Kate Baerg

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Vanilla and Fig Overnight Oats

Did you guys know that I minored in Classics in college? You better believe it! I not only learned the ways of the ancients, but I had the …

Common regrets you should avoid

Regret comes in two varieties: The things you did that you wish you hadn't and the things you wish you had done but didn't.Thomson Reuters<p>Hindsight is 20/20, as they say, and oftentimes it can lead to regret.<p>Some people have the philosophy that everything happens for a reason, and there is no point …

89 Incredibly Simple Swaps That Could Change Your Life

Whole grains for white, quality for quantity, Wii Fit for Mario Kart—just one smart swap can pave the way to a healthier and happier life. We decided …

A Delicious Healthful Hot Chocolate Recipe and 3 More Warm Drinks for Winter

A steaming cup of hot chocolate is one of the most indulgent of cold-weather treats: sweet, rich, and generally more than a bit unhealthy. “This delicious hot chocolate has all the allure and taste of hot chocolate but without any of the nastiness contained in the more conventional sugar-laden …

The Cake Recipe You'll Never Forget

Here's a cake recipe that is impossible to forget. One of Italy's best loved cakes is an extremely simple, moist, and fluffy pound cake, or as they like to incorrectly call it, “plum cake.” It's as simple as can be: no icing or strong flavorings; perhaps just a shower of confectioners' sugar over …

Baking

Sloppy Tacos

6 Servings<p>The only thing better than Sloppy Joes for dinner is taco night. This hybrid is the best of both worlds.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Lime sour cream<p>1 cup sour cream<p>1 Tbsp. finely grated lime zest<p>¼ cup fresh lime juice<p>2 Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro<p>1 Tbsp. unseasoned rice vinegar<p>Kosher salt<p>…

Seafood

Little Girl Severely Burned in Arson Attack Only Wants Cards for Christmas–Let's Send Her Some!

Eight-year-old Safyre Terry has faced unimaginable obstacles the past few years and she's asking us to help fulfill her only Christmas wish. Two years ago, Safyre's father and three younger siblings tragically died in an arson attack. As for the young girl, she was found alive next to her father …

Arson

19 Christmas Breakfast Dishes That Will Make The Morning Memorable

When most people wake up Christmas morning, it's all about the presents. After the gifts are unwrapped, breakfast or brunch follows. But that meal …

7 Ways to Cook with Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is a great substitute for butter in baked goods, and its mild tropical flavor can also enhance a range of dishes from soup to grains. …

Getting Your Home Ready for Overnight Guests

<i>We know it's going to impress us (and maybe you!), so we partnered with Sahale Snacks ® to see what some of our favorite creatives do during their in-between time. Today, it's Athena Calderone from Eyeswoon on prepping for guests.</i><p>As much as I love city life, I feel more in tune with myself once I …

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These Are the Most Searched Desserts of 2015

Yahoo recently released its Year in Review, which highlights the top search trends of 2015. Our favorite category? Desserts, of course. Sweets on the …

3 Essential Tips for the Prettiest, Most Perfect Linzer Cookies Ever

We gave classic Linzer cookies a makeover with spiced brown butter. Learn the technique for making and shaping picture-perfect cookies at home.<p>Linzer cookies are some of the most impressive (and Instagram-ready) Holiday classics. Despite their perfect edges and intricate-looking design, there's no …

Dessert

Slow Cooker Smothered Pork Chops

Shares 28K<p>These <b>Slow Cooker Smothered Pork Chops</b> are a man pleaser- perfect for Father’s Day or any day.<p>***If you love EASY and DELICIOUS meals that …

Cooking

Why You'll Be Happy If You Choose to Be Happy

<i>by Mimi O'Connor</i><p>Our efforts to adopt lifestyle practices that change our lives for the better can also trigger feelings of overwhelm. Like the mythological Sisyphus endlessly pushing that boulder up the mountain, we can also find ourselves becoming fatigued and disspirited. Add a dose of the harsh …

20 Cereal Recipes to Stress-Eat Between New Episodes of Serial

<b>The internet woke up to the big news that (FINALLY) the new season of the hit podcast Serial is here—and with it there's a new victim/perp in town: U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.</b> In 2009, he deserted his post in Afghanistan, was captured by the Taliban, and was released only after a dramatic rescue …

Serial (Podcast)

Our Favorite Gifts for Coffee and Tea Lovers

Shopping for someone who lives and breathes (or, you know, drinks a lot of) coffee and/or tea? We have obsession-worthy gift ideas that may just rival their caffeine addiction. You can check out our full list of recommendations here; below, we've highlighted a few winning picks.<p>Coffee Grinder<p>The …

23 unforgettable animals that stole our hearts in 2015

LONDON — We all know animals are the gift that keeps on giving, but they really went and outdid themselves in 2015.<p>From weasels riding woodpeckers to …

Step-by-Step: How to Roast a Perfect Prime Rib Using the Reverse Sear Method

GalleryStep-by-Step: How to Roast a Perfect Prime Rib Using the Reverse Sear Method<p>More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Prime rib is and perhaps always will be the king of holiday roasts. There is nothing so primal, so celebratory, so downright majestic as a hunk of well-marbled beef, …

Pet Fit Club: The winners of PDSA's 2015 pet slimming contest, in pictures - Telegraph

25 Recipes for people who are obsessed with cheese

1 /25: Floral goat cheese<p>1/25 :Floral goat cheese<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>Fresh edible flowers, citrusy dill and fresh cracked black pepper give this goat cheese …

30+ Easy Christmas Party Appetizers - Best Recipes for Holiday Appetizers

1 of 35<p>Pin this image!<p>Save these Christmas appetizer recipes for later by pinning this image and follow <i>Woman's Day</i> on Pinterest for …

Strawberry Whipped Cream Cake Recipe - Chowhound

<b>For the berries:</b><p>1<p>Combine all ingredients in a medium nonreactive mixing bowl and toss to thoroughly coat strawberries. Let macerate at room …

Dessert

F&W Editors’ All-Time Favorite Holiday Cookie Recipes

It’s cookie season, and whether you’re baking for a cookie swap or the office holiday party (or if you simply want to eat cookies), figuring out the …

Are You Baking With the Right Chocolate?

Do you know your bittersweet from your semisweet from your dark from your milk from your…? The world of baking chocolate is confusing. Here's how to navigate it.<p>The baking aisle of your supermarket is a complicated place, stacked high with questions and more varieties of funfetti cake than you ever …

Dessert

How to Get the Smell of Frying Out of Your Kitchen

If you fried latkes or sufganiyot last night, chances are you are in the same position as our Product Manager Michael Hoffman:<p>Almost twenty-four hours later, your kitchen still smells like frying oil. And maybe your bedroom, living room, and clothes smell, too! (Looking forward to making dinner …

Living Rooms

The Best Wintery Oatmeal Toppings

We’ve got so much love for a steaming bowl of oatmeal. Cook up a batch and in no time you’ve got the ultimate blank canvas for a filling, healthy breakfast (or lunch...or dinner...) for the entire week ahead. The best part is that you can choose your own cast of characters—there are no limits! …

Breakfast

11 Easy Soup Recipes to Make This Week

As much as we’ve enjoyed the extra-long Indian summer, we are so excited to finally feel the chill in the air. Especially if it means we can wear our over-the-knee boots and cozy fall coats. Chilly weather, we’re ready for you. There is nothing better on a cold and blustery day than warming up your …

This incredibly simple tip is the secret to an awesome burger

This is all well and good, even fascinating, but it has certainly created some pressure for anyone making burgers at home. Am I doing it right? Have I thought enough about my burger?<p>I have a reputation for making a delicious burger. Which has always baffled me, because my burger is so basic that it …

Cooking

19 Fall Smoothies That Will Make You Forget About Summer

There’s nothing more refreshing than a smoothie on a hot summer’s day. Despite temperatures dropping and fall officially on the calendar, sometimes you just *need* a smoothie. Fall produce like pumpkin and cranberries are just as delicious in creamy smoothies as summer berries and leafy spinach. …

24 Healthy Oatmeal Recipes That Aren’t Overnight Oats

The humble oat is an oft-forgotten grain that is usually overlooked for the uber-trendy quinoa or the everyday staple rice. But oatmeal is a superfood that deserves a little more attention — it’s full of fiber, protein and essential nutrients. To celebrate National Oatmeal Day, we’re here to take …