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What is Wine Harvest Season All About?

What is Wine Harvest Season All About?

As dawn breaks each morning this time of year, millions of grapes glisten with dew like clusters of jewels hanging heavy in the vast vineyards. These canary diamonds and amethysts are waiting, just waiting to be plucked and appreciated. READ MORE

How to Pull off the Perfect Early Fall Picnic

How to Pull off the Perfect Early Fall Picnic

The leaves haven't turned, and it feels like summer still. There's a whiff now and then of some cool relief, and when that happens, dive into your closet and uncover your picnic blanket. You know, the one you might've used for the beach. Or lake. Or park. We can still go to those places, you know. Some of us can lounge outside on blankets all year long (We're looking at you, Southern California and Florida). READ MORE

Cooking Essentials for Your College Dorm

Cooking Essentials for Your College Dorm

Cooking in a college dorm is sort of like camping — but indoors and for an entire semester. Oh, and you have electricity. That's kind of a big deal. Whether it's you who's moving on campus for the first time (Wheee!) or your child or grandchild (he/she will be just fine), there are a several culinary tools to make the transition easier  — tricks beyond s'mores, cocoa, and packaged ramen. READ MORE

The 5 Faces of Deviled Eggs

The 5 Faces of Deviled Eggs

Your deviled eggs can get a makeover for picnics, potlucks, and parties They're a classic, portable, finger food that almost always gets snatched up at whatever party they attend. Deviled eggs are hardboiled peeled eggs cut in half with the yolks scooped out, mixed with other ingredients like mustard and mayo, and then placed back inside the egg-white cavities. People call them deviled because the mix-ins are often spicy, or  a little hot. In a way, they're like twice-stuffed baked potatoes. Except not. READ MORE

Academy Awards Cocktail Party

Academy Awards Cocktail Party

Celebrate the Oscars with old-school Hollywood style. READ MORE

The Ultimate Guide to Mushrooms

The Ultimate Guide to Mushrooms

A visual guide to all your favorite fungi. READ MORE

How to Grow Herbs Indoors: Easy? Maybe not. Rewarding? Hell yeah.

How to Grow Herbs Indoors: Easy? Maybe not. Rewarding? Hell yeah.

Easy? Maybe not. Rewarding? Hell yeah. READ MORE

The Ultimate Guide to Pasta and Sauce

The Ultimate Guide to Pasta and Sauce

A guide to which sauces go best with which noodles. READ MORE

9 Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes, Traditional to Trippy

9 Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes, Traditional to Trippy

Turkey is the only constant on Thanksgiving. It’s often done poorly and is not that delicious, but if there isn’t a bird on the table there will be mutiny. So if you’re looking for something new to do to the bird, here are your options. Some add flavor, some cut down the oven time, and some are just fun to try. Just keep it classic for the first year with the in-laws. Then you can fly free. READ MORE

6 Summer Craft Brews to Sip from the Can

6 Summer Craft Brews to Sip from the Can

Canning is booming in the craft beer industry, as everyone from tiny breweries to bigger players like Sierra Nevada and New Belgium jumps i... READ MORE