Jessica Saca

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Zen A.M.: Why Japanese Breakfast Is the Best Way to Start Your Day

Prawn Papaya Salad | Vegetable Recipes

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>50 g unsalted peanuts<br>• 3 cloves of garlic<br>• 400 g peeled king prawns , deveined<br>• 4 ripe tomatoes<br>• groundnut oil<br>• 1-2 fresh red Thai …

The 20 weirdest French expressions (and how to use them)

<b>1.</b> The French won’t tell you that “you’re going a bit far”…they’ll tell you not to “push grandma in stinging nettle” (<i>Faut pas pousser mémé dans les</i> …

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How to Make the Grain Bowl of Your Lunchtime Dreams

Still searching for the tricks needed to get your grain bowl to taste as great as the one at your favorite little luncheonette? Search no more.<p>These days, it seems like <b>Instagram-ready grain bowls</b> are popping up everywhere at spots like Egg Shop in NYC and Baker Miller in Chicago. Still searching …

28 Ways to Dress a Grain Bowl You Probably Haven't Tried Yet

A good grain bowl is all about the mix-ins and toppings. So here are 28 great combos you probably haven't tried yet.<p>A good grain bowl is only as good as its add-ins. Give your quinoa, bulgur, farro, rice, and barley the love it deserves with these 28 healthy and easy toppings, mix-ins, and …

11 Weight Loss Tips from Professional Nutritionists and Trainers

Summer season is about to kick in, and your belly fat defies your efforts and struggles to make it slim and flat. Every time you start the new diet …

The Glutes Whisperer Shares The Ultimate Three Week Butt Workout

"He turned my thutt into a butt."<p>While en route to meet trainer Ryan Anthony at an Equinox gym in New York City, my anxiety sky rockets. We're about to embark on a three-week quest together: Anthony has been tasked with "fixing" my lifelong lack of derriere, somehow sculpting a "C" curve where …

Toasted Coconut Waffles

4 Servings<p>Coconut oil adds a rich sweetness to this waffle batter; shredded coconut and a quick toast deliver the crunch.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ cups unsweetened shredded coconut<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour<p>½ cup cornstarch<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>½ teaspoon baking soda<p>2 …

Potato, Greens, and Goat Cheese Quesadillas

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 35 min<p>We love the unexpected combination of potato and goat cheese in this quesadilla recipe.<p>March 2008Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/3 cups 1/2-inch cubes peeled Yukon Gold potatoes (about 2 medium)<p>2 teaspoons chili powder<p>1 1/3 cups (packed) coarsely grated hot pepper …

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

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Blueberry Hand Pies

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Kids love to get a pint-size sweet.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buttery Pie Crust (click for recipe)<p>All-purpose flour (for dusting)<p>2 cups blueberries (about 10 ounces)<p>1 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest<p>1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<p>1/4 cup sugar<p>1/4 teaspoon …

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24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

Forget the Skillet: These 18 Recipes Are All About Grilled Fish

Skip the sauté pan: You should really be cooking your fish on the grill. Let these 18 recipes inspire you.<p><b>Fish is about to be named your grill's MVP</b> this summer. From stuffed whole branzino to salmon kebabs, these recipes are worth taking to the grates.

No, MSG isn’t bad for you

Monosodium Glutamate (MSG), an additive best known for its use in Chinese restaurants, has had the thumbs up from scientists for quite some time now. But consumers still think of it as dangerous, and many claim to have bad reactions to it. So what's the deal?<p>As explained in the above video by the …

The Best General Tso's Chicken Recipe

If the British can proudly call Chicken Tikka Masala their national dish, then surely it's time that General Tso got his chicken in our national spotlight. Everybody knows the candy-sweet take-out joint version, but I firmly believe that it has the potential to be so much more than that. How great …

The Most Important Anti-Aging Step You’re Probably Skipping

Anti-aging, as the billion-dollar anti-wrinkle industry can attest, is a concern we all have. But many of us, distracted by reducing the appearance …

7 Strength Moves Runners Should Do

Improve your running game by adding these resistance moves to your training regimen<p>Surprise—there’s more to running well than just putting one foot in front of the other. With a regular strength-training routine, you’ll build muscle to make you leaner, more powerful, and less prone to injury. (And, …

How to Do SXSW Like a Local

Photo credit: nickmickolas via Flickr CC)<p>If this is your first SX, don’t stress! This time of year, cases of FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) are on the …

Where to Score a Great Deal on Mimosas This Weekend

This is it, Austinites: your last chance for two weeks to enjoy central Austin unmolested. Why not save some money in the process and dedicate this weekend's brunch to the bottomless, dollar, or otherwise <b>bargain mimosa</b>.<p>Eater has rounded up some of Austin's best mimosa deals at legitimately …

30 Signs You've Been in Your Relationship For a Ridiculously Long Time

If you're not married, all your friends think you are.<p><b>1. You sleep with separate blankets.</b><p><b>2. You can tell him he's driving you crazy in a totally normal way without fighting about it.</b> "Haha seriously, though, f*** off."<p><b>3. You get in the shower with him in a completely nonsexual way just because</b> …

37 Super Bowl Snacks Better Than Hot Wings

Eating wings until you feel satisfied is hard and annoying. You know it's true. Here's how to better feed your buffalo sauce addiction.

20 Essential Dishes Every Cook Should Know

If you were going to ever commit any sort of recipes to your memory -- if you were going to ever cook things so often that they become second nature -- you should look to these twenty. (Or, if they won't all fit in your brain, at least have them at the ready). Because while we're all into big …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Allow us to state the obvious: It's cold out there. So cold, in fact, that you're probably having trouble mustering the will to pull out your …

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How I Learned to Stop Ordering 'Thai Spicy'

<b>Editor's note:</b> Please welcome friend of Serious Eats (and former contributor) Joe DiStefano, a.k.a. "The Man Who Ate Queens." These days Joe is the chief writer of Chopsticks and Marrow, where he explores food all over Queens and beyond. Today he's dropping by to dispel some myths about ordering …

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

A Secret to the Best Bacon Ever

<b>Preheat the oven to 400°F.</b> Arrange a rack in the lower third of the oven and heat to 400°F. If you're cooking 2 sheets of bacon, position a second …

Perfect Beachy Waves! Here's How to Get 'Em

Some people are lucky when it comes to hair texture. You know the type: they can go to bed with damp hair and roll out of bed looking as if they'd …

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.<p>1. Standing V Raise<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand and stand …

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