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Homemade granola recipe

Step away from the cereal aisle: granola is absurdly easy to make, and at a fraction of the cost of the packet stuff<p>If I could go back in time, I’d invest in granola shares: this mix of grains, fruit and nuts often costs more per kilo than steak. Not only is it cheap and stupidly easy to make at …

Recipes

20 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Never Want to Leave

When the winter winds are buffeting your body, and also your spirit, there is no more welcome retreat than a cozy, well-appointed bedroom. For your …

Interior Design

I made a great discovery when I stopped staring at a woman on the beach

It was the crack of dawn and I couldn't stop looking over at the woman a few feet away from me on the beach. I had come to watch the sunrise and she was getting on my nerves.<p>The woman, who was probably in her 60s, was hunched over, incessantly tapping and swiping on the screen of her cellphone …

Relationships

Salted Caramel Banana Pudding

Salted Caramel Banana Pudding<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Shortcut Salted Caramel: Melt butter and light brown sugar in a small saucepan over …

We're About To Totally Change The Way You Think About Meatballs

These aren't your grandma's meatballs.<p>Just like mac and cheese and mashed potatoes, meatballs are one of those comfort foods that always hit the spot. But they're generally kind of same-old, same old. Meatball, marinara, pasta. Delicious, but just a bit tired.<p>Well, your meatball ennui is officially …

8 Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Try To Lose 8 Pounds In The New Year

When it’s cold you want to hunker down and binge watch TV while eating comfort foods. Sounds fun but fattening. Before you gain weight in the new …

Loaded Cauliflower Casserole

Cauliflower just got loaded -- like a baked potato, that is. All the familiar flavors of your favorite stuffed spud are in this cheesy casserole that …

Pumpkin Bread with Cream Cheese Filling

The sweetened cream cheese filling elevates this moist spiced pumpkin bread. The recipe makes two loaves, one for family and one to freeze for later. …

These 3 Moves Will Help You FINALLY Master Crow Pose

Plus, how to pop into crow like a pro.<p><i>In honor of National Yoga Month, we'll be rolling out a brand new yoga workout every Wednesday in September!</i><p>You've been trying out the whole yoga thing for a while now, mastering poses like Downward Dog and Warrior II. In fact, you're officially starting to …

If You Love Mexican Food, You'll Go Crazy for These Chicken Taco Soup Recipes

Everyone knows about Taco Tuesday, but we are firm believers that every day should be a taco day. Sometimes we want to take in all of the goodness of …

Hot Hair Tricks to Make You Look And Feel Younger

You're never too old for a chic topknot.<p>Hairstyles come and go as we age, but we're almost always in search of a style that sheds a few years off the face. In the latest installment of 'The Younger Games' actress Kelly Deadmon let's celebrity stylist Matt Fugate experiment with different tricks and …

Here's Your First Look at All 171 of Our 2017 Best Beauty Buys

If you're considering doing a little spring cleaning, now's the time: You're going to need the shelf space for these 171 (!) game-changing beauty …

Treating an Autistic Person Like a Person Doesn't Make You a Hero, It Makes You Human

My son shouldn't be an object upon whom others can perform so-called "good deeds."<p>My oldest son is autistic and non-speaking. He's also smart, funny, kind, loving, and a great problem solver. He shouldn't be an object of pity nor should he be an object upon whom others can perform so-called "good …

Autism

WATCH: Disabling IPhone Animations Can Actually Speed Up Your Device

Just one little tweak makes your iPhone feel brand-new again!<p>Compared to desktop computers, iPhones run very lean and very mean, but that's not to …

How to Make Baked Oatmeal Without a Recipe

Learning how to make baked oatmeal will save your winter morning. I always have a hard time getting out of bed, but especially on cold mornings. I …

Polish Potato, Kielbasa, and Cabbage Soup (Kapusniak) Recipe

There are hundreds of variations on classic Polish <i>kapusniak</i> (sauerkraut and sausage soup). My version lays no claims to authenticity, but it is simple, delicious, and deeply nourishing. Sauerkraut and fresh cabbage come together for extra flavor in the broth.<p>Why It Works<p>Adding the ingredients to …

My Daughter Has Cerebral Palsy—and I Refuse to Sugarcoat How Hard It Is

Why I'll admit what some other mothers of special-needs children won't.<p><i>Aimee Christian is the mother of Thora, 5, and Freyja, 3. Her blog, Teeny and the Bee, chronicles family life and parenting issues involving Freyja, who has cerebral palsy. She is candid about the difficulties of raising a child</i> …

yoga | Women's Health

It will work wonders for your digestion.<p>It's referred to as "black magic" by devotees.<p>If you had to choose one...<p>Because we know you've got 10 minutes you can spare.<p>​It’s a crime against yoga to let a bad mat disrupt your practice, so let the pros tell you about the best of the bunch.<p>Here's the …

Yoga Workout: Pump Up Your Yoga Practice

The fitness world may have stumbled upon its new power couple: Yoga and weight lifting are emerging as complementary—not conflicting—practices.<p>This routine, created by New York City yoga instructor Kristin McGee, combines yoga postures and upper-body strength exercises into a fast-paced circuit. …

10 Natural DIY Citrus Cleaners

We are big fans of natural cleaners here on Apartment Therapy, and generally they are very easy (and inexpensive!) to make. I personally try to use …

Jealousy

There are two ways to keep a butterfly in your hand: You can hold onto it real tight so it won't fly away, which is a contraction that usually kills the butterfly. Or, you can lovingly intoxicate it by putting some sweet honey in the palm of your hand. This approach is an expansion, and the …

Style: Fashion Trends, Beauty Tips, Hairstyles & Celebrity Style News

Hot on the heels of her rousing Golden Globes speech, the media mogul is making new waves with...<p>Kaia Gerber, 16, looks gorgeous on the cover of …

Low-Fat Chicken Recipes

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Healthy Fresh Popsicle Recipes

These gourmet ice pops aren't just delish treats for hot summer days—they're also health food on a stick<p><b>Thai Iced Coffee</b><br>Antioxidant-packed java may help ward off diabetes and some forms of cancer--and keep your mind sharp. Adding cardamom to the grinds while brewing gives this cool dessert a spicy …

Cocktail Hour: Tipsy Basil Lemonade

When life gives you lemons, mix them with wine!<p>In a pitcher, combine 12 whole fresh basil leaves, a 750-ml bottle of sauvignon blanc, 2 cups all-natural lemonade, and 3/4 cup limoncello; stir. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving.<p><b>Makes 6 Servings</b> <i>Per serving: 220 cal, 0 g fat, 40 g carbs,</i> …

Yoga for Bedtime

Need help sleeping? Doing yoga exercises before bedtime can be just what you need

Drop Two Sizes

There's more than one way to perform this "Drop Two Sizes" routine. Vary your weekly program with a timed metabolic workout plan:<p>Starting with the first exercise, complete as many reps as you can in 30 seconds, then rest for 30 seconds. Continue this pattern until you've finished all the exercises. …