Serena Rotunno

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Anna Jones’s autumnal recipes for roast squash

As the start of each season rolls in, I am persuaded that it is my favourite. This week, with the arrival of autumn’s first squashes, was no exception. I got the jumpers down from the loft in celebration.<p>For the past few weeks, squashes have been arriving in our veg box every Wednesday. Their …

Butternut

How Releasing Expectations Takes the Pressure Off Relationships

<b>“When you learn to accept instead of expect, you’ll have fewer disappointments.” ~Unknown</b><p>A few months back, I was having drinks with a friend from …

The Most Delicious Way to Eat Tomatoes and Cheese for Dinner

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>Place the pie crust on a lightly floured work …

Tomatoes

Whipped Feta Pesto Dip (and the Best Rosé to Sip with It)

If you're inviting friends over who may be on the fence about feta, make them this dip. It's guaranteed to make a feta believer out of anyone. …

Feta

Spiced squash soup with sage and chilli butter recipe

Squash soup gives that contented, warm-inside, cold-outside feeling which is what autumn cooking is all about.<p>Is anything better on a cold wintry day than squash soup?<p><b>SERVES</b><br>6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>2 tbsp olive oil<br>2 red onions, finely chopped<br>2 sticks of celery, finely chopped<br>2 garlic cloves, finely chopped<br>1 …

Onions

Börek: Turkey’s favourite snack

Helen Graves introduces one of the most common pastries found in the streets of Turkey and how to go about making your own at home.

Great British Bake Off

Leftover Rotisserie Chicken Makes an Amazing Ramen Broth

Using already roasted chicken bones is an easy way to make flavorful “brown” stock, and you can use that stock to make a simple, rich ramen broth …

This Week's Top Downloads

Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from this week.<p>Google’s new …

Top 10 Evil Ways to Use Technology

Like other powerful tools, technology can be used for great good or for great evil. Learn how people use technology for wrongdoing so you can protect …

The Morning Routine That Will Save You 20 Hours a Week

The first 3 hours of your day are your most precious for maximized productivity.<p>The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor it made sense, but not in the knowledge-working world we now live in.<p>Although this may seem obvious …

Cohousing in italia: guida completa

Negli spazi comuni si possono creare spazi utilizzabili come asili per bambini piccoli, piscine, sale per feste e accoglienza degli ospiti, aree per …

15 Practical tips to help you understand your own mind

Understanding our own mind is not an easy, but if you can meditate well, you can. Our mind performs so many tasks that sometimes it can confuse you. …

Meditation

Deliciously Ella's vegetarian paella

I was inspired to make this by a dish I tried in Colombia which was made from brown rice, spices and coconut milk; I loved it so much that I’ve been experimenting with the combination ever since.<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 red peppers, sliced<br>• 200g chestnut mushrooms, chopped<br>• 300g frozen peas<br>• 200g green beans<br>• 2 …

The best microwave mug cake recipes to make in minutes

Many of us have succumbed to the lure of the mid-afternoon microwave cake. There is something satisfyingly indulgent about piling spoonfuls of sugar and flour into a mug, then watching a steaming, sweet-smelling perfectly risen cup come out of the microwave five minutes later.<p>These recipes, from …

Dessert

Ken Hom's Chicken fried rice recipe

The best chicken fried rice I have ever had was from a street food stall in China. Instead of tough, over-cooked chicken, with the fried rice as an afterthought, the dish was cooked fresh from scratch. The cooking time was literally minutes and the result was delicious. I have created a version …

Onions

Crispy Potato Roast

The thinner the potatoes are cut, the crispier they'll become in the oven.

Take Us to Fungi Town: Why Health Fiends Are All Over Medicinal Mushrooms

Can you drink your way to better health? The superfood-loving crowd is betting on the next big thing: "miracle mushroom" powders, elixirs, and lattes.<p>When the Chinese women's track and field team broke an unprecedented four world records at the 1993 World Championships—something no one even …

Alternative Medicine

Mr Bao

An ultra-on-trend bao joint with big portions at little prices.<p>Anyone with a social media account knows what a bao is by now: these fluffy white …

Food & Dining

The Very Specific Way to Make an Excellent Iced Espresso

Our editor in chief has a lot of opinions. Especially about espresso.<p>I drink iced coffee year round. Doesn't matter the temperature outside. Even when the thermometer plunged to 5 degrees in York City a few weeks ago, I walked to Cafe Grumpy, my local joint in Chelsea, and ordered an iced redeye …

Coffee

Japan's food artisans: in pursuit of perfection

There are a dozen factors that make Japanese food so special – ingredient obsession, technical precision, thousands of years of meticulous refinement – but chief among them is one simple concept: specialisation. In the west, where miso-braised short ribs share menus with white truffle pizza and sea …

Japan

Color Theory and How to Use Color to Your Advantage

So you want to learn about color theory, do you? Excellent. But where to begin with such a complex subject matter? Color inherentlyhas a very real …

8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

Memory erasing is just the beginning.<p>As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible advances in their exploration of the inner workings of the mind.<p>Studies published this year shed …

The Brain

8 Food Blog Links We Love

We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.<p>This week: Delicious holiday treats to keep up your cookie craze (and use up all that eggnog you've been stashing).<p><i></i> <i></i><p>A delicious way to use up those …

Eggnog

3 Books That Can Help You Be Better in 2016, and Beyond

<b>The Productivity Project</b>, Chris Bailey<p>For one year, Bailey, a Canadian business school grad, structured his life around a single obsession: improving …

Pomodoro Technique

Turn IKEA Cabinets into a Murphy Bed

A Murphy bed helps you save space: Pull it down when you need it, back up when you want to use the room for another purpose. Murphy beds are …

Snow in the Canyon

20 Delicious Donuts You Need Immediately

Dunkin' Donuts and Krispy Kreme, you've just been replaced.<p>Donuts. Who doesn’t love them? Nobody, that’s who. Whether you like your donuts rich and chocolaty, light and fluffy, or somewhere in between, everybody has a weakness for donuts. Being able to make them at home just means even more …

Dessert

This Infographic Shows You How to Delete Yourself from the Internet

Ready to erase your tracks and disappear online, once and for all? This infographic from Who Is Hosting This reveals the nine steps you need to take …