Michael

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The 14 Most Popular Healthy Recipes on Pinterest in 2017

2017 was another big one for healthy eating. Trendy foods like turmeric and aquafaba (aka chickpea juice) got a ton of attention. A bunch of …

The Best Cruises for Your Money in 2017

See the winners across three different cruise categories.<p>Meals, accommodations, entertainment, 24/7 service—cruise ships have to do it all. To find …

If you have to eat in Times Square, here are the only restaurants worth trying

While most New Yorkers prefer to steer clear of Times Square, it's a popular spot among tourists.<p>But while the area is known for its many big chain restaurants, it's also home to some much smaller, quality eateries.<p>We asked Yelp to help us find the best options. <b>Below are the 13 best restaurants in</b> …

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Where to Buy Leggings When You Have a Big Butt

No need to give the girls behind you in barre class an accidental free show.<p>On days when I am not required to be in an office, there is a 100 percent chance I’ll be sporting leggings and a T-shirt. While I love wearing leggings, I straddle the line between two sizes — my legs are a size small while …

The Vegetarian Sandwich That's Impossible to Dislike

Cheese gives us a lot to be thankful for, you know?<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. This is assistant food editor Amelia Rampe's recipe for a</i> …

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You'll Have This Chocolate Pecan Macaroon Recipe Memorized After Making It Once

<i>Take 5 is a</i> PEOPLE Food <i>series with a mission: Get a star-worthy meal (or dessert or cocktail) on your table in either 5 minutes or using only 5</i> …

Skillet Skills: 7 Meals You Can Make In a Single Cast Iron Pan

Have you been cooking with cast iron lately? A skillet is definitely worth the investment with it's durable versatility. Take a look at these 7 ways …

3 Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Recipes to Lose Your Love Handles

No one food will melt away your fat—only a well-balanced, healthy weight-loss plan along with plenty of exercise can help you do that. However, …

Caribbean-Inspired Grilled Chicken Kabobs Recipe

"Caribbean-inspired chicken kabobs. You can substitute green pepper for the red pepper, if desired."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup cream of coconut<p>1 cup lemon juice<p>…

The world’s 7 must-see travel destinations for 2016

Can’t decide where to take your next city break? TripAdvisor, the travel website, sliced and diced millions of user reviews to select the most …

How To Start A Profitable Blog: Insights Into Building Your Own Website

Are you looking to find more rewarding work, pick up some extra consulting opportunities, make friends with like-minded people from all over the …

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Searching for Döner, Shawarma, and Gyro in D.C. — And Learning the Difference

It's easy to get confused about the differences between döner, shawarma, and gyro. The similarities between all these spit-roasted meats is no surprise, given the geographic proximity of Greece, Turkey, and the Middle East. Of course the origins of the concept are also contested, but most agree the …

The Top 10 Most-Visited National Parks

If someone tells you to take a hike, head directly to Montana’s Glacier National Park where 700 miles of trails wind through the forest-covered …

Here’s what I learned from a pro guide at Whistler Blackcomb on how to do a ski trip up right

THERE IS NOTHING WORSE THAN A GAPER on the slopes. Someone with no idea what is going on, where they need to be, and what they need to have with them …

6 Vegan-Friendly Snack Recipes

Starting to feel that mid-afternoon hankering? Here are six easy, vegan-approved snacks to keep on hand.<p>It’s 3 p.m. and that “hangry” feeling is …

5 Hearty Salads That Are Outrageously Delicious

Salads don't always need to be starters or sides. These crave-worthy salads will take center stage at meal time -- and no one will leave the table hungry, I assure you.<p><b>1. French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese</b><p>Earthy French green lentils, creamy goat cheese, and crunchy vegetables make a hearty and …

The Best Running Shoes of 2016

There is a great divide among runners: those who pick their shoes for speed and those who choose for comfort. The firmer and thinner the midsole, the faster and more efficient a shoe will be, but the harder it will be on your feet. The softer the midsole and the more supportive the shoe, the better …

The Must-Have Items for Winter Running

Don’t let all of those hard-earned miles you logged this summer fade away just because the days are getting shorter. It’s as easy as trading in your …

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Never Suffer Through a Bowl of Mushy Mac and Cheese Ever Again

Consider the days of too mushy, too dry, too overcooked, or too soupy mac and cheese long gone.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Jasmin Wilson confesses to overcooking macaroni and cheese</i> …

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17 Recipes to Make on Your Next Date Night (With the Fruit)

Dates? We've got 'em by the dozen.<p><b>Dates are often referred to</b> as nature's candy, and it's no wonder: We'd eat the sweet, chewy, and supremely snackable fruit by the handful any day. We love adding one or two pitted dates to our morning smoothies and have reinvented the cinnamon bun with zero …

7 Vacation Spots Every Wine Lover Should Visit

Stoke your wanderlust and bring joy to your inner wine lover.<p>1. Napa Valley, California<p><b>What's good in Napa:</b> If the only thing you know about wine is that you love to drink it, then Napa's where you want to go. It's perfect for the newbie who's starting her wine education. Many wineries run tastings …

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16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

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Forget the Skillet: These 18 Recipes Are All About Grilled Fish

Skip the sauté pan: You should really be cooking your fish on the grill. Let these 18 recipes inspire you.<p><b>Fish is about to be named your grill's MVP</b> this summer. From stuffed whole branzino to salmon kebabs, these recipes are worth taking to the grates.

Healthy Snacks and Packaged Foods

Instead of solely honing in on calorie-counts, followers of this trending diet make it a priority to consume wholesome foods in their natural state, …

You've gotta try these drool-worthy 10-minute marinades for grilled steak, pork

Ditch the bottles! Brandi Milloy shares recipes for Filipino Steak Marinade and Tennessee Whiskey Pork Marinade that take just 10 minutes to prepare and taste so good you'll never go back to store-bought marinades. She's also making chicken thighs with Thai Coconut Marinade, a TODAY original recipe.<p>…

31 Classic Father's Day Recipes for the Awesome Dads in Your Life

What's reliable, steadfast, and all-around awesome? Dads. And these classic recipes.<p>For every dependable and downright awesome dad out there, we've got an equally reliable, classic recipe (think: meatloaf, spaghetti and meatballs, blueberry pie, steak) to match. So go ahead—do it right for the dads …

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7 Essential Chicken, Plus Marinade, Recipes for Summer

Chicken is the bird of summer. It’s relatively healthy, grills up fast, and changes its character, depending on what you marinate it with, and how …

National Parks Road Trip: Northern Rockies

Grand Teton > Yellowstone > Glacier<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Jackson, Wyoming<p>Explore the three crown jewels of the Northern Rockies on this tour spanning some of the continent’s most stunning alpine scenery and explosive geologic wonders. This trip takes you into the beating heart of wild America, from the …

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15 Healthy Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Weekday mornings can be rough. Between getting kiddos ready for school, last-minute presentation prep, hitting the snooze button a few too many times and a million other reasons, breakfast can easily fall by the wayside. And a wholesome AM meal? Forget about it. But it doesn’t have to be that way. …

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