Cecilia Freeman

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11 Things We Do That Make Us Miserable

Oftentimes we read about what we can do to increase our happiness through valuable tips, tricks and techniques. I <i>love</i> reading this stuff and noticing the impact it has on my day and my life. Sometimes equally important is identifying what habits we have that negate all of the positive mindset …

Quick Tortilla Soup With Chicken and Avocado Recipe

<b>Note:</b> If you're short on time, then you can buy some good-quality tortilla chips and loosely break those into the soup. Alternatively, fry your own by frying strips of fresh corn tortillas in 350°F oil until crisp and golden brown. Crispy strips can also be made under the broiler: brush tortillas …

Lentils and Brown Rice Make a Serious Power Couple

A perfect protein, Lebanese mujadarra combines lentils and brown rice for a super healthy side dish.<p>The Mediterranean diet gets a lot of hype, and while we're all for whole grains and rich olive oil, let's not let Italy and Greece hog the spotlight. Direct your attention just a little bit east, …

10 New Year's Resolutions to Help You Find Love in 2014

Every year at about this time, people start to think back on the year that is coming to a close, and reflect upon all the things they didn't accomplish that they had hoped they would. For single people, often high up on that list is the fact that they didn't get married or get into that significant …

10 Ways to Treat & Prevent Spider Veins & Varicose Veins

Unsightly spider veins and varicose veins are enough to leave you praying for pants weather. But rather than fall victim to these unfortunate little …

The Easiest Healthy Dinner Recipe EVER

Kitchen-phobic? We promise you can make this!<p>If the last dinner you made came with microwave instructions, it’s time to step it up. <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Jessica Seinfeld (Jerry Seinfield’s wife) serves up yummy recipes with simple instructions in her new book <i>The Can’t Cook Book: Recipes</i> …

Recipes

"Balls In Your Mouth" With Jimmy Fallon & Eddie Vedder (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon)

Comedy

8 Detox Superfoods for Fall

Reach for these detox powerhouses during feasting season<p><i>By Emily Bibb for POPSUGAR Fitness</i><p>With the feasting season quickly approaching, we are here to remind you that your diet is not doomed! The autumnal season is loaded with detox powerhouses; these pieces of produce will naturally help you get …

Healthy Eating

5 Easy Soup Recipes for Blustery Fall Days

They taste SO much better than the canned stuff—and barely take any more effort<p>Eating soup can help you slim down, according to research. But chicken noodle? Been there and done that <i>way</i> too many times. So grab a spoon and try something new. You can make any of these deliciously different soup …

Food

Observing the Earth: Incredible Satellite Photos of Earth from the European Space Agency | Colossal

<p>Though I don’t have a homepage set, the first page in my daily rounds is always the Astronomy Picture of the Day (site currently down), a website …

Quick Weeknight Dinners: Warm Chickpea Salad with Shallots & Red Wine Vinaigrette

Dinner won. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, get yourself over to Willow Bird Baking’s Facebook page so you won’t miss the fun discussions …

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Legs and Butt Workout: Blast Your Lower Half

Get lean legs and a tight butt<p>Perform this legs and butt workout once or twice a week: Starting with the first exercise, slowly complete five reps (it should take about 10 seconds per rep: five up, five down). Continue until you've done every exercise. Do two to four total circuits, switching sides …

Workouts

Simple Meat Ragout for Any Pasta

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1/2 onion, thinly sliced<br>• 3 cloves garlic, minced<br>• 2 cups roughly chopped Slow-Roasted Pork Shoulder or other cooked …

Food

Frankfort Lighthouse | Michigan (by ETCphoto)

<b>Frankfort Lighthouse | Michigan</b> (by ETCphoto)

Stormy Mondays | Widespread Panic Spring 1997

<i>Today marks the third installment of Dan Alford’s long-running Stormy Mondays column on JamBase. Each Monday Alford puts together a selection of</i> …

Widespread Panic Releases Philadelphia '95

Jam titans Widespread Panic continue to put out live archival releases at a furious pace through their <i>Porch Songs</i> series. The newly released</i> …

Music News & Concert Reviews

Featured Articles<p>Festival Lineups<p>Grace Potter, Bruce Hornsby, Wood Brothers & More To Play Inaugural Moonlight MusicFest<p>8:59 am PDT<p>The lineup for the …

Grilled Greek-Style Meatloaf with Herbed Potatoes and Grilled Lemon Recipe

<b>Note</b>: If you prefer to make this in the oven, feel free to. The cooking times will be roughly the same when the oven is set to 350°F. As for the potatoes, you can skip the microwave cooking, in which case they'll need 30 to 40 minutes of oven time depending on size.<p>recipeEvery recipe we publish is …

Spice Rubbed Lamb Chops with Corn Salad Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/4 cup apple cider vinegar1/2 tablespoon sugarKosher salt1/2 red onion, thinly sliced1/2 cup fresh mint leaves, …

Tortilla Española of Summer Squash

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Gabrielle Arnold of Honest Fare gives us a new egg dish, straight from her yaya's kitchen.</i><p><i></i><p>I couldn’t tell you how many times I’ve eaten tortilla Española in my life -- …

Bananas Foster French Toast Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1/2 cup unsalted butter, divided1/3 cup plus 2 tablespoons brown sugar, divided1/4 cup rum4 bananas, sliced into …

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

Unapproved genetically modified wheat found in Oregon

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unapproved genetically engineered wheat has been discovered in an Oregon field, a potential threat to trade with countries that have concerns about genetically modified foods.<p>The Agriculture Department said Wednesday that the genetically engineered wheat is safe to eat and there …

Webinar: The Protein Needs of Older Adults | Today’s Dietitian

New evidence suggests that the current RDA for protein intake may be inadequate for older adults.<p>Join Sharon Palmer, RD, a contributing editor at</i> …

Crockpot Cheesesteak Pulled Chicken

Crockpot Cheesesteak Pulled Chicken.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 29, 2013 140<p>Soooo I probably have to make another batch of this crockpot chicken today.<p>Here’s …

How to Cure Hiccups

I can't remember who first showed me how to cure hiccups. I know it was late in life, sometime in my late thirties. The cure came too late to help me. But, ever since then I have been enormously grateful.<p>Not just for the relief it has provided me in times of need. More importantly, for the …

Sunday Cinema: The John Bonham Story

DAVE GROHL NARRATES AN HOUR-LONG<br>BBC RADIO DOCUMENTARY ABOUT JOHN BONHAM<p>We’re cheating a little bit for this week’s Sunday Cinema selection. While the …