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16 Winter Pasta Recipes to Keep You Warm and Well-Fed

Braised meat, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese—it's all here in these cozy pasta dishes.<p><b>We'll eat pasta any time of year</b>, but winter pasta dishes are especially satisfying. Braised meats, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese: It's all here, in these 16 pasta dishes perfect for …

Cooking

15 Dinners That Make Even Better Next-Day Lunches

Packing your own lunch is a tried-and-true way to stick to a healthy and budget-friendly meal plan. But bringing something you're not excited about to the office may just have you heading to the nearest takeout joint. Forgo this disappointment by making one of these healthy dinner recipes that will …

Healthy Eating

13 Quinoa Recipes for Morning, Noon, and Night

With chia seeds popping up in the breakfast aisle and kale on every corner, it's easy to think that we're living in the superfood golden days. While it's true that people ate berries, salmon, and dark leafy greens long before marketing geniuses came up with the concept of superfoods, it's also …

51 Easy and Healthy Veggie Sides That Will Outshine Any Entrée

Dinner can sometimes seem like an impossible feat at the end of the day. It’s easy enough to whip up some chicken and mashed potatoes, but a veggie …

How to eat yourself pregnant: Chilli, full-fat milk, chicken and citrus fruits can all help a woman conceive, says new book

• <b>Zita West is a fertility expert and author of 'Eat Yourself Pregnant'</b> <b></b>• <b><br>Believes good, wholesome foods are the 'bedrock of a baby-ready body'</b>• <b><br>Here, in an</b> …

5 New Must Try Flavor Combos for Raw Energy Bites

Energy bites are some of the most popular snacks among eaters of all kinds, whether plant-based or not. For one, they’re quick to make, require no …

Healthy Eating

The 9 Best Soups for Weight Loss

Because science says it’s great for dropping pounds

Our Readers' Favorite Bon Appétit Recipes of All Time

We asked Bon Appétit readers which of our recipes they can't live without, and their answers ranged from sticky buns to Thai larb to braised short ribs. Here are 48 of your favorites.<p>We pride ourselves in featuring interesting—yet approachable—recipes in each of our issues and online, using …

Cooking

The Right Flowers For Every Occasion (And Feeling)

The perfect blooms.<p>Our friends at The Salonniere recently shared the secret language of flowers, which got us thinking: Who wouldn't want to know the perfect bloom for every emotion and occasion? PLUS: Don't miss their history on the topic

Weddings

This week we vow to make this... Have you got any recipes that are 'must-makes' this week? http://www.deliciousmagazine.co.uk/articles/recipes-with-chorizo

20 Satisfying Lunches That Promote Weight Loss

Your lunch break just became the healthiest part of your nine to five.<p>You probably spend your mornings at work counting down the minutes 'til your much-needed lunch break, so why not double your pleasure by brown-bagging a delicious meal you can actually get excited about? Skip the drive-thru, stop …

Healthy Eating

Moss Graffiti: The Coolest DIY Project Ever

Contemporary artists have discovered that street art is not only beautiful to look at, but that it can also be soft and smooth to the touch. Moss …

How, when and where to grow superfoods in your garden

A garden filled with superfood fruit and vegetables is easier than you think to achieve. Advice out recently from the The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) explains how any garden, whatever its size, can be used to grow foods ranging from tomatoes to kale.<p>The appeal of Superfoods is obvious with …

The award-winning ORA oral sex simulator just got a bigger ‘tongue’, so, you know

<b>Well it’s all happening in sex toy land this week.</b><p>Yesterday the Swedish sex toy brand LELO unveiled their vibrator with a brain (which trains you to …

How to grow exotic leaves for delicious flavours

Use easy-to-grow exotic leaves like banana leaves to wrap food and add Asian flavours to your cooking<p>A couple of years ago I met a Thai gardener and cook who grows her own ingredients in her greenhouse in Dorset. Pheeraya Hill (known cyptically as Nid: "All Thai people have nicknames", the only …

7 Exercise Moves for Lean, Sexy Legs

Upgrade your leg workouts with these killer exercises for your hamstrings, quads, and calves<p>Tired of the same old squats and lunges in your leg workout? We totally get it. The next time you want to tone your lower half, try these 7 challenging moves from the Women's Health Big Book of Exercises. …

Workouts

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How to explore the world by cruise ship

For many people the mere mention of the word 'cruise' can evoke cringeworthy images of forced fun and chintzy cabins, but boat trips can be a thrilling way to see the world – it just depends on the cruise you choose.<p>Feel the local rhythm on a freshwater cruise<p>With smaller boats and fewer people, …

15 Fitness Habits You Need to Establish In Your 20s

Your future self will thank you

Fitness

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

You'll want to load up on the citrus after you read this<p><i>By Aly Walansky for Daily Makeover</i><p>You might love lemonade and lemon chicken, but your skin and hair love lemons even more—they have an amazing range of beauty benefits. Here are some great uses for the sunny yellow fruit:<p><b>Clarifying …

Skin Care

Alys Fowler: echinops appeal to every pollinator around

If I got to rule for a day, I think I would put short fences into my first diktat. I am quite sure I wouldn't like my neighbours half as much as I do if it weren't for short fences. They allow for chance encounters, incidental chit-chat, the sort of thing that makes a neighbourhood. Also, I can …

How to Get (Back) into Meditation—10 Tricks of the Trade.

“Meditation is not a way of making your mind quiet. It is a way of entering into the quiet that is already there—buried under the 50,000 thoughts the …

10 Mantras To Inspire Happiness

Most yogis and meditators know that happiness isn’t some magical state of being that happens once a certain set of circumstances is met. Lasting …

Climate change: why we need to change our taste in trees

We need to plant imaginatively if new trees are to stand the test of time in our changing climate<p>Climate change remains a hot topic, but it’s hard to ignore the fact that things are getting warmer. Any trees you plant this autumn should still be giving pleasure in 2050, when they could be living in …

Gardening

We dug for victory but damaged our soil

It has been three years since we turned to Dig for Victory, creating a wartime garden to help us survive redundancy and a crippling mortgage.<p>That's three years of turning the soil, adding organic matter and growing crops in an intensive way. We've grown in open ground, pots wired to fences, old …

Tom Hunt's summer vegetarian menu - delicious. magazine

September's star: Sweetcorn And some recipes to help you take advantage this sweet treat: http://www.deliciousmagazine.co.uk/articles/sweetcorn-recipes

8 Herbs And Spices That Fight Off Disease

<b>SPECIAL FROM</b> <i>Grandparents.com</i><p>You already know how important your diet is for health; you know to eat your greens and sample a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables every day. But do you know that your spice cabinet and herb garden may provide you with powerful protection against disease, as well? …

20 Egg-cellent Frittata Recipes

This is what we love about frittatas: They’re a great way to get rid of all those random items left in our fridges by the end of the week. Plus, they’re super simple to make. We’ve been on the lookout for the best frittata recipes around, and we’re pretty confident we found them all. Whip them up …

Breakfast