Christine Crooks

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10 of the best seaside cafes and restaurants in the UK: readers’ tips

Winning tip: Dolphins and cake, near Inverness<p>The Rosemarkie Beach Cafe is run by community volunteers and set on the beachfront looking over the Moray Firth towards Fort George, not far from Inverness. It’s dog-friendly and serves good strong tea, homemade cakes, and the best sausage and black …

Café

4 Healthy Breakfast Recipes You Need in Your Life, Now

Look forward to making these healthy breakfast recipes when you roll out of bed.

Breakfast

The Foolproof Trick for Making Perfect Poached Eggs

Poaching is arguably the most difficult—or at least, the most intimidating—method of cooking a gloriously oozy-yolked egg. There’s a lot to consider …

Breakfast

Everything You Can and Can’t Eat on a Keto Diet

Nutrition

No-Knead Healthy Bread Recipes - Real Food

<i>The healthy bread recipes presented here are excerpted from the new book</i> Healthy Bread in Five Minutes a Day: 100 New Recipes Featuring Whole Grains, …

Bread

10 Mediterranean Diet Breakfast Ideas to Make You Look Forward to the Morning

You're probably familiar with the most popular Mediterranean diet foods: olive oil, salmon, red wine. But what about a Mediterranean-style breakfast? …

Healthy Eating

You Wont Believe It, but You Can Eat These 23 Delicious Breakfasts Every Day on the Keto Diet

Whether you're for or against the keto diet, you can't deny that people are seeing amazing results while following it. The high-fat, low-carb diet is …

These stuffed tomatoes are a nice update to old pepper ones

Does your meatless Monday game need an overhaul?<p>As a meat-eater myself, I find that the trick to meatless meal-making is to have a small repertoire …

Healthy Tomato Basil Soup

Most canned soups—even the reduced-sodium versions—are very high in sodium. Making your own is a great solution. Homemade soup is a great way to use …

Food

10-Minute Vegan Snacks to Make When a Piece of Fruit Just Won't Cut It

String cheese and crackers. Yogurt and fruit. Hard-boiled eggs. Jerky. While these healthy snack suggestions are great, most of them don’t …

Snacks

How to Freeze and Thaw Fruits and Vegetables

Green thumbed gardeners, CSA members, and frequenters of the farmer’s market are all too familiar with the dilemma of having tons of fresh produce …

Keto-fy Your Instant Pot With These 12 Recipes for Beginners

Cooking

Eggs Baked in Tomatoes

1. Preheat the oven to 375°F. Grease a large, oven-safe skillet with the olive oil.<p>2. Using a small paring knife, cut around the stems of the …

Recipes

Poached Cod With Cabbage and Peas

Ingredients<p>1/2 head Savoy cabbage<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 1 tablespoon unsalted butter<br>• 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground pepper<br>• 1/2 teaspoon plus 1 tablespoon …

10 Egg Recipes That Will Make You Skip the Snooze Button

Breakfast

20 Best Science Fiction Books Of The Decade

After much mulling and culling, we've come up with our list of the twenty best books of the decade. The list is weighted towards science fiction, but …

Banana Oat Energy Bars Recipe

"Really great and healthy, perfect pre-run breakfast or for a quick snack."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups rolled oats<p>2 bananas, mashed<p>2 carrots, grated<p>1 apple, …

Chocolate hummus is shockingly good (recipe + nutrition facts)

<b>There's some kind of kitchen wizardry that happens when chick peas meet cocoa powder; here's how to find out in five minutes flat.</b><p>I felt conflicted, …

Chickpeas

10 Plant Protein Sources to Try If You Want to Eat Less Meat

Because vegetarians and vegans know what's up.<p>February 13, 2018<p>A couple of years ago, I could never have imagined a life without meat. However, after …

Boost your energy and lose weight with this 7-day meal plan

You can still eat the foods you love while focusing on the nutrients you need to keep you at your most energized self.<p>Here’s the problem with dieting. You go on a typical “diet,” only to find that its restrictions have sapped your energy, but not your weight. There’s a better way and it involves …

Food Hack: Marinating Your Veggies Makes Them SO Much Tastier

Marinated vegetables are the way to the heart of even the staunchest carnivores. The first time my mom served them to my brother-in-law and husband, they couldn’t believe that they were piling second helpings onto their plate, especially when there were still burgers on the grill. It’s a versatile …

Cooking

How to make a quick red lentil dhal

<b>Quick red lentil dhal with fried egg, avocado and herbs</b><p>Prep: 10 minutes<br>Cook: 20 minutes<p>Serves 2<p><i>200g red split lentils, rinsed<br>4 cloves garlic,</i> …

Recipes

29 Tasty Dairy-Free Soups That'll Soothe Your Soul

Whether you're dairy-free, lactose intolerant, or just looking to try something new.

Cooking

Roasted Broccoli With Lemon and Parmesan Recipe - Health

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°F. Toss broccoli with 2 tablespoons oil on a rimmed baking sheet; brush cut sides of lemon with remaining 1/2 tablespoon …

Immune Boosting Turmeric Tea

<i>Fight off the viruses with this Immune Boosting Turmeric Tea! Freshly brewed cup of turmeric tea will help you stay healthy during cold winter months.</i><p>…