A healthy treat for a quick breakfast.
Corn and tomatoes are the perfect summer combo. And this is an easy but impressive side dish.
A light but still indulgent summer eggplant treat.
A unique update on pasta salad, with a tangy, spicy dressing and chunks of grilled chicken
This grilled pizza takes full advantage of the best summer produce.
Are you a Harry Potter fan? This homage to a Florean Fortescue flavor is a perfect summer indulgence.
A healthier banana bread, made with whole wheat flour, coconut oil, and maple cream.
A sweet, but sophisticated celebration cake. Rich with chocolate and salted caramel. A totally worthwhile endeavor.
Fast and easy, infinitely adaptable salmon burgers. Your new summer favorite.
A bright and tangy beet salad, perfect for summer picnics.
A hearty, smoky chili with a secret ingredient
Light and delicate tea cookies, scented with fresh chamomile and honey
Crisps are the easiest dessert. This one is a gem, with buttery, crunchy oats and pecans, and tender apples.
This is healthy comfort food: a meatloaf that's more vegetable and grain than meat. Light, but totally satisfying, and full of flavor.
My vision of the Lamb Stew from the Hunger Games. The perfect meal to eat after you see the movie!
Wild rice and lots of fresh herbs make this an excellent spring salad.
Saffron Chickpea Soup is fragrant, silky smooth, and way easier than you might think. Perfect spring soup.
Rainy Saturday mornings are the best time for baking. These coconut muffins are easy enough for pre-coffee, and make a perfect little breakfast.
A traditional Indian dish, made with kale instead of spinach
This is an easy recipe for a classic comfort food dinner: rich with tomatoes and chicken, spices and peppers. This is perfect for a lazy weekend dinner.
This is a versatile pesto, easy to make, and full of flavor.
Don't be intimidated by the pork chop. It doesn't need to be brined. This is an easy way to prepare thick-cut pork chops.
Fancy mushrooms and fresh pasta: simple and delicious.
A salad inspired by Heidi Swanson's Super Natural Every Day, and one of the best pasta salads I've ever had.
This is a very cheesy and summery eggplant dish I made to gently introduce my partner to the wonders of eggplant. Cheese helps in these matters, and this was delicious.
Don't be intimidated by the pork chop. It doesn't need to be brined. This is an easy way to prepare thick-cut pork chops....
[Photograph: Robin Bellinger] Shopping List 1 pound ground pork: $4 1 cup French green lentils: $1 1 carrot: $0.25 1 stalk celery: $0.20 1 onion: $0.50 Pantry items: Salt, pepper, fennel seeds, garlic, chile flakes, vinegar, olive oil, mustard. Total...