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Vegetarian Dinners for Meatless Monday

Whether you're a vegetarian or you've just been trying to incorporate more meatless meals into your dinner routine, we can all use some quick …

15 Whole Foods-Based Lunches and Dinners That Won’t Break the Bank

While it can be tempting to grab one of every organic apple variety that you’ve never heard of, fresh produce, and the latest vegan products to hit …

Healthy Eating

#Recipe : Paprika Chicken Spinach with White Wine Butter Thyme Sauce

Recipes<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 large chicken breasts<br>1 tsp paprika<br>salt & pepper<br>5 Tbsp butter*<br>¼ cup fresh thyme leaves<br>3 large garlic cloves, minced<br>1 cup dry white …

70+ Vegetarian Pasta Recipes That Prove Carbs Cure All

When it comes to vegetarian meals, it doesn't get much easier than pasta. While there are plenty of vegetarian dinners that <i>aren't</i> pasta, sometimes a giant bowl of carbs with some veggies (or just cheese) is the only thing you want in life, and that's more than OK. Whether you're a vegetarian or …

22 Traditional Cuban Recipes That Will Wow Your Tastebuds

Maybe you’re wondering how to vacation like Katy Perry in Cuba, or maybe you even have a favorite restaurant that serves up a mean Cubano sandwich. Regardless, there’s no denying that Cuban food is a favorite. There’s that shredded beef dish you still dream about from your trip to Miami, the …

Cooking

Classic chocolate microwave mug cake recipe

Classic chocolate cake is everyone’s guilty pleasure. The good thing about this one is that you can make it in less than three minutes in a microwave.<p>Mug cakes simply involve mixing ingredients in a mug, popping it into the microwave and then watching a perfectly risen cake come out in under three …

15 Spinach Salad Recipes You'll Actually Want to Make

I Wash You Dry<p>Spinach Salad: Strawberry with Candied Pecans<p>Make this crunchy, sweet salad your go-to when you can't get rid of your sweet tooth. We …

Thai Style Green Beans

Over the weekend Elsie and I celebrated with our grandpa. It was his 85 birthday! For family lunches, usually my grandma will call each of a us a …

Toast with Lemony Pea Mash

6 Servings<p>Preserved lemon gives this mash intense pops of salty-citrusy flavor. Scoop out the flesh and pith from the lemon and use only the peel.<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 garlic clove, quartered<p>1/4 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves<p>3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided, plus more for …

Recipes

It’s a cracker: Yotam Ottolenghi’s braised egg recipes

Eggs are the ultimate comfort food, and what I eat with the people I love<p>The connection between eggs and Valentine’s Day possibly makes more sense in my head than on the page: for me, there’s something about eggs as the essence of life, the start of it all, that inextricably links them to that …

22 Poached Egg Recipes for Any Meal

Perfect your poach with these great-anytime recipes.<p><b>When isn't a poached egg appropriate?</b> We can't think of a single time we don't want one, from breakfast to dinner and everything in between. If that's how you feel, here are 22 ways to use them to make any meal a little better.

16 Tasty Toast Toppings for an Easy Breakfast Upgrade

Some people may think toast is boring, but we know it’s all about how you top it. Toast is one of the most versatile foods, since you can munch on it for breakfast, lunch, dinner <i>and</i> dessert. Next time you need some carb-y, comfort food goodness, take a look at these 16 new ways to top your toast …

Breakfast

Fresh Corn, Tomato, Avocado and Basil Salad

12K<p>220<p>While in the states for a vacation this summer, I took advantage of the overload of gorgeous heirloom tomatoes, fresh ears of corn, and …

Recipes

7 Quick and Fresh Dinners to Make in January

These fast, winter dinner recipes rely on little helpers like anchovies and roasted citrus to perk up your weeknight meals.<p><b>In the middle of winter,</b> <b>sometimes</b> you need to find creative ways to breathe new life into your weeknight dinners. Lend your meals a little help from flavor boosters like briny …

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Steamed Mussels in a Coconut Curry Broth

Coconut Curry Mussels.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 31, 2014 75<p>HELLO. I am completely dying over this meal. Two words: dy.ing.<p>Not sure if I can even fully …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 169<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts From 'My Paris Kitchen'

I love lentil salads. They're hearty, healthy, and (most importantly) resilient, holding up well for days in the fridge. I make a huge batch of some sort of lentil salad at least every couple of weeks and dip into the bowl for snacks and lunches just about every day. David Lebovitz's version of the …

Carrot Soda Bread

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: The quickest soda bread you can make -- with a bonus serving of vegetables.</i><p>There is really nothing quite …

Soda Bread

Baked Eggs in Avocado Cups With Feta and Mint Recipe

Whoever first thought of cracking an egg into the center of a halved avocado and baking it is a genius in my book. In this easy 20-minute meal, avocado is filled with an egg and baked on top of naan to create a decadent avocado toast that's enhanced with feta, mint, and crunchy pepitas.<p><b>Why this</b> …

One-Pot Kale and Quinoa Pilaf

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>I initially developed this combination by combining sauteed kale with leftover quinoa, but have come up with a from-scratch method to cook both elements together perfectly. It satisfies the eternal resolution to eat healthy, teaming complete-protein quinoa with antioxidant-rich kale. …

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Grilled Cabbage Wedges with Spicy Lime Dressing

I love when I don't know what I'm going to make for dinner and I don't want to go to the store, but somehow (once in a blue moon) a meal magically …

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Smoked Salmon Smørrebrød

4 Servings<p>"You can put whatever you want on them," says chef Nicolaus Balla, who serves the Scandinavian open-face sandwiches at San Francisco's Bar Tartine. Simply slather a creamy spread like butter or sour cream on dense rye bread. Rob with classic combos like roast beef and crisp onions, or …

Recipes

Padrón Peppers with Serrano Ham

Heat a 12" cast-iron skillet over high heat. Add oil and heat until it ripples and smokes lightly. Add peppers and ham and cook, flipping peppers …

Scandi Toast

Servings<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Spread pumpernickel toast with salted butter. Top with smoked fish and cucumber coins.<p>Nutritional Content<p>Hide Nutritional Content1 serving contains: Calories (kcal) 170 Fat (g) 7 Saturated Fat (g) 3 Cholesterol (mg) 25 Carbohydrates (g) 13 …

Lamb Chops with Fresh Herbs and Roasted Figs

6 Servings<p>September 2009Print<p>Ingredients<p>LAMB CHOPS<p>1 tablespoon chopped fresh rosemary<p>4 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme<p>4 teaspoons chopped fresh marjoram<p>2 2-pound racks of lamb, trimmed of fat and sinew<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 garlic cloves, sliced<p>2 tablespoons grapeseed oil<p>ROASTED FIGS<p>12 ripe Kadota …

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Trofie With Arugula Pesto and Flash-Sautᅢᄅed Cherry Tomatoes With Garlic Scapes

Have you ever heard of 'sexy pasta?' Listen to the story behind trofie.<p>For years, my fashion career would take me on annual trips to Florence. My husband would tag along and, once business had been taken care of, we'd escape to the hills of Tuscany for a few restorative days. The place we headed …

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