Vanessa Williams

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5 Copycat Recipes From Your Favorite Restaurants

There's no need to leave your home with these delicious Copycat Recipes! They are super <b>easy</b> to make and best part you're family won't even taste the difference. So get ready to try some of my favorite dishes from my All Time Favorite <b>Restaurants</b>!<p><b>CHIPOTLE'S Slow Cooker Barbacoa</b><p><b>WHOLE FOOD'S Chicken</b> …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

How to Cook Ribs in the Oven for Meaty Satisfaction All Year Long

Just because it's too cold to grill outdoors doesn't meant you can't enjoy juicy, tender, falling-off-the-bone ribs. Here, seven luscious recipes for …

13 Books From 2015 That You Should Read ASAP

Fiction, memoir and books that blur the lines between both.<p>Before the welcome downpour of anticipated fall books rolls in (a new Jonathan Franzen novel? The conclusion to Elena Ferrante's tear-jerking series? We'll be spending the latter half of 2015 huddled up inside, thankyouverymuch), we …

14 Scrumptious Summer Crock Pot Recipes

There’s seriously nothing better coming home to the sweet smell of dinner waiting for you. No, you don’t have to hire a butler to make this a reality. We’re talking crock pots, the ultimate kitchen appliance when it comes to stress-free meals. If you can chop an onion and open a few cans, you can …

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How to Cook Stir-Fried Greens (Plus Bacon!) Without a Recipe

By Chris Morocco<p>Here's how to make easy, excellent stir-fried greens, no complicated recipe—or lengthy ingredient list—required.<p>You know what they say about great artists stealing? Yeah, same goes for home cooks. This approach to stir-fried greens was inspired by our friends at Mission Chinese …

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5 Easy Asian Chicken Recipes

Fish sauce, gochujang, sriracha and soy sauce are all punchy, delicious ingredients that impart an unreal depth of flavor to whatever you're making for dinner. Luckily, in this global age, they are all quite easy to track down at your local supermarket. And what's easier to find at the store than …

Chile-and-Olive-Oil-Fried Egg with Avocado and Sprouts

2 Servings<p>To cook the perfect olive oil–fried egg, make sure the skillet is really hot.<p>January 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup sprouts (such as sunflower, radish, or alfalfa)<p>1 teaspoon fresh lime juice<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 large eggs<p>Crushed red pepper flakes<p>2 sprouted …

Recipes

Mini Moo Shu Pork Pizzas

in Appetizer, Asian, Game Day, Pork 32<p>Welcome back to the Bev Turns Something Into Mini Pizzas Show.<p>You may recall the episode earlier this week …

You've Been Cooking Bacon The Wrong Way Your Whole Life

This way is a game changer tbh.<p>View this post on Facebook

The Spring Recipes You Need To Cook ASAP

There might still be snow on the ground where you live, but regardless of that fact spring has officially arrived. Whether or not you're seeing the physical signs of fresh buds on the trees, the fact is that winter is OVER. Say it with us now: Hallelujah.<p>With that seasonal transition comes all the …

Veggie Side Acts That Just Might Steal Your Dinner Show

<b>11 of the best veggie recipes that even non-vegetarians will love.</b><p><b>Asparagus Flatbread</b><p>As soon as this flatbread comes out of the oven, it's guaranteed to disappear. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Whole Roasted Carrots</b><p>Cumin and mint give it a Moroccan flair, and the roasted onions add sweetness. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Crispy</b> …

25 Traditional Chinese Dishes Everyone Should Learn To Make

No more takeaways for you.

Food & Dining

How to Make the Best Brisket (and Why It Makes Excellent Leftovers)

Red wine-braised brisket has all the makings of a family classic.<p>We’ve been on a bit of a bender lately. A meat bender, that is. Last week we were all about the meatloaf. And now we're diving directly into a pot of big, beautiful, beefy, braised brisket. Whether you make this for a crowd, for a …

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5 things NOT to buy at Costco and Sam’s Club

Slide 1 of 7<p>Many a shopper has walked out of warehouse clubs like Costco COST, +0.39% and Sam’s Club WMT, +0.68% with a receipt containing at least a …

This Is What Mr. Right Looks Like, According to Science

Based on many, many studies, here's what to look for.<p>Ah, science. Where would we be without it? It's put a man on the moon, it's cured polio, it's told us how many licks it actually takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop. But if there's anything in this world that is beyond the reach of cold, …

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.

Chocolate Hamantaschen

The cookies can be stored at room temperature for up to a week.

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Language

Coffee is practically a health food: Myth or fact?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Myth or fact? Coffee is good for you.<p>If you chose fact, you're right. New studies this week add to dozens more reporting the health benefits of coffee, including protection from type 2 diabetes, Parkinson's disease, liver disease, prostate cancer, Alzheimer's, computer back pain and …

Coffee

A Brewing Problem

What's the healthiest way to keep everyone caffeinated?<p>“I don't have one. They're kind of expensive to use,” John Sylvan told me frankly, of Keurig K-Cups, the single-serve brewing pods that have fundamentally changed the coffee experience in recent years. “Plus it’s not like drip coffee is tough …

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The Best Chocolate Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Now and then, I settle on a recipe that I feel needs no improvement. This one is joining that privileged club.It was thanks to an unexpected snow day …

8 easy slow cooker dinner recipes to help beat winter nights

It may not be frigid everywhere, but I think it’s safe to say that plenty of us are winter weary and as done with cooking as we are with gloves with …

Pump up the Party With Cheesy Poutine Poppers

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>As far as I'm concerned, poutine—the Canadian master-creation of brown gravy- and cheese curd-topped fries—are unimpeachable. But I'll admit that it's not necessarily the best finger food for a party, unless you like …

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Breakfast Foods That Will Boost Your Energy All Day

As much as we all aspire to have a smooth, productive morning, for many of us, the likelihood of this actually happening is rather slim. There are so …

Sometimes, you just gotta go for the out of season tomato, put it on some avocado toast, close your eyes, and pretend it's summer. @careypolis is basically living in July right now; 80 degrees and sunny. 80. And sunny.

Kahlua Chocolate Cake

<i>Kahlua Chocolate Cake delivers rich chocolate flavor with warm Kahlua undertones. Two recipes included — a scratch recipe and a doctored box recipe.</i> …