Karen Shelton

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9x13 Dessert Wonders That'll Seriously Wow Any Crowd

Sheet cakes, cobblers, bar cookies—oh my!<p>Try as we might, we’ve yet to find a handier sidekick in the kitchen than our 9x13 baking dish. From …

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15 Books You Can Read in a Day

Good books and short books aren't mutually exclusive.<p>Is your New Year’s resolution to read and finish more books? Same. It’s easy to get mired in a …

This One-Pot, No-Roux Macaroni and Cheese Is Crazy Creamy

I am an equal opportunity macaroni eater. I like it baked. I like it made with a roux. I even like it out of the blue box. You may think the …

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The Ultimate Salted Chocolate Chunk Cookie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°.<p>Step 2<p>Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Whisk together flour, baking soda, …

Over the Moon Chocolate Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Graham Cracker Crust: Preheat oven to 350°F. Place graham cracker crumbs, melted butter, and granulated sugar in a …

Creamy Basil Parmesan Soup

This is a simple soup to have that’s really tasty, cheesy, filling and heavenly by itself. In it lies all our favourite ingredients – macaroni and …

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Here's a recipe for "Christmas Crack," aka, the sweetest holiday dessert ever

We’re beginning to think <i>You Suck at Cooking</i> needs to rename their YouTube channel because their mouthwatering recipe for “Christmas Crack” is …

18 Next-Level Thanksgiving Pies

It's time to get wild.

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Visit New Mexico for a unique family vacation.

3 Perfect Days in Indian Country<p><b>DAY ONE:</b> From Albuquerque, head west to tour <b>Acoma Pueblo’s</b> <b>Sky City</b>. After a morning in the ancient village, explore</b> …

5 Reasons to Go to Santa Fe

Santa Fe is the most visited city in New Mexico, and for good reason. There are tons of unique attractions and heaps of terrific eats, plus the …

Albuquerque Bucket List: A Local's Guide to the Duke City

As an Albuquerque native that recently moved home, I have a renewed respect for our city and the uniquely authentic attractions that it has to offer. …

The Best New Mexican Cuisine in Albuquerque

It’s hard to find people more proud of their local cuisine than New Mexicans. And for good reason. For starters, it’s the oldest regional cooking …

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Top 10 Soup Recipes

Posted by Cindy · January 23, 2015<p>I love a good soup recipe! Here are some of my <b>top 10 soup recipes</b> I have collected, many of them are my favorites …

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The 10 Dirtiest Spots in Your Kitchen

Use this cleaning checklist to kill all the germs in your cooking zone.<p>Think your kitchen is squeaky clean? Not so fast. "Moisture and food particles make it the perfect environment for growing germs that can make you sick," says Kelly A. Reynolds, PhD, an environmental microbiologist at the …

25 Delicious Dips to Serve at Your Next Shindig

As the new year kicks off to an exciting start, we’re betting that you’ll have at least a few people over sometime in the next few months. Whether it’s to catch up on a casual evening or a big Superbowl Bash, you’re going to need some snacks to set out. Dip is the perfect solution. No matter what …

10 Most Popular Recipes of 2014

It seemed like 2014 was all about Cronuts and other crazy hybrid foods. But when you look at the recipes people searched for the most, it was …

Slow-cooker magic: Make Christmas morning special with this deluxe overnight oatmeal

If you still haven't tried making oatmeal in your slow cooker, you're in for a real treat. This make-ahead oatmeal serves a whole houseful of relatives and couldn't be easier to prepare the night before, so it's perfect for Christmas morning. With just a stir and a push of a button, you can throw …

TIP TUESDAY #29 // How to mix fonts

One of my most favorite things about graphic design is typography, mixing letters and arranging text into an art form.<p><i>noun</i><p>noun: <b>typography</b><p><b>1</b>.<p>the style …

Lemon Dream Cake

Sharing recipes<p>One of the biggest blessings for me since I started this website has been all the amazing people I’ve had a chance to get to know. …

Bloody Good Steak Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I have experimented with Balsamic vinegars of varying age and viscosity. 12 year old (or thereabouts) is a good choice, it is luscious and syrupy, but won't cause financial hardship. —connoisseur<p><b>Serves: 3 to 4 (depending on size of slab and ferocity of appetites)</b><p>1 slab of flank steak<br>• 2 …

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Cobb Salad

Man, do I love a Cobb Salad! My mom used to order them at restaurants when I was younger, and I knew I had truly become a grown-up when I started …

Mexican Macaroni Salad

I’ve made this simple pasta salad for years and years, and have always loved the heck out of it. It’s zippy, flavorful, and fun, and is as delicious …

Tomato Tart

My sister Betsy just left yesterday after a nice, long visit and while she was here, we did our share of cooking and eating. And cooking. And eating. …

Eggplant Parmesan Recipe

Eggplant parmesan is one of those great Italian comfort foods—a layered casserole much like lasagna but with slices of globe eggplant taking the …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Easy & Creamy Holiday Peppermint Christmas Punch Recipe!

This creamy and delicious <b>PEPPERMINT CHRISTMAS PUNCH RECIPE</b> is super easy to make! I guarantee that it will be a huge hit at your next holiday party, …

25 Cheesy Dips That Will Make You Swoon

Nothing is more alluring than a bowl of silky, molten cheese. Just sitting amongst a pile of chips, waiting to be devoured.

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