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Nov 1, 2009

Intro To Cooking: Taco Salad On The Fly

There’s really nothing better for a busy college girl than a dinner that tastes fantastic but took less than 15 minutes to make. Unfortunately, the two are almost mutually exclusive in my mind. I say “almost” because I can think of at least one notable exception: taco salad.

Jul 21, 2009

Do It Yourself Tuesdays: Make Your Own Veggie Burgers

You know how when you go to a restaurant and order a veggie burger, you always end up paying $8 for a tasteless circular patty of cardboard? Yeah, what a rip-off. Is it that hard to make a decent veggie burger? No, and I’m here to prove it.

Sep 2, 2008

Cooking Diva Spotlight: Cooking for Two

I have posted what seems like a million small-batch recipes here at CC, and I’ve adapted the vast majority of...

A Chicken Fajita That’s Healthy AND Portable

Most normal fajitas or any similar Mexican-like foods will set your number of daily calories over the edge with gobs...

Jul 12, 2008

Mediterranean Chicken with Couscous

For the past several years, I seem to have forgotten that couscous existed. My grain options were either pasta or...

Jun 24, 2008

Mmmmelted Chocolate Marble Cupcakes

It was my brother’s birthday earlier this week. Even though he’s thousands of miles away from where I am right...

Jun 19, 2008

Jun 10, 2008

Heavenly Veggie Wrap

I am not a vegetarian, but I really don’t care much for meat. I will eat chicken or ground beef...

Jun 7, 2008

Nature’s Lunchbox: A Stuffed Pepper

Want a portable meal that’s delicious and nutritious? Forsake the chili bread bowl in favor of the stuffed pepper. You...

Jun 3, 2008

5-Minute Sweet Spinach Salad

This happens to me all the time: I want to eat a nice, healthy salad, I really do—but I crave...

Jun 2, 2008

Cooking Diva, Greek Edition: Spanakopita

If spanakopita to you is just another word you can’t pronounce, you’re REALLY missing out. The term for Greek spinach...

May 30, 2008

A Cookie That’ll Wake You Up

So, I wouldn’t necessarily advocate this, but if you want to eat a cookie for breakfast, this is totally the...

May 24, 2008

Want a Light Lunch? Look No Further!

I’ve been living on my own for a while now, and I miss some things about home. My dog…cable TV…hanging...

May 15, 2008

Easy Way to Get Your Veggies: Baked Tomatoes

Mmmmmm. If you like regular tomatoes, I personally guarantee that you will REALLY like baked tomatoes. If you’ve never tried...

May 12, 2008

Dessert Pizza? Yes, Please!

So, I set out the other night to make a crostata, but let’s just say I don’t seem to be...

May 2, 2008

Authentic Chicken Curry

My boyfriend is from Calcutta, and I love the food of his homeland. Fresh vegetables, creamy desserts, spiced curries… I...