Lexie Mendez

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19 Impossibly Cool Crafts For Kids That Adults Will Want To Try

They might blow your mind, too.

13 Standing Core Exercises Better Than Crunches

Strengthening your core is essential for stability. But that doesn't mean you're stuck with sit-ups.<p>Stand Up for Stand-Out Abs<p>Put your mat away and give your neck a rest. “Standing abs exercises work more muscles than crunches” says Sara Haley, creator of <i>The Daily Sweat</i> workout DVDs and a Reebok …

8 Meals You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

Don't write off that muffin tin as being a unitasker only good for baking muffins and cupcakes. There are plenty of recipes, even full meals, that …

Breakfast

Strawberry Cheesecake Poke Cake Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

How to Sculpt a Sexy Yoga Core in 7 Minutes

No handstands required.<p>You don't need to master a handstand to sculpt sexy yoga abs. Just try this yoga-inspired, core-strengthening workout designed by Cornelius Jones Jr., the Los Angeles-based creator of Cornelius YogaBurn, which is part of Jessica Alba's regular fitness routine.<p><i>Alex</i> …

Workouts

Body Shaping Full Body Workout

This full body workout with Pilates exercises is an intermediate routine that is loaded with ab, butt, back, arm, shoulder, and leg exercises that …

These Easy 200-Calorie Chocolate Muffins Have Tons Of Protein

17 grams of protein and less than 7 grams of sugar means satisfaction with no mid-morning crash.<p>Makes 12 Muffins<p>Estimated active time: 10 minutes<p>Estimated total time: 35 minutes<p>recipe by Christine Byrne<p><b><br>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 ½ cups nonfat Greek yogurt<p>3 large eggs<p>¼ cup unsalted butter, melted<p>¼ cup granulated …

23 Things You Never Thought to Do With Crescent Rolls

Serving them as a dinner side is only the beginning.<p>Breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, what have you — crescent rolls do it all.

14 French Toast Roll-Ups for Your Lazy Sunday Morning

Weekends are the perfect opportunity to sleep in a *little* later than normal, and spend some extra time making a leisurely breakfast. Healthy breakfast bowls are a great weekday option, but French toast is a go-to for when you’re craving something a little more… <i>naughty</i>. You already love it …

5 Yoga Poses That Come With Serious Beauty Benefits

<i>Ready to do something new with your look? All month long we're asking our 25 favorite influencers to share their 25 best beauty ideas for spring. Look out for the 25x25 logo here on Lipstick and on our social channels—@get_lipstick on Instagram and @glamourmag on Snapchat—for exclusive tips,</i> …

Yoga

Yoga Poses for Beginners

Dorit Thies<p>Mountain Pose<p>Chris Fanning<p>Downward Dog<p>Chris Fanning<p>Warrior<p>Chris Fanning<p>Tree Pose<p>Chris Fanning<p>Bridge Pose<p><i>Stretches chest and thighs;</i> …

Yoga

The 20-Minute 'No Excuses' Navy SEAL Bodyweight Workout

Don't have time to work out? Lack access to equipment, machines or the right gym? L<p>You will not get a pass from Brad McLeod, a former Navy SEAL who's …

Exercise

Kentucky Bourbon Cake Recipe

<i>This Kentucky bourbon cake is the real deal, an authentic Southern recipe classic. It’s much like a pound cake given its obscene amount of butter and</i> …

Praline Bread Pudding

Keep leftover French bread from going stale by re-purposing your loaf into a decadent praline pecan bread pudding. Finish with a drizzle of praline …

Food

The light and springy cheesecake you’ve been waiting for

While you might think Easter’s all about colored eggs and chocolate, lamb, bunnies and baskets full of sweet things, I think it’s about cheesecake.<p>I have no idea when the association came to me and why it stuck. But really, does anyone need a reason for cheesecake? And certainly, no one needs an …

Food Tips For Your Freezer Can Save You Both Time And Money

Whether you have a huge family or you're just a single person living in a bachelor apartment, we could all stand to save a little bit of money on …

Personal Finance

15 Clean Eating Recipes for Dinner

Clean Eating Dinner Recipes: Chickpea-Chard Stew<p>Serve up a hearty soup with a double dose of fiber from this chickpea and chard combo. Can't get …

15 Amazing No-Equipment Workouts

For when you have zero desire to step outside<p>We totally get it: When it’s pouring rain or temps are at Arctic levels, the last thing you want to do is head to the gym. But if you’ve made big fitness resolutions for 2014, skipping workouts because you’d rather curl up on the couch with hot chocolate …

Exercise

Salted caramel whiskey bread and butter pudding recipe

There can be no dessert more comforting or delicious than bread and butter pudding - and it's even better with a caramel whiskey sauce<p>You could say that I grew up on bread and butter pudding. My mum or dad would prepare it at least once every two weeks. It is simple to make and great for using up …

How to Make Cheese Bread

Instructions<p>Butter two pie pans well. Mix your pizza dough ingredients together, adding them in the order listed, because the flour prevents the salt …

3 workouts for beginners: Get in shape anywhere with this fitness plan

If you want to get serious about getting in shape but don't know where to start, I've got the workout plan for you!<p>Here are the first three workouts you can do to #StartTODAY: Each one builds upon the one prior. These workouts are upper-body and lower-body focused, and are really good for someone …

Workouts

Easy Recipes Kids Can Help Make

Just because a food is a classic doesn't mean it can't be reinvented for kids. Burgers made with ground turkey are leaner than their beefy cousins, but sometimes they can be dry. Using all dark-meat turkey keeps the burgers juicy and flavorful.

Cooking

The 10 Best Healthy Recipes of 2014

Food & Wine's Deputy Food Editor Kate Heddings picks her favorite healthy recipes from 2014.<p>We’ve made some darn good healthy recipes in 2014. Here …

6 Kale Salad Mistakes to Avoid Because No One Likes a Soggy Salad

Kale salad: so hot right now. But are you doing it wrong? We talked to our test kitchen to identify the most common mistakes when it comes to this trendy dish<p>The endlessly hip kale salad seems to appear everywhere these days, from our mom's Sunday dinner table to every restaurant in town. It's a …

How Different Tools and Ingredients Affect the End Result When Baking the Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

Tessa Arias of Handle the Heat thoroughly researched how different baking pans, ingredient ratios, and amounts of dough-chilling time affected the …

Vitamix Victories: 9 Healthy Blender Recipes to Kick Off Your New Year

If you’ve been anywhere near a Williams-Sonoma catalog lately, you’ve seen the two-page spread on the Vitamix Professional Series: perhaps the …

Food

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Preheat the oven to 400°F. In a medium bowl, toss together sweet potatoes, onion, pepper and 1/4 teaspoon of the cinnamon. Transfer to a …

Recipes