Erin Beaton

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14 Dinner Recipes That Prove Falafel Won’t Make Ya Feel Awful on Meatless Monday

When falafel’s done right, this Middle Eastern fave can compete with any plant-based protein out there, tofu and tempeh included. It’s fantastic in a wrap, and it can make for a real hearty and wholesome grain bowl. When you’re planning your next Meatless Monday dinner, keep these 14 swoon-worthy …

8 Things To Love About Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park

<i>Everyone should visit the Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado at least once in their lives, if for nothing else than to see some variation of this beautiful scene at Dream Lake... they obviously call it "Dream Lake" for a reason! Photo credit: Jonathan Irish</i><p>70 miles northwest of Denver, …

National Parks

These 18 *Genius* Canned Tuna Recipes Take Everyone’s Fave Pantry Staple to the Next Level

Notice how tuna is almost always on the top 10 list of everyone’s most valuable pantry staples. Not only is tuna a cheap and convenient source of protein, it’s also SOOOO versatile. You can make everything from tuna sandwiches to tuna melts to tuna risotto and more. And after the icky news about …

How to use organic beauty products

By now you've probably embraced organic food as part of your diet, but what about organic beauty products? We know eating a better quality of food makes us feel healthier, so it makes sense to apply the same logic to the products we put on our skin.<p>It's certainly true that compared to ordinary …

10 Simple Tofu Recipes for Beginner Vegetarians

Don't fear tofu!<p>So, you’ve decided to take the plunge and go vegetarian. Here's some advice: Don't be scared of tofu! Though you might be used to …

Weed is making the beer industry paranoid

The beer industry is keeping close tabs on the growth of legalized marijuana in the US, and for good reason: The cannabis industry is gunning to displace alcohol as a safer and healthier alternative.<p>Beer already competes with wine and liquor for what some analysts cutely refer to as “share of …

Cannabis

Here are 6 movies that blatantly re-used footage from other movies

This is a fun one. Screen Rant came up with a list of movies that shows how films have recycled and reused scenes from other movies. This isn’t an …

How to Make Monte Cristo Sandwiches

I've heard that in some circles, the Monte Cristo is fancy food. Like white table cloth fancy. But for me, it's 100 percent, late-night diner food.<p>If …

Chicken Recipes

What Happens In Your Brain During The Two Critical Stages Of Sleep

We shouldn’t wear lack of sleep like a badge of honor. Our brains are actually doing important work to make us more successful as we snooze.<p>The average person spends one-third, or 36%, of their lives sleeping. That means if you live to be 90, you spend about 32 years asleep.<p>“What that 32 years is …

8 Skillet Desserts That Just Might Change Your Life

Let's hear it for the skillet: the easy, fast and non-dirty-dish-creating way to make an impressive dessert that will win you friends and lovers. Here, eight of our favorite recipes.<p><b>Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie</b><p>Go big or go home. Pass the milk. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Skillet Pear Ginger Pie</b><p>Premade piecrust …

Dessert

20 Delicious Sandwich-Free And Healthy Lunch Ideas

20 Sandwich-Free And Healthy Lunch Ideas That Everyone Would Love<p>Reema Prabhakar<p>Read full profile<p>Are you bored of eating sandwiches for lunch? …

You Don't Know Dessert Until You've Seen These 21 Epic Cake Recipes

Ahhh cake: you hear that word, and I <b>dare</b> you not to think happy thoughts. There's a cake for literally everyone. Don't like chocolate? Fine, try a …