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Recipes & Cooking

9 Refreshing, Patriotic Drinks For Every Taste This Independence Day

Looking to cool off or have a celebratory cocktail? Whatever type of Fourth of July celebration… >>

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Food Fun & News

Healthy Cooking Hacks: 9 Tiny Tricks That Cut Calories From Your Meals

Trying to eat more healthy home-cooked meals? You may be eating the right foods, but preparing them… >>

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Recipes & Cooking

Bust a Lunch Rut: 7 Deliciously Healthy Sandwich Combinations to Try

Mix up your lunch routine with these creative (and healthy) takes on classic sandwich recipes. >>

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Recipes & Cooking

You Need to Start Eating Avocado Toast! Plus 7 Other Yummy Toast Toppings to Try

Whether its an impressive party appetizer or a simple afternoon snack, these delicious toast… >>

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Food Fun & News

15 Horrifying Fried Foods at State Fairs

Craving a heart attack? Check out the fare at your local State Fair. >>

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Yay for National Donut Day! 5 Obscenely Decadent Ways to Eat Donuts

Warning: Could cause extreme mouth-watering. Once you try a delicious spin on the classic donut,… >>

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9 Grilling Mistakes Even Seasoned BBQ Cooks Can Still Make

Common BBQ habits may actually sabotage your cookout. Here, grilling experts reveal the biggest… >>

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7 Mini Meals You Can Make In a Muffin Tin

Sometimes the tastiest foods come in small packages. These adorable recipes prove that your muffin… >>

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6 Yummy Smoothies for Kids That Grownups Will Love Too

Can't get 'em to eat their fruits and veggies? These kid-friendly smoothie recipes will have your… >>

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Recipes & Cooking

12 Baking Mistakes You Didn’t Know You Were Making

Even seasoned bakers may be surprised by these smart baking tips to properly read a recipe, frost a… >>

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These 10 Freezing and Defrosting Hacks Save Major Time and Money

Don't have hours to defrost your steak? Don't want to waste precious fruits and veggies? These… >>

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12 Things You Should Really Never Microwave

Popping the wrong foods, containers, or mugs in the microwave could make you sick, expose you to… >>

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Recipes & Cooking

These 7 Genius Flavored Ice Cubes Will Change Your Drinks Forever

Want to refresh your cold drinks? Serve creative iced teas, seltzers, and cocktails with these… >>

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Recipes & Cooking

7 Ways You Might Be Messing Up Your Sunday Pancakes

The secret to diner-perfect pancakes may be more science than art. Here's how to tweak your batter… >>

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Really? 13 Inventive Ways You Never Knew You Could Use Your Microwave

Think your microwave is only good for defrosting TV dinners? You can use your microwave to help… >>

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Recipes & Cooking

10 Cute, Creative Birthday Cake Alternatives

Instead of blowing out the candles on a traditional birthday cake this year, why not celebrate with… >>

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How to Cut a Mango? Dice an Avocado? 8 Clever Shortcuts to Peel and Slice

Speed up your cooking with these quick tricks to peel, slice, dice, and shuck your fruits and… >>

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11 Trending Superfood Veggies That Could Be the Next Kale

Tired of kale everything? Try one of these insanely healthy veggies to mix up your eating routine… >>

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8 Inventive Ways You Can Use Sugar (Besides Eat It)

Cutting back on sugar in the kitchen? Don't toss the whole box. From keeping flowers fresh to… >>

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5 Must-Eat Superfoods and Quick Ways to Turn Them Into Snacks

Eating healthy doesn't have to be a time-consuming chore. Cookbook author Cassie Johnston gives a… >>