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Everything you need to know about watching the NFL on Twitter

Twitter has always been one of the go-to second screen services for any NFL fan. Starting this season, it also becomes the first screen. Twitter is …

The More You Energize Your Coworkers, the Better Everyone Performs

How much energy do you have at work? Do you feel invigorated and engaged or down and disengaged? Either way, the reason might be your coworkers: They are infecting you with their energy, positive or negative.<p>We “catch” energy through our interactions with people – something called “relational …

How to make a to-do list that actually helps you get everything done

A lot of people start their workday by making a to-do list. Depending on how realistic you are, there are probably anywhere from three to 15 items on your list. If it’s three, you probably end your workday feeling accomplished and energized. If you try to complete 15, you probably wrap up your day …

Time Management

Here’s to Joy: 7 of the Best Books on Happiness

For many of us, happiness is a goal we’re only partially successful at attaining. Our lives are complex, with a host of desires that don’t always line up: personal satisfaction doesn’t always coincide with professional success, for one thing. The day that you’re set to have a life-changing meeting …

Secrets of the soda bread masters

The most surprising one: the importance of letting the fairies out of the bread before baking to ensure good luck.<p>For decades, I assumed the cross my Irish grandmother cut into the top of her round loaves of soda bread in her upstate New York farmhouse was a traditional blessing. It was a natural …

20 best autumn recipes: part 3

Great seasonal dishes selected by Observer Food Monthly from the best cooks, including Nigella Lawson and Claudia Roden<p>The final part of this series launches tomorrow<p>Serves 8<br>For the marinade<b><br>dry white wine</b> 1 bottle<b><br>olive oil</b> 2 tbsp<b><br>bay leaves</b> 2<b><br>carrots</b> 2<b><br>onion</b> 1 large<b><br>celery</b> 2 sticks<b><br>garlic</b> 2 cloves, …

It's Time You Learned The Difference Between Hash Browns And Home Fries

Get your morning potatoes straight, people.<p>Breakfast potatoes might feel like an afterthought on your plate, but they are in fact a very important dish. They are the unsung warriors of your hearty morning meal. Simple, crisp and tender, they’re accepting of every other element on the plate. Sopping …

Breakfast

Potato, garlic and rocket soup with chilli oil

Much more than the sum of its parts. I’ve suggested using fresh chillis because I love the splash of scarlet they bring, but this would really be made with dried chilli flakes or crumbled dried chillis, so do that if you prefer.<p>SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 1 large onion, roughly …

Recipes

These Recipes Prove Chickpeas Aren't Just For Hummus

DO MORE. (Chickpea pepperoni, for example.)<p>Chickpeas, also known as garbanzo beans, are one of the most perfect foods. Hearty yet light, they’re satisfying all on their own but also pair well with a range of dishes.<p>With a flavor profile between neutral and nutty, chickpeas are a great backdrop for …

Oranges: preserved, roasted and baked - the best citrus recipes

Orange trees are, to those of us from northern climes, a kind of dream. Small wonder that the rich put up buildings in which to house them. Imagine standing, like Louis XIV, outside your orangerie, musing on whether it’s warm enough to wheel your orange trees outside.<p>Orangeries were built to …

Italian Feast | Big Night In

Deliciously Ella's pea and cauliflower bowl

Pea and cauliflower bowl This feels so nourishing and comforting but it’s nice and light at the same time. It also contains four portions of veggies, which is awesome, especially if you feel you’ve been lacking goodness in your other meals.<p>SERVES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p>⅓ head of cauliflower<br>• ⅓ tsp ground …

Rough puff pastry recipe

There is nothing wrong with buying puff pastry (most supermarkets sell fresh Jus-Rol All Butter Puff Pastry, but my favourite is from the Dorset Pastry Company, available from Waitrose). I made it once, when I did a short cookery course after leaving school. It was a disaster. My pastry rose, but …

How to Make the Freshest Quinoa Salad | Bon Appetit

These 15 Recipes Are Not Fast or Easy, But They’re Worth It

“I spent forever on this recipe. It was so hard. I loved it!”<p>…said no one ever.<p>That's because we praise speed, efficiency, and ease, but guess what: As a scout leader has certainly said somewhere, taking on challenges grows hair on your chin. You don’t get a badge in Boy Scouts if you don’t <i>do</i> …

Bitter chocolate tart recipe

A deliciously rich dark-chocolate, coffee and caramel tart, in a home-made pastry case<p>The inspiration for this comes from the American food writer David Lebovitz. Make sure you take the caramel far enough – it has to be bittersweet (but not burnt, of course).<p>SERVES<p>10 (possibly more – it's best in …

Why I Won’t Pick the Season's Best Cookbooks

Dear cookbook author,<p>I wanted to let you know that your book won't be on Food52’s “best cookbooks of 2016” list. Because there won’t be one. There <i>can’t</i> be one.<p>Edelweiss, the catalog publishers and booksellers use, lists 700 books in the cooking category launching between September and December …