Melissa Phillips

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You’ve got a lot of reading to do: Amazon releases Best Books of 2017 across multiple categories

It’s almost the end of the year, and if you still haven’t finished that pile of best beach books from the summer, you might want to transition to the …

Books

The Best Places To Eat On The Lower East Side

The Lower East Side may be best known to you as the home of rowdy, rollicking nightlife, but that adventure extends to the food scene as well. …

Honey, rosemary and yogurt polenta cake - delicious. magazine

• 100ml light olive oil<br>• 200g runny honey<br>• 3 medium free-range eggs<br>• 2 tbsp orange juice<br>• 100g greek yogurt<br>• 100g self-raising flour<br>• 130g polenta

Yogurt

Our Most Instagrammable Desserts Are Here to Steal Everyone's Likes

If you baked a cake and you didn't Instagram it, did it really happen? These days, loving food has become synonymous with sharing it with friends and …

Dessert

What are the best podcasts right now? Here’s our 2017 guide.

Recode’s Kara Swisher, The Verge’s Lauren Goode and 60db’s Liz Gannes share their picks — and then our listeners weigh in.<p>On the latest episode of <b>Too Embarrassed to Ask</b>, Kara Swisher and Lauren Goode reprised one of our most popular episodes from last year, a guide to the best podcasts you should …

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High pollution is reducing house prices by 15pc as buyers reject 'unhealthy' homes

Property listings will include traffic light-style pollution warnings in the near future, experts have predicted as they said poor air quality can knock up to 15 per cent off house prices.<p>Pollution has become a top concern among potential buyers, who are snubbing “unhealthy homes” and have started …

Housing

"True Blue Blueberry Pie" (raw, vegan, gluten-free)

~ raw, vegan, gluten-free ~<p>The secret to this pie lays within the blueberry… it is called pectin. And though they are high in pectin they need a …

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 …

If You Make This Homemade Sourdough Bread, You'll Never Want Store-Bought Again

Homemade bread is everything.<p>Starter:<p>2 cups warm water<p>1¼ teaspoon (1 packet) dry yeast<p>3½ cups flour<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>Bread:<p>4 cups flour<p>2 teaspoon salt<p>1¼ cup water<p>1 cup starter, stir before using<p>1. In a glass bowl, add water and yeast. Mix the yeast into the water and let it sit for a couple minutes.<p>…

23 Better-For-You Desserts That Are Sneakily Made With Vegetables

Bye kale salad. Hello avocado ice cream.

Four Great Low Country Recipes

Been looking through old cookbooks – I have thousands – and happened upon a few I really love. Like this lovely little book of recipes from one of my …

Best Cookie Recipes

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies<p>Giada gives these chocolate chippers sweet, textural crunch with her additions of old-fashioned oats, toasted …

Conjure up some dessert magic with coconut, lemon and a little bit of tenderness

A billion years ago, well not quite a billion but a little more than 40, I worked as a Santa Claus photographer for a season.This was before I …

Someone Is Making Tiny, Incredible Art in Spoons

Food stylists everywhere, take notice. This is the peak of the craft. A Romanian architect named Ioana, who enjoys "making art pieces using different materials or objects," according to her Instagram bio, has created some incredibly intricate — and edible — works of art. She calls her medium …

Eggplant

Every Cooking And Baking Substitution You Could Ever Need, In One Perfect Chart

There's nothing worse than being in the middle of making biscuits only to realize that you're fresh out of buttermilk. Or baking a cake, and finding out someone used up the eggs. Having to run out to the store when you're in the middle of preparing something awesome to eat is the absolute worst. …

Cooking