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Bake This Bread Today

You should try this recipe from Jim Lahey, the founder of New York’s acclaimed Sullivan Street Bakery, as soon as possible.<p>I used to love to bake …

This Formula Will Make You Happier At Work and At Home in 2018

Wellbeing can be broken down into five key aspects.<p>Growth is good and we all want to be part of a growing company. But there is a dark side; a year of late nights, working on weekends, always-being-connected can really take a toll on people--depleting energy and impacting wellbeing.<p>Research shows …

Happiness

25 Satisfying Bullet Journal Layouts That'll Soothe Your Soul

Organization never looked so good.<p>Here are a few bujo layouts to soothe your soul.

Overeater's Tonic

Makes about 3 cups<p>Mint, ginger, fennel, and cayenne are known for their digestive properties. Turn this into a spritzer by using club soda instead of water.<p>November 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 sprigs mint<p>1 1½-inch piece turmeric, peeled, thinly sliced<p>1 1-inch piece ginger, peeled, thinly sliced<p>1 teaspoon …

Recipes

19 Instagram Travel Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

Take note before your next trip.

31 Books You Need To Bring To The Beach This Summer

BYO-sunscreen!

77 Easy Summer Weeknight Dinner Recipes So You Can Just Chillllllllllllll

During the summer, there are no elaborate dinner recipes allowed.<p><b>Summer gives you permission to stop trying so hard.</b> Resign yourself to drinking all day outside. Read for pleasure. And absolutely do not stress about preparing an elaborate dinner. These 77 relaxed dinner recipes, which require …

10 Tasty Plant-Based Snacks to Power You Through Your Day

Your tummy is rumbling and you’re headed to the kitchen for a snack. Don’t reach for that bag of potato chips and calorie-laden dip — grab something healthy (and just as tasty) instead. It doesn’t have to feel like a sacrifice, especially when there are delicious, easy-to-make alternatives to …

Healthy Kale Recipes

Kale is loaded with nutrients, and these kale recipes give you plenty of options for incorporating it into your meal. Whether you're adding kale into a salad or just using it alone as a side, these recipes will give you options for even the pickiest eaters.<p><b>In Season:</b> Kale turns sweeter in cold …

Tone Your Arms With Only Two Exercise Moves

If you're looking for quick and easy arm exercises to tone the flab on the back of your arms, or what we call "chicken wings," then we have a …

Trainers

This Is the Best DIY Spa Pedicure to Try Now

There are a few certainties of the holiday season: Your bank account has taken a hit and you're in need of a little treat-yo-self time. And an inexpensive pampering session in the form of an easy (yet seasonally festive!) DIY pedicure is the perfect answer to both. This time of year, Sweet Lily …

Review: Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, 'It's A Holiday Soul Party'

<i>Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify playlist at the bottom of the page.</i><p>There should be Commandments-style prerequisites for recording an entire album of holiday songs, and chief among them is: "Thou shalt not simply …

Music

Maureen Corrigan's Best Books Of 2015: Short(ish) Books That Pack A Big Punch

This year, most of the best stories I read came in small-ish packages. Many books that were either big in size — like Garth Risk Hallberg's over-900-page opus, City on Fire,and Jonathan Franzen's 500-plus page Purity — ended up being just "OK." The same, in my opinion, went for some books that …

Books

22 Kettlebell Exercises That Will Kick Your Ass

Kettlebells are all bells, no whistles. Resembling a mini bowling ball with a handle, kettlebells are great for cardio, strength, and flexibility …

20 Healthy, Protein-Packed Smoothie Recipes

Blend up one of these concoctions for a quick nutrition fix<p>Smoothies are a great way to get a nutrient-packed meal or snack, stat. They can provide everything you need—protein, healthy fats, vegetables, and fruits—all in a to-go cup.<p>(For a versatile, ultra-nutritious protein you can use in these …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>Today: Eight ways to use up all the apples you just picked (or bought).</i><p>Upgrade your breakfast pastries with cinnamon buns chock-full of apples and …

Chinese Egg Drop Soup, Made at Home & to Your Liking

<i>Eat this classic Chinese soup with wispy strands of egg—whenever you want, in no time at all.</i><p>Egg drop soup is a classic that you’ll find it on almost every Chinese takeout menu—but you won't get the same soup from restaurant to restaurant. Because it’s a classic, it’s going to have many variations.</b> …

35 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

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Books

Half Marathon Plans

After trying what seemed to be every trick in the book, one woman finally figured out what it takes to quit hitting the snooze button.<p>To keep you …

Marathons

Game Day Snacks: 4 Awesome Homemade Potato Chip Flavors

I can't blame you if your Super Bowl snack plan is to open a few bags of store-bought chips and dump them into bowls. But I want to at least try to convince you to do something just a little different—consider making your own homemade potato chips with custom <i>not-available-at-any-store</i> flavors. It's …

35 Brilliant New Books You Should Read This Summer

Required reading from July to September. UK release dates.

10 Healthy Snacks That Will Pass Through Airport Security

Vacation is synonymous with summer, but traveling can really put a damper on your fun. Airports are crowded, flights get delayed and a good snack is hard to find. Keep hanger at bay with these homemade snacks that will easily make it past airport security. From savory options to sweet treats, these …

Breakfast

19 Easy, Travel-Friendly Bean and Grain Salad Recipes We Love

Dressed leaves and chopped vegetables are all well and good, but they don't exactly make a well-rounded meal. Enter hearty beans and nutty grains, a salad's filling, flavorful, high-protein best friend. Plus, they hold up in the fridge far better than delicate greens, which makes most of these …

Healthy Eating

9 Classic Cookies: Tested and Perfected

Look no further for the best cookie recipes. From chocolate chip to simple sugar, these classic cookies have all been tested, perfected and family-approved.<p><b>1. Secret Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies</b><p>With two secret ingredients, these chocolate chip cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the …

6 Oatmeal Recipes That Will Keep You Full Till Lunch

Chocolate-Covered Katie<p>Oatmeal Recipe: Trail Mix Cupcakes<p>Cupcakes for breakfast? Sign us up. These flavorful fusions from Chocolate-Covered Katie are …

'Bourbon Empire' Reveals The Smoke And Mirrors Of American Whiskey

Craft bourbon, like craft beer, is in the midst of a boom: In the past 15 years, the number of distilleries in the U.S. has surged from just a handful to around 600.<p>Why are Americans buying more bourbon? According to author Reid Mitenbuler, one reason is that we're being seduced by clever bottles …

Mango Jalapeño Margaritas

Mango Jalapeño Margaritas.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 22, 2013 147<p>It’s February and I want a… margarita.<p>Technically I always want a margarita since it IS …

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