Liz Robinson

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How to Fall Asleep in Under a Minute

<i>Tech savvy</i>. <i>Culturally aware</i>. <i>Underemployed</i>. <i>Spiritual</i> but not <i>religious</i>.<p>These are all words and phrases that have come to be associated with the …

Harvard

25 Healthy Dinner Recipes for Two

One might be the loneliest number, but two is pretty difficult too—at least when it comes to making dinner. Whether you’re wooing a significant …

Cooking

Grilled Vegetable and Rice Salad with Fish-Sauce Vinaigrette

4 to 6 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Salad<p>1/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut (optional)<p>Vegetable oil<p>12 okra pods<p>3 ears of corn, shucked<p>2 large zucchini, halved lengthwise, centers scooped out<p>2 long red chiles (such as Holland or Anaheim), stemmed<p>1 small eggplant, cut lengthwise into 1' slices<p>1 …

Seafood

Pad Thai

2 Servings<p>This pad Thai recipe is not the dish from the neighborhood take-out joint. "It ain't made with chicken," says Ricker, whose traditional take—pleasantly funky with fish sauce and preserved radish and a touch sour from tamarind—is meant to be eaten in the evening as a stand-alone …

Tamarind

17 Delicious Indian Foods That You Can Make At Home

Even better than take-out.

Thai Beef with Basil

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>Basil is wilted like a leafy green in this thai beef stir fry recipe, then added raw at the end for a double dose of its aromatic flavor.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided<p>6 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>2 red chiles, thinly …

Spices

4 Skin-Care Products You Should Be Using Before Bedtime

<b>2. Retinol</b><br>"Retinol is pivotal in repairing the skin on a molecular level," says Graf. "The vitamin A works to form bonds with the skin’s DNA to repair skin from damage done the day before, as well as to build collagen." Coupling retinol with a moisturizer, like <b>Kate Somerville RetAsphere 2-in-1</b> …

The Best Soups for Fall: Curried Chicken Wild Rice Soup

This is a more classic "northland" soup, as the wild rice harvest is going on in northern Minnesota. I love this soup for family or for entertaining. …

The 5 biggest myths about metabolism - CNN.com

When faced with unwanted weight, it's easy to place the blame on your metabolism.<p><b>(Life by DailyBurn)</b> -- A source of confusion for some and a scapegoat for extra weight around the midsection for others, metabolism has long been a topic of hot conversation. Without it, we would lack the energy to get …

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

<b>1. Moisturizing Mask</b><p>Honey is a natural humectant, meaning it draws moisture from the air into the skin and ensures it's retained it in the layers where it’s needed most for penetrating, long-lasting hydration.<p><b>Try it:</b> Spread one teaspoon raw honey on clean, dry skin, and let sit for 15-20 minutes. …

The Crazy-Impressive Fish Dish You Can Totally Make

Plus, if you're not a searing master/sushi chef/overall seafood-cooking queen, no worries! This recipe literally involves pouring shrimp, red peppers, cucumbers, red onions, lemon and lime juice, chili powder, sea salt, cilantro, and avocado into a bowl. Really.<p>Get a recipe demo from chef Candice …

21 Ways To Flatten Your Belly

<b>1. Exercise with Friends</b><br>Instead of catching up with friends over food and drinks, suggest a reunion on the move—you're likely to work out 104 percent harder if you have an exercise buddy. Suggest a weekly walk-and-talk session, form a friendly fitness club, or take advantage of gym specials …

4 Ways to Burn More Fat

<b>Lift Weights</b><br>When trainer Tia Falcone helped Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri shed 50 pounds, weight training was essential to her success. "All women need to gain as much muscle as humanly possible,” she says. “That's what's going to make you smaller, and it raises your base metabolism permanently." …

It Took Me 5 Years to Lose 40 Pounds Because of These Mistakes

<b>Before (1999)</b> <b><br>I Always Skipped Breakfast</b><br>I knew I needed to eat less, so I would hold off on eating until I was absolutely famished, which meant nothing until lunchtime. Not only did this slow down my metabolism, but I also ended up feeling so hungry that I ate a much bigger lunch than I normally …

Fitness

Roasted Chipotle Chicken Taco Stacks.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 28, 2014 49<p>If I could do one thing right now it would be to crawl inside these cheesy layers and take a nap.<p>Really it’s just …

7 Research-Backed Breakfast Tips for Faster Weight Loss

Want to fend off breakfast boredom <i>and</i> lose some pounds? We've rounded up a week's worth of ideas for your a.m. meals.<p>If you're trying to lose weight, it's smart to make your morning meal count. Hit your goals in no time with these tasty, zero-deprivation tactics, all of which have been proven by …

Jeffrey Morgenthaler’s Grasshopper Shake Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Not many of us have ordered Grasshoppers in the past 40 years, and it's easy to …

7 Foods I Prep Each Week to Make Sure I Eat as Healthy as Possible

Keri Glassman, R.D., shares the 30-minute routine that helps her make more nutritious choices all week long.<p>Sure, you <i>want</i> to reach for a healthy snack—but if you forgot to pack cut-up veggies and the vending machine is <i>right there</i>, then odds are you're going to go with the bag of pretzels. If you …

10 Healthy-Eating Rules Almost All Nutritionists Agree On

This is the closest thing to an eat-right bible that you're going to find.<p>Sometimes, eating healthy can seem so confusing. Fat is bad—no, it's good. Snacking should be avoided—but you should eat several mini-meals each day. There's a lot of conflicting nutrition information out there, but believe …

4 Foods That Burn Belly Fat

Research shows that our bodies' inner eat-and-sleep clocks have been thrown completely out of whack, thanks to cues we send it all day with the wrong foods. The result: You're caught in a "fat cycle": a constant flow of hunger hormones that makes your cravings almost irresistible. But if you tune …

Joan Nathan's Chosen Challah Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> How to make a perfect challah -- for any time of year, or especially for Rosh …

slow-and-low dry rub oven chicken

Five years ago, I fell in love with dry-rub barbecue. Prior to the summer of 2008, I naively believed that the only way to make ribs deliciously on …

sweet potato cake with marshmallow frosting

I hope you don’t mind me going briefly off-topic here. I know that the holiday week demands exclusive chatter about giblets and squash and all the …

Recipe: Basic Breakfast Tacos — Recipes from The Kitchn

I've never met a breakfast taco I didn't like. But the kind that truly impress me, and that I turn to again and again, are simple and …

Eggs