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Red Quinoa with Spinach, Cherry Tomatoes, and Poached Eggs

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>In addition to being deliciously nutty, quinoa is a complete protein—but you knew that already, right? If you can’t find red, the white variety will work just as well in this tangy, wilted salad.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup red or white quinoa, rinsed<p>2 cups …

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Baked Goat Cheese with Fire Roasted Tomatoes

If you’re looking to distract party guests with a finger food they can’t resist, this is it. In all honesty, it disappeared within about 5 minutes of …

Pumpkin Maple Coffee Cake

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>There are two types of people in this world: the ones that resist baking with pumpkin because it is an annual fad, and the ones that go full-tilt cuhrazy until bars and muffins and cookies and pie tumble out of every shelf in their fridge and pantry when you open the door like a messy …

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Brussels Sprouts Gratin Recipe

5<p><i>5 / 5 (5 Reviews)</i><p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i> Leave a review »<p>3 Freestyle Points 110 calories<p><b>Total Time:</b><p>50 minutes<p><b>Prep Time:</b><p>5 minutes<p><b>Cook Time:</b><p>45 …

A Kale Salad with Grilled Stone Fruit, Prosciutto, and Feta

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: A grilled peach and apricot salad brings the powers of the grill to the salad bowl -- and lights a fire inside pyro-inclined children.</i><p>If there …

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Tomato-Burrata Salad With Olives, Lemon Zest, and Basil Recipe

A dynamite duo of ripe, juicy tomatoes and creamy burrata cheese joins briny kalamata olives, aromatic lemon zest, and ribbons of fresh basil, all garnished with quality olive oil, a splash of red wine vinegar, and a finishing sprinkle of fresh-cracked pepper and flaky sea salt.<p><b>Note:</b> Burrata is …

Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate

Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.<p>For instance, researchers have found that mindfulness can reprogram the brain to be more rational and less emotional. …

Paloma: The Working Man's Margarita

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: A working man's margarita in preparation for this year's fast-approaching hot weather.</i><p>We're skipping right …

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Easy Mexican Chorizo Tacos Recipe

Fresh homemade Mexican chorizo with warm spices and a vinegary tang is cooked until charred and crisp along with onions, poblano peppers, and smoky chipotles. The mixture gets stuffed into soft warm corn tortillas and topped with salsa verde, cilantro, and a slew of other garnishes. It's one of the …

Vietnamese Caramel Pork Stir Fry

30-Minute Vietnamese Caramel Pork Stir Fry.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 1, 2014 103<p>THESE BOWLS! (caps necessary)<p>I want to dive inside and eat my way out.<p>We are …

Roasted Strawberry Rhubarb and Yogurt Parfaits

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 10 mins<br>• Cook Time: 20 mins<br>• Total Time: 30 minutes<br>• Yield: 4 to 8<br>• Category: Dessert<p>Roasted, honey-sweetened strawberries …

Red Wine-Marinated, Roasted Beef Tenderloin With Herb-Horseradish Cream Recipe

The first time I made this dish was for Christmas dinner, and it was an instant hit. Who can resist buttery-tender beef tenderloin with a red wine marinade and not one, but two sauces: a pan sauce made with the drippings and extra marinade, and a parsley, dill, and mint-flecked horseradish</b> …

Coconut Rice With Chicken Thighs Recipe

Why I don't cook everything in coconut milk is beyond me. It adds a rich flavor, creamy texture, and a sweetness that is perfectly at home in savory dishes. This particular one-pot recipe, made with tender chicken thighs, fresh, crunchy snow peas, and lightly spiced rice cooked in coconut milk is …

French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts From 'My Paris Kitchen'

I love lentil salads. They're hearty, healthy, and (most importantly) resilient, holding up well for days in the fridge. I make a huge batch of some sort of lentil salad at least every couple of weeks and dip into the bowl for snacks and lunches just about every day. David Lebovitz's version of the …

Fresh Mint Iced Coffee

Fresh Mint Iced Coffee.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 7, 2014 201<p>I have your Monday morning solution.<p>You know I love something when I recreate it a little over …

Oatmeal Cookies with Dark Chocolate, Cranberries, & Coconut

So every time I make cookies and children (my own or others…it’s like they just <i>know…</i>) find out about it, they ask me two questions: 1) “Can I have …

Kale Caesar Salad + Seared Artichoke Hearts

This salad is super simple and really delicious, a combination that works right well for us these days. We've been so busy -- like, a …

Pear and Gruyere Tart Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Brunch: Pear and Gruyere Tart</b><p>Ingredients1 pound puff pastry, thawed if frozen2 tablespoons butter2 red pears, cut into 1/4 inch cubes1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme leavesKosher salt and freshly ground black pepper1/2 pound gruyère cheese, grated<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> Adjust oven rack to …

cranberry-orange breakfast buns

When my husband had a bit of, uh, <i>bonus awesome free time</i> on his hands this summer, he got into the curious habit of running while not being chased*, …

Skillet Kale and Pumpkin Pasta Recipe

<b>About the Author</b>: Yasmin Fahr is a food lover, writer, and cook. Follow her @yasminfahr for more updates on her eating adventures and discoveries, which will most likely include tomatoes. And probably feta. Happy eating!<p><b>Read more: One-Pot Wonders: Kale and Pumpkin Pasta</b><p>Ingredients2 tablespoons …

Pumpkin Pancakes Recipe

Home > Recipes by Season > Fall > Pumpkin Pancakes<p>October 30, 2013 // 87 <i>Comments »</i><p>We’re a day away from Halloween; are you pumpkin’ed out yet? I feel …

12 Kale Salads that Prove Kale is Here to Stay

We see you; stop rolling your eyes. Kale salads?! <i>So</i> 2011. We know.<p>But then lunch comes around, and we know you're thinking: a kale salad would be pretty good right now. Or: <i>hmm</i>, I could really use a kale salad. Or: alright, fine; I really, actually, truly, with all of my heart, <i>need</i> a kale salad.<p>It's …

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Hearty Escarole, Barley, and Parmesan Soup Recipe

<b>Read more: The Food Lab Lite: Vegetarian Escarole and Parmesan Soup</b><p>Ingredients1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for serving1 medium onion, finely chopped (about 1 cup)1 large carrot, finely diced (about 1 cup)2 mediums talks celery, finely diced (about 1 cup)2 tablespoons chopped fresh …

Autumn Arugula Salad with Caramelized Squash, Spiced Pecans and Pomegranate Ginger Vinaigrette

Autumn Arugula Salad with Caramelized Squash + Pomegranate Ginger Vinaigrette. {Video!}<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 14, 2013 234<p>Okay, so I get it.<p>It’s …

Banana Bread with Dark Chocolate Chips

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Todd and Diane of the White on Rice Couple pass along a recipe for Todd's grandmother's top-rated banana bread.</i><p><i></i><p>The biggest influence in my culinary life is my …

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Caramel Apple Crumb Bars Recipe

In these decadently delicious bars, a shortbread crust is layered with spiced apples and homemade caramel then finished with a crumb topping.<p>Note: To make quick work of the apple slices, I prefer to use a peeling machine such as this one, which I think is also a great investment for pies. If you're …

Homemade Applesauce

Homemade applesauce is one of those things that makes you wonder, after you whip up a batch, why more folks don’t make it. It truly is one of the …

Grilled Bread and Kale Salad With Red Onions, Walnuts, and Figs, From 'Heart of the Plate'

<b>Mollie Katzen</b> assures her readers that she can eat the entire bowlful of this kale and bread salad from her new cookbook, <i>The Heart of the Plate</i>. After eating almost the entire thing myself, I am inclined to believe her. Yes, kale salads have been written, served, and re-worked to death. Adding …

Parmesan-Roasted Cauliflower

4 Servings<p>The combination of meaty, caramelized, roasted cauliflower florets and some just-this-side-of-burnt onions has become our go-to winter side dish recipe.<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 head cauliflower, cut into florets<p>1 medium onion, sliced<p>4 sprigs thyme<p>4 garlic cloves, unpeeled<p>3 …

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