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The Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies Our Staff Can’t Stop Eating

I was five, maybe six or seven or eight, sometime in the late ’90s. There was a bake sale at my elementary school. Cookies, cakes, brownies, blondies, the usual suspects—except wait!—except for those, those sugar-crusted, dark chocolate cookies with peanut butter bellies and the very cutest name:</i> …

Dessert

19 vegan food hacks that will change your life

Following a vegan diet is pretty easy these days. Whether you aim to eat more plant-based food for your health, the environment or the animals, …

Vegan

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Recipes

A parent's guide to why teens make bad decisions

From getting beyond drunk at a friend’s party, to some seriously questionable outfit choices, teenagers often do things that seem outlandishly …

Parenting

We Pitted Ina Garten's Shortbread Against The Pioneer Woman's

Despite the fact that cookies and the holidays are a major power couple in December, not all of us inherited baking genes. Alongside Grandma's go-to, …

This Broccoli-Cheddar Quiche With Sweet Potato Crust Recipe Is the Ultimate Healthy Comfort Food

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400ºF. Mist a 9-inch pie plate with cooking spray. Place 2 layers of sweet potato slices over bottom and up sides …

6 Vegan Christmas Dinner Recipes That'll Add Something New To Your Spread This Year

I don't know about you, but when I think about Christmas dinner, I think of meat, cheese, cream, bread and tons of baked goods. No, Santa's big day …

Vegan and Gluten

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is adapted from Jo Stepaniak's simple and forgiving "golden gravy" in …

Recipes

5 Ultimate Vegan And Gluten Free Thanksgiving Dishes

5 Vegan And Gluten Free Thanksgiving Dishes That Will Make You Forget About Turkey<p>Who needs meat when you have berry crumble?<p>November 16, 2017<p>In …

Recipes

10 Best Plants That Will Thrive In Your Bathroom

If you love plants and you love them anywhere around you then you would probably want them in your bathroom too. But there are specific conditions in …

This Fettucine Alfredo Has A Secret Ingredient That Makes It SUPER Healthy (And Vegan!)

Half Baked Harvest has long been one of the most drool-worthy blogs on the internet, and Tieghan Gerard’s long-awaited first cookbook, <i>Half Baked</i> …

Recipes

Start Brushing With Turmeric Toothpaste and Watch What Happens to Plaque and Gum Disease

U.S. citizens are spending more than 1 billion dollars a year on over-the-counter tooth whitening products.<p>They are doing this without being aware of …

Alternative Medicine

Gluten-Free Flax Meal/Almond Flour Muffins Recipe

Adapted from a recipe for low-carb doughnut muffins, this gluten-free muffin recipe is made without grain. There's also no rice, no sorghum, no bean …

Make Spinach And Feta Balls For A Better Vegetarian Spaghetti

<i>Ready to kick your home cooking game into high gear? Join blogger and Instagram sensation Izy Hossack and rejuvenate your go-to dishes into</i> …

Recipes

Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps | Copycat PF Changs

When a P.F. Chang’s opened in my hometown of Wichita, Kansas, it was A Big Deal. New restaurants always generate a buzz, especially chains associated …

Cooking

Coconut Bacon BLT

A few times a year, usually in summer, I come across a photo of what looks like the perfect BLT sandwich. Hearty, vibrant heirloom tomatoes, …

Essential Los Angeles Vegetarian Restaurants, 2017 Edition

Los Angeles has always boasted a great vegetarian and vegan dining scene. It's even been lampooned in Woody Allen films. But while the hippie vegetarian restaurant might be a thing of the past, chefs and serious restaurateurs have embraced LA's dining scene, bringing thoughtful and well-crafted …

Vegetarian and Vegan Barbecue and Grilling Recipes

Having a vegetarian barbecue or hosting some vegans at your cookout? Most people will think of having vegetable skewers and veggie burgers, but …

15 Stitches Every Embroiderer Should Know

01 of 16<p>Top 15 Stitches in Hand Embroidery<p>Learning hand embroidery is both fun and relaxing, plus it's an easy way to create beautiful art with …

Castor Oil Could Be the Secret to Thicker Brows and Longer Lashes

Oils have been an essential in many women's beauty regimens for years, but one that is often overlooked is castor oil. Castor oil is a vegetable oil from the plant ricinus communis and has anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-inflammatory properties, making it a wonder treatment for any beauty …

Sharing These 20 Truths with Your Child Could Change Their Life

<i>“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”<br>― Margaret Mead</i>Our children grow up so fast. Before we know it they’re out there somewhere …

Education

12 Collard Wraps to Mow Down on Meatless Monday

With the warm weather *finally* kicking into gear, spring produce is thriving — and so are we! It’s time to bid all of that heavy cold-weather comfort food adieu and dig into some crisp veggies and bright flavors. Though lettuce wraps have become a popular option for light and healthy eating, we’re …

Healthy Eating

Why Social Media is Not Smart for Middle School Kids

Wondering why your middle schooler's social media use has ratcheted up your stress levels? Understanding the brain at this age can help you can take …

Social Media

Facebook

Blender muffins?! Yes it is a thing and I’m going to break it down for you right here right now, let’s do this!<p>Did you know that muffins can be …

Dessert

Sugarless Vegan Gluten Free Double Chocolate Cake

This year for lent I decided to give up coffee. So, luckily my addiction to caffeine didn’t cause too much of a problem for me-quitting cold turkey I …

This One Ritual Will Help Us Raise More Mindful Children, New Study Shows

<i>Ever feel like health news is too overwhelming, fast-paced, or hard to decipher? Us too. Here, we filter through the latest in integrative health,</i> …

Parenting

Coconut Oil is Better Than Any Toothpaste According to Study

Dental health is crucial to one’s overall well-being. Several infections of the mouth can cause other problems within the body. Heart disease, …

Apple Surprise Dessert Recipe Will Have Everyone Swooning

<b>Apple Surprise: diced fruit baked with a nutritious crumb topping</b><p>The surprise here is that this is so good with only the natural sugars of the fruit. …

Breakfast

Recipe: Vegan Chickpea Noodle Soup

Vegan Chickpea Noodle Soup<p>Serves 6<p>2 tablespoons olive oil <br>4 cloves garlic, minced <br>2 medium onions, chopped <br>4 medium carrots, thinly sliced<p>4 celery …