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crispy tortellini with peas and prosciutto

Several years ago, a harebrained idea to make a wedding cake for friends led to me sharing a picture of the cake layers stacked up in my freezer, …

Pasta

Rave Runs: Beautiful Places to Run

The Essential Tools for Homemade Pizza

I know how you all feel about uni-taskers—products that are designed for one specific use and aren't great at much else—but pizza is one of those dishes that simply beg for specialty tools. Some of these just make the job easier (say, a pizza wheel or a food processor). But it's simply impossible …

Italian Food

New England's best hikes

The best part about hiking in New England? The sheer diversity. Stroll along the rugged Maine coast, scramble up a sheer cliff on iron rungs, follow a stream to a gorge-carving waterfall or huff-and-puff to the top of New England’s highest peak where the weather is notoriously wild.<p>Two classic …

Preserving a fleeting art form: The garden

In 1990, the innovative landscape architects Wolfgang Oehme and James van Sweden trumpeted their efforts at changing the face of the American garden by publishing a book titled “Bold Romantic Gardens.”<p>They showed that dynamic gardens of novel perennials and ornamental grasses sprinkled with shrubs …

Landscaping

What Are the Best Appalachian Trail Hikes?

<i>A:</i><p>With the possible exception of the Pennsylvania section, which is mined with foot-stabbing stones, you can pick pretty much any part of the Appalachian Trail and have a good time. But if you're asking me to choose my favorite parts of the AT, I'd have to go with one of these three, which come in …

Hiking

A Hidden Irish Paradise of Vertigo-Inducing Fun

Over a stone bridge spanning whitewater, up a muddy path, and through a heather pasture where sheep nurse their lambs, we reach the base of a knife-edge ridge in Donegal. Known as Sturrall Headland, it juts 2,624 feet into the North Atlantic and drops 590 feet into the sea. From the landward side, …

Ireland

The 28 Best Trips of 2016

Each year, we send our editors and writers on a mission to find the destinations on the vanguard of the travel. The major takeaway from our 28 favorites of 2016? The entire world is getting more adventurous. Travelers are pushing boundaries, from seeking out newly accessible Cuban bars to touring …

Adventure Travel

Zahav's Hummus Recipe is Genius—for Even More Reasons Than Everyone Says

There's been a whole lot of talk about Zahav's hummus lately—ascribing to it the texture of buttercream, the phrase revelatory heights, and being both the creamiest and the dreamiest. Bon Appétit named it their 2015 dish of the year. In Phyllis Grant's recent Piglet judgement, she wrote that the …

James Beard

Switzerland for Adventurers

Paragliding

7 Types of Fruit Trees You Can Grow in Your Living Room

There are decorative house plants and then there are edible plants that you tend to in a tiny kitchen garden. But what about in between?<p>If you're looking for an indoor plant that's both decorative <i>and</i> edible, look to the world of fruit trees! <b>While many grow to be enormous in the wild and are native</b> …

Plants

Bucatini all'Amatriciana Recipe

Debate rages over the correct way to make a classic Roman <i>amatriciana</i> sauce of cured pork and tomatoes. We tested all the variables to come up with this ideal version, which packs a delicate heat, gentle black-pepper spice, sharp Pecorino Romano cheese, and the intriguing interplay of sweet-tart …

Italian Food

The Easiest Way to Make Potstickers at Home

Another year gone by, another Chinese New Year to celebrate. There are all kinds of traditions that come along with the celebrations, but my personal …

20 Weekend Baking Projects to Conquer This Winter (and Spring!)

Saturday afternoon baking can be a sacred ritual. <b>For the first time all week, you're cooking just for you</b>—not rushing to the store and throwing a meal together for a family that needs to be fed half an hour ago. Or, maybe, you're cooking <i>not</i> just for you for a change; you're hosting a dinner party …

Dessert

A Hint of Danger in the Forest

A few years ago, I walked through an English forest with an old friend who told me there was something living in it that I had never seen before. Intrigued, I stood with him by a barbed-wire fence running across leaf ­litter dappled with sunlight. It was very quiet — just the sifting of a faint …

Wildlife

How to Make Incredible Sourdough and Focaccia Bread

Watch how to make terrific sourdough and foccacia bread.<p>Baking bread can seem daunting. Like many home cooks, former F&W editor-in-chief Dana Cowin …

How to get more from U.S. national parks in every season

Winter, spring, summer or fall<p>How to make the most of U.S. national parks in every season<p>Winter, spring, summer or fall<p>How to make the most of U.S. …

What Not to Do in Iceland

Don’t call the horses "ponies." Skip the Golden Circle tours. And—gasp—maybe take a rain check on the Blue Lagoon.<p>My first visit to Iceland was a decade ago, for a wedding. The bride wore a vintage, cotton candy pink gown. The reception went all night, the sun never set—it was enchanting. I’ve been …

Downward Dog: Yoga around the World

Whether you're in California or Costa Rica, Bali or Bangalore, there are plenty of yoga studios and wellness focused resorts around the world to …

Yoga

5 Quick and Simple Lightroom Edits to make your Images Pop

Since its original release, Adobe’s Lightroom has grown into perhaps one of the best tools a photographer can use. Initially designed as an image …

How Malcolm Butler made the greatest play in Super Bowl history

<i>This story is part of ESPN The Magazine's Ideas of the Year Issue -- a look at the people, moves and moments that changed sports in 2015. For more,</i> …

NFL

Shopper’s Diary: A Christmas Tree Farm in Maine

On a snowy day, photographer Justina Bilodeau dropped in for a visit on the old Dyer-Hutchinson farm in southern Maine (in operation since 1787) and …

Christmas Trees

Hiking the Mont Blanc Trail

Last summer, Tim and Kathy Turner took a break from the Mont Blanc hiking circuit for a night at Refuge des Mottets, a French backcountry lodge …

12 photos that capture the magic of Snowdonia National Park's night sky

LONDON — Wales' sprawling Snowdonia National Park with its miles of peaks, lakes and waterfalls is known by photographers as one of the best places …

The Isle of Sark -- Europe's Last Medieval Feudal State Is a Stone's Throw From Normandy

You're right off the coast of Normandy, a speck of land in the cold waters of the Channel between France and England. A mere 25 miles west of the Cherbourg Peninsula of France, and 80 miles south of the British coast. A steep-sided and car-free paradise.<p><b>The Isle of Sark</b> is one of the few remaining …

European Travel

Indoor Herb Garden Tricks for the Most Lush Windowsill on the Block

An adaptable perennial beloved for its fresh fragrance and cool flavor, mint is a perfect candidate for indoor growth due to its hardiness. The herb should be kept consistently damp, but be careful: Drowning the plant in excess moisture will hasten its decomposition.<p>Furthermore, Carr advises, mint …

Plants

6 Indoor Plants That Will Make Your Winter So Much More Tolerable

Consolidate a plethora of potted plants and trees to create a lush field. "Jade plants, snake plants, and ficus trees are particularly low-maintenance and simple to care for," Carr says. Want to feel a little more tropical? Go for some citrus.

Plants

Perfect conditions at Cowboys-Patriots game helped create incredible pictures

On Sunday, the New England Patriots faced the Dallas Cowboys in a highly-anticipated match-up.<p>While the game was a lopsided 30-6 win for the Patriots, the conditions aligned perfectly at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, helping some talented photographers produce some amazing photographs.<p>The …