Shannon Maurer

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The 25 Most Popular Healthy Recipes on Pinterest

Repin 'em now, make 'em later.<p><i>By Lizzie Fuhr for POPSUGAR Fitness</i><p>If you spend hours scouring Pinterest for the most delicious healthy recipes out there, it's time to spend some time checking out the following delicious dinners—each of these healthy meals have been pinned thousands of times!<p>Whether …

The 30-Day Bikini Body Meal Plan

Eat healthy, slim down, and prep for a tropical beach getaway with 30 days of delicious and healthy weight loss meal plans<p>Even if you have little time to cook, a buzzing social life, or a weakness for ice cream, this weight loss meal plan can help you drop pounds fast. With 1,500 balanced calories …

5 Moves for Toned Arms and Shoulders

Five moves to firm your upper bod<p>It may not feel that way just yet, but spring is right around the corner—and that means short sleeves, bathing suits, and generally showing off those glorious shoulders of yours. This five-move circuit contours your arm and shoulder muscles for a sexy …

5 Intense YA Books For Creepsters, Apocalypse-Lovers, And Other Weirdos

Forgive me, gentle readers, as it's been a while since my last reading roundup. The thing is, I've been busy with many, many things (including reading -- and interviewing authors, as you may have noticed!), and thus book recommendations have fallen by the wayside.<p>To make up for it, today I have …

Colleen Oakes' New Trilogy Retells "Alice In Wonderland" From the Queen's Point Of View

I just finished reading "Queen of Hearts: The Crown," due out this Friday (of course), and was tickled to have a chance to talk with author Colleen Oakes about her delightful "Alice in Wonderland" retelling, which explores the story from a rather new point of view. We've seen dozens of Alices over …

Why Do Dudes Insist On Talking About My Boobs?

It can start innocently. A tap on the shoulder, a crooked smile. Maybe an invitation to buy me a drink. and then, we get down to business: “So, how big are your boobs?”<p>Look, I’m used to getting unsolicited comments about my body. My waist should be this small. My hair should be that color. I should …

5 YA Fantasy Picks For The Holidays (Or Whenever)

Speaking of the war on Christmas, it has come to my attention that some people are in need of present purchasing recommendations, and when it comes to books, I am always happy to oblige. (So is your local independent bookstore, which will be more than happy to offer personalized recommendations!)<p>In …

3D-printed regenerative shoes developed by British designer

Self-repairing trainers that are 3D-printed from biological cells could be a reality by 2050<p>A British designer has come up with a concept for a pair of running shoes that can be 3D-printed from synthetic biological material and repair themselves overnight.<p>London designer and researcher Shamees Aden …

5 Mascara Tricks to Make Your Eyes Look Even More Amazing

You won't believe your eyes when you see what these simple tweaks can do<p><i>By Shannon Farrell for Daily Makeover</i><p>Most women we know won’t leave the house without mascara, and it’s easy to see why. Mascara is the one product that instantly makes you look more put together, more awake, more alive. But …

If You Had A Million Dollars To Spend On Traveling, Where Would You Go?

One of my favourite games to play with another person is The Lottery Game. You've probably played it. The rules are as such;<p>You win £1m on the lottery. It's always a nice, round £1m.<br>• You have to spend it.<p>That's it. Then you and the other person break up the million pounds and describe what you'll …

Becoming Batman: How Martial Arts And Powerlifting Made Me Appreciate My Body In Ways I Never Thought I Would

When I was five years old, I wanted to be Batman. Soon, I informed the adults in my life of my chosen vocation.<p>"Ha, ha!" most of them said. "How cute! You mean you want to be Batgirl!"<p>Excuse me. Did I stutter?<p>Maybe I did, actually. I was five years old, remember. But the possible literal stutter is …

UNPOPULAR OPINION: All This Sneering At Flavored Vodkas Is Just Thinly Veiled Misogyny

You know, I'm not a fan of binaries. But the way I see it, there are two types of alcohol drinkers in this world: the Ron Swansons and the Leslie Knopes.<p>For those of you who don't watch "Parks and Rec" (and I'm so sorry for your loss), Ron Swansons are people who like a scotch old enough to order …

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25 Totally Acceptable Ways To Respond To Catcallers

Yesterday I was taking an early morning walk around my neighborhood before work. It was still pretty dark out, and as I shuffled groggily past a gas station a guy got out of his car and whistled at me. “Hey sweetie! Where you going?” he said. I kept my head down and kept walking. “Where you …

The Columbine Effect: Why Five Supposedly Sinister Teen Pastimes Are Actually Kind Of Healthy

I don't care how those prissy blond J.Crew-rollneck-wearing sweater girls remember it; high school just sucked. I'm pretty sure it sucked for everyone, too, no matter how close you sat to the cool kids at lunch, or what size bra you wore, or how much (or how little) adoration your parents heaped …

Panko-Style Crusted Tofu and Vegetables

1. To make Coating: Place puffed rice in resealable plastic bag. Seal, and roll with rolling pin until broken up. Transfer to bowl, stir in oil and …

Recipes

Chipotle Mac & Cheese With Roasted Brussel Sprouts | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

~ If you forgot to soak the cashews, have no fear. You can boil them for the same creamy effect, and still have this on the table in 30 minutes. Just …

Ranch Salad With Buffalo Tempeh | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Tear the tempeh into bite-sized pieces and place in a large stainless steel pan. Cover with water (see note above), cover and bring to a boil. Let …

Roasted Red Pepper Mac & Cheese – VIDEO | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Preheat a 2 quart sauce pot over medium heat. Saute onions in oil with a pinch of salt for 5 to 7 minutes, until onions are translucent. Add garlic …

Be Honest, Do You Get Hangry?

Hunger-induced rage is sweeping the country—here’s how to deal<p>Food swings. Hanger. Temporary insanity. Call it what you want, but this is a problem plaguing women across America: 61 percent of women admit to getting “hangry,” according to a new national survey by Adora Calcium. (For the …

Easy Low-Carb Fish Tacos

Burgers and hot dogs are all well and good, but fish tacos are (nutritionally) exceptional!<p>Burgers and hot dogs are all well and good, but fish tacos are (nutritionally) exceptional!<p><b>DAYS UNTIL THE WEDDING: 58</b>Calendar be damned, summer's here: 75-degree temps and 14+ hours of sunlight put me in the …

Penne with Spicy Lamb Sauce

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: Pantry pasta, to save the day.</i><p>Some nights, the ones that most often follow busy days, require meals that emerge from pantry ingredients. On those nights, pasta is …

The 7 Best Vegetarian Thanksgiving Recipes

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.<p>For all of you out there struggling with what to put on the turkey day table that's not turkey, I put together a list of …