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Skillet Pork Chops with Cabbage

Skillet Pork Chops with Cabbage

It’s hard to get really excited by cabbage—it seems so ordinary! But when I was in southern Germany recently, I enjoyed some truly outstanding cabbage with pork. I knew instantly what made it so good:
Meal Plan for February Week 3

Meal Plan for February Week 3

I don’t know about you, but we had a lot of Valentine’s treats around the house last week, so I’m excited about jumping into the kitchen to get some real food back on the table! For this week’s meal

Chamomile-Honey Hot Toddy

What is a Hot Toddy? Children who are having trouble falling to sleep are often prescribed a glass of warm milk to help them nod off. Their parents, having spent the night cajoling, ordering and
Shrimp and Grits

Shrimp and Grits

A Classic Southern Dish Shrimp and grits is one of those iconic Southern dishes that stir something deep inside those who grew up with them. Originally from the oceanic South—Georgia, the Low Country
Fudgy Gluten-Free Brownies

Fudgy Gluten-Free Brownies

We have a lot of friends on a variety of restrictive diets right now, and as someone who loves to entertain, I wanted to make sure I had a treat that everyone could eat. But first and foremost, it had
Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

During the cold winter months, everyone should have at least one great soup recipe that’s not only warming and filling, but that can also be made quickly on any given weeknight. This simple Broccoli
Roast Chicken on Angel Hair Pasta

Roast Chicken on Angel Hair Pasta

If you’ve ever watched a rotisserie chicken turning slowly on a spit—my local supermarket has several going at once— then you’ve seen the tray underneath the birds to catch the drippings. Those
Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

A classic little treat perfect for a date or as a gift, chocolate covered strawberries are a defined part of romance in America. But don’t stop with simple dipping, dress them up to the nines with
10 Best Side Dishes to Serve With Steak

10 Best Side Dishes to Serve With Steak

Steak and potatoes are often paired together for a reason—it’s a delicious and mouthwatering combination. We’ve got you covered where that’s concerned, no worries. But there’s also this whole world of
Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Raspberry Sauce

Chocolate Chip Pancakes with Raspberry Sauce

Weekend breakfasts are a big deal around our house. We don’t get too crazy or complicated, but we do like to slow down and hang out in our pajamas a little longer than usual—especially around a stack
Meal Plan for February Week 2

Meal Plan for February Week 2

This month, Megan Gordon is here to give us a look at what meal planning looks like for her family! Megan is a writer and recipe developer living in Seattle, WA, the author of Whole Grain Mornings,
How to Make Crème Brûlée

How to Make Crème Brûlée

At first glance, creme brulee seems simple: It has a short ingredient list and can be made in a few steps. Beneath the surface, however, there’s a lot happening! Understanding the techniques needed to
What’s in Season in February

What’s in Season in February

Welcome to month 2 of our Monthly Seasonal Produce Guide! When February arrives we are still in the thick of winter, but with hints of a spring soon to come. You can find almost all of the produce of
Pressure Cooker Chinese Pulled Pork

Pressure Cooker Chinese Pulled Pork

Five fragrant spices and a honey hoisin sauce give this pulled pork a ton of flavor in every bite. And oh hey, it takes just a little over an hour in the pressure cooker, too! Continue reading
Microwave Chocolate Pudding from Scratch

Microwave Chocolate Pudding from Scratch

Yes folks, it’s here! The homemade pudding from scratch that takes only a few minutes of your time and without a single scorched pot! You will either love me or hate me for this. It’s that
Meal Plan for February Week 1

Meal Plan for February Week 1

This month, Megan Gordon is here to give us a look at what meal planning looks like for her family! Megan is a writer and recipe developer living in Seattle, WA, the author of Whole Grain Mornings,
Double Chocolate Cupcakes

Double Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate cupcakes were one of the first recipes I became obsessed with perfecting. To me, the ideal chocolate cupcake is moist with a deep chocolate flavor. The recipe also should produce exactly one
7 Easy Ways to Make Any Soup Better

7 Easy Ways to Make Any Soup Better

Soup is soul food, satisfying and warming on a cold day or night. Sometimes, though, you make a pot of soup that’s good and fine, but maybe you wish it were a little bit… better. Maybe you want to
Not Your Grandma’s Mushroom Barley Soup

Not Your Grandma’s Mushroom Barley Soup

Barley is one of those grains that your grandmother probably always had in her pantry. And like many other treasures tucked away on those shelves, barley is chic now and a star ingredient on many
Slow Cooker Brats and Beer Cheese Dip

Slow Cooker Brats and Beer Cheese Dip

Being stationed in Germany for six years gave me a deep appreciation for two things: beer and bratwurst (sausages) of all kinds. This Brats and Beer Cheese Dip was born out of my love for this German