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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… >>

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… >>

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… >>

Make Mac and Cheese Like Martha
Make Mac and Cheese Like Martha

I stopped by Martha Stewart's test kitchen the other day to check out her new show, "Martha… >>

My Favorite Brunch Recipe, Ever
My Favorite Brunch Recipe, Ever

I can microwave oatmeal any day, but serve it to company? Never. Searching for something better… >>

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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… >>

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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… >>

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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… >>

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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… >>