Rita Bolstad

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Skip the Mid-Morning Coffee and Try These 4 Pick-Me-Up Snacks Instead

Bored with your usual mid-morning pick-me-up snacks? Don't look to a coffee to keep you going when your stomach starts to rumble. Reach for these healthy snacks that are easy to prepare and are sure to satisfy your afternoon cravings.<p>Tear kale leaves into large pieces; rub with olive oil, sea salt, …

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Innovations for Quality Living Blog

I just learned that February is National Great American Pie Month. So I fired up the Big Green Egg, and set out to make the perfect Apple Pie in …

Baking

Chocolate Chips Cookies on The Big Green EGG

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 cup butter, softened<br>• 1/2 cup white sugar<br>• 1 1/2 cup packed brown sugar<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract<br>• 3 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 …

Shallot and Apple Stuffed Bacon Chicken

I took the chicken, the whole chicken, and nothing but the chicken… stuffed it with a mix of sautéed shallots, apple, garlic, and rosemary. Brushed …

sunday special: big green egg steak, bourbon sautéed mushrooms, roasted broccoli, and fried onion rings-JAM

…Happy Mother’s Day<p>Good Sunday night, everyone! After traveling the roads of west Georgia for the last several days and eating out several times, I …

Grilled Lemon-Pepper Chicken Wings

In my humble opinion, chicken wings are good any time of the day or night. You can have them as appetizers, set them out as party food, or make a …

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Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

The clearest lake in the world – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/12/clearest-lake-in-the-world-in-pictures<p>720<p>The visibility of distilled water is about 80 …

Awe-Inspiring Photos of Earth's Oldest Living Trees

In a protected area high in the White Mountains in eastern California, 15 miles east of Bishop, you'll find the oldest living trees in the world. The gnarled beauties, called the Great Basin Bristlecone Pine, are believed to be 1,000 to around 4,800 years old. Can you imagine the amount of history …

Forests

An amazing sand sculpture

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …

Around The Earth, That Moon Was Pretty Super

As if "supermoon" isn't cool enough, the technical term for the moon when it's closest to the Earth is: perigee-syzygy<i>.</i><p>It happens about once a year, and this year it fell on June 23, though the day prior wasn't bad, either. According to NASA, this year's supermoon was "14% larger and 30% brighter …

10 Inspiring Entries in National Geographic's Traveler Photo Contest

You now have less than a week to enter the ultimate photo contest! To date, we've shown you both some nature standouts as well as some stellar animal entries in the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. If you think you've got what it takes, you have until June 30th to enter and win a …

Nature Photography

Crystal Thornburg, California

Pictures: 5 New World Heritage Sites

Active volcanoes, shifting sand dunes, and fields of glaciers are included in the five newest World Heritage sites.

The Evolution of Superman

Tracing 75 years of the Man of Steel from his origins to Zack Snyder's reboot<p>10<p>If Henry Cavill's Superman in the new <i>Man of Steel</i> looks unfamiliar to …

Photos by Miki Asai

Martha’s Favorite Recipes for Summer

Warm-weather dining calls for delicious meals made with the season’s bounty of fresh, ripe produce. Here are Martha's all-time favorite recipes for casual summer entertaining.<p>These picture-perfect muffins are studded with fresh blueberries and capped with crunchy sugar and crumb toppings. The …

Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …

The Most Fabulous Flight Attendant Fashions In History - PAPER

Is there anything more jet-set fabulous than a chicly turned-out flight attendant? In honor of Pedro Almodóvar's new ultra-gay romp <i>I'm So Excited</i>, which takes place on a Madrid to Mexico City flight and features some fabulous flight attendant fashion, we've rounded up our favorite moments of …

What Steve Jobs Taught Me After I Said “No” To Him

James Green, CEO of the search retargeting company Magnetic, was once hired by Jobs as a VP at Pixar Animation Studios. And, curiously, it was while working for one of his biggest business heroes that Green learned what not to do when leading a company.<p>I worked for Steve Jobs at Pixar Animation …

There's a super moon at the end of the road

America the Beautiful: 50 States in 50 Photos

At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million km2) and approximately 315 million people, the United States is the third largest country by land area and …

Grilled Cheese With Guacamole Might Be The Best Thing Ever

I admit it: I was a hot avocado snob. Look around you, I'm sure you know one. I'm talking about people who scoff at the idea of serving avocado at any temperature other than cool. People who hear of tempura-fried avocado and sneer in disgust. Those who would mini-puke at the very thought of putting …

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