Beef and Barley Stew with Kohlrabi and Carrots

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Chock-full of seasonal vegetables, this healthy beef and barley stew recipe nourishes body and soul an a chilly evening.

Simple Butter Lettuce Salad

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I can't tell you how much I love this salad. Butter lettuce has a delicate, sweet crunch to it, and its crevices catch the nubbins in the vinaigrette perfectly. It's crazy simple, and it's the perfect accompaniment to Frittatas, Soft Scrambled Eggs, Simplest Roast Chicken, Crispy Curry Quinoa Cakes ... you name it.

Brothy Lentil, Sausage and Farfalle Soup

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Take that name to mean anything you please ... whether you make this soup out of chicken stock, turkey stock or vegetable stock, you can bet it'll be scrumptious. What elevates this above a standard chicken (turkey ... veggie) noodle soup are the copious amounts of carrots and celery, the beefy lentils, and the fun little topping of sauteed root veggies and sausage. PS - you can make this vegetarian and still have a super hearty soup.

Orange and Dried Plum Bars, and Free Giveaway From Sweet and Easy Vegan

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I consider myself a lucky girl for many reasons, one of them being that I have so many way cool colleagues in the food writing [...]

Whole Wheat Couscous with Raisins and Almonds

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I'm always on the lookout for a good whole grain dish. This whole wheat couscous is a winner on several fronts. It's tart and tangy, savory and sweet. It's super simple, and it plays as well as a side dish as it does a salad.

Pesto-Rubbed Butterflied Grilled Chicken

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Chicken, pesto and a hot grill add up to a perfect simple summer dinner. Butterflying the bird makes this a quick whole grilled chicken recipe.

Grilled Eggplant Steaks with Crazy Easy Tomato Sauce

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Come summertime, a fast, healthy dinner is as easy as grilled eggplant and a speedy tomato sauce. It's a perfect vegetarian supper.

Slow-Cooked Molasses-Honey Baked Beans

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This molasses- and honey-spiked baked beans recipe can be made in a slow cooker or a Dutch oven. Either way, it's perfect.

Steamed Fresh Potatoes with Lime Zest and Sea Salt

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Steaming showcases the subtle flavor and creamy texture of fresh new potatoes. Add a simple dressing with lime zest and coarse sea salt, and tuck in.

Beautifully Basic Bruschetta

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When you use fresh summer heirloom tomatoes, a simple, basic bruschetta recipe like this is absolutely sublime.