Staraya Robinson

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Avocado Chimichurri Bruschetta

A few weeks ago, I had lunch at Border Grill. All of the food was fantastic, but one of the most memorable dishes was an avocado chimichurri that was …

Brothy Chinese Noodles Recipe

By: Nikki<p>I've been making this dish for about 3 years now, and it's one of my favorite things to make in the winter-time. The first time I made it, I …

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Savory Corn Pudding Recipe

By: EatingWell User<p>Delicious comfort food I've made this twice now, and it's great. The vanilla enhances the corn taste (the second time I didn't …

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Turkey-Spinach Sliders

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>To keep these Turkey-Spinach Sliders juicy, don't pack the meat too tightly.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 bunch flat-leaf spinach, thick stems removed, leaves chopped (about 4 cups)<p>4 scallions, thinly sliced<p>1 garlic clove, finely chopped<p>1 pound ground …

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Salmon BLT Stacks with Lemon Caper Vinaigrette

Thursday, August 15, 2013<p>I seriously considered naming this post "Bacon & Stuff."<p>I mean, come on. There is no question as to the MVP of this line up. …

Warm Farro and Mustard Green Salad with Maple

<b>Author Notes:</b> This salad contains a perfect balance of sweet and salty. Enjoy it as a meal, or serve it as a side.<p>Tip: If possible, soak the farro for a few hours to speed up the cooking process, then drain before you cook it. —Nicole Franzen<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> WHO: Nicole Franzen is a food and …

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Thai Beef with Basil

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>Basil is wilted like a leafy green in this thai beef stir fry recipe, then added raw at the end for a double dose of its aromatic flavor.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>6 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>2 red chiles, thinly …

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How to Quit Sugar

I know two things for sure about sugar. One is that it is toxic (I'm not being hyperbolic -- that's really the word health experts are using these days), and two is that I love it and need it after every meal (until recently, anyway). My parents, both of whom are certified holistic health coaches, …

Turkey breast cooked in the crock pot with lots of mushrooms and carrots is then stirred into a creamy sauce in this Slow-Cooker Turkey Stroganoff http://ow.ly/pg1fF

kale salad with pecorino and walnuts

As someone who has said things like “the world would be a better place if we could all stop pretending that kale tastes good” (on p. 67, in fact) and …

You're Gonna Love These Maple Chipotle Sweet Potatoes

Now THIS is how sweet potatoes are meant to be cooked...<p>The usual sugary marshmallow topping tends to overwhelm this naturally sweet root veggie, but a hint of spice brings out its savory side. In addition to helping the sweet potatoes caramelize in the oven, the oil adds a touch of fat that your …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Italian Sausage Soup with Green Pepper, Chickpeas, and Pesto - Kalyn's Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Kalyn Denny <i>on</i> January 2, 2014<p><i>This easy Italian Sausage Soup with Chickpeas, Green Pepper, and Pesto cooks on top of the stove in less than</i> …

Yoga Therapy: Why Doctors Are Prescribing The Ancient Practice

<i>This type of yoga can have surprising physical and mental health benefits.</i><p>By Laura Hilgers<p>In 2011, Jacquelyn Jackson had the most traumatizing year of her life. On a beautiful morning in Tucson, she was just 25 feet away when her former boss, Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, and 18 others were …

How Yoga And Meditation Can Supercharge Your Health

With the benefits of holistic health and mindfulness practices finally starting to be recognized by mainstream medical institutions across the country, it's only fitting that the first major symposium on yoga and medicine is taking place this weekend in the nation's capital.<p>In conjunction with the …

5 Ways the West Is Improving Yoga (And the World)

Just like the sun, which rises in the east but sets in the west, yoga's home is right here in the US of A. Here are five ways the West has improved yoga.<p><b>1. Saving "asana" yoga.</b><p>What you perceive as yoga, the physical act of passing through vinyasas, is actually only a marginal subset of the ancient …

Pomegranate Roasted Carrots

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: Take carrots back -- this is the first step.</i><p>In a fit of hunger, I have never opened the fridge …

Apricot-Chile Glazed Salmon Recipe

By: EatingWell User<p>way too much chile powder. Overpowered the salmon. My family asked me not to make this again. I think I will try again, but maybe …

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Vegetable Fried Rice Recipe

By: terridigby<p>I would add the red bell pepper to the skillet at the same time as the asparagus. Otherwise delicious. Used Sriracha hot chili …

thai vegetable and smoky eggplant salad

I blame the ubiquitous sandwich shop offering for vegetarians, “roasted fall vegetable wrap, coated with gobs of salad oil and not a droplet of …

Recipe: Quinoa and Black Bean Salad with Orange-Coriander Dressing

Quinoa and Black Bean Salad with Citrus-Coriander Dressing<p>Serves 4-6<p>1 cup uncooked quinoa (any color), rinsed and drained <br>2 cups water <br>2 large …

Recipe: Couscous With Chickpeas, Fennel, and Citrus

Trim fennel and cut into 1/4-inch thick wedges. Reserve fronds for garnish.<p>Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add …

japanese vegetable pancakes

Last week was not my week in the kitchen, friends. I had great, ambitious designs on a rhubarb meringue tart that would be pink and pretty with a …

Bulgur Pilaf with Roasted Carrots and Parsnips Recipe

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

6 Green Juice Detox Recipes That Don't Taste Like Grass

Because sometimes (ahem post-holidays ahem) your body needs a reboot.<p>Ah, the holidays. Prime time for indulging in a few extra boozy cocktails and sugar-laden sweets. To counteract that bloated, nauseous week that comes after Christmas and right in time for us to squeeze into NYE dresses, we found …

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