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7 Ways You Can Travel (Almost) for Free in 2018

Pack your bags!<p>If “travel more” is one of your New Year’s goals, but you never got around to checking off “win the lottery” from this year’s resolution list, there’s no need to freak out. Even if Instagram makes it seem like you need to be a millionaire to jet around, there are plenty of ways to …

France

The Ugly Coded Critique of Chick-Fil-A's Christianity

The fast-food chain's "infiltration" of New York City ignores the truth about religion in America. It also reveals an ugly narrow-mindedness.<p>The New Yorker has been taking it on the chin lately for its essay about Chick-fil-A’s “infiltration” of New York City. Although most of the piece is about …

Marc Thiessen: Democrats got rolled this week. They can blame Barack Obama

The government shutdown is over. Democrats finally realized that closing the government over illegal immigration was a losing political battle. They created a needless crisis and got rolled. So who is to blame for their current predicament? Along with Charles E. Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, Democrats …

Blueberry hand pies

Recipes

Best Cooking Method for Steak: The Reverse Sear | The Art of Manliness

While on book tour in Chicago a few months back, I had the honor and pleasure of sitting down to enjoy a leisurely meal, and a few cold beers, with …

BBQ

Blueberry Cream Cheese Breakfast Braid

Blueberry Cream Cheese Breakfast Braids are filled with sweet, fresh blueberries, creamy cream cheese, and zesty lemon. They are extremely easy to …

Breakfast

The Rise of Baking Powder

The name of the actual post is Who Knew? The History of Baking Powder Is <i>Incredibly</i> Dramatic, but I couldn't help but use the title of the Metafilter …

Bread

How to Make Cake Flour With All-purpose Flour

Cake flour is a specialty flour that is lower in protein and very finely ground. The flour produces cakes and other baked goods with a finer, softer …

Dessert

We Turned A Bundt Cake Into A Giant Twinkie And We're FREAKING Out

It's just as good as it sounds.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>When Twinkie production was halted in 2012, people freaked out. If only this bundt cake were around sooner to appease the distraught masses. It tastes <i>just</i> like the yellow snack cake the world knows and loves. Luckily, America only had survive for …

Texas Sheet Cake and Frosting

This delicious, rich and moist Texas sheet cake is made with sour cream and cocoa, then it's topped with a chocolate frosting. Or you might like this …

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This Checkerboard Cake Will Make You Feel Things

So beautiful<p>1 prepared chocolate cake, 9 inches<p>1 prepared yellow cake, 9 inches<p>Chocolate frosting<p>1. Slice the top of both cakes to create a flat surface.<p>2. Cut both cakes in half widthwise to create four cakes.<p>3. Place a small plate on top of the cake and cut around to create a smaller circle.<p>4. …

Up Your Cake-Baking Game with Tips from a Local Pro

In Her New Cookbook, Erin Gardner Shares a Whimsical Approach to Baking<p>Up your cake-baking game with tips from a pro.<p>By ·<p><i>It’s Fall Cookbooks Week</i> …

Dessert

7 Fascinating Facts About Julia Child

Julia Child was one of the most fascinating figures in the culinary world, and she left behind an enduring legacy of unforgettable sayings, recipes …

Food

Ree's Chili Cook-Off

Stave off cold-weather blues with a comforting bowl of Ree Drummond's Chipotle Chicken Chili, plus easy sides and queso dip. Made to feed a crowd, …

Cooking

3 Reasons to be Eating Cauliflower Rice Right Now

Image<p>We have three reasons you should be eating cauliflower rice right now and they're all delicious.<p>Though nothing can replace the classic white rice, when you're looking for healthier options (or just to switch up your dinner game) cauliflower rice is an excellent option. It's fluffy, it's nutty, …

Healthy Eating

How To Make Bakery-Style Crumb Muffins — Baking Lessons from The Kitchn

My very first job when I was in high school was at a bakery down the street from where I grew up. In the midst of boxing up cakes, slicing bread, and …

Baking

These 5 Clever Cookie Dough Hacks Are A Dessert Gamechanger

Just a few more reasons to eat the best stuff on earth.<p>View this post on Facebook

Cheesy Tomato Pie Is the Ultimate Southern Summer Supper

<b>Preheat the oven and roll out the pie crust.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Roll out the pie dough to an 11-inch round, …

Date Turnover Cookies

These date turnover cookies are filled with a date and nut filling for flavor along with pleasant texture. The turnover cookies make a wonderful …

Dessert

Ham & Cheese Jambon Pastries

<i>Ham and cheese jambon pastries are puff pastry pockets sold at deli counters all over Ireland. They are perfect for breakfast on the go or as a snack.</i><p>…

Breakfast

Slow-Cooker Cakes

Slow cookers are a great way to get dinner on the table with minimal fuss and mess. We’re especially fond of using them for super tender meat …

Slow Cookers

Poached Pear Bread

Poached Pear Bread combines sweet fruit and tender quick bread together in one pan. The bread is remarkably easy to make, we promise—watch our how-to …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A definitive guide to the best pie crusts

Are you the type who breaks into hives the minute you think about rolling out pie dough? Or the one who stays calm and cool, your pin gliding across …

Cinnamon Swirl Sour Cream Bundt Cake

If you don't drink coffee, please start before attempting this great cinnamon swirl sour cream bundt cake recipe.

Dessert

Blueberry-Peach Mason Jar Lid Pies

Special equipment: 6 wide-mouth (3 1/2-inch diameter) mason jar lids and a 4 1/4-inch round cutter, optional<p>Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Line a …

Triple Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees (F). Line a 12-cup cupcake/muffin tin with cupcake liners and lightly spray the liners with non-stick spray (optional …

Jerk Chicken, Rum Punch, and More Awesome Caribbean Grill-Out Recipes

Here’s how to borrow the secrets of boldly-spiced Caribbean jerk chicken for your next summer grill-out.<p><b>Sarah Kirnon</b> has been making fiery jerk chicken and sweet plantains since before she could drive. Growing up in Barbados with her grandmother, Miss Ollie, and nine other family members, she …

Chocolate Cake Roll

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Make the Frosting: Place chocolate chips in a medium bowl. Heat the cream in a small saucepan over low heat until it just starts to bubble …