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22 Stuffed Shells Recipes, Because Cheese Inside Pasta Is Always a Good Idea

Cheese-stuffed pasta is always a good idea, and these stuffed shells recipes are perfect for any night of the week when your Italian-food craving strikes. Classic ricotta and marinara shells aren't the only versions out there, though. These 22 recipes will introduce you to creative twists on the …

Recipes

Murder in mind in Karin Fossum's new thriller 'Hell Fire'

With Scandinavian crime fiction all the rage and enormous attention paid to writers like Jo Nesbo, Stieg Larsson and Henning Mankell, it's almost, well, criminal, that Norway's Karin Fossum isn't better known.<p>Translated into dozens of languages and winner of the Glass Key Award for best Nordic …

11 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

19 Vegan Breakfasts You Can Make in 15 Minutes or Less

When simply getting out the door without mismatched shoes is considered a feat during chaotic weekdays, whipping up a satisfying morning meal seems …

Recipes

You'd Never Know This Delicious Hummus Is Low-Calorie

When I attended a cooking class with Chef Melissa King, I was treated to some pretty phenomenal appetizers — including the silkiest, smoothest hummus I've ever had! As it turns out, this was no ordinary hummus . . . in fact, there were no chickpeas to be found. The protein-packed base? Tofu.<p>By …

26 Side Dishes That Are Perfect For Summer

Every great grilling recipe calls for an equally great side dish. These recipes will be the star of any summertime meal, and they're guaranteed to please (and feed) a crowd. From easy pasta salads to dishes starring fresh tomatoes and other Summer produce, these will become your go-to side dishes …

26 Crazy and Delicious Casserole Recipes That Are Definitely Not Your Grandma's

While the word 'casserole' might make you cringe, remembering mushy tuna noodle casserole your grandma used to make, rest assured there are foodie-approved ones out there — quinoa risotto with truffle oil, pizza lasagna rollups, and chicken florentine artichoke bake, just to name a few. Not many …

Recipes

The best books for summer 2016

From Essex serpents to chimpanzees, political satire to the best new thrillers … leading writers reveal which books they will be taking to the beach<p>I recently reread <b>Anita Brookner</b>’s first novel <i>A Start in Life</i>(Penguin), and it left me thinking that maybe all novelists should be forbidden from …

Books

18 Summer Pasta Ideas To Try ASAP

Relationship status: pasta.<p><i>For more pasta recipes, head over to Food52.</i>

Cooking

15 Foods and Recipes You Never Knew You Could Freeze

These days we’re all trying to be super humans by eating better, planning better and just <i>doing</i> better in general. But even when you’re trying to maintain a healthy work-life balance, making time for meal planning can be tough (despite all the meal prep inspiration out there). If only we had the …

Cooking

11 Addictive Books You Can Tear Through in a Weekend

Short, sweet, and page-turning.<p><b>1. The Girls by Emma Cline</b><p>This mesmerizing novel follows impressionable teenager Evie Boyd as she falls in with a sketchy, cult-like group inspired by the Manson Family. Come for the salacious connections to real life, stay for Cline's haunting depiction of female …

I've read 12 books about money over the past year — and 3 key pieces of advice appear nearly everywhere

Over the past year, I've read one money-related book a month, from Benjamin Franklin's 1758 classic, "The Way to Wealth" to the more recent bestseller, Ramit Sethi's "I Will Teach You to Be Rich."<p>While each is fundamentally different in style — and varying in content — three pearls of wisdom about …

Self-improvement

The best free online business courses starting in June

Memorial Day marks the unofficial kickoff to summer. In business, that means summer hours or "working" from home on Fridays. For some, June is a time to catch their breath.<p>Since the holidays, they've been criss-crossing the country, living out of Drury Inns with 11 p.m. conference calls and 5 a.m. …

12 Mindfulness Quotes that Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

Over the past couple of years, as I’ve watched my son grow from a baby into a remarkable little boy, I’ve learned that a young child can teach an …

How to Grill Zucchini Like Japanese Restaurants

Grilled zucchini -- the kind you find at a Japanese steak house -- makes a tender and flavorful side dish. The sesame seeds and soy sauce give the …

Food

Salads for BBQ

Pair these easy salads—including red-and-green coleslaw, sesame-ginger chicken pasta salad and arugula salad with potatoes and green beans—with your …

15 Takeout Recipes to Try No Matter Your Diet

When you’re on a specific diet, takeout can sometimes seem like it’s totally out of the question. Even if you order something seemingly healthy, you never know what could be lurking in those stir fry recipes. The solution to this problem is to simply make your own takeout at home. This way, you …

Healthy Eating

Picnic Lunch Ideas

Fresh salads, easy sandwiches and delicious crostatas are all perfect for a summer picnic lunch. Here, inspiring recipes for delicious and easily …

19 Delcious Reminders To Eat Cake For Breakfast

Who needs caffeine when you have a sugar high?<p><i>For more breakfast recipes, head over to Food52.</i>

Breakfast

12 Brilliantly Literary Hotels for Book Lovers

Add this grand, dramatic hotel set in a palace built in 1894 to your bucket list, not just for the regal digs, but for the massive library, which …

10 Açai Bowl Recipes That Are Too Delicious Not To Try

Open wide!<p>By now, you're probably familiar with açai bowls -- for those who need a refresher, the açai berry is a superfood from Brazil, known for its many health benefits. While you've most likely gobbled down a few of these breakfast bowls, you might be getting sick of the trendy treat.<p>To help …

Breakfast

Pulses: The Hottest New Healthy Food Trend You *Need* to Try

By now you may have heard of one of the newest healthy food trends of 2016: pulses. Pulses are part of the legume family, and include dried peas, beans, lentils and chickpeas. You already know these foods are incredibly versatile — there are <i>tons</i> of healthy bean dessert recipes out there, and hummus …

Healthy Eating

Well Plated by Erin Slow Cooker Broccoli Cheese Soup | Well Plated by Erin

Slow Cooker Broccoli Cheese Soup<p><i>Slow Cooker Broccoli Cheese Soup – Calling all Panera broccoli cheese soup lovers! I’m popping in with a healthy</i> …

Cooking

You’ll Never Guess the Inspo for This DIY Shift Dress

Creative collaborations are kind of our jam. We’re strong believers in the concept that many minds are stronger than one, and that truly innovative ideas are born from unexpected combinations. (Exhibit A: our floral wreath DIY that combines tons of our favorite Pinterest trends into one piece of …

7 Vegetarian Versions of Classic Sandwiches

Meat-free recipes for your favorite sandwiches.<p>It's not hard to eat a delicious, satisfying vegetarian diet, but many non-meat-eaters might, from …

20 Chefs to Follow on Instagram

The original foodies.<p>With the rise of viral foods, food blogs and #foodporn posts, it's easy to get carried away by photogenic (not to mention delicious) meals and overlook the people who created them. But chefs are just as cool as the latest food Instagrammer you follow, and here are 20 accounts …

James Beard

10 books that will change the way you live your life

Whether the focus is getting out of bed as soon as the alarm goes off, getting a creative project off the ground, kicking procrastination forever, or figuring out — hallelujah! — what to do for a career, we're all works in progress.<p>But finding the path that'll get us there is a torturous, tender, …

All The Books You Should Read, According To Your Binge TV Preferences

Streaming TV is great, but books are the original binge-able medium.<p>Raise your hand if you think you watch too much television. *Slowly raises hand.* Now raise your hand if you think you should read more books. *Sheepishly repeats gesture.*<p>I'm imagining a lot of arms in the air right now, which, …

12 Must-Read Book Recommendations From Millionaire Entrepreneurs

Most successful people have mentors and coaches. Every successful person has a favorite books list. These millionaire entrepreneurs say their favorite books have had a significant impact on their success, and they have shared their must-read lists with me. Enjoy!<p>Karen Hough, founder and CEO, …

Entrepreneurship

You Need To Visit These 20 Websites If You Want To Learn New Skills

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …