Ashley Chang

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Outstanding Pasta Salad Recipes, Because You Deserve Better

Give pasta salad the makeover it deserves.<p>Pasta salad draws to mind images of sad, cold noodles, haphazardly chopped veggies and maybe some diced ham packed into a plastic tub. It’s filling, it’s fine, but it’s not even remotely exciting. It shouldn’t be that way though, because pasta is delicious, …

Healthy Eating

Easy Roasted-Garlic Focaccia That's Too Good to Share

Anyone who understands evolution knows that it doesn't <i>necessarily</i> lead from simpler to more complex life-forms. Rather, it leads to life-forms better suited to their environments. The evolution of recipes is similar: It's not that every new recipe is <i>better</i> than its immediate predecessor; it's just …

Recipes

How to Make Pillowy, Perfect Ricotta Dumplings

In her newest book, <i>Tartine All Day</i>, San Francisco-based pastry chef Elisabeth Prueitt features a recipe for ricotta dumplings, which she says is one of her favorite dinners — it comes together quickly, is gluten-free (important for her because she has a gluten intolerance), and is ultra …

11 Dating Challenges To Try If You're So Over Being Single

Sometimes being single feels like a blessing because getting into a relationship is the last thing you want or need. But other times, you're …

Gigi Hadid Reveals She’s Been Battling a Thyroid Disease, Says Medication Has Caused Weight Loss

<b>Gigi Hadid</b> has revealed she’s been battling a thyroid condition for two years, and says the treatment is behind her thinner frame.<p>The 21-year-old …

Why your diet should include more fat

Think back to the '80s and '90s when buying anything that didn't don a low-fat label was simply taboo. Back then, butter and egg yolks topped the "do not eat" list, while refined carbs and packaged foods weren't given a second thought. But times have definitely changed.<p>These days, experts tout fat …

Nutrition

Must Love End?

If I loved you,<br>Words wouldn't come in an easy way-<br>Round in circles I'd go!<br>Longing to tell you ...<br>How I loved you-<br>If I loved you.<br>- Carousel, Richard …

Cooking

Sexual Infidelity: The Post-Discovery Short-Term Aftermath

When you, a deeply committed spouse, find out about your partner’s sexual infidelity, it’s the emotional equivalent of being hit by a truck. You’re …

Siblings

7 insightful questions everyone in a healthy relationship should ask

Mastering communication in a relationship is key. Not only does it make every day easier — and every fight easier— it shows a solid understanding of each other and willingness to be frank and open.<p>"Healthy communication in a relationship is important because it is the foundation of any partnership. …

Hobbies

Couples Who Share This Quality Are More Likely to Last

It might look like a trivial online quiz, but Sandella's Emotional Operating System Quiz reveals far more than you might expect. Consisting of 16 …

Does Your Partner Often Get Angry and Shut Down Emotionally?

<b>“Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.” ~Carl Jung</b><p>Three years ago I was on top of the world …

Communicate

9 Ways To Upgrade Your Relationship

It seems like it should be the most natural thing in the world to treat your partner with kindness, consideration and respect. After all, this is the person you've chosen to share your life, heart and in most cases, bed with. Yet for many people in committed relationships, the respect, kindness and …

Communication Skills

The history of dating reveals how consumerism has hijacked courtship

Dating was tedious long before Tinder and OkCupid.<p>If taken seriously, few activities may fill your life with such highs, and such lows, as dating.<p>Now that it's possible to frenetically juggle prospects on multiple sites and apps and then bounce from bar to bed with them, the roller coaster can get …

Relationships

The best quinoa recipes

It's quick. And it's so healthy, scientists reckon a bowl every day could save your life. But most importantly, it's delicious in everything from a salad to pilaff<p>It's not a good idea to tell me I 'must try' something. I am fashion-averse. Sarah Lund had disappeared in a hail of gunfire (and her …

15 Interesting Creative Ways To Maximize Limited Living Space

We’d all like to have a place to call our own, a spot in the world where we can say, “I am king of this spot”. But space – or the lack of it – is …

Living Rooms

25 Simple Interior Designer Tips To Renovate Your Home On A Budget

Whether you have just purchased new furniture or you are looking for something to give you a little pick-me-up, you can transform your home with …

Why Is It So Hard to Tell If Someone Likes You?

One of the most frustrating things about dating and relationships is trying to figure out whether a person has romantic feelings for you. People …

Psychology

Where Our Relationship Patterns Come From

In an ideal world, we would all be born with perfectly attuned parents who love us truly and are there for us whenever we need them, but who also give us just the right amount of space and independence to flourish and fully develop our unique selves. Parents would provide a solid base from which we …

Relationships

The Best Way to Move on After a Breakup

The ability to find a silver lining in the midst of bad news may seem beyond your grasp. Your partner has left you for someone else, you’ve been …

Psychology

'Unbundling' -- A Great Example of How to Divorce Amicably

A friend of ours on Facebook, whom we'll call E, recently announced in a status update that he and his wife are divorcing. We were so impressed with the tone and spirit of the message and the approach to uncoupling they seem to be taking, we asked if we could reprint his posts here. They graciously …

How a Loving Marriage 'Reparents' You

It sounds strange to think of your partner as your parent, but this is exactly what happens emotionally in a loving relationship. As we learned from imago theory, people choose partners who have both the positives and negatives of their caregivers, and then spend their lives trying to change them …

14 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Entering a New Relationship

Failure occurs everyday, in school, jobs, housework, and within families. It is unavoidable, irritating and causes pessimism.<p>While the thought of …

Motivation

#Recipe : Peanut Butter Stuffed Brownies

Recipes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><b>Brownies</b><br>2 oz unsweetened chocolate, melted<br>1/3 cup canola oil<br>2 eggs<br>1 cup sugar<br>3/4 cup flour<br>1/2 tsp baking powder<br>1/2 tsp salt<p><b>Topping</b><br>1 …

Spicy Guacamole Hummus

I’ve been on a bit of a hummus kick lately. A local store makes a wonderful hummus dip with fire roasted peppers that is completely addicting. They …

Authentic guacamole recipe, approved by Wahaca experts

This wonderful guacamole recipe comes from chef Thomasina Miers, the co-founder of Wahaca, the chain of Mexican restaurants.<p>Guacamole is the Aztec for 'avocado’ (guac) and 'sauce’ (mole). The secret is to use ripe avocados, and masses of fresh coriander and lime. Season well and eat, knowing that …

Recipes

Over the Top Flourless Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Flourless desserts . The most popular kids on the block these days as far as treats go.<p>Of course this is nothing new. Gluten free flourless baking has been taking over our generation for quite awhile now but I wouldn't be myself if I wasn't late to the popular party.<p>Another little quirk about me: I …

Dessert

The Skill Men Need Most to Make Marriage Awesome

(Image/theamericangenius.com)<p>I think I know why our relationships fail more than half the time, and how most men -- even good-character guys who are easy to get along with -- can be colossally shitty husbands and boyfriends.<p>Every day, millions of wives and girlfriends turn to the internet desperate …

Relationships

The Thing No One Tells You About Relationships

The other day one of my friends asked me why I never write or talk about my marriage publicly.<p>The answer was easy... Because it's SO private!<p>As a coach and teacher, I make a daily to choice to be vulnerable and share a lot of my personal life. But, I've always believed that my husband was an …

Relationships