Food Lifestyle

Now You Can Visit The ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Café

The Kensington Hotel in London is offering a “Beauty and the Beast“-themed afternoon tea menu and it’s pure Disney magic! They created an entire tea menu dedicated to the iconic movie. The hotel’s restaurant, is offering a “Tale as Old as Time” menu that’s $38 a person and $49 a head if you want a […]

Food

Check Out These Flat Belly Diet Recipes

Peanut Butter and Banana Smoothie Whip up this creamy smoothie in no-time for a tasty, protein-packed meal. Natural peanut butter provides the best texture for this blended drink. SERVINGS: 1 1/2 cup fat-free milk 1/2 cup fat-free plain yogurt 2 Tbsp creamy natural unsalted peanut butter 1/4 very ripe banana 1 Tbsp honey 4 ice […]

Food

Three Kings Bread For New Year’s Eve

1 (1/4-ounce) packet active dry yeast 1/4 cup warm water 1/4 cup dried figs, cut into strips, plus more for garnish 1/4 cup candied orange peel, cut into strips, plus more for garnish 1/4 cup candied lemon peel, cut into strips, plus more for garnish 1/4 cup chopped candied cherries, plus more whole for garnish […]

Food

7 Healthy Ways to De-Stress With Food

Studies have found that these options can help contribute to a healthy mental state, buffer against the harmful physical effects of stress, and dial up your serenity level. 1. Green leafy veggies Think spinach, kale, collard greens, Swiss chard, broccoli rabe, mustard greens: They’re rich in folate, which helps your body manufacture neurotransmitters (like serotonin […]

Food

How To Set Up The Perfect Cheese Platter

When it comes to a party, just about everyone says cheese. While creating a cheese platter is simple, having a few simple tips in your back pocket will ensure a winning cheese course every time. Scroll down to learn these 3 very useful tips! 1. How to select the cheese: Try to include a variety […]

Food

Easy Ways To Make Christmas Cookies For Your Kids

The smell of warm Christmas cookies right out of your oven will make this holiday season more yummy and joyful. Keep reading to find out how to do these easy and fast cookies recipes at home. Snowman Cookies: These snowman cookies will melt your mouth. Microwave the canned white frosting on high for almost 10 […]

Food Health

Try Alessandra Ambrosio’s Daily Diet

Alessandra Ambrosio has one of the the sexiest bodies in the world. Keep reading to find out what the supermodel eats in a day. Morning She likes to have eggs with bacon and eats them daily in her breakfast. Though, her fiance cooks them for her. He makes them in a variety of ways – […]

Food

Bacon-Wrapped Pork Loin With Cherries For Christmas

This Bacon-Wrapped Pork Loin is fancy enough for a weekend dinner party but (surprisingly) easy enough for a weeknight supper. INGREDIENTS 1 2-pound piece boneless pork loin ½ teaspoon ground allspice black pepper ½ cup dried cherries, chopped ½ cup fresh flat-leaf parsley, chopped 1 tablespoon whole-grain mustard 6 slices bacon 1 tablespoon currant jelly 1 […]

Food

Elegant Christmas Dinner – Glazed Ham With Coriander and Fennel

This is a ham glaze recipe you’ll want to keep tucked away for special suppers. INGREDIENTS 1 7-pound fully cooked bone-in ham (preferably the shank end) 2 tablespoons fennel seeds 2 tablespoons coriander seeds 1 teaspoon black peppercorns 1 cup apricot preserves DIRECTIONS Heat oven to 375° F. Place the ham, cut-side down, on a […]

Food

Top Christmas Table Decorations For 2016

Decorating the perfect Christmas table can be a daunting task. Picking and choosing color schemes or choosing a decorating theme can become tiresome and overwhelming. Christmas tables should be both beautiful and functional. All it takes is a little inspiration and creativity to create the perfect table. To help inspire your ideas we have searched […]

Food

9 Festive Cocktails To Get You In The Holiday Mood

These Christmas cocktails and drinks recipes are the perfect way to start the festive season; get in the Christmas spirit with our festive tipples! Rudolph Cocktail Ingredients champagne or Prosecco green rimming sugar pomegranate seeds pomegranate syrup (1/2 simple syrup* and 1/2 pomegranate juice) *Simple syrup is equal parts sugar and water heated to slowly […]

Food

Christmas Roast Turkey With Lemon, Parsley And Garlic

Give this Christmas turkey a seasonal twist! Ingredients 1 free-range turkey (ideally Norfolk Black or Bronze), about 5–5.5kg sea salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 onions, peeled and halved 1 lemon, halved 1 head of garlic, halved horizontally 6 bay leaves olive oil, to drizzle 8 rashers of smoked streaky bacon Lemon, parsley and […]

Food

Santa Hat Cheesecake and Brownie Bites!

INGREDIENTS 8 oz. Cream Cheese softened ¼ cup powdered sugar ⅔ cup heavy cream 1 package of Cheesecake Pudding 1 package of chocolate dessert cups 12 strawberries white sparkling sugar sprinkles (affiliate) INSTRUCTIONS Combine all ingredients except the chocolate cups and strawberries. Beat well on high until the Cheesecake Cream is light and fluffy. Put […]

Food

Holiday Cookie Ornament Recipe

Ingredients 52 vanilla wafer cookies (52) 1/2 cups REESE Spreads (125 mL) 26 (about 1/2 cup) REESE MINIATURES PEANUT BUTTER CUPS Candy (26 (about 125 mL)) 1/2 to 1 cup vanilla frosting (125 mL to 250 mL) Red and green food colouring Assorted decorative sugars or candies for garnish Directions 1. Line tray with wax […]

Food

Candy Cane Chip Cookies Recipe

Ingredients 1 cup CHIPITS Dark Chocolate Chips or Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips (250 mL) 1 cup softened, unsalted butter (250 mL) 1 cup granulated sugar (250 mL) 1 cup lightly packed brown sugar (250 mL) 2 eggs (2) 1 tsp vanilla extract (5 mL) 3 cups all-purpose flour (750 mL) 1 tsp baking soda (5 mL) […]

Food

Oatmeal Cookies with Roasted Pecans

How to make this recipe Preheat the oven to 375°F. Spread the raw pecans halves on a baking sheet pan. Roast for 6 minutes or until lightly toasted. After they have cooled enough to handle, reserve a handful for decorating the top of the cookies and roughly chop the remaining pecans. Set aside. In a […]

Food

Avocado Egg Salad

[ad_1] Upgrade your everyday egg salad by adding chopped avocados. Avocado is full of essential vitamins, minerals and fiber, and since it’s naturally creamy, you can cut back on the mayo. This salad makes a fantastic sandwich and an awesome topping for sliced beefsteak or heirloom tomatoes. Slideshow: More Egg Salad Recipes [ad_2]

Food

Chicken Marsala

[ad_1] Carefully add the Marsala wine to the skillet and bring to a boil, scraping up any browned bits with a wooden spoon. Cook over moderate heat until reduced by half, about 5 minutes. Add the broth along with chicken breasts and any accumulated juices and cook until the chicken is white throughout and the […]

Food

Melody Cookies

[ad_1] Preheat the oven to 350° and line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Remove both sheets of parchment paper from 1 piece of dough and, using a 2-inch scalloped round cutter, stamp out cookies. Transfer to the prepared baking sheet, about 2 inches apart, and sprinkle generously with sanding sugar. Bake the […]

Food

Pumpkin Soup with Trumpet Mushrooms and Sour Cream


[ad_1] In a large saucepan, melt 2 tablespoons of the butter. Add the onion and cook over moderate heat, stirring occasionally, until softened but not browned, about 5 minutes. Add the pumpkin, stock and nutmeg and bring to a boil. Cover and cook over moderately low heat until the pumpkin is tender, about 30 minutes. […]

Food

Classic Hummus


[ad_1] Notes Beet Hummus Wrap 3 medium beets loosely in foil and set them on a baking sheet. Roast at 425? for 1 hour, or until tender. Let cool, then peel and chop. Add the beets to the other ingredients in Step 3. Garnish with toasted almonds, crumbled feta, dukka, thinly sliced scallions and sliced watermelon radishes. Spinach-and-Herb Hummus Blanch 6 […]

Food

Turkey Posole 


[ad_1] Using tongs, transfer the turkey to a plate; let cool. Discard the skin and bones, 
then shred the meat. Using a slotted spoon, transfer the onion and garlic to a blender. Add the charred tomatillos, chiles and pepitas along with the 1 cup of cilantro, the epazote (if using), oregano, cumin, crushed red pepper […]

Food

Green Chile–Chicken Enchiladas 


[ad_1] Modern Family TV star Jesse Tyler Ferguson hails from New Mexico, which explains his penchant for these deliciously cheesy and spicy chicken enchiladas. He often makes them with canned cream of chicken soup, but they’re even better with a quick and easy homemade sauce that mimics the soup yet has better flavor. Slideshow: More Easy […]