Rebecca Lee Lazarou

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Unexpected Upgrades: The Best Tech Life Hacks Under $20 You Didn’t Know You Needed

<b>* Tech gadgets and accessories that won’t break the bank</b> <b><br>* Headphones, speakers, TV stick accessories, and much more</b> <b><br>* All items priced at $20 or …

Gear & Gadgets

30 Low-Calorie Snacks You’ll Wish You Thought Of Sooner

Mind = blown.<p>Getting through a day without a snack is like getting through a day without checking your phone—impossible and boring AF. That's why you need an arsenal of snacks to grab when you need a fix—go-to mini meals that will satisfy your cravings, keep you full, and clock in at 200 calories …

The Frozen Painkiller Cocktail

This blended and frozen take on the classic Painkiller cocktail made with Pusser's Rum, coconut and fresh fruit juice is a warm weather must.<p><i>Courtesy</i> …

20 Restaurant Sandwich Copycat Recipes

Save gas and cash by making your favorite restaurant sandwiches at home. From Chick-fil-A’s creamy chicken salad sandwich to Potbelly’s hearty …

Cooking

Trader Joe's Has a Hidden Recipe Section—We're Making These 5 Meals ASAP

Trader Joe's already takes the hassle out of grocery shopping by providing us with a one-stop shop for all things healthy and delicious. But little …

Coconut Macaroons III Recipe

"This recipe has won many 1st place ribbons at my state fair. They are very simple to make."<p>Ingredients<p>2/3 cup all-purpose flour<p>5 1/2 cups flaked …

13 etiquette rules you probably never realized you're breaking

You write thank you notes, keep your elbows off the table and would never think of eating until everyone at your table had been served. Your etiquette would make Miss Manners proud, right? Not so quick. As it turns out, there are several lesser-known etiquette rules you may be unknowingly breaking. …

5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

Tomato-Basil Lasagna Rolls

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Cook pasta according to package directions for al dente. Drain pasta (do not rinse); arrange in a single …

The Steps to Grow Successful Container Gardens

Containers can be hung from a roof, suspended on hooks, or mounted on walls, opening up a whole world of growing spaces. Containers have the added …

My favorite foolproof carrot cake recipe

<b>Because there are two types of people in this world, carrot cake lovers and carrot cake lovers.</b><p>Thank heavens for cake, that's all I can say. Whether …

Blackberry Cottage Cheese

Makes 1 Serving<p>Ingredients<p>1/2cup blackberries<br>• 1teaspoon honey<br>• 1/3cup lowfat cottage cheese<br>• 1/2tablespoon natural peanut butter<p>Directions<p>In a bowl or …

The 10 Baking Questions People Ask Me Literally All the Time, Answered

By Claire Saffitz<p>To my friends, family, and followers: Read this before you text and/or @ me, please.<p>People are always asking me baking questions—from strangers DMing me on Instagram, to friends I don’t otherwise talk to anymore texting me, to my own mother and sister calling me on the phone …

For Tiny Breads, All You Need Is 5 Minutes & Flour

I’m a big believer in the vehicle—an edible one. Much of what I cook is soupy or saucy and relies much more on flavor than it does on structure, shape: A whole mess of chopped vegetables and canned tomatoes or stewed lentils with a smattering of herbs. It’s great, really (usually), but getting it …

Roasted radishes mellow them into the perfect side dish

We're not a huge radish-eating country here in the United States, and I think that's a mistake.<p>Radishes carry in their little bodies a tremendous …

Food

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 …

A Casual-But-Genius Menu to Celebrate Spring

Throwing a dinner party doesn’t have to be an over-the-top affair with 10 courses and days of prep. (Although, power to you if that’s what you want!) Our ideal gathering is simple, intimate, and includes at least one dessert. But if we’re going to go simple, every dish should shine. And so we turn …

10 Surprising Add-Ins to Make Queso Dip Even Better

13 Foods To Lower HbA1c Levels In Diabetics

People with diabetes are supposed to monitor their blood glucose levels at all times. While a blood glucose test tells the levels of your blood …

Diabetes

Make New Orleans comfort food: Pork grillades and cheesy grits

Recipes<p>Chef Judy Joo makes grilled miso glazed salmon and broccolini<p>04:30<p>Get Daphne Oz’s recipe for easy fish tacos and citrus sparklers<p>06:47<p>Kathie Lee and Hoda raise a glass for National Wine and Cheese Day!<p>03:25<p>How to make delicious clam linguine and kale Caesar salad<p>06:22<p>Chef Kathy Fang makes a …

Cooking

7 Meal-Prep Dressings So You No Longer Have to Eat a Sad Desk Salad

Before you eat another sad desk salad for lunch, read this. We're all for keeping salads healthy—as in, not drowning them in extra-creamy dressing, …

Healthy Eating

Crêpes With Dark Chocolate Sauce

Ingredients<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<br>• 1 cup 2% milk<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 2 tablespoons salted butter , melted and divided<br>• 1 tablespoon granulated sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon …

Melt - In - Your - Mouth Shortbread Recipe

"This quick and easy shortbread will literally melt when you take a bite. Great for Christmas parties with a little bit of decorating."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

Why We Don’t Trust White People’s Potato Salad, Explained

<b>So, during the “Black Jeopardy” skit on SNL last weekend, the last question reiterated a theme that seems to exist within black culture. White</b> …

Potatoes

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

This sugary, sticky pull-apart treat is Iowa's most searched-for Thanksgiving side dish

CLOSE<p>Hadley Malcom tries out the monkey bread recipe from Tasty.<p>Thanksgiving is almost here, and many Iowans are digging out their best recipes for …

Lazy Sunday Pot Roast

I found this recipe written in pencil on a 3 x 5 card tucked inside my Grandmother Schwyhart's old, worn cookbook. The apples are particularly nice …

Banana Pudding Sugar Cookies Recipe

"Guaranteed to stay moist as long as you don't leave them out."<p>Ingredients<p>2/3 cup shortening<p>2/3 cup white sugar<p>2 eggs<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>1/2 …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Dessert