Jamie Hodge

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How to Cross 'Writing a Book' Off Your Bucket List | Inc.com

Writing a book is a high-ranking bucket list goal for many people. One of the reasons that this goal tends to stay on our bucket lists for far too long is that we're out of practice in the art of writing. Like any other large-scale goal, the key to success is to slowly chip away at it over time, …

Creative Writing

How to Get Into the Best Shape of Your Life, According to Science

Studies suggest protein-pacing helps fit people get even fitter. An expert breaks down what you need to know.<p>Maybe your goal pace feels just out of …

Nutrition

The Ultimate Guide to the World's Best Barbecue Recipes

In the States, we often think of barbecue as a Dixieland delicacy, but communal round-the-fire cooking is of course much older than America itself. …

BBQ

12 Great New Books To Bring To The Beach This Summer

A good beach read might be as ubiquitous a summer staple as sunscreen, but what makes a book a beach read is harder to define. Should it be fast-paced? High energy? Physically light? (Never mind emotionally ― tears are just salt water, anyway!)<p>True, the label can be used as condescendingly as …

Books

Learn This Simple Technique And You Will Do A Lot More In Less Time

Procrastination, overworking, and burnout seem like constant fixtures in the modern work world. As a result, you lose motivation for activities you …

ginger mango chicken en papillote - Jelly Toast

April 22, 2013<p>I forgot how much I loved cooking in parchment or ‘en papillote’ as the French would say. At least, I think it’s the French. Nothing …

Flavors

Making a springtime dinner? Pair a salad with it.

A good salad is all about balance and variety in flavors and textures. Here are eight Recipe Finder picks that achieve the ideal and go perfectly with a springtime meal.<p><i>[Cook your way through spring with these 5 main ingredients]</i><p>Tender Green Salad With Strawberries, Cucumber, Pistachio and Basil. A …

Flavors

3-Minute Mug Cakes 4 Ways by Tasty

Add These 17 Slow Cooker Chicken Dinners to Your Meal Plan

The make-ahead magic of the slow cooker does it again. With the right recipes, this handy appliance is one of the best tools in the kitchen for …

Cooking

10 Delicious Trader Joe's Meal Hacks to Make Dinner Easy

How can you hack a delicious homemade meal in minutes without resorting to a frozen entree? We asked our editors to share their tips for fast, easy, and <i>tasty</i> dinners thrown together with a handful of Trader Joe's products, so you can become an even savvier cook on busy weeknights. With a …

Healthy Eating

These 12 slow cooker recipes are perfect for spring

Don't pack up that Crockpot just yet.<p>Slow cooking can and should be done all year round. You'll be glad to have this kitchen appliance when you want …

Cooking

Insanely Easy Weeknight Dinners To Try This Week

Every week, we're delivering five easy-to-make, insanely delicious dinners, so you can put that takeout habit on hold.<p>Monday: Loaded Baked Sweet …

Food

You Should Make One Of These Seven Brunch Recipes This Weekend

Brunch it up!

Breakfast

10 Trusted Decorating Tips from a Prop Stylist That You Can Use at Home

The beautiful spaces in glossy magazines and on interior design-related websites — and even trending on Instagram — can often be the places where our …

Home Decorating

Best Houseplants: 9 Indoor Plants for Low Light

Indoor plants is an oxymoron. The most important thing to know about plants: they prefer to live outdoors. You will never see a botanical description …

Plants

9 Affordable Online Home Shops You *Need* to Know

Now that spring has finally (almost) sprung, it’s time for that decorative refresh you’ve dreamed about all winter. Thanks to these nine affordable online shops, your Pinterest dreams are now totally attainable. We’ve found retailers that have it all, from funky vases to vibrant furniture pieces, …

Decorations

Sheet Pan Dinner: Roasted Salmon with Potatoes and Pencil Asparagus

It doesn’t get much easier than a sheet pan dinner. Roasted salmon with asparagus and crispy potatoes works for a weeknight or a dinner party. You …

Seafood

Quick 15 Minute Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry

<i>Say hello to your new favorite home-made Chinese dish. Secondary cuts of beef are transformed into tender strips of beef coated with a garlicy asian</i> …

Parmesan Kale Chips

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:25 minActive:15 min<p>Yield:6 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Recipe courtesy of Melissa d'Arabian<p>Recipe courtesy of Trisha …

Pizza Is Love: The Secret to Making Divine Pies at Home

Here’s a holiday to start marking on your calendars: February 9, National Pizza Day. Turns out it’s pretty easy to celebrate, too: Just eat as much of your favorite pie as desired, in whatever incarnation you wish. <i>Buon appetito</i>!<p>Those who prefer a more involved approach to this most sacred of …

Chicken Potpie With Cheddar Crust

Make the crust: Pulse the flour, fine salt and 1/4 teaspoon pepper in a food processor. Add the cheese, butter and shortening; pulse until the butter …

Chicken Bog Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oil in a Dutch oven over medium-high. Add onion and carrots, and cook, stirring occasionally, until beginning to soften, …

Country Lifestyle

This Bite-Size Recipe Proves There's S'more Reasons to Love Your Muffin Tin

When the s'mores cravings hit, you don't need a campfire or a broiler to satisfy them. Turns out, all you need is a muffin tin. This fast and easy recipe for s'mores cups from the new cookbook <b>One Pan and Done</b> by Molly Gilbert proves s'mores look even better as adorable, individual cups. In case …

6 Trends That Have Become Everyday Staples

While most trends come and go—and some we’d like to go sooner than others—every once in a while, with enough traction, wearability, and support from …

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DIY Towel Racks For a Chic Bathroom Update

When updating your bathroom, the smallest details can make a huge impact. Paint, tile and lighting are all great tools in a large-scale bathroom …

10 Ways To Be Healthier In 10 Minutes Or Less

It seems like our favorite excuse: "There just aren't enough hours in the day." It gets us out of workouts, concocting nutritious homemade meals, sleeping enough.<p>But does health <i>have</i> to be a trade-off with time? A new study examined the time American adults spend on beneficial behavior and found …