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30 *Insanely* Healthy Recipes That Are Delicious

With work, school, and a social life, eating healthy is H A R D. After a long day, you just want a filling meal that won’t make you look full. We get it. Luckily for you, it’s now easier than ever to eat healthy. Read on for 30 light and healthy meals that will help you feel good inside and out.<p><b>1.</b></b> …

5 Killer Color Palettes To Try if You Love Blue

(Image credit: Consort)<p>Blue is undoubtedly one of the most popular colors in home decor. Navy blue, cornflower blue, cobalt blue...hues of the …

Home Decorating

Grilled Chicken Recipes

• Memorial Day• <b><br>Grilled Chicken Recipes</b><p>From a rotisserie-style whole bird to wings galore, we've got the right chicken recipe for you.<p>Grilled Chicken Grilled Lemon-Garlic Chicken and Tomato Kebabs With Basil ChimichurriChicken in a powerful marinade, ready to eat in record time.<p>Chicken Thai-Style …

Skewer This: 16 Kickass Kebabs for Your Cookout

I love putting kebabs on the menu when I'm planning a cookout—they're infinitely variable, easy to prep ahead of time, quick to cook, and pre-portioned for easy serving. We've got plenty of recipes to make sure all your guests are happy, from Thai- and Balinese-style chicken satay to pork kebabs …

Romantic Roast Chicken Dinner for Two

Show off your cooking skills for that special someone!<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>Servings: 2<p>1 sheet puff pastry<p>½ pound bacon<p>½ pound green beans, trimmed<p>1 egg, beaten<p>Salt<p>Pepper<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Preheat the oven to 400˚F/200˚C.<p>2. Cut one sheet of puff pastry into long ½ inch wide strips and set aside.<p>3. Cut strips of …

Baking

Tuscan Ribollita With Summer Vegetables Recipe

Every summer we find ourselves with more vegetables than we know what to do with. The solution? An Italian soup called <i>ribollita</i>. Actually, it's an Italian stew. Or actually, an Italian pancake. It's all three of those things, depending on how long you cook it.<p>For a heartier winter version, try out …

This Cheap Chicken Salad Sandwich Is a Rent Week Legend

Get some potato chips involved in your chicken salad sandwich<p>I have a deep love for chicken salad sandwiches. Ever since seven year-old me took a bite of one in a Philadelphia diner, that sandwich has brought me nothing but happiness. Now, as a 24 year-old with a job in food media, I owe it to the …

Healthy Eating

This Party-Ready BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad Is Wilt-Proof

Slice the chicken crosswise into 1/2-inch-wide strips. Place in a medium bowl, add 1/3 cup of the barbecue sauce, and toss until the chicken is fully …

BBQ

A chemist says most people overlook a huge factor when brewing coffee

Tom Smith Photography<p>Christopher H. Hendon, a postdoctoral fellow in chemistry at MIT, was sitting in a coffee shop near his graduate school in the …

Coffee

47 Comfort Foods for Cold Nights, Broken Hearts, and Tuesdays

The coziest recipes for long underwear season.<p>When you're fending off subzero temps, the only thing that helps is long underwear. Okay, and lots and lots of comfort food. Heavy, cheesy, meat-y, bread-y: This is not the time to pretend like you want to eat a salad. You don't.

Cooking

10 'French Fry' Recipes That Aren't Super-Bad for You

Aside from maybe having a slumber party with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, there is little in life that can compare with French fries. But before you run out to the nearest Mickey D's, consider these ten healthier alternatives.<p><b>Zucchini "Fries"</b><p>Crispy, salty and delicious. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Baked Sweet</b> …

Lemon Basil Shrimp Risotto

I wanted to share another one of the recipes I made with some of the roughly five trillion pounds of leftover gigantic shrimp from our Fourth of July …

Homemade Vanilla Bean, Blackberry, Cinnamon Brown Sugar and Almond Coffee Syrups

<b>my favorite coldbrew coffee</b><br>First things first: coarsely grind the coffee beans! Yeah, this is annoying. For a year I’d try to make coldbrew coffee …

9 Ways to Turn Hardboiled Eggs into Dinner

It's been said before, but we're saying it again: Hard boiled eggs are one of the simplest and most filling foods when we're on-the-go. Boil half-a-dozen on Sunday, and you have breakfast all week, a late afternoon snack when your salad lunch doesn't cut it, and the perfect filler for a …

Eggs

Salisbury Steak Meatballs

This is a very special recipe for two important reasons: One, it’s delicious, hearty, and comforting. Noodles. Meatballs. No brainer!<p>Two, I developed …

Baked Cauliflower Wings with Black and Bleu Dressing

Wings: we love 'em. Problem is, they're usually chicken. Coming up with a suitable non-processed substitute has been tough, to say the least. Today, …

Taco Salad with Cumin-Spiced Mushroom Meat

Growing up, one of my favorite nights of the week was when my mom would get out the big soup pot, fill it with peanut oil, and fry up a bunch of …

Dinner Tonight: Extra Tender Meatballs + Twice Baked Potatoes and Kale

Just like an Ikea trip wouldn't be the same without a pit stop at the cafeteria for some Swedish meatballs, the end of January wouldn't be complete without a no-nonsense, unapologetic meal of meat and potatoes.<p>This meal isn't light, but it won't put you in a food coma, either. Your greens are snuck …

Gruyere

5 Links to Read Before Making Stir-Fry

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Grab your wok -- we're stir-frying tonight.</i><p>When you get home from a long day of work, you're probably more likely to reach for your phone than your …

Cooking

Top 10 Vegetarian Mexican Recipes

(I’ll get to the recipes in a minute.) Cookie got hurt this weekend. My worst fear about moving to this house came true when she raced out of my new …

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diy project: erik’s recycled wine bottle torch

this clever outdoor diy idea comes from erik anderson of gerardot & co.- a creative branding and design agency in indianapolis. erik was kind enough …

Pretty Bathroom Jars

I'm in love with the new shower curtain I bought for my kids bathroom. (target) The colors and design are just too fun. I decided to ...

Your Entryway Needs this DIY Calendar Work Station

Image Courtesy Chelsey Andrews<p>In just a few short weeks the official start to fall will be here. That means school starting, less vacation, and less …

13 Virtuous Vegetable Soups

It's January, and we're thinking you have vegetables on the mind. And while we love a good kale salad or virtuous slaw or pile of roasted vegetables, sometimes we need our vegetables in bowl-form, piping hot, and eaten, curled up, with a spoon. Here are 13 soups we loved last year and are perfect …

Food Preservation

Too Many Cooks: Our Favorite Dishes of 2013

<i>You'll be hearing from the staff at Food52 in Too Many Cooks, our group column in which we pool our answers to questions about food, cooking, life, and more.</i><p>2013 was a good year. We worked hard, we aimed high, we cooked our socks off, and we ate well. Really well. So, naturally, we've rounded up …

Cooking

Couscous With Roasted Butternut Squash, Apple, and Chorizo Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 medium butternut squash, peeled, end trimmed, seeds removed, flesh chopped4 tablespoons olive oil, divided2 tart apples, cored, cut into 1/2-inch cubes4 ounces chorizo, chopped into 1/2-inch cubes1 cup Israeli couscous2 cups low-sodium chicken broth1 tablespoon …

9 Clever Recipe Ideas for Kale | Stonesoup

First things first. I just want to wish you a very Happy New Year! I hope you have some exciting things planned.<p>I have a heap of projects I’m super …

Our Guide to Freezer-Friendly Foods

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Let's revisit last year's guide to freezer-friendly foods -- because we know you're stocking up for winter, yet again.</i><p>Much like attics, freezers are …

Kitchens

Roasted Carrot and Potato, Lentils and Miso Parsley Sauce

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 15 mins<br>• Cook Time: 35 mins<br>• Total Time: 50 minutes<br>• Yield: 4 to 6<br>• Category: Entree<p>★★★★★<p>5 from 9 reviews<p>Roasted carrots …