Suzanna Barrett

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Chicken with Mustard a la David Lebovitz

The New Tastes of Lisbon, One of Europe's Most Underrated Dining Cities

The Portuguese capital is redefining its cuisine with a new openness to foreign flavors and far-flung influences<p>High up one of Lisbon's interlocking …

European Travel

corn and black bean weeknight nachos

Assembly<p>2 ears corn, husked<p>1 15-ounce can black beans, drained and rinsed<p>1 large poblano<p>Nonstick spray or 2 teaspoons oil<p>2 generous cups (about 8 …

Nachos

chocolate pavlova

Prepare your pan: Heat your oven to 350 °F. Line your largest baking sheet — it needs to hold at least a 12-inch round because these can spread; I …

Dessert

How to Make Prosciutto-Melon Toast

Salty prosciutto and sweet melon combine for this satisfying toast that works well for breakfast or brunch. View Recipe: Prosciutto-Melon Toast<p>You …

20 Protein-Packed Salads

Salads aren't always known for being the most filling meal. However, these 20 salad recipes will change that stereotype, and they are sure to make …

Healthy Eating

8 Secrets for Aging Well

We all know that family history plays some role in how you age. But if you want to live longer, look better, and feel full of energy, then look no …

Genealogy

A new theory promises to unlock your body’s full potential—and is actually scientifically sound

Today tens of thousands of people are discovering that the environment contains hidden tools for hacking the nervous system. But no matter what they might be able to accomplish, they’re not superhuman—the fortitude they find comes from within the body itself. When they forego a few creature …

Humanity

The 100-year-old couple – still married, still going strong

Morrie and Betty Markoff, 103 and 100, say that there’s no particular secret to their very long marriage, other than tolerance, respect and luck. But why has Morrie never told Betty that he loves her?<p>‘We don’t know anyone else over 100. We are really oddities: two people married for 78 years, one …

Immune System

This is what self-love looks like, according to 11 wellness pros

Some days, self-love comes easy—like when your braided ponytail is on point, your bank balance is strong, and you’ve just scored the big promotion …

Comfort Food

How can you make your weekends more awesome?

What’s the research have to say about making Friday through Sunday that much better…?<p>Don’t Trust Your Instincts<p>Ever eat or drink too much, feel …

Happiness

16 Bagel Spots to Try Now

Have you ever heard a New Yorker go on about the superior quality of the state’s bagels? Sure, New York bagels are good, but the truth is, artisan …

New York City

Glenn Close and Patrick Kennedy on the Weight of Mental Illness

Glenn Close does not read her reviews. So the jumbo excerpt on the marquee where she is reprising her Tony Award-winning role in “Sunset Boulevard” (“One of the great stage performances of this century”), surrounded by flashing lights, may be a spoiler.<p>“You still have to go out the next night no …

Mental Health

Is having a cry good for our health?

Crying has often been touted as a good way to relieve stress. Does science back this belief up?<p>Until recently, scientists and authors were at stark disagreement over the point of crying. In King Henry VI, Shakespeare wrote, "to weep is to make less the depth of grief", and the American writer …

Psychology

The Real American Pie

As an icon of the American way, apple pie is a johnny-come-lately, a usurper, a pale pretender to its pastry throne. The phrase as American as apple …

British Cuisine

Meet 'Sesame Street's' muppet with autism

<b>(CNN) —</b> The newest resident of "Sesame Street" has orange hair and a fondness for her toy rabbit.<p>She also has autism.<p>Julia has been a part of the "Sesame Street" family via its storybooks and was so popular that the decision was made to add the character to the TV series.<p>On Sunday viewers got to …

Pop Culture

These Workout Moves Are Like Espresso Shots for Your Metabolism

First, let's get a better understanding of what metabolism actually is. Put simply, it's the bodily process needed to maintain life, wherein the body …

Fitness

Dulce de Leche Cheesecake

410<p>67<p>2<p>Shares 479<p>Sometimes when I write posts for the blog, I write so fast that my mind can barely keep up with my fingers. (Hence the occasional …

5 Ways to Slow Down and Be Happy

When we are in hurry and try to get things done quickly, we realize that there is hardly any joy in what we do. It becomes only a means to an end …

15 Quotes From the Founder of Modern Zen That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Ever heard of Hakuin Ekaku? If not, then you’re in for a major treat of wisdom today.<p>Ekaku lived in Japan in the 1700s and is considered one of the …

The Most Common Regret People Have At End Of Their Lives (And How To Avoid It)

Sometimes you come across a video that literally changes your outlook on life. That’s what just happened to me.<p>It’s a video created by Prince Ea …

Motivation

WATCH: Stress is the “number one epidemic of our civilization,” says Deepak Chopra

Applying the fight-flight stress response daily contributes to major illness, cancer<p>Stress is the “number one epidemic of our civilization,” according to author Deepak Chopra. While most of us know the feeling of being stressed out all too well, Chopra says he never gets stressed.<p>Speaking with …

Greek Yogurt with Honey

Top each glass with 1 tablespoon of honey. Sprinkle each glass with 1 tablespoon of chopped walnuts and serve.

Food

The Power of Kelp

Most of our vegetables come from our gardens, but what if one super vegetable has been hiding just under our nose, below the surface of the ocean? …

Nutrition

Why Rest Days are So Important

Physical activity is an important part of a healthy lifestyle, can be a great stress reducer, and may even help you lose weight. Another important …

The 10 Best Foods for Beautiful Skin

The winter weather can make our skin quite dry. It is now that we need an extra dose of care so that it does not continue to become brittle, dry and …

Nutrition

The Health Benefits of Grapefruit

Most people either love or hate grapefruit with its mix of tart and slightly sweet flavors. But this hybrid fruit is full of health benefits, making …

Holistic Medicine

This 5-Ingredient Chocolate Cookie Butter Pie Recipe Will Satisfy Your Biggest Chocolate Craving

The best kinds of recipes are the ones that look a whole lot more complicated to make than they actually are, and this chocolate cookie butter pie fits that description exactly. A chocolate chip cookie crust, filled with cookie butter, caramel, and chocolate — who’d have thought you could make such …

Stuck inside on Pi Day? Make one of these pies

The blizzard that maybe wasn't but still could be has many of us stuck inside Tuesday.<p>Tuesday also happens to be March 14, internationally celebrated …