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The Last Temptation

How evangelicals, once culturally confident, became an anxious minority seeking political protection from the least traditionally religious president in living memory<p>One of the most extraordinary things about our current politics—really, one of the most extraordinary developments of recent …


Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …


The Food Lab: The Best Meatloaf

Here's another recipe excerpted from my book, <i>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science</i>. I hope you enjoy it. You can order the book here or on Amazon, and sign up for The Food Lab Newsletter for news about upcoming events.<p>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<p>$33.92from Amazon<p>In …


47 Meaty Super Bowl Snacks You'll Want on Game Day

From chicken wings to meatballs to fajitas, here are 47 satisfyingly meaty snacks for your Super Bowl party.<p>Chicken wings are just the beginning of finger-friendly meaty Super Bowl snacks. Sure, there's the old standby, ribs, and the dip-able pigs in a blanket. But expand your horizon, football …


The One Summer Dish My Friends Keep Asking Me to Make Again

It started a few years ago: I was hosting a group of friends at my family's lake house, and I made some grilled flatbread to go with gazpacho for …

The One Thing I Always Do When Hosting Overnight Guests

For whatever reason, my husband and I host a lot of weekend guests at our house. I'd like to think it's because our friends enjoy our company, but …

Mamma's Chocolate Loaf Cake | Episode 1134

How Weight Watchers evolved from a diet brand into a wellness lifestyle

Three years ago, Weight Watchers was in trouble: The number of sign-ups was down 20 percent, from 3.6 million in 2014 to 2.9 million. Debra Benovitz, …

I tried the ketogenic diet for 30 days. Here's what happened

As a dietitian, my patients ask about a wide variety of diets. One plan has dominated the inquiries lately: the ketogenic diet. Since I've never put …

5 Famous Cooks Share How to Make Vegetables Taste Great

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that Americans are failing bitterly to eat their greens: more than 90% of …

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Michelle Robinson

7 EASY ways to wear a scarf 😍

Spaghetti Squash in a Crock pot

If you are anything like me you find cutting into a squash difficult and hope to not get a good cut in the process. This fall my sister Rhoda gave me …


Best Crockpot Meal I've Tried Yet

<b>You’ll need</b><p>1 (19oz) bag of frozen cheese tortellini<br>1 small bag of fresh spinach (I used about half of a 5 oz package, but more is better!)<br>2 (14.5 oz) …

5 Rules When Making a Super Shake

For those of you who know me I am a big fan of making “super shakes” in order to get a ton of nutrient dense foods in for the day.[...]

24 Essential Kitchen Tricks and Tips

What Kitchen Short Cuts Am I Missing?<p>I have owned a food processor for almost a decade but only recently tried out the cheese grater attachment - and instantly felt like a complete idiot for wasting countless hours of my life grating cheese by hand. I am sure there must be many other techniques i …

Trader Joe’s Is the Only Place I Will Buy These 8 Things

I take my grocery shopping very seriously. I'm not opposed to hitting three or more stores in one trip to get exactly the ingredients I want, at the …


How to Make the Ultimate Cheese Board

15 Recipes That Prove the Pressure Cooker Is Your New Best Friend

What's the deal with pressure cookers? They're time-saving appliances that can cook just about anything in a fraction of the time that a slow cooker can. In case you haven't cooked with one before, allow these recipes to inspire you. From pulled pork to chicken wings and vegetarian mains, a …


This Recipe For Crusty Roasted Fondant Potatoes Will Change Your Food Loving Life

Potatoes are the most versatile vegetable in your kitchen, as they can be used in both sweet and savory dishes, but most will agree the best potato …


Food Network

Fresh cherry tomatoes, corn off the cob, zucchini … this recipe SCREAMS summer. Try smitten kitchen's recipe before the season ends! 🌞

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Your Slow Cooker Can Do What? This Cozy Chicken Dish Will Shake Up Dinner Plans

Cream of chicken soup and fluffy, buttery biscuits can be yours for dinner using only one pot — your slow cooker, that is. This old-fashioned recipe comes from the cookbook <b>Slow Cooker Family Favorites</b>, and it's a keeper. The steam from the soup actually cooks the biscuits on top. Incredible, huh? …


How to Get Clean, Perfect, Beautiful Slices of Pie

<i>Food52 is made up of an amazing community of people who are passionate about every aspect of food, including how to get it onto a plate and into their mouths. Recently, a community member who shall remain anonymous queried the following:</i><p><i>"You have lots of articles about making pies and pie dough and</i> …