Jen Evarts

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How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

'Charlie Hebdo' Shooting Rampage Is Fourth Attack In Three Weeks to Raise Terror Concerns In France | VICE News

Today's attack by masked gunman on the offices of satirical magazine <i>Charlie Hebdo</i> in France, in which 12 people were killed, is the latest in a string of terror attacks that have put the country on edge over the past month.<p>Ten journalists and three cartoonists were killed today at <i>Charlie Hebdo</i>, a …

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Tie Dye

The good, the bad, and the fugly trends rated by 1,000 men.<p><b>What the hell were men thinking</b> when they began wearing platform shoes and jumpsuits in the '70s? Or in the '80s, when neon and silk took a decade-long barf on the brotherhood of man? Not to mention the '90s, when somehow we saw fit to walk …

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Email templates for 27 of your toughest work tasks

Communication is hard work. A 2012 survey by McKinsey found that highly skilled desk workers spent an average of 28% of their work weeks dealing with …

Insanely Good: Guilt-Free Sweet Potato Fries

A recipe for the best sweet potato fries you will ever make in your oven<p>Nothing sparks a craving for comfort food like a natural disaster, and while I was lucky enough to have a working gas range while the power was knocked out, I couldn’t make the thing I really wanted: sweet potato fries.<p>I’ll …

New Ways to Cook Brussels Sprouts

Your 8-year-old self probably turned her tiny nose up at Brussels sprouts (or anything green and healthy). Hopefully by now you’ve stopped hiding veggies in your napkin and instead you're looking for more ways to eat foods like mini cabbages. And who could blame you? Brussels sprouts are brimming …

8 Sinful-Sounding, Low-Calorie Muffin Recipes

If you’re trying to eat a clean and healthy diet, muffins may be on your off-limits list. The packaged varieties at the grocery store are often made with white flour and contain boatloads of sugar. Plus, a large three-inch treat has approximately 550 calories!<p>But your sweet tooth is bound to beckon …

5 New Ways to Use Avocado

Avocados aren't just delicious—they're brimming with health benefits. For starters, they’re high in potassium (half an avocado contains 487 milligrams, more than you’ll find in a medium banana), which can help lower blood pressure. Their healthy fats (the monounsaturated kind) can help fight high …

Four Rules For a Healthy Dessert | Cheat Day

What happens when you pair a doctor who focuses on nutrition with a world-renown pastry chef? You get an amazingly healthy dessert that doesn't taste like diet food.<p>We asked Melina Jampolis, M.D., an internist and board certified physician nutrition specialist, to come up with four rules for a …

Cheat Day | Chocolate-Avocado Vegan Cupcakes

There are two interesting (OK, a little off-putting) things about this recipe: 1) It doesn't contain butter (ah!) and 2) one of its main ingredients is avocado.<p>Was I really about to embark on making a guacamole cupcake? Absolutely. I couldn't deny that Joy Wilson's picture of her beautiful cupcakes …

Healthy Chocolate Cocktails

<b>PEPPERMINT TEA CHOCOLATE MARTINI</b> This unique combination of flavors is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth without packing on the calories during cocktail hour. Using tea in the recipe maintains the rich flavor, adds volume, and can actually help relieve stress, ensuring cocktail hour is really happy …