Which Diet is Best for You?

Which Diet is Best for You?
Low-fat, low-carb, paleo, vegetarian – with so many options available, how do you know which is the best to choose? Some people who shed extra pounds effortlessly on the newest diet craze, while others struggle for weeks without an ounce lost. What is …
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Mediterranean Dinner Recipes
Here’s How every dinner started in my mother’s Mediterranean kitchen: A large bowl was filled with chopped vegetables — usually tomatoes, cucumbers and onions — and then tossed with fresh herbs, lemon juice and olive oil. Sometimes mom’s salata …
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Mediterranean Diet
A crescendo of interest in Mediterranean food has retailers stocking more items like couscous and falafel. This popularity of Mediterranean fare has grown apace in the last two years, according to Dave Thorp of Food Markets Northwest, Seattle. Patricia …
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The 10 best Motown covers, featuring Green Day, Nirvana and more

The 10 best Motown covers, featuring Green Day, Nirvana and more
“Leaving Here” was a Motown hit from Eddie Holland back in 1964. Pearl Jam covered the song live on numerous occasions, and it was recorded for the Home Alive (1996) compilation album that was released to fund women’s self-defense classes.
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Arlington Music Hall presents Magic Moments Motown
Arlington Music Hall will present three former lead singers from three of the world’s most renowned vocal group, which collectively have sold over 100 million records. The Temptations, The Platters, and The Drifter have come together to create the …
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Motown legend Diana Ross to be honored with the American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement
Miss Diana Ross will be honored at the “2017 American Music Awards” with the “American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement,” in recognition of her remarkable career and her outstanding artistic contributions to the entertainment industry and …
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The Best Places In The World To Cycle Include Scotland

The Best Places In The World To Cycle Include Scotland
“If you travel south through Argentina you’ve got the Pampas which is about 2,000 miles of grasslands. It’s some of the most boring cycling in the world and it’s relentlessly windy, but you’re rewarded by getting down to the city of Ushuaia on …
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Festivals of the Dead Around the World
The Celts believed that the night before Samhain, spirits from the other world came and destroyed vegetation with their breath, leaving the land barren for winter. People would leave food and wine on their doorsteps to appease the spirits, and wear masks …
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50 most visited tourist attractions in the world
Americans love to travel, but they prefer to stick within their own borders. B) Wherever Mickey Mouse goes, he conquers. C) Paris is the unofficial cultural theme park of the world. And D) Niagara Falls isn’t just for lovers anymore. But the list also …
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UW-bound QB might be best in the Northwest, but he still has to do dishes

UW-bound QB might be best in the Northwest, but he still has to do dishes
Dylan Morris recently committed to play at the University of Washington, he’s thrown for more than 4,000 yards in two seasons at Graham-Kapowisn High School with two seasons to go and on Thursday he was selected as the No. 1 quarterback for the second …
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Mizzou’s running back depth among readers’ questions as football camp opens
During the season’s first six games last season, then-junior running back Ish Witter led the Tigers with 83 of 229 carries, a 36.2 use percentage, while Crockett received 54 carries — or 23.6 percent. That changed in late October. Starting with the …
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Mizzou’s Lock irked by 2016 inaccuracy
COLUMBIA, Mo. • Missouri players have talked about Drew Lock passing for 4,000 yards this season, but the junior quarterback doesn’t worry about statistics. Except for one number. Lock completed just 54.6 percent of his passes last year. “Which was …
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Beer Drinkers Ranked These Craft Beers As The Best Of The Class

Beer Drinkers Ranked These Craft Beers As The Best Of The Class
Craft beer is an acquire taste. The bitterness of an over-hopped IPA or the coffee and vanilla hints of a brash porter don’t lend themselves to guzzling, like shot-gun-able cans of Natty Ice or Beast. They’re for savoring, pairing with food, and, yes …
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Top 10 Affordable Craft Beers
Let’s suppose, for a moment, that you’re the kind of lady or gentleman who likes an ice cold beer before a football game. The only problem is, if you’re anything like me, you’ve discovered that drinking beer can be a horribly expensive habit …
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The biggest new trends in craft beer
The IPA’s reign as the king of the Great American Beer Festival – and craft beer in general – is in no danger … Scott Whitley, president and CEO of MillerCoors’ Tenth and Blake division, told Fortune he planned to give sours a closer look this year …
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Houston’s 11 Best Music Festivals

Houston’s 11 Best Music Festivals
Especially if they don’t live in Houston, people can perhaps be forgiven for not thinking of this city as a “festival town,” at least in the same sense that Austin, Chicago or New Orleans is. It just gives those of us who live here a chance to sound …
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11 Upcoming Music Festivals To Buy Tickets For ASAP
If you’re having Coachella withdrawals or recovering from FOMO from not being at Coachella, fear not. 2017 still has many music festivals left on the calendar in cities across the United States. Let’s hope none of them turn into a Fyre Festival …
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How Music Festivals Are Changing
Evan Harrison is the CEO of Huka Entertainment, a company that produces destination-site festivals including Pemberton Music Festival (British Columbia) and Tortuga Music Festival (Ft. Lauderdale). Evan has a long history in the digital music space.
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Best of Houston: Tex-Mex restaurants

Best of Houston: Tex-Mex restaurants
Texas is known for its Tex-Mex food, and Houston is no exception. Houston-area residents have various opinions on which Tex-Mex restaurant is the best, but one thing’s for sure: There are more than enough options throughout the Houston area! We asked our …
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Tex-Mex Hash Breakfast Casserole
I’m super into enchilada sauce this week. I don’t really know why. Everything that’s coming to my brain includes enchilada sauce. I usually make my own enchilada sauce but thought I’d try out El Pato enchilada sauce this time. Holy crap, did you …
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5 Rules of Tex-Mex, According to The Homesick Texan
What’s not to love about Tex-Mex? The Lone Star State’s take on comfort food is saucy, cheesy, and all-around awesome even if it is sometimes misunderstood. To help clear up what real Tex-Mex is and how to guarantee Tex-Mex success in your home kitchen …
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The Twenty Best Indie-Rock Bassists in Denver, 2016 Edition

The Twenty Best Indie-Rock Bassists in Denver, 2016 Edition
The bassist is an oft-underappreciated member of a band. But the low end is the soul of the music, and a talented, mindful, imaginative and patient bass player can turn a merely good song into a great one by giving it texture. Denver is especially brimming …
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Blues Guitar Prodigy Quinn Sullivan Shares His Top 5 Albums
bassists Michael Rhodes and Tom Macdonald and guitarist Rob McNelley. Quinn Sullivan caught the eye of his hero Buddy Guy at the age of eight, and since this point, the pair has never looked back. As a result of their beautiful friendship Sullivan has …
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Randolph High School bass player honored as Music Student of the Month
Paul has helped mentor younger bassists and always leads by example in orchestra. He is always at rehearsals on time, which in the music world means he is always at least 15 minutes early to a rehearsal. He is willing to go out on a limb to answer …
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The Best Thai Food You Can Eat

The Best Thai Food You Can Eat
I know Monday’s post was a bit of a Debbie Downer, but don’t worry, I’m not done writing about travel  just being a permanent nomad. So in a complete 180 from Monday’s post, let’s talk about travel and my love of good Thai food. When I …
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Learning to dance in the rain
Certain words, jewelry, music, baby clothes, books we bought together, mangos, headphones, Thai food, power tools, violin music. On, and on. Everyday things that have memories and stories attached that only I know about, not to mention all of our children …
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Cheap Eats, Cheap Labor: The Hidden Human Costs Of Those Lists
A treasure map to $ 1 tacos! $ 4 banh mi! $ 6 pad Thai! More often than not, the Xs that mark the cheap spots are in the city’s immigrant enclaves. Indeed, food media is never so diverse as when it runs these lists, its pages fill with names of restaurateurs …
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The 10 Best Guitarists Right Now

musicThe 10 Best Guitarists Right Now
It’s 2013. Music technology is more powerful and available than ever before, shaping popular music into something that is highly digital and synthesized. Yet some musicians who won’t give up their love of guitar are bringing it into the modern era.
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100 Greatest Guitarists
So, Rolling Stone has rolled out one of those lists designed to spark controversy: “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” They’ve also done it in the most annoying possible way: Every guitarist on his own page, to artificially inflate pageviews.
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Cate Le Bon & Tim Presley played Bowery Ballroom (pics, review)
She also just penned an editorial for The Guardian about the new guitar that St. Vincent designed with women in mind: Clark, easily one of the most technically brilliant and inventive guitarists, has taken the unaccommodating shape of the traditional …
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