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The best solo trips you can take in 2016

Now more than ever, solo travel is gaining popularity, as the travel industry has seen a steady increase in single travelers in recent years. According to a study by Visa, one in five travelers set out on their most recent vacation alone.<p>Not only do these types of trips enable travelers to meet new …

What The Healthiest People Are Eating For Breakfast

It takes more than just an apple a day to keep the doctor away. It takes a balanced and hearty breakfast packed with protein, greens and fresh fruit to jumpstart your day on the right foot. As the New Year kicks off -- along with all your resolutions -- there’s no better time to get inspired by new …

19 Soul Food Recipes That Are Almost As Good As Your Mom's

Fish don't burn in the kitchen, beans don't fry on the grill.

9 Stellar Recipes for Venison, the Other Red Meat

Lean and crazy-flavorful with just a hint of gaminess, venison is a perfect fall meat. While you probably won’t see it in most supermarkets, a good …

8 Sauces for Grilled Shrimp

Since grilled shrimp cooks in mere minutes, spend a little time making a spectacular sauce to toss with them or serve alongside.<p>Since grilled shrimp …

10 Recipes for Huge Cuts of Meat

Your Labor Day feast deserves a juicy, delicious, crowd-pleasing centerpiece. So head to the butcher for a huge cut of meat, like a full leg of lamb …

How to Make 4 Excellent Iced Matcha Drinks (Including One With Froot Loops!)

Considering Los Angeles' closer proximity to Japan and the city's love for healthful cuisine, it's surprising that Manhattan kicked off this country's matcha bar boom, and it wasn't until this past July that the City of Angels scored one of its own.<p><b>Alissa White</b>, who operates online matcha shop …

11 Bridges With Unbelievable Waterfall Views

<i>By Nick Mafi forArchitectural Digest.</i><p><i>(photo: Imagebroker/Alamy</i><p>Waterfalls are among nature's most spectacular sights. Architectural Digest rounds up 11 bridges across the globe that bring us closer to the action. Above, a footbridge snakes toward Iguazu Falls, on the border of Brazil and</i> …

I Love My Chocolate Chip Cookies. Here's Why.

Ina Garten has her brownies; Martha Stewart has her sugar cookies; and my mother-in-law has her chocolate cheesecake cupcakes. My friend Penny has her mandel bread; my mother's friend Suzi her lemon square; and my friend Lisa her banana cream pie. Me -- well I have my chocolate chip cookies.<p>I first …

How to Transfer Your Photos Onto Wax Candles

Here’s an idea for a fun weekend project and/or personalized gift: make some custom candles that feature your photographs. It’s actually incredibly …

gingerbread snacking cake

I have a few things to tell you about this cake today, and none of them at the outset sound terribly upbeat, but bear with me, cheer is nigh.<p>The …

cream cheese spritz + a video!

We are now three-quarters through my favorite time of the year: The Month of Holiday Baking. It may be the food coloring, it may be the parties, it …

Easy Roasted Mushrooms Recipe

Let's face it: Raw mushrooms are bland, and having those raw slices added to my salads as a kid was part of the reason I grew up really disliking them. The other reason is that, when not properly roasted, they can be, well, slimy. A properly roasted mushroom, on the other hand, is meaty, intense, …

Easy Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

The key to roasting Brussels sprouts is to use the full-on, frontal-assault, no-prisoners-taken, blast-the-sh*t-out-of-'em approach, a.k.a. very high heat. This allows the exteriors of the sprouts to caramelize and brown, producing sweet by-products, while at the same time making sure that they …

30 Minute Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta

Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 9, 2013 102<p>This is my give-me-a-break-from-candy-canes …

Toasted Marshmallow Cream Hot Chocolate

Toasted Marshmallow Cream Hot Chocolate.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 10, 2013 138<p>Today calls for chocolate.<p>Today, a few of my friends are throwing a little …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

Fried Green Tomatoes Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Side Dishes > Fried Green Tomatoes<p>July 24, 2013 // 51 <i>Comments »</i><p>I have never seen the movie Fried Green Tomatoes, and …

Grilled Corn With Garlic and Ginger Soy Butter Recipe

Grilled corn with soy sauce, butter, lemon, and a garlic-ginger blend.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Why It Works<p>Shucking the corn before grilling imparts smoky, charred flavor to the kernels, which you don't get from grilling corn in the husk.<br>• Grilling your corn naked also helps it cook</b> …

Vanilla Ice Cream Soda Recipe

With very little effort you can make an awesome ice cream soda in your own kitchen. The ingredients are easy enough to come by: seltzer, milk, vanilla syrup, and vanilla ice cream, but as with any deceptively simple dish, it's worthwhile to splurge on the top of the line stuff; for me that means …

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Burgers Recipe

Charge up your chicken burgers with a serious dose of hot sauce. Cool the fire with the celery-blue cheese mayo.<p><b>Notes:</b> Flavor and juiciness was a priority with these burgers, so I added butter to the mix. To make the breadcrumbs, I pulsed a slice of white bread. I tested these burgers on a grill, …

Levain Chocolate Chip Cookies

Home > Recipes by Category > Cookies > Levain Chocolate Chip Cookies<p>August 15, 2017 // 167 <i>Comments »</i><p><i>This copycat recipe for Levain Chocolate Chip</i> …

Blueberry Shortcakes with Whipped Cream Cheese

Sometimes all I want to say to you is: MAKE THIS NOW. Sometimes there isn’t much more to say than: This is a good recipe, and you should make it if …

Skillet Peach Cobbler

8 Servings<p>When peaches are in season, there's nothing that tops a classic peach cobbler recipe crisped to perfection in a cast-iron pan. And this recipe garners some bonus points with whipped cream doctored with crème fraîche. Decadent and delicious.<p>August 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose …

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Take a Dip<p>Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.<p>09.02.13 4:45 AM ET

Mint Chocolate Chunk Cheesecake Bars Recipe

These easy to prepare bars are perfect for those who love cheesecake but hate the prospect of fussing around with a water bath.<p><b>Read more: American Classics: Mint Chocolate Chunk Cheesecake Bars</b><p>Ingredients7 ounces chocolate graham crackers, finely crushed8 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted16 …

Salted Peanut Butter Pretzel M&M'S Cookies

I don’t know about everyone else, but 
summer vacation in this house went by way
too fast. We’re suddenly approaching the 
start to a new school year …

Hot Fudge Pudding Cake Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Cakes > Hot Fudge Pudding Cake<p>September 3, 2013 // 70 <i>Comments »</i><p>I was a few years removed from college when my grandma …