Lyndsey Tassin

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The case against luxury gyms like SoulCycle

The rich are getting fitter while the poor are falling behind.<p>Early on weekday mornings, I often find myself panting and sweating beside strangers in a dark room. Riding stationary bicycles with nightclub music blaring in my ears isn’t my idea of fun. But I turned to Flywheel’s spinning classes …

San Francisco

Meet the New Workout You'll Be Begging to Come to Your City

You can do anything for 30 seconds. Seriously! It doesn't matter if it's the fastest sprint of your life, a set of box jumps, or a rip on the rowing machine; 30 seconds is manageable for pretty much anyone.<p>That's the idea at Speedplay — one of the most fun, challenging, and dynamic workouts I've …

13 Salty Snacks That Can Actually Help You Lose Weight

It may seem counterproductive to nosh on your favorite salty snacks (read: fries) when you're trying to shed some pounds, but salty goodness doesn't have to be the enemy, says Nora Minno, RD.<p>"If you're trying to lose weight and get a craving for a salty snack, it's totally fine to indulge," says …

The inflammation-fighting oil you’ll want to use with pretty much every meal

If you fight allergies, digestive problems, irritated skin, headaches, or even serious chronic health problems, then you might be familiar with …

Worried About Screen Time? Don't Let Kids Go It Alone

There are more than 80,000 educational apps in Apple's app store. It seems like a great way to encourage brain development and make your little one the smartest baby genius. But just sticking a tablet in your kid's hands might not be as helpful.<p>Sure, use the app. But it's not a babysitter — you've …

How Giving Up Meat For A Month Improved My Productivity

Eating plant-based whole foods for a month affected my work in unexpected ways.<p>Food occupies so much of my mental space. Throughout the day, when I’m at meetings or writing stories, my mind often drifts to what I’ll be eating for lunch. On a good day, I’ll spend time plotting how to get myself a …

Nutrition

21 Delicious Desserts To Make Now That Strawberries Are In Season

PSA: It's strawberry season!

20 Simple Exercises That Show Results After One Workout

Yes, for real.<p>First thing's first: No, you can't get ripped overnight (no matter what that Instagram ad says.) But even though muscles aren't built in a day, that doesn’t mean a solid workout can't give you instant definition. See, by performing certain moves—think, three to five sets of eight to …

19 Cauliflower Recipes to Hack Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Cauliflower is *definitely* making a comeback as your go-to powerhouse veggie. Remember when Cauliflower rice recipes were all the rage? Before that, everyone went <i>crazy</i> for the ever-popular cauliflower pizza. Now that everyone knows the veggie is the chameleon of the vegetable world, healthy …

Tone up fast! 5 sculpting moves to get ready for Valentine's Day

The day of love is almost upon us! Regardless of what your plans are this Valentine’s Day, feeling like a bombshell is a must, and loving yourself is non-negotiable.<p>That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, we want you to love every inch of your gorgeous body. And what better way to remind yourself of …

Workouts

The 5-Move Circuit Workout for a Strong, Sexy Butt

Tone, tighten and lift your backside with this muscle-sculpting circuit workout.<p>Newsflash: Squats aren't the only secret weapon when it comes to sculpting a strong and lifted backside. Whether you have Beyoncé-level aspirations or would be happy to just give your skinny jeans a little more to cling …

How to Make Pancakes Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Dads have monopolized pancakes long enough. Reclaim pancakes as your own, and then customize them however</i> …

Seared Skirt Steak With Blistered Cherry Tomatoes and Polenta Recipe

Polenta is the kind of stuff that's just <i>begging</i> for a flavorful sauce to be spooned into it. But pan-seared steak doesn't really provide much sauce of its own. The solution: Toss some juicy cherry tomatoes and chilies into the skillet as the steak finishes cooking. Their natural juices pick up the …

Moonshine & Corn Syrup Custard with Pecans Ice Cream

In this recipe from <i>Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream Desserts</i>, a super-sweet custard is stirred into a white whiskey-flavored ice cream base and beefed up with salty, toasted pecans. It's dark, it's light, it's sweet; it's everything you could ever want from an ice cream.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>There's …

Herban Essentials Towelettes

Sea Salt and Thyme Chocolate Chip Cookies (Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap)

Discovering easy, healthy weeknight recipes that are family friendly, and delicious baked desserts that everyone can enjoy!

Fried Brussels Sprouts with Smoky Honey Aioli

Fried Brussels Sprouts with Smoky Honey Aioli.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 12, 2013 88<p>I did something fabulous with Brussels sprouts.<p>Or something …

Oreo Balls

<i>Oreo cookies combine with Peppermint Mocha Kahlua and peppermint bark to create festive and delicious Oreo Cookie Balls.</i><p>If you follow MBA on …

Dessert

Eataly Chicago Reopens After 120,000 Visitors Ate All the Food

How many people does it take to shut down Eataly Chicago? According to a message on its Facebook wall, approximately 120,000 visitors, 80,000 diners, and 30,000 shoppers. That's a lot people! As a result of the insane demand, which at one point last week included a block-long line just to enter the …

The 100 Layer Lasagne at Del Posto in NYC

Since adding the impressive, labor-intensive <b>Yesterday's 100 Layer Lasagne</b> to the menu at <b>Mario Batali's</b> acclaimed New York City restaurant <b>Del Posto</b> in 2009, executive chef <b>Mark Ladner</b> has never stopped refining it. His unlikely inspiration for the restaurant's now-famous dish was the beloved Hans …

Learn to Make Any Dish You Cook Better with the Science of Taste

It's happened to us all at one point or another: The dish you've cooked is too salty, too spicy, or perhaps just too...meh. The key to correcting—and …

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