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Protein-Packed Vegetarian Recipes

Anyone who eats a vegetarian diet knows that one of the most common questions asked is “Where do you get your protein?” But this gallery of recipes …

Healthy Eating

First-Time Homebuyers Survival Guide: What to Check on a Final Walk-Through

The search for a new home isn't an easy one, but you did it—you found the home of your dreams, had it inspected, and it's almost time to move in. But …

Home Improvement

25 Cozy IKEA Hacks That Are Absolutely Perfect for Winter

Winter means less time frolicking outside and more time spent cozying up indoors, so it’s the perfect opportunity to give your decor a little more DIY lovin’. Easy peasy IKEA hacks can warm up your aesthetic and give all of your holiday festivities a little more sparkle, even on a budget. Old …

15 Minimalist Christmas Decoration Ideas To Make Your Holiday More Chic

Holiday cheer can come in small doses — but still make a big impact.<p>Only have a minute to decorate this year? If you're going for a minimalist theme, that's a very good thing.

NASA Has Compiled a List of the Best Air-Cleaning Plants for Your Home

Many of us spend most of our time indoors, so it’s important to cultivate a space that’s a healthy one. A simple—and beautiful—way to do this is through houseplants; they add some green to your home while being an effective way to purify the air.<p>NASA hardly seems like the organization that would …

Plants

No, We're Not in a Housing Bubble, and Yes, Home Prices Could Keep Soaring -- Here's Why

Image source: Getty Images.<p>If you own a home and you've visited real estate information websites <b>Zillow</b>, Trulia, Redfin, or any of the like recently, you've probably noticed an interesting trend: Your home is increasing in value at a rate that's far and away higher than the national rate of …

The 10 Commandments to Cooking With a Cast-Iron Skillet

1. Buy pre-seasoned, but don't cook with it right away.<p><b>Druckman says:</b> “You still want to give it a little bit of care when it first comes out of the …

Kitchens

This DIY Screen Hides Bulky AC Units, Storage, or Trash Bins in Your Yard

Necessary items like your trash bins or an AC unit aren’t exactly the look and feel you want your yard to have, especially if you’re aiming for a …

One-Bag Dinners

A single trip to the grocery store is your ticket to a world tour of flavors in these Monday-to-Friday mains.<p>Get the shopping list<p><b>monday</b><br>Baked Flounder with Roasted Tomatoes <b><br>tuesday</b><br>Tortilla Pie<b><br>wednesday</b><br>Chicken Piccata <b><br>thursday</b><br>Sauteed Cajun Shrimp<b><br>friday</b><br>Linguine Arrabbiata

Flavors

A Curly Girl's Guide to Gorgeous Hair

Brit Watkins—model and Instagram It girl—shares her secrets for big, bouncy, beautiful hair.<p>It's hard to miss Brit Watkins and her scroll-stopping curls on Instagram. With each post of her riotous ringlets, this model offers, as her bio suggests, "some curlyfro encouragement." Devising a …

Unless You're Using 1 of These 6 Bug Repellants, You're Basically Asking for Zika

Some products barely work, according to the newest research.<p>Now that experts are saying Zika can be sexually transmitted for longer than previously thought, you have even more reason to avoid mosquitoes like it's your job. While the smartest strategy is to steer clear of areas where Zika-carrying …

Meatless Monday: The Mediterranean Diet Gets A Bigger Splash

Pantelleria has been discovered. This sleepy Sicilian island is suddenly hot thanks to <i>A Bigger Splash.</i><p>But Pantelleria was here long before Tilda Swinton and Ralph Fiennes. It's an ancient island closer to Tunisia than Sicily. Volcanic, windswept Pantelleria seems barren, yet yields an abundance of …

An L.A. designer bought a trailer park home in Ojai and tricked it out. The results are stunning.

Looking to downsize from her four-bedroom home in Beverly Hills, designer Amy Shock longed for a coastal live-work retreat.<p>She wanted to replicate the walls of glass and other Midcentury aspects in the Trousdale neighborhood but on a smaller, more manageable scale.<p>After looking at nearly 100 …

Living Rooms

We Cooked Jennifer Aniston's 'Not That Bad For You' Pasta Carbonara Recipe (and Loved It)

There is one thing we know to be true in this crazy world: <b>Jennifer Aniston</b> and her husband <b>Justin Theroux</b> <i>really</i> love <i></i>pasta carbonara.<p>“Justin and I make …

Small Laundry Room Inspiration and Ideas

(Image credit: Style Me Pretty)<p>We may envy folks with giant, dreamy washrooms with multiple machines and enough folding space for a small …

Laundry Rooms

7 Drugstore Nude Lipsticks Celebrity Makeup Artists Swear By

Everyone needs a few nude lipsticks in their makeup arsenal. It's an absolute necessity for an everyday look. And while some of the best nude lipsticks can be pretty costly (looking at you, Tom Ford), there are some amazing drugstore shades, too. Here, seven celebrity makeup artists tell us their …

5 Restaurants in Rome Only Locals Know About

There’s a 12-mile brick wall that encircles Rome’s historical center. It is, by far, the largest ancient ruin in the city. When it was built in the 3rd century, it was meant to keep out so-called barbarians. Today, it tends to keep in visitors, acting as an obstacle that stands between them and …

Italy

13 of My Best Chicken Dinner Recipes

A quick and easy one-pot weeknight meal, features chicken and mushrooms in a creamy mustard and tarragon sauce. Uses any cut of chicken and grainy …

Make Silky Carbonara—Not Scrambled Egg Pasta

Carbonara can go from velvety to scrambled eggs in seconds. But it won't happen to you.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Marcy confesses clumpy carbonara to associate food editor Rick</i> …

’Spotlight’ Stars Rachel McAdams and Michael Keaton Hit the Red Carpet at Santa Barbara International Film Festival

—<b>Rachel McAdams</b> and <b>Michael Keaton</b> were honored with the Riviera Award for their roles in <i>Spotlight</i> at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival in …

Emma Watson Is Now Rocking Fringe

bewitching bangs<p>As a UN Goodwill Ambassador, actress, and feminist, Emma Watson is pretty fearless. So of course she's not afraid of grabbing some scissors and taking the plunge with one of the most divisive hairstyles of our time: bangs. The Brit showed up to the premiere for her new film <i>Colonia</i> …

ICON_SEARCH

Quick Noodle Salad with Tofu and Vegetables.jpg<p>Quick Noodle Salad with Tofu and Vegetables Recipe<p>Protein is still considered the “it” nutrient for …

Nutrition

Grilled Buffalo Chicken Sliders Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (10)<p>For the chicken:<p>3/4 cup Frank’s RedHot sauce<br>• 2 tablespoons unsalted butter (1/4 stick), melted and cooled slightly<br>• 4 boneless, skinless …

One-Pot Meals

A single dish is all you need for our collection of one-pot meals that are far from one-note.<p>1 of 82<p>Pork Chops with Balsamic Roasted Vegetables and …

31-Day Healthy Meal Plan

Our 31-day calendar of meals and tips shows you how to cook more and love it with fun, family-friendly meals that come together quickly and …

Free printable gift tags and Santa tags so Christmas is all wrapped up

If you’ve just about got Christmas sorted, but you’re missing the gift tags to tell everyone which surprise under the tree is theirs, then you need …

We Tried 10 of Trader Joe's Most Popular Frozen Appetizers

Whether you're throwing a dinner party, having people over to watch Handmaid's Tale, or hosting an impromptu happy hour after work, there's no need …

Pretzel Bites

107<p>6<p>Bakers and pastry chefs crave two things: Salt and vinegar. When I worked in the restaurant business and got home way after midnight, too-often …

Dessert

Healthy Crock Pot Recipes

Crock-Pots bring to mind rich, comforting dishes like creamy casseroles and hearty meat stews. But this method of cooking—in which ingredients are …

Make These Meals Ahead, and Never Wonder What's for Dinner Again

It's that time where we're beginning to reflect on the past year and look forward to the year ahead—a round, friendly-sounding 2016. And, having already realized that the easiest way to eat healthfully is to cook at home, we know that cooking more, and eating more home-cooked food, is a very worthy …