Matt Puckrin

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13 Creative Hot Dog Toppings to Spice Up Your Next BBQ

Ketchup and mustard are a classic combo, but why not get a little more creative with hot dog toppings at your next summer get together? Whether you …

Cooking

The Pioneer Woman's Most Popular Casseroles Will Inspire You to Cook

You know you can always count on the Pioneer Woman for easy and delicious recipes. Some of Ree Drummond's most popular recipes are her casseroles, and it's easy to see why: these one-pan wonders are layered with flavor and guarantee that dinner gets on the table fast. If you're looking to get out …

Cooking

Thai Peanut Pasta Salad is a great summer meal

If you’ve ever ordered the Thai Peanut Pasta Salad from Lunds and Byerly’s deli, you know it makes a satisfying summer meal.Here’s my version of that …

Recipes

This Is Your New Favorite Recipe for Slow Cooker Beans

Wash and pick through the beans, removing any bits of debris or broken beans, and place them in a colander. Rinse and drain under cold water until …

Recipes

28 Easy After-School Snack Ideas

You know the drill... snacks are the first thing that kids reach for when they arrive home from school. Spend Sunday night making a few …

Healthy Eating

16 hacks to make your boxed cake taste better

1/<p>Start with the holy grail of cake hacks; add an extra egg, swap oil for butter, and replace water with milk.<p>This is a tried-and-true must of a …

Dessert

This Easy Blueberry Crisp Recipe Is So Nourishing You Can Eat It for Breakfast

Just add yogurt.<p>Thank goodness for summertime, when each and every one of us becomes—suddenly, miraculously—a good baker. You don’t need to be good …

Breakfast

These Crispy Carrot Fries Are 107 Calories Per Serving

We love french fries, but we don’t love the fact that they’re deep-fried and loaded with trans fats and carbohydrates. So what’s a health-conscious …

Food

21 Appetizers That Taste Great at Room-Temperature

You don't have to worry about serving these hot—or letting them warm up. Just set out, and enjoy!<p>1 of 22<p>Room Temperature Appetizers<p>Advertisement<p>2 of …

Cooking

This Slow Cooker Rice Tastes Just Like Mexican Street Corn

Liberally coat a 3-quart or larger slow cooker with cooking spray. Add the corn, broth, rice, crema, butter, salt, and pepper and stir until well …

Cooking

13 Summer Desserts You Can Make in a Slow Cooker

I don’t know about you, but I’m of the mind that a party isn’t <i>really</i> a party without dessert. It doesn’t matter whether the night ends with an …

Dessert

Our Most-Shared Recipes Ever

Like a big family, Taste of Home home cooks love to share. We’ve quilted together our most delicious, pin-worthy recipes that our community can’t …

Cooking

17 Delicious Ways To Eat Toast For Breakfast, Lunch, And Dinner

It's so much more than just toasted bread.<p>I love a good piece of toasty bread with butter, but when you put a topping like mushrooms, beans, or yes, avocado on it, it becomes an easy, inexpensive, yet elevated meal. Yes, meal! You can dress up toast for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and the toppings …

Breakfast

Crispy Salami and Cheese Egg Rolls

Special equipment: a deep-frying thermometer<p>Working one wrapper at a time, fold a piece of salami in half and place it diagonally on a wrapper. Top …

Recipes

23 Non-Perishable Homemade Snacks to Bring to the Beach

Summer is all about outdoor adventures, dips in the water, and making the most of the warm weather while it’s here. However, with these rising …

Healthy Eating

Stream and scream: 9 found-footage horror movies you can (and should) watch right now

<i>The Devil’s Doorway</i> (2018)

Horror

47 Dinnertime Recipes for Empty Nesters

There’s a lot to get used to when your last child leaves home. For starters, you don’t need to make as much food anymore. These mains and sides for …

Cooking

Best kids books: The funny, moral and inspiring new tales for children

Creating children’s books is notoriously hard. Young readers are perceptive yet impressionable, not to mention often easily distracted.<p>To create …

Books

Every Beginners Have To Know These 20 DIY Woodworking Tips

New to woodworking or having trouble with certain projects? Whether you are a beginning woodworker or expert, these tips from the pros will speed up …

Woodworking

Chocolate Fudge Cookies Recipe

"This recipe is so easy to make, and yields delicious chocolaty cookies."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (18.25 ounce) package devil's food cake mix<p>2 eggs<p>1/2 cup …

Dessert

Grill Like a Pro! 25 Foolproof Grilling Recipes For Complete Beginners

"Grilling" and "intimidating" don't have to be part of the same sentence. If you're a complete beginner, look no further than these easy grilling recipes anyone can master, from basic grilled shrimp to juicy grilled chicken and grilled vegetables kabobs perfect for an outdoor party. Throwing …

Cooking

Fluffy Peach Cobbler

This fluffy and flaky peach cobbler quickly comes together in an Instant Pot. Top with a white wine whipped cream and everyone will come back for …

Baking

Juicy Juice® Apple Pie Milkshake [Ad]

This recipe proves that America's favorite pie tastes just as delicious in liquid form. Apple Juicy Juice® 100% Juice and fresh apples sautéed with …

Recipes

Strawberry Crisp

Recipe<p>Servings: eight.<p>This comforting crisp is reminiscent of buttered toast and strawberry jam. For the breadcrumbs, use firm-textured white bread …

Recipes

Why You Should Make Cobbler Instead of Pie

Baking is less about feeding oneself and more about having a hobby, and I tend to gravitate toward dead-simple recipes I can throw together on a …

Baking

Deep-Dish Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie

Grace Parisi's strawberry rhubarb pie recipe is classic and perfectly tart-sweet. The dough can be made with just butter, but swapping in some lard …

Baking

16 Magical Butterbeer Recipes

Earlier this summer, my family and I took a trip to Universal Studios. One of our favorite parts of the parks was the Harry Potter sections. And, we …

butterbeer

Deep-Dish Pecan Pie

Special equipment: a 9-inch springform pan and pastry brush<p>Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Spray the inside of a 9-inch springform pan with …

Baking

Strawberry and Rhubarb Cheesecake Bars

These moreish Strawberry and Rhubarb Cheesecake Bars are topped with a delicious homemade jelly topping! No bake cheesecake – the perfect make ahead …

Baking

10 Breakfast Sandwich Recipes to McMake at Home

When I lived in New York City I had something of a breakfast sandwich problem—it was just too easy to walk to the corner deli and ask for a bacon, egg, and cheese on a roll. I'll always love that bodega classic, but eventually I realized that breakfast sandwiches are a great way to express my own …

Breakfast