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17 Delicious Ways To Eat Toast For Breakfast, Lunch, And Dinner

It's so much more than just toasted bread.<p>I love a good piece of toasty bread with butter, but when you put a topping like mushrooms, beans, or yes, avocado on it, it becomes an easy, inexpensive, yet elevated meal. Yes, meal! You can dress up toast for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and the toppings …

Every Tourist in New Orleans Makes These 11 Mistakes

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: New Orleans is unlike anywhere else on this planet. The city essentially forces you — in the best way …

Boston Brown Bread II Recipe

"This bread is so tasty because the raisins soak overnight and then release their moisture into the bread as it bakes. It's a great bread for raisin …

Southern-Style Two-Squash Casserole

Sometimes two squashes—zucchini and crookneck—are better than one<p>Where to start with a bumper zucchini crop? With a Southern classic—squash casserole. Savannah, Georgia’s Dora Charles, author of <i>A Real Southern Cook In Her Savannah Kitchen,</i> discovered that two squashes, zucchini and good ol’ yellow …

How to apply for an International Driving Permit

While city centers are great and easily accessible by public transit, having the freedom to leave and explore the outskirts of the city is truly …

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

The Secret to Making the Best Banana Pudding Ever

Some people are kind of snobby about their ingredients—I’m embarrassed to admit that I’m one of them. You’ll never find me pulling a premade piecrust …

11 New Ways to Eat Caprese Salad - Chowhound

They say you should never mess with a good thing, but when it comes to what might as well be the National Appetizer of Italy (that’s not actually a …

This No-Cook, Creamy Zucchini-Lime Dressing Is Ready in Seconds

A no-cook sauce with huge flavor? Yes, please! All you need is a blender, zucchini, and some pantry staples, and this super-versatile sauce comes …

Recipes

7 Classic Italian Recipes to Make When You'd Rather Be in Italy

Sure, we'd all love to soak up the summer sun à la Emily Ratajkowski and her insane Italian vacation, but the reality is that we don't all have the …

47 Dinnertime Recipes for Empty Nesters

There’s a lot to get used to when your last child leaves home. For starters, you don’t need to make as much food anymore. These mains and sides for …

Budgeting Doesn’t Work, So Try This Instead

An expert guide on how not to overspend this summer.<p>Congratulations! If you’re reading this article it means you’re (very likely) a real life adult …

The Only Italian Pasta Salad Recipe You Need This Summer

Is there a more quintessential summer side dish than pasta salad? This cool salad keeps well for picnics and potlucks, you can make a big batch to …

Recipes

The 15 Best Healthy Late-Night Snacks

It’s well after dark and your stomach is rumbling.<p>The challenge is figuring out what you can eat that’s quick, tasty and won’t cause you to pack on …

Nutrition

How to Make the Quickest Biscuit-Egg Breakfast Sandwiches Imaginable

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I don't do much baking at home. With a small kitchen and limited counter space, I'm not typically inclined to make any recipe that requires rolling out dough on a flour-dusted work surface. Which is why I was inspired to whip …

How Professional Video Gamers Train for a World Championship

Competitive videogaming is a $1.5 billion industry—with resources to match. A team of top female gamers used the tricks and trainers of an NBA franchise to win the biggest competition of their careers<p>The Philadelphia 76ers’ practice facility is one of the largest and most expensive in the NBA—an …

Wall Street

Top Thai Soup Recipes

Thai soups feature incredible flavors and are ultra comforting - guaranteed to lift your spirits and brighten your mood. These soups make a …

Restaurant Style Egg Drop Soup Recipe

"This Egg Drop soup is born from a love of the soup and MANY trips to my favorite Chinese restaurant (asking them many questions) resulting in this …

5 Health Benefits of Japanese Foods

Health Benefits of Japanese Foods<p>Food is an essential and inevitable part of our lives, not only to live; but also to satiate the appetizing food …

Egg Drop Soup Recipe

This recipes is part of Chinese Restaurant Appetizer Week<p><b>Read more: Chinese Appetizer Recipe Week: Egg Drop Soup</b><p>Ingredients1 quart homemade or store-bought low-sodium chicken broth4 ounces chinese ham, chinese dried sausage, or slab bacon6 scallions, greens thinly sliced, whites left whole1-inch …

3 Reasons It's Smart to Take Social Security Benefits at 62

If you can swing it, there are some very good reasons to not delay starting to collect Social Security. Here are three -- see if they persuade …

10 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Whether you received a new iPhone over the holidays as a gift or treated yourself to one, chances are you’re not using your smartphone to its fullest.<p>After all, with many hundreds of embedded features, not to mention a new operating system (iOS 11), no doubt there are some things you had no idea …

iPhone

You might want to turn yourself into an LLC under the Republican tax plan

There has been an a lot of discussion about how, under the Republican tax plan, highly paid professionals will want to turn themselves into LLCs in order to take advantage of special cuts for business owners. This week, the Tax Policy Center produced the clearest analysis I've seen yet …

Income Tax

How to Stock the Ultimate Sophisticated Southern Pantry - Chowhound

<i>This feature is brought to you by our friends at Stella Artois.</i><p>Southerners may be stereotyped as the genteel, laid back, easy-going types, but if …

This Moist, Cakey Banana Bread Will Win You Friends

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat 2 (9x5-inch) loaf pans with cooking spray or butter; set aside.<p>Place the flour, …

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Crack Bread

The ultimate soup and sandwich combo—creamy tomato soup and a gooey grilled cheese—come together as one in this recipe for an incredible, snackable …

Pork Loin Recipes

Pork loin is a relatively lean and flavorful cut, and it can be found boneless or on the bone. Don't confuse the pork loin roast with the pork …

IRS will decline tax returns without proof of health insurance

The IRS said it will decline any tax returns submitted online if the filer does not fill out the forms about whether you have health insurance, per …

It's official: The 2018 401(k) contribution limit is increasing

For the 2018 tax year, the IRS has increased the employee 401(k) contribution limit to $18,500 to keep up with the rising cost of living. This means savers who want to max out their retirement savings have the ability to contribute an additional $500 to their 401(k) account, which also translates …