Harjit Kaur

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How Not to Talk to Your Kids

What do we make of a boy like Thomas?<p>Thomas (his middle name) is a fifth-grader at the highly competitive P.S. 334, the Anderson School on West 84th. …

Life coach: 30 healthy resolutions for the New Year

Our life coaches’ guide to improving your body and mind in 2014<p><i>SARA STANNER WRITES:</i><p><b>1 Keep a food diary</b><p>This gives you a more accurate picture of what you are consuming, so you can target areas for improvement. Include all snacks and drinks as these can massively contribute to your daily calorie …

Top 10 Movies of 2013: From Enough Said to 12 Years a Slave

Before the clock runs out on 2013, PEOPLE’s movie critic counts down her 10 favorite films of the year. Are your picks on the list?<p><b>10. Enough …

The Big Chill-Out: How Meditation Can Help With Everything

Changing the way your genes express themselves, coaxing you to actually understand yourself, and finally letting you really relax: Meditation is well worth getting familiar with.<p><i>Are tweets, statuses, pins, pokes, and pixels dominating your life? This week, as part of our #unplug series, we’re</i> …

Meditation

Celebrate Chocolate Week with our top 20 recipes

<p>To celebrate Chocolate Week, <b>HELLO! Online</b> have gathered their best chocolate recipes — from brownies to biscuits and tarts to macaroons.<p>As well as …

Dessert

Perfect madeleines recipe

A lovely recipe for the traditional French cakes, madeleines, that are perfect for afternoon tea<p>Cover the batter and chill it in the refrigerator for up to 2 hours. This will ensure your madeleines have a nice rounded ‘belly’ once baked.<p>SERVES<p>Makes 50–60<p>INGREDIENTS<p>140g unsalted butter plus extra …

Almost healthy coconut chocolate brownies | The generous portion

My normal brownies are the fudgy, artery-clogging types that we all love but leave you feeling like a bit of a heffer. These are a lighter version …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Summer Veggie Kebabs with Fresh Corn Relish

Easy-to-assemble vegetable kebabs are paired with a lightly sautéed corn relish for a dish that can be served either as an appetizer or as an entrée …

Recipes

Pistachio Phirni (Rice Pudding) Recipe by Manjula

Slow cooked peas with tomatoes and baked egg

Slow cooked peas with tomatoes and egg, a perfect supper if your cupboards are looking a bit bare.<p><i>Serves 2-4</i><p>Olive oil<p>1 onion, finely sliced<p>2 garlic cloves, finely sliced<p>2 x 400g/14oz tinned plum tomatoes, drained and rinsed<p>250g/8½oz peas<p>A bunch of basil, leaves picked<p>2-4 eggs<p>Grilled bread, to …

Recipes

Eggs: the best recipe books

Some 15 years ago one our most prolific TV cooks decided she was going to teach everyone How to Cook. She sensibly started with eggs, but things …