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8 No-Brainer Dinners For Busy Nights

For those nights when you have to hit the kitchen running, it’s handy to have a few stress-free recipes in your back pocket. From Chicken Tacos to Turkey, Spinach & Cheese Meatballs, all of these recipes are easy to fix and guaranteed to please.<p>1. Chicken Tacos<p>My kids <i>love</i> these chicken tacos. …

Teriyaki Chicken Lettuce Cups Are the Refreshingly Simple Supper You’ve Been Looking For

Summer is upon us—and while bikinis and beaches are great, we’re most excited because warm weather means it’s time to start eating with our hands …

This Honey Lemon Chicken Will be Your Go-To on Busy Nights

[1]<p>Honey Lemon Chicken<p>From RecipeTin Eats [2]<p>Ingredients<p><b>Chicken</b><p>2 small chicken breasts — 1 lb/500g in total, at room temperature<br>• Salt and pepper<br>• 3 tbsp. plain flour (or cornstarch / corn flour)<br>• 1/4 tsp. each onion and garlic powder (optional — extra flavor)<p><b>Sauce</b><p>1 1/2 tbsp. butter<br>• 1 tbsp. olive oil<br>• 1 …

Recipes

An Easy 6-Day Plan to Lose 10 Pounds

Get the motivation you need to slim down and stick with it.<p>If you could design your dream diet, what would it include? Lots of variety so meals and snacks never get boring? Plenty of treats? A day to cheat a little? Well, we hear you — and we've worked all that into our program. Follow this easy …

22 Starbucks Copycat Recipes Your Wallet Will Thank You For

One of the hard facts of life is that sometimes your favorite Starbucks drink just doesn’t vibe with your wallet. But that doesn’t mean you have to swear off your coffee addiction altogether. If you look hard enough, there’s <i>actually</i> a Starbucks hiding in your kitchen. Okay, not actually — that …

Coffee

The Top 10 Genius Recipes of 2015 (+ the Ones I'm Hunting in 2016)

Behold! These are the ten Genius Recipes you all (and we all) loved the most in 2015. There aren't too many surprises here—chewy-crisp chocolate chip cookies that happen to be vegan, magically creamy scrambled eggs, and three kinds of chicken (two of them cooked in milk, you smart creatures!). I …

Top 10

4-Ingredients Vegan Bounty Bars

• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• StumbleUpon<br>• Flipboard<br>• Yummly<p><i>Calling all the chocolate bars lovers out there! These homemade vegan bounty bars are so easy to make and</i> …

The Healthy Gooey Black Bean Chocolate Mud Cake!

Yes, there are lilacs in these pictures so I’ve obviously been longing to share this recipe with you ever since early summer. Life happens, projects …

Dessert

Apple Buttermilk Cake w/ Cardamom & Lemon Zest

I bake an apple cake weekly in the fall.<p>We picked these apples in September, and they will stay fresh in my refrigerator crisper drawer for quite a …

This Apple Custard Cake Recipe Will Become Your New Secret Weapon

With this iconic fall recipe, famed baker Sarabeth Levine, of New York's fleet of Sarabeth's restaurants and author of the new <i>Sarabeth's Good Morning</i> …

Casserole Recipes That Are Worth Getting Excited About

These ones are worth a second chance.<p>Casseroles have a bad reputation -- and unjustly so. They're often meet with moans and groans, when really, most of the time, they're actually delicious. The problem with casserole recipes is that no matter how tasty they are, they always look like, well, a …

35 Hearty Fall Recipes That'll Warm You Right Up

Autumn weather calls for serious comfort food.<p>These autumn dishes check off every box. They're filling, easy to make and perfect for a chilly fall day.

Cooking

Ottawa Citizen

A statue of the Buddha at an Ottawa monastery has been restored, six weeks after was vandalized. Police believe vandals removed the head of the …

14 Simple Soup Recipes for Fall

While it pains us to bid farewell to summer backyard bashes and cocktails, fall is already upon us. It’s time for our favorite fall festivities: football, wardrobe changes and autumn eats. And as the weather starts to cool down, we’re definitely starting to develop a hankering for those fall …

Cooking

18 Organizing Ideas That Make the Most Out of Your Cabinets

Get ready to put those doors to work.<p>No matter how much storage space you have (or don't have) in your kitchen, these ideas will help your cabinets live up to their potential — and then some.

Kitchens

20 Indoor Plants for the Small-Space Gardener

All of these beauties are easy to keep alive.<p>If your home wasn't blessed with tons of square footage, that doesn't mean you can't flex your green thumb. All of these plants take up minimal space, require little sun (a <i>must</i> when you only have a few windows to work with), and are basically made for …

Plants

Breakfast Cookies Recipe on Food52

• 5 ounces unsalted butter, at room temperature<br>• 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 5 ounces brown sugar<br>• 4 ounces raw cane sugar<br>• 1 large egg, at room temperature<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla or almond extract<br>• 8 ounces organic sprouted wheat flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 2 ounces old-fashioned rolled oats<br>• 2 …

Dessert

How to Cook a Way Better Chicken Breast (Start By Banishing the Word "Skinless")

This chef is convinced that chicken breast is the best part of the bird—it's all in how he cooks it. Steal his secrets here.<p>Quick, how to make a chicken breast, a.k.a. one of the most common staples in quick and easy weeknight cooking, better? "Add a little butter if you're feeling sassy," says …

Cooking

35 One-Pot Meals Just Right for Dinner Tonight

A flavor-packed triumph, this one-pot wonder pairs lemon-coriander salmon fillets with a bed of rich bacon-flecked orzo.

35 Killer Ways to Use Your Empty Vertical Space

You probably don't even realize how much untapped vertical space you've got in your home and garden. Think about those empty corners, the space above your stove or toilet, the exterior walls behind your flower beds, even the half-an-inch behind your furniture -- all of that space can be used to add …