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12 Tasty Substitutions When Cutting Carbs

Cutting carbs doesn’t have to be a buzzkill—we reviewed some equally awesome options<p>“The best way to cut carbs from your diet is to make creative substitutions,” says Arthur Agatston, M.D., author of <i>The South Beach Diet</i>. “That way you can still eat the foods you love, without busting your diet.”<p>Dr. …

25 Best Snacks For Weight Loss

From the editors of RedbookMag.com, four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their own weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p><b>1) Hard-boiled eggs with sriracha sauce</b> To improve thyroid function—the gland manages growth and metabolism—look no further than a low-calorie, …

Todd & Diane’s Sticky Fish Sauce Chicken Wings

You might need some extra hand wipes for this post. Or you just might want to skip this recipe all together because the thought of fish sauce makes …

Recipes

15 Delicious Mug Snacks You Can Make In The Microwave

For your dorm room or anywhere else. Just make sure you don't share these with anybody.<p>Find more easy recipes at <b>SpoonUniversity.com</b> and stay in the loop by liking <b>Spoon on Facebook.</b>

21 Mint Chocolate Recipes to Make This Holiday Season

With colder weather setting in, our minds (and tummies) start thinking about the delicious holiday party feasts and Christmastime goodies that await our tastebuds. By far, the most refreshing combo of these holiday flavors is that perfect mix of peppermint and chocolate. From the addicting …

Devil's Food Cake with Hazelnut Crunch

12 to 16 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 1/3 cups cake flour<p>1 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1/4 teaspoon baking powder<p>2 teaspoons instant espresso powder<p>1 cup hot coffee<p>1 cup buttermilk<p>2 1/2 cups sugar<p>1 cup (2 sticks) …

How To Make Creamy Ice Cream with Just One Ingredient! — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

A few years ago I shared my favorite magic trick in the kitchen: creamy ice cream made with just one ingredient. Yes, that's right — just one …

Ice Cream

How to Find Wisdom From Everyday People

It was one of those nondescript days that came and went, except there was a one minute detail that stayed with me. Walking along the warm summer streets of New York City, the bustling people and laughter and perplexing smells from the meat carts (was it intoxicating or not?) aroused my senses and …

New York City

Grilled Spinach- and Mushroom-Stuffed Beef Tenderloin Recipe

<b>Read more: Grilling: Spinach and Mushroom-Stuffed Beef Tenderloin</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Filling</b>:3 tablespoon unsalted butter1/4 cup finely chopped shallots10 ounces button mushrooms, cleaned and cut into 1/2-inch sliced2 teaspoons freshly minced garlic (about 2 medium cloves)1/2 teaspoon crushed red …

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Chewy chocolate chip cookies with crisp edges, a rich, buttery, toffee-like flavor, big chocolate chunks, and a sprinkle of sea salt.<p>Why It Works<p>Browning the butter gives the cookies a more intensely nutty, butterscotch flavor.<br>• Chopping the chocolate by hand creates large and small pieces for more …

Blueberry Cheesecake Pie Recipe

For the Graham Cracker Crust:<p>2 cups graham cracker crumbs (about 9 whole graham crackers)<br>• 2 tablespoons light brown sugar<br>• ¼ teaspoon ground …

The Simple Way to Eat Less

Tempted to treat yourself? Try using this trick first<p>Would that cheeseburger be nearly as tempting if you knew you'd have to log 33 minutes on the treadmill to burn off all of the calories it contains? Didn't think so. So it's not exactly shocking that, when menus list how much exercise you’d have …

Peaches and Cream Turnovers. Only take 15 minutes and 4 ingredients. Perfect for Mothers Day Brunch. http://domesticfits.com/2013/04/30/apricot-peaches-and-cream-turnovers-and-sur-la-table-giveaway/

12 Strawberry Recipes To Make This Spring

Gallery12 Strawberry Recipes To Make This Spring<p>Depending on where you live, you're either at the cusp of strawberry season or enjoying the first few ripe red berries. Either way, it's time to start planning what you'll make once you've got bushels of strawberries at your disposal. Will it be …

Healthy Mexican in Minutes

Simplified (and slimmed down!) recipes for your fave Mexican foods

Cooking

Red Wine-Braised Short Ribs

6 Servings<p>These short ribs are even better when they're allowed to sit overnight.<p>October 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 pounds bone-in beef short ribs, cut crosswise into 2-inch pieces<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>3 medium onions, chopped<p>3 medium carrots, peeled, …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Gluten-Free Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

These flourless peanut butter cookies bake up thin and crisp. The simple batter welcomes variations. To the batter, consider adding 1 cup of mini chocolate chips, 1 cup toasted, chopped peanuts, 1/2 cup shredded coconut or 1 cup chopped dried fruit, such as dried cranberries.<p>Recipe adapted from Bon …

The 5 Tastiest Grilled Cheese Sandwiches You'll Ever Meet (P.S. They're Healthier Than You Think!)

Today is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day—a must-celebrate event, obviously. Being I'm a mostly vegetarian, the grilled cheese used to be my usual go-to whenever I'd meet friends at a diner (the iceberg lettuce salads never held as much appeal, you know?). Naturally, the sandwich would be …

How to Pace Your First Half or Full Marathon

The key is to run by how you feel on race day.<p><i>Sandra asks: I’m running my first marathon in</i> <i>Cleveland</i> <i>this May, and I’m wondering if you have any tips on pacing. How fast should I start? Should I use the Pace Team?</i><p>Excellent choice in races, Sandra, and a great question too! My racing philosophy is a …

216 Fun-Tastic Wedding Ideas + 3 Gorgeous Real Weddings = Enough Inspiration to Keep You In on a Friday Night!

<b>216 Fun-Tastic Wedding Ideas</b><p>Put your 'maids in mismatched floral dresses, like these <b>7</b> garden-inspired frocks! —Santa Barbara Chic<p>Have a <b>1</b>-man band march you and your guests from the ceremony to the reception! —Colin Cowie Weddings<p>Serve one of these <b>8</b> foods at your wedding after-party! —SheFinds<p>Save <b>25</b> …