Peter Lawless

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11 gorgeous ways that tiles can transform your rooms

Tiles are one of those amazingly versa-<i>tile</i> (sorry) products that can be used almost anywhere and to great effect. If you want a super modern …

How To Make A Better Chopped Salad Than You Can Buy

Photo credit: Heather Christo<p>There's no denying the fact that salads get boring. No matter how many combinations of greens, fixings and dressing one can make, this healthy meal faces some steep competition with, well, <i>everything</i> else. But since we have to eat our veggies, we're thankful for chopped …

9 Sensational Sides That Will Dress Up Any Dish

Side dishes are often an afterthought, but they can be just as memorable as the main course. These sensational sides will have people scrambling for seconds.<p><b>1. Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Butter</b><p>Build a meal around this flavorful broccoli. The florets are tossed in a sweet, spicy, and smoky …

The 50 Most Essential Kitchen Secrets

Helpful tips and tricks.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.

25 Habits Of People Who Are Happy, Healthy & Successful

Who among us doesn't want to be a happy, healthy and successful human being? Still, it can be easy to lose your way, which is why I've compiled a …

Happiness

These Are the Best Onion Rings You'll Ever Make at Home

<i>By Matt Duckor, Epicurious</i><p>Photo by Ditte Isager<p>Most of the foods we loved in our youth are forgettable when you really think about it. Eating Bagel Bites is like struggling to chew off damp pieces of cardboard. Lunchables were clearly dreamed up by a branding genius that made kids think it was cool …

30 Grain-Free Recipes That Are Delightfully Delicious

It's the new year. A time for trying out new diets. The unfortunate part about that is once you decide to cut out a food (or try to eat less of it) it is <i>all you can think about</i>.<p>Mention grain-free and all you can think about is bread, pasta with a side of bread and pasta. Thankfully, there are lots …

Stay Warm and Healthy With Kale and Quinoa Minestrone Soup

<i>(This recipe originally appeared on elizabethrider.com)</i><p>Baby, it's cold outside! Stay warm and healthy with this equally delicious and satisfying soup.<p>One of the things I love teaching my clients the most is how to incorporate kale, quinoa and other superfoods into familiar favorites. Using new …

Vegetarian Sandwiches Worth Writing Home About

There's a common misconception that great sandwiches have to be loaded with meat. It's no one's fault really, it just so happens that some of our favorite sandwiches are meat forward. There's the club sandwich with double layers of meat. And then the Reuben that's loaded with corned beef. And let's …

Some say spirits haunt Shore's historic places

Ephemeral women. Spirits of long-dead soldiers. Unexplained noises in abandoned buildings. The Jersey Shore has it all.<p>With some of the oldest and …

Review: MoMA in Two Hours

<i>Every Monday, Gray Line New York will be highlighting a “Partner of the Week” on our blog. We are going to provide a review for a new partner’s</i> …

Welcome to Rangerstown in Bryant Park, NYC

Macaroni and Cheese Waffles Recipe

Waffled macaroni and cheese might not rank quite as high on the list of "things you must try before you die" as, say, a fresh-from-the-water oyster, or a sliver of Parmesan sliced off of a wheel that has just been opened in front of your eyes, or a bit of playful light bondage, but it's certainly …

24 Delicious Ways To Eat Quinoa For Breakfast

Start your day with a Super Food and watch what happens.

Breakfast

22 Vegan Recipes for Jay-Z and Beyoncé

Jay-Z turns 44 today, so he and Beyoncé are going vegan for 22 days. Might we suggest these 22 delicious recipes, Mr. and Mrs. Carter?<p><b>Jay-Z</b>'s just turned 44, and he's celebrating like all ballers do—by going vegan for 22 days. (Al Gore is also a recent convert, so you know it's cool.) Better still, …

Vegan

Thanksgiving Breads

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Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

Dessert

HuffPost Tastemakers: Meat. Beer. Fire.

TASTEMAKERS -- If you're lucky enough to live in the south, you may have had the opportunity to go the Revival Food's Meat Beer Fire event -- a day of outdoor cooking, craft beers and good music. Craig Deihl was maning the fire at this years event, which only means good things.

Scientists: Beer Makes Us Happy

According to researchers lead by Dr. David Kareken of Indiana University, beer releases dopamine--the neurotransmitter of pleasure--in the brain:<p>In …

Experience Travel

Travel

Four creative, locally brewed beers for November

L.A.'s craft breweries are maturing quickly as thirsty Angelenos drink the beer as fast as it is brewed, and new beers are being packaged and released each week. November is looking to be a particularly great month for creative, locally brewed beers.<p>Here are four new options to keep an eye out</b> …

Flavors

Drink no wimpy beers on National Stout Day

Friday is International Stout Day, when beer fans can raise a glass to toast the dark, roasty brews of the stout family, and it's a family with many branches and offshoots to explore.<p>"Taking place in homes, pubs, breweries and restaurants," say the organizers, Stout Day is "all about celebrating …

Alcohol

Cookbook for Beer Lovers Features 100 Recipes

Photo Via Amazon.com;<p>If you’re a beer lover who’s ever wished you could sustain yourself solely on the beverage, Jacquelyn Dodd’s <i>The Craft Beer</i> …

Beer-Braised Bison Chuck Roast

Pot roast may not be the most glamorous dish in the world, but goddam if it ain't one of the most delicious on a cold November night. Bison has a reputation for being lean (because it is), and without that excess fat to help keep things lubricated, getting tender and moist results requires a bit of …

Brewing High Gravity Beers with John Palmer

1 comment<p>This week I invite John Palmer back to talk about brewing high gravity “big” beers. John shares some of his tips on getting the most from …

Oak in Your Beer – Oak Chips and Barrel Aging

8 comments<p>The use of oak and other woods in flavoring beer has enjoyed a resurgence recently among home brewers and some micro breweries. Oak is …

Bière de Garde Recipes and Beer Brewing

2 comments<p>Bière de Garde or “beer for keeping” is a French pale ale traditionally brewed in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region. It is a strong pale ale, …

Blonde Ale Recipes and Beer Style

6 comments<p>Blonde Ale is a light, slightly malty beer popularized by the American craft beer movement. This week we take a look at the history of …

The Mass-Market Beer Styles You Wish Existed

<b>Beer is beer,</b> your piss-swilling friends claim. And sure, it's hard to really argue with that if all they truly like are lagers or pilsners or even white ales. You know your favorite craft brewery's equivalents are vastly superior, but they won't see much of a difference (except for the higher …

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