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Quick and Healthy Homemade Caramel Apples

Date and nut butter “caramel.” Toasted seed, nut, and dried fruit "sprinkles.” These good-for-you, dairy-free treats are totally delicious…

7 Unexpected Ways to Use Jarred Pasta Sauce

Everyone knows a jar of red sauce makes a fast, delicious dinner— but what if we told you marinara could do so much more? Sponsored by Preg…

Bye-Bye, Stress! Try These Easy 10-Minute Meals for Busy Weeknights

We all have those nights: You've got half an hour to cook, eat, and clean up, so you fall back on takeout or boxed mac ‘n cheese. There's a…

The Best Way(s) to Make A Peanut Butter Sandwich

Bananas, pickles, honey, or marshmallows — they're all ingredients that go with peanut butter, if you ask enough people

Easy Halloween Dirt Cup Recipes for Digging Your Own Grave

Dirt parfaits transform a table of treats into a sweet cemetery where you can eat, creep, and be scary!

Lunches Kids Can Make Themselves

If your kids will be home more this school year, enlist them in the lunch brigade. Here are easy recipes for kids from preschool to middle…

Come and Open My Jar! Recipes the Whole Family Will Love (Seriously)

Dinner’s waiting for you. Crack open your favorite jar of red sauce and get a great meal on the table in a flash with these family-friendly…

Bring on the Brinner

Chilaquiles. Chicken and Waffles. Shakshuka! Change up your meals with breakfast-for-dinner recipes the whole family will love.

Customizable One-Bowl Dinners for the Whole Family (Including Picky Eaters)

One meal; no special orders. A mom’s sure-fire recipes and tips to make everyone happy.

We’re Off to Cooking Camp, at Home! A Week of Recipes and Activities for 8-to-14-Year-Olds

In Part II of our DIY culinary adventure camp, kids explore the food of China, India, Greece and more, with recipes and bonus activities

DIY Kids' Cooking Camp, at Home: Recipe and Activities for 4-to-7-Year-Olds

In Part I of our culinary adventure camp, kids cook their way to France, Mexico, and beyond, with easy recipes and bonus activities

20 Easy Mexican (and Mexican-inspired) Dishes for Dinner Tonight

We know how it feels to crave chicken enchiladas or shrimp tacos. With these easy Mexican food recipes, you can get your fix — and so can y…

19 Fun Ways to Cook Hot Dogs

Topped, wrapped, chopped, and topped some more, these dogs go way beyond the bun

The Essential Guide to Backyard Camping, Including 22 Recipes and a Checklist!

Cure cabin fever with an overnight stay in your own backyard. Follow our simple checklist to make packing a cinch. Then feed your campfire…

Easy No-Bake Desserts to Keep Your Cool this Summer

When the summer sun hits "broil," the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven. Satisfy your sweet tooth with a dreamy, no-bake summer…

How to Make Grilled Pizza

10 tips for success and 18 recipes to try this weekend

Patriotic 4th of July Desserts to Celebrate the Red, White, and Blue

From traditional flag cakes to cookie pizza, we’ve got 25 star-spangled desserts to light up your holiday

Kid-Friendly Father’s Day Desserts

If you want Dad’s face to light up this Father’s Day, watch what happens when the kids present him with a creative Father’s Day dessert the…

How to Make Homemade Popsicles

Freeze! DIY popsicles are easy, fun, and perfect for a hot day. You can stick with fruity classics, or take a chance on delightfully unexpe…

32 Healthy Breakfast Bar Recipes You Can Make at Home

We’ve got breakfast bar recipes for every diet and appetite. Skip store-bought and try one of these homemade versions — they’re fast to pre…

16 Easy Dinner Recipes for Kids to Make By Themselves

More time at home means more opportunity for your children to try new things. If they’ve got some basic kitchen skills, let them make dinne…

Easy Recipes to Use Up Those Ripe Bananas

Going bananas with too many ripe ones? You need our most popular banana bread recipe, plus some fun and healthy banana recipes to help you…

21 Cooking Projects to Do With Kids

Monkey bread, meatballs, and no-churn ice cream! Try these easy recipes for savory, yeasty, munchy, and sweet treats with teens to toddlers.

56 All-Time Favorite Casserole Recipes

Hooray for casseroles! From good old mac ‘n’ cheese to creamy chicken and rice, they’re the ultimate comfort food. We’ve collected our best…

How to Make Mother’s Day Brunch Special, Even From a Distance

Creative tips and 15 delicious recipes for a festive celebration

International Dinner and a Movie Night!

Travel the world from home with 11 dinner and movie pairings for families and grown-ups

No Pizza Dough? Here's How to Make it Yourself (Even if You Don't Have Yeast, or Flour, or...)

Don’t let a shortage of pizza crust (or yeast, or flour!) get between you and your craving.

26 Inventive Weeknight Recipes with Hard-Boiled Eggs

Classic egg salad sandwiches to flavorful curries, plus answers to your egg-cellent questions

How to Make Easy Oven-Baked Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

What, you didn’t know that National Grilled Cheese Day was coming up on April 12? But there's no excuse needed to try our time-saving hack…

19 Food Pranks for April Fools' Day

April Fools' Day is here and we've got some tricky dishes up our sleeves to fool your favorite people — but don't worry, they're more fun t…

New Recipe: Pizza Dough Muffin Pan Cinnamon Rolls

Looking for an easy quarantine baking project? Here’s a yummy, no-knead treat the whole family will enjoy.

15 Ingenious Ways to Serve Pasta and Ramen

Comforting and versatile, these easy pasta recipes prove that as long as you have noodles in the kitchen, you have options.

Easy Snacks from the Pantry

Have you run out of your favorite munchies while stuck at home? We can help, with 21 homemade snack ideas for everything from Goldfish crac…

Fantastic, Flavorful 5-Ingredient Chicken Dinners

When time is short (or times are uncertain), easy chicken dinners are the answer.

The Best Macaroni and Cheese Recipes Ever

On the hunt for the perfect macaroni and cheese recipe? Don’t worry, we've uncovered the 15 best macaroni recipes, served every way imagina…

Semi-Homemade Meals are Just a Smart Idea

Get a head start on quick dinner recipes for your family using healthy prepared grocery shortcuts.

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