Carlie Briggs

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The Best Lunch for Weight Loss

What happened? Lunchtime avocado eaters weren't as hungry throughout the afternoon. Those who had some of the green stuff at lunch were 26 percent more satisfied and had a 40 percent decreased desire to eat three hours after the meal when compared with those who hadn't had the fruit at all. And …

How to Build a GeoDome Greenhouse

When it comes to gardening in colder climates, a greenhouse is almost a must have. It extends the growing season and gives the plants a lot more …

Toast with Squash, Prosciutto, and an Egg

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: If you like toast and squash and prosciutto and eggs, you will like them together.</i><p>This isn’t really my …

Breakfast

Finalists: Your Most Impressive Dinner Party Side

Help us pick the winner for Your Most Impressive Dinner Party Side, brought to you by Electrolux!<p>We've tested and tasted our way through the recipes for Your Most Impressive Dinner Party Side, and have emerged with two promising finalists: Cavolfiore Palma a la Leah from pigisyummy and Eat Your …

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Roasted Beets with Goat Cheese and Walnuts - Easy Roast Beets Recipe

Community Picks -- Dinner Party Sides

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Most Impressive Dinner Party Side contest, brought to you by Electrolux!<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen …

Recipes

Biodynamic Wines: The Truth Is in the Tea

<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>What do you think of when I say chamomile?<p>Maybe you think about tea.<p>You're right, but what's it doing on the property of some of the world's most precious wine real estate? It’s there because …

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A Week's Worth of Cheesy Recipes from Cowgirl Creamery

<i>All this week, Sue Conley and Peggy Smith from Cowgirl Creamery will be sharing recipes from their forthcoming cookbook Cowgirl Creamery Cooks, answering our questions, and giving away a book every day.</i><p><i>Today: We'll take one last look into the wide world of cheese.</i><p>Let's face it, everyone loves …

Recipes

apple slab pie

In one of my favorite October traditions, we picked too many apples a few weekends ago. As in maybe perhaps 25 pounds more than we needed? It’s hard …

Guest Post: Pumpkin Donuts with Peanut Butter Cream | Crumb: A Food Blog

Sick of pumpkin yet? I hope not, because I’m sharing a pretty amazing recipe for Pumpkin Donuts with Peanut Butter Cream over on the Peanut Butter …

How to Choose the Right Oil

<i>Inspired by conversations on the FOOD52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: When it comes to cooking and baking with oil, it's all about finding Mr. Right.</i><p>Walking into the oil aisle is a sensory overload: all of those glistening …

Food

5 Money-Saving Kitchen Hacks

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, you can make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Gabriella shows you how to make the most of what you already have by teaching old</i> …

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