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Posted on November 19, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

The Best Bacon Appetizers

The Best Bacon Appetizers

Bacon makes everything better…appetizers included! Here’s our top 6 picks to for your next bacon-laden soiree. Strawberry Balsamic Grilled Chicken And Bacon Quesadillas By Closet Cooking The Elegant Hors D’oeuvre’s Bacon-Wrapped Water Chestnuts By Food52 Lulu’s Edamame Bruschetta By Lulu Powers JalapeƱo Poppers With Goat Cheese And Bacon By Food Republic Bacon-Wrapped Potato Bites With….read story


Posted on October 30, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

Candy Cornucopia

Candy Corn-u-copia

HAPPY CANDY CORN DAY!!! Candy corn – a *huge* favorite at Foodily HQ. From simple to sublime, don’t let the day end without making one of these treats! Candy Corn Parfait by Baked Bree Candy Corn Oreo Bark by My Baking Addiction Chocolate Candy Corn Truffles by Sunset Invisible Pops by Martha Stewart Shortbread Candy….read story


Posted on October 23, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

The Top Edible Spiders

10 Best Spiders to Eat

Is your house spooky enough for Halloween? One of these spider-like recipes will help set the mood for any Halloween party. Enjoy! Skinny Chocolate Spiders by Dashing Dish Spooky Spider Cupcakes by Skinny Taste Spooky Ice Cream Spider by Lauren’s Latest Serious Chocolate: Rice Krispie Spider Treats by Serious Eats Spider Web Chocolate Fudge Muffins….read story


Posted on October 10, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

What’s Trending with Pumpkins

What's Trending with Pumpkins

If you’re embracing Fall and all it has to offer, you’re deep into cooking with pumpkin. Get inspired by your fellow Foodilies and see what they’re cooking this October. What’s your favorite pumpkin recipe? Share it using Foodily Originals. Pumpkin Mac N Cheese by The Naptime Chef Roasted Butternut Pumpkin Soup by Veggie Num Num….read story


Posted on October 9, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

8 Creative Ways To Use Tofu

8 Creative Ways To Use Tofu

With close to 5000 tofu recipes on Foodily, it’s safe to say that tofu has entered the mainstream of American food. We see tofu popping up in breakfast, lunch, dinner and snack recipes. Both sweet and savory, kid friendly and great dressed up, tofu is one of the most versatile proteins to work with. Enjoy….read story


Posted on September 25, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

Are We All Going Gluten-Free?

Are We All Going Gluten-Free?

The PhD of feeding your family It used to be that when it came to meal planning, parents considered questions like what’s in the pantry? What will my kids like and what do I have time to make? Perhaps what’s going bad in the produce drawer factored in? Then, along the way, peanut allergies and….read story


Posted on September 19, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

Not Your Mother’s White Rice

Not Your Mother's White Rice

There’s no reason your rice has the be the boring starch at the table. With some easy additions rice can be the stand out side dish, or vegetarian main course. All it takes is a little creativity and initiative. Rice dishes to inspire you: Mexican Green Rice by Naptime Chef Veggie Rice and Beans by….read story


Posted on September 11, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

Whoopie Pies Like You’ve Never Seen ‘Em

Whoopie Pies Like You've Never Seen 'Em

Call it a black moon, gob, black-and-white, bob, or “BFO” for Big Fat Oreo. Call it a cookie, pie, or cake. Or just call it delicious. Strawberry Lemonade Whoopie Pies by Bakers Royale Chocolate Marshmallow-Filled Whoopie Pies by Dinner With Julie Pumpkin Whoopie Pies by A Spicy Perspective Root Beer Float Whoopie Pies by Take….read story


Posted on September 9, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

For The Love Of Eggplant

For The Love Of Eggplant

As the data came in for top searches in August, #1 was (as always) chicken, but what skyrocketed up to the #2 position in the charts? EGGPLANT Yes friends, the oft neglected pretty purple veggie had everyone’s attention in August. Here’s a snapshot of what people were cooking. Roasted Eggplant With Miso Lime Dressing by….read story


Posted on September 3, 2013
by Hillary Mickell

Cooking with Quinoa

Cooking with Quinoa

Quinoa continues to rank as a top search on Foodily. The trend doesn’t seem to be declining – if anything, it’s getting ever more popular. Little Quinoa Patties by Epicurious Zesty Shrimp and Quinoa by Greatist Quinoa Fruit Salad by Cheeky Kitchen Wild Salmon With Basil Aioli And Quinoa by Family Fresh Cooking Berry Creamy….read story