Carol Andrews

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What I Tell My Patients Who Want To Lose Belly Fat: A Hormone Expert Explains

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, best-selling author, and leading expert on hormones. Now, she's teaming up with mindbodygreen to share</i> …

Nutrition

8 Celebrities Who Almost Nabbed That Iconic Movie Role

Can you imagine Pretty Woman without Julia Roberts?<p>For every famous movie role, there's a long list of actors who wanted it—and a longer list of actors who said no. Almost all of Hollywood's biggest stars have wound up kicking themselves after passing on a part that ended up becoming an iconic part …

9 Summer Struggles That Every Woman Understands

Relaxing at the beach and overloading on ice cream are pretty universal perks of summer. But some of the season's unfortunate downsides are experiences shared only by women -- and men will never quite get what we're talking about.<p>Here are nine summer strugs that women who are just trying to enjoy …

Norwegian Skillingsbolle (Cinnamon Buns)

After spending the better part of a soggy afternoon ducking in and out of the narrow wooden passageways in Bergen's old wharf, Bryggen (the UNESCO site was Norway's center for German Hanseatic trade in the 14th century), I was rewarded with one simple pleasure: a fresh-from-the-oven <i>skillingsbolle</i> …

Eat These 5 Foods to Lose 5 Pounds

Easiest meal plan ever?<p>Want to lose five pounds the healthy way? All you need to do is pick up these five simple ingredients on your next trip to the grocery store and incorporate them into your daily meal plan.<p><b>1. Whole Chicken</b>Its juicy, iron-rich dark and low-fat white meats mean lots of options …

Healthy Eating

Japchae Salad

When the noodles are done, shower them with cold water and drain well. My noodles were pre-cut in the package. If yours are not, you might want to …

Moro's Warm Squash & Chickpea Salad with Tahini

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The salad you want to eat right now (and the dressing you'll want to put on everything).</i><p>Our local farmers' markets -- just when we need them most -- are …

Home Depot

Garlicky Oven-Roasted Green Bean Salad With Hazelnuts and Blue Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Roasted green beans transition easily to this room temperature salad, maintaining their crunch beneath a balsamic vinaigrette. Finished with blue cheese and hazelnuts, it's a simple dish with showy results and makes …

Miso-Charred Mushrooms and Black Rice Salad

I can't help it. I am addicted to self-improvement. At least in January, I can get away with it more easily when the rest of the world joins in. New year, new us.<p>I specialize in French recipes, as you know, and sometimes, those can be pretty not self-improving. I do, quite happily, fall prey to a …

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, …

Charred, Oven-Roasted Carrot Salad With Feta Cheese

Oven-roasted carrots get their caramelized sweetness from honey, balanced by a tangy dose of vinegar and fresh-squeezed lemon juice. When tossed with feta, the result is a refreshing, salty, and multi-textural alternative to staid or overly sweet vegetable preparations.<p>While wholly unnecessary, if …