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Phoebe Lapine
Phoebe Lapine is a cookbook author, chef, culinary instructor, competitive French fry eater, and owner of one too many frilly aprons. She documents her healthy recipes, gluten-free finds, and snapshots of her professional cooking world on her award-winning blog Feed Me Phoebe. Phoebe is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post, Food & Wine, Food52, LearnVest and Shape Magazine, sharing healthy recipes and easy strategies for feeling good about your food. Her recipes, writing, and cookbook have also been featured in Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, Food & Wine, The New York Daily News, The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, O! Magazine, and Glamour.

Her first cookbook, In the Small Kitchen, was published by Harper Collins in May 2011, with a foreword by Ina Garten, who’s Food Network Show, The Barefoot Contessa, Phoebe has appeared on three times. In the Small Kitchen is now in its second printing.

Entries by Phoebe Lapine

7 Healthy Tex-Mex Ideas for Your Next Summer Fiesta

(1) Comments | Posted August 7, 2014 | 3:44 PM

Nothing lends itself to summer grilling better than a blow out buffet of all your favorite fiesta foods. But since it also happens to be bikini season, why not trade in the usual carne asada for a few taco fillings that are a little less, er, filling?

I've put together...

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7 Easy Vegetarian Recipes for Summer Grilling

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 11:28 AM

There are few occasions where being a vegetarian is particularly depressing, and most of them involve social gatherings around a grill. I don't know from experience of being one. But I have dealt with the annoyances of having to cook for one in less than ideal, carnivorous circumstances like the...

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7 Healthy Ways to Get Your Memorial Day Grill On

(0) Comments | Posted May 20, 2014 | 11:36 AM

Now that the Polar Vortex is a distant nightmare and the Farmer's Market has begun to show many signs of life, I'm finally ready to dust off my salad bowl and start preparing for summer. And now that Memorial Day is officially upon us, that can only mean one thing:...

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7 Healthier Southern Derby Day Dishes (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted April 29, 2014 | 2:51 PM

On the surface, Derby Day is a rather refined, white-gloved brimmed-hat affair. Well, until the bourbon starts flowing anyway.

But the food could also use a classy little makeover. You can make your white bread pimento cheese sandwiches as dainty as can be, but you're not adding...

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7 Recipes to Cook Sunday and Eat All Week Long

(0) Comments | Posted April 16, 2014 | 5:49 PM

Now that I'm in my late 20's, the cooking complaint I get most from my friends is that they can't find the time in their busy schedules to make it a daily habit. They have the skill set now, and the money to invest in tricking out their pantry. But...

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7 Healthier Versions of Your Favorite Takeout Dishes

(0) Comments | Posted March 24, 2014 | 12:38 PM

I'm just as prone as most people to the lure of Seamless web. Sure, convenience is 50 percent of the battle. But the other half is simply craving-related. I love me some pad thai and fried rice -- they just aren't things that are usually at the top of my...

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9 Clever & Delicious Best Picture Themed Oscar Dishes, 2014 Edition

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2014 | 2:07 PM

As you may remember from last year, Oscars Night is one of my favorite holidays. Stuffing your face with Somali pirate's booty popcorn and other pun-y delights while watching starlets parade (and fall) in their size 2 gowns is one of my favorite masochistic delights. This...

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The VDay Detox: 7 Healthy Weeknight Dinners for Two

(0) Comments | Posted February 21, 2014 | 4:24 PM

Sometimes it's our significant other that feeds our bad eating habits. Since Valentine's Day comes along so close to the New Year, I think it can be a nice to time to check-in and set intentions for your relationship. For those of you who add some sort of healthy eating...

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The 7 Best Cozy, Comforting Après-ski Dishes

(0) Comments | Posted February 7, 2014 | 2:29 PM

With the polar vortex sweeping in and out of the East Coast, at times my apartment has felt a little bit like a ski chalet. Now that President's Day is coming up, many of you will be venturing to the mountains and actually making that cozy cabin vibe a reality....

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The 8 Best Healthy Holiday Finger Foods

(0) Comments | Posted December 13, 2013 | 4:36 PM

Hors d'oeuvres are probably my favorite category of food. I remember from a very young age my ability at parties to find the door that all the cater waiters would come out of. Then I'd post-up right outside of it and attack, instead of chatting with all the...

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The 7 Best Vegetarian Thanksgiving Recipes

(2) Comments | Posted November 19, 2013 | 4:33 PM

For me, turkey is really just a vehicle for all the other delicious sides at the Thanksgiving table. And because of that, I think I'd be a happy camper at a vegetarian turkey day.

For all of you out there struggling with what to put on the turkey day...

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7 Best Gluten-Free Halloween Recipes

(0) Comments | Posted October 29, 2013 | 9:08 AM

Halloween doesn't need to be a frightful occasion for your gluten-free haunted housemates. There are plenty of fun ways to play up the holiday theme without resorting to Twix bars and cauldron cakes. These wheat-free treats are so delicious, you won't even need to trick your non-gluten-free friends into eating...

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The 7 Best Gluten-Free Tailgating Recipes

(1) Comments | Posted October 17, 2013 | 8:48 AM

Football season does not bring with it the most gluten-free friendly festivities. And I'm not just talking about the beer.

Whether you're in a bar or sitting on the back of a Uhaul, if you're preparing for a big Sunday game, in addition to a keg, there's most likely...

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The 5 Best One-Pot Vegetarian Dinners

(0) Comments | Posted October 4, 2013 | 6:58 AM

Whether you observe Meatless Monday or Vegan Before 6, it's nice to breakup the week by embracing a few plant-based meals. The nice thing about vegetarian cooking is that it's naturally quick-cooking. While most one-pot meat-based dishes take hours to slowly braise in the oven, you can get the same...

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The 9 Best Pintxos Bars in San Sebastian and What to Eat There

(1) Comments | Posted September 4, 2013 | 8:39 AM

San Sebastian has evolved into quite a food Mecca over the last 30 years. Together with the surrounding area, Spanish Basque country has the highest number of Michelin star restaurants in the world. But molecular gastronomy aside, it's really the down home pintxos bars -- the Basque equivalent of tapas...

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The Art of Cooking and Shopping for One

(7) Comments | Posted June 17, 2013 | 10:26 AM

As a food writer who's constantly testing recipes, I often struggle with my own wastefulness. Sure, I invite people over to partake in my creations whenever possible. But more often than not, it's just me. And then I face that same single gal dilemma that most of you do: how...

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Your Gluten-Free Mother's Day Brunch Menu

(0) Comments | Posted May 6, 2013 | 9:24 AM

There's no more thoughtful way to celebrate mom than with a homemade meal just for her.

Mother's Day brunch is an annual tradition, full of dainty tea sandwiches, decadent French toast, and muffins galore. So what's a wheat-free woman to do?

Whether or not it's mom herself or...

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The 5 Best Gluten-Free Flours and What to Do With Them

(3) Comments | Posted April 2, 2013 | 4:58 PM


When I was first diagnosed with my gluten allergy two years ago, I felt totally lost. My cabinets were jam packed with pasta and barley and flour. I was used to cooking naturally gluten-free -- meaning, I used fresh vegetables and grains (like quinoa)...

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7 Spring Break Recipes To Bring The Party To You

(2) Comments | Posted March 7, 2013 | 9:15 AM

March is the ideal time to pack-up shop and get away. Winter is supposed to be over, but somehow it feels like it's just getting worse. Unfortunately, some of us are no longer in a stage of life where taking a week off to drink tequila is acceptable or mandated...

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9 Best Picture Themed Recipes For Oscar Night

(1) Comments | Posted February 15, 2013 | 9:16 AM

Oscar night is one of my favorite holidays of the year. I love having friends over and feeding them fatty food while we watch starving people prance down the red carpet. But it's really the opportunity for delicious pun-y dishes like last year's Brie of Life that gets...

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