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20 reasons not to move away from NYC even though it feels like everyone else is

You hear it again and again. (Mainly from the <i>New York Post</i>, but still.)<p>NYC has become so expensive, and the weather’s so unappealing, that people are …

Spotlight on Lentils: Get to Know This Cheap Staple

Ever heard the critic that plant-based diets are too expensive and devoid of protein? We certainly haven’t (cue the eye rolls). While we agree that …

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Rachel Roddy’s four bean-based recipes suitable for vegans | A kitchen in Rome

Italians have a way with beans that puts them at the heart of everyday food, often in a form that’s incidentally vegan. Here borlotti reach a roast chestnut-like softness alongside potato, tomato and herbs<p>Friday nights at Pizzeria Remo run like boisterous clockwork. Whether you’ve been going there …

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Celebrity Chefs Reveal the Kitchen Tools They Can't Live Without

The “No-Knead Bread” Chef Now Has the Secret to Sourdough

How do you explain America’s ever increasing obsession with bread, even as the ranks of gluten-free adherents continue to expand?<p>Credit one pioneer …

The Food Lab: Detroit-Style Pizza Is the Best Thing You're Gonna Make This Year

For the past year, I've been up to my neck in crispy cheese crusts. That's not a bad place to be, mind you.<p>When did Detroit pizza become a thing? I mean, I know that rectangular pan pizzas have been served in the Motor City since at least 1946, when, according to Pure Michigan, bar owner Gus Guerra …

Science Says Listening to These 5 Songs Will Make You Remarkably Happy

Music has long been tied to deep emotion in all living beings--including happiness.<p>For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange phenomena that …

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What to Cook This October

October is here, and I’m shaking my head at how fast September came and went. I never even told you about my amazing trip to Vermont, or the 5:30 am …

7 Things Your Husband Isn't Telling You He Needs

What your tight-lipped spouse really needs from you.<p>What makes makes men truly content in their marriages? Below, marriage therapists share seven things husbands say they need from their wives.<p><b>1. Men w</b><b>ant their wives to say "I love you."</b><p>After years of being married, don't assume that your husband …

For Cook’s new baking columnist, the seasons dictate what happens in the kitchen, and taste trumps appearance every time. She ushers in the festivities with two fruit cakes that will serve your household in good stead this Christmas<p>I bake for a living, but baking has lost not even a crumb of its …

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How to Make Biryani Without a Recipe

<i>This rice dish from the Indian subcontinent is amenable to whatever spices and proteins you have on hand.</i><p>Growing up in a Pakistani home where all the women of the family held their biryani techniques close to their hearts, I had a romantic notion that it—a rice dish with spices, vegetables, and/or …

The man who made America: Reason, religion and the brilliant mind of John Locke

<b>John Locke (Wikimedia)</b><p>There will be no lack of odes to colonial America today. Let’s also remember the man whose ideas made it possible<p>George Makari<p>November 26, 2015 1:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Soul Machine: The Invention of the Modern Mind”<p>After his triumphant return to London, John Locke’s theory …