Melissa

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Forget graham crackers: Saltines make the best pie crust

I, privileged Yankee pie consumer, had previously been unaware of the many pleasures of the saltine cracker pie crust. I had thought the pinnacle of …

Cookies and Cream Gooey Cake

Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom of a 13 x 9-inch baking pan with cooking spray. Line bottom with parchment paper and spray paper.<p>In a large bowl, …

Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Cookies

1K<p>1K<p>I often get asked when I put pictures of things that I’m baking on social media, “Where can I find that recipe?” or less-delicately,</i> …

50 Things We Learned About Feeding Kids In the Past 6 Years

For example: There is not a kid on Earth who will complain if you put M&Ms in her pancakes.<p>Our daughters were seven and eight when we started writing the Providers column in <i>Bon Appétit</i>. Six years, a dozen birthday parties, a thousand ketchup bottles, and approximately 6,500 meals later, we’ve …

5 Tools for Better Writing in Less Time

Learn how you can write great content in less time by using the helpful tools featured in this post.<p>“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise …

Creative Writing

Screenwriting 101: John Lasseter

“There are three things you need to do to make a movie that is successful, a move that truly entertains your audience. First, you’ve got to tell a …

Irish writer Sebastian Barry wins Costa Book of the Year award

£30,000 prize for ‘Days Without End’ makes him first novelist to have won twice<p>Tue, Jan 31, 2017, 20:30<p>Irish writer Sebastian Barry won the 2016 <i>Costa</i> …

9 ways to conquer writer's block

In the writing process, there will be a time when you get stuck and can't write. It may be anxiety, a boring topic, self-criticism or something else …

5 foods to help lower your cholesterol

More than 70 million American adults have high cholesterol, and this specifically refers to LDL-cholesterol, the bad type that increases our risk for heart disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Fortunately, research has shown that making smart food choices and …

Nutrition