Jessica Starr

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Andrew Feinberg's Slow-Baked Broccoli Frittata

Treat your frittatas better, just like you do all your other eggs. They will serve happy holiday crowds (or make nice lunches for you) in return.<p>Fried eggs are the source of fierce debates over texture and tone; scrambled are valued by how unresisting and cream-like they are; omelettes give us a …

Eggs

How to Make Homemade Cheez-Its

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Samantha</i> <i>Seneviratne from Love, Cake shows us how to make our favorite baked cheese crackers at home.</i><p>It’s 8 PM and the kids just went to sleep. Not …

Dessert

Parmesan-Herb Roasted Potatoes

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Drizzle 1 Tbsp olive oil over a baking sheet and spread evenly to coat (I just used a small sandwich bag to spread), set …

9 Dips to Make for a Thanksgiving Potluck

From smoky eggplant to sweet-spicy squash, here are nine terrific, portable dips for a Thanksgiving potluck.<p>From smoky eggplant to sweet-spicy …

How to Make Milano Cookies at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is sharing a recipe for cookies that are as elegant and sophisticated as you are.</i><p>I have eaten more Milano …

Dessert

9 Healthy and Easy Salad Recipes That Taste Like Fall

Butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, cranberries, apples… they warm the heart as much as they do the stomach. And the best part is: There are endless …

Healthy Eating

Roasted Pear and Rainbow Chard Salad

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought -- and it doesn't always have to be kale, either. Every other Thursday, Elizabeth Stark from Brooklyn Supper will help you make salads you actually</i> want <i>to eat.</i><p><i>Today: Life is difficult, but your salad greens don't have to be. Meet chard: a</i> …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

"It's Maaaaa

• 1 pound skinny carrots, scraped and cut into little cubes<br>• 1 teaspoon olive oil<br>• 1 teaspoon each: cinnamon, nutmeg, cumin, paprika (or aleppo pepper, thanks for the introduction, Sagegreen!), and caraway seeds<br>• 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger<br>• couple cloves of garlic, smashed<br>• 1 14.5 ounce can chickpeas, drained …

Spices

Charred Broccoli and Lentil Salad Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This spunky little salad is inspired by an Instagram post from Gramercy Tavern. The dish was "charred broccoli slaw," and the moment I read "charred broccoli," I knew I wanted to create a salad around that idea. Rather than go in the slaw direction, I chose lentils for heft -- plus, …

Spices

Hard Squash Hummus Recipe on Food52

• 2 pounds hard squash, such as delicata or butternut<br>• 1 cup extra virgin olive oil (plus 2 tablespoons)<br>• 2 heads garlic, separated into cloves and peeled (about 1/2 cup cloves)<br>• 2 serrano peppers, sliced in half, stems and seeds removed<br>• 1/4 cup tahini<br>• 3 tablespoons lemon juice<br>• 1 drop Plain yogurt for garnish …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

DIY Tortilla Kit with Mexican Chiles on Food52

Melissa Guerra<p>DIY Tortilla Kit with Mexican Chiles<p>Meet the Maker<p>Melissa Guerra<p>San Antonio, TX<p>Latin America may be just be a short plane ride away, but it's often easier to find authentic European delicacies than a steaming cup of Mexican hot chocolate or perfect flour tortillas. No more: Melissa …

Cheesecake

{Gluten-Free, Vegan} Whole Grain Berry Muffins

<b>Whole Grain Berry Muffins</b><p><i>I think I may tweak this recipe a bit – up the amount of flax seeds maybe, though I don’t know that it particularly needs it</i> …

Breakfast

Curried Vegetable and Chickpea Stew

Thinking about pulling out your slow-cooker, now that it's October? If we haven't convinced you yet to break it out of storage, we hope this recipe …

Slow Cookers

Carrot-Coconut Soup with Harissa and Crispy Leeks

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Heart-healthy coconut oil adds delightfully nutty, aromatic flavor to this creamy, sweet soup. If you can't find harissa to garnish with, drizzle it with hot sauce or sprinkle with a pinch of chili flakes instead.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons coconut …

Coconut

Healthy Freezer Breakfast Burritos

Freezer Breakfast Burritos with Sweet Potato Hash and Black Beans<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 25 mins<br>• Total Time: 45 …

20 Simple Chopped Salads to Make for Lunch This Week

Let’s get real for a second. Salads are great and all, but don’t get us started on oversized kale leaves and one giant chunk of cheese that inevitably makes its way to the bottom of the bowl. The solution? Chop up everything into tiny bites, toss with a delicious dressing and dig in. Sure, it might …

Homemade Chocolate Covered Graham Crackers

Homemade Graham Crackers… Totally Trashed Up.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 12, 2014 82<p>Can I ramble on just a little more about how it’s still totally summer?<p>…

How to Make a Funfetti Cake from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Make an artifically delicious childhood treat a little bit more authentic. Molly Yeh from My Name is Yeh shows us how.</i><p>Deep in the heart of Park …

Dessert

Zucchini Quinoa Burgers Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> These delicious, seasonal burgers may seem time intensive at first, but fear not: once you have your quinoa and chickpeas cooked, they're really a snap, and they showcase the flavor potential of veggie burgers perfectly. If you need to, you can go ahead and used canned, organic beans. …

Burgers

funfetti biscotti

Strawberry Pop-Tart Pie

<i>I wrote this post as part of the Plugrá Butter Brigade. Thanks, Plugrá, for sponsoring this post and for making my favorite butter!</i><p>One of my blogger …

Jar Lunch: crustless quiches 3 ways

<i>The Jar Lunch:</i> It’s like a bag lunch or a bento lunch, but the next big thing is lunch packed in a good ol’ mason jar. I have to microwave my lunch …

The Vegetarian BBQ "Boss Man" Salad with Yogurt Ranch Dressing

Long ago, my family would get BBQ for dinner at least once a month from The Germantown Commissary, a fixture in the old town square in the suburb …

Easy Summer Herb and Chickpea Chopped Salad with Goat Cheese.

So this salad is one of the easiest things I have shown you guys in a while.<p>I actually feel a little guilty for posting such a simple recipe. I feel …

Chai Affogato (with Honey-Sweetened Coconut Milk Ice Cream)

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 minutes<br>• Cook Time: 5 minutes<br>• Total Time: 25 minutes (plus 6 hour chill time)<br>• Yield: 8<br>• Category: Dessert<p>★★★★★<p>5 from 1 …

Green Rice Salad with Nectarines and Corn

Intro<p>The window was cracked open just enough so I could smell the ocean and hear the squawking seagulls outside. It was March so I also had the …

These Mason Jar Salads Are Your New Go-To Lunch

Bringing lunch to work can feel like a chore -- it requires planning, getting up early to pack your lunch or remembering to prepare it before you go to bed. It needs to be portable and it needs to be exciting, but it also can't be smelly (sorry tuna fish or egg salad sandwich lovers. We're fans, …

Olive-Bar Puttanesca with Cauliflower Chops

<i>(This is one of the dishes we served at the wonderful 2014 Project Green Fork Spring Supper on 6/1/14 at Southward Fare & Libations!)</i> <br>I love the …