Michelle Rubio

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The Healthiest Summer Sangria EVER

Consider this your new favorite drink.<p>Summer without sangria just doesn't feel right. The only problem: You may accidentally be pouring on the sugar and calories if you're not paying attention to what you throw in that pitcher. But it's easy to give this drink a healthy makeover without sacrificing …

Easy Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies

<i>Karly cracks us up on her blog Buns in My Oven, and quite regularly stuns with all kinds of recipes. You'll find her passion for baking, especially Bar Desserts, on Food Fanatic.</i><p>Turns out that there are three types of people in the world.<p>The first type are the true foodie people. They would not …

Avocado Tomatillo Salsa - Avocado & Tomatillo Salsa Verde Recipe

Thirsty Thursday: Raspberry Mojito

Stephen Murello, Stephen Murello<p><b>It’s more than just alliteration;</b> <b>it’s a statement, a proclamation that Thursdays are when the weekend should really</b> …

Black Bean, Corn, and Red Pepper Salad With Lime Cilantro Vinaigrette Recipe

This is the ultimate summer salad, and it's perfect for entertaining. Not only is it festive and colorful, but you can make it ahead of time—in fact, you should, because it gets better and better the longer it sits.<p><b>Read more: Black Bean, Corn, and Red Pepper Salad with Lime Cilantro …

Chocolate Strawberry Nutella Cake

I made this cake on a whim. I didn’t feel like making ganache, so in desperation, I reached for the the half-eaten tub of Nutella I’d hidden on the …

The Ultimate Lobster, Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, and Tomato Sandwiches Recipe

The ultimate lobster, bacon, lettuce, avocado, and tomato sandwiches, made with a bacon sheet, tomato filets, perfectly cooked lobster, homemade mayonnaise, and bread toasted in bacon fat.<p><b>Read more: The Food Lab: How To Make Lobster, Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, and Tomato Sandwiches</b><p>Ingredients2 ripe …

Thai-Style Lobster and Herb Salad with Snap Peas and Salted Cucumber Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Dried shrimp can be found in most Chinese or SouthEast Asian grocers.<p><b>Read more: Thai-Style Lobster and Herb Salad with Snap Peas and Salted Cucumber</b><p>Ingredients4 to 5 ounces picked lobster meat from 1 whole steamed lobster (about 1 1/2 pounds live)1 small cucumber, seeded and cut into 1/2-inch …

Asian Cucumber, Celery, and Avocado Salad Recipe

Cucumbers and celery, intensely flavored with garlic, ginger, and lime juice, are served on top of sliced avocado.<p><i>Recipe inspired by Bon Appetit</i><p><b>Read more: Asian Cucumber, Celery and Avocado Salad</b><p>Ingredients2 English hothouse cucumbers, seeded and thinly sliced1/4 cup finely chopped ginger6 garlic …

19 Sweet Slushies To Keep You Cool

I'll take a one-way ticket to SLUSH CITY, please.

baked chicken meatballs

As it turns out, I’m a sucker for a good meatball. It’s a funny thing because ground meat has rarely done it for me; I’m certain I’m the lone …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Crunchy Creamy Cucumber Avocado Salad

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A weeknight salad so flipping delicious, it's fit for a dinner party.</i><p>I saw some Persian cucumbers in the market the other day and thought hey, something green, why not? …