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7 Tips For Kicking Anxiety's Ass

I had my first panic attack at age 20. It was a sunny day, and I was sitting in New York City's Union Square Park. Nothing was wrong. I wasn’t under …

The Answer To Your Mid-Week Dinner Problems

Photo: Courtesy of America's Test Kitchen.<p><i>America's Test Kitchen — a real, 2,500-square-foot test kitchen just outside of Boston — is home to more</i> …

33 Beauty Products We Were Obsessed With In 2013

Being a beauty editor is a pretty tough job. My desk is constantly covered in packages containing the latest and greatest makeup, hair and skincare products that I get to try out before they even hit beauty counters. I kid, I kid...<p>All jokes aside, this year I've managed to experiment with hundreds …

New Orleans folks know a thing or two about the good life (and great food) and these "heavenly" treats are definitely no exception. RECIPE - Heavenly Hash Bars: http://thekitc.hn/1hWLCmN

These gorgeous chocolate truffle shortbread bars will get you through the months between Christmas and Valentine's Day: http://thekitc.hn/ISneUr

15 Natural Beauty DIYs for Under $15

How much money have you shelled out on facial masks, bubble bath, trips to the spa, and “miracle skin rejuvenation” products? Too much? It’s okay, we’re here to curb that spending habit and help you ramp up your inner kitchen witch. We’ve rounded up collection of 15 natural beauty tutorials that …

16 Candy-Colored Necklaces For Spring

Think about it: For as often as you use the phrase "the best of both worlds," how often do you actually <i>get</i> it? As in, how often do you come across a …

5 Best-Loved Fall Muffin Recipes

With the cooler temperatures upon us, it's time to get cozy indoors and fill the kitchen with the enticing aroma of fresh-baked muffins. From Pumpkin Pecan Crunch Muffins to Apple Spice Muffins, these tested and perfected recipes have you covered.<p><b>1. Apple Spice Muffins</b><p>Made partially with whole …

11 Homemade Beauty Recipes For Dry Skin, Rough Heels, Cracked Cuticles & More

Our recipe rolodex is filling up fast thanks to all the homemade beauty treatments we've been testing out. Now that we've stocked our kitchen cupboards and refrigerator bins with fresh finds from the farmer's market, we'd like to get as much use out of our favorite fruits and vegetables. (And we …

Cookie Monster: Caramel Apple Crumb Bars

I went to a wedding a few years ago where out of town guests got awesome snack bags in their hotel rooms. (Yeah—sorry to everyone who went to my destination wedding. You got nothing but love.) One of the treats was a caramel-covered candy apple. I love the combination of apples and caramel, so much …

Pumpkin Dessert Recipes To Sweeten Up Fall (PHOTOS)

Along with copious amounts of candy, the quest for the perfect costume, and an excuse to finally re-watch your favorite childhood movies, pumpkins are one of the most important parts of the Halloween season.<p>Though most of us visit the pumpkin patch to make Jack-O-Lanterns or even roasted pumpkin …

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes Recipe

This recipe is inspired by the Chocolate-Covered Hi-Hats from Elinor Klivans in <i>Cupcakes!</i><p>The recipe for peanut butter buttercream is adapted from <i>Cook's Illustrated.</i><p><b>Notes:</b><p>When preparing buttercream, make sure the butter is soft, or it won't easily incorporate into the buttercream.<br>• If you don't have a …

Cookie Monster: Peanut Butter Oat Cookies with Salted Honey Buttercream

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>About a month ago, fellow SE editor Jamie and I popped into Nolita Mart to chat over a cup of joe. We had already put in our order when I wandered over to the cookie case. "Oh," I said, "those look good." In one glass jar was a …

The Ultimate Greek Salad Recipe

Just like a Caprese salad, a good Greek salad must be made only at the height of summer, when tomatoes are at their peak. To those tomatoes are added crisp and refreshing cucumbers, briny black olives, and just a bit of onion, here quickly pickled to tame its pungency and add pops of acidity to …

Cronut Knockoff Recipe: You Can Make Them At Home! (VIDEO)

We're sure that by now you've at least heard of the cronut. If not, be prepared to have your mind blown. The cronut is a genius combination of our two favorite pastries: the donut and the croissant -- and it's the latest pastry fad to hit New York City. So if you don't live in the city, you're …

Video: How To Make Pillsbury Banana Cream Crescent Donuts At Home

This is a sponsored post paid for by an advertiser; conceived and produced by Serious Eats. Read more about our advertising policy here.<p>Behold the Cronut: half croissant, half doughnut, it's the pastry of the moment across the country. Engineered by Dominique Ansel Bakery in New York, the treat has …

10 Braided Hairstyles to Try at the Beach This Summer

Planning on relaxing by the sea for a few days? We've got you covered as far as your hair is concerned. Try any of these easy-to-DIY braided hairstyles we spied on celebrities...

5 ingredients Easy Crock Pot Pulled Pork Sandwich Recipe

Crock Pot Pulled Pork Sandwich Recipe<p><b>Crock Pot Pulled Pork Sandwich Recipe</b> is one of our favorite crock pot recipes. Here we are and it is Memorial …

Muammara (Walnut-Spice Spread)

Less than 15 minutes<p>Makes 2 cups<p>9 Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups walnuts<br>• 1/2 cup nutritional yeast<br>• 3-4 cloves garlic, mashed<br>• 2 teaspoons cumin<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 …

Edd Kimber's lemon and vanilla fauxnuts recipe

Every day since Dominique Ansel launched the Cronut last month, there have been queues of people lined up outside his New York bakery at 6am. Cronuts …

Korean Kalbi Baby Back Ribs • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p><b>*I recently posted this recipe with the LG Oven Giveaway (hey, I’m giving away an oven!!!) and updated this recipe to include a video on how</b> …

15 Minute Vanilla Bean Donut Holes

donuts donuts and pastries hacks<p>August 22, 2012<p>Although donuts are one of my favorite desserts, I rarely make them because of their time-consuming …

Saturday-Night Hair How-To: Try Out Jennifer Aniston's Side-Bang and Ponytail Combo

Warm summer nights can create some very sad hairstyles.That's why I'm such a fan of creative twists on a chic summer staple: the ponytail. This weekend, why not switch things up with this quick side-bang + ponytail look à la Jennifer Aniston (no scissors needed).<p><b>Step 1:</b><p>Start the ponytail by …

Millionaire's Shortbread

Prep Time 30 minutes<p>Cook Time 40 minutes<p>Total Time 1 hr 10 mins<p>Buttery shortbread is topped with golden dulce de leche and a chocolate glaze for a …

Homemade Twix Bars

Home » Recipes » Dessert » Cookies » Homemade Twix Bars<p>December 17, 2012<p>I still feel sad about Friday’s tragedy. I don’t have children yet, but I …

Fresh Strawberry Buttercream Cupcakes

Home » Recipes » Dessert » Fresh Strawberry Buttercream Cupcakes<p>February 18, 2013<p><i>These Fresh Strawberry Buttercream Cupcakes are the perfect dessert</i> …

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Nanaimo Bar Cupcakes from Butter Baked Goods

6 Comments<p>Photo by Janis Nicolay<p>Today I'm excited to share a very special recipe that came about as Andrea Mazandi of west elm and I were …