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These Are The 20 Shows Netflix Users ‘Binge Raced’ Through The Most

Netflix is notoriously secretive when it comes to releasing viewership numbers. It’s an advertising-free, subscription-based service, so there’s no need for them to reveal the data, but some people (me) want to know how many millions of users they (I) should be mad at for watching <i>Fuller House</i> …

Amazon says these will be the 25 toys every kid wants this holiday season

Amazon is helping parents stay on top of the gifts their kids will be begging for with its predictions for this year's 100 most popular holiday toys.<p>If Amazon's predictions are correct, kids will be looking for products from traditional favorites like Lego and Play-Doh, as well as gifts inspired by …

Kids

The World's Most Epic Day Hikes

These tremendous treks don't require an overnight bag.<p>Every trail offers a fresh adventure, whether you meander along a river, through a forest, or into a valley. With these 10 treks from around the globe, you'll take in views of gorgeous landscapes, challenge your abilities, and see a new part of …

27 Dump Dinners That Basically Cook Themselves

Winner, winner, slow-cooked dinner.

The simple step parents can take to teach their kids persistence and grit

You’re at home trying to make fresh tomato sauce, but can’t seem to get the tomatoes out of their plastic container from the grocery store. The bottom latch is not opening, so you pull harder. Although you’ve never seen this type of tomato container before, you have opened many similar ones in the …

These are the world's 20 cheapest countries to visit (and the five most expensive)

Sri Lanka

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Honey and Cinnamon

Total:45 minPrep:15 minCook:30 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories304 calorieTotal Fat15 gramsSaturated Fat2 …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Classic French Toast

There are just a few keys to making great French toast: Use stale bread (fresh tends to fall apart), make sure the bread is sliced at least 3/4-inch …

Parents need a strength switch: to help them and their kids

Focusing on what children do well helps them to behave better – and you to parent well, says Lea Waters<p>When will he ever learn? That was my thought as I arrived home and saw that my eight-year-old son Nick had failed to put away his new bicycle… again. The day before, I’d snapped: “I’m tired of …

Parenting

20 Essential Slow Cooker Recipes for When You're Feeling Lazy — Recipes from The Kitchn

We all have days when we feel so lazy that even calling for takeout seems like a chore. It's on those days that the slow cooker's abilities shine the …

Slow Cookers

This Honey-Garlic Chicken Stir-Fry Is a 30-Minute Dinner

Honey-Garlic Chicken Stir-Fry<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the sauce:</i> <br>1/4 cup low-sodium chicken broth or water <br>2 tablespoons tamari or soy sauce <br>1 tablespoon …

Chicken Breast

Here's the Trick to Making Golden, Juicy Chicken Breast

<b>Pat the chicken dry and season with salt and pepper.</b> Thoroughly dry the chicken on all sides with paper towels. Season with the salt and pepper on …

Chicken Breast

This portable Crock-Pot lets you enjoy a hot meal without a microwave—and it's only $15 right now

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Bringing your lunch to …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Baby Back Ribs That Taste Like Real-Deal BBQ

You could easily take a rack of ribs, drown them with a bottle of your favorite barbecue sauce, set the slow cooker to low, and come back to tender, …

BBQ

26 Moms and Dads Share Their Best 'Aha!' Parenting Tips

You just never know when someone’s two cents will be worth a million bucks. Here’s what parents learned when they least expected it.<p>Ten years later, I still cringe when I see a little kid wearing water wings in a pool. Back when my daughter, Sydney, was in preschool, a lifeguard warned me about …

Rhode Island

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 …

Cooking

7 Salmon Seasonings You Can Make Last Minute - Chowhound

Sometimes, preparing a meal isn’t quite as satisfying as actually eating it. After intense labor—shopping, cooking, and setting the table—it’s hard …

Nearly 90 per cent of mothers feel guilty. The good news? You can conquer it

My son still talks about the time when, in a fit of temper, I threw his Action Man across the room and broke both its legs. That was 16 years ago. Hindsight means I can smile – just – but I remember feeling riddled with remorse at this and all the other far more serious ‘crimes’ I’ve committed as a …

Our 10 Most Popular Make-Ahead Dinner Recipes

I'm a firm believer that make-ahead dinners are one of the very best gifts you can give to your future self. Walking into the kitchen at the end of …

Cooking

The 10 Most Essential Slow Cooker Recipes for Fall

That little chill in the air can only mean one thing: It's time to dust off your favorite fall slow-cooking comfort foods. From steaming ladles of …

Cooking

Best Cooking Method for Steak: The Reverse Sear | The Art of Manliness

While on book tour in Chicago a few months back, I had the honor and pleasure of sitting down to enjoy a leisurely meal, and a few cold beers, with …

Cooking

25 U.S. Attractions Everyone Should Visit in Their Lifetime

From ruins of ancient civilizations to Revolutionary War monuments, there are many attractions that celebrate the unique history of the US. The …

National Parks

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Comment on Top 10 2 Player Board Games by André Nilsson

@Ken and other MTG fans. I’ve played MTG for about 20 years (since 1994) and competitively, and in early 2014 i made the switch to Netrunner. Since …

Top 10

The Best Avocado Recipes For All The Addicts Out There

There’s a lot of potential beneath the skin of the humble avocado. They can be mashed into guacamole. They can be fried into tacos. Or better yet, filled with eggs and baked into the best breakfast this side of the Atlantic.<p>Not only are avocados delicious, but they’re good for us too. They’re an …

Healthy Eating

30 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Chicken tends to be on a weekly rotation at the dinner table for a few reasons: It's easy, budget-friendly, and always pleases hungry eaters at the …

Cooking

These Chicken Skewers Are My Best Friend (Kind Of)

By Alex Delany<p>There's no messing up with these spicy, sambal-laced grilled chicken skewers. They've always been there for me, and they'll always be there for you.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the sambal</i> …

Cooking

My Favorite Blueberry Pancake Recipe

Fluffy mini buttermilk pancakes studded with fresh blueberries – the blueberry pancake recipe you've been looking for!

Breakfast