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Julia's Fried Pistachios with Lemon Yogurt

JULIA'S FRIED PISTACHIOS WITH LEMON YOGURT

I went to Greece this week on a whim. On a whim, on an adventure, on a gut hunch that this sort of invitation was one to pay attention...

Let It Be Sunday, 189!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 189!

Sweet friends. Welcome to your weekend! I realize I did y'all dirty this week by mentioning that I adopted a dog into my tiny family...

 
 
 
Let It Be Sunday, 188!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 188!

Sunday friends! How are you feeling this week? I hold a general sense of deep exhaustion as the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings and...

Blueberry Cobbler Thumbprint Cookies

BLUEBERRY COBBLER THUMBPRINT COOKIES

There's a subtle difference between craving pie and craving *making* pie. Craving *making* pie usually hits me when I'm reaching for...

 
 
 
Let It Be Sunday, 187!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 187!

Sweet friends and happy Sunday! I hope your weekend feels long on quality time. This weekend I'm hosting in New Orleans - it's the...

Simple Fig and Mascarpone Cake

SIMPLE FIG AND MASCARPONE CAKE

If we're paying attention to the small milestones , it's been just over two years that I've had a backyard. It's an anniversary of...

 
 
 
Let It Be Monday, 186!

LET IT BE MONDAY, 186!

Dear friends! Thank you for your patience yesterday! I hope you're coming out of a lovely August weekend and I hope you're feeling...

Let It Be

LET IT BE

Friends! Thank you for your patience and grace this Sunday! I'll have our Sunday links for reading up on Monday this week. These days...

 
 
 
White Bean Skillet Crostini

WHITE BEAN SKILLET CROSTINI

It's been three weeks notice, about 27 texts, and four menu swaps in the making, but tonight is Friend Dinner around the big table...

Let It Be Sunday, 185!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 185!

It's been an emotional and exciting week and, don't worry, I've eaten plenty of cookies and french fries about all of it. I've also...

 
 
 
9 Ways To Lemonade

9 WAYS TO LEMONADE

Hey it's me. Just sliding in your inbox with a refreshing thirst trap for ya. A thirst trap for the actually very thirsty. And more...

Let It Be Sunday, 184!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 184!

My friends! I'm not sure I could tell you about my week. It was mostly blurry though I've heard talk of eclipses and Mercury retrograde...

 
 
 
Gluten-Free Fried Chicken and fried shoestring onions

GLUTEN-FREE FRIED CHICKEN AND FRIED SHOESTRING ONIONS

I remember the first time I had fried chicken because IT WAS THE FIRST TIME I HAD FRIED CHICKEN. There's a picture of it somewhere...

Let It Be Sunday, 183!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 183!

Dear friends, I've been visiting my sister in Seattle this week, and if you'll forgive me a sentence or two of weather talk - WOW I've...

 
 
 
Everything Fried Pickles with buttermilk ranch dip

EVERYTHING FRIED PICKLES WITH BUTTERMILK RANCH DIP

On the short list of life skills I'm willing to boast about are these: my ability to watch any and every Liam Neeson and Denzel Washington...

Let It Be Sunday, 182!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 182!

It's been one of those weeks I've been eyeing on the calendar for a few good months thinking... yeeeeks I better not stack anything...

 
 
 
Cinnamon Harissa Caramel Corn

CINNAMON HARISSA CARAMEL CORN

There are a few things I think of as secret weapons in the kitchen. You know, skills that are pretty simple once we get a few things...

Let It Be Sunday, 181!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 181!

Hi sweet friends! I'd count this as a good week as there was sweet quality time with girlfriends AND I was in a bathing suit AND I...

 
 
 
No-Bake Tres Leches Icebox Cake

NO-BAKE TRES LECHES ICEBOX CAKE

For the next few months - let's just call the refrigerator the new oven, and the grill the new stovetop. Really, unless you're asking...

Let It Be Sunday, 180!

LET IT BE SUNDAY, 180!

Hi sweet friends. My morning ritual of The Daily Podcast with my phone perched precariously in the one dry spot in my shower has become...

 
 
 



Tequila-Lime Marinated Angus Sirloin - Sound of Flavor

The Roasted Red Pepper Semolina Focaccia recipe in the latest video from POV Italian Cooking is packed full of flavor but still an easy bread to make at home. This Italian... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

How to clean and prepare mussels and clams

Seafood is common in Italian cuisine. This video demonstrates how to clean and prepare mussels and little neck clams for use in any seafood dish. Watch now at... Read more ...

Healthy Pumpkin Bundt Cake

Healthy Pumpkin Bundt Cake

This pumpkin bundt cake is supremely moist & full of cozy spices! It's really easy to make & only 123 calories! Read more ...

Low-Carb Parmesan Chicken

Low-Carb Parmesan Chicken

Deliciously tender keto-friendly chicken breasts covered in grain-free Parmesan breading and baked until golden and crispy. Read more ...

Easy chicken noodle soup

Easy chicken noodle soup

This easy chicken noodle soup is perfect for using leftover chicken. It's super quick, healthy and perfect to warm you up on a cold day. Read more ...

20 Minute Honey Mustard Chicken

20 Minute Honey Mustard Chicken

Easy pan sauces are your fasted ticket to a delicious weeknight meal! This honey mustard chicken is done in about 20 minutes. Read more ...

Instant Pot HK Borscht Soup

Instant Pot HK Borscht Soup

Extremely Easy to make Cha Chaan Teng Classic HK Borscht Soup with simple healthy ingredients! Comforting Vegetable Beef Soup. Read more ...

Blueberry Peach Baked Oatmeal

Blueberry Peach Baked Oatmeal

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Mexican slow cooker pulled pork

Mexican slow cooker pulled pork

Slow cooker Mexican pulled pork with a smoky and spicy sauce. Read more ...

Baked Chicken Taquitos

Baked Chicken Taquitos

These Baked Chicken Taquitos are a healthier, baked version of everyones fried favorite. Crockpot Mexican shredded chicken and cheese are rolled into tortillas, then baked... Read more ...

Instant Pot Vegetable Beef Soup

Instant Pot Vegetable Beef Soup

Instant Pot Vegetable Beef Soup - a quick, easy recipe that tastes like you spent hours making it! Read more ...

Baked Apple Pumpkin Oatmeal

Baked Apple Pumpkin Oatmeal

Baked Apple Pumpkin Oatmeal - Made with simple ingredients & naturally sweetened. Vegan & gluten-free. Read more ...