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Frozen Pineapple Treat

Slice the pineapple in half lengthwise, leaving the greens attached. Use a paring knife to cut away the fruit and core from both halves of the …

Recipes

Slow-Cooker Sweet Potatoes with Bacon

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place sweet potatoes in a 5- to 6-qt. slow cooker. Stir together orange juice concentrate and next 4 igredients in a small bowl. …

Slow Cookers

Mexican Corn on the Cob (Elote) Recipe

"My Mexican friend gave me this recipe for corn on the cob. Street vendors there sell their corn made this way. Cotija cheese can be found in most …

Recipes

24 Copycat Recipes for Your Favorite Restaurant Appetizers

Stick to your budget by making your favorite restaurant appetizers at home. Here’s how.<p>Like deep-fried pickles? You’ll love this un-fried version …

Cooking

How To Make Slow Cooker Baked Beans — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Meet your new favorite summer party recipe: slow cooker baked beans. Long loved for their sweet, tangy flavor and tender, creamy texture, baked beans …

How To Make the Juiciest Burger Patties — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Say goodbye to the dry, boring, overcooked burgers you're used to serving. Bid farewell to wondering which ground beef will give you legitimately …

Cooking

17 Healthy Ways to Cook With Potatoes

Thanks to things like French fries and chips, potatoes have gotten a saturated, sodium-filled, not-so-healthy reputation. But the truth is, taters …

Cooking

30 Very Excellent Ways to Eat Sweet Corn This Summer

Summer brings with it so many fruits and vegetables that are hard to get enough of, but of all of them, I think it's safe to say corn is always the …

Cooking

The REAL Long Island Iced Tea Recipe

"There are a few impostors out there that claim to be Long Island Iced Teas. In actuality, there is only one correct way to make a LIIT... and this …

Recipes

Thin Spaghetti with Garlic, Red Pepper and Olive Oil Recipe

"Thin spaghetti tossed with garlic, olive oil, red pepper flakes and grated cheese makes a quick and easy weeknight meal."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) box …

Recipes

30 Sides Dishes For Your 4th of July Get-Together

I firmly believe a good Fourth of July gathering is as much about the burgers and hot dogs as it is about the vast array of side dishes. A great …

Cooking

Crispy Orange Beef Recipe

"A delicious crispy and sweet, yet mildly spiced beef stir-fry recipe. Great served with steamed rice and broccoli."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds beef top …

This bacon jam just changed breakfast forever

Bacon-covered (fill in the ____) is the ultimate (fill in the _____). We know, we know. Add bacon to anything and *presto* it just got more exciting. …

Breakfast

How To Make Lemonade from Scratch — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Sipping icy-cold sweet lemonade on a blazing-hot summer day is one of life's finest pleasures, which is why we think making lemonade from scratch …

40 Easy and Fun DIY Outdoor Furniture Projects

As the weather gets better and better outside, it’s time to build something for your backyard, garden or patio. And since we’re all about DIY crafts …

25 Free DIY Dog House Plans & Ideas for Your Furry Friend

If you’re a dog owner and a DIYer, there’s no way you wouldn’t want to build a beautiful dog house that will make your dog the happiest. Plus, you …

Make this Mexican street corn for the ultimate BBQ side

Tacos, gorditas and just about every other tortilla-wrapped delight can be found on city streets all over Mexico. But one of the most delicious – and …

Beer-Battered Chicken Nuggets Will Ruin You For All Others

It’s the 1950s. We’re in New York, upstate, Cornell University, some building, downstairs, in the basement. Dr. Robert Baker is running a poultry lab. As <b>Time</b> described it decades later: “Foreseeing the revolutionary possibility of processed foods, which were already reaping big dividends for pork …

Greg's Southern Biscuits Recipe

"Light and fluffy and the closest thing I've found to my grandmother's biscuits. Delicious for jams, butter, honey, corn syrup, or just great bread …

How to Build a DIY Fire Pit

Thank you to Duraflame® for sponsoring this DIY Fire Pit Tutorial, as always, all opinions are my own! I’m so excited to share one of our recent yard …

DIY Bath Bomb With Toy Inside

This bath bomb recipe or tutorial is a little different than the rest as this one shows you how to add a toy to a Bath bomb. It seems having a …

Here’s the Grilled Cheese Sandwich You’ve Never Made Before (and It’s Epic)

National Grilled Cheese Day (April 12) is approaching, and it's led us to realize there are so many ways to build a decadent grilled cheese sandwich. …

Recipes

J.P.'s Big Daddy Biscuits Recipe

"This recipe will produce the biggest biscuits in the history of the world! Serve these gems with butter, preserves, honey, gravy or they can also be …

40 Party Dips and Spreads for Any Occasion

When you're planning a party, the easiest way to keep guests satisfied is to offer dips and spreads. These simple appetizers allow everyone to snack …

Cooking

Adding peanut butter to your grilled cheese will change your life

It seems like a strange idea, adding peanut butter to a grilled cheese sandwich, but once you try it, your perception of what a grilled cheese …

grilled cheese

How to Eat Clean for a Whole Entire Week

The whole “clean eating” thing sounds daunting, but in reality it just comes down to choosing real, non-processed foods in order to feel like your …

The Best Bacon in America

One of the most difficult parts of being America’s Bacon Critic is that I haven’t been able to lovingly catalogue every single bacon that I’ve …

I’ve Been Making Asian Nachos for Years—and Now Everybody Wants Them

We come across a lot of food trends—yes, like the currently hot Asian nachos. It’s our job to go through them and use years of cooking and eating …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Flourless Chocolate Orange Cake

This flourless chocolate orange cake is so simple and easy to prepare, which makes it an ideal holiday dessert. Plus, it is gluten-free, moist, and …