Rachel Schneider

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Maple-Walnut-Banana Bread

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°.<p>Step 2<p>Weigh or lightly spoon flours into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine flours, xanthan …

Dessert

Chocolate Breakfast Wreath

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine milk, yeast, and 1/3 cup sugar in bowl of a stand mixer; let stand 5 minutes or until foamy. Gradually add 1 cup flour, …

Baking

An unconventional beef rib roast delivers maximum umami

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>When I was a wee lad, …

Make Your Own Golden Syrup for the Best Pecan Pie of Your Life

Corn syrup is gross. I guess it’s <i>okay</i> in small quantities—say, to give homemade caramels a bit of chew—but it’s too one-note to be a standalone …

Toss Those Heels Aside — These 34 Chic Flats Are Perfect For the Holidays

It's no secret that the holidays can be an exhausting and busy time. One way you can give yourself a break this year is by treating your feet. For your next soiree, trade in those uncomfortable heels for a pair of chic and cozy flats that will dress up any outfit. We made it easy and found a …

Nutty Cream Cheese Frosting

Step 1<p>Bake chopped pecans in a shallow baking pan at 350°, stirring occasionally, 5 to 10 minutes or until toasted. Cool.<p>Step 2<p>Beat cream cheese, …

Dessert

You Can Make This Christmas Gift in Your Slow Cooker

While we're sure you already use your slow cooker to have dinner covered on busy days and to keep dips warm on game day, did you know it can also …

Cooking

Researchers discover aluminum foil actually does improve your wireless speed

Researchers at Dartmouth University have found that a 3D printed shape covered in aluminum foil can improve wireless range and increase Wi-Fi security. The project, which appeared on Eurekalert, involves placing a reflector on and around a Wi-Fi router’s antennae to shape the beam, increasing range …

Wi-Fi

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

Exercise

Applesauce Doughnuts Are an Appropriate Way to Accept Fall | MyRecipes

Fall is coming, whether you like it or not. There’s nothing technically wrong with fall. It’s honestly warmer than most of spring and I know I …

Breakfast

This sleep mask has built-in headphones—and it's magic

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Consumer Tech

Taste Beyond The Tongue

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In a pinch and in need of a quick meal that will please everyone? A one-pan, assemble-and-bake Tex-Mex casserole just might be the answer. It takes …

Cooking

Our best ever apple cake recipes

You can enjoy apple cakes all year round, but we love nothing more than a warm slice with a cup of something hot when the evenings start to draw in. …

Dessert

How Charleston Shoe Co. Is Luring Women With Its Colorful, Easy-to-Wear Looks

You may not find Charleston Shoe Co.’s fashion-comfort stores listed on any travel guides, but they’re fast becoming tourist stops in resort locales …

Travel Guides

These Heels Are So Comfortable I Wear Them Every Day

Honestly, I would wear flip-flops to work every day if I could. I have no patience for shoes that pinch my toes, leave blisters on my heels, or make …

The story of how discarded orange peels turbocharged a Costa Rican forest

Sixteen years after a controversial biodegradation plan allowed 1,000 truckloads of orange peels to be unloaded onto a barren, deforested area of …

Ecology

Lose 10 Pounds in One Week With This Fat-Melting, Thyroid Enhancing Diet

Are fish oil and weight loss really connected? University of Brazil scientists have uncovered evidence that ordinary fish oil supplements — the kind …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This anti-chafe stick has saved me from wearing shorts under my dresses

I was eight the first time I realised I had thighs, by which I mean full quads that touched and bubbled out from under my unitard. Every girl in my …

5 Cold, Quick Noodle Salads for the Hungry, Hurried & Hot

If I could, I'd eat a bowl of cold noodle salad every noon and night till the fall winds cometh.<p>Noodles are <b>the softest, squiggliest landing pads for a variety of summer vegetables</b> (not to mention all sorts of cubed cheeses and salty fridge accessories, like capers, olives, and anchovies). Add a …

13 Canvas Sneakers To Wear (and Destroy) Through Summer

The great thing about this time of year (aside from beaches, BBQs, summer Fridays, sun) is how easy it is to look great. With zero layers to contend with and the bar for formality lowered to the point of nonexistence, you can mix or match a few stylish items and you're set for the day. Canvas kicks …

Men's Fashion

5 Adventures Your Teenager Will Love

Once the kids hit their teen years, it’s almost impossible to convince them to go on another family trip that doesn’t include a posse of their …

Cookie Monster's Famous Sugar Cookie Dough

Special equipment: A medium sized mixing bowl Measuring cups and spoons Measuring cups and spoons A fork<p>Put 3/4 cup of butter or margarine (that's a …

Why Durable Luggage Makes the Best Luggage

If you’re traveling and suddenly a wheel comes off your luggage, your trip suddenly becomes a little more difficult. The same goes for when the …

Luggage

Trail Mix Cookies Worth Hiking For

Trail Mix Cookies<p>Makes about 40 (3-inch) cookies<p>2 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats, divided <br>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour <br>1 teaspoon baking powder …

Dessert

Couscous with baked chicken thighs easy to make and so delicious

With Ramadan, Islam’s annual holy month, upon us, I thought I’d offer up some couscous, a dish that originated among North Africa’s Berbers a …

15 Tips for Taking Great Vacation Photos

Tell a story<p>The most engaging vacation photos will tell the story of your trip from start to finish. Taking pictures at key moments, such as …

Rhubarb