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15 Things You Need to Know Before Starting the Keto Diet

Eating keto style is about more than just gorging on bacon and butter. Here are expert answers to your most pressing keto diet questions.<p>To put it …

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

The best mountain bike: what to look for in a mountain bike - MBR

Not all mountain bikes are created equal<p>Choosing the best mountain bike is hard. There’s loads of them out there. They all look the same. And yet …

Mountain Biking

20 Protein-Packed Meals That Don't Contain a Single Piece of Meat

"But how do you get enough protein?" is easily the most common (and often annoying) question posed to vegans and vegetarians, especially those who are highly active. But new converts need not be alarmed — as it turns out, there are tons of protein-packed options available to meatless athletes, from …

Healthy Eating

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

Recipe: Baked Red Lentil Falafel Salad

Soak the lentils in fresh water overnight. When ready to make the falafels, strain and rinse the soaked lentils. Make sure to pick through the batch …

Recipes

Patates au Vin: French Potatoes and Mushrooms in Red Wine Sauce [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Vegetarian

Crispy Peanut Butter Balls Recipe

By: KP2828<p>This is indeed a nice little bite size snack. I made it and when I want one I take one out of the fride and have a treat. totally …

11 Fall Foods to Can or Freeze Now

Fall Foods to Can or Freeze<p>Updated May 20, 2018<p>Here are eleven foods that are at their cheapest and tastiest during the fall months. Freeze or can …

Food Preservation

The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

Happiness

Windows 10 settings you should change right now

Here is how to change some important settings in Windows 10 to optimize your experience.

13 vegetarian recipes to celebrate winter squash

Here in New York, the stalls of the farmers markets are filling up with a colorful array of winter squash. They come in many shapes and sizes, so …

Double-Chocolate Chunk Walnut Cookies Recipe

<b>Makes 24</b><p>Per serving (2 cookies): 152 calories; 5.5 g fat (1.5 g saturated fat)<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup raw sugar<p>⅓ cup unpacked dark brown sugar<p>¼ cup mashed …

7 Amazing Baked Doughnuts That Are Better for You Than the Fried Version

Indulging doesn't have to wreck your diet.<p>Cupcakes had their day. Cronuts weren't worth the epically long lines. Personally, we're partial to the classic, can't-fail doughnut. The delicious treats are typically deep-fried and coated with sugar, but some all-star food bloggers found a way to make …

Your Lost Android Phone Can Now Call You

Did you know that Android has a built-in mechanism for locating or locking your lost phone? Google hasn’t done the best job marketing it, but it’s actually been baked right in since the release of Android 4.4*.<p><i>(It works with older Android phones, too — you just have to install the free app yourself)</i><p>…

Pickles Two Ways (Easy and Easier)

When you're two hours away from a decent pickle (think Gus's in the city), your CSA has pickling cucumbers and all the dill you can pick, making your own sour pickles seems like a pretty good idea. The Accidental Locavore found a couple of recipes that looked easy and interesting, so five pounds of …

Barbecue Black-Eyed Pea Burgers

<i>Delicious and meaty, these vegan black-eyed pea burgers are seasoned with just a touch of barbecue sauce for a spicy, smoky flavor.</i><p>Move over, …

How to Make Banh Xeo, Crisp Vietnamese Filled Crepes

How to make the hot and crunchy filled crepes known as banh xeo in Vietnam.<p><i>Banh xeo</i> translates to “sizzling cake.” Once you’ve made a batch of these lacy, ultra-crisp crepes, you’ll know why. Remember: Work quickly, and watch for splattering oil when the batter hits the pan.<p>Once oil is shimmering …

24 Delicious Ways To Eat Quinoa For Breakfast

Start your day with a Super Food and watch what happens.

Four offbeat Android launchers to transform your phone

Wish your phone could give you the apps you need, when you need them? Or maybe you just want to make your phone so dead-simple to use that even your grandmother won't get lost when she picks it up. The beauty of Android is that you can change almost everything about your phone, including all of …

What Do I Do With … Jackfruit?

2<p>SHARES<p>I was first introduced to jackfruit in southern India, where the edible orbs dangle from trees like prickly green footballs. In hot and steamy …

38 Tofu Recipes: Stir-Fries, Stews, Dips, and More

A collection of great tofu recipes, from stews and stir-fries to dips, on the grill, and in beignets<p><b>We love tofu. There, we said it.</b> (Again.) Bean curd—whether bouncy firm, dribblingly soft, or somewhere in between—is a versatile, healthy, and, dare we say, flavorful ingredient. Make the most of it …

Cooking

The Inside Story on Dried Fruit: Healthy or Fattening?

Dried fruits are hailed by many as a quick and healthy bite for this “on-the-go” world. But hidden sugars and high prices are less than ideal. So we …

Garden-to-Table Recipe: Mollie Katzen’s Smoky Brussels Sprouts and Onion

The rap on vegetarian recipes in the 1970s was that many were so loaded with cheese and butter that they might as well have been desserts. Not so …