Baked Blueberry French Toast Casserole

French toast is one of my favorite special breakfasts. I love frying up slices on the stovetop for my little family of three on a lazy weekend. But when it comes to making something for a large brunch crowd, I don’t want to be stuck at the stove, dipping and flipping slice after slice of … [Read more…]

How To Make Crispy, Juicy Fried Chicken — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Let me walk you through the pleasure of eating this crispy, juicy fried chicken: You’ve got this glistening drumstick with a coating so full of crunchy ripples that it is hard to determine where to hold on. You decide fingertips are best for maneuvering this chicken from the plate to your mouth. As you bring … [Read more…]

We Compared Flower Prices at Trader Joe's, Costco, Kroger, and Whole Foods. See What We Learned. — Shopping

Even when the budget’s tight, I try to keep fresh blooms around whenever possible. Of course, it’s a cost that can really add up, so I can’t always swing it. While I’m constantly keeping my eye out for inexpensive bouquets at the grocery store, I had never actually done an official price comparison — until … [Read more…]

Easy Chocolate Cream Pie

What is better than chocolate pudding? Chocolate pudding pie, of course! Don’t get me wrong, I love cake, but at the end of the day, the pies have it. Give me some fruit in a crust and you will be my BFF. But sometimes you just need chocolate. Continue reading “Easy Chocolate Cream Pie” »

Meal Plan for March Week 3

This month, we welcome back Marta Rivera for more of her meal plans. Marta is a trained chef, mom of twins, and Army wife – and she is also one of our Simply Recipes recipe testers! In many parts of the United States, school children are on or headed into Spring Break, and so many parents, both … [Read more…]

24 Essential Recipes for Your St. Patrick's Day Celebration — Recipes from The Kitchn

When it comes to holiday celebrations, St. Patrick’s Day holds an array of delicious possibilities. It might not be traditionally Irish, but we’re just as excited to don something green and whip up a Shamrock Shake as we are to load our plates with corned beef and cabbage. From Irish soda bread and colcannon, to … [Read more…]