Barbara Ashley

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15 Veggie Sandwiches That Are Actually Exciting

Even though sandwiches aren't something I usually associate with lots of veggies, it turns out there are kind of a lot of veggie-packed sandwiches …

Healthy Eating

The Smoothie I Make When I Want Melted Ice Cream

Becuase chasing down the ice cream truck at 8 a.m. is too much work<p>If you’ve purposefully let a bowl of ice cream melt into soup on a hot afternoon, …

The Best Cookie Recipes To Bake This Weekend

Baking is a form of altruism. What better excuse to make some cookies?<p>Baking for others is a delicious form of altruism that’s been proven to boost your overall sense of well-being and help connect you with the people you love. But what if you just don’t have time for altruism during the busy …

The Silkiest Vegan Cashew Cream Sauce — and 9 Ways to Use It

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>If you don’t eat dairy, cashews are your BFF in the …

Recipes

This vegetarian sweet potato chili is about to be your new winter comfort food go-to

January is basically a month-long meal-time paradox: Short days and cold weather elicit cravings for comfort food (mac and cheese, anyone?), but …

The Smartest Sugar Cookie Tip We Learned from Dorie

Holiday baking season is descending upon us, which means it's time for sugar cookies in all sorts. But how to make pretty cookies that hold their …

These three last-minute treats are sure to impress holiday guests

This year, the holidays arrived in a whirl of wrapping paper and mile-long gift lists. Between navigating the mall crowds and snagging the last …

33 Vegetarian Recipes That Won't Leave You Rummaging Through the Snack Pantry

If you're vegetarian (or like to go meatless every once in a while), you know finding filling meals that don't leave your stomach growling five minutes after finishing your meal is key. While salads are fresh and hit the spot when you need a quick meal, it's those meatless options that are filled …

Healthy Eating

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Miss Myra's Banana Pudding

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>make the banana pudding<p>In a 9-inch square baking dish, arrange half of the wafers in a single layer. Top with half of the …

Our 10 Favorite Retro Christmas Cookies

Holiday cookies come with some amazing powers. This line-up of time-loved classics and whimsical sweets will transport you back to childhood in a …

Easy Roll Up with Nutella and Marshmallow

Homemade Nutella and Marshmallow Roll Ups<p>Because they are so easy and so yummy!<p>The holiday season is full of yummy treats. Many of those treats are …

Dessert

11 Vegan Japanese Recipes

As some of you already know, we absolutely love Asian food, but in all the years we’ve been doing this blog, we’ve yet to put together a Japanese …

Vegan

The Vegan Mac & Cheese Recipe You Can't Stop Eating

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>At any summer BBQ, office potluck, Super Bowl party, or Thanksgiving dinner, the dish always scraped clean is the one …

Vegan Thanksgiving: Your 4-Step Guide

According to our vegan chef partners, Richard Landau and Kate Jacoby (co-owners of the vegan restaurant Vedge), you don’t need a turkey on the table …

Vegan Sweet Potato Pancakes

Fluffy, festive sweet potato pancakes with warm cinnamon and maple flavors. This easy pancake recipe comes together in your blender and is great for …

How To Make Sourdough Bread

<b>Make sure your sourdough culture is active:</b> If your sourdough has been in the fridge, take it out 2 to 3 days before you plan to bake. Feed it daily …

10 Drool-Worthy Recipes for a Vegan Thanksgiving

We promise there are worse things in life than going meatless, like last year’s post-election table talk. So for 2017, ditch the turkey and vegan-ize …

Cooking

Best no-stress pie crust: The roll and fold method

The pastry investigator hews to scientific method. She formulates her hypothesis: Pastry perfection rests on the ratio of flour to fat to water.<p>She gets to work — years of false starts and soggy pies. Just as she is underlining her final formula — 2 cups flour, 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup water — she …

The Vegan Big Mac

1.<p>Mix all the Vegan Big Mac Sauce ingredients together in a small mixing bowl.<p>2.<p>Put the burgers in the oven – follow the instructions on the packet.<p>3.<p>…

The Best Vegan Banana Bread

You'll go bananas for this brilliant bake.<p>March 20, 2017<p>I improvised this vegan banana bread recipe when a friend asked if I could bring a sweet …

Vegan Caramel Cheesecake

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — November 16, 2017<p>This <b>Vegan Caramel Cheesecake</b> is a showstopper! It’s a gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan cheesecake …

Dessert

101 Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes With No Meat Or Dairy

Whether you're having vegan guests for your Thanksgiving dinner or looking to try something new, we've got you covered.

Perfect homemade pie crust doesn't have to be scary

You don't have to suffer pie anxiety.<p>That's the word from Chef Larkin Rogers of Hudson, Ohio, who earlier this month taught a cooking class simply …

Baking

Bread Pudding

Here is a dessert that seems to be common in some Jewish communities and not others: bread pudding. In the Jewish communities of England, South …

Breakfast

Grandma’s Apple Pound Cake with Caramel Glaze Recipe (Simple)

I got this apple pound cake with caramel glaze recipe from my grandma’s old recipe notebook. I was searching for this kind of autumn dessert that is …

The Double Puff Pastry Pie of Your Dreams (Is Easy to Make in Real Life)

There are a million reasons to love a pithivier, especially as we near the holidays. This dessert can be insanely easy to make if you’re avoiding any dough DIY-ing. Just grab a high-end puff pastry from the freezer section (Dufour is my favorite). Your local bakery might even sell sheets of puff …

The Ultimate Vegetarian Side Dish Takes 15 Minutes to Make

15-Minute Parmesan-Thyme Mushrooms<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided <br>2 pounds cremini mushrooms, cleaned and quartered, divided <br>3/4 …

The Best Thanksgiving Breakfast Recipes

Thanksgiving breakfast food should be festive, but not a lot of fuss. After all, you want to save the big effort for Thanksgiving dinner. All of …