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This B Vitamin Is Crucial To Good Skin, A Healthy Gut & Balanced Blood Sugar

Your body is a well-oiled machine. Without proper maintenance and fuel, machines begin to slowly break down, and problems start to arise. An adequate …

Our Favorite Way to Make a Vinaigrette

I'm going to show you how to make the easiest salad dressing in the world, that is so versatile it is the only salad dressing recipe you will ever …

Country Lifestyle

5 Anti-Inflammatory Foods to Eat Every Day

It’s no secret that chronic inflammation can be detrimental to our health. We’re not talking about the natural-occurring one that protects your …

Potato, Zucchini and Green Chile Gratin

Preheat the oven to 400 F. Coat an 8-x-10½-inch casserole dish with cooking spray.<p>Toss the sliced vegetables with olive oil in a large bowl. Put …

How to Make Spaghetti Puttanesca: The World's Most Pungently Delicious Pasta

If it seems like I've been posting a lot of pasta videos recently, well, it's because I have. Something about late-summer weather really makes me want to cook dishes requiring minimal time, effort, and cleanup, whether that's <i>cacio e pepe</i> or pasta with cherry tomato sauce. Let's add spaghetti …

If You Want Perfect Pasta, "Al Dente" Is Actually Overcooked

By Alex Delany<p>You're probably boiling your pasta too long.<p>Overcooking pasta isn’t necessarily a crime. But around here we treat it like one. Getting a bowl of mushy pasta is cheating yourself (and whoever else is at your table) out of a heavenly experience. Good pasta, as you’ve probably heard, is …

Italian Food

Our Most-Shared Recipes Ever

Like a big family, Taste of Home home cooks love to share. We've quilted together our most delicious, pin-worthy recipes that our community can't …

Lemon Spaghetti: Bright, Fresh, Fast, and Perfect for a Winter Night

There's a taxonomy of pasta sauces that exists in my mind. Trace the branches to the top, and you arrive at what I think of as the mother pasta sauces. From those, almost all the other sauces are derived, at least in a technical sense if not necessarily a historical one. One important branch is the …

The ‘Gold Standard’ Meat Sauce

When Marcella Hazan, the cookbook author who revolutionized the way Americans cook Italian food, died in September 2013, The Times asked readers to submit their favorites of her recipes. Many wrote in to sing the praises of her famous (and contentious) red sauce made with just four ingredients — …

Northern Italy

Creamy Tomato Soup with Cheese Toasties

December 2017<p>4 servings<p>To keep our tomato soup a one-pot operation (and avoid splattering scalding hot liquid), we purée the mixture with an immersion blender, which gets the job done. For an extra-smooth texture, though, feel free to use a regular blender. Want to keep it vegan? (Well, the soup, …

Food Preservation

A Side-by-Side Comparison of a Serving of Fat

Dietary fat is an important part of your diet and is essential for supporting cell growth and protecting your body organs. It’s also key in helping …

Nutrition

10 Amazing Health Line Benefits of Banana That Fulfill Your Ambitions – Page 5

9.Reduces Stress<p>Bananas are a good source of the amino acid tryptophan which your body converts to serotonin.Amongst many other things, proper …

Wellness

Low MCHC in blood tests: Symptoms and causes

A low mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (MCHC) shows that someone's red blood cells do not have enough hemoglobin. Hemoglobin is an iron-rich …

Chicken Saltimbocca

Giada is a chef, mother, author and restauranteur. She is known as the Emmy-award winning television personality of Food Network’s Everyday Italian, …

This Is How You Cook Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thighs Every Time

Bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs are a wallet-friendly cut that won't kill your weekly food budget, plus they're wildly versatile and easy to make. …

Video: EASY No-Fuss Whole Pressure Cooker Chicken

Here’s another really easy low prep pressure cooker recipe that doesn’t even require a knife. The pressure cooked chicken barely... Let's connect on …

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Spaghetti alla Nerano

We’ve featured pasta and zucchini before, but this celebrated dish from the Sorrento peninsula is a bit more elaborate and intriguing. <b>Spaghetti alla</b> …

Italian Food

Meal Plans, Recipes, Grocery lists and Inventory Management

<b>Tricia M</b><p><b>Patricia W</b><p>This app is what I been waiting for at least a year or more. Finally, it has showed up and I'm thoroughly impressed with every …

11 ways to get the most out of Google Keep on Android

I really need to upgrade my brain's internal storage.I'm only partially kidding: Just like a hard drive, I'm pretty sure my mind reached maximum …

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Beginner's Guide to Meal Planning: Save money and time

Shares 13K<p>Meal planning saves money, saves time, and as a new parent — saved my sanity. My adventures in meal planning started with a startle in the …

Simplified Meal Planning And Free Template - Hälsa Nutrition

How hard can it be to plan 4-6 dinners every week? <i>Very</i> hard. Although everyone always seems to be looking for more good recipes, myself included, I …

10 (5-Ingredient) Chicken Dinners for the Week Ahead

Guys, great news! Getting a wholesome, satisfying meal on the table without spending hours in the kitchen is totally possible. The key is choosing …

The 20 Best Ina Garten Chicken Recipes of All Time

Ina Garten, culinary queen, is the source if inspiration you need if you're tired of making the same chicken recipes all the time. The Barefoot Contessa's chicken recipes are guaranteed to be crowd pleasing and easy to follow — she's a stickler about measurements, after all. Ahead, discover 20 of …

Cooking

Greek Turkey Meatball Gyro with Tzatziki

<i>30 Minute Greek Turkey Meatball Gyros topped with a classic Tzatziki Sauce you’ll want to swim in! These Gyros are the perfect healthy dinner option</i> …

12 Non-Boring Ways to Cook With Ground Turkey

Lately, I've become kind of obsessed with ground turkey. It's more flavorful than ground chicken, less overpowering than ground beef, and just as …

Turkey Taco Stuffed Sweet Potatoes Recipe - 20 Minute Meal

<i>20 minute meal! These Turkey Taco Stuffed Sweet Potatoes are a fantastic option when you need a quick dinner recipe.</i><p>This isn’t the first time I’ve …

Cooking

The Best Method to Grill Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts

The only thing more satisfying than drinking a beer while grilling is incorporating the beer into the grilled recipes themselves, like this beer-brined grilled chicken breast recipe. Inspired by grilled beer-can chicken but infinitely easier, this recipe starts out with boneless, skinless chicken …

BBQ

BBQ Fried Chicken Recipe

"Delicious BBQ chicken fingers my boyfriend loves. The sauce is right in the breading! Serve with sauce, blue cheese or ranch dressing on …

The Secret Italian Sauce You Should Be Making

The Secret Italian Sauce You Need to Make Right Now<p>3 minute Read<p>Growing up, I always wished I were Italian. Don’t misunderstand me; I love my German …

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