Allison DeLusque

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7 Plants For Your Garden That Will Keep Mosquitoes Away

If you enjoy spending any amount of time outdoors, you likely recognize that there are both good and bad aspects to doing so. The good is the fact …

MIT study: 24-hour fasting regenerates stem cells, doubles metabolism

This gives credence to the 5-2 diet, which has recently gained in popularity thanks to a large celebrity following.<br>Read More

Stem Cells

All-Natural Homemade Weed Killers That Really Work

Yes, your lawn is manicured and beautiful, but did you know that such perfection can actually make it more susceptible to weeds? Dandelion, crab …

Cleaning

How to replace your old, outdated 3-way light switches

Archaic light switches might as well be from the stone age. All they do is turn a light on and off. They can't dim lighting gently or remember the brightness level you prefer. Outdated switches don't play nicely with LED bulbs either. The solution? Swap them for modern switches.<p>This guide will take …

4 behaviors that may cut the risk of cancer by 30 percent

Researchers have figured out that about 30 percent of new cancer diagnoses and half of all cancer deaths in the US could be avoided.<p>That's a lot. So what's the secret? The most obvious way is to never smoke or to quit, but the researchers found three other lifestyle factors that matter a lot, too: …

Remodeling 101: The L-Shaped Kitchen

Looking for a kitchen layout, with space for multiple cooks and onlookers? Consider the versatile L-shape, a two-walled setup that tucks neatly into …

The key to growing healthy plants: Stay off the soil

There are many ways to make a garden bed, but one thing is constant: The soil within it should have the lightness of a fluffed-up pillow and the loft of a down-filled duvet. Adding plenty of organic matter is key to building a plant-friendly soil like that. But the bed’s design has much to do with …

15 Modern Chandeliers We Love: Annual Guide 2017

Chandeliers and pendants are the jewelry of a home: Without them, you have a totally passable ensemble, but with them, you have pizazz...a chance to …

Dining Rooms

The Little Rascals Strike Again....

The Little Rascals have struck again! Well, one Little Rascal in particular. The star of today's "Me Meal" is none other than BUCKWHEAT!!!...

Tim Cook: “I’m Proud To Be Gay,” And Helping Others Is Worth Trading Personal Privacy

Apple CEO Tim Cook took to Businessweek with an essay he penned himself acknowledging that he is gay, saying that despite valuing personal privacy, he has decided to openly state his sexual preference in order to hopefully help others who might be struggling with their own identity, or with …

Brown Rice Vegetable Paella

<i>This vegan, fat-free brown rice paella is filled with vegetables and is a delicious, healthy version of the classic rice dish.</i><p>The first time I had …

Clementine Dressing with Wasabi and Ginger

<i>Tiny, sweet oranges make this low-fat clementine dressing sweet and tangy but wasabi makes it zing. Low-fat, refined sugar-free, vegan.</i><p>For a long …

Baked Apples with Maple-Walnut Sauce

Cooked quinoa keeps these baked treats moist and healthful. If you don’t care about avoiding gluten, use all-purpose flour in place of gluten-free …

Lunch Box Favorite Salad

Pick up a persimmon while doing your fall produce shopping and you won't regret it. The supersweet fruit has a peach-like texture and slightly spicy …

Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream – VIDEO | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Makes 1 quart<p>Well, today is finally the release of Isa Does It. But who cares? Here’s an amazing ice cream recipe! Yeah, maybe the days are getting …

Nirvana Enchilada Casserole – VIDEO | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

<i>Make the potatoes and enchilada sauce:</i><br>Preheat oven to 425 F.<p>Line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Toss the potatoes with the oil …

Shredded Brussels Sprouts & Apples Recipe

I bought a three-foot stretch of brussels sprouts the other morning at the farmers' market. For those of you who've never encountered the spectacle …

Spice-kissed Pumpkin Pie Recipe

<i>I just updated this recipe to include a quick pat-in-pan crust option.</i> This pumpkin pie recipe was inspired by Kathy FitzHenry. Her name might not …

Roasted Pumpkin Salad Recipe

A few of you were curious about what I made with the lovely sunset-shaded pumpkin I found nestled at the bottom of my last produce pick-up. After …

Apple Tahini Salad

Falafel Pie

Zucchini Beanballs

Pomelo Green Beans Recipe

This time last month I was setting off on a journey that started with me flying through Charles de Gaulle airport to Marrakech where we spent the …

A Good Winter Salad Recipe

This is the salad I made on Thursday. My intent was to assemble a big, green salad. It would be the sea of green on the Thanksgiving table. There was …

Cumin and Lime Roasted Sweet Potatoes

1.3K<p>SHARES<p>Children’s and youth pastor Jennifer Plantenberg found inspiration from the food she had on hand one evening when she lacked a plan for …

Spicy Spinach with Sunflower Seeds

This celebratory salad is packed with complementary sweet, sour, earthy, and savory flavors. For color, choose a mixture of beets, such as golden and …

Breakfast Tacos with Cheesy-Hemp-Scrambled Tofu

878<p>SHARES<p>Rich in protein and minerals, these hearty tacos offer a delectable cheesy flavor thanks to the combination of nutritional yeast and hemp’s …

Blueberry-Spinach Smoothie

366<p>SHARES<p>Ramp up your vitamin and mineral intake with only 28 calories when you add baby spinach to this lightly sweet fruit …

Lentil and Egg Bowl

Thicker than a soup, this lentil dish makes a hearty one-bowl meal. <i>...read more</i><p>The deep color and firm texture of green lentils add an elegant …

Recipes