Mary McDaniel

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To find my chill, I flew all the way to Japan to soak in traditional communal baths

I’ve never been a bath person. The thought of soaking in my own dirt and dead skin, alone with my thoughts, isn’t exactly my idea of “relaxing.” And …

Japan

Thai Quinoa Salad

Food

Zucchini meatballs make tasty addition to arsenal of squash recipes

I swear those zucchini I planted are on steroids! You’ve got to get them when they are small, not baseball-size, because small not only means tender, …

Recipes

Coconut Cacao No Churn Ice Cream with only 3 ingredients (vegan)

Summer is in full swing and my feet are barely touching the ground (in the most wonderful of ways). I am feeling such a depth of gratitude for ever …

Vegan

This t-shirt color will tell you if you have warm or cool skin undertones

When you reach for your foundation or concealer, you’re actually making <i>two</i> color decisions: the first is (obviously) that you choose a shade that …

Makeup

Your Arms Will Transform After Doing This 10-Move Workout

This workout combines dumbbell and bodyweight moves to give you the ultimate arm burn. Each move targets different areas of your upper body including the deltoids (shoulders), biceps, triceps, and traps. This workout will leave you feeling sore for days, and will also help you get lean, sculpted, …

Workouts

Simple Vegan Pesto Zoodles

From: EatingWell.com, July 2018<p>Zucchini noodles, or "zoodles," are a gluten-free, low-calorie substitute for traditional pasta in this easy and fresh …

Food

This No-Cook, Creamy Zucchini-Lime Dressing Is Ready in Seconds

A no-cook sauce with huge flavor? Yes, please! All you need is a blender, zucchini, and some pantry staples, and this super-versatile sauce comes …

Recipes

What It Costs to Live in Portugal

I’ve sung the praises of traveling for cheap in Portugal before after being impressed by how reasonably priced it was when I visited for a couple …

European Travel

4 Anthony Bourdain Dishes We'll Keep in Our Recipe Books Forever

The untimely death of Anthony Bourdain on June 8 brought the culinary world to its collective knees. The TV host, correspondent, and chef inspired and captured “foodies” around the world with his raw, no-holds-barred style of adventure, encouraging most of us to tear down boundaries and get out …

Anthony Bourdain

Costco Shoppers Love This Protein-Packed Edamame Spaghetti — Oh, and It's Gluten-Free!

Oh Costco, how we love thee so, so much. The wholesale retailer sells many of our favorite healthy foods in bulk, from huge boxes of spaghetti squash to two-packs of cauliflower crust pizza, and now there's yet another item to add to our Costco shopping list: edamame spaghetti.<p>Earlier this Summer, …

Healthy Eating

These Maple Dijon Grilled Brussels Sprouts Are the Perfect Side — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Food

Top Tips for Walking the Camino de Santiago

The Camino de Santiago is a pilgrimage route that runs across the top of Spain, from Saint Jean Pied de Port in France to the city of Santiago de …

Hiking

Cilantro Chili-Lime Cashew Pesto Recipe

"A pesto with a little kick using a favorite snack I found at Trader Joe's -- Chili-Lime Cashews -- nummy! This pesto is great on pasta or with …

Food

Rainbow bowl with tofu and spicy peanut sauce

• Combine peanut butter, hot water, lime juice, honey, sriracha, ginger, garlic and salt in a small blender and purée until smooth.<br>• Add 2 to 4 …

Food

Smoky Sweet Potato Bisque [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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What to do with basil? This creamy vinaigrette is the perfect answer

'Well, we've got a bumper crop of basil.' In the early eighties, our neighbor, Donna, made that proclamation before introducing my parents to the …

Recipes

Mushroom Stroganoff

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook egg noodles according to package directions. Remove from heat, and cover to keep warm.<p>Step 2<p>Heat olive oil and 1 Tbsp. …

Recipes

Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

By: Janelle Vigario<p>I really liked this recipe! The anchovy wasn't too much at all (you barely know it's in there)- all of the flavors worked really …

Food

Margaret Fulton's paella valenciana recipe

Paella valenciana<p><i>serves 8</i><p>1/2 tsp saffron threads<br>5 cups chicken stock<br>1/2 cup olive oil<br>4 half chicken breasts<br>2 onions, chopped<br>2 cloves garlic, chopped<br>1 red capsicum, seeded and cut into strips<br>2 1/2 cups rice, washed and drained<br>2 tomatoes, peeled and cut into eights<br>1 cup shelled green peas<br>500g seafood …

Recipes

Yotam Ottolenghi’s hummus recipes

Hummus gets its name from the Arabic word for “chickpea”, and traditionally it contains just chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; olive oil is used only to finish it off on the plate. Other versions, based mainly on olive oil and containing anything from beetroot to avocado, I’ve always …

Recipes

Best things to see and do in Amsterdam from the museums to top landmarks

If you're after a cultural city break that's also budget-friendly, then Amsterdam should be top of your list!<p>With over 96 theatres, 81 museums and 54 …

European Travel

10 Places That Prove Portugal is a Book Lover's Paradise

Around the world, books are losing ground to screens, but Portugal hasn’t received the memo. It has become one of the greatest destinations for book …

European Travel

Gluten and Dairy-Free Lemon Meringue Cheesecake Recipe

More and more Americans are adopting gluten and dairy-free diets in a bid to better their health and accommodate food intolerances. But the struggle …

Baking

Simple 2-Minute Tune-Ups to Traction Your Spine

That move with dowels? Yeah, it's going to feel like an instant deep tissue massage.<p>Accessing the lower abdomen offers a disgruntled lower back the …

Yoga

Citrus Shortbread Cookies Recipe

"This recipe was given to me by my mother-in-law, one of the best cooks I know...and given that we're from south Louisiana, that's saying something. …

Dessert

Want To Live a Better Life? Use These 8 Life Lessons To Build Your Personal Philosophy

Discover your personal philosophy and then build your life around it.<p>Following a morning hike among the serenity of red rocks, wildflowers, and mountain views, I sat in conversation with an old friend. We had an important topic to discuss. Mainly, my future career.<p>My friend knows that I'm a …

Spirituality

Berbere Black Lentil Stew

<i>Post sponsored by nuts.com. See below for more details.</i>I think there is no better way to experience a city than through restaurants. I first fell in …

Wicked Healthy Beet Tacos

<b>Make your next Taco Tuesday red and green and delicious all over with these quick and easy-to-make, beet-based tacos. We are excited to bring you</b> …

Roasted Broccoli & Kimchi Spicy Soba Noodle Toss

I guess the more proper term for this recipe would be a kimchi noodle salad, but “toss” is more evocative of this past week and the cooking that …

Recipes