Ayesha Yusuf

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Browned Butter Banana Bread

Very few people get excited about banana bread and I happen to be one of those people. Whenever I am at a potluck and I see poor old banana bread sitting in a corner by itself, I kind of feel sorry for it. What did it ever do to me? Well, nothing-and I suppose that's the problem.<p>Perhaps I am not a …

11 Healthy Grilled Chicken Recipes in Under 30 Minutes

<i>Header image: Grilled Chicken with Nectarine Barbecue Sauce from CHOW</i>Grilled chicken is an easy and versatile protein that you can eat alone or serve …

Try These All-Natural DIY Seasonal Skin Care Recipes To Get That Glowing, Smooth Skin You’ve Always Wanted

By Nikki Fotheringham,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1DKxN7x<p>Finding the right skin care products for your routine can be difficult, especially if …

Beauty Chemistry: Homemade Face Masks

What if I told you that you could make great face masks in the privacy of your kitchenette? What if I told you it was really, really easy? What if I …

Quick Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Melt butter and brown sugar in <b>Rockcrok™ (2.5-qt./2.35-L) Everyday Pan</b> or <b>Rockcrok™ (4-qt./3.8-L) Dutch Oven</b> over medium heat 1-2 minutes or until …

Dessert

This Cake Will Turn Your World Upside Down

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: What goes up must come down. And what goes upside-down cake must come out</i> …

double chocolate banana bread

I have a theory that Mondays are for repentance, for undoing whatever damages to your liver, psyche or saddlebags you’ve done over the weekend. …

Tres Leches Cake

16 Servings<p>Hailing from Latin America, this tres leches cake gets its name from incorporating three kinds of milk: evaporated, condensed, and regular whole milk.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Unsalted butter (for pan)<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour plus more<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 …

How to make brownies with shiny crust - Flourish

Inquiring bakers want to know: what’s the secret to making brownies with shiny crust?<p>Some brownies have a dull, matte-brown crust.<p>And some brownies …

Dessert

Recipe for Chocolate Cake - Moist and Easy to Bake

This chocolate cake is very easy and quick to bake, and it is so moist and delicious. I am sure that everyone would like this cake, so it is perfect …

Dessert

Home life made simple.

Springfree Trampoline and Earth Day Canada have partnered up to get kids outside and active with a POP-UP Adventure Playground, coming to Calgary May …

Amazing Chocolate Babka from Stir Market

Chocolate babka is one of life's greatest pleasures. Buttery layers of bread woven with a ribbon of chocolate is heaven in each bite. This version …

Easy dinner recipes: Get grilling with quick steak, pork and chicken ideas

The weather's great, so why not enjoy it? Cook dinner outdoors tonight with these simple grilling ideas. From pork steaks to carne asada to grilled chicken salad, these ideas grill up quickly with little effort.<p><b>Grilled pork steaks with fennel:</b> This is a great dish when you're looking for something …

a little something

Recipe: lemon soufflé There was a surprise dump of 3 inches the other morning on the mountain at Crested Butte. 3 inches does not a powder day make, …

20 Healthy, Protein-Packed Smoothie Recipes

Blend up one of these concoctions for a quick nutrition fix<p>Smoothies are a great way to get a nutrient-packed meal or snack, stat. They can provide everything you need—protein, healthy fats, vegetables, and fruits—all in a to-go cup.<p>(For a versatile, ultra-nutritious protein you can use in these …

Our Best Layer Cake Recipes

From old-fashioned chocolate layer cake to carmelized-apple spice cake to the ultimate coconut cake, choose from more than 40 of our best layer cake recipes Here, Martha's father's favorite orange-curd filled cake topped with chocolate frosting.

Perfect Pound Cake Recipes to Bake for Dessert Tonight

Pound cake first originated in Europe in the first half of the 18th century, according to PopSugar, and was given its name because the original …

beauty from the grocery store

DIY skin-care recipes with ingredients you can eat!<p>Here’s a fun fact: The FDA doesn’t approve cosmetics. Meaning… that $200 tincture that promises to turn your face into an eternally youthful, forever luminous flower petal might have some real weird things in it. Not to mention the fact that it …

Skin Care

New to eye liner? Here’s how to pull off basic eye liner looks.

Like many of you, I love eye liner. I love the precision and perfection of a well-drawn cat eye with liquid liner; I love the smudgy bedroom eyes …

The truth about ‘miracle foods’ – from chia seeds to coconut oil

As books that give answers go, there’s one classic that often gets overlooked – the dictionary. So next time you’re wondering whether a £10 tub of the latest miracle food can really stave off cancer, diabetes and heart disease, and get rid of a podgy belly in time for summer, run your finger down …

Nutrition

Turn Your Pantry Into A Sephora

With her flawless skin and shiny hair, S.W. Basics Founder Adina Grigore looks a lot like one of those women who was born without a skin worry in the …

How to Make Hummus Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: All you need to turn a can of chickpeas into the most versatile dip around is a food processor and a little</i> …

How To Make The Easiest, Most Delicious Chocolate Lava Cakes

Real love has sturdy foundations and a warm, gooey center.<p><i>Recipe by Christine Byrne</i><p>Serves 2<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>4 ounces semisweet baking chocolate, chopped<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature, plus more for greasing custard cups<p>2 tablespoons sugar, plus more for the custard cups<p>2 large eggs<p>2 …

Easy chocolate cake

<b>Ingredients for 8 shares about:</b><p>6 eggs <br>250g soft butter <br>250 g of sugar <br>250 g flour <br>1/2 teaspoon baking powder <br>200 g of chocolate<p><b>preparation:</b><p>1. Preheat …

Pineapple Upside-Down Muffins

Ingredients<p>6 Tbls. butter, melted<br>• 3/4 cup brown sugar<br>• 1 (20 oz.) can sliced pineapple in juice, drained<br>• maraschino cherries<br>• 1-1/2 cups flour<br>• 1 cup …

Kladdkaka - Swedish chocolate cake

This cake is one of those cakes I take for granted somehow. I love it so much but I rarely bake it. Before I started baking like crazy, about 5 years …

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 …

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9 Next-Level Hairstyles You Can Create with Nothing but Bobby Pins

Scoop up the stragglers from the bottom of your bag and start stacking.<p>A bobby pin's sole job is to hold your hairstyle together without being seen. But why not make it multitask? Here, nine cool ways to expose your favorite cheapie hair tool, courtesy of the one and only hair wiz Justine Marjan.<p>To …

Hair