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Bruschetta with nectarines and prosciutto is a stunning appetizer (or lunch – or even dinner)

Bruschetta with nectarines and prosciutto (Maya Wilson / Alaska from Scratch)Local schools are back in session next week. There are pops of yellow in …

Recipes

Creamy Corn Pasta with Bacon and Scallions

This budget-friendly pasta dish is packed with color (and bacon!).<p>Directions<p>Cook bacon in a large skillet on medium until crisp, about 7 minutes; …

Cooking

Chef John's Butter Puff Biscuit Dough Recipe

"This biscuit dough is similar to puff pastry but uses a much less fussy procedure. It works great for fruit tarts, ham and cheese turnovers, and …

Baking

Chicken, leek and mushroom pie with cauliflower mash topping recipe

Preheat the oven to 220C/200C Fan/Gas 7.<p>Heat the ghee in a frying pan over a medium heat. Add the leeks and fry for 4-5 minutes, or until softened but not browned. Add the celery and bay leaf and increase the heat to high. Fry for 1-2 minutes.<p>Add the chicken stock to the pan and bring to the boil, …

Recipes

Skillet Pork Chops with Apples and Onions

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°. Sprinkle pork with salt and pepper. Cook in hot oil in a 12-inch cast-iron skillet over medium heat 5 to 6 …

Recipes

This 2-Minute Facial Massage Technique Literally Changed the Shape of My Face

The best facial of my life involved no extractions. There were no lasers, no microdermabrasion machines, and no high-tech tools or showy face masks. …

Skin Care

A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

Networking

Bacon Caramel Cheesecake

As we enter a long weekend, perhaps this flavourful cheesecake courtesy of Cynthia Beretta from Beretta Farms will have you enjoying a sweet and …

Recipes

Garden Visit: A Revolutionary Landscape in Concord, MA

Heading out of town in Concord, Massachusetts, one passes The Old Manse, an imposing clapboard building, which in the 18th century witnessed the …

New England

Chicken Pasta in Creamy White Wine Parmesan Cheese Sauce - What's In The Pan?

Shares 475.64K<p>Chicken Pasta in Creamy White Wine Parmesan Cheese Sauce will remind you of your favorite Italian dining experience! Italian seasoning, …

Omelet With Bacon, Mushrooms, and Ricotta

2 Servings<p>Don’t sweat rolling this into a perfect omelet; just top the cooked eggs with mushrooms and ricotta, and fold like a taco.<p>February 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Omelet<p>3 slices thick-cut bacon<p>4 ounces button mushrooms<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>4 ounces fresh ricotta or cream cheese (about ½ …

Recipes

Argentinian Beef Empanadas

Makes about 36<p>There are as many variations of empanadas as there are cooks in Argentina. This version was developed by BA contributor Gaby Melian, who is from Buenos Aires and was taught as a little girl by family members how to make them. After years of perfecting her method, she prefers the …

Recipes

Charred Corn and Zucchini with Basil

Recipes

The one habit that can transform your world forever

<b>What is the one habit that can transform your world forever?</b><p>The habit of tracking.<p>No, I don’t mean stripping down to a loincloth and sniffing animal …

Body Fat

Quinoa with Parmesan, Corn, and Spinach

In a medium, lidded saucepan, combine quinoa, stock, and a pinch each of salt and pepper. Bring to a boil, then cover and reduce to a simmer. Cook 15 …

Recipes

Recipe: Cheesy Tomato Chorizo Orzo Skillet — Recipes from The Kitchn

Quick skillet dinners are a smart choice all year long, but I find they're especially welcome on these warm summer days when the goal is to keep the …

Italian Food

This Japanese Facial Massage Will Totally Transform Your Face In One Minute

As a beauty editor, I've had the privilege of trying all sorts of professional facial treatments, but regardless of what spa I'm at or what …

Skin Care

Flawless Chocolate Espresso Cake Recipe

This flawless chocolate espresso cake is absolute decadence! Rich, moist, creamy, and very delicious, plus easy to prepare – simply flawless! …

Dessert

Honey Cornbread | Taste of Home

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Almond Squares II Recipe

"A cookie for almond lovers!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup butter<p>3/4 cup white sugar<p>1 egg<p>1/2 cup almond paste<p>1 teaspoon almond extract<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 …

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Fluffy Peach Cobbler

This fluffy and flaky peach cobbler quickly comes together in an Instant Pot. Top with a white wine whipped cream and everyone will come back for …

Dessert

What’s the secret to a great homemade jam?

Local summer fruit is glorious. It tastes incredible eaten out of hand, and cooks beautifully, making summer desserts that are naturally sweet and satisfying. But for me, summer fruit is synonymous with jam. I make many different kinds and look lovingly at them until fall, when I open them up to …

The Unsavory Truth About Ina Garten’s Go-To Brand of Canned Tomatoes

Any Ina Garten fan will recognize the simple red, green and white façade of the culinary maven’s favorite canned tomatoes. And, because the Barefoot …

Raising Kids Who Want To Read — Even During The Summer

<i>This piece combines two interviews from 2015 and 2016</i>.<p>You sneak them into backpacks and let them commingle with the video games (hoping some of the latter's appeal will rub off). You lay them around the kids' beds like stepping stones through the Slough of Despond and, for good measure, Vitamix …

Kids

Chicken, leek and mushroom pie

Method<p><b>1.</b> Season the chicken thighs and brown, skin-side down, in a little oil in a large pan over medium heat — about 8 minutes. Flip over and add …

Amazon's monthly STEM toy subscription box is about to turn your kid into a little genius

Any future Elon Musks or Marie Curies out there?<p>For those parents with kids who could not give a shit about the <i>Bubble Guppies</i> or other educational …

This Is The Best Cheesecake Recipe Ever

The Three Cities of Spain Cheesecake is the best cheesecake recipe, period. It was the first cheesecake I ever baked, straight out of my mom's fresh …

Shady Pergola & Canopy DIY Projects Specially For You

When the sun is in zenith it is really hard to spend time outside, unless you have some shady place where you can hide from sunlight. Here are 5 …

Sausage Barley Soup Recipe

"This is a nice soup recipe with a lot of texture and flavor. It is a welcome change for those weeks when there doesn't seem to be a lot of …