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Quick Ghost Cookies
The Ultimate Trick-or-Treat After Party

After trick-or-treating, invite your neighbors and friends over for some ghoulishly good grub from… >>

At Last: Two-Bite Pies
At Last: Two-Bite Pies

Two-bite brownies, two-bite cookies, two-bite scones—the best part of a two-bite treat is that… >>

A Drink with Holden: 10 Perfect Book-Cocktail Pairings
A Drink with Holden: 10 Perfect Book-Cocktail Pairings

A small secret: I enjoy a drink with my reading every now and then, but I'm not fancy. After… >>

Truffle Football Cupcakes
Tailgating Tips, Tricks, and Recipes

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

Superfoods Come Cheap this Time of Year
Superfoods Come Cheap this Time of Year

I know, I know, you like when I write about cookies, and cheese, or cookies and cheese. But… >>

Behold, the Hamburger Cupcake!
Behold, the Hamburger Cupcake!

Yes, that is a cupcake, and it's served with a side order of fiction at a really fun blog called… >>

Enjoy the Conventions? Then You'll Love These Chocolates!
Enjoy the Conventions? Then You’ll Love These Chocolates!

There were so many proclamations of love at the conventions the past few weeks it felt like… >>

10 dollar dinners, Melissa d’Arabian
Steal Melissa d’Arabian’s Best Dinner Secrets

Melissa d’Arabian, winner of The Next Food Network Star and host of Ten Dollar Dinners, cooks… >>

lunch notes, ice cream
Ice Cream: Sweet Reads and Smart Tips

Since fall doesn't officially begin until September 22, I'm savoring these last weeks of summer… >>

The Most Surprising Cookies I've Ever Seen
The Most Surprising Cookies I’ve Ever Seen

These colorful cookies—first spotted on Pinterest (below), and then tracked to She Knows—were… >>

A Final Farewell to Fave Summer Foods
A Final Farewell to Fave Summer Foods

I love the fall, but the moment I detected the crisp breeze and a certain je ne sais quoi in the… >>

White House Menus Past: Squirrel Stew, Anyone?
White House Menus Past: Squirrel Stew, Anyone?

These days, the White House—with its vegetable gardens, beehives, and even a small craft… >>

Quiz: Are You a True Chocoholic?
Quiz: Are You a True Chocoholic?

Put your sweet knowledge to the test and find out. >>

10 Fast, Fun Lunch Box Recipes
10 Fast, Fun Lunch Box Recipes

When packing up kids’ lunches, stick with food that’s easy-to-transport, wholesome, and full of… >>

The No-Fail Guide to Packing Kids' Lunches
The No-Fail Guide to Packing Kids’ Lunches

Here's how to easily and efficiently pack a meal that stays safe, un-squished, and delicious all… >>

Easy Bake Sale Treats Anyone Can Make
Easy Bake Sale Treats Anyone Can Make

These delicious recipes from Taste of Home are guaranteed to sell-out quickly at any bake sale. >>

10 Foodie Things to Do Before Summer Ends
10 Foodie Things to Do Before Summer Ends

Celebrate the best of summer food with these all-new warm weather recipes and ideas. >>

No-Oven Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe
No-Oven Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

It's been hot hot hot this summer—so much so that when the temperature peaked at 87 degrees one… >>

New Recipes for the Best of Summer's Tomatoes
New Recipes for the Best of Summer’s Tomatoes

I've been making my favorite tomato dish for the last two weeks: Take good bread, add a skim of… >>

coffee quiz, coffee
10 Weird Facts About Coffee

Think you know beans about coffee? Quiz yourself and see how well you know your java. >>