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I’ve Seen The Future Of Health Tech And It’s Going To Improve Your Life In 2014

I just returned from the most exciting Consumer Electronics Show I’ve ever covered. Thanks to extraordinary demand for gadgets that make us healthier, stronger, and smarter, the technology industry is putting some serious brain power behind the next generation of wearable health devices. Over the …

Hello 2014: 21 Ways to Live a Resilient Life

Why compare myself to anyone else when we are all so different, all needed here as much as the next person to make this crazy thing called life work?<p>Here are 21 ways to lead a resilient life:<p><b>1. Set healthy boundaries that work for you and not everyone else.</b> Put this phrase at the top of your …

Hot Springs

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

Baking

AP classes failing students

Taxpayers have spent hundreds of millions of dollars in recent years to nudge more students into Advanced Placement classes — but a close look at test scores suggests much of the investment has been wasted.<p>Expanding participation in AP classes has been a bipartisan goal, promoted by U.S. Education …

Closing The Deal: The Value Of A Sales Specialist

Many large companies in business-to-business (B2B) markets struggle to contain the cost and complexity of their sales teams. As customers increasingly demand deeper expertise, and B2B companies add more offerings and pursue new markets, these companies have been augmenting sales teams with industry …

Samsung tips: 10 Galaxy S4 “hidden” features and tricks

In a new blog post, Samsung describes ten “hidden” or “semi-secret” features of the Galaxy S4, which some of you may not be aware of.<p>Coincidentally or not, the Samsung post went live on the same day Verizon and Motorola unveiled new Droid smartphones, and a day ahead of the upcoming Nexus 7 …

Caramelized Onion and Gruyère Tart and Quick Puff Pastry {recipes} and Artisan Bread and Everything Pie Cookbooks Winner!

We picked a winner for the Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day and Everything Pie cookbooks! Hey Julie and Brittany, you two saucy sisters get the two …

Crockpot Cheesesteak Pulled Chicken

Crockpot Cheesesteak Pulled Chicken.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 29, 2013 140<p>Soooo I probably have to make another batch of this crockpot chicken today.<p>Here’s …

Ham and Cheese Egg Cups | Breakfast Recipes | Allrecipes.com

Crispy Buffalo Style Quinoa Sliders with Sweet Corn + Scallions

Crispy Buffalo Style Quinoa Sliders with Sweet Corn + Scallions.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2013 142<p>I told you my buffalo obsession was getting out of …

Asparagus Fries with Curry Dip Recipe

Veggie’s Revenge: Asparagus Fries with Curry-Mayo Dip<p>Veggie’s Revenge <i>will make you want to eat your vegetables every single time (and lick the plate</i> …

Skinny Grill Salmon that Tastes Like Butter

This title is misleading. All salmon, if made properly should taste like butter, only better. The naturally occurring omega 3’s in salmon make it a …

How to Make Quinoa Black Bean Burgers | Vegetarian Recipe | Allrecipes.com

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 20, 2013 88<p>I stand firm on my conviction that one grilled cheese is …

Crunchy Coconut Chicken Fingers with Peach Honey Mustard

Crunchy Coconut Chicken Fingers with Peach Honey Mustard.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 19, 2013 100<p>I have one favorite thing about this chicken.<p>And it’s that I …

Beet and Potato Hash Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Brunch: Beet and Potato Hash</b><p>Ingredients1 pound russet potatoes, peeled and grated on the large holes of a box grater3/4 pounds beets, peeled and grated on the large holes of a box graterKosher salt and cracked black pepper4 tablespoons olive oil1/4 cup Greek yogurt or sour …

Open-Face Sausage and Peppers Sandwiches

6 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>Use your favorite low-fat turkey or chicken sausage in this slimmed-down version of the Italian sandwich classic.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 pound chicken or turkey sausage<p>1 cup roasted red peppers from a jar, drained, cut into …

Marinated Flank Steak with Lemony Arugula and Feta Salad from 'Kitchen Garden Cookbook'

<b>Jeanne Kelley</b>'s marinated and grilled flank steak with arugula salad comes from the "Spring" chapter in her new <i>Kitchen Garden Cookbook</i>. But with its clean flavors and almost effortless preparation, the dish lands squarely in the realm of summer cooking. Besides, arugula grows year-round in many …

5-Minute Flatbread Pizza with Prosciutto, Arugula, and Mozzarella Recipe

This recipe is a slight cheat on skillet pizza, since it uses pre-made flatbread instead of pizza dough. Then again, it really does only take five minutes to make, so I don't feel badly about it at all. I made two personal pizzas in succession and the first one didn't get soggy or cold by the time …

Dinner Tonight: Salmon Papillotes + Creamy Cucumber Side

The trick to a fully satisfying meal is to play with balance, and this combination strikes the perfect one. Crunchy cucumbers are paired with soft, steamed salmon. A creamy sauce with lemon cools the bold flavor of peppercorns and ginger. Finally, the bit of dill in both recipes ties this Dinner …

Recipes

16 All-American Classics for the Fourth of July

The most patriotic holiday is right around the corner, and we've got you covered no matter how you choose to celebrate. Although typical Fourth of July fare is far from fancy—as it should be—we have a few ideas up our sleeve for making the best versions possible. Munch away on 16 of our American …

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Social Circle Macaroni Pie from 'Mastering the Art of Southern Cooking'

The name "macaroni pie" is confusing on multiple fronts. This recipe, from <b>Nathalie Dupree</b> and Cynthia Graubart's <i>Mastering the Art of Southern Cooking</i>, is neither a pie nor made from macaroni. It also obscures the fact that the dish in question is actually just custard-style macaroni and cheese. But …

Kale Fried Rice for One - Infinitely Adaptable Recipe

<i>Kale Fried Rice for One</i><p>This is the kind of thing I make for myself when I’m the only one around or the only one hungry. It only works with leftover …

Marinated Greek Chicken Tostadas

Marinated Greek Chicken Tostadas.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 26, 2013 68<p>I did something good.<p>Remember the whipped feta?<p>I spread that all over a warm and crispy …

Mark Bittman's Bean Burgers

<i>This week,</i> <i>Mark Bittman</i> <i>is serving as a Guest Editor at Food52. He'll be choosing a Wildcard winner, answering your questions on the Hotline, and sharing recipes from his new Cooking Basics app.</i><p>These bean burgers are amazing -- so good you'll want to double the recipe and freeze some. Canned beans …

Burgers

Brown Bag Weekday Lunches

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, you can make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Gabriella tells you how to pack a lunch that'll make the whole office jealous.</i><p>If I …

Creamy Lettuce and Garlic Scape Soup Recipe

<b>Note:</b> This soup is equally good served hot or chilled.<p><b>Read more: Vegetarian: Creamy Lettuce and Garlic Scape Soup</b><p>Ingredients3 tablespoons butter4 garlic scapes, chopped, or substitute 1 chopped shallot plus 3 garlic cloves, chopped2 tablespoons flour1/2 cup dry white wine, sherry or vermouth1 quart …

Pulled Pork Italiano

Heat oven to 450°. Combine fennel, parsley, thyme, and 3 tsp. chile flakes in a small bowl; set aside. Open pork shoulder on a work surface, and …

Recipes

Fava, Mint and Ricotta Crostino

<i>Serve with a simple salad.</i><p>Shell and peel <b>2 pounds fresh fava beans</b>* (to equal 2 cups beans). Bring <b>1/2 cup salted water</b> to a boil in a medium skillet. …