Erin

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CAULIFLOWER + BROWN RICE GRATIN

I've said for years now that I hate moving and after the past few weeks I can confidently say I still stand by that sentiment. I know there are …

Pickled Shrimp

Bring Old Bay and 8 cups water to a boil in a 4-qt. saucepan; add shrimp, reduce heat to low, and cook until shrimp are pink, about 2 minutes. Drain …

Saturday Morning Grocery Mile in Portland, Maine

Visitors too can put Portland's stellar produce and seafood to good use<p>When I fly back home to Portland, Maine, after some time away, I look down …

How to make Lamingtons

The History of Cider in the United States

<i>In Food History 101, we're hitting the books -- to explore the who, what, when, where, and why of what we eat today.</i><p><i>Today: The history of America's oldest alcoholic drink.</i><p>Let’s talk about cider.<p>No, not the jug of juice you buy at the orchard in autumn, but the peculiarly complex, alcoholic kind we …

Blueberry Breakfast Bars From 'Whole-Grain Mornings'

Sweet, snack-like foods are not usually my pick for breakfast. I'm less likely to grab a muffin or slice of coffee cake than I am to slurp down a bowl of oatmeal. Still, slightly sweet baked goods like Megan Gordon's blueberry breakfast bars in her new cookbook, <i>Whole-Grain Mornings</i>, could find a …

acorn squash stuffed with quinoa and roasted almonds

Some of you who have followed my blog from the beginning may recognize this recipe, as it’s one of the first ones I posted on the blog. I decided to …

I Can’t Believe These Are Healthy Brownies!

Ever want to indulge without the guilt? Does that line sound like something you’d hear on an old Snackwell’s commercial? We agree but the line does have some truth in it. Here at Brit HQ most of us have a pretty big sweet tooth, and we’re always looking for ways to satisfy our cravings in a …

Ginger Butternut Squash Soup Recipe – 5 Ingredients, 30 Minutes, Only 110 calories!

We’re loving this Ginger Butternut Squash Soup. It’s easy and healthy, which helps to keep our New Year’s Resolutions on track. It’s also super convenient, especially on those nights when you leave work too late to make something at home. And did we mention it only takes 30 minutes, 5 ingredients, …

Blueberry, Oatmeal and Flaxseed Muffins Recipe on Food52

• 280 grams (2 cups) whole wheat flour<br>• 450 grams (5 1/2 cups) rolled oats<br>• 300 grams (1 1/2 cups) light brown sugar<br>• 80 grams (2/3 cup plus 1 tablespoon) ground flaxseed<br>• 4 teaspoons baking soda<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 4 teaspoons ground cinnamon<br>• 2 large eggs, lightly beaten<br>• 1 cup neutral oil (vegetable, …

Vegan Salted Dark Chocolate Nut Bars

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Save money and avoid post-sugar high crashes by making Lindsey Love from Dolly and Oatmeal's version of adult Kudos bars.</i><p>There are certain, …

Why an Ex-FBI Agent Recommends Wrapping Your Keys in Tinfoil Whenever You Leave Your Car

In this short video, the folks at Head Squeeze explain why we get car sick (and sea sick, and motion sickness in general). While the explanation is …

FoodRECIPES

Slow cooker minestrone<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>over 2 hours<p>Serves<p>Serves 4<p>This hearty Italian soup is made with pasta and beans. This soup is great for batch cooking, just divide into portions and pop in the freezer and wonderfully warming soup will never be far from your …

Recipes

Use Herbs to Baste with the Herb Wand

Get fully infused flavor in your food by using herbs as a basting brush with the Chef’n Herb Wand Herbal Basting Brush. Just insert your woody herbs …

Stop Door Stop

When people yell “stop”, I never know if it’s in the name of love, Hammertime, or if I should collaborate and listen. This Stop Door Stop doesn’t …

German Chocolate Cake Recipe

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Breakfast

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

Cheesy Mashed Cauliflower Gratin {Grain-Free; Gluten-Free}

Yum <br>What side dishes come to mind when you think of Thanksgiving dinner at your house? At my house it’s fresh bread or rolls; candied sweet potatoes …

Recipes

Bloom County - The Complete Digital Library, Vol. 5: 1985

• <b>Author:</b> Berkeley Breathed<p>Specially formatted digital edition! Collecting every strip from January 1, 1985, through December 31, 1985, in chronological order, with a new cover insert by Breathed. Berkeley Breathed’s Bloom County burst onto the American comic scene in December 1980 and it soon became …

The Top Gear Guide to Britain

• <b>Author:</b> Richard Porter<p>For over ten years, <i>Top Gear</i> has been travelling all over Britain in the course of making the world’s best programme about cars, driving, and three men in smart-casual clothes shouting at each other. So, who better to assemble a guide to Britain itself with all its glories, …

Bloom County - The Complete Library, Vol. 8: 1988

• <b>Author:</b> Berkeley Breathed<p>Specially formatted digital edition! Collecting every strip from January 1, 1988, through December 31, 1988, in chronological order, with a new cover insert by Breathed. Berkeley Breathed’s Bloom County burst onto the American comic scene in December 1980 and it soon became …

Bloom County - The Complete Library, Vol. 7: 1987

• <b>Author:</b> Berkeley Breathed<p>Specially formatted digital edition! Collecting every strip from January 1, 1987, through December 31, 1987, in chronological order, with a new cover insert by Breathed. Berkeley Breathed’s Bloom County burst onto the American comic scene in December 1980 and it soon became …

Falafel Pie

Zucchini Beanballs

15 Genius Ways To Maximize A Small Space

You don't have to feel claustrophobic ever again.<p>The struggle of finding room for all your stuff is real. Whether you live in a studio apartment or want to get more out of a small room, these small space design ideas will save your life. After all, no one ever complained about having too <i>much</i> space.

56 Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes for Pies, Cakes, Cookies & More

Go beyond just the typical pumpkin and apple pies.<p>No matter how stuffed your guests are after the main meal, everyone will make room for these stunning sweets. We've got 53 pies, cakes, cookies, and other curveball desserts that are easy and exciting.

Baking

Pecan and Chocolate Tart with Bourbon Whipped Crème Fraîche

8 to 10 Servings<p>This tart is a tradition-forming mix of caramel, crunchy pecans, and melted chocolate. Be sure to let it rest for 30 minutes before serving.<p>August 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 Pâte Sucrée disk (click for recipe)<p>All-purpose flour (for dusting)<p>1 1/2 cups chopped pecans plus 1 1/2–2 cups …