Christie Z

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Healthy Japanese Recipes for Weeknights

Enjoy Japanese food in the comfort of your own home with these easy and delicious recipes that are perfect for busy weeknights. From soups and …

Healthy Eating

9x13 Dessert Wonders That'll Seriously Wow Any Crowd

Sheet cakes, cobblers, bar cookies—oh my!<p>Try as we might, we’ve yet to find a handier sidekick in the kitchen than our 9x13 baking dish. From …

18 More Awesome (and Awesomely Bad) Outdoor Movies You Need to Watch

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)<p>Sometimes, adventures have a way of snowballing into something you never imagined. Ben Stiller’s daydreams take …

A Simple Lemon Tart With Sensuous Surprises

Sometime during the first year that I was married, when I was teaching myself to cook, I enrolled in a cake-decorating class. A course on how not to turn steaks into hockey pucks might have been more useful at that stage of my life, but I was already in thrall to baking. I bought myself canvas …

This Little Trick Helped Me Stop Snacking Mindlessly Throughout the Day

There's nothing inherently wrong with snacking, but too much of a good thing in anyone's diet can lead to weight gain. I've always loved snacking, but it's a habit that has caused me to pack on extra pounds in the past. Luckily, I got a hold of my snacking addiction last year, and it has helped me …

Low-Carb Asian Chopped Salad Recipe With Garlic-Ginger Chicken

Salads and satisfying usually don’t go in the same sentence. But this Asian chopped salad is packed with protein from grilled garlic-ginger chicken, …

9 Healthy Food Swaps Every Home Cook Needs to Try

Overly limiting food plans that we can’t stick to aren’t helpful in any way, shape, or form—and sometimes they actually cause us to binge on the …

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These Mediterranean Diet Desserts Taste So Good You'll Forget They're Good for You

Just because the Mediterranean diet is one of the healthiest diets for weight loss doesn't mean dessert is off the menu. These healthy Mediterranean …

15 Healthy Vegan Desserts With Easy Recipes

Sweet and healthy, what could be better?<p><i>This article originally appeared on Spoon U and was written by Milana Yemelyanova. It has been given minor edits before re-posting.</i><p>Before I get to the vegan desserts, let's talk about what exactly healthy means. Many think that calories are the heart of it …

Dessert

This perfect road trip keeps you in 70 degree weather all year

Americans love road trips, and we should! With tens of thousands of miles of US highways capable of whisking us between 58 national parks and …

Party like it’s 2500BC: Stonehenge building secrets unearthed

Construction of stone circle may have been a way of bringing people together to socialise<p>The process of building Stonehenge – and having a party at the same time – may have been more important than the finished monument, English Heritage has said.<p>Experts believe that choosing the stones, moving …

Archaeology

See How Much You Need to Earn to Be Middle Class In the 25 Largest U.S. Cities

According to the American Community Survey.<p>Some residents of Silicon Valley self-identify as being in the middle class, even though their salaries …

The best photos taken of planet Earth last year will transform the way you see the world

The natural world is a stunning place.<p>Every year, the best landscape photography shows off Earth’s beauty. The following photos are some of the …

I spent a year devising a data-driven approach to behaving ethically. Here it is.

When he was 20 years old, Benjamin Franklin (patron saint of entrepreneurs) wrote down the 13 moral principles he wanted to embody. He sketched a table with principles in the first column, and days of the week in the first row. Each time he caught himself violating a principle, he marked a black …

Self-improvement

Graphene film makes dirty water drinkable in a single step

Every year, millions of people around the world die from drinking unclean water. Now, researchers have developed a process that can purify water, no matter how dirty it is, in a single step. Scientists from Australian research organization CSIRO have created a filtration technique using a graphene …

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Business<p>The Brexit compromise deal thrashed out by Theresa May's cabinet over Britain's contentious exit from the EU has been dealt a blow by the …

Air-Fried Cinnamon and Sugar Doughnuts Recipe

"I love hot cinnamon doughnuts, but don't like or have all the oil to make the recipes. This version uses an air fryer. By using less oil, I can use …

The Best Healthy 30-Minute Meals

Healthy meals on the table in 30 minutes or less? Yes, please.

Coconut-Carrot Cake with Coconut Buttercream Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layer: Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour sides and bottom of a 13- x 9-inch baking pan.<p>Step 2<p>Toss together …

Dessert

PioneerHiker 50L Hiking Backpack in several colors for $18 (Reg. $30)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Pioneer TEC (99% positive feedback) via Amazon is offering the 50L Hiking Backpack in several colors for <b>$17.99</b> with promo code</b> …

Chicken Avocado Egg Rolls

In a saute pan over high heat, add canola oil. Saute red onions and bell peppers until translucent. Add ginger, garlic, bamboo shoots, celery, …

8 High-Protein Anti-Inflammatory Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Make In 2018 For Weight Loss

We got a slow cooker over the holidays. Ok, we got it the previous holiday season. But 2018 is the year we’re going to use it for making …

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27 Lentil Recipes for Easy Weeknight Meals

We love lentils here at Kitchn. They are magically easy to cook on the stove, and versatile enough to go into a wide range of cuisines. Plus, they …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Flora Shedden's citrus twists: clementine whisky marmalade and grapefruit sorbet served with orange biscuits

The arrival of citrus, a new diary and even just one crisp bright day is enough to inspire even the most bored of cooks. After a gruelling few months, a much-needed Christmas break spent re-reading my favourite recipe books, columns and writers has left me giddy with ideas and thrilled to be back …

Ginormous Toaster Pastry

Love store-bought toaster pastries? You'll love this fun, giant version even more. The flaky, doughy breakfast treat takes only a few minutes to put …

8 Time-Saving Meal Prep Ideas Nutritionists Actually Use

If you're trying to clean up your diet, preparing your own meals is key. But when you come home exhausted after a long day at work, the last thing …

All the Types of Lentils (and What the Hell to Do with Them)

By Alex Delany<p>Brown. Red. Black. French. With so many types of lentils to choose from, you need to know what each one is good for.<p>You want to make lentil soup. You open up your cabinet. You pull out five half-full bags of five different types of lentils. You scratch your head, wondering if you can …