Samir Patel

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How to Make a Pimm's Cup Worthy of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding

It's a cocktail perfect for day-drinking, British-style.<p>The Pimm's Cup is an extremely British drink. It is made with Pimm's No. 1, a gin-based, herb-infused liqueur from Britain, lemonade, and all types of fresh fruit—strawberries, orange, what have you. It is quite lovely and definitely …

Cocktails

A Guide to 7 Breathtaking Castles in the Netherlands

Castles in the Netherlands, you know you want to visit these!<p><b>There are some pretty breathtaking castles in the Netherlands that you shouldn’t miss</b> …

European Travel

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Nutrition

More Brits than ever are choosing staycations over holidays abroad – and these are the 2 best places

According to a new travel study…<p>Which would you pick? An exotic beach holiday in a faraway land or a staycation in your home country with a gamble on …

Travel

Breakthrough injection could help you shed 14 pounds a month

British scientists have developed a hormone injection that could help people lose 14 pounds in just four weeks.<p>The jab mimics the effects of a …

Diabetes

Classic Cinco de Mayo Meal

This May 5, enjoy Cinco de Mayo classics like guacamole, enchiladas, nachos and flan.<p>Chunky Guacamole<p>Tyler's guac is creamy and spicy thanks to …

Cooking

500-Calorie Dinners: Fish

Fish is an excellent source of lean protein and it cooks quickly.<p>These 500-calorie fish dinners take less than 45 minutes from start to finish. …

Food

A Month of Easy Weeknight Casserole Recipes

Busy schedule? Supper is covered.<p>When weeknights get hectic, it can seem like takeout might be your only option to get a meal on the table. With …

Cooking

This is what the Warren Buffett empire looks like, in one giant chart

While most of the world’s richest people came to that title through a single company, billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s story is different.<p>Jeff …

Investing

11 Taco Night Ideas That Don't Require a Shell to Hold Everything Together

So you’re having an emergency taco craving? Totally normal. But, what happens if, for some reason, you’re avoiding tortillas? Don’t panic. You’ve …

Cooking

50 Best Places to Travel in 2018

1 of 50<p>Šolta, Croatia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 50<p>Grenada<p>3 of 50<p>Los Cabos, Mexico<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 50<p>Fiji<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 50<p>Archipelago Sea, …

São Paulo

Jaire Alexander loses it mid-interview when the Ravens draft Louisville teammate Lamar Jackson

The new Packers cornerback got emotional on-camera when his former college teammate was finally drafted<p>The first round of the 2018 NFL Draft on …

NFL Draft

10 Recipes to Master If You Want to Become a Next-Level Italian Cook

So you’ve mastered the basics—maybe you’ve developed a reputation for your cacio e pepe or your white bean crostini. But now it’s time to take your …

Cooking

10 Unexpected Meatball Recipes You Need to Make for Dinner

Meatballs: We love ’em, but we’ve been eating them the same way our entire life (drenched in red sauce with a pound of spaghetti). There’s nothing</i> …

Cooking

Raspberry Swirl Rolls

These citrusy raspberry rolls are best served warm — alongside plenty of frosting.<p>Directions<p>In small saucepan, heat milk and 1/2 cup water on …

Dessert

Our Vegetarian Remake of Chicken Salad Is So Good You Won’t Miss the Meat

The secret ingredient is chickpeas and, when combined with a few other ingredients, make an irresistible sandwich filling.<p>Whether you take your …

Food

Carne Asada

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — April 22, 2018<p>When it comes to the <b>best carne asada</b>, I’ve had my fair share in Mexico. And the truth is there’s no …

Cooking

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Like a quick seasonal pasta, a 15-minute chicken, and a veggie burger that doesn't suck.<p>1. Easy Lemon Asparagus Pasta<p>It's asparagus season — and it doesn't get much easier than this simple (and budget-friendly) pasta. Ready in less than half an hour, this dish breaks down to just $1.30 per serving. …

Cooking

This One Trick Will Make Your Burger Taste So Much Better

If you’re still struggling to perfect your burger game, then listen up. This trick might be the missing piece you’ve been looking for in your quest …

Country Lifestyle

Pimm's Spritz

The combination of Pimm's and Cel-Ray is pleasantly herbal- and celery-forward.

Campari Spritz

Dry rosé and lemon soda complement the citrusy flavor of Campari and make for a beautifully vibrant cocktail.

Rosé

17 Healthy Ways to Cook Chicken in an Instant Pot

Chicken dinners are already easy weeknight meals, but there's a way to make them even easier. All you need is a little help from an Instant Pot. If …

Cooking

The HMR Diet Is Designed for Quick Weight Loss. How Well Does It Work?

Our nutritionist explains—and reviews—the HMR Diet.<p>The HMR Diet may not populate news headlines like Keto or Paleo, but this well-established …

Beet Wellington—Or How to Wellington Anything

As I prepared to write this article, I’ll admit I wasn’t entirely surprised by the reactions I received when I used the word “Wellington.” It was usually met with sharp breaths, even shock, as well as a bit of appetite-inducing admiration. This is one of those dishes—old fashioned/classic, to be …

Baking

Chicken in a pressure cooker takes the pressure off dinner

Not a day goes by that I don't get a recipe request or question about the Instant Pot. So, dear readers, today is the day for my starter recipe for …

Cooking

The Protein Sources That Will Really Help With Your Weight Loss Goals

Protein isn't just for body builders and athletes and it isn't something you buy in the vending machine at your local gym. There are a number of …

What can you eat on a low-carb diet?

Low-carb diets limit the number of carbohydrates a person eats. Instead of carbs, people focus on eating proteins, healthful fats, and …

How to cook the perfect shepherd’s pie

I once made a formal, if ever-so-slightly slurred, complaint in a Kansas City bar regarding a shepherd’s pie that arrived filled with best US chuck steak. That’s how strongly I feel about this homely lamb dish and its beefy cottage cousin, even if, according to Clarissa Dickson-Wright, they’re less …

Cooking

My New Favorite Sandwich Recipe for Office Lunches

Lunch is the hardest meal to make. Whether you're trying to get creative with your kid's lunch box, or are just trying to eat something a little more …

Healthy Eating

18 Ketogenic Snack Recipes to Whip Up Immediately

You’re keto, so most of the prepackaged snacks in the grocery store are out. But that doesn’t mean you have to deny yourself a salty, cheesy or sweet …

Food