Maggie Guerra

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15 Ways to Cut Hundreds of (Empty) Calories a Day

When you’re looking to get fit and lean, you’ve got to make every calorie count.<p>You’ve likely heard and read dozens (maybe hundreds) of times that to lose weight, you need to eat fewer calories than you burn and/or burn more calories than you eat—3,500 of them for each pound to be exact. Those …

Nutrition

Going Green Detox Smoothie Recipe

Share this with:<p>Every once in a while it is probably a good idea to do a little detoxifying of the body. Like when you spent the last two or three …

Gluten Free Eggs Baked in Tomato Sauce Recipe

Share this with:<p>I have heard that there are people who plan out a whole week’s menu in advance, shop for all the food they need, do their prep work …

Gluten Free Greek Mini Quiches Recipe

Share this with:<p>Your mom was right – it really is important to eat breakfast in the morning.<p>The origin of the word “breakfast” is to “break” plus …

Gluten Free Sausage and Kale Pasta Recipe

Share this with:<p>There’s nothing like pasta for a quick weekday meal. Pasta is so versatile and a great way to take advantage of seasonal ingredients …

Gluten Free Sunbutter & Banana Pancakes Recipe

Share this with:<p>Looking for a new gluten free pancake recipe? One that isn’t loaded with starch but is packed with protein and will get you and your …

Rapid Rolls From 'Kitchen Confidence'

When I was in high school, my friends and I used to gorge ourselves on frozen Sister Schubert's Parker House yeast rolls. The rolls are defiantly rich and yeasty with a soft, tender texture begging to be pulled apart into pieces and slathered with more butter. They're a far cry from the kind of …

Dinner Tonight: Poached Fish + Salad with Lemon Caper Dressing

Don't get us wrong -- we love braises and soups and peasant food, in much the same way that we love our favorite sweaters and softest scarves. How could you not look tenderly upon something that's kept you warm and cozy for so long?<p>Now that it's March, though, that routine of long, slow cooking …

Seafood

Oatmeal: It's Not Just for Breakfast

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: How to change up your oatmeal game.</i><p>I think that you should put cheese on your oatmeal, …

Breakfast

Tropical Orange Pudding... Sorted Eats Brazil

broccoli, cheddar and wild rice casserole

Although my parents <i>claim</i> to have loved us, there were all sorts of delicious foods that my sister and I knew our friends got to eat in their homes …

Plumped Ginger Caramel Shrimp

If there is one recipe in this book guaranteed to have your family moaning with gratitude, this is it. After eating these shrimp a five-year-old has …

Recipe Wars - Eggs Benedict

Tuesday Things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 11, 2014 60<p>1. Now that spring is, well… springing, I am so back in burger mode. Forget the fact that it’s going to snow tomorrow. …

Plantain Tortillas (Gluten-Free, Paleo, Vegan)

These plantain tortillas have so much to offer to those looking for a good, simple, healthy replacement for standard flour or corn tortillas. This is …

How to Talk About Cheese

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: It's time to get to know your favorite dairy better.</i><p>There are few things better than a good hunk of cheese. It’s the cornerstone of some of life’s most …

Italian Food

Baileys Irish Cream Pancakes Recipe

These fluffy, tender, and boozy pancakes give real meaning to "top o' the mornin to ya".<p><b>Notes:</b> Cake flour can get easily packed if you measure with a cup. For best results, scale out the flour or gently spoon the flour into the cup. If the first pancake is too thick, gently stir in a tablespoon or …

Essential Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese With Variations From 'Kitchen Confidence'

In each chapter of Kelsey Nixon's new cookbook, <i>Kitchen Confidence</i>, there is an "essential" recipe. These essentials are usually very simple recipes and are intended as a blank canvas for further learning and experimentation. Nixon's stovetop macaroni and cheese is one such recipe. As such, there's …

Garibaldi Biscuits

I think the simplest way to explain this recipe is to tell you that the biscuits photographed here were the ninth batch that I've made in a little …

Vanilla Honey

I moved from Los Angeles to Burlington, Vermont when I was eighteen years old. I decided, with all of my eighteen years of wisdom, that I didn’t want …

Sautéed Swiss Chard with Shiitake Mushrooms Recipe

I feel the need for something green! My friend Hank came to my rescue the other day with several bunches of Swiss chard that he had just picked from …

Mushrooms

Skillet Potatoes with Smoked Fish

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: The kind of smoking Emily can get behind.</i><p>There’s only one type of smoking I can get behind, and that is …

Seafood

Kimchi Chicken and Cabbage Stir-Fry Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> To cut the chicken into 1/4-inch strips, cut chicken into 1/4-inch slices, then cut each slice into 1/4-inch strips. This shape ensures minimum cooking time and maximum flavor. Kimchi is a Korean fermented cabbage. It can be found, along with chili sauce, in the refrigerated section of your …

Spring Greens with Candied Meyer Lemons and Spicy Fried Goat Cheese

Carefully remove any large seed from the lemon slices. Add the water and sugar to a saucepan over medium-high heat and bring to a boil, whisking …

Moroccan-Spiced Roast Chicken With Creamy Cilantro Sauce From 'Kitchen Confidence'

As <b>Kelsey Nixon</b> writes in her new cookbook, <i>Kitchen Confidence</i>, roast chicken was one of the first meals she learned how to make. Her mother gave her the basics, and she has tweaked the seasoning over time. This Moroccan-inspired version is infused with a plethora of warm spices. Nixon whips up a …

Lucky Charms Marshmallow Squares Recipe

Lucky Charms! They're magically delicious. And if you're a marshmallow lover like me, what could be <i>more</i> magically delicious than adding extra marshmallows to make marshmallow squares?<p>Tip: Pick out a handful of marshmallow shapes and set them aside. Once you've transferred the marshmallow and cereal …

Grilled Jalapeño-Marinated Steak Sandwiches With Charred Onions and Cotija Mayo Recipe

Spicy and beefy jalapeño-marinated hanger steak is paired with salty cotija mayo, charred onions, and fresh cilantro, which come together in one incredibly flavorful sandwich.<p><b>Note:</b> An equivalent weight of skirt, flap, or flank steak can be used in place of hanger steak. The steak can also be …

Baked Eggs with Bacon, Spinach, & Goat Cheese

So, if you’ve read our blog for awhile, you know I have this thing with eggs. I hate them. But I can’t leave them alone. Kind of like those …