10 Ways To Stay Healthy On Vacation (Without Sacrificing Fun)

You’ve been hitting the hottest workout classes, eating right, and drinking water – all in preparation for your week-long beach getaway. While you certainly deserve some good ol’ R&R, as well as that giant Mai Tai, you also don’t want to undo all your hard work. Plus your health isn’t a diet plan – it’s a lifestyle! Sure, you (hopefully) won’t find a SoulCycle anywhere near your exotic oasis, but there are plenty of simple ways to stay mindful on vacation without sacrificing fun.

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Everywhere to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in D.C.

Cinco de Mayo is this Saturday and plenty of D.C. bars and restaurants are capitalizing on the tequila-fueled festivities by offering specialty drink deals and taco specials galore. FYI: the annual Mexican holiday coincides with another big drinking day in D.C. (the Kentucky Derby), so some spots are combining the two with all-day parties. Bar Bao…

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The Weekend Roundup

All too often, we spend the workweek looking forward to the weekend, then eventually end up idling away our days off once they arrive. And while it’s encouraged to use your weekend for some well-deserved rest and relaxation, it’s also nice to go into it with a plan—or at least have activities in your arsenal that you…

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16 Avocado Toast Recipes That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Life

Some foods are so simple, so easy, that they don’t even seem worth talking about. But when it comes to avocado toast, it is. Avocado toast is technically just sliced or smashed avocado on top of a piece of toast — so simple — but when you take one bite you will quickly realize that…

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Savory Slow Cooker Oatmeal

This slow cooker oatmeal with crispy bacon will make you jump out of bed! A savory spin to your regular sweet oatmeal and total crowd pleaser dish, this is perfect for busy mornings! It is an easy-to-make, well-rounded healthy meal for any time of day. I’ve always found it difficult to come up with ways to spice up my breakfast meals. Steel-cut…

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Four Quick Dinner Party Recipes

Acclaimed food editor and author Elettra Wiedemann launched cookbook, Impatient Foodie, in June. Yet, here I am, still a fan four months later! But here’s the thing: Wiedemann has never been the type to slave for hours in the kitchen, no matter how extravagant the dinner party. After all, she built her name on the promise of fast and appetizing…

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Bottle that UP!

Lucky for us, the beverage industry has stepped up its game and it only makes sense to acknowledge this “renaissance” by cheering to these six beverage brands that are bringing it. This lineup shows love to brands that are not only shaking things up, but that are changing the way we drink and think. Whether you’re looking…

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3 Unexpected Ways to Add Fermented Foods to Your Diet

Fermented foods like sauerkraut and kimchi are heralded by wellness experts as health-boosting powerhouses that heal ailments like leaky gut and IBS and lead to weight loss, better skin, and boosted immunity. (In short, they can do everything but mow the lawn.) But given their sour flavor profile and pungency, it can be hard to find ways to fit them…

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Busy Person Breakfasts that Will Keep You Full until Lunch

It’s hard to find breakfast ideas that are quick, filling, and also healthy. Something might tick one or two of those boxes, but not all three. I don’t know about you, but I’m definitely not in the mood for whipping up a batch of protein pancakes at 6am, even if I know they’re a good…

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