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Sex and the City quotes that are still relevant today

Sex and the City gave us some of the best quotes about fashion, sex, love and friendship. So let's recap some of the funniest, most astute and …

Country Music

Apostle's Fingers (Crêpes with Lemon and Ricotta Filling)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Meet Puglia's answer to Sicily's cannoli: lemon- and ricotta-filled crêpes.</i><p>One of Puglia's best-loved desserts, <i>dita degli apostoli</i> -- or …

Dessert

How to Make Blueberry and Rye Slab Pie

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Feed the masses at your next summer gathering with an ooey, gooey, tasty mess.</i><p>Slab pies are pretty easy to love: They …

Baking

Crunchy Almond Butter Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

These almond butter cookies have a crisp, crunchy texture and are gluten-free.<p><b>Why this recipe works</b><p>Oats add just enough binding to keep these cookies together while still letting them be light and crisp (and gluten-free).<br>• Vanilla and brown sugar compliment the flavor of the almonds and give the …

Skillet Cornbread with Pecan Dukkah From 'Afro-Vegan'

Despite the fact that I have a strong allegiance to plain Southern-style cornbread smeared with a thick layer of butter, I quite like Bryant Terry's nutty, butter-free version in his new cookbook, <i>Afro-Vegan</i>. Chalk it up to the creative use of dukkah, one of my favorite spice blends. The pecan, …

How to Make Chocolate Babka at Home

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: Call it bread or call it dessert -- this babka will bring you nothing but good things.</i><p>I first made babka a couple of years …

Baking

Chocolate Cream Slab Pie

Chocolate Cream Slab Pie.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 20, 2013 65<p>What a name.<p>I don’t really want to consume something with the word “slab” in it, but I …

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 …

Grain-Free Cinnamon Rolls

<i>Every week, Shauna Ahern of Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef will be sharing smart tips and smarter recipes that will please even the most devout gluten-eaters among us. Come one, come all -- we're going flourless.</i><p><i>Today: A grain-free cinnamon roll that everyone can enjoy over the holidays.</i><p>Every …

Breakfast

Boozy Eggnog Cake Recipe

Eggnog lovers alert: this is like a slice of eggnog in cake form. Booze up the homemade eggnog to your liking.<p><b>Notes:</b>Cook the eggnog sauce like a creme anglaise—until the mixture lightly coats the back of a spoon. When you draw a line across the spoon, the line should stay. Avoid boiling or the eggs …

Caramel Apple Sweet Rolls

This just in: <i>Sweet rolls are taking over the universe.</i><p>At least that’s the conclusion one might draw if they read my site regularly and see the …

Cinnamon Sugar Sourdough French Toast Bake with Whipped Greek Yogurt Cream

Cinnamon Sugar Sourdough French Toast Bake with Whipped Greek Yogurt Cream.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 17, 2013 79<p>It’s like French toast month on the …

Chocolate Fudge Pistachio Thumbprints

Chocolate Fudge Pistachio Thumbprints.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 8, 2013 53<p>Oh my cookies.<p>I’m taking my love affair with pistachios a little further and …

Dark Chocolate Chunk Popovers with Spiked Whipped Cream

Dark Chocolate Chunk Popovers with Spiked Whipped Cream.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 6, 2013 59<p>I’m saving you today with Friday food.<p>Friday food is the …

Peanut Butter and Jam Bars

Peanut butter and jelly is a classic combination. Instead of standard grape, these <i>One Bowl Baking</i> bars substitute blackcurrant jam. The dense base and crumbly topping sandwich the sweet jam.<p>Excerpted from One Bowl Baking by Yvonne Ruperti. Copyright © 2013.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the</b> …

Chewy Chocolate Chip Blondies with Oatmeal Cookie Streusel

Chewy Chocolate Chip Blondies with Oatmeal Cookie Streusel.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 12, 2013 70<p>There is a lesson to be learned here.<p>You can’t make …

Chocolate Hazelnut Gelato Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Melissa Hamilton | Christopher Hirsheimer | Canal House Cooking, Volume No. 7: La Dolce Vita | Andrews McMeel …

Dessert

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 30, 2013 68<p>You know my stance on peaches.<p>I firmly believe that you really only …

Crisp and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

The trick to these cookies is to take a block of chocolate, stick in the freezer, then shave it into shards (with the occasional chunk.) The chocolate bakes in layers throughout the cookie, giving it crisp and chew.<p><b>Note:</b> I put a block of 90% cocoa baking chocolate in the freezer for 20 minutes …