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2-Ingredient Sweet Potato Pancakes Are a Breakfast Miracle

You're probably in disbelief at this recipe title, but yes, you can make tasty pancakes with just two ingredients: baked sweet potato and eggs. (And, …

Recipes

The 10 Most-Saved Slow Cooker Recipes from June — Recipes from The Kitchn

All it takes is that first summer heatwave for me to banish the oven and remind me how much I adore my slow cooker. During the week I lean on it for …

Cooking

Weeknight Skillet Lasagna Recipes So Easy and Delicious You'll Make Them Again and Again

Don’t know what to cook tonight? This. Do this.<p>There’s a lot to love about your skillet. Whether frying up some country ham in the morning or baking …

Our 10 Best Fresh Tomato Salad Recipes

Super-ripe summer tomatoes don't need much dressing up. When fresh tomatoes are in top form, the best preparations are to let the tomato flavor do …

11 Ways to Make Iced Coffee Taste Even Better

One of the best things about warmer weather: iced coffee. (And barbecues, of course.) But before you go wild on seasonal latte concoctions from your …

Coffee

Our Favorite Lentil Recipes

Protein- and fiber-rich lentils are among the world's oldest cultivated crops. Here, our favorite recipes featuring the most convenient dried …

40 Easy Cucumber Salads

Crunch on this! Our cool cucumber salad recipes will hit the sweet spot at your next potluck.<p>Sweet-Tart Cucumber Salad<p>A dear friend showed me how to …

Healthy Eating

30 Low-Calorie Snacks You’ll Wish You Thought Of Sooner

Mind = blown.<p>Getting through a day without a snack is like getting through a day without checking your phone—impossible and boring AF. That's why you need an arsenal of snacks to grab when you need a fix—go-to mini meals that will satisfy your cravings, keep you full, and clock in at 200 calories …

15 Whole30 Meal-Prep Recipes to Make Those First Few Weeks a Little Less Scary

It’s official: You’ve committed to the Whole30. You’ve trashed your candy stash, deep-sixed anything deep-fried, and dumped (read: drank) the last of …

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its young cousin sophrology

A modern blend of yoga, Zen Buddhism, hypnosis and psychology, it’s huge elsewhere in Europe and on its way to the UK<p>Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still …

Meditation

15 Delicious Summer Fruit Dessert Recipes

01 of 15<p>If you've never tried making strawberry shortcake before, here's a simple recipe even beginning bakers can feel confident making. Only three …

Natural Pest Control for Animals - Farm and Garden

Spring and summer are accompanied by many beautiful and wonderful new living things in our barnyards. However, these seasons also usher in many …

70 Hearty Summer Sides That’ll Make You Want to Skip the Main

From pasta salads to grilled veggies, these hearty sides are so good, you won’t want to leave room on your plate for the main dish!<p>Dilly Potato & Egg …

15 Vegetables & Herbs You Can Buy Once And Regrow Forever

We all know about the normal ways to grow plants – from seeds. But, did you know that there are many plants that you can grow from leftovers and …

18 Healthy Recipes to Make With Cucumbers That Aren't Just Salads

When was the last time you cooked with a cucumber in a creative way? I know for me at least, it's been quite a while. Every now and then I'll one eat …

10 No-Knead Bread Recipes You Can Make With 10 Ingredients or Less

Requiring few ingredients and no kneading at all, these recipes are perfect for the beginner baker.<p>No-knead breads have been around for thousands of …

Delicious Side Dishes That’ll Steal the Show at Your Next Potluck

Guaranteed to please.<p>When it comes to any potluck, the side dishes can make all the difference between a ho-hum supper and a real crowd-pleasing …

10 Best Ways to Increase Dopamine Levels Naturally

Dopamine is an important chemical messenger in the brain that has many functions.<p>It’s involved in reward, motivation, memory, attention and even …

19 Recipes That Prove "Eggs for Dinner" Should Be a Weekly Thing

At some point in the long history of… well, eating... it was determined that eggs would primarily be a breakfast food. And we’re not …

Infographic: Nine Ways To Focus And Calm Your Wandering Mind

<b>Daydreaming is known</b> to be a great booster for creativity, but at other times, buckling down and focusing on one’s work is vital to getting things …

Mindfulness

5 ways you can actually slow the aging process

<i>Every human is made to grow and age—that’s just a fact. But how*we age depends on a number of factors, and there are ways you *can* slow down the</i> …

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 …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Have First Thing When You Wake Up In The Morning

The food and drink choices we make in the morning can set the stage for a day of great eating. Provided we’re selecting the right anti-inflammatory …

Antiinflammatory

The 16 Best Homemade Snacks to Keep You Full and Happy

Healthy Eating

5 Simple Grounding Exercises to Ease Anxiety & the Stress of Daily Life.

<b>Life is busy.</b><p>Let’s face it, managing home, work, and family obligations is overwhelming and feels endless. We tirelessly manage to get through the …

Here Are A Bunch Of Ultimate Comfort Foods From Around The World

Feed your body and your soul.

What Is Tahini and How You Can Use It Beyond Hummus

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>If you’ve ever eaten hummus, you’ve had tahini. But …

8 Go-To, Easy Appetizers for Holiday Parties

Hosting a party is stressful enough on its own (we’re #grateful for Prosecco this season!). You <i>could</i> curate the ultimate cheese board — or you could impress your guests with these easy, elegant, and delicious holiday appetizers. (Then learn how to pair your wines like a pro to earn your hostessing …

13 Easy Edible Homemade Gifts to Make This Year