Andrea Jones Blackford

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Simple Black-Eyed Pea Salad

So apparently, eating black-eyed peas on new year’s day for good luck is a thing. How did I not know that until this past December? <i>Did you know?</i> I …

Tofu Feta

Shares 5K<p><i>This Tofu Feta is a perfect snack on its own or to add to salads or sandwiches for some tangy flavor.</i><p>While I’ve always been a cheese freak …

30 Easy Vegan One Pot Meals

Shares 49K<p><i>I absolutely LOVE one pot meals! Especially on busy weekdays, they can be an absolute time saver! So this month’s roundup is all about easy</i> …

Cooking

Creamy Red Lentil Dahl | Gluten-free Oil-Free

5 from 9 votes<p>Creamy Red Lentil Dahl<p>A quick & easy Red Lentil Dahl that is as soul warming as it is delicious. It’s super creamy thanks to the melty …

Vegan Thanksgiving Dinner Menu Shopping List

Instructions<p>3 DAYS BEFORE<p>Make the caramel sauce for the pumpkin pie and store in a sealed container in the fridge.<p>Make the Maple Cinnamon Cranberry …

Ice Cream

30 Days of Vegetarian Recipes

Whether you already participate in #meatlessmonday or not, we have a whole new challenge for you: an entire month of vegetarian eating. We've …

25 of the Best 20-Minute Workout Videos — All in 1 Place!

You don't have to spend hours exercising if you want to lose weight or get stronger. Fitness instructor John Kersbergen says three to four 45-minute workouts a week is enough. If 45 minutes is more than you can devote at one time, break up your workouts, because it all adds up! Here are the best …

Exercise

Hip Strength Fitness | Women's Health

You see, your hips are one of the primary force-producing joints, involved in virtually every lower-body movement from squatting down and jumping to running and lifting. As the hinging center of your body, they also assist in maintaining your balance throughout anything that happens above them …

The 3 x 30 Workout Routine Is Perfect For People Who Can't Work Out Consistently

If you have a hard time exercising consistently, maybe you need to reframe your ideals around working out. One sub-par workout, for instance, is …

With Everything About Trump, What’s a Designer to Do?

The night President and Mrs. Trump had dinner at Mar-a-Lago with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan and his wife, Akie Abe — after a nice round of golf and a garden tour, before North Korea necessitated an impromptu news conference — Alexander Wang dragged his audience up to the crumbling abandoned …

Low-Impact Cardio Workout That's Perfect For Beginners, Too!

Not all cardio needs to involve jumping, hopping, and skipping. Lauren Boggi, founder of Lauren Boggi Active, created this 35-minute workout that will get your heart rate up to burn calories without a lot of high-impact moves. We offer low-impact modifications for every move, too. Plus, you don't …

Butter-Poached Shrimp with Grits

Shrimp/prawns, so often overcooked in boiling water, are beautifully poached in butter—they remain tender, do not become rubbery, and develop an …

Seafood

Christmas Suite, II. Little Drummer Boy (parody of Ravel's Bolero) by Aaron Krerowicz

15 Clothing Charts That'll Change The Way You Dress

Eat, drink, and be ready for selfies.

Clothing

Broccoli Classic

I have been making broccoli sandwiches for myself since I was a kid. In high school, I would sauté broccoli and put it on top of mashed potatoes …

Spices

Chicken Jardiniere

My mother made this type of stew from the carcass of a raw chicken and its gizzards; I use pancetta instead of gizzards for additional flavor and …

Onions

Cauliflower Cheeseburgers

The burger craze doesn’t seem to have left a stone unturned. New York, London, Paris, Stockholm--every city I visit has any number of burger bars …

Burgers

Fried Yardbird

I went for dark meat only for our fried chicken. It’s juicier, and it’s got the crunch that I love hearing when I walk through the dining room.<p><i>[Ed.</i> …

Dining Rooms

Salted Egg Yolks Are the Best New Thousand-Year-Old Food Trick

This quick-cured object of fine-dining fascination—liquid yolks turned into solid, grateable nuggets of umami like cheese—has a long history<p>Quick! An …

The Most Popular Low-Carb Recipes of 2016, According to Pinterest

As people attempt to wage war against the impending carb overload this season, low-carb recipes have surged in popularity on Pinterest. In an effort …

First Term Agenda: Suing the Liars

Donald Trump is laying out out his agenda for his first hundred days in office. A major part will be suing all the “liars” who accused him of sexual …

Haters Gonna Hate: The Ultimate Guide To Successfully Shutting Down Online Bullies

<i>We’re sharing the best moments from #revitalize2016, our premier event bringing together wellness leaders and inspiring people. Want to get even more</i> …

How-To's

Grilled Shrimp with White Beans, Sausage Arugula

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 pound medium gulf white shrimp (shelled and de-veined)<br>• 1 cup dried Rancho Gordo white beans such as Alubia Blanca or Royal Corona<br>• 6 ounces …

'If you want to be known as an excellent cook, then you should become a champion of the less-than-perfect ingredients.'

Tyler Kord, chef-owner of No. 7 Restaurant and No. 7 Sub, and author of the wonderfully titled <i>A Super Upsetting Cookbook About Sandwiches</i>, argues …

Torta di Verdure

I love this dish, a rich savory pie made with whatever greens I find at the farmers’ market. I’ve made it with kale, Swiss chard, collard greens, …

Baking

How to Cook Crispy-Skin Salmon

A few weeks ago my co-worker Rhoda wrote about the "best salmon you've ever had." That salmon—slow-cooked, but still ready in 22 minutes—really is a …

Gimme Some Oven Slow Cooker "Rotisserie" Chicken | Gimme Some Oven

Slow Cooker “Rotisserie” Chicken<p>There’s a bird in my slow cooker!<p>Yes, make that an <i>entire</i> roasting chicken tucked right in there, seasoned perfectly …

The Absolute Easiest Way to Make Homemade Pickles

Ever reuse a teabag? Turned cooked soup chicken into chicken salad? Day-old rice into fried rice? Stale bread into panzanella? If you have, you …

Cooking

Writing Tools: 55 Essential Strategies for Every Writer

Overview<p>Writing Tools: 55 Essential Strategies for Every Writer by Roy Peter Clark<p><b>A special 10th anniversary edition of Roy Peter Clark's bestselling</b> …

Writing

Soy Sauce Eggs Are What Your Mornings Have Been Missing

Keep these in the fridge at all times, and see how much better your life tastes.<p>Japan has brought us many great foods, but shoya tamago might be the best. Shoya tamago is essentially a hard-boiled egg that has been soaked in a soy sauce marinade ― it’s part of the reason ramen is so beloved.<p>But …

Breakfast