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Easy Pickled Jalapenos

Homemade pickled jalapenos are a treat to have on hand for chilis, tacos, salads and sandwiches. Pouring hot brine over them instead of boiling them …

Food

Transform Your Space

Wide, tie-front belts - sometimes called obi belts, add a touch of bohemian style to your wardrobe. We used long quilting stitches to accent our …

Crafting

17 Citrus-Packed Recipes to Fight Off That Winter Cold

Chilly winter months always seem to bring on the roughest of colds — the sneezy, runny-nose and headache that simply won’t go away. If you’re prone to getting hit with holiday bugs, stop what you’re doing right now and start loading up on your vitamin C. In addition to boosting your immune system …

Seafood

15 Delicious Lightened-Up Versions of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Now that 2016 is upon us and your New Year’s resolution to eat healthier has been made, it’s time to formulate a game plan to make sure you don’t fall off course come February. That doesn’t mean you have to survive on just salads or give up all your favorite comfort foods like chicken pot pie and …

Cooking

10 Real-Deal No-Bean Chili Recipes

Let's start with the holy grail! Two different types of beef and chiles give this classic deep flavor and Texas-red color -- it's definitely not for the faint of heart.

A Guide to Easy Japanese Home-Cooking

These six classic Japanese recipes are full of flavor, light on ingredients, good for you, and surprisingly quick to make.<p>Leave the pristine sushi to the restaurants. Japanese home cooking is full of flavor, light on ingredients, good for you, and surprisingly quick to make. In other words, <b>the holy</b> …

How to Make Your Best-Ever Smoothie

The best morning smoothie is one that takes almost no time at all to put together. Here's how it's done, from flavors and textures to ways to avoid breaking your blender.<p>There's always time to have breakfast in the morning if that breakfast is a smoothie. In no more than five to ten minutes, a …

Breakfast

These Tricked Out Salads by Jamie Oliver Will Cause Serious Lunch Envy

What’s worse than not having time to make yourself a weekday lunch? Being the owner of a sad looking desk meal. Shades of brown against a white paper …

Food

7 Types of Squats You Should Be Doing

7 Squat Variations You NEED to Try<p>Your go-to butt exercise could use an upgrade<p>Squats are like the LBD of your workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your body look pretty amazing. But just like your wardrobe, your fitness routine could use some variety. For an upgrade with major results, …

Health

7 Things You Can Do Before Noon to Lose Weight

These moves will set you up for all-day success.<p>You know that whole early bird catches the worm thing? There really might be something to it when it comes to shedding pounds. Part of it has to do with the way most of us are wired: Early-morning sunshine leaves us feeling alert, energized, and …

26 Insanely Good Snacks You Can Make Ahead And Eat All Week

Prep once, snack like a champ for a week. No more sad handfuls of sad almonds.

25 Dinners You Only Need 3 Ingredients To Make

Dinnertime, we've got you.

Cooking

Omelette with spinach recipe

Looiking for a simple lunch to warm yourself up? Try this healthy pan soufflé omelette<p>Easy to make, yet very impressive – remember to squeeze every drop of water from the spinach.<p>SERVES<br>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500g fresh spinach, stalks removed from larger leaves, washed<br>• 1 heaped tbsp crème fraîche<br>• 1 tbsp grated …

6 Ways You're Unknowingly Sabotaging Your Workout

You know that you can't exercise without your trusty water bottle by your side—but chances are, you're skimping on the H2O you need <i>beforehand</i>, especially if you work out in the a.m. After eight hours (hopefully!) of sleep, your body needs you to replenish your supply of water, says Mark Peterson, …

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.<p>Todd Huffman<p>Computer screens, dogs, your paycheck: Some things should only come in size XL. But at snack time, smaller really can be better—even if your appetite feels super-sized. It's just a matter of figuring out …

Healthy Eating

Yoga: Poses To Tone Your Butt

<b>Warrior III</b> Standing on one straight leg, lean forward with your chest until it is in line with your lifted back leg and parallel to the ground. Extend your upper chest and gaze forward as you flex your back foot, keeping your leg straight and all of your toes pointing down. Stay here or extend …

Yoga for Bedtime

Need help sleeping? Doing yoga exercises before bedtime can be just what you need<p>WH Editors<p>Short Meditation<p>Sit up in bed comfortably, either with your legs folded or straight in front of you; whatever you can do with the most ease. Sit up and lean slightly back on your pillows or backboard. Close …

Yoga

yoga | Women's Health

These yoga panties will follow you through your vinyasa.<p>Plus, everything else JoAnna Garcia carries in her gym bag.<p>It will work wonders for your digestion.<p>It's referred to as "black magic" by devotees.<p>If you had to choose one...<p>Because we know you've got 10 minutes you can spare.<p>​It’s a crime …

Burn Fat Faster with these Yoga Exercises

Combine yoga exercises and strength training to build sexy muscles with part seven of our 20-Minute Workout Series<p>There isn't a woman in the world who doesn't want to multitask. So we asked <i>WH</i> columnist Amy Dixon, an exercise physiologist and group fitness manager for Equinox in Santa Monica, …

Fried Avocado Tacos

4 Servings<p>The secret to this dish is the crunchy and creamy deep-fried avocado.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Poblano Ranch Dressing<p>1 poblano chile<p>2 scallions, chopped<p>1/2 cup buttermilk<p>1/4 cup sour cream<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>Tacos<p>2 large eggs, beaten to blend<p>1 …

Seafood

Bacon and Egg Tortellini

2 Servings<p>Are filled pastas still good at room temperature? This tortellini recipe proves that they are; if you don’t have tortellini or ravioli on hand, use any short, ridged pasta, such as fusilli or penne rigate.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 slices bacon<p>2 large eggs<p>6 ounces cheese tortellini<p>Kosher salt<p>1 …

Eggs

6 Awesome Ways to Eat Scrambled Eggs for Breakfast

Scrambled eggs are a perfect weekday breakfast option—here are six great ways to cook them.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot.</i> …

Breakfast

How to Make Fried Cheese Curds at Home (Plus 4 Easy Dipping Sauces!)

by Wisconsin cheeseTalk to anyone from Wisconsin (or anyone who’s recently visited the state) about their favorite bar snack, and you’ll no doubt …

Deep Frying

16 Reasons We've Got the Blues(berries)

"Blueberries as big as the end of your thumb," Robert Frost's poem, "Blueberries," begins. "Real sky-blue, and heavy, and ready to drum." We here at Food52, though, are accepting of all blueberries: small, medium, and thumb tip-sized. Size doesn't matter when they're all covered in crumble, put …