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10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

Ramen Fried Chicken Is Here, And It's What We've Been Waiting For

Think you can't change the world of dining with ramen? David Chang already has. And now he's going to do it all over again.<p>Chang -- the man (and chef) behind upscale ramen eatery Momofuku-- has just blown our minds with a video tutorial on how to make Ramen Fried Chicken. In the Lucky Peach video …

Kick Your Sugar Addiction in 9 Steps

Sweets are fine in moderation, but take these steps to keep the cravings in check.<p>No matter how health conscious you are, you’re bound to crave sweet things from time to time. But overloading on sugar can lead to lots of unwanted pounds and a wide range of health problems, including heart disease, …

Nutrition

De-Clutter With a Category Plan instead of Going Room by Room

Typically, when most people are on a de-clutter mission, they start in one room. If that approach isn't working for you, try to start with a category …

Minimalism

11 Science-Backed Ways to Boost Metabolism

Every time we eat or drink, we can thank our metabolism for converting all those calories into energy. Our size, gender, and age all factor into our …

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How to Braise Meat Like a Professional Chef

I used to work at a restaurant in Seattle where one of my responsibilities was to get the braise going every morning before the rest of the chefs showed up. All day long, the restaurant filled with heaven-sent meat perfume. UNLIKE braising at the restaurant, I actually get to sit down and enjoy the …

Cooking

10 Unexpected Ways to Add Color to Your Kitchen

Unique ways to give your space a bold look.<p>Switch out your sink for a colorful one, order some bold appliances, or give your backsplash a bright look.

Interior Design

Tudor dining: a guide to food and status in the 16th century

What, how and where people ate in Tudor times depended greatly on who they were: the rich nobility enjoyed lavish feasts of meat, seafood and sugary …

The One Cocktail You Need at Your Holiday Party

Lifestyle blogger Camille Styles shares her recipe for a boozy big-batch punch that will keep you from getting stuck making drinks all night.<p>[image id='b2f71828-712a-456d-97a9-da5365b495d3' loc='C'][/image]<i>Buff Strickland</i><p>Hosting a party or holiday gathering doesn't have to mean that you spend the …

Cocktails

11 Amazing, Time-Saving Thanksgiving Hacks

Now, stop stressing. This article originally appeared on redbook.com<p>We know what you're thinking. Hacks? For Thanksgiving?<p><i>YouTube</i><p>Well, they're out there, and we've found them to help celebrate this joyous holiday. From food prep to handing out leftovers while<p>kicking the extended family out the …

31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects

These are the kind of simple projects for the laziest and most inept of crafters. Even if you can barely operate a drill, you can do most of these projects — and in less than an hour.

Get the Scientific 7-Minute Workout on Any Device with This Web App

When you're strapped for time, getting your sweat on is sometimes a luxury that goes by the wayside. That's where the Scientific 7-Minute Workout …

Monday Project - Crocheted Fall Leaves

These quick and easy fall leaves are based on a common way of making leaves for Irish crochet. I started out trying to develop them into a maple leaf …

Five Ways to Tell a Battle Isn't Worth Fighting

It can be tough identifying the right times to fight for something. You want to stand up for what you think is right, but you also don't want to …

Fighting

Cook Almost Anything with Your Bread Machine

Bread machines are useful for a lot more than just making bread. After all, you've got a single device that can both stir and heat and even do it on …

Food

Fried Maple Leaves

(Photo: Tablelog)<p>Maple leaves are more than just a national symbol of Canada. In Osaka, Japan, they're a snack. Brian Ashcraft describes them at …

Say No to Extra Dishes—Roast Your Chicken Dinner on a Baking Sheet

Make things easy on yourself: Roast an entire chicken dinner on a baking sheet.<p>Sunday supper is great. Washing a sinkful of pots and pans after Sunday supper is not. Skip that step by roasting everything—chicken legs, potatoes, Kalamata olives—right on a rimmed baking sheet. Done and done, and in …

Recipes

How to Effectively Work for a Manager You Never See

Whether you work from home or your boss works remotely, the workplace today is much different from the centralized offices of the past. For many …

Southern California

Apple Elixir Recipe

This cocktail is an apple orchard in a glass, bursting with three layers of apple flavor from fresh sweet cider, 100-proof apple brandy, and fizzy hard cider.<p>This recipe starts with fresh apple cider, the unfiltered type you find at farmers markets, orchards, or the refrigerated section of your …

Slow-Cooker Sunday Gravy Recipe

A sacred Italian-American institution, Sunday gravy is a meat-forward, all-day-simmered dish with as many recipes as there are Italian families who make it. My version incorporates flank steak braciole, Italian sausage, tender meatballs, and pork ribs along with onions, carrots, celery, and garlic, …

Cider-Braised Country-Style Pork Ribs With Creamy Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Containing a mix of light and dark meat, country-style pork ribs braise well, yielding tender meat that both flavors and absorbs the liquid they cook in. With that in mind, I built mine from rustically cut nubs of carrot, celery, onion and garlic, plus tomato paste, all cooked in the same Dutch …

8 Ideas for Back-to-School (or -Work) Lunches

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: As the fall gets busier, don't let your lunches fall by the wayside -- we've got you</i> …

Happy New Year, Honey

4 Servings<p>For the sweetest new year, serve this sparkly cocktail featuring classic Rosh Hashanah flavors: apple and honey.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Spiced Honey Syrup<p>2 cinnamon sticks<p>3 cardamom pods, lightly crushed<p>3 whole allspice<p>¼ cup honey<p>Assembly<p>6 ounces fresh blood orange juice<p>4 ounces applejack brandy<p>4 …

The Back Pocket Pasta: How to Cook Dinner Using Only Pantry Staples

These "back pocket pasta" ideas make use of common pantry staples and come together in minutes—perfect for a weeknight dinner.<p>We're all about the art of a good 'gram, so when we noticed <i>Bon Appétit</i> special projects director <b>Colu Henry</b>'s recurring #backpocketpasta photos, we had to take notice. The …

Italian Food

10 Sweater Crafts for Fall

Now that summer is almost over, are you cleaning out your closet? Torn or ill-fitting sweaters may have no place in your wardrobe as-is, but there …

Carambola Flowers — Origami Flowers by Carmen Sprung

Posted on Oct 31, 2011 in Single Sheet Origami<p>If you’ve been following me on Flickr for a while, you’ve probably seen this picture of Carambola …