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Vegetable Stock

2 quarts<p>Don't bother peeling the onions; their skins add a nice, rich brown color to this vegetable stock. If you'd like, remove the skins for use in dishes when a lighter color is preferred, such as in risotto or cream sauces.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon olive oil<p>2 medium onions, …

Slow-Cooked Salmon with Turnips and Swiss Chard

4 Servings<p>This low-heat method is very gentle, lending the salmon a velvety texture.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 6-oz. pieces skinless salmon fillet<p>4 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest<p>Kosher salt<p>4 garlic cloves, peeled, smashed<p>1½ pound small turnips, scrubbed, halved, …

A Year in the Life of Pro Photographer Forest Woodward | Outside Online

Photo: Forest Woodward<p>Forest Woodward has an enviable travel schedule. In the last year, the climber, surfer, and pro photographer has visited half a dozen countries, including Spain and Peru, and about 20 states in the U.S. Here are a few of the best shots he's taken over the past year. Don't be …

Noodle Salad with Chicken and Chile-Scallion Oil

4 Servings<p>This bracing dish offers a taste of China's Sichuan Province and needs no reheating or additional prep at lunchtime.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chile-Scallion Oil<p>2 scallions, thinly sliced<p>2 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>2 star anise pods<p>2 tablespoons crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 tablespoon …

White Beans and Charred Broccoli with Parmesan

12 Servings<p>Gigante beans have a nutty, buttery flavor and creamy texture, and hold together when cooked.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups dried large white beans (such as gigante or corona), soaked overnight<p>3 ounces Parmesan with rind<p>1 onion, quartered<p>1 head garlic, halved crosswise<p>Kosher salt<p>1½ …

How to Throw the Ultimate Bagel Brunch

Throw the ultimate bagel brunch with these tips from Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen. Remember: salmon breath is a sign of a good time<p>You can substitute whitefish or hot-smoked salmon for the trout.<p>2.[#image: /photos/57d8299a6520aa8f7013c974]||||||<p>Horseradish-Dill Schmear<p>Throw this spread together a …

How To Make Your At-Home Facial Feel Like The Real Thing

Some things in life are just better when someone else does them for you. It’s the universal truth that makes take-out taste better than anything you …

Skin Care

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …

Five Ultimate Iced Tea Recipes

Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Iced tea is as much a part of summer as maxi dresses and movie sequels. But a lot of bottled teas load up on sugar or artificial ingredients—not so refreshing. …

6 One-Pot Comfort Food Recipes by David Tanis

One big pot for one big night. Bring all your friends together for a relaxed evening of refined comfort food, with recipes from celebrated chef and author David Tanis.

6 Easy Weeknight Dinners That Chefs Like to Cook

These easy weeknight dinner recipes from 6 talented chefs turn up the flavor while saving you time in the kitchen.<p><b>Pro cooks have families to feed and leftovers to reckon with, too, you know.</b> We asked the chefs from our 50 Nominees for Best New Restaurant what they make at home, for you to transform …

These 18 Culinary School Recipes Will Save You $40,000 in Tuition

Master these 18 classic culinary school recipes, from beef stock to roast chicken, and you'll save yourself $40,000 in tuition<p><b>Culinary school can do wonders</b> for those looking to break into the world of professional cooking—but with some programs costing upwards of $40,000, it's also <i>way</i> more …

Canada mocks Russia on Twitter with helpful map and geography lesson offer

Some helpful advice from Canada to Russian troops who "keep getting lost" in Ukraine<p>Canadian officials have risked upsetting Russia by offering their soldiers geography lessons.<p>The Great White North's delegation to Nato gently mocked Russia’s recent claims its troops had crossed the Ukraine border …

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Summer and Fall Produce Guide: What to Can, Freeze, Dry, Store, or Eat Right Now

The farmers' markets are overflowing with fruits and vegetables; our summer produce guide lets you know which to can, store, dry, freeze, or eat right now<p>Harvest season is high time for fresh produce. Between the leafy greens, juicy tomatoes, sweet berries, brassicas, and, well, just about …

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How To Have Cybersex On The Internet, Courtesy Of The '90s

Via YouTube.<p>If the dulcet tones of a modem dialing up get you in the mood, the video above might be a welcome return to how things used to be. …

How To Go On Vacation Without Breaking Up

It’s not that you don’t find every little thing about your partner endearing and adorable; it’s just that it would have been really, really nice if …

Guide Books

Chicken with Buttered Snap Peas and Tender Lettuces

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Cooked lettuces? Yes—but barely. When they hit the pan, they’ll pick up flavor from the chicken drippings, gently wilting and taking on the buttery sauce.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 3½–4-lb. chicken, cut into 10 pieces<p>Kosher salt …

This Sweet Video of People Dancing Naked in Public Will Charm Your Pants Off

Who feels like getting naked and dancing through the strees of Los Angeles? Wait, don't answer until you've watched this.<p>In a charming (and …

52 Deliciously Dark Comedies You Should See Before You Die

These films are dark, depraved, and deeply hilarious.

Feeling Down? 9 Ways To Feel Better — Now

Illustrated by Emily Turner.Illustrated by Emily Turner.<p>In my twenties, I had horrible eating habits and was completely unhappy. Slightly overweight …

How Can YOU Be A Social Entrepreneur?

Illustrated by Sydney Hass.<p>I was talking to a 12-year-old girl in the outskirts of South Africa who I had met on a random weekday while traveling, …

Are You Ordering The Right Coffee?

<i>Arno Holschuh is the Vice President of Production for the Blue Bottle Coffee Company. He’s been in coffee for a decade, and is almost as shocked as</i> …

Who Is Your "Boy Meets World" Soulmate?

Just looking for someone to wander with down this road that we call liiiiiife.

Sesame Noodles with Chili Oil and Scallions

4 Servings<p>Spicy Sichuan pepper will leave your lips buzzing. Use any leftover chili oil from this sesame noodles recipe in dressings or marinades.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 scallions, whites and greens separated, thinly sliced<p>1/2 cup vegetable oil<p>1 tablespoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>2 teaspoons …

Soak Up Every Summery Moment With These No-Gym Workouts

Illustrated by Mary Schafrath.<p>Bored with the same old, same old at your health club? Joining a gym can be a fantastic way to get fit, but it’s not …

Here's Morgan Freeman On Helium, Because It's Friday

Very few human voices have the gravitas of Morgan Freeman's. Thanks to his ultra-compelling, gravelly timbre, Freeman has become the choice narrator …

A Lush, DIY Skin Scrub For A Relaxing Weekend

Photo: Courtesy of Leaf.tv.<p>A homemade, all-natural body scrub that has zero mystery ingredients? And, it leaves your skin feeling fresh and silky all …

The 6 Best Yoga Poses For Sex

Sexual satisfaction requires a complex combination of mental, physical, and spiritual health. If our bodies aren't flexible or accustomed to physical …

Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs

Well, that's about as straightforward a title as you're going to find. Penned by renowned photographer Henry Carroll, <i>Read This If You Want To Take</i> …

Mastering The Mint Julep, Derby Style

Photo: Courtesy of Maison Premiere.<p>Tomorrow marks the start of the Kentucky Derby; that delightful day of wide-brimmed hats, the most exciting two …

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