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Top 24 Recipes to Cook in a Dutch Oven

The dutch oven<p>Make sure to check out the how-to on cooking in a dutch oven at camp.<p>At home and in camp, this heavy pot with a tight-fitting lid is …

Cooking

What to Cook This Week

Good morning. Melissa Clark brought forth a terrific new recipe this week for chicken in ginger-scallion sauce (above). She picked it up from our colleague Jade Zimmerman, whose mom made a version of the dish when Jade was growing up.<p>I think you should make that recipe tonight because once you’ve …

These Insanely Delicious Instant Pot Meals Let You Feed the Whole Family For Less Than $10

Sure, Instant Pots make planning your weekday meals about a thousand times easier, but not all the recipes out there that cater to this pressurized cooker are easy on the wallet. From quick and easy chicken recipes that even your pickiest eater will enjoy to modern takes on your mother's casserole, …

I Lived Like an Italian Girl for a Month: Here's How My Wellness Routine Changed

In the summer of 2007, I spent my evenings devouring the book that every other red-blooded American female was also reading: <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i>. …

Here Are the Best Inspirational Quotes for 2018

Another year and another 365 quotes--the most inspirational things anybody has ever said.<p>Want inspirational quotes? Each year for the past several years, I've gathered the best inspiring quotes, one for each of the coming 365 days. Here's our latest installment: the top inspirational quotes for …

Motivation

65 Easiest Finger Foods Ever

1 of 65<p>Lemon-Caper Parmesan Potato Salad Bites<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 65<p>Cheese Truffles<p>3 of 65<p>Bacon Endive Tomato Bites<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 65<p>Mini Corn Dogs …

18 Uncomfortable Things You Need to Do If You Don’t Want to Regret 2018

When you look back on the past year, don’t think of the pain you felt. Think of the strength you gained, and appreciate how far you’ve come. You’ve …

Happiness

This Is The Most Searched Hair Trend On Pinterest This Season

Beauty<p>This Product Will Make Your Hair The Softest It’s Ever Been<p>Beauty<p>9 Hair Products You Didn’t Know Existed<p>Beauty<p>This Top-Rated Shampoo Only Costs …

Herbed Potato Stacks Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°F. Coat a 12-cup muffin pan with cooking spray. Cut potatoes into 1⁄16-inch-thick slices using a mandoline or …

The Best Secret Islands in America

1 of 10<p>Hatteras Island, North Carolina<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Smith Island, Maryland<p>3 of 10<p>Molokai, Hawaii<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Cedar Key, …

These Are Our 10 Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipes

We have quite a collection of slow cooker recipes on our site. We really just can't get enough of the appliance's versatility and ease. And while …

5 Fast and Fancy Fall Dinners for My Family

October is hands-down my favorite month of the year and it has almost nothing to do with it being my birthday month. Nope, I love October for its …

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

The 7 Coolest Pieces to Shop From Target's New Size-Inclusive Line, A New Day

When Target announced that they would be discontinuing their beloved Mossimo and Merino fashion lines, shoppers nearly had a meltdown. But worry not! …

11 Salad Dressing Recipes to Help You Kick the Bottled Stuff

Salads don't always get a lot of love. They often feel like a chore, something you force yourself to eat to feel less guilty about the more interesting food on your plate. But a salad can be just as exciting as any other part of a meal, and the easiest way to improve your salads is to lose the …

Top 20 most reviewed books of all time from Amazon

One of the many reasons we love Amazon is because of their stellar customer review section. Having the ability to read thousands of opinions from customers before hitting the purchase button is super useful, especially when it comes to picking out a book. From cult classics such as Harry Potter to …

Books

These clever layout tricks will maximise your living room space

<b>Living rooms come in all shapes and sizes, from long and large to small and square. Regardless of this though, there are always ways to maximise the</b> …

26 Travel Hacks That Will Help You Get Through the Airport Faster

Flying doesn't have to be stressful.<p>Flying can be stressful, expensive, and exhausting — but it doesn’t have to be.<p>We’ve rounded up the best tricks …

Flying

Memo: Make Jamie Oliver’s Crazy, Genius One-Pot Chicken ASAP

Jamie Oliver has been known to do otherworldly things with chicken, given a few strident ingredients and enough time in a single pot. But this time, somehow, you have to do even less to get there.<p>This summery chicken-tomato-mélange's miraculous qualities have all the hallmarks of a braise—the …

21 Healthy Spring and Summer Rolls That Are Surprisingly Easy to Make

Ever ordered Thai, Chinese, or Vietnamese without getting some hot, crispy spring rolls or fresh, soft summer rolls to start? Didn’t think so. With …

The best movies of 2017 so far, ranked

Superheroes, superpigs, and all points in between.<p>It’s hard to believe, but true: 2017 is already half over.<p>The most prestigious films of the year usually come out in the fall in an attempt to make a run at the Oscars. But this year has <i>already</i> yielded a bumper crop of great movies, including three …

Entertainment

And Now, Here Are the Best Burger Recipes of All Time for Every Diet

When it comes to creating menu mood boards for dinner parties and cookouts, there's no better place to look for inspiration than Pinterest. Since the …

How to REALLY do a Kettlebell Swing

A Step-by-Step Guide to KB Swing Mastery<p>The kettlebell swing is a hip hinge movement. The problem is, when strength coaches and fitness buffs talk …

10 of the Easiest Breakfasts for the Laziest Mornings

We all have those mornings when we wake up completely disinterested in starting the day. We hit the snooze button, pull the covers over our eyes, and …

10 Coffee Tables on Wheels to DIY

Coffee tables can have several purposes in your living room. The top surface is good for giving a home to your current read or displaying your tray …

Furniture

A Chicken-Roasting Method All Good Cooks Know

Everyone’s looking for the perfect roast chicken, yet spatchcocking still seems like a secret of those in the know. Suffice it to say, it’s a skill worth learning, and not just because spatchcocking is a fun word to bandy about with authority.<p>Also — and less amusingly — known as butterflying, …

Cooking

11 Reasons to Visit Italy's Amalfi Coast

It may only stretch for 30 miles, but the Amalfi Coast offers enough idyllic beauty and Italian luxury for a standalone trip. Driving its winding seaside roads will take you to charming coastal towns, scenic beaches, villas and gardens, and some of the best hotels in the world. Looking for la dolce …

Italy

How I Like to Spend $100 at Trader Joe's

I willingly make grocery shopping harder on myself by visiting at least four different places every week: the farmers market (for local, seasonal produce), Zingerman's (for cheese and bread and coffee), a higher-end grocery store (for any non-seasonal produce needs or specialty ingredients), and …

So THAT'S Why Spinach Makes Your Teeth Feel Weird

"Spinach teeth" is a real thing.<p>There’s one thing we don’t love about spinach, and that’s the strange, chalky feeling it leaves on your teeth after you eat a salad made with this leafy green.<p>If you’ve ever wondered what that sensation is, know that it’s not just you. “Spinach teeth” is a real …

3 Healthy Make-Ahead Meals That Only Require a Crock-Pot

We're smack-dab in the middle of winter, meaning our obsession with cozy, low-maintenance slow cooker recipes is at an all-time high. (Bonus points …