Shanna Bierman

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Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

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A Lot of Peaches, 2 Dinners and 3 Desserts

<i>Put time into dinner now, and you can make it last forever -- or at least the whole week. Welcome to Halfway to Dinner, where we show you how to stretch your staples -- or your seasonal produce -- every which way.</i><p><i>Today: Quick! While peaches are still in season, run out and buy a basket (or three).</i> …

Recipes

Bulk Bin Snack Bars

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals that anyone can make -- whether you're in your first apartment or feeding a hangry family.</i><p><i>Today: A sticky, satisfying snack made from the assorted</i> …

Cold Soba Noodles With Kale, Avocado, and Miso-Sesame Dressing Recipe

Cold buckwheat noodles and finely chopped kale are tossed together with silky bites of wakame, crunchy bean sprouts, creamy avocado and a sesame-miso dressing for a healthy and light dinner that's ready in less than 30 minutes.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A neutral oil such as vegetable or peanut is …

Avocado Toasts and Friends

Some curmudgeons decry the avocado toast phenomenon. They stand on soap boxes and shout, "When will the avocado toast bubble burst? When will all those who have invested their hard-earned dollars in Haas avocados and sourdough loaves realize it was all for naught?"<p>Silence, skeptics. Avocado toast …

Breakfast

Baked Breakfast Quinoa with Plums and Pistachios

Baked Breakfast Quinoa with Plums and Pistachios.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 8, 2014 73<p>Apparently I am alllllllll about breakfast right now.<p>I’m also all …