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Canadian Living’s best recipes, tested till perfect. | Canadian Living

Read More<p>Read More<p>Read More<p>Read More<p>Baking & Desserts<p>Baking & Desserts<p>This three-tiered one-bowl celebration cake features fluffy layers of sponge, a …

Nailed It: Budget-Friendly Wall Art and Framing Ideas

The most striking (and strikingly simple) way to transform a room is to add art to the walls, especially when painting and wallpaper aren't an option. Custom framing and original artwork can blow your decorating budget, but these DIY projects and ideas will give you maximum design impact with …

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Flourless Salted Hot Chocolate Cookies Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A creative way to enjoy hot chocolate in the summertime: Salted hot chocolate in flourless cookie form -- a naturally gluten-free and dairy-free cookie that is crackly and chewy with gooey fudge middle.<p>This recipe is based off a simple flourless chocolate cookie recipe, but has …

Female academics pay a heavy baby penalty.

In 2000, I greeted the first entering graduate-student class at Berkeley where the women outnumbered the men. I was the first female dean of the …

Celebrate World Gin Day with one (or all) of these 10 simple cocktails

World Gin Day takes place on Saturday June 9; what better excuse to mix up a cocktail or two at home in honour of Mother's Ruin? Whether you want a drink that's long or short, refreshing or sweet, gin is the perfect spirit.<p>Bramble<p>One for when you see the first blackberries appearing in the …

How Two Newlyweds Paid Off $52K of Debt in Under Two Years

<i>In our Money Mic series, we hand over the podium to people with controversial views about money. These are their views, not ours, but we welcome your responses.</i><p><i>Today, one man recounts the moment he realized that he and his wife were drowning in debt, and how digging themselves out transformed their</i> …

15 Books Every Recent College Grad Needs on Their Shelf

Graduating from college is an exciting time full of adventures, new opportunities and… uncertainty. While you’re celebrating your major accomplishment and partying with your friends and loved ones, figuring out the future can be nerve wracking. Whether you’re graduating this year, are a recent grad …

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The Highly Sensitive Person in Love – The Highly Sensitive Person

The Highly Sensitive Person In Love<br>by Elaine N. Aron, Ph.D.<p>Why did I turn to this topic? First, a corny sounding reason, but so true: The world needs …

Why Everyone Needs to Stop Saying Yoga Doesn't Count as a Workout

It's not a bonus sweat session; it's a necessary one.<p>“How are you so strong? You must do something else besides yoga!”<p>This phrase is as common to me as is “Do you have a dog named Toto?” when I tell them I’m originally from Kansas. I’d like to laugh and say people are clever, but these sayings are …

Here's How To Tie Anything And Everything

Knots, laces, togas, scarves — you have met your match. Bookmark this immediately.

Most Britons do not know how to make a cup of tea, say scientists

Scientists at University College London say Brits do not let tea infuse for long enough to bring out the complex flavours<p>It is enough to send teaspoons clattering into saucers across the country, but according to scientists, four out of five Britons do not brew their tea correctly<p>Despite drinking …

7 Unexpected Ways to Cook with Tea, from Pasta to Pudding

Tea isn't just for drinking—check out these creative ideas for cooking with it, too.<p>We love a good, hot mug of matcha, tisane, or Darjeeling, but lately we've been thinking about ways to get a little more creative with tea. Our favorite teas are fast becoming one of our favorite ways to add grassy, …

Smartphone Microscope

You can easily turn your smartphone camera into a powerful digital microscope. All you need is a few tools, the focus lens from a cheap laser pointer or two, and about $10 worth of materials from the hardware store.<p>Not only will this homemade microscopy stand take high-quality macro photos, but …

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Better Marry A Redhead- Turns Out They Might Be Genetically Superior

Full disclosure: my wife comes from a family of redheads, all of whom are very proud of this fact. Maybe too proud, actually. The genesis of this …

Airbus' New Composite Helicopter Is A Billion Dollar Bet

The Airbus H160 is the world's first all-composite civil helicopter, a lightweight chopper that promises a 185 MPH cruising speed and a comfortable, …

John vs. women: There are more men named John running large companies than women.

More large companies in the United States are run by men named John than by women. Not by women named anything specific. Just, women. That's what the</i> …

7 Cocktails That Give Tea Time an Exciting New Meaning

The days of tea bags bobbing lazily in hot water are about to be behind you. Those humble little pouches are ready to prove their cocktail prowess by …

8 Chicken Dinners That Are Anything but Boring

<b>1. Thai Minced Chicken Lettuce Cups</b><p>If you like Thai food, you'll love these minced chicken lettuce cups boldly flavored with fresh ginger, lime, chili pepper, fish sauce and brown sugar. The recipe is easy to make with ingredients found at your regular supermarket. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Middle Eastern</b> …

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Six ridiculously dangerous science experiments from kid's old chemistry sets

Weren't things better back in the good old days when children were free to create gunpowder and be let loose with uranium dust?<p>In the 50s and 60s …

Medicine Ball Slams and 7 More Moves to Build Muscle

Upgrade your strength training routine by throwing in these medicine ball moves for total-body toning<p>If your strength routine consists of the same …

27 Diagrams That Make Cooking So Much Easier

Including easy ingredient substitutions, basic knife skills, meat marinating times, and more.

Quotes on falling in love for people who are terrified of falling in love

I’m not a fan of falling in love. It’s scary and dirty and messy, and it seriously cuts into my Netflix time. I suddenly have to worry about what I …

5 Cookies That Are Actually Pretty Good For You

Brace yourself because we’re about to tell you something that’s going to change your life: Cookies can be healthy. Here, six recipes for good-for-you …

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16 Homemade Body Butters for Silky Smooth Skin

There are plenty of good reasons to not be a fan of winter, but our biggest one might just be how dried out our skin gets. Cold wind and dry air wreak havoc on the silky smooth skin we’ve cultivated all summer long. Luckily there’s a solution: body butter. Slathering on a good helping of the stuff …

Gender gap: Women welcome in ‘hard working’ fields, but ‘genius’ fields are male-dominated, study finds

The difference between Sherlock Holmes and Hermione Granger may help explain why women don't thrive as much as men in some fields of academia. One is brilliant by nature and the other has to work her butt off, and they represent the pervasive gender stereotypes of our age.<p>Surprise, surprise: …

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