Gayle Phiffer

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Shrimp and Grits

In a 2-qt. saucepan, bring 4 cups water to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and whisk in grits. Cook, whisking frequently, until grits are …

I Was So Afraid of Failing That I Wasn't Really Living. Here's How I Took My Sanity Back

I used to think things had to be done perfectly or they weren’t worth doing at all. If I didn’t organize my clothes by color, style, and season (even …

The Hard-to-Hear Advice Every 20-Something Needs

You Might Like{{displayTitle}}<p>Let’s be honest: Your 20s are a weird time. After teenage years spent in angst over the lack of freedom that comes with …

The 7 Questions I Asked That Seriously Changed My Life

From a young age, we’re usually told <i>not</i> to ask a lot of questions—don’t interrupt the teacher; hold your comments until the end of the meeting; …

Macy's classic thumbprint cookie will be no more

Pittsburghers are passionate about their cookies. So when Macy’s announced last month that the Arcade Bakery would be closing along with its Tic Toc …

Swearing, Scoring, And Fighting: Watch This Hockey Ref's Helmet Cam

AHL referee David Banfield wore a GoPro camera for the Rockford IceHogs/Charlotte Checkers game on Dec. 7, and although these perspectives are …

Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast

I have always been a big fan of french toast for breakfast. It is just as easy to make as scrambled eggs are and it turns a regular breakfast into …

Dr. Phil: The One Question You Need to Ask to Get What You Really Want

When I was growing up, my family was often dirt poor. At times we were living hand-to-mouth, so I understood from a very early age that I would need …

White Chocolate Lemon Butter Cookies.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 15, 2013 34<p>I’m choosing lemon over chocolate today. Things are nuts.<p>This is the second recipe I’m sharing for the month of …

Fight Dryness After 50: A Head-To-Toe Guide

One of the most common and annoying aspects of aging is . . . dryness.<p>Hair, eyes, skin -- and a few <i>other</i> places -- might need a bit more attention (and lubrication) than when we were younger.<p>But, don't despair! Here's a quick guide to moisturizing your body -- head to toe -- with tips and products …

Why Setting an Intention Every Morning Will Change Your Life

Here is a typical morning that I know so many face...<p>Hit the snooze button. Make and proceed to gulp down 1+ coffee/tea. Shower. Check phone while eating breakfast on autopilot. Get dressed. Head out the door amongst the bustling crowds, traffic, etc. or in your home office, where you get down to …

7 Things Calm People Do Differently

You've been through it more times than you'd care to count: As you trying to manage your growing stress throughout the chaos of a busy work day, there's (always!) at least one person who is keeping their cool. Don't they notice the crises you've been rushing between?<p>And have you ever wondered how …

Chipotle Chicken Chili

I’ll be on The Chew today, and I wanted to share the recipe I’ll be cooking since it’s one of my favorites from my new cookbook (here’s a peek if …

7 Exercise Moves for Lean, Sexy Legs

Upgrade your leg workouts with these killer exercises for your hamstrings, quads, and calves<p>Tired of the same old squats and lunges in your leg workout? We totally get it. The next time you want to tone your lower half, try these 7 challenging moves from the Women's Health Big Book of Exercises. …

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One Bowl Baking: Maple Walnut Blondies

As much as I love summer, it's tough to be an inspired baker. But every year, autumn saves me from falling into a total block. My ideas are endless and the desire to fire up the oven is once again renewed.<p>Example? I couldn't wait to experiment with these maple walnut blondies. As I'd never baked …

Long Term Study Results Offer Broad Perspective On Hormone Replacement Therapy For Women

More than a decade ago the NHLBI’s Women’s Health Initiative trials overturned the conventional wisdom that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for menopausal women helped protect women from a broad spectrum of chronic diseases, including cardiovascular disease. The findings caused dramatic …

12 Things to Tell My Son Before His Wedding Day

Having an only child is the maternal equivalent of putting all your eggs in one basket, so to speak. Additional children give you the chance for a do-over or two; with only one, that's exactly how many chances you get to get the whole parenting thing right. I look back on the trail I embarked upon …

Neiman Marcus Cookies Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>The story behind these Neiman Marcus cookies may be an urban legend but the resulting oatmeal chocolate chip cookie is very, very</i> …

Ultimate Chocolate Cupcakes

Home > Recipes by Category > Cupcakes > Ultimate Chocolate Cupcakes<p>May 9, 2017 // 646 <i>Comments »</i><p><i>These are the BEST chocolate cupcakes – a moist</i> …

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes

August 20, 2013<p>It’s been weird being in moving limbo the last few weeks. I definitely don’t like having all my pans packed up. And all my stuff boxed …

Easy Chickpea Curry with Coconut Rice

Easy Thai Chickpea Curry with Coconut Rice.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 25, 2013 184<p>Let’s get out of our comfort zone.<p>If you know me, and for all intents and …

How One Woman Went From Obesity to a Bikini Body

This post will explain exactly how Briana, a mother of three and reader of my blog, lost 100 pounds. It's a lot simpler than you might think.<p>For additional real-world examples and the fundamentals, I suggest reading <i>How to Lose 100 Pounds on The Slow-Carb Diet</i>. There are several men and women …

Summer BBQ Chicken + Chickpea Quinoa Salad

Summer BBQ Quinoa Salad.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 17, 2013 100<p>You GUYS.<p>I made quinoa again.<p>Sort of trendy. Nothing that exciting. But when all the flavors …

Easy Indoor No Bake S'more Bars Recipe

Take the campfire inside with these toasty marshmallow treats.<p><b>Notes:</b> A handheld butane torch for cooking can be found in kitchen and hardware stores. If you don't have one, place pan briefly under broiler to toast marshmallows. Take care as pan will be hot.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients14 ounces …

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 20, 2013 88<p>I stand firm on my conviction that one grilled cheese is …

Bacon- and Gouda-Stuffed Meatloaf With Tomato Marmalade and Loaded Smashed Potatoes Recipe

<b>Note</b>: The meat tastes wonderful the next day, sliced and tucked into crusty bread with a wisp of mayonnaise and a dollop of tomato relish.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the …

Sparkling Pineapple Rum Cocktail

BLT Chopped Salad with Corn, Feta + Avocado

BLT Chopped Salad with Corn, Feta + Avocado. (Video!)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 20, 2013 334<p>The times when I’m stoked about a salad are few and far …