Michelle Gerrie

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6 Ways to Ditch Unhealthy Eating Habits with Minimal Effort

Our eating habits and food choices are shaped by far more than just hunger, which is why for most of us, choosing a salad over a slice of pizza …

What's the Difference Between Greek, Aussie, Icelandic, and Regular Yogurt?

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p>The yogurt section of the supermarket and the United Nations have a few things in common: a number of countries are represented, it serves an important purpose in the world, and it's delicious when you put granola in it. We're fairly certain all three of those apply.<p>For the record, …

Nutrition

Why Everyone Should Consider Going "Pegan"

Food is medicine, and my job as a doctor involves advising people about the most nutrient dense foods to prevent, treat, and even reverse chronic …

8 Non-Dairy Alternatives You Can Drink Instead Of Almond Milk

Almond milk is America's favorite plant-based milk. It's a $738 million business, far outselling soy as a non-dairy milk alternative. But it requires 23 gallons of water to produce just a single ounce of the tiny nuts, a concern that's been raised as California, where much of the almonds in the …

Nutrition

6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>I’m a happiness research junkie. I <i>love</i> reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Mindfulness meditation, adequate sleep, laughing, volunteering, and spending time with pets (as well as with happy people) all help. And believe it or not, …

Holistic Medicine

A $6 IKEA Storage Box Makes for a Thrifty Collapsible Laptop Sun Shade

Need to block out some sunlight and glare from your laptop screen during outdoor photo shoots? Instead of dropping some cash on a pricey sun shade or …

IKEA

The Real Shelf Life of Pantry Items (& When to Pay Attention to Expiration Dates)

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Inspired by the new porcelain spice funnels in our Shop—and the fact that winter has expired—we're taking a look at what pantry items may have expired,</i> …

7 Oyster Common Mistakes, from Shucking to Storing

When it comes to cooking or preparing oysters, there are a lot of rules—make sure you're not breaking any with this rundown of the most common mistakes<p>It's one thing to belly up to your favorite oyster bar and order a dozen. It's another if you want to order a dozen from your fish monger and crack …

Seafood

20 Pork Chop Recipes to Add to Your Weeknight Dinner Routine

What's better than a pork chop recipe? 20 pork chop recipes! Here are our favorite ways to cook a weeknight staple.<p><b>Pork chops: Is there anything they can't do?</b> Well, besides take out the trash and fold laundry, that is. They're quick-cooking, packed with tons of flavor, and incredibly versatile. …

Cooking

How To Make Spanish Paella | Omar Allibhoy

Food

Ice Cream Hacks: 4 Healthy Frozen Recipes That Put Soft Serve to Shame

Every spring it seems we reach a crossroads—in one direction we hear the siren call of soft serve and its spattering of sprinkles, in the other: bikini season beckons. Fortunately, this year we have the skinny on Freeze, the genius dessert hack created by Los Angeles-based Pressed Juicery that …

This Week on Drinks Tube | 5 April - 11 April

Jamie Oliver

12 Recipes to Enjoy All Week Long

Sunday cooking can be the most satisfying kind. Not only do you get the relaxing benefits of being in the kitchen and making dinner, but you get the peace of mind of knowing that you don’t need to sweat what you’re going to eat for the upcoming week. When you plan ahead, you create options for …

Deliciously Ella: healthy dinner party recipes

These spiced potato cakes on a bed of sautéed greens followed by a creamy raspberry and coconut mousse are simple and wholesome - and bound to please friends<p>One of the <b>best ways to get the people around you excited about healthy eating</b> is to cook for them, as it’s the easiest way to show them this …

Healthy Eating

Lean meat, papaya and apples: The ten guilt-free foods that burn MORE calories than they contain

• <b>Celery, cucumber and apples can all help aid in weight loss</b>• <b><br>It takes the body more energy to burn high protein meats</b>• <b><br>Drinking black coffee can help</b> …

Healthy foods that bloat your belly

<b>We’re all aware that sugary, fatty and junk food promote belly fat and bloating but even healthy foods can blow you up. A ballooned belly doesn’t</b> …

Nutrition

Cauli gosh: Yotam Ottolenghi’s cauliflower recipes

What with all the campaigning going on right now (and we all know that’s only going to get worse), I’ve decided that after this week I’m going to step down from a cause I’ve long advocated. I’m not sure politics is meant to work like this – no votes have been cast, no deals brokered – but no …

Cauliflower

16 Recipes That Prove Raspberries and Chocolate Are A Match Made In Heaven

Looking for an elegant dessert for your next dinner party? Here's 16 perfect raspberry-chocolate dishes.<p><b>1. Glazed Dark Chocolate Donuts</b><p>These donuts are truly decadent: Blogger Deliciously Yum glazed simple cake donuts with a combination of chocolate and raspberries — best served warm so the icing …

Your Chinese Menu Is Really a Time Machine

I grew up in a Chinese restaurant called the Peking Restaurant in rural New England during the 1970s and ’80s. I was that kid you saw running around …

Food & Dining

50 Cheesy Parmesan Recipes for Breakfast, Dinner, and Everything In-Between

We love Parmesan cheese on everything. Especially these recipes.<p><b>When it's nutty-salty-cheesy you're after</b>, only Parmesan will do. We'll eat just about anything with Parm, but these 50 recipes are particularly good.

Cooking

The Best New Healthy Cookbooks To Watch Out For In 2015

Trust us, the trend for healthy eating isn't going anywhere. Here's our pick of the best new cookbooks coming out this year from our favourite health …

Food

20 best chicken recipes: part 1

Simon Hopkinson and Lindsey Bareham’s roast chicken<p>Serves 4<b><br>good butter</b> 110g, at room temperature<b><br>free-range chicken</b> 1.8 kg<b><br>salt and pepper</b><b><br>lemon</b> 1<b><br>thyme or tarragon</b> or a mixture of the two, several sprigs<b><br>garlic</b> 1 clove, peeled and crushed<p>Preheat the oven to 230C/gas mark 8. Smear the butter with your …

Onions

National Chip Week: Celebrate The Healthy Way With This Delicious Butternut Squash Wedges Recipe

It's National Chip Week, but if you don't fancy celebrating with bog-standard fries, we've got something for you.<p>In the above video, Higgidy chef …

Butternut Squash

How to Make Perfect Red Wine-Braised Short Ribs

Our favorite dinner party short ribs are so simple, they almost cook themselves.<p>A big pot of red wine-braised short ribs is equally crowd-pleasing at Sunday dinner and at a dinner party for a crowd. We love it because it takes less than an hour to throw together before it braises, makes our homes …

Cooking

Manuka honey benefits: What you need to know about this wonder food

It is the ultimate superfood, so here are all the Manuka honey benefits for tip-top health and beauty<p>Manuka honey benefits for health and beauty have …

Alternative Medicine

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

Cooking

The ultimate packed lunch: save £1000 a year!

With potential savings of over £1,000 a year, making packed lunches makes a lot of sense. So why don’t more of us do it? We ask some foodies what they would put in their own lunchboxes<p>Ofgem, the government regulator responsible for the electricity and natural gas markets in the UK, has branched out …

Natural Gas

Hamburger Helper: Ideas for Weeknight Dinners with Ground Meat

Ground meat can be a weeknight dinner lifesaver—here's how to cook ground beef, pork, lamb, chicken, and turkey without a recipe.<p>Some say that boneless, skinless chicken breasts are the darling of weeknight dinners. And while that may be true, we can't help but harbor a fondness for a less-touted …

Cooking

Healthy Eating Tips and Recipes from 15 Female Chefs

Christina Tosi, Elizabeth Falkner, and 13 more award-winning chefs dish on how they stay healthy and happy amongst all the tempting treats<p><b>Chef</b>: Gaby …