Gretchen Andersen

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12 Low-Carb Lunches to Pack For Work

If you're looking to cut back on carbs, that daily sandwich at lunch is not going to fly. Finding new recipes that will leave you feeling satisfied …

Clean and Colorful Crispy Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

<i>Anytime that mac and cheese craving strikes, we'll rely on this recipe from Teresa Marie Howes of Eat, Drink and Be Skinny to indulge the healthy way.</i><p><b>Mac and Cheese you can be proud to eat.</b><p>Let's face it, mac and cheese is one of those comfort foods that is hard to pass up. Unfortunately, it's also …

Recipes

This Upside-Down Peanut Butter Banana Toast Is Gonna Change Your Life

FRENCH. TOAST. FORVER.<p>1 stale baguette<p>4 eggs<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 teaspoon cinnamon<p>¼ cup unsalted butter<p>1 cup brown sugar<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup peanut butter<p>1 large banana, sliced<p>1. Preheat oven to 375˚F/190˚C.<p>2. On a cutting board, cut the baguette in half lengthwise, and slice into …

Black Bean-Feta Quinoa Bowl

In a medium saucepan set over medium heat, heat the oil until shimmering, about 2 minutes. Add the onion and saute until browned, 5 to 7 minutes. Add …

These 12 slow cooker recipes are perfect for spring

Don't pack up that Crockpot just yet.<p>Slow cooking can and should be done all year round. You'll be glad to have this kitchen appliance when you want …

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10 lunches to make for work without actually cooking ANYTHING

You know the scene: You <i>tried</i> to get up early enough to make a filling, healthy lunch for work, but then your dog got sick, or your kid had a …

Our Top 16 Slow-Cooker Recipes of 2016

We really took on the slow cooker in 2016, publishing dozens of recipes and articles and equipment reviews. Here are our 16 most popular recipes, …

10 Low-carb Diet Winter Recipes That Won't Kill Your Six-Pack

With winter upon us, it’s only natural to turn to “comfort foods,” which can turn your six-pack into a big, flabby one-pack. Instead, cozy up to …

9 Delicious Crock-Pot Chicken Recipes

Need fresh ideas for chicken? Toss your favorite bird into the slow cooker, set it, and forget it until dinnertime.<p>Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka …

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18 Chocolate Desserts SO Indulgent, You Won’t Believe They’re Paleo

Dessert is the hardest bad habit to break when you commit to a new and improved healthy eating resolution. The good news is that there are SO many natural alternatives, you can easily hack a way to #TreatYoSelf to your favorite sweets. We’ve seen healthy bean desserts become all the rage, and most …

5 Minute Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie

Like peanut butter? You’ll love this nutty chocolate smoothie! Oh yes, this is one indulgent smoothie. Peanut butter, milk, banana, whipped cream, …

Indulge Your Sweet Tooth with these Easy No-Bake Dessert Recipes

You don’t need to forgo dessert just because it’s too hot to turn on the oven or you don’t feel like spending hours in the kitchen. These no-bake …

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Greek Quinoa Bowl Recipe

A healthy lunch bowl, packed with veggies, feta and roasted peppers! Preparing a healthy lunch the night before is such a great way to keep your …

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25 Healthy Vegetable Smoothies

Sometimes it’s difficult to get the recommended daily intake of vegetables during our busy lives, but there are ways to sneak them in while you’re on …

Recipes

15 DIY Decor Solutions For Your Balcony

Living in an apartment has its pros and cons, and so does having an apartment balcony. It might be discouraging to see how far the snow piles up your …

Landscaping

Raspberry and Blueberry Yogurt Bark Bites

These Raspberry and Yogurt Bark bites make the perfect after-school snack! I’m always looking for easy snacks for the kids, and if I can get some …

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Unconventional DIY End Tables That Will Keep Your Home Interesting

For people who are passionate about home decor, there’s nothing more exciting than choosing a new piece of furniture to tie a room or space theme …

Woodworking

15 Creative Ways to Reuse Old Shoes

Going through your old shoes and getting rid of certain pairs to make room in your closet can be difficult. It’s always hard to let go of a pair you …

19 Frugal (And Easy) Ways to Update an Old Home

Even though I have a tight budget for home improvement, my wife and I have been able to make cheap changes that have the neighbors complimenting us …

7 Ways to Declutter Without Throwing Anything Away

Many professional organizers will tell you the best way to declutter is to trash your unused, unloved, or broken belongings. This is sound advice, …

Martha Stewart Knows There's More Room in Your Home Than You Think — And She'll Show You Where

<b>3. Make an Entryway Where There’s None</b><p>Having your front door open directly into a living space isn’t exactly grand. Carve out a distinctive entry …

27 DIYs For The Classiest Person You Know

These are a class act.