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30 Health Choices All Women Should Make By Age 30

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Women's Health

Columbia University students create software allowing native iOS apps to run on Android devices

For some time now, iOS users have cited the quality and quantity of third-party software available for the platform as an important factor in their choice of mobile devices. Over the years Android has amassed its own collection of apps and users have continued butting heads over which system had …

Motorola's smartphones can now alert your close contacts in an emergency

You'll usually want to call emergency services if you're in truly dire straits, but the odds are that your friends and family also want to know if you need help. How do you reach them quickly? If you pick up the Moto E or Moto G LTE, you'll have Motorola Alert at your disposal. The new app lets you …

Here's What It's Like to Go for a Ride in Google's Robot Car

Maybe I was kidding myself, but from my vantage point in the back seat, I didn't feel unsafe in the least.<p>The Google self-driving car has come a long way. On a demo excursion through Google’s Mountain View campus and surrounding neighborhoods today, the white Lexus self-driving test vehicle I rode …

10 Breathtaking Gardens

From endless acreage to a tiny terrace, these meticulously manicured retreats (sourced from some of our favorite tastemakers on Instagram) left us in awe.<p><b>Idea #1:</b> With a little ingenuity and some sharp clippers, basic bushes can become modern masterpieces.<p><b>Idea #2:</b> Attempt to conceal the concrete …

Landscaping

Watch the Trailer for ABC's Fresh Off the Boat Pilot

As reported yesterday, ABC officially picked up the comedy series based off chef <b>Eddie Huang</b>'s memoir <b>Fresh Off the Boat</b>, and at the network's upfront presentation today, it revealed the first trailer.<p>Huang narrates the set-up: His young self (played by <b>Hudson Yang</b>) is dragged to suburban Orlando in …

Worth Every Calorie: Award-Winning B&B Breakfasts

<i>image: BedandBreakfast.com</i><p>Get a hot cup of coffee and drool along with us at these Sweet 16 amazing breakfasts. Bed & Breakfast owners and chefs share the recipes that earned them a place as finalists in the annual contest that celebrates the second "B" in B&B.<p>These recipes feature everything from …

It's Taco Tuesday! Make These Pan-Fried Tilapia Tacos

<i>Tuesdays: not as good as Thursdays, when you can drink and no one judges, but definitely better than Mondays. Tacos are a fine way to celebrate this</i> …

Homemade Cheez-Its Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Appetizers & Snacks > Snack Recipes > Crackers > Homemade Cheez-Its<p>May 13, 2014 // 138 <i>Comments »</i><p>Like most processed, …

RumorMongering

Is queen of domesticity/bad food pornographer <b>Martha Stewart</b> opening her own <b>coffee shop</b>? Eater NY reports that during a lecture at Columbia University, Stewart mentioned she's working on opening a coffee shop, and that "it'll be <b>coming soon</b>" to an as-yet-unspecified location. [Eater NY]

Spring Salad Dressed with Avocado Aïoli

773<p>SHARES<p>A lemony, garlicky aïoli sauce gets its creamy texture from blended 
avocado. Fresh tarragon lightly seasons the sauce, which also can be …

Lobster Gone Wild... on Santorini! (VIDEO)

Last May, I had a killer pasta-with-lobster dish on my favorite island, Santorini. Today's offering gives you the spiny view... plus most of the rest of the meal as well!<p>Follow David Rosengarten on Twitter: www.twitter.com/d_rosengarten

Crisp, Flaky, Pepperoni Pizza Puff Pastry Waffles (Are Awesome)

There are times when the fates seem to be working their hardest to bring you down, and it's often at these moments that some of the most gloriously delicious inspiration strikes. Last week, things were not going well for Daniel and me at Serious Eats World Headquarters. After a weekend of …

How to Make Perfectly Flaky Biscuits

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: It's brunch season, which means only one thing -- it's time to perfect your</i> …

Four Knife Cuts Every Cook Should Know

Once you have a few good knives in your kitchen, you need to know the right way to use them. The folks at Serious Eats put together a basic guide to …

Latest News, Videos & Guest Interviews from the Today Show on NBC

Ten people killed in Santa Fe, Texas, high school shooting; suspect in custody<p>The shooting at Santa Fe High School was reported around 8 a.m. CT and …

3 Breakfast Taco Recipes You'll Definitely Want to Make

Our test kitchen created three breakfast taco recipes. From chorizo and sweet potato to poblanos and queso fresco, here's how they're making our mornings better—and tastier.<p>Listen, we love tacos. We love them for lunch, we love them for dinner, and we especially love them for late-night snacks. We …

Cooking

Cold Hummus Is A Crime No One Should Commit

Hummus is basically the best food on the planet. We are endlessly thanking the mighty chickpea for giving us this awesome spread. We find any excuse we can to eat it by the bucketload -- on pita bread, with carrots sticks ... we may have once used our bare fingers when we ran out of everything …

Chocolate Doughnut Cake

Things to be happy about:<p>1. <b>I am so happy because:</b> tomorrow I’m getting on a plane and flying to Rome. I’ve never been outside of the country (except …

Black Bean Hummus with Baked Cumin-Lime Chips

Not long ago I shared some of my experience with fitness and weight-loss. One of the reasons I finally bit the bullet and published that post after …

What Moms Want on Mother's Day

Don't make the kids cook. Don't take Mom out to brunch. Just leave her alone, let her sleep till noon, and don't forget the thermos full of coffee<p>Here's the deal with Mother's Day: For a new mom, the first Mother's Day is kind of special. If that's your situation, I hope someone hides a thoughtful …

Basmati Rice Salad with Peas, Mint, and Lemon Recipe

Nothing says <i>spring</i> like peas and mint. My friend Kathi came over the other day and shared with me one of her favorite picnic salad recipes showcasing …

A Menu for the 1990s—Which Just Won't Go Out of Style

As we remember Friends, Hey Dude, and the other milestones of the 1990s, a dinner party menu that lets us drizzle some balsamic, as well.<p>Something strange is going on. I look at the calendar and swear it says 2014. And yet. The hearts and minds of the people—at least based on the news—would have it …

Sun-Dried Tomato

Salted Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Chip Cookies

5<p>5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Salted Peanut Cup Chocolate Chip Cookies<p><b>Yield:</b> 30 to 32 cookies<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>24 hours<p>A peanut …

Early to Rise

SEA RANCH, CALIFORNIA 06:45AM<p>By the time the sun comes up on the Sonoma coast, my partner, Hilla, and I have been at the bakery for three hours. When …

Afternoon Tea

Cold-Brew Iced Tea

8 Servings<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>10 black tea bags<p>8 cups cold water<p>lemon slices<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine 10 black tea bags and 8 cups cold water in a large pitcher. Cover; chill at least 4 hours. Discard tea bags. Serve over ice with lemon slices.<p>Nutritional Content<p>Hide Nutritional Content8 …