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Winter Recipes: Lisa Lillien’s Sweet Spiced Apples

Lisa Lillien, also known as “Hungry Girl”, is a New York Times best-selling author and the creator of the Hungry Girl brand, especially the Website, Hungry-Girl.com, where she has over a million of subscribers obsessively awaiting her daily emails about … Continue reading

How Christmas is Celebrated Around the World

Christmas is celebrated around the world, but the way people observe this holiday varies widely from country to country. Some traditions are so unique, they become one of the defining characteristics of their respective nations. FriendsEAT has compiled a list … Continue reading

Chef’s Fall Recipe: Guy Cerina’s Tempura Atlantic Cod

Chef Guy Cerina is currently the executive chef for the neighborhood favorite, beer-centric restaurant/bar located right off of Times Square in Midtown Manhattan, The House of Brews. Guy has been an Executive Chef at several prestigious establishments over his long … Continue reading

A Healthy Spin on Pancakes

I kept reading about recipes for healthy pancakes on various websites. It is delicious, healthy, and gluten free! There are many varieties for this very simple recipes, but I chose the simplest. I used one ripe banana and mashed it into a … Continue reading

Chef’s Fall Recipe: Petros Kosmadakis’ Pork With Quinces

Born and raised in Crete, Chef Petros Kosmadakis, learned the secrets of the local cuisine at an early age at their own home, under the guidance of his grandmother. He went on to pursue his passion when he attended the … Continue reading

5 Unbelievably Vegan Foods

Living off a strict vegetarian diet is no rocket science to most vegans. But for those who have no 24/7 access to organic produce, they find refuge in processed food. And that’s one cause of dilemma for most vegans. Understanding … Continue reading

100 Foodies on Twitter

It is not only celebrity chefs, restaurateurs and food trucks that get all the glory. Foodies have invaded twitter with chatter of their favorite place to grab lobster mac and cheese, the latest episode of top chef and their love … Continue reading

Staying Skinny + Food Blogging (8 Tips to Make it Work)

I eat. A LOT! I write about food and wine, which means that I eat more than the average person. I have people ask me all the time how I stay skinny. I’m not “skinny-skinny”. I like to think I’m … Continue reading

Food Blogger Makes $9000 a Month Eating on Camera

Every evening around 8 p.m, several thousand viewers tune in to watch one of South Korea’s most popular food bloggers eat huge quantities of food online. (source) And, boy, does she eat. On one Sunday evening last month, a journalist … Continue reading

Recipe for Weekend Hercules Punch

A few weeks ago, a very bad storm hit New Jersey. It was a pretty bad storm, and I was stuck working from home all day. Luckily, by the time 5-o-clock came around, it was safe enough for me to … Continue reading

All-American Steak Hamburger Recipe

We all love an good old-fashioned American steak hamburger! Who doesn’t, right? So for our latest grilling recipe, we are sharing with you a recipe for just a good old school hamburger. All-American Steak Hamburger Recipe 1/2 cup Kraft Thick … Continue reading

The Ultimate Beer Cocktail for Super Bowl Sunday

For all the ladies who are non-traditional beer drinkers, learn to prepare the ultimate tailgate party with beer and Owl’s Brew, a tea crafted for creating mouth-watering cocktails. Mix Owl’s Brew with your boyfriends beer, and — voila! — a … Continue reading

How to Throw a Super Bowl Barbecue Party

Did you know that Superbowl Sunday is the biggest winter grilling day of the year? Yes, you heard me right! Grillers and barbecuers, it’s time to brave the cold and start those smokers and grills to produce some amazing foods … Continue reading

Winter Recipes: Lisa Lillien’s Spiced French Toast

The ‘Hungry Girl,’ Lisa Lillien, is the New York Times best-selling author behind the extremely successful blog, Hungry-Girl.com, where over millions of her subscribers await her free daily email service that both entertains and informs people around the world about … Continue reading

Winter Recipes: Lisa Lillien’s Choco-Berry Oatmeal

Lisa Lillien (a.k.a. Hungry Girl) is the genius behind Hungry-Girl.com, where her daily email service entertains and informs over a million of her subscribers on food and healthy living. She also has a weekly column on WeightWatchers.com, regular contributions to … Continue reading

Caprese Chicken Recipe by Small Chick Big Deals

I love anything Italian and basically anything caprese. Who doesn’t though, right? So, when I saw a different variation of caprese chicken, my boyfriend and I put our heads together and came up with this version. Super easy, quick and … Continue reading

Smoked Chicken Dumplings Recipe by Grilling with Rich

For this week’s grilling and barbecue featured recipe I am going to share with you a recipe that was extremely popular during my Memorial Day Weekend celebration: Smoked Chicken Dumplings Recipe: A Grilling with Rich Recipe. Besides the fact that … Continue reading

Interview with Kristin Bingham from Holy Cannoli Recipes

Kristin Bingham is the quirky genius behind the mouth-watering blog, Holy Cannoli Recipes. The blog is all about food, where Kristin shares recipes that she has tried, as well as some product reviews, too. What was your inspiration to start a … Continue reading

Interview with Robin LeBlanc from The Thirsty Wench

The Thirsty Wench is the successful blog where Robin LeBlanc talks about beer and most topics surrounding it. The blog also feature some reviews, event run-downs, helpful tips, and food recipes with beer as an ingredient. What was your inspiration to start … Continue reading

Pumpkin Hummus Recipe by Small Chick Big Deals

I love pumpkin, and I already made a roasted red pepper hummus, so I decided to try this Pumpkin Hummus. It was so simple to make, and was outstanding to eat. To prepare I measured out all of my ingredients. … Continue reading

Interview with Emily Arden Wells of Gastronomista

Gastronomista is a design website that focuses on the culture of food and drink. And the creative genius behind it is Emily Arden Wells. What was your inspiration to start a food blog? I started Gastronomista in 2009 with a dear friend … Continue reading

Candied Bacon Martini Recipe by Grilling with Rich

We all love candied bacon right? Who doesn’t? We all love to drink and have a good time right? Well if you answered these two questions with a YES then this recipe is for you and your friends to try … Continue reading

Interview with Sydney Kramer from The Crepes of Wrath

Sydney Kramer is the genius behind the blog, The Crepes of Wrath, where she shares interesting new recipes with a readership that wants to get out of their cooking rut and try something fun, without needing crazy ingredients or breaking the bank … Continue reading

Interview with Heather Blackmon from Better With Veggies

Better With Veggies is the food and fitness blog, where Heather Blackmon shares her approach to living an active life. She strives for balance wherever possible, enjoying foods with a heavy dose of veggies and workouts that make her smile! She want to … Continue reading

Interview with Michael Kiser from Good Beer Hunting

Michael Kiser is the legendary man behind Good Beer Hunting, a blog of how he crafts the story of beer around the world — not from the outside looking in, rather, from the center of the movement. Good Beer Hunting is … Continue reading

Interview with Emily Dingmann from A Nutritionist Eats

Emily Dingmann is the author and owner of the successful blog, A Nutritionist Eats, where she share (mostly) healthy recipes, tips for living a healthy life and new foods that everyone should get to try! A Nutritionist Eats is one of the finalists … Continue reading

Lyon’s Fourviere Gallo-Roman Museum

For those of  you who don’t yet know this about me, I majored in Art History at Rutgers. The original plan was to go into law, but stupid me took an Art History class and fell in love. What nobody … Continue reading

Interview with George Bryant from Civilized Caveman Cooking Creations

George Bryant is the man behind the blog Civilized Caveman Cooking Creations. Civilized Caveman Cooking is about creating recipes that are fun and nourishing for our bodies. George is a self taught chef who likes to break the rules and deliver mouth-watering … Continue reading

Perfect Flourless Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

I’m not normally a big baker but when I do have the opportunity I like to do it quick and simple. I’m attending my first cookie swap today and had to pre-bake 6 dozen cookies earlier this week. After days … Continue reading

Ling Cod Cooked En Papillote Style

Does your family have a favorite fish that they like to eat or one fish that they refuse to stray from? This is a fairly common occurrence. If you like Halibut, you should try Ling Cod. It is quite similar … Continue reading

FriendsEat 2013 Best Food Blogger Honorary Mentions

Embed this image on your site! Via: FriendsEAT You’ve already seen our list of the Best Food Bloggers for 2013. It was a tough decision with so many great blogs out there and these other noteworthy blogs came very close, … Continue reading

FriendsEat 2013 Best Food Blogger Winners

  Embed this image on your site! Via: FriendsEAT Every year, FriendsEAT chooses the most influential food bloggers for it’s Best Food Bloggers contest. This year our team has picked the winners after looking through over thousands of excellent food … Continue reading

High-Protein French Toast Recipe

Breakfast is one of my favorite meals of the day. I typically wake up starving and want nothing more than to dash into the kitchen to find something to eat. One of my guilty pleasures? French toast. It’s ridiculously easy … Continue reading

Grilled Chicken Quesadilla with Avocado and Red Onions Recipe

For this week’s grilling adventure, I put together another great easy grilling recipe idea — Grilled Chicken Quesadilla with Avocado and Red Onion. For this adventure, I really wanted to spice up the basic grilled chicken, so I figured that … Continue reading

Gertrude’s Restaurant in Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix

I love getting presents, especially from someone who has put so much thought into it. I know you do, too. And that’s how I felt when I visited the Gertrude’s Restaurant in Phoenix. My husband and I had the honor … Continue reading

The Fall Season is for Apple Cider Martini

The Fall makes me think of apples and fresh apple cider. So what’s a better time to have a mixed drink that incorporates apple cider than Fall? I found a delicious recipe online provided by Ultimat Vodka. Disclaimer: This recipe … Continue reading

Fall Recipes: Nicole Hunn’s Apple Brown Betty

Nicole Hunn is the genius behind the popular blog, Gluten-Free on a Shoestring. The extreme success of her blog led her to crossover from online media to print with her book series “Gluten-Free on a Shoestring,” which garnered features and mentions in … Continue reading

Honey Pistachio Crusted Smoked Lamb Rack Barbecue

For this week’s barbecue adventure and barbecue recipe, I was inspired by one of the categories at DC Safeway barbecue battle that was being judged and submitted. It was lamb. After seeing how amazing the lamb that was submitted by … Continue reading

Behold the Ingenuity of Coffee Ice Cube (with Icy Java Recipe)

Coffee is a significant part of households and offices everywhere. It’s also common to have left-over coffee in the container. Instead of leaving it to waste, why not save that coffee for an amazing beverage later? Now is the time … Continue reading

Healthy Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie is full of sugar and fat, but it also one of my favorite desserts and the most delicious winter food I know. So what if I could find a recipe that is made of all natural ingredients? Well, … Continue reading