Glynnis Akin

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Dark Chocolate Rum Buttercream (2 in 1 Recipe)

This chocolate rum buttercream is the ideal thing for Valentine’s day or any “love date”. It is 2 in 1 recipe because you can use it as a frosting or …

Chocolate Banana Peanut Butter Pie

Let me tell you a secret – I don’t like baking – and I am avoiding it anytime I can (as you may already notice from my previous recipes)! But I love …

Dessert

Beer-Boiled Corn on the Cob Recipe

"These quick snacks are one of a kind. Enjoy!"<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup beer<p>6 ears fresh corn, shucked<p>2 tablespoons butter<p>1/4 teaspoon salt<p>1/4 teaspoon …

Recipes

Double Chocolate Mousse Cake

Shout out to all the chocolate lovers! This cake is definitely for you! I mean, who doesn’t like the taste of chocolate – plus, this remarkable …

Dessert

Bacon Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies With Maple Glaze Recipe

"All the flavors that make up the perfect breakfast in one cookie!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 pound bacon<p>1/2 cup butter, softened<p>1/2 cup white sugar<p>1/2 cup …

Banana Cream and Nutter Butter® Treat in a Jar Recipe

"Amazing personal treats that are easy and fun to make. As an additional garnish, you can use any leftover crumble or sweetened cocoa powder or hot …

Dessert

Bisquick Topped Blueberry Cobbler

This biscuit topped blueberry cobbler recipe couldn’t be easier. Breaking out your trusty Bisquick baking mix keeps the recipe effortless, but you …

Dessert

10 BEST STOPS FOR AN ARIZONA UTAH ROAD TRIP

That’s right. I decided to drive my gangster little <b>Ford Mustang</b> and go camping in an actual tent for 10 days around <b>Arizona</b> and <b>Utah</b>.<p>Why? I’ve been to …

National Parks

Instant Pot Chicken Risotto

<i>Instant Pot Chicken Risotto is a hassle-free alternative to the original Italian stove-top version. No need to be standing by the pot, stirring</i> …

Cooking

How to Replace Toilet Flappers

Toilet flapper located in toilet tank.<p>Shutoff valve located on the wall behind the toilet.<p>Pivot arm with chain attached.<p>Step 5<p>Clean the area …

Home Improvement

How to Plan the Ultimate Trip to Marfa, Texas

Meet Marfa<p>Marfa isn’t a town you just stumble upon. The West Texas desert destination is pretty much in the middle of nowhere (the closest airport is …

Gooey Butter Cake III Recipe

"This cake uses a cake mix to make a crust, over which there is a cream cheese layer. Easy to make."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (18.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix<p>…

Dessert

USING YOUR ROUTER TO CUT DADO JOINTS

The router is the one tool that will handle all the dadoing and grooving you’ll do in woodworking.<p>The dado is prime-choice joinery. It follows that …

Woodworking

How to Avoid Chafing in Any Season

Take a stand against chaffage.<p>There's a whole field of informal study about how to avoid chafing. It comes down to two principles: minimize friction and minimize moisture. If thigh chafing haunts you year round—when you work out, when it’s hot, when you wear jeans, when you don't wear jeans, when …

Skin Care

Your Weekend Project: Deep-Clean Your Dishwasher

<b>Step 4:</b> Replace the parts you removed and run your machine using nothing but vinegar.<p><b>Important note!</b> Never mix vinegar with bleach when cleaning your …

Cleaning

Rack of Pork With Fennel, Garlic, Thyme And Lemon Recipe

A rack of pork is a splendid thing and makes an eye-catching and generous Sunday lunch. Cooking chops en masse this way ensures they come out …

Reggie Bush Predicts Ex-Teammate Drew Brees Will Retire If Saints Win Super Bowl

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is on the record of saying that he hopes to play until he's 45 years old, but a former teammate believes he could call it quits at 40...if the future Hall of Famer wins the Super Bowl next season.<p>Reggie Bush, who played in New Orleans from 2006-10, recently …

Football (U.S.)

The Almost-Too-Simple Provençial Dish Dorie Greenspan Bakes Every Summer

<i>This April, we visited the Emile Henry factory in France, where our team got to witness firsthand how their world-famous bakeware went from local Burgundy clay to the richly-pigmented dishes out of which we enjoy baguettes, tagines,</i> poulet roti<i>, peach cobblers, and so much more.</i><p>Our plan was simple: …

Tomatoes

Top Things To Do & See in Downtown Austin, TX | Austin Insider Blog

Arts and culture, craft cocktails and draft beer, food trucks and fine fare, live music and dance clubs - there’s never a dull moment in downtown …

Texas

Easy Banana Nut Pancakes Recipe

"This has to be one of the best pancakes I have ever had. They smell wonderful and taste like banana nut bread! When you make these on a Sunday …

How to Make the Best BLT of All Time

Gabriel Pascuzzi of Stacked in Portland's adds a pink peppercorn aioli to this classic sandwich. Enough said.<p>Tomato season means many things, from …

3 of the Best Places for Landscape Photography in the U.S.

<i>Image Credit: theasis via iStock</i><p>I know what you're thinking...<p>How can one possibly narrow the list of beautiful landscape photography locations down …

Six to Seek: The Best Beers of the Week

(Photo by Jill McNamara)<p><b>ANCHOR STEAM</b> <br>Anchor Brewing Co. <br>San Francisco, California <i><br>4.9% | California Common</i><p>Did you know we’re on the tail end of Drink …

Beer

Sweet Baby Jack Carrot Cake

• Level: Easy<br>• Total: 55 min<p>Prep: 20 min<br>• Inactive: 5 min<br>• Cook: 30 min<p>Yield: 16 servings<p>Butter, for greasing pans<p>Flour, for dusting pans<p>For the cake:<p>2 cups …

Recipes

Add These Ingredients to Your Eggs if You Want to Lose Weight Fast

When two superheroes make a baby, he comes into the world with superhuman powers even stronger than that of his parents—anyone who’s seen The …

CrossFit and HIIT Married, and This 20-Minute Fat-Burning Workout Was Born

Grab a bike, a rower, and a pair of light to medium-weight dumbbells and get psyched to work your entire body! We did this workout in my CrossFit Burn class, which is a boot-camp-style workout that involves no barbells but utilizes every other piece of equipment in the gym, like dumbbells and other …

Workouts

This salmon piccata is light and creamy at the same time

When it comes to Italian-American food, chicken piccata is the dish of the people – it’s simple, it’s delicious, it’s inoffensive and its comforting. …

Cornstarch

The Instant Pot Beef Ragu Recipe We've Already Bookmarked for Fall

Despite the 90-degree temperatures outside, we can't help but think of fall once August arrives. Toward the end of summer, we find ourselves craving …

Cooking

How to Make Your Own Barn Wood

It’s easy to do, looks authentic and saves 
you a fortune!<p>There are a few essential tools for this project. The first is an angle grinder. It doesn’t …

Woodworking

Delicious Dutch Oven Recipes

Stovetop success, every time.<p>Although Dutch ovens are useful all year long, we tend to use them more during the cooler months. Once fall and winter …

Cooking