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Genius Idea: Picnic Party
Genius Idea: Picnic Party

I don’t have air conditioning in my New York City apartment—which is a perfectly fine way of… >>

Fun New Food Alert!
Fun New Food Alert!

I’m a very good eater—it comes with my food editor job, or so I tell myself. So whenever… >>

Fun Food: What's Red and Green and Delicious?
Fun Food: What’s Red and Green and Delicious?

My sister texted me a picture of her brunch last weekend—eggs Benedict with tomato and spinach… >>

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Fantastic 4th of July Desserts

To be honest, most of my 4th of July parties involve a lake, a cheap grill, and however many hot… >>

Enjoy the Conventions? Then You'll Love These Chocolates!
Enjoy the Conventions? Then You’ll Love These Chocolates!

There were so many proclamations of love at the conventions the past few weeks it felt like… >>

Eating Well with Nora Ephron
Eating Well with Nora Ephron

Nora Ephron, the "writer and filmmaker with a genius for humor," inspired an incredible… >>

Eating Vegan Is Easy When Dessert Is This Amazing
Eating Vegan Is Easy When Dessert Is This Amazing

File under: Yes, Please. This mouthwatering recipe from a new book, Vegan Secret Supper by… >>

Eat, Drink and Be Scottish: It's Time to Celebrate Robert Burns's Birthday
Eat, Drink and Be Scottish: It’s Time to Celebrate Robert Burns’s Birthday

© iStockphoto/Thinkstock For someone who spent countless hours studying Robert Burns, the… >>

Easy Recipe: Cake in a Mug
Easy Recipe: Cake in a Mug

Have you ever craved dessert—cake, cookies, ice cream, anything—only to realize you have… >>

Drool Over This: Nigella Lawson's Chocolate Pasta with Pecans and Caramel
Drool Over This: Nigella Lawson’s Chocolate Pasta with Pecans and Caramel

Image courtesy of author Since I spend a lot of time perusing cookbooks, I'm used to seeing… >>

Dessert Meets Grill
Dessert Meets Grill

Summer is now in full swing, and the Fourth of July is right around the corner. That means one very… >>

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Dig in: A Satisfying History of American Food

Just in time for our nation's most foodie holiday, the Smithsonian's National Museum of American… >>

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Delicious Reads: The Best Cookbooks of 2012

Year-end lists make great gift guides, and I'm partial to the cookbook roundups that feature the… >>

Chocolate Chip Cookies, Meet Grilled Cheese
Chocolate Chip Cookies, Meet Grilled Cheese

Is it dinner? Is it dessert? It is genius? Or gross? When you combine two all-time favorite comfort… >>

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Celebrating Julia Child

Julia Child has been an inspiration to many—myself included—and has influenced the way we cook… >>

20+ Fast Recipe Ideas for Thanksgiving Leftovers

Sick of endless turkey sandwiches? You’ll love these fast, fun, easy Thanksgiving recipes for… >>

6 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know About Andrew Zimmern

Bizarre Foods host Andrew Zimmern opens up about his food politics philosophy, his thoughts on… >>

Beyond Corned Beef: Irish Meals to Make Year Round
Beyond Corned Beef: Irish Meals to Make Year Round

Don't let St. Patrick's Day be the only time you enjoy the delights of Irish food! With a little… >>

Beyond Cookies: It's Girl Scout <i>Candy</i> Time
Beyond Cookies: It’s Girl Scout Candy Time

The Girl Scouts sell cookies that lure us with their nostalgia and limited-time-only appeal. Just… >>

Beyond Breakfast: Inspired Greek Yogurt Recipes
Beyond Breakfast: Inspired Greek Yogurt Recipes

When Greek yogurt first entered my life, I’d top a bowl with figs and walnuts, drizzle honey on… >>