Mary Davis-Burke

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25 Healthy Foods to Eat at Night

Does this sound familiar? It's 9 p.m., dinner is a distant memory, and your stomach starts to grumble. You begrudgingly make your way to bed and go to sleep hungry because you've heard over and over that eating after dinner is a no-no.<p>Contrary to this outdated advice, certain foods can actually …

Nutrition

In a Tiny Paris Flat, an Inspired and Inexpensive Storage Solution

If you asked me to pick the most ingenious, versatile, transformative storage tool of all time, I’d say the Shaker peg rail, hands down. This may be …

Design

Sweet Dreams: The Best Plants for Bedrooms Will Help You Sleep Better

Plants are the secret to great décor—just look at interior magazines for proof. Not only do they add sculptural interest in a space and make it feel …

Plants

Cannabis Roots: Humanity’s Ancient Plant Ally

CANNABIS CULTURE - When most people think of the history of cannabis, they generally flash to the “grass” the hippies of the 1960s smoked, or the …

Anthropology

Explore the Little Guy Mini Max

Interior<p><b>Light Maple</b> or <b>Dark Walnut</b> wood species available.<p>Upgrades & Options<p><i>Ask your dealer to include any of the options below when placing your</i> …

25 Cookies Recipes You Won't Believe Are Vegan

Typically, cookies are not considered a vegan-diet staple. Most recipes contain eggs or some animal byproduct that would violate the diet. That may be the case for most desserts or sweat treats, but these 25 cookie recipes are vegan-diet approved and can even fool nonvegans just by how tasty they …

Dessert

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

Books

Tasty Baileys Dream Pie Dessert

This is a 15-minute creamy, yummy dessert that you will love it! No-bake plus chocolatey – what can be better, right? Baileys Dream pie is all you …

These Healthy Sweet Potato Brownies Are Magical

You can thank Ella Mills for the recipe.<p>Here’s a common baking conundrum: You want to bake brownies, but you dread the temptation of eating the entire batch. Oh, and one other thing: You don’t want to share.<p>We’ve found a healthy compromise.<p>In case you didn’t know, Ella Mills is the queen of healthy …

Dessert

The 100 greatest novels of all time

<b>Our critics choose the best novels ever written, from Tolkien to Proust</b><p>100 <b>The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkein (1954-55)</b><p>Hairy-toed hobbit Frodo leaves home to defend the world from dark forces by destroying a cursed ring, in Tolkein's epic trilogy. WH Auden thought this tale of fantastic creatures …

21 Ways to Use Cottage Cheese You Probably Haven’t Thought Of

<i>This article is sponsored by Daisy Cottage Cheese.</i><p>Sure, cottage cheese doesn't usually make an appearance on cheese boards or get featured in wine …

Healthy Eating

Read These 5 Books On Writing In Lieu of Spending $40,000 On An MFA

Getting an MFA is admirable and useful, but it's also incredibly time-consuming and costly. There are other ways to get a similar education to start …

Writing

25 Vegetarian Dinners to Make in Your Cast Iron Skillet

The beauty of a cast iron pan is its universality — which means if your kitchen is a hub for delicious vegetarian dishes, then this most-beloved pan …

Cooking

Lia Purpura Reads Carl Phillips

Lia Purpura joins Paul Muldoon to read and discuss Carl Phillips’s poem “White Dog” and her own poem “First Leaf.”

Poetry

Our Most Popular Recipes in 2017

Here's The Trick To Making Brussels Sprouts Taste Amazing

One secret ingredient changes everything.<p>I even asked him if he could taste any ingredient he didn't like and he had absolutely no idea what I was talking about.<p>Servings: 4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 pound small to medium Brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved<p>4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>4 teaspoons …

Brussels Sprouts

A Cake You Can Take With You Anywhere

Over the years, and almost without meaning to, I have become an obsessive collector — not of objects but of recipes. I have accumulated boxes’ and files’ worth. I search for them casually in print and online, and relentlessly, determinedly and often shamelessly when I’m out, whether close to home …

Dessert

19 Ways to Cook With Canned Pumpkin

Canned pumpkin purée is a simple ingredient with serious untapped potential. I know that now, but I really wasn't a big fan of the stuff until …

Finally Fall! 12 Cozy Baking Recipes To Welcome The Season

Pumpkins, apples, warm spices — fall sweets are the best! From spiced pumpkin bread to perfect apple pie, these autumn baking recipes will have you racing to the kitchen.<p>1. Pumpkin Bread<p>My grandmother clipped this recipe from a magazine over 50 years ago, and it’s still as wonderful today as it was …

Tomato-Cheddar Cornbread Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375ºF. Butter an 11-by-7-inch glass baking dish.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk cornmeal, flour, baking powder, baking soda, 1¼ …

Tomatoes

Polish Cream Cheese Coffee Cake Recipe

"Delicious and warm. Wake up and smell the coffee cake. I love this recipe, although it is a bit time-consuming."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup white sugar<p>1/2 cup …

Homemade Fig Newtons

Makes about 25<p>If you’re going to make your own Fig Newtons, you might as well make the jam, too. So there’s a recipe within the recipe for that here. If you’d rather use a store-bought jam, choose one that’s very thick or cook it down; otherwise, it will seep out the cut sides.<p>September …

Dessert

10 Vegetarian Meals to Make in the Slow Cooker Right Now

Need some inspiration for working an extra meatless dinner into your meal plan? Look no further than your slow cooker. When the slow cooker's …

Cooking

Carl Jung: Tarot Cards Provide Doorways to the Unconscious, and Maybe a Way to Predict the Future

It is generally accepted that the standard deck of playing cards we use for everything from three-card monte to high-stakes Vegas poker evolved from …

20 Ways to Put That Bottle of Apple Cider Vinegar to Work

Yes, you've had apple cider vinegar (or ACV, if you prefer) in your cabinet for years, but it's currently having a moment. Whether you're drinking it …

Food Preservation

Chewy Ginger Cookies

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:1 hrPrep:45 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:about 30 cookies<p>Level:Easy<p>Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown<p>Recipe courtesy of Alton …

Oatmeal Batter No Knead Bread Recipe

Have you ever wanted to bake some bread, but didn't feel like going through the process of kneading it? You don't have to knead batter bread, thank …

Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor

Got a TV Licence?<p>You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Load Up Your Thermos All Week Long With These 14 Instant Pot Soups

Whether you’re a teacher or just sending the kids back to school, this time of year is one for fresh starts — and meals. That includes prepping your own lunch while you’re packing the kids’. Since you spent the summer eating mason jar salads, it’s time to warm things up with comforting soups. Of …