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11 Things to Know When Filling Out Your Tax Return This Year

Tax season news you can use.<p>Tax season is almost here, and with it comes all the usual issues of paperwork and confusion. But this year might be …

Identity Theft

Cheddar Buttermilk Waffle BLTs

I still have daydreams of my Dance Like Nobody’s Watching jaunt in the laundromat. I haven’t done it yet mostly because I’m scared and also… I’m not …

Baked Pasta Risotto with Peas, Mascarpone + Spinach

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: A quick springtime risotto -- that isn't really risotto at all.</i><p>This risotto isn’t a risotto at all, even though it conjures the same warmth and fullness of the …

Buttery, Flaky Frangipane Puff Pastry Waffles Recipe

This simple, insanely addictive dessert is made by filling puff pastry with homemade frangipane (an easy buttery almond paste), then cooking it on a hot waffle iron until crisp, flaky, and utterly delicious.<p>For step-by-step rolling instructions, please see the photos in this post about puff pastry …

Summer Essentials in Our Provisions Shop

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- and we don't want you to miss out on the fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're gearing up for summer.</i><p>The weather is warming up. Pretty soon, school will let out and summer will officially commence. We’ve been thinking a lot about our favorite parts of every June, July, …

Coconut Date Shake

Intro<p>There are some recipes that just seem too simple to share. Some, that for one reason or another I’ve deemed unworthy of a snapshot and a spot on …

Nordic Ware Jubilee Bundt Pan

The new Nordic Ware Jubilee Bundt Pan deserves its festive sounding name because this bundt cake is certainly ready to be the centerpiece of a party. …

Tater skins

Cherry Chip Sponge Cake with Almond Whip

It's hard to believe we're saying goodbye to January already! It's completely passed me by. I've spent this cold month scribbling in recipe journals …

Winner of Your Best One-Pot Meal

<i>Congratulations to divasparkle, whose Extraordinary Marinated and Roasted Chicken, Potatoes, and Chickpeas won the contest for Your Best One-Pot Meal!</i><p><b>Describe an early food experience that has influenced the way you think about food and/or cooking.</b><br>Not so much a food experience as knowledge -- a …

Breakfast Pizza Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>This breakfast pizza is made, quite simply, with pizza crust loaded with bacon and eggs and cheese. Sounds like all the makings of</i> …

Breakfast

Gourmet

Cappuccino Brownies >> http://bit.ly/1bWlktE<p>These very adult brownies are frosted with cream cheese and coated with an espresso-spiked glaze.

Banana Upside-Down Cake with Malted Pudding

Proving the saying that nothing easy is ever worth it, this layer cake from Puddin' makes fruits and nuts play nice with malted milk pudding. The result is a stunning confection that's soft and light from buttercream, crumbly with cake, and nice and jiggly in the middle.<p>Excerpted from <i>Puddin'</i> by …

Banana Bread, Brie and Chocolate Grilled Cheese.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 7, 2014 77<p>This is why facebook is the devil.<p>I had banana bread.<p>I wanted chocolate.<p>A day doesn’t go by where I don’t desire …

7 Olive Recipes

Olives just might be the most controversial items in any room. Offer a bowl of olives to any group, anywhere, any time, and prepare for the backlash. "Olives! I looooove olives!" some will scream, while others echo refrains of aversion: "I hate olives"; "I'll have the Greek salad -- no olives"; …

Stir-Fry of Hoisin Lamb with Cashews and Snow Peas

• 1 to 1-1/4 pounds tender lamb (organic if possible; lamb steaks are ideal), trimmed of fat and connective tissue, and cut into 1/2-inch by 1-inch …

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

Baking

Healthy Breakfast Smoothies - Video Recipe

Video: Vegetarian Tamales

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I've always been a bit intimidated by tamales. It seems like a lot of work, and since others do it very well, it begs the question...why make them at home? Well, most tamales that you buy at your local mexican …

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Granola

114<p>3<p>2<p>Shares 119<p>We all want granola to be healthy. But some granolas are so sweet they could easily qualify as candy. But since I tend to spend the …

Open-Faced Egg Salad Sandwich With Bacon Recipe

This is a straight-forward but well-balanced egg salad flavored with mayonnaise, lemon juice, scallions, and celery. I like to serve it on top of a thick slice of crusty, toasted bread, topped with some crisp cooked bacon.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients6 large eggs8 slices thick-cut bacon2 …

Dark Chocolate Coffee Macarons

Macarons are one of my favorite cookies to make. They take a little more time to put together than your average chocolate chip cookie recipe, but …

Creamy Caramelized Leek Soup with Maple Glazed Bacon

Creamy Caramelized Leek Soup with Maple Glazed Bacon.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 27, 2014 86<p>I don’t even want to tell you about soup right now.<p>I mean, it’s …

Falafel Waffles = Wafalafels

This week, in our continuing quest to answer the all-important life question "Will it waffle?", we've had a number of deep failures, a couple of <i>meh, I'd eat that</i>s, and one rousing success.<p>A couple failures: frozen pierogi (they end up tasting like pierogi, only dryer and harder) and White Castle …

Avocado Citrus Crunch Salad with Oat Croutons and Buttermilk Drizzle

Avocado Citrus Crunch Salad with Oat Croutons and a Buttermilk Drizzle.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 31, 2014 80<p>Lessons by salad, first edition.<p>Lesson one: it’s …

A One-Pot Meal that's Hearty and Delicious

This riff on chicken and dumplings puts your Dutch oven to great use.<p>You know what's great? Chicken and dumplings. You know what <i>else</i> is great? Having less dishes to wash. So forgive us if we're overly enthusiastic about this supper: Classic chicken and dumplings gets even heartier with earthy …

Cooking

Chocolate and Passion Fruit Pots de Crème with Lychees and Candied Ginger

No doubt you've had chocolate pots de crème, or a rich chocolate custard before. But has it ever been served with a passion fruit caramel, or a spoonful of candied ginger? How about both, as well as fresh lychees? It's the combination of these diverse elements that makes every bite of this dessert …

Strawberry, Mint and Lime Shortcakes

As soon as strawberries come into season, I start making strawberry shortcakes for dessert. I love the combination of cake or biscuits, whipped cream …

Allergy-Proof Your Entire Home In 10 Easy Steps

For those that are allergic, every day is a challenge and not even their home is completely safe. It’s why you have to be constantly careful and to …

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