Karen Taylor

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Anti-Inflammatory Diet: 9 Recipes to Get You Started

Chronic inflammation may negatively affect some of your body's systems and organs, including your heart.<p>But some studies suggest that a diet rich in …

Food

3-Ingredient Natural Weed Killer That Really Works

Even if you're not a savvy environmentalist, you probably know that contaminating your yard with nasty chemicals isn't a good idea, especially if you have kids, pets, or an edible garden nearby. Here's an easy-to-make weed killer that won't hurt the earth but will stop the weeds from growing. All …

Gardening

Golden Potato Soup Recipe

"This is a thick, hearty soup. Kids love this because of the cheesy flavor."<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups peeled and cubed potatoes<p>1/2 cup chopped celery<p>1/2 cup …

Recipes

A List of Foods to Eat to Lose Weight

You need to consume fewer calories than you expend to lose weight. Certain foods can help reduce hunger while you are limiting your calorie intake. …

Nutrition

14 Foods You Can Eat As Much of As You Want

<i>This story originally appeared on ThisIsInsider.com.</i><p>While there's no such thing as a zero-calorie food, there are foods you can enjoy freely without …

Nutrition

How to Make Canned Beans Taste Amazing

Eating cheaply isn’t as easy as “cooking it yourself.” Besides the cost of the groceries, cooking takes <i>time</i>, and—if you’re working multiple jobs or …

Recipes

A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall

<b>Après moi, le déluge</b><p>~ King Louis XV of France<p><b>A hard rain's a-gonna fall</b><p>~ Bob Dylan (the first)<p>As the Federal Reserve kicked off its second round of …

Interest Rates

You've Been Painting Rooms Wrong All These Years

Paint is one of the best ways to dramatically change a room, especially on a low budget. It may seem as simple as deciding on a color, buying paint, …

Home Improvement

How To Get Rid Of All Your Stuff — For $$

We tend to forget just how much junk we’ve stashed away in closets and drawers until we start digging into our nearly forgotten boxes of winter gear. …

Tips for Getting Rid of Weeds Without Petro-Chemical Killers

Weeds, if we are going to call them that, can undoubtedly be a challenge. While they tend to be quite useful and many of them are edible, the fact is …

Gardening

How To Make Boring Vegetables Taste Delicious [Infographic]

Image: iStock<p>Most of us can agree that eating your veggies is a good thing on the nutrition front. Still, simply knowing that vegetables are good for …

Here's How To Give Your Vegetable Scraps A New Life

You don't even need that much space!<p>• Vegetable scraps<p>• Clear containers<p>• Garden soil<p>• Planter

How to Make an Indoor Self-Watering Herb Garden

No green thumb required.<p>Start an herb garden indoors with a planter that will keep your herbs hydrated and blooming all year long.<p><b>What you'll …

Roasted Radishes Are About to Become Your New Favorite Side Dish

You’re probably used to eating radishes raw in salads, or maybe even served with butter and flaky salt as a classic snack. But it may surprise you …

20 Low-Light Houseplants That Are Easy to Maintain and (Nearly) Impossible to Kill

It is important that the home is not just a place where we survive, but where we live. People don’t just like their home to be functional—some really …

15 Life-Saving Kitchen Hacks

Including how to keep your produce fresh for longer!

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Nutrition

These 9 Plants Will Help You Get a Better Night’s Sleep

Getting a good night’s sleep isn’t easy. Between late-night distractions, those weird-but-persistent anxieties, and mattresses that are less than top-of-the-line, sleep is sometimes more elusive than we’d like. But good news: There’s a simple fix that can make your bedroom more beautiful and more</i> …

How To Make An Easy Crustless Quiche

A quiche by definition begins with a flaky, flour-based crust (and many people opt to buy a pre-made pie crust to make this first step easier). So if …

Breakfast

5 Hard-to-Kill Houseplants That Will Make Your Home Feel Like Spring

No need to plan a major makeover just to give your home that fresh spring feeling. Adding a plant to the living room, kitchen, or bedroom is the …

Weed Wisdom: What 10 Common Weeds Are Trying to Tell You

Listen up! Your weeds are trying to tell you something.<p>Like all varieties of plants, individual weeds thrive in particular conditions. Some like it …

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Weekend Recipe: A Healthy Carrot Cake

I designed my healthy carrot cake recipe when I opened The Healthy Chef Café in Avalon Beach in Sydney, Australia. It was a hangout for moms, kids, …

How to Make a Better Quiche, Faster (No Blind Baking!)

Quiche was a big dinner staple in our kitchen growing up. It was always on heavy rotation, especially in the colder months, and my mother had two specialties: broccoli-cheddar and Swiss chard. My sisters and I each had our favorite; they all loved the chard and I loved the broccoli. Regardless of …

5 Great Dutch Ovens + 15 Recipes to Put Them to Work

Of all the cookware I own, there is nothing I use more often than my Dutch oven. It's the workhorse of the kitchen, making almost anything from …

The 10 Most Essential Winter Slow Cooker Recipes

While the slow cooker is really an all-season tool in the kitchen, it shines most in the cold winter months, when it can work overtime churning out …

Romaine with Creamy Olive Dressing Recipe

You will say goodbye to store-bought salad dressings once you taste this easy, homemade blend. Mix your favorite mayonnaise, some liquid from a jar …