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Rare Sight of Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse: Pictures

Burma

Shutdown watch: What Trump's DACA moves mean

<b>(CNN) —</b> Put Thursday in the proper perspective: President Donald Trump, who said definitively he would sign what Congress sends him, flatly rejected the lone (serious) bipartisan effort to reach a resolution on the expiring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.<p>And he did it by:<p>A. …

Immigration

2 Easy-to-Make, Dazzling Dishes for Your Holiday Dinner

The holidays are stressful enough without having to worry over the preparation of an elaborate meal. And yet, holiday dinners are such good times to connect over food—and such a great opportunity to show off your cooking chops—that the temptation to go big with your dishes is nearly unavoidable. …

These 20 Winter Dinners Are as Easy as They Are Comforting

Winter weeknights are just like all other weeknights throughout the rest of the year — busy, busy, busy. Which means the season brings a desire for …

So That's Why Some People Are Night Owls And Others Are Up At The Crack Of Dawn

Evolution may be working against our solid eight hours per night.<p>Sleep experts say adults should be getting a seven-to-nine hour block of sleep each night. Sleep that lasts that long has been linked to numerous health benefits. Bonus points go to those who tend to be early risers ― there’s some …

21 Genius Breakfast Recipes for Brighter Mornings

Breakfasts have always been among the more enduring and life-improving Genius Recipes—the olive oil & maple granola loved fervently by all, the oatmeal ratio you should memorize, the 15-second shortcut to custardy scrambled eggs. Here are 21 ways to start your day with your kitchen giving you a …

Breakfast

A new way to make eggs.

<i>This post originally appeared in Genius Recipes on Food52.</i><p>We all have our egg routines—the frying method you picked up from your dad, the well-honed …

Patti LaBelle's Best Recipes

Sweet Potato Pie<p>Make a homemade version of Patti's best-selling Sweet Potato Pie instead of battling the crowds to get one. The decadent dessert …

25 of Our Favorite Quick-Cooking Soups

One of the best things about fall is the return of soup season. There are few things more comforting on a chilly evening than a warm bowl of soup …

What to Cook in November

It's Turkey season: time for all the comforting Thanksgiving mains and sides. Here's what you should be cooking in November.

The 10 Most-Saved Recipes from Kitchn This October

One of my most favorite features on the site is the ability to save recipes. And I can see I'm far from alone! You, dear readers, have been clicking …

5 Lazy-Day Meals That Are Better than Microwave Dinners

Even if you set your weeknight dinner plans with the best of intentions, sometimes the day gets away from you. Deadlines at work need to be met, …

Flavored Olive Oil Is Only Worth It if You Make It at Home

The store-bought stuff may seem fancy, but really you're not getting much bang for your buck.<p>Next time you're at that fancy grocery store feeling cash-rich, maybe opt for something besides flavored olive oil. Yeah, the bottles look all pretty and sophisticated and you think maybe when people come …

Recipes

17 Meals That Make Great Leftovers

In an ideal world, I would cook a hot, fresh meal every night, but we all know that is just not reality! Leftovers fill in the gaps on busy nights …

Crystal Clear Pumpkin Pie!? The Holiday Classic Gets a Magical Makeover

The server says "pumpkin pie" as he sets down a doll-sized slice with a quivering, crystal clear filling. It’s the traditional holiday classic, not packaged as one might expect. But then again, this is Alinea, Chicago’s radical and pioneering temple of progressive cuisine, renowned the world over …

Baking

The Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe Is Dairy-Free

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>By now we hope every home cook knows the pure dinnertime pleasure that is chicken in milk. The original dish, credited …

Make a Better Chicken Stir-Fry with This Pro Tip

Let me introduce you to a chicken technique that has revolutionized how I stir-fry at home: velveting. This Chinese technique is most often used in …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Try this Game of Thrones recipe for Sansa's favorite lemon cakes

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>For the cake batter:<br>2 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting pan<br>1⁄2 tsp. baking powder<br>1⁄4 tsp. baking soda<br>1⁄2 tsp. table …

Recipes

The Ultimate Avocado Toast

Just when you thought your much-loved avocado toast couldn’t get any better, along comes this version that’s topped with a perfectly fried egg and pickled red onion. A spiralizer makes fast work of cutting the onion into thin strands, and you can prepare the pickles up to a week in advance, so your …

Here's How To Instantly Upgrade Pancakes

Fact: Pancakes make ~everything~ better.<p><b>Pancake Batter</b><p><i>Makes 4 to 6 servings</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 cups pancake mix<p>1½ cups water<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>In a large bowl, combine the pancake mix and water, stirring until smooth with no lumps.<p>____<p><b>1. Blueberry Pancakes</b><p><i>Makes 4 to 6 servings</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>Pancake Batter (see …

Paper Towns: EW review

Paper Towns<p>We gave it a <b>B</b><p>As the second installment in the John Green Cinematic Universe, <i>Paper Towns</i> bears all of the markings of the YA author’s …

Screenwriting

The best money saving travel apps

<i>Chris Guillebeau is a writer, world traveler, entrepreneur, and lifelong learner. To learn more travel hacking tips and tricks,</i> <i>watch Chris’ workshop on creativeLIVE</i><i>. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisGuillebeau.</i><p>You don’t make it to every country in the world without learning a thing or two about how to …

Apps

Those puppy-dog eyes trigger chemical connection with humans

The long, loving gazes. The ritualized, often high-pitched, expressions of affection. The heroic self-sacrifice one would readily endure for the other.<p>What is it about the bond between human and dog that is not like the relationship between parent and child?<p>Now science offers a new explanation for …

22 Morning Routines That’ll Inspire You to Get Out of Bed

Mornings. You either love them or hate them. If you’re trying to convince yourself to be more of a morning person, these Instagrammers definitely provide some convincing inspiration. Whether it’s relaxing moments with a good cup of coffee, spending a little time working on a creative hobby or just …

Workouts

20 Everyday Superfoods You Should add to Your Grocery List NOW!

Alright Green Monsters, like the rest of us, you are bombarded with news everyday telling you what is healthy and what isn’t. Even for those of us …

Nutrition

The 50 Most Essential Kitchen Secrets

Helpful tips and tricks.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.

Food Preservation