Slideshow: This Week at Serious Eats World Headquarters

Dry ice fun
Dry ice fun
Receiving a package of ice cream = DRY ICE FUN TIME!!!
That time we ate everything at Caracas Arepa Bar
That time we ate everything at Caracas Arepa Bar
For lunch today, we piled into Caracas Arepa Bar in Brooklyn and ordered almost everything on the menu. It's a good way to feed 14 people. Here's new intern Eunice getting overwhelmed with arepas to photograph.
Hello, Serious Eaters!
Hello, Serious Eaters!
Hummus prep
Hummus prep
Time to mix lots of stuff into lots of hummus.
Hummus table
Hummus table
Hummus tasting on one side (with interns Craig, Lily, Linnea, and Eunice), hummus prep on the other (with Kenji).
Kenji and the Giant Meat
Kenji and the Giant Meat
Here's Kenji posing with a giant hunk-o-prime rib he received from Pat LaFrieda. But it's missing something...
Dumplings in Flushing
Dumplings in Flushing
Over the weekend a few of us spent the day in Flushing eating dumplings. Lots of dumplings. ...Too many dumplings. Here's New York editor Max, New York contributor Chris, and Chris's brother Matt eating some take-out wonton mein.
Chichi's ramen haul
Chichi's ramen haul
For the sake of Serious Eats research, contributor Chichi went a little nuts in the instant ramen aisle at JMart supermarket in Flushing.
Napping buddies
Napping buddies

Kenji took the dogs out to Provincetown on Cape Cod this weekend for a little family retreat. Here's how they spend most of their time in the car. Yuba makes a great pillow.

[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

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"Haha, my coat's bigger than yours, phththppbhbhpbph," says Yuba.

[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Contemplative Hambone
Contemplative Hambone

"Someday, all this will be mine."

[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Yuba strikes a pose on the beach
Yuba strikes a pose on the beach

[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]