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How To Split a Chicken Breast & Stuff It with Tasty Things

Chicken breasts can do damn near anything. They can be flattened and pan-fried until crisp, slow-cooked to salsa-drenched perfection, or even just …

Cooking

Does Harry Potter Have the Most Logical Time Travel in Science Fiction?

Time travel is one of the most popular plot devices in science fiction, with the trope appearing in everything from <i>Futurama</i> to Kurt Vonnegut’s</i> …

This Easy Chicken Chili Comes Together in 20 Minutes

Now that cool fall evenings have returned, nothing beats a hot bowl of chili for dinner. But if you think chili isn't a possibility on a busy …

Cooking

20 best seafood recipes: part 2

Vivek Singh’s king prawns in coconut curry sauce<p>Chingri malai curry is one of the all-time favourite Bengali dishes, reserved for very special guests, big celebratory dinners, weddings and so on. I remember this dish once served inside a green tender coconut. As a child, I was told the term malai …

Seafood

5 Weeknight Dinners Anyone Can Make in Under 30 Minutes

Quick and easy dinners are the bread and butter of my meal plan, week in and week out. From Monday through Friday you won't find recipes with a …

Cooking

20 Slow Cooker Dinners to Add to Your Meal Plan

If a slow cooker night isn't already slotted in at least once in your upcoming week's meal plan, it should be. That's because utilizing it makes …

Cooking

The Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe Is Dairy-Free

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>By now we hope every home cook knows the pure dinnertime pleasure that is chicken in milk. The original dish, credited …

Cooking

Make Teriyaki Chicken in the Slow Cooker, Win Dinner

Arrange the chicken in a single layer in the bottom of a 6-quart or larger slow cooker. Scatter the onion and garlic over the top. Whisk the soy …

Slow Cookers

New 8,400 mile route will link London to Tokyo via train

Passengers might soon be able to travel from London to Tokyo on the Trans-Siberian railway via an 8,400 mile route, in an ambitious proposal by the …

Here's the Trick to Making Golden, Juicy Chicken Breast

<b>Pat the chicken dry and season with salt and pepper.</b> Thoroughly dry the chicken on all sides with paper towels. Season with the salt and pepper on …

Chicken Breast

Lomo Saltado

Step 1<p>Prepare The Beef<p>Cut the beef into bite-sized pieces and season with a little salt and plenty of black pepper.<p>Step 2<p>Prepare The Veggies<p>Peel and …

Disturbance in the Force: why is Star Wars trying to make us hate Luke Skywalker?

In The Last Jedi trailer, Luke Skywalker seems to have completely lost his faith. This is not the version of our favourite Jedi that anyone asked for<p>Hollywood loves a fallen hero. From Christian Bale’s broken Batman in The Dark Knight Rises to Daniel Craig’s wasted James Bond in Skyfall, there is …

Luke Skywalker

Flora Shedden: my favourite ice cream recipes

Some time ago, while at school, I won a cooking competition (the appropriately named Highland Chef). My prize, alongside my first Jamie Oliver cookbook, was an ice cream maker. It was a basic creation that consisted of freezing a round base and then pouring chilled custard on top, but it was a …

Ice Cream

Man down: why do so many suffer depression in silence?

It was a Monday when Robin Williams killed himself three years ago – Monday 11 August 2014. His death was shocking even if in hindsight it shouldn’t have been a surprise that the world’s funniest man might also be the most sorrowful, too – a person despairing to the point of ending it all.<p>It’s a …

Mental Health

My 10 Favorite Healthy Comfort Food Recipes

A healthy dinner means different things to different people. For me it means using as many "real food" ingredients as possible. I lean hard on fresh …

Healthy Eating

Six weeks in Thailand or six days in Switzerland? How long £500 will last in 32 different countries

British holidaymakers could enjoy nearly six weeks in Thailand, and four weeks in Mexico or Jamaica, with a budget of just £500 per person, a new survey has suggested.<p>The same amount of spending money (when used to purchase three meals, four soft drinks, two beers, a coffee, and two journeys on …

European Travel

Vietnamese-Style Lemongrass Grilled Chicken Thighs

Place the oil, fish sauce, lime juice, lemongrass, garlic, sugar, and pepper in a large bowl and whisk/stir to combine and dissolve the sugar. Add …

Grilling

These 5-Ingredient Summer Sauces Are Basically Magic

A good sauce takes a dish from good to great. A great sauce combines transformative powers with simplicity and ease. After all, what else do you need …

Slow Cookers

Back in the net! Four recipes to celebrate the return of North Sea cod

Good news just in time for the summer holidays: after decades off the menu, the Marine Stewardship Council has declared North Sea cod stocks sustainable, meaning you can now enjoy the odd portion of Britain’s favourite sea fish without a side order of guilt (top tip: go for mushy peas …

Seafood

10 Speedy Suppers When You Don't Feel Like Cooking

On those nights when you don’t feel like cooking <i>or</i> ordering pizza, these easy recipes will have you in and out of the kitchen in 30 minutes or less. What’s more, they require very little attention and come together without much forethought — perfect for laid-back summer nights.<p>1. Baked Salmon with …

The world's first glasses-free holographic phone is coming, and it's not from Apple

Forget the iPhone 8 and Galaxy Note 8.<p>RED, the company that makes professional digital cameras for shooting Hollywood movies, is making a …

Make This Honey-Orange Skillet Chicken for Dinner Tonight

If you're prepping for your 4th of July party tonight, chances are you need to get something simple and delicious on the table for dinner. This …

Flavors

5 Easy Dinners to Make Now That It's Summer

Summer has officially hit full swing around here. My kids have started their various summer camps, which include a later wake-up time and bedtime, …

Cooking

Cook Your Salmon in Foil for Tender, Flaky Results

Sometimes cooking a big piece of fish can be intimidating. Is it undercooked? Overcooked? Just right? Luckily there's an almost foolproof method for …

Seafood

Barack Obama's $400,000 speaking fees reveal what few want to admit

His mission was never racial or economic justice. It’s time we stop pretending it was<p>The reason many of us have been critical of Barack Obama’s outrageous $400,000 speaking fee is that it robs us of a fantasy: that sooner or later, the first black president was going to use his considerable powers, …

Economic Justice

Stephen Fry discusses mental health issues in Heads Together video: 'One conversation can make all the difference'

Stephen Fry has appeared in a video talking to his psychiatrist about his mental health breaking down.<p>The film is the latest in a series created by Heads Together, the campaign spearheaded by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry.<p>It comes as a YouGov poll, released by the campaign, …

10 next-level lamb recipes for Easter

Sitting down to a nice roast this Easter Sunday? Take a look at these delicious alternative lamb recipes for something a little different.

Tim Allen Compares Being a Conservative in Hollywood to Living in ’30s Germany

Tim Allen wouldn’t be the first to accuse Hollywood of shunning conservatives, but his latest comparison may have taken it a bit too far. In an …

Arsène Wenger determined to stay on as Arsenal manager

• Wenger said on Saturday ‘you will soon know’ of his decision • Reports club have approached Borussia Dortmund’s Thomas Tuchel<p>Arsène Wenger remains determined to stay on at Arsenal for yet another cycle despite the club being mired in the worst sequence of Premier League results of his long tenure.<p>…

Soccer