Karen Johnson

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How To Make the Easiest Pasta Salad — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Is there a more quintessential summer side dish than pasta salad? This cool salad keeps well for picnics and potlucks, you can make a big batch to …

Recipes

10 Easy Ways to Stay Healthy This Summer (That Don’t Ruin All the Fun)

Summer is that magical time of year where hours of day-drinking, sunbathing, and barbecue-feasting leave us feeling both giddy and kind of gross. And …

Nutrition

One Bowl Banana Bread Recipe

Give this banana bread recipe a go! It's perfect if you're craving classic banana bread flavor and texture, but want as little mess, drama, and …

Breakfast

Paul Hollywood’s Best Tips for Baking Bread

Paul Hollywood has a lot to say about bread—and those blue eyes make us listen!<p>He’s the “silver fox” judge on the Great British Baking Show, author …

Baking

Creamy Cold Banana Cake Recipe

This creamy cold banana cake is so delicious! If you like banana desserts then this recipe is the real deal for you! It is very easy to make and you …

Dessert

11 Awesome Ways to Use Overripe Bananas

You know the drill. You let your bananas chill on your kitchen counter for a few days too long and those brown spots start to take over. Before you know it, your banana seems way too ripe to eat, and you're tossing it in the trash or freezing it for a smoothie. Big mistake. There are actually a few …

Breakfast

How Many Squats Should I Do a Day? A Beginner’s Guide

Good things come to those who squat.<p>Not only will squats shape your quads, hamstrings, and glutes, they’ll also help your balance and mobility, and …

Workouts

Recipe: Deep-Dish Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie — Recipes from The Kitchn

If warm, gooey chocolate chip cookies straight from the oven make your heart skip a beat, baking your favorite timeless cookie in a skillet really …

Dessert

Gluten Free Peppermint Stick Biscotti with Chocolate Chunks by Liz - Inspector Gorgeous | Epicurious Community Table

LOVE the idea of cookies for breakfast. Anyone who has ever spent any <i>morning time</i> with me knows I enjoy a little sugar at sunrise. <i>Low carb</i> of course. …

Chef John's No-Knead Ciabatta Recipe

"This bread is the perfect marriage of a crisp, light crust outside and a chewy yet tender inside. The no-knead part is just a bonus."<p>Ingredients<p>3 …

Baking

A Hearty Father’s Day Brunch Menu Featuring Biscuits and Bourbon-Glazed Pork Chops

Gather the family around a handsome table for a delicious brunch that Dad will savor.<p>Our recipe for a perfect Father’s Day get-together: Mix hearty food with dapper décor. This isn’t the time for dainty salads. Take this opportunity to indulge in a stick-to-your-ribs feast. Check out our Dad-worthy …

Baked Elephant Ears | Taste of Home

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No-Bake Strawberry Dessert Lasagna

From: EatingWell.com, May 2018<p>Turn fresh strawberries and blueberries into a refreshing layered dessert with graham crackers and a sweetened ricotta …

Food

Try This Celebrity Trainer's Kickass, Strengthening Low-Impact Circuit

It can be difficult to find a strength-based workout that will leave you feeling accomplished and exhausted without all the wear and tear on your joints. This kickass workout from celebrity trainer Jeanette Jenkins won't have you reaching for Tylenol and icing your joints for days.<p>The low-impact …

Workouts

There's No Way This Trainer's Bodyweight Workout Won't Give You Ripped Abs

The road to flat, tight abs is not an easy one to take. You have to make sure you're in a healthy calorie deficit and exercising regularly in order to shed overall fat. But you also have to do core workouts if you want a shredded midsection.<p>Francheska Martinez, Animal Flow expert and certified …

Workouts

15 Things You Didn't Know You Could Make in a Crock-Pot

A slow cooker can be a busy cook’s best friend—after all, who doesn’t love a kitchen appliance that lets you “set it and forget it”? But if your …

Slow Cookers

13 Actually Delicious Recipes You Can Make With Canned Salmon

Salmon fried rice, anyone?<p><b>Read more:</b><p>•15 Delicious Dishes Anyone Can Whip Up With A Can Of Tuna<p>•17 Delicious Dishes Anyone Can Make With A Can Of Chickpeas<p>•13 Easy Lentil Recipes To Try Now That Soup Season Is Officially Over

Watermelon, Cucumber, and Feta Salad Recipe

Cucumbers add a welcome crunch to this refreshing summer salad of cubed watermelon, fresh herbs, and crumbled feta cheese. You can replace the fresh …

How To Make Lemonade from Scratch — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Sipping icy-cold sweet lemonade on a blazing-hot summer day is one of life's finest pleasures, which is why we think making lemonade from scratch …

8 Bodyweight Exercises That You've Never Heard Of

The most common reason to skip a workout is lack of time but with these eight bodyweight moves, an awesome pump can be achieved right in your bedroom.<p>…

How to reset your midlife body to burn fat – in six easy steps

Weight gain is not an inevitability of ageing – although, for many people, as they accumulate years under their belt, they also gain pounds.<p>A big part of this is down to the modern dietary environment, which encourages gradual weight gain over time. Over the last 10-20 years, we have started to eat …

The 15-minute Bodyweight Workout for Busy Guys

The best thing about building your fitness around a bodyweight workout: the more you weight you lose and the leaner you become, the easier they …

How to Make Exceptionally Tender, Fluffy Scones

The next time you think about making flaky, buttery biscuits consider trying your hand at making scones—the biscuit’s slightly sweeter …

Recipe: Breakfast Stromboli — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you need a savory showstopper for your next brunch, a pound of pizza dough can be just the ticket to elevate all the ingredients of a breakfast …

Quick Baileys Tiramisu (15-Minute Dessert)

This easy Baileys tiramisu is ideal indulgent dessert for sharing with family and friends. It will take you just 15 minutes to make it, plus at least …

Pineapple Cheesecake Overnight Oats

Makes 2 Servings<p>Ingredients<p>1cup lowfat cottage cheese<br>• 1 1/2cups fresh (or frozen, thawed) pineapple chunks<br>• 3/4cup rolled oats<br>• 2tablespoons chia seeds<br>• 30 …

The #1 Food You Should Eat for Breakfast

Find out what food to add to your morning routine to power you through the day.<p><b>Pictured Recipe:</b> Chocolate Banana Oatmeal<p>Oatmeal is as close to …

Breakfast

51 Mother's Day Breakfast & Brunch Recipes For an Easy Gift

From french toast to fail-proof frittatas and all the rosé spritzers in between, we've got you covered.<p><b>Everyone knows that Mother's Day is all about brunch</b>. Oh, right, and showing your mom you really appreciate everything she's done for you. Even after that thing last Thanksgiving. Our favorite way …

Breakfast

25 Coleslaw Recipes You Need for Your Next Backyard Barbecue

Slaw has come a long way as a side dish. The former mayonnaise-based favorite now boasts lighter ingredients with hearty greens, crunchy vegetables …

Here's How Highly Successful People Make Little Choices Different From the Rest of us

It's simple: If you want to live an exceptional life, you can't behave like everyone else.<p>Everybody has their own definition of success. And most people probably would like to live an above-average life. But the reality is that the vast majority of people never do. Most people live ordinary, …

Self-improvement