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18 Easy Breakfasts That Are on Your Paleo Diet

Paleo dieters, we’ve got you. We know breakfast is a challenge, especially when toast, croissants, waffles and huevos rancheros are off-limits. So …

Buttery German Apple Cake

8 servings<p>This gorgeous cake was unanimously crowned the best of the best from this year’s Readers’ Choice Week recipe submissions. We love the simple method to get that professional shingled look without having to layer each individual apple slice. Make sure the butter is truly room temperature, …

Dessert

Your Abs Will Be Sore For Days (Maybe Weeks, TBH) After This Wall Workout Challenge

Newsflash: sculpting your midsection doesn't have to entail repetitive crunches and mind-numbing planks. It can actually be a — dare I say it? — <i>fun</i> process. Case in point: Jeanette Jenkins's latest ab workout challenge.<p>The celebrity trainer, who works with stars like Pink and Alicia Keys, just …

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The Only Cake Recipe You'll Need This Summer

My friend Jodi Rhoden started baking cakes out of her Barbie-pink house in Asheville, North Carolina in 2006. The venture became so popular, so fast, that she opened a bakery, and wrote a cookbook about Southern cake ladies, the home bakers everyone around town knows to call up for a birthday …

Dessert

That Kind Of Woman

10 Breads from Around The World to Try Other Than a French Baguette

Why All Your Brownies Should Be Made with This Cocoa Powder

It's time to assess your cocoa powder situation.<p>Have you ever found an old, dusty box of cocoa powder in your cabinet and decided to make, say, a tray of brownies from scratch? Once they’re out of the oven, you excitedly take the first bite only to realize they taste kind of gross. It’s a common …

Dessert

A Luxurious Cream of Mushroom Soup—Without the Cream!

Are you a soup person? I am, without a doubt. Whatever the weather, I find great comfort in soups of all persuasions: a rich chowder to ward off biting winds, a perfectly chilled gazpacho to celebrate summer's tomato bounty, a seafood-studded bouillabaisse for whenever I can get my hands on it. …

Food Preservation

How to Make Wylie Dufresne’s Incredibly Creamy Scrambled Egg Sandwich

It's time to start whisking cream cheese into your scrambled eggs.<p><i>Wylie Dufresne breaks down the expert egg technique behind his grilled cheese-egg sandwich hybrid at Du's Donuts in NYC. It’s the only non-donut item on the menu, so you know it’s gotta be good.</i><p>My love of eggs has been long and …

Breakfast

Make This Sheet Pan Balsamic Chicken and Broccoli for Dinner

February is not my favorite month. While I'd like to think I'd spend time in my kitchen making long, labor-intensive dinners, like lasagna bolognese …

Cooking

9 Bed Sheet Sets That Will Make Your Bed Even More Luxurious

By this point, many of us are aware of the benefits of sleeping on certain pillowcases. Silk, for instance, can help prevent frictional forces from creating premature wrinkles on your face, according to Joshua Zeichner, the director of cosmetic and clinical research in dermatology at Mount Sinai …

Skin Care

11 Unbelievably Fluffy, Fuss-Free Pancakes to Flip Over

While cinnamon-swirled king cakes are one way to celebrate the indulgence of Carnival season, there’s an alternative sweet cake I’ll be eating this Tuesday. Pancakes are another answer to the scramble of using up rich foods (like butter, eggs, and milk) before Lenten fasting in a tradition known as …

An Irresistible, Oat-y, Nutty, Salted Chocolate Chip Cookie

I’m quite sure that most of us will eat more plant-based dishes in the years to come whether or not it’s part of a belief system. One reason is that chefs and experts are creating more delicious dishes, including desserts and baked goods, without meat or dairy. This is becoming a requirement to …

Dessert

Menu

One Perfect Cake, Unlimited Ways to Customize It

I love an everyday cake. Not necessarily a cake that you eat every single day—just one that you <i>could</i>, and one that doesn’t require much fanfare or intense grocery shopping. One that you can whip up with ease, even on a Tuesday; one that you’d be proud to take to a dinner party; one that is low-key …

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Emojis are making us feel less of the feels

Every day we rely on a mix of emojis, emoticons, and gifs in our messages to help our friends and colleagues understand what we’re trying to say—and how we’re trying to say it. We heart and like our way through our feeds, providing support or adding a dash of color to our posts. We tap the sad face …

Emotional Intelligence

Romantic French Lentil Salad Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> My husband and I first had this traditional French lentil salad in Le Puy, where most of France's lentil crop is grown. It uses the small, dark lentils you'll find in gourmet stores labeled "Lentilles du Puy." (My husband first thought the town was famous for its contact lenses, which …

Flavors

10 Top Picks To Start Your Own Feminist Bookshelf

As the weather continues to drop, it's the perfect time of year to wind down, wrap yourself in a wool blanket, and curl up with a good book. And in …

Books

13 Scones to Take You from Breakfast to Dinner

"For some reason, when I pick up a new baking book, more than cookies, more than cake, more than brownies...scones always call my name first."<p>That's from Baking Club member (and professional baker) Timmy Gibbons. He attributes their appeal to both their simplicity, versatility, and the fact that …

Breakfast

I Never Make a Frittata Without Adding This One Ingredient

It's been staring at you in the fridge all along.<p>At their best, frittatas are fluffy and custardy and bursting with flavor, begging to be ogled over …

Quick Vegetable Main Dishes

From a layered eggplant, zucchini and tomato casserole to a rustic vegetable tart, here are some fantastic and quick vegetable recipes.

Our 25 Most Popular Recipes of 2017

You were really into brown butter chocolate chip cookies and easy chicken dishes.<p>Another year has passed, and you all still really love chicken. Out of our 25 most popular recipes, seven of them involved poultry, from one-skillet thighs with buttery orzo to Basically's magic crispy over-fried …

Cooking

5 Easy Baked Mac and Cheese Recipes That'll Take You Right Back to Yesteryear

There's something therapeutic about revisiting childhood classics—especially the comfort foods we use to (and still) crave. Especially during the …

Top Christmas bakes from Claire Ptak, Steffi Knowles-Dellner and Ruby Tandoh

<b>Claire Ptak’s figgy mulled wine honey cake (main picture)</b><p>Dried figs are plumped with the remains of leftover red wine – so the perfect thing to make on Boxing Day – and steeped in spices, then drenched in honey. The texture and stickiness of this one makes it my favourite.<p><b>Makes 1 cake</b><br>400g dried …

Baking

18 of the Best-Selling Beauty Products at Ulta in 2017

When I'm shopping for new beauty products, I go through a rigorous research process before buying: I read tons of reviews, watch videos of people …

17 standout books of 2017 that you must read

Bookworms will be spoilt for choice<p>Sparkling new voices, curious genre-hybrids, future classics,and a stirring portrait of our time—2017’s standout …

Stollen Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is loosely based off of the recipe in Zingerman's Bakehouse cookbook.<br>I added a middle layer of almond paste (because I love almond paste) and tweaked some proportions, but the buttery, rich dough and boozy dried fruit is a winning festive combination. Make for all your holiday …

Baking

17 Delightful Children's Books Even Childless People Will Love

See Spot demolish the patriarchy.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Books