Kim Hammond

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She Sliced An Apple And Poured Water Over It. The Result Will Amaze You!

Once you try this, you’ll never want chocolate cake because first this is delicious, and it looks very good. If you are a chocolate lover and want a …

Dessert

College Savings 101: Arguments Against 529 Plans and Alternatives That Might Work Better

Before you pump money into a 529 College Savings Plan, make sure you have three important boxes checked. And even after you check those boxes, you …

Retirement

Fact: Dry Rubs Are Better Than Marinades

By Alex Delany<p>There. We said it.<p>We usually don’t like to use the word "dry" when talking about our food. But there are exceptions. A dry martini? Sure. Dry-aged steak? Absolutely. Dry rubs? Oh, yes. <b>We love dry rubs</b>. We prefer them to marinades almost every time. That's right: When it comes to …

BBQ

Make ahead Mediterranean quinoa bowls

I got just the right post-holiday thing for you – Make ahead Mediterranean quinoa bowls! I’m kind of still in recovery mode after a 4-day weekend, so …

Food

Lunch in a Jar: Thai Curry Noodle Soup

I’m going to take a guess here and assume that just about everyone has eaten their fair share of those styrofoam noodle cups with the dehydrated …

The Key to the Sharp Objects Mystery Is in the Music

The show’s creators explain the clues in the soundtrack you didn’t catch, and how they got the rights to notoriously difficult Led Zeppelin songs.<p>The first image we see on <i>Sharp Objects</i> is a needle slowly descending onto a warped record. The warbling sound of Franz Waxman’s theme from <i>A Place in the</i> …

Leon Bridges

Why Smart People Take Social Security at 62

Claiming early could sometimes give you a higher household income.<p>Are you counting the days until you become eligible for Social Security benefits at …

Retirement

Are You Ready for Longevity? 4 Steps to Take Now

A long life is a great gift, but with the joys come some financial and legal challenges. The earlier you act to address them, the better off you and …

Retirement

Pizza Recipes

• Recipes<br>• Meal• <b><br>Pizza</b><p>Sort:<p>Most Popular<p>latest<p>Pizza Basic Neapolitan Pizza Dough<p>Pizza Basic New York-Style Pizza Dough<p>Pizza New York-Style Pizza Sauce<p>Pizza Foolproof Pan PizzaThis recipe requires no kneading, no stretching—pretty much no skill whatsoever to create a crisp-crusted, airy, chewy pan …

Cooking

Crème Fraîche Galette with Heirloom Tomatoes

In the meantime, heat the oven to 425°F. Dust a work surface well with flour and roll the dough into a 12-inch round about 1/8-inch thick. Dust flour …

Baking

The Best Platform Beds on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

<i>Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try</i> …

Shopping

The 8 Best Student Loan Consolidation Lenders to Use in 2018

Get your finances under control<p>Updated August 10, 2018<p>About 44.5 million Americans live with student loans, and many among them struggle to keep up …

Cooking Quinoa Tonight? Avoid These Common Mistakes.

I thrive off the unknowns when I enter my kitchen to cook dinner — <i>what bits of produce did my roommate bring home from work? What almost-expired</i> …

Quinoa

Potato-Leek Gratin

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°. Melt butter in a large, deep skillet or saucepan over medium-high heat. Add leeks and garlic; sauté 5 to 7 …

Recipes

Curried corn on the cob is crazy good and made for summer

I’ve long seen many parallels between Indian and Mexican cooking: the layering of complex spices, the love of chiles and beans, the vast diversity of regional cuisines — and plenty of misconceptions on the part of outsiders.<p>Maybe that explains why, when I first tasted the results of an Indian …

Corn On The Cob

What to Do When Your Term Life Insurance Is Expiring

Many families are discovering that a 20-year term for a life insurance policy isn’t enough.<p>In an ideal world, you buy life insurance when your kids …

Retirement

The Perfect Rhubarb Crisp, With or Without Strawberries

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Rhubarb seems to divide folks along lines of love and hate, but I often suspect the haters may have once been traumatized by a bowlful of overcooked rhubarb mush. Yet even when perfectly cooked, rhubarb's high levels of oxalic acid can sometimes create a …

The Easy Potato Side Dish That Will Become the Star of Your Meal

Some people like to start with the meat, the bird, the main event, whatever it is, but I like to plan around potatoes. Maybe a giant pot of mash …

This Apple Cake Is the Creamiest of the Crop

A generous drenching of cream before you bake it makes this apple cake recipe both idiot-proof and insanely luscious<p>By<p>Aleksandra Crapanzano<p><b>IF YOU’VE BEEN</b> cooking for years, reading a just published cookbook is akin to flirtation. Perhaps you’ll stray from the tried and true and succumb to the …

Dessert

12 Reasons to Fall in Love With Potato Soup

When sunny autumn afternoons turn to freezing winter nights, there are few things better than a hot meal to take the cold edge off (okay, and maybe a hot toddy). Although a homemade meal might be just what the doctor ordered, few of us have the time or the energy to get a fancy dinner on the table …

Eggnog Pie

<i>Eggnog pie is essentially a lovely and rich custard spiked with rum in a graham cracker crust. Think of it as a slightly tipsy cheesecake—and perhaps</i> …

Crockpot Crispy Caramelized Pork Ramen Noodle Soup

Add the pork to the bowl of a crockpot. Pour the chicken broth, 1/4-1/2 cup soy sauce (depending on your taste), 1/4 cup rice vinegar and fish sauce …

Easter Brunch: Strawberry – Meyer Lemon Coffeecake

<b>Instructions:</b><p>Preheat the oven to 350°F. Lightly butter a 9-by-13-inch glass baking dish then line it with parchment so that the parchment rises about …

Nigella Lawson's Strawberry Streusel Cake Has Tricks Up Its Sleeve

<i>We partnered with Jet.com so you can browse their (digital) shelves while you're searching for ingredients or supplies. (Seriously, they have everything!) Get almost every ingredient for this recipe here.</i><p>Every once in awhile, a recipe comes along that's surprising in its efficiency, that employs …

Jamie Oliver's baked berry cheesecake - Recipes

1<p>For pastry, rub butter and flour together until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs. Stir in a pinch of salt, then, using a butter knife, cut in milk, …

Recipe for oven-fried chicken works best if you give the chicken a salted ice bath.

Judy Hesser doesn’t mince words. “I used to pan-fry chicken, but it’s a pain in the neck to clean up all that grease.”<p>Advertisement<p>She’s right! So …

Up Your Glamping Game With Iron Skillet Campfire Peach Cobbler

Today we’ve got another dessert that puts sweet summer fruit to good use. For this grilled cobbler recipe we’re using our most beloved multi-purpose cookware: the cast-iron skillet. There are infinite recipes one can whip up using an old-sch00l cast-iron pan, and this recipe proves that even …

Pumpkin Pie Cake

This cake-pie hybrid is the answer to your dessert indecision.<p>Directions<p>Make Pumpkin Filling: Whisk all ingredients in a large bowl until smooth, …

Dessert

18 Sweet and Savory Cranberry Recipes That Go Beyond Sauce

You can see it on the Thanksgiving table now — the lonely bowl of jiggly crimson red cranberry sauce that no one has touched. It’s not the cranberry’s fault that it’s often relegated to the back of the buffet table. It’s just that most people don’t put the thought and care into making creative …

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Think of ALL the restaurant pitstops.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what …