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Why You Should Eat More Rice + 5 Ways to Do It

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Four reasons you should be cooking more rice, and five</i> …

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15 Things You Didn't Know About Coffee

Sure, you love coffee, but do you really know coffee?<p>"Even bad coffee is better than no coffee at all." - David Lynch<p>Have you ever swam in a pool of coffee? Have you ever thought about using the saucer to slurp? If not, you really need to <i>coffree</i> your mind. You very well may drink a cup of Joe like …

For the day 3 assignment for the #CookingCure, Cambria shares 5 recipes that make her excited about breakfast again: http://thekitc.hn/1mVw85P

5 Facts Every Coffee Drinker Should Know

Ahh, coffee, the sweet brown nectar of the gods. Empires rise and fall at its feet. Some rocket ships even fly on the fuel of caffeine alone.<p>OK, not …

Around the World in Concept Coffee Shops

<i>Where can I get a coffee that has the most cats?</i><p><b>Revisiting America's Finest Mid-Century Restaurants</b><p>Conceptual ways of serving up a good cup of coffee have been around for about as long as cafes have, as evidenced by such late-19th-century oddities as Paris' Café de L'Enfer. Things have only gotten …

How climate change will brew a bad-tasting, expensive cup of coffee

Rich western urbanites expecting to dodge the impacts of climate change should prepare for a jolt: global warming is leading to bad, expensive coffee. Almost 2bn cups of coffee perk up its drinkers every day, but a perfect storm of rising heat, extreme weather and ferocious pests mean the highland …

NIH Study: Coffee Really Does Make You Live Longer, After All

antwerpenR/Flickr<p>Caffeine addicts, rejoice: all the coffee you're downing over the course of a day could be lengthening your lifespan. For real.<p>According to research published today in the <i>New England Journal of Medicine</i>, people who drank four or five cups of coffee a day tended to live longer than …

Camera Enthusiast Builds a Coffee Shop Shaped Like an Enormous Rolleiflex Camera | Colossal

<p>I’m not sure what part of this story I enjoy more: the fact that there’s a two-story building somewhere in the world that’s constructed to look like …

Eight Reasons to Sip on Coffee

A cup of joe jolts your mood, reduces disease risk, and adds a kick to workouts.<p>A morning cup of coffee is a must for many runners. It wakes you up, energizes your workout, and—how can we say this nicely?—gets your systems moving, too. But there's more reason to indulge in that second or third cup. …

Drought in Brazil drives the price of coffee beans to a record high

Coffee bean prices have hit their highest level in more than two years amid fears that droughts in Brazil could lead to a global shortage of coffee. The price of arabica beans – the most popular variety – has risen by 20% this week and hit $2.07 (£1.23) per lb on Thursday, the highest since …

The best hiking in Patagonia and Tierra Del Fuego

The south of Chile and Argentina is a hiker’s dream. The melange of craggy mountains crowned with glaciers and glistening with waterfalls, scrubland dotted with pale glacial lakes, flowering meadows, marshlands, and windblown cliffs that skirt the Magellan Strait present countless opportunities for …

Majestic Canada, coast to coast

Meandering train journeys through jaw-dropping scenery are still one of the most immersive ways to explore the world’s second-largest country.<p>When Canada’s inaugural transcontinental train trundled from Montreal into British Columbia’s Port Moody in 1886, it practically and symbolically linked the …

Hotels with altitude: four of the best

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