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5 Essential Vegetarian Slow Cooker Soups to Know by Heart

The slow cooker is the workhorse of my kitchen, and it is used so often that it holds a permanent place on the kitchen counter. Although this humble …

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Chicken and Rice Soup Is a Lesson in Thrifty Cooking

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Canned chicken noodle soup was the meal my mom warmed up for us on sick days while she balanced getting us well (read: …

10 Popular Cauliflower Recipes to Make Right Now

One of the coolest things about being an adult (I use that term loosely) is to see foods that used to take a backseat to other showstoppers finally …

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5 of the best exercises to do with your kids

They add a whole new dimension to your workout<p>We all know that <b>parenting is a full-time job</b> and that even a few minutes' worth of 'me time' can be …

Android Circuit: Samsung's Powerful Galaxy Update, Microsoft's Next Android Step, Motorola's Number One Smartphone

Taking a look back at the week in news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit highlights a number of stories including the new Galaxy S5 Plus, the ‘number one’ Moto G, US Government approves Samsung’s Knox, Microsoft’s Android Launcher, Nokia’s HERE Maps in a wide-ranging beta …

Diwali recipe: grilled chickpea seekh kebab wraps

Diwali, the biggest celebration in the Indian calendar, is here. Anjum Anand shares a traditional vegetarian recipe to celebrate<p>Normally seekh kebabs are made with lamb mince cooked on skewers and served as they are or wrapped in thin flatbreads with some crunchy bits. This protein packed version …

Nigel Slater's aubergine and mozzarella recipe

The recipe<p>Wipe a large aubergine, or two small ones, remove and discard the stalks then slice into rounds, roughly a centimetre thick. Heat the grill, place the aubergine slices in a single layer on a baking sheet. Blitz 15g of basil leaves and stalks with eight tablespoons of olive oil to a vivid …

A Zingy Base for All Summer Drinks, Alcoholic and Virgin

The best summer pitcher drinks—alcoholic and virgin—are based on a zingy lemon-ginger brew concocted by our food & features editor Carla Lalli Music<p><b>No, it’s not green juice. It’s Lemon-Ginger Brew</b>, a creation of food and features editor <b>Carla Lalli Music</b>. To make it, she simmers ginger in water to …

6 Common Burger Cooking Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

We love burgers—but from choosing the wrong meat to overloading on the condiments, are you making any of these common cooking mistakes?<p>Is there anything better than the classic simplicity of a burger fresh off the grill? A good burger—juicy, flavorful, and with just the right fixin's—is summer …

Cook Like a Pro: 11 Ways to Make a Restaurant-Quality Meal at Home

Ever wonder how restaurants bring that extra oomph to every dish? We asked the country's best chefs to spill their secrets. Your home cooking will never be the same again<p><b>Burnt Citrus:</b> For cocktails, char thin slices, then muddle (and garnish) as normal.• <b><br>Toasted Barley Risotto with Spinach and Herb</b> …

Roman-Style Pizza with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes and Cheese

4 to 6 Servings<p>Active Time: 2 min<p>vegetarian food, italian food, kid-friendly recipes, pizza recipes, main course, dinner, lunch, first course, roman food, tomato recipes, dough recipes, yeast recipes, dinner party food, family reunion food, cheese recipes, parmesan recipes, mozzarella recipes, …

5 Warming Stew Recipes from Around the World

Wintry stews packed with flavors from around the world will heat up the coldest of nights.<p>There’s a lot to love about stew. You do work on the front and back ends, but mostly the pot just simmers on the stove, making your house smell good. The result is a warm, comforting dinner—the perfect winter …

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