“Why are you hiking the Pacific Crest Trail?” was a question I got asked a lot leading up to my departure on April 19, 2016 from the trail’s southern end in Campo, California, right by the Mexican border.
Funny, moody, scary, fiery, canny, and bloody books. Swimsuit? Check. Sunglasses? Check. Three books, because you couldn't choose just one? Check. From complicated meditations on motherhood to dark thrillers
From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home Nothing beats vegging out on the couch with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't
Chickpeas are for way more than hummus. Here's how we use 'em There's a whole chickpea world out there beyond hummus. From crunchy, spicy snacks to main ingredients, chickpeas are one of the best ingredients
With ingredients like kale, apples, parsley, spinach, kiwi, and avocado, these 21 smoothie recipes are the quickest, easiest way to get in your fruits and veggies. Ready in under ten minutes and packed
Diets. High heels. Being happy should be simple, but with all these insane rules and social pressures that we put on ourselves, it's actually kind of hard. Isn't that so sad? I think it's the worst, personally.
What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time. You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because are
There are other books in the sea. George R.R. Martin recently ‘fessed up that the final installment of Game of Thrones won’t be done anytime soon -- or at least not quickly enough to please his ravenous
Winter is in full swing, and with our pumpkin recipes behind us, it’s time to recognize the truly versatile and delicious apple. One of my favorite comfort foods is homemade apple crisp paired with some
By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist Grocery shopping can take a big bite out of your household budget. In fact, a family of four spends up to an average of $1,300 a month on food at home, according to the
Whenever you’re looking for unconditional love and instant cuddles, you turn to your pets. And now that it’s cold outside, your pets need extra warmth for when you’re not home to chill and sip hot cocoa.
Up until a few years ago, when you embarked on a new career adventure, you didn’t really know what the company was really like until you started working there. But now thanks to Glassdoor, AKA Yelp for
What it is, why you do it and how to stop it. At 47, Thomas Sommer sensed it was time to change the way he worked. He had held multiple, challenging roles at Credit Suisse, but after 20 years at the firm,
Pull out your aprons, crank up the Christmas tunes and grab your little helper, because it’s time to do some holiday baking. Homemade treats are great gifts for your friends and neighbors, and sharing
The holidays are all about celebratory moments, so we paired up with Simply Organic to find recipes you'll want to share with friends (and make again and again). A list, in no particular order, of what
Tender and creamy with a crisp, golden-brown crust, casseroles and baked pasta dishes might just be the most comforting category of food to exist. Typically scaled to feed a crowd, they're also immensely
Learn how to protect yourself and your family from lurking added sugar. The Food and Drug Administration’s new recommendation that Americans eat no more than 10 percent of calories from added sugar is
Think your favorite pan is beyond repair? Here's how to get rid of even the toughest cast-iron rust damage. It isn't hard to maintain a cast-iron pan, but sometimes life gets the better of us and we don't
When Svetlin Krastev and Dessi Nikolova had their second child, they saw two options: Go broke buying a bigger apartment, or... In the age of specialization, it's increasingly rare to see architects, builders,