Rebecca Oliver

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How to Make Lavender-Infused Caramels for Valentine's Day

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day or Galentine's Day, these chocolate-covered caramels by Em Hassan from MBakes will make your holiday a</i> …

Gourmet

9 Super Romantic Dinners For Two

Because the quickest way into that someone's heart is through your kitchen.

14 Chocolate Cakes

Forget the jewelry. Forget the flowers. Forget the fancy dinners, the oysters, the caviar, the steak. Let's be real here: chocolate cake is the best part of Valentine's Day.<p>Chocolate cakes aren't moody, aren't choosy. They're gorgeous. They can be consumed wherever you desire: at a candlelit table, …

Spinach Lasagna Roll-Ups, Crisp Tuna-Cabbage Salad, Hasselback Potatoes, Hazelnut Rye Brownies & Fire Cider

From lasagna roll-ups to easy turkey chili – we've got your comfy winter weeknight recipes covered this week. If you're looking for a hearty side …

Brownies

Sunday Supper: Balsamic-Brown Sugar Short Ribs With Garlic Mashed Potatoes

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Slow-cooked short ribs are a pitch-perfect winter meal. This version gets burnished with a rich red wine, …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

27 Red Velvet Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

Some things are meant to be.

10 Grown-Up Ways to Decorate with Pink

It's cheery, sophisticated, and even sexy.<p>It's not just for little girls, and it goes with way more than frills and lace. The color of the moment is cheery, sophisticated, and even sexy. Here are decorating ideas and tips on how to get the hue right — whether you're eighteen or eighty.

How To Make a Hanging Bed - Wooden Hammock - Porch Swing Bed

Grapefruit, cucumbers, and egg. @andrewoknowlton on a plate.

World's Coolest Underwater Lodgings

Undersea hotels represent one of the newest frontiers in hospitality. From Zanzibar to Sweden, beautiful underwater properties with one-of-a-kind views have been popping up around the globe, featuring some of the most unique rooms that travelers can book. Meanwhile, closer to home, many celebrated …

21 Basic Cooking Skills You Still Don't Have

Thank god for takeout.

Chewy Gooey Crispy Crunchy Melt-in-Your-Mouth Cookies by Alice Medrich

• <b>Author:</b> Alice Medrich<p><b>2010 IACP Baking Book of the Year</b><b>With recipes organized by texture! Flaky, gooey, crunchy, crispy, chewy, chunky, melt-in-your-mouth . . .</b><p>Cookies are easy, enticing, and fun. Yet as the award-winning baker Alice Medrich notes, too often, home cooks cling to the recipe on the …

Exclusive Recipe: The Meatball Shop's Turkey Meatballs

This Meatball Shop founders share their recipe for these savory bites.<p>Michael Chernow and Daniel Holzman put meatballs on the (very trendy) map when they opened The Meatball Shop in downtown Manhattan. If you're looking to shake up your Thanksgiving meal, attending a Friendsgiving celebration, or …

Golden Galette Tops the List of All-time Favorite Potato Recipes

As the author of three "fresh" cookbooks, I'm supposed to say kale is my favorite vegetable. Or Brussels sprouts. Honestly, I like these veggies; but I would lie down on the train tracks for a potato gratin, a plate of crispy fingerlings, or a slice of Golden Gruyère Potato Galette (see below). …

Low Maintenance Gardening - You Are Never Too Old...Or Young To Have A Garden!

A few weeks back, after writing an article about canning and growing our own food at the farm (How The Garden Feeds Us) – Mary and I were amazed at …

21 Stylish Editor-Approved Gifts For Women

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