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Crack Chicken Spaghetti Bake is the Weeknight Warrior You Need

When “starving” teenagers take a seat at your table on a weeknight, dinner needs to be fast and filling. And while there are a whole host of quick …

Cooking

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

A new 5-minute cooking technique makes this comfort food favorite even more gooey and delicious.<p>There are so many ways to build a decadent grilled …

grilled cheese

Ayesha Curry Shares Holiday Amaretto Pound Cake With Lemon Glaze Recipe

<b>Ayesha Curry</b> knows the way to her family’s heart! The <i>Seasoned Life</i> author, who is married to NBA star <b>Steph Curry</b> and has two daughters Riley, 5, and …

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

Healthy Eating

These Easy Cheesecake Cookies Will Win the Cookie Swap

Creamy Cheesecake Cookies<p>Makes 24 cookies<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour <br>1/2 teaspoon baking powder <br>1/2 teaspoon baking soda <br>1/4 teaspoon salt <br>1/2 cup …

Dessert

Want to Invest in Luxe Skin Care? These Brands Are Worth the Splurge

In beauty, there are a few things you should splurge on: that 90-minute massage, the extralong scalp massage, and your skincare regimen.<p>Anytime I interview an esthetician, dermatologist, or makeup artist, I can count on this answer making its way into our conversation in one way or another: "Your …

Foil Packet Dinners Perfect for Fall

Pop these in the oven, on the grill, or over the campfire this fall.<p>A one-dish dinner is the weeknight hero we turn to when we need a quick, easy …

A Cake You Can Take With You Anywhere

Over the years, and almost without meaning to, I have become an obsessive collector — not of objects but of recipes. I have accumulated boxes’ and files’ worth. I search for them casually in print and online, and relentlessly, determinedly and often shamelessly when I’m out, whether close to home …

Baking

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

Tip: The Easiest Hip Flexor Stretch

Sit on your butt a lot? Have low back issues? You need this simple stretch.<p>If you're like the average American, you sit 7.7 hours per day. This …

21 Homemade Recipes You Can Realistically Cook For Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Even as someone who writes about food all day, I completely get that the struggle to cook at home is real. By the time I get home from a long day, I'm ready to put on sweatpants and satisfy my ravenous hunger immediately, which means I'm not about that elaborate-recipe life. I've definitely spent a …

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Dessert

This Is How To Give Yourself A Foot Massage

If you’re like me and your feet always need some extra loving but your husband won’t rub them (<i>I know, right?</i>) then it’s time to get a bit creative. …

12 Ways to Make Your Hair Shinier

Switching out conventional, potentially toxic beauty essentials for clean, non-toxic ones is more challenging with hair products—simply because most …

Expert tips on how to improve your workout

Exercise

Try the 7-Minute Ab Workout Adele's Trainer Swears By

One of Adele’s most complicated relationships isn’t documented in her songwriting, but in two hilariously relatable Instagram photos where she …

Top Off The Beaten Path Destinations for 2017

23 Shares<p>We are already one month into the new year and, if you’re anything like me, you’ve already given up on half (or all) of your resolutions. …

22 Cozy Slow-Cooker Casseroles That Make Life Easy

Slow-cooker season is in full swing, and these cozy casserole recipes are here to warm your soul. You'll be glad you won't have to bother with the …

5 Diets, Week 1: How we did on Whole30, Weight Watchers, Buddha’s Diet and more

By Kendra Nichols<p>, Local Living editor<p>Tom Sietsema<p>, Food critic<p>Joe Yonan<p>, Food and dining editor<p>Bonnie S. Benwick<p>, Deputy Food editor<p>Adam Kilgore<p>, Reporter<p><i>Five Washington Post staffers have each embarked on a different 30-day program to change our eating habits. Last week, we each outlined our diet</i> …

Weight Watchers

5 Diets, Week 2: Settling in to Whole30, Weight Watchers, Buddha’s Diet and more

By Joe Yonan<p>, Food and dining editor<p>Kendra Nichols<p>, Local Living editor<p>Tom Sietsema<p>, Food critic<p>Bonnie S. Benwick<p>, Deputy Food editor<p>Adam Kilgore<p>, Reporter<p><i>Five Washington Post staffers have each embarked on a different 30-day program to change our eating habits. Two weeks ago, we each outlined our</i> …

Healthy Eating

confetti cookies

The rules of cookie math, whether or not you have underlings dictating them to you, are as follows:<p>Cookies with butter > cookies without …

Dessert

pumpkin bread

This is a towering, craggy pumpkin bread with a crisp cinnamon sugar lid that is impossible not to pick off in deeply satisfying bark-like flecks. …

Tom Cruise Calls Scientology a ‘Beautiful Religion’ in New Red Carpet Interview

Still a believer. <b>Tom Cruise</b> opened up in a new interview about his unremitting devotion to Scientology more than 30 years after he joined the …

Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life Finally Releases a Trailer—and Jess Fans Will Love It

In our first full look at the revival, Lorelai is lost, Rory is a vagabond, and Emily is Marie Kondo-ing her life.<p>Finally! <i>Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life</i> has released a full trailer—and, true to form, it’s packed with modern cultural references that run the gamut from <i>Batman v Superman</i> to <b>Tori</b> …

11 Recipes All Parents Should Have in Their Repertoire

Picasa<p>There are recipes that every family loves every time, the ones that always get passed on to friends. These are mine — the easiest, freshest, …

Dole Sunshine Whip Cake

<b>Preheat</b> oven to 325°F. Spray two (9-inch) round baking pans with cooking spray and line with parchment or wax paper.<p><b>Press</b> crushed pineapple through a …

Hundreds of Corgis Take Over San Francisco Beach for Corgi Con 2016

Corgi crazy! Hundreds of pups and their owners came out to Ocean Beach in San Francisco for Corgi Con on Saturday, June 25.<p>The semi-annual event …

These 16 Golden Milk Recipes Are the Tastiest Health Hack Ever

If you haven’t heard, turmeric is having a golden moment. The yellow spice has been dominating our Pinterest and Instagram feeds, and for good reason! This spice has been recognized for thousands of years in Ayurvedic medicine for its ability to reduce inflammation (the root of all disease), heal …