Maura’s 6 Favorite Ideas of 2012
Our editors highlight what they deem the best ideas of the year on RealSimple.com. Here, Deputy Editor Maura Fritz shares her picks.
1. Ravioli With Brussels Sprouts and Bacon
I was one of those people who firmly believed that she didn’t like Brussels sprouts, even though she’d never tried Brussels sprouts. This recipe shook that belief. (Full disclosure: I am also one of those people who firmly believe that bacon makes anything taste better. I remain firm in it.) With its medley of textures and tastes—bacon, pecans, little slivers of Brussels sprouts—this dish is incredibly delicious. Good-looking enough to serve to company, but it comes together in minutes. A winner.
So maybe you can’t change your health overnight. But you can get a head start.