Briana Garza

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Blood Orange Tofu Curry [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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Mental health and the NHS: a story of staff shortages and specialisms

Mental health suffers more staff vacancies than other areas in the NHS<p>Mental health occupies a unique place in the NHS workforce. Although some staff work in an acute setting, most work in the community as part of a team with other professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, mental …

For 12 years I've felt a burden at work. Now I'm ready to talk about mental health

As an occupational therapist in adult mental health my biopolar disorder made me feel a liability. Here are my tips for opening up in the workplace<p>Even though I have been an occupational therapist in adult mental health for 16 years, it took me a long time to learn how to balance the demands of the …

Workplaces are finally treating mental health days as sick days, even on Broadway

The cold may not bother her, but that doesn’t mean Patti Murin, the actress playing Anna in DIS, -1.30% “Frozen” on Broadway, doesn’t get …

Transgender boy wins Texas girls wrestling championship

Mack Beggs, a 17-year-old wrestler who identifies as male, has won a Texas state title in girls wrestling, overcoming jeers from the crowd en route to a controversial championship.<p>The victory was contentious in part because Beggs is taking testosterone as he transitions from female to male, which …

South Sudan conflict: The hungry emerge from swampland for aid

<b>Three years of civil war in South Sudan have driven thousands of families into the marshes of the Nile to hide from the fighting. A famine has been declared some parts. The BBC's Alastair Leithead has been to the rebel-held town Thonyor in Leer County, where people have been told to gather to get</b> …

Montenegro 'to indict Russian spy behind coup plot'

Montenegro is reportedly preparing to indict the Russian intelligence officer it accuses of masterminding a bloody coup plot to stop the Balkan nation joining Nato.<p>Eduard Sismakov, an officer with Russia’s GRU military intelligence service, is accused of running a web of Serbian and Russian …

This Vegetarian Sushi Looks Almost Just Like Tuna

A San Francisco-based chef is making tomato sushi to compete with your tuna fix and you can start pre-ordering it now.<p>James Corwell, formerly of …

Easy Sushi Recipes You Can Make at Home

Preparing sushi is definitely an art form. This Japanese dish seems intimidating. So most people think it’s best left to the professionals. But you …

16 Thanksgiving Bread, Roll, and Biscuit Recipes to Sop It All Up

Bread isn't the flashiest part of Thanksgiving dinner—when I'm trying to fit turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, and a thousand other dishes into my stomach, extra carbs just feel like wasted space. But bread is a vital part of the meal—how else will you soak up every drop of gravy or make leftover …

49 Modern Thanksgiving Recipes to Cure You of Any Holiday Fatigue

Try new takes on Thanksgiving favorites, like stuffing-crusted turkey cutlets and cheesy stuffing.<p>From pastrami and bacon-wrapped turkeys to malted walnut pies and BLT oyster stuffings, these tweaks on traditional recipes will keep the vibe fresh and exciting at your holiday table, year after year.

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These 30-Minute Recipes Will Save Your Weeknight Butt

Did somebody say "fast weeknight dinner ideas"? Oh, it was these 30-minutes-or-fewer recipes.<p>You always have to eat dinner, but you don't always have oodles of time to cook it. Enter: These easy, low-stress recipes that go from <i>mise en place</i> to plated dinner in 30 minutes. Or less.

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The Essential Guide to Indian Condiments

How well do you know your achaars from your kachumbers?<p>At my parents’ house in Texas, there are two fridges: One for all the regular food, and one whose exclusive purpose is for the storage of dozens of old jam and marinara jars filled with homemade chutneys and achaars (pickles). This deep love …

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40 Salads for People Who Hate Salads

Salads made out of bread count as salads.<p><b>Salad is a very loose term that doesn't have to entail a bowl of wilted lettuce.</b> If you're one of those people that scoffs at the word "salad," and balk at the idea of eating one, let these 40 salads rock your world.

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32 Fall-Spiced Recipes to Make In Your Cable-Knit Sweater

These fall spice recipes are like a greatest hits album featuring cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, cloves, and more.<p>The scent of fall is in the air, and no, it's not coming from those weird cinnamon brooms at Hobby Lobby. Thanks to these recipes featuring fall spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and …

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47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

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Pie Is Just the Beginning: The Best Apple Desserts to Make This Fall

Fact: The best fall desserts are the ones that have apple in them.<p><b>Fact: The best fall desserts are the ones that have apple in them.</b> Here are over a dozen of our favorites, from fritters to cobbler.

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Our 15 Favorite Apple Pie Recipes

From crumbly pies to the classic lattice top, these 14 apple pie recipes will get you baking all fall<p>There's nothing quite like the smell of an apple pie baking in the oven—sweet fruit, warm spices, buttery crust. But even better than smelling it? Eating it. We have 15 awesome recipes that you've …

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The Essential Waffle Collection

Dark chocolate waffles, waffles stuff with ham and cheese, yeasted waffles drizzled with brown butter—we've got all those recipes and more.<p>Pancakes are dandy and French toast is grand, but for a different kind of breakfast showstopper, we turn to the trusty waffle. The category is rich with …

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20 Mains, 20 Sides: These Recipes Are Perfect Pairs

20 menu combinations so you can stop searching. These mains and sides are a perfect match.<p>Sometimes the hardest part about dinner planning (whether for your family or a party), is figuring out which side dish will perfectly match your dramatic main, like a white t-shirt and jeans. For every grilled …

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17 Tips for Faster, Healthier, and Easier Weeknight Dinners

Our staffers share their best tricks for a week's worth of quick, easy, and healthy dinners.<p>Putting together a week's worth of healthy, fast meals requires a fair amount of planning ahead. Otherwise, a typical weeknight dinner scenario might unfold like this:<p><b>3 p.m.</b> Decide on a way-too-complicated …

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6 Spanish Ingredients to Keep in Your Pantry

Give us all the jamón and anchovies.<p>At Morcilla in Pittsburgh, our #4 Best New Restaurant in America 2016, chef <b>Justin Severino</b> uses ordinary Spanish pantry staples to create bold, complex flavors. Inspired to do the same at home, we talked to Severino about how to cook with his favorite ingredients …

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At What Point Is Your Smoothie Just Dessert?

You're probably a few bananas over the limit.<p>It’s time for us to admit to ourselves that we’re a nation in denial. I’m talking about eating dessert for breakfast. Let’s say you avoid the worst offenders—cinnamon buns, pancakes, anything “stuffed” with anything. Maybe you even ignore the cake …

Healthy Eating

These 26 Recipes Prove Brown Butter Makes Everything Better, From Cake to Pork Chops

These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: it's better on the dark brown butter side.<p><b>Brown butter is one of our favorite ways</b> to add an other-worldly layer of rich, nutty flavor to everything. These 26 recipes for scallops, waffles, pasta, and more will convince you: …

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53 Avocado Recipes, So You Can Eat as Much of It as Possible

Life goals: Eat more avocado. Here are 53 awesome recipes to make it happen.<p><b>Avocados make just about anything better</b>, from salads to veggie-packed salsas to smoothies. Smear avocados onto toast, mash 'em into guacamole, or top your morning eggs with a couple slices—just make sure they're perfectly …

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How to Make Pasta That's Truly Restaurant-Worthy, in 5 Easy Steps

By Claire Saffitz<p>At restaurants, those noodles get coated in a silky, glossy sauce—the secret is an emulsion of fat, pasta water, and cheese. Here are the 5 key steps to replicating that at home.<p>There's something about pasta at a restaurant that just seems different. The sauce clings to each noodle …

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43 Cauliflower Recipes We Want to Eat All the Time

You know what's actually pretty frickin' awesome? Cauliflower.<p><b>You know what's actually pretty frickin' awesome? Cauliflower.</b> It can take on so many flavors, and goes especially great with bright, vibrant ingredients like lemon and capers. Here are over 43 recipes we wholeheartedly endorse.

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25 Cashew Recipes to Shoutout the Chillest Nut in the Bowl

Not as in-your-face as peanuts or almonds, cashews are low-key the most versatile nut in any bowl. Vegans (and non-vegans) would agree.<p>Cashews used to be the nut equivalent of the sad cantaloupe leftover at the end of a fruit salad. Everyone went for the bigger, brasher peanuts—but left behind the …

The Technique: How to Shape Agnolotti

A step-by-step guide to making agnolotti filled with puréed butternut squash.<p>Agnolotti is one of our favorite pasta shapes because the little pockets created from pinching the dough catch the sauce. This technique is a little different from a classic ravioli, but it creates an entirely new shape …