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'Copy' of painting by George Stubbs revealed as genuine article

Art dealer to sell incorrectly catalogued artwork Two Hacks, which he purchased for $215,000, for £750,000<p>A painting of two horses and a groom that was thought to be a copy of a George Stubbs painting will this week be revealed as the genuine article. The painting was owned for more than 50 years …

5 Fall-Inspired Muffins To Bake This Weekend

Cool mornings call for warm muffins -- so light the oven and whip up a batch! From pumpkin to maple, these breakfast treats are all teeming with fall flavors.<p><b>1. Pumpkin Pecan Crunch Muffins</b><p>These tender pumpkin muffins with a crispy pecan streusel are a cherished family favorite. The recipe is based …

Breakfast

Exercise Ball Stretches for Balance and Stability

When it comes to flexibility and balance, the exercise ball is an excellent tool for targeting both. What makes the ball so versatile is that it can …

Viennese Whirls Recipe - Great British Chefs

This delightful Viennese whirls recipe will help you perfect this classic biscuit, the ideal bake for an afternoon tea. For an extra homemade touch, …

6 Yoga Poses You Can Do In Bed Before Sleeping For Better Health

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

Exercise

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies

Step 1<p>Dry/wet Ingredients<p>Preheat the oven to 375 F. In a bowl, whisk together flour, salt and baking powder. In a separate bowl, cream together the …

8 Ways To Use Color Feng Shui To Enhance Your Home

Feng shui practitioners believe the ancient Chinese art plays a role in everything we do, from helping us feel balanced and happy in our daily lives to changing how the energy circulates in our homes. But there's more to achieving good feng shui than just furniture placement. Color feng shui, …

The yoga poses to relieve your lower back pain

By <i>Starts at 60 Writers</i> • In <i>Health</i> • On <i>Sunday 31st Jul, 2016</i><p>There’s no doubt a lot of what you do involves sitting — you sit to eat, you sit to drive …

Yoga

Cheese Cake Brownies

These might become your favorite brownies: <i>soft, squishy brownies with a cheese cake filling</i>.<p>Another recipe that will add a few centimeters to your …

Dessert

How To Bake a Brownie for One

<b>Heat the oven and prep the pan:</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of a regular or toaster oven and heat to 350°F. Place the butter in a mini square or …

Dessert

How I Lost 220 Pounds & Kept It Off For Good

Back in the 1990s, I went through a period of time when my weight was completely out of control. No matter what I did to lose weight, I just kept …

Wellness

10 Proven Ways To Boost Your Metabolism

What is your Metabolism? Your metabolism is all the chemical processes that occur within your body that are keeping you alive- not the number of …

Metabolism

Fat Burning Strength and Cardio Circuit

This intermediate/advanced fat burning workout takes you through a variety of cardio and strength training exercises to maximize your calorie burn. …

A 'good looking' chocolate chip cookie recipe

If chocolate chip cookies could model, this one would strut down the runway.<p>This is the third recipe I'm placing in the "GOOD" category during my …

17 No-Bake Desserts for Your 4th of July Get-Together

Summer cooking is all about minimalism, and the treats we whip up for the Fourth of July are no exception. We want things to be delicious, sure, but …

Dessert

7 HIIT YouTube Workouts That Take You From Zero to Sweat in Record Time

So you’ve decided it’s finally time to get serious about getting in shape. Great work! But just because it <i>is</i> the time doesn’t mean you always <i>have</i> the time. There are tons of yoga, pilates, cardio and strength training workouts available on YouTube (that’s right, no gym necessary), but if you’re a …

Blackberry Cheesecake Brownies [Vegan]

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Science says parents of unsuccessful kids could have these 9 things in common

Parenting is one of the hardest jobs in the world.<p>There are so many things that can affect a child's success, including socioeconomic status, the environment they live in, and their parents' education level.<p>Though it can be difficult for studies to determine what parenting techniques are ideal …

Parenting

10 Trendy Tart Recipes To Bake In An Instant

1<p>This one is simple... classic... undeniably amazing! Rich, plain chocolate, honey and crisp pastry. To die for right?<p>1<p>This one is simple... …

What I Tell My Patients Who Want To Lose Belly Fat: A Hormone Expert Explains

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, best-selling author, and leading expert on hormones. Now, she's teaming up with mindbodygreen to share</i> …

Nutrition

23 Easy Baking Tips That'll Make Your Dessert Dreams Come True

Life should always be this sweet.

The Bull & Swan, Stamford, Lincolnshire: hotel review

Set in a town oozing 16th-century charm, this historic pub offers rooms with wow factor – but the food could do with a bit of an upgrade<p>Had you popped out for a pint in Stamford in 1684, you may, if you were unlucky, have bumped into the Honourable Order of Little Bedlam, a drinking club of local …

England

8 Impossibly Cute, Craveworthy Cookies

Nothing satisfies the sweet tooth better than a perfect little cookie (or three). From Nutella Sandwich Cookies (aka Yo-yos) to Forgotten Kisses, these adorable treats are all easy to make and impossible to resist.<p><b>1. Nutella Sandwich Cookies (aka Yo-yos)</b><p>These cookies look just like little yo-yos: …

Dessert

Farmers market report: Cherries are in season. We have recipes

<b>What’s in season:</b> A sign that summer is just around the corner, stone fruits are just beginning to show up at stands, including a variety of cherries. From dark, richly flavored Brooks to sweet Rainier cherries, we also spotted varieties including early Burlat, Tulare and Flavor Giant. Cherry …

Baking

The hidden world of the Knights Templar

Tucked behind London’s Fleet Street, a patchwork of gardens and graceful buildings tell the story of the most famous knights of the Crusades.<p>It was rush hour on a weekday and I was weaving my way down the Strand, one of central London’s most famous thoroughfares. The street hummed with tourists, …

Ancient History

Cream Cheese Red Velvet Cake Ice Cream

We have a history of doing ridiculous things in the name of ice cream since childhood, right? There’s no life lesson quite like learning how to both …

What Kind of Introvert Are You?

Are you an introvert? It depends on which book you read.<p>Here's a sampling of the various conceptualizations of introversion in pop culture …

A Paris museum puts the immigration back in French history

On a wide boulevard of the 12th arrondissement of Paris, the Art-Deco palace that houses the National Museum of the History of Immigration stands like a tall and ornate temple.<p>This 1931 building was originally intended to honor France’s colonial empire, which is evident from the wall paintings and …

Afternoon Tea Week 2017: our favourite recipes

Light, crumbly scones with thick cream, delicate pastry and finger sandwiches: how can you not adore afternoon tea? To celebrate Afternoon Tea Week (August 14-18th), we've collected together some lip-smacking recipes.<p>Below, our favourite food writers share their recipes for sweet and savoury …