Karen Bachman

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9 Rules for Dressing in a Heat Wave

Don't let this weekend's temperatures get in the way of your style.<p>Greying bra straps poking out beneath vests, flip flops showing off unpedicured feet, maxi dresses trailing limply on the pavement: when the temperature rises, crimes against fashion also soar. Remember that you're still dressing …

Slow Cooker Tomato Sauce

<b>Slow cooker tomato sauce is rich, thick and hearty. Let the ease of a slow cooker do all the work for you, while you reap the rewards!</b><p>There’s nothing …

Healthy Meals on the Go: 5 Tips for the Time-Starved Mom

It’s almost comical that I’m writing this post on meal prep for the busy mom, given the fact that I am even late in meeting the deadline for this …

A Creamy Mushroom Pasta for When Nothing Else Will Do

When all you want is a bowl of creamy pasta, adding a pile of golden-brown mushrooms makes it feel virtuous.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>If …

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You Already Love These Seven Foods, In 2016 You Can Love Them Because They’re Good For You

We are smack in the middle of the holiday season — which means people are a little jollier, wallets are a little thinner, and, most importantly, there are delicious snacks everywhere. For a few amazing weeks, you can enjoy hot chocolate and gingerbread at the bank or your barber.<p>Sadly, these tasty …

Top 10 Fitness

Diet bars | page 3

<b>5. Pure Protein (Peanut Butter-Chocolate) by Worldwide Sports Nutrition Supplements Inc</b><p>A 50 g bar contains 200 calories, 20 g protein, 6 g fat, and 16 g carbs (2 g from sugars and 6 g from sugar alcohols).<p>A delicious tasting bar that is relatively low in sugar and contains high-quality whey protein …

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Video: How to Make Amazing Pistachio Macarons

We've partnered with the mad food scientists at ChefSteps to bring their hyper-inventive cooking videos to F&W readers.<p>To make traditional macaron …

5 Ways You Never Knew You Could Use Frosting

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

Don't make these breakfast mistakes

Breakfast kick starts your metabolism for the day, so you don't want to mess that up. Here are the top four breakfast mistakes I see, plus how to fix each one.<p>The mistake: you skip it to save calories<p>Forgoing breakfast may seem like a calorie-saver, but it can actually be a fat trap. Researchers at …

The worst time of day to eat

Multi-tasking during meals is a no-no, yet most of us do it every day. Eating while emailing? I'm guilty. Having dinner while watching TV? Yep, I do that, too. Noshing on breakfast while walking to my car (and then into the office) in the mornings? Mmmhmm. Now, a new study abstract published in the …

You've Been Cooking The Wrong Thing In Your Crockpot This Whole Time

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Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bread (Topped with Cinnamon Streusel)

Word on the street is that a canned-pumpkin shortage is pretty likely this year (the horror).<p>Now's the time to indulge in pumpkin-laced desserts. Like this recipe for pumpkin quick bread, which just happens to have a swirly cream-cheese filling and cinnamon streusel on top.<p><b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Get the</b> …

8 Skillet Desserts That Just Might Change Your Life

Let's hear it for the skillet: the easy, fast and non-dirty-dish-creating way to make an impressive dessert that will win you friends and lovers. Here, eight of our favorite recipes.<p><b>Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie</b><p>Go big or go home. Pass the milk. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Skillet Pear Ginger Pie</b><p>Premade piecrust …

Dessert

How to Make Turmeric Tea

A natural remedy to combat a variety of illnesses and diseases, turmeric has been revered as one of the best spices throughout the ages. Sprinkle …

14 Five-Ingredient Tapas

Some of these pre-dinner snacks nod to Spain, where tapas originated, while others take cues from other parts of the world. The commonality: Each of …

Antioxidants may not protect you from cancer after all

New animal studies suggest that supposedly healthy supplements can fuel the spread of malignant melanoma<p>Melinda Wenner Moyer<p>October 10, 2015 7:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Antioxidants are supposed to keep your cells healthy. That is why millions of people …

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6 Simple Soups Perfect for Autumn

The fall days are getting shorter and cooler. Warm up with these simple and delicious soups, all ready in 50 minutes -- or less!<p><b>1. Indian Spiced Red Lentil & Chicken Soup</b><p>Made with a rotisserie chicken and canned coconut milk, this easy version of Mulligatawny soup is a one-pot supper that you can …

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How to Avoid Getting Sick This Fall

Employers are pushing flu shots. Kids are bringing germs back from school. Your sniffly co-workers are too scared of looking lazy to stay home when …

Public Health

Bad Habits That Give You Belly Fat

We develop habits because they save us time and energy (you don’t have to think about whether to make coffee in the morning, you just do it), and …

Nutrition

Gooey Layered Symphony Brownies

<i>Symphony brownies are simple and show stopping! Packed full of almonds and toffee, what's not to love?</i><p>Brownies are basically the world’s most perfect snack. You’ve got chocolate, you’ve got a hand-held bar, you’ve got a gooey, fudgy middle. I mean really, what else do you need from life?<p>People …

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14 of Khloé Kardashian's Best Beauty Moments

Khloé Kardashian may be the youngest of the three Kardashian sisters, but she’s had some seriously gorgeous beauty acmes over the years. Below, we’ve …

Never Burn or Crust Your Stainless Steel Pans Again

Consider the days of food sticking to—and burning on—your stainless steel pots and pans over.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Erika Crout confesses to burning her stainless steel pots</i> …

Our Favorite Peanut-Butter Cake Recipes

We've compiled our favorite peanut-butter cake recipes, from cheesecakes to cupcakes, to please your sweet tooth!<p>Swirls of semisweet chocolate, cream cheese, and peanut butter dance together in this heavenly dessert.

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Roast. Chicken. The secret: Start the bird at 475*F for 10 minutes and then lower to 400*F to finish. Crispy skin. Juicy meat. Pure heaven.