Maria Chammas

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15 Chinese Food Recipes That Taste Better Than Takeout

Ditch the kung pao with these easy recipes.<p>February 05, 2018<p>Sometimes I just want to sit in front of Netflix and eat boxes of takeout while I …

Food & Dining

One Perfect Cake, Unlimited Ways to Customize It

I love an everyday cake. Not necessarily a cake that you eat every single day—just one that you <i>could</i>, and one that doesn’t require much fanfare or intense grocery shopping. One that you can whip up with ease, even on a Tuesday; one that you’d be proud to take to a dinner party; one that is low-key …

Our Most Popular Desserts of 2017

I believe in dessert, always. And no matter the occasion, be it a holiday, potluck, or random Wednesday night, I skew towards no-fuss desserts that …

Dessert

9 Stressful Things You Need to Stop Tolerating--if You Want to Be Successful | Inc.com

There are many things that can stress us out, especially when we want to create our own success stories.<p>Unfortunately, most of us end up tolerating some of our own bad habits, even though they cause much of the stress we experience.<p>So what are the stressful habits we need to stop tolerating? Here …

Self-improvement

The 10 Cakes You Should Bake This Summer

If there is one time it's worth heating up the oven during summer, it's for the promise of cake — especially one that highlights the season's fresh …

Dessert

Surprising ways to beat anxiety and become mentally strong – according to science

Do you have anxiety? Have you tried just about everything to get over it, but it just keeps coming back? Perhaps you thought you had got over it, …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

Baking

16 Healthy and Easy Ways to Use Overripe Bananas

On the one hand, bananas are incredibly convenient: They come naturally pre-packaged in a protective peel, they're cheap, and they're available …

Breakfast

Outstanding Pasta Salad Recipes, Because You Deserve Better

Give pasta salad the makeover it deserves.<p>Pasta salad draws to mind images of sad, cold noodles, haphazardly chopped veggies and maybe some diced ham packed into a plastic tub. It’s filling, it’s fine, but it’s not even remotely exciting. It shouldn’t be that way though, because pasta is delicious, …

Healthy Eating

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Homemade Ranch Dressing

For as long as I can remember, I’ve started dinner with a salad. It was, and still is, a daily tradition in the home I grew up in, and I’ve continued …

Food

Jalapeno and Avocado Greek Yogurt Dressing

Delicious and Creamy Jalapeno and Avocado Greek Yogurt Dressing!<p>I am a huge fan of avocados and jalapenos, so I decided it was time to combine them …

Sweet and Spicy Mango Dipping Sauce |Condiment and Dressing

Summer is coming to an end and I am trying my best to try out recipes with the ingredients that are exclusive in this season. Mango is somewhat …

Mango

Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

5 from 1 vote<p>Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing<p>Prep Time<p>5 mins<p>A thick and creamy salad dressing made with buttermilk, herbs and mayonnaise this uses …

Food

Easy Roasted-Garlic Focaccia Recipe

This garlic focaccia is a riff on garlic bread, complete with roasted garlic cloves studded throughout and garlic butter brushed across the top. It takes only a few minutes of real work and produces soft, tender, chewy focaccia that's as good as any you've tasted.<p>Why It Works<p>Two layers of garlic …

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The Key to Well-Behaved Kids Isn't Punishment. It's Discipline, and There's a Big Difference.

Those blue and red permanent markers, hidden in the kitchen drawer, are too tempting. Your child remembers seeing you stash them there, and one …

Queen Elizabeth's Favorite Cake: Chocolate Biscuit Cake

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Cake<p>1/2 teaspoon butter, for greasing the pan<br>• 8 ounces Rich tea biscuits or sweet cookies<br>• 4 ounces unsalted butter, softened<br>• 4 ounces granulated sugar<br>• 4 ounces dark chocolate<br>• 1 egg<p>Icing<p>8 ounces dark chocolate, for coating<br>• 1 ounce chocolate, for decoration<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. Lightly grease a …

11 Brunch Ideas To Get Things Hoppin' This Easter

Why are we pumped for April 1, 2018? No, not just because it's Easter and we love eating egg-shaped candy from pastel-colored wicker baskets. We're …

Breakfast

Why does every woman I know say she’s exhausted?

In a few short years it seems like every woman I know, and many of the ones I treat, have gone from saying, “I’m so busy” to “I’m so tired.” And it’s …

Teriyaki salmon stir-fry with wasabi-fried rice - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>4 tbsp teriyaki sauce<br>• Zest and juice of 1 lime<br>• 3 tsp wasabi powder (we like Clearspring Wasabi powder from Sainsbury’s, Waitrose and delis)<br>• 2 …

Culinary travel via the eggplant? Yes, that’s the ticket.

Is there someone in your life who doesn’t like eggplant? The fruit we treat as a vegetable has its haters. Here’s the thing: It’s prepared in so many ways by so many different cuisines that you’re bound to find a game-changer of a dish.<p>Take a trip via our Recipe Finder, starting in your own …

Eggplant

Honey Mustard Baked Chicken Thighs Recipe

A new post from She Wears Many Hats.Slightly spicy and subtly sweet, this delicious golden brown <b>Honey Mustard Baked Chicken Thighs recipe</b> is quick …

Cooking

17 Cheat Sheets Every Home Cook Should Know About

From baking hacks, to perfect pastas, to slow cooker shortcuts.

Cooking

Greek-Style Grilled Chicken With Oregano, Garlic, Lemon, and Olive Oil Recipe

A whole chicken gets the Greek treatment with a simple marinade of olive oil and lemon along with plenty of garlic and oregano. The key to the juiciest meat and crispest skin? Butterflying the chicken and cooking it low and slow before finishing with a sear to crisp up the skin.<p>Serious …

Game-Changing Guacamole Recipes

POMEGRANATE & MANGO<p>This zesty dip is a fruit-lover’s dream. And with feta cheese and just a hint of garlic, it’s bursting with flavor.<p>CAJUN SHRIMP<p>Who …

Healthy Eating

10 lunches to make for work without actually cooking ANYTHING

You know the scene: You <i>tried</i> to get up early enough to make a filling, healthy lunch for work, but then your dog got sick, or your kid had a …

A 15-Minute Vinyasa Flow That Eases Neck Pain and Tension

A bad night's sleep, a killer upper-body workout, a long day hunched over your desk—whatever causes your neck pain and tension, you need relief fast. …

These 14 Boozy Poke Cake Recipes Will MAKE Your Day

Sheet cake is always a tasty treat — especially when you need to feed a crowd. But nothing WOWs like a poke cake, and they’re easy-peasy to make. Just bake as usual, poke holes in it, then pour syrup over the top. Dessert doesn’t get any better than this unless, wait for it, that syrup has a bit of …

Meatloaf with Awesome Sauce

Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F. Grease the bottom of an 8- by 12-inch baking pan with the butter.<p>For the meatloaf: Mix together the chuck, …

Onions