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15 Easy & Healthy Recipes for the New Year

Personally, I believe almost everything is good in moderation. So, I try to eat mostly healthy all year long with room for occasional treats and …

6 Fun French Toast Recipes Changing How You Make Breakfast

French toast is a favorite breakfast, but it doesn’t have to be enjoyed only in the morning. The dish can be savory or sweet, and French toast …

The Hershey Cookie Suprise

Introduction: The Hershey Cookie Suprise<p>The classic Hershey Kiss Cookie tastes better than ever! This recipe includes tricks that will make your …

5 Weeknight Dishes Great for March, From Twice-Baked Potatoes to Pork Chops

Pork chop perfection, weeknight cake (!), a meaty take on lentils, and more wonderful ways to liven up your dinner table.<p></head>Pork chop perfection, weeknight cake (!), a meaty take on lentils, and more wonderful ways to liven up your dinner table:<p>Starch de Triomphe<p>Double-baking means double the …

The 25 WORST Diet Tips Ever

Because there are BETTER ways to lose weight<p><i>This article was written by Stephanie Castillo and repurposed with permission from</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>You know you can't believe everything you read. And still, you haven't eaten an egg yolk since the nineties, and you can't touch a French fry without being …

19 Easy Dinners That Will Impress The Heck Out Of Your Date

Your lady or gentleman caller never has to know that their perfect meal wasn't actually hard to make.

Bet You’ve Never Used Your Waffle Iron for These 15 Crazy Recipes Before

If you love waffles, then you probably have a waffle iron somewhere in your kitchen. The sad part is that it probably only comes out about once a month (maybe more if you’re a waffle addict) for that big waffle- and-bacon breakfast. It’s time to open your imagination and see all the wonderful hacks …

21 Impossibly Delicious Ways To Eat Avocado For Dinner

End your day with an avocado-stuffed burger.

How to Make Pasta in 2015: The New Rules of Pasta

Here’s how to make pasta in 2015.<p>Sorry, pesto and <i>pomodoro</i>, we love you, but the rules have changed. Grated horseradish instead of Parmigiano? Why not? Chopped shrimp instead of sausage? Bring it on. Here’s how to make pasta in 2015.<p>Rule No. 1<p>To rethink <i>ragù,</i> just add horseradish<p>Pork, beef, veal? Not …

Classic Garlic Bread Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> With a chewy center, crisp brown crust, and melting puddles of parsley-flecked butter, homemade garlic bread baguettes are worlds away from the anemic-looking loaves in the freezer aisle of your local supermarket. —Kate Doran<p><b>Makes: 2 baguettes</b><p><b>For the baguettes:</b><p>Canola oil, for …

21 Tempting Mug Cakes That Are Way Easy to Make

When it comes to quick cooking and baking, we have options. But when even our go-to hacks take too long we’re all about two pretty low-tech tools: a mug and the microwave. This collection of 21 mug cakes employs both to yield tempting treats in practically no time at all. Whether you’re an …

50 Cheesy Parmesan Recipes for Breakfast, Dinner, and Everything In-Between

We love Parmesan cheese on everything. Especially these recipes.<p><b>When it's nutty-salty-cheesy you're after</b>, only Parmesan will do. We'll eat just about anything with Parm, but these 50 recipes are particularly good.

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Snickers Poke Cake

Now this? <i>This</i> was my mom’s birthday cake. It’s a Snickers Poke Cake which means that it’s a chocolate cake poked and filled with caramel and peanuts, …

Banana Bread with Crunchy Streusel Topping

I have been buying bananas at the grocery store each and every week for the past few months. I have been waiting for some extra bananas to be sitting …

16 Great Food Loves Throughout Time

Peanut butter and jelly, pretzels and beer…some food combinations are just meant to be together. Here's how the greatest food loves of all time met their matches.<p><b>From tomato soup and grilled cheese</b> to chocolate and peanut butter, these foods have found their better halves. Celebrate the greatest …

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7 Healthy Oatmeal Recipes That Are Heaven in a Bowl

Think oatmeal has to be boring? These healthy recipes will make you think again…and sing this grain’s praises!<p>Breakfast doesn’t get more boring than …

Coconut Butter Spreads: Cacao, Goji, Banana, Strawberry

Warning, your toast, muffins and tea cakes will never be the same after tasting a slather these coconut oil-infused butters..<p>Continuing on my virgin …

13 Donut Recipes That’ll Make You Rethink Your Dunkin’ Habit

If America had a national breakfast pastry, the donut would take the title, hands down. Who, after all, can refuse the deceptively light consistency …

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3 Amazing Juices for Weight Loss

As an added bonus, they all taste amazing.<p>Let us be clear: We're not advocates of purely liquid diets for weight loss. Most juices are missing fiber and protein—both of which are key to feeling satisfied and dropping pounds. That said, enjoying a juice with a meal or as a snack can help you …

19 Triple Chocolate Recipes — For When Double Just Isn't Enough

Dessert Recipes For Your Slow Cooker. Because Yes, We Can.

We're not going to sugarcoat it, baking can be hard. If you don't know what you're doing it's really easy to get things really wrong. Like, I-don't-even-want-to-eat-that wrong. Cakes cave in unexpectedly, brownies don't rise (because you maybe forgot the eggs) and pie crusts crumble all too …

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18 Recipes to Make Your Valentine’s Day Extra Spicy

There are more than a few ways to spice things up on Valentine’s Day, but this collection of 18 recipes will literally warm things up. Each course, from appetizers to mains to dessert, packs some serious heat. In other words: Get ready for a red-hot night whether you’re celebrating the holiday solo …

13 Star Chefs Share Their New Year’s Resolutions

You’re not the only one making New Year’s resolutions. Here, 13 amazing chefs share their goals for 2015, from eating better breakfasts to demanding …

Brownie Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

Makes 10 cupcakes<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cupcakes<p>6 tablespoons (3/4 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 4 pieces<p>1 1/4 cups semisweet chocolate chips (about 8 ounces)<p>3 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped<p>1/2 cup (packed) golden brown sugar<p>1/3 cup sugar<p>2 large eggs<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>1/2 cup all purpose …

The 7 Most Common French Toast Cooking Mistakes

This classic brunch recipe might seem simple, but it's a weekend dish for a reason.<p>French toast is the champion of brunch. Nothing says "weekend" like tucking into what should be a dessert (it's basically fried bread pudding) and washing it down with something bubbly that you can cloak in orange …

The Baking Essentials You Should Always Keep in Your Fridge, Freezer, Pantry, and Spice Rack

Whether you're an occasional or an everyday baker, these are the baking pantry essentials you should never be without.<p>Here's some great news: Being a great baker is not really about artistic flair or a prodigy-like ability to whip out sugar roses. It's actually about precision, patience, and …

Spiced Apple-Caramel Sauce

makes 1½ cups<p>Sugar will crystallize if you stir it while it cooks, so be patient and stick with using the pastry brush while you wait.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup sugar<p>6 tablespoons (¾ stick) unsalted butter, cut into pieces<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>2 tablespoons Calvados or other apple brandy<p>¼ …

7 Thanksgiving Desserts That Are Way Better Than Pie

<b>1. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust & Caramel Sauce</b><p>Pumpkin pie is always expected at Thanksgiving, but why not shake things up and make a pumpkin cheesecake instead? This 5-star recipe is the ultimate sweet ending to your Thanksgiving feast -- and no one will miss that tired ol' pumpkin …

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