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Make These Steak Kebabs with Garlic Butter for Dinner Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

25 No-Cook Dinner Recipes When Nights Are Hot and You Need Something Light

Maybe it's hot out, maybe you're just feeling lazy; whatever the reason, sometimes you just want to skip using the oven or stove for dinner. You might need something a little lighter, more refreshing, and healthier, of course. For those times, look to these recipes to help you out. Not a single one …

Healthy Eating

Trump’s $200-billion tariff barrage pushes China trade war to the point of no return

U.S. President Donald Trump is pushing his trade conflict with China toward a point where neither side can back down.<p>By Aug. 30, as the U.S. nears …

B.C. neighbourhood banned kids from playing outside — and it’s totally legal

A B.C. neighbourhood’s decision to ban kids from playing street hockey, writing on the sidewalk with chalk and other outdoor activities has stirred …

Lobster Newberg Recipe

"This really is a great, and simple recipe. The sauce is pretty rich, so you want something just thick enough to coat the meat, but not so thick that …

30 Very Excellent Ways to Eat Sweet Corn This Summer

Summer brings with it so many fruits and vegetables that are hard to get enough of, but of all of them, I think it's safe to say corn is always the …

Costco Might Be the Best Place to Buy Wagyu Beef

Bulk-buying superstore Costco has made a name for itself by flipping the quality over quantity mantra on its head. It’s the kind of place where you …

You haven't eaten fried rice till you've tried this!

The Fried Rice Recipe You've Always Needed<p>Cheap. Easy. Tasty. Diverse. It's perfection!<p>June 12, 2018<p>Oh fried rice.... the one dish that is perfect as …

8 Teeth Whitening Products That Actually Work, According to Dentists

From teeth whitening kits to teeth whitening strips, toothpastes, and everything in between, these are the best teeth whitening products you can use in the comfort of your own home.<p>These days, there are so many teeth whitening products on the market that the very idea of brightening your smile can …

Dentistry

The 35 Hygiene & Grooming Products On Amazon That Deliver Instant Results

When it comes to beauty products, no one likes waiting around for results. If I go and trace my eyelid in eyeliner I know for a fact that right then, …

29 Genius Uses for Lemon That You Never Even Thought Of

Use lemons properly and they can help simplify so many different areas of your life. And in case you’re doubting this mighty fruit’s strength, it has …

Cleaning

The 9 Best Vitamin C Serums, According To Dermatologists

Shine on, sister.<p>Vitamin C (also known as ascorbic acid) is the Beyoncé of skin care—it can do a lot of things flawlessly. It's an antioxidant. It helps reduce and prevent fine lines and wrinkles. It boosts collagen production. It repairs sun damage. (And who knows, maybe it's working on a …

The Best Cast-Iron Skillets You Can Buy in 2018

This definitive guide to the best cast-iron skillets of 2018 explores everything you need to know before buying your next favorite piece of cookware, …

Vancouver millennials need rentals. Seniors have rooms. There may be a solution here

Vancouver — it’s a city where hordes of young people are looking for places to rent, and where the vacancy rate isn’t far from zero.<p>The West Coast …

Pull Quote

Book Talk<p>The author—who lives under police protection—talks about drug barons, money laundering, and grisly murders.<p>The annual trade in illegal drugs is worth $352 billion. At the heart of it is cocaine. In <i>ZeroZeroZero</i> (the title alludes to the finest grade of the drug) best-selling author Roberto …

Mexico

This Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Chili Is Perfect for Fall

Whether you're hosting a Sunday football viewing party or you've been tasked with bringing something to a potluck, this slow cooker Buffalo chicken …

Cooking

Nine Great Lentil Soups to Choose From Recipe

I've written so many lentil soup recipes for this site (and for my books), that I remember telling myself to take a break for a while. So, while I …

Old-Fashioned Beef Stew with Mushrooms

Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Season the beef with 2 teaspoons salt and 1 teaspoon pepper. Add to the pot in batches …

The Easiest Tangy Cucumber Salad

When you crave a light side dish that won't weigh down the rest of your dinner but still has enough punch to stand out on its own, make this salad. …

Recipes

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Pickling other than carrots

I’ve been making batches of spicy, pickled Mexican carrots for years, to use in salads or just eat as snacks. It hadn’t occurred to me that I could …

Learn How To Make Chicken Wings 7 Different Ways

One for every day of the week!<p><i>INGREDIENTS</i><p>* 2 pounds chicken wings<p>* 1 teaspoon salt<p>* 1 teaspoon black pepper<p>* 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning<p>* 1 teaspoon ground cumin<p>* ⅓ cup grated parmesan cheese<p>* 4 garlic cloves, finely minced<p>* ¼ cup tablespoons olive oil<p>* ¼ cup parsley, chopped<p><i>PREPARATION</i><p>1. …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

11 Make-Ahead Breakfast Casseroles for a No-Stress Brunch

Hosting brunch is an idea that seems nice and fun but often ends up being more work than it's worth. If you're lucky, your guests will bring dishes …

16 One-Pot Chicken Recipes for Easy, Breezy Weeknight Dinners

When you're trying to eat well during the week, it's always important to think about minimizing the amount of cleanup you'll have to do after making dinner: The last thing you want to have to do is wash half the dishes in your kitchen after working a full day (<i>and</i> cooking dinner). One-pot meals, …

13 Chilaquiles Recipes to Make This Cinco de Mayo

If your idea of Cinco de Mayo food is your Taco Tuesdays standbys and a beergarita, it’s time to up your hostess game. Queso dips and quesadillas — as tasty as they are! — are a tad predictable. Instead, inject the spice of life into your fiesta this year with fare your buds won’t find at their …

Does mindfulness really work? Here’s what the experts say, and how to practise it yourself

Mindfulness is recommended by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) for many conditions including various mental illnesses, …

Big New Study Challenges A Genetic Link to Stress, Depression

A new meta-analysis involving dozens of international researchers suggests that an influential 2003 study on the interaction of genes, environment, …

What's the Difference Between Mental Strength and Emotional Intelligence?

Developing both could be the key to your personal and professional success.<p>Almost every week, I get a question from someone asking me about the difference between emotional intelligence and mental strength. It's a great question because there are many misconceptions about what it means to be …