Susan Kay Bolen

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Chocolate Chip-Oatmeal-Coconut Cookies from Scratch

Continuing with my latest obsession with coconut, I had a hankering for chocolate chip cookies with coconut. And then I thought, "Why not add oatmeal?"<p>These cookies are absolutely delicious. And even better yet, they're as healthy as a cookie can get, since they're organic and made with whole wheat …

Hot Fudge Sauce

Makes about 2 cups<p>This recipe for hot fudge sauce comes from the ice cream parlor Franklin Fountain in Philadelphia PA.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup sugar<p>2 tablespoons light agave syrup (nectar)<p>3/4 cup heavy cream<p>1/4 cup whole milk<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>8 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate …

The Ultimate Quesadilla Indulgence for Cinco de Mayo

Everyone deserves to put one of these in their stomachs<p><b>Forget warm Coronas,</b> stale Tostitos, and questionable queso dip. This Cinco de Mayo, you want some Mexican comida that's got some <i>machismo,</i> some balls. You want something the size of a burrito, stuffed with meat and cheese that's then scolded on …

The 21 Best Sandwich Shops in America

The perfect sandwich is hard to find. But when you do find it, you have to pay homage. From superior ingredients to the freshest-baked bread and sauces that make you say, "Dammit, I kind of want to drink that!", the ideal sammie has to strike a delicate balance, and the people who make them have …

Mint Chocolate Cheesecake Bûche de Noël

My favorite part of making a yule log cake has always been the adornments - bark made from chocolate pieces, powdered sugar snow, almond pine cones …

Brown Butter Sugar Cookies

Brown Butter Sugar Cookies.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 21, 2013 32<p>This is a serious melt-in-your-mouth little cookie.<p>For our third cookie of the month over …

Show-Stopping Christmas Cakes for Your Holiday Parties

Gifts from the Kitchen: 22 Edible Holiday Presents You Can Make at Home

From spicy mustard to chocolate bark, make your holiday gifts for family and friends right in your own kitchen<p>If the thought of going to a crowded mall and picking out the perfect present for everyone on your list is stressing you out, just don't do it. Make your friends and family thoughtful gifts …

Breakfast in Paris? Finally

The French excel at many morning foods—pastry, bread, and, as of recently, even coffee—but breakfast as a complete meal has never been one of them. Dominated by sweet, buttery and ultra-starchy fare, the traditional French breakfast is hardly substantial or balanced; anything more is largely …

Mema's Christmas Cookies

Like any kid, the thing I looked forward to the most about Christmas was the presents. But my favorite gift was never found under the tree; rather, …

The Only Eggnog Recipe You'll Ever Need

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving Food52 the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: The holiday drink of all holiday drinks -- minus the preservatives and the long ingredient list, plus the</i> …

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Lost Egyptian City Discovered by Underwater Archaeologist After 1,200 Years

For many centuries the fabled city of Heracleion was thought to be a myth, a place of amazing affluence talked about by Herodotus, frequented by …

12 Ultimate Comfort-Food Dishes in LA

Bubby’s Ron Silver Introduces the Cr’nish

With the great Fried Knish Shortage of 2013 still upon us (thanks to the factory fire at major supplier Gabila’s in Copiague), and with demand for …

Hilarious Photos of Sexy Men and Adorable Cats in Similar Poses

<i>Des Hommes et Des Chatons (Men and Cats)</i> is a single-topic blog that pairs similar photos of attractive men with pictures of adorable cats. The brilliant match-ups feature a variety of heartthrobs (including celebrities like Channing Tatum and Michael Fassbender) posing seductively alongside shots …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

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Box Office: Thor 2 wins weekend, has now earned $327 million worldwide

There’s a reason Marvel can afford to make 13-episode series about characters I’ve never even heard of, they just keep making money. If felt like they pushed out <i>Thor: The Dark World</i> (my review) with half a script and a no-name director, but were having so much fun it didn’t matter, and now they’re …

Quick Meatless Recipes

Our noodle-free lasagna substitutes baked eggplant for the pasta and cuts the oil and fat from the bechamel -- but still bubbles with cheese and creamy sauce.

Quick and Easy Pasta Recipes

A carbonara sauce is typically made with bacon, eggs, and Parmesan cheese. We've added a little half-and-half for a silky texture.

Simple Springtime Dishes

Ian Young's Cream Cheese Frosting

Top Sweet Zucchini Cupcakes with this frosting, submitted by reader Ian Young of Oakland, California.