Danielle Hicks

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A Chicken-Roasting Method All Good Cooks Know

Everyone’s looking for the perfect roast chicken, yet spatchcocking still seems like a secret of those in the know. Suffice it to say, it’s a skill worth learning, and not just because spatchcocking is a fun word to bandy about with authority.<p>Also — and less amusingly — known as butterflying, …

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8 Low-Sugar Cocktails That Aren't Vodka Soda

Let's get something out of the way right off the bat: Alcohol can be part of a healthy lifestyle, but alcohol itself isn't exactly healthy. Protein, …

23 Low-Carb Snacks To Eat When You're Trying To Be Healthy

Because eating fewer carbs can still be delicious.

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Want to lose weight? Eat MORE!

So if you like irony, here’s one for you. A great route to weight loss may actually be to eat MORE! Of course, this statement does come with some …

These wings are called “irresistible” for a reason

Back in the early 1980s, I came up with a chicken wing recipe. It started as a refrigerator-clearing exercise, using a little of this and that from …

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30 Days Of Meals You Can Eat During A Sugar Detox

I gave up all added sugar and artificial sweeteners for an entire month and actually didn't hate it. Here's everything I ate along the way.

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16 non-boring salad recipes to whip up this spring

As warmer weather and fresher produce start sprouting up, so do salad cravings. Tempting greens and veggies at the farmers market may once again make …

16 Cheat Sheets For If You're A Foodie But Also Lazy AF

Easy and foolproof.

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30 Delicious Things You Never Knew You Could Make With A Crock-Pot

Think *outside* the stew.

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The One Drinking Mistake You're Making That's Slowing Your Weight Loss

Alcohol isn't evil--it just does some really interesting things to your body. (Anyone who's had a bad hangover knows what I mean.) Realistically, …

St. Patrick's Day Recipes Food: Corned Beef, Colcannon, Irish Stew More

Corned Beef and Cabbage<p>Fun fact: Corned Beef and Cabbage is not an authentic Irish dish. It became a staple among Irish immigrants to the US and is …

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9 Black Leggings With Insane Amazon Reviews

You’ll learn a lot from reading honest reviews and feedback submitted on Amazon. We’ve shared the $5 T-shirt with over 400 positive comments to the …

How gut health impacts body weight — and the top foods to eat

If you’re trying to lose weight, you’ve likely thought of your belly as a target area for slashing fat.<p>But it turns out that what’s underneath your gut may be the key not only to your dream body — but also, lasting health.<p>A 2014 study published in the journal <i>Pediatric Research</i>, for example, …

4 surprising things you never knew about your metabolism

Ever wish you could hack your metabolism? After all, when things are humming along in the gut department, you have a lower risk of diabetes, heart …

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12 Easy One-Pot Meals

Toss all your ingredients into a single skillet or stockpot and you have no-stress, no-mess recipes for any night of the week.<p>Pork Chops With Chard …

These 18 Traditional Dishes Prove That Puerto Rico Has The Best Food

You haven’t lived until you try all of these!

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18 Ways to Get Your Italian Comfort Food Fix at Home

Special date nights <i>may</i> call for dinner at a romantic low-lit Italian restaurant, but when you want to avoid the crowds (or securing a rezzie), cooking at home is key. When you need the comfort of a bowl of pasta or a meatball sub, these 18 recipes will be your saving grace. Grab some charcuterie to …

Salted dulce de leche blondies

A blondie with a layer of dulce de leche in the middle is finished off with a thin layer of sea salt.<p>February 9, 2017 —I had a jar of dulce de leche …

11 Whole30 recipes for the healthy but lazy chef in us all

If your two favorite things are eating healthy and tough love, then Whole30 is definitely the program for you. The month long diet has become a …

5 foods to help you beat dangerous belly fat

More than 70 percent of adults — ages 20 and older — are overweight, and almost 40 percent are considered obese (having a BMI of 30+; go here to calculate your BMI). Many of us carry this excess weight around the middle; and belly fat is much worse than the fat around your hips and thighs because …

17 healthy Trader Joe's items we're obsessed with

Trader Joe's might be most famous for treats like cookie butter and mac and cheese that aren't exactly nutritional superstars, but comb the aisles of a TJ's and you'll find plenty of healthy items too. Of course you can't go wrong with nutritious basics like fresh fruits and vegetables, organic …

11 Easy High-Protein Recipes for Beginner Cooks

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Do These 7 Things to Age Well

Exercise, diet, even attitude can be as important as genetics when it comes to growing old gracefully. “Old age,” as Bette Davis once said, “is no …

3 Sneaky Habits That Slow Your Metabolism Down (and How to Change Them)

Exercise and dietary "quick fixes" might seem enticing, but in the long-run, they could wreak havoc with your metabolism. Lyn-Genet Recitas, …