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How to create a dragonfly garden

A freshwater source and appropriate plants are key to attracting these colorful insects.<p>If you want to attract dragonflies to your garden, there are …

17 Healthy Ways to Cook With Potatoes

Thanks to things like French fries and chips, potatoes have gotten a saturated, sodium-filled, not-so-healthy reputation. But the truth is, taters …

16 Homemade Ice Cream Recipes, Because You Deserve Better Than the Freezer Aisle

No more freezer burn!<p>It’s not surprising that we here at MUNCHIES are fans of ice cream. We’re not afraid to embrace the most obnoxiously bougie brands out there, and we’ve even got a show dedicated to it, if you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months. And now that the warm weather is …

Here's How CoolSculpting and Other Body Contouring Methods Actually Work

One day on my ritual morning run at the gym, I stared blankly at the long line of television sets attempting to distract us 6 A.M. treadmill runners …

7 New Foundations Everyone Is Freaking Out Over

There's never been a better time to be in the market for a new foundation. If the one you're currently using is just "meh," one scroll through your …

Try This at Home: How to Make Ice Cream

You don't need an ice cream machine to indulge in this classic summer treat: Sunny Anderson shows Food Network Magazine how to make homemade ice …

The Most Disturbing Movies of All Time55. The Skin I Live In (2011)

<b>Director:</b> Pedro Almodóvar<p>Antonio Banderas plays the disturbed Dr. Ledgard plastic surgeon at the center of this psychological body horror movie, with …

Recipe: Easy Blender Lemon Curd — Recipes from The Kitchn

Ridiculously creamy, light-bodied lemon curd that comes from a high-speed blender seems too good to be true, right? Since this custard-like curd is …

How to Make Boring Photos Look Awesome in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Let’s face it, most of the time, photos can look pretty bland when you see them straight out of the camera. And it’s no secret that even the best …

40 Easy Cucumber Salads

Crunch on this! Our cool cucumber salad recipes will hit the sweet spot at your next potluck.<p>Sweet-Tart Cucumber Salad<p>A dear friend showed me how to …

Healthy Eating

12 ways to get rid of slugs naturally

<b>Get rid of slugs (and snails) without the use of pesticides that harm beneficial creatures and pollute our waterways.</b><p>I’ve always loved slugs and …

30 Summer Salads You Need to Try

Between stopping for salty street food, noshing on fried carnival fare, and one-too-many ice cream truck rendezvous, sometimes all you need is a …

Marks don’t matter: Canadian students missing out on millions in unclaimed scholarships

Website <i>ScholarshipsCanada</i> has one goal, to match scholarships and bursaries with students who are enrolled in or heading to post secondary. It …

10 Chickpea Dessert Recipes That Don't Taste Healthy

10 Chickpea Dessert Recipes That (Thankfully) Don't Taste Healthy<p>Don't worry, you won't taste the healthy ingredients.<p>May 01, 2018<p>A good source of …

Millions of scholarship dollars go unclaimed each year in Canada

You don't have to be a genius or a sports superstar to qualify for a university scholarship.<p>That's the message from financial expert Lesley-Anne …

College & University

Molasses Sugar Cookies II Recipe

"These taste like a ginger cookie. They can be either crispy or chewy, depending on when they are taken out of the oven. Balls of dough are formed, …

Spiced Shrimp with Avocado Oil Recipe

Step 2<p>Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add 1 teaspoon oil and half of shrimp; sauté 4 minutes or until done. Remove from pan. …

The 36 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, …

The 3 Best Callus Remover Gels

Calluses aren't inherently bad — if for instance, you're a guitarist, callused fingers can make playing guitar more comfortable. Calluses are just …

Sheet Pan Pancake Recipes That Will Feed a Crowd

1<p>Buttermilk<p>Serve everyone at the table a warm stack of pancakes all at once. We’ve made the breakfast favorite hassle-free by baking the batter in a …

Breakfast

13 Recipes Cilantro-Lovers Need to Try

This pungent herb amps up the flavor in our Taco Truck Lettuce Wraps, but don't let the rest go to waste. The leaves and stems also can add fresh …

Carrot Coffee Cake

This one goes out to everyone who doesn't like cream cheese frosting (guilty) and prefers cake at breakfast instead of dessert, no matter how much …

Felicity Cloake’s masterclass: a mayonnaise recipe

With a few exceptions, commercial mayonnaise is to homemade as processed cheese is to mature cheddar – convenient, but hard to get excited about. Proper mayo, gently wobbly and yolk-yellow, is a quite different beast: too good to hide away in a sandwich, it deserves to be the star of the show, …

Recipes

Raspberry Mango Sorbet Recipe

Having high blood pressure doesn’t mean that you have to give up dessert! While many ready-made sweet treats are full of added sugar and sodium, …

Hands and pans: the boiled-down recipe videos cooking up a storm

It is past midnight and I sit enraptured by the drama of melted cheese. A moment ago, two hands had pressed a mix of broccoli and cheddar into a loaf tin lined with flattened raw chicken and sliced ham. At 1min 24sec, the tin is taken out of an oven that I never see. At 1min 48sec, as the hands use …

Ice Cream

20 Paleo Chicken Recipes to Break You Out of Your Dinner Rut

When you’re eating Paleo, it can be easy to slide into a rut. Skinless, boneless chicken breast with broccoli is quick and easy, but <i>ugh</i>, it’s so …

Cooking

Why Relaxin’ With The Miles Davis Quintet Retains Such Prestige

“I’ll play it and tell you what it is later.” Delivered in his characteristic husky rasp, these were the words of 30-year-old <b>Miles Davis</b>, talking to …

Universal Music

Ten Ways to Use Leftover Pickle Juice

When the cukes, okra, or jalapeños are gone, the culinary creativity is just getting started<p>Big <i>dill</i> news from the fast-food world: Sonic Drive-In will debut a pickle slushie in June. Regardless of whether you’re gleeful or gagging in anticipation, it does beg the question: What else can Southerners …

Your Body is a Teeming Battleground

It’s time to rethink the quest to control aging, death, and disease—and the fear of mortality that fuels it.<p>I went to medical school, at least in part, to get to know death and perhaps to make my peace with it. So did many of my doctor friends, as I would find out. One day—usually when you’re …

Immune System

11 Date Night Salmon Dinners for Two - Chowhound

So, you’ve just volunteered to cook dinner for you and your significant other—perhaps for the first time—and now you’re officially freaking out. You …

Cooking