Maggie Lee

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Lemon Raspberry Swirl Muffins

Easter is tomorrow and if you are hosting a brunch or joining others at their home, trying to please everyone's tastes can be a challenge. Quiches, croissants, baked ham and even muffins can become quite mundane year after year. Nevertheless, it's time to celebrate and Sunday mornings are always a …

Dessert

How to make great popcorn ... and leave no kernels behind

There’s nothing more frustrating than finding a heap of sad, unpopped kernels at the bottom of a popcorn bowl. Such wasted potential! Often the culprit is a microwave’s pre-set popcorn setting — mine just doesn’t have the oomph to thoroughly pop every last kernel. I recently decided to take matters …

Popcorn

Foods And Drinks That Energize You Just As Much As Caffeine

By: <i>Jacqueline Aizen</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Ivan Dervisevic</i><p>Still chugging those grande lattes and downing energy drinks to keep you from crashing at your desk? Well, caffeine can deliver a temporary buzz, but it won't provide the long-lasting energy your body craves. As it wears off, fatigue settles in, …

Nutrition

50 KitchenAid Recipes That Stand, Mix, and Deliver

Monkey bread, pretzels, easy cakes, and more ways to let the stand mixer do the work. Your arms deserve a break.<p>Did you order a KitchenAid stand mixer that’s perfectly color-coordinated with the rest of your appliances? That’s nice. (Same.) But now it’s time to get even more use out of it, with …

Dessert

Tips for Reverse-Seared Prime Rib Success

In 2013 I wrote, "Spit-roasting is my hands-down favorite method for cooking prime rib. Thanks to the slow, gentle rotation, the meat cooks evenly and bastes in its own melting fat."<p>Today, I'd like to reverse myself--reverse being the key word. This year I'm using the "reverse sear" …

BBQ

The Secrets to Perfect Spritz Cookies

When I was a kid, my grandmother would keep tins of Royal Dansk–brand cookies at her house. I'd pick through the ruffled paper liners to find my favorite ones (the rings dusted with coarse sugar, of course), biting into them and feeling the crisp crumb melt away into buttery richness on my tongue.* …

Dessert

Parents: Parenting News & Advice for Moms and Dads

Iesha Champs posted photos with her “mini lawyers” to mark the milestone.<p>The TODAY correspondent spoke about her grandmother losing her 3-year-old …

Parenting

Halloween Mason Jar Lanterns

Charming misfit monster lanterns cast a warm glow while sitting on a window sill, table, or while lining the walk right up to a front door!<p>Get the …

Crafting

Easy Halloween Crafts, Favors and Games

How to make Handkerchief Halloween ghosts and milk carton houses

These illuminated ghosts are too cute to be scary! Pop on over to the blog Pysselbolaget to see the awesome step by step cute tutorial on how to make …

Bubble Wrap Stamping for Halloween

Amanda Formaro is the crafty, entrepreneurial mother of four children. She loves to bake, cook, make kid's crafts and create decorative items for her …

Glitter Spider Web Art

Make this fun glittery spider web for Halloween. A great craft you can make with construction paper and glitter.<p>Get the instructions for ––> Glitter …

Leaf Art Turkey Magnets

A fun turkey craft for kids of all ages! Children will love crushing up the leaves and mixing them in with the paint.<p>Get the instructions for ––> …

Glitter CD Turkey

Share this...<p>Everyone loves a bit of glitter and glitz, including Tom the turkey! This Thanksgiving sit down with the kids to make this dazzling …

Make a grown-up bacon-wrapped hot dog that will blow your mind

With Fourth of July around the corner, there's only one thing on our minds: hot dogs! As with burgers, and many other childhood comfort staples, it's trendy to give hot dogs a haute makeover. In this episode of our "Imagine That in your Kitchen" food trend series, we asked James Briscione, chef …

Hot Dogs

Insane Chili Cheese Dip (with an emergency quick adaptation!)

<i>Insane Chili Cheese Dip</i><p>I think I’ve finally figured out how marriage works.<p>I asked Mike in November to please get a cable to hook up the TV my …

Reindeer Handprint Thank-You Cards

Help your children show their appreciation for the gifts they received by making these cute reindeer thank-you cards. This project makes sending …

Potato Print Holiday Cards

The Ultimate Sausage Breakfast Buns

When I was in third grade, I broke my arm and my collarbone, becoming the first person in my family to ever break a bone, a distinction I was quite …

Cardboard Gingerbread House

Imagine how much fun your kids would have with a life-sized gingerbread house! Construct the base from cardboard boxes, then add all sorts of …

Snickerdoodle Banana Bread

Studded with cinnamon chips and a fantastic cinnamon-sugar crunch on top, this banana bread is amazing!

The Last Minute Scotch Whisky Gift Guide: 12 Great Bottles Under $150 (OK, 11 Under and One Over)

As the Christmas shopping days dwindle down to a precious few, you may find yourself confronted by the age-old dilemma: lots of gifts still to be purchased but not a lot of loot to spend. Let's say, hypothetically of course, that your friends like whisky, Scotch in particular. (Crazy, I know, but …

Whiskey

Salt Dough Santa Ornaments

This salt dough ornament is a fun twist on handprint Santas. It’s a great way to preserve a child’s handprint while adding a touch of handmade to the …

Party Food for a FROZEN Movie Inspired Party

Fun food ideas for a FROZEN movie inspired party. Sip on FROZEN hot chocolate and snack on some Snowflake marshmallow pops!<p>Get the instructions for …

Editor’s Obsessions: Link Love

Want to know what recipes, rooms and other products I'm currently crushing on? Check out my top five links of the week (so far!) below:<p>Photo: …

Paper Plate Angel

Here’s a fun and colorful angel preschool craft made with a paper plate and handprints.<p>Get the instructions for ––> Paper Plate Angel