Nancy Thompson

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Don’t Leave a Job Interview Without Asking These 3 Questions

Nailing a job interview can be a lot of pressure – you’re finally face to face with a potential employer, so of course you want to make a good and …

How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But <b>what makes children</b> …

Fitness gurus to work out with for free on YouTube

Instead of neglecting our workout (and the mood-boosting benefits that come from it), we schedule ourselves a little one-on-one workout time with YouTube. The workouts are time-flexible, accessible and expert-led. In other words, it’s basically a treasure trove of fitness.<p>A quick search unearths …

The Five Basic Sauces

Knowing the five basic “mother sauces” is as helpful to the food lover as it is to the chef. Understanding these sauces will help you read menus, …

Recipes

Interior design: 21 ideas to renovate your home with very little effort

Contrary to popular concept, giving your home a makeover does not always translate into huge investments. Nor are the interior designers or room …

What I Learned from My Mother's Suicide

For years I blamed myself. Now I'm grateful.<p>I was 13 years old when I first realized that my mother did not want to live. One night during spring break of eighth grade, I woke to the dog barking and red and yellow lights splashing across the walls. When I peered out my window into the darkness, I …

Empathy

Grilled Paprika Yogurt Chicken Kabobs - Easy, healthy grilling recipe

<i>These Grilled Paprika Yogurt Chicken Kabobs are so good and so easy that they’re bound to become a summertime staple!</i><p>When asked what my favorite …

The Ultimate Indoor-Outdoor House on 36 Acres in Coastal Maine

“There isn’t another site like this available anywhere near Portland, Maine,” said Russell Tyson of Whitten Architects, “and it’s the site that makes …

How to make English muffins - delicious. magazine

Get the full recipe for traditional English muffins here.<p><b>Our tip’s for success</b><p>If kneading by hand, add 250ml warm milk in step 2, and use as little …

12 Unexpected Things You Should Be Doing To Your Eggs

This is eggciting stuff, people!

This Frozen Honey Mousse Is So Much Better Than Ice Cream, and We've Got the Recipe Right Here

It's "really spectacular," says #TopChef's Sam Talbot of his latest creation.<p>Believe it or not, summer is just around the corner. And this …

11 Genius Ways To Cook Pasta You've Never Heard Of

Warning: untraditional pasta preparations ahead. Sorry not sorry, Italy.

How to Make Stirato: Like a Baguette, but Easier

Yes, you can make bakery-worthy bread at home! Get ready for chewy, crusty loaves that you'll want to tear into for breakfast, dinner and everything …

Parker House Rolls

Makes 36 Servings<p>A top coat of melted butter and salt makes this Parker House rolls recipe irresistible. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 envelope active dry yeast<p>1 cup whole milk<p>¼ cup vegetable shortening<p>3 tablespoons sugar<p>1½ teaspoons …

11 Recipes We Actually Tried And Loved This Month

Here’s what our editors and writers are making in their own kitchens.

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Tahini Cookies Recipe

<i>Tahini cookies?! They’re not at all what you’d expect from a cookie and that’s what makes us love them all the more. The perfect collision of sweet</i> …

Dessert

Fried Cinnamon Roll Apple Turnovers

Ooey gooey apple turnovers made out of cinnamon roll dough and fried.<p>Serves 9-10 turnovers<p>2 Granny Smith apples, chopped<p>2 tablespoons flour<p>2 tablespoons brown sugar<p>1½ tablespoons cinnamon<p>1 pack of 5 large cinnamon rolls<p>1 egg<p>Vegetable oil<p>Cinnamon sugar for coating<p>Heat 2 inches of vegetable oil in a …

Amazingly simple tips for keeping your home organized

Ask any interior designer, or professional cleaner for that matter, and they'll tell you that one of the key secrets to maintaining a home that you …

Chicken, Spinach and Cheese Pockets | Williams Sonoma Taste

For a fun Sunday afternoon project, make these savory turnovers for dinner, and assemble plenty of extra ones to pack into lunch boxes later, since they can be assembled and frozen for up to 2 months. After crimping their edges, place them on a baking sheet in a single layer and freeze for at least …

Recipes

A Super Easy Irish Soda Bread Recipe For St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

What’s a St. Patrick’s Day dinner without some Irish Soda Bread? After you decide on which easy way you’ll make your corned beef and cabbage this …

This Is the Only Correct Way to Make Seven-Layer Dip

Seven-layer dip is the quintessential party snack. Vaguely Tex-Mex in flavor with layers ranging from beans to guacamole to cheese, it has something for everyone. It's fairly healthy, the ingredients are cheap and readily available, and the end result is visually pleasing. It can be served in …

Chili Buns Recipe

<i>Chili buns are a traditional Appalachian thing and they’re essentially hot dog buns slathered with the easiest chili you’ve ever made. Add a hot dog</i> …

Cooking

Getting Over Rover: Why the Loss of a Dog Can Be Devastating

My wife and I recently went through one of the more excruciatingly sorrowful experiences of our long married life—the euthanasia of our beloved dog, …

Pets

Cinnamon Baked Doughnuts | Recipes

Preheat the oven to 180°C. Spray 2 doughnut pans well (with baking spray with flour).<p>Into a large bowl, sift together the flour, sugar, baking …

Scallion and Greek Yogurt Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes for a Healthy Christmas Side Dish

Who doesn’t love a great, reliable slow-cooker recipe (especially around the time of the holidays)? Getting ready for the holidays can be stressful, so we’ve got a fuss-free side dish recipe that practically cooks itself, making your Christmas dinner just a little bit easier. These creamy scallion …

Nature Photographer Captures Stunning Images of African Wildlife at Night Under Moonlit Skies

Brendon Cremer is a wildlife and nature photographer known for his stunning images of exotic animals in Africa. Among his most spectacular …

23 amazing recipes made with 3 ingredients or fewer

Meals should not be brief. We like to linger at the table, sneaking cold potatoes with our fingers and refilling our wine glasses and talking and …

The Saver's Tax Credit: Free Money to Save For Retirement

Image source: Getty Images.<p>It's fairly common knowledge that contributions to your 401(k), traditional IRA (individual retirement account), and other pre-tax retirement accounts are generally tax-deductible. However, many people aren't aware of the other major retirement savings tax break, the …

Pan Gravy Recipe

This pan gravy is a quick and easy way to bring even more flavor to your favorite poultry dishes. In just 10 minutes, you’ll have a delicious pan …

Cooking