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15 Slow Cooker Recipes for Busy Weeknights

If you're getting your feet wet and learning your way around the kitchen right now, it's time to break out that slow cooker stashed away in the far …

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Cheesy Potato Casserole with Corn Flakes

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.<p>Step 2<p>Pour hash browns into a lightly-greased 9x13 inch baking dish. In a large bowl, combine the …

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Date cake tastes like holidays, will make you forget fruitcake jokes

Despite the jokes, we enjoy fruitcake in our house. Likewise, the dark fruit flavors of mincemeat, plum puddings, stollen and lebkuchen. They prove a bold contrast to all the sugar cookies, peppermint bark and homemade fudge — which we also love.<p>Cakes made with dates are relatively new to our …

Christmas Crack: The Easiest and Most Addictive Holiday Gift - Chowhound

Want some crack? I mean, crackle? People who have had it love it and it takes less than an hour to make. I mean, really, who can say no to salt, …

4-Layer Cookie Bars

Line the bottom of a buttered 13"x9" baking pan with a single layer of crackers; set aside. Melt margarine in a heavy saucepan; add sugars, graham …

Dessert

Butter-Crunch Lemon Bars

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°.<p>Step 2<p>To prepare crust, place first 4 ingredients in a large bowl, and beat with a mixer at medium speed …

Dessert

With a swap and a slow cooker, this onion soup speaks a whole new language

When it's cold outside and you have ducked into a French bistro, nothing spells c-o-m-f-o-r-t like a hot bowl of French onion soup — right down to the bread-borne melted Gruyere floating on top. But that dish is purely a restaurant indulgence, right? Making it at home calls for the cook to stir the …

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Alex Guarnaschelli’s Crispy, Buttery Potato Cake Is a Star Side Dish

“My father jokes that his mother would shop for and cook an entire meal from scratch, and, as soon as she was done, she would walk out into the living room as her guests were getting ready to leave,” writes Alex Guarnaschelli, the chef at New York City’s Butter and frequent Food Network judge, in …

What Makes a Cake so Soft?: Secrets to the Softest Cake

Secrets to the Softest Cake<p>The best cake comes from just a little science<p>November 01, 2017<p>Imagine. Right now, you are taking a bite of your favorite …

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An Annoyed Trump Demanded That Authorities ‘Do Something,’ And The Internet Ran With It

As Friday’s report of the looming first arrests in Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference continues to hang over the weekend, President Donald Trump fumed on Twitter about the amount of scrutiny he’s facing in comparison to former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and …

Famous Crack Potatoes

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>2 (16 oz) containers of sour cream.<br>8 oz of cooked and chopped bacon.<br>2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese.<br>1 package of ranch dip mix.<br>1 (30 …

This Simple Shoe Hack Will Make Your Old Sneakers Look Brand New Again

By the time your sneakers start looking like the Converse Chuck Taylors in the image above, you’re probably already thinking about which pair will …

Crock Pot Bourbon Chicken

<b>You’ll need</b><p>3 lb chicken breast cut into bite sized pieces<br>3 tbsp corn starch<br>1/4 cup green onion chopped, plus more for garnish (optional)<br>1/4 tsp …

The 20 Best-selling Travel Products on Amazon

Traveler-approved gear to add to your cart.<p>When it comes to peer reviews, you can’t beat the world’s biggest online retailer.<p>So when Amazon puts an …

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Homemade Gyro: A Greek Classic Recipe

Gyros are surprisingly easy to make at home, and it is a great sandwich for both lunch and dinner. This particular recipe uses ground meat. For a …

Chicken-and-Biscuit Cobbler Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°. Melt 3 Tbsp. butter in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add carrots and onion, and sauté 5 minutes. Add …

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

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The secret spray American women use to wear heels all day long

BEAUTY WORLDWIDE BEAUTY<p><b>Chic and discreet, the invisible spray that will protect your feet all night long and that you can slip into your hangbag.</b><p>For …

The Fragrances Cool Girls Can't Get Enough Of

Instagram makes it easy to feel like you're friends with a person just because you've watched them cut bangs on Stories and double-tapped a Boomerang …

The AirPods rival that blows everyone away only costs $40 on Amazon

There are precious few products we’ve covered that have yielded as much positive feedback as the SmartOmi Q5 True Wireless Bluetooth Headphones. Of …

After Hurricanes Irma and Maria, Here's Where Caribbean Islands Stand

Most islands are either open for business or plan to be by Thanksgiving.<p>Make no mistake: Puerto Rico is in the middle of a humanitarian crisis. Ninety-five percent of the U.S. territory remains without electricity, and 53 percent lack access to potable water. The crisis won't be over for high …

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This Crockpot Recipe Has Been Shared 500,000 Times (It's Pure Comfort Food)

Thanks to the frigid temperatures, the crockpot is making its annual reappearance (and we couldn't be more thrilled). True to form, we're turning to …

Best Ever Chocolate Hazelnut Fudge

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>In a large saucepan, mix everything, except for the hazelnuts, together. Melt over low heat while frequently stirring. Meanwhile, prepare a …

This Chicken Scarpariello Has a Sauce We Want to Lick Off the Plate

When you can't decide between chicken or sausage and peppers—so you have both.<p>Even after working in kitchens for years, I'm still a sucker for food porn. I was watching an old episode of <i>Lidia's Italy</i> recently and she was making one of her mom's chicken recipes. The close-ups of the golden, browned …

Irish Cream Brownies (Quick and Easy)

yield: 12 BROWNIES prep time: 10 MINUTES cook time: 20 MINUTES total time: 30 MINUTES<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p><i>FOR THE BROWNIES:</i><p>3/4 cup all-purpose flour or 3/4 …

This top rated robot vacuum somehow costs under $100

Roombas are some of the coolest gadgets out there that make use of autonomous technology. They make our lives easier, obviously, by taking care of …

How to make classic Greek Chicken and Potatoes just like this Dallas grandma

Christina Moros, 41, of Dallas has been eating her grandmother's Greek chicken and potatoes almost her entire life. She makes it for her children as …

BANANA BREAD BARS WITH BROWN BUTTER FROSTING

Ingredients:<p>Banana Bread Bars:<br>1-1/2 c. sugar<br>1 c. sour cream<br>1/2 c. butter, softened<br>2 eggs<br>1-3/4 (3 or 4) ripe bananas, mashed<br>2 tsp. vanilla extract<br>2 c. …

This Is the Most Popular Chicken Recipe on Pinterest

"It tastes like chicken." This has to be one of the most common phrases uttered in the world. Mothers say it to children who won't try food. New …