Penny Palmer

292 Added | 7 Magazines | 2 Likes | 5 Following | 3 Followers | @CstFlwr1952 | Keep up with Penny Palmer on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Penny Palmer”

15 Irresistibly Tasty Slow-Cooker Recipes That Will Make Your Life Way Easier

Cooking

13 Mini Thanksgiving Desserts Almost Too Cute to Eat

They say it’s the little things in life that mean the most, and these tiny treats are certainly no exception. If you're stuffed from a large …

Dessert

20 Slow Cooker Meals to Cozy Up to This Fall

Crock pot cooking is the busy bee’s secret weapon for weeknight meals and cooking for a crowd. Although it’s a handy tool year-round, it’s particularly useful when temperatures drop and we start dreaming about comfort foods. Not only does it manage the cooking for you, but it keeps meals warm and …

Cooking

Our Favorite Low Key (and Low Maintenance) Weeknight Dinners

We don't always have time to cook elaborate weeknight dinners. On those nights, we turn to our reliable steadies, the low maintenance dishes we love most when we're feeling lazy.<p>We've already professed our love for back pocket pasta—you know, the kind of pasta you make when you haven't gone grocery …

Cooking

22 Fresh, Seasonal Kale Recipes

When the weather gets cold, summer's bountiful produce quickly disappears from the supermarket—or is replaced by sub-par versions that have been trucked or flown in from hundreds of miles away. Fortunately, one tasty vegetable remains plentiful even in the dead of winter: kale.<p>Yes, kale-everywhere …

Cooking

The 3 Kinds of Caramelized Onions Every Home Cook Should Know

Not all caramelized onions are created equal. Here are the three types you should know, and how to use them.<p>When caramelizing onions, there is a right color for the right job—you just have to learn how far to take ’em. No matter if you’re using yellow, white, or sweet onions, be sure to <b>use a large,</b> …

Onions

5 Ways to Cook with Bones (Besides Broth)

There was a time only several decades ago when no one would throw any food away—not even a single bone. Luckily lots of people are already on-board with making bone broth(me included—I'm writing a book about it!), but there's more: Beyond making stocks or broths, we can cook with spent bones to …

31 Mini Pies to Try This Fall

They say that good things come in small packages, and when it comes to mini pies, it’s definitely true. Whether sweet or savory, these 31 picks are just perfect for dressing up your appetizer and dessert displays during Thanksgiving, or any upcoming fall gathering. Some of them are even so …

Dessert

The Chocolate Fudge Frosting That Elevates Any Cupcake

Food

Chocolate Truffle Cupcakes

My birthday was last week and I started on a quest to make Chocolate Truffle Cupcakes inspired by a rich chocolate cupcake I had at Panera. These …

Food

20 Quick and Easy Dinners You Can Cook With 20 Minutes

After long days at work or ferrying kids to and from play dates, activities and school, I seldom have the time or the energy to figure out dinner. I …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook with Brussels Sprouts, in Season in November

Here's how to buy, store, and cook with Brussels sprouts, in season in November.<p>Brussels sprouts may have received a bad rap in the past, but they've really come into their own as of late—we have bacon (and fish sauce!) to thank for that. But you needn't sauté them in pork fat to make these …

Out of Control Salted Caramel Cinnamon Rolls

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, takes classic cinnamon rolls up a notch with whiskey salted caramel.</i><p>I was at the airport early last weekend. I was headed to Florida for a wedding and I was hungry and in need of caffeine. Despite the recent arrival of …

17 Genius Tips & Tricks For If You Own A Slow Cooker

How to easily cut cleanup time, figure out high vs. low, and slow-cook like a pro.

20 Dinner Recipes You Can Prepare in Less Than 20 Minutes

Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Adverti …

Cooking

Thanksgiving Sides That Will Happily Share the Table With Green Bean Casserole

The best Thanksgiving sides are fresh, fuss-free, make-ahead—and don't compete with your beloved green bean casserole for table space.<p><i>The most celebrated meal of the year shouldn't also be the most nerve-racking. Prepare to be prepared with updated classics, no-bake desserts, and more in our</i> …

9 amazing brussels sprouts recipes to try as a Thanksgiving side

After one traumatic childhood experience with boiled brussels sprouts, it took me 20 years to give the cruciferous vegetable another chance. My best friend was making a batch of simply sauteed brussels sprouts in olive oil for her 2 year old daughter, who L-O-V-E-D them to my surprise. I figured if …

Cooking

29 Ridiculously Delicious Chinese Recipes That Are Better Than Take-Out

Because beef with broccoli only gets you so far.

Food & Dining

Pain Perdu Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Whisk together the eggs, granulated sugar, vanilla, salt, half-and-half and brandy in a large steel bowl. Heat the oil to 325 degrees in a deep, …

Breakfast

How to Make French Toast Without a Recipe

How to make French toast was one of the first things I learned as a kid. The other was egg-in-a-hole. Eggs-plus-bread-plus-skillet—that was …

16 Potato Recipes for Thanksgiving: Mashed, Roasted, Hasselback'd, and More

It's hard to find a Thanksgiving table that doesn't have potatoes on it, but all too often that means a bowl of dry mashed potatoes or bland roasted ones. But as easy as it is to mess up potatoes, with a little technique it's almost as easy to make them one of the most delicious parts of the meal. …

Cooking

How to Make Classic Parker House Rolls (& an Updated Twist)

General wisdom says to not fill up on bread before a meal, but I think the rules can be stretched a bit around the holidays, especially when that bread is a fresh Parker House roll.<p>Parker House rolls have been around since the 1880s and they get their name from the boarding house where they were …

3 Sublime Soups to Warm You Up This Fall

There is nothing like a satisfying bowl of steaming soup once the weather begins to turn cooler. Paired with a salad, grilled cheese, or crusty bread, a pot of soup is one of our favorite meals to serve. These three are easy to make, full-bodied, and delicious. Here is comfort food that everyone …

Food Preservation

Vegetarian Thanksgiving Menu

• Thanksgiving• <b><br>Vegetarian Thanksgiving Menu</b><p>There's no reason a vegetarian Thanksgiving can't ultimately be a tastier Thanksgiving, with your precious stomach real estate wholly devoted to the real stars of the show. Here's the side-heavy, cheesy, creamy, rich, but totally …

Food

17 Delicious Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Side Recipes

Prepping for the big November feast is nothing to take lightly. Between reuniting with tons of relatives, arranging a killer Friendsgiving and planning the perfect Turkey Day tablescape, it can be tricky just to get everyone together at the table. And when you factor in different diets and …

Cooking

20 Adorable Mini Versions of Your Favorite Fall Desserts

They might be small, but that just means you can eat more.<p>They might be small, but that just means you can eat more.

29 Savory Pies to Make for Dinner Tonight

From an outrageously tender beef bourguignon pot pie to a root vegetable tarte tatin, these 29 savory dinner pies take the cake.<p><b>When it comes to one-dish dinners,</b> savory pies take the cake in our book. We guarantee there's a pie in here that should be on your dinner table tonight. So go ahead—stick …

Cooking

Step-by-Step: How to Make Cranberry Apple Slab Pie

GalleryStep-by-Step: How to Make Cranberry Apple Slab Pie<p>A large Thanksgiving gathering can be stressful enough without having to think about how you're going to make enough pies to feed everyone. Slab pies—that is, pies baked in rimmed baking sheets—are the answer to that problem. They're big …

Baking

Cornbread Stuffing Muffins with Apple and Pancetta

Every dish is better when served in cute individual portions. Cornbread <i>Stuffing Muffins with Apple and Pancetta</i> are no different. They are easy to …

Slow-Cooker Sunday: 16 Plant-Based Recipes

Most people think of slow cookers for meat stews and braises. And while they're great for that, they're also great for lots of plant-based …