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8 Habits That Will Upgrade Your Life

Confidence and sense of self are based on accomplishments, and are built on a foundation of good habits. As Maya Angelou said, “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do and and liking how you do it.” You like who you are by knowing who you are, living by your values and practicing habits that …

Immune System

37 Tasty Valentine's Day Desserts

These tasty Valentine's Day desserts range from heart-shaped donuts to sentimental gelatin snacks that are designed to fit dietary restrictions. …

Dessert

By Making A Game Out Of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear

<i>Fear is one of the strongest and most basic of human emotions, and it's the focus of Fearless, the second episode of</i> Invisibilia<i>, NPR's new show on the invisible forces that shape human behavior.</i><p><i>This segment of the show explores how a man decided to conquer his fear of rejection by getting rejected</i> …

Mind

Tuna Melt

Makes 4 sandwiches<p>In search of a classic tuna melt? This is the best we’ve tried. Palace Diner makes its own pickles, but of course you can start with store-bought.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>bread-and-butter pickles<p>1 English hothouse cucumber, sliced ⅛” thick<p>1 habanero chile or 2 jalapeños, …

When Freezers Attack: How to Wrap, Store, Organize, and Thaw Your Frozen Goods

An efficient kitchen is about more than the oven and countertops—are you making any of these common freezer maintenance mistakes?<p>Most of us organize our freezers with the best of intentions: "<i>This time</i>," we think, "<i>I'm going to keep it clean, well-maintained, labeled, and up-to-date</i>."<p>Then life …

How to Kick Off a Dinner Party Right: Cheese Balls, Spiced Nuts, and More

Yes, dinner is important. But it's how you coat your cheese balls and ice your drinks that really sets the tone. Here, 15 ideas for kicking the night off right<p><i>Yes, dinner is important. But it’s how you coat your cheese balls and ice your drinks that really sets the tone. Here, 15 ideas for kicking</i> …

Transform Grilled Cauliflower With High Heat and a Whole Lot of Spice

Growing up, I was disgusted by cauliflower. I'd insist on removing it from my plate before even considering the rest of my meal (which, by virtue of being literally anything else, was guaranteed to be at least 1,000 times more delicious). I know I didn't give the vegetable a fair shake, but then …

12 Desserts That Are Served, Simply, On A Spoon

Sometimes, dessert happens on a spoon. It is usually unplanned: The spoon makes its way from silverware drawer to hand, diving deep into jars of peanut butter, scraping the bottom of plastic marshmallow Fluff containers or poetically twirling into tubs of Nutella.<p>Desserts that come on a spoon are …

Fresh Apple Tea Lights - An apple candle holder tutorial

Ah, Halloween is over, and I sure enjoyed all of the spooky and festive posts. I’m not ready to let go of the fall theme just quite yet though! These …

The Best Doughnuts. Ever.

<i>Every week on Food52, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Adrienne Kane of Nosheteria gives us the best doughnuts, ever.</i><p>Growing up, my grandma had a pot that was simply known as "the doughnut pot.” Grandma used this …

Is Food the Background Music to Your Life?

Ahhh Labor Day! Burgers, family and friends, picnics, swimming, potlucks, relaxing, grilling... I'll share some links to a few of our family's favorite recipes, but first, take a moment to notice what pops into your mind when you think about Labor Day.<p>If you're like most of us, it's easy to confuse …

How to Pack a Jar Salad

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Another -- and arguably the best -- use for your mason jar.</i><p>Last week, I spilled a jar …

bisi bele bath recipe | bisibelebath recipe | how to make bisi bele bath recipe

how to make recipe<p>cooking the rice:<p>rinse the rice and peanuts first. add 2.5 cups water.<p>soak both rice and peanuts for 20 to 25 mins. add salt.<p>keep …

Chicken Avocado Taquitos with Red Pepper Soup

These recipes jumped off the screen last Monday when I was looking for something quick, nutritious and slightly comforting to make for my family. …

Vietnamese Rice Noodle Salad Bowl

261<p>23<p>Shares 284<p>One thing I love about traveling is that I get to read. As much as we all love to be connected, it’s nice to be somewhere – like 5000 …

15 Food “Facts” You Need to Forget

We all want to eat healthy and be good to our bodies, but with all the fads, trends, diets, new products and claims, it’s no wonder we don’t know up from down anymore. The package may say “all natural,” but flip to the ingredient list, and you may start to question that claim. It’s about time that …