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50 perfect plants for a family garden

According to conventional wisdom, children and ornamental gardens are mutually incompatible. If you want the former, you should accept your lot and embrace a plot comprising a desultory patch of worn lawn adorned with plastic play kit. And if you want a pristine garden full of horticultural …

Gardening

20 Ways to Eat More Protein for Breakfast

If you've ever left home in the morning with nothing but a piece of buttered toast in your stomach, you know just how important eating protein at …

Nutrition

You Should Make One Of These Seven Brunch Recipes This Weekend

Brunch it up!

9 Delicious Easter Lunch Ideas

Get a head start on Easter lunch menu planning. From juicy rosemary lamb chops to beautiful lemon upside-down cake, here are nine amazing ideas for …

9 Rules for the Best Homemade Pizza OF YOUR LIFE

The mastermind behind Pizzeria Beddia lets us in on his homemade pizza guidelines.<p>I didn’t start out as some formally trained chef guy. I brewed beer for a living until I was almost 30. Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? While I was working at a brewery outside Mito in Japan, I happened to eat the …

Italian Food

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Valentine’s Day is on Tuesday. (What, you forgot?) I wrote about the holiday for my “Eat” column today, an exercise …

David Bowie

Recipe: Chocolate Orange Truffles

Here's one more fall treat - a new favorite. These delicious little bon-bons are made of crushed cookies and butter, stirred together with orange …

Dessert

Meet the Three Ingredients That'll Improve Your Muffins

There are too many bad muffins in the world. Muffins—the kind you find in coffee shops or wrapped in plastic at delis—are generally too sweet, too bland, or too dry. The silver lining of this sad state of affairs is when you taste a <i>really good</i> muffin, it's magic.<p>A good muffin should have a lofty, …

Breakfast

Recipes

This Chocolate Sorbet Is So Fudgy, You Won't Believe It's Dairy-Free

(It's also ice cream maker-free, too!)<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Forget chocolate ice cream, chocolate sorbet is the stuff you want to be scooping. It's <i>the</i> …

Dessert

YOLO! 10 Desserts Worth the Splurge

If you're going to jump off the calorie cliff, make it worthwhile. From Latin Flan to Coconut Dream Pie, all of these indulgent sweets are worth ditching your diet for.<p><b>1. Latin Flan</b><p>Latin Flan is a rich, sweet custard topped with caramel sauce. This version tastes like a cross between pudding and …

Best Almond Cake | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

12 Fun Holiday Treats You Can Make in Less Than 15 Minutes

Whether you're whipping up a batch of holiday cookies or trying out a fun new recipe for the kids, making <b>Christmas treats</b> can be pretty …

Dessert

How to make the *PERFECT* chocolate chip cookie (no matter how you like 'em)

While we’re always in search of the perfect chocolate chip cookie, most of the time we settle for whatever kind we can find fastest. Let’s be real …

Pomegranate Panna Cotta (dairy-free, paleo)

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — December 4, 2016<p><i>A gorgeous pomegranate panna cotta that’s dairy-free, super easy, make-ahead friendly and perfect</i> …

Dessert

35 Christmas Cookie Recipes That Make This The Best Time Of Year

'Tis the season.<p>There are many reasons to love the holidays, but Christmas cookies are definitely on the top of that list. With that in mind, we gathered together all the important Christmas cookie recipes you need to get through this season — we’re talking shortbread, sugar cookies and lots of …

16 recipes to keep you healthy through the holiday season

The year is almost over, which means the time for New Year's resolutions is almost upon us. If eating healthy is in your future, these 16 recipes can …

3 Spiralized Zucchini Recipes to Try This Week

When we're hungry and tired at the end of the day, the last thing we want to do is spend hours making a complicated dinner. Sometimes this means we …

12 Whole-Food Swaps Under $10 That Make Clean Eating Easier Than You'd Expect

Eating better isn’t about cutting out entire food groups, eating low-fat everything, or guzzling juices or shakes. Deprivation diets are no way to …

Healthy Eating

You’ll never guess the secret ingredient in this dreamy, superfood-packed dessert

<i>Each week we spotlight a healthy-delish recipe that’s truly genius (and easy to make) from someone who’s wowed us in the food world. We’re talking</i> …

A Pasta So Rich and Creamy You'll Never Believe It's Vegan

This is one of my favorite pastas in the world—creamy farfalle pasta with sun-dried tomatoes and mushrooms. I’ve hosted millions (well, maybe not …

13 Easy-to-Mix Drinks That Should Be Your New Signature Cocktail

A "signature cocktail" sounds like the stuff of a fussy wedding reception, not a simple Sunday dinner party. But as a host at home, having a …

Learn How to Prepare, Cook With, and Clean a Cast Iron Skillet

Cast iron skillets is a fantastic tool for most stove-top cooking. However, like all the best tools, they can require a little extra care to get the …

Eat Healthier and Lose Weight With These 6 Lifestyle Tips | shopswell

Use these six tips to achieve your health and weight-loss goals.<p><b>Start Early</b><p>Everyone has heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, …

Julia's Favorite Roast Chicken

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 425 degrees. Melt 1 tablespoon of the butter in a skillet. Add the diced carrots, onion and celery and cook …