Everyday Meals

'Momma Made Em' Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

Ingredients 1 (3 pound) whole chicken ½ cup all-purpose flour ½ cup vegetable oil 1 (10 ounce) package frozen chopped onions 1 (10 ounce) package frozen green bell peppers 5 stalks celery, finely chopped 1 tablespoon Cajun seasoning (such as Tony Chachere’s), or to taste 2whole bay leaves 1 (28 ounce) can diced tomatoes 1 […]

Everyday Meals

Dairy Queen Actually Made Blizzard-Scented Fall Candles

We discuss the hysteria surrounding the pumpkin spice latte a lot this time of year, but we rarely talk about how people lose their minds over scented candles every fall. (Why would we? We’re MyRecipes.) But take it from me, our self-appointed expert on all things basic: It’s a thing.  If your house doesn’t smell […]


How Bourbon is Made

Here’s a dream vacation for the alcohol lovers among us: Head down to Kentucky bourbon country and spend five days on distillery tours. Unfortunately, many of us don’t have the time (our livers also don’t have the endurance) to make something like that happen, so why not let the good people over at Gear Patrol do it […]