Stacie Hawkins

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Kale Chips with Lemon and Ginger from 'Salty Snacks'

I must confess that I am appalled at the proliferation of mass-produced kale chips. Don't get me wrong, I've eaten more than my fair share of the snack, but there's no reason to pay upwards of $6 for a small bag I'd finish in 5 minutes. In <i>Salty Snacks</i>, <b>Cynthia Nims</b> offers an easy intro to making …

Creamed Kale Crostini

• In a large saucepan of salted boiling water, blanch the kale until just tender, 2 to 3 minutes. Drain, squeeze and let cool slightly, then finely …

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From the Archives: The World's Easiest Doughnuts

You heard right. These are <i>the</i> easiest doughnuts you'll ever make. Perhaps even the easiest dessert. Certainly the dessert with the highest deliciousness to effort ratio. All you do is take some ready-to-bake biscuits, poke a hole in the center, then deep fry them. That's it. I showed my kid sister …

Classic Carrot Cake

Heat oven to 350°. Grease and flour a 9" x 13" baking dish; set aside. In a bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, and …

Homemade Ricotta

Making ricotta at home is simpler than you think; the easy method detailed here produces the sweet, earthy flavor of old-world cheese by combining …

Food

26 Things That Happen When You Don't Eat Gluten Anymore

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Gluten-Free

Stuffed brownies, skillet cookies and more dessert trends - TODAY.com

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9 Bar Cookie Recipes

We love a good cookie. What's even better? When said cookie comes in the shape of a bar and takes half the time and effort -- no scrambling to transfer hot cookies to a cooling rack, no messy portitioning of subsequent batches, no devastating cookie pangaea. It's a one-and-done, no-fuss …

Dessert

How to Make Yourself Work When You Just Don’t Want To

There’s that project you’ve left on the backburner – the one with the deadline that’s growing uncomfortably near. And there’s the client whose phone call you really should return – the one that does nothing but complain and eat up your valuable time. Wait, weren’t you going to try to go to the gym …

Vegan Chipotle Sweet Potato Burger

This is another entry in our vague, occasional series of really easy and delicious veggie burgers. The truth is, if you add equal parts of …

Gluten-Free Dutch Apple Pancake Recipe

Any combination of whole grain gluten-free flours works in this recipe. (Total should equal 2/3 cup.) Some flour combinations absorb more liquid than others. For the batter, start with the recommended four tablespoons of milk. If the batter seems thick, add more milk, one tablespoon at a time. …

Hot and Spicy Gluten-free Indian Dumplings for Valentine's Day

Vegetarian. Gluten free. Meatless. Curry. Flavor. Mmmm... There, I can end the blog post right there... but I wont, because I need to share my journey as a chef, and why this particular recipe is so close to my heart.<p>Indian Gluten Free Dumplings<p>There are some dishes that can transport me back to my …

Food & Dining

12 Ways You'll Actually Enjoy Eating More Greens In 2014

With a spoonful of pancetta, the medicine goes down.

Food

Healthy Breakfast: Black Rice Porridge

I always feel like eating a nutritious breakfast sets me down the right road for making smart food choices throughout the day. We have a few staples …