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Learn This Basic Biscuit Formula; Turn It Red, White, and Blue

The most festive weekend of the summer is deliciously close. A holiday feeling shimmers in the (very hot) air. Wherever you are, you can sense the excitement and preparation. I've spent most summers of my life up and down the East Coast, and can picture each spot. The ferry to Nantucket is packed …

Insanely Easy Weeknight Dinners To Try This Week

Every week, we're delivering five easy-to-make, insanely delicious dinners, so you can put that takeout habit on hold.<p>Monday: Shrimp Fried Rice<p>Ethan …

This Delicious Lemon Curd Tart Recipe Tastes Just Like Summer

<i>Samantha Wennerstrom lives in Santa Barbara with her husband, Todd, and daughter, Elin. Starting out with a career in publishing, Samantha created</i> …

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Chicken Wings

These slow cooker chicken wings are broiled and then slow cooked in an Asian-style sauce mixture. I add chili garlic paste — or sambal — to the sauce …

How To Make Insanely Good Edible Cookie Dough

With a little trial and error — and lots and lots of dough — I figured it out.<p><i>For</i> Epicurious<i>, by Katherine Sacks.</i><p>It’s hard to find a child (or, um, an adult, TBH) who doesn’t like licking the spoon while mixing cookie dough. Not only is it hard to wait for the baked cookies to be done, but there’s …

Dessert

20 Uses for Baking Soda in Your Home, From Cleaning to Firefighting

A little box of baking soda goes a long way toward making your house look and smell fresh. While other multipurpose grime-fighters cost a pretty …

Cleaning

Slow Cooker Italian Beef Recipe

Italian beef has long been a slow cooker recipe favorite, and it is loaded with flavor. The Italian-style pickled vegetables — giardiniera and …

Top 19 Bread Machine Recipes

Here are some of my favorite bread machine recipes, including pizza dough, herb breads, cinnamon rolls, beet bread, basic white bread, French bread, …

You Really Can Create a Life and Career You Love. Here's one Simple Technique to Try Today

It's possible to do work you love and feel more fulfilled<p>You may have heard about them. Maybe you know one, or maybe you are one. They're these seemingly mythical people who are living the life of their dreams. When I hear stories of people who have taken a big leap and successfully created a life …

This Easy, Five-Minute Activity Will Instantly Make Your Day Better

It doesn't take much time, thought, or energy--and it will give your mood an immediate boost.<p>Raise your hand if you're always looking for quick and simple ways to make your busy and stressful days a little bit better. Are you waving your arms enthusiastically over your head? Me too.<p>Just like you, …

Game Day Korean-Style Chicken Wings

Place a wire rack in a rimmed baking sheet and set aside. Fill a large Dutch oven halfway with oil and heat over medium-high heat to a temperature of …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Mini Key Lime Pies - Simple Recipe

These mini key lime pies are so cute, creamy, and refreshing! They are an ideal party treat and easy dessert. Here is the recipe:<p><i>Servings</b> …

Shake Shack Has a New Cookbook — and This Chicken Bites Recipe Will Have You *Running* to Buy It

Shake Shack is one of <i>everyone’s</i> favorite establishments, and it’s pretty well-known that they serve a heckuva lot more than a great milkshake. If you’re not in the mood to make hangover-curing recipes at home but you want some delicious greasy food and fries, Shake Shack is where it’s at. But guess …

Don't Let These 10 Mistakes Ruin Your Retirement | Investopedia

As a financial planner I see many retirees make smart financial decisions and others make unfortunate, avoidable mistakes. Below is my list of the …

'Range of emotions' for Brad Keselowski after Team Penske final appeal denied

On Tuesday, Team Penske failed in their final appeal to the National Motorsports Appeals Panel of penalties suffered after Brad Keselowskis No. 2 Ford was found to have too much skew in the rear suspension in post-race inspection at Phoenix Raceway in March.<p>As a result, Keselowski will lose crew …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

1 Chart That Shows How Badly Dividend Aristocrats Have Kicked the S&P 500's Butt Since 1991

The difference is night and day.<p>Dividend stocks, more often than not, form the foundation of every great portfolio, especially retirement portfolios. …

Investing

A Craft Beer Crawl Through Burlington, Vermont

For one of the least populous states in the country, Vermont is surprisingly abuzz with culture and things to do. The state is especially known for its skiing, leaf-peeping, and maple syrup, but a new trend has been brewing for the past 20 years—a craft beer scene that is one of the best out there. …

How To Make The Best Guacamole At Home With This Easy Cinco De Mayo Recipe

One way people in America like to celebrate Cinco de Mayo is by drinking margaritas and eating guacamole. While some might like to head to the bar to …

Crock Pot Barbacoa Beef Tacos

<i>Hot off the press: a 4-ingredient shredded barbacoa beef recipe that’ll knock your socks off. Made simply in the crock pot, this recipe for barbacoa</i> …

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 …

Potato and Blue Cheese Pizza

206<p>5<p>One of my biggest, deepest-darkest secrets is that a few times a year, I buy a frozen pizza. I used to do it on the sly, but lately I’ve even got …

The No-Knead, No-Fuss Recipe That Will Get You Baking Bread Every Week

This is it: the bread recipe so simple and good, it will get you baking bread every week—even if you’ve never made a loaf in your life. It’s the comforting, no-knead peasant bread that’s ready in as few as 2 hours, unlike other no-knead breads that are ready ... tomorrow.<p>It's the bread that, …

The 7 Best Stocks to Buy for an Income-Rich Retirement

Portfolio manager Ned Davis studied the returns of S&P 500 stocks from 1972 to 2004. His goal? To figure out what the best stocks to buy were over …

The Smart Way to Pay Taxes on Retirement Savings

Don't pay all at once--and use these tips to increase your nest egg.<p>Tax season is complicated enough without your having to worry about retirement planning. But if you want to maximize your future spending money, this is exactly the right time to review the taxes you're paying--or not paying--on …

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 pound unsalted butter, softened<br>• 2 cups dark brown sugar, packed<br>• 3/4 cup sugar<br>• 1 tablespoon vanilla extract<br>• 4 large eggs, at room temperature<br>• 4¼ cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 tablespoon salt<br>• 2 teaspoons baking soda<br>• 18 ounces (2 bags) semi-sweet chocolate chips<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. In a stand mixer with a …

Dessert

Healthier macaroni cheese - delicious. magazine

• ½ butternut squash (about 400g), peeled, deseeded and chopped<br>• 300ml skimmed milk<br>• 2 tbsp whipping cream<br>• Good grating of nutmeg<br>• 350g macaroni<br>• 1 tbsp olive …

Food

Ree Drummond Reveals Her Secret Ingredient to Making the Cheesiest Mac & Cheese

We would have never guessed — but it's genius.<p>There's nothing better than the perfect macaroni and cheese recipe when you're craving some serious comfort food, and there's no one better than Ree Drummond to take an ordinary recipe and kick it up a notch.<p>In a blog post from 2009, The Pioneer Woman …