Jazz Aguilar

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Just add water: how to take cuttings from houseplants

I love to watch roots grow, particularly in winter<p>I am the crazy cat lady of the house plant world. I have <i>so many</i> of them. Closing the curtains has become quite the task, as you snake between specimens all vying for light. And yet I continue to take cuttings.<p>Many house plants are easily rooted in …

Mexican/White Trash Recipe

<b>Ingredients :</b>1 bag Nacho Doritos, crushed.2C shredded chicken2C shredded cheese–or more (I always use more!!)1 Can Cream of chicken soup1 Can ro’tel …

'We all started screaming': Two boys killed, mother seriously injured when sheriff's vehicle careens onto sidewalk

Dropping to a knee, Luis Hernandez lit a small white candle and placed it beside a bed of flowers near the intersection where his little brothers’ lives ended the night before.<p>“I got the call and I didn’t believe it,” he said, wiping away tears Friday morning. “I just didn’t believe it.”<p>Hernandez’s …

Los Angeles

Thirteen Great Blender Soups you can Make Tonight Recipe

Blender soups are great because, often, you just need a few ingredients. Start with one all-star, seasonal ingredient like winter squash, broccoli, …

Recipes

Taste Beyond The Tongue

14 Roasted Vegetable Recipes You Have to Try This Fall

These healthy dishes star seasonal veggies roasted to perfection—and you'll want to make them all autumn long.

Make a Better Chicken Stir-Fry with This Pro Tip

Let me introduce you to a chicken technique that has revolutionized how I stir-fry at home: velveting. This Chinese technique is most often used in …

Beef Brisket Slow Cooker Recipe

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Let's talk about falling back in love with a classic dish. When is the last time you made a classic beef brisket? You …

How to Make Immunity Soup

This easy soup is full of immunity-boosting foods: vitamin C–rich kale, vitamin D–enhanced mushrooms, zinc-containing chicken and chickpeas, and …

Quick Dessert Recipe: Poached Whole Plums with Brown Sugar Syrup

After writing about this cherry recipe from <i>The Atlantic</i> yesterday, we decided to try the leave-the-pits-in method with another fruit: plums. It was …

After Irma, Tim Duncan Pens Emotional Plea: 'Don't Forget' The U.S. Virgin Islands

The former NBA star donated $250,000 to hurricane relief efforts and pledged to match contributions that total up to $1 million.<p>In an impassioned plea on behalf of his “home,” the hurricane-battered U.S. Virgin Islands, former NBA star Tim Duncan has urged fans and others to not “forget” about the …

Honey Roasted Peaches with Cinnamon Mascarpone

In a medium bowl, whisk together the mascarpone, cinnamon and vanilla until combined. Cover and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes to allow the …

Raw Vegan Red Pepper Gazpacho Soup Recipe

Think you can't enjoy soup on a raw vegan diet? Think again! This flavorful and fully raw food soup recipes is surprisingly filling and bursting with …

20 Slow Cooker Recipes for Lazy Cooks

We all have days when we feel so lazy that even calling for takeout seems like a chore. It's on those days that the slow cooker's abilities shine the …

6 Sweet Corn Recipes To Make Before It's Gone - Chowhound

We wait all year for sweet corn to be in season, and before we know it the farm stand or market have fewer and fewer for us to chomp away at. So …

This Egg Dish From LA's Eggslut Is Going To Be Your New Favorite

Coddled eggs and potato puree -- breakfast doesn't get any better than this.<p>There’s a breakfast place in Los Angeles’ Grand Central Market called Eggslut, and it’s famous for a dish known as “the Slut.”<p>But it’s not the risqué name that brings this dish its notoriety. It’s the fact that the chef who …

Recipes

These 20 Kid-Approved Vegetarian Recipes Will Make Meat a Thing of the Past

There are certainly benefits beyond health for going completely vegetarian or even simply incorporating "meatless Monday" into your weekly schedule — eating less meat reduces pollution and helps conserve water, too. But getting your chicken-nugget-loving kids to go meat-free is a totally different …

Comfort Food

The Single Most Genius Thing You Can Do to a Ripe Tomato

There are heaps of inarguably perfect ways to eat a ripe tomato—on plain-jane sandwich bread with a cushy swipe of mayo, blistered hot and fast in a skillet till the skins peel back and the oil swirls with juice, cherry babies squished behind your sealed lips.<p>But the one way to make a tomato taste …

Tomatoes

Mini Frittatas Will Make Your Morning 10 Times Better

If you're not a morning person, it can be tempting to press snooze and sleep until the very last possible minute. But then you miss breakfast! And …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Make a Traditional Cake

This is the traditional method for making a cake from scratch, starting with creaming together butter and sugar, adding eggs, and alternately adding …

Sausage Cheddar Biscuits

Nothing beats a freshly baked, hot biscuit on a Saturday morning. Biscuits are even better when they are loaded with breakfast sausage and sharp …

Breakfast

These Healthier Scotcheroos Only Call for 4 Ingredients

Have you ever had a Scotcheroo? The recipe — which calls for Rice Krispies, light corn syrup, sugar, chocolate, and butterscotch chips — was …

A Practical Solution for Berries About to Go Bad

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Six months ago, I stopped buying jam and solved a fresh fruit waste problem that has plagued my kitchen since I had …

For Perfectly Braised Chicken Thighs, Memorize This Technique

When it comes to chicken, some cooks are beholden to the breast, but I’m a thigh girl—no ifs, ands, or buts.<p>I get the appeal of breasts. They’re easy on the eyes, unfussy, and dependable—the food equivalent of having a crush on the pretty-boy next door. Thighs, on the other hand, are rougher around …

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21 Homemade Recipes You Can Realistically Cook For Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Even as someone who writes about food all day, I completely get that the struggle to cook at home is real. By the time I get home from a long day, I'm ready to put on sweatpants and satisfy my ravenous hunger immediately, which means I'm not about that elaborate-recipe life. I've definitely spent a …

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4 Recipes for All Those Plums You Couldn't Resist Buying

Watch: The Best French Fry Recipe Ever

What makes the “perfect” french fry is a never-ending debate, and like a chili recipe, everyone has their own preferred methods. But, there are some simple parameters when considering what makes a french fry good: <b>crispiness, and soft interior, and seasoning</b>. A long frying time creates the desired …

Best Ever S'mores Cheesecake

1. Reduce oven to 300 degrees.<p>2. In a large bowl, blend the cream cheese, sugar, flour and cocoa with an electric mixer until combined (Use low speed …

Busy mom shares easy make-ahead breakfast ideas

As fast as a Pop-Tart? More filling than an energy bar? Definitely cheaper than the drive-thru.<p>This back-to-school season, discover make-ahead, packable breakfasts. "I don't remember the last time I ate breakfast sitting at a table," says Kelsey Sprowell, an account manager at a Denver tech …