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These 12 slow cooker recipes are perfect for spring

Don't pack up that Crockpot just yet.<p>Slow cooking can and should be done all year round. You'll be glad to have this kitchen appliance when you want …

Cooking

This Tomato, Basil, & Mozzarella Chicken Is Literally To Die For

Keep it fresh for dinner!<p>2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts<p>Olive oil, to taste<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p>Garlic powder, to taste<p>Oregano, to taste<p>1 ball of fresh mozzarella<p>1 medium tomato<p>5 leaves of fresh basil<p>For the balsamic glaze:<p>1 cup inexpensive dark balsamic vinegar<p>⅓ cup honey<p>*Try your …

Hack Netflix with these add-ons and tricks

Supercharge your streaming<p>Part of Netflix's appeal is that it just works—whether you're on a phone, a tablet, or a smart TV, just fire up the streaming service and pick up where you left off. Dig a little deeper under Netflix's simple interface, though, and you'll find a number of ways to tweak and …

Fallopian tubes may have big role in ovarian cancer fight

Two thin tubes that connect the ovaries to the uterus have assumed an outsize role in the battle against ovarian cancer.<p>Research increasingly points to the likelihood that some of the most aggressive ovarian cancers originate in the fallopian tubes. Most doctors now believe there is little to lose …

Cancer

AT&T Debuts 'Call Protect' Service to Protect Against Robocalls

AT&T today announced Call Protect, a complimentary service aimed at protecting its users from automated phone calls, also referred to as robocalls. The service debuts five months after the U.S. Federal Communications asked wireless companies to offer free robocall blocking services.<p>The service …

Hear two of David Bowie's final recordings

David Bowie’s final three unreleased songs will appear on the <i>Lazarus</i> cast album when it arrives later this week, and two of those tracks — “When I …

5 tiny changes that can lead to major weight loss

In the Unites States, 70 percent of adults are overweight, with 37 percent being obese. With these numbers, it is no surprise that most people have been on some sort of diet at some point of their lives. Many fad diets may lead to initial weight loss, yet most are not healthy and are not …

25 Healthier Chocolate Recipes That Prove Store-Bought Sweets Are Overrated

There aren’t many things in the world that beat the taste of chocolate. Whether we’re mourning a breakup or celebrating a birthday, it can make just …

Bring Some Color to Your Table With These 12 Raspberry Recipes

My childhood home had a huge garden, but one fruit overshadowed almost all of the many other fruits and vegetables my mother grew there: raspberries. An entire side of our yard was one long raspberry bush, and each summer, we'd find ourselves with more of the tart-and-sweet berries than we knew …

Recipes

16 Pinwheel Recipes You Can Roll Up to Your Next Party With

When you’re getting ready to go to a party or backyard BBQ and you’re trying to think of a <i>killer</i> side dish to bring, pinwheel appetizers are where it’s at. They can be creamy, crunchy or spicy — perfect for anyone’s taste buds. Sure, you could go with the usual pita dip or those baked Korean wings …

The 23 Items to Pack for Every Solo Trip

These items—all of which can fit in a carry-on—will make your life much easier.<p>My grandma used to say, “Carry everything with you, so that when you …

Solo Travel

Victoria's Secret workout: 10 easy exercises for sensational summer arms

Move over abs of steel, this summer it's all about arms. In an all-new series of exercises thought up by Victoria's Secret fitness coach <b>Gina Papalia</b>, …

Joy's Prizewinning Trifle Recipe

"A fantastic recipe for making any occasion special...beautiful to look at and even better to eat. You will get raves. Use any flavor of pudding you …

The Next Cult Gluten-Free Grain: Job's Tears

Chefs are really into this chewy, gluten-free grain—and soon you will be, too.<p>A look at overstuffed supermarket shelves makes it seem as if all the wholesome, ancient, or otherwise better-than-white-rice alternative grains have been discovered by now, especially by a guy named Bob. But, believe it …

37 Energizing, High-Protein Foods That Aren't Meat

Getting your fill of this essential nutrient just got a lot more interesting.<p>Trying to picture a high protein meal or snack probably brings to mind a plate with a hefty portion of chicken, beef, or pork. But whether you’re a vegetarian, trying to cut back a bit on meat, or just sick of having …

18 Cocktails Every Tea Lover Should Know

These cocktail recipes give a whole new meaning to teatime.<p>Whether hot toddies or iced tea are your thing, we've found 18 delicious, tea-infused cocktail recipes to enjoy throughout the year.<p><i>Recipe: Sugar & Cloth</i>

Cocktails

Here’s Why You Should Add More Veggies to Your Diet ASAP

I honestly can’t remember the last time I ate a meal that didn’t include vegetables. For me, they’re the main attraction at breakfast, lunch, and …

Nutrition

20 Quesadillas for Weeknight Meals in a Hurry

If you’re a millennial, you’re probably used to people saying that you’re a part of the “instant gratification” generation. Just because you live for 30-minute dinners and express check-out doesn’t mean that you’re impatient — you’re just busy! For those hectic nights, quesadilla recipes make the …

Summer Cocktails That Won't Sabotage Your Bikini Body

As Memorial Day Weekend approaches, celebrate summer with these low-calorie, low-sugar cocktail recipes that act as the perfect refreshers after a day in the sun.<p><b>Skinnygirl Summertime Sipper</b><p>1 ½ parts Skinnygirl™ Meyer Lemon Vodka<p>Splash of DeKuyper Triple Sec<p>Splash of diet lemon-lime soda<p>Cherry or …

Turmeric: Health Benefits, Flavor, Recipes & More on the Trendy Spice - Great Ideas : People.com

Make room in your overflowing spice rack, because there’s a savory new go-to in town. Google recently named turmeric its “top trending functional …

3 Ways to Cook Crispy, Salty Potatoes Without a Recipe

Watch and learn: These 3 potato dishes are so easy they practically make themselves.<p>As much as we love the beauty of simply prepared potatoes, there's a reason we will literally always take French fries over a baked potato, and that reason is because fat is beautiful. Just like these three dishes …

16 Things You Didn't Know About the Cheesecake Factory

Your night out is about to get so much sweeter.<p>If, like us, you think cheesecake should probably be its own food group, then there are a few things you absolutely need to know about the national restaurant chain dedicated to the dessert. The Cheesecake Factory might be your favorite destination for …

Dessert

Russian Baker Amazes Internet with Shiny Mirror Glaze Cakes

Cakes are more than just a dessert. Sure, it’s a bonus if they taste good, but more so than other sweets, they are also a form of expression – …

Our Favorite Lemon Bar Recipes

Usher in spring with classic tangy lemon squares. With a crisp crust and silky filling, they’re lovely with a glass of milk or cup of tea.

A Portuguese Dish that Unites—and the Pot to Cook It In

Upon seeing the restaurant, we were suspicious. The place, so highly recommended by our AirBnb host Ricardo, was pretty pedestrian-looking. The menus, tablecloths, <i>and</i> floors all appeared to be vinyl; Fanta cans littered the tables. Casinha do Petisco is not a treat for the eyes.<p>But when the …

14 Ham and Lamb Recipes for Your Best Easter Dinner Yet

The reasons so many of us sit down to a lamb or ham roast on Easter Sunday are widely divergent: Eating lamb on Easter is a custom that's steeped in Christian religious symbology, while the ham tradition can be traced back to practical pre-refrigeration matters of seasonality and storage. …

Cooking

The Food Lab: Use Chickpeas to Make the Easiest Egg-Free Mayonnaise

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>When I last worked on making vegan mayonnaise, I tried a whole slew of egg replacements before I finally settled on soft tofu. It works, but it requires a good amount of tofu—enough that you can taste the tofu a bit in …

Easy Breakfast Recipes That Top Chefs Make Themselves at Home

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and when in the right hands, it can also be the most delicious. A proper first meal can mean anything from hearty porridge topped with a poached egg to dulce de leche–glazed doughnuts or, for the health-conscious, the perfect green smoothie. While …

36 Ways to Eat Sandwiches for Every Meal

There's a sandwich in here with your name on it.<p>Whether you like your sandwiches hot or cold, savory or sweet, these recipes will have you rollin' in bread from breakfast to dessert.