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Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Do you have to count calories to lose weight? + thai quinoa coleslaw - bring joy

First, the tofu in the quinoa is totally optional, but adds some extra protein to the meal. I like using frozen tofu that has been defrosted (make …

10 Winter Pastas

On days like these -- when cold snow creeps over the tops of our boots and we're glad to be packed into a crowded subway car simply for the heat -- very few things make us warm <i>and</i> happy. Hot chocolate is too fleeting, our favorite winter hats are weathered, and by the time we get home all we want …

5-Minute Breakfasts That Are Actually Healthy

Seriously, you have no excuse for hitting the drive-thru

Studies show that turmeric can be as effective as 14 pharmaceutical drugs

Turmeric and saffron are the two prominent spices used in South Asian and Middle Eastern dishes including Persians and Indians. Persian saffron and …

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

We all know about the original cinnamon rolls. My mom made them my whole life, I’ve made them my whole life, and they are hands-down the best …

How to Recycle Anything (the Sustainable Way)

We know, we know! We <i>should</i> be reducing, reusing, and recycling at all times, but it’s just so time-consuming. Looking up plastic codes, sorting …

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Fig Newtons | Tracey's Culinary Adventures

I received the Flour Bakery cookbook for Christmas this past year, and upon my initial flip through, these fig newtons were the first thing that …

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Banana Walnut Bread Recipe by Ann Low

<b>You’ll be surprised that it still stays very soft and fresh even when it’s chilled. Definitely a keeper recipe.</b><br>By Ann Low<p>Banana Walnut Bread<p>Print<p>Prep …

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5 Great Fig Recipes to Celebrate Fig Season

A couple of years back, Casey Lane was kind enough to give us the recipe for his extremely popular balsamic roasted fig bruschetta served at the …

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

Healthy Breakfast Ideas: 7 Refreshing Summer Morning Meals To Beat The Heat

Holy heat wave! When you're awoken by humidity rather than the buzz of your alarm, the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven or the stove to whip up some breakfast.<p>Sure, you could grab a breakfast bar and call yourself set (and prepare to crash: the amount of sugar in those babies is …

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Honey & Chili Chicken Thighs, Arugula Pesto Pasta, Italian Salad Dressing, Summer Berry Pavlovas, & Sparkling Sweet Tea Cocktail

This week, it felt like summer finally arrived — both with temperature creeping up and in our kitchens. Don't these chicken thighs glazed in honey …

15 Quick and Simple Vegetable Recipes to Get You Out of a Green Salad Rut

Don't get me wrong, I love a good green salad. But there is a whole world of quick, easy vegetable side dishes that don't involve lettuce. With …

A dinner salad built for two! The perfect size for small households. GET THE RECIPE: Taco Salad with Creamy Cilantro Dressing, http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-for-two-taco-salad-with-creamy-cilantro-dressing-recipes-from-the-kitchn-189217

27 Easy Ways To Eat Healthier

Don't punish yourself with a cleanse or something equally awful. Just make real food better for you with these yummy substitutions.<p><i>Graphics by Chris Ritter for BuzzFeed.</i>