Meg Meyer

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These 6 Vegetables Are Jerks; Here's How to Make Them Nicer

Artichokes, fava beans, morel mushrooms…some of our favorite vegetables are actually big jerks. Learn how to prep the trickiest, prickliest, and grittiest veggies with these tips.<p>We wait all winter for the first signs of life to pop up at our green markets and farm stands. After a winter of root …

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Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

How To Get Your Flight Attendant To Love You

Ever wondered how to get that extra bag of pretzels during a flight?<p>Flight attendants have a lot of power in the skies, and it turns out some simple, easy-to-follow rules can be the difference between a stressful travel experience and an extra pleasant one.<p>While most airlines prohibit flight …

10 Recipes You Loved in April

From a truly epic steak to a truly amazing key lime pie, these were the 10 recipes you loved the most this month.<p><b>From a truly epic steak to an amazing bread pudding</b>, these were the 10 recipes you loved the most this month.

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Rowing Team Gets "Attacked" by Asian Carp

If you’ve ever spent time on or near an Asian carp-infested waterway, then it’s likely you’re well aware of the species’ unusual penchant for leaping …

Clinton kicks off 2016 campaign online, heads next to Iowa

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton jumped back into presidential politics on Sunday, making a much-awaited announcement she will again seek the …

7 Common Houseplant Afflictions & How to Cure Them All

As with all living things, even the hardiest plants require care, and strategies can vary quite a bit. As a new plant parent you have to get to know your plant: how tough it is or isn't, how much water it really craves, and if it prefers classical music or a perhaps an 80s throwback (or maybe …

Rev Run's comfort food: Shrimp and rice, grilled banana split

Celebrate family by cooking some comforting meals together. Rev Run, the frontman of the legendary hip-hop trio Run D.M.C., now shares delicious family meals alongside his wife, Justine Simmons, on "Rev Run's Sunday Suppers" on The Cooking Channel. Try his easy shrimp and rice and a decadent …

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig most reliable for weight loss, study says

Dieters looking to maximize their chances for long-term weight loss should consider trying Jenny Craig or Weight Watchers, according to a new review of clinical trials.<p>People who used the Jenny Craig program lost 4.9% more weight after one year than their counterparts, who only got dieting …

BA Party Mix

12 cups<p>December 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 cups Bugles (original flavor)<p>3 cups whole wheat sesame pretzel rounds or other small pretzels<p>2 cups roasted unsalted peanuts<p>1 cup raw shelled pumpkin seeds (pepitas)<p>1 cup store-bought roasted green peas (not wasabi flavor)<p>6 tablespoons (3/4 stick) unsalted …

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Roasted Broccoli and Cauliflower: Simple for the Side by Food Fanatic on Epicurious Community Table<p>See more<p>Roasted Vegetables, 5 Easy Ways<p>Add one or …

Why You Should Be Deep-Frying Your $50 Steak (We're Not Kidding)

Don't be afraid to cook that $50 porterhouse steak—this method is fool-proof.<p>We get it: Cooking a steak can be intimidating. Especially a $50 steak. But this technique, from H. Alexander Talbot and Aki Kamozawa, the genius folks behind cooking blog Ideas in Food, is fool-proof. Read on for 8 steps …

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Prosecutor: Germanwings Co-Pilot Appears To Have Crashed Plane Deliberately

PARIS/SEYNE-LES-ALPES, March 26 (Reuters) - A young German co-pilot locked himself alone in the cockpit of Germanwings flight 9525 and set it on course to crash into an Alpine mountain, killing all 150 people on board including himself, prosecutors said on Thursday.<p>French prosecutors offered no …

Lawyer for Pakistani doctor who helped CIA find Osama bin Laden shot dead

A Pakistani lawyer under death threats for defending a doctor who helped CIA agents hunt al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was shot dead on Tuesday, police said.<p>Samiullah Afridi represented Dr Shakil Afridi, who was jailed in 2012 for 33 years for running a fake vaccination campaign believed to have …

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9 Sensational Sides That Will Dress Up Any Dish

Side dishes are often an afterthought, but they can be just as memorable as the main course. These sensational sides will have people scrambling for seconds.<p><b>1. Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Butter</b><p>Build a meal around this flavorful broccoli. The florets are tossed in a sweet, spicy, and smoky …

This Man Is Trying To Eat And Review Every Dollar Slice Of Pizza In New York City

When it comes to rating cheap pizza, the buck stops here.<p>In a new video by Elite Daily, culinary hero Francisco Balagtas gives the lowdown on his mission to review every dollar pizza joint in New York City.<p>That means he'll have to eat hundreds of low-budget slices. Pass the Prilosec.<p>Using grades …

Make a Better Baked Pasta With These Can't-Ignore Tips

Baked pasta is always good—but with these tips, it can be a whole lot better.<p>Baked pasta is, hands down, one of the best comfort foods we know. Done right, this classic is the perfect combination of cheesy, starchy, saucy, hot, and salty. Pair it with a bottle of red, and you’ve got a darn fine …

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Blogs | Food & Wine

It beat Trader Joe's and Aldi yet again, according to a Temkin Customer Experience survey.<p>In case you missed it, the grocery store has its own …

9 Recipes to Ramp Up Your Chicken Breast Game

<i>Pictured: Easy Thai Grilled Chicken Breasts from CHOW</i>Chicken? It’s a crowd-pleaser. Thanks to its lean white meat status, chicken breast is full of …

11 Beef Recipes You Should Master: It’s What’s for Dinner

Nutrient-rich and full of iron, beef is a versatile meat that cooks quickly and is just as delicious in a winter stew as it is grilled outdoors in …

How to Make the Juiciest Pan-Roasted Pork Chops

After you master our method for brined and pan-roasted chops, prepare to say goodbye to those dry, flavorless things you used to call pork chops.<p>A juicy, pan-roasted chop basted in aromatic brown butter? This is the kind of weeknight-friendly comfort food recipe you’ll want to have on hand." Start …

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New Orleans-Style Beignets

New Orleans, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways: 1) Beignets 2) Jazz Fest 3) Beignets 4) Jackson Square 5) Did we mention beignets? We've clearly got a thing for those delightful squares of fried dough coated in powdered sugar. And since Mardi Gras is this Tuesday, February 17, we couldn't …

Chicken Wing Recipes

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/Chicken-Wing-Recipes<p>article<p>Chicken wings are perfect for Super Bowl Sunday any way you serve them: Crisp-charred …

Cook More this Year -- 28 Easy Crock Pot Recipes for Busy Lives

2015 is here and resolutions are flying right and left. Lose weight, save money, get fit. All are lofty yet understandable goals. Unfortunately, many won't last past the first half of January. Instead of joining the fray, why not make a goal that you can actually stick to? Decide to cook more for …

The Greatest, And Easiest, Skillet Chicken Recipe In The World

When it comes to chicken recipes, there are so many to choose from. We ourselves have found 75 different ways to cook this bird. And most of them are pretty simple and wholly satisfying. It's chicken, after all. The thing is though, a great many of those chicken recipes are forgettable. Made one …