Emily Peters

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Healthy Dips You Can Make with Basically Any Vegetable

Your Super Bowl snack plan is here.<p>Super Bowl Sunday definitely doesn't need to be a day for healthy eating, but we can still add a few more veggies to the spread. The best place to sneak them in? A couple healthy dips. There's a lot to love about this easy roasted vegetable dip recipe: the …

Food

The Ignorance of Mocking Mormonism

It’s precisely the beliefs of Latter-day Saints that critics dismiss as strange which produce the behaviors those same critics often applaud.<p>“What the Mormons do, seems to be excellent,” according to Charles Dickens’s 19th-century journal <i>Household Words</i>, “what they say, is mostly nonsense.”<p>Since …

Religion

Pumpkin Spice Slow Cooker Oatmeal Will Make Mornings Magical

Slow Cooker Creamy Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal<p>Serves 6<p>Cooking spray, olive oil, or coconut oil <br>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided <br>1 1/2 cups steel-cut …

Slow Cookers

The Best Ways to Make Creamy Pasta Without Cream

It's hard to beat the level of comfort provided by a pasta dish that's coated in a heavy cream sauce, like fettuccine Alfredo or penne alla vodka. …

Food

25 Vegetable Recipes to Make Before Summer Ends

The abundance of produce summer brings is something that's celebrated all season long. If you're anything like me, you've been eating as much corn, …

Side Dishes

‘What Do You Do if a Red State Moves to You?’

Many Americans woke up after the election to discover that they lived in Trump Country. In one corner of Wisconsin, shocked liberals can’t escape an uneasy feeling: They were the reason why.<p><b>Pepin County, Wisconsin</b>—The morning after Donald Trump was elected president, Andrea Myklebust’s sheep needed …

Mississippi River

Track of the Day: ‘Manhattan, Kansas’ by Donna Fargo

A reader writes:<p>I discovered your Tracks of the Day about a month ago and am really enjoying it. I have a pair of “songs about a place.” Kind of. I guess the pair of songs “Manhattan, Kansas” (the idyllic college town I grew up in) aren’t so much about the place, but they start there to sing about …

Loretta Lynn

Recipe: Collard Greens Stew with Chorizo & Garlic

<b>Collard Greens Stew with Chorizo & Garlic</b><p>serves 4 as a main dish<p>1/2 pound fresh chorizo sausage (not smoked) <br>2 pounds collard greens (two big …

Slow Cookers

5 Slow Cooker Dinners to Feed a Family

(Image credit: Kimberley Hasselbrink)<p><b>Meal Plan by:</b> Anne Postic, writer and mother• <b><br>Number of meals:</b> Five dinners, six sides• <b><br>Sized for:</b> Two adults, two …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Recipe: Curried Vegetable and Chickpea Stew — Quick and Easy Vegetarian Dinners

This creamy coconut curried stew is a perennial favorite in my house. It's full of tender vegetables and chickpeas, along with the warming flavors of …

Slow Cookers

The magic button — Make Everything OK

This Spiced Apple Cider Is Perfect for Fall Gatherings

Spiced Apple Cider<p>1 gallon fresh apple cider<br>10 cinnamon sticks<br>5 anise pods<br>3 teaspoons whole cloves<br>1 cup extra-dark rum (optional)<br>Orange slices for …

Spices

10 Soups to Give in a Mason Jar

The gift of soup is a great one — everyone needs to be warmed up a little during the cool fall and winter months. Plus, who doesn't enjoy soup? Here …

Cooking

12 Caramel Desserts to Make This Weekend

Caramel is one of my favorite ways to indulge, especially in fall. Although I still look forward to pumpkin and apple everything, caramel is one of …

Dessert

Apple Crumb Cake

Apple season is full swing and the baking possibilities are too great to pass up. So this month, we’ll be featuring apple recipes, starting with this …

Recipes

25 Vegetarian Dinners to Make in Your Cast Iron Skillet

The beauty of a cast iron pan is its universality — which means if your kitchen is a hub for delicious vegetarian dishes, then this most-beloved pan …

Cooking

23 Hearty Vegetarian Dinners

When I first started getting a CSA box, I was overwhelmed by all the vegetables I was getting every week. There seemed to only be so many ways to …

Cooking

Evicted for a Debt the Price of a Meal: Best #Cityreads of the Week

A round-up of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.<p>“As the Nation’s Capital Booms, Poor Tenants Fave Eviction Over As Little As $25,” Terrence McCoy, <i>The Washington Post</i><p>Her mother told her to always maintain poise, no matter the indignity, so she awoke …

25 Things to Enjoy Before Summer Ends: A Printable Countdown

In August, summer feels both endless and about to end, abruptly. The heat tells you that summer is forever; September has other plans. That feeling …

Sweet Corn

Recipe: Summer Farro Salad with Tomatoes, Cucumbers & Basil

Heat a few tablespoons olive oil in a heavy saucepan over medium heat. Add the shallots and sauté until translucent, about 5 minutes. Add the farro …

Tomatoes

Recipe: Shrimp and Arugula Salad with Lemon Dressing

Shrimp & Arugula Salad with Preserved Lemon Dressing<p>Serves 8<p>2 pounds raw shrimp, peeled and deveined <br>1 small or 1/2 large preserved lemon <br>1/4 cup …

Arugula

Recipe: Corn, Tomato & Black Bean Tostadas with Creamy Cilantro Dressing

Corn, Tomato & Black Bean Tostadas with Creamy Cilantro Dressing<p>Makes 2 servings<p><i>For the dressing:</i> <br>1 cup cilantro leaves and stems, roughly chopped …

Tomatoes

This Make-Ahead Sandwich Feeds Up to 10 People

<b>Prepare the bread:</b> Slice the bread in half horizontally. Remove some of the soft interior from both halves, but remove more from the bottom half than …

Tomatoes

5 Upgrades That Take Egg Salad to Dinner

Egg and Avocado Salad on Toast<p><i>Serves 4</i><p>4 slices of hearty sandwich bread (about 3/4-inch thick), such as peasant bread, sourdough, whole-wheat, or …

Eggs

Elsie in Country Living Magazine

Hey, friends! My glassware collection is featured in the July-August issue of <i>Country Living</i> magazine for a feature about collections. It's on stands …

Design

15 Smart Bedroom Styling Tips from House Tours

Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources. In this case, you're turning to our smart and stylish house tour homes for guidance on how to style a …

Framing

T-Doug’s Cantina Casual

The flavors are big. The nachos are bigger.

Flavors

A Sleek Baking Dish with a Multitasking Lid

I'm a complete sucker for a multitasking part, which is one of the reasons I love this simple white casserole dish. Not only does it have that …

Casseroles

Casserole Mondays

My friend Olivia Villanti has figured out a foolproof dinner for those evenings you crave something warm but have zero energy. Her solution? A …

Casseroles