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15 Essential Apps for Savvy Travel in 2018

<b>Before the Trip</b><p>Airbnb: If hotels aren't your thing, book with Airbnb and "be at home in the world." Airbnb gives travelers an immersive experience by …

Why do dieters succeed or fail? The answers have little to do with food.

We asked participants in a big diet study about being on a low-fat or low-carb diet. Their responses surprised us.<p>As a longtime health reporter, I see new diet studies just about every week, and I’ve noticed a few patterns emerge from the data. In even the most rigorous scientific experiments, …

Nutrition

The 25 Best Productivity Apps For 2018

From wrangling words to shooting photos, these productivity powerhouses will help you get more done in less time.<p>Sometimes the best way to escape from a productive rut is to switch up your tools. Whether it’s a simple word processor, a smarter to-do list, or a more efficient way to transcribe …

Apps

15 One-Pan Ways to Make a Grain- and Dairy-Free Dinner

On nights I want to guarantee both cooking and cleanup are a total breeze, I lean on recipes that come together with a single pot, pan, or skillet. …

12 Paleo-Friendly Oatmeal Alternatives That Are Just As Hearty

One of the hardest things about going Paleo is giving up those hearty grains. And during the winter, just the thought of leaving the house without …

I Ate 3 Eggs Every Single Morning For a Week – Here’s What I Learned

I’ve always liked eggs – they’re filling and delicious, but for some reason, I just can’t be bothered to make them on the weekdays because I’m too …

Add These 10 Protein-Packed Veggies to Any Meal to Feel Fuller Longer

Did you know that on any given day, there are over 500 types of vegetables that you can find at the grocery store? So it makes sense if you get to the produce aisle and feel overwhelmed about which vegetables to grab. Selecting vegetables that contain the most protein is a great strategy for …

Nutrition

The keto diet, explained

Is eating a lot of fat really the best way to lose weight?<p>It’s why people are putting grass-fed butter in their coffee, downing ketone drinks, and replacing their cereal and pasta with eggs and avocados.<p>The ketogenic diet has become a Silicon Valley obsession and the diet du jour that supposedly …

Diabetes

Farmer’s Market Crochet Bag Pattern

This bag has a modern, boho feel and it’s designed to be both sturdy and stretchy to accommodate all of your shopping needs.This bag is a great …

Road Trips

Foods That Reduce Inflammation

Diet tips to treat inflammation<p>There’s truth to the adage “you are what you eat.” It’s especially relevant when managing inflammation and reducing …

66 Ideas For Your Magical 2018 World Bucket List

Whether you set New Year's resolutions or not, you undoubtedly have a few things in the back of your mind that you want to achieve, see, or do. …

5 calligraphy writing tips for Christmas cards and wrapping

Make your festive name tags and Christmas cards stand out with these beautiful modern calligraphy tips from Kirsten Burke<p>You must have seen the many …

Decorations

Steady Income From The Arts? This Calligraphy Lover Shows It’s Doable

The thing I enjoy the most is the pure satisfaction of converting calligraphy into cash – the excitement of knowing that my personal enjoyment and …

Calligraphy

Take This Calligraphy Challenge: 9 New Calligraphy Projects (+ Business Advice) With Lauren Essl

A student favorite, Lauren Essl, is back to teach you how to complete nine of her favorite calligraphy projects!<p>In our new premium lettering course, we’re changing up the format to give you a class that you can use as a creative challenge to help you learn calligraphy through various projects.<p>In …

Infographic: How to Live Like a Local in Italy

Besides being the birthplace of pizza, the world's largest exporter of wine, and the home of 52 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Italy is, of course, …

Italy

Little Princess Baby Blanket

The Little Princess Baby Blanket is fit for royalty – but available to all – with this free crochet pattern on Moogly! Disclaimer: This post includes …

Yarn

15 Stunning Knitted and Crocheted Wedding Gift Ideas

Wedding season is upon us and even if we’re not the ones getting married, we’re always excited to attend the weddings of our friends and family and …

Weddings

Deserai Diamond Cable Crochet Hat pattern by Lakeside Loops

Classic yet trendy … a crochet cable hat is always a must have Winter accessory. Try this new take on the classic cable look with a diamond design in …

Moringa, Maqui Berries, and More: 8 Superfood Trends Coming Your Way

Move over kale, quinoa, and coconut water! Er, that's so 2016.<p>There are some new superfoods on the block, packed with powerful nutritional benefits …

5 Paleo Cookie Recipes That Are Perfect for Chilly Weather

Colder temperatures call for warm cookies.<p>October 04, 2017<p>Fall is the time of year when we drop the soft serve for fresh, warm baked goods. Cookies …

5 Crazy Side Effects of the Paleo Diet You Should Know About

Some experts call it “low carb flu.”<p>If you haven’t heard about the paleo diet by now, you must be living in a cave—ironically, the very place this prehistoric meal plan supposedly originated. “The idea is based on eating like your ancestors ate,” says Lisa Young, R.D. author of <i>The Portion Teller</i> …

Granny Star Coaster N Motif Crochet pattern by Island Style Crochet

I'm totally enamored with all things Granny! Since I've already designed two different Granny Hearts, I thought it was time to try a new shape! This …

Not Your Grandmas Crochet Ideas - Fun and Unique Crochet ideas

<i>Modern crochet ideas are fun and so cool! These unique crochet ideas are for beginners, intermediate and experts. Crochet something for a gift or</i> …

Crafting

7 stunning eco destinations to see before it's too late

Travel is a double-edged sword for the eco-minded among us. On the one hand, we long to visit the world's diverse and awe-inspiring destinations. On …

Citrus Cauliflower Rice (Paleo, Whole30)

Before I made the switch to paleo, a bowl of seasoned rice was my go-to comfort food. Something about white food that can be eaten with a spoon makes …

Food

Paleo Chocolate Zucchini Cake

<i>Super rich and fudgy, Paleo Chocolate Zucchini Cake made in one bowl! Grain Free + Vegan + Nut Free Option</i><p>How about a little slice of chocolate cake …

Dessert

How to Crochet for Absolute Beginners: Part 1

DIY MAKE YOUR OWN CROCHET HOOKS

Crochet Hooks: Which Is the Best Crochet Hook to Buy?

How to make polymer clay covered crochet hooks