10 Easy One-Pot Vegetarian Dinners for Fall — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you start with a single Dutch oven or skillet, adding a meat-free night to your meal plan couldn't be easier. These warming dinners embrace all the good things this season has to offer, like pumpkin, squash, and plenty of soups. But best of all each one starts with just one pot or skillet, which means dinner comes with the promise of quick and easy cooking, and an equally breezy cleanup.

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Making Oatmeal on the Stovetop — Tips from The Kitchn

Oatmeal deserves all the praise it gets: It's hearty, fiber-rich, wholesome, and ridiculously comforting when you wake up and really just want to stay in bed. While the porridge is incredible easy to make, there are a handful of things you can do each time you ready the oats and a saucepan to ensure your bowl will be at its very best. Here are five thing to keep in mind.

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This Dishwasher Is Smaller than Your Drying Rack — Apartment Therapy

From Apartment Therapy → This Small Space Dishwasher Takes Up Less Room Than Your Drying Rack

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What Is Wondra Flour? — Tips from The Kitchn

Among the rows of all-purpose, pastry, cake, whole-wheat, and alternative flours (like almond and coconut) stands bright-blue canisters that look like they may have been there for decades. That's good ol' Wondra flour. I've walked past it for years, intrigued by the vintage-looking label but never enough to stop and really find out what it actually is and what makes it stand apart from the rest. Turns out it can do a whole slew of wonderful things, making it a worthy addition to your pantry.

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How To Cook Classic Beef Brisket in the Slow Cooker — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

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Let's talk about falling back in love with a classic dish. When is the last time you made a classic beef brisket? You know the one — tender beef in a rich gravy with melting potatoes and carrots. The beef brisket that makes the whole house smell like a cozy day perfect for snuggling on the couch. It had actually been years since I'd made beef brisket, but since I recently discovered I could make this traditional dish in the slow cooker I've fallen back in love with brisket all over again.

If you're looking for a stunning but easy Sunday supper to get you through the long winter or to serve during the upcoming holidays, this is it — classic beef brisket made in the slow cooker.

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Our 6 Favorite Salad Kits from Trader Joe’s — Family Dinner

Sometimes the most realistic way to get a big bowl of salad on the dinner table is to opt for convenience (read: a pre-made bag of salad). And once again, Trader Joe's is the answer to our veggie-filled prayers.

In the produce section you'll find TJ's selection of complete salads. There are quite a few options — all featuring blends of various greens with assorted toppings and a packet of dressing to match. No matter what's on your meal plan, Trader Joe's has a salad kit that'll go with it.

Here are six of our favorites.

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