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Rethinking Fat: The Case For Adding Some Into Your Diet

Remember the fat-free boom that swept the country in the 1990s? Yes, we know from the Salt readers who took our informal survey that lots of you tried to follow it. And gave up.<p>"I definitely remember eating fat-free cookies, fat–free pudding, fat-free cheese, which was awful," Elizabeth Stafford, …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

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How to Cook Chicken Even Quicker

Quick chicken recipes, from spatchcocking to stir-frying to grilling.<p><b>Chicken, by nature, is quick</b>. Even when it comes to slow-cooking methods like braising, chicken is much faster to cook relative to a meat cut like, say, brisket. But we want to help you cook your chicken <i>even quicker</i>. We chatted …

Cooking

Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled for Salmonella Risk

A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible salmonella contamination.<p>The company said Tuesday …

Environmental Health

28 Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes

These Thanksgiving turkey recipes put the bird front and center, right where it belongs.<p><b>We're all about getting creative at Thanksgiving,</b> but if you'd rather do a traditional roasted turkey, that's cool, too. From rosemary butter to star anise, we've got you covered.

And the Winner Is

We gave you a sneak peek at three photos taken of recipes from Baked Explorations. You voted for your favorite, and now we're ready to reveal the winning recipe: Mississippi Mud Pie.<p><i>In our series, "Win a Cookbook," we give you a preview of a cookbook we love, then let you vote for the recipe you</i> …

15 Truffle Oil Recipes to Make You Feel Fancy

Considering it sold for an estimated cool mil’, it doesn’t look like the recently unearthed world’s largest white truffle will be in our budget any time soon. Thankfully, we can still get a taste of the fancy fungi in a much more cost-effective form: truffle oil. These 15 recipes all feature the …

A cake fit for royalty: Queen Elizabeth II’s favourite chocolate cake recipe

You can’t beat a royal family tradition – especially when it involves cake.<p>On Tuesday, April 21, Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her 89th birthday. …

Healthy Smoothie Recipes You Need To Try

It's not just about throwing some fruit in a blender any more – from oats to ginger, there’s a whole host of healthy smoothie recipes you can …

Recipes

Chinese Pigs in Blanket Recipe

For the cocktail party we attended last weekend, I made the deviled crab Rangoon and my husband made mini pigs in blanket. He used cocktail pups (a …

Seafood Paella

6 Servings<p>This seafood paella recipe requires organization and slicing and dicing in advance. But once the paella gets going, the process is pretty seamless—and the rewards are huge.<p>May 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 serrano chile, coarsely chopped<p>⅓ cup chopped fresh parsley<p>10 tablespoons olive oil, …

Breakfast Cookies

Before I had children, I swore up and down that I'd never be one of those parents kowtowing to the little picky eaters' preferences at mealtimes. And …

This Is How You Scramble an Egg to Perfection

Watch the video for a next-level breakfast how-to.<p>We know what you're thinking: Is it really that hard to scramble an egg? But once you've had a taste of the scrambled eggs from Egg Restaurant in Brooklyn, you know: There are scrambled eggs, and then there are <i>life-changing</i> scrambled eggs. The …

6 Blissfully Rich S'mores Desserts to Make in Your Kitchen

S’mores are best known and loved for their role as a campfire treat, but the flavors of this snack are equally sensational when used and enjoyed in …

Taylor Swift Favorite Ina Garten Recipe: Mustard Roasted Fish - Great Ideas : People.com

It’s no secret that <b>Ina Garten</b> is <b>Taylor Swift‘</b>s hero (remember her epic selfie with the Barefoot Contessa?) and that the singer often spends her days …

Ignorance Is Killing Our Earth

On Earth Day, the filmmaker behind the powerful environmental documentary Revolution explains just how dire the Earth’s sickness is—and how our …

5 Ways to Go Green Beyond Giving Up Almond Milk on Earth Day

You've probably heard it all by now. Almondgate, the Devil Eats Marzipan, the 1.1 gallons of water it takes to grow an almond -- which is a lot, but a little misleading when it isn't put into perspective. A few years ago no one would have batted an eye to the world of almond farming in California, …

These Are The Top 10 Cities For Green Living In America

Eco-friendly homes abound.<p>It may not always be easy being green, but plenty of Americans are making eco-friendly living a priority. And with so many people dedicating themselves to green living, there has been an influx in eco-friendly real estate, especially in cities like Philadelphia, …

Real Estate

Earth Day Savings Guide: 18 Ways To Go Green -- And Save Green

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>It’s Earth Day!<p>O.K., true, every day should be Earth Day—especially if you appreciate the existence of songbirds, redwood forests and clean drinking water.<p>But since we’re a personal finance site, we couldn’t help but wonder about the financial …

Scio Pocket Molecular Scanner Is a Google-like Device for Physical Objects

A couple weeks ago I had a fascinating video call with a gentleman named Dror Sharon, the CEO of a company called Consumer Physics. He showed me a …

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