Veronica Corso

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70 Dinner Recipes That Would Make Grandma Proud

Heavenly roasts, comforting stews and creamy pastas were all staples on grandma’s kitchen table. Recreate some of those nostalgic dishes with these …

Cooking

If Your Hamstrings Are Crazy Tight, Open Them With These 18 Stretches

Tight hamstrings go hand-in-hand with running, biking, or sitting at a desk all day. Aside from not being able to jump into a full split on a whim (you know you want to!), tight hamstrings can cause hip, lower back, and knee pain. If you stretch your hamstrings regularly, they will open up! Add …

Yoga

If You Suffer From Tight Hips, You Need These 16 Stretches

Ease the pain and discomfort from your insanely tight hips by getting on the floor and doing these stretches. Holding for five breaths (about 30 seconds) is recommended, but go ahead and hold them for longer to deepen the feel-good sensations, and open your tight hips even further.

Yoga

The 9 best moves to tone your stomach

1/<p>1. Half get-ups<p>If you're familiar with the Turkish get-up, then you'll be familiar with this core-building exercise. If not, you can think of it as …

Workouts

Savory Spanish Potato Salad Recipe

"Spanish potato salad is an important dish in Spain's culinary history. There are many versions, and this is the way we like ours. Goes so well with …

Recipes

The Best Paint Colors for Beach House Bedrooms, According to Designers

1 of 12<p>Tradewind by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Hazy Blue by Benjamin Moore<p>3 of 12<p>Sea Salt by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Super White …

Sherwin-Williams

How to Make Stuffed Banana Bread - Chowhound

Banana bread may very well be one of the greatest and most versatile gifts ever to be bestowed upon us by the food gods. It’s perfect for breakfast, …

Breakfast

How the Song ‘American Pie’ Reflected the Drastic Changes in American Culture From 1959 to 1971

In a brilliantly detailed analysis, the knowledgeable music essayist Polyphonic took a deep dive into the iconic 1971 Don Mclean song “American Pie” …

Essays

It's a Bodyweight Workout You Can Print and Do Anywhere — No Excuses!

There are so many ways to strength train — dumbbells, barbells, med balls, kettlebells — and we like them all. But bodyweight workouts are perfect for doing anywhere since you don't need any equipment they turn your body into a gym. We created this bodyweight workout to help you bust through any …

Workouts

How To Make Lemonade from Scratch — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Sipping icy-cold sweet lemonade on a blazing-hot summer day is one of life's finest pleasures, which is why we think making lemonade from scratch …

Recipes

How to Do the Perfect Burpee

I’ve been doing at least 10 burpees every morning since we started the burpee challenge. (One day of 10, actually, and the rest at least 30.) I’ve …

Workouts

Fettuccine with Sweet Pepper-Cayenne Sauce Recipe

"Very flavorful and spicy. You'll never know it's a healthy dish. You can also add some cut up grilled chicken - wonderful!"<p>Ingredients<p>12 ounces dry …

Recipes

This Is the Downward Frog Stretch; Perfect for Loosening Up Those Stiff Hips

<b>The hip joint is one of the most important body parts in your pop up,</b> creating the proper surfing stance, and even doing radical turns on a steep …

Yoga

My Favorite Books of May

I normally wouldn’t be too pleased with a 50 percent, but when it comes to giving perfect grades to half of the books I read in a month, I’m a happy …

Books

Cajun Dirty Rice Recipe

"One of our family's all-time favorites. Make it as spicy or mild as you please. It is hearty on a cold winter's night. If you are cooking for a …

Food

Bee Saving Paper "works like an energy drink for bees"

Urban development and industrialization hasn’t been great for bees — they have to fly longer distances, which has played a role in their declines, …

Ecology

30 Lazy Day Slow Cooker Recipes

Dinner doesn’t have to be difficult when you let your slow cooker do all of the work. These easy slow cooker recipes call for fewer than eight …

Cooking

Mad about the Med: Orecchiette with butternut squash & sage

SERVES 4<p>300g peeled, deseeded butternut squash pieces<p>3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil, plus extra for drizzling<p>2 shallots, chopped<p>½ tsp Calabrian chilli …

Recipes

12 Exercises to Get Rid of Lower Belly Fat

Ridding stubborn belly fat is a high priority on many of our lists, so what exactly does it take to zap an undesirable midsection? The "secret" is actually to strengthen both your upper <i>and</i> lower body, because there's no such thing as spot reduction. But there are specific exercises you can do to …

Workouts

Here’s Why You Should Put a Coffee Filter in Each of Your Flower Pots

If you’re convinced that acquiring a green thumb is beyond your realm of personal possibility, think again. Even if you’ve tried all the tips and …

Gardening

The 10 Best Mystery Authors of All Time

Today I have given myself the impossible and unfair task of naming the top ten best mystery authors of all time. I am ready to get so much hate for …

Books

You’ll Be Happier at Work If Your Job Meets These Two Psychological Needs

I used to have a job embalming and dissecting dead bodies for a local medical school, which used them to teach students about surgery and anatomy. …

Psychology

Summer 2018 book preview: 7 inclusive novels that will make you think

A year of new voices

Books

Dog Won't Stop Singing And Embarrassing His Owner

That Friend You Can't Take Anywhere...

Pets

The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy

The class divide is already toxic, and is fast becoming unbridgeable. You’re probably part of the problem.<p>1.<p>For about a week every year in my childhood, I was a member of one of America’s fading aristocracies. Sometimes around Christmas, more often on the Fourth of July, my family would take up …

Income Inequality

Bee Gardens: Flowers, Fruits and Herbs for a Bee-Friendly Habitat - Modern Homesteading

<i>The following is an excerpt from</i> Keeping Bees and Making Honey <i>by Alison Benjamin and Brian McCallum (F&W Media, 2008). This spectacular book offers</i> …

Gardening

'She’s good, but she’s big': my years as a 'fat' ballerina

Olivia Campbell on reconciling the size of her talent and the size of her body, and how ‘giving up can be an act of self-preservation’<p>I could’ve been a professional ballet dancer. At least, this is the lie I tell myself, how I am able to face my reflection in the mirror every day without collapsing …

Self-Preservation

How One Hundred Years of Solitude redefined Latin America

When Gabriel García Márquez wrote One Hundred Years of Solitude, he reimagined the genesis of his continent. That had real political impact, writes Felipe Restrepo Pombo.<p>Before One Hundred Years of Solitude, Latin America bore certain similarities to the imaginary place described in the first …

The No Crunch Abs and Back Workout

For strong abs, you don't need to do crunches anymore. These intense, dynamic exercises will challenge your abs and back in a whole new way, giving a …

Workouts

Recipe: Orzo Tabbouleh — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are many versions of tabbouleh out in the world, but I think this could be a new favorite. While the Middle Eastern herb salad is usually made …

Pasta