Nina Pilgrim

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21 dreamy destinations where you can see the bluest water in the world

We may be smack, bang in the middle of a muggy heatwave, but that doesn't mean we can't dream of being somewhere tropical.<p>From hidden water holes in …

National Parks

Delta Just Made a Huge Announcement That Puts Other Airlines to Shame

This is a big surprise for passengers.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I was sure my eyes were fibbing.<p>Sometimes, they present sights that stun me into stupor so much that it takes me a while to ponder whether what I'm seeing can …

Aviation

17,200 Shoppers Agree—This Is the Best Amazon Skincare Product (and It's $8)

We love enthusiastic Amazon reviewers to steer us in the right direction with purchases, from which external iPhone charger to buy to whether the $60 …

Skin Care

To Travel Cheaply, Watch Currency Exchange Rates

Saving on travel is all about flexibility, says the anonymous editor-in-chief of the luxury travel site Andrew Harper. He told Lifehacker about a few …

These Are the 50 Best Ab Exercises You Can Do

Strengthening your core will make you feel strong and confident, help you walk taller, and feel more badass (than you already are!). To really lean and chisel out your abs, add these abtastic moves to your routine. Yep, you'll definitely be sore tomorrow.

Workouts

The 5 Books Billionaire Bill Gates Recommends for Summer Reading

The Microsoft co-founder's 2018 picks 'wrestle with big questions.'<p>4 min read<p>Whether you're headed to the beach this summer or just looking for some thought-provoking writing to immerse yourself in during your commute, multibillionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates has you covered. Each year, the …

JoJo’s Biscuits

<b>Author Notes:</b> From Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Table cookbook: "It took me a year of Saturdays to get these biscuits just right. Almost every weekend for months I worked up another batch for Chip and the kids to taste and then wrote down their feedback. Biscuit after biscuit was judged to be too heavy, …

The Magic of Dark Chocolate Cake

The magic of dark chocolate cake is something that you can feel if you try this delicious chocolate cake! So rich, chocolatey, and moist! It will …

Dessert

The Triple Chocolate Mousse That Took 100+ Weddings By Storm

When in France, other people might bring an extra suitcase for their shopping needs. I always bring a notebook.<p>In the mid-1980s, I spent two nights a few kilometers outside of Avignon at the gorgeous Auberge de Noves. I remember an elegant room filled with antiques, a grand four-poster bed, and a …

The Ingenious Technique That Makes Vanilla Extract in 1 Hour

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Here's something that's going to change your home cooking life: You can make better vanilla extract at home in about an …

How to Make Butterscotch (aka a Lazy Cook's Caramel Sauce)

[1]<p>Butterscotch Sauce<p>From Anna Monette Roberts, POPSUGAR Food<p>Notes<p>Butterscotch tastes best when it's served hot! Reheat it in a small nonstick saucepan over low heat. Alternatively, remove the lid to the mason jar, and microwave in 15-second increments, stirring between sessions, until sauce is …

Perfect Hot Milk Cake Recipe

This is an old-fashioned hot milk cake recipe that our grandmas and mums used to make. It is a very simple cake, but really moist, milky, and …

Dessert

Fudgy Dark Chocolate Cake

This fudgy dark chocolate cake is the best fudge cake recipe ever! So decadent, so fudgy and fluffy – the ideal one-bowl dessert! It is so easy and …

desserts

How to Make Real Pistachio Cupcakes | Dessert Recipes | Allrecipes.com

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes | America's Test Kitchen

This recipe does not double very well. Cupcakes made from a doubled batch and baked side by side in the oven yield a slightly compromised rise. It's …

Almond Brioche Toast (Bostock) Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

4 Takes on Eggs Benedict for Mother's Day Brunch - Chowhound

Mother’s Day brunch is tricky. You want to honor Mom with something luxurious, but it can’t be so elaborate you’re stuck fussing in the kitchen while …

20 Recipes for People Who Are Obsessed with Mushrooms — Recipes from The Kitchn

I believe I survived my years as a vegetarian because of mushrooms. Their sturdy texture and hefty flavor were such an easy substitute for meat, …

British-Style Lemon Pound Cake Might Be the Best Pound Cake

A Madeira cake is the sort of plain cake that looks like it might be dull and dry, but instead turns out to be exceptionally moreish. Many people are …

Vanilla Wafer Cookies That Are Better Than Storebought Recipe

"This recipe comes from my favorite cookbook from a church. It is simple, easy, inexpensive and delicious! Not to mention it tastes better than the …

Baker Tops Cakes With Perfectly Piped Bouquets of Realistic Buttercream Flowers

When it comes to <b>cake decorating</b>, we’re often left in awe of talented artisans who create exquisite works of edible art with colorful fondant and frosting. One food artist to perfect the art of crafty confections is Seoul-based Atelier Soo, who tops her cakes with beautiful bouquets of realistic</b> …

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These are life-changing.<p>We can all agree that chocolate chip cookies are the greatest. But what does it take to make the very best one?<p>Tasty<p>There are so many recipes and variations that it's sometimes hard to know exactly what to do to achieve cookie perfection.<p>To find the absolute best, we tested …

17 Homemade Layer Cakes You’ll Want to Eye (and Eat) from Every Angle

Salted Caramel Cupcakes | The Perfect Cake

The pairing of savory salt and sweet caramel is a hard one to resist. We wanted to create a cupcake that highlighted this combo, one that would be …

Easiest Biscuits You'll Ever Make

3 cups self-rising flour (add 1 teaspoon of baking powder for each cup of flour to make your own self-rising flour) <br>1 1/2 cups high-quality whole …

Joanna Gaines' Buttermilk Biscuits

<b>Ingredients</b><p>4 cups self-rising flour, plus more for the work surface<br>• 2 tablespoons baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 3/4 pound (3 sticks) salted butter, cold, cut into 1/2-inch pieces or grated<br>• 2 large eggs, beaten, plus 1 large egg for brushing<br>• 1½ cups buttermilk, or as needed, plus 1 tablespoon for …

Where to Eat Ice Cream in New York Right Now

We are hurtling toward summer and gloriously hot, humid days that more or less demand ice cream. New York’s finest purveyors of frozen sweets have …

10 Amazing Yoga Poses for Fast Weight Loss & Flat Stomach

<b>1.</b> <b>Boat Pose</b><p><b>Step 1</b><p>Sit on the floor with your legs straight in front of you. Press your hands on the floor a little behind your hips, fingers pointing …

17 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …