Amy Renei

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Avocado Veggie Pita Pizza

We are rebooting our metabolism with this avocado veggie pita pizza. We cleared out what was left in our veggie drawer and created a nutritious energizing meal. The colorful array of veggies add fiber, vitamins A, C, and E; the mashed avocado is also a great source of monounsaturated fat. This …

Why the "Eat Less, Move More" Approach Often Fails

<b>In honor of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Feb. 23 through March 1, Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Action is publishing a three part</b> …

7 Ways to Use Avocado That Go Beyond Guacamole

In the throes of lust for avocados, we have seriously considered sourcing an avocado tree for the living room (that plan was nixed because apparently …

Living Rooms

Olive Oil: From Grove to Table

Olives are native to the Mediterranean regionAlmost every Italian dish benefits from a final drizzle of extra virgin olive oil. But how does this …

Actual Food Trucks to Take Over Emporium Logan's Indoor Truck

Pumping tokens into vintage game machines can make anyone hungry, and the folks at <b>Emporium Logan Square</b> want to make sure food is no longer an afterthought. So starting on Tuesday, actual food trucks will begin week-long stints in the truck parked inside the arcade bar.<p>Working with the food truck …

Best Tapas Restaurants in the U.S.

James Beard–nominated chef Katie Button, who trained at elBulli, has put that knowledge to work back in Asheville, where she opened Cúrate in 2011. …

James Beard

Tennessee Brewery Beer Garden Dates Announced

click to enlarge<p>The Revival, the name for the second go-round of last year's Untapped beer garden at the Tennessee Brewery, will launch on Thursday, …

Memphis

The Absurd Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 Live Action Trailer Debuts

HalfBrick Studios has a released a new live action trailer for the upcoming release of Fruit Ninja Kinect 2. As you might expect there are some real …

Kinect

Does Being a Parent Really Make You Happier?

Research published in January 2013 issue of <i>Psychological Science</i> appeared to demonstrate for the first time in a long time that parenting really is …

Cruising to adventure in Mexico's Sea of Cortes

MAGDALENA BAY, Mexico -- The white-and-red skiff carrying Jo Leppert and nine of her fellow travelers in search of gray whales has barely left the dock when they get their first big thrill: A giant female erupting from the water just a few feet away.<p>As big as a Greyhound bus, the 40-foot-long …

Dining Rooms

America's favorite fast food and fast casual restaurants

The restaurant industry is known for being fiercely competitive. So which quick-service restaurants are winning at turning customers into loyal …

Run From Your Problems, You’ll Be Happy You Did

I never was a fan of clichés and one in particular I have never come to agree with was “don’t run from your problems.” We all have issues. Work …

The Taco Is Evolving In Delicious Ways In South Los Angeles

The taco boom happened in '90s and has been picking up speed ever since. [ more › ]

How to Find Your Happiness

We've all seen some version of this scene: the child at the playground, covered in ice cream, wearing a tiara. She's surrounded by fun toys, fawning parents and other happily screaming kids. Yet, although her world appears to be exactly as she'd want it, she is beside herself sobbing in utter …

3 Fascinating Ways To Improve Your Wellbeing

When it comes to improving your wellbeing, what would you be willing to try?<p>Instead of fighting food cravings to lose weight, would you be willing to …

Finding Vietnam's war children – in pictures

In 1969, at the height of the Vietnam war, US medic Bob Shirley photographed a group of local children. Nearly 50 years later, photographer Reed Young caught up with them, and found out what happened next

Vietnam

Plan Your Spring Break: 12 Under-the-Radar Destinations

So what if Europeans get the entire month of August off—spring break is an American birthright. Whether you're toting the kids or fleeing civilization, we've got the trip for you.<p>Try an Island That's Better Than Bali<p><b>Raja Ampat, Indonesia</b><br>It’s hard not to love Bali, with its abundance of surf breaks …

African Astronomy: The Top Safari Escapes for Sleeping Under the Stars

<i>By Kristen McKenzie</i>, HotelsCombined.com<p>Africa is renowned for its wildlife, but it also boasts some of the globe's most incredible al fresco sleeping quarters. After combing through hundreds of incredible safari accommodation options available on our website, we here at HotelsCombined have selected …

Week in pictures: 21-27 February 2015

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world this week.<p>At the Academy Awards, John Travolta kissed Scarlett Johansson in what the London Evening Standard dubbed as "the most awkward moment of the Oscars". The top awards went to Eddie Redmayne as best actor for his role …

Weinsberg CaraKids concept campers make RVs feel like children's forts

Weinsberg is the entry level camper brand of the Knaus Tabbert family tree, and as we've seen with the Caravisio and Travelino, Knaus likes to …

10 Secrets To A Happy And Healthy Relationship

Over lunch with a friend one day, Kevin was asked about the “secret of your obviously happy and healthy love relationship.”<p>Kevin responded, “I …

7 Apps to Make You Happier

These tech tools promise to deliver everything from a calmer mind to more good karma.<p>The things you can accomplish with an app these days are truly impressive. With a couple of taps on your smartphone, a taxi will pull up at your door, a tasty dinner appear on your table, or your dirty socks …

Happiness

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Romantic adventure to South Africa includes national park

Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:<p>Great Safaris has a good deal on its World's Greatest Romantic Adventure trip to South Africa. The 11-day tour is priced from $3,995 per person double occupancy, but through Dec. 5, the …

How Shake Shack makes their cheeseburgers so delicious

Perhaps you've heard of the little hamburger operation called Shake Shack. Started in 2001 as a hot dog cart in a public park, the critically acclaimed New York-based burger chain now has 63 locations and, last Friday, debuted on the NYSE with a valuation of nearly $1 billion. The driving force …

Here’s What Your Voice Tells Others About You

People judge you by your voice in many ways.<p>Via Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior:<p>The result: speakers with higher-pitched …

Psychology

Top 10 Most Visited National Parks

The number of people who visit America's national parks is staggering—over 331 million visits were documented in 2017. Wonder which parks are the most popular? Here are the top ten.

Don Colbert: Inflammation Reversal Basics

Here are some suggestions on how to restore your metabolic system, which affects your overall health immensely.