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The Reason Why Old People Have Bad Hearing Has Nothing To Do With Their Ears

Our brains have more trouble processing speech as we age, but there are ways to fight it.<p>Hearing loss in old age might not mean a problem with the ears at all. Instead, our brains may just be getting worse at processing speech, especially in noisy places. Worse, if that background noise is also …

The Best DIY Gifts to Give When You’re Basically Broke

Gifts are hard enough to pick out, let alone pay for. So we propose you leave the socks on the shelf, toss the cafe gift cards aside, and make …

Crafting

10 Impressive Recipes You Can Make in 5 Minutes (or Less)

Because you want to eat something delicious now not 30 minutes from now

16 Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes Perfect for Dinner Tonight + Lunch Tomorrow

If there are two things that just about everyone hates, it’s doing anything but binge watching Netflix on a Sunday and worrying about what to pack for your impressive make-ahead lunch for Monday. Luckily, there’s a simple solution to both of those things: slow cooker chicken. Sure, you’ve been …

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Beef Stroganoff

Instructions<p>Plus crockpot in and turn to High heat.<p>Cut all the meat into smaller strips (cut across the grain). In a large bowl, combine 1 cup of …

Grandpa's Beef, Mushroom, and Barley Soup Recipe

"I miss my Grandparents dearly. Grandpa loved to cook while Grandma knitted on the sofa. This helps brings them back to me. This recipe was one of my …

Soup

25 Easy Recipes to Make with a Can of Chickpeas

Chickpeas are one of those pantry staples that we almost always have on hand. If you don't have a can or two lurking in a cabinet somewhere, add it …

Healthy Eating

If antidepressants fall short, fight inflammation? - Futurity

New research bolsters the case that there's a distinct, high-inflammation form of depression—and is guiding plans to test treatments tailored for it.

How Long Does It Take To Cook A Turkey?

No matter how much planning you do, or how many delightful dishes you whip up for the big meal, if you haven't set aside enough time to cook the bird it's all for naught. Most Thanksgiving birds are <i>big</i>, and so they require more time than you might expect in the oven. While generally a bird cooks …

Food

No Butter? No Problem. Every Baking Substitute You Could Ever Need.

By: Perry Santanachote<p><i>Credit: Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>You're halfway through a brownie recipe when you realize you have no eggs, and the grocery store is closed. You could go ask the babe next door, but it's late, and you're already in your pajamas, and at that moment, an abandoned recipe is 100% …

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12 Easy Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes for the Week - Chowhound

Cooking anything on a weeknight can be a hassle, let alone a complete meal. But luckily, a crockpot can be your saving grace. Just set it in the …

One Pot Wonders: 7 Delicious Dinners Without The Mess

Minimize the mess! From succulent beef stew to easy chicken chili, you only need one pot to create these classic comfort meals.<p><b>1. Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes</b><p>In this classic French beef stew, otherwise known as Beef Bourguignon, chunks of beef are slowly braised with garlic and onions in a …

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Roast. Chicken. The secret: Start the bird at 475*F for 10 minutes and then lower to 400*F to finish. Crispy skin. Juicy meat. Pure heaven.

The Basics: How to Make a Berry Cobbler

From the store to the kitchen to the table: We outline the steps that get you from something raw to something cooked using simple ingredients, free …

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7 Easy Slow Cooker Pasta Sauces to Last You All Week

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Beef Goulash from CHOW</i>Generally speaking, pasta isn’t the sort of dish you turn to when you’re looking for a big, …

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9 Key Lime Pie-Inspired Recipes You Can’t Miss

<i>Header image: No Bake Key Lime Pie Cheesecake from The Joy of Kosher</i>Key lime pie is a sweet and tangy summer dessert that makes the most of fresh …

Baking

This make-ahead Asian chicken salad recipe brings an Applebee's favorite home

Believe us, we know — salad for lunch is a smart move, but it can get boring day in and day out. Restaurants know this, too; that's why they entice us so often with their crispy chicken and their irresistibly crunchy add-ins. For those afternoons when you can't spend your break power-lunching at a …

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Simple skillet supper: Rosemary pork chops and creamy smoked mac 'n' cheese

Country music star Kimberly Schlapman is also a kitchen star, specifically when it comes to down home Southern cooking. Try her recipes for rosemary pork chops and creamy smoked mac 'n' cheese.<p>Rosemary Pork Chops<p>Beall + Thomas Photography<p>Creamy Smoked Mac 'n' Cheese<p>Samantha Okazaki / TODAY

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9 Mexican Recipes Perfect for the Slow Cooker

Between the quick hustle of the food truck and the casual fun of make-your-own taco get togethers, it’s easy to forget that the process behind making …

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9 Pork Recipes That Make the Best of the Other White Meat

<i>Pictured: Braised Pork Chops and Fennel recipe from CHOW</i>When you’re sick of chicken and don’t want to add any more red meat to your diet, pork (the …

Food

13 Gourmet Slow Cooker Recipes You Won’t Believe Came Out of a Crock Pot

<i>Pictured: Slow Cooker Pork Enchilada recipe from CHOW</i>I'm not gonna lie. I'm kind of a snob about slow cookers. For me, cooking is a meditative, …

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10 Recipes to Mix and Match for a Week's Worth of Meals

We know that sometimes you get home and have a grand total of 15 minutes to figure out what you’re going to put on the table. Us too. Let's find a solution.<p>The answer may be cooking lots of dishes in advance to get you through the week, but the hard part of that option is getting organized and …

17 Bread Recipes to Bake Your Way to Yeasty, Chewy Goodness

These 17 homemade breads are impressive, delicious, and (bonus!) will make your whole house smell great.<p><b>Nothing makes us feel quite as accomplished</b> as a homemade loaf of bread fresh out of the oven. From pillowy, salt-topped Parker House rolls to the ultimate sandwich loaf, here are 11 ways to …

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Chicken Breast Recipes That'll Mix Up Your Boring Dinner Routine

Despite chicken breast's popularity, it's often known as one of the most boring things to eat. A single sauteed chicken breast is not decadent like fried chicken. And it's not impressive like roasted chicken. Instead, chicken breast is usually dry, completely devoid of flavor and about as exciting …