Lisa Ritter

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No-Noodle Eggplant Lasagna

From: EatingWell.com, July 2018<p>Satisfy your craving for cheesy, indulgent lasagna with this noodle-less version. Roasted eggplant slices stand in for …

Food

Shrimp Boil Vegetable Bowls Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare an ice bath: Fill a large bowl with ice; fill bowl three-fourths full with cold water.<p>Step 2<p>Prepare potatoes in microwave …

Recipes

The Best Zucchini Recipes — Recipes from The Kitchn

Every summer there are certain things that are inevitable: a serious increase in Popsicle and ice cream consumption, meal plans filled with no-heat …

Ice Cream

These Tips Turn Frozen Vegetables into Amazing Meals

If you ask me, frozen vegetables are the ultimate convenience food. Not only will they help keep your weekly food budget in check, but they also …

Healthy Eating

The 10 Most-Saved Summer Dinners Our Readers Love

Summer dinners are all about ease. When it's this hot out and there are so many other things I'd rather be doing than cook (like go to the beach!), …

Cooking

This wholesome zucchini bread will inspire you to seize the day

<b>(Ty Mecham/Food52)</b><p>Make your morning glorious with a zucchini bread that has hearty, nourishing ingredients<p>Emma Laperruque<p>July 15, 2018 6:59pm (UTC)<p><i>This story first appeared on Food52, an online community that gives you everything you need for a happier kitchen and home – that means tested recipes,</i> …

Breakfast

Baba Ghanoush Recipe

"This wonderful dip is made with roasted eggplant, tahini, lemon and lots of roasted garlic. Even if you don't usually like eggplant, you just may …

Recipes

Greek Pasta Salad Recipe

Packed with fresh tomatoes, peppers, and cucumbers—not to mention Kalamata olives and feta cheese—this pasta salad has all the flavor of your …

Food

Simple Vegan Pesto Zoodles

From: EatingWell.com, July 2018<p>Zucchini noodles, or "zoodles," are a gluten-free, low-calorie substitute for traditional pasta in this easy and fresh …

Food

Baked Zucchini Wedges

The pizza of vegetable dishes<p>Sooner or later, you’re going to want to get zucchini into the mouths of babes. Those babes would be your children: The vegetable haters, the ones who treat all things green with suspicion. You could fry it, of course. But that turns nice, nutritious vegetables into …

Recipes

The Best Recipes from Virginia

We found the best recipes from Virginia—all submitted by local home cooks. From fresh seafood to comforting peanut pie, these recipes will give you a …

Cooking

9 New True Crime Books That Should Definitely Be Movies

True crime has always been popular, but it seems to have become <i>wildly</i> popular genre over the last few years. Every week, it seems, a new true crime …

Crime

I Love This Sandwich at Least as Much as My Actual Children

A weekly dispatch from Bon Appétit food director Carla Lalli Music.<p><i>Every Wednesday night,</i> Bon Appétit <i>food director Carla Lalli Music takes over our newsletter with a sleeper-hit recipe from the Test Kitchen vault. It gets better: If you sign up for our newsletter, you’ll get this letter before</i> …

Cooking

Tomato, Corn and Avocado Salsa Recipe

"This salsa is quick and easy to make. It's colorful and most important, it's delicious! Whenever I take it to a party, I bring the recipe along …

Recipes

Grilled Shrimp Scampi in a Foil Packet

A super-fast, simple and summery version of shrimp scampi -- with no chasing your shrimp around the grill or dropping it through the grates. Plus, …

Seafood

21 Healthy Ways to Put Your Slow Cooker to Work Every Day This Summer

If you actually want to take advantage of all those Summer relaxation vibes, don't put your slow cooker away. You can use it to get healthier by cooking meals without spending hot and humid days over a stove or grill.<p>Slow cookers aren't just great for Winter comfort foods like stews and soups. They …

Cooking

10 Smart Slow Cooker Dinners for Lazy Cooks — Recipes from The Kitchn

During summer I rely on my slow cooker more than ever. It's a staple during my weekend meal prep sessions, a must for cookouts and BBQs, and, most of …

Cooking

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

"Impress your friends with this Hummingbird Cake--a recipe that has been passed down through many generations. If desired, crush additional nuts and …

Dessert

Banish Dry Chicken Forever with This Easy Homemade Marinade

What if I told you that all the stress of grilling could be removed with one marinade? You'd totally be making that marinade tonight, wouldn't you? …

BBQ

Peach Sangria

Now Playing<p>Grilled Sheet Pan Paella 00:48<p>A grill and a sheet pan are all you need to whip up paella for a crowd.<p>Now Playing<p>Ice Cream in a Bag …

Ice Cream

Marinated, Grilled Summer Vegetables

These flavor-packed grilled summer vegetables utilize what we refer to as our “Master Marinade” to wake up all of the fresh flavors of the veggies …

Cooking

Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala Recipe

"This is a very quick, easy, and tasty version of the national dish of the UK! Try it once and you'll make it time and again. Serve over basmati …

Recipes

Easy Loaded Baked Omelet Muffins

From: EatingWell.com, June 2018<p>Protein-packed omelet muffins, or baked mini omelets, are a perfect breakfast for busy mornings. Make a batch ahead …

Breakfast

The Greatest Coleslaw I've Ever Had - Chowhound

Who spends time thinking of coleslaw? Well, I do. That probably has something to do with the fact that I’ve had the best coleslaw there is. So, since …

Cooking

5 Steps to Laundry Appliance Shopping Success

CR test engineer Richard Handel, who oversees our washer and dryer testing, puts every machine we rate through a battery of tests in our laundry …

Home Improvement

Pumpkin Bars

The spice levels in these bars are top notch but, honestly, I'm here for the cream cheese frosting.<p>Directions<p>Preheat oven to 350° and spray a …

Dessert

A Week of Healthy Meal Prep: July 2-6

Each week, we’re bringing you 5 weeknight recipes you can make in 45 minutes or less. To make it even easier, we’re helping you meal prep! Sign up …

Cooking

In Search of Fatima Lakhani, Whose Cookbook Changed the Way My Family Ate

Who was the woman who quietly shaped the food on our Indian table?<p>My father had triple open heart surgery in the fall of 2003, when I was 10 and he was just shy of 52. It was a long time coming: He’d been chain-smoking since the age of 14, and at his worst, he demolished three packs a day. The …

Indian Recipes

10 Three-Ingredient Cocktail Recipes You Need To Try This Summer

Nothing is more refreshing on a hot summer day than a tall glass of delicious cocktail. So, beat the heat in style with these three-ingredient summer sips you can make in a jiffy:<p><b>1. Cucumber Lime Margarita</b><p>This skinny no-hangover cocktail makes for a picture-perfect boozy treat that you can enjoy by …

Recipes

Roasted Eggplant Fillets [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes