Lacie Wilfong

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Make Malfatti: Fluffy Ricotta Dumplings That Are So Much Easier Than Gnocchi

Little pillows of ricotta, Parmesan, flour, and egg. That’s it!<p>One of my favorite locations is in bed, asleep, which is why these ricotta dumplings shaped like tiny, freshly plumped pillows were calling to me. <i>Malfatti</i> translates to “badly made,” which calls to me even more. In this recipe from …

Ricotta

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

Cooking

Dear Mrs Bird: the new generation of novels putting women back into the story of World War Two

If you have seen recent films Dunkirk or <i>Darkest Hour</i>, you’d be forgiven for thinking that World War Two was a struggle in which half the human race was missing. Its soldiers and strategists, politicians and prisoners, workers and wounded are all men, and while the odd wife or secretary is there to …

I Had a Cystic Zit on My Face for 6 Months, Until I Bought This Gel

This story starts with a zit: a painful cyst that appeared between my nose and my mouth. Where a beauty mark might have been, I had a throbbing …

Skin Care

12 Cheap Meatless Meals to Make For Lent Friday

Drop the frozen fish sticks and try these hearty, healthy meals instead.<p>March 19, 2018<p>I'd be lying to myself and the Almighty if I didn't confess to …

50 Of The Best Horror Novels

I love a good scare, but the best horror novels don’t just provide frights, they also comment on society or maybe riff on tried-and-true tropes. With …

Horror

21 Sci-Fi Books To Read After You Watch 'Annihilation'

With the film adaptation of Jeff VanderMeer's New Weird novel in theaters, it seems appropriate to give you a list of 21 suggested books to read …

Delicious 13x9 Recipes That’ll Get You From Breakfast To Dessert

Put your favorite pan to work.<p>There are few things that Southerners won’t try to answer with a casserole, and a 13x9 casserole? Man, will that solve …

These Easter Punch Recipes (Without Alcohol!) Will Be The Easiest Items On The Menu

What are you waiting for? Hop to it!<p>When it comes to hosting Easter lunch, every detail matters. From the pastel-tinted table settings to the classic …

10 Bodyweight Exercises You’re Doing Wrong And How to Fix Them | TODAY.com

Have you ever exercised and found yourself wondering if you were doing it right? Or maybe you finished working out and all of a sudden you realized that you tweaked your knee or lower back?<p>Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Trying a new exercise can be challenging and confusing, especially if you are …

How To Make The Perfect Disneyland Turkey Leg At Home

It’s hard to walk through Disneyland — or Disneyworld for that matter — without copping a giant turkey leg. They’re smoky, cured, slow-roasted meaty delights. Plus they make you feel like a Viking, as you tear giant hunks of flesh from the bone. Among all of the many solid food items you can buy at …

Six of the best birthday cake recipes

<b>Grandma Ptak’s red velvet cake (main picture)</b><p>Prep: 30 min<br>Cook: 1 hr<br>Serves: 8-10<p>For the sponge<b><br>600g caster sugar</b><b><br>1 tsp fine salt</b><b><br>5 eggs</b><b><br>250g vegetable oil</b><b><br>5 tbsp red food colouring</b> <b><br>2 tsp vanilla extract</b><b><br>50g cocoa powder</b><b><br>560g plain flour</b><b><br>100g cornflour</b><b><br>500g buttermilk</b> or plain yoghurt<b><br>2 tsp bicarbonate of soda</b> <b><br>2</b> …

Dessert

Halloumi Fries Taste Like the Best Part of a Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Move over mozzarella sticks. These salty French fry-like cheese sticks are our new number one.<p>Cut and fried the right way, salty, slightly tangy …

12 Healthy Dinners for Under $3 per Serving

Sometimes it feels like you can only eat healthy if you're willing to spend a lot of money. Avocados are all the rage, but they're also a dollar a …

Here Are Alton Brown's Most Nerdy (And Brilliant) Cooking Hacks

From pasta to coffee to meatballs.

This Face Oil Made A Major Difference On My Acne Scars

Acne breakouts have a terrible reputation for popping up when least expected. From a first date to a career-making meeting, no important occasion is …

Skin Care

Here’s What to Snack on If You’re Trying to Slim Down, According to a Nutritionist

Tired of eating almonds and Greek yogurt (over and over and over)? I hear you. When you're trying to shed pounds, it's easy to fall into a healthy …

Food

11 Actually Easy Bread Recipes to Try at Home

Making bread at home for the first time? Super intimidating. But with a little practice and the right recipe, you can easily make some of your …

Healthy Dips You Can Make with Basically Any Vegetable

Your Super Bowl snack plan is here.<p>Super Bowl Sunday definitely doesn't need to be a day for healthy eating, but we can still add a few more veggies to the spread. The best place to sneak them in? A couple healthy dips. There's a lot to love about this easy roasted vegetable dip recipe: the …

Food

Six steps to younger looking skin with simple facial yoga workout

Fancy lifting, firming and smoothing your skin for zero cost? A simple facial yoga workout has been shown to turn back time the natural way.<p>Imagine …

Skin Care

So You Want to Read Literary Horror: Here’s Where to Start

The Remastered, Full-Color Edition<p>If you haven’t read <i>House of Leaves</i>, go grab a copy now. We’re happy to wait, it’s just that good. I’m pretty …

Books

How to Make a Better Quiche, Faster (No Blind Baking!)

Quiche was a big dinner staple in our kitchen growing up. It was always on heavy rotation, especially in the colder months, and my mother had two specialties: broccoli-cheddar and Swiss chard. My sisters and I each had our favorite; they all loved the chard and I loved the broccoli. Regardless of …

Baking

The Most Anticipated Crime, Mystery, and Thriller Titles of 2018

It may be uncouth to look forward to crime, but looking forward to <i>crime writing</i>, that’s a noble literary activity, surely. It’s January, which means …

Books

27 Insanely Delicious Soups That Will Keep You Cozy All Winter Long

Soup is probably one of the most under-appreciated foods out there.<p>Oftentimes, we disregard soups' ability to hold their own as entrées, casting them …

Cooking

Make Anthony Bourdain’s Favorite Pasta Dish With Just 5 Ingredients, Save Yourself a Trip to Rome

Because a trip to Italy for a single great meal isn't exactly in the cards for all of us.<p>Usually when someone tells us a food is “the greatest thing …

12 Classic Beef Stroganoff Recipes That Are Actually Easy

According to Google, it was the top trending recipe of 2017.

Cooking

16 Healthier Comfort Food Recipes That Don't Sacrifice Taste

Comfort food doesn't have to be bad for you.

Let The Best News Bloopers Of 2017 Remind You That The Year Wasn’t All Bad

Many of us can agree that 2017 was not … the best year. Turn on the news and it seemed like nothing but doom and gloom — between natural disasters, mass shootings, wildfires, threats of nuclear war, and, oh yeah, whatever the former reality star sitting in the White House decided to fire off on …

The 10 best sci-fi and fantasy books of 2017

It’s always difficult to pick out the best books of the year, regardless of genre (it’s even harder to do it for a general list). There’s the fear …

So You Want to Read Ghost Stories: Here’s Where to Start

You’ll find Henry James’ 1899 novella “The Turn of the Screw” on just about every ghost story round-up, and with good reason: It is a chillingly …