Cindy Stephens

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2013 Holiday Gift Guide: DIY Homemade Presents

Holiday Gift Guide: 33 DIY Homemade Presents.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 22, 2013 31<p>Moving right along!<p>I think we all know that I’m not the craftiest …

Green Beans with Tomatoes and Bacon Recipe

If you had told me a week ago that I would cook a batch of fresh green beans for an entire hour and not only would they not be overcooked, but they …

Dinner Tonight: Spaghetti Carbonara + Chard Salad

Spaghetti carbonara is one of those dishes that you talk about the entire time you're eating it. It's impossible <i>not</i> to comment on how tasty it is -- hot, salty, a little creamy, a tad smoky, a handful of simple ingredients tossed together result in such pasta magic that it's a little bit creepy. It …

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Bread Stuffing Muffin Cups

Gubana: Your New Favorite Holiday Pastry

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: Why you should make gubana -- a sweet, swirling nut roll from northern Italy -- for the holidays this year.</i><p>There's nothing like the scents of …

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Whole Wheat Toasted Almond Pumpkin Muffins

Whole Wheat Toasted Almond Pumpkin Muffins.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 26, 2013 53<p>Hey let’s eat breakfast!<p>One of the best parts of the holiday season is …

Make-Ahead Turkey and Egg Strata Recipe

This recipe is both a chef and crowd pleaser; little work for you, and lots of delicious eggy brunch for your guests. If you're low on vegetables or turkey or don't have any chives, don't worry; your final product will still be a success. The vessel you use for baking is also flexible. I used a …

Why would you discard the rest of the egg yolks? I...

Why would you discard the rest of the egg yolks? If you are buying pasture raised, naturally fed eggs... throwing out the yolk is wasting cell …

Thai Almond Chicken Lettuce Wraps

You know those days when you have been on vacation or maybe just fell off the “health wagon”, and all you can think about is that you need to eat a …

Thanksgiving Salad with Cranberries, Apples, Caramelized Pecans

This colorful and full-flavored salad has become a signature dish at my Thanksgiving table. It's a simple recipe to prepare, yet will wow guests …

Winner of Your Best Thanksgiving Pie

<i>Congratulations to A Local Choice, whose Autumn Apple & Pumpkin Galette won the contest for Your Best Thanksgiving Pie!</i><p><b>Describe an early food experience that has influenced the way you think about food and/or cooking.</b> <br>Some of my fondest memories were spent with my Grandmother in her kitchen. …

Anthony Bourdain

Spanish PM: Independent Scotland would be kicked out of the EU

Scotland would be kicked out of the European Union if it voted for independence, Spanish Prime Minister says, contradicting Alex Salmond’s claims membership would be seamless<p>Mariano Rajoy said it was important that Scots were “realistic” about the consequences of a ‘yes’ vote next year and warned …