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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. >>

Yum! The Snack Too Tasty to Share
Yum! The Snack Too Tasty to Share

Popcorn love is in the air here at Reader's Digest. My new snack of choice is this addictive sweet… >>

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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… >>

20 Easy Appetizer Recipes (in 20 Words or Less)
20 Easy Appetizer Recipes (in 20 Words or Less)

To kick off a season of merrymaking, we combed our favorite magazines and blogs for fast… >>

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Food Quiz: Match Kitchen Wits Against Anthony Bourdain!

Do you know the tricks to give your dishes the Bourdain touch? Quiz yourself with top cooking tips… >>

You Say Popcorn, I Say Pipcorn!
You Say Popcorn, I Say Pipcorn!

Ever since news broke a few months ago that popcorn has more antioxidants and body-good… >>

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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… >>

Match Your Music To Your Drink
Match Your Music To Your Drink

Ever been in a Friday night rut? You know you want a drink to unwind but are too zapped from the… >>

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… >>

10 Things You Never Knew About Halloween Candy
10 Things You Never Knew About Halloween Candy

Picked up from around the web, here are little-known facts about the year's sweetest holiday: 1… >>

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Better Together: Chocolate and Peanuts

Confession: I'm a sucker for a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup. There's something so satisfying about… >>

Will a Cupcake Decide the Election?
Will a Cupcake Decide the Election?

There are all sorts of algorithms that forecast election results, but I'm partial to the food… >>

The Great Pumpkin Returns: Pumpkin Pringles, Anyone?
The Great Pumpkin Returns: Pumpkin Pringles, Anyone?

Pumpkin Pop Tarts, pumpkin bagels, and even... Pumpkin Pringles? Oh, it's true. Pumpkin-flavored… >>

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10 Grocery Sales You Didn’t Know to Look for at Thanksgiving, Christmas

The grocery store is where the real holiday deals are! >>

Hungry Enough to Eat a Horse?
Hungry Enough to Eat a Horse?

I use a basic spaghetti measure when I don't want to make a full box of spaghetti—how else do I… >>

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10 Weirdest Food Trends of the Past Century

A lot has changed over the past century. From bob cuts to bell bottoms, pet rocks to pop music… >>

Easy Recipe: Cake in a Mug
Easy Recipe: Cake in a Mug

Have you ever craved dessert—cake, cookies, ice cream, anything—only to realize you have… >>

Beyond Breakfast: Inspired Greek Yogurt Recipes
Beyond Breakfast: Inspired Greek Yogurt Recipes

When Greek yogurt first entered my life, I’d top a bowl with figs and walnuts, drizzle honey on… >>

Your Perfect Pumpkin Brew Six-Pack for Fall
Your Perfect Pumpkin Brew Six-Pack for Fall

While the supposed pumpkin spice latte shortage is now under control, it served as a helpful… >>

Would You Pay a Stranger For Sushi—Made in a Restroom?
Would You Pay a Stranger For Sushi—Made in a Restroom?

My friend Phoebe took off this summer to film some sort of road trip reality show—all she knew… >>