Cookbook Crave: 3 Sweet Treats You Can Make Ahead

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If anyone knows the importance of a good make-ahead meal, it's Ina Garten. Scramble less and plan more for your next dinner party with one of these crowd-pleasing recipes: Sour Cream Corn Bread Toast up this quick and easy bread and slather it with butter for the best type of morning breakfast. read more

Crazy-Creative Food Truck Recipes You Can Make at Home

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Everybody loves a good food truck -- but thanks to dropping temps, our favorite summer eats won't be back around until next season. That's why we're not-so-secretly obsessed with Food Truck Road Trip -- a collection of crazy-creative food truck recipes from around the country (including a pad thai taco that will blow... read more

4 Delicious Ways to Make the Most of Those Thanksgiving Leftovers

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Put those precious Thanksgiving leftovers to good use with one of these four creative recipes -- from a sausage-filled breakfast casserole to one creamy comfort food: Pea and Bacon Risotto Toss those leftover peas into this savory, bacon-topped comfort food courtesy of food blogger, Stephanie Le. GET THE RECIPE... read more

Give Thanks with These Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes

Still stumped on what to bring to your in-laws for turkey day? Look no further. Make the most of this in-season veggie by taste-testing one of these healthy squash recipes at your Thanksgiving table: Butternut Squash Chipotle Chili with Avocado The perfect super-savory fall soup (with a kick!). read more

Wake Up With the Perfect Cup of Espresso

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Now that it's officially your least-favorite day of the week, we figured there's really no better way to start your Monday than with a much-needed caffeine kick. Since going back to bed isn't an option, we got the lowdown on just how to perfect a cup of espresso from Salvatore  Foto, the training manager at... read more

Instant Expert: Tea? Totally!

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Proof that sipping tea isn't just for Brits and grandmas anymore: How do you buy quality tea? Newsflash: Not all tea comes in bags. In fact, the best stuff (which costs anywhere from pennies to dollars more for fancier types) is sold in tins or scooped out of clear, glass jars. When you’re buying loose... read more

Cookbook Crave: Sweet Apple Recipes You Haven’t Tried Yet

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As much as we love a classic apple pie, it's a good idea to have a few backup desserts on hand in case you get, well...bored. From crispy, apple-topped potato pancakes to a flaky almond tart, you'll crave these sweet apple treats: Potato Pancakes with Applesauce Fried to a perfect golden brown, these... read more

Kate Hudson, Matthew Bellamy and More Celebrity Couples Who Have Their Own Wine Labels

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It's one thing to mix business with your partner, but what about business and pleasure in the form of wine? It's a more common trend than you think for celebrity couples to own their own wine labels -- I mean, what's the point of owning gigantic estates with vineyards (or at least access to vineyards) if... read more

Instant Expert: The Chopsticks Code

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Ditch the fork in favor of this classic Asian utensil: A little history: Unsurprisingly, these tiny sticks have a whole lot of history. It's estimated that they originated in China nearly 5,000 years ago and were made from small pieces of bamboo. Today, chopsticks are made from a variety of materials -- including plastic, wood,... read more

The Best Big-Batch Thanksgiving Cocktail

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If you can't be trusted around an oven but still feel obligated to bring something -- anything -- to the Thanksgiving table, then this big-batch cocktail is the way to go. Made with fresh fruit, white wine, pumpkin pie spice and vanilla vodka, it's a sweet Thanksgiving cocktail that everyone at... read more