Tara Medrano

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Chicken Under a Skillet with Lemon Pan Sauce

Butterflying and flattening the bird might feel like chicken chiropractory, but it's all in the name of crisp golden chicken skin, and what more …

8 Low-Calorie Crockpot Recipes You Should Make This Week

Is there anything better than coming home from a long day to find dinner already made for you?<p>Yes, actually, there is one thing–it’s finding out that …

11 Date Night Salmon Dinners for Two - Chowhound

So, you’ve just volunteered to cook dinner for you and your significant other—perhaps for the first time—and now you’re officially freaking out. You …

13 Creative Ways to Use a Rotisserie Chicken for Dinner

If you're looking for an inexpensive shortcut to dinner, then pick up a rotisserie chicken from your supermarket. At usually less than 10 dollars a pop, rotisserie chicken can be shredded up and used seamlessly in almost any recipe that calls for chicken. Plus, you get to skip the steps of waiting …

Cooking

When Bad Stuff Happens, These 3 Things Will Make You Feel Better About it | Inc.com

I'm pretty sure all of us can recite first-hand accounts of being hit with an unexpected, unwelcome turn of events in life and business. The patent you put your life savings into was rejected, the new account that was going to save your business fell through, or your spouse hit you up for a divorce.<p>…

Self-help

12 Noodle-Free Lasagnas Perfect for a Healthy Weeknight Dinner

As the week begins and you’re deciding what to make for dinner tonight, you start scouring Pinterest and looking for the latest, cheesiest inspiration. Well, look no further! Everyone LOVES lasagna. You know this and we know this, so why are we denying ourselves all of the out-of-the-box lasagna …

Cooking

How To: 10 Delicious Ways to Eat More Cauliflower

It's no secret that cauliflower is good for you—but not nearly enough people know that the best part about cauliflower is its insane versatility. …

Amazing, Skinny Chicken Fried Cauliflower Rice

Get ready to make the most fantastic fried rice. Except... without rice. It's made with cauliflower!!! The first step is to transform a head of cauliflower into rice-shaped pieces. This can be done in a food processor or grated on a box grater. Made this way, not only does the cauliflower taste …

This double-chocolate espresso cookie recipe is a must-make for any chocolate lover

When you're craving a little — or a lot — of chocolate, it's hard to turn down a double-chocolate espresso walnut cookie from Julienne in San Marino. The cookie recipe, which combines melted semisweet chocolate with chunks of bittersweet chocolate folded in at the last minute, makes for a cookie …

The 10 Easiest One-Pot Pasta Dinners You'll Ever Make

With these easy one-pot pasta recipes, you don't have to bother with boiling pasta in a separate pot. You're looking at a lot less clean-up and a lot …

Parmesan and Garlic Potato Bites

<i>PARTNER POST: Reinvent classic potato dishes to create a new holiday tradition. This year, forget the tried and true recipes and show off your</i> …

Make This Egg-in-a-Hole Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Bacon Immediately

Turn your egg-in-a-hole into a grilled cheese sandwich. With bacon.<p>We just <i>know</i> some recipes are going to be good before we even try them. Like this Egg-in-a-Hole Sandwich with Bacon and Cheddar. What could possibly be anything less than outstanding about a sandwich with a name like that? We could …

A definitive ranking of the relationships in 'Love Actually'

Today marks 12 years since our collective favorite romantic comedy, <i>Love Actually</i>, hit theaters. Since then, some of us (ahem) have watched it every …

Entertainment

The world's 9 most futuristic cities

Never mind those narrow cobblestone streets and all those grand neo-classical, gothic and baroque facades we find so romantic. History is just …

10 Best: Hotels Near National Parks

GRAND CANYON RAILWAY HOTEL, WILLIAMS, AZ<p>After a hard day of exploring the Grand Canyon, you'll want a comfortable bed, and the kids will want a break …

Counting Down the 20 Greenest Cities in America

New Orleans has been eating local and restoring its treasures well before such practices were cool: This year it won the survey for cool antique …

Velvety-Smooth Spinach, Chicken, and Cheese Enchiladas With Jalapeño Cream Cheese Sauce

<i>The following post was originally featured on Cooking for Keeps and written by Nicole Shoemaker, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Food.</i><p>I made enchiladas . . . again.<p>My love for enchiladas knows no bounds and has been well documented in recipes like sweet and spicy pomegranate and poblano chicken …

Recipes

Dorothy Sietsema’s Goulash - The Washington Post

This was a dish that Tom Sietsema’s mother requested every year for her birthday when she was a child growing up in Stewartville, Minn., outside Rochester. “It isn’t very fancy,” she says, “but it is what it is.”<p>Easy to put together, the inexpensive casserole, “made with our own canned tomatoes,” …

10-Minute Meals for Six-Pack Abs

And in that same amount of time you can also start jump-start your weight loss and build a killer set of six-pack abs—right in your kitchen. What we …

Six O’Clock Solution: Peanut Chicken Stew

This recipe dates back to the early African settlers in Virginia, according to a new cookbook called Soul Food Love by the mother-daughter team Alice …

Fat Burning Foods Recipes - 2 of the Yummiest For Free

If you want to be a fat burning machine, you have to eat foods that burn fat. Use these 2 free fat burning foods recipes to help you eliminate fat …

16 Salad in a Jar Recipes

Make <b>salad in a jar recipes</b> with fresh vegetables and fruit that are so readily available. These easy to make <b>mason jar salad ideas</b> include <b>easy pasta</b> …

Why You Shouldn’t Just Settle For Anyone

April 1, 2015 | No Comments » | Topics: Dating<p><b>by Nick Notas</b><p>People give more thought to choosing their next Amazon purchase than to choosing their …

Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake

<b>Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake</b> a classic Southern favorite made with a very popular soda. Moist, rich chocolate, perfectly textured, and easy to prepare, …

15 Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes Your Family Will Love

A slow cooker is a must in any house, but especially for a busy family household. They can be so versatile and needn’t be expensive at all, and …

National Parks Road Trip: Utah

Discover the Road to Mighty: Zion > Bryce Canyon > Capitol Reef > Arches > Canyonlands<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> McCarran International, Las Vegas<p>This multiday adventure on remote byways is a journey through the slickrock heart of the American West, linking Utah’s "Mighty Five" national parks—Zion, Bryce …

National Parks

10 of Europe's best national parks … that you've probably never heard of

These national parks offer extraordinary landscapes and wildlife – and far fewer tourists than the continent’s more famous beauty spots. Have you visited a national park in Europe? Tell us about it in the comments below<p>Top 10 alternative city breaks in Europe The best of the UK’s national parks<p>Gran …

Hiking

Best of Travel: 16 More Things We Loved

Even if they didn’t snag the tippy-top spots on our 2015 Best of Travel list, these outstanding runners-up still deserve an award for being the best in their respective fields.<p>Want to see the wildlife of Uganda or ride a camel in the Sahara? The outfitters here have you covered. Seeking endless …