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6 Healthy Pasta Salads to Save Your Waistline

These better-for-you recipes prove that, with a few easy modifications, you can take a scoop of classic potato salad without derailing your healthy …

Healthy Eating

7 Fantastic Recipes that Use Greek Yogurt

More by Jennifer<p>Greek yogurt is such a versatile ingredient. From spicy to sweet to savory, here are some delicious recipes to help you use up that …

Only 2 Steps and 5 Ingredients Stand Between You and This Ice Cream

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: A spectacular summer ice cream recipe with just two steps and five ingredients.</i><p>Summer means ice cream, …

8 Spices Truly Worth the Splurge

When it comes to a spice cabinet, I'd rather have fresh, well organized spices than a tumbling tower of top-shelf stuff so old I can't remember when I bought it. No matter how good a spice is, it doesn't do you any good unless you use it, and in most cases good spices don't cost much. Visit the …

Spices

Creamy Chicken and Vegetables Over Rice, a Comfort Food Recipe

These fried chicken recipes are delicious. Just check these out and I'm sure you'll be amazingly surprised.<p>So here we go for some fried chicken …

No-Cook Blackberry

<b>Author Notes:</b> A very simple ice cream (from the can of Eagle Brand sweetened condensed milk) that showcases summer fruit. Creamy and rich with sweetened condensed milk, tart and bright with lemon juice, it's the perfect summer dessert. —Posie (Harwood) Brien<p><b>Makes: 2 quarts</b><p>2 cups puréed …

12 Spiralizer Recipes That Will Change the Way You Think About Dinner

Iowa Girl Eats<p>Spiralizer Recipes: Greek Cucumber and Arugula Salad<p>Channel summer vacation with this fresh, summery salad. Gather nearly everything …

This Is Your Favorite Childhood Treat Reincarnated

The Hostess Cupcake Cake<p>We’ll be honest, when Hostess went out of business we were kind of devastated. Not because we’d miss the culinary feat that …

32 Easy Chicken Recipes for Dinner Tonight

Try one of these healthy chicken recipes that revamp your favorite go-to meals, like chicken parmesan, chicken salad, and more.

Cooking

5 Healthy, Delicious and Low-Calorie Weight Loss Recipes

These quick chicken recipes are easy, quick and delicious. Just check these out and I'm sure you'll be amazingly surprised.<p>So put your hat on and get …

A Tale of Two Egg Salads (& How to Make Them)

<i>We partnered with Jet.com so you can browse their (digital) shelves while you're searching for ingredients or supplies. (Seriously, they have everything!) Get almost every ingredient for this recipe here.</i><p><i>Here at Food52, we love recipes—but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you</i> …

6 Awesome Ways to Eat Scrambled Eggs for Breakfast

Scrambled eggs are a perfect weekday breakfast option—here are six great ways to cook them.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot.</i> …

Breakfast

How Cooking Dinner Together Will Better Your Relationship

Ideas<p>Natasha Burton ·<p>Typically, I’m the cook in our household—I truly enjoy food shopping and making dinner so, when my husband and I first moved in together and divided up our “chores,” these became two of my designated tasks. On a given night, I’m either making dinner solo or I give myself the …

Austin-Themed Wedding Ideas

Austin is becoming a popular destination for weddings and for good reason — this Texas town has a myriad of beautiful wedding venues to choose from as well as a delicious food scene. If you've decided to tie the knot in Austin, here are some of our favorite ways to pay homage to your favorite</b> …

Weddings

5 Reasons to Stick to Your Wedding-Homework Deadlines

Whether you're planning your own wedding or you've hired a professional wedding planner to handle the details, you'll have a schedule of deadlines for things you have to accomplish before your wedding day. The vast majority of things should and can be done more than 60 days prior to your wedding …

9 Creative Ways to Serve Beer at Your Wedding

If you and your future-spouse are brew aficionados, we come bearing good news—there are so many creative ways to serve beer at your wedding in fun, unexpected ways. Plus, your nearest and dearest won't be able to say no to a classy cold one rolled out in style. Unsure how to serve beer at a wedding …

Weddings

Loch Ness Monster: Secret File Reveals Scandal And Alleged Cover-up

The Loch Ness monster may be little more than a myth to some, but to at least one respected scientist in the 1960s, the creature was all too real, …

Extraordinary 'UFO' formation caught on camera above Scottish loch

Eerie flying saucer-like shapes have been caught on camera floating above a loch in Scotland.<p>The UFO-shaped formations were spotted on the west …

Paranormal

Loch Ness Distress Call Heard After Other Monster Spotted

You’d think people would have learned by now that the Loch Ness monster doesn’t like its name or reputation besmirched but recent events show that’s …

Amateur Photographer Captures Breathtaking Image Of Meteor Streaking Over Loch Ness

It was a “beautiful night,” says Scotland-based tour guide John Alasdair Macdonald. So he went outside with his camera to snap some photographs of the stars.<p>That’s when Macdonald, who runs the tour company The Hebridean Explorer, says he enjoyed a stroke of “sheer dumb luck,” and captured a …

Bike touring Scotland, on road and off

Ask most seasoned cyclists for the attributes of ideal touring country and they will probably tell you quiet roads, plenty of places to camp, spectacular natural scenery and – if your legs are up to it -- a few challenging hills. Add whisky distilleries, the odd ancient castle and some of the …

Scotland

Exploring Scotland by road

Scotland offers a heady mix of rugged scenic beauty and historical delights. Whether you're up for urbane city pastimes, outdoor activities or sampling the fresh local food and drink, two weeks is ample time to hit the highlights - depending on your mode of transport. There are good bus and train …

Scotland

Grand Canyon Named America’s Most Endangered River

Adventure<p>When Teddy Roosevelt declared the Grand Canyon a national monument more than a century ago, he famously said: “Leave it as it is. You cannot improve on it. The ages have been at work on it, and man can only mar it.”<p>Last week, American Rivers named the Grand Canyon America’s Most Endangered …

National Parks

Austin Barbecue Pitmasters’ Favorite Fast Food Burgers

Barbecue is always great, but sometimes, the call of a quick, greasy burger is just too strong. Eater asked Austin barbecue pitmasters about their go-to fast food burgers, including McDonald’s burger minimalism, the nostalgia of In-N-Out, Short Stop’s bag full of burgers, and more.<p><b>Bill Kerlin,</b> …

Texas

17 Great Sliders in Austin, From Traditional to Quirky

To wrap up this burger-filled week, here are the best sliders, from traditional to unusual, that Austin has to offer. Feel like a giant while eating these sliders from the classic offerings at Porter Ale House and Black Sheep Lodge, to out-of-the-box options at Jack Allen’s Kitchen and Whip In. If …

Texas

How Jacoby's Makes Their Ranch-to-Table Burger

Jacoby's Restaurant and Mercantile doesn't just serve Texas beef -- they serve beef from the family ranch. Perhaps Austin's only vertically integrated restaurant, the charming and stylish space marries city cool with country tradition, and the burger is one of their most popular menu items.<p>The …

L Train Suspended Between Brooklyn-Manhattan For Weekend Maintenance

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> Bad news for L train riders.<p>There’s no service on the L train this weekend or for the next four weekends for that …

Eggs for Breakfast: Delicious, Healthy Recipes to Jump-Start Your Day

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Leahy<p>The comprehensive guide to cooking delicious eggs for breakfast with techniques and over 50 recipes and photographs from acclaimed chef Donna Leahy, author of Morning Glories and Recipe for a Country Inn.<br>A chef's passion for breakfast shines in these easy-to-follow recipes for …

Popeye's Chicken Anybody Can Make at Home

Popeye's chicken you can make at home! That spicy, crunchy fried chicken is just a few minutes away. Perfect for spring picnics too!<p>Hello to all you food fanatics out there! I'm here with something a little different than my usual chocolate fanatic recipes. We are busting out of the chocolate mold …