Rachel Tisdale

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Run a 5K Faster with These Five Fun Workouts

Working on a 3.1-mile PR? Coach Jenny has your training covered.<p>There's nothing like racing a hard 5K, especially when the runner's high kicks in. It's a rewarding distance to race, and you can run many of them in a season!<p>In order to race fast, you've got to run fast in training. Here are five fun …

Marathons

8 Lessons I Want to Teach My Daughter

These are eight lessons I want to teach my daughter. I have learned these through many mistakes, periods of introspection and learning in my life.<p>My hope for her is to live authentically, passionately and gracefully.<p><b>1. If someone hurts you, don't take it personally</b><p>Chances are, they have been hurt …

Happiness

Watch the Trailer for the Competitive Eating Doc Hungry

"If there were 100 [eating] contests, all with different foods, I would win 90 of them," says <b>Takeru Kobayashi</b> — inarguably the world's most famous competitive eater — in the new documentary on competitive eating, <i>Hungry</i>. Is competition in excess the American motto?<p>Set to be released tomorrow, <i>Hungry</i> …

How to Use Your Strawberry Tops

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're re-running one of our favorite summertime, zero-waste kitchen tips. Don't toss those strawberry tops: Turn them into a sweet, refreshing infused</i> …

Gadgets: A Pair of Tools for Pepper Prep

Is there any fruit or vegetable that doesn't have its own special tool? (In case you were wondering, that's a rhetorical question.)<p>Peppers have the Progressive Pepper Corer Duo ($9.69), which is actually a set of two tools, paired to core and seed peppers of all shapes and sizes. The larger corer …

Finalists: Your Best Recipe with Corn

<i>This time around, we partnered with Sunshine Sweet Corn, and the finalists are in! We want to know -- which recipe is your pick for Your Best Recipe with Corn?</i><p>We've tested and tasted our way through the recipes for Your Best Recipe with Corn, and have emerged with two promising finalists: Savory …

Chick-fil-A Pay It Forward Chain Lasts 38 Cars

A <b>Chick-fil-A</b> in Tampa, Florida recently had a pay-it-forward chain go through its drive-thru that <b>lasted for 38 cars</b>. While this isn't much in the grand scheme of things — Starbucks has had chains that last 800 and nearly 1500 cars, although that's just coffee —what makes this different is the woman …

Don't Panic~Dinner's in the Freezer

• <b>Author:</b> Susie Martinez<p>Hectic lifestyles and over-full schedules make traditional cooking methods nearly obsolete in many families. The results are poor nutrition and budgets strained by the high cost of fast food or commercially prepared meals. Don't Panic-Dinner's in the Freezer offers a simple …

Starbucks Crushes the Basic Human Right to Order Comically Large Drinks

After a <b>Starbucks</b> customer recently brought in his own <b>128-ounce glass</b> in order to break the record for the "most expensive" Starbucks drink ever, the coffee chain's higher-ups have issued a reminder to employees that giant stunt drinks are "<b>definitely not something we encourage</b>." As the Starbucks …

16 Signs The Person You’re Dating Is A Catch

1. They have their own aspirations and hobbies. Want to know what happens when only one individual in a relationship has goals and pastimes? The …

6 Ways You're Doing Squats Wrong

<b>Not Lowering to 90 Degrees</b><p>If you don't complete the exercise through its full range of motion—all the way down until your thighbone is parallel with the floor—you won't fully engage your glutes and the upper part of your hamstrings, says Montenegro. Basically, you won't get a better butt. To train …

5 Exercises You Should Be Doing Way More Of

<b>Rows</b> <br>So much of what we do and how we move involves the muscles on the front of the body—the chest, abs, biceps, etc. But pulling exercises like rows strengthen your back to improve posture and balance out the body. Plus, you'll look that much sexier in halter dresses. The bent-over row uses …

60 Little Tips That Can Change a Girl's Life

One small step for girls, one giant leap for womankind.<p>Download a banking app.<br>• Drink more herbal tea. It will save your life.<br>• Making your own coffee/tea instead of buying it will make you a rich woman.<br>• Always have at least six chapsticks stocked up.<br>• Check out thrift stores. You may have to wash things …

Clothing

70+ Homestead Hacks

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about homestead/farmer folk…<p>…it’s that you guys are a ingenious bunch <i>(especially when it involves baling twine or</i> …

25 Ways to Grill Chicken Better

Behold our definitive guide to grilling the best chicken of your life! With these 25 tips, tricks, and recipes, your bird will never be boring<p>Like burgers and dogs or a rack of ribs, grilled chicken is a rite of summer. Whether skewered, flattened, brined, spiced, or upended on a beer can, there …

Cooking

15 Recipes that Are Getting Us Stoked for Summer

There are just some things that you can't fathom making out of season. Stew in the springtime? No, thanks. Pumpkin pie in May? Not happening. But no seasonal food gets us more pumped up than summer's fare. Here are 15 things we CANNOT WAIT to make in the next three months.

Ice Cream

How to Build an Off Grid Air Conditioner: DIY Bucket Air Cooler Instructions

Domestic Technology

7 of the Best Grilled Side Dishes Ever

Here are seven easy, crowd-pleasing sides to make on the grill this weekend.<p>Here are seven easy, crowd-pleasing sides to make on the grill this …

Organizing Hacks! 22 New Ways to Store Beauty Products

Even a small amount of makeup can make your bathroom or vanity look messy and cluttered. Here are 22 unconventional ways to organize your beauty products using things you probably already own. Who knew a mini loaf pan could be so useful?<p><b>1. Use a spice rack as a shelf for your perfume bottles.</b><p><b>2.</b> …

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An Epic Barbecue Tour of Texas

Here are some of the Brotherhood of Smoke's top picks for barbecue in Texas.<p>Masterful brisket, sausage and even the turkey. Don't miss out on the espresso laced barbecue sauce either, it is there for a reason.<p>Pitmaster John Lewis turns out some world class beef short rib, sausage and brisket. Free …

Why I Hate Something You Probably Love: Sriracha

You can call me late for dinner, you can call me a beer snob. Hell, you can even call me "husky" (though I'd prefer you didn't; I'm just big-boned). But goddamn if I'll let you call me crazy when I tell you that I can't stand Sriracha.<p>This fiery-red fluid is the bane of my epicurean existence. No …

Sriracha Sauce

The Most Common 'Common Cooking Mistakes' of All Time

<i>by Danielle Walsh</i><p>By now, if you're a loyal BonAppetit.com reader, you're probably very familiar with our Common Mistakes stories. We started the series in 2011, and since then we've warned you about everything from putting liquid into your scrambled eggs to seasoning the you-know-what out of your …

Cooking

How to Grill the Ultimate French Toast | Men's Health

The ingredients are simple (hell, you probably have many of them sitting in your kitchen right now) and even the most coffee-deprived cook could handle the prep steps.<p>After you’ve polished off a plate of these delicious day-starters, the only question you’ll have left to answer is: “Now what should …

Blender Battle: The Ninja And Vitamix Duke It Out

The Vitamix has long been the kitchen appliance that serious home cooks have yearned for. It's what professional chefs have in their arsenal to quickly smooth out soups, make sauces, and juice produce. Sadly, not many of us can play with a Vitamix because of the steep price tag -- they normally run …

Get Ready NYC, These Illegal(ish) Alcoholic Slushies Are Only Sold On Instagram

New York, there's another Phrost bite warning on the way.<p>Powdered alcohol dreams, step aside -- we're ordering the next round of drinks on Instagram. Why? Because that's the only way you can order NYC's booziest, "Best Tasting Fruit Slushies," also known as Phrosties. Forget #selfies, we're getting …

24 Awesome Summer Recipes You Don't Have to Cook

24 recipes you don't need to cook on the stove or in the oven, from Mexican ceviche tacos to a chilled tomato soup.<p>When it's pushing 90 degrees, the sun's blazing into your windows, and not even a cold shower will give you refuge from the heat, the last thing you want to do is turn on your stove or …

Cooking

These Are the 10 Dirtiest Spots in Your Home Kitchen

<i>by Alessandra Bulow</i><p>"People think that the bathroom is the dirtiest place in their house," says Cheryl Luptowski, a Home Safety Expert at the National Sanitation Foundation (NSF), an independent public health and environmental organization. "When in fact the kitchen has the most germs."<p>Hidden germs …

E.coli

Everything You Need to Know About Morels

There are mushrooms and then there are morels.<p>There are mushrooms and then there are morels. Chefs and foragers who can’t get enough of their sweet, …

Does Adding Pasta Water Really Make a Difference?

<b>Got a question for Serious Eats?</b> Email your questions to AskTheFoodLab @seriouseats.com and please include your Serious Eats user name in your email. All questions will be read, though unfortunately not all can be answered.<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Does adding pasta water …