Fit Foodie: Beer Mile World Championships

In my previous post, I introduced the beer mile, a race that requires you to run four laps around a track while quickly drinking four beers. This unique race has recently exploded in popularity amongst the running community. On December 3, I traveled to Austin, Texas to compete in elite section of the first-ever beer mile world championships. Read on for my race recap.

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Our 14 Favorite Recipes of 2014

On Instagram, we’re counting down the days to the New Year with 14 Days of our ’14 Faves. We’re sharing the picks here, too. Our editors and staff have compiled a list of our favorite recipes from all of our magazines in 2014. From dangerously-delicious chocolate quick breads to savory dinners you’ll want to add to your weekly rotation stat, you’re […]

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Bake It Forward with Jessica Seinfeld

Today’s #BakeItForward celebrity supporter is best-selling cookbook author and mother of three, Jessica Seinfeld. This holiday season, Jessica is making Broiled Honey-Nut Bananas, one of her favorite go-to recipes. “These Broiled Honey-Nut Bananas are my constant,” she said. “I always have the ingredients in the house. It satisfies my sweet tooth without being too much of a good thing. The crunchy, […]

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From Plated: This Is the Shortcut to a Quick, Healthy Dinner

You want to eat healthy, but meal planning and grocery shopping are simply too much for your over-loaded schedule. So what’s the solution? For a growing number of busy professionals, it’s Plated, the dinner kit service that delivers fresh ingredients and chef-curated recipes directly to you. Plated is simple: You go to their site and choose your ready-to-cook meals. On […]

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4 Great Gifts for Coffee Lovers

We recently tested 10 of the newest coffee machines on the market. These four really stood out for their quality and capabilities, so if you have a coffee fanatic on your gift list, one of these just might be the perfect present. For the In-a-Hurry Connoisseur Bonavita’s new 8 Cup Coffee Brewer with Stainless Steel Lined Thermal Carafe streamlines perfect coffee down to one […]

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Taste Test: Best Graham Crackers

We tested 6 brands, first eliminating any crackers that contain trans fats. BEST FOR SNACKING Back to Nature Golden Honey Oat Graham Crackers $4.39 (10-ounce box) The first ingredient in these dense, crunchy graham crackers is graham flour, so one serving delivers 20 grams of whole grains. The hearty texture makes them better suited for a snack than a crust, […]

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Bake It Forward with Gabrielle Reece

Today’s #BakeItForward celebrity supporter is Gabrielle Reece, mom, athlete, model, speaker, TV personality, and author. Gabby went the savory route with a sweet potato casserole. “I made this sweet potato casserole/lasagna for my family, and gave the extra one to Bruno Ewald, one of my daughter’s Jui Jitsu instructors,” she said. “He is always helping the kids in the community, and he […]

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Brisket Candle. Really.

Of all the items sent to my desk for consideration this year, the 4 Rivers Smokehouse brisket-scented candle is easily my favorite. I realize that a candle wafting hickory-smoked beef scents around the room might not be for everyone. I can tell you that the smell is subtler than you might think, if that makes any difference. But I can […]

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Give Cookie Dough to Stretch the Holiday Cheer into the New Year

Each year, my wife and I pass out cookie dough to friends around Christmas. With the glut of sweets around the holidays, our friends can just make them according to “need” after the holidays settle down. You can do the same for your friends and family members. Make cookie dough according to the cookie’s recipe. Portion each cookie out as […]

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Bake It Forward with Keith Schroeder

Today’s #BakeItForward celebrity supporter is Keith Schroeder, chef, entrepreneur, and author of Cooking Light Mad Delicious: The Science of Making Healthy Food Taste Amazing. Keith is baking it forward for St. Jude’s Recovery Center in Atlanta, Georgia. “St. Jude’s Recovery is a center that helps people who have substance abuse problems detox, deal with underlying issues, and get back to their families, […]

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