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Grandma's Gingersnaps Recipe

"This was my mother-in-law's recipe and my husband's favorite. Shorten or lengthen the cooking time for a softer or crisper cookie."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 …

The Food Lab: The Realest-Deal Kung Pao Chicken (Gong Bao Ji Ding)

<i>Editor's Note: This article is excerpted from the upcoming second volume of my book,</i> The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<i>. I hope you enjoy it. You can order the first book here or on Amazon, and sign up for The Food Lab Newsletter for news about the second book, new recipes and</i> …

Food & Dining

15 Super Simple One-Pot Pastas

You only need one dish to make a game-changing dinner—minimum cleanup, maximum flavor. We combine some of the best dinner flavors—creamy pasta, …

14 Women's Empowerment Quotes That Will Raise You Up

Today is Women's Equality Day, and whether you dedicate your life to protecting the rights of the marginalized or you feel immobilized by the rampant …

4 Make-Ahead Lunch Boxes That Will Make You Rethink a Packed Lunch

Treat yourself to a fun midday meal with easy, produce-packed portable lunches that are anything but boring.<p>A fun packed lunch isn't just for the …

Body image coach’s response to being shamed for her cellulite is glorious

There is nothing wrong with having cellulite. It’s normal, natural, and previous research suggests that 95% of women have it.<p>We feel that bears …

10 Foil Packet Chicken Recipes for Easy Dinners

Foil packet dinners are a lazy cook's best friend. All you have to do is place your ingredients in the center of a large piece of tin foil, seal it …

Cooking

6 Ab Workouts For A Flat Stomach Like Carrie Underwood — Tips From Her Actual Trainer

Carrie Underwood showed off her super toned body, including her flat abs, on Instagram on July 21. Her personal trainer is walking you through the …

The ultimate 3-minute workout for toned, chiseled arms — according to a 5-time Olympic swimmer

Five-time Olympic swimmer and 12-time Olympic medalist Dara Torres demonstrates her 3-minute arm workout. Torres has teamed up with SHOW MORE OF YOU from Celgene and Otezla — a campaign that is shining light on the psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.<p>To learn more about psoriatic disease, visit the …

Olympic Swimming

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Spicy Ginger Snap Cookies

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line half sheet pans with parchment paper.<p>Combine the flour, baking soda, ginger, cinnamon, cloves and salt in a …

16 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this July

Space operas, superheroes, and fantasies<p>It’s July. I’m a little stunned at how fast 2017 has been passing us by. Half the year is gone already! A ton of really fantastic books have come out in those first six months, and if you’ve got vacation planned for this summer, it’ll be a good time to catch …

Get Off Your Butt & Tackle America’s Best Hiking Trails

Summer is the season of adventure. You spend your days in the sun and your nights becoming enchanted with new loves, preserving fleeting experiences, …

14 'Sneaky' Abs Moves Top Trainers Swear By

When you do a typical abs workout, you usually know exactly what to expect. The moves are focused on your midsection, and you can feel a burning …

Workouts

Taste Beyond The Tongue

20 Ways to Make Dinner with Mostly Vegetables

Meatless Monday is one thing, but how do you load up on veggies the rest of the week? Without going full vegetarian, it's actually quite simple to …

Cooking

13 of the Best Obliques Exercises

When we think about core workouts, most of us fixate on the front of our abs. You know, those muscles that create that six-pack. But the abs include …

Workouts

6 Ways to Boost Your Box Jump

Single-Leg Squats<p>Since box jumps are a combined reflection of lower body strength and speed, compound lower body exercises, like squats and …

5 Moves to Sculpt Your Gorgeous Lower Abs

It’s officially summer, and that means beach days, sunshine, and swimsuits! To celebrate the season, we’re sharing a few of our favorite simple moves to sculpt your lower abs. With these moves, you’ll be feeling extra tight and toned for summer! Plus, having a strong core is essential to keep you …

21 Adorable Animal Instagrams for When You Need a Good 'Awww'

There’s never a bad time for precious pet photos. That’s why we created a cache of adorable animal Instagrams for you to visit any time you need a …

Cute

13 books on science Bill Gates thinks everyone should read

It's no wonder the man loves science.<p>Over the years, Gates has recommended a number of science-related books to the public. Some deal with the environment, others with the cosmos, and others with stopping tiny biological invaders.<p>Here are some of his favorite titles.

Over 40 At-Home Exercises You Need For Your Best Butt Ever

Get ready to build out that booty and strengthen your body from the bottom up (get it?) with these at-home and gym-ready exercises. From no-equipment squats to kettlebell deadlifts to BOSU bridges, we've got your bases covered in a way that'll leave beginners and experts alike with a serious burn …

Workouts

35 Simple Ways Spray Paint Can Make Your Home Look More Expensive

Find something that gold spray paint can't fix. Try.

This One-Pan Chicken and Rice Is a Dinner Miracle

Allow me to paint a picture for you: It's dinnertime, and you have a table of hungry people waiting with anticipation. You open the oven door, pull …

Cooking

6 Exercises To Strengthen The Pelvic Floor

<b>Feeling like you’re going to leak urine during a run (or actually leaking)?</b><p>Are you experiencing pelvic pain or a sensation of heaviness down there? …

Here's How To Feed The Whole Family For Under $20

Feed the whole gang without breaking the bank.<p>For each recipe, you'll find a simple grocery list (plus a few basic pantry staples like olive oil, dried spices, salt, and pepper that you probably already have on hand) to help make your trip to the market painless and affordable.<p><i>*All prices were</i> …

21 Of The Healthiest Summer Snack Recipes On Pinterest

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19 Three-Ingredient Lunches So Easy You Can Bring Them to Work

How many times have you vowed to pack lunch more often, but ended up falling off the wagon and going back to …