Kate Ivy

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Secrets Of A Maya Supermom: What Parenting Books Don't Tell You

There's no other way to put it: Maria de los Angeles Tun Burgos is a supermom.<p>She's raising five children, does housework and chores — we're talking about fresh tortillas every day made from stone-ground corn — and she helps with the family's business in their small village about 2 1/2 hours west …

Parenting

12 Yin Yoga Poses to Awaken Dormant Energy and Recharge Your Practice

Want to learn a style of yoga that's focused on bringing balance—physically, energetically, and mentally? Join Josh Summers, founder of the Summers …

Yoga

All the Types of Onions, and What They're Best For

By Alex Delany<p>White? Yellow? Red? Which type of onion is the right one to use for what? Allow us to explain.<p>What is the freakin' deal with all these different types of onions? Why isn't there just one onion? Wouldn't that be simpler? Well, yes, it would be simpler. But it would also be a hell of a …

Cooking

Baltimore-Style Crab Cakes

This is the best crab cake recipe you will ever find. If you don’t overmix, and don’t pack your mounds too tightly, you will experience pure, …

Andrew Zimmern

A Landmark Study on the Origins of Alcoholism

By studying rats in a smarter way, scientists are finally learning something useful about why some drinkers become addicted and others don’t.<p>For Markus Heilig, the years of dead ends were starting to grate.<p>A seasoned psychiatrist, Heilig joined the National Institutes of Health in 2004 with grand …

Neuroscience

14 Camping Hacks That Will Make Roughing It A Little Bit Easier

Summertime means family camping trips! Which are so much fun, but also the worst. Make a note of these handy camping hacks to make it a little …

This Doctor-Approved Trick Tells You Exactly How Many Carbs You Should Eat

Carbohydrates are arguably the most divisive food group. Pizza, pasta, bread, and the like have the ability to inspire cult-like adoration while …

The Accidental Diet That Made Me Feel Amazing—and Lose 20 Pounds

One of the first questions my naturopath asked me was if weight loss was a goal. My immediate answer was "no," and I meant it. As a naturally curvy …

Grandma's Banana Bread Recipe Is the Only Recipe You Will Ever Need

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350˚F.<p>Step 2<p>Soften 1/4 cup of butter, but try not to melt it all the way! I do this by microwaving the half stick of butter, …

33 Sweetened Condensed Milk Recipes to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Take your dessert to the next level with a can of creamy condensed milk. This pantry staple adds delicious flavor and texture to pies, fudge, bars …

This Magical Coffee Will Make You Feel Like a Wizard

Every so often you eat something magical. Something so special you can’t decide between taking your time to savor it, or chewing it as fast as possible so you can swallow it, so you can tell everyone around you just how good it is. These are mystical moments, far and few between.<p>The experience of …

Judge orders higher-calorie meals for Alaska Muslim inmates

A U.S. judge on Friday ordered Alaska corrections officials to provide Muslim inmates with nutritionally sufficient, pork-free meals when they break their Ramadan fasts at night.<p>U.S. District Judge H. Russel Holland said in a written order that fasting Muslim inmates must be given daily meals …

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Having a repertoire of great salad recipes is key. This is a list of many of the best salads I’ve prepared over the years. You’ll see a mix of green …

Food

This Broccoli Salad with Peanut Dressing Is Our Only Memorial Day Plan

Fact: Creamy peanut dressing makes everything taste better.<p>The appearance of raw broccoli—say, on a crudités platter—doesn't exactly get our taste buds tingling. Dry stalks and tiny broccoli flowers between your teeth is nobody's best look. But when we devoured the broccoli salad from beloved pizza …

Memorial Day Weekend

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

If You're Doing Everything Right But Not Losing Weight, This Is Probably Why

Deciding to get in shape is ultimately a personal choice—we aren't in the business of encouraging people to lose weight in order to fit into a …

This Japanese Budgeting System Could Be the Key to Saving Big Bucks

Forget apps that track your expenses for you. Forget Excel spreadsheets that require meticulous data entry. Forget email notifications of your bank …

Vegan Thanksgiving: Your 4-Step Guide

According to our vegan chef partners, Richard Landau and Kate Jacoby (co-owners of the vegan restaurant Vedge), you don’t need a turkey on the table …

'Xennials' were born in the early '80s — here are all the ways they're different from the millennials they were supposed to be

If you were born between 1977 and 1985, you're officially a member of the microgeneration known as xennials.<p>The term was coined by Sarah Stankorb in a 2014 Good magazine article to describe a group that straddles Gen X, born between 1965 and 1980, and millennials, born between 1981 and 1996, …

Demographics

A Rhubarb Custard Cake Somewhere Between Pudding and Heaven

And you don’t need any fancy equipment.<p>It’s that time of year again, when 70% of my Instagram feed is taken over by moodily-lit galettes laden with pink celery. And guess what? I LOVE IT. It means spring is here, there’s more day time for naturally-lit photos, and more stuff at the farmers market …

7 Liabilities That Will Ruin Your Net Worth

If you're passionate about personal finance, you know about the importance of building net worth. This means accumulating things that will grow in …

Personal Finance

How to Negotiate Your Next Car {When You Hate to Haggle}

Do you know that some people spend literally five hours or more haggling to get the best price on a car? This isn’t something that many people want …

Kelley Blue Book

What Stephen Hawking taught us about black holes

Turns out, black holes aren't so black.<p>By living an extraordinarily rich, productive life despite his profound disability, Stephen Hawking inspired millions around the world. But Hawking, who died on Wednesday at the age of 76, made his greatest contributions as a theoretical physicist.<p>Over the …

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves target just one group of muscles, such as the biceps or …

100 Super Healthy and Filling Foods

You know the basics of a healthy diet: lots of fruit and vegetables, some nuts and seeds, full-fat dairy, and a few servings of fish and lean meat. …

Meat Free Mondays - 7 Recipes for the Week Ahead (20 February 2017)

<b>Happy Monday!</b><br>How are you? <br>It's been sunny and warm here in Dundee today. Most unexpected for February and it's lighter earlier and dark later, so …

Cooking

The Recipes To Help You Get In On The Sweet Potato Toast Trend

Give in to a new morning toast.<p>Sweet potato toast started making the rounds last year. And while we were excited about this healthy breakfast alternative, we didn’t put stock into this trend sticking around. How could sweet potato toast possibly compete with avocado toast, we wondered?<p>Boy were we …

Mini Raw Banoffee Pies – Vegan & Gluten-free

Mini Banoffee Pies – Vegan & Gluten-free<p>Banoffee pie is a quintessential British dessert that can satisfy even the sweetest sweet tooth. A rich, …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Red Velvet Crinkle Cookie Sandwiches [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …