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11 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Before the Year Ends

1. What Younger You Would Like About Present You<p>Most of us know our disappointments by name. But what about your life has turned out to be bigger, …

Grand Canyon

Spiced Chocolate Biscotti

I love having biscotti with my coffee. The hard, crunchy cookies are perfect for dipping in a hot cup of coffee or a latte, and they usually come in …

Pumpkin Pecan Cinnamon Rolls

October 21, 2013<p>Fall is in the air and that means cinnamon rolls are in my mouth. But not just regular cinnamon rolls, but these pumpkin pecan …

Dessert

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

I am what you might call a recovering junk food addict—and one that had an especially strong penchant for candy.<p>And while I’ve managed to get my sweet tooth under control in recent years, I still have quite a weakness for homemade versions of classic treats.<p>Being able to create them without …

Dessert

Margaret Fox's Amazon Chocolate Cake

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Your new go-to birthday cake, bake sale cake, dinner party cake, late night snack cake -- for when the fridge is at its barest and you need chocolate cake now.</i> …

Dessert

The alkaline lifestyle: why stars including Victoria Beckham and Robbie Williams love it

<p>The alkaline diet boasts quite the fan base. Fashion designer <b>Victoria Beckham</b>, ex-Take That star <b>Robbie Williams</b> and model and TV personality <b>Lisa</b> …

Victoria Beckham

Healthy falafel recipe

<p>Recipe created by Gerard Murphy, Consultant Chef at <b>Just Falafel</b><p><i>Falafel is a traditional street food thousands of years old, originating from the</i> …

Food

Raspberries and Cream Macarons (and a giveaway!)

I've decorated a great many cakes and sweets with lovely macarons, but I've always had the secret wish to adorn myself with them, too. That's why I …

Gluten-Free Cornmeal Cake Recipe

Lighter than a pound cake, this gluten-free, dairy-free cornmeal cake goes well with just about anything. Serve it for breakfast with hot tea or coffee. For dessert, serve with fresh berries, a warm berry compote or grilled pineapple. If you'd like, transform this cake into a lemon cornmeal cake by …

Black Pepper Popovers with Chives and Parmesan

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we'll announce a new Wildcard winner: a recipe that may not have been entered in (or won) a contest, but a recipe that we've tested and loved.</i><p>WHO: FamilyStyle Food is a private chef and blogger living in St. Louis.<p>WHAT: Our new go-to pastry for whenever the mood …

Cheese

Vegetable Biryani from 'River Cottage Veg'

Biryani is a celebratory dish of rice and curry, often featuring meat. Luckily, <b>Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's</b> vegetarian version in <i>River Cottage Veg</i> doesn't suffer from its absence. His base is a richly spiced stew of potatoes, peas, and carrots, fragrant with cardamom, ginger, cumin, cinnamon, and …

Baklava Cheesecake

So, here's a question that makes my head spin.<p><i>"What's your favorite dessert of all time?"</i><p>I usually follow this up with an uncomfortable pause, an</i> …

Crispy Chickpea and Dill Barley Salad

Last weekend I went to a barbecue and -- aside from the 40 lbs of ribs gracing the grill -- one of the dishes that stole the show was a chickpea and …

Lemon Pine Nut Biscotti Recipe

Bright lemon and rich pine nuts balance each other in this easy biscotti.<p><b>Note:</b> When I say easy, I mean it: I like to use good old fashioned man power and just whisk the eggs and sugar together. If you'd like, you can use an electric beater.<p>You can either make large 4-inch cookies or smaller 2-inch …

New post! This Boozy Margarita Lime Cake is a celebration of lime and tequila, making a perfect end to a fabulous dinner party. http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/boozy-margarita-lime-cake.html

Charred Mexican Zucchini

Remember that one time the four of us piled into one pedicab in Austin? Remember how we were simultaniously being pedalled up the hill by one dude, …

A Falafel Party

<i>Now that Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw has stocked her</i> <i>First Kitchen, she's</i> <i>ready to throw parties in it: no-stress weeknight parties for anyone, anytime, and (almost) every kitchen. You're invited.</i><p><i>Today: You can serve beans for your next dinner party -- here's how.</i><p>I take great joy in …

Vegetables

'Pub Loo Shocker,' British Anti-Drunk Driving PSA, Is So Terrifying It Might Just Save Lives (VIDEO)

A viral British anti-drunk driving campaign video is receiving a lot of attention this week for a sobering strategy that aims to literally scare the crap out of potential offenders.<p>The #PubLooShocker video, just 52 seconds long, features "unsuspecting" drinkers in a bar bathroom. They are suddenly …