Betty Taranto

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20 Recipes for People Who Are Obsessed with Mushrooms — Recipes from The Kitchn

I believe I survived my years as a vegetarian because of mushrooms. Their sturdy texture and hefty flavor were such an easy substitute for meat, …

Cooking

A Harvard Doctor Has Made A Definitive List of The Best Workouts. Full Stop.

Dr I-Min Lee has made it simple for you<p>There’s a lot of information out there about exercise - be it how to lose weight, what’s best for anxiety or how to get a rock hard bum. Thankfully, a super clever person from one of the best Universities in the world has broken it down for us in the simplest …

Exercise

This Is the Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipe on Pinterest

I don't care what season it is: winter, summer, spring, or fall — there's always a good reason to bust out your slow cooker. There is nothing better …

Cooking

10-Minute Workout For a Flat Belly and Perfect Posture

Get ready for a six-pack abs and perfect posture workout with Jason Wimberly, founder of The Wall, an LA-based fitness studio that combines indoor cycling with serious strength training. Grab an exercise band if you've got one — no worries if you don't; the workout will still work you — and get …

This 20-Minute Full-Body Workout Will Give You Results in Just 4 Weeks

Start making fitness a priority by incorporating these strength training exercises into your daily routine. It'll leave you looking and feeling …

16 Cooking Tips That'll Make You Say "Why Didn't I Know About These Sooner"?

Learn the secrets to a perfect grilled cheese and super creamy mashed potatoes.<p><b>Want to be featured in similar BuzzFeed posts? Follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter.</b><p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

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8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

4 Proteins Experts Say You Should Eat Every Day To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

Protein is an important part of everyone’s diet. It gives us energy, ensures your body feels fuller longer and prevents mindless snacking during the …

These Recipes Prove Chickpeas Aren't Just For Hummus

DO MORE. (Chickpea pepperoni, for example.)<p>Chickpeas, also known as garbanzo beans, are one of the most perfect foods. Hearty yet light, they’re satisfying all on their own but also pair well with a range of dishes.<p>With a flavor profile between neutral and nutty, chickpeas are a great backdrop for …

Healthy Eating

Homemade Ramen Recipes That'll Hug You From The Inside Out

These are not your instant soups.<p>If the mention of ramen brings to mind the packets of Maruchan ready-to-make soup that you can get for less than a dollar, then the introduction to a proper bowl of this soup is going to rock your mind. Ramen is one of the best gifts Asia has ever given the world ― …

Cooking

Martha Collison’s mint chocolate ‘ice cream’ cake

I made this cake for my little sister’s 15th birthday party and it was a real hit.<p>SERVES<p>10 to 12<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the cake:</b><p>250g plain flour<br>• 450g caster sugar<br>• 100g cocoa powder<br>• 2 tsp bicarbonate of soda<br>• ½ tsp salt<br>• 250ml buttermilk (cultured), or 220ml milk plus 1 tbsp lemon juice<br>• 120g butter, melted, plus …

The best pancake recipes

There's no need to wait until Shrove Tuesday to get your pancake fix - these recipes make the perfect weekend brunch.<p>Pancakes are quick, easy and always a crowd-pleaser for breakfast (and lunch, and dinner).<p>Here, we have compiled our our favourite pancake recipes. There really is something for …

Breakfast

27 DIYs For The Classiest Person You Know

These are a class act.

Living Rooms

If You Own These 9 Home Décor Books, You Don't Need a Decorator

Can’t afford a decorator? A well-curated library is your strongest ally. While we’re consistently in awe of the expertise and editorial eye that …

Rosie Birkett's smoked trout salad with Jersey Royals, asparagus and garlic purée

SERVES<p>2 as a main, 3-4 as a starter<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the purée</b><p>50g wild garlic, washed (or 1 clove of garlic blitzed with tarragon and parsley)<br>• 4 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil<br>• squeeze of lemon juice, to taste<p><b>For the salad</b><p>200g Jersey Royal potatoes, washed<br>• 100g cherry or heritage tomatoes<br>• 1 tbsp extra-virgin …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

7 Houseplants That Purify The Air (And Are Nearly Impossible To Kill)

By Neny Herni Saturday, August 13, 2016 Benefit houseplants<p>According to the Environmental Protection Agency, Americans spend an estimated 90 percent …

Plants

12 Minutes To Crop-Top Worthy Abs

We’re big (huge!) advocates for living a healthy lifestyle, but we also advocate balance and, well, we love to indulge. Carving out time for those …

12 Baking Tricks That Make Food Prep So Much Easier

These are sure to make you seem like the best pastry chef around. (Because you are.)<p>1. Make your own buttermilk using regular milk and lemon juice.<p>Never buy buttermilk again with this trick! Using a 1-cup measuring cup, add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice or vinegar. Fill the remainder of the cup with …

Chicken Pad Thai

Step 1<p>Marinate The Chicken<p>Dice the red chilli. Slice the chicken into thin strips and marinate in the soy sauce, peanut oil, fish sauce and the …

The Healthy Pasta Recipes You Want And Need

There's no reason to give up the pasta. Ever.<p>We're just going to start out by saying that yes, we know, pasta isn't exactly on the top of the list of healthy foods. It's usually made with refined flour and offers very little nutritional value (although whole wheat and wheat-alternative pastas are …

Healthy Eating

6 Before-Bed Yoga Poses To Help You Fall Asleep

The ultimate wind-down workout from Rachel Brathen, AKA Yoga Girl.<p><b>Though a great Savasana is enough to make me woozy during yoga class, I still</b> …

A Little Spice Makes Everything Nice: 16 Cozy Cinnamon Recipes

Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon? From braises to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.<p><b>Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon?</b> From burgers to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.

Breakfast

Dark-Chocolate Mousse

8 Servings<p>You know what never, ever goes out of style? Chocolate mousse. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Mousse<p>7 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate (preferably 70% cacao)<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>6 large eggs, separated<p>¼ cup …

Dessert

The Dessert Your Next Dinner Party Needs

Photographer and blogger Katie Quinn Davies shares her go-to recipe for the final course.<p>"This is my take on the classic English '4, 4, 4, and 2' Victoria sponge cake recipe that my mom used to make. Strawberries pair very well with lemon, and this recipe uses the Italian lemon liqueur limoncello, …

The Coolest Ways to Wear Your Scarf This Fall—See the GIFs!

While there are countless ways to wear your scarf, we often get asked which are our favorites. It was a one hard to narrow down, but we finally did …

10 Things You Never Thought to Store on the Back of a Door

30 Trendy Ways to Add Color to the Contemporary Kids’ Bedroom

Think of vivacious color and one of the first rooms in the home that comes to mind is the kids’ bedroom. These spaces offer the perfect spot to try …

Interior Design

20 Desserts to Fulfill All Your Chocolate and Vanilla Desires

Let's be honest, when it comes to dessert we usually just want something with chocolate or vanilla—like one of these 20 sweet treats, for example<p><b>The preference of chocolate or vanilla is often a very polarizing topic</b>. But whether you like a rich, fudgy cake on a cold night or a big scoop of ice …

Dessert

How to Make Your Own Italian Grandma-Style Pasta Without a Recipe

<i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in an effort for you to create your own spin. Today…roasted eggplant gemelli!</i><p>It's a Wednesday night and our October issue is closing. Editors, …

Cooking

12 Cozy & Portable Fireplace Ideas for the Modern Home

I know, I know. It’s only the end of August. But where I’m from, it’s never too early to look into fall and winter trends — in this case, modern …

Interior Design