Anne Funkhouser

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“Spooky” Cinnamon Sugar Flour Tortilla Crisps Recipe

One of my mother’s favorite treats is to heat up a flour tortilla, rub a little butter over it, sprinkle it with sugar and cinnamon, roll it up, and …

What Cookbook Would You Buy For a First-Time Cook?

There are plenty of books out there for cooks who are just learning how to boil water—we get several of them sent to our office every month. But how many are actually worth a beginning cook's time, that teach without talking down? Sadly, just a few.<p>What cookbook would <i>you</i> give to a kid in college, …

Pizza Farms Actually Exist, And They're A Little Slice Of Heaven

What do you imagine when you hear the phrase "pizza farm?" A field of thin, crispy crusts? Tomato sauce lightly fading out to the horizon? Sprouts of mozzarella cheese randomly dotting the landscape? Light oil glistening in the sun?<p>You're probably imagining this!<p>Or this!<p>Or this!<p>It's okay, we all …

Olive Oil-Braised Vegetables

Put the olive oil, anchovy paste, chile flakes, sun-dried tomatoes, garlic, rosemary, and lemon slices in a 6-qt. Dutch oven. Place over medium-high …

The Green Smoothie Prescription

• <b>Author:</b> Victoria Boutenko<p>Raise a glass to your health!<p>Dark, leafy greens contain an astonishing abundance of nutrients, with enzymes, antioxidants, and minerals that hold extraordinary benefits for our mind and body. In The Green Smoothie Prescription, raw food pioneer and international bestselling …

Surf and Turf Gets a Maine Makeover

At Francine Bistro in Camden, Maine, chef Brian Hill is rethinking surf and turf.<p>At Francine Bistro in Camden, Maine, chef Brian Hill is rethinking …

13 Ways To Eat Homemade Pizza When You Don't Feel Like Making Dough

If you've got bread, cheese and tomato sauce on hand, you've got pizza potential. Yes, homemade pizza is <i>most</i> righteous with homemade dough and a crispy, thin crust that crackles when bitten into. But sometimes laziness, the need for instant gratification, or a combination of the two warrants bread …

How to Make Crispy, Golden Brown, Delicious Fried Foods

Crispy, golden brown, delicious fried foods are the best way to kick off a party, and–we promise!–they're easy to make once you've mastered the basics.<p><i>Crispy, golden brown, delicious fried foods are the best way to kick off a party, and—we promise!—they’re easy to make once you’ve mastered the</i> …

How to Make the Most of Your Slow Cooker

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Your weeknights just got infinitely better.</i> <i>Stay tuned for our collection all about slow cooking on Provisions this Thursday!</i><p>Weeknights weren’t made for …

Ghee Is The Ingredient Every Butter Lover Must Know About

Ghee is a special type of clarified butter that has been used for thousands of years in Indian recipes and Ayurveda. Despite its ancient history, ghee's been making a comeback and is viewed as a superfood by many.<p>Clarified butter is unsalted butter made primarily of butterfat. To make it, regular …

These Lunch Bowl Recipes Just Made Your Work Week Infinitely Better

The lunch slump -- it happens to all of us. Once you've eaten at every lunch spot around your office, and you've made every sandwich, soup and salad you can dream up, you're hit with a total loss of what to eat for your midday meal. Once it sets in, it's hard to shake. Nothing seems appetizing …

How to Meditate: A Beginner's Guide

Photo: Pond5<p>The word meditation can immediately conjure images of Buddhist monks in saffron robes or new-age beatniks in clouds of incense — which …

The New Habit Challenge: Meditate For 20 Minutes A Day

In an always-on, distraction-saturated world, is it feasible to sit still and do nothing for 20 minutes every day? We’ll certainly try.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story is part of 5 Habits Changes You Can Actually Make In 2015. Check out the full list here.</i><p>Just 20 minutes a day. That’s all the time it took …

Breath Practice Made Simple

Breath is your most accessible and portable tool to calm and center yourself. Breath techniques are ancient and are practiced world-wide in different …

How to Meditate When All The Other Techniques Don't Work

I suffered from GAD (Generalized Anxiety Disorder) for more than 7 years, and the worst part is that I’ve found out about it in the last year. I’ve …

How to Breathe

Your day is getting hectic, and you’re tired, or anxious, or distracted, or full of doubt.<p>You’re a bit lost, feeling without direction.<p>Take a …

Stop Waiting for Life to Change: How to Feel at Peace Now

<b>“Every day brings a choice: to practice stress or to practice peace.” ~Joan Borysenko</b><p>Humans are amazing creatures. We have so much potential to …

200 Key Sanskrit Yoga Terms

4.2K<p>SHARES<p><i>Excerpted with permission from the author: traditionalyogastudies.com. Copyright 1999 by Georg Feuerstein</i><p><b>Abhyasa</b>: practice; cf.</b> …

The Enlightenment Test

Marc Oromaner, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Enlightenment. The moment we consciously connect to eternal truth. It’s when we see through the veil of this …

Accessing High Frequency Energy With Your Pineal Gland

Pao L. Chang, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>If you want to be healthy at the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual level, you need to learn how to …

Learn How To Meditate In 8 Easy Steps

Brandon West, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Learning how to meditate is the most important thing that we can do while we are alive. It is our greatest asset …

Want to Be Happy? 5 Powerful Ways Meditation Can Make It Happen

The power of the quiet mind, and how to get it.What if you could enhance and improve your life not by another new technique or tips you get from the …

How to calm your brain and find peace during a busy day

The positive power of meditation has made the news once again. Research from Carnegie Mellon University states that practicing mindfulness meditation for 25 minutes per session for three consecutive days can alleviate psychological stress. An analysis of previous studies compiled earlier this year …

Are You Frustrated in the Search for True, Unconditional Love?

<b>“Your task is not to seek love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” ~Rumi</b><p>Have you ever …

When You Lack Focus & Direction: Stop Looking for Your Thing

<b>“More important than the quest for certainty is the quest for clarity.” ~Francois Gautier</b><p>Isn’t it funny—and annoying and brilliant—how often things …

Creativity

How To Meditate Without Meditating At All

Your meditation doesn't have to emulate the Buddha's 49-day retreat. Whether you think there's no time for a mindfulness meditation practice, or the concept of sitting in stillness is more daunting than restful, there are still ways to reap the benefits of the ancient art.<p>That's right -- you can …

11 All-Natural, Instant Energy Boosters

10 Of The Best Yoga Poses For Sleep

Sleep deprivation and stress can be a vicious cycle. We often have trouble falling sleep because we're worried and anxious, and in turn, the fact that we didn't get enough sleep makes us stressed the next day. According to a recent Huffington Post survey, sleep deprivation is a major source of …

The Week in Review: Value of Sleep

We blame it on laziness, too much socializing or a late bedtime, but there is also some science involved in why teens just can’t wake up in the …

Sleep