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10 Easy Dinner Recipes That Will Become Family Favorites

A recipe that the <i>entire</i> family loves is priceless — mainly because you won’t hear “I’m hungry” five minutes after clearing the table. From Grilled Chicken Fajitas to Turkey Burgers, these easy recipes will become some of you’re most requested. The best part? They’ve all been tested, perfected and …

Game-Changing Guacamole Recipes

POMEGRANATE & MANGO<p>This zesty dip is a fruit-lover’s dream. And with feta cheese and just a hint of garlic, it’s bursting with flavor.<p>CAJUN SHRIMP<p>Who …

Healthy Eating

cheesecake brownies

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 350.<p>2<p>Done<p>In a mixing bowl, combine cream cheese, ¼ cup sugar and 1 egg and beat until smooth.<p>3<p>Done<p>Stir in 1 cup white …

Grow blueberries on your patio: They're perfect for small-space gardening.

Blueberries are beautiful multi-taskers in the world of edible landscaping.<p>The plants offer something lovely throughout the year — showy red foliage in the fall, delicate white and pink blooms in the spring, and handfuls of sweet plump berries in the late spring and summer.<p><b>Photos: A whimsical</b> …

Gardening

Recipes to Make Great Compost

There is an art to composting. It’s not as simple as just throwing in scraps and turning it every week.<p>Great compost starts with a balance of …

Gardening

A master gardener shares 6 secrets for planting tomatoes

You've got to dig deep when it comes to tomatoes.<p>We asked Lucy Heyming, a certified master gardener in Riverside, to share her secrets to putting in tomato plants that will yield juicy, flavorful fruit. Here's what she said:<p><b>1. Dig, and then dig some more</b><p>Most vegetables should be planted in a hole …

Gardening

Treat Roasted Broccoli Like Nachos, Save Yourself a Trip to the Bar

Recipes like this are for those nights when you get home from an extra-nasty long day at work and it’s late and you’re exhausted and you <i>really</i> don’t want to cook.<p>You may be dreaming about the cozy bar on the corner where you can settle in with some nachos and beer. But reality intrudes and you …

Cooking

10 Plants to That Will Help Attract Bees to Your Garden in the Spring - One Green Planet

According to the Natural Resources Defense Council, cross-pollination from bees and other pollinators assist at least 30 percent of the world’s crops …

Plants

Compost Tea Time

Composting

Blackberries

Get Crabby for Dinner With These 14 Crab Recipes

Soon, it’ll seem like everyone and their great aunt Sally will flock to the beach for a getaway in the sun. While they’re sitting on the dock cracking crab legs, you’ll be at home catching up on your Amazon Prime shows and polishing off an ice cream sandwich. Don’t be sad! You can enjoy your …

The Latest: Orly attacker used revolver to detain soldier

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on incident at Orly Airport in Paris where a man was shot to death after attempting to seize a soldier's weapon (all times …

Extremism

30 Delicious Things You Never Knew You Could Make With A Crock-Pot

Think *outside* the stew.

Cooking

9 Tips for Growing the Perfect Peonies

#5 is so important!<p>Claire Austin is an award-winning plantswoman, a specialist in herbaceous peonies, irises and perennials, and the current Chair of the Peony Society. With her mail-order nursery in Wales offering over a hundred varieties of herbaceous peonies, it's safe to say that she has a …

Making Caramel at Home Is So Much Easier Than You Think | MyRecipes

Gooey, glorious caramel is the hero behind sweet, saucy fruit, glazed sticky buns, and fancypants candied nuts that are perfect for scattering over …

Blueberry Lemon Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting - Life's Ambrosia

Life's Ambrosia<p>Instructions<p>1<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour two 9 inch round cake pans.<p>2<p>In the bowl of stand mixer with a paddle …

Dessert

Giant Catfish Fossil Found in Egyptian Desert

Named by one of the few Egyptian women to pursue paleontology, the new fish species swam beside leggy whales 37 million years ago.<p>A new species of ancient animal plucked from the sands of Egypt is offering insight into the evolution of one of the most recognizable aquatic groups on Earth: the …

Two magnificent #grizzlybears that were rescue bears taken in as cubs by @TheBronxZoo @TheWCS ~20 yrs ago. http://t.co/dFsNC4xf19

Today’s #FanPhotoFriday was shared by Sheri Kerley. She captured Digger, one of #CMZoo’s grizzy bears, during a yawn! http://t.co/cMTtjLlAye

Big in China: Murder Villages and Scam Towns

In some rural areas, crime has become a cottage industry.<p>Many Chinese towns have grown fat off of single industries. Much of the world’s hosiery, for example, comes from the village of Datang, also known as “Sock City.” Songxia is dedicated to umbrellas. Jinjiang is all about zippers.<p>And Shisun, …

10-year-old angler catches potential world-record catfish

If luck is the intersection of opportunity and preparation, then 10-year-old Dylan Sorrells most certainly was prepared for the 54-pounds and 9-ounces of blue catfish that gobbled a piece of cut shad on January 29 in Lake Tawakoni, Texas.<p>The fish was released, but not before Dylan’s dad Chris …

Man steals $3,800 worth of fishing gear from Walmart: report | NOLA.com

Like many anglers, Ohio resident Derrick Marcum really likes fishing equipment. The problem, according to police, is Marcum doesn't like paying for …

What The Location Of A Hook In A Bass's Mouth Can Tell You

It seems like everyone has a different opinion on how to change things—or if you even need you to change things at all—based on the location of a …

Fishing

Articles - CARPology Magazine

CARPology's Dan Whitford heads to Berners Hall Fishery to test the Nashbait Berners Hall boilies and an epic sessi… https://t.co/alQoUaAKFa<p>9 hours ago<p>…

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The 10 Worst Fishing Lures of All Time

Lures come in a dizzying array of shapes, sizes and colors. Many are designed to entice fishermen, not the fish. While most of those listed here …

The Six Best Bass Lures for Under $5

Big-money bass lures are, more often than not, designed to catch fishermen instead of fish. The truth is that pricey lures often rely on gimmicks or …

Ohio House Rep. Retherford found passed out in car, with loaded firearm

A state representative from southwestern Ohio was found passed out in his vehicle at a McDonald’s drive-thru with a loaded firearm Sunday morning.<p>Wes …

McDonald's

Car of Missing Missouri Woman Toni Anderson Found in River, Body Inside

Toni Anderson Kansas City Police Department<p>A vehicle pulled from the Missouri River Friday has been confirmed to belong to Toni Anderson, who disappeared in January. A female body was found inside, but as of Sunday, officials have not formally identified the body.<p>Toni's 2012 black Ford Focus was …

Crime

Taste Beyond The Tongue