Erika Vargas

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Cajun Sweet Dough Recipe

"Down in Louisiana this dough is used to make what we call Cajun Sweet Dough. The traditional filling is fig and it is made into turnovers, but it …

Baking

World Chocolate Day 2018: How to make the perfect chocolate brownie

Today marks three wondrous occasions.<p>It’s the London Pride parade where we celebrate love and diversity, the first time England has been in quarter …

Dessert

This Buzzy Diet Clears Brain Fog and Helps You Lose Weight (Without Exercise)

Ever since we asked our readers what they knew about lectins last year, we've seen more people tune into Steve Gundry's, MD, theory that "plants …

Recipes

How to Make a Rafanata

The Italian omelet-frittata hybrid you didn’t know you needed<p>If you haven’t heard of rafanata yet, listen up. A kind of omelet-frittata hybrid, this …

Recipes

Sloppy Joe Mamas Recipe

"I grew up a Manwich® kid, thinking they were the same as sloppy joes. I was dead wrong. This is the real deal. Messy, yummy, kid-friendly perfection …

26 Delicious Ways to Eat Eggs for Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There really isn't a more versatile ingredient to always have on hand in the refrigerator than eggs. Eggs help us start our days off right and give …

Cooking

You haven't eaten fried rice till you've tried this!

The Fried Rice Recipe You've Always Needed<p>Cheap. Easy. Tasty. Diverse. It's perfection!<p>June 12, 2018<p>Oh fried rice.... the one dish that is perfect as …

Cake Without Milk, Eggs, and Butter ONLY Water!

This cake with water (without milk, butter, and eggs) recipe comes from my nonna Angela notebook with recipes. The <i>Torta all’acqua senza uoava, latte</i> …

Delicious Espresso Chocolate Cheesecake

If you like the combination of coffee and chocolate in desserts, then this espresso chocolate cheesecake is the ideal treat for you! So simple to …

10-Minute Salted Caramel Dark Chocolate Pots

The simplest and quickest chocolate dessert that you could ever wish for! This salted caramel chocolate pots are so rich, thick, and creamy with a …

Mexican Cauliflower Rice

From: EatingWell.com, May 2018<p>Restaurant-style Mexican rice (sometimes called Spanish rice) gets a healthy, low-carb makeover in this recipe that …

Food

Amazon Prime Is Increasing to $119—Here’s How to Extend Your Benefits at $99

Amazon announced that the current Prime membership price of $99 would be going up to $119 as of May 11 for new memberships and June 16 for …

Google Just Launched a Smartphone Game to Teach Adults How to Code

From programmable LEGO robots to mobile apps like Hopscotch, there’s no shortage of games and toys designed to get children interested in computer …

Computer Science

The 10 Best Anime Series On Netflix Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 23rd</b><p>Netflix hosts an embarrassment of riches in almost every genre imaginable, and anime is no exception. If you’ve never watched any before, or if you’re just worried you might have missed some of the best of what the service has to offer, we’ve got you covered. Romance, action, …

Why Scientists Are Starting to Care About Cultures That Talk to Whales

<i>This article is from Hakai Magazine, an online publication about science and society in coastal ecosystems. Read more stories like this at</i> …

Mexican Chorizo Recipe

"A mildly hot, and very delicious, Mexican sausage. Excellent for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Can be made into patties and cooked in a skillet, or …

Felicity Cloake’s hot cross buns recipe | Felicity Cloake’s masterclass

These may have been available in shops since February (and it seems to get earlier every year), but it does spoil the fun of making your own. They may take some time to prep but are all part of the pre-Easter ritual.<p>Prep <b>3 hr</b> (inc proving)<br>Bake <b>25 min</b><br>Makes <b>16</b><p><b>200ml milk</b>, plus a little extra for glazing<b><br>3</b> …

Baking

Instant Pot Corned Beef and Cabbage

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat Instant Pot on High sauté setting. Stir together brown sugar, dry mustard, black pepper, ground cloves, and crushed red …

The Salad That's Basically an Egg Roll Inside Out

Done right, crispy Chinese egg rolls are a thing of beauty: shatteringly crispy on the outside with a filling of tender, flavorful cabbage, carrots, and pork. But too often they’re greasy, skimpy on the filling, or bland. Making them at home is a project (and requires fortitude with a deep …

9 bras for larger chests that are supportive *and* cute

As someone who has been #blessed with huge boobs—from the peak of adolescence, mind you—I have spent an unfair amount of time crying in the fitting …

Face time: 50 portrait photographs, 50 different ways

<b>Is it possible to shoot the same person in 50 different ways and still get creative portraits? The authors of a fascinating new book reveal how, in</b> …

Canon EOS

Frog Hollow Farm’s Meyer Lemon Cake With Lemon Glaze

<i>(Click here, if you are unable to view this video on your mobile device.)</i><p>Yes, it’s true. We Californians are obsessed with our Meyer lemons. And this …

Baking

3 Simple Steps to Mastering Any New Subject, According to a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist

Learn anything faster using the Feynman Technique.<p>As we get older, learning something new becomes more complex, tedious, and time-consuming than …

Richard Feynman

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Chai Tea Concentrate

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Crush peppercorns, cardamom, and cloves with the back of a knife or a mortar and pestle.<p>Step 2<p>Toast crushed spices with fennel …

7 Books That Will Make You Smarter In a Single Plane Ride

Spend your plane ride getting smarter.<p>Flying offers the opportunity to disconnect from the internet — unless you pay for it — and turn your mind off …

TED Talks

Traditional All-Butter Scottish Shortbread Recipe

Look no further for a quick, irresistible, and delicious Scottish Shortbread recipe. Shortbread is one of the most famous Scottish cookies eaten …

Dessert

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Horror

Best Fried Chicken in the U.S.

While fried chicken traces its origins to the South, innovative chefs across the country understand the innate appeal of the homey, crunchy, juicy …