Matt Fitzgerald

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The Healthiest Frozen Pizza You Can Buy

Sorry, but a pizza pie isn’t what nutritionists and doctors meant when they said to incorporate <i>well-rounded</i> foods in your diet.<p>Yes, it’s irresistibly …

San Francisco

What Does a 1,200-Calorie Diet Look Like?

Losing weight is about calories in versus calories out. Although how much you need to eat each day varies based on your height, weight and activity …

Later, Soup—3 Nourishing Superfood Bowls That Look (and Taste) Like Spring

Superfood bowls might have gained social media attention thanks to their colorful, aesthetically pleasing allure, but there's more to this food trend …

Recipes

10 Guinness Recipes That are Perfect for St. Patrick's Day

We all love a good pour—but if you’re not cooking with Guinness, you’re missing out on a world of possibilities, both sweet and savory. The malty …

If You Want to Lose Weight and Still Eat Pasta, These 2 Photos Are a Must See

Living without pasta is no way to live! Even if you're trying to lose weight, including your favorite foods can actually satiate your cravings, prevent binges, and help you reach your weight-loss goals faster.<p>That being said, your dinner shouldn't be half your daily calories! The bowl of pasta on …

Recipes

The Best Teas for Energy, Stress, Sleep, Digestion, and More

Whether you're dragging your heels, enduring tummy woes, facing a restless night, or feeling frazzled, there's a tea for that. From calming chamomile …

Healthy Zuppa Toscana

1. Heat the oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add the sausage and cook on all sides until browned, about 5 minutes. Transfer to a plate.<p>2. …

Potato-Bacon Hash

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook bacon in a large cast-iron skillet over medium until crispy, 10 to 12 minutes, turning often. Transfer to a plate lined with …

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

Is Cauliflower Carbonara Really Carbonara? Well, No—But It’s Genius

Though this is a pasta hugged by cream sauce—with all the warm, fuzzy feelings such a thing has to offer—it’s made mostly of vegetables, with no cream or egg. You’d counterintuitively call this cream-saucy pasta <i>light</i>—<i>fresh</i>, even. But would you call it carbonara?<p>It’s all in the cauliflower. We’ve …

Recipes

7 Delicious Brussels Sprout Recipes

Brussels sprouts are more than just yummy—they're also packed with vitamins, cancer-preventing phytonutrients, and heart-healthy fiber. Check out …

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. We’re wrapping it up here, the whole Thanksgiving dance, putting up turkey stock in …

Soy-wasabi butter mushrooms—5 ingredients, 10 minutes, instant classic

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>This was the year we …

What Is Quinoa (and Why You Should Be Eating It Right Now)

<b>Often referred to as a grain or even as a “super-grain,” quinoa is neither.</b> Classified as a pseudocereal or pseudograin, <b>quinoa is plant-derived</b> and …

Quinoa

Can You Turn Fat into Muscle?

Simply put, your body can't turn fat into muscle. And the reverse is also true: Your body can't turn muscle into fat, either.<p>The reason? Fat and …

Sunday Strategist: A Week of Healthy Dinners - August 14 - 18

If you like having a healthy meal plan but want something customized to your dietary or caloric needs, check out The Cooking Light Diet. It’s a …

Luxury resort offers spa days, horseback riding and prostitutes

A brothel in Colombia is branching out into the luxury travel market, with its own “holiday sex resort.”<p>The Good Girls Sex Resort in Cali, Colombia, …

This Upside-Down Peanut Butter Banana Toast Is Gonna Change Your Life

FRENCH. TOAST. FORVER.<p>1 stale baguette<p>4 eggs<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 teaspoon cinnamon<p>¼ cup unsalted butter<p>1 cup brown sugar<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup peanut butter<p>1 large banana, sliced<p>1. Preheat oven to 375˚F/190˚C.<p>2. On a cutting board, cut the baguette in half lengthwise, and slice into …

Breakfast

5 Tips from Around the World for Making a Better Pot Roast

When we hear the words "pot roast," many of us think of the Sunday classic — a hunk of braised beef swimming in gravy and surrounded by tender …

How to Make the Jammiest Ramen Egg Ever

That jammy (soft-boiled) egg you get in your ramen is good just about anywhere else.<p>Six and a half minutes. Not six. Not seven. Six minutes and 30 seconds. That’s how we like our jammy-yolked, peel-and-eat soft-boiled egg. (Distinct from the eaten-in-the-shell-with-toast-soldiers kind, though we …

Eggs

How to Make Hard-Boiled Eggs You Can Actually Peel

By Chris Morocco, Amiel Stanek<p>Find yourself screaming in agony every time you have to peel an egg? Not anymore, friends.<p>Some say that a hard-boiled egg is neither hard nor boiled, but we disagree. You need to maintain a gentle boil to ensure that the water you’re cooking in is the proper …

Eggs