Bryann Chrobak

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Oven-Roasted Tomato Caprese Salad

It's hard to find fault with a caprese salad. Unfortunately, in many parts of the country, tomatoes aren't at their best for much of the year. To make up for that inferior flavor, I like to give them a toss in maple syrup and balsamic vinegar and them in the oven. They emerge sweetened, flavorful, …

HelloWallet: An Easier Way to Save Money

A recent survey done by online banking service Ally Bank indicates that saving money, more so than splurging on big purchases or even earning a …

Have Your Best (At-Home) Workout Ever

Who needs a fancy-pants gym membership<p>when you've got everything you need—your body and about 20 feet of space—at home? Problem is, you've also got a sink full of dishes, a pile of bills, and so many shows to catch up on, all of which can make an all-out workout seem next to impossible. Now, we …

Fitness

5 Yoga Poses for Amazing Arms

Do these moves for arms you can’t WAIT to show off<p>Yoga helps to calm the mind and spirit, but it also creates absolutely gorgeous arms! These 5 moves from the <i>Women’s Health</i> Big Book of Yoga by Kathryn Budig will help build strength in your upper back and shoulders without adding bulk. The result: …

Yoga

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

Hips

25 Leg Exercises That Are Here To Make #LegDay Way More Interesting

Have you tried a pistol squat?<p>In case you missed it: Strong legs are super-important—beyond just looking awesome in a booty pic. They’re literally what keep you moving all day, so building strength in your lower half (yes, butt included) is crucial.<p>Unfortunately, too many people neglect leg day a) …

Workouts

No Gear Here

Get a total-body workout, totally sans gear. Do these body-weight moves twice a week, completing the recommended sets and reps with perfect form.<p><b>Pushups are proof positive</b> that gravity makes your body one hell of a workout tool. Which is fan-freakin'-tastic, because getting to the gym--or even …

Workouts

Spice Up with Asian Spices • Just One Cookbook

I have virtually met many wonderful readers and bloggers since I started blogging two and half years ago. Some of them became my lifelong friends, …

Make your own spiced pear bellini

My favourite feature of the human mind is its talent for wiping stressful and painful situations from the memory. It is why we are able to train for marathons, start businesses or have lots of babies without complete mental disintegration.<p>The downside is that this memory-wipe is sometimes …

Happy Hour: Apple Spice Cocktail

Recipes<p>Winter Vegetables and Gnocchi<p>Recipes<p>3 of Our Favorite Recipes from Martha Stewart's "Newlywed Kitchen"<p>Recipes<p>Gingerbread Sweet Potato …

Recipe: Watermelon Salad with Feta & Mint

Pour off any juice that has gathered around the watermelon. Toss gently with the rice vinegar. Toss with the feta cheese crumbles, just until the …

Cherry Tomato, Green Bean, and Wax Bean Salad with Herbed Bread Crumbs from 'Kitchen Garden Cookbook'

Fresh tomato salads are, in my opinion, one of the greatest joys of summer. They're even better when you can use tomatoes you've picked yourself. In her new <i>Kitchen Garden Cookbook</i>, <b>Jeanne Kelley</b> pairs this garden staple with snappy green beans and pale yellow wax beans for a crunchy, colorful twist. …

Loaded Baked Potato Salad Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 4 to 6 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Cook:</b><p>50 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>5 hours<p>Loaded Baked Potato Salad combines all the best flavors of an …

Miley Cyrus' Sister, Brandi Cyrus, Hits The AMAs Red Carpet

Miley Cyrus might be the one who usually steals the spotlight, but on Sunday night, her older sister, Brandi, turned heads on the American Music Awards red carpet.<p>Brandi looked gorgeous when she headed to the AMAs in Los Angeles Nov. 24 in a glittering white Rachel Zoe dress and black-and-white …

Has Lady Gaga Fallen From Her Throne?

When Lady Gaga was exploding with her first album in 2009, jaded throngs were already buzzing that the woman was toast slathered with margarine. …

MSNBC cancels Alec Baldwin’s show after recent anti-gay outburst

<b>(Joe Seer via Shutterstock)</b><p>The actor’s latest anti-gay remarks appear to have cost him his job with the news network<p>Katie McDonough<p>November 26, 2013 8:23pm (UTC)<p>Earlier this month, after a series of angry outbursts, Alec Baldwin shouted an "unconfirmed" homophobic slur at a photographer, resulting …

8 Celebrity Tweets You Missed Today

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‘Breaking Bad’ Cast Spills the Secrets

<i>Breaking Bad</i> came to its devastating, bloody end two months ago. But according to Bryan Cranston (Walter White), it could’ve stretched even further. …

For Perfect Poutine: Make Your Own?

If the hair of the dog cures a hangover, perhaps poutine is a worthy follow-up after a Thanksgiving feast? Those who dare hop on the cheese and gravy …

Poutine

Early Report: A Ramen Master Comes Home in Hell's Kitchen

Ivan Orkin, the Tokyo-tested ramen prodigy from Long Island, set up shop last week at Gotham West Market, a new high-end food hall. In a preview of …

Golden Galette Tops the List of All-time Favorite Potato Recipes

Honestly, I like these veggies; but I would lie down on the train tracks for a potato gratin, a plate of crispy fingerlings, or a slice of Golden Gruyᅢᄄre Potato Galette.<p>As the author of three "fresh" cookbooks, I'm supposed to say kale is my favorite vegetable. Or Brussels sprouts. Honestly, I …

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