May-June 2014

The New Lean for Life

The New Lean for Life weight-loss program claims to retrain brain, body and gut to "think and act lean." Built around the principles of a ketogenic plan that is very low in carbohydrates, the diet

July-August 2014

A Knife With Chops

With its long, curved blade and double handles, the mezzaluna may look threatening, but it is actually a remarkably friendly kitchen tool. Built for efficient chopping and mincing, it makes tiresome tasks a breeze, saves

July-August 2014

In the Matter of Milk

From rumors of hormones in milk causing early puberty in girls to lurking residues of antibiotic and cancer-causing agents, milk's wholesome reputation has been rattled in recent years — giving rise to the organic milk

July-August 2014

9 Better Butter Skills

To Store Keep unopened butter in its original wrapper in the coldest part of the refrigerator or in the freezer. After opening, store well-covered to protect it from absorbing odors and minimize exposure to oxygen.

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How to Make a Mason Jar Salad

Mason jars are perfect for canning and preserving, but these handy glass jars can go far beyond this functional task. These days, Mason jars have been repurposed for household décor, drinking glasses and, yes, portable

July-August 2014

Learnist (Version 1.0.5)

Platform and Price Free. Apple, Android. RDN Score 4 out of 5 Synopsis of the App Boldly claiming to put "the world's knowledge at your fingertips," Learnist is a crowd-sourced collection of original user generated

July-August 2014

Look & Cook (Version 2.0)

Platform and Price Free: Apple, Android and Kindle Fire RDN Score 4 out of 5 Synopsis of the App With creative and enticing recipes, Look & Cook is an interactive digital cookbook that leads you

July-August 2014

Strava (Version 4.0.2)

Platform and Price Free: Apple and Android RDN Score 5 out of 5 Synopsis of the App Strava is a GPS run and ride tracker. Track your routes and stats, earn badges for achievements, compare