Alisha Stanfield

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Oreo Cupcakes

I had so much fun at the Recessionista Party last night. So much so, that I was too tired to get a great post together. I will post some pics of the …

Mixed Berry Cobbler

8 Servings<p>This berry cobbler recipe is stabilized with cornstarch—it helps the fruit juices thicken as it bakes.<p>July 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Filling<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>1 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch<p>7 cups (1 3/4-2 pounds) mixed fresh berries (use no more than 1 1/2 cups strawberries; halved if large)<p>Dough<p>1 1/2 …

Baking

After Obama … the 2016 White House race begins

The president is isolated after the thrashing of the Democrats in last week’s midterms. Both sides of the political divide are already planning for the future<p>Even by the high-octane standards of US politics, it was a breathtakingly abrupt change of gear. One hour and 50 minutes after polling closed …

9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …

Child’s play

Marketing and real estate experts say children are the biggest factor in their parents’ home-buying decisions and nothing pulls at their emotions …

Baking these cookies from scratch will totally make you feel like a grown-up

I associate Pillsbury’s <i>Poppin’ Fresh Homemade Cookies</i> with a sweet time in my life —pun not intended. I acquired the cookbook at a school book fair …

This Is Our Favorite Banana Cream Pie!

12 Tomatoes is a new cooking and recipe community. Each day we feature a few hearty, winter recipes that are also healthful and cheap to make. Check …

7 Thanksgiving Desserts That Are Way Better Than Pie

<b>1. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust & Caramel Sauce</b><p>Pumpkin pie is always expected at Thanksgiving, but why not shake things up and make a pumpkin cheesecake instead? This 5-star recipe is the ultimate sweet ending to your Thanksgiving feast -- and no one will miss that tired ol' pumpkin …

4 Moves to Decrease Your Risk of Injury

Do these moves now, and save yourself from getting sidelined later.<p>You might not know it, but your hips are kind of a big deal. At their strongest, they can help you change direction quickly, increase your range of motion, and prevent countless injuries. But when they're weak, they can wreak all …

Workouts

How to Get a Flatter Tummy Almost Instantly

Avoid these belly bloaters for fast results<p>Sure, eating three helpings of pie won’t do your waistline any favors—but neither will eating three helpings of broccoli. Here’s why: Certain foods are known bloat offenders, which means they’ll increase puffiness and make you appear heavier than you are, …

Women's Health

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

Get In Line: IKEA Is Reissuing Limited Editions Of Beloved Vintage Designs

IKEA's newest line brings back design favorites from the retailer's 70-year history<p><i>IKEA</i><p>Great news for vintage lovers: More than 70 years after its founding, IKEA is finally fulfilling all of your deepest desires. Earlier this year, they launched a limited edition collection called Ȧrgȧng, which …

A Festive and Unique Twist on a Classic Dessert

Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito, the duo behind two wildly popular New York City bakeries, put their distinctive spin — part all-American retro, part punk-rock renegade — on seasonal and holiday desserts. Take a look at this delicious recipe from their new cookbook, Baked Occasions.<p><i>Serves 16 to …

Nintendo Aims For A Smashing Holiday Season

What does Nintendo executive Reggie Fils-Aime want for Christmas? Santa leaving Wii U consoles under other people’s trees.<p>It’s been two years since Nintendo released its Wii U video game console, and just a year since the debut of competing hardware from Microsoft and Sony. But the long head start …

7 Foods That Can Help You Lose Weight

<b>Chocolate</b><br>No joke! In one study published in the journal <i>Nutrition</i>, higher chocolate consumption was associated with low abdominal fat. Study authors didn't speculate on the mechanism behind this, but previous research suggests that the antioxidants in dark chocolate may help increase your …