Beth Smigelski

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Lemon Vinaigrette

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — May 19, 2018<p>This <b>lemon vinaigrette</b> is a staple dressing recipe and instantly brightens any salad or plate of veggies. …

Seafood

Why The Internet Is Going Crazy Over This Mattress

Casper is only three years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

The one ingredient you need to keep your skin plump and hydrated

Hydrating moisturizers and serums are great and all, but there’s one special ingredient you should look for if you’re trying to maximize hydration: …

Skin Care

Mediterranean Marinades for Healthier Grilling

Marinating is a centuries-old practice that tenderizes, flavors and preserves vegetables and meat. It’s also a good way to reduce the formation of …

Food

How To Make The Perfect Vinaigrette [Infographic]

Image: iStock<p>There's no need to spend money on packaged salad dressing when making your own, preservative-free version is easy. This handy …

Food

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Spaghetti with Lemon

Rose and I took a trip to the Amalfi Coast in 1998 where practically everything we ate included lemon. This recipe comes from a small trattoria …

How Long You Can Store (Almost) Anything in the Fridge, Freezer and Pantry

Is that chicken breast at the bottom of your freezer still safe to eat? How about the mustard that’s been in your cupboard for who knows how long? …

The Best Trader Joe's Products Of All Time

If you've got a Trader Joe's in your neighborhood, chances are it's your go-to supermarket. It's cheap, convenient, and the snacks are unbeatable. It …

The Garlic Broth Recipe That Brought Me Back to Health

This soup has just three other ingredients, but garlic is the one that matters.<p><i>This story is part of the Healthyish Guide to Feeling Better Already, a collection of recipes, remedies, and distractions to get you back on your feet.</i><p>Before there was this garlic broth, my sick-day cooking was pretty …

Food Preservation

You Only Need 5 Ingredients for This Chili Recipe

Everyone has a favorite chili recipe. Maybe it's a family recipe or something at your favorite restaurant in town, but we all have one. Over the …

Cooking

The Most Tender, Juicy Meatloaf Merrill Has Ever Cooked

My favorite dish is my mom’s red beans and rice. It takes her all day to make it, simmering the beans until they soften into a creamy, comforting consistency and the scent of ham perfumes the house. Note, it’s not red beans and rice that’s my favorite, but <i>my mom’s</i> version. Because, let’s face it, …

Cooking

Crispy Honey-Lemon Chicken Thighs Are a Budget-Friendly Weeknight Meal

Sure, chicken breasts are healthy and versatile, but let’s be real: The thighs are the real winner. They’re cheaper, juicier, and more flavorful, yet they’re often overlooked. Why not give them the love they deserve? Enter crispy chicken thighs with honey-lemon pan sauce. Quick, easy, and involving …

Halushki Recipe

"This is a traditional Polish recipe handed down from my grandma. Its quick, simple, inexpensive, tasty and makes enough to feed an …

Garlic Powder

Chef Tyler Herald Shares His Favorite Food Experiences in Indianapolis

<i>Welcome to EAT THIS CITY , your tour of the best restaurants in one of our favorite cities, as chosen by a world-class chef, celebrity, or local hero.</i><p>This week, we’re making a stop in Indianapolis, Indiana, home to the famed Indianapolis 500, the world’s largest single-day sporting event. As any …

These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Bill Clinton

The Gut-Healthy Tonic You Should Drink Every Morning

Award-winning blogger and trusted authority on traditional foods Jennifer McGruther opts for a mug of nourishing morning bone broth to start her day …

Anti-aging

The Zippy, Make-Ahead Green Sauce That'll Brighten Cold-Weather Dinners

<i>The words "hassle-free holiday trick" are music to our ears. We partnered with Delta® Faucet to announce their newest addition to the kitchen, ShieldSpray™ Technology It makes holiday cleanup easy by keeping the splashing contained, so we're free to entertain more. And we're celebrating by sharing</i> …

Weather

The French Cheese Puffs You Can Keep in Your Freezer

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>There are two-dozen Parmesan gougères in my freezer ready to bake off at a moment's notice. I have zero parties on the …

Baking

I Made This One Comfort Food Dish & It Lasted Me All Week Long

Comfort food doesn't exactly have single-serving size written all over it. These one-pot dishes fall more in line with what our parents used to whip …

You can no longer buy a 256GB iPhone 7 from Apple, giving the iPhone 8 a leg up

Apple made a few major changes to its iPhone lineup last month, but you probably missed one.<p>There were the major announcements — an iPhone 8 and an …

This Trick For Cleaning Sneakers Gets Mind-Blowing Results

If clean sneakers are what you're into, that is.<p>Ah, there’s nothing like a new pair of sneakers. So clean, so bright, so full of life. And so fleeting.<p>Anyone who has ever owned a pair of Converse, Keds, or other white canvas sneakers signs a sort of mental contract with themselves that explicitly …

Shoes

The Best Private Dining Rooms in New Orleans

New Orleans is the seat of decadence and hospitality, but even with all that, sometimes it’s necessary to kick it up another notch. Enter the world of private dining in New Orleans, complete with notable amenities like Bourbon Street balconies, special access to world-class wine cellars, menus …

How to avoid eating like a tourist in Rome

Nothing is more tragic than a bad meal in Rome. But believe it or not, it can happen. Bland pizza. Overpriced cappuccino. Chicken cutlet sandwiches …

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Vietnamese cuisine has certainly become an established part of the dining scene in many cities throughout the United States, and dishes like phở and bánh mì have become as common as sushi and tacos. And while South Florida may be new to the game compared to places like Los Angeles, but the region …

Vietnam

Make A Pot Roast Worthy of Sunday Dinner at Mama's

Pot roast, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, and buttery dinner rolls. If someone mentions going home to Mama’s for the weekend, your mind just …

A master list of every Austin restaurant opening in fall 2017

Ah, fall. The air gets a little crisp, the leaves (sort of) start to change, and new restaurants open in a frenzy. With the inevitable delays, …

This Is the Best Firehouse Chili

One morning in the summer of 2016, there was a minor car crash on a causeway west of New Orleans, in a little town called LaPlace, on the east bank of the Mississippi River. Among those who responded was Spencer Chauvin, a chief of the St. John the Baptist Parish Fire Department. It was a standard …

Food Preservation

7 best restaurants outside Austin that are definitely worth the drive

To the delight of foodies and plain ol' hungry folk across the city, Austin is a hub of many tasty local eateries and nationally recognized …

Review: Hook Fish Has an Outer Sunset Scene and Tacos to Match

It was August in the Outer Sunset and so of course there were puffy coats and wool beanies and beards. And flip-flops.<p>Everyone out here wears flip-flops, no matter what the weather. It’s the only appropriate footwear for Ocean Beach. And, really, the only appropriate footwear for fish tacos.<p>As …