Ivy Silverton

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How to cook perfect roast potatoes: the golden rules

For some a roast can be seen as an enormously elaborate excuse for a tray of roast potatoes: done right, they are a glimpse of heaven. The trick is to find the point at which fat, salt and heat combine to turn raw tubers into crunchy, fluffy goodness.<p><b>The variety</b><p>Start with a floury, starchy spud …

Cooking

31 Vegetarian Recipes So Satisfying You’ll Want to Go Meatless for an Entire Month

Whether you’ve been a vegetarian for years, are just starting to think about going meatless, or simply looking for a few more veggie meals, get …

The Healthy Gooey Black Bean Chocolate Mud Cake!

Yes, there are lilacs in these pictures so I’ve obviously been longing to share this recipe with you ever since early summer. Life happens, projects …

Dessert

Kick That Seamless Habit — 10 Healthy Lunches You CAN Make

Sometimes, we look at our takeout orders and realize just how much we're paying for what could be defined as junk food. Food trucks and deli meals …

10 Houseplants That Can Survive Even The Darkest Corner

These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already crowded windowsill.<p>These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already crowded windowsill.

How to make the perfect egg mayonnaise sandwich

If it’s true you only regret the things you don’t do (thanks, Sporty Spice), I’m looking forward to a fair few spectral egg mayonnaise sandwiches flitting accusingly above my deathbed. Thanks to a combination of infantile egg-related squeamishness and a (continuing and, I believe, righteous) …

Eggs

Quinoa Breakfast Recipes That'll Start Your Day Off Right

Turbo charge your mornings with a healthy boost.<p>By now, most of us know what quinoa is. We know how to make it nice and fluffy. We know it's a complete vegetarian protein. And we know, for the most part, how to pronounce this South American grain. But not many of us know how to incorporate it into …

Breakfast

Crave-Worthy Carrot Cake Recipes

We find ourselves coming back to this classic loaf again and again. It hits all the right spots when we're struck by a carrot cake craving.

Cake

Over 30 Recipes to Reduce Kitchen Waste

<i>Even if you’re doing your best to cook root-to-leaf and nose-to-tail, there are probably still some edible bits you’re missing.</i><p><i>Today: Three dozen recipes to make sure your kitchen scraps don't get scrapped.</i><p>If you cook, you're going to end up with kitchen scraps. And whether your goal is to reduce …

Cooking

27 Sandwich Ideas You Probably Haven't Thought of Yet

Don't waste an inch of that bakery bread—these 27 sandwich ideas will help you eat your way through the entire loaf without getting bored.<p>If you've ever been tempted by a freshly-made loaf of bakery bread during a weekend shopping trip, you know how quickly yeasty, carby nirvana can turn into …

Food

What Meat? This Salad Will Steal the Show at Your Next Barbecue

When editor in chief Adam Rapoport throws a barbecue, it's the salad—not the meat—that has people going back for seconds and thirds.<p>Last summer, when my wife left town on a work trip, I decided to throw a backyard barbecue, complete with a roaring charcoal grill and bone-in rib eyes as thick as …

Food

28 Yogurt Upgrades You Should Eat for Breakfast Every Damn Day

These sweet and savory mix ins keep yogurt exciting.<p><i>This story is part of the 2018 Feel Good Food Plan, our two-week mind-body-belly plan for starting the year off right.</i><p>Yogurt is one of our favorite weekday breakfasts. It's fast, it's healthy, and it's filling. But what we love most is how …

Healthy Eating

18 Crostini Creations to Serve at Every Summer Party

If you’re on the hunt for a crowd-pleasing appetizer to serve at your next summer shower or pool party, look no further than crostini. Topped with some of our favorite fruits and veggies, these scrumptious snacks are sure to satisfy guests’ cravings for fresh watermelon, corn, peaches and so much …

HugeDomains.com - HomesCooking.com is for sale (Homes Cooking)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Meal planning ideas and budget menus: save money and eat healthier!

Meal Planning Ideas for Creating Dinner on a Budget<p>meal planning ideas<p><i>Making use of these meal planning ideas will help you to come up with a meal</i> …

Personal Finance

Salted Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Well, it’s officially January 16th. I gave the whole no sugar thing a serious run for 15 whole days. And now, I’m giving in. I mean what’s life …

Dessert

The Best Effing Spinach Salad Recipe Ever — Seriously

<i>The following post was originally featured on Alexandra's Kitchen and written by Alexandra Stafford, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Food.</i><p>Despite being inundated with CSA greens, I found myself returning from the co-op this week with Wellington's spinach, a big bag of emerald green, crinkly, and …

The Perfect Mix of Meals for Day 1 of Your Weight-Loss Mission

<b>2. Artichoke</b><br>Fiber-rich 'chokes help you slow down (peeling and scraping the flesh from each leaf takes time), which keeps you from overdoing it.<p><b>3. Oats</b><br>One recent study found that eating this hearty grain every day can lower BMI and may help whittle belly bulge.<p><b>4. Beets</b><br>Certain compounds in the sweet …

BBQ Recipes That Are Sure To Impress Your Guests

Few things taste more like summer than good old-fashioned BBQ. Because regardless of whether you’re enjoying BBQ wings, chicken, burgers, or pork, …

BBQ

Instead of Throwing Away Your Greens, Make Them into "Meatballs"

<i>We're serious about keeping farmers market produce on the menu all year long. Alexandra Stafford of Alexandra Kitchen shows us how to store, prep, and make the most of it, without wasting a scrap.</i><p><i>Today: Hold onto your carrot tops! And onion tops! And turnip tops! And beet greens, too. You can turn</i> …

Food

9 Tricks to Make Cooking for One Suck Less

Shares 1.3K<p>Photo: Pond5<p>Real talk: Cooking for yourself can be tough. Especially when ordering takeout seems more appealing than tackling the slew of …

Movie Review - Maggie (2015)

<b>Maggie</b>, 2015.<p>Directed by Henry Hobson.<br>Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Abigail Breslin and Joely Richardson.<p><b>SYNOPSIS:</b><p>A teenage girl in the Midwest …

Cake Porn Alert! Even If You're Rubbish At Baking You Need To Follow These Blogs

Life<p>by Lucy Dunn | 08 05 2015<p>Katherine Sabbath Cakes<p>Why You Need To Follow These Cake Blogs (Even If You Don't Bake)<p>Cakes galore<p>When it comes to …

Dessert

10 Mother's Day Desserts To Show Mom How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By Her

(Shutterstock / Glenn Young)<p>Now's the time to think about how we can thank our moms for all they do. While there's very little to say and do that can repay her years of care and unconditional love -- after all, being a mom is the world's toughest job -- what better way to express our love than …

Chicken Adobo with Rice + Super Fudgy Brownies

<i>Tonight: A</i> <i>dinner that lets you whip up brownies while your chicken slow-cooks—all in under an hour of prep time.</i><p>There is something timeless about serving a chicken dinner with brownies for dessert. It’s a comforting combination that feels like a parental embrace but gives you the freedom of being …

Cooking

Make Your Weekday Mornings Easier: Make Muffin-Tin Eggs

A Pinterest-worthy egg breakfast that's easy enough to make on a weekday.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s a chance to eat</i> …

Breakfast

Veggie Burger

4 Servings<p>Refrigerated resting is key to these burgers’ success. Air-chilling helps dry the burgers out slightly so they stick together in the skillet.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup wheat berries<p>Kosher salt<p>½ ounce dried porcini mushrooms<p>4 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 shallot, finely chopped<p>8 ounces …

Mushrooms

jelly doughnuts

I have been promising you a recipe for homemade jelly doughnuts for as many Hanukahs as this site has been in existence, which is to say 9, including …