The Basics: How to Make Chocolate Mousse


This article, The Basics: How to Make Chocolate Mousse, originally appeared on Chowhound. It’s not often that you run across a homemade dessert that can be made easily and on a whim. Most recipes will…

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Miso-Chicken Ramen Can Be Yours in Just 30 Minutes


Remember when your furniture was mostly plastic crates in different configurations and you ate ramen at least once a day? If you never thought you’d touch ramen again, this recipe for will change your mind….

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Use A Crock-Pot To Make Moist And Delicious Pineapple Upside-Down Cake


VIDEO Use A Crock-Pot To Make Moist And Delicious Pineapple Upside-Down Cake LittleThings January 31, 2016 One of my favorite ways to finish off a delicious meal is with a yummy homemade Crock-Pot dessert. There…

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Give Your Coffee Grounds a Much Better Fate Than the Compost


It’s true: My coffee grounds—and your coffee grounds—are very happy in the compost, which is where I dump them every day, brown paper filter and all. (And then, thanks to the New York City greenmarket…

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Fitbit Tracking Your Breakup


(Photo: Getty Images) The Scoop The heart became popularly associated with love historically because, frankly, when someone you were into walked by, you could literally feel your heart beating faster. Even our later “scientific” discovery…

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What You Really Need To Know About Carbs


Photographed by Rockie Nolan. Carbs have gotten quite a bad rap lately. But they’re not exactly the villains we make them out to be. As a new video from TED-Edexplains, different types of carbohydrates can…

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How to Run in the Winter Without Freezing to Death or Falling


(Photo: Corbis) It’s hard enough to get up and out for a run when it’s a balmy 70 degrees outside. But subtract 40, 50, or more degrees and it’s damn near impossible. However, skipping your…

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The 4 Worst Machines in the Gym


(Photo Courtesy of Trinette Reed / Getty Images) The biggest problem with gym machines: They follow a fixed path and make no accommodations for different body types, mobility issues, and range-of-motion limitations. In fact, they…

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How To Shop For Veggies: Our Seed-Selection Guide


by Brian Barth This article originally appeared on Modern Farmer. Winter is the season of dreams for farmers and gardeners. We tell our spouses, children, and friends our hopes and dreams for the next growing…

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Tiny Bite-Size Desserts You’ll Love


SLIDESHOW Tiny Bite-Size Desserts You’ll Love Food Network January 31, 2016 Enjoy the sweet, familiar taste of classic desserts like strawberry shortcake and chocolate cream pie — but at a fraction of the usual portion…

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