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9 Incredible Cities to Visit in Switzerland

With a location in the Alps mountain range and an impressive railroad that runs through it, the country of Switzerland is in no short supply of …

Acquainted

The Only French Fries You Should Make at Home

Let's talk about french fries at home. I haven't ever experienced a french fry from my own kitchen that truly rivals a fast food fry. I've tried …

French Fries

25 Dinner Ideas For People Who Are Trying To Eat Less Meat

Put these in your dinner rotation.

66 Ideas For Your Magical 2018 World Bucket List

Whether you set New Year's resolutions or not, you undoubtedly have a few things in the back of your mind that you want to achieve, see, or do. …

British Columbia

Here Are Our Favorite Recipes From A Whole Year Of Cooking

Here's what our editors and writers loved this year.

Guy Fieri

30 Easy Breakfasts Fit for a Crowd

These irresistible breakfast recipes will make your crowd go wild.<p>Cooking for a crowd? We’ve got the best big breakfasts for your bulk baking. We’ve …

Breakfast

Snickerdoodles To Biscotti: 18 Heavenly Holiday Cookies

‘Tis the season for giving, but you may have a hard time parting with these delicious holiday cookies. Happy baking!<p>1. Chocolate Fudge Crinkles<p>Crisp and powdery on the outside, and soft and fudgy in the center: if you can imagine what a brownie would taste like in cookie form, this is it. GET THE …

Dessert

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Dessert

The Best Sugar Cookie Recipes Of All Time

Now that we’re done stuffing ourselves with Thanksgiving turkey and mashed potatoes, the holiday season naturally shifts us away from salty food and hurls us toward an abundance of sugar. To be more exact, we’re talking about sugar cookies.<p>As soon as it’s remotely appropriate, bakers around the …

Dessert

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet

Alien landscapes on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are human-made …

This Oatmeal Cookie Recipe For One Is Going To Change Up Your Baking Game

Dessert

How to Tell When Literally Every Baked Good Is Done

By Claire Saffitz<p>From pies and cakes to cookies and muffins, you'll never have to guess again.<p>One of the most difficult things about being a recipe developer is translating all the sights, smells, sounds and feelings that I experience when I'm cooking into words. When I'm writing a recipe, I always …

Dessert

18 Healthy Travel Snacks to Keep You Fueled on the Road or in the Skies

Healthy Eating

The Best Pasta Sauce Has Three Ingredients

I am bad and lazy at cooking, so I sometimes end up making a dinner of, like, avocado slices thrown on toast with some cheese on top. This makes me …

Roast Sweet Potatoes and Gussy 'Em Up Like Never Before

Growing up, my family’s go-to, special-occasion sweet potatoes were, most likely, a lot like yours: a silky, creamy casserole topped with a whole mess of sugar. Usually, this means mini-marshmallows. At my parents’ house, it was a thick, crunchy layer of candied pecans. That casserole appeared at …

50 Holiday Cookies

Fill your cookie tins with batches and batches of classic cookies and creative variations.<p>Classic Sugar Cookies (No. 1)<p>Beat 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup …

Delicious Recipes For Your Most Memorable Thanksgiving Ever

Try your hand at our new Southern sideboard.<p>Each year, gathering around the Thanksgiving table makes for fond memories that will last your family a …

Cooking

Make-Ahead Thanksgiving Recipes

Stress less this Thanksgiving with our best make-ahead recipes and tips.

Cooking

The 5 Best Appetizers to Bring to This Year's Friendsgiving

I think we can all agree that appetizers are a must for any and all Friendsgiving feasts. The very best pre-dinner bites are easy to pull together …

Puff Pastry

Easy Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Set two racks in the center of the oven and preheat to 425°.<p>Line two large baking sheets with parchment paper or aluminum foil (be sure to smooth the …

Brussels Sprouts

13 Irresistible Recipes for a Vegetarian Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving seems centered around turkey. From the hearty stuffing to the thick ‘n’ juicy gravy, almost everything is made with or around the turkey and its drippings. So, how do vegetarians get by? Easily! Meatless lasagnas make for a great main, stuffing can be made delicious without the bird, …

Cooking

21 Lentil Recipes That Go Way Beyond Just Soup and Curry

Lentils may not be the most attractive ingredient in town, but that doesn’t mean they should be avoided. Full of protein and fiber, easy to prepare, …

Healthy Eating

Southwest Road Trip of a Lifetime

Sedona<p>Although Sedona is best known (and frequently lampooned) for its spiritual vibe, it’s not as if the town, with its galleries, upscale …

Pumpkin Muffins

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly coat a standard 12-cup muffin tin with nonstick spray or line with paper liners.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk flour, …

5 Easy Moves That Will Make You a Better Baker

Don’t let common baking blunders get you down. These simple tricks can make all the difference in a recipe’s outcome.<p>Take Our (Clever) Advice<p>Baking …

Spaghetti Squash Parmesan

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 400°F. Place squash on a parchment-lined rimmed baking sheet, drizzle cut sides with 2 tablespoons of the oil, and …

What Are the Best Potatoes for Roasting?

By Alex Delany<p>The best potato for roasting is thin-skinned, perfectly textured, consistently sized, and available everywhere.<p>You can use a Yukon Gold potato for anything. Well, almost anything. Maybe not a doorstop or a cellphone or an affordable, efficient form of public transportation. But when …

Cooking

The Creamy Cashew Sauce We're Putting On All Our Roasted Veg

You're gonna want to lick it off the plate.<p>After 10 years of strict veganism, my husband, Jason, decided to add fish back into his diet. This was (is) a huge deal for me, an omnivore, and I dove right into cooking all the fish in all the ways. Suddenly, there were so many possibilities… fish sauce, …

Spices

15 beautiful photographs that will convince you to rewrite your bucket list