Joy Klein

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This Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad Could Not Be Easier to Make — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Will Have You Dreaming of France

Mustard is one of those condiments that can add a lot of easy flavor to your cooking. And two kinds of mustard (grainy and smooth)? Now you're …

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

Buttermilk Chocolate Dream Cake (The Best Recipe!)

This buttermilk chocolate dream cake is so simple and easy to prepare! Rich, moist, and very delicious – if you adore chocolate like I do then this …

16 Healthy Lunches That Cost Less Than $2 to Make

When I started my first full-time job, I quickly developed the bad (but common) habit of spending way too much on lunch. What started out as an …

How to Raise Grateful Children

“I urge people to tell their kids their stories of both success and failure, and to express kindness and appreciation daily—it really does go a long …

Parenting

Enhance the Eyes of Your Subject in Seconds Using This Photoshop Technique

The character of your portraits is conveyed by many different elements, but a crucial one is the eyes of your subject. In this short tutorial, I’ll …

21 High Protein Snacks to Take on Your Next Adventure

Happy Sunday, everyone! I know a lot of you guys have been traveling recently, and this is a popular time to hit the road. I’m starting to feel the …

The Secret to Crispy Oven-Roasted Potatoes

Whether you are making a potato salad for a picnic or creamy mashed potatoes for a weeknight supper, you know there is a type of potato for every …

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Our chocolate hummus recipe will satisfy any chocolate craving, and it's rich in protein (a total bonus).<p>Not going to lie, when I first heard …

The 15 biggest differences between French and American parenting

There are few things that the mythos of the French lifestyle — which purports that everything the French do, from eating to wearing clothes to putting on weddings— hasn't touched.<p>It also extends, unsurprisingly, to parenting. And, as it turns out, there are a few distinctive differences in …

The Best Cheap Cuts of Meat for Braising

By Alex Delany<p>Braising is the easiest way to turn cheap cuts of meat into epic feasts—and these are our all-time favorites.<p>We are big braise people over here. We like braising. We like talking about braising. We like thinking about braising. We like dreaming about braising. If braising is involved, …

Celebrate the Coming of Spring with These Legendary Recipes

Start with our delicious slow-cooker suppers, finish with our famous Southern cakes and pies.<p>We’re celebrating this month of overflowing love with …

12 Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thigh Recipes That'll Save You From Yourself

Back away from the whole chicken. Cut yourself some slack (and speed up dinner) by sticking to the thighs.<p>Weeknight fantasy: a beautifully bronzed whole roast chicken, on your table at 7. Weeknight reality: fire detectors, hot tears, dinner at 11.<p>While it might be <i>possible</i> to roast an entire bird on …

How a 'sugar budget' helped one family eat healthier

Paddy Spence devised the simple game to help his kids learn good eating habits in a way that’s fun.<p>Like most parents, Paddy Spence doesn’t want his daughters eating too much junk food. He also doesn’t want to be the dad who won’t let his kids have fun.<p>“At the end of the day, it’s horrible to be the …

Diabetes

Make This Firecracker Chicken in Your Slow Cooker

This winter has been particularly cold in the Midwest. To help warm things up, I plan on making every spicy dish I know. This recipe brings the heat, …

All-Crust Sheet Pan Chicken Pot Pie

If your favorite part of the chicken pot pie is the crust, we've got you covered. This creamy version is topped with acres of light and flaky pastry …

Cooking

Our Top Slow-Cooker Soup Recipes to Make in 2018

Baby it’s cold outside.<p>There’s nothing like a slow-cooker recipe to help you out during busy weeks. Simply add the ingredients, press a button, and …

Slow-Cooker Turkey Breast Recipe

This slow-cooked turkey breast is sure to inspire your healthiest, most delicious weeknight meals yet. Unlike roasting, slow-cooking locks in …

How to Discipline a Child with ADHD

Helping kids learn right from wrong is hard enough. Throw attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in the mix, and you’ve got the makings of a …

Parenting

These Wallet-Friendly Recipes Don't Involve Pasta

When you're cooking on a tight budget, it's so easy to fall into a pasta rut. Been there, done that more times than I care to remember! Pasta is a …

How to Edit MOODY DARK Images Like Taylorcutfilms

This is a Lightroom tutorial that goes over the how to achieve a moody, green dark grade like Taylor cut films, Jordan Taylor Wright.<p><b>THE ORIGINAL</b> …

Photography Tips

One-Pan Jambalaya

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat canola oil in a large skillet over medium-high. Add onion mixture and sausage; cook 4 minutes or until vegetables are …

33 Recipes That Freeze Well (To Surprise Yourself With Later)

Make your own freezer meals of baked ziti, soups, and...well, cookie dough.<p>There are some days that you get on a roll with cooking and have more food than you know what to do with. When you're feeling particularly motivated, make big batches of recipes that freeze well, and stow away leftovers for …

Our Most Popular Pasta Recipes of the Year

Pasta is a comforting, quick meal that is hard not to love. That's probably why we developed more than a handful of great noodle-centric recipes this …

The workout plan that works forever

Drazen_ / Getty<p>Drazen_ / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 45<p><b>Exercises</b> 4-7<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Fitness is complicated these days. There are so many programs, exercises, and …

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things

See if you're forgetting to give your kids any of these (non-material) things.<p>Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They <i>gave.</i> They gave …

Parenting

Bourbon Balls

Now Playing<p>Meatball Marsala 00:53<p>Enjoy meatballs in a Marsala wine and mushroom sauce with this recipe.<p>Now Playing<p>Sheet Pan Brownie-Cookie Bars …

Why a $9.99 Card Reader Will Complete Your Photography Setup

A chain is only as strong as the weakest link, so the proverb goes. We could modify that for photography and say that our processing is no faster …

Italian Cream Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Beat butter and shortening at medium speed with an electric mixer until fluffy; gradually add sugar, beating well. Add egg yolks, …