Friday, October 19

Tag: dessert

Happy Chocolate Cake Day! Here’s How To Celebrate The RIGHT Way.

Happy Chocolate Cake Day! Here’s How To Celebrate The RIGHT Way.

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Chocolate cake...am I right? Sorry, I got distracted by that. Today is National Chocolate Cake Day! It's officially my favorite holiday I never knew about before...well, today. And since I know that many other people feel the same way (I'm ignoring all you vanilla fans for a second), I dug up the best, most delicious, most sinful chocolate cake recipes around. You can thank me by inviting me over to sample them when you get to baking. 1. Let's start off relatively easy with what's touted as the best chocolate cake...ever. Add a Pinch 2. Now that that's outta the way, it's time for some black magic. Diethood 3. If this is what people are calling "rustic" these days, I'm moving to the ...
If You Love Ravioli, Celebrate Its National Holiday With These Epic Recipes

If You Love Ravioli, Celebrate Its National Holiday With These Epic Recipes

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Quick! What's your favorite kind of pasta? While there are soo many options -- linguine, spaghetti, lasagna -- it's really not a question at all. Hands down, ravioli should win every time! Why, you ask? Well, you can stuff it with just about anything your heart desires...I mean, the pasta can be a breakfast, lunch, dinner, or dessert. So, maybe you'll never have it for breakfast or dessert, but there's no reason you shouldn't try shoving some eggs or Nutella in there, am I right? For other innovative ways to enjoy the Italian delight in honor of National Ravioli Day, check out the recipes below. 1. First things first, I was wrong...egg ravioli? Totally a thing -- and 100% delicious. Cooking Light 2. This lemon and ricotta-stuffed blu...
You May Not Have Heard Of Turkmenistan, But You Need To See The Door To Hell

You May Not Have Heard Of Turkmenistan, But You Need To See The Door To Hell

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In the middle of Turkmenistan's Karakum Desert, near a small village named Derweze, rests a crater. But it's not just any crater. No, this one is special. But it's easier to explain why it's so unique if you just take a look at it... Pretty standard, right? Well, not exactly... Flickr / Stefan Krasowski See, there's a reason they call this the Door to Hell. Other names: Gates to Hell, the Crater of Fire. Flickr / Stefan Krasowski Discovered in 1971, geologists were worried that the natural gas field would have adverse effects on neighboring towns. Flickr / Tormod Sandtorv In an effort to stop the spread of deadly methane gas, they set it on fire....
Are These For Sitting Or For Eating? Either Way, I’m In.

Are These For Sitting Or For Eating? Either Way, I’m In.

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Everyone loves sitting--it’s like dessert for your legs--so you can imagine how excited I got when I saw that artists were finally combining sedentary with confectionery. No, you can’t eat these amazing pieces, but you can feast your eyes on them. If that doesn’t sound like enough of a perk, then you haven’t had a chance to check them out yet. Also, maybe you CAN eat them! I mean, they just look so delicious--OUCH! Okay, yeah, no. Eating them is not an option. Take a look! "Cream Poufs" by Diego Maria Gugliermetto Diego Maria Gugliermetto "Macaron Stool" by Kensington Design Kensington Design "Cupcake Stools" by Boggy Chan ...