Linda Minisini

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A Study of Tradition 7

By being self-supporting and declining outside contributions, 12-step groups protect the fellowship structure and basic spiritual foundations. …

7 Qualities You Should Never Settle On In A Relationship

Settle for where you go to dinner tonight, not your relationship.<p>You can settle on plenty of things in life: Where to have dinner for your mom's birthday, for instance, or booking the less expensive, but just as nice resort for your next vacation.<p>One thing you should never settle on? Your …

Sherman Oaks

Couscous with pistachios and avocado recipe

A light and fluffy couscous dish packed with new season greens, pistachios and lemon zest<p><b>SERVES</b><br>6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>200g couscous<br>300ml boiling chicken stock or water<br>2 tbsp olive oil<br>2 small ripe avocados<br>juice and zest of 1 lemon (zest removed with a zester)<br>1 garlic clove, crushed<br>3 tbsp extra-virgin olive …

The real best souvenirs to bring home from 19 countries around the world

Travelers always want to bring home something that will remind them of their trip — but many often get stuck buying cheap knick knacks from tourist traps.<p>To avoid getting something you'll only throw away in a few months, we've rounded up a list of some authentic items you should buy when …

Ceramics

7 Positive Psychology Happy Habits for Work and Life

As a positive psychology coach and educator, people share with me all the time, <i>"I just want to be happier."</i> Whether we are looking for greater harmony in our family relationships, more meaningful friendships, greater purpose and satisfaction at work, or more engagement in our community, the end …

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Tagliatelle with cavolo nero, chickpeas and pecorino<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>less than 10 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 4<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>Quick, easy and healthy. This pasta recipe is on the table in less than 20 minutes.<p>Each serving provides 713kcal, 28g protein, 77g carbohydrate (of which …

Food

Grilling: Foil-Wrapped Potatoes With Shallots, Lemon, and Thyme

I've prepared potatoes in more ways than I can count, but no matter how deep down the recipe hole I go, it seems like there's always something new to explore. Lucky for me, I can't think of many main courses that wouldn't be made just a bit happier with a pile of spuds sitting alongside.<p>On the …

Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Fresh herbs and sweet carrots update this old-fashioned skillet dinner. Serve with a side of homemade cornbread for a meal that feels homey and special — perfect for fall.<p><b>Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme</b><p>1 1/2 lb. (750 g.) skinless, boneless chicken thighs, fat trimmed<p>Kosher …

Fall Vegetable Risotto with Blue Cheese | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This novel take on risotto is packed with caramelized onions, tender Brussels sprouts, earthy shiitake mushrooms and creamy blue cheese. It’s a great way to show off autumn vegetables. Serve an endive salad to round out the meal.<p><b>Fall Vegetable Risotto with Blue Cheese</b><p>5 cups (40 fl. oz./1.25 l.) …

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I made this woodland birthday cake a while ago for my daughter's 7th birthday. She absolutely adores animals and nature so th[...]<p>Nothing like a cold …

Penne with Mushrooms and Turkey Sausage | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Pasta with porcini and sausage makes a sensuous combination in this weeknight dish. Start with a shaved fennel salad topped with extra-virgin olive oil and Parmesan for a complete meal.<p><b>Penne with Mushrooms and Turkey Sausage</b><p>3/4 oz. (20 g.) dried porcini mushrooms<p>1 Tbs. olive oil<p>1 onion, finely …

Butternut Squash, Apple and Fennel Soup

Ingredients<p>Butternut Squash, Apple and Fennel Soup<p>1-1/2 tbsp olive oil<br>• 1-1/2 tbsp walnut oil, plus more for serving<br>• 1 medium fennel bulb (stalks …

Baked Brie with Figs Recipe by Rochelle Ramos

<b>You don’t really need a recipe to make this tantalizing appetizer, you just needed someone to put the mouther-watering idea in your head.</b><br>By Rochelle …

Brie

Cranberry Crostini

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 10 mins<br>• Cook Time: 15 mins<br>• Total Time: 25 minutes<br>• Yield: 8<br>• Category: Appetizer<br>• Cuisine: American<p>★★★★★<p>4.2 from 5 …

Superfood Sunshine Smoothies Recipe

Happy almost new year! I don’t know about you, but I’m sure ready to start eating a little bit lighter and brighter. And of course, “healthy” in my …

7 Ways to Eat & Drink Turmeric

If you follow the wacky and wonderful world of wellness bloggers and Instagrammers — or even if you've been to Starbucks lately — you've probably …

Turmeric

Sweet Potato Oven Fries | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Nutrient-dense sweet potato fries are a healthy alternative to standard French fries, and chances are they will get devoured just as quickly. Serve these enticing oven fries as an after-school snack or a side dish — they go equally well with sandwiches and turkey burgers or roast chicken and fish. …

Caramelized Pear Oven Pancake | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This beautiful oven pancake makes an impressive presentation, but it’s actually super simple to prepare. It’s also a quick way to make pancakes for a group! Preheating the frying pan before adding the fruit and batter gives the pancake a head start, so that once in the oven it billows like a …

Baking

Swiss Chard & Onion Frittata | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Frittatas are a great way to incorporate more vegetables into your diet; they’re versatile, easily varied and can be served warm or at room temperature. To reduce the cholesterol in this recipe, you can substitute 4 egg whites for 2 of the whole eggs.<p><b>Swiss Chard & Onion Frittata</b><p>1 bunch (about 1 1/4 …

Mocha Coconut Granola

Wednesday morning started like this:<p>5:50 am: alarm<br>6:10 am: let the dog out, start the coffee<br>6:20 am: shower and dress for the gym<br>6:30 am: wake the …

Indian Spiced Chicken Stew

Heat vegetable oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper and place skin side down in to the pan. Cook until …

Recipes

Ginger Tea Latte

We love Colorado. Always have.<p>John and my families both vacationed there when we were growing up, and we honeymooned in Breckenridge for two weeks …

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47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

Baking