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KonMari: How to Clean Up Your Home Once and Never Need to Do It Again

March 09, 2015

Spring cleaning on the mind? What if you could clean your home once and never need to do it again? Really -- never! That's the bold claim organizing consultant Marie Kondo makes in her new book, "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up." With that kind of promise, it's no wonder the …

Cinque Terre

How to Make Bread Uttapam (Vegetarian Indian Recipe)

Uttapam recipe or pancake recipes: Healthy Bread uttapam recipe or Bread pancake recipe or Indian Vegetarian Appetizer Recipe is ideal for Breakfast …


24 Dream Snacks to Sneak Into the Movies


Obese Man Loses Half His Body Weight Without Counting Calories, Then Runs A Half Marathon

When Ryan Footit reached 40, he knew his lifestyle had to change.

At 5ft 8ins and 330 pounds, Footit was considered obese by doctors and was worried he was going to die "an early painful death" loaded with medicines and procedures.

But he's managed to lose nearly half of his body weight, without …


J.Lo's Secret Diet Weapon: This 39-Calorie Kale Salad

We mentioned BodyLab, a new women's health and fitness brand founded by J.Lo, a few weeks ago. The gist: You can sign up for the site for free and get workouts and recipes, as well as shopping for some of J.Lo's new supplements and protein powders.

Among those recipes is one particular low-cal salad …


Alton Brown's Cocoa Brownies 2.0


4 large eggs
• 7 ounces granulated sugar
• 6 ounces light brown sugar
• 5 3/4 ounces natural cocoa powder (not Dutch process)
• 2 1/2 ounces …


Mario Batali’s Pizza Margherita

Be sure to strain the tomatoes before topping the pizza. If you don't, the extra liquid could lead to a soggy crust.

Heat broiler with rack in top position; place sheet of foil on rack below to catch any drips. Transfer crust to a baking sheet or pizza peel. Spread tomatoes over crust, leaving a …


How to Make Tofu Taste Like Meat - Bon Appétit

June 22, 2015 /

Written by Christina Chaey Photographed by Alex Lau

Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in an effort for you to create your own spin. Today…crumbled tofu with


Pappa al Pomodoro

The soup equivalent 
of dipping your bread into tomato sauce, 
this rustic dish is summer’s comfort food.

Preheat oven to 450°. Toss tomatoes, garlic, fennel seeds, and 3 Tbsp. oil in a large 
baking dish; season with salt and pepper. Roast, stirring occasionally, until the tomatoes are browned and …



Cauliflower wings, a dish that looks and tastes exactly like the Buffalo wild wings or hot Chicken wings. These cauliflower wings even have crispy …

Vegan Recipes

Banana and Blueberry “Ice Cream”

Banana's naturally creamy texture gives this dairy-free frozen treat its delightful consistency.

Purée bananas, blueberries, and salt in a food processor, scraping down sides as needed, until smooth and creamy.

DO AHEAD: Ice cream can be made 5 days ahead. Cover and freeze. Let sit at room …

Ice Cream

Zucchini Bread with Oats

For a slightly more virtuous quick bread—more like breakfast, less like dessert—reduce the amount of granulated sugar to one cup.

Preheat oven to 350°. Spray two 8 1/2x4 1/2" loaf pans with nonstick spray and line with parchment paper, leaving a generous overhang on long sides. If using, spread …


Salmon Niçoise

We love making this salad with mâche instead of traditional frisée.

Place potatoes in a medium saucepan and add cold water to cover by 1". Bring to a boil, season with salt, and cook until fork-tender, 15−20 minutes. Transfer potatoes to a plate with a slotted spoon.

Return water to a boil and cook …


24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook


Hot-Pink Hibiscus Bubble Tea

Place tea bags in a small bowl and add 1 cup boiling water; let stand 15 minutes. Discard tea bags and chill tea until cold, about 1 hour.

Bring 2 cups water to a boil in a small saucepan. Add tapioca, reduce heat, and simmer until tender and just beginning to float, about 3 minutes. Remove from …

Bubble Tea

How to Make Vegetarian Ramen at Home

Every week, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.

Today, Food52 alumni Catherine Lamb teaches you how to make a batch of flavorful, umami-rich ramen from start to finish -- no pork belly required.

As any ramen expert will …


How to cook camping doughnuts

Like most food, doughnuts taste even better when you’re camping. Here’s a simple recipe to cook fresh doughnuts on your next outing.WHAT YOU’LL NEED• 1 …


Shaved Squash Salad with Sunflower Seeds

“I love the richness of the feta and the crunch of the sunflower seeds against the tender squash.” —Dawn Perry, senior food editor

Shave squash lengthwise with a vegetable peeler and toss with lemon juice and oil; season with salt and pepper. Top with feta, basil, and sunflower seeds.

Recipe by Dawn …


Vegetarian Recipe: Cauliflower Gratin

Perfect as a side dish or a main course all on its own, the French-inspired cauliflower gratin is a great way to incorporate this vegetable onto your …


Slow Cooker Black Bean Soup Recipe

I’m serving up my favorite Slow Cooker Black Bean Soup Recipe today. The easy mid-week meal is light, healthy, and ridiculously comforting. You’ve …


Dirt Bombs

Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.


Preheat oven to 375°. Coat a standard 12-cup muffin pan with nonstick spray. Whisk flour, baking powder, salt, and nutmeg in a medium bowl; set aside.

Using an electric mixer, beat butter and sugar in a large bowl until light …


This Plus-Sized Yogi Is Showing The World That Body Weight Is Just A State Of Mind

Queer “Fat Femme” yogi Jessamyn Stanley is challenging preconceived notions of what a Yoga body should look like. She stumbled upon Bikram yoga by …

Bikram Yoga

Breakfast Yogurt Recipes & Ideas - Bon Appétit

April 8, 2015 /

Written by Rochelle Bilow

Yogurt is one of our favorite weekday breakfasts. It’s fast, it’s healthy, and it’s filling. But what we love most is how infinitely customizable it is. Buy plain yogurt (we like it for its versatility and pure, additive-free ingredient list), and you’ve got …


The ultimate beauty bag

This, according to Britain’s savviest beauty editors and make-up artists, is the perfect make-up bag. From the first beige you smear on your face in the morning to the last gloss you apply in the taxi at night, these are the 12 items that will make you look like the you you want to look like. There …


Buffalo Cauliflower Bites with Avocado Blue

One of America’s favorite tailgating snacks has taken new, healthier form. This recipe is an alternative to classic chicken wings - still satisfying …


Tecate Skirt-Steak Tacos

Any fairly thin cut of beef will work with this marinade; try flank or New York strip.

Combine steak, beer, 1 Tbsp. lime juice, 1 tsp. salt, and ¼ tsp. pepper in a resealable plastic bag. Seal; chill 3 hours.

Cook onion, garlic, and oil in a small skillet over medium heat until soft and translucent, …


21 Vegan Barbecue Staples That'll Make Any Cookout An Herbivore's Delight

Just because you don't eat meat products doesn't mean you have to suffer through a vacuous frozen veggie burger while everyone else at the summer barbecue chows down on hot, delicious grill food.

You, dear vegan, deserve the very best. And, as it happens, the very best cookout foods are often vegan. …

Vegan Recipes

10 Tips To Free Storage Space On iPhone, iPad [Guide]

Here are 10 best tips on how to free storage space on your iPhone or iPad, useful for those using 16GB iOS devices.
Continue reading this article at …

iOS Apps

How To Minimise Loose Skin During Weight Loss

There’s nothing worse than working your way through a diet only to end up with skin that hangs like a curtain from a window. Unfortunately, it’s a …

Weight Loss

The 50 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

Yes, you read that headline correctly: You can snack and lose weight doing it.

In fact, snacking throughout the day is actually one of the best ways …