Barbara Brown

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This Single-Serving Molten Chocolate Cookie Hits the Spot

Welcome to Single Serving, our new video series showcasing mouthwatering, easily re-createable, and highly Instagrammable recipes for one like Blue Majik nice cream and egg clouds. This week, we’re baking up a ramekin cookie with a molten chocolate core, because sometimes you just really need a …

You're Doubling The Glycemic Index Of A Sweet Potato When You Bake It

But there's actually something you can do about it, and it involves your microwave.<p>A baked sweet potato is one of those rare things in life that’s both good for you and intensely satisfying, kind of like watching multi-episode TV crime dramas. In terms of nutrition, a baked sweet potato is high in …

A Chocolate-Almond Cake That's Rich & Jammy—Even Without Butter

Scan the ingredient list for the gluten-free chocolate-almond cake in Elisabeth Prueitt's new book Tartine All Day, and you'll notice there's no butter. Or oil. Is it a typo? An egregious error? Or a bit of magic?<p>The cake, as Liz writes in the headnote, exemplifies the "reward of recipe development …

18 Insanely Easy Microwave Mug Desserts

When you have a sweet tooth but don't feel like bothering with all the ingredients for a baking project, these microwave mug desserts are exactly what you need. It doesn't get much easier than mixing ingredients in a mug and having a finished sweet treat a few minutes later, and thankfully, these …

20 Slow Cooker Meals To Warm The Soul

The weather finally dipped down to frost-level here in the Midwest this week, and with that chill came my urge to get out the crock pot. There’s …

Pumpkin Cookie Bars Recipe with Nutella Stuffed Centers!

If you are soaking up as many things pumpkin as you can right now, you are not going to want to miss this decadent Pumpkin Cookie Bars Recipe. They …

Cookie Butter Éclairs

Cue the leaves!

4-Ingredient Blueberry Cobbler Dump Cake

4-Ingredient Blueberry Cobbler Dump Cake<p>Prep time<p>5 mins<p>Cook time<p>45 mins<p>Total time<p>50 mins<p><i>Everyone loves a dump cake (despite that horrible name) and</i> …

Dessert

The O.G. Oatmeal Cookie—and Why It's Here to Stay

Classics stick around for a reason. To endure years of trends and to please every new generation, they have to be something special.<p><b>Just like striped t-shirts, Bruce Springsteen songs, and martinis, this oatmeal cookie recipe has been beloved for decades</b>. It’s the one you remember eating when you …

Overnight oatmeal is quick, easy and nutritious

Committed to improving the health of Americans, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association) celebrates …

Breakfast

Mile High Buttermilk Biscuits

If you love fluffy homemade biscuits, then you’re going to love this recipe for <i>Mile High Buttermilk Biscuits</i>. Are they really a mile high? Well what …

A Just-Right Carrot Cake, Made Entirely in the Food Processor

Some carrot cakes are so chock-full o' stuff that your fork can't travel from frosting to plate without hitting traffic light after traffic light: Walnut. Raisin. Long strand of carrot you'll later find in your molar. Coconut flake. Pineapple chunk?<p>Others are so homogenous and heavily spiced—the …

Chocolate Swirl Brioche

When it comes to baking with yeast, people generally fall into one category or the other: confident regulars or total abstainers.<p>If you are a bread baker, then I think I merely need to whisper the words “chocolate swirl brioche” and you’ll be off and running.<p>If you aren’t, here’s a little secret:</b> …

19 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes You Can Make in a Muffin Pan

Some mornings, choosing between hitting snooze and eating breakfast is a real struggle. Decision-making is hard! But with a little planning, you can catch a few extra Zs *and* grab your homemade breakfast to go like the #girlboss you are. All you need is a muffin pan, and boom! You’ve got 12 days …

21 Delicious Things You Can Make With Crescent Roll Dough

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18 Crowd-Friendly Breakfasts Ideas for Thanksgiving Morning

When Thanksgiving Day rolls around, most of us will be operating on a strict game plan. Apps will be prepped, turkey is on a schedule, your sister is on pie duty and you’ve selected the perfect bottle of vino to round out the feast. Although you’ve thought through every detail of the dinner, odds …

Sprinkle Cake

This colorful, whimsical vanilla cake has sprinkles inside and out, and just may be the ultimate birthday cake. This recipe is adapted from the book, "Baked Occasions" by Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito. Martha prepared this cake on Martha Bakes, episode 504.

Brussels Sprouts Rule. These 3 Delicious Dishes Prove It

Seems like Brussels sprout dishes are having their moment these days. And with good reason. Brussels sprouts are almost foolproof to cook with and they adapt so well to so many different types of recipes. As we highlighted in our cookbook, they are "perfect little packages of vitamins, minerals, …

14 Epic Grilled Cheese Recipes to Make STAT

Let’s be real: Who doesn’t love a classic grilled cheese sandwich? Grilled cheese makes for the perfect lunch staple rotation and epic late-night snack. If you’re in the mood to spice things up a bit (who isn’t?), check out the recipes below. Between the brie, Havarti and blue cheese, you’ll want …

Happiness is white chocolate bread pudding in your slow cooker

Crock-pot, magic oven, mama's little helper — call it what you'd like. Did you know that more than 80% of households own a slow cooker? There's a reason for this. It's one pot cooking, and you don't even have to do the cooking part.<p>Sure you can make a great dinner in the slow cooker, but you don't …

Just the Desserts from the 18 Best New Cookbooks

Have you ever noticed how cookbooks wait until the very last chapters to give us their best recipes—the cakes, pies, crumbles, cookies, doughnuts, ice creams, and, fine, [rolls eyes] <i>granitas</i>? Maybe this is the “save the best for last policy,” but we prefer our desserts a little earlier in the …

Drenched Lemon Cream Cake

Y’all, let’s get real. There’s nothing wrong with taking nude photos. Nothing.<p>I’m a middle school teacher, so let me qualify that: there may be moral …

15 Surprising Things You Can Make In A Rice Cooker

Despite its name, the rice cooker is not a single-minded kitchen unitasker. Sure, it is the easiest way to make perfect rice, but it's also a …

Cooking

Peanut Butter Cup Cookie Bars

Peanut butter cups will get me every time. #addictedtopeanutbutterWhen I turned peanut butter cups into peanut butter cup cookie bars? Yeah…also …

Banana Walnut and Coconut Muffins

This past Sunday I went to a friend’s house for the Super Bowl (code for: eat lots of snacks). On the table there was a bowl of guacamole, spinach …

15 Low-Calorie Chocolate Dessert Recipes

Mouthwatering and decadent, these chocolate desserts make for the perfect low-cal Valentine's Day treat<p>For the ultimate sweet Valentine's Day treat, …

Dessert

19 Triple Chocolate Recipes — For When Double Just Isn't Enough

Preparation<p>Preheat the oven to 375°F. Lightly butter the bottom and sides of a 9x13-inch baking dish with the softened butter.<p>For the bread pudding, …