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This Genius Smashed Chickpea Salad Is Vegan, Big-Batchable Comfort Food

<i>Every week in Genius Recipes—often with your help!—Food52 Creative Director and lifelong Genius-hunter Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that will change the way you cook.</i><p>Whether you have rosy associations with potato, macaroni, and other salads lovingly glommed together with mayo or you’ve …

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28 Practical Ways To Improve Yourself

• <b>Maintain a positive attitude.</b><br>Positive thinking is at the forefront of every great success story. The mind must believe it can do something before it …

The Writer Who Makes Perfect Sense of Classical Music

Alfred Brendel’s essays about Beethoven, Schubert, and many others are deeply relevant to performers and amateur listeners alike.<p>Alfred Brendel, one of the greatest pianists of the 20th century, is also a great writer. You can often detect a good-natured smirk behind his words, but right there with …

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Blueberry-Pineapple Salad with Creamy Yogurt Dressing Recipe

"Easy and delicious fruit salad! The yogurt dressing goes great with strawberries, kiwis, and mangoes, too!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 (20 ounce) can pineapple …

The brilliant (and healthy!) 15-minute dinner recipes you’ll want to make every night

You prepped your overnight oats and packed your lunch the night before, but if your stomach is growling by the time you get home from work (or a …

13 No-Cook Recipes for Summer’s Hottest Days

A Shout Out to Anyone Who Deals With Depression in the Summer

Winter is a hard time for me when it comes to depression. I sleep more and do less. The cold means that variety in what I eat goes out the window, …

100 Ways You’re Making Your Life Harder Than It Needs to Be

—<b><br>This piece by Ashley Laderer</b> <b>was originally published on Talkspace.</b>Everybody’s goal should be to work smarter, not harder. I’m not just talking about</i> …

This No-Cook Meal Plan will Keep You Cool All Month Long

No need to turn the oven on with these recipes! Stay cool during hot summer months with this no-cook meal plan.<p>Day 1: Greek Brown and Wild Rice …

Your Job Search Just Got So Much Easier With These 5 Free Apps

Long gone are the days of 40-year tenures at companies. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2016, the median amount of time an American had been with their employer was just over four years, a decrease from the past. As people, particularly millennial women, get burnt out at their jobs …

15 Healthy Sandwich Recipes That'll Actually Fill You Up

Ditch the salads for a bit.<p>"Healthy foods" are great in theory, but they're not always the most satisfying options. This is partly due to the fact …

40 Summer Journaling Prompts that Will Take Your Mind Off Things

<i>“Please read my journal,<br>look through my things<br>and figure me out.”<br>― Kurt Cobain</i>Don’t just think outside the box this summer…Think like there is no …

17 Delicious Overnight Oats Recipes That Future You Will Thank You For

Pumpkin spice or PB&J?<p>All you need to do is soak rolled oats in (dairy or non-dairy) milk for a few hours in the fridge, and the oats will reach that perfect consistency. They allow you to quickly prep a week's worth of breakfasts at once, and you can customize the basic formula with different …

Teenage Cellist Leads 43% Surge In Classical Music, Wins Top BRIT Awards

Watch out music lovers, the fastest-growing part of the industry is not rock, or rap, or soul – but classical. Deezer confirmed that classical streams are up by 43% in a year worldwide, boosted by the likes of 19-year-old cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason. He has just won two top prizes at the Classic …

39 Foods That Contain Almost Zero Calories

Calories provide the energy that your body uses during rest, physical activity and digestion.<p>While there is no evidence to support that …

Do crystals just *not work* on some people?

Talk to anyone who’s into crystals, and they’ll quickly convince you that gems are the holy grail of woo-woo wellness swag. Need to slay a big …

15 Veggie Sandwiches That Are Actually Exciting

Even though sandwiches aren't something I usually associate with lots of veggies, it turns out there are kind of a lot of veggie-packed sandwiches …

Cheap, Healthy Meals You Can Make in 20 Minutes or Less

Looking for cheap, healthy meals you can make in a flash? These lunch and dinner recipes are packed with nutrition for just a few dollars or less per …

Broccoli, Chickpea, and Goat Cheese Toast

In a small pot with a lid, bring 1/2 inch of water to a boil, uncovered. Add broccoli florets, cover, and cook 5 minutes, until broccoli is bright …

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7 Easy Meals for Newly Minted Adults, From a Newly Minted Adult

Just a year ago, I was drowning in a purple robe. Someone a lot older and smarter than me called my name to a stage, handed me a piece of paper, and shook my hand. I moved a golden tassle from my right ear to my left one. It was all very strange and extravagant, but it made my mom cry so that was …

Blackberry Cottage Cheese

Makes 1 Serving<p>Ingredients<p>1/2cup blackberries<br>• 1teaspoon honey<br>• 1/3cup lowfat cottage cheese<br>• 1/2tablespoon natural peanut butter<p>Directions<p>In a bowl or …

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17 'Small,' But Significant, Lifestyle Changes That Help People With Anxiety

We’re not talking about a miracle cure.<p><i>17 ‘Small,’ but Significant, Lifestyle Changes That Help People With Anxiety was published on The Mighty by Sarah Schuster.</i><p>While it’s easy — and understandable — to roll your eyes when someone offers a “miracle cure” for your anxiety (<i>Yes! I have tried yoga!</i> …

15 Grain Salad Recipes To Make All Summer Long

Want a surefire way to add interest to a summer potluck? Bring along a grain salad. There isn’t a picnic sandwich or grilled meat that isn’t made …

Healthy Eating

18 Healthy Recipes to Make With Cucumbers That Aren't Just Salads

When was the last time you cooked with a cucumber in a creative way? I know for me at least, it's been quite a while. Every now and then I'll one eat …

The Crunchy, Pantry-Friendly Salad That Basically Only Needs a Can Opener

Throughout the year 2000, my family ate our way through dozens and dozens of cans of beans. We had received them from my mom’s father—he was convinced computers would malfunction in the transition to the new millennium, sparking riots and food shortages. Canned beans were a cheap, long-lasting …

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39 questions to make small talk with anyone

There’s nothing quite like breaking the conversational barrier with a friend or co-worker. In order to reach that level of chummy rapport, though, …

The $1.89 Lunch Our Editor-in-Chief Swears By

I’m not one to go on about the power of The Universe, but certain things are clearly meant to be. Like meeting your best friend, or your true love—or a humble yet oddly compelling little sandwich. (Just me?)<p>I can’t with total confidence tell you how this sandwich came into my life (that Universe …

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15 Ways to Calm Yourself Down

We all worry and get upset from time to time. It’s a normal part of life, right? But what happens when that anxiety or anger takes over, and you …

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31 Delicious and Creative Ways to Eat Chickpeas

I was first introduced to chickpeas through store-bought hummus, which I didn't love. I could see its potential, but what I ate was stale and tangy, …

Crispy, Custardy Baked Tofu That Just Happens to Be the Easiest

In high school, I was a hurdler—I ran the 150-meter and 300-meter races, and I skinned up my knees a lot, and found the whole thing totally thrilling. After three springtimes of six-days-a-week hurdles, I know a hurdle pretty well. Well enough to know that tofu has them, in spades.<p>Poor tofu. …

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