Katleen Otto

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11 Peanut Butter Recipes That Are (OMG!) Perfect for Dinner

If the first thing that comes to mind when you think of peanut butter is jelly, then you’re doing something wrong. Don’t just let that jar sit lonesome in your cupboard for the day you might want to smear it on a slice. Think outside the bread box and make the seemingly impossible, possible. Check …

Healthy Eating

Chocolate-Bourbon Pecan Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Fit piecrust into a 9-inch deep-dish pie plate according to package directions; fold edges under, …

Baking

Around the World in 23 Curries: The Best From New York to New Delhi

Order a curry in southern India and the waiter might just stare at you for a bit.<p>The dishes we know and love as curry—fish, meat or vegetables …

Curries

Tzatziki: Cucumber Yogurt Dip

Tzatziki, pronounced sat-ZEE-key (or in Greece cha-CHI-key), is a yogurt-based cucumber sauce traditionally made with strained salted sheep or goat …

Cucumber

Lemon Butter Chicken

<b>You’ll need</b><p>4 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts (cut in half)<br>1/2 Tablespoon paprika<br>3 Tablespoons butter, divided<br>4 garlic cloves<br>1 cup chicken broth<br>1/2 …

Vegetarian Thai Green Coconut Curry Recipe

This is an authentic vegetarian Thai Green Curry recipe that's simple to make from scratch (no packaged curry paste required). This Green Curry …

Curries

The Most Popular Sex Positions in 9 Different Countries

DrEd, a U.K.-based doctor-service site, asked 2,000 people in the U.S. and the U.K. about their favorite sex positions, and—for better or worse—it appears most of us aren't terribly eager to reinvent the wheel. Doggy style was the most popular, favored by 35.1 percent of respondents, followed by …

A perfectly seasoned slow-roast pork tacos recipe

My parents left Tehran for San Diego on the eve of the Iranian revolution, shortly before I was born in 1979. The most delightful aspect of our home culture was the food – it brought us together. Rare were the nights when our extended family didn’t join us at the dinner table, which was always full …

Dessert

Moleskine Releases Harry Potter Notebooks for the Hogwarts Student in All of Us

Grab your quills, wizards. Moleskine is making note-taking a truly magical experience with a <i>Harry Potter</i>-inspired collection of notebooks.<p>The collection includes two journals tied to the popular series. The "Expecto Patronum," which references the iconic incantation wizards use to protect again …

This Skeleton Halloween Makeup Tutorial Is Scary Good

If you’ve ever spent hours spiraling down a wormhole of Halloween beauty tutorials on YouTube or searched the #HalloweenMakeup hashtag on Instagram, you’ve probably seen your fair share of cool-but-impossible-to-achieve-IRL makeup looks. And skeleton makeup? That definitely fits the category. …

Your Ultimate Guide to Couch Sex

Sure, couch sex can be awkward—real estate is precious, and limbs can slip off the couch and crash into an end table. But <i>good</i> couch sex can be a real gem in your sexual repertoire: “Part of what makes couch sex hot is that it gets you out of the rut of the familiar. There’s nothing like seizing the …

New York City

How to Clean Your Toilet the Right Way

Cleaning the toilet has to be one of the least desirable household tasks there is. It's a chore we <i>dread</i> and, more often than not, put off for an indefinite amount of time. (Don't judge us.) But, naturally, the toilet is also one of the germiest, dirtiest, nastiest places in the entire house—and, as …

Tandoori Chicken

Prepare the chicken - Use a sharp knife and make 2 to 3 diagonal incisions in the thickest part of theIn a mixing bowl, stir in the yoghurt, tandoori …

Got 40 inches of space? You can have a vertical garden.

<b>Are you a gardener</b> who is short on space or time? Take your plants vertical.<p>Ben Fritonfounded Can YA Love, a D.C.-based company that gives vertical-gardening classes around the world. (Locally, he teaches through the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation. His next class is July 13. Register here.)<p>…

Gardening

DIY Outdoor Wood Bench

(Image credit: DIY Candy)<p>This is a little labor intensive, but the result is beautiful. If you're interested in a bit of a challenge and want to …

Woodworking

Why Chocolate and Chiles Belong Together Forever

The duo makes everything better—from cake to steak.<p>If you haven't tried combining chocolate and chiles, now is the time. Here are seven excellent …

Cooking

Cinnamon Roll Breakfast Muffins #Recipe

<b>Here’s what you will need:</b><p>6 eggs<br>• 1/2 cup milk<br>• 1/2 cup heavy cream<br>• 2 tsp vanilla extract<br>• 2 tsp cinnamon<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• 2 packs cinnamon rolls<p><b>Directions:</b><br>Watch …

This Is the Only Taco Recipe You Need This Cinco de Mayo

Sure, Cinco de Mayo has a historic significance, but it’s also a great excuse to indulge in your favorite Mexican recipes. And what better way to …

Cinco de Mayo

Make Better Marijuana Edibles with These Tips from a Weed Chef

Toss some marijuana in a brownie mix and everything will come out fine? Probably not. There’s a science to making edibles at home and using your weed …

9 Comfort Food Appetizers for All Your Spring Parties

Bacon wrapped scallops, egg rolls and shrimp cocktails — no offense, but those appetizers are old news. Been there, eaten that! While those usual suspects may be the gold standard everyone is expecting at your party, there IS a recipe for success in changing up the menu. In fact, there are several. …

Cooking

Here's Exactly How To Meal Prep For Lunch This Week

Awesome lunches, plus a complete guide to shopping, meal prep, and packing!<p>Grocery shop and cook for a couple of hours on a Sunday and you'll have a full week's worth of meals ready to go. The meals are in a certain order because cooked grains might get a little iffy after three days, but it's …

5 great recipes to celebrate National Banana Bread Day

Happy National Banana Bread Day, as if you needed a questionably designated reason to celebrate the stuff. The method is a perfect way to use ripened bananas, the fruit lending moist texture and rich flavor to your baked goods. Banana bread, whether a classic take or a riff on the old school …

Breakfast

Oreo Peanut Butter Pie Cups

Much as I love involved, intricate cake decorating and classical pastry with lots of elements (and you know I do), there are times when I just want a …

Dessert

6 recipes for great roast chicken

You can never have too many easy dinner recipes for chicken. It's a versatile bird that lends itself to so many flavorings. One of the most simple preparations you can have in your recipe arsenal is a recipe for roast chicken. Truss the bird up (or cut the backbone out and lay it flat), add your …

16th-Century Italian Old World Globe Bar

When I think of the Old World, I think of art. Class. And nights filled with large quantities of alcohol. This 22" diameter bar will store yours …

12 Baking Tricks That Make Food Prep So Much Easier

These are sure to make you seem like the best pastry chef around. (Because you are.)<p>1. Make your own buttermilk using regular milk and lemon juice.<p>Never buy buttermilk again with this trick! Using a 1-cup measuring cup, add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice or vinegar. Fill the remainder of the cup with …

Dessert

Migas Fried Rice

4 Servings<p>Jaew is a tart, smoky dipping sauce from Thailand, usually served with grilled meats and sausages. Hot Joy chef Quealy Watson takes it to a Tex-Mex place in this eggy, cheesy rice dish that might remind you of nachos (it works). Watch the step-by-step video here.<p>September …

Soysauce