Diane Ramsell

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7 incredible places you probably had no idea existed in Nevada

FROM URBAN WHITEWATER to some of the darkest skies on the planet, Nevada is home to innumerable awesome oddities hidden in plain sight. If you know …

National Parks

Lasagna Roll-Ups

This is the quick and lunch-friendly version of lasagna. Try tucking in a couple pieces of pepperoni for an easy variation. And be sure to cook an …

Cooking

Christmas Cookie Recipes

Wondering what's on Santa's wish list this year? All of his favorite Cooking Light Christmas cookies, of course. In this season of giving, share the …

Dessert

Stop What You're Doing & Make Holiday Cookies

Happy December! Whether you are a sucker for Christmas tunes or just love a good cookie, (think peppermint sandwich cookies orbrowned butter …

35 Christmas Cookie Recipes That Make This The Best Time Of Year

'Tis the season.<p>There are many reasons to love the holidays, but Christmas cookies are definitely on the top of that list. With that in mind, we gathered together all the important Christmas cookie recipes you need to get through this season — we’re talking shortbread, sugar cookies and lots of …

Dessert

The Prettiest Gingerbread Cake Recipe of the Season

Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. Generously grease and flour a Bundt pan and set aside.<p>Whisk together the flour, baking soda, baking powder and spices. Set aside.<p>In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the egg and sugar until pale in color, about 2-3 minutes.<p>In a separate bowl or large measuring cup, …

Netflix finally lets you download shows and movies to watch offline

No streaming necessary<p>You can finally take Netflix with you onto a plane or the subway. Today the company announced that it’s launching offline playback for “many of your favorite streaming series and movies.” Right now, that selection includes stuff made by Netflix (<i>Stranger Things, The Crown,</i> …

10 High Vitamin B12 Foods You Can Eat and Simple Recipes To Follow!

Vitamin B12 is the most complex vitamin that is currently known. It is a water soluble vitamin that helps to maintain the health of the brain and …

Nutrition

Fall Baking Favorites

The air is crisp, the leaves are turning and festive, and cozy kitchen smells are emanating from every open window—it's fall! From pumpkin-spice to …

Dessert

17 Christmas Candy Recipes That Will Kick Cookies to the Curb

It seems like Christmas cookies take center stage around the holidays, but they’re not the ONLY sweet treat you should be having this time of year. Sure, there’s some adorable bite-sized holiday sweets you can make with the kiddies and there’s always no-bake holiday desserts for the lazy hostess …

Vegan Gingerbread Cupcakes with Pineapple Frosting

Stir up Sunday has passed but it's not to late to do some festive baking. I wanted to make something Graham could enjoy this year, so it had to be …

Dessert

13 things to do with those canned biscuits that are likely in the back of your fridge

When you’re simply short on time and Thanksgiving is coming up, shortcuts like biscuits in a can are your greatest heroes. They’re ubercheap and you …

16 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren't Pie

Dessert on Thanksgiving is practically synonymous with pie—for many of us, it's the only day in the year that we eat pumpkin pie (some happily, some begrudgingly), but apple, pecan, and all sorts of other more unusual pies might find their way to the table. (My childhood Thanksgivings always …

The best cookie in every state

Cookies come in all shapes and forms.<p>We asked Yelp to help us hunt down the best cookie in each state.<p>To create this list, Yelp took several things into consideration:<p>• A restaurant's number of reviews and its star rating<br>• Reviews and photos that mention cookies<p>From ginger snaps to chocolate chip …

Pumpkin Pie, Pavlova & More: 15 Fabulous Thanksgiving Desserts

It may be called <i>Turkey Day</i>, but the best part of Thanksgiving is really dessert. You'll definitely want to save room for these delicious sweets!<p><b>1. Perfect Pumpkin Pie</b><p>For many, it's just not Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie -- but it can be tricky to make. This foolproof recipe guarantees a perfect …

7 Hacks for a Very Vegan Holiday Feast

The best substitution solutions for hearty celebratory fare<p>As a longtime vegan who’s never tasted turkey, I can still say that Thanksgiving is one of …

13 Desserts To Make This Holiday That Aren't Pie

The holidays are here and while pie is a fan favorite, that isn't the only sweet treat to have on your menu. From Christmas Sugar Cookie Truffles to …

Every episode of Gilmore Girls, ranked

Every episode of <i>Gilmore Girls</i>has a grace note. Every episode, even the very worst, has some weird, quirky jewel of a moment that makes the whole thing worth watching — even something as small as Rory casually roasting a marshmallow over her stove burner when she gets home from school, or Taylor …

TV

Check out these ginger cream cookies and vote in our Holiday Cookie Bake-Off

We're now taking votes for our 6th Los Angeles Times Holiday Cookie Bake-Off. We have 130 tempting entries to choose from, so make your voice heard. It's time to vote for your favorite.<p>If you're curious about some of the entries, check out these ginger cream cookies. They were submitted by Brett …

Dessert

9 Thanksgiving Cupcakes

You might not think of cupcakes as a traditional Thanksgiving dish, but you can incorporate the traditional tastes of the holiday season into …

Butterscotch pie, always second fiddle, is a secret crowd pleaser

Recently, over wedges of homemade pie, my sisters shared that they love butterscotch. Turns out the nieces do too. Then, my father, a self-confessed chocoholic, capitulated. We spoke of butterscotch sundaes, candies, warm sauce, boxed pudding and restaurant desserts layered in fancy glasses. Mom …

With giant cactuses and sleek jaguars, Arizona's Sonoran Desert has an edgy beauty tinged with danger

It was 10 a.m. and already 100 degrees.<p>I could feel the moisture being sucked from my body as I climbed toward a cluster of pale green cactuses. Their serpentine arms waved gently like desert anemones in the scorching wind.<p>I was hiking through Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, a wild sliver of …

National Parks

17 Fall Crock Pot Recipes That Are Easy & Totally On Point

When fall foods start to hit the grocery store shelves, my dinner game gets pretty imaginative. I mean, there's nothing more inspiring than a …

Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes

Being vegan can be extra tough around the holiday season, especially one that revolves so heavily around turkey. But this collection of vegan …

Food

12 vegan recipes so colorful and delicious you'll forget they're vegan

There are tons of good reasons to go vegan. Being vegan is good for the planet, a plant-based diet can make you happier, and, if nothing else, a …

82 Comfort Food Recipes Your Soul Is Asking For

It may not be today—but you'll one need these sometime soon.

Recipes

Beef Stew Recipes

Hearty, tasty, and full of protein, these beef stew recipes are comforting, warming, and guaranteed to leave no empty bellies.<p>1 of 23<p>Hungarian Beef …

Cooking

Caramel praline sheet cake

This sheet cake is so easy and sweet it almost doesn't need frosting.<p>This is a great cake for the autumn season or, if you’re me, that can also be …

Mario Batali's Butterscotch Pie Is the New Dessert Tradition You'll Want to Start

<i>POPSUGAR is excited to present the first online look at this butterscotch pie recipe from Mario Batali's Big American Cookbook.</i><p>A staple in the Amish kitchen, this pie has a list of ingredients similar to the Hoosier Sugar Cream Pie, with egg replacing most of the cornstarch. It would be typical to …

Unbelievably Simple Almond Joy Cookie Recipe - Four Ingredients! | shopswell

<b>4 Ingredients...</b>YES, you read that correctly!! If you are someone who loves Almond Joy candy bars, then this is the recipe for you! The holidays are …

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