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15 Italian Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re not an Italian nonna with decades of pasta-making experience, these classic recipes make an excellent (and relatively simple) introduction …

Cooking

Call Off the Hunt! We Found the Official Haircut of Summer 2018

Are we the only ones who like a little length during the summer? It might sound counterintuitive to let those bobs grow into lobs with another …

10 Salads That Won't Wilt in the Fridge Right Way

A salad that can hold up in the fridge for a few days is a beautiful thing. Not only does it make weekday lunches easier (because you can make one …

Food

16 Easy Puff Pastry Recipes That Look Fancier Than They Really Are

All you need is a puff pastry, an oven, and a little time to wow everyone with your mad baking skills.<p>Frozen puff pastry is the easiest ingredient …

We Tried 28 Pinterest Food Hacks and Here’s What Happened

This will save you from a lot of Pinterest fails.<p>3-Layer Magic Cake<p>We were skeptical that this cake would deliver on its promises—one simple batter, …

How to Perfectly Cook Chicken Breasts on the Stovetop

Comforting, affordable, and incredibly versatile, chicken breast is the quintessential dinnertime staple. Cooking a crispy, pan-seared chicken breast …

Cooking

28 Ridiculously Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Cooking

Even if you have a fear of all things cooking, these tips and products will take you by the shoulders and tell you that YOU CAN DO IT. Mainly because they'll *almost* do all the work for you.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other</b> …

Slow Cookers

This Flaky Bread Is the Best Recipe I've Ever Found in a Random Google Search

By Elaheh Nozari<p>It's buttery, flaky, and tastes like my childhood.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the flaky bread recipe that e-commerce editor Elaheh Nozari just couldn't live without.</i><p>My love for flaky bread …

Breakfast

5 Superfood Snack Recipes You Can Make at Home

Get energized and stave off the munchies deliciously with easy-to-make whole-food snacks.

The Whoopiest Chocolate and Peanut Buttercream Pies

The most delicious, the whoppiest chocolate and peanut buttercream pies I ever tried! So rich, creamy, and cute! Plus, extra moist and ideal for …

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 …

You’ve Been Making French Toast All Wrong (Here’s How to Do It Right)

A plate of perfect French toast—crispy round the edges, custardy in the center, and capped off with an amber kiss of maple syrup—is a thing of …

This Simple Hack Makes Your Grilled Cheese Even Better

A grilled cheese sandwich is pure comfort food and one of the best go-to meals when money is tight, but who knew it could get even better? Add cheese to the OUTSIDE of the bread for a food hack that delivers a slightly crispy, even cheesier sandwich to swoon over.<p>There’s no need for extra …

Cooking

I Just Made Copycat Trader Joe’s Tottins (Tater Tot Muffins), and They’re the Best Thing Ever

1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. Coat a 12-cup muffin tin with nonstick cooking spray. Add 3 <b>frozen tater tots</b> to each cup.<p>2. Heat olive oil in a large …

20 Ways to Banish Boring Chicken Forever

We get it — chicken isn't always the most exciting ingredient, especially when you eat it three times a week. Turning to it as a dinner option can …

It's Back! 30 Ways to Hack This Beloved IKEA Classic

The MOPPE is one of IKEA's most popular products, and it's not hard to see why: it offers six storage compartments for $16.99, it's made of …

30 Ways to Top Your Toast

These 10 ingredients will take you to toast nirvana<p>Of late toast has gone fancy, decked out with fried this and sparkly that. And avocado. Probably …

Breakfast

8 Dinners for One Because You're Alone and That's OK

Have you heard it’s Valentine’s Day? That day for hand holding and smooching and endless utterings of adoration? For some, at least. For the rest of us, the day holds less import. But does it have to? “NO!” shouts a chorus of loners, arms raised in unison.<p>This Valentine’s Day, you could treat your …

The Divinity Cafe's Grilled Cheese Secrets: Unlocked

It's no secret that the Duke University's Divinity Cafe boasts one of the most crave-able grilled cheeses in the Triangle.<p>February 03, 2018<p>Some say …

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The One Thing I Always Do When Hosting Overnight Guests

For whatever reason, my husband and I host a lot of weekend guests at our house. I'd like to think it's because our friends enjoy our company, but …

Trader Joe's Just Released Their 15 Favorite Recipes

If Trader Joes’ recipes are anything like their products, we’re about to fall in love—and fast. In this month’s Fearless Flyer (the grocery store’s …

40 common tourist scams to look out for

Here's an infographic with 40 scams you should be aware of when you travel. Grifting creeps have tried pulling scams like this on me on various trips …

Identity Theft

21 Amazing Cooking Projects to Try in 2018

Anyone who knows me knows that I love New Year's resolutions. Every year, I set about a gazillion and one, not necessarily because I think I can …

The 13 biggest mistakes tourists make when visiting Rome, according to locals

Chances are, if you're traveling to Rome, you're planning to visit popular attractions like the Colosseum, the Vatican, and the Trevi Fountain. While those are great, there are ways to see them without making the same common mistakes many first-timers to Rome make.<p>On a recent Quora thread, Roman …

Does Refrigerating Cookie Dough Make a Better Cookie?

With 1,514 ratings and a 5-star review, it’s safe to say that the <i>New York Times’</i> Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe is one of the most popular chocolate …

A Few Not-So-Classic Ingredients Make a More Savory Shepherd's Pie

Years ago, while studying in London, I noticed a critical detail in the way a lot of Brits eat that helps explain why their food often gets a bad rap from outsiders. Let's say, just as an example, that I'm at a pub eating dinner, and on my plate are some mashed potatoes, boiled peas, and roast meat …

Baking Soda vs. Baking Powder: Here’s the Difference

It’s no wonder that baking soda and baking powder are easily confused, considering their similar names and appearance, plus the fact that they’re …

Baking

The 14 Most Popular Healthy Recipes on Pinterest in 2017

2017 was another big one for healthy eating. Trendy foods like turmeric and aquafaba (aka chickpea juice) got a ton of attention. A bunch of …

A Beginner's Guide to The Ordinary Skin Care

The Ordinary has taken the skincare world by storm due to its very affordable prices and focus on ingredients. But as miraculous as the fancy science names sounds, getting a grip on what those ingredients do can be pretty confusing if you don't have a chemistry degree. Luckily, The Ordinary is so …

Fudgy Brownies

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 350°F. Coat an 8-inch square baking pan with nonstick spray. Line the pan with 2 crisscrossed pieces of parchment …