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All of the Nutrients Your Body Needs in One Bowl

<i>The following post was originally featured on Eating Bird Food and written by Brittany Mullins, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Fitness.</i><p>This flavorful roasted garlic lentil soup tastes like it's been cooking all day, but cooks up in less than an hour.<p>What happened to Spring? Last week I was ready to …

Slow Cooker Recipes For Warmer Weather (Don't Put Yours Away Yet!)

The slow cooker may go hand in hand with winter -- after all, those hot, hearty meals have been the saving grace at the end of many frigid evenings -- but just because you're packing your coats and wool sweaters doesn't mean you should put away the slow cooker just yet. There are many delicious …

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Make America's Best Tomato Sauce | Men's Health

Patsy’s recipe utilizes canned San Marzano tomatoes, which you can find just about anywhere. Where most jarred sauces tend to be thick and taste more like garlic than anything else, Patsy’s sauce has a light, refreshing taste and a bittersweet tomato flavor. It's simple. As it should be.<p>And don’t …

Greek Lemon Chicken & Potatoes Recipe - How to Make Greek Lemon, Garlic & Herb Chicken and Potatoes

Breakfast Cookies

Before I had children, I swore up and down that I'd never be one of those parents kowtowing to the little picky eaters' preferences at mealtimes. And …

Simple Bean Burgers With Paprika Garlic Sauce [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

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6 Easy, Healthy Meals You Can Make in a Mason Jar

<i>Get the recipe at Savoring the Thyme.</i><p><b>Easy Mason Jar Peach Parfait</b><br>Easy is right. Just mix plain Greek yogurt with chia seeds, and start layering the mixture with granola and peaches however you see fit. Top with your favorite nut butter, and you’ve got a parfait with true staying power.<p><i>Get the</i> …

This 15-Minute Morning Yoga Routine Wakes You Up Better Than Coffee

Ever wonder how every yoga instructor you meet has more energy than Jess on <i>New Girl</i>, even at a 7 a.m. class? Yeah, coffee (or green tea) may play a …

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8 Chicken Dinners That Are Anything but Boring

<b>1. Thai Minced Chicken Lettuce Cups</b><p>If you like Thai food, you'll love these minced chicken lettuce cups boldly flavored with fresh ginger, lime, chili pepper, fish sauce and brown sugar. The recipe is easy to make with ingredients found at your regular supermarket. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Middle Eastern</b> …

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Global Parenting Habits That Haven't Caught On In The U.S.

If there's one thing Tiger Mothers have in common with those bringing up Bébé, it's that they both show us just how varied parenting styles can be.<p>Argentine parents let their kids stay up until all hours; Japanese parents let 7-year-olds ride the subway by themselves; and Danish parents leave their …

How to Make Greek Pasta Salad (+ Tour of My New House!)

How to Make Portuguese Garlic and Cilantro Bread Soup (Açorda à Alentejana)

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Part of being a good cook is being a resourceful cook. And being a resourceful cook, more than anything else, means finding clever and delicious uses for things that most people throw away. Take stale bread, for instance. …

12 Problems All Latinos Who Don't Speak Spanish Will Understand

“Yes, I am Latina. No, no habla español.” Sound familiar? Here, some of the biggest problems Latinos face when they admit they don’t speak Spanish.

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This Game of Thrones Haircare Commercial Parody Is Everything - PAPER

A <i>Game of Thrones</i> haircare commercial parody starring Jon Snow, as played by an actor who looks nothing like Kit Harington, shouldn't work but it does. It really does. From the spot-on, early '00s ambient club music to the wind machine blowing the actor's wig around, the whole thing is marvelous …

7 Life-Defining Things Grateful People Have | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

If you’re on the journey of becoming a happier person, you’d know for sure that being grateful is one of the key things to gaining that …

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24 People Describe Their Freakiest Encounters With The Supernatural (And It Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine)

It’s back — the creepy-ass posts, that is. I’m alone at the Thought Catalog office right now, spooked out of my mind. My back is open, and my eyes …

Five Tips For Making Your Produce Last Longer

<i>After the popularity of my Five Things You Should Never Throw Away & How to Reuse Them post, I knew I had to write another informative article on</i> …

Naughty Embroidery by Alaina Varrone

We're growing into even bigger fans of the delightfully risqué embroidered work of Alaina Varrone. In her newer pieces she continues to subvert the …

Britain's 50 greatest days out (perfect for half term)

The Midlands<p><b>1. Alton Towers, Staffordshire</b><p>Among the stomach-churning highlights are Nemesis, Air and Oblivion (a vertical drop of more than 180ft). This year saw the launch of the first “virtual reality” rollercoaster, “Galactica”, where riders use headsets to experience a space adventure.<p><b>Price:</b> on …

10 Stupid Mistakes You Need to Stop Making on Vacation

Credit: Flickr User David Amsler<p>If you've ever lived in a tourist town, then you know that clueless visitors are often more trouble than they (or their wallets) are worth. And because you've likely tripped over enough clueless clods, you'd also likely know how NOT to be one when you're the …

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The Most Unforgettable Experiences in London

Teeming with historic architecture, monumental landmarks and world-class museums, few cities are as iconic as London and the cultural Mecca has plenty of surprises up its sleeve. Whether you're looking to check off the top sights, hit the shops or discover the British capital through the eyes of …

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