Silky Leek Soup

This Jan. 2018 photo shows Silky Leek Soup in New York. This dish is from a recipe by Katie Workman. ( Laura Agra via AP)

No matter how many dazzling things we have the good fortune to eat in our lives, we often remember the simplest meals with as much power and affection as the fanciest. A humble, pureed vegetable soup is among those particular pleasures. Also, Proustian prose aside, if you’re feeling lazy, you can get from a few ingredients to deliciousness in no time.

Healthy, easy to cook fish

This Jan. 31, 2018 photo shows cod with zucchini and pomegranate in Bethesda, Md. This dish is from a recipe by Melissa d'Arabian. (Melissa d'Arabian via AP)

The health benefits of eating fish two or three times a week are well-documented. So, as a mom of four kiddos, I’m always looking for creative ways to add fish into our weekly menu.

3 ingredients create a luxurious lettuce salad

This Feb. 14, 2018 photo provided by Elizabeth Karmel shows her three-ingredient Luxurious Lettuce Salad, in Amagansett, N.Y. This salad is deceptively simple but relies on the absolute best ingredients for it to be a success. That is, fresh butter lettuce, fleur de sel sea salt, and your favorite first-press extra-virgin olive oil. (AP Photo/Elizabeth Karmel)

How often have you tossed the dinner salad? And, I am not talking about tossing it with dressing!

Slow-Cooked Pork Roast

This January 2018 photo shows slow cooked pork roast in New York. This dish is from a recipe by Katie Workman. (Carrie Crow via AP)

Slowly cooking a big hunk of tough, inexpensive meat isn’t just the best way to cook this cut of meat. It’s really the only way.

Can a healthier angel food cake still have flavor?

This Jan. 31, 2018 photo shows a lemon and vanilla bean angel food cake in Bethesda, Md. This dish is from a recipe by Melissa d'Arabian. (Melissa d'Arabian via AP)

Is there anything dreamier than the tender crumb of a light-as-air angel food cake? I’ve loved angel food cake ever since I first tasted it as a child. It reminded me of cotton candy. No wonder: angel food cake is essentially a fluffy blend of a super-sugary meringue laced with just enough flour to give it a little structure. In other words, there was very little to get in the way of the pure-sugar flavor that my childhood palate adored!

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