Wanda Craig

604 Flips | 3 Magazines | 16 Likes | 2 Following | 4 Followers | @WandaCraig2015 | I am the author of "Murder in Madden" and "The Last Sale" in the Enid Blackwell mystery series. I live in Columbia, SC.

16 Chicken Recipes to Make in Your 8×8 Square Pan

An 8×8 square pan is one of the most versatile kitchen tools. Use it to whip up desserts, casseroles or one of these delicious chicken recipes.<p>Easy …

Cooking

Writing Apps

<b>by Hayley Milliman</b> Jun 06, 2018<p>There are tons of free writing apps and tools that you can use to improve your writing. Here are ten of our</b> …

Creative Writing

Smoky Lentil Stew

Dried brown lentils are nutrient-packed, inexpensive, and quick-cooking, making this low-fuss stew perfect for a hearty weeknight dinner. A wealth of …

Cooking

22 Things You Can Make in Your Waffle Iron

Let’s not beat around the brunch: Waffles are God’s gift to carb lovers everywhere. But did you know there are actually plenty of other foods you can …

Breakfast

Hoda Kotb Is Obsessed with These Reading Glasses

Do you have a love-hate relationship with your reading glasses? That's about to change. With the giddy excitement of a pre-schooler, Hoda Kotb …

Hoda Kotb

15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

Cooking

Sausage Barley Soup Recipe

"This is a nice soup recipe with a lot of texture and flavor. It is a welcome change for those weeks when there doesn't seem to be a lot of …

Recipes

Pity the fool who can't love pasta fazool

If you’re like me (from New Jersey with a last name ending in a vowel), you very likely grew up eating “pasta fazool,” long before we found out that …

Recipes

Scrumptious Salmon Cakes Recipe

"This is one of my husband's favorite meals."<p>Ingredients<p>2 (14.75 ounce) cans salmon, drained and flaked<p>3/4 cup Italian-seasoned panko (Japanese bread …

Recipes

Low Carb Tortillas | 2 Ingredients!

Add egg whites, coconut flour, baking powder and water in a bowl. Combine well (should be a uniform, watery mixture).<p>Optional: add seasonings and mix.<p>…

Recipes

Tuscan Bean Soup

Now Playing<p>Meatball Marsala 00:53<p>Enjoy meatballs in a Marsala wine and mushroom sauce with this recipe.<p>Now Playing<p>Sheet Pan Brownie-Cookie Bars …

Afternoon Tea

Oven Chicken Kabobs

Learn how to make amazing Chicken Kabobs in the oven! <br>Hey friends! I’m popping in on a busy summer afternoon to share a quick and easy supper recipe …

Recipes

The Story Comes First: Where to Start with Story Structure

I’m a discovery writer: my preferred method of storytelling involves as little outlining as possible. I usually like to start with a group of …

Writing

14 techniques for more thorough proofreading

PR pros put great effort into crafting press releases, building a targeted media list and developing relationships with journalists. Yet even a minor …

Public Relations

Gluten-Free Chocolate Chickpea Cupcakes Recipe

"Delicious gluten-free cake that is a cinch to make. Rave reviews from everyone! No one can tell that the secret ingredient is …

Dessert

How to Turn Great Ideas into Exciting Plots

This is the one thing you need.Eureka!…Now what?Ever so often you get that flash of inspiration, the lightning bolt of FUN IDEA, the quirky character …

Creative Writing

The most common cause of disability is a condition as old as time itself. But is the industry that has built up around scans, injections and opioids a waste of time?<p>My alarm went off one morning about 18 months ago and I woke up to realise I was in agony. It was my back. I tried moving, I tried …

Pain

7-Day 1200-Calorie Meal Plan for Weight Loss

Think a 1200-calorie diet is impossible to follow? Think again.<p>We’ve made sure you won’t feel deprived with these hearty lower-calorie breakfasts, …

Healthy Eating

14 techniques for more thorough proofreading

PR pros put great effort into crafting press releases, building a targeted media list and developing relationships with journalists. Yet even a minor …

Public Relations

8 Simple Coffee Table Styling Tricks Guests Always Notice

While the right artwork, sofa, and lighting choices will speak volumes in a living room, the real heart of the space is the coffee table. It's where …

Home Decorating

49 Recipes You Can Make in a Loaf Pan

Dig out your loaf pan for one of these delicious recipes. We have meatloaf ideas, quick breads, cakes, candies and more that can be easily whipped up …

Breakfast

The billion-dollar romance novel industry is tapping into this loyal group with time and money to spare

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>A community college administrator and psychology professor, Carolyn McCutcheon, 66, still …

Writing

How To Make Buttery Corn on the Cob in the Instant Pot — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

The electric pressure cooker is my new favorite tool for quick summer dinners. It can cook tender ribs in less than an hour, make shredded beef for …

Recipes

Here’s a Collection of Excellent Anthony Bourdain Stories for You to Read

On Friday, the news of Anthony Bourdain’s death at the age of 61 provoked not just an outpouring of love from grateful fans, but a flood of stories …

Anthony Bourdain

Read the 1999 essay that made Anthony Bourdain famous

Bourdain’s first big essay shows off all the things that would make him a great food celebrity.<p>Before Anthony Bourdain was a TV host, he was a memoirist. And before he was a memoirist — before <i>Kitchen Confidential</i>, before <i>Medium Raw</i> — he was an essayist.<p>Actually, technically, Bourdain was first a …

Charisma

The Best Books on Writing, According to Novelists, Poets, and Writing Professors

An introduction to the writer’s library.<p><i>Welcome to</i> <i>Reading Lists</i><i>, comprehensive book guides from the Strategist designed to make you an expert (or at</i> …

Writing

Simple salmon ideas to showcase nature's perfect fish

<i>In How Do You Take Yours?,</i> The Takeout <i>solicits staff and outside expertise for secret tips on improving one dish.</i><p>Salmon is always delicious, but its …

Seafood

Un-Writerly Things Authors Need to Do Anyway (Part Three: Cultivate a Mailing List)

Welcome to the third installment of my series, <i>Un-Writerly Things Authors Need to Do Anyway!</i> In this series, I remind authors that <b>good writing is not</b> …

Writing

Instant Pot Taco Soup

Ridiculously easy to make, <b>Instant Pot Taco Soup</b> is a healthy filling soup which tastes scrumptious as well. Moreover, it gets ready within 30 minutes …

Cooking

Why I Prefer Medium Over Writing Workshops

As an English major in college, I used to participate in lots of writing workshops.I got to take classes on poetry, creative writing, and creative …

Creative Writing