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15 common mistakes people make when trying to lose weight

You may actually be hindering your progress by following misguided or outdated advice.<p>Here are 15 common mistakes people make when trying to lose weight.

Orange Syrup Cake with Candied Oranges

274<p>13<p>2<p>Shares 289<p>I purchased my trusty zester in 1983, back when no one had heard of rasp-type zesters, which are now a lot more popular than their …

Classic Cake Recipes

Serious home bakers will want to master these crowd-pleasing recipes for cheesecake, chocolate cake, carrot cake, and more.<p>First up: What could make traditional red velvet cake even better? Chocolate, of course!

Chocolate Bundt Cake

Guaranteed to satisfy any chocolate craving, this is an excellent cake to keep in mind when you have a houseful of guests. The ganache glaze makes it dressy enough for dessert after a special dinner.

January 2014

The BEST Dairy Free Cauliflower Pizza Crust!

Alright, alright, here it is! The best dairy free cauliflower pizza crust! You've hoped, you've dreamed, and you've begged for it (<i>really you've just</i> …

The BEST Cauliflower Crust Pizza!

Once mixed together, use your hands to form the dough into a crust on your oiled parchment paper. Pat it down thoroughly, you want it nice and …

Grain-free Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Ok, I finally gave in. Cauliflower pizza crust has been everywhere recently, and I have been a little hesitant to give it a shot for a few reasons. …

Mini Granola Cups with Yogurt & Berries

Remember me? I don’t blame you if you don’t because I’ve been so delinquent with blogging these past few weeks, but I am back! I just moved to a …

10 Genius Ways to Use a Muffin Tin

You may never use it to make muffins again.<p>Chances are, you use your muffin tin pretty infrequently—and probably only to bake muffins or cupcakes. But the pan is actually quite versatile; put it to good use with these creative ideas from some of our favorite food bloggers:<p><b>Whip Up Meatloaf …

Winners: 2014 James Beard Foundation Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards

Last night the James Beard Foundation announced the winners of the <b>2014 James Beard Foundation Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards</b> (see the list of 2014 finalists).<p>Cookbook and book winners include <i>The Art of French Pastry</i> by Jacquy Pfeiffer; <i>Smoke: New Firewood Cooking</i> by Tim Byres; <i>Every Grain of</i> …

8 Easy Suggestions for Perfect Brining

Believe it or not, brining is a hotly debated topic. (Does the barbecue world ever agree on <i>anything</i>?) Some people swear by it, while others scoff at the effort and time it can take (as little as 15 minutes or as long as several weeks).<p>But nobody can dispute this: Brining makes meat juicier.<p>Lean …

Craquelin

514<p>46<p>If you’ve ever wondered how French pastry shops make cream puffs with that distinctive decorative crackly topping, look no further. (If you’ve …

Bread Recipes

Recipes

Chestnut Flour in a Savory Cake — Farine de châtaigne pour cake salé

<i>Chestnut and Crab Cake with<br>Smoked Salmon and Horseradish Cream</i><p><i>Chestnut and Crab Cake</i><p>The movie looked promising despite the bad critics it had so far …

Pistachio and Chorizo Cake Recipe

18<p>10<p>1<p>Shares 29<p>I’m now used to sitting down for dinner at 8 or 8:30pm…or 9…or 9:30pm…or 10:30pm…or when<i>ever</i>…but when I first moved to Paris, those …

Cornmeal Biscotti

98<p>9<p>2<p>Shares 109<p>The other day I was looking for a cookie to make to pair alongside a compote of summer fruits and a batch of white nectarine sorbet I …

Italian Almond Cookies

2K<p>168<p>From day 1, I was instantly smitten with the almond cookies I had in Sicily. Most cafes I went to in Sicily served a variety of sweets to choose …

Chez Panisse Almond Tart Recipe

755<p>97<p>4<p>Shares 856<p>Today I’d like to talk about the <b>Chez Panisse Almond Tart</b>.<p>It comes from Lindsey Shere who was the executive pastry chef and co-owner …

Kumquat Marmalade

99<p>18<p>1<p>Shares 118<p>I’ve been on a marmalade bender lately. Well, it’s actually been for the last few weeks. Winter, of course, is marmalade season and …

Salted Butter Caramel Ice Cream recipe

27K<p>6K<p>16<p>Shares 33K<p>When I was finalizing the recipes in The Perfect Scoop, I wrote too many recipes and needed to make room for all the other stuff …

Gale Gand’s White Chocolate Sorbet Recipe

19<p>Shares 19<p>Gale Gand is a terrific baker and her latest book, Chocolate & Vanilla, is a double-sided treat of a cookbook that’ll have you flipping …

'Spring Forward' With These 12 Quick Brunch Recipes

These 12 quick brunch recipes are perfect to make when you've lost an hour of sleep (thanks Daylight Savings!).<p>For those of us who like sleep (that is, everyone) it's the most dreaded morning of the year: The day we "spring forward" into Daylight Savings Time. The bad news: We've lost an hour. The …

Breakfast