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    Beyond the cookies: the many benefits of family baking
    4 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on November 30, 2021

    ‘Tis the season to be busy, it seems, but what happened to jolly? From Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, it can sometimes feel as though we’re so occupied with checking lists and fulfilling obligations that we forget about jolly and, more importantly,...

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    Take your baking up a notch with 9 delectable desserts
    5 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on November 23, 2021

    No, it’s not your imagination—scientists tell us that baking is a mood booster. Sure, we like to eat sweets when stressed or upset, but it turns out that creating cakes, cookies and other delights makes the baker feel better too. Baking seems to...

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    How to serve brunch for a crowd & still have time to yourself
    4 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on November 15, 2021

    It’s one thing to wake up to the smell of freshly brewed coffee. It’s an entirely different kind of heaven to awaken to the aroma of slow-cooked cinnamon rolls or savory breakfast casseroles. Even family members or houseguests who have trouble...

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    More reasons to be thankful: 8 recipes for easy Thanksgiving sides
    5 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on November 9, 2021

    If you regularly host Thanksgiving dinner, it will come as no surprise that the average home cook spends 8.6 hours preparing for the annual feast or that 60% of hosts find the day to be at least somewhat stressful. No wonder that advice for reducing...

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    Slow cookers that defrost meat & cook dinner while you work
    4 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on October 11, 2021

    If you’re struggling to get home-cooked meals on the table for you and your family following a long day of work, you’re not alone—about half of American families rarely have dinner together. Even the Harvard Business Review, better known for...

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    How to get the kids to drink more water—and like it
    3 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on September 30, 2021

    Few things are as fundamental to good health as simple water, which makes up 60 percent of the human body. Even our bones are 31 percent water. No wonder the CDC reminds us that drinking enough water is vitally important. Water helps the body...

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    Get back into the groove of ironing with our guide to fabric care
    9 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on September 21, 2021

    While many of us have abandoned the habit of ironing, artist Maira Kalman, best known for her New Yorker covers and beloved children’s books, considers ironing a form of meditation. This artist’s eccentric passion for ironing may actually have some...

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    Be your own barista: Make cold brew coffee at home
    3 minute read Written by Hamilton Beach on September 8, 2021

    Cold brew coffee is all the rage, and for good reason—it’s smoother and naturally sweeter than “hot brew” coffee. It also stores easily in the fridge and tastes fresh far longer than traditional coffee. And for those of us who need an afternoon...

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