Allyson Byrd

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20 Single-Serve Microwave Desserts For Lazy Girl Weeknights

As temperatures drop, instead of venturing out post-work, we gear up to buckle down at home. And the only thing left to complete our couch-bound, …

Dessert

Lemon Zucchini Bars Recipe

"This snack cake is a good use for that bumper zucchini crop!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/4 cups white sugar<p>1 cup vegetable oil<p>3 eggs<p>2 teaspoons lemon zest<p>1/4 cup …

This Gorgeous Summer Citrus Jar is Actually a Natural Bug Repellent You Can Easily DIY

It isn’t summer if you don’t get a little R&R outside with a book or a barbecue — but often, pesky bugs ruin those plans and force you back in doors. …

The Orange-Scented Olive Oil Cake I Make 2 Loaves at a Time

There is a category of cake that I call "Korean <i>ajumma</i> cake." An ajumma refers to a married Korean woman of a certain age (usually middle age); it's as much a term of respect as it is one of endearment.<p>In my mind, these cakes fall into the easy-to-eat variety of sponge cakes, pound cakes, jelly …

This 30-Minute Creamy Chicken Skillet Is a Weeknight Win — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

How to Invest $1,000 a Month

Here's your step-by-step guide to building lasting wealth.<p>If you invested $1,000 per month and earned the historic market return, how much money …

This 15-Minute Trader Joe's Skillet Is a Dinner Dream

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Trader Joe's

Sensational 3-Ingredient Slow-Cooker Recipes

From appetizers to desserts.<p>The slow cooker is a wonderful, helpful kitchen tool (most of the time). Slow cookers ensure busy cooks that they, too, …

Slow Cookers

Go Carb-Free (but Keep the Flavor) With This Everything Bagel Frittata

There was a period in my life when I ate an everything bagel egg sandwich every day. I frequented the coffee cart on my street so often, the guy working there would practically have them waiting for me. He’d always hand me my order with a serving of serious side-eye, but any embarrassment I felt …

A Microwave Makes Homemade Beef Jerky a Snap in this Mad Genius Tip

Homemade beef jerky is delicious, says <i>Food & Wine</i> Culinary Director Justin Chapple, but he also knows there's one big issue with the process of …

16 Slow Cooker Recipes You Can Make Once And Freeze All Winter

Just reheat and enjoy.

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

The ‘Gold Standard’ Meat Sauce

When Marcella Hazan, the cookbook author who revolutionized the way Americans cook Italian food, died in September 2013, The Times asked readers to submit their favorites of her recipes. Many wrote in to sing the praises of her famous (and contentious) red sauce made with just four ingredients — …

Italian Food

The Fastest Way to Make Your House Smell Amazing

The holiday season means lots of things, namely food, celebrations and the arrival of guests. We bet you’ve tidied up the living room and prepped the …

Holiday Recipes

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

Bitcoin

12 Yule Log Recipes For Christmas 2017 That You Need To Try Out

It may look like more of a baking show obstacle than an at-home achievable treat, but the Yule Log <i>is</i> possible in your own kitchen. Tis the season for …

25 Books Everyone Should Read, According to TED Speakers

Whether you're looking for gift ideas or suggestions for your own reading, TED speakers have you covered.<p>Back in May, just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read …

Old-Fashioned Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place chicken, celery, and carrots in a Dutch oven; add water and 2 teaspoons of the salt. Bring to a boil over high; cover, …

10 Homemade Pop Tarts to Warm You Up on Winter Mornings

Top three festive hacks for your slow cooker

<b>If you’re planning some festive gatherings, or simply like to have an endless supply of mulled goodness over the Christmas period, the humble slow</b> …

Slow Cookers

Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

jump to recipe November 6, 2017<p><i>This EASY flavorful bolognese sauce recipe is made quickly in a slow cooker or crockpot with minimal ingredients! Pin</i> …

19 Dinner Party Ideas That Look Fancy but Don’t Take Much Effort

Dinner parties always seem like a great idea. Good food, good company, no corkage fees, no need to even leave your home… but if you’re the host, they …

Slow Cooker Lasagna

For the meat mixture: In a large skillet over medium-high heat, add the olive oil and onion and saute for 5 minutes. Add the ground beef, sausage and …

31 Hilarious Tweets From A Dad Who’s Ready For Anything

James Breakwell shares his funny parenting experiences.<p>James Breakwell is perhaps best known in the parenting world by his Twitter handle, @XplodingUnicorn, where he tweets about his hilarious experiences as a dad.<p>According to Breakwell, the Exploding Unicorn name came from a line in a fake …

Parenting

The Sisterhood of the Exact Same Pants

For sorority girls, clothes become a shorthand for identity.<p>Three young women, dressed identically, stand in front of a large door. They yell-announce their names, their elected titles. They confess that they’ve been waiting for you all summer (<i>they have?</i>) and are so glad you’re finally here. The …

These Freezer-to-Table Recipes Prove the Freezer Is Your BFF

My freezer door gets opened multiple times a day. Frozen foods are my secret weapon against food waste, food boredom, and, most importantly, ordering …

Cooking

The Great British Baking Show's Paul Hollywood shares his Victoria Sponge recipe

Every once in a while we want to do more than just salivate while watching <i>The Great British Baking Show</i> — we want to taste those treats for real! So …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

These 6 Microwaveable Desserts Are Genius For When Sugar Cravings Strike

These will change. your. life.<p>View this post on Facebook<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 tablespoons butter<p>1 tablespoon brown sugar<p>1 tablespoon granulated sugar<p>⅛ teaspoon salt<p>¼ teaspoon baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon vanilla<p>3 tablespoons flour<p>2 tablespoons chocolate chips<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Add butter, sugars, baking powder, salt, …