Nancy Roper

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Nespresso Delivering a Strong Buzz

My hands are shaking as I write this. I’m completely focused. Yet I’m bursting with energy. And I’m pretty sure I’ve exceeded my target heart rate. But no worries. I’ve simply been testing out the Nespresso Lattissima Touch from the company’s OriginalLine. I’m beyond caffeinated. And elated.<p>In …

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Aren't these the prettiest lipsticks EVER?

From rainbow highlighters to metallic lipsticks we thought we'd seen it all when it came to pretty beauty products. But China-based online store, …

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8 Easy Ways to Stay Slim at Any Coffee Shop

Going to a local coffee shop is an everyday occurrence—and for some of us who have gone back to school or work from home, it’s more like an all-day …

This Is How You Make a Mocha at Home That Rivals Starbucks

When it comes to morning rituals, there are a few things we normally do to help kickstart the day. While eating a healthy breakfast and getting your sweat on (morning exercise, anyone?) are fool-proof ways to give your bod the attention it deserves, going to your local coffee shop to get your …

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Baking Soda or Sodium Bicarbonate: A Natural Remedy

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Baking soda, or sodium bicarbonate, is a staple in many homes for baking and cleaning purposes – but there's a good chance you're not …

French Press, 9 Ways

French presses take a little more effort than your standard K-Cup, but a few extra minutes translates into more flavor as well as satisfaction. Think …

What Happens to Your Body When You Eat Egg Protein

Beyond easily upping your daily protein count—each 85-calorie egg packs a solid 7 grams of the muscle-builder—egg protein also improve your health. …

Weight Loss and Fat Loss Supplements That Work

That’s why we have spell-check, password retrieval systems, and “Are you sure you want to delete?” prompts. The reinforcements, though they sometimes …

The best microwave mug cake recipes to make in minutes

Many of us have succumbed to the lure of the mid-afternoon microwave cake. There is something satisfyingly indulgent about piling spoonfuls of sugar and flour into a mug, then watching a steaming, sweet-smelling perfectly risen cup come out of the microwave five minutes later.<p>These recipes, from …

Vietnamese Iced Coffee

I know it seems crazy to talk about iced coffee when we’re about to have another cold front blow through. But this isn’t just any iced coffee, it’s …

The Smart Artisanal Coffee Machine from Poppy Looks Like The Perfect Coffee Snob’s Brewer

When it comes to extracting a cup of Joe, there are just about a million ways to go about it. Many of these are considered inferior by coffee snobs, …

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G&B’s Espresso Milkshake

This dreamy espresso milkshake from Los Angeles’ G&B Coffee is bolstered by a double dose of espresso.<p>1¼ cups McConnell’s Sweet Cream Ice Cream (or …

Olive Oil Fraud: Is It Really Extra Virgin?

I love cooking with extra virgin olive oil because of its nourishing health benefits and savory taste, but <b></b>product transparency in the olive oil …

How To: Cook Your Bacon in Water for Perfect Texture & No Splattering

Bacon isn't hard to cook on the stovetop, but every cook who's been hit by splattering fat knows it's not the most pleasant kitchen task to tackle. …

Nespresso by KitchenAid Giveaway!!

There are moments in my day that I always look forward to. . moments with my daughters, cooking and eating dinner with my family, visits with …

12 Unexpected Ways to Use Vinegar

How To: 10 Paper Towel Hacks for Your Kitchen & Beyond

The paper towel is a wondrous invention. It allows cooks to wipe up really gross stuff without having to constantly do laundry and drain fried foods …

BodyBrew claims to make healthier coffee

Startup BodyBrew claims that their upcoming cold-brewing coffeemaker will result in a healthier cup of joe. But we’ll have to wait until summer to find out.<p>Coffee, originally from Ethiopia, found its first European popularity in the 17th century. It was followed almost immediately by the …

Coffee Science: How to Make the Best French Press Coffee at Home

A French press is often treated like Jason Segal's character in <i>Forgetting Sarah Marshall.</i> He's actually the one you want, but people tend to flock blindly to the flashy, temperamental types like coffee-siphon-somethings or Russell Brands. The French press is definitely a potential coffee …

6 Important Things You Should Know About Bacon

It's Sunday morning, which means it's time for bacon. If you're craving a salty, crispy slice this morning, take a spin through our six essentials of …

The Best Lunch Bowl

This might be the best lunch ever, it’s too good! The sweet potato wedges are so amazingly tender and have delicious hints of cinnamon, which …

Fettuccine Alfredo with Bacon

Step 1<p>Cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Drain in a colander over a bowl, reserving 1/4 cup cooking liquid.<p>Step …

73 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat potatoes every night of the week.<p>When it comes to potatoes, we don't discriminate. Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat 'em every night of the week. Here are 48 of our favorite comforting potatoes recipes to add to your next meal.

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Coconut Milk Nutrition - How to eat clean and boost your metabolism

Shares 172<p><b>Why</b> <b>coconut milk is a great dairy alternative for weight management</b><p>Are you forced to abandon milk because you can’t tolerate it? Do you want …

Defining What is the God Shot

There's a phrase that's been in use only for the past few years, and one that was started in the newsgroup alt.coffee: the God Shot.<p>It's almost …

No Ice-Cream Machine? No Problem! 12 No-Churn Ice-Cream Recipes

<b>You don't need an ice cream maker to concoct a delicious icy treat! Whether you're in the mood for creamy or fruity, we've got you covered with our easy no-churn recipes. What are you waiting for??!</b><p>No-Churn Mint-Chip Ice Cream<p>Condensed milk is the secret ingredient behind this frozen dessert's …

Chocolate Cadbury Egg Easter Cupcakes

Ingredients<p>1 box chocolate fudge cake mix<br>• 1/2 cup oil<br>• 1/2 cup hot water<br>• 4 eggs<br>• 1 cup sour cream<br>• 1 package (3.4 ounces) chocolate pudding dry mix<br>• 24 Cadbury …

The Secret to Brewing the Perfectly Caffeinated Cup of Coffee

Coffee is the defining element of most people’s college life. It’s the only thing that can make late night cram sessions bearable. You probably can’t …

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