Barbara Aponte

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Food & Drink

No Bake Coconut Pecan Cookies recipe.reminds me of German chocolate frosting. These are addictingly yummy!<p>See more<p>No Bake Praline Candy ~ They taste …

Mile High Cream Puff Cake

Cream puff cake is layers and layers of pure magic. Chocolate and vanilla pudding cream, oh my!<p>Cream puffs just don't get enough attention. Who makes them? No one that I know. I have literally never gone to someone's house and been offered a cream puff. It's just not a thing that happens.<p>Honestly, …

Dessert

12 Tips for Basting a Quilt

Before quilting the layers of your quilt sandwich, the most important step to prepare for machine quilting is basting the layers well. And while …

Single Irish Chain Quilts

Single Irish chain in butter yellow/white two color quilt full size with tulip quilting motifs and feather border<p>See more<p>Yellow Irish Chain Variation …

Single Irish Chain Quilts

Southern Apple Dumplings | Inspired Dreamer

• 1 large apple (I used a Fuji- any apple will do, tart is better)<br>• 1 can Pillsbury Crescent dough<br>• 1/2 cup butter<br>• 2/3 cups sugar<br>• 1/2 tsp cinnamon<br>• 1/2 tsp …

Apple (Fruit)

Intersection or T-Block Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co

Half-square triangle jelly roll quilt challenge- Dutchman's Puzzle/Flying Geese!

Edit: If you'd like to make your Dutchman's puzzle using two different fabrics, you can make a second set of HSTs and "borrow" 8 from a future block. …

Sausage and Butternut Riggies

Defrost the squash puree in a microwave and place in a strainer to drain.<p>Cook the pasta in boiling salted water to al dente, 7 to 8 …

Lemon Juice

Thai Beef with Basil

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>Basil is wilted like a leafy green in this thai beef stir fry recipe, then added raw at the end for a double dose of its aromatic flavor.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>6 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>2 red chiles, thinly …

Spices

Bucatini with Butter-Roasted Tomato Sauce

November 2017<p>4 servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 60 min<p>We love the way that roasting intensifies the flavor of canned tomatoes. While we're pretty obsessed with the texture of bucatini, a strand pasta with a hole running through it, this dish is every bit as delicious with spaghetti, linguine, …

Italian Food

Wedding Chicken

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 12 min<p>“When I was getting married, I couldn’t think of a caterer I wanted to use,” says chef Naomi Pomeroy, Expatriate, Portland, OR, “and I didn’t want to ask my staff.” Her solution? Cook for her guests herself. She went with super-simple chicken, powered …

Soysauce

Spiced Jasmine Rice Pilaf

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 50 min<p>Turmeric or cinnamon? Nuts or raisins? The players may change, but the fundamentals of fluffy, fragrant jasmine rice pilaf are always the same.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>½ medium onion, finely chopped<p>½ small fennel bulb, finely …

Seafood

Half-square triangle jelly roll quilt challenge!

Wahoo! Time to start the HST challenge. I'm so excited that we're doing this!<p>Before we get started, a few things:<p>-Use 1/4" seams and be as consistent …

Quilting

Katie's Quilt - Make an Easy Quilt with Precut Fabric

Single Wedding Ring Quilt Block Pattern – Classic and Vintage Series – Fat Quarter Shop

Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas

5 stars based on 80 votes<p>Crisp tortillas filled with gooey melted cheddar and shredded chicken in a sweet and smoky chipotle sauce — these are the …

Asian Chicken Noodle Salad with Ginger-Peanut Dressing

Ingredients<p>For the Chicken<p>2 bone-in, skin-on chicken breasts (or 2 cups cooked, shredded meat)<br>• 1 tablespoon vegetable oil<br>• Kosher salt and freshly …

White Chicken Chili

5 stars based on 165 votes<p>I have tried countless recipes for White Chicken Chili over the years, from this popular “dump it all in a pot” recipe to …

6 Tips to Never Be Late Again

We all have a horror story about being late -- arriving at a wedding just as the bride and groom are running off in a shower of birdseed or picking up your panicked child at an otherwise empty field after baseball practice. Being late even shows up in our nightmares -- who hasn't woken up in a …

Time Management

Melt-In-Your-Mouth Shortbread

This cookie recipe makes the softest, most delicate shortbread. <b>Plus:</b> Christmas Cookies

Shortbread

12 Healthy Recipes to Kick Off the New Year

After a month-long binge filled with too much beer, ham, and Grandma’s Christmas cookies, we could all use a few “healthy” weeks to kick off 2016. …

How to Make Perfect Pan Sauce Every Time

By Alison Roman<p>Photos by Nicole Franzen<p>A seared piece of meat might sound boring. But when it’s drizzled with a silky reduction? Always exciting. These are the keys to pulling off a pro-grade pan sauce.<p>The whole “buy one, get one free” thing is a good deal. You pay for one thing and get something …

Cooking

Vietnamese Beef Stew - Bò kho

Soysauce