Catherine Hollembeak

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We dug through our holiday cookie recipes and here are the 11 favorites

My daughter loves the spritz cookies. A girlfriend begs me to make her an extra batch of jam buttons. Year after year, the rolled shortbread cookies …

Pakistan hangs Shafqat Hussain despite claim he was a child at time of crime

The family of a man hanged in Pakistan despite claims he was a minor at the time of his crime have hit out at the justice system as human rights activists declared it a “deeply sad day” for a country seeing a surge in the number of executions.<p>Shafqat Hussain, whose execution had been repeatedly …

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Ashley Judd vows to press charges against Twitter trolls

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ashley Judd is taking on Twitter trolls, who she says make social media an unsafe space with violent threats.<p>Her vow to fight online harassment came after she says she was attacked for expressing an unpopular opinion about a basketball game on Twitter.<p>Judd, a diehard Kentucky Wildcats fan …

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11 Futuristic Kitchen Gadgets That Will Change The Way You Cook

These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.<p>These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.

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10 Picky Eater-Approved Recipes (That You'll Love Too)

The recipes that I get most excited to share are the ones that appeal to my kids as much as they appeal to me -- and let's face it, that's not frequently the case! Here are 10 favorite dinner recipes that have all gotten the thumbs-up from my picky eaters.<p><b>1. Parmesan Crusted Chicken</b><p>This is a great …

9 Ways to Fancy Up Your Pies

My sincere love of pie has had me experimenting in the kitchen for years. I’ve eaten my share of last slices straight from the pie plate at midnight. And many, many pies later, I’ve discovered a few surprises. The truth is, there are tons of ways to take your pie up a notch, without even straying …

Impress Your Guests with this Slow-Roasted Pork

This slow-roasted pork shoulder is succulent, tender, and delicious—totally worth spending a few hours on<p>What better way to wind down the week than with this mouthwatering pork recipe? Slow-roasted and succulent, tender but easy to slice, impressive for a dinner party but equally great as a family …

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5 Ridiculously Easy Gourmet Dinner Recipes

Gourmet dinners don't have to be complicated -- in fact, sometimes simple is best!<p><b>1. Broiled Spicy Chicken Thighs with Sweet and Tangy Honey Glaze</b><p>Inspired by one of the most popular <i>Cooking Light</i> chicken recipes, this dish is full of flavor and and incredibly easy to prepare. The chicken is first …

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Self-Rising Biscuits

This is a very old, <i>very</i> easy biscuit recipe for those times you don’t have a second to waste. They’re sometimes called Southern Biscuits, sometimes …

Fish Tacos with Pomegranate Salsa: Why Home Cooking is Important

My sophomore year of college, I had a revelation: that I had the power to feed myself. And I’m not talking about grabbing burritos from the local …

How to Make a Crêpe Cake

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>T</i><i>oday: What's more impressive than homemade crêpes? Twenty homemade crêpes layered with pastry cream. (It's easy, we …

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8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>With fall in full swing, your blog feed is most likely inundated with hearty seasonal dishes like soup, pumpkin cheesecake, and pot pie. But if you're …

Repurpose That Muffin Tin to Make the Perfect Apple Pie

<i>By Dennis Prescott</i><p><i>Photo © Dennis Prescott</i><p>For me, there are few things better than warm apple pie and vanilla ice cream. It's the perfect comfort food. This version allows guests to have their own individual pies. And let's be honest, when it comes to pie, sharing is hard. This solves that</b> …

A restaurant chef's advice to his sons: Cook at home most of the time

Before chef Cal Peternell's oldest son went to college, they reviewed how to make roasted chicken and other dishes they frequently made at home. But …

5 Unexpected Ways to Use Plastic Wrap

Tasting Table | Jolene Bouchon<p>Plastic wrap: It isn't just for (barely) covering casseroles anymore. In fact, the stretchy stuff can be more useful when put to work in other, more unexpected ways. Try one of these tricks:<p>Controlled ripening: Some fruits, like apples, avocados, cantaloupes and …

Your homemade vegetable stock will taste better than these 6 store brands

Friday Cocktails: Horse & Carriage

An effervescent gin punch that makes a perfect party cocktail for any season<p>I'm always on the lookout for large-format cocktail recipes to shake up …

Halloween Entertaining

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/article/-/Halloween-Entertaining<p>article<p>Even if you've outgrown ghoulish makeup and pillow cases filled with snickers, …

Sunday Supper: Oven-Roasted Tomato Sauce With Salami, Olives, and Pecorino

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Everyone needs a go-to dish, whether it's creamy mac and cheese or a properly seared steak. For me, it's tomato sauce made with sweet, oven-roasted cherry tomatoes. It's never failed me, and it's a dish I've made in various configurations depending …

4 Wildcard-Winning Recipes

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we announce a new Wildcard winner. It's a recipe that may not have won -- or even been entered in -- a contest, but that we know, love, and can't keep to ourselves. Every other Saturday, we'll review our most recent favorites.</i><p>Thanks to our community, we've got four more …

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Make the Best Stromboli Ever

If you have 30 minutes, you have enough time to cook this feast.<p>I used to feel high and mighty when I started creating specialty pizzas, using fresh dough and exotic ingredients to help me kick delivery pies to the curb. 

Yet, despite my new love for real pizza, I still hit the local Italian joint …

5 Fruits You Should Definitely Try on Pizza

Swooping in from Philly for an NYCWFF pizza party last night, chef Marc Vetri stood out with some unusual and delicious toppings.<p>Fresh, gooey cheeses …

21 Delicious Recipes To Make With Overripe Bananas

An overripe banana is a blessing, not a curse.<p>Of all the produce that can go bad in the kitchen, the banana is the only one to get excited about. Overripe strawberries and peaches are destined for the compost bin, but overripe bananas provide you with the possibility of many great recipes. They’re …