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Paris Restaurants, Bistros, Cocktail Bars and Bakeries

Not a day goes by when I don’t get a message requesting a restaurant recommendation in Paris. (Curiously, I also get asked for restaurant recommendations in cities I’ve never lived in, or even visited.) My promise to you is that I’ll only write up ...

18 Light Summer Dinners

18 Light Summer Dinner Recipes - Cookie and Kate ...

Homemade BBQ Sauce (no ketchup)

$1.16 recipe / $0.29 serving Home » Recipe Archives » Sauce » Homemade BBQ Sauce (no ketchup) It’s grilling season, so it’s only natural (and about time) that I make my own homemade BBQ Sauce! This sweet, smoky, and tangy BBQ sauce takes only ...

Fruit Pizza

This easy Fruit Pizza recipe is made with my favorite brown sugar cookie crust, it’s spread with a dreamy cream cheese frosting, and finally topped with your favorite combination of fruit.  Always a crowd fave! Happy first week of summertime, ...

BBQ Beef and Beans

$7.68 recipe / $1.92 serving Home » Recipe Archives » Meat Recipes » Beef Recipes » BBQ Beef and Beans It’s been a while since I’ve made something that was just a straight up simple comfort food, and after a super long week comfort food was ...

Favorite Links this Weekend

We’re buckling down for a heatwave that’s on its way, with temperatures heading up to 40ºC (104ºF). Fortunately I’ve got a small stockpile of fans I’ve been collecting over the years, and few bottles of rosé in the refrigerator. (And my ...

Italian Potato Salad

This Italian Potato Salad recipe is loaded up with lots of savory ingredients, tossed in a zesty Italian vinaigrette, and is so flavorful and hearty and delicious! And finally, the last post in our potato salad recipe series this summer… …my ...

How to Make Tzatziki

Tzatziki Recipe (Greek Cucumber Yogurt Sauce) - Cookie and Kate ...

French Potato Salad

This French Potato Salad recipe is made with lots and lots of fresh herbs, a quick lemon-garlic vinaigrette, and zero mayo! For all of you out there who don’t love mayo — or really, for any of you who just really love all things lemony and ...

Baked Spicy Chicken Sandwiches and My Stonyfield Organic Experience

$6.93 recipe / $3.47 serving Home » Recipe Archives » Meat Recipes » Chicken Recipes » Baked Chicken » Baked Spicy Chicken Sandwiches and My Stonyfield Organic Experience I bet you’ve never had a spicy chicken sandwich with yogurt in it before! ...