How often do you make a pie from scratch? If your answer is "only during the holidays," you're not alone.
It's bad enough messing up in the kitchen when it's just for you or your family, but when you're cooking for a big event with a lot of guests, it can be mortifying.
There is something so satisfying about dipping your spoon into a perfectly smooth slice of cheesecake.
So by now you've stuffed yourself with enough cranberry-soaked turkey to last you until next year. Still, there's a formidable amount of leftovers and you're kidding yourself if you think you won't be craving them when you wake up tomorrow with a food coma/hangover.
What's better than stuffing yourself during Thanksgiving dinner? Gorging on leftovers the next day, of course.
Last year, I wrote a post on 13 Delicious Ways to Reuse Your Thanksgiving Leftovers, and since I love leftovers so much, I thought I would follow up with 13 more ideas.
Nothing signals the end of fall and the start of winter like hot, seasonal drinks. And while pumpkin spice lattes may be the flavor of the day, and eggnog the Christmas favorite, one seasonal drink stands apart in my eyes: mulled cider.
Task Manager got revamped quite a bit in modern versions of Windows. First introduced in Windows NT 4.0, it's become pretty popular among more advanced users.
Butter is one of the most versatile ingredients in the world: its variety of uses range from brightening a morning piece of toast to finishing a beautiful rib-eye steak with decadent flair.
Samy Kamkar, the security researcher known for the MySpace Worm and his combination lock cracking skills (using an online calculator), is back—and this time, he's after your credit cards!
When it comes to Thanksgiving, some people live for stuffing, (or dressing, if that's what you call it).
One of the best things about cold weather is soup, and there's nothing more comforting than a great chicken noodle soup.
Hair dyers are pretty straightforward tools, but they can actually do way more than just dry your wet hair or defog your bathroom mirror.
One of the golden rules to cooking a Thanksgiving turkey is to place it on a roasting rack before it goes into the oven.
After the turkey is carved and the leftover meat is refrigerated, don't get rid of the remaining carcass and bones just yet.
Vegetables are perhaps the most important part of our diets, but often times they're an absolute pain to prepare.
When I was 12, for some mysterious reason, my dad put me and my little brothers in charge of cooking the Thanksgiving turkey.
The dock in Mac OS X is intuitive, customizable, and aesthetically pleasing, which is a stark difference from its clunky Windows alternative.
Those ordinary green zucchini you see in the market are hiding a lovely, delicious secret: Actually, all summer squashes produce these delightful blooms, but the zucchini's are most frequently used for eating since they taste the best: fresh, clean, and zucchini-like, but with a little something extra.
Lumpy gravy? Gluey mashed potatoes? Dry turkey meat? So many things can go wrong when you are bestowed the honor (and burden) of cooking Thanksgiving dinner.