Alisen Martin

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17 Movies Streaming On Amazon Prime With Near-Perfect Rotten Tomatoes Scores

If you're in the mood for a really good movie — like, highly rated movies on Rotten Tomatoes — then boy is this a list for you. Even better, these …

Entertainment

Amazing storm timelapse compilation will leave you breathless

Chasing deadly storms is a hobby that might raise some eyebrows. But one redditor has good reason to partake in this dangerous job.<p>"I can't find a …

Omar Allibhoy’s recipe for cauliflower with garlic, vinegar and capers

This cauliflower dish is one I often cook at home: it is simple, light, fresh and full of flavour – the Spanish version of a Chinese stir-fry. My cooking is inspired by growing up in Spain; I learned how to make this dish at my aunt’s house in Madrid. I’m looking at putting it on the spring menu in …

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How to Use Netflix Secret Codes to Find Better Kids’ Entertainment

A major time-saver for family movie night.<p>By<p>Mar 14 2018, 5:47 PM<p>Picking something on Netflix for kids to watch isn’t always the easiest. The …

Parchment Paper or Foil? The Ultimate Guide for Every Cooking Scenario

You’ll never have to guess again.<p>Roasting Veggies in the Oven: Either<p>Parchment paper is safe up to 420°F, so if you are roasting vegetables at a …

15 Lazy Dinners That Involve Just One Skillet

I find that winter makes me more lazy than I'd like to be, thanks to the combination of it getting dark at 5 p.m. and the bitter cold temperatures. …

Cooking

Here's the Hallmark Movie Drinking Game That Will Make Your Holiday Season

If you love Hallmark Christmas movies, this drinking game was made for you.<p>Egg nog, crazy packed mall parking lots, merry music, and, of course Hallmark Christmas movies -- the holiday season wouldn't be the same without any of these! But there's always room for improvement, right? For that reason, …

5 of the Best Make-and-Take Thanksgiving Sides

Growing up, nearly all Thanksgiving dinners were spent at my grandma's house, and in classic potluck style; everyone brought the sides and desserts …

Republican Is Not a Synonym for Racist

Conservatives must reckon with their policies’ discriminatory effects. That would be more likely if liberals stopped carelessly crying bigot.<p>Is American conservatism inherently bigoted? Many conservatives would be enraged by the question. Many liberals suspect the answer is yes.<p>These different …

Snickerdoodle Bread is Pure Heaven

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>2-½ cups of flour.<br>2 tsps of baking powder.<br>½ tsp of salt.<br>2 tsps of cinnamon.<br>1 cup of softened butter.<br>2 cups of sugar.<br>3 eggs.<br>1 tsp of …

Sweet Garlic Chicken in Crock Pot

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>4-6 chicken breasts.<br>1 cup of packed brown sugar.<br>2/4 cup of vinegar.<br>¼ cup of lemon-lime soda.<br>2-3 tbsps of minced garlic.<br>2 tbsps of soy …

Oven-Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Autumn Fruits

All those people who claim to hate Brussels sprouts will like this.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>2 1/2 pounds Brussels sprouts, quartered<br>• 1 medium to large onion, cut …

An Eater’s Guide to Atlanta in 2018

Despite boasting the largest metro area in the region, Atlanta is somewhat overlooked by outsiders who have recently become obsessed with Southern food and culture. Charleston has the Lowcountry, historic buildings, and celebrity chef Sean Brock. Nashville has hot chicken, music row, and, also, …

Coffee Table or Ottoman? Both! 12 Double Duty Hybrids

Here's why I propose everyone have at least one cocktail ottoman in their lifetime (and why I should take my own advice): Every night, I sit down on …

Don't Let Another Summer Go by Without Making Atlantic Beach Pie

<i>With Genius Recipes correspondent Kristen off in a dark, cookie-filled cave somewhere finishing up the Genius Desserts cookbook manuscript, we're re-running our best ever Genius summer desserts. Wish her luck! And make this pie.</i><p>If lemon meringue is the poodle of pies, this one is the scraggly mutt …

Baking

Peanut Butter Banana Brownies Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 8 servings<p>2 ripe bananas<br>• 1 cup (200 g) sugar<br>• ½ cup (115 g) unsalted butter, melted, plus 1 tablespoon<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• ¾ cup (95 g) flour<br>• ¼ cup (30 g) cocoa powder, plus 1 tablespoon<br>• ⅛ teaspoon salt<br>• ½ cup (120 g) creamy peanut butter<p>Preparation<p>Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C).<br>• In a …

How To Make Insanely Good Edible Cookie Dough

With a little trial and error — and lots and lots of dough — I figured it out.<p><i>For</i> Epicurious<i>, by Katherine Sacks.</i><p>It’s hard to find a child (or, um, an adult, TBH) who doesn’t like licking the spoon while mixing cookie dough. Not only is it hard to wait for the baked cookies to be done, but there’s …

The Completely Addictive Method of Roasting Potatoes

Even if you already think you know how to roast potatoes, listen up, because I'd wager that this easy method blows your tried and true out of the water. With two small but significant tweaks, this dinnertime staple goes from good to simply smashing.

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One-Skillet Dinners That Keep Dishwashing to a Minimum

Steak. Chicken. Squash. It's all coming together in just one cast-iron skillet.<p>Unfortunate facts of life: You can't drink an after-dinner beer on your back porch when you're inside scrubbing cutting boards, skillets, plates, and sheet trays at the sink.<p>That's why senior food editor <b>Claire Saffitz</b> …

Cooking

I Used to Think No-Bake Desserts Were BS—Then I Found This Recipe

I grew up in Southern California. Not by the beach or in glitzy L.A., but way, way far inland where it gets VERY hot during the summer. Like, 118 …

50 Of The Best Healthy Dessert Recipes Of All Time

All the sweetness, without all that extra junk.<p>There’s no getting around it, sooner or later the craving for something sweet is going to hit. And when it does, be ready with the best healthy dessert recipes out there. Sure, a little indulgence here and there doesn’t hurt, but eating these healthy …

Healthy Eating

Three More Kids Games that Aren’t Excruciatingly Dull

Games that are meant for kids aren’t usually meant for adults. Sure, you might get some enjoyment solely from playing with the little ones, but the …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The 10 Books Every Gardener Should Read

Unless you’re lucky enough to be surrounded by knowledgeable gardeners—whether they are parents, friends, or neighbors—you can often find yourself …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Red Wine Brownies

<i>Super ridiculously fudgy and moist Red Wine Brownies for when you can’t decide if you want drinks or dessert. Thank you, brownie gods.</i><p>I can’t believe …

Study reveals which moves can take you from disco disaster to dancing queen

Hip-swings, leg moves, arm waggles and staying on the beat are the best moves for women who want to be admired on the dance floor, say psychologists<p>Disco divas looking to tear up the dance floor should ditch the soft sway and plump for the hip-swing, leg moves and an arm waggle or two – according …

Dance

Parmesan Baked Brussels Sprouts

This is a side dish recipe that I make way too often. Brussels sprouts are one of my very favorite vegetables, and these are so easy to make that if …

Brussels Sprouts

Crock Pot Stew Recipes To Get You Through The Winter

Hearty, comforting and easy-to-make meals<p>The slow cooker is a wintertime staple. It whips up some hearty dinners, makes some incredibly easy breakfasts and can even put together a pretty mean chili. And that’s not all. The slow cooker is a master at one of our favorite cold-weather dishes. We’re …

Cooking

These BBQ Ranch Chicken 'Tot'chos Are Even Better Than Nachos

<i>Take 5 is a</i> PEOPLE Food <i>series with a mission: Get a star-worthy meal (or dessert or cocktail) on your table in either 5 minutes or using only 5</i> …

Cooking