural surroundings of her native Vilnius, Lithuanian photographer Viktorija Raggana captures incredibly emotive portraits filled with enchantment and mystery. Raggana, who calls herself a “photographer-witch,” weaves her spell over enigmatic scenes that seem to belong to the …

This Pencil Holder Rules

We are back with our blog hop group of talented ladies. Our theme this month was a fun one... RULERS! Which is perfect for us because we ...

How to Paint a Basic Leaf with Watercolors

eHow Crafts Blog<p>As an artist, I enjoy experimenting with various mediums. One of my favorite mediums of late is watercolor. I appreciate it can be …

Asplund Tati Desk

Minimal/modern desks are hard to find, especially when storage is a necessity. I’ve been on a search for an update to my own home office desk, and …

Paperless Office

Hefty Spinach Lasagna Roll-Ups Recipe

1Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.<p>2Boil the noodles, removing them when they are mostly cooked but still very al dente. Drain and cool …

Recipes

Stir-fried squid with ginger, lemon-grass and chilli

Vibrant eastern flavours perfume this quick squid dish<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>900g (2lb) cleaned squid<br>2 stalks lemon-grass<br>1 tbsp groundnut oil<br>2 garlic cloves, very finely chopped<br>2cm (¾in) piece root ginger, peeled and sliced into very fine matchsticks<br>2-3 red chillis, halved, deseeded and finely chopped<br>4 …

Food & Dining

REK Extending Coffee Table by Reinier de Jong

Designer Reinier de Jong, known for expandable furniture, has put into production the REK expanding coffee table, the complement to his REK extending …

Furniture

Organizing Made Easier: Furniture Designs for Tool-Free Assembly

While some people are dismissive of those who have problems assembling IKEA furniture, I know <i>plenty</i> of otherwise competent and intelligent end users …

Furniture

Graphic Design Inspiration

It has been too long since the last time I designed a poster. This afternoon I got into a Pinterest hole and came across so many beautiful artworks. …

Graphic Design

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

Norway's Currency Goes Abstract

Ah, Norway. Land of universal health care, widespread wealth, true democracy, and excellent design. In keeping with that last one, the country’s …

In The Middle Of A Dream, photography, digital by Philomena Famulok

Philomena Famulok<p>PRO, Art viewer visitor<p>Follow<p>Present in the following gallery<p>Galleries are thematic collections created by the artist to present and …

Art