Monica Maguire

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5 Healthy Comfort Food Recipes Pinterest Readers Are Obsessed With

Thanks to the health food movement and innovative food bloggers, the words "healthy" and "comfort food" now exist in the same sentence. It's possible …

10 Simple 100-Calorie Snacks That Won't Leave You Hangry

To be quite frank, finding 100-calorie snacks that aren’t, well, “lacking” is not an easy task. But fewer calories doesn’t have to equate to fewer …

9 Delicious Crock-Pot Chicken Recipes

Need fresh ideas for chicken? Toss your favorite bird into the slow cooker, set it, and forget it until dinnertime.<p>Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka …

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Blended Coconut Coffee Recipe

Rich, creamy and dairy free<p>Creamy coconut, Starbucks® Sumatra coffee and a hint of cocoa make this smoothie an irresistible treat.<p>01<p>Add ice, brown …

Ancient Chinese Secret for Growing the Longest Hair in the World:DIY

Hello everyone,<p>The various hair care products available in the market are loaded with chemicals and are not at all effective in stimulating the hair …

Pie Is Just the Beginning: The Best Apple Desserts to Make This Fall

Fact: The best fall desserts are the ones that have apple in them.<p><b>Fact: The best fall desserts are the ones that have apple in them.</b> Here are over a dozen of our favorites, from fritters to cobbler.

An Aggressive Full-Body Fat-Loss Workout from The Original 21-Day Shred

By the time you reach Day 18 of the <b>The 21-Day Shred</b> you'll already be significantly leaner, and quite possibly even stronger. The workout starts out …

Here's How You Get a Body Like An Olympian

They have some of the best bodies in the world. Now, members of Team USA are hoping to help you transform yours.<p>“I want all the gym members to recognize that we’re all teammates, it doesn’t matter your fitness level,” Alysia Montano, a middle distance runner and seven-time U.S. Outdoor National …

Autumn Salad with Figs and Blue Cheese

Mimi Thorisson tosses her incredible mesclun salad with figs, toasted nuts, bacon and blue cheese. <b>Slideshow:</b> Green Salads for Thanksgiving

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The 15 best books to read on your commute

Our friends at Amazon put together a list of the best books for your commute. Whether they're divided into small chapters, filled with tips to get you ahead at work, or just feature a train prominently, these 15 books are perfect for reading on the way to and from the office.<p>We've included blurbs …

Books

21 Easy and Delicious Whole30 Dinner Recipes

If you missed our Whole30 breakfast recipe roundup, here’s a simple refresher of what the program is all about. Designed to be a monthlong reboot for …

Cooking

Easy Ottolenghi: vegetable recipes

When I was first approached to come up with this special collection of recipes, I could pretty much hear the readers’ letters writing themselves. “Easy Ottolenghi?” the cry would go. “Isn’t that some sort of culinary oxymoron, like jumbo shrimps and paper tablecloths?” But a story always has two …

Sweet Potatoes

Recipe: Muenster and Avocado Grilled Cheese

(Image credit: Christine Han)<p>While I'm not one to turn my back on the nostalgia of a simple grilled cheese sandwich (Okay, maybe with a little …

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Holistic Psychiatrist Gets Big Book Deal on Women’s Mental Health – But is Blacklisted by Mainstream Media

Kelly Brogan M.D.<p>by <b>Brian Shilhavy</b> <b><br>Health Impact News Editor</b><p>Dr. Kelly Brogan is a Manhattan-based holistic women’s health psychiatrist. Her credentials …

Mainstream Media

7 Types of Fruit Trees You Can Grow in Your Living Room

There are decorative house plants and then there are edible plants that you tend to in a tiny kitchen garden. But what about in between?<p>If you're looking for an indoor plant that's both decorative <i>and</i> edible, look to the world of fruit trees! <b>While many grow to be enormous in the wild and are native</b> …

Avocado Recipes

These delicious recipes include gooey cheese-topped guacamole and chilled avocado soup with crab.

Food

Quinoa Recipes

Quinoa is a healthy grain-like seed that's become incredibly popular with both home cooks and professional chefs. This protein-and fiber-rich …

Healthy Eating
Breakfast

45 Essential Thanksgiving Desserts

End your big feast on a sweet note.<p>Sure, the turkey may seem like the star, but really, it's all about dessert. End your feast on a sweet note with our favorite pies, cookies, cakes and more.

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A Smoked Side Dish for Thanksgiving: Creamed Corn

I grew up in a boiled-corn culture (at least it was hypersweet corn from Maryland's Eastern Shore). So my first taste of grilled corn, in Trinidad and Tobago, came as a revelation. Grilling corn caramelizes its natural sugars--especially when you expose the kernels directly to the fire by grilling …

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The Surprising Secret to Successful Backpacking: Weight Training - REI Co-op Journal

When guiding trips in the mountains, I get clients of all shapes and sizes. One day I’ll be working with a professional snowboarder, the next with a …

What Is Involtini?

<b>For more food, drink, and travel videos, visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>There are some dishes that are more complicated than they are worth, but others can just <i>look</i> complicated (and impressive!) without very much of a hassle. Involtini is one of those classic dishes that can delight your guests but be …

Food

How to Make a Salad You'll Actually Want to Eat for Breakfast

There's always a place for pancakes, but salads should become your new weekday workhorse breakfast. Here's how to build a salad you'll actually want to eat first thing in the morning.<p>At <i>Bon Appétit</i>, we all agree: Salad is awesome. We eat it for lunch. We eat it for dinner. We'll happily call it a …

Healthy Eating

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Whipped Goat Cheese

6 Servings<p>This dish has become a signature of Domenica chef Alon Shaya. Precooking the cauliflower in seasoned poaching liquid infuses it with flavor; roasting makes it crisp.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Roasted Cauliflower<p>2 1/2 cups dry white wine<p>1/3 cup olive oil<p>1/4 cup kosher salt<p>3 tablespoons fresh …

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These Blended Frozen Banana Recipes Are Better Than Ice Cream

It’s time to rethink the banana.<p>All you need is a freezer and a blender to transform the potassium-, serotonin- and fiber rich fruit into the creamiest, most healthy treat we’ve had all year.<p>We scoured the internet for delicious ideas, but really, you can’t go wrong: peel and slice some slightly …

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51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

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12 Pieces Of Buddhist Wisdom That Will Transform Your Life

Matt Valentine, buddhaimonia.com<p>1. Live with compassion<p>Compassion is one of the most revered qualities in Buddhism and great compassion is a sign of …