Gail Whitty

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The 10 Most Filling Foods for Weight Loss

If you were to describe The Perfect Food, it might go something like this: healthful, delicious, bigger than a morsel and filling enough to fight …

Nutrition

You can buy a $36,000 tiny house on Amazon — but you probably shouldn’t

The conversion of shipping containers to living spaces is not a new concept—but being able to purchase them online and have them delivered by e-commerce giant Amazon is.<p>Deliveries by the Seattle-based (and seemingly endlessly expanding) company are becoming a staple for most American households: …

Housing

No place to park your tiny house? This website can help

Try It Tiny is the Airbnb of tiny house-friendly land rentals.<p>The most difficult thing about downsizing into a tiny house isn’t parting ways with six …

Puget Sound

How to Cut Costs with Tiny Living

Tiny homes aren’t just a fad anymore — what started as a way to lower mortgage payments and utility costs following the Great Recession has developed …

Home Ownership

Just Park It: Georgia

Try It Tiny offers many options in the state of Georgia, both for tiny house rentals and also private land rentals. Here’s a map of the offerings and …

Tiny House Movement

I Tried Going Vegan and Failed Miserably—Here's What I did Wrong

I still get chills when I pass by the dairy-free section in Fairway.<p>December 15, 2017<p>Over the summer, I received the unfortunate diagnosis of IBS, or …

Don't Make This Social Security Mistake

Underestimating how long you might live and claiming benefits early might be a costly decision.<p>When we think about life expectancy, we usually …

Retirement

Walmart Is Axing Hundreds More Corporate Jobs

Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Tuesday it is eliminating more U.S. corporate jobs this month, even as it invests in improving its e-commerce operations …

Walmart

How to make a sushi bowl

Deconstruction once ruled academia. The literary theory insisted that the text (pre-texting) be taken apart, like some Lego castle, and left in pieces on the classroom floor. The game kept professor and student busy for years. Now new fads roam campus, and deconstruction has moved on to the …

Soysauce

Is Instant Oatmeal Even Worth Eating?

In the breakfast lineup, oatmeal is the clearly the healthy choice. But within the world of oatmeal, there are options. Lots of them. Are you making the right one?<p>If you are the person who reaches for those quick-cooking oats, you might <b>not</b> making the best choice in terms of health. Sure, they’re …

Breakfast

The simple mistake people make when they try to eat healthy

Forget the nutrition facts label, the ingredients list and the say-so of experts: A new study finds that shoppers think a food is healthy only when it costs them more.<p>The study, forthcoming in the Journal of Consumer Research, is the latest evidence that your brain may work against you when it …

Nutrition

5 Healthy Pasta Recipes That Are 100% Vegan (and Totally Delicious)

Pasta is perhaps the single most important dish a cook can have in their repertoire. Comforting, filling, easy to toss together—let's be honest, we …

Plant-Based Diet

Creamy Healthy Vegetarian White Chili Recipe (with vegan option)

Heat olive oil over medium in a large stock pot.<p>Add onion, pepper, and jalapeno and saute for 7 to 10 minutes, or until the vegetables are soft and …

What Michelle Obama's Farewell Interview With Oprah Meant To Black Women Like Me

For one hour on Monday, she gave us a reprieve from all crazy, gave public voice to our collective angst (“Now we’re feeling what not having hope …

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

A rich and creamy beans and broth recipe from Tuscany

Every year, usually in October, we visit Maremma, a glorious cummerbund of a region straddling lower Tuscany and higher Lazio. We stay at the same hotel, an old-fashioned place that sits in folds of green, run impeccably and kindly by a woman called Graziella, who looks like a combination of …

Food Preservation

A Creamy Cauliflower Soup That's Dairy-Free, Vegan And Perfect For Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is here, friends. Soon everyone is gathering around for the holiday feast, so what to serve those that don't partake in that big ol' turkey or anything with dairy? This creamy cauliflower soup is luxuriously creamy (sans the cream) and pairs well with Thanksgiving fare. Not a touch of …

Vegan

Rise, sisters, rise. Defeat Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton is not perfect, and we must push her. But if Trump is elected, permission is given to degrade, deny, diminish and destroy us and our rights<p>Dear women of America and men who love women,<p>All week I have received emails, texts and calls from my sisters around the world. They were as …

Feminism

Margaret Drabble: ‘I am not afraid of death. I worry about living’

As life expectancy increases, and scientists search for new ways to outwit mortality, we are beginning to fear old age and longevity more than dying. But who decides when it is the right time to go?<p>We are often told that in earlier times all cultures had a concept of the afterlife – that …

Literature

Menopause, Sleepless Nights Make Women’s Bodies Age Faster

Two UCLA studies reveal that menopause–and the insomnia that often accompanies it — make women age faster.The dual findings, respectively published …

Women's Health

4 Important Tax Tips To Help Seniors With Filing This Year

Tax time can be a stressful part of the year for anyone, but seniors may be feeling the pressure more than others. Constant changes to the U.S. tax …

Coming Soon to A Senior Near You – House Calls by Healthcare Providers

Our senior loved ones may remember, from their own childhoods, a time when the doctor came to their house to provide medical care and treatment …

Health Care

Cheesy Garlic Parmesan Spinach Spaghetti Squash

<i>Aiming to eat more veggies? This Cheesy Garlic Parmesan Spinach Spaghetti Squash recipe packs an entire package of spinach swirled with an easy</i> …

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How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place an 8-inch round cake pan in oven. Preheat oven to 500°F (leave pan in oven as it preheats).<p>Step 2<p>Bring a large saucepan …

Eggs

Vegan Creamy Butternut Squash Soup with Spinach #SundaySupper | Cooking Chat

<i>Vegan Creamy Butternut Squash Soup with Spinach gets its creaminess from pureeing the cooked vegetables with some silken tofu. Delicious fall flavors</i> …

Vegan

Navy Bean, Bacon and Spinach Soup (Pressure Cooker, Slow Cooker or Stove Top)

Bacon makes everything better (in my opinion), especially in this hearty white bean soup. It’s delicious, inexpensive, and easy to make and leftovers …

Baked Penne with Spinach, Ricotta & Fontina

Now that my cookbook manuscript is complete (phew!), I’m refocusing my attention on my website and tackling your recipe requests. (Got a request? …

Italian Food