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The Super-Soft Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe Big Ma Didn’t Want Us to Find

<i>Good food is worth a thousand words—sometimes more! In My Family Recipe, a writer shares the story of a single dish they've inherited, and why it's meaningful to them.</i><p>Lerotha Guy, my Big Ma, was everything you could need in a grandmother. She was the matriarch of our bloodline. She kept her …

Dessert

Super Quick Pecan Pie Dessert

This pecan pie is a delicious and healthy recipe that can be a perfect choice for sweet dessert for your kids and family. This pecan pie recipe …

How To Frost Holiday Sugar Cookies

Christmas in the South is a whirlwind of decorating, cooking, baking, and gathering around with the ones we love. Southern households usually smell …

Sweet Potato Almond Bread: Bake a sweet treat with Thanksgiving leftovers

On the day after Thanksgiving, there is a certain segment of the population that enjoys battling the masses to save a few bucks on this year's …

Baking

How To Make Babka

<b>Scald the milk</b>: Heat the milk in a saucepan set over medium-low heat until tiny bubbles form at the edge of the pan, just before it simmers. An …

The best biscuit recipes to wrap you in a warm, buttery hug

A basket full of warm, buttery, flaky biscuits is within your reach this weekend. Try a few, freeze some pre-cut dough for later, or bake them all and take comfort in cracking open a steaming hot mound of bread.<p><i>[You should really make a batch or two of meatballs this weekend]</i><p>Buttermilk Biscuits …

Recipes

How (And Why) To Bake Your Own Artisanal Bread - Chowhound

The days of pre-sliced supermarket sandwich bread are long gone—now, crusty artisan loaves from local millers and bakers reign supreme. These hearty …

Fresh Blackberry Cake Is a Summer Spectacle

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>When I was growing up in Kentucky, blackberry jam cake was something that turned up at just about every picnic and potluck I ever attended, usually in the form of a Bundt cake with …

Spring Roll Bowls Are *the* Deconstructed Food Trend of Summer

What’s not to love about spring rolls? They’re so light and delicious and are loaded with good eats like seared shrimp, crunchy nuts, rainbow veggies, fresh herbs and a nutty citrus sauce. If you love spring rolls as much as we clearly do, you’re going to *heart* them even more deconstructed and …

How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena

The 5-Minute Equipment-Free Total-Body Workout

No time? No equipment? It turns out you also have no excuses.<p>Here's what you need to get fit: 1) five minutes and 2) you.<p>This total-body workout uses super-fast bodyweight moves to torch calories and tone muscles in whatever time you have. The key is going all-out. Perform the first exercise at …

Fitness

6 comedy podcasts to get you through your holiday travels

If you’re going to be stuck at an airport or in traffic, you might as well have something to laugh about<p>Before and after the joy of Thanksgiving comes the slog of Thanksgiving travel. Before you let the slow nausea of a cramped airport set in, or succumb to the desperation of being stuffed into a …

Weekly Meditations for Healthy Sex (Sept. 20-26)

It's vital for mindful acts of emotional and spiritual intimacy to steadily develop as a daily practice for healthy sex. To that end, I've co-authored a book of daily meditations titled <i>Mirror of Intimacy</i> with a colleague at Center for Healthy Sex to help you reach your sexual and relational …

How to Deal With Major Life Changes

The Top Women's Sports Bras

We sweated our ta-tas off in pursuit of the best athletic supporters. Find the right one for you

Women's Sports

Perfect Your Running Form

Follow these three pointers to hit your stride<p>Golfers spend years perfecting their swing, but the average runner never takes lessons on proper form. That's too bad, because the right technique can ultimately help you become faster and more biomechanically efficient, and have fewer injuries. No need …

Biomechanics

The New Workout You HAVE to Try

Putting some bounce in your routine can help you burn more calories—and ward off injury<p>Remember the days you spent bouncing on your childhood friend’s trampoline, competing to see who could jump higher and daring each other to try cool new tricks? Now you have the chance to relive those …

Exercise

It Pays To Exercise

A little sweat can pay off in big ways.<p>How's this for sweat equity: Women who worked out moderately for 20 to 30 minutes three or more times a week earned 9 percent more than those who didn't, according to one study cited in a <i>Journal of Labor Research</i> paper. Here are just a few of the ways exercise …

Woody Allen

Sculpt a Better Butt

Firm your rear and flatten your abs with these 10 easy, effective exercises<p>You're always busting it, saving it, covering it, or laughing it off, but how much time do you actually devote to sculpting your butt? Not enough.Pretty much anytime you're standing on two feet, your glutes and hamstrings …

Biomechanics

Paradise Lost: John and Ann Bender

<i>A brilliant American financier and his exotic wife build a lavish mansion in the jungles of Costa Rica, set up a wildlife preserve, and appear to slowly, steadily lose their minds. A spiral of handguns, angry locals, armed guards, uncut diamonds, abduction plots, and a bedroom blazing with 550</i> …