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Noodles, Zoodles & More: 8 Recipes For Pasta Lovers

Smothered in sauce, covered in cheese, or floating in soup -- dinner is full of pastabilities! These pasta recipes have all been tested, perfected, and family-approved.<p><b>1. Baked Penne with Spinach, Ricotta & Fontina</b><p>In this quick and easy riff on spinach and ricotta cannelloni, penne pasta is tossed …

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10 High-Protein Soups And Stews Under 500 Calories

Now that the weather is <i>finally</i> cooling down, it's time to bust out all your pots and ladles, because we're making soups and stews for dinner. …

Zucchini Cauliflower Pie | Apples for CJ

Zucchini Cauliflower Pie is loaded with fresh zucchini, cauliflower and cheese. It’s the perfect easy to prepare pie that you can actually eat for …

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10 best online furniture stores you need to check out now

Need a new corner table but can’t bother trudging through your city’s design district? <i>Vogue</i> points to homegrown online furniture and decor stores …

Dinner in 20: Chorizo Quesadillas With Radish and Fennel Salsa

More<p>Dinner in 20<p>The best quick and easy recipes to help you get dinner on the table fast.<p>There are days when you absolutely crave a quesadilla that is, in food-marketing parlance, "fully loaded." But the more ingredients you put in your quesadilla, the more prep work and cooking you have to do, and …

10 IKEA Hacks You Can Do In a Weekend

From the ultra easy (just a coat of spray paint) to the more complex (drilling in a new base) these projects all have one thing in common: they take …

We'd Make These 25 Recipes Just for the Peanuts

Admit it: The peanuts are the best part of any salad, ice cream sundae, and everything in-between.<p>Our salads, roasted veg, and ice cream sundaes just wouldn't be the same without a healthy handful of nutty, crunchy roasted peanuts sprinkled on top. These 25 recipes are for everyone who agrees that …

Slow-Cooked Carne Adovada Recipe - Chowhound

Pork is easiest to thaw when placed in the refrigerator in its original wrapping. Small roasts will take three to five hours per pound, while larger …

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Choose to Infuse: How to Make Your Own Wine, Fruit Vinegar, and More

<i>When summer comes around, we try to find ways to make it last forever. So every day this week, we'll bring you a new guide to preserving the season's best herbs, fruits, and vegetables. Today: How to infuse everything from booze to honey.</i><p>Canning not your jam? There’s another awesome—dare we say …

8 Grab-and-Go Morning Treats

You've heard it a million times: don't skip breakfast. Well, these morning goodies are impossible to pass up. They're easy to make and a delicious way to start the day.<p><b>1. Morning Glory Muffins</b><p>Morning Glory Muffins are made with a little bit of everything: whole wheat flour, carrots, apples, …

Green Goddess Dressing: The Retro Recipe That Keeps On Giving

There are lots of formerly trendy foods that have failed to maintain their cult status. Green goddess dressing isn’t one of them.<p>There are lots of …

9 Killer Kebabs for a Summer Cookout

Easy to assemble and quick to grill—kebabs are perfect for outdoor entertaining. From flaky fish to juicy beef, here are nine amazing kebabs to make …

Every Dipping Sauce You’ll Ever Need

Whether you’re snacking on a dumpling, feasting on roast chicken or crunching down on fresh vegetable crudités, a good dipping sauce can make all the …

How to Make the Best Lemon Bars Ever

With all the amazing bakeries around, it's easy to find a spectacular chocolate chip cookie, a perfect cupcake, a to-die-for donut and a deliciously …

Easy Cocktails: 35 Simple, 3-Ingredient Drinks to Make at Home

It can be fun to watch a bartender carefully add a litany of ingredients to a mixing glass: layers of different spirits, unusual liqueurs, custom tinctures, bizarre bitters. A bar is a great place to get familiar with unusual bottles and sample drinks that take a more effort than just opening the …

A Knockout Pineapple Punch & 18 Other Tropical Drinks

<i>We're the kind of people who have to eat every three hours, and Pure Leaf Iced Tea is here to help with that.</i><p><i>Today: Drink this to make you feel like you're on vacation.</i><p>Picture this: You're sitting on a beach. The waves crash gently on the shore, the sand's warm from the sun, and you worry—just for …

What Sorcery Is This?! 7 Creamy, Rich Salad Dressings That Are Actually Healthy

Thanks to a few key pantry and fridge staples, these vinaigrettes are creamy AND light—without a drop of mayo or buttermilk in sight.<p>Let's get one thing straight: A salad is really only as good as its dressing. Sure, it's important to use farm-fresh, in-season produce. And yes, careful and creative …

How to access a million stunning, copyright-free antique illustrations from the British Library

What would you do with a million free images?<p>In keeping with its ambition to become the world’s most open institution of its kind, the British Library has released over a million public domain illustrations and other images to the public through Flickr for anyone to reuse, remix or repurpose. So …

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11 Quick Pickle Recipes for Fast Flavor

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Every spread full of gloriously rich foods needs something to lighten up the mood, especially during barbecue season. Quick pickles …

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10 Burger Toppings Your Barbecue Guests Won't See Coming

The country's best chefs share knock-em-dead toppings guaranteed to raise your backyard burger game.<p>The country's best chefs share knock-em-dead toppings guaranteed to raise your backyard burger game.

14 Scrumptious Summer Crock Pot Recipes

There’s seriously nothing better coming home to the sweet smell of dinner waiting for you. No, you don’t have to hire a butler to make this a reality. We’re talking crock pots, the ultimate kitchen appliance when it comes to stress-free meals. If you can chop an onion and open a few cans, you can …

11 Healthy Grain Salads Great for Dinner, And Even Better the Next Day for Lunch

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Long forgotten grains are suddenly everywhere and it’s cause for celebration and exploration. Quinoa and farro and freekeh, oh my! …

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Transform Your Walls With 22 BIG Wall Art DIYs

Gallery walls are amazing but *kinda* time consuming. If you want to make some serious impact with color and design, then maybe it’s time to steer away from that gallery wall template and opt for one giant piece of art. Big wall art can make a small space seem grander and help your large space feel …

28 DIYs You Need for Your First Apartment

May is here and that means it’s time for graduation, moving on and possibly moving into your first apartment. As a recent grad (congrats, Huskies 2015!), I picked up my stuff, moved across the country and started a job at Brit + Co (ahem, we are hiring!). It was a bit intimidating but also …

Braided Friendship Bracelets

It will surprise no one that at summer camp my favorite activity was always and without fail arts and crafts! I wasn’t great at archery or rowing, …

Key Lime Pie, Meet Meringue

<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 every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Get a little tropical with some Key lime pie—because summer is just around the corner.</i><p>I love a good …

How to Pan-Fry Pork Chops

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>In the cooking world, a lot of breath is spent on explaining how to cook the perfect steak. What else could you expect, given the …

80 Dishes to Bring to an Outdoor Party

Not all food is ready to withstand hungry hordes and sit outside in the hot, hot heat.<p><b>When we're heading to picnics</b>, cooking out in the backyard, and gearing up for days at the beach, we want our food to be as ready for the summer sun as we are. But not all food can withstand crowds and sitting …

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