Carrie Edwards

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This Healthy Summer Pasta Will Leave You Wanting Seconds

<i>The following post was originally featured on Cooking for Keeps and written by Nicole Shoemaker, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Food.</i><p>Inevitably, when this time of year rolls around, you know, the time of year when tiny shorts, tank tops, and bikinis are all I want to live in due to overheating, a …

obsessively good avocado cucumber salad

It’s been 29 weeks since I first made this avocado and cucumber salad, which means two things: it predates this news, meaning that all of my theories …

Superpowered Avocado Toast | Goop

Avocado toast will always be a diet essential. This version is loaded up with mint, shaved cucumber, lemon, chili, and sea salt; it makes for a …

Fresh Corn Fritters

• 6 ounces extra-firm silken tofu (1/2 package of the vacuum-packed kind)<br>• 1 tablespoon pure maple syrup<br>• 2 tablespoons unsweetened almond milk (or …

Detox-Friendly Summer Popsicles

When it’s this hot outside, an icy-cold treat is heaven-sent. But there aren’t a lot of options in the frozen foods aisle that aren’t packed with …

butternut squash salad with farro and pepitas

This was my lunch last week. I know that it may look less like lunch and more like penance, some apology for eating too many squares of …

Swap Out Your Coffee for This Super-Healthy Matcha Smoothie

Not too sweet, and you still get a morning boost.<p>Sure, there are people who can get up and function in the morning without a jolt of caffeine. Most of us, however, are not those people. Which means that, when we’re trying to feel a little less dependent on the life force that is coffee, we turn to …

Healthy Eating

You Don't Have to Share These Chocolate Cakes

<i>We threw an end-of-year celebration with Carnival Cruise Line and ended it with this single-serving chocolate cake—and a free cruise for every guest (yes, really).</i><p>Break out the streamers, conical hats, and confetti: We're bringing back the molten chocolate cake, and that's cause for celebration in …

BA's Best Hot Chocolate

4 Servings<p>If you’re feeling really decadent and fancy (as you should), add a splash of half-and-half or heavy cream just before serving. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>December 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons cocoa powder (preferably Dutch-processed), plus more …

Dessert

tomato and sausage risotto

Alex cooked dinner last night and, oh, what a meal he made! Two weeks ago, my mother forwarded me this Tomato and Sausage Risotto recipe from her …

Food

ginger fried rice

According to my calendar — the one I believe I just looked at for the first time since last September, when someone made my life go all date- and …

the browniest cookies

I have, for forever and a day, looked for a chocolate cookie I could crown with what I considered the highest honor one could bestow on it, declaring …

Dessert

winter squash soup with gruyere croutons

High on my list of things I’ve always wanted to do but finances, scheduling or partner interest always got in the way was going to some small town …

Manhattan

spicy squash salad with lentils and goat cheese

Odds are, this week is full of sugar for you. Chewy sugar, hard shiny sugar, sugar molded into candy corn, fluffed into marshmallows, coating …

sweet potato buttermilk pie

As many of you have figured out, I’ve got a megawatt crush on Southern food. It comes out with a vengeance all summer when I want nothing more than …

pretzel parker house rolls

There are kitchen discoveries that lead to nothing but trouble. The first time I caramelized sugar, I knew I was ruined. Why would anyone want to eat …

salted chocolate chunk cookies

I would like to go on record as stating that I was not in the market for a new chocolate chip cookie recipe. Maybe I’m getting a little cranky in my …

the broccoli roast

One of my probably most annoying insistences in the 15 years that I didn’t eat meat was that I suspected people didn’t really like it as much as they …

5 psychology secrets for great interaction design

It’s becoming more important every day for your designs to connect more with users and include a “human element.” Website and user experience design needs to feel real, from aesthetics to interactions to motion (perceived and real) to emotional connection.<p>The problem designers most often encounter …

UI Design

How to Make Jasmine Ginger Coolers to Quench Your Thirst All Summer

Sure, the ready-made stuff is fine, but why not celebrate National Iced Tea Day with a homemade summer cooler? This recipe boasts layers of flavor from jasmine tea, fresh ginger, lemon and lime, all muddled together with lemon thyme and a mountain of ice. Get that lounge chair out and relax — a …

Ginger

charred cauliflower quesadillas

Last week* I mentioned that we’d been on a big breakfast-for-dinner spree this winter, less out of a noble desire for inexpensive, balanced, …

Crispy Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Cooking the potatoes in vinegar seasons them from within, and a final drizzle boosts the flavor.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds baby Yukon Gold potatoes, halved, quartered if large<p>1 cup plus 2 Tbsp. distilled white vinegar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt, …

Potatoes

Parmesan-Roasted Cauliflower

4 Servings<p>The combination of meaty, caramelized, roasted cauliflower florets and some just-this-side-of-burnt onions has become our go-to winter side dish recipe.<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head cauliflower, cut into florets<p>1 medium onion, sliced<p>4 sprigs thyme<p>4 garlic cloves, unpeeled<p>3 …

Cauliflower

Quinoa Chowder with Spinach, Feta, and Scallions Recipe

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Chowder

Brussels Sprouts and Lemon Risotto Recipe

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

9 Tofu Recipes Even Meat Eaters Could Love

[caption id="attachment_161119" align="alignleft" width="1600" caption="Tofu and Broccolini Pad See Ew photo and recipe from CHOW"][/caption]Growing …

Food

DIY Geometric Photo Display

I've been thinking a long time about how I wanted to decorate the walls of our hallway. And by a long time, I mean like since we remodeled over a …

10 DIY Bags For Literally Everything

Never wonder how you're going to carry anything ever again.

DIY Heart String Art That’s Not Cheesy!

<i>Hey lovelies!</i>Before we get started, I realized the pun in the title of this post, and I need to tell you it was not intentional, but now that I see …

Crafting