Christette Everts

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The 20 Best-selling Travel Products on Amazon

Traveler-approved gear to add to your cart.<p>When it comes to peer reviews, you can’t beat the world’s biggest online retailer.<p>So when Amazon puts an …

Credit Cards

Plan a Perfect Weekend in Sonoma Valley

Sonoma County covers a lot of territory, from the Pacific coast to the edge of Napa and stretching from the Carneros region at the top of San …

Guide to Central Portugal: The Heartland Between Lisbon and Porto

Central Portugal is rich in history, from the Roman era through modern-day. Between Porto and Lisbon, the main highway winds through rugged hills and …

Portugal

The best cities with beaches in Europe

City break or beach holiday? There’s no need to choose – here are the European hotspots that offer the best of both: buzzy urban life right next to …

No Chocolate, No Avocado: 10 Foods Dogs Can't Eat

It's dinner time and she's looking at you with those big puppy-dog eyes. Her tongue flops across her chops. Perhaps a whimper, or a muffled bark, …

Recipe: Sour Cream and Dill Cucumber Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

Everyone needs a go-to recipe for summer cookouts and potlucks, and this fresh cucumber salad is absolutely the answer. Crunchy cucumber slices, …

California's Top Summer Getaway Locations

Some places in California are simply best to visit in the summer, due to the weather, the wildflowers, the animals, a meteor shower, or special …

Facebook fundraiser to help immigrant children tops $20 million with global donations

SAN FRANCISCO – In the largest single fundraiser ever on Facebook, a Silicon Valley couple has raised millions of dollars from hundreds of thousands of people to reunite immigrant parents with their children.<p>As of Sunday, more than 500,000 people had pushed the total over $20 million surpassing all …

Civil Rights

Three Methods for Perfect Rice on The Stove

A very good pot of rice has the ability to transform a humble dinner of vegetables into a venerable feast. Rice is easy to find, inexpensive, and the …

Amazing Party Appetizer Boards for Summer Parties

These beautiful, mouthwatering fruit, cheese, charcuterie and veggie boards may just steal the show—they're the perfect hands-off food solution for …

Feast Your Eyes on the Pasta Primavera Recipes We Want to Devour

Spring brings with it many things—sunshine, flowers we haven't seen in months (hello, peonies), and seasonal veggies to write home about. And what …

Vegetables

4 Breakfast Bars That Are Actually Good For You, According To Nutritionists

Eating breakfast is important, but it’s not always easy for anyone who is on the go. If the thought of stopping for five minutes in the morning to …

28 Low-Carb, High-Protein Fitness Bars for Muscle Growth

Whether you’re looking to lose belly fat or gain lean muscle mass, a candy bar wouldn’t be your top contender come lunchtime. So why would you …

Nutrition

Guide to plant-based sweeteners, such as Stevia, Truvia | NOLA.com

The food industry has created many plant-based, low- and no-calorie sweeteners to meet consumer demand for more sugar alternatives. With so many on …

The 7-Day Mediterranean Diet Meal Plan Experts Think Everyone Should Follow

It's praised as one of the best diets you can follow, so here's a go-to guide to help you get started.<p>The keto diet and Whole30 may be getting their …

Healthy Eating

How to Get More Legroom in Coach

The tight squeeze is getting even tighter on a number of airlines. Knowing what carriers offer the most (and least) space in economy can make your …

Travel Deals

This deadly flu season has peaked, but a late bump could loom

By Lena H. Sun<p>Lena H. Sun<p>National reporter focusing on health<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The worst of the flu season is over, but increasing numbers of people are being infected by a secondary strain of the respiratory virus that could lead to a late-season bump, according to a federal health report released …

Public Health

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Make This Greek Avocado Chicken Salad and Eat It All Week

Chicken salad and tuna salad are tried-and-true lunch staples. I don't think there was ever a time that I went to my grandparents' home and opened …

Potassium Broth Is the Key to Slimming Belly Bloat and Boosting Metabolism

Chances are, if you've ever heard of potassium broth, you've wondered about its health benefits. Though the detox solution on everyone’s lips in …

Here are the cheapest days to travel in 2018

Looking for affordable flights this year? There are tons of theories on how to get the best possible deal. From using an incognito browser to …

9 Cheeses You Can Eat If You’re Lactose Intolerant

Not all dairy is created equal.<p>If you’re lactose intolerant, ingesting foods with high levels of lactose can cause uncomfortable digestive woes, …

Nutrition

So Just How Many Carbs Are in Some of Your Favorite Fruits?

When it comes to fruit, it may seem like a no-brainer for a healthy snack option compared to other less healthy alternatives. This is true for the most part, but one caveat to fruit is that many of them have a large number of carbs and contain simple sugars like glucose and fructose. Carbs and …

Carbohydrates

19 Keto Lunches That Will Help You Stick to Your Resolutions

It’s probably not surprising that the vast majority of New Year’s resolutions have something to do with food and diet. It could be ditching gluten or …

Recipes

Quick Tricks to Make Your Thanksgiving Sides at Least a Little Better for You

When it comes to Thanksgiving, eating healthy is the last thing we want to worry about — especially when we get to cram our plates full of all our …

Cooking

Everything you need to know about mashed potatoes just in time for Thanksgiving

'Hell's Kitchen All Stars' Chef Barbie Marshall shares her steps to making perfect mashed potatoes.<p>Mashed potatoes at Thanksgiving are serious …

15 Foods That Will Put You to Sleep (and Keep You There!)

You probably know at least a couple tried-and-true tricks for falling asleep faster and getting a better night's sleep — like putting your phone away and not dozing off with the TV on. But there are foods that you can snack on before hitting your pillow that help better than counting sheep! It's …