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Where to Find Denver’s Top Italian Food

Once upon a time, you could bet on checkered tablecloths and a sauce-centric menu when dining out over an Italian meal. But things have changed, and a brand new breed of Italian restaurant has come into existence. In Colorado, the Italian renaissance is well underway, and in the last year, Denver …

French Onion Soup Casserole

This rich, soup-inspired casserole makes a cheesy, ultra-comforting side dish (our tasters said it would make a great addition to a holiday spread) …

Cooking

27 Instant Fixes for All Those Nagging Problems Around Your House

These are some super-simple solutions for common household headaches.<p>Water coming from the cold water tap can be pretty chilly during the winter (or …

Plant Doctor: How to Save a Dying Houseplant

You saw a plant you loved in a shop or nursery. You brought it home, and for months it warmed your heart. But then it started to decline. What are …

27 Easy Pasta Recipes That Don't Use Sauce From A Jar, Because You Deserve Better

There's a time and a place for jarred tomato sauce. This is not it.<p>You want to make dinner with your eyes closed and both hands tied behind your back, right? It’s just a guess, based on the internet’s mass hysteria over sheet pan dinner recipes and 3-ingredient weeknight wonders.<p>There’s only one …

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The Best Parental Control Devices for Safe Internet Browsing

Protecting your kids on the Internet can be exhausting. Here are seven easy-to-install parental control routers and other devices to put your worries …

Vegan Lasagna with Chickpeas - Vegan Cooking

Rinse the chickpeas and mash them with a potato-stomp or fork. Set aside.<p>Mince the onion and garlic.<p>Heat up the olive oil in a large saucepan and …

The Definitive Guide to Cooking Every Vegetable

<b>Broccoli and Cauliflower</b><p>For tough, cruciferous veggies like broccoli or cauliflower, roasting is really best. Our editors love to roast <i>just a little</i> …

Onions

20 Deliciously Healthy Recipes Featuring Brussels Sprouts

Whether you're meal prepping for the week or making a home-cooked meal on a given night, chances are you've got your go-to sides like rice or potatoes. But if you're looking for something slightly healthier yet equally satisfying, look no further than brussels sprouts. We've got you covered with a …

32 Of The Absolute Best Products On Amazon — Because 5,000+ Reviewers Can't Be Wrong

For better or for worse, Amazon has some of the most brutally honest reviewers on the internet. If there's something to be said about an item, …

I stopped drinking completely for 2 years — and it showed me how the world treats sober people differently

About three years ago, I decided to give up drinking alcohol. The decision was a logical one: I had been diagnosed with ulcerative colitis and found that many of the things I had enjoyed were now a source of pain — especially booze.<p>After drinking some wine with friends one night, then waking up …

Alcohol

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

Machine Learning

This Vegan Portuguese Kale Soup Recipe Will Cure What Ails You

Whenever I’m craving comfort food, I make a big pot of vegan kale soup. Growing up, it was a cure-all remedy in our house. Winter wind just a little too cold? Make the soup. Schoolyard bullying got you down? Mom made the soup. It was also our food of celebration. When my grandma came into town …

42 Ridiculously Easy Vegan Recipes Anyone Can Master

Whether you're new to the kitchen, new to being vegan, or just looking for some new things to try.

How to Make Egg Drop Soup Out of Any Broth

If you can boil water and scramble eggs, you can make egg drop soup.<p>Post-work dinner is my laziest cooking—it must be lightning fast and without much additional shopping. Most nights that means scrambled eggs and toast or empty-out-the-fridge soup, but lately it’s been a combination of both: egg …

15 Chinese Food Recipes That Taste Better Than Takeout

Ditch the kung pao with these easy recipes.<p>February 05, 2018<p>Sometimes I just want to sit in front of Netflix and eat boxes of takeout while I …

How A Fashion Photographer Smartphone Edits For Instagram | Anita Sadowska

Is it always best to choose quality over quantity? Not always; especially as the importance of developing and maintaining a social media presence …

26 Vegan Classics You Should Learn How To Cook

Yes, these are vegan.

Vegetarian family classics

No one need miss out on family favourites with our veggie twists on traditional recipes. The Good Food cookery team have come up with clever …

How to Make a Better Quiche, Faster (No Blind Baking!)

Quiche was a big dinner staple in our kitchen growing up. It was always on heavy rotation, especially in the colder months, and my mother had two specialties: broccoli-cheddar and Swiss chard. My sisters and I each had our favorite; they all loved the chard and I loved the broccoli. Regardless of …

How to Make a Cheesy Polenta Skillet

Thanks to its firm consistency, precooked polenta (usually sold in tube form) can be seared, toasted, or even layered and baked like a lasagna. We …

How to Make Egg Foo Yong with Mushroom Sauce

Egg foo yong is like a cross between an American-style omelet and a crispy Chinese pancake, loaded with vegetables and topped with a mushroom …

5 Rules to Follow When Meal Planning for One

So you're doing the meal planning thing and have no one to answer to but yourself. In a sea of information that sometimes feels skewed to households …

Healthy Eating

How to Make Quinoa and Roasted Pepper Chili

Quinoa holds strong as one of our favorite ingredients for the healthy cook: a quick-cooking, gluten-free whole grain that’s also a good source of …

29 Strange Products People Are Buying On Amazon That Are Pure Genius

People are always telling me I have an affinity for the bizarre, and I like to think that translates over to the kinds of things I love to buy …

23 Plant-Based Ways To Eat Protein If You're Cutting Back On Meat

No meat? NBD.

29 Tasty Dairy-Free Soups That'll Soothe Your Soul

Whether you're dairy-free, lactose intolerant, or just looking to try something new.