Susan Franklin

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15 Real Tips We Learned From The Great British Bake Off

Quick game of trivia: <b>In the past two years, what was the most-watched television program in the U.K.?</b><p>If you said the World Cup final, which aired in July 2014 and drew 20 million viewers, you would be correct.<p>But in <i>second</i> place came a television event that's a bit less athletic but no less …

27 Recipes Stuffed with the Right... Stuff

Stuff your face with all the foods that are, well, stuffed.<p>What's better than one food? Two: One stuffed inside the other. Whether it's meat or Mickey D's-style apple hand pies, next time you're stuffing your pie hole, do it with one of these 27 stuffed and filled recipes.

Cooking

Chicken Cacciatore

1⁄4 cup vegetable oil<p>1 (3-4 lb.) chicken, cut into 8 pieces<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1⁄2 cup flour<p>1 tsp. finely chopped fresh …

Spices

2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 vs. Dodge Viper ACR vs. Porsche 911 GT3 RS

Track Day Bros: A Hard Look at the Three Fastest Cars for Less than $1 Million<p>Jay Lamm, founder and chief perp of the 24 Hours of LeMons, has described racing thusly: “Going around and around in a circle is one of the stupidest things you can do.” With that in mind, we present to you $434,365 worth …

Sports Cars

David Bowie prepared albums to be released after his death

Probably the most unsettling thing about David Bowie’s death was the way he packaged his final gift to us all. Teaming with biblical undertones and obscure messages about mortality, his last album, <i>Blackstar</i>, was filled with mysteries that many can’t unravel. After all, Lazarus – the name of Bowie’s …

6 Awesome Places Where the Dollar Now Goes Further

01 of 06<p>The Mexican peso has hit an all-time low against the US greenback, which means Americans will get more value for money south of the border …

Economics

Swimming with elephants and sharks

<b>Ali Bin Thalith grew up by the coast in Dubai where both his father and grandfather were pearl divers. He spent much of his childhood either in the water or watching Jacques Cousteau films - since then he's become a photographer, specialising in underwater images.</b><p>Swimming with an elephant off the …

Indian Ocean

It's the 20th Anniversary of 'Big Night'! The Cast Talks Italian Food, Their Signature Dishes, and Yes, That Timpano

Tony Shalhoub, Stanley Tucci, Minnie Driver, and Isabella Rossellini, the cast of 'Big Night,' talks Italian food, home cooking, and their favorite restaurants.<p>Twenty years ago, on January 24, 1996 a movie about two Italian brothers trying to make it in the restaurant biz aired at the Sundance film …

Sundance

Twitter says a white British actor playing a Mexican American is exactly what's wrong with Hollywood

In the latest saga of Hollywood's diversity issues, taking center stage is actor<p>Charlie Hunnamof "Sons of Anarchy" fame, who will take on the lead role of "American Drug Lord," a film based on the life of Edgar Valdez Villarreal, a Mexican American drug lord.<p>Valdez Villarreal is a Texas native who …

Italian Soups

These delicious recipes include a Sicilian meatball soup and a Tuscan-kale-and squash minestra.

Cooking

9 Luxurious Things To Do With Chocolate

Classic chocolate sandwich cookies and jumbo brownies are always an excellent choice when it comes to dessert—but they're not the only great way to …

Dessert

When it Comes to Coughs, Chocolate Is More Effective than Codeine

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>It’s always when you’re in a meeting--or trying not to make a peep--when you feel it: that annoying, …

Chocolate

Make These Hot Cocktails to Drink Away the Cold

Winter in the Windy City is serious stuff. “A few years ago I had to work during a blizzard,” says Rachael Thompson who makes drinks at the Violet …

New Orleans

What to Cook for Date Night Based on Your Partner’s Zodiac Sign

<i>This piece originally appeared on Spoon University.</i><p>We’ve all heard the pick up line, “What’s your sign?” far too many times that it’s become a long …

Cooking

19 Recipes to Make the Most Out of Your Cast Iron Skillet

I've spent my whole adult life living in apartments, which means I've never had the space to amass as many pans as I'd like. Practicality dictates that I only buy what I'm really going to use. There are just a couple pans I own that I have no trouble justifying: a carbon steel wok, an eight-inch …

Cooking

American Wine Consumption Set to Drop Thanks to Millennial Drinking Habits

Millennials get called a lot of things. Apparently, “wine lovers” isn’t one of them.<p>According to the 2016 Silicon Valley Bank Wine Report, 2016 is …

Demographics