Lucy Elford

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From the bookstore to the silver screen: 12 not-to-be-missed movies based on books

It sounds like blasphemy, but even the most dedicated lover of literature has to put down their book once in a while. (Please. Your optometrist is begging you.)<p>But that doesn't mean you have to forsake all things literary. Books have always been reliable source material for Hollywood filmmakers, …

Books

100+ Ways to Win at Weeknight Dinners

Weeknights are rarely the time to bust out a complicated, time-consuming recipe, but that doesn't mean you need to skimp on flavor or rely on takeout either. Instead, choose from this extensive collection of dinner ideas — 107 recipes, to be precise — that can be ready in about an hour. (Many take …

Cooking

The Best Blueberry Recipes to Make Right Now

The first order of business when blueberries hit the market in early summer is getting my fill (and then some!) by eating them straight from the …

Breakfast

10 Essential Potato Recipes Every Home Cook Should Know — Recipes from The Kitchn

Potatoes, in all their many varieties, are the real workhorses of the vegetable world. They're delicious and budget-friendly, and that is exactly …

Cooking

30 Egg Breakfasts That May Turn You Instantly Into a Morning Person

Maybe you know how to scramble eggs, but if you're looking to freshen up your breakfast routine, allow these 30 takes to do the trick. Most of these recipes can be prepared for one and at the snap of a finger, so you <i>actually</i> have time to savor the most important meal of the day.

Eggs

11 Fish Taco Recipes to Enjoy Alfresco This Summer

When it comes to meals that live up to your cravings and hit the spot without being too heavy and intense, there's nothing quite like a plate of fish …

Cooking

The Last Avocado Toast Recipe You'll Ever Need

Avocado toast is pretty divisive: You either can’t get enough of it, or you’re totally sick of hearing about it. With a plethora of avocado toast …

Breakfast

Skewered Grilled Potatoes Recipe

"New potatoes coated in a rosemary and garlic marinade then skewered and grilled."<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds red potatoes, quartered<p>1/2 cup water<p>1/2 cup …

Recipes

Hidden gems in Chicago, according to Time Out Tastemakers

After living in the city for some time, most Chicagoans fall into a routine. We frequent our favorite restaurants, spend most weekends at the corner …

Travel

19 Comfy, Travel-friendly Shoes Made for Walking

1 of 20<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 20<p>Best for: A Colorful Classic<p>3 of 20<p>Best for: Sandals With Support<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 20<p>Best for: Cool Knit Flats<p>Advertisement<p>…

Clothing

Grilled Shrimp with Avocado and Cilantro Dressing Recipe

A quick and easy baking soda brine keeps shrimp plump and juicy on the grill.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 1 hour<p>Total: 1 hour and 20 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound|450 grams jumbo shrimp, peeled<p>2 teaspoons kosher salt, plus more to taste<p>1/2 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 ripe avocados, halved, pitted, peeled, and thinly …

Seafood

Shrimp Gazpacho with Avocado Relish

Summery Whole30 and paleo Shrimp Gazpacho with Avocado Relish makes a fast, simple meal for the hottest days of the year!

Healthy Eating

Shrimp, Asparagus and Avocado Salad

Healthy Eating

Cilantro Lime Shrimp Avocado Salad Recipe

<i>This Cilantro Lime Shrimp Avocado Salad recipe has all the flavors of summer in every delicious bite! So quick and easy to toss together and perfect</i> …

Food

Grilled Shrimp & Avocado Salad : ketorecipes

Recipes

Anna Jones’s summer pasta recipes

I love a neat pasta recipe in which the sauce can be made in the time it takes for the pasta to cook. This week, I bring you two such recipes that make the most of summer kitchen companions: tomatoes and corn. One is a bright red tomato sauce made simply with a box grater. The other is a new take …

Italian Food

7 Things Pro Travelers Won’t Leave Home Without

Adam Clark, Photographer<p>Shimoda 40 Explore backpack ($280)<p>“Since I never leave home without a camera bag, this pack has become part of me. We go everywhere together, and it does everything I need it to, whether that’s a backcountry ski trip or a commercial shoot in New York City or a vacation with …

Leave Home

The New Healthy - Fish Tacos

Jamie takes us on a tour of a local market to show us how to select the freshest grouper for her fish tacos. Tilapia and Summer Squash Tacos<p>You May …

Food

Sheet-Pan Shrimp Scampi with Broccoli and Tomatoes

Shrimp Scampi, a no-fail family favorite, has legitimately never been easier—oh, and we upgraded it with veggies, too. All the flavorful magic of …

Sheet Pan

Greek Tortellini Salad

From: EatingWell.com, July 2018<p>Fresh cheese tortellini and classic Greek salad ingredients like tomatoes, cucumbers and red onion come together for a …

Recipes

fried Brussels sprouts

When thinking about what appetizer to serve, most cooks don’t consider using cabbage and even less think about Brussels sprouts! As a kid, you would …

Recipes

How to make a tomato sauce recipe

For the basic tomato sauce, heat the oil in a wide saucepan or large frying pan, then add the garlic and basil stalks and sizzle for 1 minute, without colouring them. Stir in the tomato purée.<p>Tip in the chopped tomatoes, and sugar, then season with a generous amount of salt and pepper. Simmer for 5 …

Food

Anna Jones’s egg recipes

There is nothing that splits opinion like an egg. Some of the finest food writers and cooks won’t touch them. Prince Charles, I have it on good authority (I cooked dinner for him once), won’t have a meal without one. I love to eat eggs when the mood takes me, and here are my two favourite ways: …

Recipes

47 Dinnertime Recipes for Empty Nesters

There’s a lot to get used to when your last child leaves home. For starters, you don’t need to make as much food anymore. These mains and sides for …

Cooking

This Amazing Pizza Dough Recipe Has Just Three Ingredients, No Kneading Required

If you’re anything like most people with functioning taste buds, then you probably call pizza your favorite food. Even if you’ve never made homemade …

20 Easy Sides for Any BBQ — Recipes from the Kitchn

Here's my motto for backyard BBQs: Let the sides be many, and let them be simple. The main dish might be an impressive rack of saucy ribs, but a …

12 of Ina Garten’s Very Best Pasta Recipes

Ina Garten and pasta go hand in hand. They’re both effortless, classic and always there for you. Here, 12 of the Contessa’s best pasta recipes. How</i> …

15 Healthy Sandwich Recipes That'll Actually Fill You Up

Ditch the salads for a bit.<p>"Healthy foods" are great in theory, but they're not always the most satisfying options. This is partly due to the fact …

10 Big-Batch Meatless Meals — Recipes from The Kitchn

There's something comforting about making an extra-large casserole or a giant pot of soup — it's that assurance that you'll have plenty on hand for …

10 New Seafood Recipes to Add to the Menu

<b>We don’t cook fish as much as we’d like. To boost the number of fish nights on menus this week, we’re sharing new seafood recipes to make at</b> …