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Bye, Oatmeal: You Should Be Making Buckwheat Porridge for Breakfast

Oatmeal is so five minutes ago. Here's why we're cooking buckwheat porridge for breakfast.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s</i> …

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10 Butternut Squash Soups That Are The Pinnacle Of Fall Eats

It's like autumn in a bowl.<p>It's hard to get through the fall season without eating your weight in butternut squash soup. Butternut squash is one of our favorite parts of fall, and soup is the easiest way to prepare it, so naturally we eat a lot of it. Plus, it basically tastes like autumn in a …

The 11 Slow Cooker Mistakes That Might Be Sabotaging Your Meals

How many are you committing?<p>The slow cooker is the one appliance heralded by just about every home cook for making our lives easier. But just because it'll cook you dinner all on its own doesn't mean there aren't rules and guidelines that need to be followed for it to do its job well. Because there …

12 Halloween Candy Recipes That Are Better Than Store-Bought Versions

Be a Boss and Make Your Own Candy Corn<p>This Halloween, instead of stocking up on store-bought stuff, we're trying our hand at confectioning with these 12 recipes for homemade versions of our favorite sweet treats.<p><b>Candy Corn</b><p>Let's kick it off with a classic. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Reese's Peanut Butter Cups</b><p>Has …

These Six States Are Becoming Craft Beer Powerhouses

<i>This article originally appeared on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Colin St. John</b><p>Whenever I travel, I get promiscuous with the local craft brews. This is why A) I don't fit into some of my pants and B) I've come to understand that all 50 states have a handle on microbrewing. (Yes, even Utah.) It's an idea that's …

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6 Sleep Habits Of Productive People

For starters: They don’t need alarm clocks, stick to their bedtimes, and don’t sleep with their smartphones.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>You may feel super productive by pulling all nighters, but you’re …

10 Ways to Celebrate the First-Ever National Salmon Day

There must have been some massive oversight. Until this year, there was a National Fluffernutter Day, a National Cherries Jubilee Day, even a …

City Guide: Los Angeles

When did Los Angeles get so popular? Said to be “Paris amid the palms,” a place where people still pursue “magical self-invention,” L.A.’s experiencing a cultural renaissance. Why? And more importantly, why now?<p>In part because of its stark opposition to New York, Los Angeles has become a magnet for …

How To Turn Chicken Tenders Into Adult Food

You might like these even more than your kids do.<p>There are dinners made to push my kids' little evolving taste buds--ones where I encourage ruffled greens and spices that originate from far-off lands. Then there are others I make for comfort--the sort that I hope they will recall and crave long …

7 Sheet-Pan Dinners (And Desserts) That'll Make Clean-Up A Breeze

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How-To: Make the most of Lightroom to streamline your photo editing & cataloging

When Apple ceased development of Aperture, a lot of serious photographers were very unhappy about Apple’s attempt to palm them off with Photos instead. Many headed instead to Lightroom, the photo cataloging and editing app Adobe created from the ground up specifically for photographers.<p>If you’re …

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Chicken Pot Pie, Skinny-fied

Chicken pot pie is considered one of the ultimate comfort foods! It's a savory pie filled with a luxurious chicken stew. And, it's usually very fattening, but not this skinny one. You can enjoy every bite, guilt-free! <b>Each serving has only 266 calories, 6 grams of fat and 7 Weight Watchers POINTS</b> …

The People Have Spoken, And This Is The Best Mac And Cheese

It's all about the details.<p>Macaroni and cheese is one beloved dish -- and it's easy to see why (cheese and pasta, duh). But the amount of love for mac and cheese might also be thanks to the endless ways one can make it. Between the boxed stuffed and homemade, cheddar-loaded stovetop mac or …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>Today: Eight ways to use up all the apples you just picked (or bought).</i><p>Upgrade your breakfast pastries with cinnamon buns chock-full of apples and …

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It Only Took Me 3 Waking Hours in Portland to Find My New Secret Sauce

<i>Kenzi’s writing to us from Portland for the next few days—here’s her latest discovery.</i><p>And that’s saying nothing of my investigative powers, even if I did come prepared with a fedora and P.I.-style trench coat. (Seriously—this is me right now.) <b>It’s saying everything of Portland, and its glorious,</b> …

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10 Best-Ever Chicken Pasta Recipes

There are few more comforting things than a delicious bowl of buttery pasta. But adding in a healthy protein like chicken makes for a satisfying and …

10 Luxurious Cabins That Are Well Worth the Trip

These far-flung resorts bring new meaning to getting away.<p>When you <i>need</i> to get away, a trip outside town isn't going to cut it. You need remote, you need relaxation, and you need luxury. We've picked out the world's most luxurious cabins, all of which are a flight and a bumpy Jeep ride away.

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A Week's Worth Of One-Skillet Recipes To Make Your Life Easier

Turn up the heat.<p>There are tons of excuses we use to talk ourselves out of cooking at home -- it's messy, complicated, it heats up the apartment. And there's always Seamless.<p>But cooking at home can seriously improve your life, according to science.<p>Julia Wolfson, a lead author of a 2014 <b></b>study at the …

Better Than Take-Out: 5 Easy, Asian Stir Fry Recipes

There's nothing better than a tasty stir-fry. And an added bonus to any homemade meal is one that takes almost zero time to prepare. Let's get this out of the way: you don't need a wok to stir-fry. Sure, it would be nice to have a properly seasoned wok at a searing bazillion degrees going over an …

10 Low-Alcohol Cocktails for Steamy Summer Days

Drinks based in ingredients like aperitifs, aperol, wine and sherry tend to be lower in alcohol, which means that they’re refreshing and light and …

How To Make An Octopus Hot Dog, The Freakiest Hot Dog You'll Ever See

National Hot Dog Day is here on July 23, which naturally got us thinking of all the wondrous ways weiners are consumed around the world. The Seattle Dog is smothered in cream cheese, the Mexican Sonora dog is wrapped in bacon, and the Japanese octodog looks like an octopus, obviously.<p>Wait, …

Will These Be the Best Pancakes You Make All Year?

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast—because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: These cornmeal and chorizo pancakes are just as good topped with tart fruit and maple syrup as they are</i> …

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Ian McKellen Reveals the Secret to the Best Scrambled Eggs in the World

You'll need a saucepan.<p>Ian McKellen is a man of many talents, but did you also know that he can make the best scrambled eggs in the world?<p>The chef extraordinaire took to Facebook on Thursday to promote his role as an aging Sherlock in the recently released <i>Mr. Holmes</i> (a performance that's already …

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Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies - Easy No-Mixer Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ice Cream Treats

• <b>Author:</b> Charity Ferreira<p>Mmmm . . . imagine all that yummy ice cream just waiting to get yummier. All it takes is some store-bought ice cream and this fantastic little book to churn out 65 sweet sensations worthy of dinner parties, birthday celebrations, and unexpectedly fancy treats any day of the …

Your Best Advice for Cooking with Kids

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline—it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge—and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Kid-friendly recipes—that kids can help make.</i><p>Kids can be tricky to cook for: Broccoli …

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This Waffle Recipe Will Change Brunch Forever

Pancakes are easy, but achieving that perfect waffle ratio of crispy exterior and fluffy interior can be pretty tough. With the help of our friends at ChefSteps and some key ingredients, you'll be improving your breakfast game in no time. Get the recipe for yeasted waffles here.<p>Make …

14 Genius Hacks For A Quick Breakfast On-The-Go

Breakfast is not only the most important meal of the day, it's arguably the most delicious. Sadly, we often let breakfast fall by the wayside with insanely busy schedules.<p>But abandon breakfast no more. We've rounded up 14 hacks to ensure you get in your first meal of the day without wasting any …

13 Eggs Benedict Recipes Bound to Cure Boring Breakfasts

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Eggs Benedict. One of those dishes that we all love but are a little too intimidated to make at home. Poaching the perfect eggs and …

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