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Martha Stewart's Genius Mac & Cheese Is What We're Bringing to Every Summer BBQ

<i>As Food52 gets older (and wiser), and our archive of recipes grows, we’re making the effort to revisit some good-as-gold recipes. Today, we're highlighting a home-run mac and cheese from Martha Stewart.</i><p>I’ve never met a mac and cheese I didn’t love—from velvety noodles swimming in sauce to sheet …

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Cat clings to car roof at 60 mph

A cat desperately holds on for dear life on top of a van going 60 mph, and it was all caught on camera.

Turner Broadcasting

How To Make Reese's Stuffed Rice Krispies Treats

The Fudgy, Swirly Chocolate Cream Cheese Cake My Mom Has Loved Since 1965

“Whenever it's my birthday, I hope this is the cake,” my mom wrote in one version of this recipe that lives in my parents’ online cookbook, a site born in the first dot-com boom of the 1990s. The cake she wished for—the cake in <i>I hope this is the cake</i>—is classic chocolate-chocolate with a swirling …

The BEST Carrot Cake Recipe

<i>This is truly the best carrot cake recipe – it’s made completely from scratch, is supremely moist, and packed full of carrots, pineapple, coconut,</i> …

Dessert

Brandon Flowers falls off stage during concert, watch their full Lollapalooza show

• <b>The Killers</b> frontman <b>Brandon Flowers</b> took a tumble and fell off stage during "Runaways" at Festival Asunciónico in Paraguay.<p>• That didn't faze BFlow …

The Killers cover Oasis' Wonderwall at Lollapalooza Chile

— Alternative Press (@AltPress) March 19, 2018<p>-The Killers sang Wonderwall as a tribute to Liam Gallagher, who cut his set short because of a severe …

No-Bake Creamy Cold Oreo Pie Heaven

This no-bake creamy cold Oreo pie is so delicious! If you are an Oreo fan like me, then my version of the Italian torta fredda with Oreo cookies will …

23 Highly Anticipated Books of 2018

This year we are, once again, resolving to read more. To help you discover new favorites and conquer your Reading Challenge, we crunched the numbers …

Every Kind of Brownie Recipe for Every Kind of Brownie-Lover

I personally can't think of a brownie I've met that I haven't enjoyed, but I do have a preference in regards to what type of brownie I truly love. I …

How To Make Death By Chocolate Poke Cake

Best Ever Peanut Butter Brownie Truffles

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Prepare brownies as directed on box. Allow to cool.<p>2<p>Done<p>Mash up the brownies so they look like crumbly. With a cookie scoop, scoop up …

Carrot Cake Cheesecake

Is light drinking while pregnant OK?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Experts agree that binge or heavy drinking while pregnant is alarmingly dangerous for a fetus, and advise against it -- but what about light drinking during pregnancy?<p>It turns out that there's not much research on just how little a pregnant woman could drink without harming her unborn baby, …

Pregnancy

Hissy Fit Dip

Copycat Friendly's Peanut Butter Sauce

This Eggplant Parm Is Famous for Inducing Labor

A very pregnant writer tests an old wives' tale that involves lots of cheese.<p>Like every other pregnant person in the history of time, I was nearing a point of pathetic desperation. At 38 weeks, and so large that I once got stuck in my bathtub, my usually rational mind grew increasingly frustrated …

These Gorgeous Carrot Recipes Will Change the Way You Look at This "Basic" Veggie

This nutritious root veggie deserves so much more than just being dipped in hummus or boiled and served at Thanksgiving. These modern carrot recipes …

Healthy Eating

Copycat Panera Chicken & Wild Rice Soup

This No-Cook, Blueberry-Swirled Ice Cream Knows How to Rock n' Roll

Summer isn't summer without ice cream. Hot days and sunburned skin go hand in hand with that first lick of a towering ice cream cone, and the sticky feeling as it drips down your hand. I'm not particular about how I eat it: I'll take it in a cone, in a cup, or straight from the pint. I love …

How to better talk to children about their art

While you've been doing laundry, your seven-year-old has been making art – crayoning up a storm at the kitchen table. You take a break from folding to check on her. She's in the middle of drawing something. It's an animal, but not one you've seen before. You'd say mammal if you had to guess – maybe …

Our best beach reads for summer 2017

<b>(CNN) —</b> In Courtney Maum's "Touch," fictional trends forecaster Sloane Jacobsen struggles with her world's increased focus on technology while she craves real human contact, and maybe even love.<p>An adopted thirty-something whose parents have died, Nina Popkin searches for her biological mother and …

Books

Buckeye Brownies Are A Peanut Butter Lover's Dream Come True

Brownies + peanut butter + chocolate ganache = heaven<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Forget peanut butter and jelly. Peanut butter and chocolate is the best …

Taco Pasta Salad

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Chocolate Banana Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

<i>This easy chocolate banana cake is quick to make, extremely moist, and packed with tons of banana flavor. Topped with a chocolate cream cheese</i> …

The Brownie Recipe to Make When You're Desperate

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 325°F. Coat a 9-inch square baking pan with cooking spray, dust with flour, tapping out the …

Come, Let's Climb This Skyscraping Cinnamon Bread to the Moon

Maida Heatter ends the headnote of her aptly-named "Mile-High Cinnamon Bread" with a direct order: <b>"Have your camera ready for this."</b> <i>Listen to Maida.</i><p>While there's a solid line-up of very good swirl breads out there (you'll find four at the bottom of this post), the first thing you'll notice about …

Get Your Super Bowl On: Homemade Mac and Cheese, Please!

Mac and Cheese makes a regular appearance at our dinner table. And I’m not talking about the neon-orange version made with processed powder (yes, I …

Charred Cauliflower Carbonara

Charred Cauliflower Carbonara.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 22, 2015 113<p>Say that three times fast.<p>Tell me… what do you get when you roast cauliflower in …

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