Lena Rabbo

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How to Make a Knock-Your-Socks-Off Marinade

Photo: Shutterstock / Africa Studio<p>Learn how to master the basic building blocks of a successful marinade.

BBQ

Dessert Recipe: No-Bake Boston Cream Pie Strata

Line the bottom of a 9 x 13-inch baking dish with graham crackers, using about a quarter of them and breaking some in half if necessary. Set aside.<p>To …

Baking

12 Hiking Destinations You'll Want to Add to Your Bucket List

The best travel advice always comes from people with firsthand experience—and that's especially true when it comes to hiking trips. When you're going …

Hiking

The Perfect Northern California Road Trip Itinerary

If you are on the hunt for the perfect Northern California road trip itinerary, we have got you covered. Northern California is hugely diverse and …

Hiking

Chocotorta Recipe on Food52

• 15 ounces dulce de leche<br>• 2 8 oz boxes of cream cheese, left out to soften<br>• 2 cups brewed coffee or espresso<br>• 2-3 packs of chocolate cookies, however many it takes to line your dish of choice<p>In a bowl, mix the dulce de leche and soft cream cheese until they’re completely combined. It should be a light …

Dessert

These 5-Ingredient Peanut Butter Granola Bars Will Be Your New Favorite Snack

<i>As a contributor to the</i> Today <i>show, food blogger, and mother to three children under the age of 10, Siri Daly is often short on time and energy—which</i> …

Breakfast

The Ultimate Arizona & Utah Road Trip Guide: 15 Days Of Scenic Byways, Canyons, Hiking And Exploring

Arizona and Utah are amongst my favourite places on Earth. The stunning natural beauty speaks for itself. Jaw-dropping canyons, snaking rivers, rusty …

Hiking

Tone It Up Shares an Exclusive Workout That Will Firm Your Butt and Tone Your Legs

You may know the Tone It Up girls, Katrina and Karena, as some of the happiest women on Instagram. Their sunny personalities and love for all things fitness and wellness have inspired many women to turn their lives around and get their health on track.<p>Tone It Up has a brand-new eight-week fitness …

Workouts

At first life without a smartphone was terrifying. Then it was beautiful

<i>In an attempt to try and battle an addiction to my smartphone (I’m sure most of us suffer from this addiction in some measure these days), I took a pretty radical step. I went out and bought a basic Nokia to use outside of work as much as I could. This “dumbphone,” as it’s called, would only allow</i> …

Mind

Joanna Gaines Wishes You Would Cut Back on This One Ingredient in Chocolate Chip Cookies

When it comes to chocolate chip cookies, we are a big fan of Joanna Gaines' sage wisdom: "Depending on what you’re in the mood for, you can add ½ cup …

Dessert

This Macronutrient Cheat Sheet Is Key to Helping You Lose Weight

Counting carbs and calories unfortunately doesn't always equal weight-loss success, and that's because it's all about the <i>quality</i> of the foods you're consuming. Tracking your macros (protein, fat, and carbs) instead may actually be key. Macronutrients are what make up the caloric content of what you …

Nutrition

Easy Granola Bars Recipe

"Fantastic bars that have a lot of flexibility. You can adapt the recipe to your liking. Great for hikes, long road trips and camping as they store …

Your Best Butt - Exercises Scientifically Proven to Work Your Butt

If you're looking for the most effective butt exercises, The American Council on Exercise has the answer for you. They commissioned a study designed …

Just 13 Legitimately Useful Tips For Anyone Who Bakes Cakes

Bake to impress.

Dessert

Quick and Almost-Professional Buttercream Icing Recipe

"After failing to find the perfect recipe for buttercream icing, I found one that worked for me and then added my own two cents."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup …

Fancy Chocolate Tricks That Take Zero Skill to Make

Who doesn’t love getting the maximum bang for the buck—especially oohs and aahs at the table for something chocolate (and fancy-looking), that’s way simpler to do than it looks?<p>Fifteen years ago, I created several cake recipes for a 2002 edition of <i>Fine Cooking</i> magazine. One of the recipes cried out …

Dessert

Hands and pans: the boiled-down recipe videos cooking up a storm

An addictive genre of quick, colourful cookery clips is gaining billions of views online, thanks to their step-by-step narratives and soporific effect – even if few follow the instructions<p>It is past midnight and I sit enraptured by the drama of melted cheese. A moment ago, two hands had pressed a …

Social Media

The Effortless, Healthy Breakfast I Look Forward to Literally Every Morning

For a lot of people, breakfast either isn’t an option, or is only in that day’s deck of cards if it’s something that can be eaten on the go. I accept …

Breakfast

This Chicken Meatball Recipe Makes Me Feel Like a Meal Prep Queen

By Emily Schultz<p>Cafeteria sushi was totally the old me.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the chicken meatball recipe that associate social media manager Emily Schultz just couldn't live without.</i><p>You know those people …

Cooking

Tips and Tricks on Visiting 26 National Parks, Straight From Park Employees

From the best time of the year to visit to the best hidden spots, straight from those who know it best.<p>Each of the National Park Service’s 417 …

13 Creative Ways to Use a Rotisserie Chicken for Dinner

If you're looking for an inexpensive shortcut to dinner, then pick up a rotisserie chicken from your supermarket. At usually less than 10 dollars a pop, rotisserie chicken can be shredded up and used seamlessly in almost any recipe that calls for chicken. Plus, you get to skip the steps of waiting …

Cooking

You'll Be Inspired AF to Make Mason Jar Lunches After Seeing These Tasty Creations

Prepping mason jar salads is popular for good reason — they're quick and healthy, and they stay fresh all week. Salads aren't the only nutritious and filling lunch idea, though. Scroll through for some delicious inspiration for this week's lunches.

These Healthy Sweet Potato Brownies Are Magical

You can thank Ella Mills for the recipe.<p>Here’s a common baking conundrum: You want to bake brownies, but you dread the temptation of eating the entire batch. Oh, and one other thing: You don’t want to share.<p>We’ve found a healthy compromise.<p>In case you didn’t know, Ella Mills is the queen of healthy …

Dessert

5 Clean-Eating Meal-Prep Recipes You Can Make Once and Eat All Week

We love clean eating. But cooking for hours? Not so much. Problem solved: Presenting five lean (but flavorful) big-batch recipes you can cook once …

This is how to increase your attention span: 5 secrets from neuroscience

The human brain is the most amazing thing in the universe. It got us to the moon, built the pyramids, cured smallpox … <i>And it also can’t seem to go 6</i> …

Start from 0! This low-impact workout is perfect for beginners

Want to start working out but have no idea where to start? This workout is for you!<p>If you want to start exercising, but have no idea where to begin, this is the workout for you. It's low-impact and suitable for beginners of all ages.<p>This three-circuit routine will target your entire body. Circuit …

Copycat Girl Scout Samoa Cookies [Vegan, Paleo, Gluten-Free, No Refined Sugar] - One Green Planet

<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> …

The Simple Lemon Cake That Helped Create a Legend

When Craig Claiborne discovered Maida Heatter in 1968, she was already a bit of a Miami Beach celebrity. She and her husband, Ralph Daniels, a former airline pilot, ran a small restaurant, and Ms. Heatter, a jewelry maker, illustrator and self-taught baker, made all the desserts. The locals were …

Baking

13 High-Protein Meal Prep Recipes to Make This Sunday

Because we all want to save time during the busy week.<p>March 30, 2018<p>Meal prep and I have a love-hate relationship. I really enjoy it throughout the …

Carrot Cake with Marshmallow Fluff Cream Cheese Frosting

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter and flour 2 (8-inch) round cake pans and line the bottoms with parchment paper. Butter the parchment well …