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How to Buy, Store & Cook Cauliflower, In Season in September

Buying and storage tips—plus 7 recipes— for cauliflower, which is in season in September<p>There's an old corny insult that goes "you have a face like a flower—a cauliflower!" It's true: this white, bulbous veggie isn't the prettiest in the produce aisle. But when it comes to versatility and flavor, …

Food

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Whipped Goat Cheese

6 Servings<p>This dish has become a signature of Domenica chef Alon Shaya. Precooking the cauliflower in seasoned poaching liquid infuses it with flavor; roasting makes it crisp.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Roasted Cauliflower<p>2 1/2 cups dry white wine<p>1/3 cup olive oil<p>1/4 cup kosher salt<p>3 tablespoons fresh …

Recipes

Crispy Cauliflower with Capers, Raisins, and Breadcrumbs

8 to 10 Servings<p>November 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large head of cauliflower (2 pounds), cut into 2” florets<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>2 tablespoons salt-packed capers, soaked, rinsed, patted dry<p>3/4 cup fresh coarse …

Recipes

Parmesan-Roasted Cauliflower

4 Servings<p>The combination of meaty, caramelized, roasted cauliflower florets and some just-this-side-of-burnt onions has become our go-to winter side dish recipe.<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head cauliflower, cut into florets<p>1 medium onion, sliced<p>4 sprigs thyme<p>4 garlic cloves, unpeeled<p>3 …

Recipes

The Masters of Nature Photography book – in pictures

Wild horses of the Netherlands, red-crowned cranes dancing in the snow, the plight of a tortured chimpanzee and a polar panorama feature in the collection of wildlife images in the book published by the Natural History Museum<p>• Masters of Nature Photography by Rosamund Kidmane Cox - Guardian Bookshop

Curried Ketchup, and 12 other recipes that get creative with curry. Check 'em all out here: http://bit.ly/1dK7Aag

Asian Soups That Go Way Beyond Ramen

Ramen has taken over America, and we're totally cool with that. Ramen, after midnight or at reasonable dinner hour, is hands-down one of the most comforting, savory and filling bowls of soup around. (Let's also never forget Justin Timberlake's ramen noodle hair.) A classic Japanese dish, ramen has …

Bruschetta And Crostini Recipes: 24 Ways To Top Your Bread (PHOTOS)

Almost everyone is familiar with bruschetta -- and hopefully, by now, almost everyone knows how to correctly pronounce it. And the popularity of this Italian favorite is no surprise, as it's not only a simple appetizer but also an 'upscale' finger food.<p>But while the traditional tomato-and-basil …

The 20 Best Wines Under $20

While it's easy to just follow the crowd and go for the $16,000 bottle of Henri Jayer Richebourg Grand Cru with your grilled cheese, sometimes your budget may call for something a little more on the affordable side. But that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice quality.<p>That's why we brought on our …

There’s nothing wrong with being scared, but how you deal with it matters

WHEN I WAS 19 I hopped on a plane headed for San Jose del Cabo in Mexico. I was to work in an all-inclusive resort for six months as part of the …

Trace Any U.S. Waterway Upstream, Downstream, Sidestream

Just kidding, sidestream isn't a thing. But the first two will keep you plenty busy.<p>Remember this map of all the waterways in the U.S. from earlier this summer? Now there's something even more fun: An interactive app that lets you not only see the waterways, but trace them to their source (or to …

Fruit Share Steinbach

<b>FRUIT CONNECT</b> <br>CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP <b><br>What is Fruit Connect?</b><p>The goal of Fruit Connect is to provide an easy tool for fruit owners and fruit pickers to …

The Canada-US border as you’ve never seen it before [vid]

FOR ALMOST all my 37 years of living, I’ve resided within an hour’s drive of the Canadian-American border in British Columbia. Regular trips were …

How excited are we to sign a major partnership with Fjord Norway?

A Rare Look at an Iridescent Cloud

We’ve been told that every cloud has a silver lining—but did you know some clouds wear a rainbow cap?<p><b>A halo of multicolored mist floats over an ominous storm. At first glance it looks like an angelic mural or even extraterrestrial activity. But this breathtaking photo is neither manipulated nor</b> …

Northern lights AND ponies? This is why I love Iceland. Snæfellsnes, Iceland. Photo by Greg Annandale: http://www.flickr.com/photos/greg-a/

A gourmand pilgrimage to Scottish shores

Home to more sheep than people, the remote Inner Hebrides island of Iona is developing a flourishing slow-food scene, where gardens are only fertilised using seaweed.

Sunrise reflections. 🌊☀📷👌 #hawaii #clarklittle🆑 Nikon d3

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Mountains for Mortals: 7 of America's Best Summits for Beginners

Anyone who's spent even a little time in the mountains has pictured it: You're a couple hours into your hike; panoramas of sweeping valleys and jagged cliff lines consume your gaze. You wipe a bead of sweat off your brow as you climb higher and higher, each step bringing you closer to the …

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Airglow over Yosemite National Park

Airglow is light that originates in the high atmosphere, associated with photochemical reactions of gases caused by solar radiation. Thank you …

Top 4 keys to mastering moon phases

The most important key is to think of the moon as a world in space, with a day and night side.<p><b>Why does the moon seem to change its shape every night?</b> …

Astronomy

Spectacular sunset over Mono Lake

This photo was taken by Facebook friend Chris Tinker shortly after the sun set over Mono Lake, California.<p>Mono Lake is a saline lake the edge of the …

Top tips for binocular stargazing

Whether you’re a beginning stargazer or a veteran of thousands of starry nights, binoculars can be your best friend.<p>You’ve probably got a pair of …

Healthy Breakfast Ideas: 7 Refreshing Summer Morning Meals To Beat The Heat

Holy heat wave! When you're awoken by humidity rather than the buzz of your alarm, the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven or the stove to whip up some breakfast.<p>Sure, you could grab a breakfast bar and call yourself set (and prepare to crash: the amount of sugar in those babies is …

“Remember also your Creator in the days of your youth, before the evil days come and the years draw near of which you will say, ‘I have no pleasure in them’” --Ecclesiastes 12:1 http://ref.ly/Ec12.1;esv #VerseOfTheDay #BibleStudy

Qikeng Don in Wulong, China. Image found on Thinng.com: http://thinng.com/8728-qikeng-don-in-wulong-china