Ron Plank

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Momma Callie's Banana Nut Bread with Honey Butter

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F and put a rack on the middle shelf. Butter and flour a 9 by 5 by 3-inch loaf pan.<p>In a large bowl, whisk together …

Hungry Girl: Travel-Friendly Snacks for Summer

<i>Lisa Lillien is the author of the popular Hungry Girl website and email newsletter, featuring smart, funny advice on guilt-free eating. She is also</i> …

Healthy Eating

KENT'S KILLER FRESH APPLE CAKE Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I found this delicious recipe in P. Allen Smith's debut cookbook. Smith says his friend, Kent, came up with this great recipe, and the name says it all--it really is a "to die for" apple cake! I have made this recipe in a 10-cup Nordic Ware Bundt pan (perfect) and in the full size …

Dessert

Simple Slow Cooker Ground Beef Stroganoff Recipe

This simple slow cooker recipe is a combination of ground beef, mushrooms, and a tasty sour cream sauce. Serve this easy dish with rice or simple …

The Five Basic Sauces

Knowing the five basic “mother sauces” is as helpful to the food lover as it is to the chef. Understanding these sauces will help you read menus, …

Cooking

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

20 Ice Cream Recipes to Beat the Heat this Summer

With the arrival fair weather comes the perfect opportunity to sip, slurp, and scoop our favorite frozen treats. That means picnic-ready smoothies …

An illustrated guide to Frank Lloyd Wright

Get to know the architect’s signature buildings<p>Believer in suburban utopia. Father of organic architecture. Doghouse designer. Cape-wearing dandy. Purported target of grave-robbing. Bootlegging apprentice. Speed demon. Homewrecker. Survivor. Attention-hungry celebrity. Mystery guest. Teacher. …

Becoming Frank Lloyd Wright

Finding the origins of the architect’s famous work<p>Anyone who has spent time reading about Frank Lloyd Wright knows that the facts of his life and career can be hard to pin down. According to critic and biographer Brendan Gill, Wright’s own 1932 autobiography is full of “prodigious lies,” and the …

The 11 best botanical gardens in the United States

Beat the heat in these urban paradises<p>Summer is in full swing, which means there’s no better time to play outdoors. But even diehard city lovers sometimes tire of the incessant urban annoyances in the summer months: the long commutes, the endless pavement, and the oppressive heat.<p>Luckily, nearly …

Making Soufflé Is Simple, If You Know Its Secrets

A soufflé sums up French cuisine, a bravura display of timing and skill. When you follow the rules, with just a few minutes' work the soufflé puffs in the oven to impressive heights, perhaps doubling its original volume. It's all a matter of folding whisked egg whites into a basic flavoring …

French Food

Chill Out: 5 Fun Frozen Summer Sweets

Chill out this summer with easy-to-whip-up frozen desserts. From Key Lime Pie Ice Cream to Strawberry Fro-Yo, these cold and creamy sweets will have everyone screaming for ice cream.<p>1. No-Churn Key Lime Pie Ice Cream<p>This key lime pie ice cream has all the bright lime flavor of key lime pie — even …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Andrew McConnell's gingerbread pudding recipe

I have time for most types of pudding in the winter but a pudding that contains ginger and treacle is another story. I love the aromatic addition of the spices. The pear brings a lovely texture and freshness. The deal breaker though is the chunks of candied stem ginger. Coming across these chunks …

Baking

Yes, These Four Taco Recipes Are ACTUALLY Healthy

The best of both worlds<p>Servings: 12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>Taco Seasoning<p>2 teaspoons cumin<p>2 teaspoons oregano<p>1½ teaspoon paprika<p>1 teaspoon chili powder<p>½ teaspoon black pepper<p>Salt, to taste<p>1 onion, thinly sliced<p>1 cup corn<p>1 can diced tomatoes, drained<p>1 large jalapeño, deseeded and diced<p>4 cloves garlic, minced<p>1 …

Cooking

Microwave Prep Breakfast Sandwiches Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 5 sandwiches<p>2 sausage patties<br>• 2 slices ham, quartered<br>• 5 eggs<br>• 1 splash milk<br>• salt, to taste<br>• pepper, to taste<br>• 2 bacons, sliced in half width-wise<br>• 5 english muffins, halved<br>• 5 slices cheddar cheese<br>• fresh spinach<p>Preparation<p>On a large plate, arrange the sausage and the ham in a circle, then place a …

Breakfast

10 Awesome Bloggers Share Their Favorite One-Pot Recipes

We're fully on board with the one-pot phenomenon here at Kitchn. These low-effort, high-reward meals are always greater than the sum of their …

Cooking

What to Cook This Weekend

<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>.</i><p>Good morning. You may have seen Margaux Laskey’s name atop a few articles and recipes in The Times. She’s a staff editor on Cooking, …

Baking

These Six Slow Cooker Dinners Are Perfect When You Have A Busy Day

Just throw it in the slow cooker, go about your day, and come home to dinner!

Cooking

9 L.A. diners, coffee shops and restaurants that have great meatloaf sandwiches

When you're craving comfort food, sometimes the only thing that will satisfy is a truly great meatloaf sandwich. Maybe you want your sandwich layered with lettuce and tomato, slathered with a condiment or two — or even submerged under a blanket of gravy, just because. A great meatloaf sandwich is a …

California

Five NOLA Restaurants Appear on Eater’s Southern 38

Eater critic Bill Addison has published the inaugural edition of the The South’s 38 Essential Restaurants, which represents standout restaurants across the southern region. <b>Dooky Chase</b>, <b>Herbsaint</b>, <b>La Petite Grocery</b>, <b>Galatoire’s</b>, and <b>Parkway Tavern</b> were chosen from New Orleans, while <b>Hawk’s Restaurant</b> in …

Finally, an Astrophysics Model Even Your Stoner Friend Will Love

The Milky Way isn’t just stars orbiting a black hole—it’s loaded with dust and debris, floating with reckless abandon in the space between solar …

Breakfast Pecan Granola Tarts [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

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12 Healthy Eating Hacks Nutritionists Use Every Day

In an airport food court recently, a traveler spotted me topping my salad with hummus instead of dressing and said, “I never would have thought of …

​Make This Meat Lover’s Pasta Tonight

​Flank steak meets pasta. You won’t regret it<p>This pasta dish is a new way to combine the greatest things in life: Steak and carbs. It’s a twist on meat and potatoes that’s just as easy to whip up after work. And it provides 33 grams of protein to keep you satisfied and boost your muscle gains. …

Want an Emotionally Stable Kid? Brain Science Says to Stop Letting Them Do This | Inc.com

In the United States, there are now more televisions per home than human beings. And:<p>Children between 8 and 18 watch an average of <b>three hours</b> of television per day<br>• Close to one in three children lives in a home where the TV is on either all or most of the time<br>• On average, 61 percent of kids under the …

Psychology

I Never Pay Full Price for Flights—This Is Where I Book

The first time I ventured overseas I was 18 and worked two jobs to buy a return ticket to Phuket, Thailand. Determined to pay my own way, I spent …

4 of the coolest neighbourhoods in Rome

Of course you want to see the sights – the Colosseum, the Vatican, the Trevi Fountain – but it’s only when you explore the neighbourhoods that you …

Luxury Travel

Perfect Puttanesca: The Italian Pasta Recipe You Need Right Now

The infamous theory behind the origins of pasta puttanesca ("pasta of the whores") is that the mid-20th century prostitutes of Naples used it to lure …