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These 11 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

Tina Hay doesn’t think in numbers.<p>In 2002, enrolled in a finance class while pursuing her MBA from Harvard Business School, she realised that her …

Why I Love Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone Even Though I Eat Meat

It's the book our food director pulls off the shelf again and again.<p><i>This cookbook is one of our all-time favorites. In fact, it's on the list of 13 Healthyish Cookbooks That Changed the Way We Eat.</i><p>I purchased my copy of <b>Deborah Madison</b>’s <i>Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone</i> in 1999, which I know for a …

Pound Cake

Make One Pot (Or Sheet Pan!) Dinners When You Don't Want To Fuss With Sides

When I was growing up, my mom made dinner almost every night. And I mean full dinner: protein, salad, vegetable, carbohydrate, and sometimes dessert. I know: I’m incredibly (incredibly!) lucky. Flash forward to today, where I struggle to cobble together a dinner/lunch-tomorrow meal in a …

We're Ready to Move Into This 7-Star Hotel in Bali With the World's Best Swimming Pool

Warning: the following information will make you want to permanently move to Bali, Indonesia.<p>The name of the hotel alone, Hanging Gardens of Bali, makes it sound like a place we want to be right now, but the destination itself more than lives up to your imagination. The breathtaking boutique hotel …

Swimming Pools

Peach Cobbler

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Butter a baking dish.<p>For the fruit: In a bowl, combine the peaches, sugar, flour, lemon juice and salt. Stir and …

Dessert

8 High-Protein One-Pan Dinners

I'll be honest: I'm not someone who revels in the challenge of cooking a complicated meal. And to me, complicated means running around between …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Best (And Worst) Films of 2016

<b>THE WORST:</b><p><b>The 5th Wave</b> <b>(1)</b><p>The first instalment in a film trying to be this year’s <i>Hunger Games</i> was a pale imitation, written as if by someone who’d …

Humans have no penis bone because sex doesn't last long enough, scientists discover

Scientists have discovered why humans do not have a penis bone, unlike chimpanzees, bears and most other mammals.<p>The penis bone, or baculum, first …

Evolution

Nicholas Lezard’s best paperbacks of 2016

Once again, a year has gone by in which I realise I have one of the best jobs in the world. The only pain in it is having to restrict my choice to one book a week. Anyway, here is my selection of this year’s paperbacks that have stayed with me the most, in chronological order of publication.<p>First:</b> …

Books

Red Wine Reduction Steak Sauce Recipe

"Delicious red wine-based sauce that pairs perfectly with filet mignon or New York strip steaks. This can also go well with a roast or prime …

20 Things You've Been Doing Wrong in the Kitchen Your Entire Life

Are you scrambling eggs, making chocolate chip cookies, and measuring pasta the right way? It might not seem obvious, but there are plenty of basic things you could be doing the "wrong" way in the kitchen. There's somewhat of an art to cutting a lime, cooking chicken, mincing garlic, and roasting …

Recipes

Get the Cheeseburger Recipe That Won Rachael Ray's Burger Bash 6 Times

<i>This football season, we’ve partnered with Taste of the NFL and their favorite tailgating experts to share great game-day recipes for an even greater</i> …

5 Crazy-Good Cauliflower Recipes You Need To Try

Cauliflower is all the rage these days. Not only is it versatile, it's a delicious and nutritious substitute for rice, potatoes -- and even steak! From Cauliflower Fried "Rice" to Curried Cauliflower & Apple Soup, here are five fabulous recipes you need to try.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Fried "Rice"</b><p>Cauliflower …

Chicken Liver Recipes

These tasty recipes include bacon-wrapped chicken breasts and mixed grill with chimichurri sauces and roasted peppers.

The best of baking, including Nigella Lawson’s devil’s food cake and Elizabeth David’s madeleines, selected by Observer Food Monthly<p>Madeleines are among the lightest and most beguiling of all French petits fours or small cakes. At one time they were made in a variety of sizes and in decorative …

Baking

For Lemony Snicket’s orphans, fresh muffins are just a dream. For Kate Young and her 10-year-old charge, they are delectably real and easy to make<p>• By Kate Young for The Little Library Café, part of the Guardian Books Network<p><i>Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning</i> …

Dessert

I Got a $600 Brain 'Reboot' and It Changed My World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus, and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health, and help you detox from alcohol and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely—so I thought I'd see for myself.<p>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.<p>It's good to be skeptical …

Chicken Adobo Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Assistant food editor Amelia Rampe explains why Filipino chicken adobo is the greatest recipe of all time and how to make it.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Recipes

Diana's Hummus Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Designer Alex Tatusian reminisces on his mother's short-lived hummus business, and what it taught him about cooking for himself.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Typography

Brisket Recipes That'll Fall Off Your Fork And Into Your Heart

You're going to want to try all of these.<p>Brisket enjoyed at Hanukkah is a thing of tradition ― just like latkes, kugel and jelly donuts. More often than not, the same recipe has been made year after year, if not generation after generation. While we’re all about honoring traditions, we also …

Freaky fast food: From black buns to Batman burgers (pictures)

Dinner and tips included: Make these paleo meals that will cost you under $20

The paleo diet — whose adherents aim to mimic the eating style of our paleolithic ancestors by cutting out processed foods, grains and legumes and focusing instead on fresh vegetables, fruit, grass-fed meats and wild seafood — has been getting hotter and hotter over the past few years. But even …

15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day

Gallery15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day<p>We adore a freshly squeezed glass of OJ—especially in winter, when citrus is at its peak—but sometimes you want something a little more unusual. Ever tried to juice a kumquat? Or a sweet potato? Curious about how to make good-tasting green juice? <b>Here</b> …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Cooking