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This Is the Best Way to Cook Chicken Breasts, According to a MasterChef Champ

As a frugal 20-something living on my own in the Big Apple, I'm practically the poster child for "ballin' on a budget" — especially when it comes to grocery shopping. While picking out my weekly staples, I usually just grab whichever meats are most affordable for the sake of giving my wallet a …

The Cookie Jar Method of Budgeting | Investopedia

Ask anyone on the street if they have ever heard of the cookie jar method of budgeting and they will probably say no. Basically, it involves using a …

Personal Finance

These 13 Marinades Will Make Weeknight Dinners a Breeze

It may be hard to believe that a blend of oil, vinegar, herbs, and spices could change your weeknight meals, but it’s so true. Taking the (very little) time to marinate your proteins means that you’ll have a flavorful and tender product every time. Freezer-friendly dinner recipes are like gold, and …

Cooking

Grilled Salmon Tacos with Avocado Sauce Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Fish is such a delicate protein, it easily becomes a mess on the grill. You want …

30 Whole30 Recipes to Help You Survive Your Summer Diet

If you're attempting Whole30 this Summer, allow these seasonal recipes to help keep you on track. There's not a single no-no ingredient listed in any of these approved recipes (don't worry, I checked!). Though you might be saying bye to dairy, grains, legumes, and sugar, you know what you can't …

Entertainment

Taste Beyond The Tongue

If You Love The Handmaid's Tale, Check Out These 10 Other Works of Feminist Science Fiction

You’ve read the book, you’ve seen all the episodes of the show so far, and you’ve spent the past week repeating “<i>Nolite te bastardes carborundorum</i>, …

Cinco de Mayo: Lo Bosworth Reveals Favorite Drink Recipe & The Ultimate Party Tips

Cinco de Mayo is always a great time for tasty drinks, delicious food and good company! And, one person who knows how to perfectly combine all 3 is …

How much you have to save each month to become a millionaire by age 67

Building a seven-figure portfolio isn't as hard as you may think. In fact, some say that "millionaire is the new middle class."<p>To illustrate just how …

Retirement

The tools and ingredients every adult should have in the kitchen

Making the move from a dorm or your parents’ house to your first solo place can seem intimidating, especially when it comes to outfitting the kitchen. Yes, you’ll have to put some money into it — although maybe not as much as you think. In fact, if you spend wisely, you’ll save money on eating out …

Slow Cookers

The Best Hikes in America

It's time to hit the trail.<p>As famed writer Wallace Stegner once said, America’s national parks are “the best idea we ever had.” And with warmer …

Hiking

23 Better-For-You Desserts That Are Sneakily Made With Vegetables

Bye kale salad. Hello avocado ice cream.

53 movies you need to see in your lifetime

Television might be on an upswing, but nothing will ever replace movies. In the past century that they've been around, they're given us unforgettable stories and characters.<p>Here are 53 movies everyone should watch in their lifetimes. They're a mix of movies to see when you're growing up, stone-cold …

Die Hard

More U.S. students are going overseas for grad school

<b>With the bulk of college graduates leaving school with debt, many may be reluctant to consider more schooling, even as a graduate degree is becoming</b> …

College & University

20 Springtime Pasta Recipes That Are Calling Your Name

If your pasta-cooking routine needs a little Spring cleaning, look no further than the following recipes that feature the season's best produce and flavors. From asparagus pesto to garlicky white wine sauce and lemons galore, you won't find any tomato sauce here. Gear up for the most refreshing …

Italian Food

16 Slow-Cooker Dinners That Are Whole30-Approved

If you've decided to try out Whole30—a restrictive 30-day diet that eliminates all dairy, grains, soy, legumes, added sugars, and processed foods, …

Cooking

Feel Fuller Longer With These 20+ Low-Calorie, High-Fiber Foods

When you need to snack on a little something but you don't want to undo all your hard work of being healthy and reaching your goals, here are some low-calorie, supernutritious foods that will fill you up in under 50 calories.<p><b>15 spears of cooked asparagus:</b> 50 calories• <b><br>1 2/3 cups broccoli:</b> 48</b> …

Oscars 2017: Where to Stream the Nominated Movies

Here‘s how you can catch up before the Academy Awards on February 26.<p>Oscar nomination day has finally arrived, and it‘s full of all the standards and surprises viewers were hoping to see. <b>Meryl Streep</b> picked up a record-breaking 20th Oscar nomination, while <b>Viggo Mortensen</b> surprised with his …

Entertainment

The 23 coolest neighbourhoods in Europe, according to travel bloggers

While most tourists choose their holidays based on affordability or the famous landmarks they want to post to Instagram, many prefer to head off the …

10 New Avocado Toast Recipes To Try

Food

10 under-the-radar destinations to visit, according to the youngest person to travel to every country in the world

Planning a trip is an opportunity to see something unique, and to discover people, places, cuisines, and scenery you didn't know existed.<p>We asked James Asquith, the youngest person to visit all 196 countries, which places around the world are being overlooked — and which ones people should be …

National Parks

2016 is over, but you should still see the year's best movies

We know we’re only a few days into 2017, but award season is upon us. Soon enough it will be Oscars time, and we’ll be tuning in to see who snagged …

33 Whole30 Lunch Ideas You Can Bring to Work

Healthy Eating

Indie Filmmakers Pick Their Top 5 Movies of 2016

Instead of going the traditional route for my top movies of the year list, I decided to try something a little different for 2016. I asked fourteen …

The 11 Most Underrated Movies of 2016

Although 2016 is a record-breaking year in ticket sales at the U.S. box office, that statistic doesn’t tell the whole story. In fact, it’s the best …

Box Office

The most exciting thrillers and horror movies of 2017

In the latest in our 10-part series, we run through the films we are most looking forward to next year (in alphabetical order). Today: thrillers and horror films<p>• Read more of our most anticipated films of 2017<p>Baby Driver<p>Edgar Wright’s latest is a departure in many ways: his first film to shoot in …

Construction

10 Books on Creativity to Spark Your Inner Genius

Creativity isn’t just a “wonderful to have” asset anymore. It’s a strategic part of business survival in a world crowded with businesses. Creativity, …

Creativity

The best time to buy airline tickets and other travel advice for 2017

You don’t really need to make it an official resolution, do you? That in 2017 you will travel — a lot? But maybe you will resolve to be smarter about booking airfare and snagging those low prices. Here are some developments that could help make that promise stick.<p>More ‘bare-bones’ fares<p>Next year, …

Flying

Podcasts That Are Actually Worth Your Time

27 things to listen to that will enrich your life.<p><b>1. Democracy Now</b><br>Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez's daily “war and peace” report does essential …