Christine De Jong

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10 Ways to Support Your Liver

These ten tips can help prevent — or even reverse — nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.<p>A healthy liver means a healthy metabolism, a healthy …

Nutrition

A-Number-1 Banana Cake Recipe

"This is a very versatile and fast cake recipe. Not only is it moist and delicious, the same batter can be used to make banana bread and muffins. …

Dessert

The Chocolate Cake That Changed Everything

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> From Sweet Laurel Bakery’s cookbook: “This was the cake that changed everything. …

Dessert

Banana Bread Bars with Brown Butter Frosting Recipe

"Banana bread bars with brown butter frosting."<p>Ingredients<p>Bars:<p>1 1/2 cups white sugar<p>1 cup sour cream<p>1/2 cup butter, softened<p>2 eggs<p>1 3/4 cups mashed …

Dessert

Why I'm Obsessed with This Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Most of the internet food world has spent the last six months going gaga over Alison Roman's salted chocolate chip shortbread cookies, but as a mom …

Dessert

Tomato and Vegetable Soup With Halloumi

Ingredients<p>4 teaspoons olive oil<br>• 2 carrots sliced<br>• 1 rib celery diced<br>• 1 onion diced<br>• 4 cloves garlic minced<br>• 1 teaspoon each ground cumin ground coriander …

Food

5 more recipes I make on a regular basis

<b>Feeding a family is a never-ending job, which is why I rely on repetition.</b><p>Who knew young children could have such insatiable appetites? Cooking …

Cooking

Get your greens fix outside of the salad bowl with this vegetarian kale soup

When Alana Chernila was in her late twenties, she worked at her local farmers’ market on Saturdays to help pay for her CSA share. Customers kept …

Healthy Eating

How to Perfectly Cook Chicken Breasts on the Stovetop

Comforting, affordable, and incredibly versatile, chicken breast is the quintessential dinnertime staple. Cooking a crispy, pan-seared chicken breast …

Cooking

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

Eight moves to improve strength, endurance, and tone.<p>There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves …

Exercise

How to make the most amazing pizza at home

<b>I've learned these tricks of the trade from a pro, and they make all the difference.</b><p>My sister Sarah Jane runs a very successful wood-fired pizza …

Italian Food

Why You Need a Cast Iron Skillet For Homemade Pizza

Homemade pizza nerds are a passionate bunch; for a timid novice, the sheer amount of conflicting information available on various pizza-enthusiast …

This Designer's Home Shows You How Monochrome Can Be Cozy

<b>Name:</b> Klaas Hogeweg <b><br>Location:</b> 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands <b><br>Size:</b> 969 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year, renting<p>Gray, beige, white, black. …

Home Decorating

5 natural remedies for rosacea

Relief from redness and swelling could be as close as your pantry.<p>Chances are, if you're one of the 10 percent of Americans who suffers from rosacea, …

Skin Care

Top 10 Healthiest Foods In The World

What is actually healthy eating? It is consuming a variety of foods that give all essential nutrients for your body. But choosing the right foods …

Shaved Brussels Sprouts with Brown Butter Vinaigrette, Walnuts & Pecorino Recipe on Food52

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> A mandoline is crucial here. (You could shave the sprouts with a knife, but …

DIY: A Stylish, Modern Wooden Pegboard

After admiring Julie’s wooden pegboard from Germany (as seen in <i>Remodelista: The Organized Home</i>), I hinted to my husband, Chad, that it would make a …

This simple face massage makes you look younger in 90 seconds

More than a decade ago, exercise physiologist Sue Hitzmann developed a quick self-massage series on the face and neck to help clients with chronic …

Lips

Expert Advice: Three No-Fail Color Palettes for Walls, Ceiling, and Trim

Never underestimate the power of paint—a fresh coat goes a long way toward reframing a space without the time or commitment of a remodel. But …

Home Decorating

Chef John's Sloppy Joes Recipe

"The secret to a great 'Sloppy Joe' is a thick, rich, almost dry consistency, which allows it to be eaten two-fisted, sans fork."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 …

Dijon Mustard

Roasted Sweet Potato, Quinoa and Arugula Salad Recipe on Food52

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> Incredibly healthy, sweet potatoes are packed with vitamin A and beta-carotene and …

30-minute Workouts You Can Do Anywhere

Struggling to find the time to keep up with the Dubai Fitness Challenge? Help is at hand with these free workouts you can complete pretty much …

Tina's Shortbread Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

"This cookie is incredible. It's so rich and tasty. I cannot tell how many times I get asked for this recipe. Everyone loves it and it's easy to …

Dessert

Ina Garten Shares Her Favorite 30-Minute Weeknight Dinner

Ina Garten just revealed her favorite weeknight dinner, and I know what I'm doing tonight.<p>The new season of <i>Barefoot Contessa: Cook Like a Pro</i> debuted …

These Chocolate Tahini Bliss Balls Are Perfect for Breakfast, Snacking, AND Dessert

Like eating raw brownie batter—but without the stomach ache.<p>Let’s be honest, there’s a good chance this is not the first time you’ve encountered a recipe for a healthful, superfood-packed, energy-boosting, raw, paleo bliss balls. If it is, welcome to the world. We have a lot to talk about. But, …

Dessert

No-Potato Cauliflower Hash Browns Are Your Favorite New Breakfast Side

You’ve tried cauliflower grits and cauliflower rice, but have you tried cauliflower hash browns? P.S.A: You can 100 percent make hash browns without …

Breakfast

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for peanut and broccoli pad thai

In the late 1930s, Thailand’s prime minister held a public competition to find a new national noodle dish. The winning entry was a dish that combined rice noodles, vegetables, peanuts, shrimp and egg, and it was named “pad Thai” in a bid to promote Thai-ness. This vegan interpretation of that …

Vegan Recipes

Six Ingredients That Take Banana Bread to a Whole New Level

These six ingredients make all the difference in Pittman's homemade quick bread.<p>Quick-Cooking Oats<p>Oats add some bulk without making the bread dense. …

Breakfast

A Subtly Detailed Kitchen in Stainless and Wood for a DC Artist and Her Family

When artist Roxana Alger Geffen and her family moved into a Victorian-era townhouse in the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington, DC., the house had an …

Artists

Why the country-style kitchen is back in vogue

Not so long ago, the sleek, handleless kitchen was the epitome of modern style. When minimalism held sway, a streamlined space with high-spec integrated appliances and all clutter packed behind uniform cabinet doors (save for the odd artfully placed vase of flowers or potted herb) was the design …