Andrea Scott

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Panda Express Kung Pao Chicken Copycat - Dinner, then Dessert

Combine the chicken, 1/4 cup water, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 1/2 egg, 1/4 cup cornstarch and 2 tablespoons of vegetable oil and refrigerate at least 1 hour.<p>…

Recipes

There's a Monthly Cleaning Task You're Probably Skipping

When using appliances like washing machines and dishwashers — putting soap in and taking clean things out — one can sometimes forget that the …

Tender, Fluffy Biscuits Without a Drop of Butter or Flour? Yes, Please.

My main criterion for judging the deliciousness of a biscuit is whether it’s so warm and buttery, I forget who I was before tasting it. I’ve been lucky to lead a life where many biscuits have met this benchmark of existence-altering butteriness, thereby creating a positive feedback loop (slicked …

Coconut

Olia Hercules' Watermelon Rind Jam

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>Yes, this is about making clever use of waste, as we're trying to do more and more these days. But it's also about seeing a new side of a fruit that provides a pretty straightforward experience most of the time. And not only does it have more depth and personality than you ever thought …

Recipes

Sour Cream Dinner Rolls

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook first 4 ingredients in a saucepan over medium-low heat, stirring occasionally, until butter melts. Cool to 105° to 115°.<p>Step …

Make a Tiny Batch of Jam with Your Saddest Leftover Fruit

For the dirtbag Laura Ingalls Wilder in all of us<p>It happens to all of us. We get that wooden box of blushing farmers market peaches home to discover …

Ice Cream

The Best Way to Air-Dry Your Hair If You Have Waves, Curls, or Coils

All of a sudden the beauty aisle has been flooded with creams, gels, mousses, and sprays to help you get the perfect air-dry. It's like hair-care …

This Simple Syrup Recipe Is The Easiest Way To Use Extra Fruit

Simple syrups are a great addition to food and drinks. Making them at home gives you the chance to use up overly ripe fruits before they spoil in …

Flavors

6 Great East Coast Beaches

While the cities remain hot and sticky, many East Coasters are dreaming of surfing, sand castles, and salty air. If you’re looking to take a break from the million-degree weather, grab some flip-flops and a towel and head to one of these underrated gems.<p>Driftwood Beach<p>Jekyll Island, Georgia<p>This …

How to Make Bread Without Turning on Your Oven

Bake without breaking a sweat<p>It is entirely too hot to turn on my oven. I can count on one hand the number of times I've roasted something since May. …

The Stylish $6 Decor Find Hiding at Trader Joe's

We've sung the praises of Fouta (a.k.a Turkish Towels, Peshtemal, Hammam) before. They're lightweight and thin, which is great for folding and …

10 High-Protein Casseroles You Can Eat All Week Long

Retro as they may be, casseroles are totally worth your time. For one, they're a great way to make an enormous tray of food in one go. So you can …

These Are the Biggest Habits That People with Clean Homes Stick To - The Rise & Shine

You might think that having a super-tidy home requires superhuman levels of diligence and dedication, but it’s so much easier than that. In reality, …

For Tiny Breads, All You Need Is 5 Minutes & Flour

I’m a big believer in the vehicle—an edible one. Much of what I cook is soupy or saucy and relies much more on flavor than it does on structure, shape: A whole mess of chopped vegetables and canned tomatoes or stewed lentils with a smattering of herbs. It’s great, really (usually), but getting it …

Bread

Southern Tomato Gravy

<b>Author Notes:</b> This isn't the kind of "gravy" or "sauce" that you serve with pasta, just a creamy white sauce with chopped tomatoes, cooked up in a cast iron skillet and served over split buttermilk biscuits. It's the kind of comfort food that you put together in late summer, when the homegrown …

Tomatoes

Chicken Tikka Masala Recipe Using Pasta Sauce

A classic of Indian cuisine, chicken tikka masala is a creamy, tomato-based dish made with roasted, marinated chicken, and aromatic spices, typically …

Homemade Laundry Scent Booster Recipe

I love using laundry scent boosters. They make my towels and sheets smell so nice and I love how long lasting the scent is. It’s so nice to have them …

Cleaning

50 Destinations So Magical You Won’t Believe They’re in the U.S

<p>The world is full of destinations that look like they’re straight out of a storybook. Whether <a …

351 Amazing Places that Aren't National Parks

Yes, we’re crazy about our 59 National Parks. but the Park ­Service manages 351 other worthy properties, so follow our road map, pack a beach towel, and ditch the masses.<p>10 of the Most Iconic Monuments Across the U.S.<p>Besides serving as the entrance to the big red bridge, it incorporates Alcatraz …

The $20 Item Your Organized Home Should Have

I'm prepared to say that 85% of U.S. citizens have one of these magnetic knife holders hanging somewhere in their kitchen (that's a totally made up …

Knives

Wall Hook - Soft Iron - Threshold™

Love them<p>(would recommend)<p>5 out of 5 stars<p>As51 — 1 year ago<p>verified purchaser<p>I bought 3 of them in store and then ordered 2 more online. I LOVE them! …

A $6 Sunscreen Got a Perfect Score by Consumer Reports

When it comes to sunscreen, less is never more. Except when it costs less but still works perfectly! Typical sunscreens from name brands can be …

Stop Throwing Out Your Used Tea Bags

It feels so good to be able to do something with the things we'd normally discard. Coffee grounds as rose fertilizer and clementine peels saved for …

9 'Why Didn't I Think of That?' Cleaning Hacks

<i>We’ve partnered with Miele to share savvy tips and tricks that’ll help keep your entire home spotless...without putting any extra strain on your schedule.</i><p>While I love a tidy living space, I’ve never been crazy about the actual <i>act</i> of cleaning. Having an organized, nice-smelling home can be one of …

Cleaning

The South’s Best Breweries in Every State 2018

In the South, cracking open a cold one is more about coming together than anything else, no matter where you come from or whether you prefer mild …

7 Cleaning Products You Should be Buying at Trader Joes

If you weren't already hip to Trader Joe's impressive assortment of cleaning supplies, then now's the time to smarten up. Sure we all know and love …

Why I Sold Both of My Instant Pots (and What I Got Instead)

I admit it: I am a kitchen appliance junkie. I have been for more than a decade, since I fell in love with cooking. I want to buy nearly everything …

10 Natural Cleaning Recipes Everyone Should Know by Heart

Is your cleaning mantra "When in doubt, douse it in bleach"? While you might feel confident your house is sanitary and squeaky clean, you can't …

This Surprising Product Can Clean Just About Anything

If you're young, you've likely never given much thought and certainly never purchased denture tablets before. But it turns out that they can do …

The Secret Miracle Cleaner You've Had Since College

When you're looking for an effective cleaner, most of us would love to find something inexpensive, non-toxic and — while we're being picky — …