Annie Santos

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5 Ina Garten Recipes You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

When it comes to entertaining, the Barefoot Contessa is a bonafide queen. Between wowing a crowd and making lovey-dovey meals for her man, Jeffrey, …

Small Bathroom Remodel

Let's say you're remodeling your home. And you dream of a giant, spacious bathroom like this, but that's not going to happen because all of those …

16 Best Mobile Apps That Help You Earn Money for Doing Almost Nothing

Disclosure:<p>Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We’re letting you know because it’s what Honest Abe would do. After all, he is on …

Turn This Corn Salad Into a Week of Meals

Salad isn't the first dish you think of that will hold up through the week. But Sriracha-Lime Corn Salad not only doesn't wilt—it can bend to be the base of so many meals. It's got spice, crunch, and a squeeze of lime to bring it all together. No droopy leaves here.<p><b>Here's how to turn this one</b> …

Cooking

We Tested 5 Pie Crusts to Find the Easiest, Flakiest & Best-Tasting

Are you the type who breaks into hives the minute you think about rolling out pie dough? Or the one who stays calm and cool, your pin gliding across the dough like a Ferrari down the Italian coast?<p>(Or are you the type who's really in it for the eating, not the making? You're welcome here, too. Come …

Baking

This Saucy, Speedy Beef & Broccoli Stir-Fry Will Ruin You For All Others

My mother is one of those amazing, self-taught cooks who never uses any recipes or measurements, which is wonderful if you’re eating her food, but frustrating if you’re trying to learn how to cook like her.<p>One year, I decided to try to document some my favorite recipes of hers. I shadowed her when …

Food & Dining

An Avocado Sandwich With Triple The Flavor (Thanks, Mayo)

In college, I was a member of the Peruvian Student Forum. We had gathered one day to plan an upcoming event, and the discussion quickly turned to food. The group reacted enthusiastically as each member announced the dish he or she was going to bring to this function, until someone mentioned the …

Sandwiches

Over 83,500 Vintage Sewing Patterns Are Now Available Online

McCall's, Butterick, Simplicity. If you were into sewing, or simply spent time as a child rummaging through patterns with your mother at the fabric store, these names will bring on a wave of nostalgia. And now, thanks to a fantastic online collection of vintage sewing patterns, it's time to dust of …

15 Indoor Garden Ideas for Wannabe Gardeners in Small Spaces

No patio? No problem. You can still build a lush summer garden inside your four walls, no matter how much living space you have. We've rounded up …

Gardening

30+ Shortcuts & Strategies to Get Your Home Cleaner Faster

Raise your hand if you wish you could clean your home faster, but you just don't know how to make it work. (I'm raising my hand along with you, if …

The chef of the best restaurant in the world reveals the keys to making the perfect spaghetti marinara

Daniel Humm is the chef of the best restaurant in the world, Eleven Madison Park. Humm believes everyone should know how to make the perfect spaghetti with tomato sauce. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>I'm Daniel Humm and I'm the chef and co-owner of Eleven Madison Park, The NoMad, and Made</i> …

Italian Food

Hamburger and Pasta Skillet

Make this hamburger and pasta skillet dish with egg noodles or pasta. Macaroni or penne pasta -- as pictured -- are both good choices. Tomatoes, …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

Baking

How—and Why—to Use Buckwheat in More of Your Baking

Did you grow up eating buckwheat pancakes and loving (or hating) kasha? Maybe you’ve tasted buckwheat crepes in Brittany, slurped soba noodles in Japanese restaurants, or have a passing acquaintance with blinis and caviar? If so, you might think that you know buckwheat, but...<p>You may not have …

Breakfast

This Genius, Crazy-Good Roast Chicken Has a Funny Little Secret

There are many of us—most famously Julia Child—who would call a simply roasted chicken a perfect food, one that’s hard to imagine improving upon. How many superlatives can we heap on one meal—a perfect roast chicken, made ... perfecter?<p>But, like most things in life, roast chickens don’t only exist …

Cooking

Hold the Cream: How to Make Real-Deal Roman Fettuccine Alfredo

Growing up in Brooklyn, my family would sometimes go to Marco Polo restaurant, where my sister would invariably order the fettuccine Alfredo and I invariably would not. There was almost no food that I found to be too rich, but that platter of cheese-loaded, cream-soaked pasta crossed the line. I …

The No-Knead, No-Fuss Recipe That Will Get You Baking Bread Every Week

This is it: the bread recipe so simple and good, it will get you baking bread every week—even if you’ve never made a loaf in your life. It’s the comforting, no-knead peasant bread that’s ready in as few as 2 hours, unlike other no-knead breads that are ready ... tomorrow.<p>It's the bread that, …

Bread

5 Salad Bases That Last All Week in the Refrigerator

<i>This article originally appeared on TheKitchn.com.</i><p>If you’ve ever bought a big bag of mesclun greens with the hope that it will last all week in your …

The Essential Keys to Making Perfect Sushi Rice

Rice is the most important component of sushi. In fact, the word “sushi” refers to the vinegared rice used for the Japanese dish. If you want to make …

Mushroom Bourguignon with Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes

Pin1.5K<p>Share67<p>Yum56<p>Stumble1<p>Share<p>Email<p>+1<p>Share<p>Flip<p>Tweet<p>Shares 1.6K<p>You guys. Yesterday in some sort of out-of-body (or out-of-mind?) experience, I …

Build a Better Meal Plan with 20 Quick and Tasty Dinners

No matter your schedule, having a quick go-to dinner as a part of your meal plan is one of our favorite strategies to beat the weeknight dinner …

Recipe: Pumpkin Leek Soup With Smoked Paprika

Warm up with this nutrient-dense soup, loaded with essential vitamins and minerals. Smoked paprika gives this dish a kick, but standard paprika …

30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.

Healthy Eating

Blogging for SEO: How to Write Blogs that Rank on Page One

Did you know that the search result in #1 position on Google gets 33% of search traffic? And that page 1 search engine results resulted in 92% of all …

Engines

Rosemary Mashed Vegan Sweet Potatoes Recipe

It’s that time of year, when you may be craving some ooey gooey silky-smooshie yumminess :). I get it- we all want more comfort foods! My <b>Rosemary</b> …

Food

Leftover Rotisserie Chicken Makes an Amazing Ramen Broth

Using already roasted chicken bones is an easy way to make flavorful “brown” stock, and you can use that stock to make a simple, rich ramen broth …

Concrete Lamps And Their Unexpected Warming Effect On Our Homes

We’ve established that wood pendant lamps make spaces feel warm, cozy and inviting so, using that logic, should concrete lamps make a space feel cold …

Interior Design

Skillet Beef and Broccoli Ramen

<i>The best way to enjoy beef and broccoli — over ramen noodles!</i> As soon as the weather starts cooling down I am all about soups, casseroles, and …

Cooking

Head into December with homey, heavenly braised short ribs

Once we've conquered the Thanksgiving turkey, our ovens and palates are primed for heartier, slower-cooking cuts of meat as we head into …

Cooking

Shallot Tarte Tatin

4 servings<p>To make this recipe ahead, let the tart cool in pan, then reheat over medium to soften glaze before inverting.<p>December 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon pine nuts or chopped almonds<p>6 large shallots, peeled, halved lengthwise<p>2 teaspoons vegetable oil<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>¼ cup …

Mushrooms