Who can resist the smell of lavender? In soaps and sachets, it brings the scent of spring to bathrooms and closets. But lavender can also work wonders in the kitchen. Recipes featuring lavender can lend a subtle floral charm to breakfasts, brunches, desserts, and more. Below, you'll find ten of our favorite lavender recipes for everything from scones and cakes to ice cream and … [Read more...] about 10 fragrant, delectable lavender recipes
If you're anything like me, you're always on the lookout for new and creative ways to serve the food you and your family love.
I've collected recipes for as long as I can remember. (Since before I learned how to cook, in fact. And that was a long time ago.) What started out as box of 3x5 index cards and a few shelves full of cookbooks has expanded into cyberspace.
On List Nixie, I gather the best online recipes I can find and serve them up in handy lists that help you find exactly what you're looking for.
Need vegan curry recipes you can make in a slow cooker? You'll find them here.
Looking for more creative ways to use up all those zucchinis from your garden (or your neighbor's)? I've rounded up a bunch of those, too.
Browse all our food roundups below, or explore subcategories for specific cooking techniques, meals, dietary needs, ingredients, or seasonal favorites.
Spring may have just begun, but I'm already looking forward to summer. And nothing says summer like a tall, cold glass of lemonade. Even better, you can combine lemons with fresh summer fruits for a special treat (and added nutritional value). Or add natural flavorings like lavender or honey for a healthy gourmet treat. The lemonade recipes below offer choices for just … [Read more...] about 10 refreshing lemonade recipes to try this summer
If you're looking for tasty ways to take advantage of spring's bounty of fresh asparagus, try some of these asparagus salad recipes. Fresh asparagus is one of the great delicacies of early spring. Asparagus season lasts from February to June in these parts, but the tender green shoots are at their peak in April. Low in calories and loaded with folate, as well as vitamins … [Read more...] about 10 healthy asparagus salad recipes to try this spring
Need something quick, simple, and tasty to make tonight? One of these easy chicken dinner recipes might be just what you're looking for. Whether you prefer to cook your chicken in a stir fry pan, skillet, casserole, slow cooker, or instant pot, you'll find something here to suit your culinary style. … [Read more...] about 15 easy chicken dinner recipes you can make tonight
Shrove Tuesday is almost here, and that means it's time to bring out the Pancake Day recipes. In New Orleans, the Tuesday before Lent means Mardis Gras, (aka "Fat Tuesday"), with its king cakes and beignets. In Chicago and Hamtramck, it's Pączki Day. … [Read more...] about 12 Pancake Day recipes from around the world
If you've been longing for homemade apple butter, applesauce, or apple crisp, but you don't have the time to make them from scratch--take heart! With the help of your slow cooker, you can let apples simmer to perfection all day (or overnight, for an awesome breakfast like the French toast below). … [Read more...] about 11 tasty apple recipes you can make in your slow cooker
Is maple pecan latte the new pumpkin spice? Ever since Starbucks announced its latest flavor, that question has been making the rounds. Personally, much as I love pumpkin spice and salted caramel, I have to admit I prefer maple pecan to either of them. I've loved both maple syrup and pecans since, well, forever. … [Read more...] about Maple pecan latte plus 32 other irresistible maple pecan recipes
Pressed for time in the kitchen? Who isn't? These tempting pork chop dinners are quick and easy to make with the help of simple sheet pan. More and more cooks are discovering that sheet pan dinners are an easy way to reduce prep and cleanup time while still serving their families hearty, home-cooked meals. Sheet pan cooking is versatile: you can use it with chicken, pork, … [Read more...] about 15 easy sheet pan pork chop dinner recipes for busy cooks
Sweet potatoes are wonderful year-'round, but they really come into their own in fall meals. After all, they're orange (fall's official color). They play well with other fall flavors like nuts and maple syrup. And what would Thanksgiving be without a sweet potato casserole? (That side dish is so iconic that we're giving it a post all its own.) … [Read more...] about 15 scrumptious sweet potato side dish recipes
Soup is comfort food. There's nothing like a hot, steaming bowl of homemade soup to make you feel warm and pampered on a cold fall or winter night. And there are few easier ways to make that happen than with a slow cooker. It's almost as if soup and slow cookers were made for each other. … [Read more...] about 65 best slow cooker soup recipes for those chilly fall nights
Pumpkin is the signature flavor of autumn. But with so many of those tempting pumpkin treats traditionally relying on eggs, milk, or cream, it can be difficult to find vegan-friendly versions. Fortunately, you can create iconic fall foods like pumpkin pie, pumpkin spice latte, and pumpkin bread at home without the dairy products. … [Read more...] about 15 vegan pumpkin recipes for your sweet tooth
Meatless pasta nights don't have to be the same old story every week. Add a little variety to your vegetarian pasta dinners with these creative recipes. Pasta is often the first food that comes to mind when non-vegetarians try to brainstorm vegetarian dishes to bring to a potluck, or menu ideas for Meatless Mondays. Of course, there are plenty of other vegetarian options. … [Read more...] about 15 vegetarian pasta dinners from traditional to trendy