Homemade Green Tortillas With Spinach and Cilantro

These tortillas have some spinach for color and a bit of cilantro. It's just the right amount of surprising flavor. You must try and see for yourself.  ...more

20 Food Blog Trends That Need to Die in 2015

Honestly, people, we don't know why we even bother. We do the very hard work of reading all the blogs and spotting all the hackneyed trends for you, and for what? We've officially lost the war on stripey straws, mason jars, quinoa, and pumpkin spice. ...more

How to Go Vegan in 9 Easy Steps

SURPRISE! The blue-haired hippie is a vegan! Who'd have guessed it, right? There are a number of reasons why people go vegan, which is a post for another day, but in this one I'm going to assume you already have your reasons and are ready to take ...more

Use Extra Christmas Candy to Make These Fudge Recipes

My husband and I rarely eat dessert but if you opened our pantry you'd find yourself facing a whole shelf of candy. We rarely eat it but if we ever get a late-night craving for Skittles, Nerds, jelly beans or Swedish Fish, we're covered. Don't get me ...more

Make These Pepperoni-Garlic Knots on Game Day

These delicious Pepperoni Garlic Knots are loaded with pepperoni, red pepper flakes, garlic, and two different cheeses. Baking them in a cast iron skillet gives them a wonderfully crisp crust‐you've got yourself a winner!...more
It looks easy and amazing... I will try it as following your steps. http://www.fairbuying.com/more

Announcing BlogHer Food '15 and the Call for Ideas

Today we are excited to announce the BlogHer Food '15: Experts Among Us conference! ...more
This will be my first ever BlogHer conference....pretty darn excited!more

Blizzard Fun: Make Snow Ice Cream

Snow ice cream, or snow cream, is super easy to make. Here in New England, as in much of the country, we’re buried under an ever-expanding blanket of fresh snow. One way to keep away cabin fever is to make tasty treats. If you have little ones home from school, they’ll have fun making this with you. You can use other flavors of extract besides vanilla too. Peppermint would work really well. ...more
I agree. there's too many unknowns to be making snow cream this day and age. sad.but it's true.more

Big Game Recipe: Buffalo Chicken Bites

Sunday is the day, guys! The one day a year where I'm 100% completely okay with commercials interrupting my show. The big game itself!...more

Dark Chocolate Espresso Cupcakes

I hope I never run out of ways to put as much chocolate as possible in a cupcake, because… let’s be real here… chocolate makes everything a million times better. And if you follow me on Instagram or know me at all, you have to know that coffee and chocolate are two things I absolutely […] ...more

Chile verde con carne (beef green chili)

Like most people, I grew up eating food cooked in a slow cooker. Whether it was an easy way to have dinner on the table after a long day of work, or a place to park your queso during a party, slow cookers were a large part of my life in Texas. Yet for some reason I never bought my own ....more

The Best Blueberry Muffins Ever

Behold. The perfect blueberry muffin. After weeks of experimentation and tweaking, it's finally here ....more

Taking it One Snow Day At A Time

This past week, the flizzard of all forecasts had my entire family trapped inside the house for an entire day. When I say the entire family, that includes my husband and the incredible amount of detailed work he had to do. I was grateful that we were all together, safe and sound in a warm home. I was even more excited because my husband is the master chef in our home (if it wasn't for him we'd be living on cream cheese and matzo). So, this snow day inspired something that he had never prepared before and it was incredible....more

Raspberry-Covered Devil's Food Cake

I'd like to introduce you to my favorite Devil's Food Cake recipe - or perhaps you've already met. You may recognize it from my cookbook (in a different kind of heart shape) or from this recent post on Food52. It's soft yet substantial and deeply chocolate with a velvety texture ....more

Touring Lilly’s Hummus — Portland, Oregon

Two years ago I was introduced to Lilly’s Hummus and hilarity ensued as we held the first ever “Fuji Bowl”—the game being played by Team Black Bean and Team Roasted Jalapeno. ...more

10 Game Day Favorites

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goodies for game day

I know I'm in the minority (especially, it seems, among women) in that I like caramel much more than chocolate. Making me even more of a freak is the fact that I'll also take white chocolate over its darker cousin any day. Good thing it's never bothered me to be different.read more words! ...more