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20 Slow Cooker Meals to Cozy Up to This Fall

Crock pot cooking is the busy bee’s secret weapon for weeknight meals and cooking for a crowd. Although it’s a handy tool year-round, it’s particularly useful when temperatures drop and we start dreaming about comfort foods. Not only does it manage the cooking for you, but it keeps meals warm and …

Here’s What Happened When I Ditched Takeout (and Cooked Instead!) For a Week

First things first, let’s get one thing straight: I am not a bad cook. I am a lazy cook. I’m also a 24-year-old living in San Francisco and sometimes there are just more exciting things to do than go home and make dinner. However, as much as my laziness and taste buds benefit from already-prepared …

Breakfast

19 Ways to Give Up Sugar

It's time to call sugar out for what it is: A heartbreaker, a big-tummy maker, and a health-food faker. We're not talking about the sugar that comes in fruit (because a lot of Americans aren't getting enough servings of the healthy food, as it is), but the refined stuff, such as high-fructose corn …

Nutrition

9 Desserts Better Than Apple Pie

There will always be something satisfying about putting your blood, sweat, and tears into making a beautiful apple pie with its filling oozing ever …

Baking

How to Make the Absolute Best Scrambled Eggs Ever

By Bon Appétit<p>These scrambled eggs are super soft and just a little runny, aka exactly how they should be.<p>We believe strongly that "putting an egg on it" transforms almost anything into a meal. But lately we've turned our attention away from our beloved olive oil-fried egg and toward a soft sunny …

Breakfast

What Healthy Portions of 9 Popular Foods ACTUALLY Look Like

You might be surprised.

Nutrition

8 Easy Game Day Recipes You Can Make in a Slow Cooker

Have your crockpot do the work for you this football season.<p>One of the best things about football season? The food. But you don’t want to be stuck …

6 Amazing Body Changes When You Give Up Carbs

Simple carbs, such as those found in cookies, candy and chips, are <i>The Bachelorette</i> of the food world. They’ll give you a quick thrill — but you know …

Nutrition

Power up Your Brunch: 12 Protein-Filled Egg Recipes

When you're busy, tired, or unable to bother with an elaborate meal, there's nothing like an egg breakfast to fill you up and get you ready for the day. Get your dose of protein, iron, vitamins, and more with these 12 creative and healthy egg recipes!

9 Baked & One-Pot Pasta Recipes We're Not Waiting Until Fall To Make

Is there anything more comforting than a big plate of pasta? Whether it's midsummer or the dead of winter, there are plenty of delicious, …

Cooking

The Story Behind the One-Pan, Nine-Minute Pasta Recipe That Took Over the Internet

<i>This post originally appeared on Food52.</i><p>This genius pasta makes its own sauce, all in one pan, in nine minutes—you’ve probably already cooked it (or …

Italian Food

Martha Stewart's One-Pan Pasta

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A simple pantry staple gets even simpler.</i><p>We didn't need pasta to get any simpler. But here it is: asking even less of our attention, patience, and time; dropping steps; and getting</i> …

20 Simple Things You Can Do Daily To Become A Mindful Person

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What’s the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

35 One-Pot Meals Just Right for Dinner Tonight

A flavor-packed triumph, this one-pot wonder pairs lemon-coriander salmon fillets with a bed of rich bacon-flecked orzo.

Cooking

What is Walking Meditation?

Today I would like to talk about <b>Walking Meditation</b>, explain what it is all about, go through the benefits and suggest a simple but very effective …

50 Genius Ways to Use Mason Jars

This beloved country staple is good for so much more than canning.<p>This beloved country staple is good for so, so much.

6 Delicious & Easy Summer Slow Cooker Recipes

I'm sure you agree, time saving recipes are lifesavers for busy families! That's why I try to streamline dinner as much as possible. Try one of my slow cooker recipes for summer and keep from heating up the whole house tonight!<p><b>Shredded Chicken Tacos</b><p>The best part about this dish? The longer it sits …

Pots and Pans you need for cooking

Whether you're building your first kitchen's arsenal of tools or just decluttering and purging the outdated and old equipment, it can be tough to know which pots and pans you really need—and which are just taking up precious cupboard space. This guide takes the mystery out of it all: These are the …

A Week's Worth Of One-Skillet Recipes To Make Your Life Easier

Turn up the heat.<p>There are tons of excuses we use to talk ourselves out of cooking at home -- it's messy, complicated, it heats up the apartment. And there's always Seamless.<p>But cooking at home can seriously improve your life, according to science.<p>Julia Wolfson, a lead author of a 2014 <b></b>study at the …

Cooking

Beer Can Chicken Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Placing a beer can into the cavity of your dry-rubbed chicken may look silly, but it may be the most flavorful and juiciest chicken you've ever made. —Cara Nicoletti<p><b>Serves: 4</b><p>6 tablespoons dark brown sugar, packed<br>• 1 tablespoon smoked paprika<br>• 1 tablespoon chili powder<br>• 1 tablespoon red …

15 Food Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow Immediately

They will make you the hungriest you've ever been.<p>Admit it: You are 100 percent guilty of Instagramming a picture ofyour Sunday brunch. Or of screenshotting someone else's amazing brunch shot so you could recreate the photo or try the restaurant later. Need more inspo? The Instagram accounts on …

New York City

23 Gadgets All Lazy People Need In Their Kitchen

Do less.

23 Cooking Tips To Take Advantage Of What You Already Have

Bake the ultimate cake with mayonnaise and dental floss.

12 Grilling Hacks You Never Thought Of

<b>Spice up your summer and impress the heck out of your guests with these genius grilling tips.</b><p>Grilled Cheese -- Like, Literally<p>It may seem counterintuitive to put a wheel of cheese directly on the grill, but just wait until everyone dives into the luscious pool of smoky, gooey cheese scooped up with …

Cooking

15 On-the-Go Breakfast Recipes

Quick, handheld snacks that your kids can eat on the way to school.<p>Breakfast is brain food, but it can be a challenge to feed the kids healthfully …

Breakfast

Canal House's Marinated Zucchini Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The summer side you can make whenever you have 15 minutes, and then completely forget about. Because the zucchini is already cooked through and relaxed, the marinade seeps in more quickly and thoroughly than had the order of operations been reversed. The zucchini boats become bright …

How to Never Overcook Salmon (or Other Fishes) Again

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i> <i><br>Today: The most foolproof way to cook any fish—and a petition for a new cooking term.</i><p>The most unfair implication of slow-roasting is the <i>slowness</i> part. Sure, there are plenty of …

15 Healthy, One-Pot Meals

There are fast meals, and then there are one-dish meals. Most people love eating, quite a few enjoy cooking, but almost nobody gets their kicks from washing a tower of dirty dishes.<p>To make prioritizing healthy eating at home that much easier, here are a whole slew of healthy recipes for breakfast, …

Breakfast

Make Overnight Oats That Actually Taste Good by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Faster, faster, faster! Make a better breakfast in a hurry by perfecting the art of overnight oats.<p>When it comes to fast, healthy breakfast options, it's hard to beat overnight oats. They're the ultimate big-batch food, meaning they easily double, triple, and quadruple in scale—and they get better …

Breakfast