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Harissa Potatoes - Recipe

<i>Potatoes with harissa, feta and dill</i><p>This was absolutely an improvisation; I’d been traveling and had very few vegetables in the house on my return, …

Pasta with garlicky greens

This comforting vegetarian recipe is the perfect dish to warm yourself up on a cold winter night<p>Ingredients<p>1 tbsp olive oil<br>• 3 leeks, finely sliced<br>• 2 …

Vegetarian Food

Macaroni and Cheese With Black Beans and Chipotle Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 teaspoons cornstarch1 (12-ounce) can evaporated milk2 eggs1/2 pound elbow macaroni1 (15-ounce) can black beans, …

Broccoli-Cheddar Quiche

This versatile dish goes from brunch buffet to dinner table in a snap and is great with a leafy green salad. The flaky crust and custard filling make it a perfect vehicle for an array of mix-ins. Baking the crust before adding the filling, known as blind baking, ensures it won't get soggy. Our …

Baked Ziti

Before I begin with this recipe tutorial, I must make an important disclosure:<p><i>I did not use ziti to make this Baked Ziti.</i><p>I used Mostaciolli.<p>I’m truly …

Sweet Tooth: Celebrate National Strawberry Shortcake Day with Chef Dorie Greenspan and Our InStyle Editors

Calling all strawberry lovers! June 14th is the celebration of National Strawberry Shortcake Day, one of our all-time favorite summer …

Start Running: The Beginner Running Plan

Whether your goal is to run a 5-K or to drop some extra pounds, in one month you'll be well on your way, with the transformed bod to show for it.<p><b>For all weeks:</b> <b><br>Warm Up:</b> 3 minutes. Start easy, progress to a power walk. <b><br>Cool Down:</b> 3 minutes. Gradually dial it down to an easy walk. <b><br>Frequency:</b> Perform …

Running for Beginners: FAQs

<b>Can I run in sneakers?</b><br>Running doesn't require much investment in gear and accessories, but you have to have a good pair of running shoes. Unlike sneakers, running shoes are designed to help your foot strike the ground properly, reducing the amount of shock that travels up your leg. They're also …

Mindfulness in Yoga: How to Be More Present in Your Practice

<b>Don’t try to “not think”</b> Instead, imagine your thoughts floating by, like a leaf floating on a river, says Carey. For example, if you catch yourself thinking about what’s for dinner later, acknowledge the thought and move on. (So in your head, say: “My mind is thinking about that veggie burger with …

Benefits of Yoga: It Boosts Your Career!

Previous research has shown that regular aerobic exercise—even walking—can boost your brain’s performance. But unlike the benefits of aerobic exercise, which take a while to kick in, yoga has a pretty immediate effect on your mind—so you’ll feel it just 30 minutes after you say “Namaste,” says …

How To Do a Lunge,

Back in the day, my thighs used to endure mini earthquakes during deep, long lunges, so I get it. Don't worry about getting your thigh completely parallel to the floor; instead, lower to your "healthy edge," where you feel challenged but not in pain, and try to hold it there. Focus on each breath …

Yoga and Men

You're not alone. Many men (and women) have preconceived notions that yoga is just stretching or won't be hard enough. Time it so he sees you when you're all sweaty after class, then ask him to join you one time (try a vinyasa flow or power yoga class). If he won't budge, throw in some incentives, …

Yoga: Poses To Tone Your Butt

<b>Warrior III</b> Standing on one straight leg, lean forward with your chest until it is in line with your lifted back leg and parallel to the ground. Extend your upper chest and gaze forward as you flex your back foot, keeping your leg straight and all of your toes pointing down. Stay here or extend …

Strong Body, Powerful Mind | Women's Health

As pointed out in the new <i>Women's Health Big Book of Yoga</i>, the trick is picking the right style. Rolling cardio, strength training, and flexbility into one workout—while also blasting stress and easing tension throughout your body—is what makes yoga the ultimate form of exercise.<p><b>Do I have to be</b> …

Tone Your Abs on a Mat: 5 Moves Better Than Crunches

<b>Modified V-Up</b> <br>Lie faceup on the floor with your legs straight and your arms at your sides <b>(A)</b>. In one movement, quickly lift your torso into an upright position as you pull your knees to your chest <b>(B)</b>. Lower your body back to the starting position. That's one rep.<p><b>Foam Roller Reverse Crunch with</b> …

What Nutritionists Eat When They Go Out to Restaurants

"Salmon with grilled asparagus. You can count on most restaurants to have a salmon dish on the menu. I love this option because it's rich and flavorful and doesn't need to be dressed up as much as other options. Meaning, if you eat it plain, you still get some flavor and don't feel deprived. Plus, …

5 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Getting Out of Bed for a Morning Workout

Jordan Metzl, M.D., a sports medicine physician at New York City's Hospital for Special Surgery, gets how hard it is to wake up to work out. "It's a tough habit to get into," he says. That said: "I'm a huge believer in morning workouts because it starts your metabolic furnace and ensures you'll …

How Long Should It Take to See Muscle Definition?

<b>The answer:</b> Depending on how often you exercise and the intensity of your workouts, give it between four to eight weeks for your muscles to get ripped, says Kawamoto. While that seems like a long time, there are other signs that show your exercise routine is working—like climbing a flight of stairs …

7 Ways To Cure a Headache

Because sometimes it feels like you need an entire arsenal of tricks.<p>We know the signs of a headache all too well—the throbbing, pressure, and pain. <i>Ugh.</i> But because there are so many different headache culprits, there is no one-size-fits-all cure. They're the worst, but they're pretty much …

3 Signs You're Officially Dehydrated

<b>Your Pee is Extra Yellow</b><br>Eek…kinda gross, right? But it's true. The reason this happens is that your urine is over-concentrated with waste. "When you're fully hydrated, the waste is easily flushed out in a more efficient manner," says Justice. But when there aren't enough fluids in your body, the …

6 Beauty Tips to Make Your Smile Look Brighter

<b>Highlight Your Lips</b><br>Try applying a lip liner and gloss around the lips <i>and</i> a light concealer around the outer border of the lips. "This makes your lips appear fuller and makes your teeth seem whiter in contrast to your lip color," says makeup artist, Annie Mayo, founder of Advanced Mineral</b> …

The best wines to take outside this summer

Hamish Anderson picks wines that thrive in the open air<p><b>WHITES</b><p><b>2013 Pujalet, Pays de Gers, France £5.49, Waitrose</b> Produced by the reliably good Plaimont co-operative, this revitalising blend of colombard and ugni blanc is an absolute bargain. The nose is gently aromatic and the taste is all spiky …

What We Learned Eating at 10 NYC Restaurants in One Day at Grub Crawl 2014

We ate and drank our faces off at this year's New York City Grub Crawl through Greenpoint and the Lower East Side. But we learned a couple of things, too!<p><b>Pimento-cheese fries. Lobster rolls. Overproof gin.</b> No, we're not describing heaven. We're just naming some random items we consumed this past …

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Landscape Architect Visit: La Noria in the South of France

The creativity of French landscape designers Arnaud Maurières and Eric Ossart is almost overwhelming. They were already ahead of the game when they …

Holiday Inspiring Palm-Tree Hideout in Vietnam: Oceanique Villas

Located in Mui Ne, a seaside holiday destination in Vietnam’s south east coast, <b>Oceanique Villas</b> by MM++ Architects is a daring residential project. …

Dramatic Views And A Snazzy Interior Shape Loft-Style Apartment In Vancouver

Part of a 1906 heritage conversion building, this fabulous loft-style apartment in <b>Vancouver</b> was redeveloped and redesigned as part of a larger …

The Paint Makeover That Can Make You Look Younger

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Famous Playing Cards

Larger numbers and symbols with more whitespace- plus a few lightning bolts- make these playing cards a sight for sore eyes. The easy-to-see cards …

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