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The Absolute Best Chocolate-Chip Cookie in New York

<i>It turns out that, yes, there is a conversation to be had beyond popular favorite</i> <i>Levain Bakery</i><i>; the iconic American treat is masterfully interpreted</i> …

The Devil's Food Cake Recipe That Everyone Should Have

There are cake recipes, and then there are <i>cake recipes</i> -- the kind your grandma passes down to you, which you either cling to with great secrecy or share with those you love dearly. But in the world of devil's food cake, mediocre recipes abound, and great ones are hard to come by.<p>So we got a little …

Pots and Pans you need for cooking

Whether you're building your first kitchen's arsenal of tools or just decluttering and purging the outdated and old equipment, it can be tough to know which pots and pans you really need—and which are just taking up precious cupboard space. This guide takes the mystery out of it all: These are the …

Stainless Steel

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy E. Reichert & a Recipe

Have I got a lovely recipe and book recommendation for you today! <i>The Coincidence of Coconut Cake</i> by debut author Amy E. Reichert is a wonderful, …

Cheesecake Meets Brownie, Falls in Love

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: A cheesecake walks into a bar and meets a brownie.</i><p>Terrible bar-related double entendres aside, this …

BA's Best Cheesecake

Makes one 9" cake Servings<p>Meet the absolute best cheesecake recipe. Room temperature ingredients ensure a smooth and creamy texture; take the cream cheese, sour cream, and eggs out of the refrigerator about 2 hours ahead of time. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>…

Baking

Fill Your Foolproof Croissants With Salted Egg Yolk Custard

On a trip to Hong Kong, we discovered Urban Bakery Works tucked away in the bottom of a grocery. At first glance, it looked like another typical …

Melting Moments

This quick recipe produces a large amount of finished cookies with little effort on your part. I pulled it out of the Ottawa Citizen back in …

Croissants

Sift the flour in the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with a hook attachment. Add the salt, 110 gms sugar, milk powder, milk and the 53 gms – 3 ¾ …

Baking

65+ Homemade Cake Recipes Every Baker Will Love

Treat yourself to our collection of cakes.<p>Find the perfect solution to your sugar craving with our collection of indulgent homemade cake recipes. …

Dessert

Vanilla Dessert Recipes That Are Better Than Chocolate

When most people think of decadent desserts, they think chocolate. But what about those loved one who prefer the other classic flavor, vanilla? There …

Comment on Meringue Dream Cake by angharad dew

Hi, I would like to get ahead of myself with this cake, would like to make do a party. Would the sponges freeze OK? Looking to make as much as I can …

Dessert

How To Make The Easiest, Most Delicious Chocolate Lava Cakes

Real love has sturdy foundations and a warm, gooey center.<p><i>Recipe by Christine Byrne</i><p>Serves 2<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>4 ounces semisweet baking chocolate, chopped<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature, plus more for greasing custard cups<p>2 tablespoons sugar, plus more for the custard cups<p>2 large eggs<p>2 …

Dessert

Classic Coconut Macaroons; Perfected

This post is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of NJOP. All opinions are 100% mine.<p>This year's Passover falls on the eve of April 14, and in …

Parmigiano Reggiano Cookies

Put all the ingredients (except for the sesame seeds!) in a food processor (or the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with a paddle attachment) and …

Snowflake Cake Roll

My snowflake cake roll took 2 takes. My first try at first was successful and then it wasn't. I forgot about the color mixing guidelines until I was …

21 Books To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen In 2015

Looking forward to another year of awesome movie adaptations! In order of release date.

19 School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy (Mostly)

These new school lunch ideas, from sandwiches to snacks to hot meals, will reinvigorate your daily routine—and your kids will actually like them<p><b>It is a parent's eternal dilemma: What do I make the kids for lunch today?</b> And tomorrow? And next week? We fall into ruts, succumb to the tried-and-true, …

35 Hearty Fall Recipes That'll Warm You Right Up

Autumn weather calls for serious comfort food.<p>These autumn dishes check off every box. They're filling, easy to make and perfect for a chilly fall day.

Cooking

Garden Roundup: Perfect Party Spaces in the City

You can make a party in the city just by hanging out on the stoop. But what if you don’t have a stoop? Maybe you’re lucky enough to actually have a …

Landscaping

27 Creative Salad Dressing Recipes That Go Beyond Balsamic

From creamy ranch to bracing vinaigrettes, here are the salad dressing recipes we love best.<p><b>Say goodbye to that basic balsamic vinaigrette</b>—your salad dressing is about to get serious. Here are our favorite ways to dress our salads, from an updated goddess to a lighter, brighter Caesar.

Healthy Eating

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

Baking

Better-Looking Skin Through Massage! How to Tone, De-Puff, and Get Glowing in Minutes

Oh hello! It’s just me, your friend Krista, the girl who spends hours upon hours in her fleece onesie footie pajamas watching makeup and beauty …

Three Cheese Risotto | Rice Recipes

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>1 litre organic chicken or vegetable stock , hot<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 2 medium onions , peeled and finely chopped<br>• 2 cloves …

Recipes

Salted Caramel Cake from Alex Hitz

Alex's twist on an old-fashioned favorite results in a delicious — and amazing looking! — treat that's perfect for any occasion.<p>Trends are trends and traditions are traditions, and rarely do the two mix, but this cake is a hybrid. It's my favorite kind of thing — a classic with a twist. These days, …

33 Awesome Small Terrace Design Ideas

If you have a small terrace and think that it can’t look fantastic, you are so wrong! A small terrace can become a cozy nook with a comfy design in …

Before & After: A Closet Becomes a Stylish Home Office

From an overlooked storage spot to a stylish workspace.<p>Think you don't have enough space for a home office? With a little time and a few low-cost finds, cluttered two-by-six-foot closet was transformed into a functional workspace blooming with inspiration.<p>Pretty design elements paired with smart …

Interior Design

Rock Garden Design Ideas – To Create A Natural And Organic Landscape

How to design a <b>rock garden</b>? A beautiful garden can be the detail that puts your house over the top. But planting a few colorful flowers and having …

65 Cozy Designer Family Rooms

Lazy days are welcome here.<p>Prop up your feet — these comfy dens are tailor-made for relaxing. Up your living room's game too with even more designer decorating ideas.