Debbie Barnes

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Concise Anatomy Of A Corgi

Spread the Cute:<p>Max here. We’re short, stubby and entirely wonderful. We bounce along with <i>very</i> little ground clearance, but generally don’t have a …

Chocolate Pound Cake

Chocolate pound cake is not quite as common as vanilla pound cake. Vanilla pound cake has a delicate flavor, balancing the floral flavor of vanilla …

Sunday Sweets: A Memorial Day Salute

<i>Our Memorial Day post from 2011 was one of John's favorites of all time, so he convinced me to use the same format this year, only with all new</i> …

Loaded Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut butter cookies are delicious just as they are – and that is probably why people don’t tend to stuff as many mix-ins into peanut butter cookie …

Oreo Cheesecake Bars

1. Preheat oven to 325°F;. Line an 8x8-inch square baking pan with foil, allowing it to hang over two sides of the pan to create "handles".<p>2. …

Dessert

Vanilla Bean Blondies

Blondies are the lighter colored counterpart to brownies. They’re dense, chewy bar cookies that have a fudgy texture similar to that of a brownie, …

Sunday Sweets: Beachy Keen

Slather on your SPF, cake lovers, 'cuz today we're hitting the beach!<p>So snap open your lawn chairs, shimmy into your swimsuit, and get ready for a …

How to make Coconut Cream Whipped Cream

Whipped cream is the perfect finishing touch for many desserts. Light and creamy, it can provide a good contrast for intensely flavored desserts, …

Sunday Sweets: Here There Be MONSTERS

It has come to my attention that many people are afraid of monsters.<p>But why?<p>No, really.<p><i>Why?</i><p>Monsters aren't scary -- they're adorable! In fact, I …

Buttermilk Chiffon Cake

Chiffon cakes are one of my favorite cakes to make, both because they are not to difficult and because the results are so food. Chiffon cakes are …

How to store cakes and cupcakes in the summer

Baked goods should usually be stored in airtight containers to give them the longest shelf life and keep things from becoming stale. Airtight …

Vanilla Cashew Butter Cookies

Peanut butter is, hands down, the most common type of nut butter out there and it is used in all kinds of recipes, from ice creams to cookies to …

Faith Durand's S'Mores Pudding Cake

<i>This week,</i> <i>Faith Durand</i> <i>from The Kitchn is serving as a Guest Editor at Food52. She chose a Wildcard winner, answered your questions on the Hotline, and is continuing to</i> <i>share recipes from her new book, Bakeless Sweets -- because during summer, dessert shouldn't require an oven.</i><p>This was the first …

Tips for Grilling the Perfect (Non-Puffy) Burger

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p>If you haven't done so already, it’s time to break out your best barbecue recipes and …

Easy Strawberry Danish Recipe

Using Pillsbury Crescent Rolls for the dough is a shortcut way to make danishes. This version tops the sweet cheese filling with strawberries, but feel free to use another berry of your choice.<p><b>Note:</b> It's very important to make sure you've completely dried off your strawberries after washing them or …

Easy Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

<b>Read more: Comfort Me with: Easy Spaghetti Sauce</b><p>Ingredients3 tablespoons olive oil1/2 medium onion, finely chopped (about 1/2 cup)1 medium clove garlic, minced (about 1 teaspoons)1 pound ground beef chuck1 sprig fresh rosemary leaves, chopped2 sprigs fresh thyme, leaves removed2 sprigs fresh …

Lemon Chiffon Cake Recipe

Tangy lemon juice and fresh grated zest flavor this light and airy cake.<p><b>Note:</b> Resist the urge to turn the pan upside down after removing from the oven. This cake is heftier than an angel food cake, and may fall out of the pan.<p><b>About the Author:</b> Yvonne Ruperti is a food writer, recipe developer, …

Meet the Tiny Chihuahuas That Survived the Oklahoma Tornado Aftermath

If there’s any question whether the human and dog bond is a real thing, just take a look at the recent storms in Oklahoma. Reunions of lost pets with …

Pets

Royal Gorge Bridge And Park: White Buffalo Born In Midst Of Wildfire Named 'Smokey' (PHOTOS)

Sometimes, even in the midst of a raging wildfire, there's a silver -- or in this case, white -- lining.<p>In the middle of the Royal Gorge Fire that would destroy 3,218 acres, evacuate a prison of nearly 1,000 inmates and destroy over 20 structures, a rare white buffalo calf was born in the …

26 Baby Animals That Need To Check Themselves

Y'know, before they wreck themselves.

Dog Battling Cancer Waits To Reunite With Soldier Back From Deployment (VIDEO)

Here's <i>yet another</i> example of a dog's unwavering loyalty.<p>Kermie, an 11-year-old dog, was diagnosed with cancer a month after her owner, Eric Ralston, left for an 8-month deployment, according to his wife's YouTube page.<p>Jennifer Ralston wrote that the family didn't expect Kermie to make it long …

Here's A Compilation Of Confused Animals Just Trying To Understand This Crazy World (VIDEO)

This supercut of confused animals just reinforces the fact that printers are baffling and everyone has to struggle with the demons that come from seeing your own reflection in the mirror.<p><i>Via Clip Nation</i>

Pets vs. Facebook: Dogs And Cats Better For Relationships Than Social Media, Study Says

<i>From LAPTOP's Cherlynn Low:</i><p>Who needs a Facebook friend when you can have furry friend at your side? According to a new study, almost half of America's pet owners think their four-pawed friends are better for their social life than a social networking account.<p>Conducted by consumer and media …

A Blind Lab and Her Seeing-Eye Chihuahua Seek a Home -- Might It Be Yours?

We have a soft spot for Muttville Senior Dog Rescue. It’s based in San Francisco (like us). Our community manager, Lori Malm, rescued the notoriously …

Pets

38 Unexpectedly Brilliant Tips For Dog Owners

Here are some tips and tricks to make the rewarding task of caring for your dog just a tiny bit easier.