Crystal Hu

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These Six Slow Cooker Dinners Are Perfect When You Have A Busy Day

Just throw it in the slow cooker, go about your day, and come home to dinner!

Cooking

10 Awesome Bloggers Share Their Most Popular Soup Recipes

All I want to eat right now is soup. I want to warm my little apartment up with a big pot of something bubbling and nourishing, and I want to have …

Cooking

Best Fried Chicken in the U.S.

While fried chicken traces its origins to the South, innovative chefs across the country understand the innate appeal of the homey, crunchy, juicy …

Valerie Bertinelli Shares Two Favorite Recipes for a Holiday Cookie Swap

A sweet tradition! Each year, <b>Valerie Bertinelli</b> kicks off the holiday season with a cookie swap, just like her mom and grandma did before her. …

How To Make Shortbread Cookies

<b>Pulse the dry ingredients:</b> Place the flour, sugar, and salt in the bowl of a food processor fitted with the blade attachment and pulse to combine, 2 …

Dessert

‘It will blow up’: fears Myanmar's deadly crackdown on Muslims will spiral out of control

Kyaw Hla Aung’s voice trembles as he speaks.<p>“The situation is really bad here,” he says, sitting in a bamboo hut inside an internment camp on the outskirts of Sittwe, capital of Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state.<p>Myanmar casts minorities to the margins as citizenship law denies legal identity<p>Read more<p>…

Human Rights

These mashed potatoes are so good they’ll be the star of Thanksgiving dinner

<i>Editor’s note: This year, our Thanksgiving meal is a virtual potluck. Writers and editors signed up to provide one of 11 dishes, then tested recipes and brought contenders to a final taste-off for a vote. Here are the winning mashed potatoes.</i><p>True to stereotype, my mother’s side of the family — …

mashed potatoes

Five of the best group holidays for party people

Get sloshed in a chateau<p>Party holiday company G&T Weekends was founded in 2014 after friends Gillian Scatliff and Tess Stokes (G and T - geddit?)organised a 60-person break for pals in the Peak District. Now they run all-inclusive party weekends in fancy houses around the world: next up are a New …

Travel

Magic cake: How to make the simple three-layer dessert

A three-layer dessert known as the Magic Cake is taking the internet by storm.<p>It is appealing due to its incredible simplicity – it needs one bowl …

Flight Deal: Ireland for St. Patrick's Day From $441 Round-Trip

Travelers from 15 American and Canadian cities have the chance to party it up with the rest of Dublin on St. Paddy's Day.<p><i>Sláinte</i>! Aer Lingus and United are offering roundtrip flights at nearly 50 percent off to Dublin and Shannon airports throughout spring. While the two Irish cities might be a bit …

Flying

Panini with Chocolate and Brie | Recipes

Preheat a panini press or sandwich toaster.<p>Brush both sides of the panini or bread with olive oil. Toast the bread in the panini press or sandwich …