Miriam Shumilova

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The Food Lab: How to Make Creamy Vegetable Soups Without a Recipe

When I was a totally green cook with my first serious restaurant job, working under Chef Jason Bond at what's now a landmark Boston restaurant, No. 9 Park, there were many moments when I learned a new technique or perfected an old one and said to myself, "holy crap, I just made this?" But the very …

blueberry crumb cake

Theoretically, we are supposed to move this Saturday, but evidence is mounting — in the form of a kitchen without countertops or appliances, a toilet …

Foodily Blog

Japanese Vegetable Pancakes [okonomiyaki] With Cabbage, Kale And Carrots

Japanese Vegetable Pancakes [okonomiyaki] With Cabbage, Kale And Carrots from smitten kitchen• 1/2 small head cabbage, very thinly sliced (1 pound or 5 …

Pancakes

Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Cauliflower Crust Pizza from Bakers Royale• 2 1/2 cups cauliflower, shredded (about on large head - 9.5 oz. )<br>• 1/2 cup finely grated parmesan<br>• 1 teaspoon …

Feta Cheese

Falafel Pie

Creamy Curried Kale and Chickpeas

I have an excellent recipe for you, as well as a special treat for all of you Loki fans.<p>Over spring break, my husband and I took our high school …

VEGETABLE QUINOA BURGERS

Rinse the quinoa in a mesh strainer. Bring the quinoa and broth or water to a boil in a pot. Turn it to a gentle simmer and cover and cook until …

Lentils with Wine-Glazed Vegetables

As promised - <i>the</i> Deborah Madison lentil recipe. They're the ones you see on the table in the background of this post, a recipe I know by heart. These …

San Francisco

FIESTA KALE SLAW WRAPS

It's been nearly a month since we posted last and literally it feels like we were just here last week. Every stranger keeps telling me "time flies" …

Apple and Red Cabbage Slaw

This festive slaw is vibrant and refreshing. Make it first because it needs to sit a while so the flavors can meld. <i>...read more</i><p>30 minutes or fewer …

GREEN SALAD OF NECTARINES, CORN + PEANUTS

GREEN SALAD OF NECTARINES, CORN + PEANUTS // Serves 4<p>The first time I made this, I used a mix of baby arugula, kale and romaine. You really can use …

How to Build a Veggie Grain Bowl

It's back-to-school season! Looking for meals you can toss together with your eyes closed? I hear you. Even though I don't have any little mouths to …

Homestyle Lentil Soup

Every time my parents come to visit, I tend to make the same dishes. My mother usually requests a stir-fry, and my daughter, seeing this special …

Spiced Cauliflower and Chickpea Stew

Related Recipes<p>Ginger, cumin, and garlic give these latkes a Middle Eastern flavor. The cooling minted yogurt topping is a traditional sauce at …

West Africa

Habit Formation that Works even if You’re Lazy, Forgetful and Not Motivated

July is here! How are your New Year’s resolutions coming along?<p>Millions of people vow to change themselves for the better every New Year. After a few …

Motivation

How To Change Your Life With Mini Habits | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.”<p>~ Sun Tzu<p>Imagine you’re at a New …

7 Positive Ways to Be More in Touch with Yourself | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

A lot of emphasis is put on the relationships we build with other people, but the only way to do that is to start a good relationship with …

Happiness

5 Common Mistakes That Kill Your Motivation | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Motivation is the driving force behind our actions. More motivation to do the right things is therefore one of the most common desires people have. …

Motivation

30 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Day in 5 Minutes or Less

You’re a busy person. Your days are filled with meetings, project, deadlines, family issues, and many other urgent things. That leaves very little …

Outsourcing

An Inner Monologue Of Leg Day At The Gym

Alright, leg day. Let’s do this.<p>Let’s start off simple. Inner and outer thigh machine, or abductor, whatever the fuck it’s called.<p>I literally do not …

I Didn’t Marry The Love Of My Life… On Purpose

Sometimes, your soul mate isn’t meant to be your husband.<p>I was 17 and Fred was 24 when we first met. Fred and I belonged to the same Synagogue. We …

I Videotaped Myself Sleeping During A Night Terror… It Wasn’t A Night Terror

Not for the faint of heart.<p>I’m not sure why they started, just that they did. Around the time I turned 16. One night I slept like a baby, the next I …

Date A Man Who Loves You More

Date a man who loves you more. Meet him young, at a time when you’re not old enough to realize how precious he is. Fall in love carelessly. Start to …

Everything I Know About Sex I Learned From My Best Friend’s Dad

He was the first guy to ever get his cock to that place in the back of my mouth where it can slip into my throat. It was an exhilarating discovery, …

Six Summer Fruit Desserts Worthy of a Weekend Project

<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>T</i><i>oday: Bake your fruit into pies, layer it with cream, or tuck it into crumbles -- whatever you do, use it up until the last berry</i> …

Fresh Corn Soup

When I was on book tour last spring, a charming woman brought me a personally signed cookbook that she thought might have once been mine. As some …

Chocolate Swirl Muffins

Chocolate isn’t usually a breakfast food, but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in a little something special from time to time with your morning …

Giant Skillet Cinnamon Roll and a Fair Trade Giveaway!

You guys. I'm so excited about today's post because there are so many good things to talk about!<p>First of all, Mother's Day is just around the corner, …

fig, olive oil and sea salt challah + book tour!

Last week, this little url turned six years old, though I am absolutely, unequivocally certain that the day I started typo-ing <i>typing</i> away here was a …