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Carbonara-Style Baked Stuffed Potatoes

<i>This recipe originally appeared on the Rachael Ray Show. For more recipes and videos from the show visit RachaelRayShow.com.</i><p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons …

Recipe :: A Pair of Citrus & Ginger Holiday Cocktails

What else would we serve for a citrus-inspired Christmas dinner than some citrus-inspired cocktails? My favorite way to make sure that every palate …

25 Stress-Free Christmas Dinner Recipes

A stress-free Christmas dinner? Easy peasy. From roast beef tenderloin with red wine sauce to rum cake, these tested and perfected recipes won't let you down -- and many of them can be made ahead of time so you can relax on the big day. Merry Christmas!<p><b>1. Roast Beef Tenderloin with Red Wine …

Gift This! Chocolate Quick Bread

This recipe marries two of my favorite things in all of baking and pastry: chocolate and bread. These little loaves pack a triple chocolate punch …

15 Meat-Free Casseroles For Christmas Dinner That Can Serve a Crowd - One Green Planet

There’s no better way to feed a crowd with minimal effort than a casserole. For most casseroles, all you need to do is chop your vegetables, mix up a …

A thriller with a fine literary pedigree: 'His Bloody Project' by Graeme Macrae Burnet

Crime fiction is always well represented on bestseller lists, but this year it's also found its way into the most exclusive chambers of literary prestige. Viet Thanh Nguyen's "The Sympathizer" won the best first novel Edgar, the Pulitzer Prize for fiction and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize; and …

Cheese Fondue with Beer and Bourbon

4 Servings<p>Ah, Babybel cheese, the fancy French chef’s secret weapon for fondue—it keeps the molten mixture from separating, and its unassuming flavor lets the Gruyère shine.<p>December 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 garlic cloves, halved lengthwise<p>½ cup Belgian beer (such as Duvel)<p>2 cups dry white wine, divided<p>…

28 Best Smoothie Recipes For Weight Loss

If you're sipping on a smoothie in the morning to lose weight, don't just throw a million healthy ingredients into the blender and hope for the best! It needs to follow this formula for weight loss. You can stray from the formula a little, but aim to keep it between 300 and 400 calories, and it …

Healthy Eating

Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Bars<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>20 mins<p>Total time<p>30 mins<p>For chocolate peanut butter fans, these oatmeal bars can't be …

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

These are the most delicious cookies ever…that I totally forgot about. I used to make these cookies a lot in college. There was a time when they were …

10 terrifying books to read when you’re feeling spooky

Horror movies are on every Halloween fan’s to-do list during the month of October. It’s fun to have a reason for a re-watch.<p>But it’s also an …

49 Modern Thanksgiving Recipes to Cure You of Any Holiday Fatigue

Try new takes on Thanksgiving favorites, like stuffing-crusted turkey cutlets and cheesy stuffing.<p>From pastrami and bacon-wrapped turkeys to malted walnut pies and BLT oyster stuffings, these tweaks on traditional recipes will keep the vibe fresh and exciting at your holiday table, year after year.

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21 Puppy Chow Recipes, Because You’re a Kid at Heart

Some people grew up calling it puppy chow, while some called it muddy buddies. Whatever you called it, we all <i>loved</i> it. Any occasion was a perfect opportunity for your favorite puppy chow. It might have been considered more of a sweet snack than a holiday dessert or birthday treat, but we don’t …

Dessert

16 Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes Perfect for Dinner Tonight + Lunch Tomorrow

If there are two things that just about everyone hates, it’s doing anything but binge watching Netflix on a Sunday and worrying about what to pack for your impressive make-ahead lunch for Monday. Luckily, there’s a simple solution to both of those things: slow cooker chicken. Sure, you’ve been …

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15 of the Most Popular Makeup Hacks on Pinterest

Make your beauty routine a bajillion times easier with these brilliant ideas.<p>Learn how to make your cheekbones pop, how to conceal under eye circles, and more.

Makeup

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls

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Roasted Balsamic Veggie Rolls [Vegan] - One Green Planet

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Year's Best Crime Novels: 2016, by Bill Ott

<b>The Year’s Best Crime Novels: 2016.</b><p>Ott, Bill (author).<p>FEATURE. First published May 1, 2016 (<i>Booklist</i>).<p>Comic caper novels, psychological thrillers, …

Books

Your fall fitness workout plan—customized by Emily Skye

Letting go of your normal routine is part of what makes summer blissful. Beach days, travel plans, and backyard barbecues often take precedence over …

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Not a chef? Make good food anyway with 7 kitchen gadgets smarter than you are

You don’t have to be a good cook to get a meal — and no, we’re not talking about takeout. With smart pans, smart scales, smart ovens, and precision …

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The Nomatic Travel Bag is perfect for quick-trip travelers

When you travel for work, you have to deal with airports, cabs, walking, buses, trains, subways, and any other mode of transport you’re stuck with in …

Best Steak Marinade in Existence Recipe

"This is a family recipe that has been developed only over the last 5 years. In this short time it's made me famous in our close circle, but until …