Donna Morris

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Living Well: 6 Secrets To Folding a Fitted Sheet

<i>Photos and text by Lindsey Johnson for Design Mom.</i><p>There are few parts of doing laundry quite as exasperating as folding fitted sheets. Not even …

Currency

<i>By Koseli. Images from Currency via Campsite.</i><p>Currency is a new app that beautifully and simply helps you make quick currency conversions while you’re …

Book of the Week: The Crows of Pearblossom

<i>Images and text by Carter.</i><p>The legacy of story is something I ponder over quite a bit. It’s a reminder of connectedness to our roots and one another. …

Verily Magazine

<i>By Koseli. Images by Verily Magazine.</i><p>I am so excited to share one of my new favorite magazines, Verily. Have you heard of it? It’s a women’s magazine …

Recommended: Olive Oil

Goal: about 4 tbsp/day<br>The amount of olive oil includes oil used for cooking and salads and oil consumed in meals eaten outside the home. In the group assigned to the Mediterranean diet with extra-virgin olive oil, the goal was to consume 50 g (appx. 4 tbsp.) or more per day of the polyphenol-rich …

Appreciate the Moment

On a cold January morning, a man began to play the violin in a busy Washington, D.C., subway station. He played six different Bach pieces for a period of 45 minutes, as thousands of people streamed by. Some slowed down a bit to listen or drop some money in his violin case, but most shuffled past …

Immune System

What's Your Most Valuable Relationship?

I love my wife.<p>We've been married now for 11 years, have 3 wonderful children, and I'm regularly and truly awed by what a tremendous human being, …

50 Food Tips That Will Change Your Life!

Our favorite food bloggers share their cooking secrets<p>Along with salt and pepper, the most important kitchen staple to have on hand these days is a Wi-Fi connection. Smartphones and social networking have done way more for the world of food than merely allowing us to ogle one another's plates on …

Southwestern Quinoa Salad, by Way of the Pantry Recipe on Food52

• 1 1/2 cups quinoa<br>• 1 cup corn (or two ears of corn, with the kernels sliced off)<br>• 1 teaspoon cumin seeds<br>• 1 1/2 cups black beans, cooked<br>• 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved<br>• 1 cup feta, crumbled<br>• 3 green onions, sliced (the whites and the greens)<br>• 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika<br>• 2 poblano chiles<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 2 …

Cantaloupe Gazpacho

6 Servings<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Purée 1 medium cantaloupe (peeled, seeded, chopped), 1 small cucumber (peeled, chopped), 2 tablespoons chopped red onion, 2 teaspoons kosher salt, and 1/3 cup water in a blender until smooth. With motor running, drizzle in 1/2 cup extra-virgin …

Fight Wrinkles—No Rx Needed

You're going to love this retinoid-alternative<p>Prescription retinoids are the gold standard for wrinkle reduction, and now Origins has pulled off what no natural alternative has done before: Its Plantscription SPF 25 Anti-Aging Cream (7), $55, origins.com, achieves results that rival those of Rx …

8 Sinful-Sounding, Low-Calorie Muffin Recipes

If you’re trying to eat a clean and healthy diet, muffins may be on your off-limits list. The packaged varieties at the grocery store are often made with white flour and contain boatloads of sugar. Plus, a large three-inch treat has approximately 550 calories!But your sweet tooth is bound to beckon …

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.<p>1. Standing V Raise<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand and stand …

Coconut Tres Leches Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I started making tres leches because it is my neighbor's favorite thing and I like her. I started with Martha Stewart's recipe which is a great jumping off point -- but it is not as juicy as a traditional tres leches, which you will find resting in a shallow lake of sweet milk. So I …

Dessert

World's Easiest Falafel and Tzatziki Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Is there a better street food than falafel? The smell of the balls frying, the cool, creamy tzatziki on a muggy New York afternoon. The idea that you are eating something good for you that's on the fried food pyramid. It's really got it all. And it even comes with its own slideshow :) …