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How to Take Care of Your Dutch Oven so You’ll Have It Forever

The Dutch oven is a kitchen workhorse. It can tackle all kinds of cooking tasks, and while they may be expensive, they’re heavy-duty enough to withstand a lot of wear and tear. If you take good care of them, they’ll ...

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This Heath Ice Cream Cake Makes It Feel Like Your Birthday Every Day

The best treat for a hot summer day is ice cream cake, because, well, it’s made with both ice cream and cake. The best of both worlds! But could anything make this wonderful dessert better? Yep. Just add your favorite ...

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10 Veteran-Owned Businesses You Can Feel Good About Supporting

Heroes Vodka Heroes Vodka is a veteran-owned business and award-winning vodka that was launched in 2009 by Marine Corps veteran Travis McVey who served as a Presidential Honor Guard from 1989 to 1992. The first bottle was produced on 11/11/11 ...

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How to Make Old-Fashioned Mustard Pickle Relish

I’m big into canning and love to grow vegetables in my garden, so when I read one woman’s story about her grandma’s relish, I got inspired to make something new. Raelynn Reed of Wilmington, Delaware, told Country magazine that when ...

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12 Glasses That Will Make Your Beer Taste Even Better

You’d never consider drinking wine from a glass better suited for water or sipping a cocktail from a vessel that was designed for mixing drinks instead of serving them. But good beer gets subjected to these indignities all the time. ...

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40 Quick and Easy Pumpkin Recipes to Make All Fall Long

Moist Pumpkin Scones After trying a pumpkin scone at a coffee house, I was inspired to look for a recipe to try at home. The glaze nicely complements the pumpkin flavor. —Amy McCavour, Gresham, Oregon Get Recipe Gingersnap Pumpkin Pie ...

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How to Make Rainbow Chip Cookies

Baking cookies with my mom is a favorite childhood memory. I loved mixing the dough, decorating sugar cookies and, of course, snacking on extra chocolate chips. My 8-year-old self would have loved these rainbow chip cookies—my present-day self certainly does! ...

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Volunteer Field Editor Elisabeth Larsen’s Best Recipes

As a mom to three little ones, Elisabeth loves trying new foods and flavors. She’s constantly drawing inspiration from her favorite restaurants and cookbooks to create new and interesting recipes like the ones you’ll find in this collection. Learn how ...

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15 Low-Sodium Foods to Help You Cut Your Salt Intake

Buy: Turkey Breast Skip: Cold Cuts Processed meats like deli cold cuts tend to be loaded with sodium and preservatives. But this doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy your favorite turkey sandwich anymore. Preparing your own meat at home and ...

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How to Remove Paint from Clothes

There’s nothing like a fresh coat of paint (especially this one from Joanna Gaines) to brighten and update any room of your home. The problem is, no matter how careful you are, paint always seems to end up not only ...

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