Beth Downie

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14 Magical Ways to Transform a Can of Chickpeas into Dinner, Now

On my leanest cooking days, the ones when tumbleweed rolls across my fridge and pantry shelves, I can almost always count on finding one thing: a can of chickpeas. It may be dusty, it may be dented, but it is the building block I need to make a filling, warming dinner on nights I don't want to …

Chickpeas

Make These Healthy and Delicious Oven-“Fried” Falafels in No Time at All

Curb how Facebook, Google and Amazon use your personal data in a quick privacy clean-up

It can seem that it’s a lot easier to complain about your lack of privacy online than to do something about it. But your alternative to griping isn’t a monastic, offline existence.<p>Here are four steps to understand who has your data, limit their use of it, and leave less “data exhaust” that can be …

Personal Data

14 Easy, Sweet Loaves to Ease You Back Into Baking

Reader, I’d be remiss if I didn’t fess up to spending holiday-induced down time consuming episode after episode of <i>The Great British Bake Off</i>. The saccharine episodes go down easier than a basket of well-baked scones and before I knew it, I found myself elbow deep in season 3. Somewhere between the …

Bread

The 10 Most Essential Winter Slow Cooker Recipes

While the slow cooker is really an all-season tool in the kitchen, it shines most in the cold winter months, when it can work overtime churning out …

How to Remotely Delete Data for iPhone and Android Devices

Apple Devices<p>In order to remotely delete the data on iPhones, the first thing users need to do is to log into their iCloud account on a desktop …

RemoteAccess

The best new podcasts of 2017

<i>Looking for something new to listen to while you drive to work/go for a walk/wash the dishes? We're here for you. In weekly series Podcast Pick, we highlight podcasts, audio personalities or specific stories worth hearing.</i><p>From a musical staged for your ears to stories told by unlikely (and even …

Books

ScienceAlert Deals: These 10 Tech Gifts Are All on Sale For Christmas

In case you need some inspiration.<p>Black Friday has come and gone, and the holidays are right around the corner - that means it's crunch time for gift …

Have you ever tried Pecan pie Bread Pudding?

Love Pecan Pie? Pecan Pie Bread Pudding is even better! A few weeks ago we took a trip and started in Savannah. Well, technically we started in …

Baking

Christmas Crack: The Easiest and Most Addictive Holiday Gift - Chowhound

Want some crack? I mean, crackle? People who have had it love it and it takes less than an hour to make. I mean, really, who can say no to salt, …

6 Recipes That Start With a Can of Crescent Roll Dough

1 of 6<p>Brownie Batter Babka Bites<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 6<p>Dried Plum and Ginger Turnovers With Brown Butter Cream Cheese Glaze<p>3 of 6<p>Apple Coffee Cake Twist …

No-Bake Cookies and Cream Bars

Step 1<p>Stir together the melted butter and crushed cookies in a medium bowl. Line the bottom and sides of a 9-inch square pan with foil, leaving a …

Skillet Spinach Lasagna

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook the sausage, stirring often, in a 12-inch ovenproof nonstick skillet over medium-high until cooked through and browned, …

Country Lifestyle

Roast Your Turkey a Day Ahead

Did you know that you can roast a turkey for Thanksgiving a day ahead of time, carve it, refrigerate it overnight, and then reheat it to juicy …

This Mesmerising NASA Footage Set to a 'Sound of Silence' Cover Will Give You Chills

Hello darkness, my old friend...<p>The vast majority of humanity can only imagine what it's like to spend your days travelling around the planet and …

Gingerbread Latte Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream Frosting Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layers: Preheat oven to 350°F. Process flour, crystallized ginger, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, …

18 Crock Pot Treats Perfect For Cold Nights

Warm up with these comforting treats.

Pancake Bake with Cinnamon Streusel Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Pancakes: Stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl. Whisk together buttermilk …

Utterly Deadly Southern Pecan Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 325°. Fit piecrust into a 10-inch cast-iron skillet; sprinkle piecrust with powdered sugar.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk eggs in a …

Baking

Cheesy Sausage-and-Croissant Casserole Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook sausage about 8 minutes in a skillet over medium-high heat, stirring to crumble. Toss together sausage, Parmesan cheese, and …

Breakfast

Mac and Cheese Recipes To Try This Thanksgiving

So many delicious options.<p>This year, we decided to bring out the mac and cheese with longstanding classics and deliciously different recipes that …

5 Easy Freezer Marinades Perfect for Chicken or Pork

While marinades are brilliant at turning cuts of meat that can often dry out when cooked into flavorful, moist meals, it's easy to forget to plan …

Whole Grain

15 Things You Didn’t Know Your Blender Could Do

1 of 15<p>Whip Eggs<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Make Powdered Sugar<p>3 of 15<p>Make Crêpe Batter<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 15<p>Make Vegan Ice Cream<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 15<p>Make …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Pizza Biscuits! | MyRecipes

When it comes to savory breakfast pastries, most bakeries have fairly limited offerings: Typically a cheddar-scallion scone or a spinach and cheese …

42 Best Quick Bread Recipes

These easy quick bread recipes are leavened with baking soda or baking powder, so they rise quickly when compared to traditional yeast breads with …

Breakfast

Bread Pudding

SERVES 12<br>YOU’LL NEED<p>BREAD PUDDING<br>2 cups milk<br>2 cups granulated sugar<br>2 cups heavy cream<br>4 whole eggs<br>2 vanilla beans<br>4 cups croissants, cut to 1” …

15 slow-cooker breakfasts to simplify your morning routine

Imagine hitting snooze on your alarm for an extra 10 minutes, taking your sweet time in the shower, and having <b>breakfast</b> done without lifting a finger. You can live this streamlined reality if you start making slow-cooker breakfasts. <b>Slow-cookers are your best friend</b> when it comes to cooking an <b>easy</b> …

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, …

Cooking