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Sweet Potato Waffles, Sweet or Savory Recipe on Food52

• 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted<br>• 2 1/2 cups flour<br>• 2 tablespoons brown sugar (increase up to 1/4 or 1/3 cup if you know you want your waffles for something sweet)<br>• 2 1/4 teaspoons baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon orange zest<br>• 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger<br>• 4 large eggs, lightly …

Egg Drop Soup with Ginger, Chiles + Spring Peas Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Egg drop soup is an early food memory for me, brought home in Styrofoam cartons from a cheap Chinese takeout restaurant and slurped in thick, salty swallows. The lacy egg, though, always seemed to be a bit out of place in such a humble dish, so I thought that giving it a touch of …

Eggs in Spicy Minted Tomato Sauce Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is a riff on shakshuka, the Israeli dish of eggs poached in tomato sauce. I love the combination of tomato, mint, and chili, especially with eggs. This is my go-to weeknight meal, because it's fast, cheap, and flavorful enough to feel really special. You can cook the eggs to …

How to Make Vegan Cheese at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: McKel Hill of Nutrition Stripped makes a cheesy, cheese-free spread that you can eat on anything from salads to potatoes to sandwiches.</i><p>Cashew …

7 Reasons to Work Out in the Morning

Because who wants to blow off an ugly sweater party just to go to the gym?

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Sweat It Out With This Cycling Workout

Killer playlist totally included. Get ready to get pumping<p>You may be able to sweat out a tough 45-minute group ride, but on your own that's likely less realistic. This cycling workout will keep you committed and riding hard for about 20 to 30 minutes.<p>The first step is creating a playlist with seven …

Visual Workout: Five-Minute Plank to Abs of Steel

The abdominal muscle group is the strongest muscle group in the body, and it influences every physical activity you can imagine. From sitting in a chair and walking in the park to running and throwing a ball, all are influenced by the ability of the strength, speed and coordination generated to be …

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9 Easy Ways to Become Fitter This Year

Alli Page<p>Read full profile<p>With the New Year upon us, it seems resolutions are on everyone’s minds with hashtags, tweets, and facebook statuses …

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Get More from Your Workouts

The best 20-minute total-body workout

Corey Jenkins / Getty<p>Corey Jenkins / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 20<p><b>Exercises</b> 16<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Any guy who goes to the gym on a regular basis probably wonders, "What …

Vegetable Shepherd’s Pie

10 Servings<p>Lentils and fresh and dried mushrooms give this vegetarian casserole its meaty character. You can prepare most of it in advance and bake it just before your guests arrive.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Topping<p>3 pounds russet potatoes, unpeeled<p>3 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes, unpeeled<p>½ cup (1 …

Italian Vegetable Stew

6 to 8 Servings<p>This Italian vegetable stew recipe is a perfect way to use day-old bread. Recipe by Brandon Jew, Bar Agricole, San Francisco<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ 1-lb. loaf sourdough bread, torn into 2” pieces (about 6 cups)<p>1 bunch collard greens, center ribs and stems removed<p>1 bunch Tuscan or …

It's Winter, So It's Time to Cook with Carrots—Here's How

Why you should stock up on carrots at the farmers' market, and 22 recipes for using them<p>Right now, your local farmers' market might be looking a little...thin. All you can find are carrots and potatoes. But that's not a bad thing! Carrots are an incredibly flexible staple, lending sweetness to …

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What's Better For Building Muscle: Heavier Weights or More Reps?

Should you do more reps or lift heavier weights?<p><b>The question:</b> If I want to build more muscle, should I lift heavier weights or do more reps with lighter weights?<p><b>The expert:</b> Lee Boyce, C.P.T., owner of Boyce Training Systems in Toronto<p><b>The answer:</b> Actually, you need to do both if you want to see …

The Sub: Alternative Salad Greens

Wintertime can feel like a desert, culinarily speaking. Gone are the vivid stone fruits of summer and bright spring greens, replaced by root …

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