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35 Spaghetti Squash Recipes to Try This Fall

No pasta, no problem.<p>Spaghetti squash is having a serious moment right now, and for good reason: it's super versatile, easy to prepare, and can be …

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This Mushroom "Alfredo" Pasta Bake Has a Secret Ingredient — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Festive Fall Salad Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 425°F. Combine squash, onion, 1 tablespoon of the olive oil, and 1/2 teaspoon each of the salt and pepper on a …

Recipes

These Essential Oils Will Obliterate Your Blackheads

Blackheads are essentially clogged hair follicles that are full of excess sebum. The overflow of sebum causes the skin to oxidize in the top layer of …

Skin Care

Best Natural Cleaning Products Brands Review

So, you eat organic, take your vitamins, are on top of your non-toxic beauty, and you’re even concerned about the quality of air in your home. But …

Top 10 Foods To Buy Once And Regrow Forever

You can regrow many of your favorite foods from scraps in your house or garden and have a never ending readily available supply of organic fresh …

How removing my breast implants made me feel more like myself—and sexier than ever

<i>After experiencing dual traumas—a battle with thyroid cancer and a preventative double mastectomy—Samantha Paige felt like she had lost touch with</i> …

The under-the-radar way to sneak more protein (and less sugar) into your diet this summer

Chia seeds in your smoothie? Check. Collagen in your coffee? Check. It can feel like you’ve tried everything to pack more protein into your day, but …

These Are The Best Stores For Buying Furniture Online

Sofas and dressers and beds, oh my!<p>No one can deny that shopping for furniture in a physical store is pretty satisfying — you get to sit on tons of sofas, try out beds to your heart's content, and curl up in a bunch of different chairs to help you find exactly the right one for you. But in terms of …

Furniture

28 Thanksgiving Appetizers Your Guests Never Saw Coming

Skip the cheese and crackers this time.<p>If you're cooking an entire meal, you probably aren't too stoked about having to make some appetizers as well, but before you put out the standard cheese and crackers or store-bought crudité platter, consider these. They're super easy to make, and they taste …

20 Show-Stopping Thanksgiving Sides

Because we all know it's all about the extras.<p>We're laying it down — Thanksgiving sides are obviously the star of the meal. We've got mad love for turkey, but it's all the extras that get us really excited. Need some inspiration for your feast? We've got tried-and-true spins on all your favorite …

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10 Best Yoga Poses for Fast Weight Loss & Flat Stomach

Sedentary work, lack of exercise, unhealthy food habits and stress contribute to a wider waist, flabby tummy and higher level of health problems. …

These Full-Body Stretches Will Help You Find Your Flexibility

This full-body stretching guide will increase your overall mobility—and make you better at your future fitness pursuits.

Your feet placement while crunching could give you even stronger abs (yes, really!)

When you’re working on getting a toned midsection, the <i>last</i> thing you’re thinking about is your feet. Crazily enough, utilizing those …

Top 10 Nutrition Foods to Eat For Gaining Lean Muscle Fast

Everyone wants muscle. If you want to add more muscle mass to your body frame, muscle strength exercises are essential. Regular workouts will …

10 High-Protein Foods You Should Eat After Your Workout

Eating after you exercise is almost as crucial as the workout itself. Eating protein after exercising helps your muscles recover and grow and ensures …

Top 12 Best Healthy Foods You Can Eat a Lot of Without Getting Fat

Thinking about trying a low-carb diet? You probably know that you’ll have to cut way, way back on foods like bread, pasta, and potatoes. But there …

These Gluten-Free Spring Rolls Are Only 230 Calories

Are you looking for a go-to recipe that won’t weigh you down or take you all evening to make? Enter these spring rolls stuffed with shrimp, juicy …

Top 10 Healthiest Foods in the World

Some foods pack more nutritional punch than others, and these 10 offer the most health benefits pound for pound of all food on the planet. They not …

The One Smoothie That Gets Rid Of Back And Stomach Fat, According To A Dietitian

When combined with a consistent exercise routine, incorporating more fruits and vegetables into your diet is a great way to kickstart fat loss. In …

Drinking this two-ingredient zesty tea before bed will relax you *and* fight bloat

If a nice warm cup of tea isn’t already part of your bedtime ritual, it might be time to add the wellness beverage to your routine. Sipping on the …

How to Use Wide Angle Lenses

Wide-angle lenses are incredibly popular for landscape photographers, but they can be very tricky to use. The main problem is that these lenses are …

Composition Techniques to Take Your Astrophotography to the Next Level

When it comes to challenging subjects, the night sky has to be right at the top of the list. Make no mistake - photos of the stars have the potential …

Just Bought Your First DSLR? Read What To Expect...

Here Are Some Excellent DSLR Photography Tips For Beginners – Well, Seeing As You Own One Now…<p>You've made the first big step.<p>Great news, and welcome …

There’s More to Landscape Photography Than Just Taking Pictures

Landscape photographer Thomas Heaton has some guidance on the inspirations that go hand-in-hand with his line of work. For anyone struggling to find …

Choosing the best Tripod for Landscape Photography

Finding the best Tripod for Landscape Photography<p>For those who follow our articles regularly, you might have heard this before: The most important …

Landscape Photography

Nikon names Michigan top spot for fall photography

Nikon cameras take some of the most beautiful images in the world.

Three Reasons to Go Ultra Wide When Photographing Dogs Outdoors

One of the most important compositional decisions to make when photographing pets is choosing a focal length. Due to perspective and lens distortion, …

10 Photoshop Skills You Need to Know

There are tons of things you can do in Photoshop to edit and create incredible images. Some techniques are fairly complex and require a good …