Amanda Law

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12 Easy Fall Crockpot Recipes That Will Have You Begging for Seconds

It’s no secret that fall is the time of year when cooking becomes more of a welcome endeavor. Once summer’s temperatures have subsided and ovens are …

Cooking

6 Sneaky Ways to Make Your Shoes More Comfortable, According to Podiatrists

Regardless of what kind of trip you’re heading on — a relaxing and quiet beach getaway or a week-long exploration of a few European cities — walking …

Backpacking

14 Comfort Food Makeovers

Grown-Up Mac ’n’ Cheese<p>In our reboot of the childhood favorite, mac ’n’ cheese is made for grown-ups with bacon and gruyère.<p><b>Recipe:</b> Grown-up Mac 'n' …

Cooking

Decorating a New Home? Here Are 5 Resolutions You Should Embrace After a Move

The moving process can be pretty work intensive. If you’re selling, staging your home so that someone will fall in love with it and buy it is a job …

Minimalism

Ahi Poke: The Simple Hawaiian Dish That's Best Made at Home

When I think of tuna salad, my mind doesn't leap to the mayo-based canned-tuna salads of my youth. It doesn't even jump to the classic Niçoise salad with oil-poached tuna and olives. Nope. My first thought is <i>give me the</i> poke<i>.</i><p>Poke (pronounced <i>poh-keh</i>), a raw-fish salad, is like the hamburger of …

10 Breakfast Sandwich Recipes to McMake at Home

When I lived in New York City I had something of a breakfast sandwich problem—it was just too easy to walk to the corner deli and ask for a bacon, egg, and cheese on a roll. I'll always love that bodega classic, but eventually I realized that breakfast sandwiches are a great way to express my own …

Breakfast

The Food Lab: Super-Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Here's another recipe excerpted from my book, The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science! I've been getting requests for my take on buttermilk biscuits for <i>years</i>, so I decided to spend a few weeks perfecting …

The Food Lab Turbo: Easy Fingerling Potato Salad with Creamy Dill Dressing

Dill, potatoes, and sour cream go hand in hand. Just ask any Scandinavian and they'll tell you. That said, most Scandinavian-style potato salads tend to be extraordinarily creamy. This version uses only the barest touch of sour cream, instead relying on good technique to pack the potatoes with …

Kitchn Editors Share Their Favorite Chicken Recipes — Recipe Roundup

The thirst for new chicken recipes on the internet will never be quenched. It doesn't matter that there is a seemingly endless well of recipes to …

Cooking

7 Decorating Mistakes We All Make in Our First Homes

Few things are more exhilarating than moving into your first real home. But as fun as decorating it can be, it's also easy to make a lot of rookie …

Home Decorating

British Columbia road trip: the art of getting lost

The best road trips have few set plans. They’re about the thrill of discovery, of not knowing what comes next. Forget detailed itineraries that look like a shopping list. As Kerouac said: “There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep rolling under the stars.” That’s my kind of road …

Western Canada

This Baked French Toast Lets You Host a Stress-Free Brunch

If you’re looking to host your pals for brunch with minimal effort, consider this baked French toast. Throw it together in minutes; toss it in the oven; and use your extra time to whip up a killer pitcher of Bloody Marys (or maybe even catch a few extra zzz’s!). You and your guests will enjoy a …

The secret to loving your life

Sometimes life sucks. Bad. Really bad. And you feel like you want a refund.<p>But, of course, we need to accept that Life Avenue is going to have its …

Self-help

Seven Tips for Practicing Positive Discipline . Talking With Kids . PBS Parents | PBS

<b>Understand the meaning behind the behavior.</b> Naomi Aldort, the author of "Raising Our Children, Raising Ourselves," says that children want to behave …

6 Made-In-The-USA Brands That Add Unique Decor to Your Home

Our Secret Places to Find Unique Moroccan Rugs

It’s no secret that Moroccan-inspired everything is HUGE right now, and Moroccan rugs may be the most trendy piece of all. Whether you prefer fluffy black and white Beni Ourain styles or colorful flat-weave pieces, they can really make a major impact on a room’s look. There are tons of brands that …

Tired of Overspending on Furniture? This Midcentury Line on Amazon Is So Affordable!

Shelling out thousands for new furniture seems to be the norm these days, but we have a hard time getting on board with that. While there are a number of more affordable retailers out there, they seem to always lack in quality. We haven't lost all hope, though, because we recently discovered Rivet, …

Why I Sold Both of My Instant Pots (and What I Got Instead)

I admit it: I am a kitchen appliance junkie. I have been for more than a decade, since I fell in love with cooking. I want to buy nearly everything …

Stretch Your Dollar: DIY Instagram Canvas Prints

If you love snapping cool pictures with your smartphone using Instagram but don't know what to do with those square shots, then try making your own canvas print. Instead of tossing down the cash for square picture frames or paying up to $20 a pop for a professional small canvas print, try this easy …

Our 10 Most-Saved Recipes for Your Next Potluck — Recipes from The Kitchn

We like to think of May as the official kickoff to potluck season. The month always brings its fair share of parties with it, which only seem to …

Legendary, Crispy-As-Heck Chicken Thighs We'd Want for Dinner Any Night

We first told you about Canal House’s rule-breaking chicken thighs in 2015. Then, our <b>Genius Recipes</b> fearless leader Kristen Miglore described the skin as “impossibly crisp, enough so to satisfy your darkest fried chicken cravings.”<p>But they’re way easier than frying.<p>First, you take everything you …

The $1 Meal I Make Time & Time (& Time) Again

<i>As Food52 gets older (and wiser), and our archive of recipes grows, we’re making the effort to revisit some gold recipes. Today, we're featuring edamame2003's rich, creamy porridge that will keep you and your wallet full.</i><p>My first memory of <i>khao tom</i> was when I lived with my grandmother in Thailand as …

Winners don't chase stock tips. They build a strategy for their investments

Investment ideas are more abundant than the cottonwood fluff blowing around the Puget Sound area this time of year.<p>Media from CNBC to Barron’s or …

The Best Restaurants in San Diego

Save Place<p>Given the lines you’ll almost inevitably find at the original Puesto—an authentic taqueria so beloved, it’s expanding into a small SoCal …

8 Ways to Teach Teens Anger Management Skills

Whether your teen throws his smartphone against the wall when he's frustrated an app won't work, or he yells and swears when he doesn't get his way, …

Emotional Intelligence

13 easy, legitimate ways to make extra money this month — that you probably haven't considered yet

1/<p>Sell your books, DVDs, and tech.<p>Decluttr/Facebook<p>Decluttr is a free and easy way to sell your unwanted CDs, DVDs, games, Blu-Rays, books, LEGO, and …

10 of the Best Street Markets in London

London is blessed with a wealth of famous shopping streets, whether you're on the lookout for antique collectibles or a gourmet lunch. Here are 10 of …

Should You Form An LLC Or An S-Corp, And What's The Difference?

Limited liability company (LLC) or S corporation (S-corp)? What do these business structures mean? As a business attorney, I always get the age-old question as to which one is best for you as a budding entrepreneur, balancing issues such as liability and taxation? Simply put, an LLC is a business …

Small Business

11 Best Vanguard Index Funds to Buy for Low-Cost Quality

Vanguard index funds are among the market’s greatest champions of low-cost investing.<p>The company is a pioneer, launching the first index fund – the …