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5 Mexican Crockpot Recipes That Are Half the Work With Twice the Flavor

When preparing meals for the week ahead, it can be easy to get into a recipe rut. We all have our fallbacks, and when energy is low and time is …

Charlottesville: One killed in violence over US far-right rally

<b>One person has died and 19 others were injured when a car rammed a crowd of people opposing a far-right rally in the US state of Virginia, police say.</b><p>Earlier, street brawls erupted between white nationalists planning to attend the march and counter-protesters.<p>The mayor of Charlottesville, where the …

Charlottesville officials: 1 dead, 19 injured after crash near 'Unite the Right' rally

<b>Charlottesville, Virginia (CNN) —</b> One person was killed and 19 were hurt when a speeding car slammed into a throng of counterprotesters in Charlottesville, where a "Unite the Right" rally of white nationalist and other right-wing groups had been scheduled to take place, the city tweeted on its …

An Essential Guide to Sparkling Wines

There's much more to these varieties than bubbles.<p>Here's a great party trick: Confidently rattling off the difference between Champagne, cava, cremant, and more.

14 Simple Soup Recipes for Fall

While it pains us to bid farewell to summer backyard bashes and cocktails, fall is already upon us. It’s time for our favorite fall festivities: football, wardrobe changes and autumn eats. And as the weather starts to cool down, we’re definitely starting to develop a hankering for those fall …

14 Kitchen Items You Need to Help You #EatClean

Whether you’ve just graduated college and are moving into your first place or want to focus on your health and wellness, it all starts with those essential kitchen gadgets and tools. Meal prep is a big part of eating healthy, so look to items that will help blend, chop and julienne your way to …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Classic No-Bake Chocolate Oat Cookies

Save<p>Mmm, desserts are one of life’s simple pleasures and always have a way of cheering us up especially if they’re ridiculously easy to make. …

22 Things To Know Before You Decide To Stop Eating Meat

Whether you're thinking of going vegetarian or vegan or just trying to eat way less meat, these tips can help you do it in a healthy and sustainable way.

The Mini Cheesecakes Your Next Party Needs

Fact: It's impossible to not be delighted by the presence of petite desserts.<p>These bite-sized delights prove the cuter your dessert is, the better it tastes.

4 Delicious Semi-Homemade Mexican Dinner Recipes

Mexican food is a favorite cuisine for many families, and luckily for the kitchen chefs of the house, it’s easy to put on the table. Some Mexican …

Cooking Off the Cuff: Three Meals From One Bag of Spring Produce

I know it was naïve to think that seeing and eating all that spring-into-summer produce in Sicily and Naples meant we'd come home to find our Manhattan farmers' market glittering with peas, strawberries, fava beans and even a few early tomatoes. No, it's still early here in the north-eastern U.S., …

Here's What Real Healthy People Actually Eat For Lunch

In case you're looking for a healthy and tasty alternative to that sad desk salad.<p>When you eat the right kind of food at lunch, it'll help you stay full and alert throughout the afternoon. You won't be as tempted to snack, and you'll feel more energized. But healthy lunch can sometimes be a little …

How to Make Chipotle's Guacamole Recipe

To pay, or not to pay (extra for guacamole) -- that is the question that everyone who has ever been to Chipotle has asked while <b>waiting in line</b>. Getting guacamole definitely upgrades your ~*Chipotle experience*~, but is it worth the $1.80?<p>On Sunday morning, Chipotle released their top secret …

Not Your Average (Garlic Cheddar) Biscuit Recipe

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Never say no to light, lofty, cheese-laced garlic biscuits.</i><p>Oh, what's that? You don't need another biscuit recipe? Stop that. Take it …

25 dishes you should know how to cook before you turn 25

You'll sail through life with these recipes under your belt.<p>When was the first time you picked up a saucepan? Or a whisk? I know a couple of people …

Cooking

Try these delectable ideas for overnight oatmeal from Better Homes & Gardens.

Overnight Oats with Fruit<p>Overnight oats, refrigerator oatmeal, chia pudding: The names for this simple breakfast recipe are as varied as its mix-ins, …

Different Solutions

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5 Old-School Potato Preparations That You Need in Your Life

Here, five must-know potato preparations beyond the basic mashed, baked, fried and roasted.<p>In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W’s Justin …

Teriyaki Chicken Udon

I reckon Japanese udon is the best light meal for my family through out the year. It’s quick to whip it up in the last minute. By stir-frying the …

Food

17 Warming Comfort Food Recipes

17 of my all-time favorite, warming comfort food recipes to savor and indulge in when the outside temperatures drop.<p>Friends, it’s cold.<p>Like, watering …

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Finalists: Your Best Recipe with Potatoes 2.0

The Finalists are in, and we want to know -- which recipe is your pick for Your Best Recipe with Potatoes 2.0?<p>We've tested and tasted our way through the recipes for Your Best Recipe with Potatoes 2.0, and have emerged with two promising finalists: Hasselback Potato Skillet Bake from Kat Suletzki …

Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to</i> …

Dessert

Rotisserie Chicken Round-Up: 4 Gourmet Upgrades

When you need a quick family-pleasing dinner, the rotisserie chicken is an obvious choice. But can you really "wow" your crew with this easy ingredient? Yes! Try these four fast chicken fixer-uppers.<p><b>1. Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas</b><p>These crisp tortillas filed with gooey melted cheddar and chicken in …

9 Easy Pork Chop Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

We’ve rounded up nine juicy recipes that will give an extra flavor boost to the weeknight pork chop dinners you usually whip up. The recipes featured …

Stuffed Peppers {Recipe}

There are some things I hear people talking about having for dinner. And I think, you can make those? Well, stuffed peppers was one of those things …

How to Break Down a Whole Chicken (and Cook with It All Week)

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: One chicken can go a long way -- an entire week of meals, to be exact.</i><p>It's not uncommon for my weekly grocery list to feature a smattering of protein odds and ends. With one ribeye here, one …

Healthy Cookbook for Two: 175 Simple, Delicious Recipes to Enjoy Cooking for Two

• <b>Author:</b> Rockridge Press<p><b>The Healthy Cookbook for Two: Your go-to guide for healthy meals when time is the only ingredient you’re missing.</b><br>Wholesome cooking for two can seem next to impossible to do—but sitting down to the table isn’t just for special occasions. <i>The Healthy Cookbook for Two</i> practically …

How to Make Perfect Pan Sauce Every Time

By Alison Roman<p>Photos by Nicole Franzen<p>A seared piece of meat might sound boring. But when it’s drizzled with a silky reduction? Always exciting. These are the keys to pulling off a pro-grade pan sauce.<p>The whole “buy one, get one free” thing is a good deal. You pay for one thing and get something …

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars<p>Cuisine: American<p>Author: Cookie Madness<p>Prep time: 10 mins<p>Cook time: 30 mins<p>Total time: 40 mins<p>Creamy cheesecake layered …