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Google Messenger: another reminder of a confused Android app approach

User choice is fantastic, but Google’s consistent app duplication on Android continually confuses and annoys with redundant features<p>Why would Google want to confuse its own users by introducing a third, separate messaging app for mobile? Surely that wouldn’t make sense, given the clash of native, …

5 Things You Need to Know About Trans Fats in Your Food

Considering the recent news that the FDA has finally decided to make some moves with regard to partially hydrogenated oils (also known as …

How to Cut and De-Seed a Pomegranate

Late October, early November is the season for pomegranates, pinkish red orbs filled with crunchy, juicy seeds (known as arils), bursting with flavor.<p>…

Cottage Cheese Pancakes with Lemon

These pancakes are crisp outside and fluffy inside; thanks to the addition of cottage cheese, they have more protein than most.

Breakfast

Simple Springtime Dishes

Bibimbap

Bibimbap. BiBIMbap. BibimBAP! Admittedly, I may have annoyed a few people when I batch cooked this dish. It’s SO fun to say. The correct …

Coconut

Carrot Fries

French fries are my guilty pleasure. While I do indulge once in a while, these tasty little treats are so much healthier and completely guilt free. …

Grilled Romaine Lettuce Salad with Blue Cheese and Bacon

Heat bacon in a 12" skillet over medium heat, and cook, turning once, until crisp and fat is rendered, about 10 minutes. Transfer bacon to a plate, …

Grilling

Cedar Plank Salmon

<b>Preface</b><p>The rich and tasty seafood delight Cedar Plank Salmon is a highly appreciated grilling experience, a once must try!<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 cedar plank (6 …

Seafood

Green Machine: Brussels Sprout Chips with Arugula Pesto Dip

Guess what everyone – next Monday, April 22nd, is Earth Day! It’s a perfect time for all of us to try and go a little more green. Whether it’s by switching out your plastic bottles for a reusable water bottle or taking public transportation, every small step counts. Of course, this includes cooking …

Bacon Guacamole Deviled Eggs

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>15 minutes<p><b>Total Time</b>:<p>15 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 6<p>Deviled eggs never had it so good stuffed with bacon guacamole!<p>ingredients<p>6 eggs, boiled, cooled, …

Scallop Skewers with Herb Oil

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon minced flat-leaf parsley<p>1 tablespoon minced fresh chervil<p>1 tablespoon minced fresh chives<p>1 tablespoon minced fresh tarragon<p>1 garlic clove, minced<p>1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 teaspoons fennel seeds<p>…

Secrets of the Grill: Corn

With its sweet flavor, just-picked summer corn is sublime on its own. But grilling—either in the husk or shucked—gives the kernels a nutty taste that …

Cooking

Butterscotch Pots de Crème

butterscotch custards and flans portland love<p>March 13, 2013<p>My senior year of college, my friends and I decided that we had had enough of Portland's …

Strawberry Basil Lemonade

<i>In Cooking from Every Angle, we hear from our fearless leaders: Food52 co-founders Amanda & Merrill.</i><p><i>Inspired by her favorite neighborhood cafe, Merrill mixes up a refreshing Strawberry Basil Lemonade that's bright in both flavor and color.</i><p>I owe Michael Hoffman big time. He introduced me to Gather …

Lemonade

Grilled Avocado Salad with Green Goddess Dressing Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p><b>Dressing:</b><p>1 ripe Hass avocado, pitted and peeled<br>• 1 Tbsp. chopped basil<br>• 1 Tbsp. chopped parsley<br>• 2 tsp. chopped tarragon<br>• 1 tsp. chopped …

Pesto Grilled Shrimp

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Marinate Time</b>:<p>20 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>40 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 4<p>Light fresh and summery basil pesto marinated grilled …

Summer Tofu Bibimbap

<b>SUMMER TOFU BIBIMBAP</b> <b><br>W/ BARLEY</b><p>Well, its finally here - my first international trip of the summer begins tomorrow. No, I'm not going anywhere near …

All-Natural, All-American Rocket Pops

<i>Every Friday, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: The easiest way to feel like a kid on the Fourth of July? Make Rocket Pops at home with this recipe from Ashley of Edible Perspective.</i><p>Growing up, Rocket Pops were my …

Coconut

Roasted Carrots with Carrot-Top Pesto

8 Servings<p>This pesto is an inventive way to use every part of the vegetable. The tender tops are fresh and clean-tasting and mimic the flavor of the carrot itself.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 pounds small carrots with tops (any color)<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>1 …

Pan-Roasted Salmon with Collards and Radish Raita

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Serve the salmon with raita, which gets a peppery twist from the addition of grated daikon radish.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 ounces daikon (Japanese white radish) or white turnip, peeled, shredded (about ½ cup)<p>¼ English hothouse cucumber, grated (about …

National French Fry Day: Celebrate with 13 recipes for stuff to dip your fries in

It's National French Fry Day. Unlike other food holidays that have no business being holidays - think National Salad Month (May) or National Turkey Neck Soup Day (March 31) - French fries deserve an entire year's celebration. Have you ever met anyone who really didn't like a good French fry?<p>Test …

Cooking

Confessions of a Culinary Student: Breading for the Perfect Fried Crust

<b>Curious about cooking? High-pressure culinary school requires a lot of time and money. We asked present and former culinary students for their No. 1</b> …

Vegetable Tian

While browsing through Facebook on a lazy Sunday morning, I recently came across a mouth-watering recipe for <i>Vegetable Tian.</i><p>Sign up for my email …

Eggplant and Lentil Fritters

Who doesn't love a plate of sliders? The ingenious child of a burger, the faithful companion for game night.<p>But given that I don't eat pork or beef, my choice in sliders has been rather limited -- not to mention disappointing. Save those few rare-to-find places that would serve chicken, there are …

Eggplant

For Lunch Tomorrow, Make More Today

<i>Every week we take a peek inside the lunches of the luckiest kids in Brooklyn. Read on, suppress your jealousy, and get a little brown bag inspiration.</i><p>Sometimes, when I'm busy, like this week (er, every week), I turn to one of the world's best cooking methods: boiling. If I have a bunch of …

Cooking

8 Savory Applications for Fresh Mint

Fresh spearmint is a refreshing addition to drinks like Mojitos and iced tea, but it also brightens an international array of savory dishes. Try …

Whitefish