Therese Lewis

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The Simplicity of RV Living

******* Update - June 2015 *******<br>Thanks for finding my my blog! You are welcome to continue reading here. My blog has moved to a new address at: …

DIY Succulents: Tabletop Arrangement for Under $20

Last week, I threw a dinner party using recipes from Gardenista’s library of Garden-to-Table Recipes, and we profiled the finished product in The …

San Francisco

Garden-to-Table Recipe from a Cook’s Garden: Eat Your Greens

Sturdy greens like chard, kale, and collards are standbys in the garden throughout their entire growing season, which extends into the cold weather, …

Fried Green Tomatoes

DIY: Small Space Vegetable Garden

After two years of living in a New York City apartment where the only outdoor space is a fire escape that I've been told not to use unless actually …


45 Ground Meat Recipes for Simple, Comforting Dinners

These 45 ground meat recipes will take you all through fall, so break out your favorite wooden spoon and get to it.<p><b>Ground meat can provide a ton of flavor to quick dinners and slow-cooked meals alike.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a longer project like lasagna bolognese or just want to make some …


Eggplant Recipes

Eggplant comes in a range of shapes and colors. Globe eggplants are the largest and most common. The smaller Japanese eggplant is long and narrow, with fewer seeds, thinner skin, and a milder, less bitter flavor than the globe variety. Try these eggplant recipes as a delicious way to enjoy the …


Salted Toffee-Chocolate Squares

These crunchy sweet treats are delicious after school or dinner.


Chocolate-Zucchini Cakes with Walnuts


20 Centerpieces for Your Autumn Table

Possibly the most important item of furniture in the home is the table. It’s where family members gather to eat and friends are welcomed and memories …


Cowboy Bark: Trader Joe's Copycat Recipe

Cowboy Bark: Trader Joe’s Copycat Recipe<p><i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Have you tried Cowboy Bark?<p>If you haven’t, don’t even start. It’s so addictively …

Foodily Blog

Favorite Creme Brulee

The allure of creme brulee, French for "burnt cream," is in the textural contrast between the brittle caramelized topping and the smooth, creamy custard beneath.


Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Last week I was delighted to join the girls of Eighteen25 again for Spooktacular September! I shared this recipe for Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls. Because …

Quick Basil Pesto

5<p>4<p>3<p>2<p>1<p>See Recipe Reviews<p>5 mins 5 mins Makes 3/4 cup<p>Total Time Prep Yield<p>The Food Newsletter<p>Great tips & recipes delivered to your inbox.<p>Sign Me Up<p>Ingredients<p>1 clove garlic, chopped<p>1/4 cup pine nuts, toasted and chopped<p>3 cups packed basil leaves<p>1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>1 ounce Parmesan cheese, …


Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Total Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Yield:</b> 3 loaves<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups flour<br>• 1 t. baking soda<br>• 1 t. baking powder<br>• 1 t. salt<br>• 6 …


Grilled Lemon Chicken Recipe

"Good tasting marinade for chicken. Quick and easy."<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup lemon juice<p>1/4 cup olive oil<p>1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<p>2 large cloves garlic, …

Copycat Starbucks Cranberry Bliss Bars

I wanted to post a dessert idea that would be perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas and even better you can make these ahead of time.<p>These are …

10 Cool Tablescapes To Copy This Weekend

Give us a hotdog, a slice of watermelon, and an epic fireworks show — that's a successful Fourth of July in our book. But, as much as we dig casual, …

Hot Dogs

Basic Basil Pesto

A special thanks to whoever invented the food processor, which lets us whip up this tasty pesto in 5 minutes flat.


Easy Marinades with 5 Ingredients or Less

*And* we have a fool-proof formula for developing your own<p>We know that our columnists, the Canal House ladies, love a good dry rub. But in the <i>BA</i> Test Kitchen, sometimes we like to wet things down with a flavor-packed marinade. Smash some garlic cloves, toss in some fresh herbs, add a splash of oil …


Garlic-Herb Yogurt Cheese

White pepper is milder than black, allowing the flavors of the herbs and yogurt to shine, but if you don't have it in your pantry, use black pepper to taste. The whey that drains out of the yogurt is a source of protein, calcium, potassium, and riboflavin. Freeze it in ice-cube trays to blend into …


Herb-Pesto Barley Soup

This hassle-free one-pot meal puts healthful ingredients front and center. Barley contains soluble fiber as well as iron, manganese, phosphorus, and thiamin. Feel free to swap out the cannellini beans with great northern or navy beans.

Healthy Eating

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 168<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Thai Quinoa Salad with Fresh Herbs and Lime Vinaigrette

Ingredients<p>For the Salad<p>1 cup quinoa, rinsed (or pre-washed)<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 red bell pepper, cut into bite-sized strips<br>• 1 carrot, peeled and …

Thai Crunch Salad with Peanut Dressing

Ingredients<p>For the Thai Peanut Dressing<p>1/4 cup creamy peanut butter<br>• 2 tablespoons unseasoned rice vinegar<br>• 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice, from one …