I once worked in a basement kitchen that could drop down to 50° F in winter, chilling cookie doughs and cake batters to the extent they couldn’t be creamed. As a workaround, I often warmed my sugar in
Hearty ways to get a head start. Choosing between sleeping in and eating a filling and nutritious protein-packed breakfast is like having to choose between Netflix and Hulu—it shouldn't have to be done.
Slaw is the unsung hero of the cookout world. With all of the pasta salads, dips, and deviled eggs gracing the buffet line, you may have thought that it would be easy to bypass a bowl of raw cabbage and
I'm particularly aware of this, because my daughter Eliza is graduating from high school in two weeks. The days are long, but the years are short. I'm trying to hold back the urge to follow her around
There's a saying that children are the future. If you're a parent, or are considering becoming a parent sometime in the future, you should give some thought to how you would raise your offspring to become
Even realtors know that there’s nothing that makes a house feel like a home as much as the smell of fresh baked goods. That’s why they always use cookie-scented candles or pop a pie in the oven right showing
All the sweetness, without all that extra junk. There’s no getting around it, sooner or later the craving for something sweet is going to hit. And when it does, be ready with the best healthy dessert out
Thin, delicate pancakes, stuffed with sweet or savory fillings, crepes are as good for dinner as they are for breakfast—and remarkably quick and easy. [Photographs: J. Kenji López-Alt] Pancakes are simple.
When Caitlin Kruse of The Mama Notes and her husband purchased their first home, their dark, windowless bathroom in the hallway was at the top of their renovation list. With some savvy shopping and design
By Phyllis Fagell When my girlfriends and I share stories about our first jobs, we shake our heads at our meekness. Susan recalls her boss at a company in Paris. “She would fly off the handle at the smallest
If you're sipping on a smoothie in the morning to lose weight, don't just throw a million healthy ingredients into the blender and hope for the best! It needs to follow this formula for weight loss. You
The big feast is behind us, but there are still hungry houseguests to feed. Treat your company to a homemade brunch, from an elegant spinach and cheese strata to muffins bursting with fresh blueberries.