Yolanda Guillen

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Warren Buffett's 9 Tips for Happiness and Success

Warren Buffett knows a thing or three about becoming wealthy and successful, and the Oracle of Omaha is not averse to handing out mostly excellent …

'Weekend effect' diminishes if you like your job and boss, study finds

Oh, blessed weekend. How you tempt us, make us dream about you and let us enjoy life to the fullest when you finally arrive.<p>Or maybe not.<p>If you work, it turns out the level of extra joy you get on the weekends depends on how much you like or dislike your job and your boss, according to a study …

Seniors Are Happier Than The Rest Of Us–Here’s Where They’re Happiest Of All

New data from the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index finds that people over the age of 55 are routinely more content than the population at large. …

Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

Seriously!<p>A couple of month's ago, <i>Men's Health</i> asked Alwyn Cosgrove, C.S.C.S.—one of the world's top trainers—to create a cutting-edge fat loss program for <i>Men's Health</i>. And, of course, he obliged. But a curious thing: One of the workouts in the plan featured just two exercises.<p>That's right: When …

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9 Things To Do with Poblanos

Here are nine ways to use deeply flavorful and fruity poblanos.<p>Poblano chiles have an alluring fruity quality and add depth of flavor—along with a …

Garlic Shrimp and White Beans

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Canned beans are your friend in this garlic shrimp recipe.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>3 garlic cloves, minced, divided<p>2 dried chiles de árbol<p>1 bay leaf, preferably fresh<p>1 1/4 cups chopped tomato (about 8 ounces)<p>Kosher …

Seafood

How to Cook Chicken Even Quicker

Quick chicken recipes, from spatchcocking to stir-frying to grilling.<p><b>Chicken, by nature, is quick</b>. Even when it comes to slow-cooking methods like braising, chicken is much faster to cook relative to a meat cut like, say, brisket. But we want to help you cook your chicken <i>even quicker</i>. We chatted …

Salad Upgrade: Just Add Lobster

Lobster is the ultimate upgrade for almost any salad.<p>Lobster is the ultimate upgrade for almost any salad. First, learn how to break down a lobster …

Recipes from Charleston's Pop-Up Party Specialists

The duo behind Charleston's best pop-up shop hosts a fantastic dinner with shrimp toasts and gingery snapper.<p>In the middle of Charleston, South …

How to Roast Chicken When You Don't Want to Turn on the Oven

Hint: You can do it outside.<p><i>These healthy recipes are all created to pair with wine (which has 120 to 150 calories for a 5-ounce glass)—all for 600</i> …

7 Ways to Eat & Drink Turmeric

If you follow the wacky and wonderful world of wellness bloggers and Instagrammers — or even if you've been to Starbucks lately — you've probably …

10 Smoothie Recipes That Won’t Pack On the Pounds

We love smoothies, but if you expect us to be all “strawberries-and-kale this” and “blueberries-and-bananas that,” stop expecting. Instead, ready your blender and grab a bendy straw. From mojitos to Almond Joys, we’re taking you on a nutritious tour of smoothies that we swear are actually good for …

Smoothies

Are These 10 Trendy Health Foods Worth The Hype?

Whether via your Facebook news feed, the juice store around the corner, or even in articles about healthy living, chances are you've heard of buzzword-y health foods like acai, spirulina and wheatgrass. You know these foods are healthy. But have you ever stopped to think about <i>why</i> they are -- and …

Grilled Shrimp Lettuce Cups

1 1⁄2 lb. raw medium shrimp, peeled and deveined, tails removed<p>1⁄4 cup olive oil<p>2 small fresh red Thai chiles, stemmed and finely chopped<p>1 stalk …

Recipes

Bacon Caprese Salad

Make the vinaigrette: In a large food processor, process 1⁄2 lb. bacon, celery, honey, vinegar, shallots, garlic, lemon juice, and mustard until …

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Five Essential Tips for Designing Your Kitchen

Like most people, I cook and eat, but as a food writer, my kitchen is also my office, so it's of paramount importance that the space is well …

Horchata Six Ways

Party through the official end of summer with all your favorite Labor Day-approved recipes<p>The perfect nonalcoholic summer drink, horchatas are simple …

Zucchini Fritters (Kolokitho Keftedes)

Mix zucchini and salt in a strainer; set a weighted plate on top; let drain for 30 minutes. Transfer zucchini to a tea towel; squeeze out liquid. Mix …

Easy Salad Recipes

Nothing beats the bright, refreshing ease of a raw salad<p>While grilled, roasted, and boiled components can make for a lovely salad experience, when it …

Friday Cocktails: The Castaway

I am in love with New York, but sometimes the noise, crowded subways, and roller coaster-like weather can get me down; only by occasionally escaping …

Cocktails

Tomato, Nectarine & Mozzarella Salad

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>I started making this salad a few years ago when we moved up to Cold Spring. I had bought some stunning tomatoes and nectarines and I thought they would probably be just as delicious together as they were on their own. I hope anyone who tries this thinks I was right.<p><b>Serves: 4</b><b><br>Prep time:</b> …

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Red Leaf Salad with Roasted Beets, Oranges and Walnuts

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How to Make Skewers for Pork, Chicken, Steak, and More

Skewers are quick, use few ingredients, and are so versatile you'll never get bored. Here's how to make skewers right every time<p>Kebabs are quick, use few ingredients, and are so versatile you'll never get bored. Here's how to make skewers right every time.<p><b>1. Give 'em a soak.</b><p>If you’re using bamboo …

Seared Scallops with Tomato Water, Lime, and Mint

4 Servings<p>Making tomato water sounds fancy, but all you’re doing is collecting the juices that weep from chopped ripe tomatoes. It’s delicious with simple seafood, or add a splash to any vinaigrette.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound tomatoes, preferably Sun Golds, chopped<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt, …

Seafood

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

Ribeye

3 Herbal Recipes for Beautiful Hair

Herbs have long been held in high esteem for natural hair care. Throughout history, herbs and other botanicals have been used in all kinds of …

Carrot Fritters with Cumin-Lime Cashew Cream

Our recipe tester declared these fritters to be one of the best recipes she's ever made -- they're that good! Find out how to make them yourself and …

Grilled Kale Salad with Ricotta and Plums

4 to 6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>Quickly grilling kale makes it crispy. Pairing it with fresh plums and ricotta transforms it into our new favorite salad.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar<p>2 teaspoons chopped fresh …

Pappa al Pomodoro

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>The soup equivalent of dipping your bread into tomato sauce, this rustic dish is summer’s comfort food.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds tomatoes, cored, quartered<p>2 garlic cloves, smashed<p>½ teaspoon fennel seeds<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more<p>…

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