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To Transform Your Weeknight Cooking, Turn On the Instant Pot

<i>(Need more instruction on using your multicooker? Our “How to Use an Instant Pot” guide can help you master the device.)</i><p>The hardest ingredient to find for any weeknight recipe is time. Tuesdays after work just don’t have a lot of it, and it’s not as if you can order it online.<p>A slow cooker can help …

Slow Cookers

Slow Cooker Thai Beef Curry

<b>The challenge:</b> The flavors are always too bland.<p><b>Our solution:</b> It’s true that the long, slow cooking period mellows flavors. But bold spices, in bold …

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Texas Braised Brisket

Special equipment: a slow cooker<p>Serving suggestions:<p>For the beef: Put the garlic and onions into a 6-quart slow cooker. Place the brisket on top. …

Coconut Chicken and Sweet Potato Stew

Pulse the ginger, garlic, jalapeños, juice, paprika, cumin, coriander, turmeric, and water in a food processor fitted with the blade attachment until …

One-Pot Creamy Chicken & Rice Is Basically Lazy Risotto

Melt the butter in a large heavy-bottomed pot or Dutch oven over medium heat. Add the onion, thyme, and 1/2 teaspoon of the salt, and cook, stirring …

Zesty Whole30 Salmon Cakes With Lemon Garlic Asparagus

<i>Zesty herb salmon burgers with lemon asparagus and tzatziki sauce! An easy and delicious whole30 meal that’s ready in 20 minutes! Paleo, whole30, and</i> …

Try Not to Drool: Paleo Lemon Cupcakes With Creamy Coconut Icing

<i>The following post was originally featured on Peanut Butter Fingers and written by Julie Fagan, who is part of POPSUGAR Collective.</i><p>This recipe for Paleo Lemon Cupcakes is a sweet and tangy gluten-free dessert, made with fresh lemon juice and sweetened with honey. Top with your favorite …

Make This 30-Minute Skillet Chicken Saltimbocca Tonight

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and turn on the broiler to high. Meanwhile, cook the chicken and vegetables.<p>Pat the chicken with paper …

Asparagus with Scallops, Browned Butter and Prosciutto

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The Slow Cooker Recipes You've Been Waiting For

Cooking just got easier.<p>The slow cooker is our best friend this time of year. As the days get shorter and we find ourselves low on energy, the slow cooker picks up the slack by cooking dinner for us. Not only can it effortlessly take a big hunk of meat and cook it into a tender meal, but it can do …

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Healthy Desserts Are a Real Thing Because This World Is a Beautiful Place

You don't need processed or refined sugar to have a delicious dessert, and believe it or not, there <i>are</i> healthy desserts out there. In fact, we have at least 70!<p>These recipes feature one of many aspects: try our vegan, gluten-free, Paleo, low-calorie, protein-packed, or dairy-free treats to have a …

15 borderline genius home cleaning hacks you need

Cleaning hacks are popular for a reason, mostly because they make life a whole lot easier and who doesn’t want that? You don’t want to be scrubbing …

2015 All American Recipe Contest Winner

Chicken Avocado Burger<p>Total time:<p>20 min<p>Prep time:<p>10 min<p>Cook time:<p>10 min<p><b>2015 All American Recipe Contest Winner – Favorite 4th of July Recipe</b><p>This easy …

19 Vegan Breakfasts You Can Make in 15 Minutes or Less

When simply getting out the door without mismatched shoes is considered a feat during chaotic weekdays, whipping up a satisfying morning meal seems …

Breakfast

30 books you should read this summer

Summer is the season when, for whatever reason, many of us allow ourselves to be entertained by books again. Maybe it's the appetite for something "light" to read while pool- or beachside, something topical to discuss at the annual family picnic, or something suspenseful and absorbing to ease the …

The Perfect Books To Read On Vacay This Winter

So here's the deal. It's winter. It might be cold out, depending on where you live. But maybe you're planning a little holiday getaway, maybe with …

Chocolate Espresso Almond Butter Bars

<b>These sweet bars may sound like a bit of a mouthful, but they are a delicious, addictive mouthful, no flour needed.</b><p>These Chocolate Espresso Almond …

Dessert

Buttery Spinach-Havarti Bake

• Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Lightly coat a 2-quart rectangular baking dish with cooking spray; set aside. For topping, in a small bowl combine …

How to Create a Cobra Braid—the Newest Fashion Week Hair Trend You Can Wear Every Day

Yep, New York fashion week is still going on. And if you find yourself constantly rolling your eyes over all the high fashion and crazy makeup looks on your Instagram feed, we've got something here that could make you happier. Over the weekend, at the Leanne Marshall show, models wore an awesome …

How to make the perfect chocolate pots

St Valentine’s Day is upon us again, with the usual vanilla menu ranging from the vaguely phallic (asparagus, figs, god-help-us sausages) to the alleged aphrodisiacal (oysters, chillies) via the slightly depressing idea that you can buy love, or at least the pretence of it, with fillet steak and …

Dessert

3 Magical Meals To Make When You're At Your Laziest

The phrase "dump dinner," might sound a little gross, but if you can get over the initial psychological discomfort, the term is actually a weeknight …

Introducing "Cloud Bread," a Slice of Low-Carb, Gluten-Free Heaven

Bread without gluten, carbs, and hardly any sugar? It exists!<p>In a recent trend taking over Pinterest (pins and likes have spiked by 73 percent within the last year, according to She Knows), cloud bread is quickly becoming a favorite among carb-addicts everywhere.<p>Unlike most breads, this one is …

Breakfast

Greek Lemon Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

"I don't have the energy or courage to cater for a living but, if I did, this Greek lemon chicken and potatoes would be one of my go-to entrees, and …

Spicy Hawaiian Carnitas Tacos

The slow cooker is where it’s at these days, especially when it turns out food like these Spicy Hawaiian Carnitas Tacos. I’m all about prep, drop and …

Recipe: Crockpot Chicken Cacciatore with Cauliflower “Rice” | MomSanity

By Emily Saunders<p>Ok, so we can agree that we are ALL super busy and would love nothing more than dinner to appear before our eyes at night, right? …

The Best White Chili With Chicken Recipe

To be frank, I'm not 100% certain where this dish of tender chicken and white beans bound in a creamy, fresh green-chili sauce topped with shredded cheese comes from. In fact, I wouldn't be surprised if the recipe actually <i>originated</i> on the back of a wrapper from a can chopped green chilies. But our …

This Taco Recipe Will Sexually Awaken Your Taste Buds

SALIVATING.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Serves 8-10<p>Ingredients:<p>- 3-4 lb Beef Chuck Roast<p>- 4 Chipotles in Adobo Sauce - Chopped<p>- 5 Cloves Garlic - Chopped<p>- 1 Tbsp. Ground Cumin<p>- 3 tsp Oregano<p>- 1/4 tsp Ground Cloves<p>- 1/2 Cup Beef Broth<p>- 1/4 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar<p>- 1/4 Cup (fresh) Lime Juice<p>- 3 Bay …

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Slow Cooker Spicy Mexican Pineapple Chicken {GF, DF}

<i>Only six key ingredients and a handful of spices required for this one pot low fuss slow cooker spicy Mexican pineapple chicken. The perfect balance</i> …

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