Michele Bechtel

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Four Basic Writing Principles You Can Use in Everyday Life

Writing starts way before you put letters to a page. It involves processes like critical thinking, communication, and creativity. Even if writing …

Homemade Napoleon Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 816

Slowcooker Chocolate Pudding Cake

I love September. Where I live it’s that strange transition month where Mother Nature is super confused so sometimes it’s miserably hot and sometimes …

One Bowl Chocolate Cake

<i>Every week on Food52, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Heidi Sze of Apples Under My Bed shows us how to make a simple, tasty treat from her childhood that stands the test of time.</i><p>The pages that comprise my mother’s …

strawberries and cream with graham crumbles

To unforgivably botch something great, if all of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone, I’m starting to …

Summer Fruit Crisp

8 Servings<p>Master the wondrously light, streusel-like topping of this bubbly baked summer fruit crisp.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Oat Topping<p>⅓ cup all-purpose flour<p>¼ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup old-fashioned oats, divided<p>½ cup (1 stick) chilled unsalted butter, cut into …

How to Make French Onion Dip From Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Do you want to eat French onion dip without feeling weird about it?</i> <i>Sarah Coates of The Sugar Hit has a homemade version that you can</i> …

Sunshine-y Lemon Ricotta Cookies

Lemon ricotta cookies are pretty easy to make. If you love lemon, you HAVE to make these cookies. Their lemony flavor is over the top!<p>The weather has been all kinds of crazy here in Ohio. One day it feels as though fall is knocking at our door and the next it’s 85 with a gazillion percent humidity. …

Unique Grilling: Crispin Cider "Beer Can" Chicken With Hard Cider Glaze

Simple, unassuming beer can chicken is hard to beat—that is, unless you use hard cider in its place. This version incorporates Crispin Cider in two ways: as a glaze and as the vehicle to keep the chicken moist during cooking. Use an empty beer or soda a can or a vertical chicken roaster to get the …

Cappuccino Chocolate Chip Brown Sugar Cookies

A cappuccino is made with roughly half coffee and half milk, so it doesn’t have as strong of coffee flavor as, say, a mug of black coffee. These …

The Food Lab Turbo: Forget the Flank, Skirt Steak is the King of Stir Fries!

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>Why is it that nearly all recipes for stir-fried beef call for flank steak? I've been following the advice for years, but have never been <i>truly</i> satisfied with the end results. Sure, flank steak is pretty …

Homemade Creamed Corn Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 795