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This Ultra-Fit Couple Designed A Workout To Get Your Core Insanely Strong

Meet Women's Health and Men's Health's first Power Couple.<p>Women's Health <i>partnered with our sibling publication</i> Men's Health <i>to find and recognize Power Couples—ultra-fit pairs who work out together and basically epitomize #</i><i>swolemategoals. Our first Power Couple: trainers Bree Branker and CJ …

Workouts

Sweet Potato Salad With Black Beans and Avocado

In a large pot, boil sweet potatoes in salted water until fork-tender, about 15 minutes. Drain and cool sightly.<p>In a bowl, stir together yogurt, …

9 New Podcasts That Will Be Your Next Obsession

Over the past few years, podcasts have become as much a part of our entertainment habits as watching TV, reading books, or listening to music. Every day, more talented people with stories to tell are getting into the game, and while the result is an industry that’s always fresh and flourishing, it …

Siblings

How to Tell a Good Story, as Explained by George Saunders, Ira Glass, Ken Burns, Scott Simon, Catherine Burns & Others

All of us instinctively respond to stories. This has both positive and negative effects, but if we don't understand it about ourselves, we've won't …

27 Easy Pasta Recipes That Don't Use Sauce From A Jar, Because You Deserve Better

There's a time and a place for jarred tomato sauce. This is not it.<p>You want to make dinner with your eyes closed and both hands tied behind your back, right? It’s just a guess, based on the internet’s mass hysteria over sheet pan dinner recipes and 3-ingredient weeknight wonders.<p>There’s only one …

30 questions to ask a person you're dating

When you’re dating, you spend a lot of time with your person. You can have endless conversations about work, family, and friends, sure, but sometimes …

Want to Fall in Love With Your Partner Again? Science Says to Ask Them These 36 Questions

Love is more than a feeling; it's a choice.<p>Relationships are hard. They can bring out the best in us, yes, but also the worst. They test the very essence of our beings: our capacity for forgiveness; our ability to trust (both ourselves and another); the true extent of our self-love; the strength of …

Relationships

Turns Out, We’ve Been Using Tomato Paste All Wrong

We’ve been using tomato paste all wrong. But now we know better, so we’re going to let you in on a culinary secret that will change the way you cook with it forever. This little tip will not only boost the flavor of your recipes (especially any that start with a can of tomatoes), but it’ll also …

6 Super-Easy Salmon Dinners That Will Help You Get Your Protein Fix

Quick, easy, and delicious.<p>Naturally buttery, flaky, and with a mellowness that meshes with a variety of flavors, salmon is a satiating protein superhero. According to Karen Ansel, R.D., “Salmon is one of nature’s top sources of omega-3 fats, which are key for heart and brain health, and, since our …

We Only Fall in Love with 3 People in Our Lifetime - Each One for a Specific Reason

<i>“Love is just a word until someone comes along and gives it meaning.” ~ Unknown</i><p><i>It’s been said that we really only fall in love with three people in</i> …

Relationships

14 Ways to Turn Last Night’s Grilled Meat into Today’s Lunch

Now that it’s mid-summer, we’re all in the habit of grilling <i>everything</i>. Needless to say, sometimes we get a little too “BBQ-happy” and cook far more chicken or steak than we actually need. So, what are we supposed to do with all of those leftovers? Make tomorrow’s lunch, obviously! After you peruse …

This Mason Jar Lasagna Recipe Is What Lunch Dreams Are Made Of

Lasagna has to be the biggest temptation in the world for going-back-for-seconds (and thirds?), right? A huge tray of meaty, cheesy pasta that’s just asking to be picked at, even when you’re way past full! So let’s prevent the meagre leftovers and too-tight belts by portioning that lasagna up …

Who Needs Tortilla Chips? Smashed-Potato Nachos, Coming Right Up!

Who says you need tortilla chips to make a batch of delicious, ooey-gooey, cheesy nachos? For this crowd-pleasing recipe, we fused two of our favorite appetizers into one. Whip up a batch of crispy smashed potatoes and top with your favorite nacho fixings (beans, check! Salsa, check! Avocado, …

Steam mussels in Clamato: Single Adult Diner | The Star

Steamed mussels are an underrated weeknight meal — they take minutes to cook and are one of the few affordable and sustainable seafood options. They …

Food

13 Ways to Eat a Cheeseburger That Don’t Involve a Bun

When that cheeseburger craving hits, you *have* to satiate it immediately. You probably have the cheese in your fridge, and you’re bound to have a pound or two of ground beef in the back of your freezer, but the one thing you might be missing is the buns that hold everything together. No need to …

11 Things Only Women With IUDs Understand

It's basically like having a class ring planted up inside your vagina. Welcome.<p>Having an IUD is like belonging to a creepy coven of other IUD-having sisters. You've all been through the dreadful insertion process, you're all walking around with little tools in your uteruses, and you're all having …

​A Beginner’s Guide to Meal Prep

This template makes it easy to stick to your healthy eating plan<p>What’s the difference between guys who eat healthy occasionally and guys who eat healthy by default? It’s simple. Those who eat healthy on the regular prep their meals ahead of time.<p>It’s harder to say no to unhealthy convenience …

16 Easy Ground Turkey Recipes for a Lean Mean Dinner

We’re constantly searching for the perfect weeknight dinners. Sometimes we find ourselves focused on one-pot wonders to minimize clean-up. Other times, it’s all about the slow cooker stew so we can simply set it and forget it. But as we phase out of comfort food season and into warmer weather, …

30 Valentine’s Day Cookie Recipes to Swoon Over

Whether you’re spending Valentine’s Day with your S.O. or your squad this year, you’re obviously going to <i>need</i> some sweet treats to celebrate the day. After you’ve found romantic Valentine’s day dinner recipes and cute pink cocktail recipes, it’s time to think about dessert. These Valentine’s …

18 Ways to Get Your Italian Comfort Food Fix at Home

Special date nights <i>may</i> call for dinner at a romantic low-lit Italian restaurant, but when you want to avoid the crowds (or securing a rezzie), cooking at home is key. When you need the comfort of a bowl of pasta or a meatball sub, these 18 recipes will be your saving grace. Grab some charcuterie to …

Increase Your Online Dating Success With These Five Helpful Profile Tips

Building the ideal online dating profile is difficult and can be pretty stressful. If you’re having a hard time gaining traction with your profile, …

Online Dating

The Mathematician Who Will Make You Fall in Love With Numbers

Math conferences don’t usually feature standing ovations, but Francis Su received one last month in Atlanta. Su, a mathematician at Harvey Mudd …

15 Romantically Simple Pasta Dinners That Scream “That’s Amore!”

Italian food boasts romance, especially pasta. Do we even <i>need</i> to mention that *famous* spaghetti scene from <i>Lady and the Tramp</i>? One of the best things about it is that you can achieve elegance through simplicity. After all, no one should be burdened with the stresses of stuffing meat or working with …

Want to Start Dating in 2017? Here's How to Get Back in the Game

Navigating the choppy waters of an ever-thinning dating pool requires effort—effort that still does not guarantee you a decent date. Should you agree …

Make Crispy Quesadillas for a Crowd In Your Oven

Making a quesadilla for one is a ridiculously easy task, but standing over the stove and preparing quesadilla after quesadilla for a hungry mob can …

How to Play Oregon Trail Online FOR FREE

It’s only natural to want to revert back to childhood sometimes. When stressful things start to pile up, few things are more comforting than memories from long ago, whether that means watching your favorite childhood movies or looking back at old photos. But now we’ve got a whole new way for you to …

25 Great Stocking Stuffers Under $30

Fill up their stockings without emptying out your wallet<p>Men’s Health <i>may earn commissions on products that are independently selected by our editorial team.</i><p>While it may feel like filling out your own socks requires performing calf raises into eternity, you can bulk up your family’s stockings in a …

17 Weeknight Wonders That Are Ready in 15 Minutes

Quick and simple — words we live by throughout the week when it comes to making dinner. We long for one-pot pastas to minimize clean-up, and we crave 30-minute meals to save precious time. Ah, and let’s not forget those glorious slow cooker meals! It doesn’t get much better than a hot and ready …

65 Insanely Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes to Keep You Busy Through the Holidays

Nothing gets you in the Christmas spirit quite like making a mess in the kitchen with sugar, flour, and *all* the sprinkles. That’s right; holiday cookie season is officially underway and we couldn’t be more excited. Thankfully, you don’t have to be a trained pastry chef to create the perfect milk …

18 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Recipe Ideas That Are (Almost) Too Sweet to Eat

Christmas is right around the corner, so everyone’s ready to PAR-TAY. Whether you’ll be hosting a bash or two or attending as a guest, leave cookies and cocktails to someone else. Instead, bring out *the* sweet treat that’s guaranteed to get the most oh-em-gees: cupcakes. You can’t go wrong with …