James Nakahara

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The Most Ingenious (and Easy) Way to Clean a Slow Cooker

I love a slow cooker. I inherited mine from a friend a few years ago (it's an older version of this). It's amazing and probably will be for decades …

Slow Cookers

26 Halloween Treats That Are Cute, Not Creepy

Whether you're hosting a Halloween party, sharing treats with your officemates, or looking for a fun Fall activity, you'll want to pin a few of these festive recipes. Cute, not creepy, these treats range from ghost marshmallow treats to jack-o'-lantern cake pops and are sure to captivate your …

Cream Cheese

How to Prep a Week of Easy Low-Carb Meals in About 2 Hours — Power Hour Meal Prep

One of my top priorities right now is eating healthful, tasty food that makes me feel good and gives me energy. It's as simple as that. What that …

Low-carb Diet

No-Cook Overnight Oatmeal Recipe

"I love making up a few of these at a time for a quick, on-and-go breakfast. You can use different spices or maple syrup and your favorite berry or …

Recipes

The Easy Meal Prep Plan That Lets Me Cook Once and Eat All Week — Power Hour Meal Prep

Do you want to know the best feeling in the world? Gazing into a fridge of prepped food on Sunday night, knowing you are all set for lunches and even …

Breakfast

This Garlic Butter Broth Cheesy Chicken Recipe Is a Dream — Delicious Links

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

Recipes

Recipe: Peanut Chicken Power Bowls — Recipes from The Kitchn

If power bowls and Buddha bowls aren't already part of your weekly meal plan, this is the recipe that will convince you they should be. The crispy …

Recipes

This 32-Minute Morning Routine Is the Best Way to Start Your Day, According to Science

Are you on the path to personal mastery and self-improvement? If so (and I hope you are), I want to offer you a powerful daily morning routine that has four key themes: giving, gratitude, breathing, and growing (in that order).<p>But fair warning: Sometimes when we think about self-improvement, we …

Business Strategy

Sweet-and-Spicy Grilled Steak Lettuce Cups

Protein-packed steak and crunchy romaine are a mouthwatering combo.<p>Romaine is our lettuce of choice: Its high beta-carotene levels mean you get nearly 30% of your daily value of vitamin A—which is important for glowing, healthy skin—in a one-cup serving. Plus, it has vitamin K, needed for healthy …

Food

Bring Shakshouka, a Middle Eastern staple, to your brunch table

If you’ve gone to out for brunch in recent years, chances are you’ve come across shakshouka, a Middle Eastern tomato stew topped with eggs that packs …

Food

Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

2 lb.<p>boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1" cubes<p>1/3 c.<p>plain Greek yogurt<p>1/2 tsp.<p>ground coriander (optional)<p>Kosher salt<p>Freshly ground black …

Recipes

Apple Pie Energy Bites

Packed with fresh apples, dried cranberries, nuts, and warm spices, these bite-sized snacks are full of protein and boost your energy to get you …

Apple Pie

Use Beer to Pickle Your Vegetables

I was never cool(?) enough to be invited to a “kegger” in college, but I did drink a <i>lot</i> of beer, and I hosted a few parties. Because each attendee …

These 5 Slow Cooker Recipes Need Only 5 Ingredients and a Glance — Snapshot Cooking

<i>Welcome to Snapshot Cooking, the home of Kitchn's easiest recipes. These mini recipes are so simple you can practically cook from the</i> …

Cooking

This morning routine will make you a millionaire

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it’s even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If …

Creative Work

How 10 High Achievers Handle Haters

Haters, critics and naysayers. Anyone on the path to success has them and must learn to stay motivated, despite the criticism or discouragement. Ten high performers and advisors from The Oracles share their secrets for handling haters.<p><b>1. Make criticism your fuel, not your kryptonite.</b><p>It’s all about …

Success

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do That Nobody Else Does

Most people run away from their fears, but not the mentally strong.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve no doubt heard a million times that you should exercise. But how many people have suggested that you become more mentally fit?<p>I’m not just talking about doing a …

17 Brilliantly Inspirational Quotes That Will Help Guide You Through Your Week

Let's face it, there are times when work is just plain stressful and overwhelming. These brilliant and inspiring words of wisdom will help you get through the tough times.<p>All of us feel anxiety and stress on the job when we are pressured to do something outside of our comfort zone -- that moment …

Chicken and coconut curry recipe

For the curry powder, heat a wide heavy-based pan over a medium–high heat. Once hot, add the basmati rice and cook for a few minutes. When starting to brown, add the coriander seeds, cinnamon pieces and black peppercorns and toast for a few minutes while stirring. (You can tell when they are almost …

10 practical answers to 10 powerful questions

The other day I received an email from a reader with 10 questions she wanted me to answer. No introduction. No small talk.<p>Just a list of questions …

Self-improvement

Make Slow Cooker Basil Chicken in Coconut Curry Tonight

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

Cooking

5 tips to help improve your life in 2 years

<b>How can I dramatically improve my life in 2 years?</b><p>This is a great question.<p>Most people ask how they can change their lives in a week, month, or …

Self-improvement

These 55 Amazon Products Have Been Bestsellers For Years — & You’d Never Guess Them

Buying stuff online an be a bit of a toss-up if you aren't careful. More times than I can count I've waited two weeks for a package, just to discover …

A simple system helped me to stop obsessing over work and start prioritizing my family

In my twenties, I was a lean, mean productivity machine. I created an alternative shorthand keyboard on my Blackberry to reduce my keystrokes by 80%. I devoured audiobook biographies of Steve Jobs and other great leaders by listening to them at 2.5x normal speed. I even optimized my workouts by …

Flipboard

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a can of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These 10 recipes are ultrasimple, yet the flavor payoff is <i>so</i> worth it. Go ahead and put them on your cooking bucket list.

Cooking

10 Self-Defeating Habits to Stop Doing Right Now | Inc.com

If you want to live an exceptional life you can't conduct yourself like every other regular person. It means taking a good look at how you spend your minutes, hours and days and figuring out which habits are helping you achieve great things, and which ones are keeping you down. Here are 10 …

This Blood-Sugar-Balancing Meal Prep Will Help You Avoid Hanger All Week Long

Whether you're diabetic, looking to increase your energy levels and alertness, or trying to maintain a happy weight by preparing your body to burn …

Slow cooker pulled pork recipe

Season the pork shoulder with salt. Place the pork shoulder into a slow cooker and cook on low for 8-10 hours.<p>Meanwhile, for the fresh tomato salsa, mix all of the ingredients together in a bowl and season, to taste, with salt, freshly ground black pepper and more lime juice.<p>For the guacamole, mash …

Slow Cookers

Confused about what to eat? Here's a doctor's recommended meal plan

Knowing what makes up a healthy diet can be really confusing. New fads and fast fixes appear weekly. At the same time, the rise of celebrity chefs …