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Meals In Under 30 Minutes You Can Find On Instagram

Scrolling through Instagram can give anyone food envy. There's always somebody whipping up the most colorful, dynamic, and tasty meal you've ever …

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24 Fresh and Delicious Foil Packet Recipes Perfect for Spring

Enjoy the season with our best and easiest foil packet dinners yet!<p>We're finally turning a corner into our favorite bright and blooming season, and …

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Hands Down the Best Way to Roast a Sweet Potato

<i>Cookboomarked!</i> <i>is our new series where we review the latest cookbooks from the foodie influencers you follow. Check back often to find out which new releases are worth your hard-earned cash and the recipes you should try first from each.</i><p>I thought I knew how to roast a sweet potato, but I was wrong. …

15 Traditional American Recipes

Creamy Potato Salad With Bacon<p>Crunchy bacon bits add a smoky twist to this herby and tangy down-home potato salad.<p>Get the recipe.<p>Parsleyed Corn on …

Make-ahead Monday: 1 classic beef brisket, 3 divine dinners

Here's the great irony about brisket: it may be one of the least tender cuts of beef, but when you braise it or roast it slowly, it comes out soft, tender and juicy.<p>Plus, it's incredibly versatile, meaning it lends itself perfectly to being used in leftovers.<p>Food and lifestyle expert Jamie Geller …

Quick Pot Sticker Soup Recipe

"This quick and delicious soup whips up really quick. I add some egg rolls to round out the meal."<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon sesame oil<p>1 onion, chopped<p>2 …

How to Cook Fish in the Oven Perfectly Every Time

You can make almost any slow-roasted fish in under 30 minutes. Just memorize this technique.<p>Learning how to cook fish at home can be incredibly intimidating. There are a lot of mistakes you can make, but we think the best way to nail it every time is to let the oven do all the work. That's why …

BA's Best Lasagna Is Our Only Winter Hobby

Nothing says personal growth like a casserole dish that weighs more than a slab of marble.<p>There are only as many layers in a lasagna as you can aspire to. And this isn't a metaphor–you really just keep layering the meaty sauce and creamy béchamel and squiggle-edged noodles until your casserole dish …

Light & Delicate Fritters for Polish Fat Thursday, Aka Doughnut Day

In many parts of the world, the month of February is often associated with carnival season, a time when people celebrate ahead of Lent, a time known for excess and extravagance. Rich, fatty foods reign, before they go into hiding during the somber period that precedes Easter Sunday.<p>The feasting …

Vacationing in Costa Rica: A Suggested Itinerary

Vacationing in Costa Rica: A Suggested Itinerary<p>Updated on January 7, 2017<p>Imagine lying in bed at night and watching as red-hot lava rolls down the …

A Day in Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica

It’s 7:30 a.m. and a green Mercedes 12-seater crunches up the gravel in the hostel’s driveway. Henry Pizarro, my guide for the morning from HP Tours, …

Honeymoon Destination: Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a perfect honeymoon destination and is sure to be a memory you and your soon-to-be groom never forget! With 70 and 80 degree weather …

3 Costa Rica Itineraries for Foodies

Costa Rica’s lush land of rainforests, beaches, mountains, and volcanoes make the Central American country a destination for its natural charms as …

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The Top 5 Reasons Costa Rica's Southern Caribbean Coast (SoCa) Is Better Than The Pacific -- For Retirees And Everyone Else

I wouldn't exactly call it a rivalry, but retirees and vacationers alike tend to fall into one of two categories; those who go west in Costa Rica, especially to Jaco (the closest beach town to the international airport) and those who head east to the Carib. And this, of course, makes perfect …

Rear View Mirror: Costa Rica Travel Tips After 170 Days Exploring the CountryRear View Mirror: Costa Rica Travel Tips After 170 Days in the Country

Like most travelers, we had high expectations for Costa Rica which has been in the eco tourism game for decades now. Many of the “usual suspect” …

23 essential Spanish expressions to learn before visiting Costa Rica

YES, THERE ARE GORGEOUS BEACHES. Majestic volcanoes. Incredible rainforest. Fantastic wildlife. But perhaps the best thing about Costa Rica is its …

29 reasons why you should visit Costa Rica - the world's happiest country

1. It’s the world’s happiest country<p>According to the most recent Happy Planet Index, published last month, which aims to measure human well-being and environmental impact, Costa Rica is the most satisfying place in which to live. It has an HPI score of 44.7, putting it just above Mexico and …

Expats in Costa Rica happiest in the world, says new poll

Useful (And Free) Apps for Traveling in Costa Rica

Traveling is so much easier with today’s technology. With internet on our smartphone, we can look up anything from the forecast to the next season’s …

There’s a right and a wrong way to use your Instant Pot

“In a so-called high-pressure age we are now doing high-pressure cooking,” wrote Jane Nickerson for the the New York Times in April of 1946, and the statement is true again some 70 years later.<p>Back then in the post-war era, home cooks were all about their pressure cookers. In 1950, The New York …

Your New Favorite Instant Pot Recipe

We got Melissa Clark to share the recipe for Korean chile-braised brisket and kimchi coleslaw from her new book, ‘Dinner in an Instant.’<p>Even though …

A Cheap Person's Guide to Fancy French Wine

We asked four Master Somms from around the country to name some of the best wine steals in the seven most prestigious wine regions of France.<p>We all …

Classic Slow Cooker Beef Stew

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Sprinkle beef evenly with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon pepper. Add 1 1/2 …

17 Homemade Ingredients To Make Now & Enjoy All Year Long

Sure, you can start kitchen projects any time of year. But there’s something about January 1st that makes from-scratch baking and cooking feel especially aspirational—and manageable. Maybe it’s the optimism of resolutions, the chilly weather that pushes us indoors, or just the extra time of a …

The Our 10 Most Popular Side Dishes of 2017

I take the same approach to side dishes as I do for the mains that fill my meal plan. I lean on simple, no-fuss sides that are a breeze to pull …

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Sweetcorn cakes with avocado salsa - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>60g plain flour<br>• 1 egg<br>• 1 tsp baking powder<br>• Handful fresh coriander, plus extra sprigs, for garnishing<br>• 300g sweetcorn kernels<br>• 2 red chillies, …