Damia Boudress

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29 Architecturally Stunning Staircases

A striking staircase can truly be the centerpiece of a home. From modern to traditional, these creative and sculptural staircases command attention.

The 2018 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, just announced its shortlist of winners for 2018. This year's contest attracted nearly 320,000 entries from more than 200 countries. The organizers have again been kind enough to share some of …

Yellowstone National Park

The Fall Novel Guide

A privileged problem: Too many really good books came out this summer to fit them all in before Labor Day, and this fall’s reads are proving equally …

10 of the best small-scale cruises worldwide

Mekong, Vietnam-Cambodia<p>The first tourist ship to negotiate the river passage from the Vietnamese Mekong to the more tranquil Cambodian side in 2003, the RV Mekong Pandaw is still doing the trip today. The 24 teak-and-brass cabins have panoramic windows, and complimentary ice-cream is served from …

West Africa

LinkedIn Just Made a Massive Shift That Business Coaches and Consultants Will Love | Inc.com

In today's online marketplace, especially if you are a business coach or consultant, the fastest, easiest, and most effective way to win new business on LinkedIn is by getting your face, voice, and personality in front of potential prospects.<p>Online video is an ideal way to do this, because it …

13 women tell all about their first orgasm

<b>Whether it happens intentionally or by accident, most women remember the first time they hit the orgasm jackpot.</b><p>In my own case, wriggling round in …

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10 Veggie-Filled Breakfasts I Keep in My Meal Plan

Eating vegetables for breakfast makes me feel like I really started the day on the right foot — and it's actually easier than you might think to work …

World Wildlife Day: 10 Astonishing Photos from around the World

The winner of the UN World Wildlife Day photo contest was announced and the job of the judges was hardly enviable – for the finalists offered …

Nature Photography

Pork Belly Bao Buns

Step 1<p>Cook The Pork Belly<p>Slice the ginger and chilli, peel and crush the garlic and quarter the orange. Add those to a large saucepan with the stock, …

11 Winter Soups That Warm The Soul

Warm your body and soothe your spirit with a steaming bowl of soup or stew. From Thai Chicken and Rice Noodle Soup to Pasta e Fagioli, these recipes will have you satisfied and snug as a bug on the coldest winter days.<p><b>1. Thai Chicken and Rice Noodle Soup</b><p>Made with rotisserie chicken and Asian pantry …

A Food Lover's Guide To Eating On A Budget

<i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Alyse Whitney.</i><p>Resolutions have never been my strong point. Every year, I make a pact with myself to try something new or get rid of a bad habit, but then, you know, life gets in the way. But 2017 is going to be different, because after one alarming spreadsheet of my spending …

Cauliflower Rice and Sausage Stuffing (Gluten-free, Paleo)

Low calorie, low carb, super healthy and amazingly delicious! I bet you'll want to make it all the time. I do! Each ¾ cup serving has only 64 calories, 3 grams of fat, and 1 Weight Watchers SmartPoints. It makes a wonderful side dish for chicken, turkey or beef. You can easily doubled the serving …

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for pasta with potatoes and provola cheese

<i>‘Buon anno, ma meno male che è quasi finita,</i>” said my elderly neighbour yesterday as she wedged the front door of our block open with a bottle of washing detergent – Happy new year, but thank God it is nearly over. She then threw both hands into the air at the sight of the two bins just inside the …

Recipes

Resolution Recipes: 16 Wholesome Dishes for 2017

If you vowed to eat healthier in 2017, you're in luck. All of these wholesome recipes are easy to prepare, satisfying <i>and</i> delicious. Happy New Year!<p><b>1. Kale & Brussels Sprouts Salad with Walnuts, Parmesan & Lemon-Mustard Dressing</b><p>Made with crisp power greens, toasted walnuts, chunks of Parmesan, and a …

10 Gifts NOT to Give the Cook on Your List

Each year commences with another load of food and cooking trends. And each year, people who like to cook are given them. It's clear we're not even done complaining about garlic-cooking accoutrements or things that say "kale," so let's have another go! I discovered that this topic--what NOT to give …

Dine & Dash: 10 Speedy Dinners For Busy Families

When everyone in the family is running in different directions, it's nice to have a few speedy dinner recipes in your back pocket. From pasta to tacos, these family-friendly meals will have you in-and-out of the kitchen in no time!<p><b>1. Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli</b><p>Sometimes it seems …

Obama warns of dangers of 'crude nationalism' in wake of Brexit and election of Trump

Barack Obama warned of the dangers of succumbing to “crude” nationalism on Tuesday, in apparent reference to the election of Donald Trump and Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.<p>The outgoing President made the remarks in Greece at the start of his last foreign trip as leader of the free …

What America Needs Now is a Party (Also, a President)

The Sunday after the election, fifty-some people are dropping by my house in Vermont between 1 and 4 P.M., for, among other things, Bad Hombre Chili and cornbread.<p>Here’s how this came about: Sometime between compulsively watching episodes of <i>Samantha Bee</i> on YouTube and when the 217th friend said to …

Mushroom And Pickled Cucumber Sweet Potato Toast

Recipe: Mushroom And Pickled Cucumber Sweet Potato Toast<p>Sorted<p>Who knew you could cook sweet potato in the toaster?! Just slice it up, give it about 3 …

Here's What Happens When a Vegetarian Eats Meat for the First Time in 22 Years

Imagine if you never got to bite into a succulent piece of crispy chicken...<p>Or cut into a perfectly grilled steak moments before tasting the juicy …

Zucchini Galore: 6 Easy And Delicious Recipes

Got zucchini? From chocolate zucchini bread to zucchini soup, here are six fantastic ways to conquer your zucchini overload.<p><b>1. Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread</b><p>This Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread makes the perfect afternoon snack whenever you're in need of a chocolate fix. It has a deep chocolate …

10 Egg Breakfasts You Can Make in the Microwave

Whether it's a busy weekday morning, <b>a lazy weekend start to the day</b>, or you have a group of hungry guests, there's no need to stress about making <b>the perfect breakfast</b>. <b>Cooking batches of eggs</b> for just yourself, your family, or a larger group doesn't have to be stressful, <b>time-consuming</b>, or messy, as …

The One and Only Ice Cream You Need This Summer!

<i>An easy to make, creamy, Dulce de Leche Ice Cream! The tastiest way to cool down! Plus it's egg free!</i><p>Treat Yourself! Subscribe today and receive a FREE E-Cookbook and weekly recipes to your inbox! <b>Sign up here!</b> Follow me on <b>Facebook</b> and <b>Instagram</b> too!<p><b>PIN IT NOW</b><p>This creamy dulce de leche ice cream is …

10 Carbs You Don't Have to Cut During Your Quest for a Six Pack

Turns out, there are some you're going to want to keep around.<p>For <i>years</i> we've been hearing that cutting carbs should be a cornerstone of most diets when you're trying to lose weight—but not so fast.

Rose-scented meringues with saffron zabaglione

SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the meringues</b><p>4 egg whites<br>• 200g caster sugar<br>• 1 tsp rose water<br>• butter, for greasing<p><b>For the zabaglione</b><p>4 egg yolks<br>• 50g caster sugar<br>• generous pinch of saffron<br>• 120ml marsala<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to 140C/gas mark 1.<p>Pour the egg whites into a mixing bowl and whisk until they begin to froth.<p>…

Italian Food

Why Mongolia's Moment Is Now

"If Buddha were living now, I think he would use social media,” said Baasan Lama, the fresh-faced abbot of Erdene Zuu, Mongolia’s oldest monastery. …

Coffee Cake With a Twist!

When I'm about to leave the City for a trip, I usually prepare a quick snack to carry with me using the leftovers in the fridge. The first thing I saw was a cup of sour cream so I opted for a dessert (of course!). After a quick research online, I discovered the fantastic food blog of Alexandra …

8 Filthy Chocolate Cakes You'd Be A Fool Not To Make

1<p>Not a lot beats chocolate cake... especially this one. Layers of rich, moist chocolate sponge drizzled with coffee syrup and sandwiches with cocoa …

27 London alleyways the heart-eyes emoji was created for

Thanks to a historic street grid that cocks a snook at so-called 'urban planning', London is riddled with irresistibly squirrelly alleys, passages, …