Linda Oakley

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No Bake Peanut Butter Squares - Quiet Corner

No Bake Peanut Butter Squares Recipe<p>Peanut Butter Squares are the classic school lunchroom treat from your childhood. This no-bake dessert has a …

Dessert

Sausage Bean Soup Recipe

"Make this flavorful and filling soup part of a fast-to-fix meal."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 pound bulk Italian sausage<p>1/2 cup chopped onion<p>1 garlic clove, minced<p>…

Roasted Balsamic Chicken with Baby Tomatoes Recipe

"I love this recipe. It's great paired with salad and/or brown basmati rice. So Paleo. So delicious!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup balsamic vinegar<p>1 tablespoon …

Tomatoes

Funny hair babies is something all parents need to see

What’s cuter than a brand new bundle of newborn joy? How about when he or she has a head full of hair? These crazy-haired babies are rocking some …

The best houseplants to clean the air in your home, as recommended by NASA

Easy to care for, resilient, and a quick way to inject some nature into your living room - no wonder houseplants have recently made a comeback. But did you know they also clean the air in your home? A NASA study found that a plethora of plants neutralise the chemicals found in furniture, household …

Plants

Ole! 15 Mouthwatering Recipes For Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is the perfect excuse to throw a party and indulge in all your favorite Mexican foods. From Chicken Enchiladas with Tomatillo Sauce to Tres Leches Cake (and, of course, Margaritas), these South-of-the-Border recipes will make your fiesta unforgettable.<p><b>1. Chicken Enchiladas with</b> …

Over the Top Flourless Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Flourless desserts . The most popular kids on the block these days as far as treats go.<p>Of course this is nothing new. Gluten free flourless baking has been taking over our generation for quite awhile now but I wouldn't be myself if I wasn't late to the popular party.<p>Another little quirk about me: I …

4 Ingredients For A Pest-free Garden

For every insect that helps your garden grow, there’s one that aims to destroy it. Well, fear not! Here are some natural ways you can deter unwanted …

Menopausal Weight Gain: How To Get Your Body Back

It is estimated that the average weight gain during menopause is about 10 to 15 pounds. Well, I must not be average, because I gained almost 30 pounds in less than a year when I slammed into menopause! Frustrated that I could not find a solution, I sacrificed myself as a human guinea pig and …

Hawaiian Rib-Eye Steak

4 Servings<p>Now you can make one of Hillstone’s most popular dishes at home, a decision you will never regret.<p>April 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>Steak<p>2 cups pineapple juice<p>½ cup soy sauce<p>½ cup sugar<p>5 tablespoons apple cider vinegar<p>2 teaspoons toasted sesame oil<p>⅓ cup chopped white onion<p>1 1-inch piece ginger, …

BBQ

5 Salads That Stay Fresh All Week Long (With Recipes)

Just 5-10 minutes of prep time on Sunday evening will have you eating healthy all week long. These salads are sure to keep you satisfied.

Food

The Perfect Roast Chicken Recipe + 18 Ways to Use the Leftovers ALL Week

If there is one foodie thing we can all agree on, it’s that roast chicken *may* just be the most versatile food item in our kitchens. With one simple roast chicken we can make everything from a classic chicken noodle soup to quick and easy sheet-pan dinners. Trying out a new fitness plan or have a …

Warning: If You Have Sensitive Skin You Cannot Skip This Skincare Step

It's a game-changer. Trust.<p>Over the past few months, my skin has been seriously out of whack. And even though I knew better, I was so afraid of aggravating it further I began skipping one of the most important steps of all: exfoliating. A cardinal skincare sin, I know, but all that microbead …

This Is the Secret Recipe to Starbucks Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Soft, chewy, chocolaty ... and super-easy to make.<p>People lose their minds over Starbucks' latest drinks (ahem, smoked butterscotch latte) and its off-the-menu Frappuccinos, but there's one menu item that's seriously underrated: Its chocolate chunk cookies.<p>They're consistently soft and chewy without …

Coconut Cream Pound Cake Recipe

"A moist coconut pound cake, a crowd pleaser. I use this recipe for making wedding cake layers."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup butter, softened<p>1 (8 ounce) package …

How to Make the Best 7-Layer Dip (Without a Recipe)

It's easy to upgrade the classic dip. Here's how to achieve maximum deliciousness in every layer.<p>Last week, party food guru Dennis Prescott unveiled …

Cooking

19 Incredibly Delicious Desserts You Can Make In A Skillet

Because it's cuter.

Dessert

Easy Enchilada Recipes

Whether you like chicken enchiladas or beef, there are so many ways to enjoy enchiladas morning, noon, and night! Here, we selected the best …

23 Easy Peasy Packed Lunch Ideas

Shop-bought lunches are SO 2015.

Healthy Eating

Lemon Pound Cake

My maternal grandparents had thirteen children. I have fond memories of most of them. I remember my great-aunt Lois ironing linen for the church’s …

Dessert

9 Ways to Use Quinoa in the New Year

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

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Baking The Perfect Pecan Pie

Most anyone with a sweet tooth has a soft spot for pecan pie. This classic dessert is a real favorite among dessert lovers, and for good reason.<p>The …

Bourbon–Brown Butter Pecan Pie

10 Servings<p>Shortening makes for the flakiest pie crust. But you won’t miss the buttery flavor—there’s plenty in the filling.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>crust<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour, plus more<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>¾ cup vegetable shortening<p>assembly<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter<p>3 large eggs<p>1 cup …

Baking

20 Easy Thanksgiving Appetizer Recipes to Get the Party Started

When you’re planning the menu for your Thanksgiving or holiday party, appetizers can often fall by the wayside. Somewhere between the main course and dessert, you forgot about the little bites that get the party started. Have no fear — here are 20 easy Thanksgiving appetizer recipes that are sure …

Gator gal: Texas woman tames 'Godzilla,' male-dominated business

The only thing more impressive than the 900-pound alligator named "Godzilla" caught prowling a Texas shopping center Sunday may be the woman who tamed it.<p>Christy Kroboth, a 30-year-old self-described animal lover and dental assistant, is one of a few female professional alligator trappers in the …

Cheesecake Filled Pumpkin Bread Bars - Dinner, then Dessert

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.<p>Cream the cream cheese, 1 egg, 2 teaspoons vanilla and 1/2 cup sugar together until fully combined and smooth.<p>Spray a 9x9 …

Dessert

October is the perfect time for pie: Recipes for pumpkin cheesecake pie, ginger apple pie

As the days grow shorter and the air turns cool and crisp, there’s nothing more comforting than a hearty meal punctuated by a warm slice of homemade …

Baking