Ana Lopez

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How to Stop Caring What People Think of You

How many people do you know who are unaffected by praise or blame? That isn’t human, we say. Human means that you have to be a little monkey, so …

Self-help

28 Animal GIFs Guaranteed To Make Your Worries Disappear

Consider them therapy gifs.

Got Chicken? Make These 13 Chicken Pasta Recipes

<i>Pictured: Pad Kee Mao (Spicy Ground Chicken and Rice Noodles) recipe from CHOW</i>Like eating dessert before dinner and double dipping when no one’s …

Cooking

This Golden Retriever Totally Failing To Catch Food Is The Cutest Thing Ever

Depth perception let him down.<p>Fritz's owner wrote on YouTube that he intercepts the food and Fritz just gets a little bit, and that they only play catch once a week. "The rest of the time he eats healthy dog food and exercises to maintain his manly physique," he said.

Gun Dog Training Tips: How to Teach a Dog to Stay

There was a good question asked on the message board from dovehunter2, and some good advice was given – along with some stuff I don’t exactly agree …

Sichuan Chili Oil Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> You can use this chili oil as a condiment on just about any Asian food: Mix it …

Recipes

Quesadilla Recipes That Go Way Beyond Cheese

When it comes to easy recipes to make at home, the cheese quesadilla wins the prize for being one of the simplest. For many of us, it was one of the first meals we learned to make on our own -- that and a plate of eggs. It's simplicity is one of the reasons people wrongly think they don't need a …

The Only Brownie Recipe You Will Ever Need

There is one dish that no one can resist: chewy, chocolatey brownies. Add ice cream and caramel sauce and you have an insanely delicious treat made …

Recipes

Splurge or Save: 10 Kitchen Essentials for Your First Home

Whether you’re graduating from the dorm to your first apartment, creating a wedding registry or looking to upgrade your kitchenwares, this collection is for you. We’ve rounded up 10 must-have kitchen items with two options for each: one splurge and one budget-friendly alternative. That way you can …

Extreme Sports

Snooze foods: Eat these, sleep better!

Suffering from sleepless nights is not uncommon in today’s day and age where stress rules our lives. No matter how much we try, most of us suffer …

Grown-Up Mac and Cheese

5 Delicious Dinners To Make On A Weeknight

One well-planned trip to the grocery store makes weeknight cooking so much easier.<p>We created five original recipes that are simple, delicious, and perfect for busy weeknights. Use the grocery list below to make the five dinner recipes in this post over the course of a week in whatever order you …

Quick and Easy Healthy Chicken Recipes

If you are looking for some new quick and easy healthy chicken recipes to prepare, I've got something delicious that I would love to share with you. …

Deepak Chopra's Guided Meditation for Deep Sleep

New research shows mindfulness meditation is a powerful antidote to insomnia. Deepak Chopra leads you to restful sleep in this bedtime video.<p>157<p>SHARES<p>…

How To Sleep Better: 15 Stretches For A Good Night's Rest

You're overcompensating in the bedroom and you don't even know it.<p>Whether you revert to a fetal position or just throw your arm over your head, the …

Sleep

Cotton-soft cheesecake recipe

Master baker Dominique Ansel shares a complicated, but delicious, recipe for delicate individual cheesecakes<p>I love making this recipe . . . it’s cheesecake for people who don’t usually like cheesecake.<p><b>TIME</b><br>2 hours<p><b>MAKES</b><br>10 individual 3-inch (7.5 cm) cheesecakes or 1 large 8-inch (20 cm) …

Baking

6 GENIUS Tricks to a Closer Wax or Shave

Upgrade your shave-grow-repeat routine with these insider secrets for nixing stray hairs—anywhere (seriously, anywhere) they may crop up!<p><b>Exfoliate before shaving.</b><br>Wait: Doesn't shaving slough for you? Thing is, not exfoliating pre-shave means "you run the risk of dead cells clogging your razor, so …

Google flight search is the tool you should've been using all along

If you haven't been using Google's flight search tool, now's the time.<p>Google Flights — which is built on an immense database of air travel …

Spike Your Sweets With Boozy Baileys Brownies

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, folks. And guess what? We’re about to (sham)rock your world with layered boozy brownies… spiked with Baileys! Say what now? Read on for the recipe.<p><b>INGREDIENTS:</b><p>4 sticks salted butter, softened<br>• 10 ounces bittersweet chocolate chips<br>• 2 cups granulated sugar<br>• 4 …

Dessert

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

Nutella Popcorn Puppy Chow Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This dressed up snack food is so, so ready for a party table -- but definitely …

Dessert

How to Make Waffle Doughnuts

The newest doughnut craze sweeping the nation has blogger Cindy Ensley of Hungry Girl por Vida reaching for her waffle iron to make delicious glazed …

Breakfast

Beyond the Cronut: 15 Frankenpastries to Make at Home

Cupcakes are old news. The newest sugary sensation to sweep our fair city is the Cronut -- the croissant-doughnut hybrid created by Dominque Ansel at his SoHo bakery last month. With production of the pastry limited to 300 a day, Cronut mania has created long lines and even given rise to a seedy …

Baking

Slow Cooker Coconut Hot Chocolate

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i> Leave a review »<p>Thick and Creamy Crockpot Coconut Hot Chocolate<p><b>Yield:</b> serves 8-12, can easily be cut in half, doubled,</b> …

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 …