Marisa Craig

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5 Things to Do with Light Beer (Besides Drink It)

Put that light beer to work in the kitchen.<p>Craft beers are where it’s at when it comes to flavor, complexity and newness. They’re what we reach for …


11 Foods To Stock In The Fridge To Make Healthy Eating Easy

Eating healthy today presents lots of challenges. There's the whole willpower thing to conquer, which is huge considering how many great bakeries exist in the U.S. alone. Then, there's the planning that goes into how to pull it off with such a busy schedule -- unhealthy foods always seem to be …

Healthy Eating

3 Valentine’s Day Manicures for You to Try, From Easy to Adventurous

We have heart eyes for these manicures!<p>Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and we have three flirty manis to complete your cute date-night …


Healthy Breakfast Recipes That'll Leave You Feeling Great

There are a lot of great options at the breakfast table, but not all of them are going to fuel your day in the best way possible. As much as we love pancakes, waffles and French toast, those choices will leave you feeling sluggish more often than not. But if you choose healthier, good-for-you …


The Research We’ve Ignored About Happiness at Work

Recently, we found ourselves in motivational seminars at our respective places of employment. Both events preached the gospel of happiness. In one, a speaker explained that happiness could make you healthier, kinder, more productive, and even more likely to get promoted.<p>The other seminar involved …


7 Beliefs That Make It Harder for You to Lose Weight

<b>All Calories Are Equal</b><br>It sounds logical: Subtract a certain number of calories via dieting or exercise, and voila—instant weight loss. Not so fast. Calories in versus calories out is part of it, but it also comes down to what foods and nutrients the calories are coming from, says Kohn. Calories …

31 Inexpensive Ways To Make The Kitchen Your Happy Place

And not just because that's where the food is.

DIY Marble Eggs So Chic You Can Keep Them Around Past Easter

Marble is the home trend that just won't quit, and Easter eggs are a timeless tradition. What happens when the two collide? The ultimate DIY project …

31 Low-Carb Breakfasts That Will Actually Fill You Up

Breakfast standards and brunch classics with all the deliciousness and a fraction of the carbs.


10 Easy Easter Sides You Can Make In Under an Hour

Brighten your Easter table with some flavorful fare you can whip up fast.<p><b>1. Sautéed Asparagus and Peas</b><p>In this simple and elegant side dish, sweet green peas and asparagus are quickly sautéed with butter, shallots, and a touch of honey. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Warm Couscous Salad with Apricot …


The Best General Tso's Chicken Recipe

If the British can proudly call Chicken Tikka Masala their national dish, then surely it's time that General Tso got his chicken in our national spotlight. Everybody knows the candy-sweet take-out joint version, but I firmly believe that it has the potential to be so much more than that. How great …

Want to be a hero in the kitchen? Make these cinnamon rolls

WHEN BRANDI HENDERSON grew up in Alabama, food came from boxes and cans, and American cheese was a staple. As a kid, one of her favorite treats was …

10 recipes for a high-protein meal in less than 15 minutes

The Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE is a four-day event focusing on – if you haven’t guessed already – all things food and wine. It’s a huge star-studded production with celebrity chefs, impeccable dishes and some of the best spirits from …

30 Excellent Slow Cooker Recipes For Lazy People

Love a good meal, but too lazy? With this healthy slow cooker recipes you will make healthy snacks in no time, with no big effort. Yummy and healthy.

Our Favorite Pasta Recipes

There is nothing better than pasta for dinner. Nothing.<p>We've published more than a few pasta recipes over the years. We've whittled down all of them to our 30 favorites—this was hard work.

Italian Food

15 Things To Start Doing Now That Will Improve The Rest Of Your Life

<b>1. Exercise.</b> And if you can, exercise in the morning. This helps in so many ways. It will help you sleep better at night and be more alert during the …

Can you freeze milk? Eight foods you didn't know you could freeze

Don't throw away your half-used loaf or handful of herbs - you'd be surprised how many foods freeze well, says India Sturgis<p>Despite what your friends, family or holistic wellness manager might have taught you, fresh food is not always best – sometimes, far from it.<p>Fish has been found on ‘fresh’ …

Ice Cream

10 Life-Changing Pieces That Make Every Outfit Look Amazing

No more wondering why your outfit doesn't look as good as you want it to.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Bright White Top</b>Nothing says fresh and clean quite like white. A good white top will brighten up your outfit, make you look tan, and reflect light up onto your face, no matter what you wear it with.<p><i>Short Sleeve Lace Top</i><i>,</i> …


11 Savory and Sweet Breakfast for Dinner Ideas

Breakfast for dinner will always have a special place in our hearts. From a coffee cocktail to cheesy eggs, this is our dream menu.<p><b>Sometimes, all we really want for dinner is…breakfast.</b> Here's our dream Breakfast-for-Dinner menu, from a spiked coffee cocktail to the perfect scrambled eggs.


Lose Your Belly Fat

Using Aragon's advice, I slashed my body fat in half—down to a lifetime low of 6.8 percent—and sculpted not only the muscles of my midsection, but the ones everywhere else, too. Now it's your turn. Use Aragon's simple 5-step diet plan to finally finish off your gut for good. (And for Aragon's …

14 amazing cruises setting sail in 2015

Learn How to Make 6 Cocktails -- in 15 Seconds

<i>We’re strong proponents of having a good home bar. Welcome to Cocktail Hour, where we’ll show you the best ways to put your liquor cabinet to use. These videos are brought to you by</i><p><i>Today: Catch up on our latest Instagram videos -- and make better cocktails at home.</i><p>This time of year, the …

How to Cook Tacos Any Night of the Week, Without a Recipe

Tacos aren't just for Tuesday. Here's how to pull together the perfect taco, using pantry staples and a little weeknight savvy<p>Taco Tuesday is one of our favorite days. But you know what we like just as much? Taco Wednesday. And Thursday. By following a few simple guidelines and stocking your pantry …


11 Mixers That Make Alcohol Healthier

And still taste delicious.<p>Full disclosure: Alcohol ranks pretty low on the scale of healthy things to put in your body. Not to get all preachy, but it contains calories that don't fill you up, it lowers your inhibitions so you end up eating more, it dehydrates you and also causes you to retain …

Easy Chocolate Rum Balls You Can Make Right Now!

Chocolate rum balls are super easy to make and a deliciously welcome addition to any cookie tray or holiday dessert table this year. And bonus - they're no bake!<p>I have been so busy this month! I had all these plans for recipes all month long and the past couple weeks have been way too busy with …


10 Designers' Guest Bedrooms

Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed.<p>Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed. Ten designers show us how they treat their visitors to a good night's sleep.

Interior Design

7 Drinking Habits That Are Making You Gain Weight

<b>Not Drinking Enough</b><br>“Lots of people don't realize water is an antioxidant,” says James. Specifically, the hydrogen in the drink helps to protect your body from free radicals. The thing is, most people don’t get enough of it (you should be aiming for about six 12-ounce glasses a day). “So many people …