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Plan and Prep for a Laid-Back Brunch

When crocuses and daffodils start poking up through the dirt in the garden, our minds turn to brunch. Something about the warming weather and the longer days makes us crave a light, leisurely meal with our crew, with lots of hot coffee, fresh juice, good eats, and a minimum of […]

9 of the Tastiest and Best Breakfast Meats

Some of the best breakfast meats may be ones you eat regularly. While others may be ones you’ve never tried or are unaware even are popular. We’ve put together a list of some of the most popular breakfast meats that pack a punch, serving as a good source of protein […]

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Classic Chicken Parmesan

The iconic Italian American dish makes a big impression but requires less work than you might think. After thinning the chicken breasts, create a crispy crust by pan-frying the chicken, then bake with your favorite pasta sauce (homemade or jarred) and cheese.   Hearty and heartwarming, this chicken parm is […]

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6 Comforting Chicken Sausage Recipes

Chicken sausage offers the rich, juicy flavors of traditional pork sausage, but holds a fraction of the salt and fat content, making it a lean yet flavor-packed option. With varieties like sweet Italian sausage and apple sausage, it’s easy to substitute chicken sausage into recipes that call for pork sausage. […]

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Soba Noodles with Chicken, Mushrooms, and Bok Choy

Here’s a simple, healthy weeknight dinner.   Poaching boneless, skinless chicken breasts in a garlicky ginger broth makes a flavorful base for a soup that comes together quickly and has all the elements of an ideal light winter meal: Chicken for protein, broth to warm you up, vegetables for their […]

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11 Cooking Methods You Should Master

Being competent in the kitchen starts with understanding the fundamentals. These essential cooking methods are the everyday tools of chefs around the world, and when done right, can produce amazing flavors with minimal effort. From roasting and broiling to grilling and pan-searing, start your home-chef journey with these tips, tricks, […]

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5 Delicious Plant-and-Meat Blended Recipes

Plants and meats are often treated differently, cooked separately, and served side by side in different dishes. Not only do both meat and plants hold a variety of essential nutrients, but they can also be easily combined into the same dish to create incredible meals loaded with rich, complex flavors. […]

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9 Easy Holiday Recipes to Make This Season

When planning out your holiday meal spread, it’s important to pick out at least a few easy holiday recipes. Even if you’re planning on an elaborate main dish, or perhaps some elevated side dishes, you’ll want a few easy elements to keep holiday cooking manageable. Or, perhaps you’d like every […]

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Lobster, Scallops, and Cod Cioppino

The “Feast of Seven Fishes” is an Italian Christmas Eve tradition—or, more correctly, an Italian-American tradition that has grown in popularity over the years. While the cena della Vigilia or Christmas Eve dinner is an Italian culinary celebration, the eating of seven different kinds of fish is not something common […]

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Baked Swedish Meatballs

These comforting baked Swedish meatballs are a perfect 1-2 bite appetizer for holiday gatherings. Served with a side of lingonberry jam—traditional in Sweden, but you can substitute with a tart cranberry sauce instead—it’s a blend of sweet and savory flavors.   You can also pair the meatballs with buttered egg […]

mini hot dogs

Mini Hot Dog Appetizers – New Spins and Classic Recipes

Mini hot dogs, also known as “little smokies” or “lil’ smokies,” have been an appetizer staple for as long as I can remember. You can’t help but eat several of them however they’re prepared and plated. There are some tried and true recipes for mini hot dogs. But, you can […]