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10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Slow Cooker Recipes: 20 Warming Soups for a Frosty Day

Ah, winter. It's bliss-sparkling ice-covered trees abound, making us long for warm places to curl up inside, and sip on warm liquids. It's time to grab your slow cooker and pour in the ingredients to craft a steamy slow cooked concoction that will warm up your dinner table tonight. Try one of our …

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20 Quick and Easy Dinners in 25 Minutes or Less

Gallery20 Quick and Easy Dinners in 25 Minutes or Less<p>Not everybody is in a position to devote an hour or more to prepare an elaborate dinner, especially on a weeknight. That's why we've dipped into our recipe archives to find meals that are both seriously quick and seriously tasty.<p>In this roundup, …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In December

Might as well just leave your oven on all month.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>(This will vary depending on time of the month and where you live.)<p>Apples<p>Beets<p>Bok choy<p>Broccoli<p>Brussels sprouts<p>Cabbage<p>Carrots<p>Cauliflower<p>Bitter …

Thankful For Leftover Turkey Jambalaya Recipe on Food52

Sorry, Folks, Rich People Actually Don't 'Create The Jobs'

In this war of words (and classes), one thing has been repeated so often that many people now regard it as fact.<p>"Rich people create the jobs."<p>Specifically, by starting and directing America's companies, entrepreneurs and rich investors create the jobs that sustain everyone else.<p>This statement is …

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36 Clever Gifts For Food Lovers That You'll Want To Keep For Yourself

Give me a ceramic Chihuahua to hold my tacos or give me death.

Pope Francis: Capitalism is “a new tyranny”

<b>(AP/Gregorio Borgia)</b><p>“The culture of prosperity deadens us,” the pope writes in a document laying out the platform for his papacy<p>Katie McDonough<p>November 26, 2013 6:08pm (UTC)<p>Pope Francis on Tuesday called capitalism "a new tyranny" and very explicitly called on global leaders to act on poverty and …

Thanksgiving Stuffing Cookies Are About To Blow Your Mind (EXCLUSIVE RECIPE)

Move over, pumpkin pie. There's a new Thanksgiving dessert in town.<p>Here at HuffPost Taste, we field daily PR pitches that shill new food products, ranging from the hideous to the incredible. Unfortunately, most of them err on the side of hideous -- so last year when we read about a cookie made from …

Got the Munchies? Sate Your Hunger with These 20 Recipes

A majority of Americans favor legalizing marijuana—so we've collected 20 recipes to help pot smokers deal with the munchies<p>For the first time ever, a national poll has shown that a majority of Americans—58 percent, in fact—favor the legalization of marijuana. Which means that, if the rest of the …

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11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw

Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat and add olive oil. Cover the pork with the salt, pepper, paprika, onion powder and garlic powder. Sear the …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Pizza Lab: How to Make Ramen Crust Pizza

It looks like pizza, smells like pizza, it even <i>tastes</i> a little like pizza, but it's not pizza. At least, not inasmuch as pizza is defined by its bread-based crust. The slice you are looking at shares much in common with pizza. It's got gooey melted cheese. It's got a robust tomato sauce that …

10 weirdest right-wing Christian conspiracy theories

<b>Pat Robertson (Reuters/Brian Snyder)</b><p>Fundamentalist Christianity is crawling with conspiracy theories, urban legends, and just plain bizarre beliefs<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>September 5, 2013 5:28pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Alternet.<p>For the Christian right, having a “faith-based” worldview …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

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Make This Now: Peach and Ginger Crisp Pie

If peach pie and peach crisp met and had a baby, this crumble-topped pie might be it. What really makes this dessert worth making now is the twist of candied ginger. It's finely diced and added to the oat streusel, giving a zing to every bite.<p>The result is a pie that's got sweet, baked peaches <i>and</i> a …

The First Paintings Of 14 Famous Artists

Before they hit the Louvre, they were just like us. Okay, except they painted brilliant works of art.

How Old Musicians Were When They Made Their Classic Album

There's still some time to make your masterpiece. Just ask Kanye West, M.I.A., and LCD Soundsystem.<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement