Amanda H

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51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Breakfast

Irresistible Gnocchi Casserole

Gnocchi casserole couldn't be simpler. This comforting dinner is great for any weeknight, and we know the kids will love it!<p>You know, I think it’s pretty clear that I’m from the Midwest. I mean, based on the number of casseroles I make in a week, it’s pretty obvious.<p>You fancy Californians with your …

Cooking

6 Orgasmic Stretches for Tight Hips

Hello, sweet release.<p>Every time you sit down, you're actively shortening the muscles in your hips, which ultimately makes them feel stiff. Exercise that involves hinging at the hips (like spinning) can make this even worse.<p>Luckily, some simple-but-incredibly-satisfying stretches can relieve the …

Dessert Has Never Been Cuter Than These Teddy Bear Cookies

There is a certain criteria that baked goods have to meet to be considered awesome. They must be sweet -- that's an easy one. They can't be burned -- this one's a little trickier. And now, thanks to Japanese chef and blogger Maa Tamagosan, they have to be absolutely adorable, too. She has forever …

6 Common Mistakes People Make when Baking Brownies

Is there anything worst than a bad batch of brownies? Here are the biggest mistakes people make when baking brownies—plus how to avoid them.<p>When it comes to comfort food and our favorite desserts, brownies rank way up there. They're rich, decadent, sweet, and come with the added bonus of nostalgia. …

6 One-Pot Comfort Food Recipes by David Tanis

One big pot for one big night. Bring all your friends together for a relaxed evening of refined comfort food, with recipes from celebrated chef and author David Tanis.

16 Refreshing Lemonade Recipes You Need This Summer

Don't even think of using mix.<p>Summer may be almost over, but that just means you need to hang on to it a little harder. What better way to make summer last than with a glass of amazing homemade lemonade? It's like magic. Seriously. These 16 scrumptious lemonade recipes are exactly what you need to …

17 Crab Recipes For When You Want to ‘Treat Yourself’

These crab recipes are the best excuse we have for buying the really good stuff.<p><b>From soup to fritters to pasta</b> these are the recipes that make crab season worth the wait.

Seafood

5 Ways You Can Avoid Running Injury

There is nothing more upsetting to a runner than suffering an injury. Weeks, months, and even years of training and fitness can be jeopardized by a slip on the ice, a turn of the ankle, or a chronic overuse injury. As runners get closer to their goal race, a paranoia starts to build. Here are some …

11 Foods Nutritionists Always Keep in their Refrigerators

Add these to your grocery list, stat.

The No-Pushups-Necessary Arms Workout

Follow this five-move plan to sculpt sexy tank-top shoulders and arms.<p>Hate pushups? We hear you. While the pushup is a great exercise for your chest, back, shoulders, and arms, it’s not the only effective way to sculpt your upper body. In fact, even top trainers admit that this all-star exercise …

Study Looks at How Dangerous It Is to Exercise Too Hard

The latest insights into the scary consequences of overdoing it at the gym<p>Of course you know that exercise is absolutely vital to your health, but a growing body of research indicates that there might be a point at which it stops being beneficial—and starts increasing your odds of heart problems or …

4 Signs Your Liver is Crying Uncle

Another summer happy hour invite? Maybe you should stay home tonight...<p>Hey, we get it: Summer is the season of BBQs, rooftop parties, cookouts, music festivals, the BEACH, and so many other amazing excuses to crack open a cold one with friends. But overindulging too many weeks in a row can have …

Wellness

10 Random Things Runners Ponder While Pounding the Pavement

And you thought your dreams were where you did your best thinking. Think again.<p><i>This article was written by Emily Abbate and repurposed with permission from Fitbie.com.</i><p>Lacing up your sneakers and heading out the door for a run? Good for you! While the goal of your workout may be to boost your health …

4 Foods That Help Relieve Stress and Shrink Your Waistline

Reach for these instead of your typical comfort foods.<p>When you're stressed, you may start to hear the siren call of ice cream, French fries, and potato chips. But tempting as it may be to reach for these foods, there are better choices that will <i>actually</i> help relieve anxiety—and won't have a …

The BEST Way to Satisfy Cravings Without Going Overboard

It’s all about indulging the right way.<p>No matter how wholesome your typical meal may be, you’re bound to want a treat every now and then (and you should feel free to have one!). But how do you keep a craving from torpedoing your weight-loss efforts? By boosting the amount of healthy food you eat …

Cantaloupe and Black Pepper Granita

8 Servings<p>A grown-up shaved ice, with a welcome hit of spice from the pepper.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds cantaloupe, rind and seeds removed, coarsely chopped<p>½ cup sugar<p>¼ cup Muscat de Beaumes de Venise or other sweet dessert wine<p>¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, plus coarsely ground …

No-Bake Energy Bites Are The Little Healthy Snack Your World's Been Missing

Snackers, rejoice! The no-bake energy bite is everything you never knew was missing from your snack routine. Sure, the office vending machine will miss you, but you'll have confidently moved on.<p>This delightful treat is entirely customizable, portable and -- most importantly -- delectable. To craft …