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The only 15 foods worth buying organic

Instead we're faced with awkward produce-aisle decisions every time we step foot into a grocery store — is this worth paying 50¢, $1, $5 more?<p>What are the health implications, and is organic equally important across the board?<p>Let's get real here: Most organic food has not been proven to be "better" …

The Fastest Way to Make Fitness Progress

And no, I’m not talking about exercising nonstop for the next week.<p>You know you can put more weight on the bar or do more reps, but there’s a third way to improve your fitness: by completing your workout faster. It's a metric called density, and it amounts to being able to do more work in less …

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<i>By Melissa Hartwig, who always hated mayo until she started making it herself</i><p>I was talking to a Whole30’er the other day who mentioned she had never …

Home – Linvilla Orchards

Spring Tours & Parties<p>All groups are welcome — from birthdays and field trips, to family reunions, corporate events and other gatherings.<p>Fishing at …

Food community, recipes, kitchen & home products, and cooking contests.

Menu<p>Citronella Hanging Coil Tailor Aprons Lovely Baking Rolling Pin Set Nonstick Mesh Grilling Bags (Set of 4)<p>Follow friends and influencers<p>By following your friends and influencers you'll be able to see what they're saving in real time.<p>Loading…<p>Articles by Amanda Hesser<p>⋆ Cover Photo<p>⋆ Cover Photo<p>⋆ …

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The New Botox Alternative

Neubelle, a recently FDA approved radio frequency device, may deliver the same skin-smoothing powers of the go-to injection—and for longer.<p>Kenneth Mark, MD, a dermatologist in NYC and clinical professor of dermatology at NYU, is one of the first in NYC to offer the recently-launched Neubelle …

Skin Care

Sweet & Sour Chicken

Growing up, one of the dinner categories my sisters and I elevated to the top of the requested list was “Chinese food.” On nights when our parents …

Braised Beef Shank Ragu with Garlicky Broccolini

Heat a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add grapeseed oil and sear the shank on all sides, about 3 minutes per side. Toss in the shallots, sea salt, …

Chicken and Vegetable Pot Pie Recipe | Vintage Mixer

Place a rack in upper third of oven; preheat to 425°. Heat oil in an 8-inch cast-iron or other heavy ovenproof skillet over medium-high heat. Add …

A WRONG AND IRRESPONSIBLE SANDWICH

We’ve all heard about this growing up, that the adult life is all about responsibilities. “<i>Pfff, whatever…</i>” I said. I mean what does that even mean, …

kinfolk infusions workshop pt 2 + fennel orange olives & hot buttered rosemary-fig bourbon cider

I heard something about a polar vortex when I had a headache. I laughed and it hurt. There was frost on the ground and all the kiddie schools were …

Reverse-Engineering a Genius (Has a Vermeer Mystery Been Solved?)

David Hockney and others have speculated—controversially—that a camera obscura could have helped the Dutch painter Vermeer achieve his photo-realistic effects in the 1600s. But no one understood exactly how such a device might actually have been used to paint masterpieces. An inventor in Texas—the …

How Google manages over 40,000 Macs…without much help from Apple

During a talk at the LISA ’13 conference in Washington D.C earlier this month, a couple members from Google’s Macintosh Operations team explained how the company has been forced to develop its own set of tools to manage its fleet of roughly 43,000 Macs. The reason, according to Google engineers …

Watch These 13 Amazing Documentaries On Netflix Instant And Abandon All Hope Of Productivity

By Ted Pillow,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1aPdssL<p>1. Man on Wire<p>I avoided Man on Wire for a few years – something about an Oscar-winning …

Cream Cheese Buttercream Frosting

The delicious cream cheese buttercream frosting recipe is a great addition to Angie Dudley's .

Why Is Facebook Blue? The Science Behind Colors In Marketing

Turns out, something as simple as tweaking the color of a button changes user behavior or endears people to your product. Buffer’s Leo Widrich explains the importance of color in website and brand design.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the</i> …

Using Your "Setting Up Home" Superpower: Making The Most Of Fresh Eyes

When you move into a new home, whether into someone else's home or a new place altogether, there's a brief window during which you have a unique …

Tilapia Tots

Fish haters everywhere! You gotta gotta gotta try this recipe. Tilapia was never this fun to eat! Who knew? These amazing little balls are filled …

Strozzapreti with Spinach and Preserved Lemon

4 Servings<p>This bright, vegetarian sauce features lemon three ways: juice, zest, and preserved lemon peel.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 Tbsp. (1 stick) unsalted butter, divided<p>1 garlic clove, crushed<p>½ tsp. crushed red pepper flakes, divided<p>¾ cup panko (Japanese breadcrumbs)<p>1 tsp. finely grated …

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Watch How to Quick Pickle (Like They Do in Restaurants!)

Watch how we quick-pickle anything in a handy dandy Instagram video (the first in a series showing you how to step up your kitchen technique game)<p>When Instagram video debuted, we knew it was going to be fun to play around with, but we weren't sure exactly how useful it would be for actually …

Vegetables

20 Things 20-Year-Olds Don't Get

I started Docstoc in my 20’s, made the cover of one of those cliché “20 Under 20” lists, and today I employ an amazing group of 20-somethings. Call me a curmudgeon, but at 34, how I came up seems so different from what this millennial generation expects. I made a lot of mistakes along the way, and …

Monique Péan

As the premier sustainable fine jewelry collection, MONIQUE PÉAN highlights art, culture and global environmental issues through design. MONIQUE PÉAN …

Divers above and below - in pictures

Divers graceful above the water but equally photogenic underneath at the FINA World Championships at the Piscina Municipal de Montjuic in Barcelona

A daily dose of fashion discoveries and inspirations, contributed by a stylist and a designer who both see the world through rose-colored shades.

There goes Dôen, stealing my heart yet again with another collection of ethereal dresses and romantic blouses. This season, their most beloved …

Latin America

Why Do Kate's Legs Look So Good?

More by Susan<p><i>Susan E. Kelley writes What Kate Wore, the Internet’s premier blog about Duchess Kate’s style.</i><p>I’m often asked how <b>Kate Middleton</b>‘s legs …