Debbie Cole

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The Ultimate Guide to the World's Best Barbecue Recipes

Grill your way around the globe<p>In the States, we often think of barbecue as a Dixieland delicacy, but communal round-the-fire cooking is of course …

A definitive guide to the best pie crusts

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 …

Baking

Advice On Quitting Alcohol And Living A Life of Sobriety

Sobriety took me by surprise.<p>I haven’t had an alcoholic drink now since January 1, 2016, just over 20 months of complete abstinence from any alcohol. I knew I needed to quit drinking for my own personal reasons and I thought it would be hard because of the world that we live in. Society, it seems, …

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert Transferred Out Of Prison

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert, who is serving a 15-month prison sentence for hush money payments to cover up sex abuse, has been transferred to a Chicago facility in anticipation of an Aug. 16 release.<p>Hastert started his sentence at a Minnesota prison hospital last June. Now, records from the …

The 5 Best Online Resources to Learn Arts and Crafts

It sounds cliché to say, but it couldn’t be more true—technology is changing the world at a rapid pace. Though this idea can seem overwhelming, it ultimately means great things if you’re pursuing a creative career. Now more than ever, the internet has made it easier to both hone your craft and …

Finish Your Celebratory Meal With Crème Brulée

Crème brulée, the French vanilla custard with a caramelized sugar crust, is one of my all-time favorite treats. If it's on a restaurant's dessert menu, then I can't help but order it. And sometimes, for a special occasion, I'll make it at home.<p>It's not that difficult to make; the technique is …

20 Simple Baking Projects for a Winter Snow Day

A snow day means you suddenly have the whole day to play in the kitchen — hurray! But a snow day also means you can't run out for ingredients, so if …

Mini cheesecake bites recipe

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat your oven to 325°F. Line an 8-inch square baking pan with overhung, crisscrossed pieces of unbleached parchment paper and set it …

Classic Boston Cream Pie

This classic Boston cream pie recipe relies on the familiar combination of golden cake, sweet pastry cream, and smooth chocolate glaze.The post …

Does the coffee cake you make look (and taste) this good?

<b>By Cathy Barrow</b>, <i>Special To The Washington Post</i>Yum Yum Coffee Cake was my grandmother’s secret weapon. Mary Solomon was an excellent baker, and this …

Lemon Blueberry Yogurt Loaf

4.94 from 16 votes<p>Lemon Blueberry Yogurt Loaf<p>Prep Time<p>10 mins<p>Cook Time<p>1 hr<p>Total Time<p>1 hr 10 mins<p>This Lemon Blueberry Yogurt Loaf is moist and …

Library Extension Finds Books At Your Local Library While You Shop On Amazon

Chrome: Amazon may be convenient, but nothing beats free. So, when you’re shopping for books on the site, Library Extension will find those same …

5 exercise ideas for older age

As you get older, physical activity and exercise really helps you stay healthy, active and independent. However, making sure it is fun, and that you …

42 Products On Amazon Our Readers Are Loving Right Now

Dip clips, Matcha masks, scratch and sniff books about wine, and other favorite products from our recent posts.

Women of All Skin Tones Need to Try NYX Cosmetics's Incredible New Foundation

By now, most makeup-lovers know that they can rely on NYX Cosmetics as a resource for testing the latest trends on a budget. The beauty-blogger favorite has just announced another big launch: the Total Control Drop Foundation ($14).<p>The affordable base comes in a dropper bottle, similar to the serum …

Makeup

The 6-Step Process To Train Your Brain To Focus

Do you feel like your attention span is shortening? Stretch and strengthen it with these steps.<p>There’s a growing body of research about how counterproductive multitasking can be. While we may feel like we’re getting more done, the reality is that regular multitasking can leave us with a diminishing …

How to Create a Gorgeous Cheese Plate on a Budget, According to Joanna Gaines

It comes as no surprise that the debut issue of Chip and Joanna Gaines's magazine, <b>The Magnolia Journal</b>, is bursting with inspiration. The first theme of the quarterly publication is hospitality, so in addition to spilling her hosting and hospitality tips, Joanna shares some of her favorite recipes …

The 10 best places to eat cheap food in the Washington area

When people say Washington has finally become a restaurant town, what they really mean is that it’s finally become a <i>chef-driven</i> restaurant town. For years, the area has had an embarrassment of riches when it comes to mom-and-pop eateries founded by immigrants or by locals hungry for something cheap …

17 Creative Spins on Lemon Meringue Pie You Haven't Tried Yet

When it comes to the best pie, lemon meringue deserves a spot at the top of the list. Light and refreshing yet indulgent, the sweet and tart pie is a dessert guaranteed to please a crowd. The best part is there are tons of creative variations that you probably haven't tried yet, like lemon meringue …

Baking

Magic Lemon Pie Recipe

"Lemon Meringue Pie using sweetened condensed milk and bottled lemon juice."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (9 inch) prepared graham cracker crust<p>1/2 cup lemon juice<p>1 …

11 Skincare Products That Work While You Sleep

Sleep is not only for hacking into your creativity — it’s also prime time for your skin to repair itself from all the damage done during the day (they don’t call it beauty rest for nothing!). So when sleeping masks came onto the beauty scene (thanks to Korean beauty brands that have been perfecting …

Skin Care

6 Easy Ways to DIY an Awesome Personalized Gift for Dad

With Father’s Day around the corner, we’re reminded to think about all that Dad has taught us over the years. From clutch life lessons to showing you the true meaning of original hipster style to teaching you how to brew your own beer before you could even drink it (thanks Dad!), I think we can …

Crafting

DIY - Self Watering Tomato Buckets - Quiet Corner

“You can never have too many tomato plants, but what happens when you run out of room in the garden. Tomatoes are probably the most versatile plant …

Gardening

Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

<i>Lightened up breaded baked little chicken bites tossed in delicious buffalo wing sauce, wrapped with quinoa and fresh veggies in a leaf of buttery</i> …

Homemade Floor Cleaner Leaves a Clean and Beautiful Shine

You probably already have all of the ingredients needed to make your <b>homemade floor cleaner</b> — one which gets your floors just as shiny clean as the …

Homemade

Poke Is Having a Moment in San Francisco

The South Bay is crawling with fast casual poke bars, and with the trend spreading across the country, it was only a matter time before it invaded the big city. Set to open in San Francisco shortly are four dedicated poke bars, and a fifth is rumored to be on the way. That’s in addition to the few …

NESTLE® TOLL HOUSE® Chocolate Chip Pie Recipe

"NESTLE® TOLL HOUSE® Chocolate Chip Pie features the sweet, creamy richness of a brown sugar base combined with chopped nuts and delicious chocolate …

20 Motivational Quotes To Help You Get Over A Bad Day

Are you disheartened and disappointed with what life has dished out? Do you face each day with fear and trepidation? Don’t give up. Don’t lose heart. …

Which Airlines Have the Cheapest Airfares?

A new study by the travel-planning site Fareness shows that one airline is way ahead in the race for cheap flights.<p>It's a myth plenty of us plan around: The earlier a flight is booked, the cheaper the fare. But, according to new data from travel-planning startup Fareness', this theory doesn't …