Hedy Savcenko

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Parrots Over Puerto Rico: An Illustrated Children’s Book Celebrating the Spirit of Conservation

Most children’s books are full of animals — as protagonists, as pets, as age-old standbys in fairy tales and alphabet primers alike. But, as Jon Mooallem poignantly observed in his bittersweet love letter to wildlife, by the time each generation of children grows up, countless species of animals …

blueberry crumb cake

Theoretically, we are supposed to move this Saturday, but evidence is mounting — in the form of a kitchen without countertops or appliances, a toilet …

Apricot and Cherry Tart with Marzipan Topping

68<p>22<p>1<p>Shares 91<p>I once told a crowd that I was preparing a dessert for, that I don’t like sweet things. I didn’t realize it would get such a big laugh …

Cheese, please: Yotam Ottolenghi's paneer recipes

As Mary-Ellen McTague pointed out in this magazine a couple of weeks ago, cheese-making involves a few basic things: milk, heat, rennet or acid, and time. But in the case of an unaged cheese such as paneer, the alchemy could not be simpler or quicker. Kit-wise, you need a heavy-based saucepan, a …

Crisp Baked Tofu

Someday, someone is going set up a camera in my place. At least I hope so. Because over the last three years, I can safely say that the craziest …

Spice-Crusted Carrots with Harissa Yogurt

4 Servings<p>The sugar in the spice rub can burn if cooked too long, so watch these closely.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds small carrots with tops, scrubbed, tops trimmed to ½”<p>Kosher salt<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 teaspoon English mustard powder<p>1 teaspoon hot smoked Spanish paprika<p>1 teaspoon ground …

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Tasty: John Dominis' Classic Food Photography

A hooked trout "flies" from a bed of almonds in preparation for Trout Amandine.<br>John Dominis—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>1 of 9<p>The art and …

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morning bread pudding with salted caramel

We should really talk about this. Promise you won’t get mad, okay? I came across this for the first time <i>twelve years ago</i>. I’ve been blogging here for …

dijon and cognac beef stew

I don’t mean to shock you, I mean, I do hope you’re sitting down for this, but it turns out that when I asked my husband to choose between a …

How to cook the perfect falafel

Do you make falafel with chickpeas or broad beans, what do you serve them with – and are they the best vegetarian fast food ever?<p>They do fast food properly in the Middle East: chargrilled meaty wraps; crisp, wafer-thin pastries; and, of course, the almost ubiquitous falafel fritter. Once almost …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Galette des rois

786<p>2K<p>6<p>Shares 3K<p>Starting in late December, pastry shops in Paris start jumping the gun, and windows and showcases begin filling up with <b>Galettes des</b> …

You Are Stardust: Teaching Kids About the Universe in Stunning Illustrated Dioramas

<i>“Everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was … lived there — on a mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam,”</i> <b>Carl Sagan</b> famously marveled in his poetic <i>Pale Blue Dot</i> monologue, titled after the iconic 1990 photograph of Earth. The stardust metaphor for our interconnection …

It's a cracker: Yotam Ottolenghi's recipes for Cretan dakos and a brilliant one-pot chicken dish for winter

I spent part of the summer filming in Crete, but it wasn't all work: the rest of the time I indulged in the local culinary specialities. Highlights included the paper-thin bougasta pastries of Heraklion; a stunning fava puree with capers and onions; and xoxli, snails baked with cracked wheat. Much …

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35 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat of …

Barbara Kafka's Marinated Eggplant

<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: The best, fastest, lightest eggplant technique you haven't tried yet. (It's in the microwave. Don't be mad.)</i><p>I'd like to make an announcement: You can cook …

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Strawberry Tartlets with Breton Shortbread Crust Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Brittany is a land of butter, and with this butter they make shortbread cookies …

Nordic Pancake Cake From Josephine of A Tasty Love Story

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Nordic Crisp Bread with Seeds & Whole Grain Flour

Crispy, crunchy, wholesome, tasty and totally addictive, sounds good to you too?? These small crispy fellows are just to die for. Here in Denmark …

The Masters of Nature Photography book – in pictures

Wild horses of the Netherlands, red-crowned cranes dancing in the snow, the plight of a tortured chimpanzee and a polar panorama feature in the collection of wildlife images in the book published by the Natural History Museum<p>• Masters of Nature Photography by Rosamund Kidmane Cox - Guardian Bookshop

Lentil Burgers + Sweet Potato Fries

A tasty burger patty that’s high in fiber and folate and easy to prepare. Serve on a whole wheat bun or pita with your favorite toppings. Even …

Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup

It’s a bright and crisp autumn day. The kind of day that is cheery but demanding of a colorful bowl of tasty soup, so that’s what I whipped up! The …

Lemon Quinoa & Chickpea Salad

Today I’m sharing a simple and satisfying lunch recipe that we prepare when we need a quick but tasty meal. This Lemon Quinoa & Chickpea Salad is …

Cumin-Infused Vegetables and Chickpeas over Quinoa

One of my family’s stand-by meals is the Vegetable Couscous from Jeanne Lemlin’s Quick Vegetarian Pleasures. I’ve mentioned before that I have a …

Healthy Recipe: Not-Your-Average Sweet Potato Fries

A lot of us know the trick of baking “fries,” but if the same-old routine of olive oil and salt is getting old, try this new twist from chef Brandon …

rhubarb cream cheese hand pies

A few weeks ago, I retold the sad tale of the late rhubarb meringue tart that met its end when it slid off the plate and managed to coat nearly every …