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These non-alcoholic spirits are actually worth drinking

I love drinking. I look forward to mixing a beverage deserving of a lime wedge after a long day, and was once deeply moved by the gift of a shower beer-caddy. But last month, when my boyfriend announced he’d be taking four weeks off from alcohol, I agreed to join him. I was curious, and figured …

Alcohol

10 Super-Quick Shrimp Recipes for Lazy Weeknights

When it comes to whipping up a quick dinner, shrimp is your best friend forever

Country Lifestyle

Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Recipe

Nutrition Highlights (per serving)<p>Calories 354<p>Fat 31g<p>Carbs 9g<p>Protein 19g<p>Nutrition Facts<p>Servings: 4<p>Amount per serving<p>Calories<p>354<p>% Daily Value*<p><b>Total …

Nutrition

Losing the booze: five ways to drink less without missing out

Sandwiched as it is between the first socially sanctioned dry periods of the year (Dry January, Febfast) and the later ones (Dry July, Ocsober), March can be a pretty boozy month. Those of us who abstained from drink after the excesses of Christmas have now probably eased back into our regular …

Alcohol

U.S. Binge Drinkers Have Billions of Alcoholic Drinks Each Year, Says CDC

The average binge drinking session: 7 drinks.<p>This Saturday, Saint Patrick’s Day revelers around the world will celebrate the Irish icon by crushing …

Culy Homemade: rijst met broccoli en garnalen met honing-sojasaus

Weer een fijn, makkelijk recept voor doordeweeks: broccoli en garnalen met honing-sojasaus. Je maakt er een…

Experts say there are four types of drinker – which one are you?

Why do you drink alcohol?<p>It’s worth knowing and understanding the reasons – that’s how you can make sure your relationship with alcohol is healthy …

Alcohol: Do you drink too much?

Moderate amounts of alcohol, under suggested limits, have been shown to lower your risk of heart conditions by 25-40%. It can help reduce bad cholesterol levels and blood clots -- depending on age and drinking habits.<p>Studies show excessive alcohol can cause unusual heart rhythms, high blood …

Alcohol

I gave up alcohol for a year - and never went back

You might just beenjoying your first drinks of 2018, especially if you did Dry January. I, on the other hand, am celebrating for a different reason – having spent 13 months alcohol-free.<p>My decision to quit was hard. During my 20s, I lived the stereotypical ‘ladette’ lifestyle, but as I got older, I …

This Steak Dinner is The Easiest, Best-Looking Meal You’ll Cook All Week

Because you're worth it.<p>I don’t have a significant other, but if i did, I would cook them this for every special occasion under the sun. In the …

BBQ

How do I stop being lonely? You asked Google – here’s the answer

Every day millions of people ask Google life’s most difficult questions. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries<p>Loneliness is a stealthy bastard. It can settle in on your soul without you even noticing, until the texture of the words appear on your tongue one day: “I’m lonely.” It’s a …

Psychology

3 Strategies for Growing Your Online Business Fast

Wooing customers requires a sincere devotion to giving people value.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Jay Abraham is one of the world's leading business consultants and mentors to people like Tony Robbins, Daymond John, Joe Polish, Stephen R. Covey and Russell Brunson. …

Cheers? No thanks! Low- and no-alcohol lifestyle booms

About 5 million people will drink their first beer or glass of wine in a month next week as “dry January” comes to an end. But for an increasing number of people it will be an entirely dry year, because low- and no-alcohol is now a fast-growing lifestyle choice.<p>Sales of beer and cider with less …

Alcohol

15 Crazy and Surprising Ways People Are Using Blockchain

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are just the beginning of how blockchain can be used for transactions and tracking.<p><i>This article originally published Jan. 25, 2018.</i><p>Hacking and fraud have in some cases become more difficult to prevent and track as people have moved more of their lives online. But …

The Future of Food: 8 Business Leaders Investing to End Slaughterhouses

From Silicon Valley tech moguls to business executives and entrepreneurs, these people know that the future of food means not slaughtering animals.<p><b>1.</b> …

Agriculture

Blockchain: A Powerful Tool for Social Good

Blockchain – in existence for over a decade but still a mystery to many – has the power to revolutionize how humanitarian and social organizations …

Giving up booze for Dry January? Here’s some advice from the experts.

On Jan. 1, most people are cleaning up the champagne glasses, popping Advil and pouring themselves a big glass of Hair of the Dog. Meanwhile, I’m swapping the IPAs and Pilseners in my fridge for Italian sodas and seltzer water, and getting ready for my annual Dry January detox, which you may know …

Alcohol

Alcohol-free gin and tonic that won't break Dry January

The booze free G&T you can't tell isn't the real thing...and other surprisingly tasty Dry January drinks<p><b>With over 5m expected to take part in Dry</b> …

Alcohol

What I've Learned From A Year Without Alcohol

On New Year’s Eve 2016, after years of berating myself, I finally took the plunge and decided to stop drinking for a year<p>Instants via Getty Images<p>On …

The best non-alcoholic beers, wines, ciders (and even spirits) to try if you're doing Dry January

There was a time when being off the booze meant you had to make do with orange juice or pop.<p>But now supermarkets are setting aside extra shelf space …

Skipping alcohol in January? Yes, you can still date. Here’s how.

Dating is hard enough. It can get even more difficult when you or your date is sober and the standard first date — “let’s grab drinks” — is off the table. In addition to those who abstain all the time, some people give up alcohol just for January as a healthful way to kick off the new year.<p>Whatever …

Alcohol

Here's A Selection Of The Best Alcohol-Free Booze That Doesn't Taste Awful

View Gallery7 photos<p>1 / 7<p>1. Alcohol-Free Budweiser<p>Smells like a Bud, tastes like a Bud, comes with a can. We'd say this is top of the 'how to pretend …

Giving up alcohol for a year salvaged my mental health

My self-worth and confidence were shot to pieces, and something had to change. Quitting drink gave me some control over my life<p>As the clocks strike midnight on New Year’s Eve, I will finish a 12-month stretch of self-imposed sobriety. A year ago I had got to a point where I was drinking and smoking …

Mental Health

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• Lifestyle<br>• Sponsored<p>With 40 per cent more bin capacity, it comes complete with a handy wall mount, and a hygienic waste disposal mechanism. It seems …

Britons are drinking less this Christmas, study finds

More than a third of Brits are choosing not to drink alcohol at up to four social occasions this festive season, a new study has found.<p>According to …

This Is What It’s Like To Be A Parent Who Doesn’t Drink

I don’t drink because my father drank. A lot. In fact, he spent a good amount of my high school years in jail for drinking and driving. I remember …

Spirits market turns to lighter alcohol

The spirits market is showing a notable rise in sales in the low-ABV category this holiday season, as South Koreans incr

Alcohol

Drink smart during the festive period

SINGAPORE: As you sip on eggnog or champagne this Christmas, the last things on your mind are the amounts of alcohol and calories you’re imbibing.<p>But …

Be A Mindful Millennial This Party Season

16-24 year olds are still the group most likely to binge drink<p>MilosStankovic via Getty Images<p>If the news is to be believed, millennials are drinking …