Robert Obrien

35 Added | 7 Magazines | 14 Likes | 1 Following | 6 Followers | @RobertObrie1ut8 | Keep up with Robert Obrien on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Robert Obrien”

Familiar but Fresh: Crispy Braised Chicken Thighs With Bacon

People complain when movies are too formulaic, when they rely on rehashed plot points or when the relationships between characters become too familiar. Take the new <i>Star Wars</i>, for instance. That part when Rey and Finn are, like...okay, I won't be the guy who posts spoilers here, because some of you</i> …

5 Moves for a Total-Body Burn

Even if you've never picked up a kettlebell before, there's never been a better time to start. This multitasking tool is great for targeted …

The 10 Most Beautiful Snow Castles In the World

With stunning scenery and majestic fortresses, these are the cold-weather climes we actually wouldn't mind visiting.<p>Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, Germany<p>Initially built at the behest of reclusive King Ludwig II as a private retreat, Neuschwanstein today is one of the most popular of palaces and …

European Travel

How to make homemade doughnuts

You don't have to be Homer Simpson to swoon over a doughnut. But no matter how wonderful they appear, it's hard to find a store-bought doughnut that compares with homemade.<p>And believe it or not, they're really not hard to make.<p><b>Devil's food doughnuts</b><p>Total time: About 1 hour<br>Servings: Makes about 1 …

The Truth About 7 Food Myths

Throughout my years as a sports nutritionist, several athletes have asked whether they should avoid eating turkey on game days because it might make …

Wellness

Sex Moves Women Love

Love

Get In The Holiday Spirit With These Festive DIY Cocktails

We really want to make a Christmas spirit(s) joke right now, but we'll spare you. Instead, we'll just serve up the good stuff: three simple recipes …

Fitness Technology

10 Pumpkin Pies for Every (Very Loved) Person at Your Thanksgiving Table

Your Thanksgiving menu can be as hodge-podgey as the people eating it. Aunt Lou likes lots of booze in her sweet potatoes (and in general), while your mom is more of a purist. So you make two sweet potato dishes—with pleasure. Then your kid comes back from college and he's now vegetarian and …

Recipes

10 workouts to burn off your beer belly

You don’t have to give up your favorite beer in order to lose that beer belly you’ve been rocking.<p>Give these 10 workouts a shot to make your gut …

The Single Best Tip For 9 Classic Exercises

These coaching cues will help you nail every rep and build your best body

Health
Computer Science

Here's how to drink Jägermeister like a grown-up—plus an awesome cocktail recipe

Forget the ice-cold shots and Jägerbombs you chugged in college (probably best for all involved, anyway). This sweetly spicy German digestif is popping up in craft libations around the country—and mixologists say its flexibility and distinctive herbal overtones make it a worthy cocktail …

Cocktails

7 Types of Squats You Should Be Doing

7 Squat Variations You NEED to Try<p>Your go-to butt exercise could use an upgrade<p>Squats are like the LBD of your workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your body look pretty amazing. But just like your wardrobe, your fitness routine could use some variety. For an upgrade with major results, …

Workouts

Street Dogs Far Away Coast

10 Easy Recipes for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

I used to host elaborate Thanksgiving celebrations, where I'd cook and prepare for days on end, only to be completely exhausted by the time my guests arrived on Thanksgiving day. After one glass of wine, I'd be nodding off at the table, dreaming of my pillow! I finally wised up by simplifying my …

Cooking

Thanksgiving Side Dishes From Top Chefs

From Marcus Samuelsson's cranberry cocktails to Tom Colicchio’s go-to appetizer, here are easy versions of chefs’ best Thanksgiving recipes.<p>Roasted …

Pecan, Bourbon, and Butterscotch Bread Pudding

10 Servings<p>As if the butterscotch wasn't enough, we packed this bread pudding recipe with pecan and bourbon. Yep. Bourbon.<p>November 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Butterscotch Sauce<p>1 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup light corn syrup<p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt<p>1/2 cup heavy cream<p>…

Dessert

bourbon slush punch

Nothing to see here, guys.<p>Really, you wouldn’t like this. Who’d want to drink a half-frozen blend of strong tea, lemonade, orange juice and bourbon …

Peach Crumble Coffee Cake: A Vegan Dessert for Summer

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: This dessert proves that vegans can have their cake -- made with summer's best fruit -- and eat it, too.</i><p>My time with this peachy crumble coffee cake was woefully …

5 Summery Breakfasts for Any Morning

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Five breakfasts that taste like vacation on a plate (or in a glass).</i><p>There are a few things that make …

How to Pack a Jar Salad

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Another -- and arguably the best -- use for your mason jar.</i><p>Last week, I spilled a jar …

4 No-Bake Birthday Cakes for Hot Summer Days

There's no need to turn the oven on to make these couldn't-be-simpler birthday cakes.<p>Too hot to bake? No problem. Whip up one of these no-bake wonders for birthday boys and girls of all ages. Just don't forget the candles.<p><b>Mud Pie</b> Fill a pre-baked cookie or graham cracker crust with about 2 pints of …

Dessert

Tomato, Onion, and Roasted Lemon Salad

6 Servings<p>Sugared, roasted lemons are edible from rind to flesh and give this salsa-like mix a bracing jolt of sourness.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lemon, halved lengthwise, thinly sliced, seeds removed<p>1 tablespoon thinly sliced fresh sage leaves<p>½ teaspoon sugar<p>2 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 …

Tomatoes

Grilled Citrus Chicken

4 Servings<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 3½–4-pound chicken, cut into 8 pieces<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>Kosher salt; freshly ground pepper<p>2 lemons, halved<p>2 oranges, halved<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Prepare a grill for medium heat. Rub chicken pieces with 2 Tbsp. oil; season with salt and pepper. Grill …

Seafood

Grilled Potatoes With Rosemary, Garlic and Coarse Sea Salt

Potatoes and rosemary -- a marriage made in food heaven, for sure! And although I love making the classic dish in the oven all year long, come summer I turn to the grill. One twist, though: here, the potatoes are marinated with the rosemary and garlic for 30 minutes before they're grilled. And once …

Grilling

Workout Finisher: The triceps exercises to triple your size

Look, we get the appeal of doing endless curls in the gym. You can see your muscles working in real time! Everyone wants giant biceps! They look cool!<p>…

How to Do a Pull-Up (Or Add More Reps)

Shares 927<p>Photo: Pond5<p>Pull-ups are kind of like parallel parking — you’re either good at them or you aren’t. Some of us may have dominated them since …

Dumbell Lateral Raise Anatomy!

Check this workout!<p>Post Short link:<p>Related Posts<p>Dumbell Military Press Workout!<p>NPC bodybuilders pose backstage at the 2010 NPC Eu...<p>Muscle Group …