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10 Spring Classics You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

Once spring rolls around, I'm happy to trade slow-cooking, ultra-hearty stews, chilis, and braises for lightened-up meals with fresher flavors and …

Infographic: 8 Reasons Electric Vehicles Are the Future of Transportation

Green energy is a top priority for the auto industry. Gasoline and diesel fueled vehicles are proven to cause significant damage to our environment …

What Are Sustainable Construction Practices?

Sustainability is a rapidly growing trend in the construction industry. In 2016 and beyond the construction industry will continue to move toward …

10 Reasons to Be Optimistic for a Low-Carbon Future

Sure, many of my friends in the climate change movement can't wait to forget 2016, the year when an incoming Trump presidency brought new meaning to …

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10 Low-Carb Recipes Under 400 Calories

When bread is what dreams are made of and pasta is life, cutting carbs on the reg can seem damn near impossible. But, as crazy as it sounds, your …

25 Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes You Can Enjoy For Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Making dinner after a long day at work sucks. Cooking breakfast when you have sleep in your eyes and barely have time to make it to work also sucks. You know what doesn't suck? These slow cooker recipes. All of these recipes are simple to make and ensure you always have a healthy meal on hand.

22 College Eating Hacks That Are Cheap, Easy, And Healthyish

Snacks, meals, and strategies for dining hall ninjas and dorm chefs.<p>BuzzFeed Health also reached out to registered dietitian Abby Langer, owner of Abby Langer Nutrition, to get her advice.<p>Btw, most of these tips are for dorm living — like when all you have is a microwave, mini-fridge, and/or access …

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How to Make and Bake Weed Brownies (Yep, We Went There)

The “special brownie” needs less introduction than most baked goods, but you’ll find no sloppily constructed, slightly burnt bars here. For those who …

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26 Healthy Low-Carb Recipes For Easy Weeknight Dinners

Cutting back on carbs doesn't mean you have to give up meals that you'll actually crave — there are more dinner options out there than pasta! These …

These 7 Recipes Are Easy to Pull Off Any Night of the Week

When weeknights leave you little free time, it's tough to muster up the energy to pull together a full meal. The other struggle is feeling uninspired …

The Easiest Recipe for Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

Have you been looking for the ultimate <b>recipe for buffalo cauliflower</b> bites? You've come to the right place! We'll show you how easy it is to make …

Creamy Bacon Tomato Salad (Low-Carb)

ORGANIC PRODUCE HAS SOME OF THE BEST FLAVOURS IN THE WORLD I wasn’t sure if I should call this recipe Tomato Bacon Salad or Bacon Tomato Salad so I …

Pork Shoulder Roast In Cider-Pressure Cooker Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Season the roast with salt and pepper.<p>Heat oil in a 10-quart pressure cooker, over med-high heat. Sear the roast on all sides.<p>Add all ingredients, …

How to make the best enchiladas - Jamie Oliver | Features

Enchiladas are very traditional in Mexican cuisine, with their appearance varying according to the region in which they’re made – often appearing as …

Ten Things I Wish I Knew When I Started 'No Man's Sky'

I’m getting deep into <i>No Man’s Sky</i>, a game I had no real expectations for, but one I’m finding myself getting lost in all the same. I like the slow, plodding pace. I like exploring and mining and talking to alien life instead of shooting at it. It won’t be for everyone, but it is for me, and if …

Fully Loaded Breakfast Frittata with Comté Cheese, Bacon, Sausages, Tomatoes and Mushrooms

When it comes to breakfast we like to have full on feasts on weekends and special occasions - the 'full experience' as my 5 year old calls it. And …

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Stephen Harris: my perfect Moussaka recipe

SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the lamb sauce:</b><p>500g lamb mince<br>• 1 large onion, finely diced<br>• 1 large carrot, finely diced<br>• 1 large celery stick, finely diced<br>• 1 large clove garlic, crushed<br>• Pinch of dried chilli flakes<br>• 250g cherry tomatoes, blitzed to a purée<br>• 1 tbsp tomato purée<br>• 1 tbsp soy sauce<br>• 1 tbsp Worcester sauce<br>• 2 …

Potato and cheese dumplings (ruskie pierogi)

Place potatoes in a pan of cold, salted water and bring to the boil. Cook for 10 minutes or until tender. Drain well, then place in a large bowl and …

Video Games Are Broken, Reviews Are Broken, And Things Have To Change

Fellow gamers, our favorite entertainment industry is in trouble. It has become the victim of irresponsible reviews and blind trust. It is being disabled by apathy and undeserved forgiveness. Something’s gotta give, and it might as well start with the press.<p>“Wait, aren’t <i>you</i> press?” you’re asking. …

9 Bento Boxes and Other Ways to Pack Your Lunch in the 21st Century

You know how you used to pack your lunch box every day, emblazoned with your favorite action figure, Little Pony, or Sailor Moon character? Maybe you picked one out during back-to-school shopping every year, and you carried it with pride as it kept your PB&J safe and sound? And then you grew up, …

8 quick and easy fish and shellfish recipes

Sometimes, you're in the mood for seafood, but want to keep things simple. Recently, I received an email from Patti in San Jose:<p>"I look forward to your recipes. As a working mom with three teenagers, I'm always on the hunt for simple, flavorful, non-cream-based recipes. We especially enjoy …

16 Baked Pastas That Will Be Your Go-to Weeknight Dinner

As the weather gets colder, cravings for carb-laden foods start to increase, and chilly nights call for dishes that are going to warm you from the inside out. When you start to crave some comfort food but don’t want to put a lot of work into it, an easy one-pot pasta dish is exactly what you’re …

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Eggs en Cocotte: An Easy (But Often Forgotten) Egg Breakfast

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>It's a shame people don't think to prepare eggs <i>en cocotte</i> way more often—it's such an easy, elegant way of serving eggs. If you're not familiar with it, "en cocotte" is a method of baking eggs individually in small vessels. …

21 Healthy Meals (and Desserts) You Can Make in a Mug

The microwave gets a bad rap these days, but when you’re running late or only have 10 minutes between errands, tossing a few ingredients in a mug for …

9 easy and delicious tomato sauce recipes you'll want to use on everything

<i>Mark Bittman, author of "Mark Bittman's Kitchen Matrix" shares the master recipe for his easy, three-ingredient tomato sauce, plus eight different ways to jazz things up.</i><p><b>Mark Bittman's Universal Tomato Sauce</b><p>Makes about 3 cups<p>3 tablespoons olive oil or butter<p>1 onion, chopped<p>12-16 ounce canned …

Honey Mustard Shredded Chicken Sandwich Recipe

<i>This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Foster Farms®.</i><p>This Slow Cooker Honey Mustard Shredded Chicken Sandwich Recipe is an easy dinner …

How to Backyard Movie

Summer evenings are my favorite. I am always looking for a good excuse to be outside when the sun goes down—s’mores, stargazing, or of course, the …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

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Easy Chicken Teriyaki

Although Seattle is known for its coffee houses, it is also known for its many teriyaki restaurants. In fact, it is not uncommon to see two teriyaki …