Shannon McDaniel

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How (and Why) to Eat More Lentils

Lentils are an inexpensive, versatile, easy-to-find source of healthy carbohydrates. These disc-shaped pulses make a nutritious base for soups, …

Nutrition

This Is the Most Popular Chicken Salad Recipe on Pinterest

You guys. <i>You guys</i>. Have you fully embraced the glory of chicken salad in your life? I didn't grow up eating chicken salad and honestly never really …

Healthy Eating

Here's how wood, charcoal and gas affect your food when grilling

With spring slowly making its way into summer, grilling season is about to blast off. So brush off your grates, scrub under the hood and sweep out …

BBQ

15 Whole30 Meal-Prep Recipes to Make Those First Few Weeks a Little Less Scary

It’s official: You’ve committed to the Whole30. You’ve trashed your candy stash, deep-sixed anything deep-fried, and dumped (read: drank) the last of …

Healthy Eating

Felicity Cloake’s barbecue masterclass: jerk chicken – recipe

Jerk chicken is one of my favourite things to barbecue. I’d even go as far as to say that, with a few honourable exceptions , it’s about the only chicken dish worth the grill space. You can also use this sweetly aromatic, unapologetically fiery Jamaican rub on goat, mutton or pork belly.<p>Serves …

BBQ

Lemon-Pepper Chicken and Spiked Lemonade: A Summer Cookout Menu from B’s Cracklin’ BBQ

7 killer summer grilling recipes from Bryan Furman, Georgia’s new king of barbecue.<p>Bryan Furman opened B’s Cracklin’ BBQ in Savannah in 2014, bringing in homemade barbecue for his coworkers and catering events in the humid, sleepy town. After a devastating fire and with support from the community, …

Cooking

Anna Jones’s vegetarian barbecue recipes

This week I bring you the two best things I ate last year at barbecues. One was cooked in my sister’s front yard in the LA sunshine; the other in my British back garden, hurriedly, before the dark clouds descended. Both were unreasonably delicious and are now firmly on my summer lineup. I’ve edged …

Barbecue Recipes

30 Days of Vegetarian Recipes

Whether you already participate in #meatlessmonday or not, we have a whole new challenge for you: an entire month of vegetarian eating. We've …

Cooking

The Perfect Healthy Substitute for Mashed Potatoes

Nutrition Highlights (per serving)<p>Calories 44<p>Fat 1g<p>Carbs 8g<p>Protein 3g<p>Nutrition Facts<p>Servings: 4<p>Amount per serving<p>Calories<p>44<p>% Daily Value*<p><b>Total Fat</b> …

Food

This Is the Summer You Start Making Homemade Salad Dressing

By Alex Delany<p>"But it's never as good as the bottled stuff," you say? We're here to help.<p>I grew up in a bottled salad dressing household. There were brief periods of my life when oil and vinegar would be placed on the table—a nod to health or culture or maybe something else I was missing …

Food

Best-Ever Crab Cakes

Flavored with fresh herbs, lemon, and a hint of hot sauce, and coated with crunchy panko breadcrumbs, these crab cakes truly live up to their name. …

Food

20 Desserts That Make the Most of Fresh Fruit

Fruit out of a can should only be a last resort.<p>There is something quintessentially summery about eating just fruit for an entire meal when the mood strikes. Perhaps it’s because we’re most likely dehydrated from sweating our asses off on the commute home from work and our bodies are telling us to …

Baking

These Crispy Asparagus Fries Are Packed With Flavor — but Are Still Good For You!

<i>Lighten up your fries by swapping heavy potatoes with crunchy asparagus! Spears are tossed in cheesy nutritional yeast and almond meal for a dose of healthy fats and protein, via PaleoHacks.</i><p>Spring is in the air with this garden-fresh French fry alternative. No need to sacrifice flavor to achieve …

Food

How to Host a Shrimp Boil (Because Doing the Dishes Is Overrated)

Say hello to the easiest way to entertain this summer.<p>I’ll never forget my first shrimp boil: I was playing at a golf tournament in college, and we …

Seafood

65 Best Rice Recipes for Dinner

Looking for an easy rice recipe? We've got it. Whether you're looking for Spanish rice, rice pilaf or a cozy rice soup, we've rounded up dozens of …

Cooking

Vinegar Based BBQ Sauce Recipe

"This type of sauce is popular in North Carolina. You can use this sauce as a basting sauce, or just mix it into your cooked meat when you are ready …

Food

Refried Hummus Is Your New Favorite Mashup

The hummus above may look like ordinary hummus. It’s beige. It’s creamy. It has a good bit of olive oil on top. But this hummus is special because I …

Mashups

Our Favorite Ina Garten Chicken Recipe of All Time

Whether it’s fried and served after church on Sunday or baked into a creamy casserole on busy weeknights, chicken is a fixture in many traditional …

Cooking

Spicy Potatoes with Garlic Aioli Recipe

Spicy Potatoes with Garlic Aioli Recipe photo by Taste of Home<p>This is my take on Spanish patatas bravas. The potatoes are tossed in a flavorful, …

Cooking

Best Barbecue Side Dishes

The best side dishes for a barbecue are the kinds you make ahead -- or prepare right at the grill.<p>Salads top the list of popular barbecue sides. Make …

Cooking

Shrimp and Chorizo Mixed Grill

This crowd-pleasing mixed grill features lots of fresh spring asparagus, making it just the thing for your Memorial Day cookout. The accompanying …

Cooking

The No BS Guide to Healthy Fats

So you’ve jumped on the avocado toast bandwagon because the whipped, green goodness is full of healthy fat — which helps our bodies function in terms …

Nutrition

This DIY Garlic Sauce Is Way Better Than Papa John's

Papa John does not make good pizza, but he does make an addictive garlic dipping sauce. In fact, some (Virginia and myself) would say it is the only …

Seafood

Nigel Slater’s spring vegetables recipes

I like to roast tomatoes until their skins blacken. A little pressure from your fork and their skins split, their juices – warm, tart-sweet and smoky – will spurt joyously on to your plate. It’s best to eat them with something that will benefit from those juices, such as a mound of soft orange …

Sweet Potatoes

Chocotorta Recipe on Food52

• 15 ounces dulce de leche<br>• 2 8 oz boxes of cream cheese, left out to soften<br>• 2 cups brewed coffee or espresso<br>• 2-3 packs of chocolate cookies, however many it takes to line your dish of choice<p>In a bowl, mix the dulce de leche and soft cream cheese until they’re completely combined. It should be a light …

Dessert

Honey-Mustard Vinaigrette with Lemon Recipe

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>A healthy, tasty homemade salad dressing is as simple as shaking a few ingredients in a jar.<p>By: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>…

Food

Why Your Pork Chops Turned Out Tough (& How to Fix 'Em!)

A well-cooked pork chop should be unquestionably juicy, tender, and even a teeny bit pink at the center (yes, this is okay!). It's what we should …

Pork

How to Not Overcook (or Undercook) Your Shrimp

By Alex Delany<p>Don't be one of those people that just thinks they know how to cook shrimp. Be one of those people who knows how to cook shrimp.<p>The line between perfectly cooked and messed-up shrimp is really thin, which can make cooking the things feel intimidating. But we're here to tell you that …

Seafood

5 Job Interview Questions That Reveal What a Candidate Has Really Accomplished

Want to ask job interview questions that let you find out what a job candidate has really accomplished? Here are some great questions, along with some of the best answers.<p>Some job interviewers (including CEOs) take a fairly unusual approach to interview questions, and most job interviews involve …

Employment

32 Easy Keto Recipes That'll Have You Set All Month Long

High-fat dishes for days.<p>It’s pretty much impossible to check your Pinterest (or Instagram, or Facebook) feed anymore without coming across a keto recipe—it seems like everyone and their mom is on a keto diet. But it can be hard to wade through all those recipes to see which you should actually …

Cooking