Another Lemon Basil Pasta Dish
Pasta dishes thrown together from whatever I can find in the fridge are a dinner staple around here. They're so easy and, because they're generally made from what's on hand, they don't require much planning. The only thing I made
Life-Changing One-Pot Pasta (Family Bites)
This pasta just might change your life. I know it's changed mine, specifically Friday nights, when the temptation to order in is great, but the long work day combined with Ben's early football practices and an active pre-teen social life, means in re...
Chocolate Mug of Sadness
No story today. In this case, truth is stranger than fiction. I'm a little bit horrified by this thing. Which isn't to say it's not good. It is. It's rich and dense and very chocolatey. It's cake, you guys- I don't mean to sound like it ate my family...
Potato Pizza » Cook. Eat. Love.
chocolate & peanut butter does a body good
(Update- I entered this recipe into The Peanut Butter Boy's
~ Emma ~ I am learing about Ancient India in school. I had a project due last week and to get extra credit I could bring in a food from India and I knew right away I wanted to … Continue...
Flaky biscuits secrets are shared by John Raven in his article on biscuit-making.
How To Make Flour Tortillas
How to make flour tortillas yourself, includes tortilla recipes.
Mama Loves Food!: Baked Potato Soup - Slow Cooker Style
Mmmm this sounds great! We made a similiar soup, w/o cream a while ago, but it required way more work then this.Gotta try it!
Condensed and Evaporated Milk in Cooking
In cooking, especially in Latin, Eastern European and occasionally some Asian cuisines a recipe may call for canned condensed or evaporated milk. The two aren't interchangeable and using the wron...
Sweet and Smoky Roasted Cauliflower
The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe EVER!
It's 12am, Do You Know Where Your Cookies Are? « Hot Polka...
You're awoken by the sound of distant thunder. Flashes of heat lighting stream through the drapes and reflect off the wall. Restless, you lay awake in bed, a thin sheet your only protection against the crisp night air. The heavy blanket long since...
Last But Not Least. « Hot Polka Dot
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Bake an Egg in an Avocado for a Fast and Healthy Breakfast...
Avocados are amazing things—they're delicious on their own, but they also have a lot of healthy fats, dietary fibers, and vitamins, and despite their high caloric value, they're remarkably easy to prepare.