Valerie Michalski

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3 Reasons to Retire as Early as You Can

Are you forgetting about one of your most valuable assets in life?<p>Time is one of the most valuable assets at your disposal. Unfortunately, many …

Autoslide Smart Tag Pet Door Kit

The Autoslide Automatic Patio Door Starter Kit is the first step in automating your existing sliding doors. It provides easy access for anyone …

How To Replace An Egg In Baking | 1 Minute Tips | Four Spoons Bakery

1:01<p>Nicole Knegt of Four Spoons Bakery shows you how to replace eggs in your baking to make it vegan and gluten free. All in just one minute flat.<p>For …

You Need a Mini Cast Iron Pan

It’s a pretty popular culinary opinion that everyone should own a cast iron pan, but I am of the opinion that everyone should also own a <i>mini</i> cast …

7 Edible Shot Glasses You Should Make

7 Edible Shot Glasses That Will Go Great With Your Next Party<p>Food...shot shot shot shot shot shot?<p>February 05, 2018<p>Sure, dousing a shot of alcohol is …

Trader Joe’s Just Released a Deep-Dish Chocolate-Chip Cookie and...That’s All

In our book, Trader Joe's can do no wrong. And neither can deep-dish foods, cookies or chocolate chips...which is why we're freaking out that our …

This Pudding-Meets-Cake Is Your Go-To Easy Chocolate Dessert

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F.<p>Lightly coat inside of 4 (6-ounce) ramekins with butter; place on a baking sheet and set …

What to Cook Right Now

Good morning. I used to feel guilty about how, some time at the top or middle of most weeks, I’d have a loaf of fancy artisanal bread going stale on the counter, left over from a run to this cool bakery or that one on Saturday mornings. Maybe it happens to you, too, sometimes? How often can you …

15 Chinese Food Recipes That Taste Better Than Takeout

Ditch the kung pao with these easy recipes.<p>February 05, 2018<p>Sometimes I just want to sit in front of Netflix and eat boxes of takeout while I …

Cheater’s Slow-Cooker Beef Bourguignon

1. In a large skillet, cook the bacon over medium heat until crisp, about 5 minutes. Remove from the skillet and transfer to the bowl of a slow …

19 Healthy Sheet Pan Dinners With No Meat

Sheet-pan dinners—or dinners you can make entirely on one sheet pan—are great for so many reasons, but namely their convenience. Part of the reason …

Healthy Eating

Chicken-wing sauces, rubs, and frying tips to make you the party MVP

<i>In How Do You Take Yours?,</i> The Takeout <i>solicits staff and outside expertise for secret tips on improving one dish.</i><p>Having a knockout chicken-wing …

The Beginner's Guide to Pickling

Although pickles have recently experienced a renewed surge in popularity—along with just about every fermented food, from kimchi to kombucha—the …

Country Ham and True Sawmill Gravy

Just add warm buttermilk biscuits<p>The thing about country ham: you don’t have to cook it much if you don’t want to. The highest-cured Southern country hams (sometimes aged as long as eighteen months) can be thinly sliced and eaten raw, like prosciutto. Even the inexpensive packaged slices of pre-cut …

5 recipes for stew meat that aren't stew

Sometimes you just want to try something different.<p>I hit the grocery budget jackpot a few months ago in the meat section of the supermarket. Organic …

The Best Frikin' Party Dip Ever! Recipe

"This dip is hearty and a crowd pleaser. The 'boys' love the spice and the women love how easy it was to make. Serve with tortilla …

8-Minute Double Chocolate Dream Cookies Recipe

These double chocolate dream cookies are so moist, chocolatey and very delicious! Simple and easy to prepare, you can have them as a snack, sweet …

Weekend Recipe: A Hearty Chicken Soup That’s Good for Your Soul and Immune System

When I feel a little run down, I make my restorative Polish-style chicken soup called Rosół, which was taught to me by my great-grandmother to help …

27 Healthy Dinner Recipes That Let Your Oven Do Most of the Work

When terms like <i>bomb cyclone</i>, <i>deep freeze</i>, and <i>arctic air</i> are being used to describe the decidedly frightful weather, you’re probably looking for every …

Cooking

Earl Grey Buns

1. <b>Make the Earl Grey Sugar:</b> Add the sugar and loose-leaf tea to the bowl of a food processor or blender. Pulse until the tea is finely ground and …

Dessert

How to Transform Leftover Potatoes into Shiny New Dinners

As a single person who loves to cook, there are many a week where I eat the same dish over and over (and over) again. But as much as I love leftovers, I also love variety. To balance affordability and flavor fatigue, I turn to dishes that transform into entirely new meals with just a few extra …

Hot Chicken Enchilada Dip

Here’s a big-time favorite: <b>Hot Chicken Enchilada Dip</b><p>As the bowl above indicates, you’re going to want to dish out a good amount of this decadent dip …

Rodale Wellness Is Now Books for Better Living - Books for Better Living

<p>Rodale Wellness has found a new home with Books for Better Living, and we’re excited to welcome you all to our community! With our health and …

Key Lime Pie Jell-O Shots

Boozy mini pies will definitely get the party started.<p>Directions<p>Pour water into a medium-sized saucepan and bring to a boil over high heat. Once …