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An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

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The 50 Most Scenic Drives Across the Country

When you want to hit the open road, here's where to set your GPS.<p>Here are 50 drives—one in every state—where you'll lose yourself in the surroundings, stumble upon the unexpected, and possibly blank on where you're ultimately headed. Do final destinations really matter?

Elon Musk Burns Coal-Mining CEO Who Called Tesla A Fraud

Have a look in the mirror, Robert Murray.<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Monday hit back at the head of America’s largest privately owned coal company, who called the electric auto manufacturer “a fraud.”<p>Musk took to Twitter to school Murray Energy Corp. CEO Robert E. Murray, telling the climate …

Apple, Pecan and Bourbon Pie

<i>In this post we’re taking the humble apple pie to the next level, spiking the sticky sauce with bourbon, maple syrup, pecan and raisins. Scroll down</i> …

22 DIY Projects That Only Look Expensive

Want to upgrade your dorm or apartment without having to break the bank? If you answered "yes," we have you covered! These inexpensive and super easy …

Finish the Country Names

HighSpeedInternet.com<p><i>Orange is the New Black</i> is the new black, at least as far as Netflix viewers are concerned. The women-in-prison dramedy may have …

The Very First Soup Recipes You Should Be Making This Fall

Marshall Troy, 2012, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.<p>The weighty pots in your kitchen likely didn’t get a lot of love the last few …

I Let Facebook’s Algorithms Run My Life For Weeks

How I destroyed my feed, annoyed my relatives, and maybe even found true friendship in the process.<p>Facebook is lousy with opportunities for embarrassment. An offhanded political remark that silently — and completely unbeknownst to you — escalates tensions with an opinionated family member and …

These 5-Ingredient Recipes Are Proof That Less Is More

PASTA WITH PANCETTA AND PEAS<p>In less than 30 minutes, you can have a dish that looks like it’s been ordered straight from a restaurant. Get the recipe …

3 Warren Buffett Stocks to Buy in September

Image source: The Motley Fool.<p>Warren Buffett-led <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) has a portfolio of about 45 stocks, much of which reads like a who's who of great American businesses. With the market still close to all-time highs, it's only natural that some Buffett stocks look pretty …

Should you buy a new or used car?

Expecting her first child, Julie Vandersluis wanted to replace her 13-year-old sedan with something bigger and more reliable. She was debating …

From Tacos To Pad Thai: 12 Standout Shrimp Recipes

High in protein, low in calories, and quick to make, shrimp is always a great choice for dinner. You'll love these crustacean creations; they're all loaded with flavor!<p><b>1. Shrimp Pad Thai</b><p>Everything you need for this Shrimp Pad Thai, you can find at your local grocery store. And it can go …

Why the brand famed for making the warmest winter coat is suddenly betting big on springwear

Canada Goose is a brand synonymous with winter. The company spent its early years producing warm outerwear for the Canadian Rangers and police force.<p>Decades later and its luxury coats, made with real coyote fur and "Hutterite" goose down, have been worn by celebrities like David Beckham as he …

The Best Month To Go

Your month-by-month guide to the hottest destinations, from Cuba to Croatia.<p>With the chilly months fast approaching, we round up the best European …

Mexican Corn and Quinoa Salad

When I made Mexican Corn and Quinoa Salad this past week, I had no intention of sharing it with anyone. It was one of those things I make and then …

Gnocchi With Pomodoro Sauce

It’s a lunch I remember with fondness, and regret.Fondness because it lit my fire for choosing gnocchi as my favorite thing to order on each and …

This Is What Foodies Make When They Don't Have Time to Cook

You’ve spent hours toiling at your desk, ticked a torrent of tasks off your to-do list, and finally arrived home. But before you can relax on the …

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Data May Be the Holy Grail, But Creative Is the Secret Weapon

I've spent the last few years on a soapbox preaching about the advertising revolution. One thing I've learned is that I can never be sure which rants …

37 Recipes That Reinvented the Classics

We didn't think the classics could get any better—until they did.<p><b>Recipes like Caesar salads and ramen are classics for good reason:</b> They're close to perfect. But for exacting restaurant chefs and test kitchen editors, they're a foundation for endless inspiration. These 37 creative recipes …

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Celebrate Your Freedom: 7 Reasons NOT to Buy a Home

While buying a home often seems like <i>the</i> mark of adulthood and stability, there are plenty of reasons home ownership is not all it's cracked up to be. …

Get the Look: Humble & Clean Scandinavian-Inspired Style

In a 950 square foot space hidden inside of a historic mid-1800s building is the new home of Danny and Lyndsay Gugger. White walls and simple …

5 Delightful & Frightful Anime Shows Based on Fairy Tales

Fairy tales inspire tribute, parody, and radical reinterpretation. They’re building blocks of culture and storytelling.<p>If you have your own take on a …

25 New York hacks to make your life easier

<i>By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris</i><p>Anyone who's moved to New York from somewhere else will attest to the fact that for a newbie, this …

Top 10 pubs on the Thames

Whether you're looking for a quiet drink in a traditional London riverside pub, food with a side helping of magnificent views, or a lively night out …

Kaizen: Get a Little Better Each Day | The Art of Manliness

It’s happened to all of us.<p>You have a “come to Jesus” moment and decide you need to make changes in your life. Maybe you need to drop a few pounds …

A guide to sauces: classic BBQ and Chimichurri

In this Telegraph video series, Rich Harris, chef and author of ‘Fire and Smoke’, shares eight of his favourite barbecue dishes, with smoky and succulent flavours to see you right through the summer.<p>In this video above, Rich shows you how to make two delicious sauces to accompany your summer …

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20 Best Recipes for Your Perfect Salmon

The thing about salmon is that no matter how you cook it, it’s always a healthy, delicious and easy to make dish. That’s what we love about it the …

15 Reasons (in Recipe Form) to Sing the Praises of the Cast Iron Pan

A chef's right hand may be their knife, but the left hand—at least in my kitchen—is the castiron skillet, which earns its keep at least twice over. Some love their cast iron pans so much they go on and write odes to it in the form of ​<i>cookbooks</i>​, like Charlotte Druckman did. Use it on the grill, or …