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The Only Slow-Cooker Soups You Need

Cooler weather is on its way for most of us, but with these slow-cooker soup recipes, you’ll stay warm and cozy all season long.

Vegan Ricotta Stuffed Zucchini Ravioli over Pumpkin Puree with Walnuts {GF, Paleo}

<i>Your favorite fall pumpkin rosemary flavors topped with a vegan ricotta stuffed zucchini ravioli and sprinkled with toasted walnuts. Dinner doesn’t</i> …

Recipe: Roasted Eggplant Salad with Smoked Almonds & Goat Cheese

Heat the oven to 400°F. Cut the eggplant into 1-inch cubes and put in a large bowl. Sprinkle lightly with kosher salt and set aside while making the …

Simply Delicious Sugar-Free Cheesecake

Cheesecake of summer freshness, stat!<p>Now you know there’s nothing like the freshness of berries straight from the farmer’s market or your garden, …

Creamy Pumpkin Curry - Everyday Paleo

This recipe was inspired by a reader who emailed me a recipe that he created for a seafood curry that was served over roasted pumpkin. Of course I …

Coconut

Roasted Red Pepper and Avocado Soup with Sausages

I just don’t get some people. Sometimes I feel like all politeness and thoughtfulness has left this earth. Even common sense. Yeah, definitely common …

Au Gratin Turnips

I only have eyes for this eyeless tuber.<p>I used to make vast batches of potatoes au gratin, and now I’ve discovered something even better.<p>I’d been …

Holiday Brussels Sprouts and Garlic Roasted Sweet Potatoes

I have several holiday recipes on the blog that you can find here, here, and here; but what’s wrong with a couple more! My family and I will be …

Sweet Potatoes

5 Easy, No-Cook Caribbean Condiments to Put on Everything

The regional variation and bounty of Caribbean cooking is endless, and this extends to more than what spices go into a dish of curry goat. Across the …

People who don't spend 5 hours a week online learning will make themselves obsolete, says AT&T CEO

Faced with competition from not just from Verizon and Sprint, but also Google and Amazon, the telecommunications giant is working aggressively to make sure its employees catch up and get ahead of the changing technology of the times.<p>Its CEO and Chairman, Randall Stephenson, isn't afraid to mince …

Americans Can’t Stop Eating Jerky

Americans love jerky now more than ever.<p>Enjoyed by ancient Incans, snacked on by the first American settlers, relied upon by explorers, jerky has …

10 Foods You Should Never Refrigerate

The Best Store-Bought Kimchi

For our test kitchen editors, there can only be one brand of kimchi: Mrs. Kim's.<p>A few years ago, kimchi used to be the kind of ingredient you could only find at Korean grocers. If your local supermarket carried any brand at all, you were happy. But these days, kimchi and other fermented foods like …

Cooking

I went glamping in Big Sur — and it was incredible

As you most likely already know, I'm a HUGE fan of glamping.<p>A little bit of luxury in the middle of a beautiful natural setting can't be beat!<p>Whether it's cozy-chic camping in Big Sur or a tent lodge in Bocas del Toro, I'm always on the lookout for somewhere I can get my "glamp" on.<p>I recently …

7 ways Amal Clooney has perfected a modern work wardrobe

There's a certain irony that Amal Clooney - the human rights lawyer who would rather we all cared about the abuses going on in the Maldives more than her clothes - has become a pin-up for a modern working woman. But someone has to. Because aside from the fictional Alicia Florrick in The Good Wife …

5 Ways to Dress Better in 2016

You're gonna like the way you look.<p>Buy less<p>In the interest of doing one's part to not further f—k up the environment but also because you probably already have more clothes than anybody really needs in a lifetime, let us resolve to only buy things 1) after we've thought of at least five ways to …

Commuting

Microsoft Created an Android App That Intelligently Organizes Your Phone

Microsoft promises that its latest Android app will make it easier than ever to find commonly used apps without having to dig through your phone.<p>The …

Don't Make These Sunday Sauce Common Mistakes—Or We'll Tell Nonna

It takes a whole lot of love and effort to make an amazing Sunday sauce. Oh, and one more thing: Make sure you're not making any of these common mistakes!<p>What exactly <i>is</i> a Sunday sauce? That answer depends on who you ask. There are as many ways to make Sunday sauce as there are families who eat …

Cooking

How to Live a Meaningful Life Without Knowing Your Life’s Purpose

Do you remember when you first noticed that emptiness at the core of your being? It felt as though something had been carved out of you, didn’t it? …

Amazon launches a Handmade rival to Etsy

If you've been looking for for a hand-sculpted Gothic dragon weathervane, you now have a new way to find it: Amazon's Handmade online store. As rumored earlier, the new venture has arrived in response to the success of Etsy, the artisan-goods company that just went public with a massive $3.5 …

Outsourcing

5 Creative New Lunches to Try in NYC

Forbes Welcome

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>Today: Eight ways to use up all the apples you just picked (or bought).</i><p>Upgrade your breakfast pastries with cinnamon buns chock-full of apples and …

Breakfast

A Simple Trick For Keeping Bananas Riper, Longer

Ten bananas for $1.50 sounds like such a good idea... until it's four days later and you've eaten one. Here's a quick trick for keeping your favorite fruit yellow longer.<p><b>What you need:</b> A pre-ripe (somewhat green) bunch of bananas and some plastic wrap.<p><b>What you do:</b> Break apart the bananas and secure …

Lavender Scones, Cinnamon Rolls, and Kombucha Mimosas: Recipes for a Surprisingly Healthy End-of-Summer Brunch

When <b>Claire Thomas</b> and <b>Laurel Gallucci</b> of Los Angeles–based bakery Sweet Laurel, designer <b>Jenni Kayne</b>, and florist <b>Kristen Caissie</b> of Moon Canyon get together for brunch, two things are certain: The tablescapes will be on point (think eucalyptus leaves and Farmhouse Pottery ceramics) and the food will …

Breakfast

BlackBerry bets on Android's apps to buoy new Priv

BlackBerry Ltd. is betting its handset business on the smartphone world's bestselling operating system for one simple reason: apps.<p>Following the release of earnings that missed expectations, chief executive John Chen admitted on Friday that an Android phone with access to the more than one million …

China's replacement for Windows is an XP ripoff

China has been trying to move away from relying on Microsoft's Windows software for its government, enterprise, and education industries. The Chinese government originally partnered with Ubuntu maker Canonical back in 2013 to create an alternative to Windows, codenamed Kylin. While that initial …

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Here’s Your First Sneak Peek At The Pirelli Calendar Starring Serena Williams, Tavi Gevinson, Natalia Vodianova and More!

The much-anticipated 2016 Pirelli calendar won't debut until November, but that doesn’t mean the buzz around the celebrity appearances hasn’t reached …

How to Remove Lens Distortion in Your Photographs With Lightroom

No camera or lens is perfect and quite often you will get a different result in your images to what you remember seeing. Quite often, this is just a …