Matt Farrell

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Pumpkin Pecan Crumble Muffins

If you are a pumpkinphile like myself, a trip to your local Trader Joe's this time of year, is as excitable as Celine Dion's (NSFW) persona. Aisles are lined with all things pumpkin: beer, cereal, oatmeal, trail mix, chips, pastries, bread and frozen pumpkin waffles. Yes, I am a pumpkin lover and …

Baking

32 Genius Recipes for Thanksgiving

It's not too late to give this year's Thanksgiving menu a little genius boost. You can still take measures to save your turkey from overcooking, just by sprinkling salt on it ahead (peek at the 300+ comments and you'll see that this simple move will give you the best turkey you've ever tasted—even …

Turn on Your Oven for 35 Minutes, Have Breakfast for the Whole Week

Oatmeal is by far my favorite breakfast. I love a good chia pudding, a savory tostada or breakfast burrito, or a simple serving of avocado toast. But no matter how humble or predictable a warm bowl oats may be, nothing can take their place.<p>Which leaves me with the conundrum of finding a way to …

Is This the Best Recipe for Beef Stew Ever?

Slow-cook the meat to tender perfection. Then feast on the delicious high-protein meal<p>Some call it “sauté de boeuf à la Bourguignonne.” Others just call it “beef stew.” Julia Child famously referred to it as “one of the most delicious beef dishes concocted by man.”<p>She’s right. There’s nothing more …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

7 Easy, Slow-Cooker Stews

From awesome Thai-inspired chicken stew to incredible gumbo, here are seven extra-simple slow-cooker stews.<p>It doesn't get easier than slow-cooker …

7 Fall Slow Cooker Recipes Perfect For Dinner

There's something about fall and slow cookers that go hand-in-hand. Maybe it's because school is back in session and easy prep meals are a must? Or maybe it's the cool breeze making me crave something extra warm? Either way here are seven of my favorite slow cooker recipes to heat up this fall.<p><b>1.</b> …

Cooking

6 All-Natural Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

<i>Welcome to Spring Clean Your Life, your one-stop shop for gotta-try-those tips & bookmark-me inspiration to spruce up your kitchen and home this season—and well beyond.</i><p>________<p>Last year, I had to clear out all our kitchen cabinets to prep for a renovation. This taught me a few things:<p><i>There is no</i> …

Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:2 hr 50 minPrep:15 minInactive:2 hr 20 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:44 cookies<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer …

Recipes

5 Chicken Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Put down the take-out menu, because we have 5 chicken recipes that will make a quick, healthy, and delicious chicken dinner a reality even on hectic nights.<p>The last thing anyone wants to do after a long day commuting, working, and running errands is slave over a hot stove. Luckily, you don't have …

Cooking

Slow-Cooker Coconut Ginger Chicken & Vegetables

Slow Cooker Coconut Ginger Chicken & Vegetables<p>3.9 from 54 reviews<p>Recipe type: Main<p>Author: Aimee<p>Prep time: 30 mins<p>Cook time: 5 hours<p>Total time: 5 …

Slow Cookers

10 Desserts for Coffee Addicts

Don't just drink your beans.<p>If you love coffee—really, really love coffee—then a few cups in the morning just don't cut it. So make the most of your …

15+ Things Every Elephant Lover Needs In Their Life

These cute and fun elephant-themed items are great gift ideas for anyone who loves elephants. They're the largest land animals in the world and have …

Ikea Disrupters: 6 New Upstart Furniture Companies

A new wave of entrepreneurs is taking on Ikea, cutting out the middlemen and offering flat pack furniture direct to consumers and, in some cases, at …

Watch Jack Johnson Sing About Smoking Weed With Willie Nelson

It’s understandable to think that Jack Johnson might’ve been a little nervous before his afternoon set at Farm Aid 30 this past weekend. After all, …

13 Houseplants That Can Survive in Even the Darkest Corner

Cock-a-Leekie Pie

6 Servings<p>The chicken and leek meld together as they cook in the filling.<p>February 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided<p>3 slices bacon cut into ¼” pieces<p>2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breasts or thighs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 leeks, white and pale-green …

Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Butter

8 Servings<p>Everyone needs a solid pumpkin scone recipe in the fall. This one is yours.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cinnamon Butter<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 teaspoon pure maple syrup<p>¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Scones<p>½ cup granulated sugar<p>2 teaspoons baking …

CrockPot Vietnamese Pho Soup Recipe

This easy to make homemade Pho will satisfy any and all cravings you might have without being overly greasy. Skip the delivery and make it …

A Pistachio Cookie Recipe From Italy's Most Famous Pistachio Farms

<i>It's only logical that the best pistachio cookies come from the region of Italy known for growing the world's best pistachios.</i><p>The Sicilian town of Bronte, which sits on the western side of Mount Etna, is home to Italy's most famous pistachios. And these little cookies—a speciality of the …

The Best Cake for Breakfast (Because Breakfast Cake Is Amazing)

What's better than cake? Breakfast cake. This one is even (almost) healthy.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s a chance to</i> …

50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

Farm-to-table

Here Are 7 Delicious Dinners For Busy Weeknights

So there's more time for Netflix and sleep.

Old Tire Rims Make For The Best DIY Fire Pits

I’ve been obsessing over the idea of making a DIY fire pit for the backyard as of late, and this one made of upcycled tire rims has hooked me. I love …

DIY

The Rise of Work-Doping

The drug modafinil was recently found to enhance cognition in healthy people. Should you take it to get a raise?<p>If you could take a pill that will make you better at your job, with few or no negative consequences, would you do it?<p>In a meta-analysis recently published in <i>European</i> …

Medicine

TASTE

Peanut Milk, Banana, and Cocoa Smoothie [Vegan]

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Raspberry Fool with Toasted Angel Food Cake

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>Once in a while in the Test Kitchen, there’s a dish that we can’t get enough of. This simple, layered dessert is so good, we fought over the last bite.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ cups raspberries (about 12 oz.)<p>2 Tbsp. plus ¼ cup sugar<p>1 tsp. finely …

The Healthy Snack Your Sweet Tooth Will Die For

Dessert lovers, unite!<p>I don't know about you, but every day around 3 p.m., I get a pretty serious craving for a snack—and it's usually for something sweet. And then, suddenly, I've torn through half a sleeve of cookies like I haven't eaten in days...and I'm well on my way to a stomach ache. Let's …

Pappardelle with Pork Sugo and Hazelnuts

4 Servings<p>This Sunday sauce yields twice what you’ll need, but it freezes beautifully; bank the extra and cash it in on another night.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 large plum tomatoes, quartered<p>7 garlic cloves, 1 finely grated, 6 left whole<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>Kosher salt, freshly …