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Homemade Sazón

Sazón is the go-to spice blend in many Latin American home kitchens. While it is available in the international aisle at most supermarkets, it is …

Recipes

Loaded Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe on Food52

• 1/2 cup Soft, Creamy peanut butter<br>• 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1 large egg<br>• 1 cup Flour<br>• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla<br>• 3/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 cup peanut butter chips<br>• 1 cup dark chocolate chunks<br>• 1/2 cup heath bar chips<br>• 1/2 cup dark brown sugar<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.<br>• In an …

Dessert

The Best Recipes from California

We found the best recipes from California—all shared by local home cooks. These dishes showcase fresh ingredients from across the Golden State, like …

Cooking

For the Best Chocolate Milkshake, Make a Black & White

One of my first gigs as a food writer was at my college newspaper. I reviewed local restaurants and covered breaking news like: The campus diner now has milkshakes! There were half a dozen flavors: vanilla, chocolate, coffee, Nutella, blueberry, and strawberry.<p>But there was something odd about the …

Dessert

Swedish Meatballs (From a Swede!) Recipe

"This is my mom's Swedish meatball recipe. This isn't the kind a lot of people are used to in a creamy white sauce. She served them every Christmas …

Recipes

Ready for Vacation? Here’s the Best Tech for Trip Planning

Smartphone? Check. Spare battery? Check. Power cables? Check. After deciding which gadgets to pack for your summer vacation, you can move on to the harder — and more fun — part: planning what you are going to do.<p>Flipping through printed travel guides and paper maps is passé. Tech tools are far more …

Apps

23 smart ways to increase your confidence, productivity, and income

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

How to: Make Killer Ribs in Three Easy Steps

Making great tasting ribs is certainly a little more involved than grilling a great tasting steak or burger, but that doesn’t mean it has to be …

BBQ

50 Easy Appetizers for Your Next Party

Guests will never know that your delightful appetizers took less than 30 minutes from start to finish!<p>Miniature Corn Dogs<p>Cute little corn dogs add …

Cooking

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Golden Potato Soup Recipe

"This is a thick, hearty soup. Kids love this because of the cheesy flavor."<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups peeled and cubed potatoes<p>1/2 cup chopped celery<p>1/2 cup …

Recipes

The Secret to Making a Great Bloody Mary

No crazy toppings required.<p>Skip the top-shelf vodka when making Bloody Marys. There’s a secret to bringing the biggest pop of flavor to your …

Flavors

Slow-Cooker Brisket with Smoked Paprika

Save time and oven space and use a slow-cooker for brisket that's tender when pierced, with a rich, velvety sauce. Start in the morning and you'll …

Cooking

Briam (Greek Baked Zucchini and Potatoes) Recipe

"Briam is a traditional Greek roasted vegetable dish with potatoes, zucchini, tomatoes, and red onions with lots of olive oil. It is a typical …

Recipes

Summer Glow Bowls Are Trending, and Here Are 20 Recipes We Love

Corn on the cob and grilled veggies are great on their own, but this year we’re fired up about incorporating them into summer glow bowls. What’s a …

Healthy Eating

This Ice Cream Is So Healthy You Can Eat It for Breakfast

We’ve officially hit the height of summer, otherwise known as peak ice cream consumption season. While ice cream usually falls into the category of …

Healthy Eating

The Mouthwatering Dinner You Can Make with Just 5 Ingredients (And Kids Love It, Too)

A Dutch baby is basically a pancake and a popover combined—and it will quickly become an easy dinner go-to.<p>I always thought Dutch baby pancakes had …

Breakfast

31 No-Bake Desserts for Summer

The <i>last</i> thing you want to do on a hot, summer day is turn on the oven. But when company is coming, you've been tasked with dessert for the potluck, …

Dessert

These Crispy Air-Fried Onion Rings With Comeback Sauce Have 1g Sat Fat

Ah, onion rings—the ultimate deep-fried indulgence.<p>Thanks to your air fryer, you can rescue this crunchy favorite from the realm of diet banishment …

Cooking

These Secret Southern Tricks Make Any Fried Food Better

Want to take your fried food game to the next level? We’ve got the answers.<p><b>Use the right oil</b><p>Think you can just use any oil for frying? Wrong! If you …

Deep Frying

Unbelievably Easy Slow Cooker Carnitas Tacos

This is going to become your new go-to on taco night. Pork shoulder becomes meltingly tender as it slow-cooks in the chile- and garlic-infused citrus …

Cooking

Baggage Fee Hack, Tips For Booking Best Hotel, Visiting State Parks, Sleeping On Planes Wrong, Uber Developing Flying Taxi Tech, Least Visited European Countries & More

<b>Travel News</b>:<p>Frommer’s has a way to Avoid Extra Baggage Fees With This Clever Packing Hack.<br>• The New York Times shares 6 Tips To Book The Best Hotel For …

Air-Fried Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

Whether you’re having vegetarian friends over to watch the game or you just enjoy recipe mash-ups starring your favorite flavors, these spicy …

The Kitchen Appliance Repair Secret You Need to Know (Hint: It Will Make Yours Last Longer)

The definitive guide to taking care of all your big and small household appliances—so you (almost) never have to replace …

Gluten-Free Lower-Carb Lemon Bar Recipe

There are two kinds of lemon bars in this world. First are the bright yellow ones that usually have a lot of lemon and a lot of sugar (as much as 3 …

Food

The 21 Best Makeup Tips from Drag Queens

The best tips from Trixie Mattel, Blair St. Clair, Monét X Change, Monique Heart, Valentina, and more!<p>Let's face facts: Drag queens have the best make up skills and tips, and so it's imperative that we treat them like the High Oracles of Beauty and Fashion that they are. We've compiled some of the …

Delicious Side Dishes That’ll Steal the Show at Your Next Potluck

Guaranteed to please.<p>When it comes to any potluck, the side dishes can make all the difference between a ho-hum supper and a real crowd-pleasing …

Cooking

To Make Sure You Eat Well While Traveling a Lot, Be a Baby About It

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globetrotters in all of our</i> …

A Facebook Employee Reveals His Secret Interview Technique That Landed Job Offers from Google, Amazon, and Microsoft

The powerful strategy can make you instantly stand out.<p>The job market is incredibly competitive, and candidates are always trying to stand out from the crowd. This is especially true for tech giants like Google and Facebook. Employees see it as a badge of honor to work for a place like that. It's …

Employment

15 Quick Healthy Meals Doctors Make Every Day

What do doctors and nutritionists eat to stay healthy? They rely on quick healthy meals like these delicious options—and you should, too.<p>As a …

Healthy Eating