Alexandra Alvarez-Samson

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Home Curing 101: Create Delicious Cured Meats at Home

<b>Paleo and primal eating are huge in the world of sports and fitness now, with bacon being held as the divine ambrosia.</b> This has inspired ranges of …

Sparkling Strawberry Lemonade

April 7, 2014<p><i>posted in</i> dessert, drink, summer // 41 <i>Comments »</i><p><i>Wonderfully sweet, tangy, refreshing and bubbly. Plus, it’s so easy and inexpensive to</i> …

Heloise: Can olive oil stand the heat?

By Heloise<p><i>Dear Heloise: My daughter told me that olive oil should not be used for frying — for example, chicken. If that is true, how should I be using it?</i><p><b>Frances W., Hope Mills, N.C.</b><p><b>Frances W.:</b> Well, I hate to get into the middle of a mother-daughter “discussion,” but, according to my research, …

Bacon and Mushroom Bite-Size Quiche Recipe | Yummly

Tender, cheesy and savory custards in flaky pastry shells make elegant finger food—and can be made ahead and reheated. Delicious for brunch or …

Pork Chops and Mushroom Gravy Recipe | Yummly

This classic family favorite sends tempting smells all day while it simmers in the slow-cooker. Serve with mashed potatoes, buttered broccoli spears …

Slow Cookers

Sherry Braised Beef Short Ribs Recipe

"Beef short ribs are pretty much foolproof, and as long as two things happen, you are in for some very fine eats. First, the beef must be really well …

Recipe

Running out of ideas on how to prep pusit?<p>Enjoy the abundance of avocados by turning it into a refreshing cooler.<p>You won't stop at one piece!<p>Fresh …

Fall Breakfast Recipe: Spiced Pear Muffins

Heat your oven to 425°F. Spray the wells of a standard muffin tin with nonstick spray or place muffin liners in all the wells.<p>In a mixer on high …

Dessert

This Easy-to-Make Drink May Ruin Regular Coffee for You Forever

So let’s see — we’ve got coffee for that much-needed energy buzz, Amaretto for that warm, giddy feeling and chocolate to help all your troubles melt away. We’re pretty sure that’s the perfect formula for a festive winter drink that’ll leave you with a giant smile on your face (there were certainly …

Forget takeout! Make Chinese-style marinated pork ribs at home

Comfort food at its finest! Try "Top chef" alum Stephanie Izard's Chinese-style marinated pork ribs recipe for a fingerlickin' good homemade meal.<p>Get 30 days of easy dinner recipes for the whole family<p>Stephanie Izard's Chinese-style marinated ribs

21 Healthy Breakfast Recipes That Aren’t Eggs

Eggs taste delicious, look delicious and are super high in protein, so they keep a ravenous appetite at bay on any given morning (or evening, if you like breakfast for dinner.) But if you want to tone it down on the cholesterol, it’s probably not wise to eat an egg or two <i>every</i> single day. If you …

Korean Grilled Chicken Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

Recipes

Your Search for Perfect Blueberry Muffins is Over

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. Posie Harwood from 600 Acres is sharing the best back-of-the-box recipes every Sunday.</i><p><i>Today: Learn the blueberry muffin rule of three: one-third berries, one-third batter, one-third streusel topping.</i><p>An excellent muffin is a beautiful and …