Jessica Lew

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The Instant Pot Barbacoa Beef That Is Better than Chipotle's

Potluck parties are full of dips, deli trays, and desserts. While you can try to make that a meal, why not be the one to bring the dish everyone …

Spices

I Was a Cocaine Kingpin's Ride-or-Die

"When he came home, I would wake up and help him count the money."<p><i>The</i> <i>crack era</i> <i>of the 1980s and 90s was a uniquely</i> <i>vicious time in American life</i><i>. With gun violence at historic levels, it was a free-for-all on the streets, with drug lords fueling an overdose epidemic on one hand and horrific gang</i> …

Crime

Cheddar-Zucchini Pancakes with Poached Eggs

Preparation<p>Position a rack in the center of the oven and heat the oven to 200°F. Have ready a large rimmed baking sheet.<br>• Set a strainer over a bowl. …

Breakfast

This Repair Tape Is Your New Home Repair Secret Weapon

A quick fix that lasts and lasts.<p>Look out duct tape; FiberFix Repair Wrap is the handyman’s secret weapon every homeowner deserves to know about.<p>Originally designed for the military, this tape is said to be 100 times stronger than duct tape, making it the perfect long-term solution to the kinds of …

Home Improvement

This One Trick Will Make Your Burger Taste So Much Better

If you’re still struggling to perfect your burger game, then listen up. This trick might be the missing piece you’ve been looking for in your quest …

Country Lifestyle

Healthy Japanese Recipes for Weeknights

Enjoy Japanese food in the comfort of your own home with these easy and delicious recipes that are perfect for busy weeknights. From soups and …

Meet the Kids of the World's Richest Billionaires, Who Attend Secret Schools and Enjoy Expensive Hobbies

They raise their kids just like everyone else, but with billions of dollars to do so.<p>Most kids face the same problems growing up, but some do so with …

30 Delicious Things You Should Cook In April

Spring is here and so are all the delicious foods.

Breakfast

Mini housing bubbles are forming in cities all over the US

Prices of houses and condos across the US rose on average 6.2% from a year earlier (not seasonally-adjusted), according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price Index for January, released this morning. The index exceeds by 6.3% the crazy peak of "Housing Bubble 1" in July 2006 just …

What You Need To Know About Kids' Screen Time Right Now

WATCH: Three little rules that can help your kids cultivate a healthy relationship with screens.<p>Our latest NPR Ed video takes on that question so many parents are asking: How much time should my kid spend looking at phones and screens and tablets and TVs and ...<p>In a nutshell (and inspired by food …

Kids

How You Can Deduct That New Car -- up to 100 Percent! -- on Your 2017 Tax Returns

The Trump tax plan offers deductions for SUVs, trucks and passenger cars.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As part of the new “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act," many entrepreneurs may not realize how much more they can deduct for 2017 new car purchases on their tax returns, due …

Salted-Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Epi associate editor Emily Johnson liked her family cookie recipe, but thought it could be even better. So she started making it with butter instead …

Dessert

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I’m Officially Serving Them With Everything

When we first discovered melting potatoes, we weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Country Lifestyle

Look up at the super blue blood full moon Jan. 31 – here's what you'll see and why

During the early hours of Jan. 31, there will be a full moon, a total lunar eclipse, a blue moon and a supermoon – all at the same time. None of …

How to Discipline Stubborn, ‘Unpunishable’ Children

You might not be able to control their behavior, but you do have control over what they learn.<p>Parents of strong-willed children have a unique set of …

Parenting

These Serums Actually Work, According To Top Dermatologists

Sure, a new pair of shoes or an It bag is nice, but many of us are more wiling to shell out a chunk of our paychecks for quality skin care, all in …

Skin Care

This Light-as-Air Conditioner Will Be A Hero For Thin Hair This Winter

<i>This article originally appeared on Southern Living. For more stories like this, visit southernliving.com.</i><p>It seems thin-haired women are often left …

Smoked Turkey Legs

Several hours before planning on barbecuing, loosen the skin on the turkey legs by running your fingers under it as far as possible without tearing …

How to make Millionaire Mashed Potatoes

I served these with my umami beef rib roast for Christmas dinner, and my wife, who considers herself a spuds aficionado and isn’t prone to hyperbole, …

mashed potatoes

5 Secret-Ingredient Soups

It’s easy to mix up a soup, but achieving robust results can often take a lot of time. That’s why each of these soups is made with a few flavor bombs …

Filling Breakfast Casseroles

Enjoy all your favorite breakfast flavors combined in a casserole.<p>Breakfast is a wonderful way to start the day, and these breakfast casseroles turn …

The Ultimate Vegetarian Side Dish Takes 15 Minutes to Make

15-Minute Parmesan-Thyme Mushrooms<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided <br>2 pounds cremini mushrooms, cleaned and quartered, divided <br>3/4 …

Mushrooms

San Francisco's 5 Best Chinese Delivery Options

CitywidePhoto: Eden Silk Road Cuisine/Yelp<br>When you think of delivery food, Chinese cuisine probably pops into your brain first.But, if you want to …

Food & Dining

5 Easy Paper Craft Projects To Make With The Kids

Attention everyone: it’s officially glitter o’clock!<p>Bjarte Rettedal via Getty Images<p>You don’t need to wait for the next rainy day to get stuck into …

Wake Up to a Healthy Breakfast With This 1-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Hack

You're bored with the same ol' smoothies and overnight oats for breakfast. You want something that's hearty, but that will also satisfy your sweet tooth — and you know a scone isn't the healthiest answer. Sweet potatoes are where it's at!<p>They offer complex carbs for energy and fiber to keep you …

The best meals in the Inner Richmond for under $20

<i>Welcome to the 2017 edition of Bargain Chronicles, wherein we explore some of San Francisco's most delicious neighborhoods and choose our favorite meals that can be enjoyed for $20 and under. See also: The Mission's 24th Street, Chinatown, the Bayview, the Tenderloin and Bernal Heights.</i><p><b>Kimchi tofu</b> …

30 New Toys of 2017 That Will Teach Your Kids Valuable STEAM Skills

Play is important for kids of all ages, and learning through play has become increasingly easy, thanks to toys that encourage STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) concepts. From learning how to code to building their own droid or robot, there are so many STEM toys and kits that …

Parents' 10 Best Children's Books of 2017

We consulted with children’s librarians plus parent and kid testers to create our highly anticipated annual list. Help us spread the word about #ParentsBestBooks.<p><i>When Your Lion Needs a Bath</i><br>by Susanna Leonard Hill, illustrated by Daniel Wiseman<p>Toddlers roared with laughter as they listened to this …

Books

Viral Video Nails Difference Between Your First Pregnancy And Every Pregnancy After That

Seasoned moms just don’t have time to figure out what size fruit their babies are<p>There is nothing quite like your first pregnancy. You’re pampered, …