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Is Parchment Paper the Same as Wax Paper?

By Claire Saffitz<p>If you're standing in your kitchen right now wondering if you can substitute one for the other, you need to sit down and read this.<p><i>It's OK: We all make mistakes. But you know what's less OK? Not learning from them. Welcome to Effed It Up, a semi-regular column where we do just</i> …

DIY Watermelon Keg

The equation for party-perfect, summer-tastic cocktail awesomeness:<p>Watermelon + Drill + Tap<p>DIY this drink dispenser to amp up the good times (and impress your pals) at your next shindig — it’s surprisingly simple, we swear!<p>Step 1<p>Cut the top off of your watermelon, jack-o-lantern-style.<p>Step 2<p>Scoop …

Homemade Vanilla Cupcakes

When my daughter Lucia asked for vanilla cupcakes for her birthday, I had to figure out how to make them myself. Luckily, they turned out great. Actually, everyone was kind of shocked at just how good they turned out to be, especially because I cut the sugar in half!<p>I made these in mini cupcake …

Strawberry Coconut Water Lemonade

Strawberry Coconut Water Lemonade is a sweet-tart summery drink made with fresh strawberries, lemons, and coconut water. Top with sparkling water for …

15 Make-Ahead Recipes for Mother’s Day Brunch

Admit it. Your number one goal in life is to make your momma think you have it *all* together. The best way to do this on Mother’s Day is to plan an epic brunch (or Mother’s Day tea party), complete with a <i>ton</i> of dishes you made ahead of time. Remember when your mom beamed with pride when you made …

7 Make-Ahead Dinners Under 400 Calories For When You're Too Busy To Cook

<b>These tasty meals will make life so much easier.</b><p><i>For SELF, by Audrey Bruno.</i><p>After a long day at work, the last thing you want to do is spend hours preparing a meal. That's why busy days can often lead to late dinners and lots of takeout.<p>These recipes are here to help you take a load off. The meals …

Tom Brady says he doesn't just avoid coffee — he's never tried it in his life

Tom Brady's personal chef Allen Campbell cooked up quite a story last week (see what I did there?) when he revealed the outrageously healthy diet he prepares every day for the New England quarterback and his wife Gisele Bundchen.<p>Among the handful of foods and ingredients Brady scrupulously avoids …

The Top 20 All-Vegan, No-Bake Dessert Recipes of 2015

5 Minute Raw Chocolate Tart<p>This easy dessert takes all of five minutes to prepare, save the time that it takes to freeze. With a crust of almonds and …

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13 International Crock-Pot Recipes That Are Out of This World

I'm sick of eating the same old Crock-Pot recipes week after week. So, I've decided to mix things up with some fix-and-forget international cuisine — …

Do You Love Pickles As Much As We Do? Then You HAVE To Try This Recipe!

If you haven’t tried fried pickles and think we’re crazy for even mentioning them, you must remedy the situation immediately, because they’re …

How to Make Any Kind of Banana Bread in 6 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes—but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Make banana bread just like Mom used to—slightly underbaked and full of add-ins from the pantry—without a</i> …

Recipe: Ultra-Chewy Lemon Coconut Cookies

Ultra-Chewy Lemon Coconut Cookies<p>Makes about 4 dozen cookies<p><i>For the cookie dough:</i> <br>3 cups all-purpose flour <br>1 teaspoon baking soda <br>1 teaspoon salt <br>16 …

Coconut-Almond French Toast Casserole

The buttery coconut-almond crust makes this French toast casserole truly special and offsets the creamy, fluffy texture of the bread. You'll want to …

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

Raw Chocolate Mousse - Healthy Recipe, Ellary's Greens in NYC

I've had all sorts of "healthy" chocolate mousse, and they're not all created equal. Coconut-oil-based recipes are delicious but have way too much saturated fat for my liking. Avocado-based recipes (while satisfyingly creamy) often tasted way too much of avocado and not enough of chocolate. But …

DIY Dining Room Open Shelving

Over year ago I wrote a post about how I wanted to add a big wall of shelving to our dining room. And for over a year, I’ve been patiently waiting …

27 Ridiculously Easy Recipes With 5 Ingredients Or Fewer

Feeding yourself well doesn't have to be a struggle.<p>For more where this came from, visit the <b>Spoon University site</b> or <b>follow us on Facebook</b>.

18 Easy Slow Cooker Snacks That Will Feed A Crowd

Bites in bulk.

From The Cookie Crust To The Fudgy Centers, These Revel Bars Are Sure To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth!

Chocolate Revel Bars<p>You know, a delicious oat cookie crust is generally reserved for fruit crisps, but the beauty of a revel bar is that it combines …

Mini Hummus & Roasted Pepper Phyllo Bites Recipe | Cookin' Canuck

Shares 41.9K<p><i>These easy and addictive Mini Hummus & Roasted Pepper Phyllo Bites are perfect for entertaining or healthy snacking. Thank you to Athens</i> …

17 Recipes Every Lazy Girl Needs To Know

It's not cheating, it's just maximizing your post-meal nap time.

24 Healthier Thanksgiving Recipes That Are Actually Delicious

Nobody will ever know that butter isn't on the table.

Egg White Chocolate Brownies

<i>Gooey, chocolatey, fudgy and silky goodness</i><p>You might have noticed a lack of post lately… I was down with a mixture of cough, sore throat and flu …

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8 ways your microwave can help you lose weight (plus a healthy mug cake recipe!)

You probably love your microwave because it slashes the time it takes for most cooking tasks. But did you know that it’s also an effective ally for weight loss? If it sounds too good to be true, check out these ways your microwave can help you consume fewer calories, keep control over portions and …

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Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Butter

8 Servings<p>Everyone needs a solid pumpkin scone recipe in the fall. This one is yours.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cinnamon Butter<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 teaspoon pure maple syrup<p>¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Scones<p>½ cup granulated sugar<p>2 teaspoons baking …

Healthy No Noodle Pad Thai

No Noodle Pad Thai<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 30 mins<br>• Total Time: 30 mins<br>• Yield: 4 generous servings<br>• Category: Main<br>• Cuisine: Thai<p>★★★★★<p>4.6 from 13 …

Pumpkin Bread with Walnuts

What a lovely start to October it has been. I’ve reacquainted myself with my collection of jeans that seems to have somehow shrunken in the closet …

Cinnamon Spice Rice Krispie Treat S’mores

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i></i><p>I am a late adopter of the rice krispie treat because, I don’t know, I …

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