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Chickpea (Garbanzo) Mediterranean Soup

Description<p>A vegetarian and traditional soup especially heart warming in the cold winter nights.<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups CHICKPEAS (GARBANZOS)<br>• 1 tsp BAKING …

Food

Pack These 12 Sensational Veggie Sandwiches for Lunch in Honor of National Sandwich Day! - One Green Planet

November 3rd is the day we celebrate one of America’s favorite foods – the sandwich! The sandwich was not invented in America, though, but in …

Blue Apron Blog

A generous tablespoon of cinnamon gives this rich hot chocolate its pleasant warmth, while a pinch of cayenne adds a surprising—but welcome—touch of …

Amid Big Salmonella Outbreak, USDA Says It's On The Job

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has issued a health alert warning that an estimated 278 illnesses caused by <i>Salmonella Heidelberg</i> are associated with raw chicken produced by Foster Farms at three facilities in California.<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says illnesses have been …

Sour Cream Coffee Cake with Walnut Streusel Recipe

<b>Makes 1 (9-inch) tube cake</b><p>Ingredients<p>For the cake batter:<p>14 Tbsp. unsalted butter, softened, plus more for greasing the pan<br>• 3/4 cup granulated …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

Frittata with Spring Greens, Parmesan and Pancetta

<i>Merrill's baby Clara is finally old enough to eat solid foods. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon and a minimal amount of fuss, Merrill steps into the fray.</i><p><i>Today: A frittata chock full of goodies.</i><p>When best laid plans go off the rails and I need something quick and versatile -- or when …

Frittatas

Portobello Mushroom, Green Onion and Broccolini Stir-fry

Portobello mushrooms have a meaty quality that makes them a healthy stand-in for the steak that you might expect to find in this kind of …

Eating In with Lynne Rossetto Kasper

• <b>Author:</b> Lynne Rossetto Kasper<p>Lynne Rossetto Kasper invites you into her kitchen with this first issue of her new quarterly e-book, <i>Eating In with Lynne Rossetto Kasper: Weekend Menus and Work Night Encores.</i> Lynne is the guru of all things food to the listeners worldwide of her award-winning public …

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder linked to adult obesity

Having childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder could lead to a life of<p>obesity, even if ADHDsymptoms disappear in adulthood, a new study shows.<p>The study, which followed up on 207 middle-class men who had been diagnosed with<p>ADHDas children, found that some 33 years after their diagnosis, …

Pediatrics

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

Travel Photography

10 Places You Should Go While They're Still Cheap

And while there are plenty of tricks for squeezing the most out of every vacation dollar, one of the simplest options is to find a place that has a lot to offer but hasn't yet been hit by the price inflation that comes with big-time popularity.<p>Here are 10 destinations great enough to make the …

Sri Lanka

Parmesan Chicken with Caesar Roasted Romaine

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>Not only is this entire Parmesan chicken recipe in one pan—it comes with a built-in side dish of roasted romaine. Skeptical about roasted greens? Try it, and you'll be a convert.<p>March 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 7-ounce skinless, boneless chicken breasts<p>Kosher …

Curried Lentil Soup

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>This isn't your typical lentil soup recipe. Curry powder gives it a flavor boost, and velvety puréed chickpeas add body and creaminess without cream.<p>December 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 medium onion, chopped<p>1 medium carrot, …

Crack Pie

10 to 12 Servings<p>Prep Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 15 min<p>Anyone who has taken a bite of Milk Bar's best selling crack pie immediately knows the reason for the sassy name. This rich, salty-sweet pie recipe has an irresistible oat cookie crust.<p>September 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>Oat Cookie Crust<p>Nonstick …

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Makes about 60 Servings<p>Baking wings yields crisp skin without the mess and constant tending of frying. Divide the wings between our two sauces, or double one sauce recipe and use it on all 60 wings.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buffalo Sauce<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne …

Red Wine-Braised Short Ribs

6 Servings<p>These short ribs are even better when they're allowed to sit overnight.<p>October 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 pounds bone-in beef short ribs, cut crosswise into 2-inch pieces<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>3 medium onions, chopped<p>3 medium carrots, peeled, …

The Ultimate Sticky Buns

Makes 9 Servings<p>These buns can be assembled the night before, needing only a final rise before baking. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dough<p>⅔ cup whole milk<p>5 tablespoons sugar, divided<p>1¾ teaspoons active dry yeast (from one ¼-ounce envelope)<p>…

Beach & Pool Bag Organization...

This week our weather has been just beautiful (in the 80‘s) and beach season is getting really close. I have prepared my beach bag in anticipation …

Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp

Servings: 4 - 6<p>Total Time: 30 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>For the Brine<p>1/4 cup kosher salt<br>• 2-1/2 tablespoons sugar<br>• 2-1/2 tablespoons chili powder<p>4 cups water<br>• 2 …

5 Cult Classic Restaurants in San Francisco

San Francisco has no shortage of trendy new restaurants, but there are some classic spots well worth seeking out too -- just don't call them tourist traps. You'll find locals here, dining out on iconic dishes that have been satiating San Franciscans for ages.<p><b>Original Joe's</b><p>The feel of this old …

10 Ways To Be Healthier In 10 Minutes Or Less

It seems like our favorite excuse: "There just aren't enough hours in the day." It gets us out of workouts, concocting nutritious homemade meals, sleeping enough.<p>But does health <i>have</i> to be a trade-off with time? A new study examined the time American adults spend on beneficial behavior and found …

Belle's Weekly Favorites-April 8, 2013 - The Work Edit by Capitol Hill Style

<b>One.</b> If you’re looking for a dress to wear to after-work events or religious services, this dress is a great choice. I love the mix of black and …

We Interrupt Your Regularly Scheduled Post... - The Work Edit by Capitol Hill Style

The regularly scheduled Ask Belle posts are being pushed to tomorrow because I need to talk about the dress I’m wearing today. This is the second …

Some Bloggity Blog Chit Chat

Helloo dahhlings! How is your Tuesday going?<p>Today I thought I would take a moment to get chatty about some blog questions I receive here and there. …

A New Home for Smells Like Home! - Smells Like Home

The address hasn’t changed but the look sure has! Welcome to the new Smells Like Home! After over a year of planning and tweaking, I’m proud to share …

CHS Careerist: Lessons Learned, Part II - The Work Edit by Capitol Hill Style

Like most colleges in America, my alma mater was ill-equipped to provide career advice to students who were pursuing careers outside of the school’s …

Replacing Belle's Basic Spring Pieces - The Work Edit by Capitol Hill Style

It’s easy to forget that refreshing your basic pieces is just as important to having a good wardrobe as buying new pieces. Recently, I’ve noticed …