Living Well


New York Strip Steak with Whiskey Cream Sauce

This decadent recipe starts with a finely marbled cut of meat and ends with a rich and creamy whiskey-based reduction. The steak is juicy and seared to form a light crust around the outside. It takes on the mild, herbal flavors of the butter, garlic, and rosemary and…more


Checking Your Air Conditioning Unit for Proper Functioning

Avoid getting caught in the heat this summer by maintaining your home’s air conditioning unit. New or old, every air conditioner performs its best when properly managed. Knowing how to identify leaky ductwork, dirty coils, and many more issues that can halt the operation will help avert expensive…more


Travel Checklist

You just landed in Hawaii after suffering through a very turbulent flight, and you’re ready to finally get your toes in the sand. After rummaging through your suitcase for 10 minutes, you come to the realization that you didn’t pack your swimsuit. An hour and one expensive swimsuit…more


The Beautiful Blood Orange

By Atlanta Macklin RDN, LD The blood orange, with its signature crimson-colored flesh, is the result of a natural mutation of the common navel orange. The deep red color of this fruit comes from a pigment called anthocyanin, which is also responsible for the beautiful reds of cherries,…more


Pulled Pork Sliders with Crisp Apple Coleslaw

This pulled pork slider recipe is a sure way to avoid any 4th of July grilling disasters without skimping on the holiday’s burger tradition. Not only are they perfect for both small and large gatherings since they can adapt to any appetite, but they are also simple to…more


Soft Pretzel Burger

One thing that’s nice about the warmer months of summer is that it’s the perfect opportunity to fire up the grill and take your cooking outdoors. And for many people, the idea of grilling is synonymous with burgers. While making a standard burger is pretty straightforward and simple,…more


Five Flavorful Smoothie Recipes

Smoothies are a healthy and tasty way to get in your daily dose of vitamins and minerals. And, if you enjoy frequently changing up your routine, the versatility of smoothies allows for making modifications and trying out new flavor combinations. Test out a variety of fruits and vegetables…more


Fantastic Fennel

By Kayla Michaud, RD, LDN Fennel originated in the Mediterranean region and plays an important role in Italian cuisine as well as other cuisines from around the world. It primarily grows in coastal climates and on riverbanks, with most of the fennel consumed in the U.S. grown in…more


How to Make Your Bed like a Hotel

You have company coming for an extended visit and you want them to feel comfortable in your home. One way of doing that is creating an ambiance that feels as luxurious as a five-star hotel. It all starts with an exceptionally clean guest room of course, but something…more


Easy Steps for Cleaning Your Garbage Disposal

The garbage disposal is a useful kitchen tool that helps break up food particles and move them down the drain to prevent unwanted clogs. Occasionally, not all the remnants of food get processed completely, causing buildup that leaves a lingering odor. Noticing a foul smell is a sure-tell…more