April Acevedo

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Recreating Grandma Minnie's Mountains of Italian Christmas Cookies

Everyone has foods that take them on mental journeys. The best thing of all is that there is room at the table for them all.<p>These six cookies bring me back to Worcester, Massachusetts, circa 1988, with Duraflame logs in the fireplace and Mitch Miller booming from the turntable. Velour couches, …

Red Velvet Brownies So Festive That They Need No Decoration

Out of all the edible gifts, red velvet brownies might be the most festive and universally appreciated. We're partial to this recipe from <b>Christmas Cookie Swap!</b>, which includes a rich cream cheese frosting and curls of white chocolate that give the brownies the look of a present tied up with a …

Flexitarianism predicted as key food trend for 2017

We all know that eating less meat is good for the planet and good for our health, and it seems more and more of us are consciously making an effort …

The Netflix Travel Documentaries You Need to Watch Now

Sometimes a spot of television is all that's needed to help stoke even the most dormant of wanderlust.<p>While Netflix, the popular video-streaming …

Travel

5 Recipes For Nights When You Think You Have No Time to Make Dinner

Take-out doesn't hold a candle to these recipes<p>Sometimes I scroll through a recipe and just shake my head. <i>Who actually has the time or patience to make that?</i> Most nights, I want dinner now. Like: I want to walk through the door and have it greeting me on my kitchen counter. Instead, I often find …

How To Watch All the TV You Want Without Paying a Cable Bill

Originally published by Money<p>The notion of getting all the video entertainment you want without paying a massive cable bill—a.k.a. cord cutting—has …

Survey Says Americans Are Getting Stressed By The Elections

At some point everyone, regardless of party affiliation or lack thereof, wants to bail from a presidential election. Okay, that's a hunch, but it's borne out, at least in part (caveats aplenty), in an online survey by the American Psychological Association.<p>Fifty-two percent of American adults tell …

Consumer Behavior

16 daily habits that are easy to practice and can significantly improve your life

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person.<p>The best part is, each one takes only about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our favorites:<p>1. …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s one-pot wonders – recipes

There’s a very good reason our ancestors cooked meat and grain in the same pot: the combination is comforting, filling and mouth-watering<p>The combination of meat and grain is an ancient tradition. Such one-pot wonders have been simmering away for centuries, not least for reasons of necessity and …

Food

17 restaurants you must eat at before you die

Your Comprehensive Guide to Probiotics

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Here’s A Super-Effective Workout Method For Losing Weight

Fitness expert Mike Donavanik, C.S.C.S, says that there are two problems with many workout routines: They burn you out too quickly and they’re</i> …

Workouts

The 100 best teen movies – how many have you seen?

Our teenage years may be full of moments we'd rather forget, but these are the hundred classic teenage movies we'll always remember. Click away to …

Comedy Movies

According To Science This Is The One Exercise You Need To Burn Belly Fat

Whether you are a every-day-gym-bunny or a once-a-week-wonder, you will know that there are some areas that are harder to tone and shift weight from …

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 June 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>May 25, 2018<p>Age: 33 Occupation: Head of Supply Chain at My Food Bag What’s your morning routine? Hit “snooze” once (or …

8 Foods You Should Eat Every Day

<b>Spinach</b><p>It may be green and leafy, but spinach is no nutritional wallflower, and you know from reading Eat This, Not That!. This noted muscle builder …

Healthy Eating

7 Foods to Eat for Gorgeous Hair and Flawless Skin

Some people are just born with flowing healthy hair (a la shampoo commercials) or that spot-free glowing skin we covet. But we mere mortals are just making sure we’re avoiding haircare and skincare problems and are actually starting to learn how to stay healthy from the inside out. Thankfully, …

Nutrition

23 Hearty Vegetarian Dinners

When I first started getting a CSA box, I was overwhelmed by all the vegetables I was getting every week. There seemed to only be so many ways to …

KFC recipe challenge: Kitchen puts the 11 herbs and spices to the test

Reporters didn't taste much of a difference between Kentucky Fried Chicken, right, and the fried chicken, left, on wire rack.<p><b>It is one of the most</b> …

Recipes

A Quick, Tasty Veggie Bowl That’s Incredibly Easy to Make

The microwave is calling. It’s 6:00, maybe 7:00 p.m., work finally finished, and the exhaustion is just setting in. There aren’t many who would be motivated to whip up a culinary masterpiece after a long day at the grind, let alone curate a gorgeous plate. Alas, cooking during the week, and on the …

Carrot Cake Cheesecake from Duncan Hines® Recipe

"A scrumptious Carrot Cake Cheesecake with the added sweetness of pineapple frosting."<p>Ingredients<p>Carrot Cake:<p>1 (21.4 ounce) box Duncan Hines® Classic …

This Is Why Frozen Fruits Should Be Your New Best Friend

Get the most out of your produce.<p><i>As part of HuffPost's “</i><i>Reclaim</i><i>” project, HuffPost Taste will focus the entire month of July on simple ways you can reduce food waste in your own home.</i><p>Summer is the best time to become well acquainted with your freezer. And no, we don't mean for sticking your head in …

See Jennifer Lopez's stereotype-smashing 'Ain't Your Mama' video

Jennifer Lopez’s boy-banishing single, “Ain’t Your Mama,” now has a video to match.<p>Released Friday, the visual finds the pop star smashing various …

Rice Pudding

For many of us, rice pudding evokes comfort as well as indulgence. This version is creamy and nostalgic and takes very little work. Traditionally, …

Recipes

Orphan Black Science Recap: “The Collapse of Nature”

Beth (TATIANA MASLANY)<p><i>Welcome to our</i> Orphan Black <i>science recaps, where Casey, a graduate student in genetics and developmental biology, and Nina, a</i> …

Mexican Cornbread Salad Recipe

"This south-of-the-border cornbread salad is made with Mexican-inspired ingredients and is perfect for any summer barbeque."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (8.5 ounce) …

Time and PBS Partner for Two-Part 'Year in Space' Special

Time Inc. and PBS are partnering on a two-part series, documenting the journey of astronaut Scott Kelly. The first episode of which will air on March …

Space Science

Most threats to humans come from science and technology, warns Hawking

Speaking ahead of his BBC Reith Lecture on black holes, Stephen Hawking discusses the danger inherent in progress and the chances of disaster on Earth<p>The human race faces one its most dangerous centuries yet as progress in science and technology becomes an ever greater threat to our existence, …

Stephen Hawking

End of the 'test tube baby' as new technique allows IVF fertilisation in womb

Doctors harvest eggs and sperm then replace them in a small capsule where they can fertilise in the womb using the mother's own fluids to help conception<p>The end of the ‘test tube baby’ could be in sight after British doctors launched a new form IVF which allows conception to take place in the womb, …

The Dallas Stars have lost momentum heading into their game against the Kings

After leading the<p>Central Divisionand theWestern Conferencefor much of this season, theDallas Starshave a new and less pleasant vantage point.<p>On Dec. 28, Dallas led the division with a 27-7-3 record and 57 points, and the<p>Chicago Blackhawkswere a seemingly distant fourth at 20-13-4 for 44 points. The …