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33 Vegan Dinner Recipes That We Just Love

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What to Read in February

Zadie Smith’s wry, vibrant observations, natural disasters on land and sea, and a few real-life assassinations round out this month’s collection of great reads.<p>Lest you forget that <b>Zadie Smith’s</b> output encompasses several masterful careers, please allow <i>Feel Free</i> (Penguin Press), her new collection …

Books

Roasted Squash and Grains with Tahini-Honey

2 servings<p>Make a double batch of the tahini-honey sauce at the beginning of the week to use on salads, as a dip for crunchy vegetables, or drizzled over seared salmon.<p>December 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup farro or barley<p>Kosher salt<p>1 acorn squash (about 1¼ pounds), cut into 1¼-inch wedges<p>1 large red …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Rice Noodles with Cashew Sauce and Crunchy Veg

2 servings<p>This recipe is inspired by Gado-gado, a colorful and crunchy Indonesian salad, made with a wide array of raw and cooked vegetables (and sometimes noodles). The dressing is usually peanut-based, but we used cashews. Feel free to try another tender nut such as pistachios or pecans …

Yoga Journal's 10 Most Practiced Sequences of 2017

1.5K<p>SHARES<p>We thought we needed yoga before, but this year made it nonnegotiable. Your clicks tell us you feel the same. They also say that along with …

2017 Books by Vanity Fair Contributors: The Complete Guide

For last-minute gift giving or simply making a holiday reading list.<p>It’s been a year to remember. <b>Cardi B</b> conquered the charts, the MeToo hashtag became a movement, and Merriam-Webster dubbed “feminism” the word of the year, while Oxford Dictionaries went with “youthquake.”<p>Two thousand seventeen was</i> …

Books

Holiday Crinkle Cookies Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This holiday cookie recipe is easy, delicious, cute and crinkly. —Regan Baroni<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> These holiday crinkle cookies are old-school (in a good way). As my kitchen filled with the scent of baking chocolate, I remembered the cookies my grandmother used to make. Regan Baroni's …

Dessert

Take a Literary Tour of the U.S. with These 50 State-Set Books

<b>Alabama</b><p>This Pulitzer Prize winner from Harper Lee is one of the great American novels. Fifty years after its publication, its ruminations on race, injustice, and morality remain as relevant as ever, and crusading attorney Atticus Finch is one of literature’s finest characters.<p><b>Alaska</b><p><i>The Call of the</i> …

13 Healthy Cookbooks That Changed the Way We Eat

Food

Salted Chocolate Chip Tahini Cookies

5K<p>4K<p>17<p>Shares 9K<p>Whenever I mention “Chocolate Chip Cookies,” this recipe seems to come up in the conversation. I’ve been making chocolate chip cookies …

Dessert

13 Best Rooftop Bars in Chicago

Where to get a drink—and a view—in the Windy City.<p>In the city that invented the skyscraper, could anything feel as resplendent as lounging at the top of one for a cocktail with a view? Many rooftop bars spread throughout Chicago serve up birds' eye views of some of the city's most spectacular …

Chicago River

The 5 Most Popular Cities to Visit in 2017

These days, it seems like more and more people are traveling the world (in fact, a recent survey by travel agency eDreams determined that millennials …

Hospitality

18 Cute Hiking Boots to Take You From Trail to Town

These hiking boots are just as stylish as they are comfortable.<p>For some travelers, summer may be the season of beach getaways, but for others, the …

Stop What You're Doing And Make This Banana Bread Ice Cream Cake Right Now

Your life will change FOREVER.<p>3 bananas<p>¼ cup butter, melted<p>1 egg<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 ½ cups flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>Pinch of salt<p>2 cups vanilla Ice cream, softened<p>2 cups chocolate ice cream, softened<p>1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C).<p>2. In a bowl, mash the bananas with a fork.<p>3. Add …

Dessert

The Best Movies and TV Shows of 2017, So Far

Get Out, Big Little Lies, The Beguiled, The Handmaid’s Tale, and 16 more films and series that wowed us in the first half of the year.<p>As we head off to our Fourth of July holidays to celebrate what’s left of America, it’s time to take a look back at the year we’ve had so far. Somehow we’re halfway …

TV

This 20-Minute Power Yoga Workout Will Strengthen and Stretch From Head to Toe

Yoga is a great addition to any fitness routine. Unlike your high-intensity interval training (HIIT) workouts or weight-lifting sessions, yoga is …

The Fierce Yoga Flow That Feels Amazing After A Big Night Out

<i>We're pumped to present our favorite story of the week from our pals at POPSUGAR Fitness!</i><p>While plenty of people swear by Bikram yoga, but I believe …

Magic Cake Is the Miracle Dessert You Need in Your Life

Whenever the dessert menu rolls around, there’s always that moment where you think, “Is it socially acceptable for me to get one of everything?” Our vote: duh. Maybe you do, or maybe you just decide to go for one. But if deep down you’re digging into a chocolate mousse but wishing for a platter of …

A Yoga Sequence to Help You Commit to Daily Practice

Discover how a single sequence, when practiced consistently, can provide grounding, openness, and a greater sense of stability in all aspects of your …

The Post

10 Creative Ways to Use Props in Your Practice

Not only do props help you find more space, freedom and stability in your poses, they’re also great teaching tools with endless uses if you get …

The Post

The Japanese Breakfast You Can Actually Make on a Weekday Morning

A breakfast bowl worth making every morning, because the Japanese always seem to do it better.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>I only justified …

Breakfast

Everything You Need for the 2016 Food Lover's Cleanse

We've put together a shopping list, printable recipes, and everything else you'll need for our 6th annual Food Lover's Cleanse.<p>We are so excited to be launching the Sixth Annual Food Lover’s Cleanse on January 2. This year, we're bringing you a handful of all-new recipes, as well as some of our …

Nutrition

35 Weeknight Vegetarian Recipes to Embrace #MeatlessMonday

These hearty vegetarian mains prove going meatless isn't all salads.<p><b>With so many tasty, hearty vegetarian</b> options, it's never been easier to skip the meat for a day or two. These vegetarian mains are filling and fast enough to get on the table tonight.

Cooking

Downward-Facing Dog

Learn how to achieve Downward-Facing Dog, a beginner's pose that both opens and strengthens the upper body—making it a great preparation for …

3 Safe-Alignment Modifications for Chaturanga Dandasana

24<p>SHARES<p>Try these subtle, yet safe tweaks to Chaturanga if you struggle with the pose.<p><b>Next in YOGAPEDIA</b> Learn to move from your midline, or central …

Yoga

Chaturanga Dandasana

Master Downward Facing Dog, a beginner's pose that both opens and strengthens the upper body—great preparation for inversions.<p>Deepen your hamstring …

Yoga

7 Oyster Common Mistakes, from Shucking to Storing

When it comes to cooking or preparing oysters, there are a lot of rules—make sure you're not breaking any with this rundown of the most common mistakes<p>It's one thing to belly up to your favorite oyster bar and order a dozen. It's another if you want to order a dozen from your fish monger and crack …

Oysters

This App Tells You Where Can You Walk to in 5 Minutes

What's within a five-minute walk? The Walkonomics app, which crowdsources data so that you have an idea of how safe, hilly, or scenic a walk is, …

Apps

The Chicest Multi-Purpose Charging Power Pack

<b>Product</b>: ZipStick Portable Power with Light + Alarm <b><br>Price:</b> $34.99 <b><br>Rating:</b> Recommend*<p>Portable chargers are pretty much a new purse requirement. I don't …

Gear & Gadgets

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

Breakfast