Gina Contreras

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11:11 – The Numbers For Planetary Shift | Spirit Science

I’ll bet that if I asked publicly how many people saw 11:11 regularly, we’d probably see a huge sea of hands popping up all over the place. Its …

Warm and Cozy Desserts

As the air outside turns brisk, heat things up inside with sumptuous, soul-soothing treats that go from oven to table without much waiting!

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, …

Stay Hydrated with 30 Fruity and Fizzy Summer Drink Recipes

These cocktails—and virgin drinks—show off the best flavors of summer<p><b>It's summer; you need to hydrate!</b> These fresh, fruity drinks are just the ticket. From frosé to a citrusy Paloma to pitchers of non-alcoholic aguas frescas, we've got you covered. If you added a tiny umbrella, no one would …

5 Clever, Easy Twists on Caprese Salad

We're reinventing the classic caprese salad with 4 new innovations, from cantaloupe and scamorza to burrata and peach<p><b>Done right, the caprese salad's timeless combination</b> of tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and basil is more than the sum of its parts. That's why every component counts: You must seek out …

Grilling

19 Recipes That Taste Better Thanks to Feta

From fruit salad to eggs, here are 19 dishes that taste great with feta cheese.<p><b>We love adding cheese to</b><p>someall savory dishes we cook. But there's something special about feta. Its briny goodness adds a bracing-in-a-good-way salty taste to everything from fruit salad to eggs. Here are 19 dishes that …

Recipes

Which Type of Wood Should You Use for Smoking Meat?

All wood is not created equal when it comes to smoking meat. That being said, don't overthink it.<p>Call it an inflammatory statement, but when your barbecuing friends put on airs like Eastern mystics as they rhapsodize about the woods they use to smoke with, <b>you have our permission to call them out</b> …

Buffalo Chickpea Pitas With Ranch | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Notes<p>~Vegannaise in the purple jar is a good choice! Just try not to use too thin a mayo or the dressing will be runny.<p>~Chop the herbs as finely as …

What Do I Do With .... Turmeric?

2<p>SHARES<p>The inevitable has visited our home this week: the winter cold. Instead of reaching for over-the-counter remedies to combat the symptoms and …

How to Meal Prep for the Week

1.7K<p>SHARES<p>Eating a whole foods, plant-based diet is one of the greatest things you can do for your body. It can lower your risk of heart disease, …

Nutrition IQ: What to Eat for Beautiful Skin

3<p>SHARES<p>What you put into your body is as important as what you put on it. Whether you’re interested in clearing acne, preventing premature aging, or …

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes Recipe

Tip<p>When Is New Year's Eve?<p>New Year's Eve is on Dec. 31. This year, New Year's Eve falls on a Sunday.<p>Read More<p>1 of 8<p>Tip<p>What Is New Year's Eve?<p>New …

New Year's Eve

6 Cakes, Pancakes and Donuts for Celebrating Mardi Gras

Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent, the period of fasting and prayer that preceeds Easter in many Christian traditions. It is also known as Fat …

Banana Eggnog Pancakes | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

~ Don’t use an electric mixer for the batter. Overmixed pancakes tend to result in a dense pancake. I use a dinner fork to get everything mixed.<p>~ You …

Speculoos

Speculoos are thin, crunchy, golden brown cookies that are traditionally baked and served around Christmas in much of Europe. The brown color comes …

Jalapeño-Orange Cranberry Sauce or Salsa

I’ve learned over the years not to tamper with a family favorite recipe if I want our daughter to eat it. She wants her lasagna to taste like lasagna</i> …

Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …

Pretzel Turtles

First of all, in case you didn’t know, mini pretzels are sweeping the nation. No, really—they are! All you need to do is Google “Pretzel Treats” and …

From-Scratch Holiday Gift Idea: 2 Salty Sweet Candies + Ingredients to Make More

<i>How to give the most memorable holiday food gifts this year? Double down on good food and useful, beautiful products to go with them.</i><p><i>First up: 2 treats for the salty sweets fiend -- plus the ingredients to keep making more.</i><p>The challenge, thrown down by Food52er AntoniaJames: Pair Food52 recipes …

Graham Cracker Figgy Pudding Recipe

This baked pudding is really more like a cake. Rich in diced figs and spices, it gives a hint of fruitcakey-ness, but with a flavor that is far superior. The figs give it a mellow, almost honey-like sweetness, and keep it just moist enough to be slightly sticky, but not so sticky that it sticks to …

White Cheddar, Toasted Almond and Crispy Sage CheeseBall Recipe

Pomegranate Jeweled White Cheddar, Toasted Almond and Crispy Sage Cheeseball. {Video!}<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 4, 2013 212<p>It’s the most wonderful time …

Eggnog Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Old-Fashioned Eggnog<p><b>Yield:</b> 6 (8-ounce) servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>15 minutes<p>A recipe for old-fashioned eggnog – thick, …

5 Links to Read Before Making Holiday Breakfast

<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: 'Tis the season to whip up something special for breakfast.</i><p>Most days, breakfast is something you hastily throw together in a state of morning …

Five Minute Bourbon Balls

This year my Christmas candy wishlist is bigger than ever! It's making a real mess of things in my kitchen, but in the end those dirty dishes are …

Melon-Fresca

Apple Tahini Salad

Zucchini Beanballs

Pumpkin Streusel Muffins