Alison Krueger

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I Drank This Much Apple Cider Vinegar Every Day And Lost Weight Fast

There’s a crybaby in your gut. It’s called ghrelin, otherwise known as the “I’m hungry” hormone. When your stomach is empty — or thinks it is — it …

Nutrition

22 Farm-tastic Decorating Ideas Inspired by HGTV Host Joanna Gaines

Even if country chic isn't the first phrase you'd use to describe your decor taste, we're guessing you've sat spellbound through at least one episode of HGTV's <b>Fixer Upper</b>. And while the on-air chemistry between hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines may be what initially draws you in, it's the breathtaking …

Cut Major Carbs With 11 Veggie Noodle Recipes

Swapping out noodles for veggies is all the rage for good reason! It's an easy technique to cut carbs and bring more nutrition to your plate. Whether you prefer zucchini, spaghetti squash, carrots, or even cauliflower, there's a veggie-filled recipe on this list that you'll enjoy.

8 Delicious Sandwiches Designed to Survive in a Lunch Bag

1<p>Ratatouille and Goat Cheese Sandwich<p>In this handheld riff on the French classic, a crunchy baguette is filled with creamy goat cheese and a pile of …

10 One-Pot Recipes to Make Before Summer Ends

As we’re counting down the precious days of summer, the last thing we want to be doing is washing dishes. Now’s the time to maximize our time with friends, summer projects and yes, even our Netflix queue. But we also take dinnertime very seriously, so even those simple recipes better be delicious …

The Eclectic Interior Style You Dream About

This assorted interior is owned and designed by The Playing Circle, an Amsterdam interior design firm that rents out its swanky, self-designed spaces …

60+ Healthy Lunches That Help You Lose Weight

Cooking and packing up a quality healthy lunch is a good idea for so many reasons. Whether or not you're trying to lose weight, bringing your own lunch to work keeps you in charge of the ingredients that fuel your body and helps you perform at your best both at work and in the gym. Regardless of …

Our Best Advice This Year on Sharing Your Home With Pets

Pets not only improve the look of our homes (a cute cat or dog curled up on a couch is always a great accessory!) they make our homes more enjoyable. …

Pets

Why You Don't Need a lot of Money to Travel

<i>Note: Since I originally wrote this article, I have booked a flight from Dallas to Dubai for 300 bucks using a resource mentioned below.</i><p>I often hear people say the reason they don't travel as much as they would like is because "it's too expensive."<p>Hearing this gets me excited because:<p>A) Challenges …

Flying

17 Yummy Bite-Sized Appetizer Recipes for Your NYE Party

Drinks are definitely half the hype for any good NYE shindig, and we venture to say that appetizers are the other half. You can guarantee that some guests will have a glass in their hand all night long, which doesn’t leave much room for carrying around a plate. That means there’s only one place to …

Cooking

Renters Guide: Design Tricks That Won't Break The Lease

When I’m not at work or socializing with friends, I’m probably watching my favorite home and decor television network. If you’re anything like me, these shows inspire you to make your curb more appealing or give your space a little upgrade. So you put on your jacket and head out to the nearest home …

Vegetarian Dinner Recipe: Greens and Beans Veggie Burger, Seriously Delish Cookbook

1. Heat a large skillet over medium-low heat and add bacon. Cook it until crispy and fat is rendered, then remove bacon with a slotted spoon and let it drain on a paper towel. To the same skillet, add spinach and garlic and stir to coat it in bacon grease. Cook until spinach is wilted, 5 minutes. …

Healthy French Toast? OH YEAH

We didn't even skimp on the syrup.<p>Each month, your favorite dishes get a healthy and delectable do-over with tips from Keri Glassman, R.D. What makes this version of your favorite brunch staple such an upgrade? For one, the vanilla: A magic baking weapon, vanilla extract lends deep flavor without a …

5 Healthy, Warm Salads to Enjoy All Winter

Some of the most common New Year's Resolutions are to eat better, lose weight, focus on health, and improve a junk food-rich diet. What better way to …

Healthy Eating

Why This Outdoor Space Is Just As Cool As You Think It Is

For the last several months I've had the image above saved on my computer. When I first came across it, I had one of those, "I want to go to there" …

Outdoor Spaces

Wood Pallet Table DIY

For our six month (of dating) anniversary, my boyfriend got me a power drill and saw. I'm not sure what it says about me that this was, to me, THE …

Plant-based gel can stop traumatic bleeding in seconds

When bleeding from a traumatic injury begins, time is of the essence. VetiGel, a new plant-based gel that can be applied either to skin or soft organs, halts bleeding rapidly and could thus save lives on the battlefield and elsewhere. For now, it's starting to roll out to veterinary clinics.<p>Joe …

The Best Fall Salad for Weight Loss

Your taste buds—and your waistline—will thank you.<p>Summer gets all of the credit for having great salad-ready produce, but there are plenty of fall fruits and veggies that arepacked with nutrients and taste great, too. This turkey and fall vegetable salad from Michael Stebner, the director of …

Opinion

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The Best New Way to Bring Your Lunch

I’ll admit it—my workday lunches can get pretty boring. I always think I’m going to finally make use of all those delicious recipes I’ve been pinning …

Chopped Taco Mason Jar Salad

<i>Get instant access to my mason jar salad recipe e-cookbook here! I share 19 of my best mason jar salads along with tips, tricks, and tutorial.</i><p>I eat …

17 Make-Ahead Lunch Recipes to Get You Through the Work Week

There’s nothing worse than being stuck in a lunch rut. Whether you’re growing tired of your go-to sandwich or feel a restlessness with the nearby salad bar, a lackluster midday meal can throw your whole afternoon into a funk. It’s time to say goodbye to boring lunches and hello to satisfying, …

Healthy Eating

How to Pack a Jar Salad

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Another -- and arguably the best -- use for your mason jar.</i><p>Last week, I spilled a jar …

The 16 Best Snacks To Eat At Your Desk

"If you eat high fat, high sugar meals and snacks you will be sleepy and have low energy overall," says Lisa De Fazio, a healthy lifestyle expert and registered dietitian. "High fat foods take more work to digest. Candy causes sugar to spike in your blood stream then crash, and you also may have an …

Your Lunch DIY, On The Cheap

Illustrated by Ly Ngo.<p><i>This article was originally published on Nov. 12.</i><p>There is nothing more depressing than facing your monthly credit-card bill and …

jar lunch: deconstructed sushi

I want to introduce a new feature on the blog: <b>the Jar Lunch!</b> It’s like a bag lunch or a bento lunch, but the next big thing is lunch packed in a good …

Edamame Avocado Salad Sandwich | Edamame Salad Recipe

1. Place edamame in a food processor or blender. Pulse a few times to chop up the edamame, you don't want a puree. Scrape the edamame into a medium …

Food