Mary Calvert

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Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

Dessert

You’d Never Know These Black Bean Brownies Were Healthy

Decadent, delicious, and so easy to make.<p>I have a bit of an obsession with finding recipes that sneakily swap in good-for-you ingredients. Chocolate …

I Just Hacked a Box of Bisquick and Made the Best Biscuits Ever

I just baked a batch of tender, fluffy, soft-as-a-pillow biscuits, and I didn’t even break a sweat. That’s because I tried a new biscuit-making …

Baking

These Avocado Truffles Look Like the Fruit Too!

We've put avocados in chocolate pudding and Fraps, so what's next? Chocolate truffles! These creamy truffles combine white and dark chocolate with delicious avocados and crunchy pistachios for an out-of-this-world flavor combination. The best part? They even look like tiny avocados! If you're not …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

7 Easy Ways to Make Better Biscuits

The secrets of feather-light, ultra-flaky, bathed-in-butter biscuits from chef Jean-Paul Bourgeois of Blue Smoke<p>When I got a gander at the …

Power Your Morning With 30+ High-Protein Vegan Breakfasts

Vegans won't have a tough time getting enough protein in the morning with these delicious breakfast recipes. From savory to sweet, these breakfasts are all under 400 calories and offer at least 15 grams of protein.

3 Times a Pressure Cooker Is Better than a Slow Cooker (and 3 Times It's Not)

Over the past several years the electric pressure cooker has seen a huge resurgence in popularity. Some cooks have even jumped at the chance to let …

4 Easy Ways to Kickstart Your 2017 Weight-Loss Goals

If you want to shed some pounds, but you’re not into the idea of a complicated diet with hard-to-remember rules, you’ve come to the right place. …

How to Make Tomato Sauce in the Crockpot

Enjoy homemade tomato sauce without all the work. This crockpot recipe requires no peeling, seeding or coring, and tastes better than anything you …

Make pimento cheese balls and baked s'mores dip for a festive holiday party!

It's holiday party time and Zane Holmquist of Park City, Utah's Stein Eriksen Lodge is sharing some seriously festive and easy recipes: baked peppermint s'mores dip (with candy canes for dipping!) and pimento cheese balls with veggies and homemade crackers for dipping. The crackers are easier to …

Cooking

Does the coffee cake you make look (and taste) this good?

By Cathy Barrow<p>, Columnist, Food<p>When I’m visiting, especially for an overnight stay, there’s one hosting gift I turn to every time: coffee cake. Specifically, a familiar-tasting, cinnamon-swirl treat that can hold up for a few days — not that it ever hangs around for that long.<p>Yum Yum Coffee Cake …

Dessert

Awesome DIY Projects: 12 Resources That Most People Throw To Waste

If you’re a hard core prepper, you must be aware of the fact that waste is maybe the worst thing that’s plaguing our modern civilization. There’s …

Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

• Put the onion slices in a 5-quart (or larger) slow cooker, along with the butter, olive oil, salt, and black pepper.<br>• Cover the crockpot and cook on …