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Lemon and Orange Vodkas
Flavored Vodka: How to Infuse with Cake, Bacon, Fruit, and More

Buying flavored vodka is fine, but making your own vodka infusions is fun. Here's a shot of… >>

Cookies and Cream Coconut Ice Cream Sandwich
11 Outrageous Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches

These recipes and tips from Tessa Arias's book Cookies & Cream make for a more special dessert than… >>

12 Exotic Fruits Worth Seeking Out
12 Exotic Fruits Worth Seeking Out

These exotic fruits pack a healthy punch and are surprisingly versatile: Learn what to look for and… >>

Dinner advice
Family Dinner: 25 Ways to Have More Fun at the Table

For a more fun family dinner, Jenny Rosenstarch, author of the blog and book Dinner: A Love Story… >>

Avocado and grapefruit
New Meatless Recipes from the River Cottage Veg Cookbook

Kale, avocado, and other healthy superfoods star in these new vegetarian recipes from the River… >>

Roller Skakes cake
Creative Birthday Cake Decorating Ideas from Extreme Cakeovers

From the book Extreme Cakeovers: Make a birthday kid smile with these adorable ideas that use… >>

Rainbow cake
5 Ways to Say “I Love You” With Cake

If you really want people to feel the love, author Edd Kimber encourages you to Say it With Cake. >>

make pizza in a slow cooker
7 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Make in a Slow Cooker

Slow cookers are good for more than soups and stews. Try one of these surprising one-pot recipes. >>

vegetables
10 Unexpected Vegetable Crudité Platter Ideas

Mix up your baby carrot-and-dip appetizer plate by swapping in any of these 10 different, fresh… >>

UNREAL Candy
6 “Fake” Foods Worth Eating

You won't feel bad about feasting on these new, healthier versions of favorites like candy, eggs… >>

Strawberry ice cream
Hidden Personality Traits Revealed Through Your Favorite Ice Cream Flavor

If you think ordering vanilla means you're boring, see how personality traits are linked to your… >>

construction made of cans
6 Food Charities That Make It Fun to Give Back

Here, "soul food" means joining forces with these creative food initiatives, all to help support… >>

Buffalo Wings
Surprising Trivia Behind America’s Most Iconic Foods

Separating myth from history: how Buffalo wings, hot dog buns, nachos, and more classic American… >>

Savoroons
4 Weirdly Delicious Sweet and Salty Snacks Recipes

Easy, unusual DIY party snacks: These bitty bites meld sweet and salty in adorable mini sandwiches! >>

Blue Lagoon Margaritas
8 Fun and Festive Summer Cocktails

These fruity drinks, from margaritas to sangria, will keep you cool and refreshed on hot summer… >>

Chocolate-Covered Cheesecake Squares
Decadent Diabetic Desserts

No feast is complete without a sweet ending! These low-sugar tarts, cakes, and chocolate desserts… >>

Kaleslaw
4 Creative Kale Recipes to Try Right Now

Nutrient-packed and extremely versatile, kale is definitely having a moment. If you haven't… >>

Pumpkin Streusel Bread
5 Powerfully Healthy Pumpkin Recipes

This orange superstar isn’t just for jack-o’-lanterns: It’s full of beta-carotene, fiber… >>

Whole-Wheat Mac and Cheese with Spinach
11 Healthy Casserole Recipes for Diabetics

Not just for diabetics: These lightened-up, healthy versions of these classic one-dish casserole… >>

Vegetarian Tacos
10 Vegetarian Dinner Ideas

If you're looking for vegetarian dinner ideas (whether you're vegetarian, flexitarian, or just… >>