Laura Hagemeier

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29 Awesome First Date Ideas That Don’t Involve Sitting at a Bar

Why do first dates seem to be an endless cycle of grabbing drinks or (gasp!) dinner at bars and restaurants we’ve been to dozens of times before? …

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50 Icebreaker Questions You Can Ask At A Party That Aren’t “So What Do You Do?”

1. Are you over Mufasa’s death yet? Because I am not.<p>2. If you had to choose between being Meryl Streep or being happy, what would you choose?<p>3. So …

25 Hershey's Kisses Recipes That'll Get You Chocolate Wasted

There's something so special about a kiss: It's personal, it's sweet and when it's made out of chocolate, it's positively delicious. Hershey's Kisses always deliver on all three counts; their iconic silver foil is a pleasure to unwrap and you can be sure of a consistent chocolate flavor every …

5 Hearty Soups and Stews to Warm You Up

<b>1. White Chicken Chili</b><p>I've tried many white chicken chili recipes over the years, but none as satisfying as this one. The best part is that it's made with a rotisserie chicken, which makes it a one-pot meal you can have on the dinner table in under an hour. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chicken & Matzo Ball …

RecipeGirl Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies - RecipeGirl

1. Whisk the flour, granulated sugar, cocoa, baking powder, and salt in a bowl to combine.<p>2. Beat the cream cheese and butter in a large bowl with an …

5 Superb Vodka Drinks You Need to Taste to Believe

It’s time to revamp your vodka view. If you still think this clear spirit is only a gateway drug to tipsy-town for inexperienced drinkers, think …

Pumpkin Pecan Scones with Brown Butter Glaze

<b>Pumpkin Pecan Scones with Brown Butter Glaze</b><p>makes about 12 scones<p>recipe adapted from Mockingbird Bakery<p>3 cups all-purpose flour<p>2/3 cup packed light …

Oatmeal Cookie Granola

I always have the best intentions of making myself some sort of celery and grapefruit juice for breakfast. Maybe a green smoothie… with extra green. …

Cookies & Cream No-Bake Chex Bars (Gluten-Free)

<i>Cookies & Cream No-Bake Chex Bars are quick, gluten-free, sweet, and ooey-gooey.</i><p>One of the things I miss about working in an office is treat day. Is …

Honeycrisp Salad with Crispy Sage and Maple Vinaigrette

Honeycrisp Salad with Crispy Sage and Maple Vinaigrette.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 18, 2014 61<p>I swear this isn’t the most boring salad that it appears to …

Creamy Caprese Pasta

Creamy Caprese Pasta.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 16, 2011 279<p>Sigh.<p>It’s Monday.<p>I know.<p>MY OTHER RECIPES<p>You probably don’t have a smile on your face. Maybe you …

Indian Inspired Butter Chicken Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 805

Sweet Corn and Squash Fritters With Avocado Crema From 'Vibrant Food'

It's my opinion that fresh, sweet corn should be incorporated into pretty much every meal in the summertime. So as soon as I saw these bodaciously corn-y fritters in Kimberley Hasselbrink's new cookbook, <i>Vibrant Food</i>, I knew I'd be making and devouring them as soon as possible. Bound with just a …

Mom’s Homemade Macaroni Salad Recipe

Homemade Macaroni Salad<p>When you have a week straight of over 100° temps, you start looking for cooler things to make. My mother whipped up this …

Recipes

Balsamic Vegetable Skewers Recipe

Balsamic vinaigrette adds a tanginess to fresh vegetables that have been skewered and grilled until lightly charred.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>We carefully chose vegetables that are firm enough to stay on the skewers during grilling, and left off those that aren't (like eggplant).<br>• Cutting the vegetables …

Your New Summer Pasta: Orecchiette with Zucchini, Tomato, and Ricotta

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: A fresh, summery dish from Puglia that's ready in the time it takes to boil pasta.</i><p>Typical of Puglia and its neighbor, Basilicata, orecchiette and …

Loving Dad Creates Adorable Lunchbox Meals For His Two Children

<b>Loving parents</b> creating amazing lunchbox art get the thumbs-up around these quarters–just check out New York City-based lawyer Gamene and graphic …

Best Ever Chocolate Oatmeal No-Bake Bars {Clean-Eating}

So, I saw this recipe on Pinterest and immediately knew I wanted to try it. But I took awhile to get around to it.<p>However, the other day, my friend …

Good-For-You Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge

Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge<p>1 cup natural peanut butter<br>• 4 Tablespoons coconut oil<br>• 1 1/2 Tablespoons maple syrup<br>• 4 ounces quality dark chocolate (I used …

Easy Coconut Shrimp Curry Recipe (with video)

Coconut shrimp curry is one of those quick and easy weeknight dishes. Unadorned, but so satisfying. Convenient too, if you, like me, happen to keep a …

Meat Lite: Butternut Squash Lasagna With Bacon-Braised Greens and Béchamel

My mom, the woman from whom I learned my way around a kitchen, is a fantastic cook with great instincts, but there are a few differences in our styles. For one, her kitchen soon looks like the scene of a bomb explosion each and every time she prepares any kind of food, with dirty spoons here and …

Buttery Almond Stuffed Morning Buns

<i>I wrote this post as part of the Plugrá Butter Brigade. Thanks, Plugrá, for sponsoring this post and for making my favorite butter!</i><p>Mike and I …

Pesto Grilled Shrimp

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Marinate Time</b>:<p>20 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>40 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 4<p>Light fresh and summery basil pesto marinated grilled …