Jennifer Thomsen

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White Chocolate Raspberry Lava Cakes

That raspberry ooze makes me feel some type of way.<p>Raspberry Filling:<p>4 tablespoons raspberry jam<p>4 ounces white chocolate<p>Cake:<p>5 ounces white chocolate<p>½ cup butter, melted (hot)<p>2 eggs<p>2 egg yolks<p>½ cup sugar<p>½ cup flour<p>Butter and flour for ramekins<p>Equipment needed: 4 oven safe ramekins<p>Preheat your oven …

35 Snacks That Prove Italians Do Appetizers Best

When you think "Italian" you may already envision pasta, but there's so much more to the cuisine than that. If you're dreaming up appetizers to serve at a party, permit these Italian palate pleasers to inspire your spread. While most of them lean more toward the traditional route, a few are …

Is Intermittent Fasting Worth It?

After a lifetime of resisting calorie-counting and meal-skipping, food writer Laurie Woolever dips a toe into the "intermittent fasting" trend. Read …

How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

Recipes

10 Crock-Pot Recipes For Beginners That Definitely Don't Taste Simple

I'll be the first to admit that I don't love cooking, but eating out or ordering in every night isn't financially sustainable no matter how much I …

8 easy crockpot recipes that'll help you feel like an adult

We’ll be the first to admit that adulting isn’t easy. We feel like we never have enough time to get everything done, and one thing that has …

I tracked my happiness for a year to get data on how to build a more joyful life

One of the best pieces of advice I got in graduate school was from journalist and entrepreneur Christie Nicholson, who taught a class on business entrepreneurship. Whenever you feel sad or upset or uncomfortable, she told me, lean into that feeling, and try to figure out what’s making you react …

Happiness

17 Pie Cookies and Bars For When You Don't Have Time to Bother With a Crust

You don't always have enough time (or patience) to bake a pie from scratch, and the good news is there are recipes for cookies and bars that taste just as good as a homemade pie, if not better. Plus, cookies and bars are automatically portioned and ideal for sharing at any holiday gathering, making …