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The Viral Recipes That Are Taking Over The Internet

Photo by @kelsey_thefarmersdaughter Every once in a while, there’s a single recipe—a sauce from a famous chef, or a dinner idea from home cook—that captures the attention of home cooks and, all of a sudden, it’s everywhere. It starts on dinner tables across the country, then trickles it’s way up to …

Italian Food

Shower time just got a lot more fun with this DIY shampoo bar

If you've never tried a shampoo bar before, it's time to start! This bar's moisturizing base is made from oatmeal soap and nourishing oils, while the …

9 Delicious Crock-Pot Chicken Recipes

Need fresh ideas for chicken? Toss your favorite bird into the slow cooker, set it, and forget it until dinnertime.<p>Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka …

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

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Cooking

Slow-Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

Combine broth, chicken, beans, tomatoes, corn, bell pepper, onion, chopped jalapeño, cumin, chili powder, salt, and pepper in a 4- to 6-quart slow …

Cooking

14 Hardy Houseplants That Will Survive the Winter

During the fall and winter months, many homes become inhospitable environments for houseplants. Some rooms are drafty, others are over-heated, the …

15 Things You Didn’t Know Your Blender Could Do

1 of 15<p>Whip Eggs<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Make Powdered Sugar<p>3 of 15<p>Make Crêpe Batter<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 15<p>Make Vegan Ice Cream<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 15<p>Make …

Breakfast

Tortellini Minestrone Soup

It's soup time of year. The nights are drawing in and it's definitely getting colder. I've been fighting the temptation to put the heating on when …

Italian Food

These 12 sheet sets have earned Amazon customers’ snuggly seal of approval

At the end of a long day, there’s nothing better than getting into a fresh bed with soft sheets (dream bonus: fresh-out-of-the-dryer warm). Just …

Customers

5 Healthy Pasta Recipes That Are 100% Vegan (and Totally Delicious)

Pasta is perhaps the single most important dish a cook can have in their repertoire. Comforting, filling, easy to toss together—let's be honest, we …

Plant-Based Diet

Your 10-Day Wellness Plan to Jumpstart the New Year: These Simple Diet Changes Can Have Big Results

Try these 10 daily diet tips to boost your wellness in 2017

Aloo Tikki (Potato Croquettes) for a South Indian New Year's

Aloo Tikki (Golden Potato Croquettes)<p>Makes 12 croquettes<p>Cooking spray <br>1/4 cup canola oil <br>1 large yellow onion, finely chopped <br>1 teaspoon ground …

South India

The Recipes That Changed Our Lives In 2016

Every year there are a flurry of new, beautiful cookbooks to delve into. There’s an overwhelming number of appetite-inducing recipes by notable food publications to try. And there’s always an avalanche of new meals to make, provided by the hard-working food bloggers of the internet.<p>As much as it …

Cooking

These chocolate chip cookies may be new favorites

I'd like to introduce you to someone: Mary White of Honey Bee Bakery. Honey Bee Bakery will make its debut appearance at the Tosa Farmers Market on …

Calendula Soap Recipe | shopswell

This soap is wonderful for your skin, especially if you have problem skin. It starts with a melt and pour base, so you can make it in about 10 …

12 DIY Projects to Try in November

As the weather gets colder and days get shorter, we’re hunkering down in our homes. For me and many of my friends, I’ll admit that means cozying up …

Urban Outfitters

The Surprisingly Easy Secret to Perfect—Never Soggy!—Pie Crust

Your pie crust should never be soggy on the bottom. Never.<p>A golden, shiny egg-washed pie crust can blind you. It's practically glowing. You can see the flaky layers ready to crack under your fork. The lattice pattern looks like something out of a magazine. But then the facade comes crashing down. …

Baking

How to make the perfect cacio e pepe

If you’ve never heard of it, don’t worry – until about two months ago, neither had I. Then, suddenly, cacio e pepe was everywhere, virtually speaking at least, a million slick strands of cheesy spaghetti clogging up social media like a vast hipster hairball.<p>Those who claim a longer familiarity with …

Italian Food

Converse Releases a Waterproof Chuck Taylor All Star II

As many stubborn sneaker wearers can attest, winter is often a time for soggy and numb feet—but that might be changing for those who are reluctant to …

The Mediterranean diet could be the fast track to a longer life — here's what to eat

A delicious diet that might help extend your lifespan? Yes, please! A recent study revealed that the Mediterranean diet could prevent 19,000 deaths …

5 crafty gifts for the DIY addict in your life

We all know someone whose identity is deeply rooted in their addiction to crafts and DIY projects. Their apartment is overflowing with supplies and …

11 High-Protein Breakfasts You Can Make In 15 Minutes Or Less

Breakfast

Two Iconic 70s Furniture Designs Get Reissued

Two classic examples of modern design are making a return this year, and despite their '70s roots, they still feel fresh and contemporary.<p>The wacky …

Furniture

Pro-government soldiers killed in clashes with 'Islamic State' in Libya

At least 34 pro-government soldiers have been killed and 100 wounded in clashes with the "Islamic State" in Libya. It was one of the bloodiest days …

Islam

Growing Vegetables & Herbs Indoors this Winter

Depending on what part of the country you're in, you still might be enjoying the delicious harvest from your backyard, but here in the Midwest, I'm …

Gardening

What’s the best way to remove pesticides from fruits and vegetables?

<b>The Question</b><p>Is rinsing fruit and vegetables under water effective at removing pesticides? Should I use a store-bought produce wash instead? Are there some fruits and vegetables that, no matter how I clean them, I should buy organically grown?<p><b>The Answer</b><p>There is a growing concern among Canadians …

Nigel Slater’s sauteed potatoes and tomatoes recipe

The recipe<p>Wipe or rinse 500g of small potatoes then slice each into three or four thick coins. Put them into a pan of deep, lightly salted water and bring to the boil. Lower the heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes till the potatoes are almost tender. Drain them carefully.<p>Peel three large cloves of …

Tomatoes

7 dessert recipes you must try this holiday season

Source: Recipe Duchess<p>Pumpkin muffins are a classic this time of year. This is a simple recipe you can whip up in about 30 minutes, including cook …