Jill Water

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10 Great Historical Fiction Books Coming This April

April showers may be here, but book lovers have plenty of exciting new historical fiction reads to keep them company during those long rainy days. …

Books

The Best Fall Reads: 35 Books To Curl Up With This Season

There’s a lot to look forward to in this season’s crop of titles: The runner-up in last year’s presidential race weighs in on what went wrong with …

Make Ahead Sandwich Spreads

Sandwich spreads are some of the best make ahead meals. When your family is in and out of the house, eating at different times and with different …

12 Simple Meals That Make Weeknights Special

Do you have a hard time remembering what you ate for dinner the night before? That won’t happen with these memorable meals. From a crazy-delicious Crustless Broccoli Quiche to a one-pot White Chicken Chili, you’ll be thinking about these simple suppers long after the dishes are done.<p>1. Crustless …

This New Cocktail Trend Is Going to Change the Way You Make Drinks

A French press obviously makes amazing coffee recipes, but its uses lie far beyond your morning cuppa Joe. Get ready to have your mind truly blown by an innovative yet surprisingly common sense use for this flavor-infusing machine: Craft cocktail recipes. Bars all over the country are employing …

Pasta Puttanesca: A Fancy Pasta Dish for the Lazy Cook

You have refined tastes and not a lot of time. Make puttanesca—it's easy, elevated, and hard to screw up.<p>I have, for many years, relied on pasta to come through in a pinch: I’ll make cacio e pepe when I get home drunk and need something fast and carb-y and cheesy; or I’ll make a quick tomato sauce …

Italian Food

18 Reasons to Make Pork Chops Your New Fave Weeknight Meal

The search for compelling weeknight dinner recipes is always ongoing. Just when you think you’re set with slow cooker chicken recipes, you realize that you need more than poultry in your life. You include healthy salmon into your routine and vegetarian tacos for meatless Monday, but there’s still …

15 Historical Fiction Books Coming Out in February

We love historical fiction for the way the books introduce us to fascinating time periods, richly-drawn characters, and vivid settings. This …

Books

15 Historical Fiction Books About Royal Love Affairs

From Henry VIII’s love for Anne Boleyn to pharaohs falling head over heels in ancient Egypt, kingly passion has driven political affairs for …

Books

What Being an Editor Taught Me About Writing

I’m an editor at Random House, but for the last several years I’ve been writing around the edges of my day job: mornings, nights, weekends, wherever …

Technology killed manufacturing jobs; trade is what will bring their replacement

Welcome to the new world order. After years of liberalization, globalization is in retreat. Populist political victories and backroom deals to<p>strongarm encourage firms to keep manufacturing jobs at home are our new realities.<p>One could argue the revolt is deserved. Proponents of globalization …

Economics

Today's Read: To Capture What We Cannot Keep by Beatrice Colin

Imagine you're a widow in 1880s Scotland. As a young, respectable woman, what are your options? Your two major choices would be remarriage or to take …

Family Business

Say Cheese: 24 Melty, Gooey, Cheesy Recipes That'll Make You Smile

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I'm always incredibly impressed by the Serious Eats staffers (and readers) who participate in Vegan Month each year, but personally, I just don't know if I could do it. It's not that I'd pine away over the meat, or …

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20 Skillet Cookies for All Your Fall and Winter Baking Needs

Cast iron skillet recipes have come a *long* way since they were a staple on your grandparents’ dinner table. Now (thanks to Pinterest), you can make everything from skillet dip recipes to full one-pot skillet meals and beyond. What’s beyond that, you ask? Two words: skillet cookies. That’s right — …

Rigatoni all'Ortolana, Slowly Cooked Vegetarian Ragu Sauce

Vegetarian Pasta Recipe<p>Experience the best vegetarian pasta recipe you have ever seen in your life...<p><i>Watch Video Recipe:</i><p><b>Vegetarian Pasta Recipe | Rigatoni all'Ortolana | Made with beautiful fresh organic ingredients</b><p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 packet (500g) of Rigatoni<p>1 nice (medium) size eggplant (chopped into …

Recipes

Corn and Cheese Chowder | Recipes

In a large pot, melt the butter over medium-high heat. Add the onions and cook for a couple of minutes. Add the bacon and cook for another minute or …

How writing 750 words a day could change your life

Every morning, people around the world participate in an almost religious ritual. Shortly after waking, they curl up with a journal and pen or pencil. They start writing, and they don’t stop until they’ve filled at least three hand-written pages—about 750 words.<p>The routine is called Morning Pages, …

Creative Writing

Video: How to Make Cacio e Pepe (Roman-Style Pasta With Cheese and Pepper)

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Spaghetti with <i>cacio e pepe</i> (Pecorino Romano and black pepper) is a classic Roman dish, and one of the simplest pasta dishes around. But it can be a little confounding until you get the hang of it—that Pecorino has a nasty habit of clumping up if you …

19 Italian Fall Soups That Don't Skimp on the Carbs or Cheese

Fall is for cozy bowls of soup, and the best ones begin with Italian flavors. From comforting lasagna soup to butternut squash soup with garlic grilled cheese croutons, there's sure to be an Italian soup that speaks to you. Warm up and stay in with these recipes that will fill your kitchen with …