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10 of the Best Slow Cooker Recipes for Spring

Just because we've got winter in the rearview mirror (finally!), there's no reason to push your slow cooker to the back of your kitchen cabinet. This …

Cooking

The best ways to lose weight and keep it off, according to science

In a country that eats dessert for breakfast, sustained weight loss can feel like an uphill battle.<p>Aside from avoiding obvious minefields like stacks of syrup-drenched pancakes and huge muffins, there are several practical guidelines to follow if you're looking to slim down. These tips can be …

5 wild sex positions you can do in even the most boring bedroom

Ready for a challenge?<p>Hey you, little thrill-seeker. You need these now.

A Couple Convert An Old School Bus Into A Light and Efficient Family Home

The Mayes family transformed a Thomas High Top into a well-organized and airy humble abode, using thoughtful storage and a minimalist color palette.<p>When Gabriel and Debbie Mayes decided to embrace the tiny house movement, they knew the transition would be anything but easy. For starters, they—along …

Small Spaces

Cheap flights: What are ‘mistake fares’ and how can you bag crazy discounts?

When does paying $300 (£217) feel like getting something for free? The answer is when it’s the price of a round-trip ticket from the United States to …

These 5 Easy Dinners Will Give You the Coziest Fall Feels

Now that we are squarely settled into fall, there is nothing I want more than a meal plan full of dinners that are hearty, warming, and above all …

Cooking

Is This the Best Time To Drink Coffee?

Apparently, a cup of coffee—first thing in the morning—is <b>not</b> the best idea. To avoid nerves and caffeine jitters, that caffeine boost is best relished in the late morning or early afternoon, according to a CNBC report.<p>The insight comes from registered dietician and author of <i>The Women’s Health Body</i> …

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Ryanair cancellations: The truth behind why 2,000 flights are due to be scrapped

As passengers seethed about Ryanair’s industrial-scale cancellations, and social media sizzled with rumours about the airline’s staffing and …

Chicken Parmigiana

Step 1<p>Marinate The Chicken<p>Butterfly the chicken breasts by slicing each breast into two pieces. Using a meat tenderiser or rolling pin, bash them out …

Graphic Shows the House Plants That Naturally Clean the Air in Your Home, According to a NASA Study

This is a quick public service announcement. If you believe in science and facts, read on.<p>Back in the 1980s, NASA published a research report called …

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs Every Time

The trick is to stir, and then keep stirring.<p>The key to a perfectly pourable French soft-scramble is to stir—a lot. "If you let them sit, they'll just coagulate and be one mass of eggs," says Nick Korbee, chef at New York's Egg Shop. Korbee's earliest run-in with scrambled eggs was his father's …

This Is the Only Way to Make an Omelette

Recipe tried and tested by Eggslut's master chef, Alvin Cailan.<p>Alvin Cailan did not serve omelettes at his wildly popular LA food truck-turned-restaurant Eggslut. "I was coming off of an extensive French restaurant background. Omelettes were a big pain in my butt," he says. French-style eggs were …

Breakfast

The 20 best Mediterranean recipes: part 4

Theodore Kyriakou’s garides saganaki<p>For this classic Greek saganaki recipe you need fresh medium-to-large-sized prawns, which are deglazed in ouzo to give a unique taste.<p>When I think of saganaki, I taste salty melted cheese with hints of ouzo and plenty of grilled bread, and then I start …

Italian Food

7 marijuana edible recipes you can make in your slow cooker

Your slow cooker is good for many things: Making soups while you sleep, preparing a one pot meal when you're out all day at work, cooking up …

Einstein’s theory of gravity may have to be rewritten

Researchers at the University of St Andrews found a gigantic ring of galaxies darting away from us much faster than predicted.<p>This 10 million light …

Universe

Four infinitely adaptable recipes for leftover food

<b>Claire Thomson’s leftover spaghetti tortilla (main picture)</b><p>For anyone who always makes too much pasta.<p><b>Serves 4</b><br>4 eggs<br>25g parmesan, grated<br>Salt and black pepper<br>1-2 tbsp rosemary, sage or thyme<br>250g leftover spaghetti (mixed with any leftover tomato pasta sauce: all the better)<br>50g mozzarella, drained, …

Bread

Anthony Bourdain Reveals His Secret for Making Perfect Scrambled Eggs

It's so much easier than you think.<p>Scrambled eggs might seem like a simple dish, but there's a lot of debate about how to make them the right way.<p>Top chef Anthony Bourdain is here to settle this breakfast dispute, once and for all. In a recent video for Tech Insider, the culinary king shared his …

Breakfast

How to make your own posh pizza

Say goodbye to soggy cardboard boxes from Pizza Hut and Domino's and say hello to an new era of pizza. According to a report from the The Grocer, sales of supermarket packaged pizza are soaring, with Brits spending an extra £30 million on thin and crispy, and stonebaked variations.<p>Richard Harrow, …

Pizza Hut

Herbed Whole Chicken Slow Cooker Recipe

I get especially into using my slow cooker when it is cold outside. There is just something comforting about the nice warm food and delicious flavors …

Slow Cookers

13 slow-cooker recipes that make eating healthy easier

When we think of slow-cooker food, hearty chili, fall-off-the-bone tender short rib and beefy stews come to mind. Not exactly "light" and "healthy."<p>But the slow cooker is so convenient! How great would it be if it could make eating healthy easier?<p>Oh, wait. It can.<p>By choosing lean cuts of meat, …

Ireland to legalise cannabis for specific medical conditions

Patients with multiple sclerosis, severe epilepsy, or undergoing chemotherapy could be given drug despite safety fears<p>Ireland is set to legalise the use of cannabis for treating specific medical conditions, after a report commissioned by the government said the drug could be given to some patients …

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Emma Stone’s personal trainer tells us how to get super fit at home, no equipment required

Beloved by A-listers including Hilary Duff, Bradley Cooper, and Emma Stone, personal trainer Jason Walsh is a notorious ass-kicker who can whip …

How to cook rump steak to perfection

Quinoa is over: let it go. The dietary future belongs to ghee

It is a mark of the diet industry’s brazen resilience that, in response to growing public awareness of how, for decades, it colluded with the sugar lobby to dump the blame for obesity on fat, it is scrambling to tell a new story. If you are doing dry January or Veganuary you are hopelessly behind; …

Diets

This Gin Tasting Chart Is Here to Help You Make the Perfect G&T

Know your botanicals!<p>Gin and tonic might be a simple drink, but when it comes to the taste, there's a fine art to getting the flavors right. So, to help fans of the spirit become G&T connoisseurs, the Gin Foundry has come up with a handy chart.<p>The "gin tasting wheel" matches types of gin with the …

Flavors

Here's How to Spot the Difference Between Real and Fake Designer Bags

It’s all in the details.<p>Can you spot a fake Birkin above with just a glance? Natalie Wyll and Alexa Ridolfi, the sisters who run A Second Chance Resale, do that for a living, thanks to a $600 billion counterfeit industry. Along with their mother, who founded the Upper East Side store before …

Why You and the Universe Are One

<i>By Deepak Chopra, MD, Menas Kafatos, PhD,</i><p>It takes a lot to overturn the accepted view of reality, but it doesn't take a lot to begin. The accepted view of reality holds that human beings exist in the context of a vast physical universe "out there." Only an extreme mystic would doubt this …

EmDrive: Has the 'impossible' technology started a new space race between US and China?

The controversial EmDrive space propulsion engine technology is said to function without any rocket fuel and aid astronomers in space travel much …

I've owned an Amazon Echo for over a year now — here are my 19 favorite features

Mark Lennihan/AP I activated my Amazon Echo for the first time in December 2015. It's since become one of my favorite tech gadgets ever.<p>Amazon's family of Echo speakers are some of the most popular gifts right now, so many people are activating their Echo units for the first time.<p>Here's what you …