Mike Drake

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DIY Science: how to make your own slime

To celebrate British Science Week, we’ve road-tested a selection of fun experiments for you to try at home – here's how to make slime.<p>Ghostbusters …

Boozy Balls Are the Season's Classy Answer to the Jell-O Shot

The holidays give us carte blanche to consume both alcohol and sugar with reckless abandon—bonus points if you can streamline the process. Gelatinous …

Pancake Bake with Cinnamon Streusel Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Pancakes: Stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl. Whisk together buttermilk …

WATCH: Sesame Street Celebrates 48 Years on the Air with a Clip of Their First Episode

“Sally, you’ve never seen a street like Sesame Street. Everything happens here. You’re going to love it.”<p>Forty-eight years ago today the first lines …

Sesame Street

WATCH: You Must See How This Florida Town Celebrates Christmas with Tradition and History

It’s time to stray from your coastal comfort zone and push into the heart of Florida until you reach a small town flanked by lakes and captured by …

Slow-Cooker Cornbread Dressing Recipe

Free up some oven space this Thanksgiving and make a classic cornbread dressing in your slow cooker. On Thanksgiving morning, simply mix your …

Cooking

Baker Creates Beautiful CALVIN AND HOBBES ‘Piescraper’ of our Dreams

The classic comic strip <i>Calvin and Hobbes</i> will always be one of the more beloved things we keep in our hearts. It was a deliberate choice to keep the …

Banana Cake Recipe with Banana Frosting

This banana cake recipe is flavored with cinnamon, nutmeg, and allspice. It's a two later cake with a banana buttercream frosting.<p><b>Related</b> …

Grace Mugabe: Zimbabwe asks for diplomatic immunity after alleged assault

South Africa’s police ministry says first lady is still in country after failing to turn herself in to face charges of assaulting a model<p>Zimbabwe has requested diplomatic immunity for the first lady, Grace Mugabe, after she was accused of assaulting a model at a hotel in Johannesburg, according to …

South Africa

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This Easy Jello Fishbowl Will Make You a Summer Hero

Jello and Gummy Candy Fishbowl<p>Serves 10 to 12<p>1 liter flat lemon-lime soda (about 4 1/4 cups), such as Sprite, divided<p>4 (1/4-ounce) envelopes …

Dessert

Gochujang-Marinated Skirt Steak

4 servings<p>Skirt steak is the ultimate summer steak for grilling—quick cooking, buttery, and versatile.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons gochujang (Korean hot pepper paste), plus more for serving<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, plus more for grill<p>3 tablespoons plus ½ cup seasoned rice vinegar<p>Kosher …

BBQ

Bob Marley's Reggae: Jerk Marinated Chicken Breast Skewers, Chargrilled and Served with Creamy Cucumber Dipping Sauce and Yucca Fries

• 1 onion, finely chopped<br>• 1/2 cup finely chopped scallion<br>• 2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 teaspoons sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon ground Jamaican …

Bob Marley

Hummingbird Cupcakes

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line a 12-cup muffin pan with paper cupcake liners.<p>Add the pineapples and bananas to a medium bowl. Mash together …

Dessert

Pat's Spicy Fried Wings

Spicy Chicken Batter:<p>In a small bowl whisk together seasoning salt, red pepper flakes, black pepper, cayenne pepper, poultry seasoning, and lemon …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Nephew Of Colonel Sanders Revealed The Secret Ingredients Of KFC's Fried Chicken

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekc<p>Whether it’s original or extra crispy, KFC is phenomenal. There are things in this world we may never know like how many …

Spices

Unaired pilot for Beverly Hillbillies (1962)

The original name for <i>The Beverly Hillbillies</i> was The Hillbillies of Beverly Hillbillies. The core cast in this unaired pilot from 1962 didn't change …

Batmobile

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker — which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

10 Slow Cooker French Toast Recipes Your Brunch Crew Will LOVE

Waking up to the smell of French toast might be the *ultimate* fantasy, but turns out, it’s actually <i>quite</i> easy to make it a reality. You just need a slow cooker! Break out the brioche: Here are 10 of our absolute FAVORITE slow cooker French toast recipes.<p>1. Crock Pot Creamy Banana French Toast: …

Shrimp Scampi with Linguini

Seafood

Swedish Meatballs

Preheat oven to 200 degrees F.<p>Tear the bread into pieces and place in a small mixing bowl along with the milk. Set aside.<p>In a 12-inch straight sided …

Onions

Slow Cooker Rotisserie Chicken

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — September 18, 2014<p><i>This slow cooker rotisserie chicken is juicy on the inside with delicious, herbed, crispy skin on</i> …

Cooking

How to Make a Mario Question Block Surprise Cake Filled With Edible Gold Coins

Los Angeles baker and author Rosanna Pansino of <i>Nerdy Nummies</i> demonstrated how to make a Mario Question Block Surprise Cake filled with edible gold …

Creamy Old Fashioned Caramel Candies

<i>Creamy Old Fashioned Caramel Candies, the best creamiest five ingredient Caramel Candy. Perfect plain or dipped in chocolate.</i><p>I love to bake and I …

Dessert

5 Slow Cooker Recipes that Smell Like the Holidays

Make your home smell like the <b>Holidays</b> all year long (if you love Christmas as much as I do) with these five slow cooker recipes! They are super easy to make and best part you can also feel like you're tasting the Holidays.<p><b>Slow Cooker Hot Cocoa</b><p><b>Slow Cooker Stuffing</b><p><b>Slow Cooker Pumpkin Spice</b> …

Homemade Cranberry Liqueur Recipe

"This delicious treat can be enjoyed on its own (as a post-Thanksgiving sipper) or mixed with sparkling wine to create a cranberry cordial (a festive …

This Pinterest food trend is predicted to skyrocket in 2017 and we *totally* didn't expect it

If you ever use Pinterest, there’s a very strong chance you’ve spent many hours staring at pictures and recipes of impossibly delicious-looking food. …

Grilled Cheese Egg in the Hole Recipe

Ingredients<p>2 slices of sourdough or your favorite bread<br>• 2 slices white cheddar cheese (about 2 ounces)<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 1 pad of butter, plus more for the pan (optional)<br>• olive oil or spray<br>• salt and pepper<br>• 2.5 round cookie cutter<p>Directions<p>Put pan on medium heat. Add oil or spray.<br>• Spread butter on one side of each …

Breakfast

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