Michelle Magnaterra

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Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

1. Blueberries<p>As far as we can tell, there is not a single nutritionist who can argue with the power of blueberries. "There are at least 15 different …

Nutrition

The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese, According To People Who Truly Know

Warning: American cheese has no place in this story.<p>While it’s hard to deny the melty perfection of a diner-style grilled cheese sandwich made with slices of American cheese or even Kraft singles, most experts happen to think American cheese is pure garbage.<p>“It’s not really cheese to me, it’s some …

Cooking

18 Decadent Vegan Dessert Recipes

No matter how much we eat for dinner, there’s always room for a sweet treat. While most desserts are made from butter and eggs, plenty of vegan …

Dessert

Tips for styling indoor plants

City living often means navigating a concrete jungle. Ever-increasing housing density means our homes are becoming smaller and smaller, and many of …

Plants

Take the Pain Out of Window Cleaning

Washing windows is a rite of spring, and one where the effort pays off immediately.<p>Finally, you can look past winter’s grunge and see the plants …

Home Improvement

The Balance-Building Move To Help You Find Your Center & Nail Any Yoga Pose

<i>Here at mbg, we believe in Mindful Movement. In our video series, we’ll break down various moves designed to help you take care of your physical body</i> …

Yoga

Master multi-tasking on your iPad

Apple offers valuable multi-tasking tools to help you get productive on your iPad. What are they, how do they work, and how do you use them?The what …

Apps

Grandma's Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe

"This is a great twist on the classic grilled cheese. My grandmother taught me how to make these when I was a teenager. My kids love them!"<p>Ingredients<p>…

grilled cheese

7 Smoothies That Will Give You an Energy Boost — Recipes from The Kitchn

Low-energy bouts are a reality we all face and are constantly battling, due to our busy schedules. While a piece of chocolate or a shot of espresso …

Food

Healthy Japanese Recipes for Weeknights

Enjoy Japanese food in the comfort of your own home with these easy and delicious recipes that are perfect for busy weeknights. From soups and …

Food

Digital Scaling Ruler Works as a Perfect Architect’s Tool

Unproductive meetings attempting to work with drawings that have been printed at the wrong scale, not dimensioned, or in a unit of measurement you’re …

Drawing

Here’s How You Can Find Your Creative Spark

The time before you go to bed is golden, as it exists every single day, and it’s usually completely yours to schedule.<p>What do you want to do with …

Self-improvement

These Drawings of Europe’s Most Beautiful Churches Are Tiny But Packed With Details

Based in Florence, architect Lorenzo Concas takes advantage of his incredible surroundings by executing incredible architectural drawings of the Italian Renaissance churches that surround him. For good measure, he also throws in familiar European sites like Paris' Eiffel Tower and the Palace of …

5 Healthy Sides That Make Pizza Meal — Recipes from The Kitchn

While pizza night is a weekly staple in my house, it's never <i>just</i> pizza. I grew up with the mentality that dinner isn't dinner unless there's a …

Food

7 Fresh Paint Ideas for the Front Door

1<p>Vibrant Red<p>Tracy Morris, of Tracy Morris Design in Washington, D.C., loves Benjamin Moore’s Moroccan Red (1309). “This color gives the ‘red door’ …

Interior Design

20 Seriously Impressive Desserts You Can Make with Puff Pastry

When we want a dessert that’s easy and delicious, we look no further than our freezer. No, not ice cream (although rocky road <i>is</i> our weakness)—we’re …

Dessert

Why You Need a Cast Iron Skillet For Homemade Pizza

Homemade pizza nerds are a passionate bunch; for a timid novice, the sheer amount of conflicting information available on various pizza-enthusiast …

Cast Iron Skillet

Our Easiest DIY Condiments

Homemade condiments are often the special finishing touch that can take a meal from good to great. Thus, knowing how to make a few variations on …

Cooking

Our Favorite Easter Appetizers

With spring in full swing, it's only right that the Easter appetizers in our holiday spread are bursting with fresh produce and pops of color. From …

Cooking

25 Lunch Recipes to Know by Heart — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're at a loss for what to make for lunch, there are a handful of recipes you can always rely on. These classic lunch recipes — including the …

Food

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

Cooking

27 Easy Pasta Recipes That Don't Use Sauce From A Jar, Because You Deserve Better

You want to make dinner with your eyes closed and both hands tied behind your back, right? It’s just a guess, based on the internet’s mass hysteria over sheet pan dinner recipes and 3-ingredient weeknight wonders.<p>There’s only one problem with recipes prepared by blindfolded, shackled cooks: They …

Cooking

28 Easy Finger Food Recipes for Your Next Party

Add fresh flavors and fun combinations to your next party with these easy recipes for snacks and bites that you can easily pick up and eat with your …

Cycling

7 Benefits and Uses of CBD Oil (Plus Side Effects)

Cannabidiol is a popular natural remedy used for many common ailments.<p>Better known as CBD, it is one of the 104 chemical compounds known as …

Medical Research

Activities to Support Your Mind and Body During Advanced Breast Cancer Treatment

Learning you have metastatic breast cancer can be a shock. Suddenly, your life is changed dramatically. You may feel overwhelmed with uncertainty, …

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

1 of 14<p>Paper White by Benjamin Moore<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Parma Gray by Farrow & Ball<p>3 of 14<p>Light Pewter by Benjamin Moore<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Brassica …

What is BIM and Why Does it Seem to be Fundamental in the Current Architectural Design?

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is a methodology that allows architects to create digital design simulations to manage all the information …

18 Easy Irish-Inspired Recipes to Try at Home

Quick, name a traditional Irish dish: corned beef and cabbage comes to mind, right? But there are tons of other recipes to try. Don’t feel bad if you …

How to Give Yourself a Facial at Home That'll Rival Any Spa Treatment

I come from a long line of skincare-passionate women. Some of my favorite tried and true beauty secrets have been passed down for generations, such …

Skin Care

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …