Mason Eastlake

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Lemon Cake with Lemon Filling and Lemon Butter Frosting Recipe

"This is a wonderful Easter cake. Everyone at my Easter barbeque loved it. Very moist and delightful."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons …

Baking

Political Reality May Finally Be Catching Up To Trump

One of the most astounding things about the campaign and presidency of Donald Trump has been the resilience of his supporters despite the President’s …

It's time to protect yourself — and your friends — from Facebook

Remember the Marlboro Man? He was a sexy vision of the American west, created by a cigarette corporation to sell a fatal product. People knew this …

After Florida, I see the NRA as nothing less than a terrorist organization

I try so hard not to let tragedies like the one that happened at a Florida high school this week feel like just another shooting. This happens so often, it’s easy to fall into frozen despair. If child after child is killed, and still our politicians do nothing – how can we expect anything to change?<p>…

Guns

America's dark underbelly: I watched the rise of white nationalism

It was almost 3am, and Matthew Heimbach and I were sitting in an International House of Pancakes restaurant somewhere between Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and Paoli, Indiana, when Matthew asked me why I never asked him about the Holocaust.<p>The question caught me by surprise, not because I was …

Rights & Freedoms

An insider explains how rural Christian white America has a dark and terrifying underbelly

As the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to understand white, …

Great Depression

Restoration, modernization of Parliament Hill buildings will give them an extraordinary second life

'I can't think of anything else I'd rather be doing,' says Dr. Stephen Fai of Carleton University, who is assisting with the work by building a three-dimensional database of the Centre Block and all its parts<p>The first time Stephen Fai laid eyes on Parliament Hill, he was heading to architectural …

Virtual Reality

Make This Greek Avocado Chicken Salad and Eat It All Week

Chicken salad and tuna salad are tried-and-true lunch staples. I don't think there was ever a time that I went to my grandparents' home and opened …

Healthy Eating

Blueberry Cheesecake Breakfast Bake

Loaded Blueberry Cheesecake Breakfast Bake<p>Serves 8<p>Cooking spray<p>1 (16-ounce) loaf sliced white sandwich bread, such as Pepperidge Farm Hearty White <br>8 …

Old-Fashioned Ginger Snaps

This recipe is for classic old-fashioned ginger snap cookies, made with molasses, butter, brown sugar, and spices.

The LCBO’s best bottles of wine for $15 or less

'Tis the season for sipping and sharing (and saving)

Wine & Spirits

Jamie's Old-Fashioned Ginger Crinkle Cookies

Where to Eat in Barcelona

As recommended by the staff at Pakta. —Michael Idov

Ann Arbor

Bars Are Putting On the Ritz With an Old Drink: The Tuxedo

Tuxedos are back in style. You’ll spot them all over New York, at the Beekman Hotel downtown, at the Grill in the former Four Seasons space, at Flora Bar inside the Met Breuer museum.<p>No, not that tuxedo — though formal wear wouldn’t look out of place in such elegant surroundings. We’re talking …

Absinthe

Coldest Capital Cities

Is Ottawa the Coldest Capital City?<p>The coldest capital city in the world is not in Canada or in Northern Europe but in Mongolia; it's Ulaan-baatar, …

Old-Fashioned Apple Dumplings

Here, a buttery, flaky dough cloaks sweet-tart apples stuffed with almond streusel. They are then drizzled with luscious caramel sauce and baked. Use Pink Lady, Granny Smith, Cortland or other sweet-tart baking apples for the best results. <b>Old-Fashioned Apple Dumplings</b> <b>Ingredients</b> <b>For the dough</b>:• 2 cups …

Dessert

How to Make Pumpkin Pie Spice - You're Going to Want to Put This Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Recipe on Everything You Eat This Fall

Pumpkin spice is a go-to autumn flavour. But you don't need to go out and buy the packaged seasoning — it's actually so easy to make pumpkin spice …

9 Fall Meal-Prep Lunches That Will Be the Prettiest Things to Hit Your Desk

Alright, guys, it's time to clean up our acts, and meal prep is the easiest way to start. Summer seems to have gone by in an endless blur of …

These Slip-Ons Are Like Crocs for People Who Would Never Wear Crocs

The longer I’m alive, the more I want to be comfortable all the time. In summer, I almost exclusively drape myself in one old romper that keeps me decent while barely touching my sweaty flesh. My winter look involves wrapping all 5 foot 2 of me in what is definitely a queen-size duvet loosely …

11 Unique Pulled Pork Recipes That Aren’t Sandwiches - Chowhound

Pulled pork is a staple barbecue food. Sure, it makes for a great sandwich, but it’s also one of the best slow cooker meals out there. Since pulled …

Cooking

The Allure of Argentina’s Bubbling Cheese

Bubbling melted cheese is hard to resist, whether it’s French fondue swirled around cubes of bread, Swiss raclette spread on hot boiled potatoes, or Tex-Mex queso fundido, served with thick tortilla chips. On my first trip to Argentina, I encountered a South American version.<p>My friend Fernando …

Italian Food

Rent a Houseboat for Your Next Getaway

In Canada, renting a houseboat and embarking on a multi-day waterway adventure is a definite “thing”; it’s a leisure-seekers’ subculture, and a super …

Trails

Cook Once, Eat All Week: 10 Big-Batch Summer Suppers

When the weather is balmy and perfect, it can sometimes feel especially hard to get dinner on the table. Wouldn't we all rather be soaking up the sun …

The Only Cake Recipe You'll Need This Summer

My friend Jodi Rhoden started baking cakes out of her Barbie-pink house in Asheville, North Carolina in 2006. The venture became so popular, so fast, that she opened a bakery, and wrote a cookbook about Southern cake ladies, the home bakers everyone around town knows to call up for a birthday …

Dessert

Italian Limoncello Cheesecake Bars (20-Minute Recipe)

These Italian Limoncello cheesecake bars are so rich, creamy, and refreshing! They are one of the best spring-summer desserts that I have ever tried. …

Dessert

Nephew Of Colonel Sanders Revealed The Secret Ingredients Of KFC's Fried Chicken

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekc<p>Whether it’s original or extra crispy, KFC is phenomenal. There are things in this world we may never know like how many …

Spices

This British gin has just been voted the world's best

The tiny distillery went up against over 250 from around the world<p>Tarquin's Cornish Navy Gin, from a small distillery in North Cornwall, has just …

Gin Botanicals, Decoded

What separates cucumber-tinged Hendrick's from pine-heavy Tanqueray? Botanicals. We look at 15 bottles and ingredients to break down what's in your …

Home Bartending 101: 7 Essential Spirits You Need to Have

Home bartending is an essential personal life skill sure to enhance your general reputation as a gracious host, because let's face it: There's …

Cocktails