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Strawberry Beermosas

While most of my life revolves around beer and wine, I do enjoy a cocktail every once in a while. I only really LOVE cocktails when there is beer …

Flavors

The Poole’s Diner Mac and Cheese Recipe

Chef Ashley Christensen shares the recipe for the most requested dish at Poole’s Downtown Diner in Raleigh, North Carolina<p>“Macaroni au gratin is, of course, a fancy name for mac and cheese. In this case though, it really is so much more than your run-of-the-mill mac. This dish is one of our most …

Confessions of a pet therapist: antisocial dogs, spraying cats and rabbits with issues

Christmas charity appeal<p>I’m dyslexic, and from a young age I struggled in school, but I always loved animals, so when I was 14 I volunteered as a dog walker at the animal charity Blue Cross. After leaving school at 18, I worked there full-time.<p>My boss must have seen something in me, because he sent …

16 Christmas Sugar Cookie Recipes to WOW Guests Through the Holidays

The sugar cookie represents a whole lotta Christmas history, because it’s traditionally what kids leave out for Santa to snack on as he makes the rounds from house to house. Other than in the milk and cookies duo for jolly old Saint Nick, sugar cookies are usually found everywhere this time of …

Dessert

Perfect Frosted Sugar Cookies

Recipe At-A-Glance<p>Looking for the perfect sugar cookie recipe for cutouts? This is it! Delicious, mildly flavored, and they don’t spread in the …

5 Insanely Delicious Chicken Soup Recipes You'll Want To Make Again And Again

As good as your mom makes, I promise.<p>Makes 4 to 5 cups shredded chicken and 8 cups chicken broth<p>2 stalks celery, quartered<p>1 large carrot, quartered<p>1 onion, quartered<p>1 head of garlic, halved horizontally<p>5 to 7 fresh parsley sprigs<p>8 to 10 thyme sprigs<p>2 bay leaves<p>10 to 15 peppercorns<p>2 teaspoons kosher …

Recipes

The Most Popular Trader Joe's Products in 2015 (Yes, There's Cookie Butter)

The people have spoken—and they love soy chorizo.<p>If you’re the sort of person who has an entire pantry shelf dedicated to cookie butter and peanut butter-filled pretzels and Joe’s O's, the Trader Joe’s Customer Choice Awards are basically your Oscars. And this week, we have winners!<p>TJ’s announced …

Food

GQ Fitness: Eat Healthy All Week For $60

Unless you’re the kind of home cook who’s into pork belly and foie gras, it’s almost always cheaper and easier to eat healthy if you’re preparing your own food. But at lunchtime—when you’re miles away from your kitchen, starving at your desk—pretty much everyone feels the gravitational pull of the …

Cooking

10 Easy Pieces: Classic Teakettles

According to psychologist Barry Schwartz, the secret to happiness is having less to choose from. In his book <i>The Paradox of Choice</i> (Harper Perennial), …

Tutorial: Super Bulky Crocheted Cat Bed | Red-Handled Scissors

Looking for a quirky, modern cat bed for your four-legged favorites? Crochet a super bulky cat bed with cozy jersey knit fabric! Your kitties will …

Talking Crochet ...Cozy Pet Bed

Cozy Pet Bed<p>Design by JoHanna Dzikowski<p>Pamper your loyal and loving furry friends with this cozy pet bed. They will feel like royalty with their own …