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How to Host a Perfect Pop-Up Dinner Party

What better way to bid farewell to this fabulous summer than by throwing your very own pop-up dinner party? Pop-up restaurants have been, well, popping up all over cities like Portland’s Cruz, San Fran’s FoodLab and Brighton in Manhattan, with famous toques temporarily taking over a space for a night here, a week there, to create a spontaneous dinner party... CONTINUE READING 14

Aphrodisiac Dishes for Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is a holiday laden with candy, chocolate and romantic dinners, so it’s especially hard to ignore aphrodisiac foods this time of year. Whether you're cooking for your hubby or a date you'd like to seal the deal with, have your sexiest night ever when you serve one or all of these aphrodisiac dishes. -Cait Rohan The Barefoot Contessa’s Roasted Tomato... CONTINUE READING 8

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Let’s be honest: we would love, love to come home after a full day at work and (without removing our heels!) put on a brightly starched apron and begin cooking a five-course, nutritiously balanced meal worthy of Martha Stewart's recognition. Instead, we come home tired, searching for an easy way out of slaving by the stove. What if you could... CONTINUE READING 23