Karen LeZotte Raffenaud

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These homemade pretzel bites will ruin all other pretzels

Photo via Thanksgiving.com<p>America loves pretzels. They’re a great accompaniment to watching TV, pair well with beer and, of course, what baseball …

Dessert

Chicken Pasta with Creamy Parmesan Sauce Will Be a Family Favorite — Delicious Links

<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 …

Cooking

15 Incredible American Campsites That Should Be on Your Bucket List

There’s no better way to appreciate the awesome splendor of our national and state parks than by spending a night under the stars.<p>1. Arches National …

National Parks

Alternative Model For Formation Of Devils Tower Explains Its Geological Oddities

Devils Tower in Wyoming is surrounded by myths and mysteries. To the Sioux people, this site was sacred and some of their stories tell how this mountain formed: A long time ago a giant bear chased a group of children onto the flat top of the mountain. Out of reach of the animal, the bear started to …

Earth Science

Dad Had Diarrhea in Public Restroom With His 4-Year-Old — and Her Response Is Giving Us So Much Glee

Thanks to my newly potty trained toddler, I am perhaps the prime demographic for a story like this one, but I imagine that everyone — if you can get past the visual of someone having diarrhea in a public restroom — will wholeheartedly enjoy this dad's tale of the ultimate parent-child role reversal.<p>…

Parenting

Sacred Native American Sites Are Not Your Playgrounds

Deep in the Grand Canyon, on land that Havasupai Native Americans have called home for generations, is a place known as Beaver Falls. It’s an unimaginative name for an otherworldly landscape, where turquoise water tumbles over a series of terraces gouged into red desert walls. To legally reach the …

Crispy Garlic-Parmesan Chicken

Enjoy this cheesy chicken dinner in 30 minutes baked using Progresso™ Recipe Starters™ basil cooking sauce and Progresso® bread crumbs.

29 Bite-Size Apps That Prove Everything Is Better Smaller

We are sort of obsessed with bite-size foods. First of all, you can try a little bit of everything. Secondly, they’re the easiest way to feed a …

The Essential Reading List: Dystopian

Every month in 2018, we’re offering an essential reading list by genre. Those we’ve put together so far include:<p>This month, we’re covering one of the …

16 Impressive (but Not Impossible) Birthday Cake Recipes for Your Kid’s Party

The invites are out, the presents are wrapped and the bouncy house has been reserved. Now, on to the most important part of your kid’s birthday …

28 Lazy Summer Dinners For Moms Who Just Don't Have the Energy or the Freaking Time

Is it just me, or are Summer days just longer when you're a mom, tasked with entertaining, feeding, and sometimes, simply tolerating children? The idea of cranking up the oven and creating a gourmet meal at the end of a day spent carpooling to camp, chasing toddlers around a pool, and slathering on …

21 Tweets That Are Gonna Make You Laugh For No Reason At All

"Cry me a table, Linda."

14 Weeknight Chicken Dinners That Are Anything But Boring

Weeknight dinners should be nourishing and healthy, but most importantly, they should be simple, quick, and delicious. Chicken—versatile enough to …

15 Easy Dinners That Start with Shredded Chicken

Weeknight cooking is a slog, even under the best circumstances (add in one late meeting and it’s cold cereal all around). Our secret weapon? Shredded …

5 Books If You Liked A QUIET PLACE

Have you seen <i>A Quiet Place</i> yet?<p>If you haven’t, you need to go. Right now.<p>John Krasinski’s tight, post-apocalyptic horror movie preys on our senses …

Books

Last Chance For Free Xbox One Games With Gold

We're coming up on the halfway point of the month, which means two of April's free Games with Gold will be going back to their regular price. Time's running out to grab them for free, so make sure to hit that download button before the sun sets on April 15.<p>On Xbox One, the holdover from March's …

Cars 2

The 10 apps police are warning parents to look out for on their children's phones

Parents are being urged to check their children’s phones in an effort to keep them safe online.<p>One police force has posted a warning to parents …

Apps

17 Jokes You'll Only Get If You Like Being Alone

"Why would anyone go big when they could go home?"

Jokes

10 Novels That Will Have Harry Potter Fans Like, "Accio Books"

The seventh and final book in the <b>Harry Potter</b> series came out over 11 years ago, and we still feel like we have a Basilisk fang-shaped hole in our hearts. It's not hyperbolic to say that J.K. Rowling's epic fantasy series shaped an entire generation. Who else remembers going to midnight book …

These Insanely Delicious Instant Pot Meals Let You Feed the Whole Family For Less Than $10

Sure, Instant Pots make planning your weekday meals about a thousand times easier, but not all the recipes out there that cater to this pressurized cooker are easy on the wallet. From quick and easy chicken recipes that even your pickiest eater will enjoy to modern takes on your mother's casserole, …

BLT Salad Recipe

By: EatingWell User<p>The next time I make this I will drain the grated tomato. The juice made the dressing too runny. Bet this would be fabulous when …

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

Pinterest is a treasure trove of delicious recipes, including everything from basic dinner meals to specialty desserts, drinks and snacks. It’s easy …

Cooking

51 Things You Can Cook in an Instant Pot

Good news: You can make basically everything!<p>It's the hottest kitchen gadget of the year and oh-so versatile. If Santa just brought you an Instant Pot, here's exactly what it can do. And if you're still considering one, we're certain these recipes will convince you to invest. (P.S.: You can buy one …

Top 6 Best Air Mattress For Camping On The Market

Top 6 Best Air Mattress For Camping On The Market<p>In order to enjoy every aspect of the camping trip, it’s essential that you are properly energized …

The Top 10 Stephen King Books of All Time

Stephen King's <i>It</i> is now the highest-grossing horror movie of all time, so it's no surprise that Hollywood is dishing out King-inspired properties …

5 videos of ghosts caught on tape that will have you seriously doubting what’s real

The existence of ghosts and the paranormal has been the subject of many debates. Some people think it’s all fabricated while others are firm …

31 Halloween ideas for kids to play, make, eat, and watch

<b>(AP)</b><p>Cheap costumes? Cool pumpkins? Get online inspiration for learning, doing, and having fun — in only a few clicks<p>Sierra Filucci<p>October 9, 2017 2:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared onCommon Sense Media.<p>Halloween is one of our favorite times of year because families can have so much fun …

Decorations

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Go ahead and flag this recipe—it’s sure to become a family favorite. A pot of pure comfort, it’s a slightly thickened, creamy chicken soup with a …

Cooking

Four book series that are shaping the future of science fiction on television

Here are the searingly original visions that will soon set your monitors on fire.<p>If recent Hollywood deals are any indication, science fiction on TV …

Science Fiction

This Fried Chicken Is the Easiest, and Best, I’ve Ever Made

I’ve made fried chicken for as long as I’ve been cooking, but I might go five years without making it. I began with a Paula Peck recipe that …

Recipes