Gemma Mc Nickle

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These 5-Ingredient Peanut Butter Granola Bars Will Be Your New Favorite Snack

<i>As a contributor to the</i> Today <i>show, food blogger, and mother to three children under the age of 10, Siri Daly is often short on time and energy—which</i> …

Breakfast

Chocolate flapjacks

Lovely for a lunchbox treat, these flapjacks have plenty of slow-burning carbs to keep you going through the afternoon<p>Ingredients<p>50g butter<br>• 50g clear …

Red lentil & sweet potato pâté

Rosie Clewlow's vegetarian dip is a healthy alternative to houmous and great with crudités in a lunchbox<p>Ingredients<p>1 tbsp olive oil, plus extra for …

Welsh rarebit muffins

Get the kids to help make these yummy muffins, perfect for lunchboxes<p>Ingredients<p>225g self-raising flour<br>• 50g plain flour<br>• 1 tsp baking powder<br>• ½ level tsp …

Slow Cooker Satay Chicken

I am a huge fan of the slow cooker, dumping all the ingredients in and letting the appliance do the work is literally the dream. Especially when you …

FoodRecipes

Quick flatbreads<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Makes 4-6 flatbreads<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>Flatbreads are cooked all over the world from Mexican tortillas to Indian chapatis. They are great served soft, filled with slaw or falafels, or baked until crisp and served with …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Potato Hash

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>In my line of work, you end up with lots of leftovers, and lots of leftovers means that I make a lot of hash. I mean, a <i>lot</i> of it. What better way is there to recycle that little hunk of bacon, that half onion, and …

Easy Roasted-Garlic Focaccia That's Too Good to Share

Anyone who understands evolution knows that it doesn't <i>necessarily</i> lead from simpler to more complex life-forms. Rather, it leads to life-forms better suited to their environments. The evolution of recipes is similar: It's not that every new recipe is <i>better</i> than its immediate predecessor; it's just …

Cinnamon Swirl Scones

I have never had much luck with scones in the past, flat, heavy and possibly could be classed as a deadly weapon was the best I could manage. So , …

18 Weeknight Curries To Make In The Slow Cooker

Curry up and get dinner sorted.

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How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

30 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Made Totally From Scratch

All of them deliciously easy, too.<p>The slow cooker has saved so many of our lives. We’re eternally grateful to know that dinner is waiting for us, ready to eat, when we get home from work thanks to this magical appliance. But often times making a slow cooker meal feels a lot more like a science …

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7 Things You Do Every Day That Are Destroying Your Life’s Potential

Throughout my young life, one of the most important things I have noticed is that the smallest decisions we make each day tend to have some of the …

How to Know if You're Truly Resilient

If there’s a word people in the top ranks of human capital are buzzing about these days, it’s resilience. I get asked all the time what it means — …

How Dreaming Can Lead to Amazing Creative Breakthroughs

Dr. Kelly Neff, The Lucid Planet<p>Sometimes people spontaneously generate creative solutions to difficult problems through non-traditional methods, …

16 recipe ideas for leftover peanut butter

Some of you might be aware that I was brought up in Kuala Lumpur. I went to a school for the children of ex-pats; mainly British and Australian, with a smattering of Canadian and American children too. While united by the fact that we spoke a common language, what most certainly divided us was our …

Recipe: Iced Green Tea with Mint & Ginger

In a medium-sized pot, combine the water and ginger slices. Bring to a boil. Once the water boils, remove from heat and add the tea bags and mint …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …