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11 Foods with More Calcium Than a Glass of Milk

You’re old enough now that your mom isn’t nagging you at dinner to drink your milk for strong bones, but that doesn’t mean you don’t need to get in …

Nutrition

Super Bowl Recipes

Looking for Super Bowl party recipes? Get easy to make Super Bowl party recipes. Taste of Home has recipes for Super Bowl parties including …

Super Bowl Parties

14 Most Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

Whether you like to get your hands dirty in the garden or not, it’s nice to have a few gardening tips and ideas up your sleeve. Here are some of my …

Gardening

15 ways to keep your food fresher

Essential Oils for Beginners: How to Use Them Safely in Your Beauty Routine

Hello, and welcome to your crash course on essential oils. We're happy to have you, whether you stumbled here by chance or because you're seeking more information on the age-old plant extracts that have become increasingly popular over the years. Because of their widespread prevalence in both the …

15 Best Large Indoor Plants | Tall Houseplants for Home and Offices

See 15 best large indoor plants for your home or office. Tall houseplants look fascinating and create the illusion of enlarged interior. Houseplants …

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Nutrition

7 Secrets of People Who Meal Prep Every Single Week

You know that meme–the one with the slice of pizza and a beer in a Ziploc bag? That about sums up my relationship with meal prepping: flawed.<p>But I …

Yoga, Sustainability, Politics, Spirituality.

Seafood Enchiladas Recipe

"These crab and shrimp stuffed enchiladas taste like the ones served at a popular Mexican restaurant in my area. My husband just loves them. After …

Have We Been Poaching Eggs All Wrong?

I’ve been poaching eggs at least once, if not four or five times, a week for decades. That’s how I know there’s way too much overthinking, and just plain silly thinking, around poaching eggs. They are the easiest (and best) eggs you can make!<p>An old boyfriend taught me to make poached eggs. Rather, …

Making Cannabis

My Makeup Used to Come Off on a Tissue — Until I Tried This Cult Product

My everyday makeup routine consists of three to four products: mascara, blush, lipstick, and eyebrow pencil. If I'm feeling fancy, I'll throw in foundation, highlighter, and eyeliner, but for the most part, I like to keep my routine simple. I felt so content with my routine and believed that the …

11 Mistakes to Avoid When Grilling Steak, According to Chefs

It's never too early to start prepping for barbecue season—so go ahead and bookmark this.<p>Purists assert that a good-quality cut of steak is done ill …

BBQ

7 International Cities Where You Could Live in Luxury Without Breaking the Bank

The idea of picking up and transporting your life to another part of the world can be daunting. But if you can summon all your strength, language …

South America

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies (Magic Middles) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> These sugar-crusted, dark chocolate cookies *magically* hide their peanut butter bellies. (Allergies, beware!) My family has been obsessed with the recipe for decades but, because I can't help it, I made a few adjustments: adapted to natural—that is, unsweetened—nut butter (this means …

Dessert

I Just Hacked a Box of Bisquick and Made the Best Biscuits Ever

I just baked a batch of tender, fluffy, soft-as-a-pillow biscuits, and I didn’t even break a sweat. That’s because I tried a new biscuit-making …

67 Unique Gifts Under $10

Need to get a really affordable present for someone but don't want to come off looking like a total cheapskate in the process? While finding the …

Shopping

The Difference Between 6 Common Types of Steak

Summer is heating up, and so are the grills. Some of our favorite items to dig into include nice, juicy steak dishes. But with so many different …

I Tried Sugaring After Shaving My Bikini Line for 8 Years—Here’s Why I’ll Never Go Back to Razors

Tired of ingrowns and itchy red bumps? So was our writer, who decided to find a better way to groom down below.<p>I’ve always wanted to wax my bikini …

Master the Basics With 13 Dishes to Learn by Heart

If you are anything like me, you forgo heavy cookbooks in favor of reading recipes on a lighter, more mobile screen. And maybe your laptop has also …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

How to Make the Best Banana Bread, No Matter What - Chowhound

Unripe bananas, food allergies, a lack of eggs—there are lots of things that can get between you and banana bread, but no obstacle need stop you. …

Breakfast

If a woman has these 14 qualities never let her go, scientists say

People in long term relationships will someday get to the point where they need to ask themselves: Is this really the person I want to spend the rest …

University of Michigan

These Serums Actually Work, According To Top Dermatologists

Sure, a new pair of shoes or an It bag is nice, but many of us are more wiling to shell out a chunk of our paychecks for quality skin care, all in …

Skin Care

You’ve Been Making French Toast All Wrong (Here’s How to Do It Right)

A plate of perfect French toast—crispy round the edges, custardy in the center, and capped off with an amber kiss of maple syrup—is a thing of …

I made a great discovery when I stopped staring at a woman on the beach

It was the crack of dawn and I couldn't stop looking over at the woman a few feet away from me on the beach. I had come to watch the sunrise and she was getting on my nerves.<p>The woman, who was probably in her 60s, was hunched over, incessantly tapping and swiping on the screen of her cellphone …

Perfect Chocolate Fudge Frosting Recipe

This chocolate fudge frosting is simply flawless! So rich, thick, and creamy you can use to frost your favorite desserts. Silky, chocolatey and …

This Moist, Cakey Banana Bread Will Win You Friends

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat 2 (9x5-inch) loaf pans with cooking spray or butter; set aside.<p>Place the flour, …

The Most Popular Instant Pot Recipes of 2017

I'm calling it now: 2017 was officially the year of the Instant Pot. While I've been singing the praises of this seven-in-one multi-cooker for a …