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The Secret to Making the Best Banana Pudding Ever

Some people are kind of snobby about their ingredients—I’m embarrassed to admit that I’m one of them. You’ll never find me pulling a premade piecrust …

Dessert

Weeknight Skillet Lasagna Recipes So Easy and Delicious You'll Make Them Again and Again

Don’t know what to cook tonight? This. Do this.<p>There’s a lot to love about your skillet. Whether frying up some country ham in the morning or baking …

Cooking

Recipe: Breakfast Stromboli — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you need a savory showstopper for your next brunch, a pound of pizza dough can be just the ticket to elevate all the ingredients of a breakfast …

How much sleep does a kid really need?

<b>A handy chart from a Wisconsin elementary school breaks it down, based on age and wake-up time.</b><p>Children need a lot of sleep. The American Academy of …

This Is How To Make Homemade Tortillas

Wake up Taco Tuesdays with a batch of homemade flour tortillas. It may initially sound like an intimidating task, but the process is actually quick …

The Real Rules of Making Polenta (Hint: They're Not What Everyone Says)

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I can't help but laugh when I think of polenta, the Italian corn porridge. Everyone always repeats the same old rules for making it—make sure the liquid is boiling before adding the polenta, then stir nonstop until it's done. And yet, of all the things worth …

This Herby, Spicy, Creamy Indian Condiment Will Soon Be Your Favorite

I read somewhere recently that Ina Garten hates cilantro. My heart broke a little when I read that, partly because I absolutely adore her—her cool, unflappable, authentic, just-throwing-this-mindblowingly-irresistable-dish-together style and simple yet elegant recipes—and partly because I grew up …

Scientists studying psychoactive drugs accidentally proved the self is an illusion

Philosophers and mystics have long contemplated the disconcerting notion that the fixed self is an illusion.Neuroscientists now think they can prove it or, at least, help us glimpse this truth with some help from psilocybin, the psychoactive property in magic mushrooms.<p>Researchers around the world …

The Brain

Five major psychiatric disorders have overlapping patterns of genetic activity, new study shows

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Certain patterns of genetic activity appear to be common among five distinct psychiatric disorders — autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression and alcoholism — according to a new study. The paper, appearing in the journal Science, was released …

The Brain

Chef John's Sourdough Bread Recipe

"Making your own sourdough bread does take a while, but the amount of actual work is minimal--and the bread you'll get is spectacular! See the …

Southerners Know This is The Secret Ingredient for Amazing Chocolate Cake

Whether you’re a fan of Duke’s, Blue Plate, or Hellman’s, there’s no question that mayonnaise is an essential pantry staple in the South. It’s a key …

These Are The 'Smartest' Dog Breeds, According to a Canine Psychologist

Where does your dog rank?<p>There's no easy way to rate dog intelligence. It can be focused on more than one thing.<p>As canine psychologist Stanley Coren …

37 Super chic DIY headboard ideas

Decorating your bedroom with an innovative headboard can make a beautiful focal point. There are so many ideas out there for headboards; one can get …

How to Make Homemade Pizza Dough

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With Amber Wilson from For the Love of the South's step by step instructions, making pizza dough no longer has to be reserved for special</i> …

How to Make Milano Cookies at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is sharing a recipe for cookies that are as elegant and sophisticated as you are.</i><p>I have eaten more Milano …

DIY Outdoor Seating

We finally finished our outdoor seating! Here's the before and after photo.<p>When I first learned about this awesome cinderblock and wood outdoor …

diy project: matt’s woven leather stool

I’ve been doing a fair amount of home cleaning lately, and I think when it’s all over, I’d like to reward myself with one of these beautiful woven …

How to Build a Harvest Table Using Pipes

Trump: No changes to your 401(k) retirement plan

WASHINGTON — President Trump took a tax reform bargaining chip off the table Monday by declaring he would not impose new limits on the amount Americans can contribute to 401(k) retirement savings plans before taxes.<p>"There will be NO change to your 401(k)," Trump tweeted. "This has always been a …

Donald Trump

6 Thanksgiving Hacks

Let’s face it. Thanksgiving can leave us scrambling to get everything on the table. You want everything to be hot, but it’s so hard to get everything …

5 Clever Hacks for Your Instant Pot That You Haven't Tried Yet

Yes, there are even more reasons to love this wonder appliance.<p>If you have an Instant Pot ($60 for a 3-quart; amazon.com), no doubt you’re already …

Hacking

Apple Strudel Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine raisins and rum extract; let stand 2 hours. Combine raisin mixture, apples, and next 4 ingredients.<p>Step 2<p>Place 1 sheet of …

How to Cook Dried Beans (the Tastiest Beans of All, if You Ask Us)

By Alex Delany<p>Do you know how to cook dried beans? Well, you should. Because they're cheaper and tastier than the ones in a can, and easier to cook than you think.<p>Most people don't know how to cook dried beans. Their knowledge of legumes doesn't extend past that old playground rhyme. How’d it go? …

Pain de Campagne - Country French Bread Recipe

"I got this recipe out of a novel and made some minor changes. It is a yummy French bread that is worth the wait."<p>Ingredients<p>For the Poolish:<p>1/2 …

Parker House Rolls

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine water and yeast in a liquid measuring cup and whisk to combine. Let sit until foamy, about 5 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Combine the …

Baking

The best way to scramble an egg, according to Top Chef judge Tom Colicchio

What's the best way to make scrambled eggs? "Top Chef" judge Tom Colicchio told us recently told us his secrets to creating perfect airy scrambled eggs.<p>Colicchio is also a spokesperson for Arnold Bread and America's Better Sandwich. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Tom Colicchio:</b> A perfect …

Physical Abuse, Punishment May Impact Kids' Academic Performance: Study

Is your child not engaging and performing well in classroom activities? It may be the result of physical abuse and punishment that he or she is …

Turmeric - How to cook it, drink it and make a DIY facemask

Like anything millennial, turmeric will soon be showing up on our Instagram feeds. The trendy spice has been making the rounds of health websites as …

The Secret Ingredient for Better Biscuits—Nay, *All* Savory Baking

Most home cooks have a few back pocket recipes that they can rely on every time, dishes that require no more than a mere glance at the recipe. Biscuits are my go-to. I know the exact feel of the dough at every stage. I’ve memorized the ratio of flour to baking powder to milk. I can throw a batch …

The Next U.S. Total Eclipse Is in 2024. Here's Where to See It

It's good news for Texas and New England.<p>Did you watch the NASA live stream from Monday’s total solar eclipse and just wish you had made the trek to …

San Antonio