Richard Arseneault

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German Potato Pancakes Recipe

"These are a nice change from regular pancakes. They make a great dinner meal when served with bratwurst sausage. I spread mine with cranberry sauce …

Recipes

Homemade Croissants (with step-by-step photos)

Well, I did it. I finally crossed homemade croissants off my list.<p>They have been on my list of things I have always wanted to make for way too many …

The rare blue the Mayans invented

The colour survives in the work of 17th Century Spanish colonial painters, a symbol of the wealth that ultimately doomed the Mayans, writes Devon Van Houten Maldonado.<p>In 17th Century Europe, when Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio and Peter Paul Rubens painted their famous masterworks, ultramarine …

Art

History of Science: Cyclopædia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : containing the definitions of the terms, and accounts of the things signify'd thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine : the figures, kinds, properties, productions, preparations, and uses, of things natural and artificial : the rise, progress, and state of things ecclesiastical, civil, military, and commercial : with the several systems, sects, opinions, &c : among philosophers, divines, mathematicians, physicians, antiquaries, criticks, &c : the whole intended as a course of antient and modern learning: Bombard - burning

Page View<p>Chambers, Ephraim, 1680 (ca.)-1740 / Cyclopædia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : containing the definitions of the terms, …

From Maus to Tamara Drewe: the 10 graphic novels everyone should read

The recent hoo-ha about the Man Booker prize’s longlisting of a graphic novel for the first time, the chilling, understated Sabrina by Nick Drnaso, may have piqued your interest in exploring this ever-expanding medium further, or perhaps for the first time. Not everyone has grown up reading comics …

Graphic Novels

Here’s Why ICC Profiles Are So Important for Printing Photos

<b>You can request a free sample pack of Canson Infinity Baryta Prestige here.</b><p>There’s never been a better time to engage in printmaking and the …

Printing

3 Sauces Every Home Cook Should Know How to Make

Forget store-bought. These essential seafood sauces are not only whipped up with everyday pantry staples, they enhance the flavor of some of our …

Cooking

Potato Chops (Meat-Stuffed Indian Potato Pancakes) Recipe

<b>Read more: Beyond Curry: Potato Chops (Meat-Stuffed Indian Potato Pancakes)</b><p>Ingredients1 1/2 pounds russet potatoes1/2 pound ground beef or lamb3 medium cloves garlic, finely minced5 tablespoons oil (divided)1 small onion, finely chopped (about 1/2 cup)2 tablespoons tomato puree1 tablespoon toasted …

Garam Masala Recipe

This basic spice mixture can be used to flavor a variety of curries, braises, and other Indian dishes.<p>Why It Works<p>Toasting whole spices creates better flavor than mixing pre-ground spices.<p><b>Read more: The Food Lab: Better Channa Masala With a World Tour of Techniques</b><p>Ingredients6 to 8 green cardamom …

Spices

Grilled Naan Recipe

You <i>could</i> go out and buy yourself a tandoor oven (small ones run about $200 or so), but here's a better suggestion: <b>Just grill it.</b> It works so well for pizza, why shouldn't it do just as well for naan?<p><b>Note:</b> The naan can also be cooked in a grill pan over high heat. Milk can be used in place of the …

Seekh Kebabs (Pakistani Spicy Grilled Ground Meat Skewers) Recipe

When a Pakistani friend of mine in college introduced me to the little packets of pre-blended <i>seekh kebab</i> spices at our local Indian market, it was something of a revelation. <i>Oh, this is what a balanced spice blend tastes like.</i> That blend had plenty of heat, a good mix of warm spices (I distinctly …

The Best Chicken Tikka Masala Recipe

<b>Read more: The Food Lab: How to Make Chicken Tikka Masala at Home</b><p>Ingredients5 pounds bone-in chicken pieces (breasts, legs, or a mix), skin removed3 tablespoons toasted ground cumin3 tablespoons toasted paprika2 tablespoon toasted ground coriander seed2 teaspoon ground turmeric1 teaspoon cayenne …

Indian Village Chicken Curry Recipe

<b>Read more: Beyond Curry You Know: Gavthi, or Indian Village Chicken Curry</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the chicken marinade</b>1 pound chicken with bone cut into medium pieces2 tablespoons ginger-garlic paste2 tablespoons red chilli powder, divided1/2 tablespoon turmeric powderSalt<b>For the spice paste</b>2 tablespoons …

The Future Of Cannabis Has Arrived With This $400 Vaporizer

First things first: Lets define dabbing. According to Merriam-Webster in a recent “Words We’re Watching” post, it is “the act of heating a sticky oil or wax of concentrated THC extracted from cannabis and inhaling the vapors.”<p>While dabbing is not technically a new method of consumption—it is …

Cannabis

Spanish Garlic Shrimp (Gambas al Ajillo) Recipe

"Every Spanish restaurant serves this dish of shrimp cloaked in garlic-infused olive oil with smoky hints of paprika and a touch of sweetness from …

Seafood

Kanton DX35 is a Concept Machine for Easy At-Home Film Processing

One of the barriers to entry for people interested in trying film photography is the challenge of getting film processed. Finding a convenient lab …

Driftwood Pinhole — An Interview With Camera Maker Sergey Lebedev

From sea to workshop, these beautiful driftwood pinhole cameras by Sergey Lebedev are a sight to behold.Read More

Teacher Finds Student Sleeping in Class And Lets Her Sleep for the Kindest Reason

Usually, sleeping in class is a surefire way to get scolded. However, as high school teacher Monte Syrie has recently realized, punishing sleepy students may not always offer the best outcome. In fact, when one of his students dozed off during an English lesson, Syrie did something most educators …

Teaching

15 Italian Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re not an Italian nonna with decades of pasta-making experience, these classic recipes make an excellent (and relatively simple) introduction …

Time After Time: The Lasting Legacy Of Chet Baker

When the body of Chet Baker was found, crumpled and bloodied, on an Amsterdam pavement on Friday, 13 May 1988, beneath the third-floor window of the …

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

10 Superfoods That Make the Best Smoothie Ingredients

Banana. Berries. Nut butter. Milk. Maybe a handful of greens, when you’re feeling the veggies. If your smoothie game has revolved around these core …

Nutrition

Vintage Watch Restoration: Should You Or Not? A Guide To The Oft-Controversial World Of Making Things Worse By Trying To Make Them Better

Deciding whether or not to restore a vintage watch is a tough decision to make. The internet is awash with tales of watches butchered by an …

The Overlooked Musical Pioneers You Really Should Know

So you think you’ve heard all of the greatest music ever made? As Al Jolson used to say, you ain’t heard nothing yet. For a combination of reasons – …

Treviso Leather Valet Box and Ten Watch Display Case (Engravable)

• Italian leather valet box and watch display case is a splendid, compact way to display<br>• Distinct top glass display case holds up to ten watches on …

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Seven reasons to visit Valletta

The story of Malta's capital is inextricably linked with the island's mythology – after laying Valletta's foundation stone in 1566 the Knights of St John created an elegant baroque city from an arid, empty peninsula. But, don’t imagine that it’s just a relic of the past. Behind the foreboding …

European Travel

Mechanical Watch Mainspring Disassembly

Lesson 8 -- Mainspring Disassembly 21 Jan 2007<p>Tools Required: Eye Loupe, Screw Drivers, Tweezers<p>Mainspring is the power source of a watch, there are …

Green Living