Jessica Conrad

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6 Tips for Making Great Salsa

Photo (clockwise from left): Grilled Tomatillos by Taz; Pico de Gallo by jeffreyw; Mango Salsa by Maggie Hoffman<p>Born in pre-Colombian Mexico, this ancient condiment uses every flavor blaster in the New World arsenal—chilies, tomatoes, alliums, citrus, even squash seeds. And if you think salsa comes …

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Sweet and Savory Ways to Use Rhubarb

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: It's time to expand your number of go-to rhubarb recipes.</i><p>When spring finally …

Big Bear + S'mores - Adventures in Cooking

Around mid-October, I begin to pine for the vibrant colors of the Oregon autumn, and look wistfully out the window at the relatively brownish …

Gingersnap cookies

Who wouldn't smile at the smell and sight of freshly baked Christmas cookies? Bake some cookies, make new friends. Be positive and share the …

Kale market salad recipe

A quick and satisfying kale salad by one of the world's favourite healthy food bloggers<p>Cavolo nero is my variety of choice here.<p><i>Serves two to four</i><p><b>For the spring-onion dressing:</b><br>2 spring onions, rinsed and chopped<br>2 tbsp fresh lemon juice<br>80ml (2¾fl oz) extra-virgin olive oil<br>2 tbsp ripe avocado flesh<br>1 …

Caramelized Pear Oven Pancake | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This beautiful oven pancake makes an impressive presentation, but it’s actually super simple to prepare. It’s also a quick way to make pancakes for a group! Preheating the frying pan before adding the fruit and batter gives the pancake a head start, so that once in the oven it billows like a …

Baking

Mocha Coconut Granola

Wednesday morning started like this:<p>5:50 am: alarm<br>6:10 am: let the dog out, start the coffee<br>6:20 am: shower and dress for the gym<br>6:30 am: wake the …

Ginger Tea Latte

We love Colorado. Always have.<p>John and my families both vacationed there when we were growing up, and we honeymooned in Breckenridge for two weeks …

Ginger

Mushroom & Goat Cheese Bruschetta | Williams-Sonoma Taste

These topped toasts are awesome for parties: They make great finger food and look deceptively fancy. All it really takes is a few slices of toasted bread, a slathering of goat cheese, and a topping of sauteed mushrooms — seriously easy and seriously impressive.<p><b>Mushroom & Goat Cheese Bruschetta</b><p>2 …

Fettuccine with Peas, Ricotta & Prosciutto | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Pasta makes an easy and delicious weeknight dinner, especially when dressed according to the season. Make this wholesome sauce in the spring, when you can find fresh peas — it can be assembled in the time it takes to boil the pasta water.<p><b>Fettuccine with Peas, Ricotta & Prosciutto</b><p>Fine sea salt and …

Easy Chocolate Mousse

This recipe for Easy Chocolate Mousse is equally delicious and versatile. Eat it on it’s own, or layer it in a trifle or cake…it’s a creamy no bake …

Dessert

Raw Coconut Bok Choy Spicy Soup

It started raining late last night. Liquid silver falling from the sky. Some would say, liquid gold when you take into account the drought we have …

Mushroom Gyoza Dumpling Recipe {Vegetarian}

Heat the olive oil and sea salt in a skillet over medium low heat. Add the mushrooms and allow them to sweat for several minutes to release all of …

Soysauce

blueberry ice cream with maple and cinnamon

In an attempt to cling onto the last bit of summer I made this vibrant blueberry ice cream. The cinnamon is so mild you can hardly detect it, but its …

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Recipe: Chocolate Caramel Matzo Brittle

Preheat the oven to 375°F and line a baking sheet with aluminum foil or parchment paper. Place the matzo in one layer on the baking sheet, breaking …

Dessert

In Syria, war is woven into childhood

Smooth-cheeked child soldiers hold rifles in a land where cemeteries fill with tiny graves and kids pretend to dodge sniper bullets for fun.<p>Reporting from Aleppo, Syria<p>The baby-faced boy waited patiently for his turn at the small ice cream shop, his Kalashnikov balanced precariously over his …

Barbara Boxer, AIPAC seek to codify Israel's right to discriminate against Americans

A bill introduced by the California Democrat would uniquely exempt Israel from long-standing requirements imposed on all other nations<p><b>(updated below - Update II)</b><p>In order for the US to permit citizens of a foreign country to enter the US without a visa, that country must agree to certain conditions. …