Brenda Barbosa-Nicole

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Super Simple Homemade Baby Food

I love making homemade baby food. And creating delicious, wholesome, affordable baby food is much easier than you think. It doesn't require hours of …

Avocado Toast with Olive Oil and Sea Salt

Sometimes it is the simple things that are the best, and when I am looking for a quick breakfast or easy afternoon snack, I find that I often turn to …

The Ultimate Boot-Camp Workout

Get toned fast—military-style<p>Tired of your usual gym routine? Us too. So we talked to Stacy Berman, certified trainer and head of Stacy’s Boot Camp in New York City. The result? A six-week workout plan from the new <i>WH</i> book, <i>The Big Book of Exercises</i>. It'll whip you into shape--guaranteed! <b>Week …

15 Totally Fitspirational Quotes to Pump You Up

Pin ‘em, share ‘em, and repeat ‘em often!

Squid Ink Pasta

<i>Once you've perfected basic techniques like frying an egg and cooking rice, it's time to move on to those things that may have initially scared you off. Every other Monday, chef</i> <i>Camille Becerra</i> <i>is going beyond the basics to help us tackle even the scariest cooking techniques.</i><p><i>Today: Homemade pasta</i> …

Fit Food: Chia Seeds

Mashed Potato, Cheddar and Chive Waffles

What am I going to do with all of these leftover mashed potatoes (said no one ever!)?<p>Make waffles!<p>How is there a solution to a problem that isn’t …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Just when we were entertaining thoughts of sweaters and pumpkin baked goods, Mother Nature decided to throw us a curve ball in the form of a little …

Farmer's Markets Powered by You

<i>Today, we share with you a company that is changing the local food system -- and explaining how you can be a part of it.</i><p>We partner with Real Time Farms to help people understand where their food is coming from. And we love frequenting the Farmer’s Market to ogle beautiful produce (you’ve seen our …

Farming

The Helms Bakery Truck, Culver City, CA

The Helms Bakery was a southern California fixture for decades, from 1931 to 1969. Their slogan was “Daily at Your Door” and their products were …

Sunday Sweets: Steampunk!

As you long-time readers know, I'm kind of a steampunk nut. I love the vintage vibe mixed with sci-fi gadgetry, and I love how it encourages people …

Texas Sheet Cake

One of the most amazing things about blogging is the incredible friendships that you build along the way. And today, a group of bloggers have come …

Mango Coconut Bread

Mango is one of those fruits that I typically just eat fresh, rather than saving for a baking project. The firm, juicy fruit has a fantastic texture …

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes

August 20, 2013<p>It’s been weird being in moving limbo the last few weeks. I definitely don’t like having all my pans packed up. And all my stuff boxed …

Strawberry Basil Sorbet

An overripe strawberry is one that is sweet and juicy, but starting to lose a little bit of its firmness. It’s not the kind of berry that you want to …

Nordic Pancake Cake From Josephine of A Tasty Love Story

Love Stories

S’mores Pancakes

Pancakes are definitely a breakfast food, although I occasionally have them for dinner just to mix things up. I typically serve them with butter, …

All Purpose Food Processer Tart Dough

The most intimidating part about making a tart is preparing the dough. Like making pie dough, tart dough is something that a lot of bakers are …

Raspberry Custard Tart

This Raspberry Custard Tart is a simple tart that showcases fresh raspberries in an easy to make, yet elegant, dessert. The tart is filled with a …

Preserve Your Fresh Herbs

I almost don’t want to even write it. As if that will finally make it true. Fall is on its way (sigh), and sadly, the garden is coming to an end. My …

Herbs

Chocolate Cardamon Cookies

These cookies are fragrant, rich, delicate and dark.<p>These cookies are full of cocoa and spiced with lots of freshly ground cardamon.<p>These cookies are …

Twinkie Cupcakes

Twinkies are a pop culture icon, as well as a snack cake. They’re something that everyone can recognize, even if your mom never packed one of the …

Hershey’s S’mores Cupcake Mix, reviewed

I am a huge s’mores fan. The combination of marshmallow, chocolate and graham cracker is always a good one in my book, whether it’s a traditional …

Bacon and Cheese Waffles- with yoyomax12

5 Tips for Baking Contest Entrants from a Judge

I love judging baking and cooking contests. I’ve judged everything from the LA County Fair to the Pillsbury Bake-Off. Large or small, cooking …

Wines to Drink with Grilled Meat

<i>We may have food down cold, but wine? This is where we'll conquer it. Join us; we don't want to drink alone.</i><p><i>Today: What to drink when you light up the grill today (!), and this holiday weekend.</i><p>There are people who grill in the summertime only, and then there are people who grill year-round even …