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14 Desserts to Make Instead of Pie on Thanksgiving

If pie just isn't your <i>thing</i>, this time of year might begin to feel a little exhausting—because, hey, there are a lot of us for whom pie really <i>is</i> our thing. Especially around Thanksgiving.<p>If you find yourself in the former group, unable to give up post-dinner ice cream or trade the flan's tender …

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You Need More Dark Meat Chicken in Your Life; Here Are 25 Recipes

25 recipes for dark meat chicken, the best part of the chicken.<p><b>While there is certainly a time and a place for boneless, skinless chicken breasts</b>, we're here to celebrate the thighs and legs. And we're gonna come out and say it: Dark meat is the best part of the chicken. It's got more flavor and is …

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55 Lamb Recipes, from Chops to Roasts to Kebabs

Change up your dinner routine with dozens of lamb recipes.<p>Sure, lamb is a great main to serve for a holiday like Passover or Easter, but why save it for special occasions? It also deserves a spot on your table any night, as quick-cooking chops, easy stir-fries, grilled kebabs, and juicy burgers. …

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A Milanese Rice Salad

<i>Every week we take a peek inside the lunches of the luckiest kids in Brooklyn. Read on, suppress your jealousy, and get a little brown bag inspiration.</i><p>You may have seen variations on this rice salad before. I learned the original version in Italy, where I worked at Albergo Del Sole, south of Milan. …

8 of the Easiest Potato Recipes Ever

Accordion-cut, hasselback-style potatoes may seem complex to make. But thanks to a simple hack featured in this week's episode of Mad Genius Tips, …

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Chicken Breast Recipes That'll Mix Up Your Boring Dinner Routine

Despite chicken breast's popularity, it's often known as one of the most boring things to eat. A single sauteed chicken breast is not decadent like fried chicken. And it's not impressive like roasted chicken. Instead, chicken breast is usually dry, completely devoid of flavor and about as exciting …

I-Woke-Up-Like-This Muffins

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: These muffins are ***Flawless.</i><p>If <i>I woke up like this</i> had a kitchen …

Our 28 Best Chocolate Dessert Recipes To Satisfy Your Cocoa Cravings

If you love chocolate, get your forks ready. For a special occasion dinner (okay, for any dinner), there's no better way to close the meal than with …

Honey Grilled Chicken with Citrus Salad

1 cup fresh orange juice<p>1⁄2 cup honey<p>3 tbsp. rosemary, minced<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste<p>2 lb. skin on chicken, legs and …

Adults Only Irish Cream Fudge

Irish cream fudge is perfect for St. Patrick's Day. An after-dinner treat that's just for grown-ups!<p>Sometimes as a parent, I need to stop worrying about what my kids want to eat, and create delicious treats for my husband and I. Treats that include booze, of course!<p>I love ending a day with a decaf …

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10 Ultra-Cheesy Potato Recipes

In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W’s Justin Chapple demonstrates an easy trick for prepping delicious hasselback potatoes. Another …

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Alsatian Bacon and Onion Tart (Tarte Flambée)

1⁄2 cup crème fraîche<p>1 cup fromage blanc (available at Murray's Cheese) or cream cheese at room temperature<p>1⁄8 tsp. nutmeg, freshly grated<p>1 tsp. …

8 Soul-Satisfying Comfort Foods to Chase Away the Chill

Lift your family's spirit on a cold winter day with one of these delicious and satisfying comfort foods.<p><b>1. Broccoli & Gruyère Soup with Homemade Croutons</b><p>Topped with crisp homemade croutons, this rich and creamy broccoli soup is a hearty meal unto itself. It's perfect to ward off winter's chill, and …

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How To Pick A Dress That Complements Your Body Type

When you start your search for the perfect dress there are three key things to be on the look out for to finding "the one". You need to look for the perfect silhouette, proportion and fit. When you have these three elements it will make an impact and greatly improve how you look and feel on your …

Weddings

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Love is Patient, Love is Kind Keepsake Wooden Cake Topper

We're so excited to show you our new favorite Cake Topper! Inspired by the traditional wedding reading of 1 Corinthians 13:4 and made for your sweetest memories! Enchant your Cake with one of our lovely keepsake Cake Toppers. Each topper is made with sustainably harvested American Alder sourced …

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Love this wedding ring design. It looks like a tiny crown,the details are gorgeous. Diamonds…Yes please!

Love this wedding ring design. It looks like a tiny crown,the details are gorgeous. Diamonds…Yes please!

Weddings

Centerpiece w/crystals + open bulbs | via WedSociety | photo by Simple Moments Photography

<b>Centerpiece w/crystals + open bulbs</b> | via WedSociety | photo by Simple Moments Photography

Champagne Jello Shots

Champagne Jello Shots

Bridal crystal, pearl and bead headband - Double band golden tiara - gold or silver - Style 147 - Ready to Ship

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