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5 One-Pot Chicken Recipes That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Easier

We've officially entered that awkward between-season stretch where it's not quite time to put away our Dutch ovens, but it's not quite time to break …

17 Fall Crock Pot Recipes That Are Easy & Totally On Point

When fall foods start to hit the grocery store shelves, my dinner game gets pretty imaginative. I mean, there's nothing more inspiring than a …

17 Weeknight Wonders That Are Ready in 15 Minutes

Quick and simple — words we live by throughout the week when it comes to making dinner. We long for one-pot pastas to minimize clean-up, and we crave 30-minute meals to save precious time. Ah, and let’s not forget those glorious slow cooker meals! It doesn’t get much better than a hot and ready …

21 Whole30 Recipes to Just Throw in Your Slow Cooker

One of the biggest challenges while doing the Whole30 is all the prep that goes into it. When foods containing gluten, grains, dairy, soy, and sugar …

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15 Thanksgiving Crockpot Recipe Ideas For A Simple & Delicious Holiday Feast

Preparing a big meal for any holiday means big responsibility and, sometimes, a big mess. Between the prep work and the clean up, cooking for friends …

16 Slow Cooker Apple Recipes That Will Make Your Home Smell Amazing

Owning a slow cooker is a marvelous thing. For one, it makes your life a heck of a lot easier, thanks to the numerous dump dinners you can make for easy weeknight meals. Second of all, they free up time and space — thanks to Thanksgiving slow cooker recipes, we can now get through holiday dinner …

These dirty chai energy balls are the most delicious way to beat the afternoon slump

<i>Each week we spotlight a healthy-delish recipe that’s truly genius (and easy to make) from someone who’s wowed us in the food world. We’re talking</i> …

15 Slow-Cooker Chicken Recipes Perfect for Dinner Tonight + Lunch Tomorrow

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Breakfast Bars (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Breakfast Bars (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)<p>Cook time<p>20 mins<p>Total time<p>20 mins<p>Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip …

The 19 Best New Books of Fall 2016

Even if you’ve outgrown going back to school, you’re never too old to get your mind working again. So put away the beach reads, find a quiet spot in the park among the red and gold...

Your Next Brunch Needs These Cinnamon French Toast Fingers

Soft, fluffy brioche French toast rolled in cinnamon sugar and dipped in fresh raspberry and mascarpone dip. Are you salivating as much as we are right now? This easy recipe makes the perfect Mother’s Day breakfast. Or even better, just make yourself a large plate and take it back to bed with an …

23 Amazing Beauty Brands You’ve Never Heard Of

In addition to the usual makeup and skin care suspects, the Lipstick beauty closet is filled with hundreds of lesser-known brands. Of course, until the word gets out about them....

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21 Vanity Tables Beauty Junkies Will LOVE

Morning routines are *important*. But when you are battling for countertop space to spread out your makeup — all before that cup of morning joe — they can get a bit too hectic. Even if you’re fortunate enough to have your own big bathroom, having a designated vanity space just makes a girl feel</i> …

17 Ideas for Throwing the Purr-fect Cat-Themed Party

If you’re a cat lover, you already know that there’s no getting enough of those furry felines. Well, now you can add “cat-themed” to your list of 30th birthday party ideas or spring bridal shower ideas. And while it’s not like you ever <i>needed</i> another reason for throwing a cat-themed gathering, we’ve …

Citrus Vinaigrette

Makes 1½ cups<p>Active Time: 5 min<p>Total Time: 5 min<p>Always make more salad dressing than you'll need. It takes no longer to mix a big batch, and it means tomorrow night's salad will be ready in minutes. This recipe makes enough vinaigrette for three large salads.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small …

41 Salmon Recipes for All Your Roasting, Grilling, and Pan-Searing Needs

Salmon just never seems to get old. Here are our best easy salmon recipes to make with our favorite weeknight dinner protein.<p>We love salmon for a million reasons, but #1 is definitely salmon's versatility. Whether grilled, roasted, pan-seared, or smoked, this weeknight dinner all-star never gets …

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Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

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Caramel Budino with Salted Caramel Sauce

Makes 8 Servings<p>September 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cookie Crust<p>1 cup finely ground chocolate cookie crumbs (such as Nabisco Famous Chocolate Wafers; about 20 cookies)<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted<p>1/8 teaspoon kosher salt<p>Budino<p>3 cups whole milk, divided<p>1/4 cup cornstarch<p>3/4 cup (packed) dark brown …

7 Convenient and Healthy Bay Area Meal Delivery Services to Try in 2016

Exhausted after a long day at work? Not only do these uber-hip services save you precious time and energy, but they'll also leave you satisfied and …

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15 30-Minute Recipes to Make for Your Next Potluck

You’ve (mostly) survived the holidays, and you have the holiday ham leftovers to prove it. But wait! You’ve got one more party to get through and, in all of your Christmas prep, you’ve completely forgotten to get ready for that New Year’s Eve soiree you’re going to. We’ve scoured the Internet for …

52 Recipes to Get Your Braise On

Our best braised recipes from short ribs to chicken.<p><b>There are few things that make us happier than a good braise.</b> After a few hands-off hours on the stove or in the oven, your final dish will be full of incredible (mostly) meat flavor. Seriously, what could be better?

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Matcha–White Chocolate Sugar Cookies

Makes 24 Servings<p>Powdered green tea gives these tender cookies an elf-worthy hue that will stand out, with no icing or decorating needed.<p>December 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup granulated sugar, divided<p>½ teaspoon plus 2 Tbsp. matcha<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ teaspoon baking soda<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 …

Watching Taylor Swift’s Apple Concert? There’s a Drinking Game for That: #SwiftDrinks

When her album <i>1989</i> was released, Swift took Apple, and all streaming services for that matter, to task for not adequately paying artists during free …

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15 Creative Wedding Welcome Bag Ideas for Every Kind of Event

After traveling far and wide to share in your special day, loved ones will definitely be in need of a little TLC. Kick off your wedding weekend in style and give guests a warm welcome by stocking their hotel rooms with customized goody bags that suit your locale and theme. Whether you’ll be hitting …

18 Noodle Soup Recipes to Make You Temporarily Forget About Ramen

Ramen, the Japanese noodle soup that has swept the nation, isn’t going away any time soon. And we don’t want it to! But there are some seriously tasty noodle soups out there that aren’t getting their fair share of the spotlight. Let’s remedy that. From China to Thailand to Vietnam, here are the …

20 Gifts for the Person You’re Kinda, Sorta Dating

So… you’ve been dating someone for a few weeks, and you’re totally into him/her but you guys haven’t had that whole DTR — “define the relationship,” FYI — talk yet. Do you get ’em a holiday gift? If so, what? You don’t want to spend too much and make him/her feel pressured ($40 and under is a good …

How to expand your Macbook storage without taking up any extra space [Deals]

Having a backup drive is key to anyone with a laptop, but lugging around an extra hard drive can take the convenience out of portable computing. Plugging into the computer adds steps to the process of getting started with work, but one Macbook slot in particular — the SD card port — can be used to …

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Scrambled Eggs with Spinach & Parmesan

1 Servings<p>Pull the eggs off the heat when they still look a little loose; carryover cooking will do the rest.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large eggs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1 teaspoon olive oil<p>3 cups baby spinach<p>1–2 tablespoons grated Parmesan<p>Crushed red pepper flakes<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Whisk …

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

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