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Delicious Reads: The Best Cookbooks of 2012
Delicious Reads: The Best Cookbooks of 2012

Year-end lists make great gift guides, and I'm partial to the cookbook roundups that feature the… >>

5 Last-Minute Gifts From Your Kitchen
5 Last-Minute Gifts From Your Kitchen

As the clock winds down to Christmas, two camps begin to form. There are the people kicking back… >>

Honey, I Shrunk the Brunch Recipes!
Honey, I Shrunk the Brunch Recipes!

Cute little bites and canapes aren't just for cocktail parties—they're also perfect for brunch!… >>

Last-Minute Gift Ideas from a Food Editor
Last-Minute Gift Ideas from a Food Editor

My husband is great at dreaming up, picking out, and sending gifts for our family and friends. So… >>

The Most-Craved, Favorite Regional Foods
The Most-Craved, Favorite Regional Foods

From boiled peanuts to reindeer hot dogs and deep-fried rattlesnakes, take a look at the wildly… >>

How to Eat a 5-Pound Burger in 30 Minutes or Less
How to Eat a 5-Pound Burger in 30 Minutes or Less

On the popular show Man v. Food, host Adam Richman can handle eating his way through almost… >>

How to Make Homemade Candy
How to Make Homemade Candy

Making candy is fun for kids of all ages! Follow these recipes for homemade fudge, hard candy… >>

Visual Feast: Beautiful Photos of Rotten Food
Visual Feast: Beautiful Photos of Rotten Food

Fact: We waste a lot of food in the United States—Americans throw away nearly half of what they… >>

Yum! 10 Different Cookie Creations from the Same Dough
Yum! 10 Different Cookie Creations from the Same Dough

'Tis the season for Christmas cookies. There's the three dozen to bake for your neighbor's cookie… >>

Dig in: A Satisfying History of American Food
Dig in: A Satisfying History of American Food

Just in time for our nation's most foodie holiday, the Smithsonian's National Museum of American… >>

7 Incredibly Easy-to-Make Dinners for Busy Holiday Nights
7 Incredibly Easy-to-Make Dinners for Busy Holiday Nights

Keep dinner simple between Thanksgiving and Christmas by serving family and holiday guests one of… >>

9 Holiday Desserts that Are Diet-Friendly
9 Holiday Desserts that Are Diet-Friendly

These recipes use the fat releasers from our book, The Digest Diet, that research shows will really… >>

22 Delicious Pancake Mix-ins
22 Delicious Pancake Mix-ins

Make your favorite pancakes extra delicious with these fun, unexpected mix-ins. >>

9 Food Names Inspired by Parts of the Body
9 Food Names Inspired by Parts of the Body

These foods were creatively named for parts of the body. >>

The Only Thanksgiving Guide You'll Ever Need
The Only Thanksgiving Guide You’ll Ever Need

This year I'm giving thanks for Sam Sifton's new book Thanksgiving: How to Cook it Well… >>

Must-Read: The Secret Lives of Kitchen Spices
Must-Read: The Secret Lives of Kitchen Spices

Salt. Pepper. Cinnamon. Most of us use these common spices every day, but did you know that prior… >>

Homemade Gifts for Everyone on Your List
Homemade Gifts for Everyone on Your List

This holiday season, make these easy, personalized handmade gifts for your loved ones. >>

6 Pretty Ideas for Decorating Christmas Cookies
6 Pretty Ideas for Decorating Christmas Cookies

From glazing to stenciling, try these unique ideas and recipes to add a festive touch to decorate… >>

7 Apple Recipes You've Got to Try
7 Apple Recipes You’ve Got to Try

Apples abound this time of year, but one can only cook so many pies, crisps, and batches of apple… >>

Tailgating Tips, Tricks, and Recipes
Tailgating Tips, Tricks, and Recipes

There's nothing like a good tailgate with friends before or after a football game. The food! The… >>