Marisa Dengate

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Should I Stretch Before or After My Runs?

Neither, experts say. Or if you must, do it after your workout—not before.<p>You’ve seen the iconic image of a runner bent over and touching his toes. You’ve probably seen plenty of runners doing this before races. So it may surprise you to hear that this so-called static stretching—attempting to …

LEGO's Beautifully Detailed Parisian Restaurant

Just unveiled at BrickCon in Seattle is this beautiful new set in LEGO's modular building series, 10243 Parisian Restaurant. Released in January 2014, the highly detailed model includes 2,469 pieces that make up much more than what you see on the outside. In this three story building, you'll find …

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

As most of you saw, my family has had visitors the past few days! Kate and her kiddos drove away today and now it’s back to normal life and normal …

Samoa Cream Pie

You know what one of the saddest times of the year is? When Girl Scout Cookies go away and you realize that you never got any. No Thin Mints. No …

Homemade Chicken Nuggets

There are moms out there whose kids have no idea what fast food restaurants are.<p>I am not one of those moms.<p>This isn’t a feather in my cap or …

Southwest-Chipotle Chili Mac

When I was a kid, one of our family’s favorite meals, and one of the first things I learned how to make by myself, was a creation we called “Cowboy …

Hawaiian-Style Sloppy Joes

<b>Hawaiian Sloppy Joes</b> <i><br>Recipe by Our Best Bites</i><p>Ingredients:<p>1 pound extra-lean ground turkey or beef (93% lean)<br>6 ounces center-cut bacon (about 1/2 …

From the Pastry Dungeon: Caramel Apple Flan with Toasted Pepitas

Sometimes ideas that I have in the kitchen have to wait their turn to come to fruition. For example, I've wanted to do a caramel apple dessert for a couple of years now, but just couldn't decide on how to execute it. I knew I wanted it to be a lighter, creamier dish with subtle spices and a salty, …

Share Your Sweets: Apples

GalleryShare Your Sweets: Apples<p>Fall means apples, and apples mean so many things: pies, doughnuts, cakes, cider milkshakes, and oh so much more. With temperatures dropping, there's nothing better than a warm apple...well, just about anything. See the SE community's favorite ways to use the fall …

12 Sweet Cinnamon Recipes to Spice Up Your Fall Days

We don't often look to the spice rack to inspire a recipe roundup, but, given its ubiquity in fall baking in particular, cinnamon deserves a deep dive. Also known as cassia, the cinnamon you're most likely to find in the US is bold and spicy-sweet (in contrast with milder Ceylon cinnamon). Sure, we …

Homemade Brown Sugar Cinnamon Pop-Tarts Recipe

For a gluten free version, replace the all purpose flour with a blend of 8 ounces white rice flour, 1 ounce kinako (roasted soy flour) and 1 ounce buckwheat flour. I often use this blend at work and recommend it highly. For the breadcrumbs in the filling, simply use your favorite gluten-free crumbs.<p>…

Fried Scones with Cinnamon Honey Butter Recipe

While you can make fried scones from refrigerated or frozen yeast roll dough, making them from scratch doesn't require that much more effort. Sprinkle them with powdered sugar or better yet, drizzle them with a cinnamony browned honey butter.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious …

Cinnamon Roll Waffles with Bacon-Apple Frosting Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Cinnamon Roll Waffles</b>1 (8-roll) package Pillsbury cinnamon rolls2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted<b>For the Bacon-Apple Frosting</b>6 slices bacon, thinly sliced cross-wise1 Granny Smith apple, peeled, cored, and cut into 1/8-inch dice2 tablespoons packed dark …

Apple Cinnamon Quick Bread Recipe

A simple, not-too-sweet apple bread that's spiced with cinnamon and ginger.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 1/2 cups all purpose flour1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/4 teaspoon baking powder1 1/4 teaspoons cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar1/2 cup dark …

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