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white and dark hearted brownies

White chocolate brownies have it tough. They share a name with a baked good that needs no improving on; their chocolate is rejected by self-titled …

crispy potato roast

I fell for a photo this week. It was on marthastewart.com and it looked like an accordion, or maybe a Slinky, of thinly sliced, crisped potatoes and …

crème brûlée french toasts

Filed under the very large category of Things Pretty Much Every New Yorker Already Knew About But Was News To Me (don’t bother trying to hail a cab …

blueberry yogurt multigrain pancakes

I had a little crisis on Father’s Day, and unlike the week that proceeded it, it did not relate to a feverish toddler who landed himself in our bed …

my favorite brownies

In an effort to put a unique spin on these, I’ve done many things to them over the years: I’ve browned the butter, replaced half the white sugar with …

Why Monday Is The Best Day To Make Healthy-Eating Changes

You won't hate Mondays after you read this.<p>Because it's the start of the workweek, Monday has long had a crummy reputation—no one at work ever groans that they have a case of the Fridays or writes songs about how they don't like Saturdays, right? Thing is, Monday has one secret upside: It's the day …

15-Minute Workout: Crush Calories With These Four Power Moves

Up for a challenge? Of course you are! Get ready to SWEAT with this intense circuit workout<p>Happy Workout Wednesday! Got fifteen minutes and a LOVE for challenging, heart-pumping circuit workouts? So do we! Join us in trying out this awesome and intense workout. With just four tough moves (and we do …

Workouts

A Pilates-Inspired Playlist You'll Love for Any Workout

Music with seriously good beats, courtesy of Flex Studios<p><i>Every week, Your New Favorite Playlist introduces you to workout-worthy tunes from a different fitness brand. This week, Flex Studios in New York City shares one of its recent playlists.</i><p>Usually, Pilates classes aren't set to music. But at …

Workouts

How to Meal Prep for the Week

Eating a whole foods, plant-based diet is one of the greatest things you can do for your body. It can lower your risk of heart disease, diabetes, and …

Nutrition

Peanut Noodles with Crunchy Celery and Celery Leaves

The classic combo of celery and peanut butter gets a tasty update in this noodle salad. Choose very fresh celery with plenty of dark leaves that are …

Green Curry Stir-Fry with Cashews

Cashews are a classic in stir-fries. Here, they’re sprinkled over a medley of mushrooms and green beans.<p>4Servings<p>Ingredients<p>1 Tbs. peanut oil<br>• 1/2 cup …

Recipes

Khao Soi - Thai Curry Noodles from Chiang Mai

FOR THE CURRY PASTE<p>5 large, whole dried red chiles (such as pasilla, ancho, or New Mexico), stemmed but not seeded<p>1/2 cup diced shallot<p>2 teaspoons …

Fried Pita Bread with Fava Beans and Zucchini – Recipe

<i>Fried Pita Bread with Fava Beans and Zucchini</i>Good pita bread (usually from Basson Bakery) is a staple in our house, which sometimes means we end up …

Jeweled Heart Sugar Cookies

Diamonds and pearls are usually given in jewelry boxes for Valentine's day, but this year I'm giving them in cookie tins! These faux precious stones …

Overloaded Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Cookie or cake? If I had to choose, I'd call it a cookie. It's a great big fluffy chocolate and peanut butter chip cookie that's baked in a 10-inch …

Strawberry Shortcake Doughnut Trifle

I think we can all agree that a dessert trifle is something you can count on in a pinch.<p>Don't have much time to make dessert?<br>Company's coming in an …

Chocolate Therapy Cake

Today I'm joining a talented group of ladies to help celebrate the fantastic flavors of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream! This theme week is the brain child …

My Mom's Cinnamon Rolls

When mother's day rolls around, I always feel a little stressed about how I'm going to honor my mom. She's an amazing person. If you're in her line …

Baklava Cheesecake

So, here's a question that makes my head spin.<p><i>"What's your favorite dessert of all time?"</i><p>I usually follow this up with an uncomfortable pause, an</i> …

Despicable Me 2 Minion Cake

Recently, my friends at Betty Crocker asked if I'd like to create a minion cake to celebrate the newly released movie Despicable Me 2. I was over the …

Puffy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Today my honey and I are celebrating 10 years of marriage! It's hard to believe that a decade has passed since I married my polar opposite, but …

Apple Pie Caramels for the Etsy Blog

Okay. So <i>maybe</i> I told a little white lie in my last post about holding off on fall baking until my return from the beach (we're still here, and loving …

Fairy Bread Party Cake

Today I'm bringing you a special Hey YoYo giveaway! We're in the midst of holiday baking season, so it's a good time to stock up on baking …

Sweet Potato Pecan Praline Cheesecake Bars

Cheesecake is a dessert that everyone in my family loves. I turn to it for our annual gatherings more than any other sweet, and it never disappoints. …

Chocolate Celebration Cake for 100

How often do you get to make a 90th birthday cake? Not often enough, I'm sure. When I found out this milestone was on the horizon for our own sweet …

Nutella Cheesecake Trifles

Decadent Nutella Cheesecake filling layered with rich brownies and whipped topping – simple and so delicious.<p>I made Nutella Trifles the week before I …

Orange Chocolate Chunk Quick Bread

<i>For breakfast or dessert, Orange Chocolate Chunk Quick Bread is perfect slathered with butter and paired with a hot cup of coffee.</i><p>I’m all about …

Snickers Cookies

<i>Delicious chocolate chip cookies are taken to the next level with the addition of Snickers Bites.</i><p>Last week I left the house by myself for the first …

Coconut Muffins Recipe

<i>Coconut muffins made with coconut oil, coconut yogurt and shredded coconut are perfect for any coconut lover.</i><p>I’ve always liked coconut, but lately …

Chocolate Bread Recipe

<i>Decadent chocolate bread infused with espresso and chocolate chips.</i><p>Today was my first day back to work from maternity leave. And it was hard. Really …