Jermaine Washington

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Cheesy Brussels Sprouts and Mushrooms Are a Surprisingly Low-Calorie Side Dish

Up your Brussels sprouts game with this mushroom-packed skillet side dish. Shopping hint: Cremini mushrooms are often labeled as baby bellas; there’s …

Healthy Eating

Four scenic trips on four wheels in Northern California

There are few destinations that so readily call to mind the idea of a road trip as the American West, and in many cases, that brings up mental images of a convertible winding along the jagged windswept California coast where it meets the Pacific Ocean.<p>While Southern California lays claim to the …

This Is the Secret to the Best Shrimp Boil Ever

The easy, fun, one-pot feast known as a Shrimp Boil would benefit from a more precise and descriptive name. Sure, it features fresh shrimp, but the …

Seafood

Coconut milk marinade helps grilled chicken rise to occasion

The revolution demands: Rise up. And desks heed the call. Enough of sitting idle, standing still, holding steady at 29 1/2 inches above the carpeting. Now: They rise.<p>Which comes as a surprise to the home-office worker. Alone with coffee and kitchen table, she had no idea this rebellion was brewing. …

Where to Eat in West Seattle

Tucked away in the southwestern corner of Seattle such that it often feels like its own city entirely, West Seattle is renowned for its laidback vibe, community feel, beautiful views, flea markets, and, of course, the closest thing this area has to a Southern California boardwalk beach in Alki, …

Your Mouth Will Water at the Sight of These 14 Avocado Salads

If you're looking to spice up how you use an avocado, then we've got you covered — we, too, can only eat so many avo toasts. These avocado salads are perfect for when you want to eat something filling but still healthy. From adding Mexican beans to making a tequila-poppyseed vinaigrette, these …

Recipes

The Legend of Zelda Games, Ranked From Worst To Best

It is now time to rank all the <i>Zelda</i> games.<p><b>UPDATE (3/13/2018):</b> <i>Now that</i> Breath of the Wild <i>has been out for a year, I’ve updated this post (which</i> …

2017 Subaru Forester

As practical as it looks.<p><b>Overview:</b> It’s hip to be square. Witness the 2017 Subaru Forester; short of Mercedes-Benz’s ancient G-class, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a vehicle with a blockier shape in today’s automotive market. Although the Forester’s 34 cubic feet of cargo room behind its rear …

20 Easy Steak Recipes That Are Healthy and Delicious

Written by: Mike Matthews<p><b>Think steak is a special-occasion food? Think again.</b> <b>These 20 steak recipes are easy enough to make any night of the …

Food

6 Stunning Swimming Holes Near Portland

Given Portland's rainy reputation, you might assume that swimming is to Oregon as skiing is to, say…Florida. And for much of the year, you wouldn’t …

7 signs you're on your way to a sexless marriage

Although the average American couple has sex 1.2 times a week, research also reveals that 20% of married couples haven't had sex in the last month, …

New Shade Of Blue Set To Change Our Homes For The Better

This pigment is nontoxic and so bold and durable that it won't ever fade.<p>The color you see below is no ordinary hue.<p>It's one of the world's newest -- and perhaps most vivid -- shades of blue. It also happens to be the result of a brilliant mistake.<p>A team of chemists discovered YInMn blue during a …

How To Rebuild Your Wardrobe With 16 Items

Rebuild your wardrobe with just 16 items? You bet. Ryan Gosling said so. There's that line in the film 'Crazy, Stupid, Love' (the long weekend had us …

41 Salmon Recipes for All Your Roasting, Grilling, and Pan-Searing Needs

Salmon just never seems to get old. Here are our best easy salmon recipes to make with our favorite weeknight dinner protein.<p>We love salmon for a million reasons, but #1 is definitely salmon's versatility. Whether grilled, roasted, pan-seared, or smoked, this weeknight dinner all-star never gets …

Seafood

20 Things Only Formerly-Overweight People Know

At the end of every weight loss show, contestants parade across a television studio stage in form-fitting, trendy clothes that show off their new …

An Easy 6-Day Plan to Lose 10 Pounds

Get the motivation you need to slim down and stick with it.<p>If you could design your dream diet, what would it include? Lots of variety so meals and snacks never get boring? Plenty of treats? A day to cheat a little? Well, we hear you — and we've worked all that into our program. Follow this easy …

Fitness

15 lifelong money lessons you're never taught in school

Less than half of states in the US require that students at public high schools take a personal finance class before they graduate.<p>At the end of the day, many of us are never taught money basics — we simply learn through trial and error upon entering the "real world."<p>Here are 15 essential money …

Apex Predators: The Real Four-Door Sports Cars

If you want to have some fun on a twisting back road, but you can't escape the practicality of a four-door arrangement, there is a whole class of super sedans to fit your needs. The best of the best have six- or eight-cylinder engines and often some kind of forced induction. These sedans mean …

The 'Julia Child of Weed' Explains How You're Making Edibles Wrong

The average pot enthusiast is more likely to dump an ounce of mids into some brownie batter than whip up something digestible and effective, so we asked the author of 'The 420 Gourmet,' to share some of his best tips to up your cannabis cooking.<p>Concocting your own pot brownies has long been a …

5 Books That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Sometimes, all you need is a reminder of where you're headed.<p>I am an avid reader. I read because there is so much incredible material out there to learn from, but I also read to stay inspired. In the same way movies and YouTube montages and podcasts inspire, books can have a tremendous impact on …

Grilled Appetizers

Add excitement to summer barbecues with these hot-off-the-grill, party-ready appetizers. Whether you want spicy shrimp skewers or sweet potato …

Cooking

Local Experts

This curious strip of avant-garde art galleries, funky boutiques, and affordable ethnic eateries has recently sprung up in an otherwise quiet section …

The foodie's guide to seeing Portland

If there’s one thing hipsters know, it’s food. Food that looks good, food that tastes fresh, food that’s sustainable, food that brings people …

Oregon

14 books that will change the way you think about money

A lot of what holds people back from financial success are their thoughts and beliefs about money — not their job title or salary.<p>It turns out, you're probably already making enough money to become rich, as David Bach preaches in "The Automatic Millionaire"; and you <i>can</i> splurge on a $4 mocha and …

He Said Yes! Women Around the World Propose to Their Boyfriends on Leap Day

Feb. 29 comes only once every four years, bringing with it a whole slew of superstitions and folklore.<p>leap day not only means an extra day on the …

Relationships

Sights & Bites: What to Eat While Touring Portland, Oregon

Travel<p>The culinary style in PDX (Portland’s airport code and local nickname) blends fresh, Pacific Northwest ingredients with the city’s signature quirkiness.

grilled cheese

Where Ruth Reichl Eats When She Visits Portland

Last week, six-time James Beard Award-winning author Ruth Reichl passed through Portland to give a lecture at OSU's Food Innovation Center, and after her talk, Eater caught up with the food writing legend to ask where she eats when she's visiting Portland. Reichl said she'd recently eaten at …

Oregon

4 Ultra-Secure Dividend Stocks on Sale to Buy Now and Hold Forever

One nice result from the volatility in the markets over the past seven weeks is to lower prices on the stocks that investors who need consistent and …

Investing

2015 Subaru WRX Reviews and Rating

2015 subaru wrx Model Overview<p>Vehicle Overview<p>The Subaru WRX and Subaru WRX STI are pretty much all-new this year. No longer replete with the Impreza badge, the WRX and WRX STI are still the street-going rally-rockets you know and love, but with new sheetmetal, a new engine, and sharper steering. …

7-Layer Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe

Buffalo chicken dip gets the seven-layer treatment with refried beans, pepper jack cheese, blue cheese crumbles, crispy bacon, and more.<p>Why It Works<p>Mixing ranch dressing into the cream cheese and Buffalo sauce into the refried beans thins them to minimize chip breakage while maximizing flavor.<br>• Three …