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Healthy Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

Honey-Sweetened Almond Chocolate Chip Granola Bars<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Total Time: 20 mins<br>• Yield: 14 to 16 bars<br>• Category: Snack<p>★★★★★<p>…

Creamy Vegan Herb Salad Dressing

Consider me an occasional fan of tofu.My parents were early adopters of tofu. Remember back when health food had as much cheese and potatoes as tofu? …

Cheesy Pesto Skillet Pull-Apart Bread

Cheesy Pesto Pull-Apart Bread.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 24, 2014 41<p>I don’t even know what to say about these… little puffs of love?<p>I want to say they are …

Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies

\<br>Pumpkin pie spice is a spice blend made with cinnamon, ginger, cloves and nutmeg. They’re the primary flavoring agents use in pumpkin pie – hence …

Mini Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Chocolate

Strawberries-and-Cream Cheesecake

This dessert is proof that cheesecake can be as unexpected as it is delicious. Thanks to intense oven-roasted strawberries, folded into a blend of tangy mascarpone and cream cheese, this treat will please on every level.

Dessert

Almond Flour Blueberry Scones

A combination of almond and arrowroot flours makes for perfectly dense, crumbly breakfast scones in this easy-to-follow recipe. <b>Slideshow:</b> Brunch …

The Essential Techniques That Every Home Cook Should Know

<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: We're going back to basics with the essential cooking techniques -- think of this as Cooking 101.</i><p>The problem with cooking basics is that people often …

Kitchens

Peanut Butter Cookie Ice Cream

Last month on The Scoop we posed a question: If you could have 25% more of <i>anything</i> in your life, what would it be? People from all across the country …

10 Ways to Use Up Bruised Tomatoes

<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: There is hope for your bruised tomatoes -- they just need a little TLC.</i><p>So you went to the market and bought all the beefsteak tomatoes that your arms …

Tomatoes

17 Life-Changing Cooking Tricks

From the editors at Cosmo.com, these kitchen tricks will make cooking so much easier.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through the gap between the …

14 Summer Desserts from Willow Bird Baking (plus some from other blogs!) - Willow Bird Baking

<i>Thanks, Foodie, for sponsoring this post.</i><p>Thank you so much for filling out my reader survey! If you haven’t yet, you can still do so here. I’m not …

Strawberry Oatmeal Bars Recipe

1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Grease a 9×13 baking pan and set aside.<p>2. In a large bowl, stir together strawberries and 1/3 cup of Truvia Baking …

Bakerella: Nutella Cinnamon Roll Muffins Recipe - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Angie Dudley, a.k.a Bakerella, is the author of the</i> New York Times <i>best-selling book</i> Cake Pops <i>and creator of Bakerella.com. Visit PEOPLE.com on</i> …

Easy Cream Shortcake Biscuits

I eat a lot of strawberries, raspberries and blueberries – not to mention other berries – during the summer when they are at their peak. Shortcakes …

Tangy Strawberry Fools Recipe

The classic British fool, a dessert of fruit and whipped cream, is an ideal warm weather dessert because it's light and balance of sweet and tart fruit flavors. Juicy macerated strawberries, strawberry compote, and tangy yogurt are spooned into this refreshing, light version.<p><b>Why this recipe …

Strawberry Cobbler with Lemon Cream

After teaching 400 middle school students over the course of 7 years, I sometimes compose letters to middle school parents in my head. Especially …

S’mores Mini Cheesecakes

The combination of rich chocolate, gooey marshmallows and crispy graham crackers in s’mores is one of the most delicious food trios out there as far …

Strawberry Banana Bread

Bananas seem to ripen extra-fast during the summer. I use them to make smoothies, popsicles and I even simply pop them into the freezer for later use …

How to Make Choco Tacos at Home

Why limit your taco consumption to breakfast, lunch, and dinner? Because it's Summer Camp Week, we're revisiting how to make tacos for dessert.<p>Here is why I like the Choco Taco:<p>Its name rhymes. (Just like Gabriella’s!)<br>• It’s wildly messy to eat, so it’s a good test: If you have fun with it and laugh …

Dessert

Dinner Tonight: Pan-Roasted Scallops + Grape Leaf Pilaf

On appearance alone, tonight’s dinner could pass as a high-ticket restaurant dish. But in reality, it's nothing more than a pantry meal elevated by a few specialty ingredients. We’re keeping with the season, pairing fresh seafood with a bright, green pilaf inspired by Middle Eastern dolmas. Splurge …

Seafood

Black and White Wedding Cake

I'm not in the business of making wedding cakes, nor do I want to be, but I make exceptions for family and close friends. Clearly, there's a lot of …

Vanilla Cornmeal Crumb Cake with Candied Cherry Tomatoes

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. In a large bowl whisk together the flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder and salt.<p>In a smaller bowl, whisk …

Veggie Cream Cheese Spread

This is a homemade version of the veggie cream cheese spreads you can buy in the grocery store (Philadelphia, to be specific!), and I love its …

Breakfast in Bed with Homemade English Muffins (and Doughnut Muffins, too!)

Breakfast in bed is rarely served at my house, but that's something I'm trying to rectify. I know it's considered best if someone makes it for you, …

Red White and Blue Berry Pudding Pops

Pudding pops were always one of my favorite frozen treats when I was a kid. It wasn’t just the Bill Cosby commercials that made me like them, …