Meaghan Mounger

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Too Many Cooks: The Best Things We Cooked This Year

Happy New Year! This week, we asked the team to reflect on the past year: What was the very best thing you cooked all year—your greatest hit, the thing you haven't been able to stop thinking about since you made it first, the thing you've made every week, the year's most successful recipe? Here's …

10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

Everything You Need for the 2016 Food Lover's Cleanse

We've put together a shopping list, printable recipes, and everything else you'll need for our 6th annual Food Lover's Cleanse.<p>We are so excited to be launching the Sixth Annual Food Lover’s Cleanse on January 2. This year, we're bringing you a handful of all-new recipes, as well as some of our …

Recommended holiday reading for the medicine and science enthusiast - Scope

A good book can transform boredom into bliss in the amount of time it takes to buckle yourself into an airplane seat. Yet all too often we find …

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Why Nicaragua is A Perfect Destination For Adventure Lovers

<i>Nicaragua</i><p>Looking for some adventures in Nicaragua? One of the things that attracted me to Nicaragua was its numerous volcanoes. I love volcanoes! …

This Slow Cooker Pot Roast Has a Simple Secret

Pat the beef dry with paper towels and season generously with salt and pepper.<p>Set a large Dutch oven or heavy skillet over medium-high to high heat. …

Eggs Benedict Brunch Burgers Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I believe I saw a picture of an open-faced burger, topped with a poached egg, on top of a halved English muffin on the Buzzfeed website, and thought "You know what would make that better? Hollandaise sauce. Bacon. Smoked Gouda." And so I made it happen! —Cristin Scott<p><b>Serves: 2</b><p>1/2 …

The Most Addictive Bread You'll Ever Eat

<i>We partnered with Jet.com so you can browse their (digital) shelves while you're searching for ingredients or supplies. (Seriously, they have everything!) Get almost every ingredient for this recipe here.</i><p>"Dickinson? Denison? Dawson?"<br>"No, Davidson."<p>This is how the conversation normally starts when I …

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Sometimes a simple side can be the best dish at the table.

Aired November 6, 2015<p>Serves 4<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<br>4 cups (1 1/4 pounds) halved and trimmed Brussels sprouts<br>8 ounces slab bacon, diced<br>Freshly ground …

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Tuscan White Bean and Kale Soup Recipe on Food52

• 3 ounces thick-cut bacon, diced<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 cup (1 medium) diced onion<br>• 2 cups (2 medium) sliced carrot<br>• 1 cup (2 stalks) large diced celery<br>• 2 teaspoons (2-3 cloves) grated garlic<br>• 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes<br>• 8 cups chicken broth<br>• 30 ounces (2 15 ounce cans) cannellini beans, drained and …

No-Bake Energy Bites Recipe

"This is a healthy take on the traditional no bake cookies. So good and good for you! I am always asked for this recipe every time I make them. They …

NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2013

What do you have to do, as a song, to win our hearts? You have to sink in. You have to stop someone dead in her tracks. You need to cause that man to act a fool. Scrunch a nose, tense a shoulder, drop an ass.<p>We compile our 100 Favorite Songs much like we do the work on our 50 Favorite Albums list, …

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, but the …

How To Make Strawberry Margarita Jello Shots

INSIDE OF STRAWBERRIES. Inspired by Baker's Royale.<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>Berry prep</b><p>24-30 large strawberries<p><b>Jell-O</b><p>1 box Strawberry Jell-O<p>1 cup tequila<p>3/4 cup cointreau<p><b>To finish</b><p>Sugar<p>1-2 limes<p><b>Special equipment</b><p>A melon baller or small measuring spoon with relatively sharp edges<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p><b>Berry prep</b><p>1. Balancing the …

Homemade Ricotta - With Cow's Milk or Goat Milk

Once you've tasted freshly made ricotta, you can't help but be hooked!<p>The first time I did was in Tuscany. The cheese was so fresh, it was still warm! I'll never forget the experience. How could something so simple be so delicious?<p>Ever since that first bite, I've been seeking out freshly made …

Going Balls Out: The Eggocado

<i>This article is an excerpt from The 4-Hour Chef: The Simple Path to Cooking Like a Pro, Learning Any Skill, and Living the Good Life.</i><p>Need a break from scrambled eggs? Change it up using the mighty avocado (derived from the Aztec word for "testicle" [ahuacatl], by the way). With the instructions …