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50 Easy Appetizers for Your Next Party

Guests will never know that your delightful appetizers took less than 30 minutes from start to finish!<p>Miniature Corn Dogs<p>Cute little corn dogs add …

21 Books Goodreads Users Can't Get Enough Of This Summer

All of the faves — in fantasy, mystery, romance, and more.<p>Below are the titles, based on average rating and number of ratings, that are getting a lot of buzz and love.

If You Watch The Handmaid's Tale, You'll Love These Dystopian Novels

A book can be the ultimate escape from reality, whether you're lounging on a beach chair on vacation or spending some time alone in your own home. …

34 Recipes That Got Us Through the Great Depression

Times were tough in the 1930s and people had to be creative with the few ingredients they could find and afford. These dishes show just how inventive …

Hot Italian Giardiniera Recipe

"This is Italian giardiniera. It is wonderful on Chicago style Italian beef sandwiches, sausage sandwiches, French dips, pastas or even as a pizza …

60+ Popular Restaurant Dishes — Hacked!

From Magnolia Bakery's classic vanilla cupcakes to Red Lobster's addictive Cheddar Bay Biscuits, we've rounded up the best restaurant copycat recipes. (Some even come straight from the source!) Keep reading for 68 tempting options, but be warned: you're about to get very, very hungry.

22 New Books to Read This Summer

Wherever your chosen reading locale — beach, park bench, airplane, air-conditioned living room — make sure you’re curling up with the best books of …

The 15 Most-Anticipated Thrillers & Mysteries Of Summer 2018, According To Goodreads

Looking for something to spice up your summer reading list? I've got a list for you. The 15 mysteries and thrillers below are getting major hype on …

The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>1.</b><p>Dubbed the “Nigerian Harry Potter,” Okorafor’s YA crossover novel of a Nigerian-American girl with albino skin and a deep well of magical talent is …

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation

10 Slow Cooker Recipes for Two People (Who Like Leftovers)

While slow cookers are a boon for big-batch meals, I take mine out at least once a week when cooking dinner for my small family of two (twice if you …

Cooking

Low-Carb Creamy Southwest Chicken Recipe

Low carb chicken recipes are a must-have for many on low carb diets. This creamy chicken skillet dish is one you can have on the table in 20 minutes, …

Recipes

Grill Foil Packet Dinners That Make Cleanup A Breeze

Just in time for grilling weather.<p>Warm weather is finally here, and that means it’s time to get the grill ready for summer cookouts. As fun as …

These Psychological Thrillers Will Have You on the Edge of Your Beach Towel

Summer, otherwise known as psychological thriller season, is almost upon us. Since we can't wait to hit the beach with a gripping read in one hand …

'Hot Stuff:' December romance novels probe questions of identity

The end of the year often proves a time for self-reflection — a time for us to evaluate the past year’s successes and failures, whether they be …

Books

10 decadent Christmas cheesecakes

That irresistible combination of creamy sweetness and buttery biscuit base is why no one can resist a slice of cheesecake. We've picked the best …

Pico de Gallo

Ingredients<p>1¼ pounds plum tomatoes, seeded and chopped (about 4 cups)<br>• 1 small red onion, finely chopped (about ¾ cup)<br>• ½ cup chopped fresh cilantro<br>• 3 …

5 Suspense Novels to Read As Summer Turns into Fall

The end of summer and beginning of fall is the time for sunshine and suspense, and there are still a few weeks to get your fix of both. If you’re looking for the ultimate suspense TBR (to be read) pile, here’s a stack of five new books to add to your thriller-loving life ASAP.<p><b>1. A Game of Ghosts by</b> …

This best-selling coffee maker will make you amazing cold brew at home — and it’s under $20

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon Like many people I know, I prefer iced coffee. Especially for the summer (and in my opinion even in the winter), it's more refreshing.<p>…

Coffee

Here Are 18 Pancake Recipes From All Over The World

You don't need a plane ticket to taste the world.

11 books on the future of humanity that everyone should read

But many writers have imagined the future in their work, inviting us to travel through time.<p>We asked Lynn Lobash, manager of the New York Public Library's Reader Services department, to recommend the books about the future that everyone should read.<p>Here are 11, and you can see more recommendations …

Books

The secret codes that unlock new movies and TV shows on Netflix

You may wonder how Netflix manages to come up with its surprisingly accurate recommendations for movies and TV shows you might like. The answer is …

Summer Reading: 9 Perfect Novels to Put You in the Summer Mood

It may still technically be spring but I’m ready to go full on summer with my book choices. Even if you’re still in the office or the classroom, …

This simple hack will change how you use Netflix

We're here to make binge-watching even easier...<p>Netflix has brought us many great things, like our favourite TV drama <i>The Crown</i> as well as films, …

Binge-Watching

These Are the 6 New Original Netflix Shows You’ll Be Binge-Watching Next

Netflix’s reign over television and more recently movies is nothing new anymore. The streaming service’s stellar original programming has become …

Entertainment

87 Books by Women You Should Read Before You Die

Without women, some pretty amazing things wouldn't exist. Book-lovers know best that women have changed the world in so many important ways — oftentimes, with their words. We've rounded up more than 80 novels, essays, poem collections, and memoirs written by female writers. Everyone should read …

20 Songs That Defined the Early Seventies

James Brown, “Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine” (1970)<p>The Seventies was quite possibly the Western world's sexiest decade. The post-birth …

Music

14 DIY Treats If You're Obsessed With Peanut Butter

Snack factor: high.<p><i>Original article written by Jedd Marerro for Spoon University.</i>

corn, bacon and parmesan pasta

Think of this as a close cousin to the bacon corn hash in the archives. I think this would also be delicious with farro or another grain instead of …