Marnie Smith

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The 3 Most Powerful Questions to Bring Back Trust, Intimacy and Love to a Dead Marriage

<i>MEDICAL DISCLAIMER: DO NOT ATTEMPT THIS IF YOU HAVE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, HEART DISEASE OR ARE PRONE TO STROKES</i><p>More often than not, the truth can set you free, but sometimes it can kill you if you can't take it. And this might be one of those times.<p>What you're about to read and try is likely to blow …

Swiss Army Knives

Science says parents of successful kids have these 11 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents. Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Self-improvement

How I Quit My 9-5 to Do What I Love and Travel the World (Whenever I Want)

<i>This article was originally published on Making Sense of Cents</i><p>When I was 18, I remember thinking that if I only I could make $15/hour, I'd be set.<p>At the time, I had just started my first year of college, and was working full-time to pay for it. I was making $12/hour all in, including commission, my …

14 Things You Didn’t Realize You Could Do to Pay off Debt

DISCLOSURE:<p>Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We’re letting you know because it’s what Honest Abe would do. After all, he is on …

These Enchanting Wild Animal Portraits Will Stun You

What you're about to see isn't some kind of elaborate Photoshopped series, it's 100% genuine. Russian photographer Katerina Plotnikova enlisted the …

Animals

How to Make Your Own Italian Grandma-Style Pasta Without a Recipe

<i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in an effort for you to create your own spin. Today…roasted eggplant gemelli!</i><p>It's a Wednesday night and our October issue is closing. Editors, …

Our Favorite 'Back of the Package' Recipes, From Cookies to Meatloaf

Some of our favorite recipes come from the backs of ingredient packages. From cookies to meatloaf, here are our staff's and reader's picks.<p></head>It's no secret that we like to riff on recipes. Case in point: These cookies with big chunks of bittersweet chocolate and flakes of sea salt turn a …

11 Things You Need to Do to Make Your Baked Goods Better

Even the most seasoned baker can use a refresher course now and then—these baking tips will make for better cookies, cakes, pies, and more<p>We'll admit it: Sometimes, we fudge things when we cook. After all, who needs a recipe for simple weeknight pasta? Off-the-cuff roasted chicken is a snap. We're …

Baking

NYT article says it doesn't matter that much where you went to college

It's impossible to compare universities properly on an institutional level, as the major differences between schools come from specific departments and professors, according to Carey. This presents a problem, as the systems in place to accredit universities have to look at the college overall — …

College & University

6 Best Ways to Cook a T-Bone Steak

We at Food & Wine love many cuts of steak, but there will always be a special, meaty place in our hearts for a big and beautiful T-bone. Why? Because …

How to Make Pesto Out of Just About Anything

By Amiel Stanek<p>PSA: You don't need pricey pine nuts or even basil to make everyone's favorite green sauce. Here's how to make pesto out of whatever you've got lying around.<p>Not to bruise your ego, basil, but you’re not the real reason people go gaga for pesto. It’s the powerhouse trifecta of hearty …

7 No-Cook Summer Sauces

In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W’s Justin Chapple reveals the easy way to make no-cook tomato sauce with just a box grater. Because …

Alabama-Style Chicken Sandwiches with White Sauce

In a bowl, whisk together mayonnaise, horseradish, vinegar, sugar, 3 tsp. salt, 1½ tsp. pepper, and cayenne. Place half sauce in another bowl; set …

Zucchini recipes and tips: How to use this versatile vegetable all summer long

Zucchini is as versatile as it is popular. Enjoy it raw in salads, sautéed, grilled, baked or fried. Zucchini can even be shredded and used to make muffins, cakes or breads. Read on for advice on shopping, prepping and cooking zucchini.<p>How to shop for zucchini<p>Zucchini comes in different colors, …

Food

How to Make Enchiladas without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes—but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Make messy, saucy enchiladas from scratch, from simple ingredients, and without a recipe.</i><p>I started making …

Readers’ recipe swap: midnight feasts

I’m more of an early bird than a night owl, so I confess: I didn’t eat every one of these dishes after dark. But, if you’re planning an all-nighter on the longest day of the year, the recipes that follow make fabulous fourth meals and are guaranteed to satisfy both sweet and savoury cravings as the …

Recipes

Cream Cheese Crust Chocolate Cake #FWCon

<b>Fatal error</b>: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function base_get_all_custom_fields() in …

18 Picnic-Perfect Sandwich Recipes

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Now that summer has finally arrived, it's time to step outside and enjoy the warm weather. And few foods are more picnic-friendly than sandwiches—portable, easy to share, easy to eat, and totally customizable. From lobster rolls …