Katherine Armstrong

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A local’s guide to Rome: 10 top tips

‘How do you cope with the tourists?” is a question that you get used to when living in Rome. But the truth is, for most of my time there, I hardly saw them. My first apartment was a stone’s throw from the Vatican, which meant that the local shops all sold rosary beads and holy water rather than …

Italy

Fudge Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°. Microwave the first 3 ingredients in a large microwave-safe bowl at HIGH 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until melted …

Recipes

10 of the best restaurants near Florence’s major attractions

Uffizi Gallery and Piazza della Signoria<p><b>Vini e Vecchi Sapori</b><br>This tiny space packs a flavourful punch for home-style Tuscan food. The rules are strict and clearly stated on the menu outside: no steak, no ice, no pizza and no takeaway. Its first courses – between €8 and €12 – never cease to please, …

Italy

Honey, rosemary and yogurt polenta cake - delicious. magazine

• 100ml light olive oil<br>• 200g runny honey<br>• 3 medium free-range eggs<br>• 2 tbsp orange juice<br>• 100g greek yogurt<br>• 100g self-raising flour<br>• 130g polenta

A Chic Insider’s Guide to the Best of Aix-en-Provence, France

Locals Frédéric Fekkai and Shirin von Wulffen share their secret favorite places to shop, eat, see, and more in Aix-en-Provence, France<p>So picturesque and pastoral is Provence in the south of France that tourism runs rampant here, particularly in the height of summer when fields of lavender dot the …

How to Find Michel de Montaigne’s Estate (Or Get Hopelessly Lost Trying)

“So vain and frivolous a thing is human prudence, and athwart all our plans,<br>counsels, and precautions, Fortune still maintains her grasp on the …

Rodale Wellness Is Now Books for Better Living - Books for Better Living

<p>Rodale Wellness has found a new home with Books for Better Living, and we’re excited to welcome you all to our community! With our health and …

This Tangy Carrot Slaw Goes with Whatever's for Dinner

Tangy Carrot Slaw<p>Serves 6 as a side dish<p>1/4 cup Dijon mustard <br>1/4 cup olive oil <br>3 tablespoons red wine vinegar or freshly squeezed lemon juice <br>1 …

The Summer Slushy That’ll Keep You Feeling Light and Lean

<i>In Partnership with the US Highbush Blueberry Council</i><p>Summertime means cool and refreshing drinks on tap, but that doesn’t mean you have to compromise your healthy, lean, clean, ‘n green choices. This hydrating slushy is light and delish, making it the perfect non-boozy cocktail for bikini lounging. …

Cool Down on Summer Nights With This Sweet Corn Gazpacho

This soup may be served chilled, but a pop of jalapeño brings some warmth.<p>To me, summertime means corn — I love it! This corn gazpacho is a simply sumptuous meal, super-refreshing and so easy to make. You can even do it a day ahead for a party. Because it's almost all vegetables, it feels light and …

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

This delicious chocolate zucchini cake is a nice alternative to zucchini bread. Cocoa and cinnamon give this homemade chocolate zucchini cake amazing …

Three Melon Soup is a summer showstopper

Three Melon Soup, a real showstopper, is as much fun to look at as it is refreshing to eat. The key, though, is to start with the ripest and most …

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Taste Beyond The Tongue

Sour Cream Biscuits

Sour cream gives these flaky biscuits extra flavor and tenderness. Serve these delicious southern biscuits with syrup or jam, or top with country ham …

Atelier de Cézanne in Aix-en-Provence | Travel and Sightseeing in France

On the outskirts of Aix-en-Provence, just a 20-minute walk from the Cours Mirabeau, sits the Atelier de Cézanne: the house, studio and now museum of …

Flourless Orange Cake Recipe

This delicious cake is just popping with orange flavor! Dense and moist, this cake makes a very satisfying end to a good meal or goes wonderfully …

How to Make Sour Cream Pound Cake Moist and Tender Every Time

I have a lot of feelings about cake, in all its many forms. From feather-light angel food to downy squares of coffee cake or a rich and fluffy vanilla layer cake, most recipes aim for dainty airiness.<p>Not pound cake, though—it's a heavy hitter served in slabs. With a crumb as smooth as marble, it's …

You Can 100% Still Eat Waffles and Be Healthy—One Diabetic Top Chef Shares How

<b>Next up: seven crazy-good salad recipes you'll actually want to eat.</b>

The Best-Ever Lemon Pound Cake

This fabulous lemon pound cake will, without a doubt, become one of your favorites. The cake is moist and filled with fresh lemon flavor.<p>The warm …

A Fast and Fancy 5-Ingredient Ravioli Recipe

Heat a large frying pan over medium-high heat. Add the prosciutto in a single layer and cook until curling and lightly browned underneath, about 2 …

7-Up Pound Cake (10-Minute Recipe)

This 7-Up pound cake is one of the best desserts for this spring-summer season. Moist, dense, and refreshing, this pound cake can be a perfect treat …

A Guide to the Villages of the Luberon, Provence | France Travel

When we think of Provence, chances are we’re thinking of the Luberon. This historic region between Aix-en-Provence and Avignon is perhaps the most …

Shh… This Is Where French Girls Go on Summer Vacation (and Why You Should Too)

The sparkling Eiffel Tower might have been what first drew you to France, but trust us, the tiny towns outside the French capital are what will keep …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

These 15 Savory Galette Recipes Are Like Homemade *Hot Pockets*

More rustic than a pie or tart, galettes are the kind of no-fuss pastry that’s just *perf* for a newbie baker — or anyone who’s just not that keen on handling dough. Just roll, fold, and bake; in 20 minutes you’ll have yourself a dish that may or may not remind us of homemade Hot Pockets. Here are …

You'll Never Guess What Weird Ingredient Sam Talbot Adds to His Chocolate Chip Cookies

They're "one of the best" cookies Sam's ever had (but OK, he's biased).<p>When asked to name his favorite recipes from his new cookbook <i>100% Real</i> during …

Lemon Curd with Berries

8 servings<p>This very lemony curd is made with whole eggs instead of just the yolks, which gives it an extra-light texture.<p>May 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons finely grated lemon zest<p>1 cup fresh lemon juice<p>¾ cup plus 1–2 tablespoons sugar<p>6 large eggs<p>Pinch of kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) chilled …

Paris Off the Beaten Path Tours - The only authentic insider guide to Paris.

<b>Butte aux Cailles & the Gobelins</b> Heather’s own neighborhood, nestled between the Latin Quarter and Chinatown in the 13th <i>arrondissement</i>, is rarely …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Unbelievably Gorgeous Italian Wine Region You Haven’t Heard of Yet

A little more than an hour outside of Venice, Italy harbors a secret gem of a culinary melting pot. Bordered by Slovenia and Austria, Friuli-Venezia Giulia is nestled in the northeastern corner of Italy and boasts some of the country’s finest gastronomic artisans.<p>Lush landscapes, quaint villages, …