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Yogurt Marinating Is the Best Marinating

By Alex Delany<p>Why would you rub yogurt all over a piece of meat? Because it's delicious, that's why.<p>You probably don’t want to think about raw meat and dairy together. There’s something that just seems, well, gross about the whole thing. But trust us: Marinating meat in yogurt will change your …

Make This Greek Avocado Chicken Salad and Eat It All Week

Chicken salad and tuna salad are tried-and-true lunch staples. I don't think there was ever a time that I went to my grandparents' home and opened …

Feta Cheese

Here's the One Thing Ina Garten Will Never Cook at Home

Ina Garten can cook anything. The cookbook author and Food Network star has proven that time and time again on her show, <i>The Barefoot Contessa,</i> where …

Cooking

Watch for Ursid meteors

Ursid meteor shower active each year around December solstice. In 2017, the peak is probably Friday morning, December 22.<p>Start watching for Ursid …

Astronomy

The Science Behind Making Fluffy Pancakes

If you want to be able to cook fluffy pancakes, all you need to be able to do is follow a good recipe.<p>But if you want to understand what <i>makes</i> a …

Breakfast

Saturday's Best Deals: Last-Minute Gifts, Snow Removal Gear, Cuisinart Cast Iron, and More

Last-minute gifts like chocolate and knives, snow removal gear, under-$60 Amazon Basics luggage, and more lead today’s best deals.<p>Bookmark Kinja …

Herbed Shrimp-and-Rice Salad Recipe

This light, bright 15-minute recipe is the answer to your last-minute luncheon prayers. Our Herbed Shrimp-and-Rice Salad might look fancy, but this …

Seafood

The Best Steakhouses in Every U.S. State, Mapped

We all have that one guilty pleasure when it comes to food and drink. For some, it's gooey, creamy and oh-so-delicious mac and cheese, and for …

The Most Romantic Destination in Every U.S. State, Mapped

With Christmas coming up, there's really no better time to show your loved ones how much you care about them. And you want to share a new experience …

Science Answers if Your Dog Needs a Sweater During Cold Months

The New York Times interviewed an expert at the Animal Medical Center to ask if dogs truly need winter coats. It depends on the length of fur, the …

Caramel Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Combine sour cream and milk.<p>Step 2<p>Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. …

Dessert

Unconscious Patient With 'Do Not Resuscitate' Tattoo Causes Ethical Conundrum at Hospital

When an unresponsive patient arrived at a Florida hospital ER, the medical staff was taken aback upon discovering the words “DO NOT RESUSCITATE” …

Spicy Mussels with Chorizo and Wine

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:50 minPrep:30 minCook:20 min<p>Yield:4 to 5 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>More from:<p>Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence<p>Recipe …

Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Dessert

Magical Must-Do Hikes in Olympic National Park

Trek through the rainforest, along the shoreline, and atop towering peaks.<p>Western Washington State gets a lot of flack for "bad" weather, but the rain forests of Olympic National Park make it all worthwhile. The 12 to 14 feet of annual rainfall in the Olympic Mountains yields an intensely lush …

Are Scallions and Green Onions the Same Thing? What About Spring Onions?

By Alex Delany<p>It's all kind of confusing. We break it down.<p>Scallions. Spring onions. Green onions. What's the deal? Are scallions and green onions the same thing? What about spring onions and green onions? These long, skinny alliums are like three very similar shades of the same color. You could …

Onions

First Interstellar Species? Tardigrades Selected to Become First Species to Leave the Solar System

Tech & Science Tardigrades Space Exploration

Got apples? Make apple butter for a healthy condiment

Apples, the star ingredient in today’s recipe, are the largest and most valuable fruit crop in Michigan. According to the Michigan Apple Committee, …

Food

WyzeCam brings a motion sensing 1080P security camera for just $26

Security is on everyone’s minds lately, and most would love to add security cameras around their house. The one drawback to adding these security cameras is either price for wireless or experience for wired. Most wireless cameras are quite expensive, like Nest Cam, Netgear’s Arlo, and others. …

Easy Crockpot Pork Roast with Stuffing

This flavorful pork loin is rubbed with spices and slow-cooked to perfection along with a tasty dressing. To speed up the preparation, use a frozen …

Cooking

Your voice can reveal a lot about you — including if you’ve cheated on your partner

Apparently all we needed to determine that Jay-Z had indeed cheated on Beyoncé was a sample of the rapper counting from 1 to 10.<p>According to a recent …

15 Easy Sheet Pan Suppers for Fall

After an easygoing summer, getting thrown back in to the busy fall season can be enough to make anyone's head spin. Between school, work, …

Cooking

5 Weeknight Dinners Anyone Can Make in Under 30 Minutes

Quick and easy dinners are the bread and butter of my meal plan, week in and week out. From Monday through Friday you won't find recipes with a …

Cooking

Ina Garten's 11 Best Recipes for Fall

When Ina Garten invites you over to her barn for dinner, you've climbed the social ladder to the point where you can show up in a black Mercedes and …

Cooking

This Traveling Cat Circus Has Helped Save More Than 200 Feline Lives

It’s tough to imagine anything that could make The Amazing Acro-Cats — a traveling troupe of house cats that ride skateboards, play musical instruments and sometimes get bored and wander off into the audience — even more awesome.<p>As it turns out, there is something: The group has helped save the …

Pets

‘Underground city’ set to become Chicago’s next attraction

Not many people know about the Pedway, a network of tunnels connecting shops and businesses beneath downtown Chicago, but it could become the city’s oddest tourist destination<p>In some ways it’s just like any other Chicago neighbourhood. There are three Starbucks, a gym, a department store and a …

City Halls

What’s the Difference Between Chewy, Fudgy, and Cakey Brownies?

So you want to make brownies from scratch. Amazing! We guarantee it’s worth the extra effort (though if you are to go the boxed route, we’ve rounded …

Dessert

Sautéed Apple Crisp Recipe

Step 1<p>Melt salted butter in a large skillet over medium-high. Add Honeycrisp apples; increase heat to high, and cook until apples begin to soften, …

Baking

Sunday Strategist: A Week of Healthy Dinners - August 21 - 25

If you like having a healthy meal plan but want something customized to your dietary or caloric needs, check out The Cooking Light Diet. It’s a …

Cooking

Homemade Butter

Homemade