Aubrey Ness

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6 Unconventional Ways to Have a Happier Day

Happiness is a process. In the past months, I have wasted hours of my precious life trying to understand the root of my seasonal unhappiness. I was on the road doing what I love, but I wasn't content. My melancholic attitude became annoying and after some reflection it hit me. I allowed society's …

The 55 Best Ways to Boost Your Metabolism

Metabolism. It’s the set of life-sustaining chemical transformations within the cells of living organisms. It’s such a big concept that it’s …

Nutrition

The 3 Things That Helped Me Finally Stick With Meditation

<b>By Marianne Hayes</b><p>Over the last few years, I've read a hundred different reasons why I should adopt a regular meditation practice.<p>It's the best way to harness the power of the present moment. It's a tool for self-healing. It provides direct access to the divine.<p>The list goes on. My problem was that …

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Productivity

Tech enthusiasts commonly make some big mistakes that hurt their ability to get things done. Are you caught in your own trap?<p>PCMag reviews products …

The Genius Secret Ingredient to Save Your Vinaigrettes

<i>Every week, Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>How to cheat just a little to get perfectly emulsified, creamy vinaigrette—without cream or mayo or magic.</i><p>At one end of the salad dressing continuum, you'll find bottles of wine …

Potatoes

10 Things to Say to Your Partner Instead of 'I Love You'

Saying "I love you" can become a form of punctuation in a long-term relationship. People say it at the end of a phone call, or on their way out the door, or as they're falling asleep at night. And there's nothing wrong with this. Expressing love often is a good thing! And it's a nice way to check …

Honey-Turmeric Pork with Beet and Carrot Salad

4 Servings<p>A little honey in the marinade helps these cutlets caramelize, guaranteeing they’ll be nicely browned despite the super-short cooking time.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1¼ pounds boneless pork shoulder (Boston butt), fat trimmed to ¼ inch, cut into 4 pieces<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

Carrots

The 15 Must-Read Books Coming Out This June

The books on this list will make you feel <i>good</i>. From hilarious essays written by Judd Apatow to Jason Bigg’s wife Jenny Mollen and even a former one-hit-wonder musician, there are plenty of true tales that will keep you laughing. But if it’s pure escapism you’re looking for, there’s plenty of that …

14 Ways to Stimulate Personal Growth

You know you're here for big things, right? You have a difference to make and a purpose to live. And if you're doing that right now -- perfect. Keep doing your thing.<p>If you're not, and you're unsure how to start, it's possible you've missed the important journey you need to take to get to where you …

Easy Weeknight Meals to Cook in a Cast-Iron Skillet

Nothing quite captures the essence of down-home cooking like a cast-iron skillet. Not only does it offer the taste and aesthetic of traditional home …

Spring Salad with Asparagus and Soft-Boiled Eggs

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A simple pleasure of spring, meant to be enjoyed alone.</i><p>We tend to often think and write about cooking as something we do for others, but once in a while, I think it is …

Asparagus

Gluten-Free Tuesday: Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

Occasionally I suffer from a bit of culinary stubbornness. Take these flourless peanut butter cookies, for example. For years people told me that I needed to try them. But the simple combination of peanut butter, sugar, an egg, and baking soda didn't sound good to me. It sounded like a potential …

Sunday Brunch: Eggs Baked in Avocado

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>If your first response to a baked avocado dish is "gross," I beg you to consider …