Teresa J.

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Slow Cooker Stuffed Cabbage Cooked in a Sweet & Sour Sauce

Slow Cooker Stuffed Cabbage Rolls<p>Serves 4<p><i>For the cabbage and sauce:</i> <br>1 large head regular or Savoy cabbage (about 2 1/4 pounds), including outer …

Slow Cookers

Going it alone: top trips for solo travel

The notion of travelling solo can be a daunting one for the first-timer, raising a number of unsettling questions: will I be safe? What route should I follow? Who will take photos of me staring off into the distance atop scenic vantage points?<p>A major factor in mastering the art of solo travel is …

Travel

Walk yourself fit: how striding out could transform your body

“Some people walk like this.” Joanna Hall, sports scientist, one-time TV fitness guru and now walking expert springs off to demonstrate a walk. She looks purposeful, compact and speedy, like a person on her way to give someone a piece of her mind. It is a fine walk. But I can tell from her manner …

Swimming Pools

7 Avocado-Based Recipes for Lighter Meals That Won't Leave You Starving

Despite those back-to-back birthday parties, friends' engagements, and long weekends being worth it, the overeating and drinking that go with usually …

Healthy Eating

Shrimp and Bacon Gumbo

There is nothing heartier, or more satisfying, than a big bowl of hot and steamy gumbo. It's perfect on a chilly Fall day, or a snowy Winter night, …

This HIIT-Style Core Workout Is the Best Kind of Challenge

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

Exercise

5 Classic Novels Everyone Should Read

One simple truth about life is that everyone has a reading lane. Whether it’s romance novels, or books about troubled former Navy SEALs racing …

This Is How You Cook Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thighs Every Time

Bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs are a wallet-friendly cut that won't kill your weekly food budget, plus they're wildly versatile and easy to make. …

Skillet Chicken Lasagna

12 ounces bow tie pasta<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, sliced or diced<p>1 tablespoon Italian seasoning or herbes de …

Why You Should Pound Chicken Breasts Before Cooking Them

Chicken breasts are not very exciting, but they are a versatile protein with a pretty healthy image, and for that reason people tend to buy and cook …

This 5-Minute Canned Artichoke Hearts Recipe Will Change Everything

By Alex Delany<p>If you've got canned artichoke hearts, you've got the makings of the easiest, herbiest, most delicious tapenade ever.<p>If you're the kind of person who turns their nose up at canned artichoke hearts, you need to know something about me. Here's a promise: I will never clean (or butcher, …

Artichokes

29 Asian Noodle Recipes You'll Want to Slurp Up Immediately

You’ll find about a bajillion (only a slight exaggeration) recipes for pasta on Greatist, but today we’re shifting our noodle love to another …

Toronto Film Festival 2017: 30 Movies We Can't Wait to See

Even if the Toronto International Film Festival was simply the unofficial beginning of the prestige-movie–dropping, Oscar-obsessing, A-listing awards …

Toronto Film Festival

32 Books That Will Make You a More Well-rounded Person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

Books

Sustainable Luxe: 5 Hotels Doing it Right

At these dreamy destinations, luxury goes hand in hand with the three pillars of sustainability.<p>Smart travelers now expect some elements of sustainability when they travel—and welcome it when it goes beyond picking up towels and reusable soap containers. As Keith Bellows, former editor in chief of</i> …

Sustainability

How to Beat the System and Avoid Overpaying for Your Next Flight

Economy seats on the same flight can range from $100 to $600.<p>How annoyed would you get if you found out the person next to you paid less for their …

The Dark Side of Tourism in Thailand

When it comes to dream destinations, Thailand is way up there on the list for most travelers -- and with good reason. It's flanked by some of the …

Thailand

Best Spice Rub Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 1 cup<p>¼ cup (30 g) paprika<br>• 2 tablespoons brown sugar<br>• 1 tablespoon mustard powder<br>• 2 tablespoons chili powder<br>• 2 tablespoons cumin<br>• 2 tablespoons granulated garlic<br>• 1 tablespoon cayenne<br>• 2 tablespoons kosher salt<br>• 2 tablespoons ground pepper<p>Preparation<p>In a jar, add all the spices and shake until …

Spices

19 Three-Ingredient Lunches So Easy You Can Bring Them to Work

How many times have you vowed to pack lunch more often, but ended up falling off the wagon and going back to …

Healthy Eating

Quick 10 Minute Chicken and Avocado Roll-ups

<i>Healthy quick tortilla roll-ups loaded with grilled chicken, avocado, cheese, tomato and sour-cream. These tasty chicken & avocado roll ups are</i> …

Cooking

World's thinnest hologram will make screen size 'irrelevant'

Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi -- the future is more awesome than I expected!<p>A team of Australian and Chinese researchers at RMIT University in Melbourne has unveiled the world's thinnest hologram with the potential to change the way we look at technology -- quite literally.<p>The "nano-hologram" is set apart …

RMIT University

3 New Chicken Recipes We Can't Stop Talking About

Cooking

19 One-Pan Recipes That Cut Your Meal-Prep Time in Half

Putting together a week’s worth of food in advance saves time and is pretty much the responsible thing to do. But it can also make for a serious mess …

12 Lesser Known National Parks in America to fall in love with

For every well-known national park there are numerous lesser known national parks that are just as breath-taking and beautiful. Check out some of our …

National Parks

Your New 2017 Travel Bucket List

<b>The 7 under-the-radar cities you must visit this year</b><p>BY MEREDITH HEIL<p>1/9/17<p>Photo: Tourism PEI/Carrie Gregory<p>With the holidays behind us and a long winter ahead, we've got one thing on the mind: travel. This year, make a resolution to get off the couch and finally put all those PTO days to use with …

7 travel apps you might actually use in 2017 | Travel Feature

1. For European rail adventures: Loco2<p>If you’re planning a rail trip around Europe this summer, Loco2 is a must-have. Whether you’re going to Lyon …

These power suits could make your grandma's life much better

For your body, growing old can be an unforgiving process.<p>You can spend every single weekend exercising, but your body will eventually break down. As …

The 12 Types Of Trips You Should Take In Your Lifetime

Better than your average beach vacation, and cheaper too.<p>To some travelers, “vacation” means lying on a tropical beach or staying in an urban hotel, and there’s nothing wrong with that. But the start of a new year is time to think outside the box and start planning trips that help you both unwind …

Travel

The 20 best destinations to visit in 2017

From the charms of Chile to glorious Granada and the beaches of Bermuda, our experts select the 20 best destinations to visit in the coming months.<p>1. Chile<p>If Brazil owned South American travel last year, Chile takes over for 2017. Slowly, methodically, the continent’s most overlooked wonderland has …

Top 5 Best Places To Travel In 2017 - Europe's Best Destinations

Related: Top Five Best<p>Where in Europe should you travel to in 2017? What are the best destinations, both in the city and in the country? What I don’t …

European Travel