K Drynan

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Cornflake Macaroons with Chocolate Drizzle

My go-to chocolate chip cookie recipe is full of Kellogg’s Rice Krispies and I was over the moon to discover how frequently cookies with cereal …

Dessert

Taylor Jenkins Reid: How I became a bestselling author

Taylor Jenkins Reid’s latest best-seller (and fifth book) “The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo” — which took inspiration from Old Hollywood glitz and …

Writing

Writing: The Not Too Secret, Secret Ingredient for Success

Where am I going with this?<p>The point I’m trying to make here is this: writing is a necessary process to being successful. Some people write fiction, …

Writing

Freelance writing jobs – Why is it a good option for mothers?

Statistics furnished by the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed reveal that in United Kingdom alone, as many as 1.6million …

Employment

Big Problems With Very Simple Solutions For New Authors

How To Articles Self-Publishing<p>Updated May 11, 2018 3 Views 0 Comments<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>+1<p>Share<p>Stumble<p>Pin<p>If you are new to self-publishing, you might run …

Writing

17 Easy Stir-Fry Recipes That'll Be on the Dinner Table in No Time

Put down that packet of premade stir-fry sauce, and prepare to give the classic quick-and-easy dinner a healthy and tasty update. Stir-fries are the perfect quick-fix meal: adaptable, easy, and full of fresh ingredients, you only need a few minutes and a wok to get this meal on the table for …

Cooking

Sheet Pan Pancake Recipes That Will Feed a Crowd

1<p>Buttermilk<p>Serve everyone at the table a warm stack of pancakes all at once. We’ve made the breakfast favorite hassle-free by baking the batter in a …

Write a Solid Profile With These Step-By-Step Tips

How to Write a Profile or Interview-Based Article<p>The process from interview to conclusion<p>Updated March 17, 2018<p>A profile is a feature with one very …

Doing the thing

when nothing seems worth doing<i>Keep writing. The world needs your story.</i><i><br>Max Kirin</i><b>What do you do when nothing seems worth doing?</b>"Do The Thing?" - An …

7 Meal-Prep Dressings So You No Longer Have to Eat a Sad Desk Salad

Before you eat another sad desk salad for lunch, read this. We're all for keeping salads healthy—as in, not drowning them in extra-creamy dressing, …

Healthy Eating

34 Writing Contests in April 2018 — No entry fees

34 Writing Contests in April 2018 — No entry fees<p>There are nearly three dozen free writing contests in April. As always, every form and genre is …

Creative Writing

Cake Without Milk, Butter, and Eggs ONLY Water

This cake with water (without milk, butter, and eggs) recipe comes from my nonna Angela notebook with recipes. The <i>Torta all’acqua senza uoava, latte</i> …

Dessert

How Writing on Medium is Helping Me Battle Perfectionism

Why I just need to hit PublishI will admit it — I am a perfectionist. (I probably also have a bit of OCD. My home is generally very tidy and I like …

Save your cash, and skip the fast-casual assembly line by building your own lunch bowl

Tell me if you’ve heard this one before.<p>Friday: “I’m going out to lunch again. Why don’t I make my own grain bowl?”<p>Saturday: “People are going to be so jealous of my homemade lunch bowl.”<p>Sunday night: “I still have time to do this!”<p>Monday: <i>Swipes credit card for another $12 at fast-casual …

Food

7 Query Letter Strategies That Don’t Work (But Many Writers Try)

One of my first real jobs was working for a bank, taking phone calls.I’ll never forget it. Some of the kindest people you know can be downright …

Writing

Hey #deletefacebook, here's how to stop being tracked as an ex-user

After a stormy couple of months, lots of people seem to be fed up with Facebook. The self-explanatory hashtag #deletefacebook is all over Twitter, another company that makes its money primarily by selling your data.<p>Not here to judge though, just to inform. There could be one thing users who opt to …

How to Publish a Short Story: Submit Your Story

Almost two months ago, we started this journey to find out how to publish a short story. We’ve drafted, we’ve gotten feedback, we’ve edited. If …

Writing

How to Write a Killer 'About Me' Page

Your “About Me” page is one of the single most powerful ways to define your brand, stand out from your competition, and make potential clients feel …

Top Websites for Fiction Writers to Share Their Writing

So you’ve written a story and don’t want to self-publish or have it sit in a literary agents slush pile? But also want to post your work online and …

65+ Classic Homemade Cake Recipes

Raspberry inside and out, this pink velvet cake is the perfect springtime dessert recipe.</p><p><strong><a …

Traditional Hamantaschen

Preheat oven to to 350ºF and line 4 cookie sheets with parchment paper.<p>In a large bowl, add the eggs and sugar and whisk until light and foamy. Add …

Chocolate-Vanilla Swirl Bundt Cake

No master decorating skills needed for this stunning cake. Pipe chocolate and vanilla cake batter into the swirls of a bundt pan, and it does the job …

Brown Sugar and Cinnamon HoTteok

Hoddeok is a “traditional” Korean street vendor food. Korean people love to eat this delicious snack especially in the cold winter. It tastes best …

Baking

These Lunch Recipes Taste Delicious and Help Reduce Belly Fat

Sorry if you're tired of hearing that abs are made in the kitchen, but it's true! Eating certain foods that are proven to diminish belly fat can make tackling that belly fat through diet even more effective. Choose foods such as eggs, lean protein (especially fish like salmon), tofu, whole grains, …

8 Slow Cooker Recipes To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

We love a solid one-and-done meal. That’s why our slow cooker gets a ton of use. It’s a lot less tempting to order take-out when you can so easily …

Chocolate Florentines – Sweet and Quick

<b>Makes 20</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>125 g/4 oz./ ½ cup (1 stick) butter or margarine<br>• 125 g/4 oz./ ½ cup packed soft light brown sugar<br>• 1 tbsp. double/heavy cream<br>• 50 g/2 …

This Egg Roll in a Bowl Is All the Flavor & None of the Fuss

Heat the oil in a large frying pan over medium-high heat until shimmering. Add the pork and onion, and season with the salt and pepper. Cook, …

Food

Read These 5 Books On Writing In Lieu of Spending $40,000 On An MFA

Getting an MFA is admirable and useful, but it's also incredibly time-consuming and costly. There are other ways to get a similar education to start …

Writing

What Are the Best and Worst Vegetables for a Low-Carb Diet?

While vegetables are considered a cornerstone of a low-carb diet, there are some that are clearly better than others. To make the right dietary …

Nutrition

Our chefs’ favourite pasta sauces

What do some of the UK’s most accomplished chefs like to dress their pasta with? We asked seven of them to find out.