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3 tips for the home cook from Thomas Keller

Somehow it’s hard to imagine chef Thomas Keller heating up veggie burgers or tossing together a quick Friday-night supper for the kids. In case you …

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Happy Hour: The Best Mixed Drinks in America

Caring For Your New Bulldog Puppy

Here's a step-by-step guide on how to bring a new puppy into your household, and make him feel welcome and comfortable.<p>Bringing a new puppy into the …

Charlotte Moss's Wine List

Our guest pop-up editor for the November 2013 issue shares her favorite wines. Try a few of these at your next party.<p><b>White:</b><br>2010 One Woman Wines Estate Reserve Chardonnay, $40<p>2008 Baron de Ladoucette, Pouilly-Fume, $95<p>2010 Patz & Hall Chardonnay, $21<p>2010 Hyde de Villaine Chardonnay, $60<p>2011 …

27 Big And Beautiful Bundt Cakes

I like big bundts and I cannot lie.

Smart Tip: Use Shredded Coconut to Find Your Oven's Hot Spot

No matter how expensive or professional, no oven is perfect, so using your oven well is all about figuring out its little quirks and working around …

12 Surprising Foods You Can Make In A Waffle Iron

The test kitchen team at Food Network has been putting some really weird stuff in waffle irons lately. For example: pizza.

26 Songs You Should Add To Your B'day Playlist

Happy birthday to you! Tired of the same old birthday songs? Add these to your birthday playlist!

21 Smoothie Recipes That Are Actually Good

With ingredients like kale, apples, parsley, spinach, kiwi, and avocado, these 21 smoothie recipes are the quickest, easiest way to get in your fruits and veggies.<p><b>Ready in under ten minutes</b> and packed with fruits and veggies, these creamy drinks are our go-to for an easy breakfast (or snack). …

How to Roast a Chicken with Fruit - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Maxwell Ryan is the founder of Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, a daily web magazine all about home cooking and kitchen design. Visit PEOPLE.com</i> …

21 Halloween Party Snacks That Are Pretty Darn Clever

The best way to face your fears is to just eat them.

Classic Breakfast Recipes To Make Mornings Better (PHOTOS)

It may be 'the most important meal of the day,' but that doesn't mean that everyone doesn't get in a breakfast rut every once in a while. We've obsessed over decadent French toast recipes, crazy pancake creations and morning-making burritos, but even we have found ourselves eating the same Greek …

15 Homemade Beauty Recipes

We’ve been on a DIY beauty kick recently with homemade face masks, lip balms, and face scrubs. But there are so many more things you can DIY in your kitchen to use in your beauty routine. Here are a few of our favorite makeup essentials, hair products, and a few luxuries, too. We think an at-home …

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20 No-Sew Styles To Try This Fall

Here at Brit HQ, we’re nuts about no-sew projects, especially when it comes to recycling our wardrobe. We’ve shown you needle and thread-less ways to hack your skirts in the past, and now we’re branching out to seasonal essentials with these 20 no-sew styles fit for fall. You know what they say: …

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Makes about 60 Servings<p>Baking wings yields crisp skin without the mess and constant tending of frying. Divide the wings between our two sauces, or double one sauce recipe and use it on all 60 wings.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buffalo Sauce<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne …

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12 Tips for Perfect Fried Chicken, Plus a Master Recipe

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

8 Unusual Uses For Bananas

Nothing ticks me off more than having to trash bananas that I bought four days earlier. I love the tropical fruit just as much as Baby Bop, but I shouldn't have to force feed myself bananas before they become overripe. But it turns out the old yellow fruit can be made new in the form of homemade …

Chicken Drumstick Recipes: Go Ahead, Eat With Your Hands (PHOTOS)

When it comes to chicken, drumsticks are the perfect section -- they have the finger-food element of wings, but the versatility of breasts. Kids love them, adults love them, and they make for just another way to avoid getting stuck in a chicken recipe rut.<p>Basically, when it comes to dinner foods …

23 Delicious Ways To Drink Whiskey Tonight

Bring on the cold weather.

Jagerbomb Jell-O Shots Recipe To Make For Your Next Party (PHOTO)

We know most people cringe with not-so-fond memories of bright red, green and yellow Jell-O shots scraped from little plastic cups in college. The kind that we ate way too many of in a single night and instantly regretted the next day. But guys, it's time to reconsider this college classic. Jell-O …

Why You Should Mix Honey with Your Alcohol

<b>When an overly bitter cocktail</b> needs a shot of sweetness, there are a number of fixes in a bartender's arsenal. You might think to grab your trusty bottle of simple syrup to take the edge off, but others are adding in a more natural option: honey. In many cocktails, honey's thickness and depth of …

27 Amazingly Easy One-Bowl Desserts

When baking can be this simple, why would you ever mess with multiple bowls?

My Ten-Item Wardrobe Fall/ Winter 2013

Many people, when they first hear about the 10-item wardrobe, feel a range of emotions:<p>curiosity, fear, disbelief, skepticism, and even guilt.<p>Curiosity because, wait: <i>Does that really mean I only have 10 items in my closet?</i><p>Fear because you don't know how the whole process would work. <i>What will people</i> …

Crock-Pot Blueberry Pancake Recipe Is Like Having Dessert for Breakfast

<i>Written by Casey Rackham on CafeMom's blog, The Stir.</i><p>I'm not denying it, chocolate pancakes are great and everything, but in my humble opinion, nothing beats a fluffy pancake stuffed with juicy blueberries. The problem is, I'm pretty awful at flipping pancakes. Instead of a perfect circle, I'm …

10 Crazy Good Crock-Pot Pasta Recipes for Fast & Fabulous Dinners

<i>Written by Julie Ryan Evans on CafeMom's blog, The Stir.</i><p>Is it me, or is Spring time the busiest time of year? I know the winter holidays usually take that honor, but I think Spring may be even more hectic with the end of the school year, planning for summer, and all of the spring activities. For me …

First Listen: Elvis Costello & The Roots, 'Wise Up Ghost'

The new documentary <i>Muscle Shoals</i> recalls how interracial harmony in tumultuous times made possible a new kind of music. Leading African-American artists traveled to North Alabama — not exactly a place they thought they'd be welcome in the civil rights era — to jam with an all-white crew of session …

Overcooked shoe-leather pork chops, be gone! This is how you do it right: http://thekitc.hn/1aj8Twt

This long weekend you probably, definitely need to make these jello shots: http://thekitc.hn/148dM3o

What are you drinking this long weekend? This sparkling cojito cocktial (read: mint, rum, seltzer) is both refreshing and easy to make for large groups - http://bit.ly/1dXiisM

White Wine Sangria Jelly Shots

<b>White Wine Sangria Jelly Shots</b><p>Recommended Pan: 1 lb loaf pan, approximately 8" x 4" (or flexible silicon molds)<p>Implements: Muddler and a cocktail shaker<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup white wine (use what you have on hand, chardonnay, sauvignon blanc, pinot grigio, etc.)<br>• Chopped fruit, to fill cocktail shaker ½ full (lemon, lime, orange, white and red grapes)<br>• 1/8 cup water<br>• 1/8 cup frozen lemonade concentrate (thawed)<br>• ¼ cup fresh squeezed orange juice<br>• ¼ cup club soda (or lemon lime soda, sparkling lemonade, etc)<br>• 2 ½ …