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Do This Workout for Kickass Pushup Form and Cleavage You'll Want to Flaunt

Get strong, look sexy? Done and DONE.<p>It’s a plain, unfortunate fact: Women tend to be particularly weak in the upper-body “pushing” muscles. These include the chest (pectorals), arms (triceps), and shoulders (anterior deltoids). Part of the reason why we’re prone to less-than-stellar pushing …

Workouts

Easy Basic Pancakes

Nothing says "weekend" like homemade pancakes for breakfast. Our easy pancake recipe will help you whip up this weekend favorite in less than 30 minutes. You'll wonder why you never tried this before!Need recipe inspiration? Sign up for our Everyday Food Newsletter and get our most delicious …

Simple one-pot, one-pan weeknight dinner recipes: Chicken and beans

If you've had a long day and you're in the mood to make something quick and simple for dinner tonight, forget the take out menus. Instead, turn on your oven and reach for one pot or skillet.<p>Here, Chef Marco Canora is sharing his delicious one pot recipes, including flavorful seared chicken breasts …

20 Game-Changing Beauty Products That Almost Work Magic

Power up your beauty routine with these essential products.

Skin Care

Alfajores Are The Best Cookie You've Never Heard Of

It's no secret that we here at HuffPost Taste have a bit of a sweet tooth. We relentlessly put together one dessert round-up after another (ahem, like this collection of 100 chocolate recipes or this one of the best flourless cakes). We discover bakeries we love, and then obsess about them …

8 Brownie Recipes to Make You Drop That Boxed Mix

Though a boxed mix can help you whip up brownies in no-time flat, it usually produces fairly sub-par brownies. When you need to wait for the oven to …

Spring Lips: 4 Colors to Try From Miranda Kerr

Four gorgeous lipstick ideas, brought to you by Aussie supermodel (and face of Escada Joyful) Miranda Kerr.<p><b>Sultry Nude:</b> "Neutral lip color" isn't code for "no lip color"—in fact, the right nude lip can warm up your whole face. If you have pale, cool skin, opt for a pinky nude; if you have an olive …

20-Minute Skillet Suppers

18<p>SHARES<p>There’s pretty much just one tool you need to create fresh, complete meals in only 20 minutes. It’s your skillet! Kiss long waiting times at …

Slow Cooker Spicy Chicken Tacos with Pineapple Salsa

<i>You guys know how much we love a convenient and family-friendly dinner (or 50 of them for that matter). So I’m super excited to present you all with</i> …

The Total-Body Circuit Workout You Can Do While You Travel

No space, no equipment, no time? No freakin’ problem.<p>I travel a lot for both work and play. Oftentimes, part of the fun of travel, for me, is to seek out new gyms wherever I go, to try out new training methodologies and connect with other fitness professionals to see what I can learn from them.<p>But …

Small Spaces

Deb's Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

bananas Chocolate cookies and bars family favourites Scrummy Snacks Teatime Treats<p>January 25, 2015<p>to Read (<p>Words)<p>It must be about twenty years ago …

10 Citrus Recipes to Brighten Cold, Dreary Days

Cold weather giving you the blues? Try brightening up your winter recipes with some fresh citrus fruits! Lemons, limes, grapefruits and oranges are at their sweetest and juiciest during the cold winter months, and they add a refreshing burst of flavor that will make you think of sunshine.<p><b>1. Citrus</b> …

Spicy Honey Roasted Chickpeas – Carrots & Cake

Seasoned and roasted to perfection!<p>As you can likely tell from the few posts I’ve had since the birth of this blog, I’m a HUGE proponent of sourcing …

23 Breakfasts That Might Actually Save Your Life

So you had a big night last night! And now you want to die. But this egg sandwich? This sandwich wants you to LIVE.

The Best Foods for Men

Abs aren’t built in the gym alone; you shop for them in your supermarket. We sampled and reviewed thousands of products to separate the dietary duds from the nutritional heroes. Your drool-worthy grocery list starts right here

Nutrition

Whoopie Pie Recipes So Good, You'll Want Them All

Cuckoo for cocoa? Get your fix with these bite-size delights. See our how-to video for the secret to Fillling a Pastry Bag -- simply just leave off the pastry tip for a quick and easy way to add the filling to your whoopie pies.

Hairstyles Every Woman Should Master

Treat Yo’ Self: 20 Scrumptious Meals for One

Show of hands, how many of you often cook for one? Well, if your solo dining habits resemble ours, it likely involves A LOT of leftovers. Happily, these 20 recipes for everything from breakfast to dessert show us that it doesn’t always have to be that way. That’s right, no more leftover takeout …

Make-Ahead Detox Lunches You'll Actually Want To Eat

Whole grains, seasonal vegetables and lean proteins never tasted so good. Make these easy dishes early in the week, then enjoy them for days.<p>By Lynn Andriani

How 'A Girl Called Jack' revolutionised budget cooking

“Please don’t call me a blogger!” Jack Monroe implores me halfway through our conversation. Fair enough - she may be known by many for her blog, A …

Mac and Cheese

Crockpot Strawberry Dump Cake Recipe! {3 Ingredients}

Get ready for some strawberry happiness when you make this Crockpot Strawberry Dump Cake Recipe!<p>Now here’s an easy dessert… just dump it in and walk …

The Weird but Totally Mind-Blowing Skin Care Powers of Turmeric

It's been under our noses all along.<p>Recently, I had one of those <i>where have you been all my life</i> moments. Not with a guy, but with a spice tucked away in my kitchen cabinet that apparently has magical powers for skin.<p>Turmeric, or "haldi," is a deep orange root from India, where it's one of the …

Skin Care

Pound-Cake Tiramisu

When you're entertaining, you need a make-ahead dessert that wows. This rich confection takes just 15 minutes to prep, can be made up to a week in advance, and will not disappoint.

These Are the Best Pancake Recipes to Make From Scratch

Is there a better way to start the morning than with a large stack of flapjacks? We certainly don’t think so. Pancakes are that simple, perfect …

3 Ingredient Red Velvet Brownies

We are brownie lovers at our house (brownie edges are coveted over here), so I thought it was only fitting that Valentine’s Day should include red …

Norwegian Recipes: Easy to Make Apple Cake

I love anything apple-cinnamon flavored and with a touch of vanilla ice cream. Apple Cake is heavenly! I actually like to bake, but I am all for the simpler recipes. I don't have the patience if you have to fly through hoops and hassles to get the result. After all, I am in it for the baked goods …

Slow Cooker Enchilada Quinoa Bake Recipe

Everyone should own a slow cooker, seriously, especially if you are a lazy cook, like me. Simply prepare your ingredients, throw them in the pot (don’t forget to turn the machine on), and a few hours later your kitchen smells amazing and you’re ready to eat.<p>I am already drooling over this enchilada …

15 Easy Slow Cooker Recipes Under 375 Calories

Just set-it-and-forget-it — so goes the appeal of the slow cooker, and it just so happens to be the perfect time of year for it. Slow-cooker meals …

Nutrition