Katie Miller

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31 Garlicky Slow-Cooker Recipes You'll Want to Make Immediately

The combination of garlic and a slow cooker is a match made in heaven. At least, if you believe that garlic makes anything better and if you're a fan of the "set it and forget it" method of cooking. Here, we've gathered more than 30 slow-cooker recipes, from chicken to soups to sauces, that don't …

Cooking

The scientific secrets to cooking a perfect American breakfast

I am not an outstanding cook, but I can make a decent meal, which is my birth right as an Italian.<p>So you can imagine my shock when I discovered that my lunch and dinner skills were passable, but my breakfast game was really weak. And worse, <i>Americans</i> were much better than Italians at <i>making</i> their …

Breakfast

12 Snacks To Avoid When You're Trying To Lose Weight

Snacking is sometimes looked down upon when you're trying to lose weight, but when done the right way, snacking can be good for you! It keeps your metabolism going and cravings at bay until the next meal. However, eating the wrong foods during snack time could significantly obstruct your goal to …

The Spicy Shrimp Recipe to Eat All Week Long

Usually, when I order shrimp, I never quite get the amount that I expect. I search under my noodles and flick through my fried rice with one to two shrimp in site. Instead of feeling like I've been skimped on shrimp, I decided to make it for myself for the week in bounty.<p>This Spicy Shrimp recipe is …

Coconut Muffins Recipe

"A very simple muffin recipe. Try them with your favorite hot beverage for an early morning treat. Quick note: if using sweetened coconut, eliminate …

Try this lemon poppy seed muffin recipe for a quick breakfast or snack

Lemon and poppy seeds are one of those perfect flavor combinations. The fresh, bright tang from the lemon and the subtle but nutty crunch of poppy seeds come together in these simple lemon poppy seed muffins. And they make a great quick breakfast or snack on the go. For a little something extra, …

16 Tasty Pudding Dessert Recipes That You Need To Try!!

From the perfect caramel pudding to the heavenly banana pudding parfaits, these 16 recipes are among the most popular and top rated pudding recipes …

17 Ways to Eat Chips & Dip for Dinner

Summer: season of flip flops, of sand in your sheets, of park hangouts and dinners on the front step, of cold beers, of <b>eating chips and dip for dinner</b>. Yes, you <i>could</i> do that last one any time of year—but there's no time it feels more appropriate than the sticky nights you get home from work, change …

Healthy Eating

15 Creative Ideas For Room Dividers

Open spaces are great for a number of reasons. In offices they facilitate collaboration and communication, and in homes it keeps things flowing and …

Brighten Up Your Summer Day With 25 Fresh, Sweet Corn Recipes!

You know summer has finally arrived when corn on the cob hits the table and on June 11th, we celebrate National Corn on the Cob Day! Depending where …

Cooking

17 Leisurely Recipes That Prove Faster Isn't Always Better

Ripen fruit <i>faster</i>. Chill wine <i>faster</i>. Soften butter <i>faster</i> (or try to, at least). And, most of all, make dinner <i>faster</i>.<p>We're constantly telling you to speed up, to rush, to get that chicken on the table as fast you possibly can. But pause.<p>Life's not a race to finish. Sometimes, as The Beatles (and …

Made IKEA Alternative Greycork Delivers a Cute Way to Try Before You Buy

Rhode Island-based flat-pack furniture startup Greycork has a fun way to test out their pieces before you commit. The home try-out kit is the first …

Less is More: How to Create the Perfect Scandinavian Design for Your New Home

Credit<p>With the rise of trends in minimizing, it is no surprise that Scandinavian design is making its way into many homes that are halfway around the globe. What exactly is it about this specific design that draws outsiders in?<p>The furnishings tend to have simplicity, beauty, and most …

Taco Pasta Is The Perfect Combination Of Two Beautiful Things

Because a little cheese is never enough.<p>Servings: 10-12<p>1 lb ground beef<p>1 package taco seasoning<p>2 cups water<p>1 (15 oz.) can diced tomatoes<p>1 (15 oz.) can tomato sauce<p>1 (15 oz.) can whole kernel corn<p>2 cups uncooked elbow macaroni<p>Pepper<p>Salt<p>1. Brown beef in a large quart pot over medium/high heat. Drain …

18 Men Describe The Surprising Reason Why They Fell For Their Significant Other

<b>1</b>. “Her music taste. It’s actually terrible. She likes old country western stuff. But I had to give her credit. One night she showed up at my door in …

Here's the Super-Simple Productivity Approach I Learned From the Creator of 'Dilbert'

Scott Adams spends only 25 percent of his time working on it! Here's how he does it.<p>A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to speak with Scott Adams, the creator of the "Dilbert" cartoon series, as well as a best-selling author, media pundit, and entrepreneur.<p>At one point we began talking about …

30 Ways To Fake It Till You Make It (Because ‘Adulting’ Sucks)

By Lauren Jarvis-Gibson,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/20VkWFS<p>Lately I’ve been seeing a constant surge of articles that supposedly give advice to …

Baked Salmon with Leeks | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Baking salmon on top of a bed of leeks and fennel is an easy method for preparing the flavorful fish, and it takes less time than cooking all the components separately. Serve with roasted or mashed potatoes for a complete meal. The recipe can easily be increased to serve additional guests, making …

The Unofficial Design Portfolio Handbook

<i>by Martijn van den Broeck, all opinions my own.</i><p><b>Download your free copy of The Unofficial Design Portfolio Handbook.</b><p>Table of Contents<p><b>Before your</b> …

UX Design

Stephen Harris: the secret to perfect tempura

I remember receiving a tempura set for Christmas from my brother Philip back in the Eighties and I must admit I wasn’t sure what to do with it. As with so many Japanese objects it was a beautiful piece of equipment: the bowl for the hot oil was heavy and made from textured black iron; the tools …

Bon Aperture

Photos of food are hard to miss. A tap of the finger, and you're on Instagram or Pinterest, your feed flooded with doughnuts oozing Nutella, flat …

A Look Inside Olafur Eliasson's 368-Page Vegetarian Cookbook

We spoke to the installation artist about cooking for 90 people at once, and got an exclusive look at his favorite recipe from the 368-page tome.<p>Ambitious art installations require large, hard-working teams, and these giant studios need lots of nutrient-rich food to keep working for hours on end. …

These Grilled Shrimp Foil Packs Are The Perfect Summer Weeknight Dinner

Grilled is better than boiled anyways.<p>There's nothing more summery than a backyard Louisiana seafood boil. A picnic table lined with newspaper and …

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Italy’s Version of Macaroni and Cheese Is Better, Faster and Easier

Macaroni and cheese is a crowdpleaser. And while your go-to recipe has undoubtedly been a year-round hit, from Thanksgiving dinners to backyard …

A Face Mask Primer is the Secret Skin Care Step You Didn't Know You Needed

Confession: If I turn down an invitation by responding that I already have plans, it’s highly likely I don’t actually have a previous commitment , …

5 Amazing Things That Would Happen When You Log Every Food You Eat

Nutrition

20 Realities You Must Accept Before You Can Truly Live Your Best Life

1. People come and go.<p>As I grew older, I realized my circle of friends became smaller. You’ll be so close to one person today, and suddenly you …