Claire Montague

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The Best Baked Beans Are Made in Your Slow Cooker

Meet your new favorite summer party recipe: slow cooker baked beans. Long loved for their sweet, tangy flavor and tender, creamy texture, baked beans …

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7 Summer Crockpot Recipes for When It's Just Too Hot to Turn on the Oven

Summer and cooking don't really go together—heat on heat, ugh. Well, unless you're barbecuing. Okay, so maybe I should say summer and <i>indoor</i> cooking …

Why Hanger Steak Should Be Your Go-To Cut of Meat This Summer, Plus How to Cook It

If you like Rib Eye but are looking for something more affordable, this marbled cut is a great alternative to rely on for grilling season.<p>When Angie …

15 Whole30 Meal-Prep Recipes to Make Those First Few Weeks a Little Less Scary

It’s official: You’ve committed to the Whole30. You’ve trashed your candy stash, deep-sixed anything deep-fried, and dumped (read: drank) the last of …

These Crispy Asparagus Fries Are Packed With Flavor — but Are Still Good For You!

<i>Lighten up your fries by swapping heavy potatoes with crunchy asparagus! Spears are tossed in cheesy nutritional yeast and almond meal for a dose of healthy fats and protein, via PaleoHacks.</i><p>Spring is in the air with this garden-fresh French fry alternative. No need to sacrifice flavor to achieve …

30 Breathtaking North American Natural Wonders You Have to See Before You Die

When it comes to traveling, Americans often feel like they haven't seen enough, despite the number of foreign countries they may be lucky enough to have already visited. You might be determined to visit the famed Seven Wonders of the World, but did you know there are actually dozens and dozens of …

You're Doubling The Glycemic Index Of A Sweet Potato When You Bake It

But there's actually something you can do about it, and it involves your microwave.<p>A baked sweet potato is one of those rare things in life that’s both good for you and intensely satisfying, kind of like watching multi-episode TV crime dramas. In terms of nutrition, a baked sweet potato is high in …

Popular Beer and Wine Brands Contaminated With Monsanto's Weedkiller, Tests Reveal

By Zen Honeycutt<p>The past few years have revealed some disturbing news for the alcohol industry. In 2015, CBS news broke the announcement of a lawsuit …

The Best-Ever Crab Cakes Recipe

You probably have most of the ingredients on hand for these simple, elegant crab cakes; just make a quick run to the seafood market for fresh lump …

You Can Carve Ina Garten's Zucchini Pancakes Recipe Onto My Tombstone

By Alyse Whitney<p>The world needs to know about these 5-ingredient veggie-packed pancakes.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the zucchini pancakes recipe that associate web editor Alyse Whitney just couldn't live</i> …

Snow Storm Headed Your Way? Slow Cooker Chili Verde Can Help

<b>Broil the pork.</b> Arrange a rack in the upper third of the oven and heat the broiler to high. Place the pork on a rimmed baking sheet and season with 1 …

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The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

You Need These Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes in Your Life

When you combine certain foods together they become extra special, like taco pizza or spaghetti and chili (which is still debatable if you're not …

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Interviewing for your dream job? 4 savvy questions to ask the hiring manager

Where do you see yourself in five years? What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses? What interests you about this position? Heading into a job …

Employment

Cocktail Sauce

Try this recipe for a classic cocktail sauce.

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

Put these in your dinner rotation.

7 Stretches For Doing The Splits That'll Help You Get More & More Flexible Over Time

Ah, the splits — the ultimate test of flexibility. They're impressive AF, and you've always wanted to low-key whip one out in the middle of a dance …

Easy Tricks to Add Flavor to Your Sauces

Clinging to strands of perfectly al dente angel hair pasta or spooned over slices of a hearty roast, sauce can make or break a meal. But coaxing out maximum flavor from your marinara or bordelaise isn’t always easy. At the end of the day, you’ll probably have to tweak your concoction a bit before …

Best Ever Chewy Fudgy Homemade Brownies

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Melt the butter and chopped chocolate in a medium saucepan on medium heat, stirring constantly, about 5 minutes. Or melt in a medium …

WORLDS BEST CHOCOLATE NO BAKE BARS

Ingredients:<p>1 cup peanut butter<br>1/2 cup honey<br>… 1/2 cup unrefined coconut oil (be sure to use unrefined for the coconut flavor)<br>2 cups dry oats (not …

The 10 Best Things to Eat This Labor Day

I've got a lot of eating to do in these last few days of summer. I haven't had a hot dog, a corn dog, and or even a lobster roll yet. Even writing …

Sausage Cheddar Biscuits

Nothing beats a freshly baked, hot biscuit on a Saturday morning. Biscuits are even better when they are loaded with breakfast sausage and sharp …

How to say the names of the 35 most commonly mispronounced fashion labels

With Primark having finally set the pronunciation record straight - it's 'pry-mark', not 'pree-mark' - words with confusing phonological values are causing conflict all over the UK.<p>Is it 'S-con' or 'Sc-oh-n', 'Ga-rij' or 'Ga-raaj'? 'Ee-thur' or 'Eye-thur', 'Sked-jool' or 'Shed-jool'?<p>And if regular …

Language

How to make your teen into a millionaire

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Gary Sidder set up Roth IRAs for his sons when they turned 13. Each year, the Littleton, …

Retirement

Meet the Slablova: Pavlova for a Crowd

Truth time: I seriously love meringue. I could skip ice cream and eat a bowl of the stuff (if that was, you know, socially acceptable). But I love it most for its adaptability. It can form the lofty base of a delicate cake, it can be the soft beginnings of a rich buttercream, or it can be baked all …

What the Color of Your Bread Bag Twist Tie Can Tell You

Behind every great sandwich is a fresh loaf of bread. Though you can search a bread bag for the expiration-date fine print, there's another small …

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Footage Of Rare White Moose Taking A Dip Makes A Big Splash

"It was an experience to meet such a stately animal up close," said the hiker who took the video.<p>This footage is definitely amooseing.<p>A man hiking in Sweden on Friday night captured the above video of a rare white moose, fulfilling a lifelong dream.<p>Hans Nilsson Nilsson was hiking in Varmland County …

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21 Easy Salads & Sides to Serve with Grilled Shrimp — Recipes from The Kitchn

Grilled shrimp is a summer staple for us — it's fast, easy, and infinitely adaptable. It's a great appetizer for a party, but the best time to enjoy …

Cooking

How to Turn Your Farmers Market Produce into Dinner

Every time I hit the farmers market and load up on produce galore, the first thing I always crave is a big salad. I want to enjoy those veggies at …