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People are obsessed with the sticky buns at NYC's Smorgasburg food fair

You can also find Japanese shaved ice, grilled cheese, rainbow-colored pretzels, and other …

15 Side Dishes That Pair Perfectly with Tacos

We’d never set a limit on taco fillings. So why not pile on all the tasty sides, too? From avocado rice to Mexican street corn dip (yes, it’s a …

Siri cooks up a Southern-style dinner with fried chicken & spicy sweet potatoes

Food blogger and cookbook author Siri Daly is joining the TODAY Food team to share a few of her favorite family recipes from her new book "Siriously Delicious: 100 Nutritious (and Not So Nutritious) Simple Recipes for the Real Home Cook." She shows us how to make Carson's late mother's crispy …

This cauliflower crust grilled cheese is next-level comfort food

Total Time<p>10 min<p>It doesn’t matter how old you are—nothing beats an ooey, gooey grilled cheese. That said, there’s nothing wrong with making a few …

Cooking

Soup Yourself: Recipes Right for This Season

There’s nothing like a bowlful to sustain us through the chilly days of early spring—and no dish more adaptable to every whim<p>IN HER book “The Reporter’s Kitchen,” published a few months ago, journalist Jane Kramer—who is also my mother—reveals her penchant for altering recipes. “If you like an …

Recipes

This squash casserole recipe might just be the best ever

<b>In the Southern Kitchen series Saving Southern Recipes, Associate Editor Kate Williams explores the deep heritage of Southern cooking through the</b> …

Spanish Olive Oil Bread (Pan de Aceite)

In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a dough hook, combine the yeast, sugar, and ¼ cup lukewarm (95°F) water. Set aside until the yeast has risen …

Baking

The Rock praises Saudi Arabia's millennial crown prince in a bizarre Instagram post

Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammad bin Salman, is currently visiting Los Angeles on his last leg of his grand US tour, and just received praise from one of the Hollywood's most important residents — Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.<p>The actor attended a private dinner with the crown prince this week at …

11 foods you should eat for stronger nails

You likely give very little thought to your nails even if you treat yourself to regular manicures. After all, they're just kind of there, so it's rare for most of us to worry too much about our nail health.<p>But if you've ever had dry, brittle nails that feel weak or break easily, you know how …

Nutrition

House of Prime Rib Has a Secret Menu ... and It's Delicious!

A Bay Area institution with a cult following, <b>House of Prime Rib</b> has been serving quality cuts to locals and tourists alike since the 1940s. In fact, …

Parents Explain The Me Too Movement To Their Kids In Emotional Video

“What do you know about the Me Too movement?”<p>A new video from the YouTube channel Cut shows just how difficult it can be for parents to have a nuanced and educational discussion about sexual assault with their children.<p>The video, “Parents Explain #MeToo,” was published Monday and features three …

Parenting

Memphis Blues

Reflecting on today's anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s murder, its 50th, pulls our minds toward images and sounds that surrounded that day in 1968: to the balcony of the Lorraine Motel; to Dr. King's speech in Memphis the day before his assassination. This anniversary has weighed on my mind …

Music

Our Most Popular Vegetarian Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

There really is nothing the slow cooker can't do. This year it became my go-to for working even more meatless recipes into my meal plan. It's a …

How to score big at government auctions, on everything from real estate to bugles

Rolex watches seized from drug lords. Homes confiscated from tax cheats. Blackhawk helicopters the military no longer needs. The federal government is auctioning off all this — and more. The "more" often means mundane things like office chairs and shredders and mysterious things like "swamp cooler …

Real Estate

11 Weighted Blankets That Won't Weigh Down Your Wallet

Sleep tight 😴<p>If you’re a troubled sleeper, you’ve probably heard of the newest insomnia-fighting trend: weighted blankets.<p>Weighted blankets are just what they sound like ― blankets that are heavier than your average bedding. But, how exactly does a 25-pound blanket help you sleep better?<p>Most …

Shopping

Scientists discover 91 volcanoes below Antarctic ice sheet

This is in addition to 47 already known about and eruption would melt more ice in region affected by climate change<p>Scientists have uncovered the largest volcanic region on Earth – two kilometres below the surface of the vast ice sheet that covers west Antarctica.<p>The project, by Edinburgh University …

Antarctica

This is the site you need to look at before you start your next home improvement project

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>My mom went through a few big home remodeling phases over 10 years ago, and while our house looks great now, I remember it was a period …

Here’s Your First Look at Tesla’s Beautiful Solar Roofs

Sometimes a clean energy innovation is on par with the standard version, so choosing between the two can be tough. When it comes to Tesla’s newest …

Tesla

Slender, crisp phyllo rolls hold lemony shredded chicken

<i>Makes about 16 rolls, each 4 inches, enough to serve 4</i><p>Similar in size to spring rolls at Chinese restaurants, these flaky chicken-filled rolls are …

These Cozy Scones Are The Best Baking Project

And they come with a yummy rhubarb compote!<p>Makes 6 small or 4 large scones<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b><br>For the soaker</b><p>80 g / ½ cup dried currants<p>30 g / 3 tablespoons Grand Marnier or Cointreau<p><b><br>For the dough</b><p>120 g / 1 cup all-purpose flour<p>110 g / 1 cup whole wheat pastry flour<p>65 g / ⅓ cup granulated sugar<p>2 teaspoons …

Baking

Breakfast-for-Dinner Is My Favorite Lazy Comfort Food

I love eggs. They're cheap, they're healthy, and there are so many ways to get creative with them that don't take a ton of time or attention. The …

Breakfast

Kimchi Fried Rice (Kimchi Bokumbap)

Kimchi fried rice <i>(</i><i>bokumbap</i> or <i>bokkeumbap</i>) makes for a simple meal that helps you use two items commonly found in Korean pantries and …

Crunchy Lemonade Drumsticks

Mix 1 tablespoon lemon zest and the lemon juice in a large bowl. Add 1 cup water and the sugar and whisk to dissolve, then whisk in the buttermilk. …

Lemonade

15 Easy Weeknight Grilling Recipes

Your grill doesn't want to sit lonely Monday through Friday just waiting for the weekend. Grilling on a weeknight can be fast and fun, plus it keeps …

Cooking

This Creamy Indian-Spiced Cauliflower Is Light Enough for Summer

When most vegetables you're introduced to in childhood come in mushy boiled form, you might be forgiven for going to great lengths to avoid even one more plate of such pallid, soggy specimens. That was certainly the case with Matt, who grew up in rural England in the 1970s, where mealtimes tended …

Our Best 5-Ingredient Recipes to Ditch the Grocery List

Pantry looking a little sparse? These simple recipes are for you<p>If you're pressed for time, shopping for groceries can be an unpleasant and drawn-out …

Pound cake to help you cope

Julia Turshen's newest book, "Feed the Resistance," was written as her awareness of political involvement grew after the 2016 election. The book is a collection of recipes designed to feed and nourish "folks who are too busy resisting to cook," interspersed with essays about community involvement, …