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5 Food-Themed Korean Beauty Products That Will Totally Transform Your Skin

The outermost portion of our skin is generally made of 10 to 30 dead layers. Mine's at about -5 at the moment, because just before I sat down to …

Skin Care

Cumin Beef Fried Rice

Quick & easy fried rice with a fusion of middle eastern flavours made with egg fried rice and cumin ground beef. Great on it’s own or with a side of …

peanut butter cookies

People often ask Alex and me if it is difficult living near a trendy NYC bakery, the kind with the mind-bogglingly long cupcake lines outside at what …

Dessert

stuck-pot rice with lentils and yogurt

I once read that if you ask a guy what his favorite item of clothing is, he would pick the oldest thing he owns — some t-shirt he’s had since high …

Weekly Meal Plan Archives

Loaded Lemony Greek Salad with Bulgur, Chickpeas, and Feta Cheese | Joanne Eats Well With Others

<i>This light and refreshing lemony greek salad is loaded with whole grains, chickpeas, and lots of veggies, all with a sprinkle of feta on top!</i><p>It’s …

Healthy Eating

One-Pot Spanish Quinoa

<i>One-Pot Spanish Quinoa- a simple, yet flavorful meal that takes just 30 minutes to make! (vegan + gluten-free)</i><p>It’s time for another one-pot meal! I …

Quinoa

Rescue me kedgeree

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>250 g basmati rice<br>• 4 large free-range eggs<br>• 2 lemons<br>• 2 fresh bay leaves<br>• 500 g undyed smoked haddock fillets , skin off, bones …

Spices

Nanaimo Bars – Canadian Dessert

Nanaimo bars are popular traditional Canadian dessert that requires no baking. They are so delicious and simple to make. Olivia, my friend from …

Dessert

This Buffalo Chickpea Chili Is Loaded with Veggies

Growing up in the heartland of the Midwest, I come from a family who loves their chili thick and packed full of just about everything. I have a hard …

Cooking

Sweet Potato Bowls with Spiced Lamb and Mushrooms

These sweet potato bowls are an easy go-to weeknight dinner: Steam the sweet potatoes while you sauté the mushrooms with spiced ground lamb, quick-pickle fennel and onions, make a simple yogurt sauce, and dinner is ready in about half an hour.<p>Ingredients<p>1 tsp. kosher salt, divided, plus more<p>1 large …

Lemon Juice

key lime pie

January, as far as I’m concerned, is a pretty mediocre month. The holiday party tinsel-and-bubbly frenzy of November and December is replaced with …

Recipes

The One Thing Every Woman Wants You to Do for Valentine’s Day

Every. Woman.<p>Wash your dick. Okay, it’s not that, but also please do wash your dick.<p>It’s also not chocolates, flowers, or teddy bears. I know why these things start to look like a good idea: You’re at checkout at CVS and you see a Valentine’s Day–related article, and boom! You remember it’s …

Relationships

24 Decadent Chocolate Cake Recipes

Death by chocolate couldn't be sweeter with these amazingly decadent chocolate cake recipes.<p>These cakes will satisfy even the most diehard …

Dessert

Easy Italian Double Chocolate Banana Bread Recipe

This easy Italian double chocolate banana bread can be your ideal energetic breakfast that you can have along with a cup of tea, coffee, fresh juice, …

Dessert

10 Heart-Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Busy Mornings

We've all been told it's wise to start our day off with breakfast. I say it's even more wise to start the day off with a heart-healthy breakfast, …

Breakfast

I Tried That Chocolate Chunk Cookie That’s All Over Your IG Feed

We may be only a few weeks into the year, but if I were the betting sort, I’d wager that we’ve already laid eyes on <i>the</i> cookie of 2018, the sweet treat that has been, and will continue to be, all over Instagram, on blogs, and in various food and lifestyle publications. The cookie I speak of is, of …

Dessert

One Pot Chickpea Tiki Masala

<i>One Pot Chickpea Tiki Masala- an easy and nutritious meal made with warming spices, fire roasted tomatoes, fresh ginger and coconut milk. Just 30</i> …

29 Warm Dinners That Take Only 30 Minutes to Get on the Table

When it’s getting colder out and you’ve had a busy day, there’s nothing like ending the evening with a piping hot meal. But if said hot meal takes …

This vegetarian sweet potato chili is about to be your new winter comfort food go-to

January is basically a month-long meal-time paradox: Short days and cold weather illicit cravings for comfort food (mac and cheese, anyone?), but …

Healthy Eating

My Ten Most Popular Recipes of 2017

I never <i>really</i> know how a recipe is going to be received until I put it out into the world. Some pop unexpectedly, finding their way into your …

The Top 10 Genius Recipes of 2017

Here are the 10 Genius Recipes you’ve loved most this year—one-pot chicken that isn’t the least bit boring, Internet-famous broccoli, and a buttery no-knead peasant bread you don’t have to wait till tomorrow to tear into, just for starters. What will we come up with next year?<p>For a trip down memory …

Recipes

9 Soups To Make If You're Trying To Lose Weight

They're nutritionist-approved.<p>When it comes to weight loss, soup is your one-pot secret weapon—especially if you’ve just about had it with the whole salad scene.<p>After all, research published in the <i>British Journal of Nutrition</i> shows that, on average, people who get their soup on have lower body …

31 One-Pot Dinners To Make Every Night In December

Bless no mess.

15 Big-Batch Soups to Freeze and Eat All Winter

As soon as the temperature really starts to drop, soups and stews are all I want to eat. They're delicious, filling, and generally easy to make. Most …

This 20-Minute Pasta with Spinach and Chickpeas Is a Miracle Meal

You cooked an elaborate Thanksgiving feast, you ate up all the leftovers (even though, by day three, you thought they'd never end), and now you're …

20 Quick & Easy Winter Suppers

Winter weeknights are just like all other weeknights throughout the rest of the year — busy, busy, busy. Which means the season brings a desire for …

15 Recipes That Prove Fall Is The Best Season For Baking

Here are some tasty treats to add to your holiday repertoire.<p>Whether you're all about apples, crazy for pumpkin, or just have an all-around sweet tooth, fall is the best time of year for baking. From warm cinnamon buns to bourbon-brown butter pecan pie, these cozy recipes will satisfy all your …

20 books everyone should read in their 30s

These classic books are worth reading at any age, but the more life experience you have, the more fulfilling you'll find them.<p>From New York Times bestsellers to cult classics, to stories with motivating life lessons, here are 20 books that everyone should read in their 30s, in no particular order.

Books

South Indian Style Chicken Curry

A southern Indian style dish inevitably conjures up thoughts of the tangy tastes of kokum and tamarind, tempered by the creamy smoothness of coconut …