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Almost No Fat Banana Bread Recipe

"This bread is surprising moist and has a wonderful flavor. For a little variation, you can add nuts or raisins."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose …

Breakfast

100 Best Gifts For Women Under $25 On Amazon

Whether you're shopping for your mother, sister, best friend, or girlfriend, only the absolute best gifts for women will do. Personally, I'm of the …

Shopping

6 under-the-radar Amazon Prime clothing brands every woman should know

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Ella Moon's aesthetic is very Anthropologie-esque, but the price points are slightly lower with most pieces between $60 and $100. This …

Clothing

This Steak Dinner is The Easiest, Best-Looking Meal You’ll Cook All Week

I don’t have a significant other, but if i did, I would cook them this for every special occasion under the sun. In the meantime, I guess this means …

Country Lifestyle

Top 12 Liver-Cleansing Foods

The liver, weighing in at about 3 pounds in healthy adults, is one of the body’s vital organs. It is responsible for many important functions related …

7 Coffee Smoothies That Will Change Your Morning

Raise your hand if at least once a week your morning looks like this: Alarm goes off. Three snoozes go by before you’re out of bed, and suddenly …

Breakfast

Drop Nine Pounds in Three Days by Transforming Your Gut Bacteria

Not long ago, scientists realized that “trillions of bacteria living in our guts have a surprising effect on our weight,” according to Dr. Oz. Turns …

7 New Writer Mistakes that Make you Vulnerable to Predators

Shares 597<p><i>Predators are looking for newbies who make these mistakes.</i><p><b>by Anne R. Allen</b><p>We all make mistakes. It’s how people learn. But some new writer …

The One Protein Powder You Should Have Every Morning For Weight Loss, According To A Trainer

If you're trying to lose weight and are looking for a protein powder that will help you feel full, keep your energy up, and give your metabolism a …

5 Natural Ways to Mosquito-Proof Your Yard

Box clever: Madeleine Shaw on the perfect packed lunch

Courtesy of Madeleine Shaw<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Instead of sitting at your desk with yet another soggy sandwich and crushed packet of …

Onions

What Bobbi Brown eats for glowing skin

Makeup legend Bobbi Brown, 60, may be synonymous with barely-there, you-but-better beauty products, but her true secret weapon isn’t the perfect nude …

Healthy Eating

How to Lose Weight the Right Way

Many people call a truce with the battle of the bulge at a certain age, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. When you’re older than 60, being a …

Holistic Medicine

Slow cooker makes balsamic beef recipe easy

Georgia food blogger Robyn Stone has a new cookbook that adapts favorite Southern recipes to a busy family lifestyle. The book, named for her blog, …

Cooking

Seriously, This Is What the Healthiest Eaters Do Before 7 A.M. Every Day

As the year continues to surge forward (can you believe it's April already?), it's safe to say we're all feeling the effects of a very busy 2017. We …

New York Times

16 non-boring salad recipes to whip up this spring

As warmer weather and fresher produce start sprouting up, so do salad cravings. Tempting greens and veggies at the farmers market may once again make …

Healthy Eating

25 Ways To Transform Your Home For $50 Or Less

Get your dream home at prices that are like a dream.

10 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter | Inc.com

Hate your commute? Struggle to motivate yourself to hit the treadmill? Perhaps both these problems (and many more) have the same solution. Why not turn these odds and ends of unpleasant time into opportunities to learn by popping on a podcast? That's how many luminaries like Bill Gates manage to …

Self-improvement

20 Sweet Tips for Your Teenage Girl’s Bedroom

One fun aspect of raising children is getting to exercise your own inner child while you decorate their bedrooms. So when they’ve outgrown the …

The 20 Minute Morning Routine That Relieves Anxiety

Anxiety. I call it a brick wall.<p>I want to enjoy time with my friends and family… Brick wall.<p>I want to go to work… Brick wall.<p>I want to go on holiday… …

The 7 Best Fantasy Books for the Holiday Season

Whether you're looking for a last minute holiday gift or want a story for yourself, here's fantasy that isn't grimdark.<p>Thanks to the popularity of</i> …

Books

What to Do If Your Thyroid Is on the Fritz

From weight gain (or loss) to exhaustion, brain fog, depression, anxiety, and dry skin, thyroid dysfunction causes a wide range of symptoms, which …

Dreaming of a Writing Career: 6 Things New Writers Can do NOW

Shares 9<p><i>Writing career dreams? How to prepare while you’re writing that novel.</i><p>by Anne R. Allen<p>Recently fellow mystery author Carmen Amato said she’d …

Writing

Words in your ears: the 10 best books podcasts

A bookseller and writer chooses his favourite audio options for those occasions when actually reading a book would be ill-advised<p>You can’t read books all the time; trust me, I’ve tried (and like I said to the officer, at least I wasn’t texting and driving). The next best thing is a good books …

Books

Apple Whiskey Cider

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe combines a blend of freshly pressed juices from organic red pears and …

7 Things Wildly Successful People Do Before 7:30 a.m.

Successful people come from all walks of life, yet they all have one thing in common: where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by their ability to let go of the negativity that holds so many …

Time Management

9 yoga poses you can do anywhere

This sequence is designed to challenge your entire body in a low-impact way, but still leave your muscles tired and your body and mind invigorated.<p>The cardio bursts throughout this routine will give you a healthy sweat and elevate your heart rate, which aids in fat loss, especially in difficult …

Yoga

9 simple steps to a perfectly Zen bedroom

Zen-influenced interiors have an enduring appeal as they tap into something deeper than mere aesthetic trends. They appeal to those wanting a quiet, …

20 minutes of this simple breathing technique could lower your inflammation

Ever struggle to keep up with the heavy yoga breathing that everyone around you seems to do effortlessly? Well, it’s time to hone in your skills—in …

Wellness