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11 Soup Recipes to Keep You Warm and Kick the Winter Blues

Winter can be a depressing time, especially if we aren’t spending it at the ski resort. Bitter cold and a lack of daylight can really get you down in …


Juice Your Way...to Better Body Odor!

You ever smelled a whiff of something and been like “...is that <i>me</i>?” I do this all the time, and I’m happy to report that usually, the answer is “No.” …

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20 Ecstatic Shelter Dogs On Their Way Home For The First Time

All of these dogs came from the Chicago Animal Care and Control, and LOOK HOW HAPPY THEY ARE TO GO HOME! Learn more about their stories on The Bark Post and visit the One Tail at a Time Dog Rescue to see how you can help.

If You're Down In The Dumps, This Spider Dancing To "YMCA" Will Cheer You Up



Watch One Little Dachshund Help His Owner Come Out Of The Closet

When Ivan decided to share his coming out story on YouTube, he turned to his favorite furry friend for some help.

10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …

Slow Cooker Recipes: 20 Warming Soups for a Frosty Day

Ah, winter. It's bliss-sparkling ice-covered trees abound, making us long for warm places to curl up inside, and sip on warm liquids. It's time to grab your slow cooker and pour in the ingredients to craft a steamy slow cooked concoction that will warm up your dinner table tonight. Try one of our …


Pretty Paper Wedding Decor: Lover

<b>Pretty Paper Wedding Decor: Lover.ly</b><br>Feature these easy-to-make paper creations at your wedding (or next party!) for a whimsical, homespun vibe.

These Wine Stoppers Are So Ridiculous They Drive Us To Drink (PHOTOS)

When it comes to drinking wine, we're all for getting the proper accessories. We're happy to buy the right wine glasses (which are not these). And we don't mind splurging on a fancy decanter. Any excuse we can get to open another bottle of wine, we'll take. Except when it comes to these wine bottle …

Biang! Makes a Bang with Spicy Xi'an Noodles Near Seattle

Biang! (that's their exclamation point) in Edmonds, north of Seattle, is a newish Chinese restaurant making a bang with their Xi'an-style noodles. (Yes, there's a similarly-styled restaurant with the same name in New York; the two aren't related). <i>Biang</i> is the sound produced when a chef pulls dough …

From the Archives: Two Ways to Make Pho

Here's a fact: traditional <i>pho bo</i> takes a <i>long</i> time to make. Onions and ginger need to be charred. Aromatics need to be balanced. Beef bones need to be blanched. Broth needs to be simmered and painstakingly skimmed for hours. Noodles need to be cooked. Beef of all kinds needs to be sliced. Condiments …

23 Delicious Ways To Cook A Pork Shoulder

It's cheap, it's tender, and it's so much easier to cook than you think. Basically, it's just a matter of setting your oven really low and having the strength to walk away.


Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …


A Healthy Side Dish Recipe: Lemon Pepper Quinoa Salad

Just because a recipe is vegan does not mean you can't use flavors traditionally paired with meats. You can get that satisfied, fulfilling feeling with plant-based proteins and flavors you've always loved. This savory, citrusy, and a little bit sweet Lemon Pepper Quinoa is delicious as a side or …

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's James Avery Has Died

Very sad news this New Year's Day: James Avery, beloved for playing Uncle Phil on <i>The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,</i> died Tuesday night at the age of 65, according to People.<p>Pinterest<p>The star had recently undergone surgery and passed away at a hospital in L.A.<p>His costar Alfonso Ribeiro, who played his …

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Two Octobers ago, I hosted a party centered around a theme: each guest would bring a dish that they prepared, and each dish had to include pumpkin. The only thing that wasn’t allowed was pumpkin pie. Savory was encouraged, but not mandatory. Nobody knew what to expect of the evening, including …


My mother does not like it when I adapt her recipes, but I am a rule-breaker where recipes are concerned. So when I called to ask about bourbon balls, those funny-tasting holiday treats that I vaguely recalled her making when I was young, I warned her that I would undoubtedly fuss with her …

Glazed Pearl Onions Recipe

Tender pearl onions in a sweet, glossy glaze.<p><b>Note:</b> Frozen pearl onions can be used in place of fresh. To use frozen onions, cook direct from frozen, skipping step 1.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 pounds pearl onions (see note)3 tablespoons unsalted butter1 tablespoons sugarKosher salt2 …

Cinnamon-Sugar Candied Pecans Recipe | Holiday Recipes

5<p>5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 1 pound candied pecans<p><b>Prep:</b><p>5 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour 5 minutes<p>An incredibly easy recipe for candied …

German Spice Cookies (Pfeffernüsse)

Put honey, molasses, and butter into a small pot and cook over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until hot, 2–3 minutes. Remove from heat and let …

Get the recipe! Fennel-lemon latkes with toasted caraway sour cream: http://thekitc.hn/Ih7FFv

The Brie's woodsy richness is complemented by the tart, slightly astringent cranberries, and it's baked until it's bubbling and oozey then scooped up with crackers. Um, yeah. Holiday Appetizer Recipe: Baked Brie with Cranberry Sauce - http://thekitc.hn/18F0rp1

This isn't your Grandma's relish! 12 ideas for a modern holiday appetizer spread, including these garlic & coriander quick pickled baby carrots: http://thekitc.hn/18k6ily

ICYMI: New recipes this week include a buttery cranberry cake, how to make limoncello, and cherry pistachio granola clusters: http://thekitc.hn/1ceZPDS

Make this easy gift idea for the holidays! Beautiful etched wooden spoons: http://thekitc.hn/18WQUWD

Help! What are your favorite warming, delicious winter recipes with leafy greens?: http://thekitc.hn/18EkHac

This makes it a great gift for all the people in your life who just need a little "Hello! I like you!" present this time of year, and granola is way more fun than a Starbucks card. RECIPE - Cherry Pistachio Granola Clusters: http://thekitc.hn/IJvKWg