When Green Mangoes Are Hard to Find, Try This Substitute

As anyone who has suffered experienced a Chicago winter will tell you—the Windy City hardly gives off tropical vibes. So when Bangkok-native Leela Punyaratabandhuwants to recreate some of her favorite dishes from home, she’s learned to incorporate some ingenious substitutions. “If my Chicago years have taught me anything, it’s that with knowledge and resourcefulness, the cuisine of Bangkok—even old

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How to Acid Wash Jeans

Acid washing is a process of partially bleaching jeans with chlorine bleach. Many people like the style of acid washed jeans, but buying them from a store can be expensive. You can make homemade acid washed jeans with a bleach mixture, an old pair of jeans, and a well ventilated area. Steps Beginning the Acid

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THE 30-DAY SUMMER BODY DIET CHALLENGE

New Year’s gets all the buzz when it comes to making healthy-eating resolutions, but summer is the perfect time to revamp your diet. Fresh produce is at its peak, lean proteins are beckoning to be grilled, and you’ve got plenty of incentive to show off your results in a sexy swimsuit or shorts. But it’s

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Fun Bites: TACO STUFFED ZUCCHINI BOATS

For a low-carb, summer spin on taco night, you’ll love these Taco Stuffed Zucchini Boats filled with seasoned ground turkey and topped with a Mexican cheese blend. This has become a favorite in my house. I originally got the inspiration for this dish from a comment I read on my sausage stuffed zucchini boats, I

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