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The 9 Best Low-Carb Snacks to Buy in 2018

Most of the snacks you eat on a daily basis—things like chips, crackers, granola bars, and cookies—have high amounts of carbohydrates in each …

Nutrition

J.K. Rowling expertly slams President Trump’s rant about Hillary Clinton in a single tweet

The acclaimed author proves her chops in lengthy novels and in 140 characters or less; beware Trump<p>One of the skills evidently required to becoming one of the most inventive writers ever is succinctness. It's something J. K. Rowling demonstrates every time she does a 140-character takedown on …

Trump has ousted Kaepernick from his own movement, proving the player right

The roots of Kaeprnick’s movement were tossed aside, just like his career, as a culture war hit a boiling point<p>When President Donald Trump thrust himself into the fray over football players kneeling during the national anthem — a protest that has been active for over a year now — the genesis of the …

Glazed Condensed Milk Cookies

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 325°.<p>Step 2<p>Place butter in the bowl of a stand mixer, fitted with the paddle attachment; beat 2 to 3 minutes. Add …

The Best Salad Greens, Ranked By Nutrition

Eat better salads.<p>It’s pretty well understood that salads are good for you. As long as you’re careful with a restaurant’s menu options, you can count on doing right by your body with a bed of greens.<p>But, not all greens are created equal and some contain significantly more nutrition than others. …

Nutrition

Banana Bread Recipe

This version of banana bread is the only one I make now. It is perfect - tender, flavorful, and it works every time. It isn't your typical quick …

20+ Hearty Acorn Squash Recipes Perfect For Fall and Winter

You've probably cooked plenty of butternut squash recipes, but what about when you want to try out something new? Enter the acorn squash. When cooked properly, acorn squash has a mellow sweetness and a rich texture that lends itself to a litany of other ingredients and flavors, like maple syrup and …

Healthy Eating

This Fiber-Rich Grain Is Healthier Than Quinoa and Better Than Rice

When it comes to having your carbs and eating them too, unrefined and nutritious grains are the healthiest options. Today we're focusing on farro, …

The 10 Best Mascaras Out There, Hands Down

Trust us.<p>As any lash fanatic knows, not all mascaras are created equal. Flaking, clumping, weighing down, raccoon eyes...some of them are just a nightmare. ("I shelled out HOW much for this tube of $%^#?!") Fear not! Below, the best in the game right now that are actually worth your hard earned …

The complete list of Alexa commands so far

Here are all the things you can ask Alexa to do. (Dad jokes included.)<p>Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa, is infiltrating your home, your beach trips and even your ride to work. Now that there are many ways to interact with Alexa -- with the Tap, Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Look, Echo Show, Dash Wand and the …

Smart Homes

Are eggs healthy?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In some ways, eggs are very good for you.<p>First of all, they are a nutrient-dense food. They contain high-quality protein, meaning eggs offer all nine essential amino acids that can't be made by humans and therefore must come from our diets. Protein in eggs can help build and preserve muscle …

Nutrition

Doug the Pug is an adorable nerd in 'The Big Bang Theory' intro parody

Sorry, <i>Big Bang Theory:</i> You may have won countless Emmy awards, but there's a new nerd in town.<p>His name is Doug the Pug<i>.</i><p>In the new parody video <i>The Big</i> …

The One Healthy Ingredient Registered Dietitians Always Have in Their Pantries

If you want to start eating healthier, the first thing you should do is stock your pantry with nutritious ingredients. Having healthy stuff on hand …

5 Tips from Around the World for Making a Better Pot Roast

When we hear the words "pot roast," many of us think of the Sunday classic — a hunk of braised beef swimming in gravy and surrounded by tender …

7 things that happened to these nurses after going vegan for 21 days

<b>A group of 19 nurses decided to test a plant-based diet, here’s what happened.</b><p>One day at Virginia’s George Mason University, Joanne Evans, M.Ed., …

11 tomato varieties you'll want to try in your spring garden

It's time to talk tomatoes.<p>We asked avid home gardeners Jo Anne and Alejandro Trigo — owners of Mid-City-based Two Dog Organic Nursery — to share their favorite picks for tomato plants to plant now for summer harvest. (Many of the organic, non-GMO seedlings are available now at their …

14 Instagrams that will Convince You to Visit Scotland

Ah, Scotland. You might recognize this beautiful country from scenes of <i>Braveheart</i>, or fantasize about it in storied tales of the Loch Ness monster. …

Tiny teardrop trailer has huge windows for stargazing

A fully loaded custom camper costs around $27,000<p>Teardrop trailers—originally popular in the 1960s—have been making a comeback lately, but even new designs are plagued by a chronic problem: claustrophobia.<p>A lack of vertical space and the need to keep the lightweight campers true to their compact …

The Pantry Staples That Improve Your Gut, Liver, and Hormone Health

Raise your hand if your bathroom cupboard is brimming with creams, potions, elixirs, and tinctures that promise to deliver healthy, stress-free skin? …

Lisa Faulkner's Greek custard tart - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>1 litre milk<br>• 3 medium eggs, plus 2 egg yolks<br>• 100g caster sugar<br>• 100g fine semolina<br>• 2 tsp vanilla extract<br>• 120g unsalted butter, melted, plus …

10 Best Carbs For Weight Loss, According to a Dietitian

Trying to lose weight, and you think you have to ditch all carbs? No way! It's painful to live without bread and pasta and fruit, and the best news is you don't have to! Certified dietitian Leslie Langevin, MS, RD, CD, of Whole Health Nutrition recommends eating carbs to give you energy and fill …

Healthy Eating

How To Make French Toast: The Video

<b>Dry out the bread:</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 285°F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Place a wire rack on …

How to Make Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa Do Whatever You Want

Our peaceful homes are being invaded by talking Bluetooth speakers and there’s nothing you can do about it—so you might as well enlist the help of …

Best Alexa Enabled Gadgets You Must Get for Your Home

Amazon Alexa is slowly transforming itself into the best home automation operation system gadget manufacturers can look forward to. The CES 2017 was …

14 ways you can control your home with your voice using Amazon's Echo and Alexa

But then what? Adding to your shopping list? Setting timers? Asking about the weather? Great, but it's pretty similar to Siri in what it can do, and using your voice to buy things from Amazon isn't super exciting.<p>Alexa can do so much more than that, especially for your home. With the help from …

5 Easy DIY Tutorials for That Viral Chunky Knit Blanket

It's time to cuddle up with some Netflix and knits!<p>It's that time of year when staying indoors while snuggled up in a blanket all day sounds better than having to go to work or do errands, especially if it was this chunky knit blanket that people on Instagram are obsessing over.<p>This new knit …

Sci-fi, fantasy and geektastic TV shows for 2017

TV

Learn How to Cook Absolutely Everything You Eat from Scratch

Learn How to Cook Everything from Scratch<p>From condiments to homemade mixes, you can make it all at home<p>Updated December 15, 2017<p>Real food tastes …

Food Preservation