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I Make These 4 Recipes Every Sunday to Help With Weight Loss

Prepping food for the week is one of the most effective ways I stay on track when it comes to eating healthy and avoiding overeating. If I don't prep meals and snacks, dinner will end up being an entire bag of chips with guacamole or a pint of Ben & Jerry's almond milk ice cream (or both!). So to …

22 Brilliant Ways To Eat Eggs For Dinner

Because eggs are eggcellent any time of the day.

The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for tamarind and spinach dal

There are almost as many recipes for dal in India as there are people. Here’s one of my favourites<p>Ask any Indian, from a bin man to a Bollywood actress, what their favourite food is, and they will most likely say their mother’s dal. It’s the ultimate comfort dish: a true taste of home, and the …

Get Cooking: French toast

What we call “French toast” may well be one of the oldest recipes in our culture. A collection of recipes called “De Re Coquinaria” (“The Art of …

Chocolate Milkshakes So Creamy, You'd Think There Was Dairy

<i>We partnered with Talenti Gelato and our favorite ice cream tinkerer Cristina Sciarra to show you how to make non-dairy, chocolatey, subtly spicy milkshakes.</i><p>"Non-dairy" and "milkshakes" don't seem like they'd really go together, right? Oh, but they do, and Cristina Sciarra knows how to make those …

Healthy Vegetarian Meal Plan 07.16.2017

On the menu of this week’s healthy vegetarian meal plan: Vegan Zucchini Taco Boats, Roasted Zucchini and Quinoa Bowls, Black Bean and Baked Plantain …

Gluten-Free

Mango Fool Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Recipes for mango fool usually involve pureeing the fruit, however, this one leaves the cut pieces whole, so there is a nice texture to the dish. My Burmese friend (the recipe is her mother's) also pointed out that cooking mangoes first is a good way to make them last longer, …

Yes, Sandwiches Can Be Healthy—Here Are 10 That Get Me Through the Week

I know it might seem crazy to say that sandwiches are underrated. They're indisputably a classic, rightfully beloved by kids and adults alike. They …

Is massage good for you, or does it just feel nice?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Will a deep tissue massage really reduce aches and pains? Will a sauna clear up my cold? And will a foot reflexology session have a long-lasting effect on my overall health?<p>All common questions about various well-known spa modalities, but what are the scientifically based answers?<p>Recently …

2-ingredient Flatbread Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

11 Stuffed Pepper Recipes That Are Full of Flavor

Keeping things exciting in the kitchen is tough, especially when you’re trying to prep a week’s worth of meals. But you don't have to settle for …

Cooking

An Avocado Sandwich With Triple The Flavor (Thanks, Mayo)

In college, I was a member of the Peruvian Student Forum. We had gathered one day to plan an upcoming event, and the discussion quickly turned to food. The group reacted enthusiastically as each member announced the dish he or she was going to bring to this function, until someone mentioned the …

The best movies of 2017 so far, ranked

Superheroes, superpigs, and all points in between.<p>It’s hard to believe, but true: 2017 is already half over.<p>The most prestigious films of the year usually come out in the fall in an attempt to make a run at the Oscars. But this year has <i>already</i> yielded a bumper crop of great movies, including three …

9 High-Protein Breakfasts You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

If there's one thing I've learned from Pinterest, it's that you can make just about anything in a muffin tin. And it was a pretty amazing discovery …

Breakfast

Make Your Own Bagged Greens, Eat So Much More Salad

It's a pretty simple equation.<p>Vegetables, by most accounts, are supposed to make you feel good. Why, then, do they make me feel so awful so quickly, sitting there in the fridge, untouched and wilting? The crisper drawer is meant to preserve produce; in reality, it’s a hospice for my neglected …

How to Season Your Food Without Using Salt

Salt is everything when it comes to cooking and baking—but it's not the only way to add flavor to a dish. There are many other ingredients you can …

Recipes

A showstopping chocolate cake recipe | King of puddings

There is something of the Scarlet Pimpernel about this luscious chocolate cake: an aristocratic Gallic gateau that takes the breath away<p>It happens every time. Nothing quiets the din of a great gathering, albeit briefly, like the appearance of chocolate cake. What music does to soothe a savage …

Dessert

10 yummy ways to use leftover rice

<b>One can never have too much rice!</b><p>I’ll never forget the surprise on my aunt’s face when she asked 11-year-old me what food I would take with me to a …

Creamy, Spicy Spinach & Chickpeas is Proof That the Ideal Weeknight Meal Exists

There was a time when, left to my own devices, I'd try to compose each and every dinner out of a ballooning number of vegetable sides: These recipes were sexy, and enticing, and, ultimately, unsatisfying.<p>I'd spend hours filling the table with cabbage e pepe, marinated zucchini, braised asparagus …

Healthy family

Add peanut butter to your pie filling for creaminess and top with a bean and potato mash for extra nutrients. A healthy yet hearty, gluten-free dinner<p>…

These 3 Emails--From the CEOs of Starbucks, Microsoft, and Amazon--Teach Extraordinary Lessons in Leadership

3 top CEOs. 3 extraordinary emails. 3 brilliant lessons in leadership.<p>How would you describe an effective leader?<p>There are many ways to answer that question, but most would agree that true leadership involves the ability to practice what one preaches, to set the example, and to inspire others.<p>Over …

How to Follow the Whole30 Diet for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Without Feeling Hungry

Are you curious about the program everyone has been talking about, Whole30?<p>The purpose of the diet is not specifically to lose weight, but rather to …

Seeded Whole Grain Soda Bread

Makes one 8"-diameter loaf Servings<p>This energy-sustaining bread makes beautiful toast.<p>November 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup millet<p>¼ cup quinoa<p>2 tablespoons amaranth<p>1 cup old-fashioned oats, plus more for topping<p>2¼ cups buttermilk, divided, plus more for brushing<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil, plus more …

Skillet-Baked Eggs with Spinach, Yogurt, and Chili Oil

2 to 4 Servings<p>"American and British cooks don't know how far you can take an egg dish," chef Yotam Ottolenghi says. Here, he deftly elevates it to a different realm by flavoring spinach with melted leeks and scallions, baking eggs on top, and finishing with a dollop of yogurt and a drizzle of …

Cast-Iron Skillet Pizza, Where Have You Been All Our Lives?

Thanks to a store-bought dough and a screaming-hot cast-iron skillet, weeknight pizza just got a whole lot better.<p>What if we told you there existed a pizza recipe that was so easy, so fast, and so insanely delicious it would change your life? It's true! It'll <i>at least</i> change your weeknight-cooking …

Perfect Porterhouse Steak

4 Servings<p>This is chef Bobby Flay's recipe for the perfect Porterhouse steak. With a steak this thick, you need to season liberally; when Flay demonstrated for us, the surface of the meat was virtually white from salt.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 2”-thick Porterhouse steak, trimmed (about 2 lb.)<p>1 …

Don't Underestimate the Mini Cast-Iron Skillet

The adorably tiny cast-iron skillet is the pan I reach for every day.<p>It’s never been the wasted greens or performative melancholy that’s bothered me about “cooking for one.” It’s the idea that what you’re doing requires a caveat: <i>this is just a junior varsity effort, something to fool around with</i> …

13 Breakfast Ice Pops That Are Cooler Than Cool

Though we’ve seen a lot of appealing breakfast trends over the last few years, let’s be real: Some of them aren’t practical for those hectic weekday mornings (yes, gussied-up smoothie bowl, we’re talking about <i>you</i>). When you’re on the go, you need a handheld option like breakfast bars or …

7 Quick and Easy Potato Sides to Serve with Dinner

Whatever the main course that's on the menu tonight, a side of potatoes is almost always a good idea. My favorite way to enjoy them is simply …

What to Assemble Tonight for a Spring Breakfast Tomorrow

A make-ahead breakfast is always a good idea, but particularly in the spring, when you want to spend more time out in the mild weather and less time …

Breakfast