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This Carne Asada Burrito Casserole Is a Highbrow Stoner's Delight

Hello, and welcome back to <i>Will It Casserole?</i>, the column where I take your delicious concepts and re-imagine them as delicious casserole creations. …

Salmon, Two Ways: One Epic, One Everyday

Recently, I have been spending time simplifying some old recipes.<p>“Not everyone has a couple of hours to spare in the kitchen on a school night,” my sister once said to me, voicing a familiar complaint about the time commitment demanded by some of my dishes.<p>“I know, I know,” I said, and offered my …

Spices

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Country Lifestyle

Readers’ 23 All-Time Favorite Real Simple Recipes

We asked, and thousands of you answered. Here are the dishes most bookmarked, dog-eared, clipped, shared, and enjoyed—from once-a-week slow-cooker …

Smashed-Banana Bread

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 350°. Grease a 9-by-5-inch metal loaf pan with nonstick spray and line the bottom with parchment paper, …

Dessert

Here Are Our Favorite Recipes From A Whole Year Of Cooking

Here's what our editors and writers loved this year.

Guy Fieri

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

The Slow Cooker Recipes Our Readers Saved Most in 2017

For years I've been wishing for the ability to save recipes on Kitchn (perhaps you have too), and this year it finally happened. Like many readers, …

Cooking

Our 25 Most Popular Recipes of 2017

You were really into brown butter chocolate chip cookies and easy chicken dishes.<p>Another year has passed, and you all still really love chicken. Out of our 25 most popular recipes, seven of them involved poultry, from one-skillet thighs with buttery orzo to Basically's magic crispy over-fried …

Cooking

These Easy Cheesecake Cookies Will Win the Cookie Swap

Creamy Cheesecake Cookies<p>Makes 24 cookies<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour <br>1/2 teaspoon baking powder <br>1/2 teaspoon baking soda <br>1/4 teaspoon salt <br>1/2 cup …

Dessert

Cardamom Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

Shortbread is originally a Scottish butter cookie but has been adapted to different cultures and cuisines by the addition of spices, oils and nuts. …

10 Common Baking Substitutes Everyone Should Know

Missing an ingredient? No problem.<p>November 21, 2017<p>As we all know, baking is a science. However, there are many different ways that you can go about …

Mexican Pot Pork Carnitas

<b>INGREDIENTS</b>2 1/2 lbs boneless pork shoulder blade roast, trimmed<br>3/4 cup low sodium chicken broth<br>1/2 tsp sazon, homemade works too<br>2-3 chipotle peppers …

Bobby's Bourbon Apple Hot Toddy | Food Network

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Employment

Make-Ahead Gravy is a Pro Thanksgiving Move

Make this gravy ahead of time so you're not sweating over the stove at the last minute.<p>After the turkey, nothing inspires quite as much anxiety as the gravy. A lot of this pressure comes from the hectic, hands-on making of the roux, separating the pan drippings, and heating the stock while your …

Cooking

7 Tips for the Best Mashed Potatoes of Your Life

By Alex Delany<p>Everything you need to reach mashed potato nirvana.<p>Mashed potatoes are a simple food. But you might need tips for making the best mashed potatoes. Because if you’ve ever made a simple food before, you know that simple is anything but, especially when that food creates such strong …

Cooking

The Best Slow Cooker Recipes for an Office Thanksgiving

As you decide what to make for your office Thanksgiving potluck, know that your slow cooker is your number-one ally. In addition to those easy …

Cooking

Be a Hero, Roast a Pork Shoulder on Thanksgiving

Because even if there always has to be a turkey, that doesn't mean there shouldn't be something else, too<p>Naturally, most families would riot if you didn’t make a turkey. But let’s be real: Nobody truly loves the bird, which is why in my family there are two Thanksgiving nonnegotiables. One: There …

Cooking

6 Crock Pot Recipes To Try This Week To Lose 6 Pounds Fast

With colder temperatures in the air, there's no better time to pull out your slow cooker for every meal! And turns out, many of your favorite comfort …

14 Tried And True Recipes You Should Make This Month

Here’s what our editors and writers are making in their own kitchens.

Dessert

Chocolate Cakes

These incredible chocolate cake recipes include Ina Garten's all-time favorite chocolate cake and moist red velvet cake.

Dessert

Coconut Cheesecake

This velvety cheesecake is made with toasted coconut in the crust plus a shaggy garnish of shredded coconut on the top. As with the classic …

This is the Most Popular Chili Recipe on Our Entire Site

Seriously, all the cool kids are making it.<p>Chili season is officially here, and we are not messing around. Finally, it’s chilly (pun intended) enough …

4 Easy Fixes for Interior Painting Mistakes

Painting a room can be an easy and inexpensive upgrade, whether you're freshening it up or dramatically changing the color. With a little planning …

Home Improvement

Make This Honey-Garlic Skillet Chicken ASAP

Your search for an irresistible chicken dish is over. These chicken thighs have perfectly crispy skin, thanks to the hot cast iron skillet, and are …

Cooking

Meet the Bronzie: The Nutty, Addictive Bar That Can Be Yours in One Hour

Full disclosure: I bake a lot. People are always asking what happens to all the desserts and cheesy biscuits and pull-apart breads that emerge from my kitchen. And here's what I do: I save enough for our little household, reserving some of every recipe for dinner that night or to enjoy the next …

The Easy Smoky Eye You Can Wear Day and Night

The classic smoky eye is a makeup technique that everyone should have in their arsenal. Not only does it give you an instant sultry, smoldering, …

Makeup