Susan Murlot

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Vitamix recalling 2 containers after reports of injury

Vitamix is recalling two of its blending containers because the base can detach and expose the blades.<p>According to the Consumer Product Safety …

Williams-Sonoma

Creamy, Cheesy Mushroom Spinach Pasta

Creamy, Cheesy Mushroom Spinach Pasta – sautéed mushrooms and baby spinach tossed with buttered fettucine in a garlicky, parmesan cream sauce. So …

Italian Food

Life During the Viking Era

It has been nearly one thousand years since the last Vikings ventured abroad raiding and pillaging peasant towns and Christian monasteries. Yet the …

Archaeology

Crustless Peach Pies

This no-fuss dessert is an instant classic. It's especially good when peaches are in season. When they're not, there's always Crustless Apple Pie! …

Baking

Vitamix Blender Containers Recalled Due to Laceration Risk

Vitamix recalled about 105,000 blender containers because they can separate from their blade base, exposing the blades and posing a risk of …

Repairs

At Carrier, the Factory Trump Saved, Morale Is Through the Floor

By the time the sun comes up, Nicole Hargrove knows if it’ll be a struggle to meet her quota at the Carrier furnace factory in Indianapolis. Six days a week, she’s on the assembly line by 6 a.m., when a buzzer sounds and starts a shift that is supposed to conclude with 1,100 newly built units. But …

Employment

18 Copycat Cookie Recipes

Skip a stop at the grocery store and bake up a few dozen of these copycat cookie recipes. That means you can get classics like Oreos, Thin Mints, …

Teeth from a Mega-Shark twice the size of a Great White found in Australia

Fossil enthusiast Philip Mullaly was walking along the beach in Victoria Australia when he saw it: a glint in a boulder with quarter of a tooth exposed.<p>"I was immediately excited, it was just perfect and I knew it was an important find that needed to be shared with people," explained Mullaly.<p>He had …

White Shark

Local bartenders compete in Wisconsin's Best Bloody Mary Fest

MADISON, Wis. - During the fourth annual Wisconsin's Best Bloody Mary Fest on Saturday, Sept. 29, at Yahara Bay Distillers, bartenders from bars all …

Alcohol

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …

Consciousness

Uber said raising driver pay couldn’t be done. That’s about to change

<i>Update (4:30pm ET): The New York City council passed first-of-its-kind legislation this afternoon setting a wage floor for ride-hail drivers and capping the number of ride-hail vehicles in the city. Below, our story from before the historic vote.</i><p>Uber drivers make about as much money as minimum wage …

City Politics

An Ode to Half Price Books

It’s amazing that Half Price Books is still standing as other bookstore chains struggle. Borders closed its doors in 2011; holiday sales at Barnes …

14-year-old pulls gun on worker at Mallards Ballpark

<b>MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) –</b> A worker at Madison Mallards Ballpark noticed two young boys inside the ballpark around 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, August 5th.<p>When …

Madison

Chocolate Coffee Buttercream Frosting

This chocolate buttercream is amazing for one reason… it has COFFEE in it! Chocolate Coffee Buttercream is basically the best invention ever.<p>I love …

German Chocolate Cake Roll

Position a rack in the center of the oven and preheat to 350 degrees. Lightly grease a 13-by-18-inch jelly-roll pan; line with parchment paper, …

Dessert

Recipes To Use Up Leftover Egg Whites

182<p>18<p>Frequently, bakers and ice cream-lovers will find themselves with a few too many egg whites. So what to do with all of them? If you’re not sure …

Dessert

40+ Homemade Candies That'd Make Willy Wonka Jealous

Candy making may seem daunting, complicated, and not worth the effort, but think again. Many recipes are beginner friendly (some don't even require a candy thermometer!), while others are great projects to save for a rainy day. We've rounded up our favorites, ranging from fluffy marshmallows and …

Dessert

Madison Police: Cab driver robbed, suspect on the loose

<b>MADISON,Wis. (WMTV)--</b> The Madison Police were dispatched to a report of a strong armed robbery in the 800 block of N. Thompson Road shortly before 2 …

Garlic Spaghetti

Anchovies are totally optional in this recipe. The garlic, however, is not! If you're a major garlic fan, you gotta check out our Garlic Butter …

Recipes

Coke and peanut butter sheet cake is sweet, salty, and southern:

The perfect pair.

Dessert

The secret to Waterbar’s decadent German Chocolate Cheesecake

Perched on San Francisco’s waterfront, Waterbar is known for its bay views and stellar seafood, but its decadent desserts are every bit as …

Dessert

Peach Ricotta Layer Cake with Browned Butter Buttercream.

Peach Ricotta Layer Cake with Browned Butter Buttercream. Favorite cake of the summer….hands down. Three layers of fluffy cake, filled with bourbon …

Dessert

Recipe: Strawberries & Cream French Toast Casserole — Recipes from The Kitchn

This casserole is filled with everything you love about the classic, custard-soaked French toast from the stovetop, but goes big to feed a crowd and …

Baking

No plumber, no problem: Conquer drain clogs with these 4 cleaners you can make from pantry staples

There are few things more annoying at home than clogged and smelly drains. Calling a plumber is expensive and inconvenient. Commercial drain cleaners …

Cleaning

Recipe: Smoked Wine-Braised Beef Short Ribs

<b>Makes 5-7 servings</b><p>4 pounds beef short ribs<p>¼ cup extra virgin olive oil<p>½ cup rub (equal parts coarse ground black pepper and kosher salt)<p>Spritz<p>1/3 cup …

BBQ

How to make the bourbon cream tipsy cake that won a blue ribbon

State fair bake-offs are serious competitions. Bakers spend all year refining their recipes, testing out new ingredients and work toward finding the …

Kentucky

The 15 Most Frequently Unfinished Reads, According To Goodreads' "Popular Abandoned Books" Shelf

It's happened to the best of us. You pick up a new book and at first, it's great. This books just seems to <i>get you.</i> The two of you go everywhere …

Books

Bacon shortbread is the best reason to hoard bacon fat

As a passionate home cook, it’s something of a moral imperative to never discard bacon drippings. This delicious by-product, which lasts a long time …

Recipes

Chocolate Mousse Brownies

These chocolate mousse brownies are so creamy, chocolatey, and dense! If you are a fan of chocolate then these decadent bars are perfect for you! …

Dessert

STUDY: Open Office Plans Increase Employee Stress, Reduce Productivity

Oh, the open office. A trendy design concept. What it looks like: No walls, a clean sweep of open desk surface populated by laptop-tapping employees, …

OpenOffice