Jennifer Pritchard

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10 Everday Chores That Will Keep Your Home Clean

Sometimes all you have to do are simple tasks, everyday, to keep your home neat and clean. From the kitchen to the bathroom, if you make a point to …

10 Tastemakers' Thanksgiving Traditions

How designers, authors, and more celebrate.<p>The food we serve, the dishes we use, the things we do...on this day, it's all about the comfort of customs. Here, designers, authors, event planners, and a chef share how they celebrate Thanksgiving.

10 Kitchen Details That Wow

Inspiration for your kitchen design.<p>From eye-catching wallpaper to stunning lighting fixtures, it's all in the details with these kitchen designs.

Farrow & Ball

Study: Eating Organic Food Associated With Longer Lives (in Flies)

Fruit flies fed organic produce from Whole Foods lived longer and laid more eggs than those fed the store's conventionally grown offerings.<p>Mike Blake/Reuters<p><b>PROBLEM:</b> Last September when Stanford researchers came out with findings that organic food doesn't confer any additional nutritional value, …

Experts on the evolution of human nutrition

Want to eat a diet that mimics that of our Paleolithic ancestors? It might be a little more complicated than what the popular books say.<p>The fact is, …

10 Smart (and Affordable) Space-Savers for the Kitchen

Most of us probably don’t have as large of kitchens as we would like. It seems like there is always plenty – and then some – of stuff to fill the …

Before & After: Simple Chair Facelift + Den/Workspace Redo

Today’s makeovers are from both ends of the Before & After spectrum: a small change that makes a big difference and a big change that completely …

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

Wall Art

39 Fresh Green Thanksgiving Décor Ideas

Green color is not typical for Thanksgiving décor but why not use this fresh in all senses idea? Green tablecloths, napkins, table runners and …

8 Tricks to Expand a Small Space

From hanging floor-to-ceiling curtains to using mirrors strategically, find out how to make a small room look bigger by tricking the eye with these design tips. See more ways to make the most of a small space.<p><b>1. Window Treatments</b><p>Hang curtain rods and draperies at the ceiling to make the room feel …

Small Spaces

Why Butter Is A Health Food

Butter is a health food. There, I said it. I don’t just love butter because it tastes better than margarine. I don’t just love it because I think …

Health Benefits Of Eggs

<i>Welcome to Ask Healthy Living -- in which you submit your most burning health questions and we do our best to ask the experts and get back to you. Have a question? Get in touch here and you could appear on Healthy Living!</i><p>"Ask Healthy Living" is for informational purposes only and is not a …

The Great Salt Debate: So Bad?

This week experts warned against the dangers of overdoing low-sodium diets. That's a step toward what salt advocates like "The Salt Guru" Morton Satin have enjoined for years.<p>quinndombrowski/flickr<p>When I first meet Morton Satin, he's seated in an office chair on a Tuesday morning, shaking his head …

Is it time to stop blaming insulin for “fat storage”?

Source: Saltiel & Kahn 2001.<p>Crack open any physiology textbook and chances are you’ll learn that after eating any normal meal, the release of insulin …

Is sugar really toxic?

Consumption is as high as it’s been at any point in history — and we may be poisoning ourselves<p>Ferris Jabr<p>July 15, 2013 10:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Our very first experience of exceptional sweetness—a dollop of buttercream frosting on a parent’s finger; …

Cholesterol-lowering Statin Drugs Provide No Benefit: Study of 4 Million People

<i>Aside from demonstrating that statins provide no benefit to most people, this study also demonstrates that the so-called gold standard, randomized</i> …

Poliquin Tips

Is Gluten-Free a Fad Diet?

September 04 2013<p>This Gluten-Free Thing Is a Really Overblown Fad!<p>By Mark Sisson<p>This is a comment I’m starting to see more and more often. Go to any …

Dietary fructose feeding increases adipose methylglyoxal accumulation in rats in association with low expression and activity of glyoxalase-2.

2013 Aug 21;5(8):3311-28. doi: 10.3390/nu5083311.<p>1Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, …

What Carbonation Might Have To Do With The Soda-Obesity Link

Sugar in soda is a known culprit in promoting diabetes and obesity. But a new study takes a look at <i>another</i> potential player in the soda-obesity equation: carbonation.<p>New research published in the journal Gastroenterology suggests that carbonation in sugary drinks can affect the brain's perception …

14 Ways Sugar Is Secretly Evil

Put down that can of Coke. You won't want it after reading this.

Diabetes

Aging Well: Keeping Blood Sugar Low May Protect Memory

There's a growing body of evidence linking elevated blood sugar to memory problems.<p>For instance, earlier this year, a study published in the <i>New England Journal of Medicine</i> concluded that higher glucose may be a risk factor for dementia, even among people without type 2 diabetes.<p>So the question is, …

Easy Paleo Pumpkin Bread Recipe | Elana's Pantry

With 8 healthy ingredients, this easy Paleo Pumpkin Bread recipe is a cinch to make and absolutely delicious. Made with high-protein almond flour, my …