Mimi Chen

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I Tried It: Extra Fluffy Pancakes, Thanks to This Japanese Secret Ingredient

Recently, it came to my attention that there was a pancake trick making the rounds on Japanese Twitter. The secret to airier, fluffier, cakier pancakes? Mayo.<p>Weird, I know. But who am I to scoff? Rather, who are you to scoff? Who are any of us to scoff? So once I finished scoffing, I set out to …

Dulces Sueños Amig@s

Christmas Sugar Cookies

Embellish sugar cookie dough with chocolate chips and mint extract, then glaze the finished product with creamy icing and crushed peppermint candies.

Chocolate Hazelnut Crack Ups 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>Author Notes:</b> This recipe came about when I discovered that Nutella has roughly the same …

No Churn Vanilla Ice Cream

A scoop of vanilla ice cream is one of the simplest indulgences that you can treat yourself to. And it is often the best, since there is never a bad …

Wow, Is That A Lot O’ Pandas, Or What?

Spread the Cute:<p>It really <i>isn’t.</i><p>Artist Paulo Grangeon worked with the World Wildlife Fund and others to create 1,600 papier-mâché Pandas to raise …

Science Says Stress Is Contagious

See someone yawn on the subway, and you know there’s a pretty high probability that you’re going to be yawning. But new research says that there’s …

Psychology

Vegan Chocolate-Coffee Muffins Recipe

These easy vegan muffins pair chocolate and coffee to maximize flavor.<p><b>Why this recipe works</b><p>Without butter or eggs, this is a dense, almost fudgy muffin, but if you're down with that texture, you'll like these.<p>Using a combination of strong freshly brewed coffee and instant espresso powder doubles …

Sweets for People

April 27, 2014<p>I don’t have one recipe for you today. Nope not one.<p>But how does six sound?<p>Pretty sweet I hope and I wanted to tell you where you can …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Cookies. Sweet, glorious, cookies. I rarely make good ol’ chocolate chip cookies for any specific purpose. When I make cookies it’s usually just …

A Printer That Develops Your iPhone Pics Into Lasting Polaroids

Previously on Kickstarter and finally available for order, the Impossible Lab is an analog gadget that lets you print Polaroids from your iPhone. It’s brilliant. Here’s why.<p>There are plenty of ways to turn an iPhone picture into a Polaroid-like print, from online services like Moo to portable Wi-Fi …

Mobile Photography