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Salted, Smoked & Frozen: 10 Tasty Variations on Lemonade

Memorial Day has come and gone, and I think that means it's officially lemonade season! But skip the store-bought stuff — it's so easy to make your …

Recipe: Chocolate-Glazed Baked Doughnuts with Sprinkles

Preheat the oven to 350°F. Coat two (6-count) doughnut pans with a flour-based baking spray, such as Baker's Joy. (I also tested with a regular …

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French Fries - Two Ways

Rinse the cut fries with cold water until the water runs clear. Place in a large bowl and cover with water. Refrigerate for at least 45 minutes or up …

522 North Pinckney Cocktail

8 Servings<p>Prep Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 2 min<p>Named for bar and spirits director Brian Bartels's former address, this is a more complex take on a Mimosa.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups fresh pink grapefruit juice (from 2-3 grapefruits)<p>1/2 cup St-Germain (elderflower liqueur)<p>1/4 cup Campari<p>1 750-ml. …

New post! Nutella Swirled Banana Bread is the culmination of five years of daydreaming. http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/nutella-swirled-banana-bread.html

Peanut Butter Bacon Pancakes

I can smell my neighbor’s bacon.<p>That’s not a euphemism. If it were, you’d have permission to kick me in the shin and be officially grossed out.<p>I can …

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

In a large bowl, whisk together flour, cornstarch, paprika, mustard, baking powder, and salt. Add honey and beer, and whisk until smooth; let sit for …

Onion Rings

Chocolate Dipped Frozen Bananas Recipe

Every <i>Arrested Development</i> fan knows that there's always money in the banana stand...but what kind of bananas are there? Well, thanks to the Bluth's Original Frozen Banana Stand wiki I was able to track down the menu. The recipe below is for basic chocolate dipped frozen bananas with or without …

Soda Recipe: Homemade Ginger Ale

Peel and finely grate the ginger (I use a Microplane). You should have about 2 tablespoons of grated gingerroot.<p>Bring the water to a boil in a small …

Arrested Development Inspired Recipes: Bluth's Banana Stand Cheesecake

<b>May 2013</b><p>If someone tells me they either don’t like or don’t get the hype around <i>Arrested Development,</i> it makes me seriously question our friendship …

Thai-Style Garlic Chicken

Thai-Style Garlic Chicken<p>(adapted from Super Food Ideas – Super Savers with minor tweaks)<p><i>Serves 2</i><p>What you’ll need:-<p>500g chicken tenderloins (or …

Carrot Fries

French fries are my guilty pleasure. While I do indulge once in a while, these tasty little treats are so much healthier and completely guilt free. …

Food

Chinese Chicken Lettuce Cups

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Mary Kate Tate | Nate Tate | Feeding the Dragon | Andrews McMeel, 2011<p>Chinese cooks don’t use a lot of raw vegetables, …

Takeout at Home: Chicken Tikka Masala

<b>By Julie Sahni, Epicurious</b><p>If there's one dish guaranteed to be on every Indian restaurant menu, it's chicken tikka masala, which is composed of grilled chunks of chicken enveloped in a creamy spiced tomato sauce. What's behind this simple dish's tremendous popularity? "Tomato sauce has universal …

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Episode 217: The Art Of Living At The Poverty Line

On today's Planet Money, we meet a single mother who makes $16,000 a year — and who managed to fund a vacation at a Caribbean resort with an interest-free loan from one of the world's largest banks.<p>Edith Calzado gets credit cards with teaser zero-percent interest rates — then transfers her balance …

Dear High School Graduate: Everything You've Been Told Is False

When I graduated from Omaha Creighton Prep High School back in 1977, my fellow grads and I entered a benign, forgiving, if U.S.-hegemonic, economic order where one could find paid work — albeit of a blue collar variety — just by completing high school. A world where even a C student was guaranteed …

What Is A Dysfunctional Relationship?

Unless you're completely out of touch with any media, written, audio or video, you have been bombarded with words like "dysfunctional relationship", …

What Is a Micro Job and Can You Make Money at One?

A micro job is, as the word implies, a very small paid task. A better word for microjobs might actually be "gigs" because the word "jobs" might imply …

Employment

How to Treat Stingray Stings

If you manage to surprise a stingray and get stung, you are likely to have a very painful reaction. It's going to hurt, but chances are that it won't …

On Writing Well, 30th Anniversary Edition

• <b>Author:</b> William Zinsser<p>On Writing Well has been praised for its sound advice, its clarity and the warmth of its style. It is a book for everybody who wants to learn how to write or who needs to do some writing to get through the day, as almost everybody does in the age of e-mail and the Internet. …

Teach Like a Champion, Enhanced Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Doug Lemov<p><b>Teach Like a Champion</b><b><br>ENHANCED EDITION</b><p><b>This special enhanced edition of Teach Like a Champion brings to life the 49 essential teaching techniques from Doug Lemov.</b><p>In his best-selling book, <i>Teach Like a Champion</i>, Doug Lemov helps new and veteran teachers working with students of all …

Makers

• <b>Author:</b> Chris Anderson<p><b>3D Robotics co-founder and bestselling author Chris Anderson takes you to the front lines of a new industrial revolution as today’s entrepreneurs, using open source design and 3-D printing, bring manufacturing to the desktop.</b><p>In an age of custom-fabricated, do-it-yourself …

Survival of the Sickest

• <b>Author:</b> Dr. Sharon Moalem & Jonathan Prince<p>Read it.<p>You're already living it.<p>Was diabetes evolution's response to the last Ice Age? Did a deadly genetic disease help our ancestors survive the bubonic plagues of Europe? Will a visit to the tanning salon help lower your cholesterol? Why do we age? Why …

Basics of Anesthesia

• <b>Author:</b> Ronald D. Miller & Manuel C. Pardo, Jr.<p>With the most authoritative and complete overview of anesthesia theory and practice, the latest edition of Basic Anesthesia, edited by noted anesthesiologist Ronald D. Miller, MD and Manuel C. Pardo, Jr., MD, continues to serve as an excellent primer …

Why School?

• <b>Author:</b> Will Richardson<p>A new generation of highly wired and interconnected kids are crafting - even demanding - a new and different narrative around learning, creating a movement that challenges the fundamental premises of what we call “school." In this new story, real learning happens anytime, …

Sweet Dreams: 15 Ways to Get Better Sleep Every Night

Catch more precious z's with these tried-and-tested tips for the ultimate in snooze control<p>The average adult is supposed to get seven to eight hours of sleep a night, which is probably about seven to eight hours more than you can spare. But since a well-rested life is a happy and healthy one, we've …

Rose Quartz

Street Chic: New York

Photo: Anton Lombardi<p>Chilly spring mornings call for cozy oversized sweaters.<p><b>Name:</b> Olivia<p><b>Sweater:</b> Bird by Juicy Couture (shop similar: DKNY or Rag & Bone)<p><b>Skirt:</b> Vintage (shop similar: Love Moschino)<p><b>Shoes:</b> Campers (shop similar: Tory Burch<p><b>Want to see more street style? Check out our Tumblr and</b> …