Kristen Hughes

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8 Savory Breakfast Toasts

As the peak of summer approaches, we inevitably fall into a breakfast rut. Our go-to oatmeal gives us heat stroke, blended smoothies wake up the neighbors, and standard cereal leaves us snacking a half-hour later. Enter the endlessly adaptable, highly portable breakfast toast. We're not talking …

Breakfast

The 7 Most Common Ways to Screw Up Your Chocolate Chip Cookies

It might seem impossible to mess up chocolate chip cookies, but people do. Here are the 7 mistakes you should avoid when baking them.<p>Chocolate chip cookies might be the first thing you ever baked—scoops from a tub of cookie dough, dropped straight onto your baking sheet. Though those drop-and-bake …

Dessert

long weekend things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 26, 2014 20<p>[via my iPhone & instagram]<p>MY OTHER RECIPES<p>apparently it’s been 800 years since i last shared a weekend things photo …

Melty! Salted Caramel Hazelnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

June 1, 2014<p>Oh my gosh I couldn’t stop eating these cookies! I gave a few to my mom and I was going to give the rest away too, but then… I opened the …

Dessert

Shanghai Baby Bok Choy With Black Bean Sauce Recipe

Incorporating a few fermented black beans to a vegetable stir-fry—like this crisp version with baby bok choy—instantly adds a punch of flavor. Magical flavor beans (as I like to call them) are salty, a little funky, and a wonderful ingredient to have in your kitchen if you stir-fry frequently.<p><b>Note:</b> …

Grilled Eggplant Parmigiana: http://bit.ly/1hx4j1U

Our Trip Down Memory Lane with Jennifer Steinhauer

<i>All week long, our very own Jennifer Steinhauer from Weeknights with Jenny has shared recipes from her new book Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today).</i><p><i>Today: Put on your favorite classics and get out the chocolate -- we're looking back at Jenny's most clever</i> …

Ice Cream

39 Recipes to Celebrate the Beginning of Strawberry Season

We wait all year for strawberry season—it's finally here, so we're celebrating with these strawberry recipes.<p><b>Sure, you can find strawberries year-round.</b> But there's nothing like the real, ripe, red, juicy in-season stuff. And, we're thanking our lucky stars that strawberry season's just beginning. …

Ice Cream

Sour Cherry Pie

8 Servings<p>Adding almond flour to the pastry dough makes for a super-tender, toasty-looking crust. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>⅓ cup almond flour<p>¼ cup granulated sugar<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2½ cups all-purpose flour, plus more for …

Baking

Foodily Blog

These Mushroom Recipes Are So Good, They're *Magic*

Mushrooms: Not just for vegetarian cooking! These recipes prove it.<p>Mushrooms! They're so versatile! They're just as at home in an Italian pasta dish as they are in a Japanese-inspired soup, and they're delicious every time. Here are some of our favorite shroom-forward recipes.

Cooking

The Best General Tso's Chicken Recipe

If the British can proudly call Chicken Tikka Masala their national dish, then surely it's time that General Tso got his chicken in our national spotlight. Everybody knows the candy-sweet take-out joint version, but I firmly believe that it has the potential to be so much more than that. How great …

How to Make Hot Cross Buns for Easter

<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>Kathryn from London Bakes's hot cross buns might be more than one or two a penny, but they're sure to make your Good Friday a real celebration.</i><p>You …

Dessert

Basic Marinade for Stir-Fried Meats Recipe

Whether it's chicken, pork, or beef, this marinade is my go-to recipe when I want to cook a quick stir-fry dinner. It takes 30 minutes to marinate and another 10 to 15 minutes to stir-fry everything.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Salt and soy sauce tenderize meat, help it retain moisture, and increase its …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Crispy Baked Tofu with Honey-Sesame Glaze

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 30 mins<br>• Total Time: 50 minutes<br>• Yield: 4<br>• Category: Entree<p>★★★★★<p>4.9 from 65 reviews<p>Tender, caramelized …

16 Avocado Toast Recipes That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Life

Photo credit: Dolly + Oatmeal, With Food + Love, How Sweet It Is, Faring Well, Two Peas and their Pod<p>Some foods are so simple, so easy, that they don't even seem worth talking about. But when it comes to avocado toast, it is. Avocado toast is technically just sliced or smashed avocado on top of a …

The 25 Recipes You Need For A Delicious Easter

Egg hunts and chocolate bunnies are great and all, but what we really want on Easter Sunday is a beautiful meal to sit down to with our family and friends. A gorgeous, well-thought out meal is the best way to celebrate any holiday. And when it comes to Easter, the recipes couldn't be better because …

Where to Eat a Pre- or Post-Theater Dinner in NYC (Our Updated Guide)

When we published our original guide to eating in the Theater District three years ago, the area, roughly centered around Broadway between 42nd and 54th streets, was just starting to find its mojo. We're happy to report that nowadays the dining scene there is in full swing, especially when you …

23 Healthy And Delicious Low-Carb Lunches

WANTED: a yummy, filling meal that won't lead to a 2 p.m. carb crash. Is that so much to ask?

Healthy Eating

Foodily Blog

How to Make Homemade Asian Dumplings from Scratch

<b>Prepare the filling:</b> Mix all the filling ingredients together. Taste (if not using raw meat) and adjust seasonings to taste. Set the filling near …

Workstations

Learn these three easy methods for cooking bacon, so you can have breakfast BFF all the time: http://thekitc.hn/1mWpFYs

Falafel with Tahini Garlic Sauce

Chinese Shrimp Stir Fry Recipe - Ready in 15 minutes

posted by on<p>This 15 minute Chinese Shrimp Stir Fry recipe will teach you authentic stir-fry method.<p>Secret to crisp-crunchy, perfectly cooked …