Whitney Lauren Lucas

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Grilled Cubano

1. Preheat grill to medium. Brush pork with oil; season with salt and pepper. Brush grates with oil. Grill pork, flipping once, until cooked through and lightly charred, about 3 minutes; transfer to a plate.<p>2. Scoop out soft insides of bread, leaving a 1/8-inch border. Spread mayonnaise and Dijon …

Grilling

Advanced Pastry Consumption: Kicked-Up Treats to Eat with Your Morning Coffee

This bacon-and-egg delight eats like a breakfast pizza on puff-pastry crust. Need we say more?

Breakfast

Gilded Mason Jars

In just a few simple steps, you can create these colorful gilded mason jars to give as gifts or use as vases or decorations in your own home.

Triple-Chocolate Mousse Cakes

With three shades of chocolate, these cakes are as pleasing to the eye as they are to the sweet tooth.

Dessert

American Beauty: Cornmeal-Berry Sheet Cake

This cake can be cut into 12 larger pieces (as shown) or 24 smaller ones (as described in step 3). You can also opt to use just one variety of berry, 18 ounces total, instead of a mixture.

Food

Festive Cookies Fall Flat

These candy cane kiss cookies from <b>To. Die. For. Recipes</b> calls for rolling cookie dough into balls, rolling the cookie balls around in colorful sugar, …

Mucky Melted Cheesecake Pops

Yes, please. I love every word in that recipe title, <b>Food Network</b>.<p>I can see why reader Lucy wanted to make them as a treat for her coworkers (note: I …

Naturally Sweet Key Lime Pie Smoothie

Ingredients<p>2 tablespoon key lime juice (about 4 limes)<br>• 1 teaspoon key lime zest (about 2 limes)<br>• 1 cup unsweetened non-dairy milk<br>• 1 ripe frozen banana<br>• ¼ …

Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie

Ready for another round of delicious smoothie recipes? It sounds like you guys loved the Strawberry Banana Oatmeal Smoothie I shared a few weeks ago, …

Strawberry Banana Smoothie Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A refreshing Strawberry Banana Smoothie made with vanilla soy milk, strawberries, and bananas. —KelleyChefSavvy<p><b>Serves: 1</b><p>1 piece banana<br>• 1/2 cup strawberries<br>• 1/2 cup vanilla soy milk<br>• 1/2 cup ice<br>• 1 teaspoon honey<p>Combine all of the ingredients together in a blender.<br>• Pulse for about 30 seconds …

Breakfast

Blueberry Basil Smoothie Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Inspired by the home girl Eating Bird Food. We have created our take on her Blueberry Basil smoothie! —Clean Life Creative<p><b>Serves: 1</b><p>2 cups Frozen Blueberries<br>• 1 Frozen Banana<br>• 1/4 cup Fresh Basil<br>• 1 tablespoon Lemon Juice<br>• 1 tablespoon Ground Flaxseed<br>• 2 tablespoons Almond Butter<br>• 1 cup Vanilla …

Spices

The Green Grapefruit Smoothie Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The perfect cold-busting and immune-boosting raw and vegan smoothie, ready to leave you feeling shiny and new.<p>Nutritional Information [per smoothie= 16 oz]<br>225 Calories, 45g Carbohydrates, 6.1g Fat, 4.2g Protein, 7.7g Fiber, 24g Sugar —Alexandra Dawson<p><b>Serves: 1</b><p>1 medium banana, …

Smoothies

The Body Shop Hemp Range and the Benefits of Hempseed Oil

I’ll resist the urge to make some hemp-related joke as the truth is hemp and hempseed oil in particular make for fantastic skincare ingredients! …

The Automatic Hair Curler That’s So Worth Trying

If computer printers can generate 3D toys and cars are close to driving themselves, then surely we can have a hair power tool that creates the …

Hair

7 Indie Nail Brands You Should Have on Your Radar

The rapid growth of indie nail polish lines over recent years is a true blessing—especially for us who believe one can never have too many mani-pedi …

Create an Agate Slice Art Wall

My grandmother likes to collect rocks and gems. She displays them in bowls around her home, and I always love admiring her collection when I visit, especially the agate slices she has carefully propped up on various shelves. I’ve been wanting to start my own collection of these slices for several …