Ginny Hicks

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All-day breakfast frittata recipe

Preheat the grill to medium-high. Grill the bacon until it is browned on both sides. Remove from the grill and set aside.<p>Spray a small non-stick frying pan with spray oil and place on a medium-high heat. When the pan is hot, fry the mushrooms for 5 minutes, stirring frequently, until they are …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s asparagus recipes

Most asparagus dishes are easy to prepare (this is no artichoke or broad bean) and quick to cook (longer cooking makes it go grey and lose its body). The price you pay for this instant veg, though, is that it has to be super-fresh. As Jane Grigson observed: “Asparagus needs to be eaten the day it …

Recipes

White vs Green Tea: How Are They Different?

These two teas are each healthy in their own way.<p>November 14, 2017<p>Tea is quickly becoming more and more popular, but it can be hard to navigate …

Tea

I Paint With Tea To Create Steampunk Art

I’m a story artist for Disney animation by day but by night I like to unwind with a nice cup of tea...to paint with.<p>I’ve been a fan of steampunk ever …

Literary Love Triangle: The Making of Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises

Ernest Hemingway was busy in 1926. He’d just written his first novel, <i>The Sun Also Rises,</i> based on a trip to Spain he’d taken the year before. His new pal F. Scott Fitzgerald loved it, and was working on getting it published by Scribner’s, the same house that had published Fitzgerald’s breakout …

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending May 28, 2017 (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher ):<p>1.Into the Water by Paula Hawkins - 9780735211216 - …

9 Books To Read When You Need A Break And A Little Time To Disconnect

We all need to take a break now and then. No matter what your particular stressors are, it's always helpful to take a deep breath, drink some water, …

Books

Take a trip to Sin City: John Banville on why the best crime fiction is urban

<i>From noirish Los Angeles to foggy London, 
there’s nothing like a city for an atmospheric backdrop to a crime novel, says John Banville (aka Benjamin Black)</i><p>The city is God’s gift to the crime writer. Yes, there is just as much scope, if not more, for blood-letting, skulduggery and devilment in the …

Books

Why This Romance Writer Decided to Tackle the American Civil War, After All

It’s 1862, and Elle Burns is not what she seems. Ostensibly a slave working in a Confederate senator’s Richmond home, she’s actually a plant …

Writing

10 Widely-Reviewed Historical Fiction Books You May Not Have Read Yet

Are you always looking for your next historical fiction novel? We know the feeling. But with so many new releases, it can be easy to let some great …

A lasagna recipe that puts asparagus in the spotlight

Here in the 21st century, most produce is available year-round — even if it needs to come to us from afar. But we happen to be in the midst of …