Megan Smithies

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Food Deconstructed: Ultimate College Food Mashup: Pizza Ramen

Oven-Fried Fish Sticks With Tartar Sauce From 'Lighten Up, America!'

Fish sticks were one of my least favorite foods as a kid. Cups of ketchup weren't enough to compensate for the spongy texture, bland flavor, and grey color of the frozen sticks. Could a homemade version help me overcome those nightmarish childhood meals? The oven fried fish sticks in Allison …

A crisp bread coating and savory serrano ham put a new spin on Eggs Florentine >> http://bit.ly/FriedPoachedEggsFlorentine

Macaroni and Cheese

Excerpted from <i>Cooking for Comfort: More Than 100 Wonderful Recipes That Are as Satisfying to Cook as They Are to Eat</i> by Marian Burros (Simon & …

Chicken and Dumplings From 'Lighten Up, America!'

When January rolls around, I often struggle to find a compromise between my impulse to dive into plates of rich comfort food and my desire to eat more healthfully. Allison Fishman Task's chicken and dumplings from her new cookbook, <i>Lighten Up, America!</i>, helps to mitigate my problem. By cutting back …

Creamy Dijon Mustard Chicken Recipe

On my first trip to France in my early twenties, I came back with a set of French blue handled bistro flatware that I ended up using for years, and 7 …

Honey Coriander Shortbread Recipe

Shortbread is among the simplest of cookie doughs, but, as with anything simple, carelessness will show. The better the butter, the softer and more flavorful your cookies will be (at work I'm lucky enough to have Plugra, a high fat European butter, as my default option). Don't skimp on the citrus …

The Best Pan-Roasted Potatoes

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A side dish to convert the weeknight side dish skeptics.</i><p>I have long documented in this space my antipathy for side dishes, and my family has learned to accept a constant …

Side Dishes

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