As temperatures cool off, travelers aren’t the only ones heading to warmer climates — Humpback whales journey to the refreshing waters of Hawaii, and Hilton Waikoloa VIllage offers guests the chance to Sail with the Whales*, Dec.1, 2012 through April 15, 2013, starting

Choose heavy, undamaged avocados. One that yields slightly to pressure is best for slicing and dicing; if pressure leaves a small indentation, the avocado is best mashed. Avoid very soft avocados, as they will be overripe and unusable. Prep Time: 15 minutes

No fire necessary to create these gooey, chocolaty treats. Yield: Makes 30 Ingredients 1/2 cup old-fashioned rolled oats 1 cup all-purpose flour, (spooned and leveled) 1 cup whole-wheat flour (spooned and leveled) 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon

These burgers feature cheddar cheese that melts between two patties instead of on top of one. However, mixing chipotle pepper purée with the ground meat before stuffing the patties adds a deliciously spicy kick to the burgers themselves. Have tomatoes, red onion,

These bacon pancakes satisfy both the sweet and savory senses. Surprise your family with this breakfast on Saturday or Sunday morning. Sweet & Savory Bacon Pancakes Prep Time: 30 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes Yield: Makes 8 Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour,

Braised short ribs, country bread and a big red wine are the components of a perfect winter menu. These fork-tender short ribs can be braised in a slow cooker and served as the centerpiece of a special night in. Short Ribs Braised

Ingredients 1 cup heavy cream 1/3 cup light corn syrup, plus more to adjust consistency One 12-ounce bag semisweet chocolate chips 1 teaspoon peppermint extract Best-quality vanilla ice cream Peppermint candy, coarsely chopped Directions Combine heavy cream and corn syrup in a

When Sarah says “sloppy joe,” the phrase “healthy food” doesn’t really come to mind, does it? Well it will after you see this recipe. She will show you how to make a turkey sloppy joe that’s just as delicious, juicy, and comforting

Here are 10 great traditions for Thanksgiving celebrations: Yes, the highlights of Thanksgiving Day are the watching the parade (and the game) and eating turkey. But this special holiday isn’t just about the entertainment and the food. This year, start a new

When you hear “gluten-free brownie,” do you expect to get something that isn’t quite as delicious as a traditional brownie? Well, this recipe will change your mind forever. Fudgy Pecan Brownies Ingredients 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for