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I Stopped Eating Carbs After 2:30 P.M. And It Changed My Body

Is timing really everything when it comes to eating carbs and staying slim?<p>Two weeks before my wedding I did what many brides have done before me and many will do after: I stopped eating carbohydrates. Now when I say carbs, I really mean grains and starchy foods. Broccoli was okay. Sushi rice? No. …

Nutrition

Try This at Home: How to Make Ice Cream

You don't need an ice cream machine to indulge in this classic summer treat: Sunny Anderson shows Food Network Magazine how to make homemade ice …

Dessert

Make Room for Balsamic Grilled Mushrooms Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

4 harsh truths that will make you a better person

Why is it that whenever someone says, “face the facts” you know you’re about to hear something you don’t want to hear? Probably because of a second …

Happiness

Flyfishing in Trump Country: Don’t admit it’s climate change

<i>This article was produced by InsideClimate News.</i><p>Anyone who takes flyfishing seriously behaves like a scientist. These anglers are biologists, …

Fishing

How to Make the Korean Pomegranate Drink That's Helping Women Lose a Pound a Day

You know how much Americans love the refreshing tang of lemonade? That’s how folks in Asia feel about a sweet-and-sour drink made with pomegranate …

Nutrition

World’s Longest Sniper Kill: The Enemy Killed Over 2 Miles Away

To understand the complexity of the shot, it’s best to start with a sniper maxim: sniping is weaponized math.

Complexity

2018 Bugatti Chiron Lego Technic kit is amazingly detailed

<i>By Joel Stocksdale</i><p>Lego has finally followed up its amazing Porsche 911 GT3 Technic kit with a kit that's arguably more amazing, and certainly has more pieces. It's the 2018 Bugatti Chiron, and the 1/8 scale kit features 3,599 pieces, which is nearly 1,000 more than the 911.<p>Those pieces make up an …

Lego

"Special" Roasted Potatoes Recipe

"The secret to these deliciously crusty potatoes is the pre-oven boiling in a salted and seasoned liquid. The potatoes not only absorb flavor and …

Recipes

Let’s Get Real: What an Average Retirement Costs

The gray-haired couple sipping champagne on a beach at sunset. Grandpa teaching the grandkids how to fish at the family lake house. Are these scenes …

Retirement

This Is the Most Popular Chicken Salad Recipe on Pinterest — Popular on Pinterest

You guys. <i>You guys</i>. Have you fully embraced the glory of chicken salad in your life? I didn't grow up eating chicken salad and honestly never really …

Croissant

Why Is Retirement So Stressful?

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but retirement doesn’t always turn out the way people think. Primarily because this stage of life can intersect with an avalanche of activity that causes a massive amount of stress, worry and anxiety. As a result, people can often suffer in silence as they try …

Retirement

Delectable Marinated Chicken Recipe

"I have experimented with so many marinades for chicken using my neighbors as guinea pigs and this one has been branded by all as simply delectable, …

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

Don't Tell Anyone, But We Just Had Two Years Of Record-Breaking Global Cooling

<b>Inconvenient Science:</b> NASA data show that global temperatures <i>dropped</i> sharply over the past two years. Not that you'd know it, since that wasn't …

Climate

Perfect Chicken Brine Recipe

"Brining chicken adds tons of flavor and keeps the meat moist. Several years of experimenting with ingredients and method and I finally found the …

Delicious Side Dishes That’ll Steal the Show at Your Next Potluck

Guaranteed to please.<p>When it comes to any potluck, the side dishes can make all the difference between a ho-hum supper and a real crowd-pleasing …

Cooking

Mum, 82, who couldn't recognise her own son due to dementia gets memory back - after changing her diet

An 82-year-old dementia sufferer who failed to recognise her own son has incredibly got her memory back after changing her diet.<p>When his mother's …

7 Tips for a Next-Level Grilled Cheese

In honor of National Grilled Cheese Day, <i>Food & Wine</i> Culinary Director Justin Chapple and our New York City Test Kitchen Manager Kelsey Youngman …

How to lose weight if you're addicted to food, according to a cognitive scientist who struggled for years

Susan Peirce Thompson struggled for decades to lose weight. She tried everything, from diet books and rigid workout regimens to running a marathon. She even considered having a gastric bypass, an intensive surgery that can involve months of counseling and preparation.<p>Somewhere along the way, she …

10 Horrifying Facts About the AR-15

A storied warrior scholar once published an interesting list of little known facts about the AR-15, and with all that has gone on lately (including …

Sorry, California: Here are 4 science-backed reasons to keep drinking coffee

Would you like your morning coffee with a cancer warning on the side? Well, if you live in California that may be in your near future as Starbucks …

20 Instant Pot Meals You Can Make in 20 Minutes or Less

Think about all the things you can do in 20 minutes: Get a manicure, grab a cup of coffee from that nice place down the street, and drive to work (if …

3 Signs a Toxic Person Is Manipulating You (and What to Do About It)

Chances are high you've encountered a toxic person in your life. You may have even realized this "friend" or family member was no good (kudos to …

Yes, They Are Coming for Your Guns

Opinion<p>Posted: Apr 01, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>The anti-gun …

China takes on Hyperloop with 1000 km/h 'super maglev' train

Researchers at China’s Southwest Jiaotong University recently built a prototype for a “super maglev,” a track that carries a train at incredibly high speed using magnetic levitation (maglev). What makes it so super? According to the researchers it’ll be capable of supporting speeds up to 1000 km/h …

12,525 Reasons to Try This Absurdly Addictive Asparagus

Absurdly Addictive Asparagus—Hyperbolic? Perhaps. Too good to be true? Maybe not. As easy to make as it is to scarf down? Most definitely. Take it from community member Dylan Mierzwinski, who had this to say about our site’s most popular asparagus recipe:<p><i>“This was so wonderful (all ninety times</i> …

A Chemist Called "Dr. Coffee" Uses Science to Make a Perfect Cup Every Time

"The best thing for people to do is to locate each variable systematically."<p>Roughly 83 percent of American adults drink coffee regularly, adding up …

Coffee

A diet plan to reduce the risk of Alzheimer's

Three years ago to the day, a group of researchers in the US put out a diet targeted at a healthy brain. They’d got together to find out if there was …

Nutrition

The 150 Most Delish Ground Beef Recipes

It's time to branch out from burgers.<p>1 of 151<p>Allie Folino<p>Don't forget to pin it for later!<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 of 151<p>Parker …