Never overspend at the supermarket again with 5 priceless budgeting tips from dietitians

June 24, 2019 at 12:44PM by CWC Post-grocery shopping regret is a feeling I know well. More often than not, the sliding doors open, I cross the threshold into Trader Joe’s, immediately black out, and—before I know it—I’m through checkout having spent $80 on a food budget of $50 per week. What candy stores are … Continue reading Never overspend at the supermarket again with 5 priceless budgeting tips from dietitians

I spent a week in Bali, and this anti-inflammatory turmeric rice was the best thing I ate

March 28, 2019 at 07:03AM by CWC It’s pretty common that if you ask about someone’s favorite food—something they’d be happy to eat every day forever—you’ll get a pretty basic answer. It’s likely a simple staple or nostalgic comfort food more likely to appear on a children’s menu than on an upscale omakase. (For proof, … Continue reading I spent a week in Bali, and this anti-inflammatory turmeric rice was the best thing I ate

Watch your back cauli-rice, Banza just launched chickpea rice

February 19, 2019 at 08:14AM by CWC Ah, rice. The trusty sidekick to beans. The base that holds stir-fries together. An essential ingredient in your sushi. Cheap and satiating, what’s not to love about it? Oh yeah, the carbs. Sure, rice is healthy in moderation, but veggie rice is lower in carbs and calories, which … Continue reading Watch your back cauli-rice, Banza just launched chickpea rice

The takeout order having a moment right not: cauliflower rice (We called it)

December 12, 2018 at 10:53AM Last week, meal delivery service Grubhub released its annual data report giving the inside scoop on what exactly people are ordering—and surprisingly it’s not primarily pizza and burgers. Takeout food is getting healthier and there’s one veggie in particular people are ordering en masse: cauliflower. According to Grubhub—which analyzed millions of … Continue reading The takeout order having a moment right not: cauliflower rice (We called it)

These 5-ingredient vegan rice krispie treats are about to become a year-round staple

November 28, 2018 at 09:02AM Growing up, my mom made Rice Krispie treats on the regular. That melt-in-your-mouth, ooey-gooey combo of cereal and marshmallows was basically a kid’s dream come true—not to mention the perfect option to jazz up with food coloring and festive sprinkles for literally any holiday, ever. Unfortunately, it’s been a while … Continue reading These 5-ingredient vegan rice krispie treats are about to become a year-round staple

Medicine prices are sky high—but is it always a good idea to go generic?

November 26, 2018 at 12:32PM Let’s face it: Medicine has never been more expensive in the U.S. than it is right now. The AIDS medication Daraprim jumped from roughly $13 per pill to $750 per pill in 2015, and the life-saving EpiPen now costs $600 per two doses (and the manufacturer is being sued over it). The problem … Continue reading Medicine prices are sky high—but is it always a good idea to go generic?

Ever wondered about anise? Here are 5 health benefits of the licorice-like spice

November 24, 2018 at 04:00AM Even if you’ve never heard of anise, you’ve definitely come across it before. It’s commonly referred to as anise seed or aniseed—all of which refer to the same Mediterranean plant that has a strong taste usually likened to licorice or fennel. It’s an herb and spice that can be found most often … Continue reading Ever wondered about anise? Here are 5 health benefits of the licorice-like spice

If you need me, I’ll be at Costco getting *all* the pricey beauty products for way less

November 15, 2018 at 11:05AM Years ago, Costco was generally thought of as the place you went to buy cheeseballs in bulk, but oh boy has that changed. The store has slowly but surely turned itself into a place health nuts hit up on the regular—whether it’s for the long-lasting avocados, affordable succulents to add … Continue reading If you need me, I’ll be at Costco getting *all* the pricey beauty products for way less

The biggest mistake you’re making when trying to make super-fluffy rice

October 31, 2018 at 06:40AM Whenever I make rice, I’m constantly lifting the lid to peek inside the pot while it’s cooking away to make sure everything is going as planned—aka I have absolutely no patience when I’m hangry. Then, once the time is up, the rice tastes good…it’s just not anything near the fluffy perfection I … Continue reading The biggest mistake you’re making when trying to make super-fluffy rice

Techtonic Group raises $2 million to transform tech hiring through apprenticeships https://t.co/YpP5mO5gnZ April 24, 2018 at 10:11PM Where the two companies are using price arbitrage between the costs of developers in emerging markets and coders in the…

Techtonic Group raises $2 million to transform tech hiring through apprenticeships https://t.co/YpP5mO5gnZ April 24, 2018 at 10:11PM Where the two companies are using price arbitrage between the costs of developers in emerging markets and coders in the… April 25, 2018 at 08:40AM

Wait, should we all be using reef-safe sunscreen?

August 17, 2019 at 10:00AM by CWC Nearly 10 million people visit Hawaiʻi each year, and despite the enduring cliché of the sunburned tourist, the majority of travelers wear sunscreen at some point. But as people have been protecting their skin, they’ve inadvertently been damaging one of the islands’ most valuable assets: its coral reefs. … Continue reading Wait, should we all be using reef-safe sunscreen?

I failed #PlasticFreeJuly—and I’m so glad I did

August 16, 2019 at 05:00AM by CWC Last month, the #PlasticFreeJuly hashtag started popping up on some of the Instagram accounts I follow. At the time, I’d been deeply affected by The Guardian‘s series on plastic, and after I learned that that majority of plastic—even the stuff we toss in the blue bin—doesn’t get recycled … Continue reading I failed #PlasticFreeJuly—and I’m so glad I did

8 essential tools every healthy chef needs to master the meal prep life

August 16, 2019 at 04:00AM by CWC You know how people can spend hours falling down the Instagram rabbit hole of Bachelorette conspiracy theories or trying to figure out if Keanu Reeves is truly ageless? I, on the other hand, swoon over all the ways fitfluencers prep their meals in advance. Odd? Maybe. Inspiring? Most … Continue reading 8 essential tools every healthy chef needs to master the meal prep life

If you live your life in leggings, elevate your look with the latest athleisure must-have

August 15, 2019 at 09:28AM by CWC If you think leggings make you feel free, just wait until you slip on an exercise dress. Ever since Outdoor Voices released its iconic dress meant for #DoingThings—whether that’s running trails or errands—it’s become a summer staple for ladies everywhere. But why stop with one when you can … Continue reading If you live your life in leggings, elevate your look with the latest athleisure must-have

The secret to making any foundation look sheer? It’s all in the brush

August 15, 2019 at 06:57AM by CWC As much as I love makeup, foundation is the one thing that still makes me cower in fear. There are just too many factors you’ve gotta pay attention to in order to apply it flawlessly, from matching your skin tone with precision to what brush to use (if … Continue reading The secret to making any foundation look sheer? It’s all in the brush