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carrot salad with tahini and crisped chickpeas

I have been gushing in the margins about David Lebovitz’s carrot salad (pardon! <i>salade de carottes râpées</i>) since I made it for the first time four …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

chocolate peanut butter cheesecake

This birthday cake was assigned to the side of the family whose dessert preferences can be roughly summarized as <b>chocolate + anything else</b>, but if …

Thick Cut-Out Sugar Cookies

Colorfully decorated, thickly-cut sugar cookies are some of the most eye catching cookies in any bakery case. They’re the most popular with kids, but …

broccoli, cheddar and wild rice casserole

Although my parents <i>claim</i> to have loved us, there were all sorts of delicious foods that my sister and I knew our friends got to eat in their homes …

double chocolate banana bread

I have a theory that Mondays are for repentance, for undoing whatever damages to your liver, psyche or saddlebags you’ve done over the weekend. …

Baked Falafel with Spicy Feta Dip

Baked Falafel with Spicy Feta Yogurt Dip.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 24, 2014 178<p>I am giddy over today.<p>Guess what?<p>It might be Monday but it’s one more day …

Crispy Fried Chickpea Cake and Slaw Sandwiches Recipe

Hearty and crispy vegan chickpea patties flavored with cumin and coriander, topped with a bright tahini-based slaw.<p><b>Note:</b> not all sugars, bread crumbs, and hamburger buns are vegan. If this is a concern to you, check the labels. Standard sugar is refined using animal bone char. Organic sugars are …

Quinoa Chickpea Veggie Salad with Lemon Basil Dressing

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Cakes > Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake<p>February 20, 2014 // 106 <i>Comments »</i><p>Anyone who grew up in the 1980’s has at some point …

It’s Not Summer Yet Greek Pasta Salad

Often my cravings tell me more about what I want, than the produce tables at the farmer’s market.<p>I know fresh tomatoes and cucumbers aren’t exactly …

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies {Quick & Easy!}

Last summer my family stopped by one of our favorite bakeries in McCall, Idaho. They have the most amazing, soft, huge, perfect, chocolate chip …

Dictionary Magnets

I have used flat marbles to make magnets using fancy paper and even photos, but I have never made them using pages from a dictionary.<br>Amanda, from …

8 Essential Abs Moves to Get a Flat Belly

Exercise 1 Plank with Leg Lift<p>Get into a modified pushup position with your weight resting on your forearms and toes, elbows directly beneath your shoulders. Your body should form a straight line from your neck to your ankles. From that position, brace your core and lift one foot off the floor. You …

Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches<p>Sayonara, situps! Kick your abs workout into overdrive by trying one of these killer tummy-toning moves.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that …

Holiday Baking: Apple Pie in a Jar Recipe - Great Ideas : People.com

Proof that good things come in small packages: At the Southern Girl Desserts shop in L.A., apple pie is baked in mini mason jars, creating …

Cranberry Walnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

January 20, 2014<p>I’ve been craving chocolate chip cookies lately. And when I say lately I mean always. They’re my “I need a chocolate feel-good fix.” …

Dessert

Quinoa Salad with Orange and Pistachio Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p>½ tsp. grated orange zest<br>• 3 Tbsp. freshly squeezed orange juice<br>• 3 Tbsp. vegetable oil<br>• 1 Tbsp. white wine vinegar<br>• ¾ tsp. sesame oil<br>• ½ …

3-Ingredient Recipes You Can Whip Up in a Flash

Talk about short and sweet: Each of these treats uses only three ingredients, most of which you likely have on hand.<p>Peanut Butter Cookies

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

Dessert

Kale Salad with Roasted Sweet Potato, Avocado, and Pomegranate Seeds

<i>Vegan lunches can -- and should -- be a lot more interesting than bare salads or carrot sticks and hummus. New Veganism columnist Gena Hamshaw will be sharing inspiration for midday meals that stave off both hunger and boredom.</i><p><i>Today: A New Year's kale salad that's hearty, filling, and bright with</i> …

Healthy Eating

Good News! Stories We Dig From Around the Web

0<p>SHARES<p><i>A round-up of VT editors’ favorite newsworthy links.</i><p>Ultimate Vegan Lasagna<p>Jay-Z and Beyonce pledge to go vegan for 22 days. The power couple …

Food

Dad’s Sweet Potato Pie

It’s not November. It’s not the holiday season. It’s not Fall. It’s not anything at all until I get my hands on this pie. Between Thanksgiving and …

The New Potato Dish Everyone—and We Mean <i>Everyone</i>—Will Love

This amazing recipe teaches you how to make fluffy-on-the-inside, crispy-on-the-outside spuds without loads of cheese or oil. (Plus, nine more …

Old-Fashioned Lemon Bars

1K<p>SHARES<p>The brown sugar shortbread crust has 
a toffee note that balances the tart filling in these bars.<p>18Servings<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>6 Tbs. unsalted …

Sweet Potato Pecan Praline Cheesecake Bars

Cheesecake is a dessert that everyone in my family loves. I turn to it for our annual gatherings more than any other sweet, and it never disappoints. …

Abdominal Exercises: The Waist-Cinching Workout

Exercise 1 Criss-Cross Jacks<p>Get your heart rate pumping with this variation to the standard jumping jack. Jump out to widen your feet and send your arms into a T position <b>(A)</b>, then jump in, crossing your legs and your arms <b>(B)</b>. Repeat, alternating the cross of your hands and feet. Do 20 reps.<p>Exercise …

DIY Chocolate Coconut Sugar Scrub

Homemade Chocolate Coconut Sugar Scrub.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 14, 2013 104<p>I made you something that you can put on your face and eat!<p>Okay. You really …

Veggie Burger: 8 Homemade Veggie Burger Recipes

Lentil Quinoa Burgers with Sauteed Mushrooms <b>(pictured)</b> Just because there’s no beef doesn’t mean you have to skip traditional toppings. This recipe is a prime example.<p>Black Bean Oat Burgers Chances are you’ve got some extra oatmeal in the back of your cupboard. Use it to add texture to traditional …