Kate Hoffmiller

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Make This Fudge Without a Candy Thermometer

There are candy makers, and there are candy eaters, and I am firmly in the latter camp. Though I don’t mind a cathartic candy-crafting sesh, my main …

The Best No-Bake Holiday Cookies and Bars

No bake? No problem.<p>Between the cookie swaps, church potlucks, and holiday parties we have on the calendar this season, it’s hard to keep up with all …

Dessert

Your 'Gluten Sensitivity' Could Be Explained by Something Else Found in Wheat

Stop blaming the gluten.<p>If you're one of those people who don't have coeliac disease but still think gluten is causing your gut problems, scientists …

Old-Fashioned Homemade Sweets Only Southerners Remember

Southerners have a tendency to go seriously old school during the holidays, especially where our collective sweet tooth is concerned. We don’t want …

Dessert

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Pain

Pumpkin Muffins

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly coat a standard 12-cup muffin tin with nonstick spray or line with paper liners.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk flour, …

10 Lovely Low-Sugar Desserts

Redefining sweet<p>The most recent USDA dietary guidelines, released in early 2016, urge us to cut down on added sugars—not the ones naturally present …

Dessert

12 Restaurant-Quality Dinners That You Can Make At Home

Craving a restaurant-level meal but not the drive, the wait, the check, or the babysitter? Why not channel your inner chef and make a five-star meal in the comfort of your own kitchen? From cioppino to beef tenderloin to fajitas, all of these restaurant-style recipes are easy enough for even the …

Nova Scotia Oatcakes Recipe

Nova Scotia-style oatcakes are popular throughout the province, but especially beloved in Cape Breton. They aren't necessarily presented as anything …

5 Vegetables That Are Healthier Cooked

While the most important thing is to eat a variety of vegetables prepared in a variety of ways, sometimes cooked vegetables are better than raw. …

Nutrition

Have You Noticed This Label on Chicken Packages?

If so, here’s what it means.<p>If you’ve recently visited the meat department at your local grocery store, you may have noticed packages of chicken …

Food

Adding this unlikely ingredient to your chocolate cake will make it extra fluffy

Experts claim this kitchen cupboard staple it will add a 'dream-like' texture to your baking<p>When it comes to baking we all have those little tips and …

Dessert

You Can Make an Emergency Cookie in Two Minutes

Do you ever have those moments when you just need a warm chocolate chip cookie, but don’t feel like making several dozen? I know I do, which is why I …

Dessert

Blueberry Yogurt Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly coat an 8½ -by-4½ -inch loaf pan with nonstick spray; line with parchment and spray …

8 Recipes That Transform Grocery Staples Into Epic Meals

At the end of a long day, cooking dinner for your family can be a real chore for working moms. Thankfully, there are plenty of pre-made products that …

Cooking

The one smoothie mistake that’s making you bloated

Some days, your wellness habits are on point. You get up, blend a delish smoothie loaded with fruit, protein powder, and maybe some collagen (why …

The secrets of a maitre d’: what it’s really like feeding the 1%

The gatekeeper at a top London restaurant reveals which guests are likely to be blacklisted, how to get a table without booking – and why you will never be seated next to Adele<p>A great restaurant experience relies on four things: the food, the service, the company (that’s your job) and the …

Dining Rooms

King Ranch Chicken Casserole That’s Too Good Not To Share

This King Ranch Chicken Casserole is a Southern staple. It’s spicy, cheesy, and everything you’re craving when hunger strikes.<p>Start by sautéing the …

Cooking

Study: diet soda can really mess with your metabolism

New research helps explain why artificial sweeteners are linked to obesity and metabolic disease.<p>Artificial sweeteners have been controversial for almost as long as they’ve been around. As early as 1906, President Theodore Roosevelt was compelled to defend the world’s first no-calorie sweetener. …

You Can Eat to Beat Diabetes

The number hit you like a slap in the face: Nearly half of Americans have diabetes or likely will soon, according to a recent crunching of national …

Diabetes

This Saucy, Speedy Beef & Broccoli Stir-Fry Will Ruin You For All Others

My mother is one of those amazing, self-taught cooks who never uses any recipes or measurements, which is wonderful if you’re eating her food, but frustrating if you’re trying to learn how to cook like her.<p>One year, I decided to try to document some my favorite recipes of hers. I shadowed her when …

I went on the Silicon Valley diet craze that encourages butter and bacon for 2 months — and it vastly improved my life

A diet that goes against conventional wisdom on healthy eating is gaining momentum among Silicon Valley tech workers. And it involves eating a lot of fat.<p>The ketogenic, or "keto," diet — which first became popular in the 1920s as a treatment for epilepsy and diabetes— limits carbohydrates to no …

Diabetes

Seven Things To Expect From The 2017 Solar Eclipse

On August 21st, 2017, the Moon will pass directly between the Sun and the Earth, creating a solar eclipse. Just like all objects in the presence of the Sun, the Moon casts a shadow in space, extending in a cone-like shape for 378,000 kilometers before coming to an end. But the Earth will be closer …

Salt Lake City

The Best Chocolate Cake With Chocolate Ganache

1<p>Done<p>Cake<p>Preheat oven to 350° F. Line a 9-by-9-inch square baking pan with aluminum foil and spray with cooking spray, or grease and flour the pan; …

Fox News host tears into Trump: News media is not your problem — 'it's you'

"Mr. President, it's not the 'fake-news media' that's your problem," Cavuto said. "It's you. It's not just your tweeting — it's your scapegoating. It's your refusal to see that sometimes you're the one who's feeding your own beast — and acting beastly with your own guys."<p>Trump this week publicly …

Donald Trump

Don’t Make This Mistake When Visiting Crater Lake National Park

Planning a trip to Crater Lake National Park for early summer? Don’t make the mistake I just did.Life has been a little crazy of late, trying to …

National Parks
Jared Kushner

No-Bake Chocolate Oat Bars

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Line a 8-inch-by-8-inch baking dish with parchment paper, and set aside.<p>2<p>Done<p>In a medium saucepan, combine the butter, brown sugar and …

23 Healthier Recipes That Feed Your Fast-Food Addiction

No matter how well you eat on a regular basis, it’s only human to get slammed with a serious urge for some good old-fashioned fast food once in a …

Food

What Kurt Vonnegut Taught Us about the Science of Happiness.

Kurt Vonnegut, one of the best writers of any lifetime, once wrote a sentence that—if you recite it—can literally expand your capacity for …