Linda Fukui

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Weekend Project: Make Gnocchi

We're expecting thunderstorms this weekend, and we can't think of anything we'd rather do than spend the afternoon making a big batch of gnocchi …

Recipes

Exactly How to Make Perfect Quinoa

Rinsing removes this gluten-free pseudo-grain’s natural coating, called saponin, which can make it taste bitter. (Quinoa is technically a seed.) …

Quinoa

15 vegan zucchini recipes for every meal that can help keep your metabolism healthy

Zucchini squash doesn’t garner the same amount of love as, say, sweet potatoes and avocados, but they are just as worthy of space in your crisper. …

Zucchini

How to Prep a Week of Easy Low-Carb Meals in About 2 Hours — Power Hour Meal Prep

One of my top priorities right now is eating healthful, tasty food that makes me feel good and gives me energy. It's as simple as that. What that …

Low-carb Diet

5 do-it-all exercise moves that work your entire body at once

Going to workout can be an overwhelming (albeit endorphin-boosting!) experience. When I walk into a gym, for instance, I’m greeted by the vast …

Muscle

15 Houseplants That Can (Literally) Clean Your House

Household plants can help make any room seem more like home. Whether hung from a hanging basket, thoughtfully placed in a corner, or sitting on a windowsill, plants make any environment brighter. But did you know that household plants can also make the indoor air you breathe in healthier?<p>Back in …

Toxins

Memoirist: Evangelical Purity Movement Sees Women's Bodies As A 'Threat'

When Linda Kay Klein was 13, she joined an evangelical church that prized sexual "purity" and taught that men and boys were sexually weak.<p>According to Klein's faith, girls and women were responsible for keeping male sexual desire in check by wearing modest clothing, maintaining a sexless mind and …

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

Research reveals four distinct personality clusters

Have you taken a personality test online or at your workplace? Unfortunately, researchers often question their accuracy; but one new study may have …

Personality

Only In America Can The People Protesting the Death of Black Men Remain In Jail Longer Than An Officer Who Killed An Innocent Person

This is truly America, where protesting the death of unarmed black people at the hands of cops can land you held in jail for longer than the cops who …

Women of Color

10 No-Lettuce Salads That You Need to Know — Recipes from The KItchn

While we love a good green salad, sometimes the same old routine can get tiresome. Luckily there are countless other veggies that are perfect salad …

Cast Iron Skillet

Homemade Doughnuts So Simple, You'll Actually Make Them

<i>A Big Little Recipe has the smallest-possible ingredient list and big, BIG everything else: flavor, ideas, holy-cow factor. Psst: We don't count water, salt, pepper, and certain fats (say, olive oil to dress greens or sauté onions), since we're guessing you have those covered. This week, we're</i> …

Coconut

How To Use The Ordinary's Serums With Our Comprehensive Guide To Each Product

The Ordinary (owned by Deciem, The Abnormal Beauty Company, which also owns brands such as NIOD and Fountain) has established itself firmly as one of …

Dry Skin

The Biggest Mistake You're Making When Roasting Vegetables, According to This Chef

Hold the olive oil, says chef Nick Balla of San Francisco restaurants Duna and Smokebread.<p>Chef Nick Balla isn’t entirely against roasting vegetables …

Recipes

Study on 1.5 Million People Reveals the 4 Major Human Personality Types

According to this research, "average" is probably best.<p>The Greek physician Hippocrates argued that four bodily “humors” shaped human behavior, which, …

Northwestern University

15 Best Foods that Burn More Calories than They Contain : Nutrition

Low-calorie diets can be unreasonable (especiallt if you’re hungry all the time), which is why nutritionists urge dieters to eat quality, …

Almonds

Trump Administration Transferred $9.8 Million From FEMA To ICE

This summer, the Trump administration transferred nearly $10 million away from the agency that responds to disasters and emergencies, redirecting it toward one of President Trump's top priorities — the deportation of undocumented residents of the U.S.<p>The funds transfer is prompting the Federal …

Homeland Security

Three people died of breast cancer after they all caught it from the SAME organ donor, 'extraordinary' report reveals

Three people died after the same organ donor gave them all breast cancer, an 'extraordinary' case report has revealed.<p>The donor, a 53-year-old woman, …

Breast Cancer

This Nail-Biting Woman Got Thumb Cancer, Resulting in Amputation

Hello, and welcome to your worst nightmare.<p>I hope you had a good nail-biting session today, because after you read this, you’ll never want to stick your fingers in your mouth again (which is good, because germ city): One 20-year-old woman by the name of Courtney Whithorn had her thumb amputated …

Cancer

The Best Concealer I've Ever Used Isn't Even a Concealer

Not too long ago, a makeup artist introduced me to a product that would change my daily routine forever. While I have normal-to-combination skin, my eyelids would consistently get oily, causing any eye shadow (no matter how pricey) to cake up in the crease of my lids. I got so used to this that I …

Eye Makeup

Banning Small Talk From Your Conversations Makes You Happier, Says Science (Ask Any of These 12 Questions for a Change)

When you attend a networking event, cocktail party, or meet someone for a business lunch, exchanging superficial small talk is par for the course.<p>Sure, questions like <i>What do you do?</i> and <i>Where do you live?</i> are almost necessary to get some conversational momentum. But how many of us are willing to go …

Thomas Jefferson

Short to Medium Hairstyles That’ll Freshen Up Your Look, Stat

An asymmetrical cut, a shaggy classic, and—ooh!—a fresh set of bangs. What’ll you have?<p>We like a compromise. When it comes to hair, it’s about …

#NotInvisible: Why are Native American women vanishing?

VALIER, Mont. (AP) — The searchers rummage through the abandoned trailer, flipping over a battered couch, unfurling a stained sheet, looking for clues. It's blistering hot and a grizzly bear lurking in the brush unleashes a menacing growl. But they can't stop.<p>Not when a loved one is still …

Native Americans

Trust Me: These Beauty Tools Took 10 Years Off My Face

For those who follow me on Instagram or are regular readers of my byline, you'll be more than aware of my skincare obsession. From the tender age of …

Skin Care

Your cable company’s worst nightmare is on sale for $39 on Amazon

If you really love your cable company and you’re happy to pay them more money than you should be each month, you can go ahead and stop reading this …

White People Need to Learn How to Appreciate a Different Culture Without Appropriating It

<i>In this op-ed, writer Alisha Acquaye highlights the difference between cultural appropriation and appreciation, referencing several celebrities who have recently been accused of co-opting cultural symbols and styles from marginalized communities.</i><p>When I started writing about beauty last year, I had …

Feminism

96 Outfits to Wear When You're Bored of Your Clothes

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve looked at the clothes in my closet and just stood there waiting for inspiration to strike me. In my mind, I know …

These Under-$100 Boots Will Save You This Fall

Aside from sweater weather, one of the most anticipated things about the upcoming fall season (from a sartorial standpoint) is the ability to wear …

This Cheese Plate Casserole Is a Gooey, Hot Masterpiece

Hello, and welcome back to <i>Will It Casserole?</i>, the column where I take your delicious concepts and re-imagine them as tasty casserole creations. Today …

Blueberry Lemon Loaf

Ingredients<p>1 3/4 cup + 2 tsp all-purpose flour , divided<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1/4 teaspoon salt<p>1 cup granulated sugar<p>1 tablespoon lemon zest<p>1/2 …

Recipes