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Choose to Infuse: How to Make Your Own Wine, Fruit Vinegar, and More

<i>When summer comes around, we try to find ways to make it last forever. So every day this week, we'll bring you a new guide to preserving the season's best herbs, fruits, and vegetables. Today: How to infuse everything from booze to honey.</i><p>Canning not your jam? There’s another awesome—dare we say …

Cherries

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19 Easy-To-Pack Lunches Under 400 Calories

No more sad brown-bag sandwich.<p>Each of the meals listed here are tasty, healthy, and under 400 calories. Obviously calories aren't the be-all, end-all of health, and depending on your personal goals you might want to eat more than 400 calories for lunch — do what makes the most sense for you. Also …

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

National Parks

13 Boozy Frozen Desserts To Make This Summer

Summer is basically here. Have the best one yet by DIYing these delicious frozen treats, brought to you by Smirnoff Ice.<p><b>When you're eating these popsicles, you'll essentially be on an island.</b><p><b>You'll need:</b><p>1 medium ripe papaya<p>1 ½ cups SMIRNOFF ICE® Sparkling Pink Grapefruit Flavored Malt …

Salted-Caramel Six-Layer Chocolate Cake

If you don't own a candy thermometer, this cake offers a good excuse to buy one. It sounds a little nitpicky, but the caramel should reach exactly 238 degrees. (Any less and the cake layers wont hold together properly; any more and the caramel will turn hard.) Precision will also pay off with the …

15 Creative Ways to Use Brownie Batter

Pop Quiz: What’s even better than regular brownies? Answer: Brownie batter, of course! We are definitely guilty of licking the bowl clean. You too? That’s what we thought ;) When your next chocolate craving strikes, check out the brownie-inspired treats on this list. From smoothies to cheesecake, …

Dessert

The Best Places to Camp in the Northwest

It's the perfect time to make camp. From tepees in a vineyard and charming cabins on a lake to pup tents in meadows under star-crammed skies, here …

Hiking

What to Eat Before and After Every Kind of Workout

You'll be amazed at the difference it makes.<p>While eating clean, balanced meals is a great way to supplement any exercise regime, when you think about it, it doesn't really make sense to fuel up for yoga the same way you would for a long run. Curious as to what kind of foods <i>do</i> make sense to eat …

Crock-Pot lover? 5 healthy slow cooker pork recipes you have to try

When we think of making pork in a slow cooker, most of us immediately think of pulled pork, but get stumped after that. But pork tenderloins and pork chops can fare well in the slow cooker in addition to pork shoulder, given the right recipe (like these). Best of all, they are all …

Cooking

The best fish tacos! SORTEDFood shares a recipe for their version

British food stars SORTEDFood teamed up with TODAY to find some of the best foods across the U.S.as part of the #LostAndHungry tour. This past week, they traveled through Los Angeles looking for the best tacos. Read more about where they found them, and try the recipe below, which the guys were …

Food (UK)

23 Recipes That Make Eating Breakfast for Dinner Easy

With all the great breakfast recipes out there, it can be difficult to try each one on any given Sunday. And since brekkie is pretty much our favorite meal <i>and</i> we have a huge back log of delicious recipes on our Pinterest boards, we decided that it is time to start eating breakfast for dinner! From …

Breakfast

8 American Recipes Made With International Flavors

New things can be scary, even if it’s just a couple of new things on your plate or in the kitchen. Expanding the realm of food you eat and make, …

Comfort Food

Dry Creek Falls Hike - Hiking in Portland, Oregon and Washington

Dry Creek Falls <i>(Tom Kloster)</i><p>Dry Creek Falls in winter <i>(Cheryl Hill)</i><p>Bridge of the Gods trailhead <i>(Jeff Statt)</i><p>Columbines blooming in May <i>(Steve Hart)</i><p>Start …

12 Recipes to Enjoy All Week Long

Sunday cooking can be the most satisfying kind. Not only do you get the relaxing benefits of being in the kitchen and making dinner, but you get the peace of mind of knowing that you don’t need to sweat what you’re going to eat for the upcoming week. When you plan ahead, you create options for …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

Roasted Sweet Potato with Chickpeas, Goat Cheese, and Coriander Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> It's amazing how a few simple ingredients can yield a delicious, filling, and …

Trails I've Hiked: Awesome Hiking Along The Blue Ridge Parkway

Editor's Note: With Spring not far off, at least along the East Coast, it's not too early to think about hiking in the national park system. Author …

This List Of 50 Amazing Potato Recipes Will Refresh Your Life

All over the world, people eat potatoes. You can boil them, or cut them up and make fries… But there are so many other things that you can do with …

The Best Thru-Hikes for 2015 (That Aren't the PCT)

If you’re thinking about tackling the Appalachian or Pacific Crest Trails this year, you might want to revise your plans. The Appalachian Trail Conservancy, which monitors the AT, is expecting record numbers of thru-hikers this year, thanks to the popularity of movies featuring thru-hikes, like <i>Wild</i> …

Hiking

Fresh Herb and Guajillo Roasted Lamb

Special equipment: kitchen twine<p>For the lamb: Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.<p>Soak the guajillo chiles in warm water to soften. Puree with 1 to 2 …

Breathtaking Winter Camping in Washington

<i>Photo: Scott Kranz</i><p><b>By Scott Kranz, an Explorer for The Outbound Collective</b><p>This eight-mile roundtrip trek through old-growth forests to the snowy mountaintop of Mount Dickerman rewards you with breathtaking views of the of the Cascade region. I highly recommend waking up early to see the sunrise over …

Hiking

Oregon 2015 Road Trip and Photo Gallery

With our Oregon 2015 Road Trip completed, all of our gear put away, and all of the photo and video work done, it’s time to wrap things up with a trip …

RVs

Slow Cooker Sesame Bourbon Chicken Recipe

Life's Ambrosia<p>We’ve almost made it through winter. Only a couple more weeks to go. Yay! But please, don’t put your slow cookers away just yet. Not …

Cooking

Sink Your Teeth Into Gooey, Chewy Cookies Using These 6 Recipes

Some of the best desserts also happen to be the messiest, but satisfying your sweet tooth is a cause well-worth the cleanup. There are few …

23 Delicious Ways To Cook A Pork Shoulder

It's cheap, it's tender, and it's so much easier to cook than you think. Basically, it's just a matter of setting your oven really low and having the strength to walk away.

Cooking

Dark Chocolate Guinness Cake with Baileys Cream Cheese Icing

Dark Chocolate Guinness Cake with Baileys Cream Cheese Icing<p>Prep time<p>20 mins<p>Cook time<p>1 hour<p>Total time<p>1 hour 20 mins<p>Author: Swah<p>Serves: …

Bacon-Wrapped Corn on the Cob

As long as you’ve got the grill fired up you may as well use it. Corn on the cob comes with a natural handle that makes it easy to turn the cobs on …

Cooking

Where to Hike in 2015: North Cascades

This year’s warm start has me already thinking about backcountry trips. From the way it looks now, we may be heading for a wonderfully long[Read …

Pacific Northwest

The Art of the Perfect Grilled Cheese (Plus 20 Variations to Shake Things Up)

GalleryThe Art of the Perfect Grilled Cheese (Plus 20 Variations to Shake Things Up)<p>A grilled cheese is a grilled cheese, right? I mean, it's the first meal that most of us learn how to cook at home by ourselves. It's the perfect midnight snack or soup-dipper. It's great for kids, but is never …