A Late Summer Blueberry Peach Cobbler Recipe

There are so many great dessert recipes that utilize Summer fruit, but I think homemade cobbler is my absolute favorite. What can be better than sweet cinnamon-scented fruit covered in a buttery, cookie-like topping? Give this Blueberry Peach Cobbler recipe a try this weekend and get baking! What You'll Need: (Serves 6-8) For the Fruit:... read more

How to Effortlessly Entertain Vegetarian Style

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If you're not of the vegetarian persuasion and still haven't hopped on the Meatless Mondays wagon, cooking a meat-free meal for a friend or guest might throw you for a loop. But don't feel as though you have to start keeping an emergency block of tofu in the fridge for those impromptu occasions. A few simple ingredients, ones... read more

Learn how to make Ice Cream (without a machine!)

This low-tech, no churn method for making homemade Ice Cream is a serious game changer. Making ice cream at home has never been easier! What You'll Need: (Makes 1 pint) 1 14 ounce can of sweetened condensed milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups of cold heavy cream Step 1: Pour... read more

The Basics of Making Preserves at Home

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From fermenting to container gardening and everything in between, homegrown and from-scratch foods are back in a big way. And with fall just around the corner (sorry to be the bearers of bad news) there's no better time to get in on a little preserve-making action than now. While the process might seem a little... read more

Classic Chicken Piccata Recipe

Chicken Piccata is a classic Italian dish made with thin pieces of chicken breast doused in a tart, buttery sauce made with lemon juice and capers. This deliciously simple dish can be prepared in under 30 minutes; it can be enjoyed as a casual, fuss-free, weeknight dinner, but can also be served at... read more

10 Host Gifts for Foodies and Entertainers

Host gifts are one of those things aren't always necessary, but definitely appreciated, especially when you plan on staying at said host's home for a few days. Bottles of wine are standard fare these days and while thoughtful, are somewhat lacking in the imagination department. If your host is a diehard foodie or loves to entertain,... read more

Mixed Berry Crumble Recipe

These individual Mixed Berry Crumbles are the perfect summer-time dessert. Made with a medley of sweet summer berries and topped with a crumbly oat topping; these crumbles take under an hour to prepare and make your home smell yummy! What You'll Need:  (Serves 4) For the Berry Filling: 3 cups mixed berries (if... read more

The Easiest Vegetables to Grow Indoors

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There's nothing quite like freshly picked produce and between the growing popularity of community gardens, farmers' markets and CSAs (Community Supported Agriculture), it would seem that many people across the country agree. The benefits of local, seasonal, farm-fresh foods are easy to see — they not only taste better, but their purchase helps to strengthen and... read more

Heavenly Turkey Burger Recipe

Lean Turkey Burgers are a great healthy alternative to the all-beef burger. For this winning recipe we added caramelized onions, baby bella mushrooms, and swiss cheese to lean turkey meat -- it's sure to be a new family favorite! What You'll Need: (Makes 4 burgers) 2 teaspoons olive oil, divided 1 yellow onion,... read more

7 Ways to Meet New People Through Food

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Whether you're new in town and in the market for a few local buds or are just looking for a few new ways to expand your social circle, it's time to put those typical, potential meeting places to rest and let your taste buds be your guide. Not only will it make your friend-finding adventure... read more