Janine Collins

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What Happens When Carrot Cake Actually Tastes Like Carrots?

<i>Teach your taste buds to appreciate less sweet desserts, starting with a carrot cake that actually tastes like carrots.</i><p>When my husband and I are invited to dinner parties we typically don't even ask what we can bring. We just show up with a cake or a pie and a big box of cookies. So far no one has …

Belly Fat: 12 Reasons You're Not Losing Weight

Getting rid of your belly bulge is important for more than just vanity's sake. Excess abdominal fat-particularly visceral fat, the kind that …

Freebie | Christmas Mason Jar Labels and Printables

Giving edible gifts for Christmas this year? Pack them in a mason jar, and use this free label printable from Marty’s Musings to top them off. You’ll …

What Books Scared the Pants Off Me

The world's most compulsively readable writers share the novels that unexpectedly thrilled and terrified them. (Wait till you see what the author of …

How to Make White Chocolate in Less Than 5 Minutes

You can make white chocolate from scratch – at home, in your microwave, with no special tools (not even a candy thermometer).<p>You may think that …

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How to Make Cookies and Cream Bars at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: A completely manageable 2-ingredient "project" to help you feel craftsy and festive on Halloween (no silly costume required).</i><p>Each year, cookies …

Traditional French Cassoulet Recipe

The first time I had cassoulet in its home turf it was a revelation. This loose, almost soup-like stew of beans and meat was so far removed from all versions of cassoulet I'd had in the United States, or even in other parts of France. It was a large, bubbling vat of beans and meat, covered in a …

Bake The Best Macaroni And Cheese

When it comes to this classic comfort food, don’t skimp.<p>Every once and a while, it’s good to indulge. In fact, indulgence is part of a healthy diet. The best eating plans are ones that operate on inclusion, not exclusion. Think about it: When someone tells you that you can’t eat pizza, what does …

Quattro Formaggi Flatbread

Quattro Formaggi Flatbread.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 20, 2014 68<p>If there was ever a dish that had my name all over it…<p>Yeah. Like there would even be a …

Oscar Pistorius: South Africa police mobile phones confiscated

Police in South Africa have been forced to surrender 49 mobile phones that they used to snatch photos of Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius after his arrest on suspicion of murder.<p>The intervention deals a fresh blow to the police's reputation and is indicative of the global media circus that surrounds …

Pistorius leaves court after vomiting during autopsy testimony - video

Athlete vomits after photos flash up briefly on screens as police official flicks through crime scene images during murder trial<p>Published: 13 Mar 2014<p>Live updates from David Smith as trial of Olympic and Paralympic athlete for the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp continues<p>Published: 13 Mar …

Oscar Pistorius Trial: Defence Lawyer Barry Roux Rattles Friend Darren Fresco into Twitter Admission

Doubt was cast over the evidence of witness Darren Fresco after he admitted following the Oscar Pistorius murder trial on Twitter.<p>Fresco admitted …

Oscar Pistorius trial accidentally sees images of Reeva Steenkamp's body

Gruesome images of the model Reeva Steenkamp shortly after her death were inadvertently shown to a packed courtroom on Thursday, causing Oscar Pistorius to vomit and horrifying her supporters in the public gallery.<p>The photographs flashed up briefly on several TV screens as a police official flicked …

Pistorius trial hears damning portrait of South African police

A damning portrait of South African police, contaminating evidence and stealing from the citizens they are supposed to protect, was painted at the trial of Oscar Pistorius on Friday, raising doubts over the credibility of the murder case against him.<p>Two luxury wristwatches worth thousands of pounds …

Ex-police commander's testimony aids defense at Oscar Pistorius' murder trial

The police investigation into the killing of Reeva Steenkamp by Oscar Pistorius sounded like a catalog of bumbling, bad judgment, poor memory and petty theft in court on Friday, and it was the commanding officer on the scene the night of the killing who was testifying.<p>Former police Col. G.S. van …

Inside the circus – a report from the Oscar Pistorius trial

(Pretoria) - I panicked one morning when I couldn’t find the 24-hour Oscar Pistorius Trial channel on my hotel TV set. Naturally I’d done a mountain of my own research, but I’ve come to rely on the channel for titbits of background information to enhance my own breakfast reports ahead of a new …

The 25 Golden Rules of Running

Time-tested, universally accepted axioms of the sport.<p>In most cases, these rules started out as a lightbulb over one runner’s head. After a while, that runner told a few running buddies (probably during a long run), word spread, and before you know it, coaches were testing it, sports scientists …

Skillet Chicken & Mushroom Potpie

This one-skillet chicken potpie recipe is made even easier by using store-bought rotisserie chicken and replacing the standard puff pastry crust with …

Cheesy Chicken and Rice Skillet Dinner with Bacon Recipe

<b>Serves 4 to 6</b><p>Ingredients<p>1/2 pound applewood smoked bacon<br>• 4 Tbsp. unsalted butter<br>• 1/4 cup all purpose flour<br>• 1/2 tsp. kosher salt<br>• 1/4 tsp. freshly ground …

Brené Brown: 3 Ways to Improve Your Relationship

I was once asked whether you can love your partner and still cheat on him or her. Reflecting on my research, I concluded that though you may feel …

5 Signs You've Found Long-Lasting Love

1. He teaches you how to fill out your Schedule C without gnashing his teeth...or breaking his computer.<p>Back in the late '90s, when my …

Bailey's Fudge Squares

Mmm, fudge. A hit of Irish cream liqueur in the base and the topping makes these squares a very boozy treat indeed. Dark and white chocolate are swirled together to make the base, their richness interrupted only by chopped nuts of your choice.<p>Recipe reprinted with permission from IRISH PANTRY: …

Gluten-Free Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Cauliflower flour, made by processing cauliflower and squeezing the water out…it's bound to be something pretty important in the near future. This …

Uruguayan Spicy Baked Cheese

• 1/2 pound semihard cheese with flat sides, such as provolone, in a square or round<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 1 teaspoon dried oregano<br>• 1/2 teaspoon kosher …

Roasted Butternut Squash with Spicy Onions

8 Servings<p>Make this roasted butternut squash ahead of time: It’s great at room temperature, and you’ll need the oven free to roast the potatoes.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Spicy Onions<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 medium red onion, sliced<p>1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 teaspoon finely grated lime …