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Garlic Bread-Grilled Cheese Combines Two Beautiful Things

When two classics become one.<p>Back when Dominique Ansel shot to fame over his Cronut, I couldn’t help but think I had missed a marketing opportunity. Not long before, I invented my own wildly delicious hybrid carb: <b>the garlic bread grilled cheese.</b> (Is “invented” an appropriate word for something that …

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Mastering the Art of Grilled Cheese

Grilled cheese is one of the ultimate comfort foods, so you want to nail it every time you make it. Find out how to make the perfect melty and …

How a Family of 2 Eats for $84 a Week in Walla Walla

<i>Welcome to Kitchn's</i> <i>Food Budget Diaries</i> <i>series, where we show you how people around the country spend money on what they eat and drink. Each post will</i> …

Yogurt Is the Key to Perfect Grilled Chicken

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

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Route to Air Travel Discomfort Starts on Wall Street

When an unlucky passenger was violently dragged off a full United Airlines flight in Chicago in April, setting off a public-relations nightmare for the company, the blame naturally fell on the cabin crew, the police and eventually airline executives.<p>But ultimately, the episode was set in motion …

7-Day Mediterranean Meal Plan: 1,200 Calories

Recognized as one of the healthiest and most delicious ways to eat, the Mediterranean diet is easy to follow with this 7-day meal plan.<p>The …

The best rice cooker

The Hamilton Beach Digital Simplicity Rice Cooker is your best bet.<p>By Karen Solomon & Tim Barribeau<p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer's guide to the best homewares. When readers choose to buy The Sweethome's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate</i> …

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30 Borderline Insane Grilled Cheeses You Need in Your Life

As if we needed another reason to stuff our faces with grilled cheese sandwiches, April is officially National Grilled Cheese Month. While the classic version is a culinary staple, it can also get a little boring. We've rounded up 30 of the most epic grilled cheese recipes so you can get creative …

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These 12 slow cooker recipes are perfect for spring

Don't pack up that Crockpot just yet.<p>Slow cooking can and should be done all year round. You'll be glad to have this kitchen appliance when you want …

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Meal Prep: 5 Healthy Recipes To Get You Through The Week

Get to it!<p><i>Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good balance of nutrition and delicious</i> …

5 Tips from Around the World for Making a Better Pot Roast

When we hear the words "pot roast," many of us think of the Sunday classic — a hunk of braised beef swimming in gravy and surrounded by tender …

50 Awesome April Fools’ Day Pranks Your Kids Will Totally Fall For

Because if your kids don't learn pranking at home, they'll learn it on the streets.

6 of the Best Places to Retire in the Caribbean

Crashing turquoise waves, clear blue skies, white sand -- a little slice of Caribbean heaven to retire in sounds like a dream. And it’s an attainable …

9 Naan Pizza Recipes That Are As Easy As Pie

If the first thing you do when you crave pizza is pull out a take-out menu, it’s time to switch things up a bit. Step (leap?) outside of your comfort …

9 Great American Train Journeys too Epic to miss

There’s no need to get on an anti-septic flight or a tiring driving trip to get an amazing travel experience. Why not make the most of the best kept …

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How to build a better pantry, according to Chicago chefs

Take a mental inventory of your pantry. Maybe it’s stocked with random cans of beans, SpaghettiOs and instant noodle packets that date back to the days before the Ramen Renaissance.<p>Now, imagine your pantry isn’t just a last resort for those nights when you open the fridge to find nothing remotely …

You Can Travel Across The U.S. By Train For Just Over $200

Gas is still pretty expensive in most places, and air travel is full of ridiculous TSA delays, so train travel is starting to look pretty good to …

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker — which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

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9 Incredible Countries Where You Can Live for Under $1,000 a Month

Travel widely enough, and you'll notice something about the Americans you encounter abroad. While the people I know in the States are too often …

Healthy Late-Night Snacks, For When You Just Need To Eat

Snackers, listen up!<p>Despite the fact that it’s not good for us, and may even affect our memory, we all do it. Post-dinner hours set in, and even though we may have had a decent dinner, we go to the kitchen for a snack. Whether you’re just still hungry, you have a craving for something sweet, or you …

The loyal lentil curry - delicious. magazine

• 250g puy lentils or beluga lentils<br>• 1 tbsp coconut or olive oil<br>• 5-7 shallots, finely chopped<br>• 4 garlic cloves, crushed with 1 tsp salt<br>• 1½ tsp ground cumin<br>• 1 …

Make This Easy Chicken Tortilla Soup in Your Slow Cooker

There's nothing better than a big, hot bowl of soup on a cold winter's day — except, maybe, when that soup practically cooks itself. Case in point? …

9 amazing landmarks you probably had no idea were in Arizona

MENTION ARIZONA and many people think of the Grand Canyon…maybe a few cacti and cow skulls tucked in the sand dunes come to mind, too. But the Grand …

Top Meatloaf Recipes

Make a classic comfort food — meatloaf — for dinner tonight with one of Food Network's top variations that use everything from classic ground beef to …

Master the art of presenting: tell a story, keep it brief

Don’t assume an audience will listen, convince them that they must – and have the confidence to lead with your strongest point<p>Poor communication can be disastrous – literally. According to accident investigators it helped lead to the disintegration of the Space Shuttle Colombia as it re-entered the …

Chimichurri Sauce Recipe - Great British Chefs

Rosana's chimichurri recipe is a true classic – a legendary Argentinian sauce made of fresh parsley, traditionally served up at barbecues with …

12 sexy movies you should watch instead of 'Fifty Shades Darker'

The reviews are in, and <i>Fifty Shades Darker</i> is as south of mediocre as expected (sometimes no amount of Beyoncé covers can save you).<p>So instead of …

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How JFK Taught America to Dress

John Fitzgerald Kennedy will forever secure a place in the legend of the United States as much as he does in its history. The fresh-faced 35th …

Men's Fashion

SLOW COOKER MOROCCAN LAMB

Heat oil in a frying pan. Brown leg of lamb on all sides to seal the meat.<p>Place sweet potato pieces in the slow cooker and place lamb on top.<p>Next add …