Mary Vang

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5 Fall Soups to Warm You Up

Feel that chill in the air? Warm up with these soul-satisfying autumn soups.<p><b>1. Easy Butternut Squash Soup</b><p>This has got to be the easiest butternut squash soup recipe ever. You start with pre-cut squash from the supermarket, then you throw everything in a pot, simmer it, purée it and you're done. But …

Food Preservation

Earth's Water Is Older Than The Sun

Why that’s good news for alien hunters<p>Since water is one of the vital ingredients for life on Earth, scientists want to know how it got here. One theory is that the water in our solar system was created in the chemical afterbirth of the Sun. If that were the case, it would suggest that water might …

How To Wear Flannel Without Looking Sloppy

It’s time to break out our flannel shirts for maximum fall wear. But this year we’re retiring the leggings and button-down pair -- okay, maybe not entirely -- and amping up our beloved plaid shirt.<p>Instead of always feeling AND looking cozy, why not keep the comfy factor while looking a little more …

The Best and Easiest Vegan Chocolate Milkshake Ever

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: A smooth, chocolatey milkshake, with frozen bananas and almond milk standing in for dairy. Stop what you're doing, and make one now.</i><p>This milkshake recipe is so …

The Case for "Megadating"

<b>Our guy columnist, Jake, has plans with three women this week. Is he a cad? Or should you be dating multiple people too?</b><p>First, an update: Phoebe* the actress and I broke up—turns out she really <i>was</i> too young. And now, on to the issue at hand: I'm dating several women at the same time right now. …

The 10 Entertaining Recipes You Loved This Month

With fall rolling in, you're starting to think about breaking up with salad, summer's best friend (except pasta salad, of course). The cool breezes have caught you off guard, and you want something that'll stick to your ribs -- you're looking forward to trading in light, fresh meals and …

Don's "Cool Gray Breeze" Room

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:DonLocation:Morrisville, NCDivision:CoolInspiration for my palette:While painting a friend's office, someone …

Living Rooms

Avocado and Grapefruit Salad with Edamame

1 serving<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2—3 cups watercress, large stems trimmed<p>1 pink grapefruit, peel and pith removed, cut into segments<p>1/4 avocado, chopped<p>1/2 cup frozen edamame, cooked according to package directions<p>1 1/2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<p>2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice<p>2 tablespoons unsalted, …

How to Make Soba Noodles at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: You don't need any special equipment to make these homemade soba noodles from Tess Ward of The 'Yes' Chef, so what are you waiting for?</i><p>Making …

Crispy Apple-Oat Fritters

8 Servings<p>If the batter thickens as it sits, thin with more club soda.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup plus 2 Tbsp. sugar, divided<p>1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon, divided<p>Vegetable oil (for frying; about 4 cups)<p>1 cup gluten-free old-fashioned oats<p>½ cup rice flour<p>2 tablespoons cornstarch<p>1 teaspoon …

10 Healthy Two-Ingredient Avocado Recipes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, make dessert, smoothies, milkshakes, and more in five minutes flat.<p>The world's most perfect berry — yes, avocados are classified as berries — doesn't need much to taste delicious. A little salt is all you really need. But when you're feeling a little fancier, …

Healthy Eating

All The Cakes You Can Make With Just A Box Of Cake Mix And A Bottle Of Soda

It would appear that no cake recipe is as easy to follow as the one printed on the back of a cake mix box.<p>Eggs, butter (or oil), water. Heat, beat, bake. Easy as cake from a box pie.<p>But there <i>is</i> something easier, dear cake-lovers. Swap all but the cake mix for a bottle of soda. As Youtuber Mind Over …

Tomato Grilled-Cheese Soup

8 Servings<p>Try pouring the soup directly over the sliced sandwich for an irresistible cheesy bread soup.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons (½ stick) unsalted butter, plus ½ cup (1 stick) at room temperature, divided<p>1 medium red onion, chopped<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>2 tablespoons tomato paste<p>2 …

10 Ways to Use Tomato Sauce

You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato sauce, now here’s how to use it (beyond pasta, of course).<p><i>You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato</i> …

Sausage and Chard Mini Breakfast Galettes

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: You can find recipe inspiration in all kinds of places. Start with these savory galettes, wrapped up in</i> …

Crispy Thai Pork with Cucumber Salad

4 Servings<p>The crispy bits are the key to this pork’s deliciousness. Use a wide, flat spatula for the best effect.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 English hothouse cucumber, halved lengthwise, thinly sliced crosswise<p>1 shallot, thinly sliced<p>2 red or green Thai chiles, with seeds, thinly sliced, divided<p>1/2 cup …

Recipes

Watermelon Rind Pickles

Bring a large pot of water to a boil; add rind. Cook until just tender, about 15 minutes. Divide rinds among two 24-oz. glass jars. Bring sugar, …

How To Substitute Cauliflower -- Deliciously -- For Just About Everything You Eat

There's a little, cruciferous vegetable in town that can be substituted into virtually any dish. This food turns pasta gluten-free, pizzas low-carb and cereal Paleo.<p>Say hello to cauliflower.<p>The oft-overlooked vegetable gives the potato and even chicken a run for its money, and those with a …

Georgia Peach Chili

<b>GEORGIA PEACH CHILI - serves 6-8 bowls</b><p><i>Ingredients:</i><p>2 lbs. of your favorite chili meat (turkey, beef, or veggie "meat" are all acceptable)<p>3 cans of red beans<p>2-3 peaches<p>2 small jalapenos<p>2 cloves of garlic<p>1 large can of diced tomatoes<p>4 oz. cream cheese<p>chili powder<p>red pepper flakes<p>Montreal steak …

Food

27 Reasons Singapore Is The Most Delicious Place On Earth

It's hard to believe all of this deliciousness even fits on such a tiny island.

Your Favorite Rooms of the Week

See what's trending on Pinterest.<p>See what's popular on our Pinterest boards for the week of August 25, 2014. Follow us on Pinterest for more decor inspiration.

Style Inspiration: Wallpaper in the Bathroom

As mentioned in this post by Adrienne, wallpaper can be a good way to brighten bathrooms — especially tiny windowless ones. If you are thinking of …

Bathrooms