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Can You Really Eat All the Fat You Want?

Scientists say yes, but of course there's a catch.<p>Desperate for the creamy goodness inside that bowl of guac? Well, today's your lucky day. Thanks to new research by the American Medical Association, dietary fat is no longer the bogeyman it once was, and a lot of fatty foods, including fish, nuts, …

Nutrition

Camping for a Week Is Only $160 at These National Parks

Some of the most awe-inspiring places to camp across the United States are in the National Park system, which means that staying inside their …

National Parks

How To Grieve With Challah Bread

My grandfather is dead: I do not know how to grieve. So I make bread.<p>In the Bible they call bread the staff of life (my grandfather might have liked …

Dark-Chocolate Mint Cupcakes with White-Chocolate Mint Frosting

Makes 24 Servings<p>These fudgy chocolate mint cupcakes get a double-dose of chocolate and mint from a white-chocolate mint frosting<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cupcakes<p>2 cups walnuts, toasted, cooled<p>1 cup whole-milk ricotta cheese<p>1/4 cup chopped fresh mint<p>2 tablespoons honey<p>1 cup all purpose flour<p>1/2 teaspoon …

Dessert

The truth about the Sound of Music family

<b>When it was released 50 years ago, The Sound of Music became one of the most successful films of all time. It was based on the true story of the von Trapp family (above) - but what did they think of it and was their life really like it was portrayed in the movie?</b><p>"Everyone thinks the Sound of Music …

German Language

Bread Mummy (Pizza Mummy)- with yoyomax12

Baklava Pull-Apart Bread

I can't tell you how many times I've drooled over the thought of making pull-apart bread in my own kitchen. I've seen all different varieties - sweet …

Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

I feel like I'm living in the midst of a storm at the moment, with excitement, nerves and stress blustering around. I move house and leave Oxford in …

Homemade Vanilla Coffee Syrup

<i>Homemade Vanilla Coffee Syrup: With only a few ingredients, you can make delicious homemade vanilla syrup to flavor your coffee, tea, sodas, and</i> …

Crème Brûlée Filled Strawberries

Happy July, friends! This will be a month of celebrations and birthdays (including my own!) so I've been trying to think up new ideas for party food. …

Hello Flo’s “First Moon Party” Is The Funniest Tampon Commercial You’ll See All Day

Growing up we all want to keep pace with our friends. Kids are constantly measuring how fast they run, how many teeth they’ve lost or Lego pieces they can fit up their nose. Everything is a contest.<p>This new spot for Hello Flo–like Dollar Shave Club for the menstrual cycle–shows what happens when …

Tampons

The Science Of Bisexuality

It's complicated.<p>Bisexual folks have an image problem in America. Could science help?<p>A new feature, published in the <i>New York Times Magazine</i>, follows the efforts of the American Institute of Bisexuality to fund scientific studies on bisexuals. The institute works to combat damaging beliefs about …

Sexuality

Crane Operator Captures Stunning Photos of Shanghai from Above

Amateur photographer Wei Gensheng has taken advantage of multiple opportunities as a crane operator to capture stunning images of Shanghai from over 2,000 feet above the city. Working on the final construction stages of the Shanghai Tower, said to be the tallest building in China and the second …

Photography

Have We Found the Lost Colony of Roanoke Island?

Remote-sensing techniques have unearthed clues to the fate of settlers who mysteriously disappeared.<p>It's a mystery that has intrigued Americans for centuries: What happened to the lost colonists of North Carolina's Roanoke Island? (See "America's Lost Colony.")<p>The settlers, who arrived in 1587, …

How to switch from iPhone to Android – the Eric Schmidt guide

In a rare Google+ post, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt offered his followers a very detailed how-to guide on switching from iPhone to Android.<p>Schmidt said that many of his iPhone friends are moving to Android and reminded buyers that some of the most recent Android handsets out there including the …

Android Phones

Philomena: a rare portrayal of the Catholic Church's failings

As the world's biggest, oldest, most influential and perhaps most colourful institution of any kind, the Catholic church has surely merited more attention than cinema has accorded it. Angels & Demons and Habemus Papam gave a hint of the possibilities, and that somewhat minor branch of pastoral …

Save a Pretty Penny by Prepping Your Lawn for Winter -- Savings Experiment

The best time to work on your lawn is actually in the late fall. Here are some tips on how to prepare the land to survive the cold winter months and …

Homemade Naan

I really love homemade bread, especially this homemade naan. I put together step by step photos and instructions for you guys, so there is really no …

Breakfast

Towering Sculptures of Monsters Made of Straw

Each year in rural parts of Japan, heaps and heaps of straw left behind from harvesting rice are put to artistic use in the creation of giant straw sculptures. The farming communities, most notably those in Kagawa Prefecture and Niigata Prefecture, hold a Straw Art Festival that invites visitors to …

Sculpture

Modern Pin-Up Beauties Flaunt Dresses Made Out of Milk

London-based artist Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz blends modern interpretations of the classic pin-up girl with high-speed liquid photography. Founder of AurumLight Studio, Wieczorkiewicz produced this playful concept, entitled <i>Milky Pin-Ups</i>, in which gorgeous models flaunt chic liquid dresses made out of …

High Fashion

First Evidence Found of a Comet Strike on Earth

Comet exploded 28 million years ago over Egypt, new study suggests.<p><b>Saharan glass and a brooch belonging to King Tut provide the first evidence of a comet directly impacting Earth, a new study claims. The finding may help unlock some of the mysteries surrounding the birth of our solar system.</b><p>About …

Tom Hanks: 25 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About the 'Captain Phillips' Star

A movie is hardly epic, poignant, or heroic if it doesn't star Tom Hanks, an actor we've seen fight in wars, survive on an island, and even journey to space.<p>This week, in Paul Greengrass's "Captain Phillips," Hanks stars as the eponymous character who gets taken hostage by Somali pirates. The …

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

Sweet Potatoes

Simple No Knead Pizza Dough Recipe

Last weekend we went to a local pizza restaurant that supposedly has the “best” deep dish pizza outside of Chicago. I hate deep dish pizza. I like my …

Feta Cheese

S’mores: Homemade Graham Crackers and Marshmallows

I meant to have this post up several days ago. In fact the idea was for this to be a Christmas Eve post, but it didn’t happen. I was a little …

Julienne pickles with ginger & anise – Spice up your sandwich » delicious:days

January 30th, 2012<p>My dear grandpa is a very generous man, whenever he receives a gift from somebody he usually passes it on to me or one of his …

Chocolate-Coconut Bars

These decadent bars are inspired by Hello Dollies, a popular Southern dessert.

Dessert

Nutella Breakfast Cereal

I love playing around in the kitchen. Although I must admit, sometimes things don't turn out exactly how I plan. This cereal, for example, falls in …