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Homemade Mashed Potatoes 3 Ways: Stovetop, Instant Pot, and Slow Cooker
Recipes | Sides

Homemade Mashed Potatoes 3 Ways: Stovetop, Instant Pot, and Slow Cooker

“But in the same way my youthful love for microwaved Stove Top has morphed into my need to bake casserole dishes’ worth of stuffing—even in the middle of July—as a somewhat functioning adult, I’m fully committed to making homemade mashed potatoes whenever I need a fix.”

Converting a Reluctant Soup Eater with Meatball Lentil Soup and More
Book Reviews | Recipes | Soups

Converting a Reluctant Soup Eater with Meatball Lentil Soup and More

“What to do? I saw an opportunity: use the book as a gateway to convert Dan into, well, not exactly an adventurous soup lover, but at least a willing and somewhat eager soup eater. With a suggested bread matchup for each of the book’s 45 soup recipes, I knew I’d find flavors and textures that he would embrace.”

Thai Coconut Clams
Meat Mains | Recipes

Thai Coconut Clams

“The resulting dish of Thai coconut clams is something that wouldn’t be out of place in the fancy-pants pantheon of seafood, but without the Champagne-wishes-and-caviar-dreams price tag. A dozen clams won’t set you back too many clams, and a can of coconut milk and a baguette don’t cost much more.”

How I (Successfully) Ate My Way Through Japan Without Researching a Single Restaurant
Japan | Road Trip Eats & Restaurants | Travels Abroad

How I (Successfully) Ate My Way Through Japan Without Researching a Single Restaurant

“An early attempt at Googling blogs for recommendations overwhelmed me, and I decided that I couldn’t deal with organizing our meals in advance. The choices in Japan were staggering, and tracking down restaurants with little or no signage, places that food writers warned would be “hard to find,” felt onerous and completely unappealing. We’d just have to wing it and hope for the best.”