My Recipes Addiction

By Sue Waters | The recipes and techniques I research as I work on improving my cooking skills

Do This For The Fastest, Crispiest, Juiciest Turkey Ever

Here’s how to make a Thanksgiving turkey that boasts the crispiest skin and juiciest meat, and cooks in a fraction of the time it normally takes to …

The Big Protein Mistake You're Making

You know you have to get plenty of protein—but are you thinking about when you're eating it?<p>Protein is one of the building blocks of a healthy diet, …

Nutrition

Apple & Oat Crumble

A little under two months ago, just before I headed off to my epic journey of highs and lows, I happened to be busily walking through the city trying …

23 Genius Hacks That Will Change How You Eat Breakfast

For a better breakfast, brunch, and brinner.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p>1. Get all of that cereal dust crap out of your bowl by using a strainer.<p>You’ll have a way crunchier experience. Read …

Beverages

The Beginners Guide to Portion Sizes

Do you ever go out to eat or grab a quick snack at the store only to find out that the snack bag or chicken salad was actually three servings not …

Healthy Eating

8 Easy And Creative Ways To Add More Protein To Your Salads

When prepared deliciously, salads are the best. They’re often loaded with fibrous veggies and packed with other nutrients, while being totally low in …

Healthy Eating

50 Slaw Recipes : Recipes and Cooking

1. <b>Classic:</b> Whisk 3/4 cup mayonnaise, 1/4 cup sour cream, 3 tablespoons cider vinegar, 1 teaspoon sugar and 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt. Toss with 1/2 …

7 Quick Recipes Using Hard-Boiled Eggs

Think hard-boiled eggs are boring? Think again — from grab-n-go breakfasts and party appetizers to protein-packed lunches, these seven easy …

Healthy Eating

10 Breakfasts Under 350 Calories To Try This Summer

Summer breakfasts should be healthy, convenient,and — most importantly — refreshing! Sneak fresh, crisp fruits and veggies into your A.M. meals with …

Healthy Eating

5 Ways to Try the Veggie Noodle Trend

Vegetarian Food

Balsamic Bacon Brussels Sprouts

Sweet, caramelized Brussels sprouts cooked with crisp pan-fried bacon and tossed in a balsamic glaze? Yes, please! If you have not yet hopped onto …

Healthy Eating

Choose MyPlate

7 hours<p>ChooseMyPlate.gov<p>@MyPlate<p>ALABAMA & KENTUCKY! Use local chicken & fresh food from your state to fill your plate! #MyPlateMyState #PoultryDay<p>1 …

Nutrition

Singapore Chilli Crab with Steamed Buns

<i>Chilli Crabs</i><p>5 blue swimmer crabs<p>2 brown onions, roughly chopped<p>4-8 red chillies, chopped<p>125 ml vegetable oil<p>3 tsp shrimp paste (belacan)<p>250 ml tomato …

Shakshuka - Recipe for Delicious Middle Eastern Egg Dish

Heat a deep, large skillet or sauté pan on medium. Slowly warm olive oil in the pan. Add chopped onion, sauté for a few minutes until the onion …

Oh sweet jaffle! Easy peasy apple pies

If you’ve been reading this blog for a little while, you might know that I’ve been off dairy since having Luella… because she gets VERY cranky when I …

Dessert

Jaffles: 10 gourmet recipes to try camping or at home

Who doesn’t love a jaffle?<br>Or do you call them toasties or pie irons?<br>It just might be one of the <i>easiest meals</i> for camping. Of course, for the non …

Hot Apple Pie Jaffle Recipe

<b>1.</b><p>Preheat jaffle maker until green light switches on.<p><b>2.</b><p>Cut each pastry square into 4 equal squares and set aside to thaw.<p><b>3.</b><p>Mix together the pie …

Baking

12 decadent jaffle recipes that'll blow your mind

From savoury to sweet, experimenting with jaffles has never been so much fun!

Dessert

Recipe: Asian Pickled Cabbage

<b>Asian Pickled Cabbage</b><p>Serves 2 - 4 (recipe can be easily doubled)<p>1 large head napa cabbage<br>1 large carrot<br>2 - 4 red chili peppers<br>1 cup rice wine …

Cooking

Nigella's Three-Course Dinner - Crab and Avocado Salad

Ingredients<p>30ml mirin<p>1/2 tsp wasabi paste<p>1 1/2 tsp rice vinegar<p>2 drops sesame oil<p>1/2 tsp salt<p>1 long red chili<p>200g crab meat<p>1 tsp lime juice, or to …

Nigella's Three-Course Dinner - Lamb Leg with Sides

Method<p>Preheat oven to 190C. Place two roasting pans in the oven to preheat.<p>Roast Garlic Yoghurt Sauce<p>To make the Roast Garlic Yoghurt Sauce, place …

Tips for the Best Grilled Fish Tacos

In coastal Mexico, from the Baja peninsula to the Yucatán, fish tacos are not so much a recipe as an appetizing equation: fish + wrappers + condiments = fish tacos. Consequently, they're infinitely customizable.<p>There's the protein: impeccably fresh fish, minimally or exuberantly seasoned and served …

BBQ

This 25-Minute Sweet and Sour Chicken Is #betterthantakeout

While the super thick batter and radioactive-looking sauce from the sweet and sour chicken you get from most takeout restaurants may still draw us in on occasion (it’s bad but it’s so GOOOOD), we know we can’t eat like that every night. We probably shouldn’t even eat like that every weekend (even …

Brown Sugar

10 Full-Flavored Lettuce Wraps Under 360 Calories

If you think you need a tortilla to create a drool-worthy wrap, think again! We’re ditching the bread and stuffing your favorite fixings into cool, …

Healthy Eating

Egg & Toast Cups

Whether you’re making a fancy brunch appetizer or a no-hassle, one-pan breakfast, Cooking Light’s egg & toast cups are a tasty option ready in under …

Cooking

Oven-Fried Chicken Strips [Video]

Using your oven to “fry” chicken is a great way to satisfy your deep-friend chicken cravings with a lot less fat and calories. Make your baked …

Poultry

How a Classic Roast Chicken Can Feed You All Week

Fitbit

10 Quick & Hearty Wrap Ideas Under 350 Calories

Let’s face it—pretty much everything tastes better wrapped in bread (not to mention the fact that it converts any meal into one that’s portable!). …

Healthy Eating