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The best pancake recipes

There's no need to wait until Shrove Tuesday to get your pancake fix - these recipes make the perfect weekend brunch.<p>Pancakes are quick, easy and always a crowd-pleaser for breakfast (and lunch, and dinner).<p>Here, we have compiled our our favourite pancake recipes. There really is something for …

Make the Mac and Cheese of Your Dreams by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Homemade macaroni and cheese is way better than the boxed stuff—here's how to make the perfect batch.<p>Boxed macaroni and cheese is easy. But so is whipping up a pan of the homemade version—and it tastes about 1,000 times better. But before you preheat that oven, hear us out: There are a few common …

18 Stuffed Desserts With a Secret Inside

Do you ever struggle with selecting just one confection? With these 18 stuffed dessert recipes you no longer need to make the tough choice between candy, cake, cookies and brownies. Combining several (or all) of these delicious goodies into one sweet mashup is totally the way to go. Scroll through …

Norwegian Recipes: Easy to Make Apple Cake

I love anything apple-cinnamon flavored and with a touch of vanilla ice cream. Apple Cake is heavenly! I actually like to bake, but I am all for the simpler recipes. I don't have the patience if you have to fly through hoops and hassles to get the result. After all, I am in it for the baked goods …

5 Madly Delicious Ways to Make Meatballs

<b>1. Swedish Meatballs</b><p>Delicate, bite-sized and covered in a light cream gravy -- what's not to love about Swedish meatballs? Spear them with toothpicks for a party or spoon them over lightly buttered egg noodles for dinner. Either way, make extra -- they disappear quickly! <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chicken</b> …

Why This Mother Is Still Breast-Feeding Her 6-Year-Old Daughter

And has no plans to stop.<p>Denise Sumpter's 6-year-old daughter Belle is still breast-feeding and Denise says she'll continue do to so until Belle decides it's time to stop.<p>"I'll feed Belle as long as she asks," the 44-year-old mother told <i>Daily Mail</i>.<p>Belle doesn't rely solely on Denise's milk anymore. …

Everything You've Always Wondered About Powdered Sugar But Haven't Wanted To Ask

Powdered sugar is one of those ingredients you probably grew up with and still use frequently, but that you might not be able to fully explain. Why do you use it instead of granulated sugar, and what's the difference between powdered sugar and confectioners sugar? Seriously, we know it makes …

Why You Should Cook An Egg Into Your Oatmeal

When it comes to breakfast, eggs and oatmeal tend to be two different menu items -- the foods are rarely seen together on the same plate. But combining them can increase the happiness of your tastebuds <i>and</i> better your health. It's time we see them as one.<p>The additional protein from the egg will keep …

The 14 Foods You've Been Storing All Wrong

If you find yourself tossing soggy celery and mealy tomatoes in the trash all too often, you're not alone. No one gives you a guidebook on how to store food properly to prolong shelf life and flavor. So, it's no surprise that the average American throws out more than 20 pounds of food per person …

What Exactly Is Mincemeat, Anyway?

If you didn't grow up with mincemeat, chances are you're totally confused about what this food actually is. From the sound of it, one would assume that meat was the main ingredient, but that would be entirely wrong. Well, <i>almost</i> entirely wrong.<p>Mincemeat is (more often than not) just a mixture of …

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How To Make A Keg From A Pumpkin And Throw The Best Party Of All Time

So you want to build a pumpkin keg, do you? You're on the right track -- desire is the first step. Skip the jack 'o lantern this year and give that gourd a purpose beyond looking pretty. Follow the steps below.<p><b>What you'll need:</b> A large pumpkin, a spigot (like one of these), a marker, a basic …

78 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat potatoes every night of the week.<p>When it comes to potatoes, we don't discriminate. Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat 'em every night of the week. Here are 48 of our favorite comforting potatoes recipes to add to your next meal.

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Tutorial: Flannel Halloween face pillows

Tutorial: Flannel Halloween face pillows<p>Christina from Lincoln Street Blog shares a tutorial at Eighteen 25 showing how you can make these cute …

Bang Bang Shrimp

Bang Bang Shrimp from Eclectic Recipes• 1 lb peeled and de-viened shrimp<br>• 1 cup corn starch<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon pepper<br>• 1/2 cup mayonnaise<br>• 1/4 cup …

Drunken Pumpkin Gingerbread Snack Cake

<i>Drunken Pumpkin Gingerbread Snack Cake</i><p>Mike and I sometimes play a game where we list all the places we’d love to live. We both gravitate towards big …

Scallops with Herbed Brown Butter

4 Servings<p>Ask for “dry” scallops at your fish market; they are free of preservatives and release very little liquid while cooking, which is key to getting a good crusty sear in this easy recipe.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lb. sea scallops, side muscle removed<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

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Bubble Rock - Milky Way

A misty morning in Bali makes for a stand-out submission to the 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest. http://on.natgeo.com/YoIW9N Photo by Henry Adam

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Homemade Vanilla Extract in Wax-Sealed Bottles

There must nine hundred and ninety-eleven recipes for homemade vanilla extract online, and I suppose that's why I've never seriously considered …

Cast Iron Cooking: The Easy Pull-Apart Pepperoni Garlic Knots That Will Forever Change How You Entertain

Often when a recipe I'm developing takes inspiration from an original idea—in this case garlic knots—I arrive at something that is different, though perhaps not <i>better</i> than the original. I can safely say that in this case, the pull-apart cheesy pepperoni garlic knots you'll be lifting from your cast …

How to Use All that Pumpkin, Butternut, and Delicata Squash

From frying to roasting and stuffing, here are some creative ways to cook with winter squash.<p>As soon as the first leaf turns orange, it's official: You can't hit a farmers' market, restaurant, or café without seeing a veritable medley of winter squash. While we love (love!) the stuff, one can only …

Apple, Gruyere and Sage Scones

Home > Recipes by Category > Breakfast & Brunch > Scones > Apple, Gruyere and Sage Scones<p>September 16, 2014 // 18 <i>Comments »</i><p>I’ll turn down a doughnut …

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12 Yeasted Bread Recipes to Conquer

Let’s admit something few are willing to: Breads that involve yeast can be a bit intimidating. You’re working with something that’s alive, after all. The risk of disappointment from a loaf that does not rise because the yeast is inactive or the conditions aren’t just right may lead you to take the …

Meatballs & String Beans Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Could meatballs with string beans—a Southern Italian (via New England) taste of summer's end—be the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we're using this new series as an opportunity to</i> …

Ricotta Cheesecake Brownies

Cheesecake brownies are always a crowd pleaser because they combine two desserts into one delicious bite – and one delicious bite that you can pick …

Sweet Potato Fries with Sriracha Crème Fraîche

Makes 4 to 6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 large sweet potatoes, cut into wedges or rounds<p>1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1/2 cup crème fraîche<p>1–2 teaspoons Sriracha<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Preheat oven to 400°. Place sweet potatoes on a baking sheet and drizzle with …