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Here's the Recipe for Ginger Berry Crumble Meghan Markle Shared With Us

Here's the Recipe for Ginger Berry Crumble Meghan Markle Shared With Us

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Just like you, we've been keeping an eye on all the important details of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's upcoming nuptials—what will be one of the most-watched events across the globe this year—for the last few weeks, which will finally take place this Saturday, May 19. And to celebrate, we're dusting off a 2014 post that contains a rich little nugget for all foodies who are a fan of the bride-to-be: one of Meghan Markle's favorite recipes, and one she developed herself. RELATED: You Can Buy Meghan and Harry's Official Royal Wedding China Back before global news wires rushed to cover Markle's every move, the actress was living in Toronto and starring as Rachel Zane on the television series Suits. Acting wasn't Markle's only passi...
The Houstonian Hotel Shared the Recipe for Barbara Bush’s “Famous” Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Houstonian Hotel Shared the Recipe for Barbara Bush’s “Famous” Chocolate Chip Cookies

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They're “sweet and firm,” just like the former First Lady. The Houstonian Hotel has been whipping up Barbara Bush’s chocolate chip cookies since 2016.“They’re sweet and firm,” Catherine Rodriguez, head pastry chef at the Houstonian, recently told CultureMap—two adjectives many would use to describe the former First Lady herself.Following Bush's death at the age of 92 last week, the Houstonian has been treating guests to her “famous” chocolate chip cookies in her honor. “We’ve been baking and giving away thousands of Mrs. Bush’s cookies since her passing,” Rodriguez said.The cookie recipe was a favorite of the Bush family matriarch, who reportedly got it from a dear friend. In 1992, she even submitted it to Family Circle’s “presidential bake-off” competition....
This Easy Indian Dinner Recipe Only Calls for Staples—and It’s Ready in 20 Minutes

This Easy Indian Dinner Recipe Only Calls for Staples—and It’s Ready in 20 Minutes

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Some cooks are so legendary that when you see them in the flesh you truly do quake in your boots.For my mother, waitressing at Legal Sea Foods in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the 1970s, that cook was Julia Child. Mom was asking a fishmonger how to cook a roast she’d just bought. He laughed, pointed, and said, “Ask that lady!” My mother turned, and there was the six-foot-two PBS host, trilling away about how to do right by a nice roast. Mom will never forget it.Octogenarian Madhur Jaffrey, the doyenne of Indian cuisine, proved just as daunting for me. The bespectacled Ms. Jaffrey is diminutive in stature, but when she quietly glided by me at a recent culinary conference, I flattened myself against the nearest door. Her book An Invitation to Indian Cooking, edited by the famous, late Knopf e...
A Fat-Burning Green Smoothie Recipe to Kickstart Your Morning

A Fat-Burning Green Smoothie Recipe to Kickstart Your Morning

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It's a rare day when a pic of some sort of green drink doesn't show up in my Instagram feed”and for good reason. Green smoothies are the perfect way to slip in veggies before noon. Here's my version, with a boost of pea protein powder to rev your metabolism and keep you feeling full longer.Ingredients1 small very ripe green Anjou pear2 Tbsp. minced green bell pepper1/4 cup minced peeled cucumber1 cup loose baby spinach leaves1/4 ripe Hass avocado1 cup vanilla almond milk1 scoop plain, unsweetened pea protein powder (about 1/4 cup)1 tsp. grated fresh ginger root1 Tbsp. freshly squeezed lime juiceDirectionsToss all ingredients in a blender, whip until smooth and pour in a glass. (Note: The smoothie is even better when it has been chilled in the freezer for 5 to 10 minutes.)Pin the recipeREL...