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9 Podcasts for Road Trips That Are So Addictive You Just Might Miss Your Exit

Consider this a public service announcement: It's not too late to take a summer road trip. Whether you have your sights set on the sunny California …

Books

Shrimp and Basil Stir-Fry

4 servings<p>There’s so much more you can do with your farmers’ market basil than making pesto! Just toss a bunch in a hot pan as the finishing touch for charred shrimp that’s been flavored with a spicy, garlicky marinade, resulting in a fuss-free summertime dinner. This recipe is part of the …

Seafood

These Spicy Beef Lettuce Cups Are a Hit Any Night of the Week

Sponsored by Cholula® Hot Sauce<p>4 servings<p>Spicy beef meets the crunch of cucumber, creamy avocado, and the tang of a Cholula® Green Pepper mayo. It’s bursting with flavor and a match made in lettuce cup heaven.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 bunch scallions<p>1 head Bibb or butter lettuce<p>2 Persian cucumbers<p>1 large …

Recipes

Tis the Season for Julia Child’s Trademark Vinaigrette

This salad dressing is possibly the best complement to fresh, seasonal greens.<p>Julia Child once said: “The perfect vinaigrette is so easy to make that …

Bread-and-Butter Pickles

Recipe<p>Yield: Yields about 2-1/2 quarts<p>These sweet and sour pickles can be eaten as soon as they cool, but the longer they sit, the more flavorful and …

Every Busy Person Needs This Cheesy Egg Muffin Recipe

Egg muffins, aka baked omelets/mini frittatas, are everywhere — and they appeal to any busy person, whether a mom, a health-conscious individual, or a working professional. This particular recipe is inspired by our editor in chief, Lisa Sugar, who loves POPSUGAR Fitness's cheddar egg muffin …

The Special Basics Every 30-Something Should Own

Whether I realized it or not at the time, I spent my 20s building a wardrobe of basic clothes that I could wear for work, travel, going out, and …

Caramel and Cardamom Kisses

This sweet little caramel and cardamom kisses are so delicious! Simple and very easy to prepare these tiny kisses will take your breath away! Here is …

The Most Beautiful Towns in the United States That Feel International

Destinations like the South of France, Marrakech, and Patagonia sit at the top of many travel bucket lists. And while all of those places definitely …

17 Delicious Overnight Oats Recipes That Future You Will Thank You For

Pumpkin spice or PB&J?<p>All you need to do is soak rolled oats in (dairy or non-dairy) milk for a few hours in the fridge, and the oats will reach that perfect consistency. They allow you to quickly prep a week's worth of breakfasts at once, and you can customize the basic formula with different …

15 Make Ahead Crockpot Meals Literally Anyone Can Make

15 Make Ahead Crock-Pot Meals Literally Anyone Can Make<p>Whoever invented the slow cooker deserves a medal.<p>January 23, 2018<p>I like to have a nice warm …

Cooking

Behold: Our All-Time Most Popular Ice Cream Recipes

You don't <i>ever</i> need an excuse to eat ice cream, but now that summer's on the way... ice cream is just a given. Here are our favorite recipes to get you started, from classics like vanilla and chocolate chip cookie dough to seasonal gems like sweet corn and strawberry fennel. Try these flavors as …

19 awesome tennis clubs that all serious players should visit at least once

From historic indoor courts in New York to Hawaii's best seaside spots, these will keep you on your toes. We've included all kinds of options, from public spaces to championship grounds to the top resorts for state-of-the-art facilities and beautiful surroundings.<p>Whether you're just learning to …

Salmon & Avocado Poke Bowl Recipe

By: carsch<p>Great! I chickened out and baked the salmon and swapped capers for caviar so it was haole/gringo poke but the recipie was still very good. …

13 Vegetarian Dinner Recipes That Have Us Screaming “Yes, Peas!”

A lot of us take great pride in visiting farmers’ markets and eating the seasons. If that sounds like you, then you’ve already been digging around for your prized asparagus-centric dinners and rhubarb recipes. There is just something incredibly uplifting about buying fresh, supporting local, and …

19 Of The Best YA Books Of 2016

These are the books that captivated us this year. Ranked in no particular order.

Sherman Alexie Talks Picture Books, Mirrors in Kids’ Lit, and the Genius of the ‘Crayon Guy’

Earlier this year, National Book Award-winning author Sherman Alexie dove headfirst into the world of picture books with <i>Thunder Boy Jr</i>. His …

Fifty shades of shame (or why you won’t find the books I read on my shelves) | Flic Everett

The worthy titles people display at home are often unread, while private passions – from Dan Brown to Christian Grey – are shuffled swiftly off to Oxfam<p>“I could never get rid of a book,” plenty of people say, when what they really mean is: “I could never get rid of a book that makes me look …

Starbucks History: The Espresso Roast

The story behind our quintessential roast<p>Dave Olsen was <i>the</i> coffee guy.<p>He created our Espresso Roast back in 1975. And even though times and palates …