Amanda DeRossett

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The Best Book Database You’ve Never Heard Of

Recently, I was looking for books on (as it happens) readers’ advisory. Readers’ advisory is what happens when you go to the library and request a …

Books

Best exercises for women by age: What to focus on in your 30s, 40s and beyond

Women’s fitness often tends to focus on cardio, yoga or even conditioning, but any personal trailer will tell you, this isn’t enough.<p>Fitness expert …

Exercise

The Unexpected Concealer Trick Makeup Artists Use To Make Acne Disappear

Covering a pimple successful is a very underrated feat–it’s not easy! Most of the time, concealer just looks like a mask on top of what is still a …

Makeup

This Keto-Friendly Blueberry Lemon Mug Cake Is So Scrumptious

<i>Fall in love with a Keto Blueberry Lemon Mug Cake you can bake up in just 25 minutes, via PaleoHacks!</i><p>Mug cakes are the perfect way to treat yourself without overindulging. Easy and simple to make, these keto cakes are loaded with grain-free nutrients to boost your mood and improve your digestive …

Dessert

Peach Cobblers, Cakes, and Pies, Oh My!

We can't get enough of this Southern fruit.<p>The peaches are coming in folks, so now is the time to head to your local farmers’ market and choose a …

Six of the best picnic sandwiches

<b>Feta, fig and olive on sourdough (pictured above)</b><p>Prep <b>10 min</b><br>Serves <b>2</b><p><b>4 thick slices fresh sourdough</b><b><br>2 heaped tbsp black olive tapenade</b><b><br>1 handful rocket</b><b><br>4 sun-dried tomatoes</b>, roughly chopped<b><br>2 figs,</b> thinly sliced<b><br>100g feta</b>,thinly sliced<b><br>Honey</b>, for drizzling<b><br>Extra-virgin olive oil</b><p>Drizzle each slice of bread …

Recipes

Best Novels of 2018 So Far

There’s no better time than summer to catch up on the books you might have missed this winter and spring. From a feminist retelling of classic …

These Turkey Meatballs Are the Only Meal Prep I’ll Eat 3 Days in a Row

By Alyse Whitney<p>They taste like banh mi—banh meatballs, if you will—and I can't get enough.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down.</i><p>A few years ago, I tried every single meal kit box for a story I was working on. My fridge was full of …

We Can't Resist These Perfectly Adorable Banana Pudding Cups

Love banana pudding, but looking for something a little healthier? Then you'll love this perfectly-portioned, miniature version of the classic …

Breakfast

Summer non-fiction: the best new biographies, history, science and politics books

Stuck for holiday reading? Whether you’re looking for memoirs, historical biographies or cutting-edge science, our critics have the answer<p>History<p>Arnhem by Antony Beevor<p>Beevor’s account of the Arnhem campaign, that ill-judged and deeply unlucky northward leap by the Allies into occupied Holland in …

Books

9 Page-Turning Spy Novels to Keep You on the Edge of Your Beach Chair

Marked by an exhilarating pace, plenty of dramatic twists and turns, and richly drawn, complex protagonists, spa novels are about as riveting as it …

Buttermilk Cake with Caramel Icing | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

For the Easiest Fruit Jam, Skip the Stove—and the Sugar

There were a few months of my life when I drank chia water every day. I was training for my first marathon and my friend told me to read <i>Born to Run</i> and <i>Born to Run</i> told me to drink <i>iskiate</i>, a chia-based, Mexican-born energy drink that will help you run 18 miles without blinking an eye. Or something …

These Are May's Most Pinned Recipes

April showers brought lots of flowers in our cocktails this month<p>The sun is finally shining after a dreary April, and flowers are in full bloom all …

15-Minute Core Workouts For Runners

If you are even slightly serious about your running, then scheduling some core workouts each week is a must. It doesn’t have to take long: as the two …

15 Healthy Middle Eastern Recipes You'll Make on Repeat

<b>1</b> of <b>15</b><p>Loaded Hummus<p><p>Hummus is the Middle Eastern dip known and loved all over the world, here, presented as a filling main course. This version is …

Cooking

The Cheap & Healthy Meals Kitchn Editors Swear By

When it comes to deciding what to cook, our guidelines are usually pretty simple. Obviously we want a meal that's as tasty as possible, but we also …

The Best Brownie Recipes on the Internet

As long as I can remember, I have been in love with chocolate. And chocolate comes in many forms, but I must admit that I am pretty smitten with …

Marinated Chinese eggplant is the only recipe I've ever begged from a chef

I used to feel guilty asking chefs for recipes. In a roundabout, nonsensical way, by making that dish at home it felt like I was taking business away …

Make This Cucumber Salad for Easy Summer Lunches — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Jacques Pépin's Crispy, Genius (Grater-Free!) Potato Pancakes

No more grating and squeezing pounds of potatoes. No need to even make mashed potatoes first. On any tired weeknight, we can now have all the joys of crisp, golden potato pancakes, going from sack of potatoes to sneaking bites of those crackling, lacy edges in—oh—about 15 minutes. <i>But how?</i><p>We have …

Age Your Lime Juice for the Best-Tasting Cocktail

Fresh lime juice is a key component to many fine beverages, and it’s always been my understanding that you want it as fresh as you can get it. This …

19 Aquafaba Recipes That Prove Chickpea Water Is Not As Gross As It Sounds

Aquafaba: It sounds like some kind of luxury skin lotion, a new water sport, or a couture swimsuit brand.<p>Actually, it’s a bit less fancy—but so much …

ruffled milk pie

Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Brush a 9-inch round cake pan lightly with butter, then use a large sheet of parchment paper to fit into the bottom and …

These Vegetarian Meatballs Are Our Spring Weeknight Obsession

There's no normal way to talk about meatless balls.<p>It’s funny how meatballs—once the perfunctory, stodgy companion to a bowl of spaghetti—have become something of a healthyish staple. First came senior food editor <b>Andy Baragahani</b>’s exquisite lamb meatballs with raisin pesto that landed on the cover …

Recipes

Everything You Need to Know About Mole Sauce

This traditional Mexican staple has a history as rich as its flavor.<p>When it comes to complexity, versatility, and richness, there are few foods that …

So, hummus milkshakes are now a thing

Dave Pesso<p><b>Hummus & Pita Co. will start selling hummus milkshakes on May 13, International Hummus Day.</b>• <b><br>The Hummus Shake is vegan , dairy-free,</b> …

Healthy Eating

Don't Let Strawberry Season Pass You By Without Making this Cake

One of my greatest joys in motherhood is participating in my son’s relationship with food. He loves to eat, and eats with a gusto that occasionally …

We Blind Taste-Tested Boxed White Cake Mixes, And We Have a Winner

<i>This article originally appeared on Southern Living.</i><p>You know that girl? She’s the one at birthday parties who makes an offhand remark about how she …

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for chickpea pancakes

The routine is always the same when we arrive at our house in Sicily. It is invariably late and everyone is cross. Turn on the tap to see if there is water (50/50 chance), yank up blinds, take visible bags inside but leave boot full, go to the pizzeria. It isn’t pizza we are looking for: it is …

Pancakes