Mary Karen De Pedro

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16 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Your Independence Day Grill

Can't decide what to make for the biggest cook-out holiday of the year? We've got you covered. From smoky ribs to spiced kebabs, juicy pork chops, and spicy chicken wings, we have 16 great excuses to fire up your grill this Fourth of July.<p>Before you get started, make sure you know how to these …

6 Horrible Life Lessons from the 'Game of Thrones' Season Finale

Finally! A happy ending! (LOL, jk)<p>1. Did you predict the future completely, totally, 100% wrong (and burn a cute little lizard girl in the process)? NBD! Just grab the nearest horse and ride off into the sunset before anyone finds out.<p><b>What Happened:</b> Turns out sacrificing Shireen wasn't the best …

Slow-Roast Tender Chinese Spareribs

For your next game day, go with Cantonese BBQ<p>Those sticky, overcooked, red ribs from Chinese buffets are usually too tough or too sweet to be anything but disappointing. It's a shame, because when you taste Cantonese BBQ spareribs done well—honey-glazed, browned, and sizzling—they're …

BBQ

The Nutella-Stuffed Brown Butter Blondie Pie With Major Sex Appeal

Imagine a giant jar of <b>Nutella</b>.<p>Now, imagine a <b>pie</b>.<p>Not just any pie, a <b>brown butter</b> <b>blondie</b> pie.<p>Look at your lonely jar of Nutella. Now back to the pie. Now back to the <b>jar</b>.<p>Now back to the pie.<p>Sadly, your pie is not nearly as delicious as it could be.<p>However, if your brown butter blondie pie was <b>stuffed</b> …

Chocolate Chip S'mores Cookies: Ellen in the Kitchen Recipe

Blogger Ellen Attard of Ellen in the Kitchen says it best: "So this isn't really a recipe. It's more like an idea to make s'mores cookies better." That's the kind of forward thinking we need more of in this world. Don't rest on your laurels! A delicious cookie isn't enough. Make it better!<p>So, …

What to Wear to Work for Under $100

From professional staples to of-the-moment trend pieces.<p>Make no mistake, a best-dressed accolade in the workplace is hard-earned—<i>but</i> it doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. From professional staples to decidedly of-the-moment trend pieces, these looks will turn heads without putting a dent in …

Polish Off Your Valentine's Day with Chocolate Bread Pudding

You better like it dark.<p><i>For Valentine's Day this year, we asked the great Charlie Palmer (of his eponymous Steak) to craft the ultimate dinner menu for you. Of course, it's really not for you, but for the special person in your life. So join us in cooking up something truly unforgettable, because</i> …

18 One-Pan Breakfast Recipes That Will Send You to the Strata-sphere

Alright, show of hands. Who out there loves bread, brunch and basically all things indulgent? Looks like just about everyone. This means you <i>definitely</i> need some strata in your life. These 18 eggy, cheesy and sometimes meaty bread puddings stir together all of the usual breakfast table suspects into …

Breakfast

Salted Caramel Cake from Alex Hitz

Alex's twist on an old-fashioned favorite results in a delicious — and amazing looking! — treat that's perfect for any occasion.<p>Trends are trends and traditions are traditions, and rarely do the two mix, but this cake is a hybrid. It's my favorite kind of thing — a classic with a twist. These days, …

Dessert

Powerful Professional Image: Dressing for Success

People are continuously examining your behavior and modeling perceptions about your personality, competency and commitment. The set of qualities and characteristics that represent perceptions of you in business sphere shape your professional image, which builds or ruins your success and potential …

31 Awesome Outfits To Copy All July Long

We get it — there's a lot to think about in the morning: How you're going to have that tough conversation with your boss. How you're possibly going …

Trends

19 Summer Cocktail Recipes To Perfect Now

Summer and open-air parties go hand-in-hand. But, the age-old question is: what to serve? We love a chilled brewski as much as anyone, but wouldn’t …

Liquor

Queen Maxima's Vogue Netherlands Cover Is Absolutely Stunning (PHOTOS)

Times are good for Queen Maxima. First, she upgraded her title from princess to queen, then she kicked off May by landing her very first Vogue cover. Not too shabby, eh?<p>The Argentinian export is featured on a special edition of Vogue Netherlands, entitled "The Birth Of A Queen." As we've come to …

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