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13 Desserts You Can Enjoy With (Almost) No Guilt

Lisa Kaler | Posted 05.04.2016 | Taste
Lisa Kaler

The long days and balmy nights of summer are quickly approaching, bringing with them a bit of guilt about our winter indulgences. But before you give up on sweets to prepare for your summer wardrobe, remember, life it too short to skip dessert! We've found some excellent, sweet tooth satisfying treats to help you welcome the warm weather with a big smile, a full belly, and very little guilt.


Randee Mia Berman | Posted 05.02.2016 | Religion
Randee Mia Berman

We Jews have always been wanderers. Taking road trips. Traipsing, trekking, and schlepping. Forced to leave many places. As Tevye says in Fiddler ...

Professor Mike Abrams: Reflections of An Illuminated Friendship

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 06.29.2015 | Education
Randee Mia Berman

I was always a 3M girl. I loved Mozart, martinis and macaroons. And then of course there's Mike. I met Mike Abrams as a studious Cornell freshman ...

McDonald's Serves Macarons. No They're Not Called 'McMacarons'

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.20.2015 | Taste

Macarons are a delightfully fancy dessert treat, typically sold at upscale patisseries in delicate packaging. While it's rare to find them outside of ...

Have an Eggcellent Easter!

Emma McQuiston | Posted 06.18.2014 | Style
Emma McQuiston

I love Easter! Spring has finally sprung, with sweet smells in the air, and sweet treats for us to savor. Here are my latest favorite things.

We Get It, Fashion Editors: You LOVE Macaron Cookies

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

If you didn't know that macarons are a thing in the fashion world, just take one look at Instagram. If there's anything fashion editors, designers...

Let Them Eat Macaroons!

Posted 05.31.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for May 31 is National Macaroon Day, only the most amazing holiday ever. While the origin of the macaroon is murky -- som...

Chocolate Chip Macaroon Cookies

Loren Brill | Posted 05.28.2013 | Taste
Loren Brill

These cookies are really delicious if you like coconut, and really fun because the texture is unlike anything else.

Accidental Locavore Top 6 Recipes From 2012

Anne Maxfield | Posted 01.04.2013 | Taste
Anne Maxfield

Here are the top recipes from 2012. Not surprising, the most popular were also seasonal, so you might have to wait a bit to try some of them. They're all easy and quick, too. What's your favorite or what will you resolve to try in 2013?

An Easy Holiday Cookie with Only 3 Ingredients (video)

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 02.11.2013 | Home
Rebecca Gerendasy

Pastry chef Mary O'Rourke of The Waffle Window in Portland, Oregon shares one of her favorite family holiday recipes, a cookie she used to help make a...

Chicago's Best Macarons -- And Where To Find Them

Posted 05.31.2012 | Chicago

Did you know that Thursday -- and each May 31 -- is National Macaroon Day? As Menuism points out, macarons -- which originated in France -- have be...

Celebrate National Macaroon Day

Menuism | Posted 07.30.2012 | Home

In hopes of sparking a revival of interest in macaroons, we encourage you to participate in celebrating National Macaroon Day at a local bakery.

Passover 2012: How I Stayed Connected Via Instagram (PHOTOS)

Ethan Klapper | Posted 06.09.2012 | Religion
Ethan Klapper

I've been on Instagram for months, but had never felt more engaged on this social network than during Passover.

The Best Coconut Macaroons

One For The Table | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
One For The Table

I have always been a fan of macaroons; almond, hazelnut, pistachio, and especially coconut. Through the years, I have made lots of versions of this c...

The Curious History Of Macarons, Macaroons And Macaroni

Slate Magazine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home

Parisian macarons, astute Slate readers have surely noticed, are everywhere—not only in French-style patisseries but also at such mainstream purveyo...

Afternoon Snack: Ladurée Opens in NYC

The Huffington Post | Brooke Bobb | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Ladurée Chairman David Holder (Photo by Bobby Doherty) Today, Ladurée, the famously Parisian chic patisserie, opened their first stateside stor...

Gérard Mulot: Macaroon Stories in Paris (VIDEO) | Posted 08.26.2011 | Arts

Tucked away in the arts district of Paris, is introduced to patissier Gérard Mulot who gives us a grand tour of his atelier in Saint-Germain...

Cinco de Mayo Booze, Tacos & Spicy Chocolate

Food52 | Posted 07.04.2011 | Home

11 fiesta-worthy tacos, cocktails and (of course) plenty of spicy chocolate for Cinco de Mayo. Fish Salpicon by merrill Michelada (aka Bloody Beer)...