23 Cocktails That Will Help You Survive Thanksgiving Dinner With Your Family

There are two sides to a family gathering; the so "I'm so glad we got to visit" side and then there's the "Please just stop asking me questions!" side. These cocktails are the perfect remedy! Besides who doesn't need a little variety in their life?

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Salted Caramel Chocolate Bourbon Cupcakes Are Here To Make Your Life Infinitely Better

When I was a kid, I thought there were simply two types of cupcakes: Chocolate and vanilla. Over time, I've become much wiser in my knowledge of cupcakes and sweet treats, and I can safely say this recipe is one of the best you'll ever have.

It takes a little more work than a box of Betty Crocker, but I promise the final product will be 100% worth it.

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How To Make Red Lobster's Cheddar Biscuits At Home

I'm not personally a huge lobster or seafood person, but if you invite me to Red Lobster, you can bet your bottom dollar I'll be there to eat my body weight in cheddar biscuits.

The Cheddar Bay Biscuit is one of the chain's most popular item (duh), but unfortunately we can't always hit up a Red Lobster at any time of day to get our fix, which makes this DIY Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuit recipe a Godsend. It's easy, quick, and will give you your cheddar biscuit fix whenever you'd like.

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Sheet Pan Mac n' Cheese Recipe Proves We've Been Making Mac n' Cheese All Wrong

Anyone who knows me can attest to the fact that I'm practically a cheese connoisseur. Macaroni and cheese, cheese dip, cheese fries, cheese sauce, grilled cheese--you name it, I love it.

Now that I've discovered sheet pan mac n' cheese, I don't know that my life will ever be the same. It's crunchy (which I didn't know I was even missing in my mac n' cheese) and SO decadent that you'll want to make it at least once per week.

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How To Make Homemade Lasagna In Your Microwave

From my broke college days to my busy adult life, my microwave has always been there for me. It's been the answer to my late-night cravings and my hero during last-minute meal prep. And for the nights when I'm hangry and don't want to wait for the oven to heat up.

Homemade lasagna is actually pretty easy to make--the waiting is the part that usually takes the longest. But this microwave lasagna recipe is easy, fast, and is perfect for an on-the-go lunch, quick dinner, or meal prep!

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4 Surprising Recipes You Can Make In Your Cast Iron Skillet

I love cooking with my cast iron skillet. In my (not so) humble opinion, it makes food so much more flavorful and gives you a nice smoky taste without having to break out the grill.

I'm always looking for more excuses to break out the cast iron, and these 4 recipes are officially on my must-make list.

Here are 4 recipes you can make on your cast iron skillet:

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Strait Whiskey: The Only Whiskey Cocktail Recipe You'll Ever Need

Inspired by George Strait and good whiskey, this Strait Whiskey recipe is easy, delicious, and gets the job done right.

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7 Recipes To Make Using Only Your Waffle Iron

If you're like me, the waffle iron was probably one of the first cooking appliances you were allowed to use by yourself as a kid. You'd (messily) whip up the batter and (again, messily) pour it onto the hot waffle iron, shutting the lid so tight that the batter oozed out the sides (sorry, mom).

Until recently, I had no idea my waffle iron could do more than just make waffles. From gooey, chocolatey brownies to hash browns (yes, hash browns!), your waffle iron is about to get a lot more use.

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Rachael Ray's Vodka Penne Pasta

Rachael Ray says this recipe is so good that she's had women tell her that they got engaged shortly after making this meal for their boyfriends. She calls it her "You Won't Be Single for Long Penne Alla Vodka," so if you're looking to get your guy to commit or if you just want some delicious Vodka Penne pasta, this recipe is for you!

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