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These 3-Ingredient Pancakes Will Change The Way You Do Breakfast

It's time to step up your breakfast game for back to school. Getting the kids ready in the morning can be a chore in itself, and thinking about feeding them a proper meal is an added stressor. Heck, even getting yourself ready for class or work can be a challenge! Fear not, today we've got an easy, …

Breakfast

An Easy DIY Hack For Your IKEA Furniture

Browsing through Ikea hacks on Pinterest is admittedly one of your favorite pastimes. ("They made that from that?!")<p>Well, now it's your turn.<p>Presenting a quick tutorial on how to turn the Ikea Nornäs dresser into a perfectly lacquered and brass-hardware-embellished foyer console. See how it's</b> …

Slow Cooker Sunday: Vegetarian taco soup perfect for lazy weekends

Are you searching for ideas to make more plant-based meals? Well, if you said yes, then keep the meat in the freezer, because this recipe is …

28 Genius Backyard Camping Ideas You Need To Try This Summer

The easiest place to camp? In your own backyard.

Ice Cream

Slow Cooker or Pressure Cooker

<i>Southwestern Beef is great to have on hand for an easy-to-put-together dinner with family or for friends who drop by. Here are four variations for</i> …

Bibimbap at Home

8 Servings<p>Prep Time: 2 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>Buy thinly sliced beef for this bibimbap recipe at Korean markets, or ask your butcher to cut it for you.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Bulgogi<p>1/2 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>1/3 cup finely grated Asian pear with juices<p>2 scallions, thinly sliced<p>2 garlic …

Sushi

Saltine Cracker Toffee to Make You Go Oooooh!

Saltine cracker toffee may sound crazy, but we swear it isn't. It's a quick and easy toffee treat made with Saltine crackers for a sweet and salty delight!<p>Years ago, I remember being at a family reunion and I tried this graham cracker toffee bar. It was amazing and delicious, and I was SHOCKED that …

Paleo Mug Cake Recipe

Published:<p>Modified:<p>Author:<p>Amanda Livesay<p>Source:<p>Adapted from The Iron You.<p>Cooking Method:<p>Baked<p>Cuisine:<p>Paleo<p>Category:<p>Paleo Desserts<p>Tags:<p>Paleo, Paleo …

Dessert

Shakshuka Up Your Morning Routine With Eggs in Tomato Sauce

Shakshuka only looks complicated—these eggs poached in tomato sauce are perfect for a weekday 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</i> …

Breakfast

CrockPot Honey Lentils Recipe

Honey Lentils are a fun and delicious way to bring high fiber and high protein lentils into your family's regular meal plan. Eat as a standalone for …

40 Gifts That'll Make You Mom's Favorite Kid

Because you love your mom. And your mom loves cool presents. Easy as that.<p>Mother's Day will be here soon enough, which means that it's time to start thinking about how you're going to cement your place as your mom's favorite kid. Obviously you can't buy a mother's love—but you can at least grease …

Shopping

Like Butter, Baby: Why Churning Your Own Is Worth the Effort

Learning how to make butter is easy—and it's also one of the most satisfying DIY kitchen tasks there is.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow may work on the internet, but when it comes to cooking, she prefers to keep it old-school. From making her own butter (seriously) to grinding her coffee beans</i> …

New York State

50 Back to School Crock Pot Dinners ⋆ Real Housemoms

<i>This post may contain affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy.</i><p>Crock Pot Creamy Spaghetti from Real Housemoms<p>Crock Pot Chicken Artichoke Lasagna …

3 ways millennial managers can address productivity-draining office gossip

When it comes to managing others, no one has it harder than a manager new to the team. Now more than ever, that means millennial managers.<p>With 28% of …

9 New Sephora Discoveries We’re Loving

If you monitor updates to Sephora.com as closely as you do your Facebook feed, you've probably noticed that a whole new slew of brands have hit the …

8 Great Clean Eating Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking meals at home in a Crock-Pot or slow cooker can save time, money, and tremendous effort. However, many of the slow cooking recipes you'll …

BA's Best Baked Ziti

6 Servings<p>We know ricotta is a traditional addition to baked ziti, but it has a tendency to get dry and grainy when baked. Our update uses a creamy Parmesan béchamel, in addition to a tangy tomato sauce, which together make for a super flavorful finished dish—that won’t dry out in the oven. This is …

Italian Food

Banana-Oat Snack Cake

12 Servings<p>Loaded with oats and bananas, this is a great treat to have on hand after soccer or baseball practice.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into ½” pieces, melted, plus more for baking dish<p>1½ cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon …

Breakfast

Crispy Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Cooking the potatoes in vinegar seasons them from within, and a final drizzle boosts the flavor.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds baby Yukon Gold potatoes, halved, quartered if large<p>1 cup plus 2 Tbsp. distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt, …

Potatoes

27 Family-Friendly Spring Events in Washington

1. Nothing but Net<p>Patriot Center<p>4500 Patriot Cir., Fairfax<p>The <b>Harlem Globetrotters</b> face off <b>March 13</b> against DC’s own Washington Generals in a show …

29 Boredom Busters Your Kids Will Actually Love

Because you refuse to hear the b-word.

Orange Chicken 30 Minute Skillet Recipe

This 30-minute skillet recipe for orange chicken is easy to make and so delicious! It’s an easy dinner recipe that your whole family will love.<p>My …

Dark Chocolate Guinness Cake With Baileys Buttercream From Food Memoir "Life From Scratch"

A hundred thoughts raced through my head when my eyes crossed this gorgeous confection; those thoughts somehow distilling down into a relatively …

Dessert

GOP asks White House for details of personal email use

Congressional Republicans asked the Obama administration on Friday for a list of White House staffers' personal email addresses used to conduct government business -- and copies of messages sent from those accounts -- amid new scrutiny of presidential aides' use of non-official accounts.<p>"The …

The Gardenista 100: Best Elevated Planter Boxes

Garden in a box. To kick off our new Gardenista 100 guide to the hundred best garden and outdoor products for 2015, we’ve rounded up our favorite …

The Top 10 Things Children Really Want Their Parents To Do With Them

What do you think matters most to your children? You driving them to lessons and practices, or is it the smile and hug you greet them with after …

Parenting

45 Essential Coffee Shops Across the DMV

In the past two years, there has been a major influx of independent coffee shops opening in Washington, which means caffeine lovers have more places than ever to get their pour-over or nitro brew fix. Local success stories such as <b>Compass Coffee</b> continue to multiply, while outside operators are …

Cheesy Mushroom and Broccoli Quinoa Casserole

<i>Cheesy Mushroom and Broccoli Quinoa Casserole is a hearty meatless casserole that will get two thumbs up from the whole family!</i><p>Hi everyone – happy …

Peanut Butter Bliss Balls | delicious & addictive!

Peanut butter bliss balls…<p>I had originally planned to post <i>a different recipe</i> today.<p>But then I tried one of these addictive little balls of peanut …