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These 75 Low-Carb Recipes Will (Almost) Make You Forget Bread and Pasta Even Exist

Whether you're avoiding bread and grains to prevent belly bloat or you're going full-on keto to lose weight, cutting carbs will be so easy with these recipes. For 20 grams or less, you can feast on tofu scramble, cauliflower-crust pizza, and cookie dough fudge . . . and you won't miss carbs one bit.

Healthy Eating

Why you should give your pancakes a buckwheat makeover

Whipping up a tall stack of pancakes with all the fixin’s is basically a special occasion in and of itself. But while you may usually reserve this …

15 Easy Recipes to Bring to a Picnic or Barbecue or Wherever You Have to Go This Summer

By Alex Delany<p>Make-ahead foods that travel well aren't always easy to come by. But we've got the goods.<p>What should you bring to your friend's picnic? Or that barbecue you're going to next weekend? Or Aunt Karen's 64th birthday party? These are the questions we face constantly, because it is …

Food

This May Be The Biggest Economic And Social Shift Of The Last 100 Years. Are You Ready?

The changes coming in driverless vehicles are just the tip of the iceberg. What's yet to come is nothing short of unimaginable.<p>The constant chatter about driverless, autonomous, and electric vehicles is nearly deafening. Yet, in all of that noise what's most often missed is that the implications …

Style Is an Algorithm

No one is original anymore, not even you.<p><i>The message of many things in America is “Like this or die.”</i><p><i>— George W.S. Trow,</i> <i>Within the Context of No Context</i><i>, 1980</i><p>The Seeing Robot<p>The camera is a small, white, curvilinear monolith on a pedestal. Inside its smooth casing are a microphone, a speaker, and …

This 1 Skill Literally Takes a Second to Learn, and It Will Instantly Change Your Life

You'll be more resilient, more humble, and more prepared to take what the entrepreneurial life throws at you.<p>My favorite topic to write about is how to develop a growth mindset, because I believe that the major changes we make in life actually happen instantaneously in our minds.<p>But although it can …

10 Ways to Get Out of a Funk—and Fast

I woke up the other morning in a <i>bad</i> mood. I wondered if I'd had a nightmare. Nope, I couldn’t recall any. I wasn’t hungover. I hadn’t even checked my …

New York City

The Next U.S. Total Eclipse Is in 2024. Here's Where to See It

It's good news for Texas and New England.<p>Did you watch the NASA live stream from Monday’s total solar eclipse and just wish you had made the trek to …

Tiny Houses You Can Rent for the Night

If you believe less is more, it’s easy to see the appeal of the tiny-house movement: You’ll spend less money living in a tiny house, use less energy, and spend less time inside. But if you’re not ready to downsize your entire life into 200 square feet, you can rent a tiny house for the weekend, …

The Downsides of Being Very Emotionally Intelligent

Gemma is extremely caring and sensitive. She pays a great deal of attention to others’ emotions and is kind and considerate. Gemma is also quite optimistic. She is usually upbeat and remains positive even in the face of bad news. Her colleagues love working with her because they see her as a beacon …

5 ways to spot a fake diamond

We spoke with Reyne Hirsch, a 20th-century decorative arts expert and consultant for the global online marketplace Lofty, about how to tell when a diamond is real, and when and why to take it to an expert.<p>Whether it's with jewelry you inherited or something you found at a garage sale, it's easy to …

20th Century

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

Cooking

Unlocking Your Parental Intelligence -- Changing Your Parenting Life Style

Why do children do what they do? What's on their minds? How can parents know their child's inner world?<p>Do you ever wonder why your child behaves the way she does? How many times in a single day do you ask yourself, "Why did she do that?" Even little things can throw you.<p>Your three-year-old lies …

Parenting

The Strongest Leaders Use This Simple, Powerful Phrase

Leadership doesn't always mean action. Emotional intelligence expert Brene Brown talks about 3 words the wisest people use.<p>All entrepreneurs have a mythology, from Steve Jobs to Jack Dorsey. It plugs into our need to tell stories, whether we are the heroes in our own personal lives or the saviors …

The Happiest Workplaces Have These 4 Things in Common

The work structure allows, and pays for, our outside work passions to be big parts of our lives.<p><i>How can organizations apply happiness principles to have a healthy work environment? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with</i> …

This Guy Made $30,000 Last Year Selling Stuff From Flea Markets

Rob Stephenson calls himself the Flea Market Flipper.While it might not be the most glamourous side business, <b>he earned $30,000 last year working</b> …

30 Crucial Skills You Need to Be an Amazing Speaker

Public speakers and business leaders must have these 30 essential skills. How many of these techniques do you have?<p>It's the business skill people dread the most--but once you get over the initial jitters, being a good public speaker really isn't that hard.<p>Like most skills, you can become competent, …

Why You’ll Be Wearing This Grandma Trend Everywhere (+ Your Feet Will Love It)

Hold on to your hats: If the latest trends are any indication, it won’t be long before you’re taking shoe style cues from good ol’ granny. To say that we’re pumped is an understatement. Grandma heels, aka shoes with chunky heels that max out at kitten heel-height, are making a major comeback. Go …

Matcha flavored chocolate-covered potato chips are a thing in Japan now

<i>UPDATED Feb. 5th, 9:38 a.m.: Updated with new photos from Casey Baseel.</i><p>Japan now has something salty, something sweet <i>and</i> something to give you a …

36 Gifts for Men That Will Suit Every Type of Guy in Your Life

Whether you call him your dad, your dude, your bro or your bestie, the man in your life is gonna need a gift this holiday — that’s a no-brainer. But what’s not so much of one is what to get him. If shopping for him is a liiiittle tricker than scooping up gifts for mom or a cheap stocking stuffer …

The 25 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p>Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

8 Great Clean Eating Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking meals at home in a Crock-Pot or slow cooker can save time, money, and tremendous effort. However, many of the slow cooking recipes you'll …

The 4 Ingredient Green Smoothie

This is the story of how I started loving dates.<p>Not go-out-for-sushi-and-come-home-and-watch-reruns-of-the-Office-dates. <— love those too, though, …

Healthy Eating

Energizing Breakfast: Canned Pumpkin Oatmeal

Thanks to a combination of complex carbohydrates and fiber, you'll be sure to get a boost of energy that will last all day and keep your blood sugar …

Slow Cooker Creamy Pumpkin Soup

Autumn, Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Main Dish, Slow Cooker, Soup + Stew, Vegan, Vegetarian, Vegetarian + Vegan, Winter<p>31 Comments<p>Folks, you don’t need …

How to Cook Spaghetti Squash (and Why)

Cooking for yourself is one of the surest ways to eat well. Bestselling author Mark Bittman teaches James Hamblin the recipe that everyone is Googling.<p>We want to hear what you think. Submit a letter to the editor or write to letters@theatlantic.com.