Make Bath Bombs At Home

Whether you need stress relief or some alone time after being cooped up with your family, there are plenty of reasons you can’t seem to get enough of your bathtub this winter. But one variable to consider the next time...

How to Downscale Your Super Bowl Spread

Salt (optional)2 ounces prosciutto cotto or boiled ham, sliced thin3 ounces sopressata, preferably picante, sliced thin2 ounces mortadella, sliced thin6 ounces marinated artichoke hearts, jarred or prepared, well-drained1 large red bell pepper, roasted, peeled, cored, in wide slices, fresh or...

Simple Soup Recipes

If a pot of homemade soup brings to mind a big kettle of many ingredients simmering for hours, think again. There’s an easy formula for preparing vegetable soups that requires only a few ingredients and minimal cooking time, yet yields...

Recipes for Hot Cocktails

There’s nothing like sitting bundled up outdoors around a firepit, or even indoors to escape the chill, with a hot drink to warm the hands, body and mood. Like a Southside in summer, warm cocktails and other drinks want winter....

Recipes for Chocolate Truffles

Slightly uneven little spheres dusted in cocoa to simulate the soil on a freshly dug fungus — the black Tuber melanosporum — defines a chocolate truffle at its most basic. Inside is a firm yet velvety center, a confection called...

Spice Up Your Holiday Cookie Decorations

It’s time to break out the cookie cutters. Despite a forecast of canceled parties and virtual family gatherings, baking traditions go on. In fact, a scaled-down holiday season offers the perfect opportunity to try your hand at new decorating techniques.Sweet,...