Rhonda McDermott

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A cookie maybe better than a 'smore and without the campfire

S’mores may conjure memories of warm nights and sleep-away camp, but it doesn’t need to be summertime to capture the flavours of this treat; the …

Dessert

Lose Up to 14 Pounds in One Week on the French Soup Diet

When diet researchers in Paris recently began tracking the food choices of locals, they quickly learned that French women eat a lot of soup. And …

Nutrition

Best Road Trip Songs: Hit Play Then Hit the Gas

Ah, the open road! It beckons us to cast aside responsibility, embrace the unknown, jump in the car, and just … go.<p>This playlist has been sizzling on …

Music

Spinach-Artichoke Dip Stuffed Grilled Chicken

Special equipment: butcher's twine<p>Mix together the spinach and artichoke dip, feta and caraway in a bowl until very smooth and uniform. Transfer the …

20 Literally Genius Dryer Sheet Hacks You'll Actually Want To Try

Clean deodorant stains, stop your shoes squeaking, and get the static out of your hair.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 15 Damn-Near Brilliant Hacks Using Cotton Balls<p>• 16 Clever Things To Do With All Those Empty Jars You've Been Hanging Onto<p>• 16 Ways To Upcycle The Stuff In Your Junk Drawer You Thought You Didn't Need

Cleaning

Quiche with Caramelized Onions and Smoked Gouda

<i>Photos by Jaymi Heimbuch</i><p>Brunch could very well be my favorite meal. I love how no-holds-barred it is. You can have eggs benedict, pizza, caprese …

The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese, According To People Who Truly Know

This'll inspire you to take your relationship with grilled cheese to the next level.<p>Warning: American cheese has no place in this story.<p>While it’s hard to deny the melty perfection of a diner-style grilled cheese sandwich made with slices of American cheese or even Kraft singles, most experts …

Cooking

Pot and Hops: A Family Reunion

Once upon a time, cannabis and humulus (hops) were the same plant.<p>About 27 million years ago, cannabis and hops diverged from their common ancestor …

Cannabis

Tourtiere (French Canadian Meat Pie) Recipe

"This French Canadian meat pie is hearty, satisfying, and easy to make so it's a great choice for a holiday main course. Visually impressive, …

Roasted Balsamic Chicken with Baby Tomatoes Recipe

"I love this recipe. It's great paired with salad and/or brown basmati rice. So Paleo. So delicious!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup balsamic vinegar<p>1 tablespoon …

57 Ways to Lose Weight Forever, According to Science

The ultimate list of research-backed weight loss tips that will keep the pounds off for good.

Nutrition

Rhubarb Tarte Tatin

Ingredients<p>3 cups sliced fresh rhubarb (1/2-inch lengths)<br>• 1 cup packed brown sugar<br>• 2 tablespoons cornstarch<br>• 2 tablespoons butter melted<br>• 1 sheet (half 450 …

The Easy Art of Waxing Flowers

An old-fashioned Southern floral preservation technique is ripe for revival<p>Paraffin wax is a bit of a time capsule. Perhaps best known by grandmothers as a way to seal Mason jars of homemade jellies, it can also work its magic to preserve fresh flower blooms—an old-fashioned Southern skill. Just as …

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

Cooking

9 Homemade Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

The key ingredients you need just might be hiding in your pantry.<p>Some of the items in your pantry (like baking soda and vinegar) are effective cleaners and, even better, inexpensive. So the next time you have guests coming over, but you're out of your favorite cleaning product, don't run to the …

Artist Spends Hours Arranging Natural Objects Into Stunning Mandalas, Leaves Them For You To Find

Nature is beautiful as it is, but James Brunt is constantly finding new ways to make it look even more appealing. James creates artworks using …

You'll Eat This Valentine's Day Snack Mix by the Handful

Place 2 1/2 cups of the cereal in a large bowl; set aside. Place the white candy melts in a microwave-safe bowl and microwave in 30-second bursts, …

Here’s What to Snack on If You’re Trying to Slim Down, According to a Nutritionist

Tired of eating almonds and Greek yogurt (over and over and over)? I hear you. When you're trying to shed pounds, it's easy to fall into a healthy …

How to Toast Nuts at Home

By Alex Delany<p>Buying raw nuts and toasting them at home: always worth it. Here's how to do it.<p>We’ll get right to the point. Yes. <b>Toasting nuts at home is worth it</b>. In fact, it’s more than worth it, and if you don’t know how to toast nuts, we’ll teach you. Because toasting nuts at home will …

Vegan Broccoli Quiche - Cook Vegan Recipes

Combine flour and salt in a bowl and add the butter in small pieces.<p>Using your hands, combine the flour and butter into a gritty paste.<p>Add the cold …

Recipes

30 Easy Breakfasts Fit for a Crowd

These irresistible breakfast recipes will make your crowd go wild.<p>Cooking for a crowd? We’ve got the best big breakfasts for your bulk baking. We’ve …

The Best Way To Make Homemade Caramel

Here is the best way to make homemade caramel. First, put your sugar in a large, clean sauce pan. It needs to be clean to ensure the sugar crystals …

Studio Visit: Botanical Artist Anne ten Donkelaar

To see the botanical collage work of Dutch artist Anne ten Donkelaar is to marvel; to see her collages in person is to be transported to another …

10 Common Baking Substitutes Everyone Should Know

Missing an ingredient? No problem.<p>November 21, 2017<p>As we all know, baking is a science. However, there are many different ways that you can go about …

The Military Diet: 3-day diet that promises you'll lose 10lb in a week

This fast weight loss plan is only for the hardcore – but is it any good for you?<p>If you're keen to lose weight quickly, you might be tempted by the …

Weight Loss

Top 7 Best Deviled Egg Recipes

01 of 08<p>Best Deviled Egg Recipes<p>You don't need a special occasion or reason to make deviled eggs. Add them to a meal, make them for a weekend snack …

Breakfast

26 Complete Proteins to Lose Weight and Build Muscle

There’s no denying that our culture is <i>obsessed</i> with eating protein. So it should come as no surprise that vegans and vegetarians are constantly …

WATCH: 5 Tasty Ways to Dress Up a Cornbread Mix—Without a Recipe

Even the most serious Southern cooks will admit to using store-bought cornbread mix at some point in their lives. (And if they won’t admit it, they …

These Are the Most Popular Healthy Foods on Pinterest

As the days get shorter and the weather turns chilly, we tend to stray from salads and tuck into comfort foods. But it’s possible to pack warm fall …

Healthy Eating