Rebecca Johnson

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Slow Cooker Enchilada Quinoa Bake Recipe

Everyone should own a slow cooker, seriously, especially if you are a lazy cook, like me. Simply prepare your ingredients, throw them in the pot (don’t forget to turn the machine on), and a few hours later your kitchen smells amazing and you’re ready to eat.<p>I am already drooling over this enchilada …

Carrot Cake Sandwich Cookies

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Cover 2 baking sheets with parchment paper; set aside.<p>Step 2<p>Combine carrot and 3 tablespoons brown sugar in …

Dessert

America's Top Killing Machine

Gun deaths are poised to surpass automobile deaths in the United States this year.<p>For the better part of a century, the machine most likely to kill an American has been the automobile.<p>Car crashes killed 33,561 people in 2012, the most recent year for which data is available, according to the …

Guns

ISIL 'killed foreign fighters in its ranks'

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has killed 120 of its own members, most of them foreign fighters trying to return home, during the past six months, a Syrian monitoring group has said.<p>The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Sunday that the group also killed 1,175 civilians, …

23 Slow Cooker Desserts You Need To Make This Winter

Pulled pork can wait. There's cake to eat.

15 Fabulous Make-Ahead Holiday Recipes

When it comes to holiday entertaining, there's nothing worse than being stressed out and stuck in the kitchen while your guests enjoy the party. The key is to plan a menu that can be made almost entirely ahead of time. All of these dishes can -- and often should -- be made in advance so you can …

Cooking

Chocolate cake scoops top spot: recipes for Google's top 10 bakes

We've got the best recipes for Google's most searched cakes of the year, including a classic lemon drizzle, Victoria sponge, banana cake and much more<p>Today Google released its annual zeitgeist list, which includes the most searched cakes of the year.<p>The terms were published in Google's annual …

Our Year of No Sugar: One Family's Grand Adventure

<b>By Eve O. Schaub, Special to Everyday Health</b><p>Once upon a time, I was healthy; at least I thought I was.<p>Sure, I lacked enough energy to get me through …

The Food Lab's Definitive Guide to Prime Rib

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Is there anything more truly beautiful than a perfect prime rib? A deep brown crust crackling with salt and fat, sliced open to reveal a juicy pink center that extends from edge to edge, the faint but distinct funk …

Sinful Chocolate Hershey’s Kiss Mini Cupcakes! | Sin & Soul Food Blog

Sinful. Soulful. These cupcakes are the epitome of Sin & Soul. When I ate my first one, I nearly died. 3 more later, and I was trying to come up with …

Build an Epic Holiday Eggnog Bar Because You Can and Should

Coquito. Rompope. Biblia con pisco: The silky, calorie-laden beverage you probably know as eggnog has many global incarnations.<p>Eggnog originally descended from posset, a hot British cocktail made with eggs, milk and ale. "Nog" is old British slang for a strong beer, and is a term that has survived …

Dessert

Holiday Almond Cake from Lisa Yockelson: Intensified flavor in a simple single layer

How do you funnel in taste, baking-wise?<p>For a cake, especially one for serving at a festive time of the year, it’s time to break out the deeply rich ingredients and develop a flavor intensity by using two or more versions of a core element.<p>Almonds cultivate that aspect in a particularly delicious …

5 Ways To Pound The Competition With Emotionally-Charged Leadership

Nine years back I hired a sales leader with a face like a European James Bond who had a great pedigree, dressed Zegna impeccably and had lots of years scaling startups. He talked a good game, like Jay-Z at the mic. Everyone was hyped up, excited by him. But the results were like aliens: They never …

20 Scrumptious Snickerdoodle Recipes

It’s hard not to smile when you hear the word snickerdoodle. While the silly name is partially to blame, their sweet cinnamon-sugar side might have a little something to do with it as well. This collection of 20 recipes kicks things off with a classic, chewy cinnamon sugar cookie, then branches out …

Dessert

Whipped cream cake - Kirbie's Cravings

(slightly adapted from recipe found on Seasalt with Food who adapted it from Rose’s Heavenly Cakes by Rose Levy Beranbaum)<p>MY LATEST …

The Best Lessons from 40 Holiday Cookbooks

From better salad dressings to flakier pie crust, here are tips from the best holiday cookbooks.<p><i>This season’s list of exceptional cookbooks is long</i> …

6 Wineries to Visit in North Carolina

I confess that I’ve always been a little bit wary of The South.<p><i>Dan Dunn is taking an extensive road trip across America to research his forthcoming</i> …

The 3 P's: What We Can All Learn From Top Female Entrepreneurs

Women make a huge contribution to the world economy. According to the MicroLoan Foundation, women run around 70% of small-scale enterprises globally. And estimates suggest that the increased employment of women in developed economies has contributed considerably more to global growth than China. …

The 39 Most Iconic Feminist Moments of 2014

In 1998, <i>Time</i> magazine declared feminism dead. Nearly 15 years later, it wondered if instead, perhaps feminism should be banned. Constantly on attack …

Feminism

Why Democrats and Republicans don’t understand each other

Political scientists Matthew Grossmann and David Hopkins think the Democratic and Republican parties really are different, and in a series of papers, they're trying to prove it.<p>In "Policymaking in Red and Blue," Grossmann and Hopkins state their conclusion plainly: "the Republican Party is …