recipes

  1. Entertaining

    Summer entertaining: Spicy grilled-shrimp pizza

    Craving pizza? Try this combination of smoky grilled shrimp, sweet roasted peppers and creamy Monterey Jack cheese.
  2. Entertaining

    Stick it to 'em: 4 Mouthwatering kabob recipes

    As the weather warms up, get creative and serve up your favorite foods kabob style. Here are four varieties to get you started!
  3. Entertaining

    DIY watermelon cocktail keg

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    Turn a basic watermelon into a super-cool melon cocktail keg by carving it out and adding a tapper. This is a simple, fun and...
  4. More Food & Recipes

    Weekend chef: 10 Best food blogs to follow

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    The next best thing to tasting food is reading about it. Adjectives take the place of calories, and while they might not be as...
  5. More Food & Recipes

    10 Things you didn't know you could cook in a microwave

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    Take advantage of that ubiquitous kitchen tool, and prepare some of these staples in your microwave. Everything from croutons to...
  6. Budget Cooking

    Budget-friendly meals for Tax Day

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    We can't give you tax advice, but we can help you make a few budget-friendly meals. These dishes just taste like a splurge!
  7. Cookbooks

    Cookbook review: In My Kitchen by Ted Allen

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    Ted Allen’s second cookbook, In My Kitchen, is packed with 100 recipes that are perfect for people who love to cook.
  8. Food & Kitchen How-tos

    How to make a pink Valentine’s Day cocktail

    Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love, and there’s nothing we love more than a pretty pink cocktail, especially when it’s a...
  9. Entertaining Menus & Recipes

    Inaugural luncheon recipes

    Jan. 21 is Inauguration Day and, while it’s a very important day politically, what’s even more exciting is the luncheon that...
  10. Quick Meal Ideas

    Homemade tortillas

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    Why pay more for store-bought tortillas when you can make fresh, delicious ones at home? Surprisingly simple to make, they turn a...
  11. Easy Dinner Recipes

    Spice-rubbed pork tenderloin wrapped in bacon

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    Spice-rubbed pork tenderloin wrapped in bacon is surprisingly quick and easy! Elegant enough for company... yet perfect for a...
  12. Food & Kitchen How-tos

    How to make vegan holiday brownies

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    With vegan diets popping up more and more lately, we want to make sure you’re prepared to accommodate all of your guests' dietary...
  13. Food & Kitchen How-tos

    How to make a juicy brisket for Hanukkah dinner

    One of the most popular and delicious Hanukkah dishes is a nice, juicy brisket. But the daunting truth is that, for as many people...
  14. Food & Kitchen How-tos

    How to make a sweet noodle kugel for Hanukkah

    No Hanukkah celebration is complete without noodle kugel. It's sweet and savory on its own, but when you pair it with a juicy...
  15. Shopping for the Home

    4 Cookbooks with budget-friendly Thanksgiving dinner ideas

    Of all the Thanksgiving traditions, the most fun is definitely chowing down on a feast fit for royalty. Thanksgiving dinner has...
  16. Dessert Recipes

    3 Punch recipes for parties

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    There is just something about a beautiful bowl filled with colorful punch that adds pizzazz to any party. These three punch recipes...
  17. Kitchen & Cooking Tips

    In a pickle: What to do with overripe bananas

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    Bananas tend to become overripe quicker than I can say, well, “overripe.” One day they’re perfectly yellow just waiting to be...
  18. Family Recipes

    How to make a superfood dinner

    One easy way to incorporate superfoods into your diet is with a quick and easy soup. Try this hearty, power-packed soup after a long...
  19. Books

    Kristin Harmel shares the sweetness of writing

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    Author Kristin Harmel has just finished a book tour for her eighth novel, The Sweetness of Forgetting. Ms. Harmel shares details of...
  20. Fashion & Style

    Mixing metallics: Add sparkle to classic colors

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    Once upon a time, we'd never dream of mixing metallics -- in home decor, jewelry, accessories -- it was a major fashion faux pas....