Going to be in NYC this weekend for an interview and I'm looking for some spots with good, vegetable-rich food (just spent a week in a place where the cuisine is seriously lacking in veggies) on the East side (3rd Ave or so, 50s-70s)?
Eating a salad is a great way to have a healthy lunch, but a not-so-great way to stay full throughout the day. In this episode of Lunch Worth Eating, Lisa Lavery shares tips for making fresh, filling, and satisfying midday meals that you can feel good about. (And here's that pumpkin seed granola recipe she mentions.)
Easy Crab Cakes
Crab cakes are so often disappointing -- mushy or gummy, full of starchy filler. But these easy cakes are full of beautiful lump crabmeat, and a light panko coating ensures they fry up crispy and golden brown. Bright, lemony aioli makes a piquant counterpart to the sweet, sweet crab.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy