Michelle Haiduk

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Scientists Hope To Extend Your Dog's Life With Anti-Aging Pill

You may not need to go all "Pet Sematary" to keep Fido around.<p>The quest to find the Fountain of Youth is still alive and well. But today, its pursuers are molecular biologists rather than conquistadors, and instead of a fountain, the key to long-lasting life may come in the form of a simple …

Pets

Nachos with All the Fixings

12 Servings<p>Prep Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>Layering the chips and fillings is key for an optimal cheese-to-crunch ratio.<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>3 9-ounce bags tortilla chips<p>Beer-Braised Carnitas (click recipe)<p>2 15-ounce cans black beans, rinsed<p>1 large white …

Nachos

Dinner Tonight: Celery Soup + Anchovy Butter Toast

You might not think to put these two together, but we urge you to give it a try. We did, and now there's no turning back; the soup is creamy and light, and the anchovy butter toast is salty and just a little sweet. Together, these two make a killer pair, the perfect meal to celebrate the start of …

Food Preservation

Introducing the 9-bottle bar! A guide to building a small (yet mighty) home bar: http://thekitc.hn/1cxOh56 How many of these bottles do you already have?

12 WTF Things at the New York Toy Fair

NEW YORK — The 2014 American International Toy Fair this week ushered in a collection of the hottest toys due out this year — from a Siri-like teddy …

How To Be Happy—Right Now

It's the universal quest. And it might be way easier to embrace than you think.<p><b>1. Be nice to yourself.</b> "Sometimes the biggest bully you know is you," says Gabrielle Bernstein, author of the New York Times bestseller <i>May Cause Miracles</i>. "Every thought is an affirmation either lifting you up or …

Everything You Need to Make 2014 Your Best Year Yet Is Right Here!

Have you whitened those choppers? You're about to be smiling big-time. We've got stories packed with easy, mood-boosting ways to rethink your …

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French Onion Grilled Cheese

French onion soup has ruined more than one article of clothing since its invention. You can't wait to dig in, and as soon as you press the spoon into …

29 Miraculous Foods To Make For Hanukkah

One bite of chicken liver paté on toast with maple syrup apples is almost as miraculous as that tiny flask of oil that lasted eight days.

Latkes

The Best Scene From A Christmas Story Honored In Statue Form

Mention <i>A Christmas Story</i> and immediately everyone starts talking about that unforgettable flagpole scene. You know, the one where Flick is …

13 Amazing Uses For Baking Soda You Should Know

Baking soda is one of the many household goods that is always lying around, yet we barely get any use out of it. (Cleaning and baking aren't exactly high on our list of priorities these days.) But ever since Emma Stone told French Elle that she exfoliates her skin with the powdery white stuff, …

24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

Cooking

How to Infuse Your Booze With Halloween Candy

Quick: look over both shoulders. Are the kids out of the room? Great. Then listen up: you don't have to let the kids take Halloween away from you anymore. Sure, let the little whipper snappers put on plastic masks and go begging across the neighborhood for penny taffy. You can even wear a smile …

Papas con Rajas (Sautéed Potatoes and Chiles)

Place potatoes in a 4-qt. saucepan and cover with water by 1"; bring to a boil over high heat, and cook until just tender, about 20 minutes. Drain, …

Potatoes

9 Pantry Items that Double as Cleaning Tools

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Household cleaners don't have to be complicated, in fact, they can come straight out of your pantry.</i><p>With holiday season right around the corner, it’s …

Coffee Grinders

The Secret Of Wendy's Social Media Success: Massive Stupidity

Many big fast-food chains have tried to create successful Facebook or Twitter marketing campaigns — and flubbed it. Burger King chose an unfortunate Twitter hashtag in a recent attempt to publicize its new lower-fat Satisfries, and McDonald’s got rude responses to Twitter campaigns instead of …

Instagram Becoming Hot New Marketplace for Unrestricted Gun Sales

From antique pistols to high-powered assault rifles, Instagram has emerged as the leading online marketplace for guns. And, even more troubling, it …

How to Make a Festive Fringe Photo Backdrop

What’s a party without a good photo backdrop? Whether this goes behind your dessert table or behind a photo booth, this fringed backdrop is just what you need to take your party to 11. Best of all, all you really need is tissue paper, poster board, and tape to make it happen.<p>Oh, and you’d probably …

Facebook's Rapidly Declining Popularity With Teens In 1 Chart

<b>“I got mine [Facebook account] around sixth grade. And I was really obsessed with it for a while. Then towards eighth grade, I kind of just -- once you get into Twitter, if you make a Twitter and an Instagram, then you'll just kind of forget about Facebook, is what I did.”</b><p><i>- Female, age 14, from the</i> …

No. 1 Patterned Paint Roller from The Painted House

Description<p>These patterned paint rollers from The Painted House, based in the UK, come in a range of different designs. Each design roller is reusable and interchangeable, and can be used with either the fabric applicator or the wall & paper applicator. You can use them on walls, perk up old wooden …

How Software Will Make Computer Shopping Obsolete

Soon, you'll wirelessly pack your new system onto your old one.<p>Every new computer comes with one guarantee: There will be a faster, shinier, newer model in short order—and you will fawn over it. It's hard not to. Processors double in power every 18 months, and other parts turn over even more …

Essentials to Getting Started with Low-Light and Night Photography

Low-light and night photography follow the same basic fundamentals of photography but there are some techniques that are more prevalent and worth …