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Easy Roasted-Garlic Focaccia That's Too Good to Share

Anyone who understands evolution knows that it doesn't <i>necessarily</i> lead from simpler to more complex life-forms. Rather, it leads to life-forms better suited to their environments. The evolution of recipes is similar: It's not that every new recipe is <i>better</i> than its immediate predecessor; it's just …

How to Make Pickled Eggs in Every Natural Color & Flavor Under the Sun

You know how people say salt your pasta water so it tastes like the sea? And if you don't, no matter how much you salt your pasta sauce, you're sort of already screwed? Pickling eggs has a similar effect. <b>You can add all the vinegar you want to your egg salad, but using pickled eggs will always be</b> …

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15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Breakfast All Day: 22 Egg Recipes That Make Great Dinners

Eggs are an easy-to-prepare, affordable source of protein, which is why they're so popular for breakfast, lunch, and dinner all around the world. Japanese cuisine includes <i>oyakodon</i>, a bowl of rice topped with a warming mixture of dashi-simmered egg and chicken, and an easy Chinese dish pairs …

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11 Bacon Recipes You Should Try At Least Once

Because ramen is better with bacon.<p>Our recent article on vegan eggplant bacon made us realize something: when people love <i>real</i> bacon, they love it something fierce. Bacon fans were none too pleased with this vegan alternative. To make it up to all bacon lovers, we set out to find some truly special …

20 Essential Chicken Recipes for a Better Week of Meal Planning

Chicken is the hero of the dinner table, thanks to its nearly endless versatility and ease of cooking. It offers a little something for everyone, …

11 Recipes We Actually Tried And Loved This Month

Here’s what our editors and writers are making in their own kitchens.

19 Lazy But Brilliant Recipes That Won't Let You Down

You don't need to spend hours in the kitchen to enjoy a great homemade meal.

Easy Lemon Cheesecake Bars - Smart Mom Nutrition®

<i>These lemon cheesecake bars are in a word, and the only one that suits, divine. Amazing three layers of yumminess, the shortcake crust, the lemon</i> …

How to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs You Can Actually Peel

Find yourself screaming in agony every time you have to peel an egg? Not anymore, friends.<p>Some say that a hard-boiled egg is neither hard nor boiled, but we disagree. You need to maintain a gentle boil to ensure that the water you’re cooking in is the proper temperature (212° Fahrenheit). And while …

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The Best Easter Ham Recipes

Entertaining this year? These recipes have got you covered.<p>It doesn’t feel like Easter if there isn’t a great big ham crowning the table. And since you know just how much ham you need for your holiday feast, and just how long you need to cook it, the only thing you need now is a recipe.<p>You’ve come …

30 Delicious Things You Never Knew You Could Make With A Crock-Pot

Think *outside* the stew.

21 Instant Pot Dinner Ideas You Need To Try

We're kind of obsessed with this thing, TBH.

The Super Simple Trick To Poaching A Lot Of Eggs At Once

We’re just going to say it: Poached eggs are a pain to make. Fried eggs are simple and scrambled eggs offer so many options for simple experimentation, but poached eggs present too many possibilities for failure. That’s why we’re always on the lookout for simple solutions to our poached egg …

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Drop Biscuits and Gravy Recipe

Recipe by: Darlene Brenden<p>"'We enjoy these flaky biscuits covered with creamy gravy not only for breakfast, but sometimes for dinner,' reports …

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Crock Pot Chili Recipes That Are Perfect For Game Day

These are the chili recipes your life's been missing.<p>There are so many ways to make use of your Crock Pot this Super Bowl Sunday. You could use it to make some meatballs, wings or even pizza. You could even use it to make something sweet. But one of the more natural uses for the slow cooker ― and …

This Is the Only Correct Way to Make Seven-Layer Dip

Seven-layer dip is the quintessential party snack. Vaguely Tex-Mex in flavor with layers ranging from beans to guacamole to cheese, it has something for everyone. It's fairly healthy, the ingredients are cheap and readily available, and the end result is visually pleasing. It can be served in …

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How Long Do Eggs Last in Your Fridge?

It takes a long time to get a rotten egg<p>You'll be able to smell when an egg has gone fully rotten—but it can be hard to know exactly how long eggs …

Planning food for a Super Bowl party? Start here.

Whether you’re hosting a big gathering for Super Bowl Sunday, headed to a potluck or keeping things simple, we have loads of ideas in our Recipe Finder to keep you satisfied. Check out a selection of wings, pizza, sandwiches, dips, snacks and healthful options below.<p><i>[These Super Bowl recipes will</i> …

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15 slow cooker recipes easy, cheesy and tasty enough to win Super Bowl Sunday

The players on the field may be quick, but there's no reason you have to rush your Super Bowl cooking.<p>Make it a lazy Sunday with slow cooker recipes …

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2017 Super Bowl: Power ranking the best snack foods for the big game, worst to best

If you're bringing seven-layer dip, just turn around and go home right now<p>There are only a few things that can ruin a Super Bowl party: not having …

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Fast and Delicious Last Minute Super Bowl Appetizers

Do you need a killer appetizer for the game this weekend but don’t have a lot of time to cook? No need to worry, we’ve got some great ideas for you. …

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Which foods can improve your gut bacteria?

<b>Can what you eat change the bacteria in your gut for the better? Dr Michael Mosley has been finding out which foods and drinks can make the most difference.</b><p>The gut microbiome - the diverse community of bacteria that inhabits our intestines - is a hot topic in science right now.<p>Almost every day we …

11 Cooking Basics Every Grown Person Should Know

Growing up is hard; cooking really isn't (most of the time). If you find stirring pasta sauce on the stove as scary as doing your own taxes, we've …

7 One-Pot Meals That Are Ridiculously Easy And Good

Because who likes doing the dishes?

How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

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The 6-Step Process To Train Your Brain To Focus

Do you feel like your attention span is shortening? Stretch and strengthen it with these steps.<p>There’s a growing body of research about how counterproductive multitasking can be. While we may feel like we’re getting more done, the reality is that regular multitasking can leave us with a diminishing …