Damian Davis

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Learn how to make movies for the cost of a pair of movie tickets

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How to Choose the Best Camping Stove For You

The best camping stove really depends on how you camp. Are you a group campsite junkie that cooks gourmet game hen for your family and friends, or a …

10-a-day the easy way: Gizzi Erskine and Rosemary Ferguson show how

"Everyone’s going to hate me for saying this, but ‘10-a-day’ is more than possible,” insists Gizzi Erskine. The chef and her new business partner, nutritionist Rosemary Ferguson, are determined to prove that packing many more portions of fruit and veg into your diet is achievable, and – importantly …

This pretty blue fog only happens in warm champagne

And illustrates some fundamentals of physics.<p>Not many people are into room-temperature champagne. Most of us like our bubbly chilled, but if we weren’t so invested in refrigeration, we might have seen the blue fog sooner. Oops.<p>Thankfully, there’s an entire field of research in France devoted to …

Carbon Dioxide

Keto Diet Can Help You Live Longer, Researchers Say

Has the fountain of youth been sitting on your dinner plate?<p>Two new scientific studies independently concluded that a ketogenic diet increased …

Is Three Dimensional Latte Art the Future of Coffee?

By now, none of us should be stranger to the foamy phenomenon that is latte art. Since its inception, the limits of the cappuccino as canvas have been consistently pushed. And today, I’m here to present you with the newest frontier in latte art: dimension.<p>Behold, 3-D latte art. Because if your cup …

Coffee

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 1 1/2-quart Bundt or tube pan.<p>Sift the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt into a bowl. Cream the …

The Happy Camper: Best Camp Gear for 2017

<b>Despite it being one of the buggiest and wettest summer seasons I can remember in my region, I still managed to sleep in a tent 52 nights so far…with</b> …

From Toy Story to Psycho: the 100 greatest films of all time

Toy Story

The science of why coffee is good for you

Caffeine is the most commonly-used psychoactive drug in the world, and most people get their daily caffeine fix by drinking coffee.<p>However, because the caffeine in coffee can affect blood pressure, heart rate, and brain activity, researchers weren't always sure if coffee was actually healthy.<p>In …

How to Properly Pack Your Photography Bag for the Outdoors

Thomas Heaton is a landscape photographer based in the United Kingdom and has grown exponentially in popularity since gaining steam on his YouTube …

Down 70 Pounds and Several Clothing Sizes, Angela's Transformation Is Truly Remarkable

Over the span of five years, Angela Crickmore dropped 70 pounds and went from a size 20 to a 6, and her before-and-after transformation is truly inspiring.<p>After moving from Brazil to London and starting a job that provided her with unhealthy meals every day, Angela slowly started to put on weight. …

'Slow but Steady' Wins the Weight Loss Race

If losing weight feels more like being a yo-yo than a ball rolling down a gentle hill, then you might want to rethink your approach.<p>A new study found …

Starbucks Is Offering A Turmeric Latte. But What Exactly Is Turmeric?

It's trendy, that's for sure.<p>As Starbucks’ pumpkin spice latte makes its return to stores, the beloved drinks has some trendy competition behind the counter.<p>The coffee chain recently introduced a turmeric latte, which sounds a bit like something you’d expect from your local, uber-cool coffee shop, …

Coffee

Home Cleaning: 7 Habits To Keep Your Home Always Clean

Marvelous hallway wooden floors. A living room couch to kill for. Fantastic bedroom window treatment. And an appalling stench floating from your …

Drinking coffee may actually prevent you from losing weight

It’s an old wives’ tale as old and wife-y as they come – coffee, supposedly, suppresses your appetite.<p>Passed down from generation to generation, the …

Is bulletproof coffee, the latest elixir for fat loss, worth the hype?

Vegan. Ketogenic. Raw food. Atkins. Gluten-free. Dairy-free. Carb-free. These days, its far more difficult to keep up with diets than with the …

Mocha Layer Cake Recipe - Great British Chefs

Angela Field's mocha layer cake recipe is an impressive bake, using cacao powder and espresso for a seriously luxurious cake full of deep, heady …

Give classic coffee tiramisu a fruity twist with peaches and white chocolate

I mentioned in a previous column the vast quantities of tiramisu I consumed during a short trip to Italy. My boyfriend, James, claims he had never tasted it before. This is fairly typical; our relationship consists of him introducing me to Subway and me introducing him to sumac.<p>At one lunch I …

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

We tried the high-fat, buttered coffee drink that's taken Silicon Valley by storm — here's the verdict

<b>• Butter Coffee will roll out to nearly 400 Whole Foods stores nationwide in August.</b><p><b>• The drink taps into a Silicon Valley diet craze that has techies eating lots of fat.</b><p>"How do you take your coffee: with milk, sugar, or butter?"<p>You won't hear baristas asking that question in San Francisco coffee …

10 Camping Accessories Worth Packing

Solar Lantern<p><i>Luci Outdoor 2.0, $20</i><p>Bring some ambiance to the campsite with this handy—and elegant!—inflatable solar lantern. It charges up fully in …

10 smart gadgets to bring on your next camping trip

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Outdoors

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Countries That Drink the Most Coffee-to-Go

Coffee consumption is on the rise around the world. In fact, the demand for coffee is being attributed to two factors: millennials are chugging more …

Coffee

How to shed the pounds and still enjoy a glass of wine by eating like a Viking

The Vikings may be infamous for violence and bloodshed, but there are other Nordic behaviours which a raft of new research has shown are well worth …

Cinnamon Swirl Sour Cream Bundt Cake

If you don't drink coffee, please start before attempting this great cinnamon swirl sour cream bundt cake recipe.

Follow these 7 backcountry etiquette rules to make the outdoors better for everyone

DURANGO – Twenty backpackers filed into a campsite beside the creek below us. They erected their tents in the stream-side meadow that was budding …

Camping

Kohinoor of Kerala, Southampton, restaurant review: a diamond among rubies

I’ve been spending a lot of time back in my home town lately. Some things about it are as infuriating as ever – the way it’s surrounded by water but turns its back on it; the fact that it’s impossible to get from one side to the other in a straight line; a dourness in people's faces – whereas some …

'It is a mental battle': The 3 steps that helped this dad lose 300 pounds

Five years ago, Lou Maldonado and his son, Josh, were watching a TV show that featured a girl who was bullied because her mom was overweight. Maldonado asked Josh if anyone ever teased Josh about Maldonado’s weight — he weighed 540 pounds and was 6 foot 4. Josh said no, but added something that …