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Stranger than fiction: the most shocking documentaries ever

Last weekend saw the US release of the new documentary Three Identical Strangers, a historical footnote too unlikely for anyone to have dreamt up. During the 80s, three young men named Robert Shaffran, Edward Galland, and David Kellman discovered that they were identical triplets separated at …

Child Abuse

20 Easy Sides for Any BBQ (Because Easy Sides Are the Best)

Here's my motto for backyard BBQs: Let the sides be many, and let them be simple. The main dish might be an impressive rack of saucy ribs, but a …

Black Bean and Avocado Mash

Makes 3 cups<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups no-salt or low-salt chicken broth<p>1 onion, chopped<p>3 garlic cloves, chopped<p>1 15-ounce can black beans, rinsed and drained<p>1/4 cup cilantro sprigs<p>2 avocados, peeled, pitted, mashed<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring broth, onion, and garlic to a boil in a large saucepan over high …

You’d Never Guess This Chickpea Cookie Dough Is Healthy

Where has this 'bean' all our lives?<p>We’ve heard about dessert hummus and edible, egg-free cookie dough. And thanks to one blogger, these two examples …

Caramelized Coconut Green Beans

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add green beans; cook until bright green and crisp-tender, about 3 minutes. Drain …

Tomatoes with Herbs and Almond Vinaigrette

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a medium skillet, cook the almonds in the oil over moderately low heat, stirring occasionally, until well browned, about 7 …

18 Addictive Shows You Really Should Be Watching This Year

Featuring Killing Eve, The End of the F**king World, Queer Eye, and more.<p><i>Entries have been edited for length and clarity</i>.

The Secret Ingredients Grandma Puts in Her Sugar Cookies

Amp up your baking game and make cookies that rival Grandma’s! These added ingredients go way beyond an extra dash of vanilla: They’ll have everyone …

This classic coffee cake is what good mornings are made of

Overview Ingredients Steps<p>Overview<p>Coffee cake is a classic. It’s usually not flashy: A batter, maybe some fruit, nuts or crumble topping, perhaps a dusting of sugar. It’s so humble it can be easy to overlook when it comes to choosing a baking project. But a good coffee cake is always welcome.<p>This …

Dessert

9 New Audiobooks For Road Trips To Keep You Entertained On The Long Drives Of Summer

Taking the scenic route to your vacation destination this year? You're going to miss out on valuable reading time, but not to worry, book nerds! I've …

‘Busted!’: This Korean Detective Show Is the Most Fun You’ll Have Watching Something on Netflix

Put "Amazing Race," "Clue," a soap opera, and an escape room in a blender and this delightful slice of TV is the glorious result.<p>If you combined the …

A Week of Healthy Meal Prep: May 21-25

Each week, we’re bringing you 5 weeknight recipes you can make in 45 minutes or less. To make it even easier, we’re helping you meal prep! Sign up …

10 Super-Simple Veggie Dishes Your Kids Will Eat

My two kids go through the weirdest seasons with vegetables (currently we are living through a roasted broccoli and baby carrot season — if either of …

This Four-Ingredient Topping Will Enhance the Flavor of (Almost) Anything

This nut and seed crumble is packed with good-for-you omega-3s.<p>Sometimes all you need is a little sprinkle of something truly transformative to …

The Best Baking Cookbooks, According to Pastry Chefs and Professional Bakers

<i>Welcome to</i> <i>Reading Lists</i><i>, comprehensive book guides from the Strategist designed to make you an expert (or at least a fascinating dinner-party</i> …

If You Love Mushrooms, You Need These 20 Recipes

I believe I survived my years as a vegetarian because of mushrooms. Their sturdy texture and hefty flavor were such an easy substitute for meat, …

Cooking

You’re Going to Love Cucumber Tea Sandwiches When You Try Them This Way

With the Royal Wedding on the horizon, cucumber tea sandwiches are at the forefront—and we're here for it.<p>Tea sandwiches are the epitome of English …

Our New Favorite Chocolate Cookies Just Happen to Be Gluten-Free

Back when I was pregnant, I would go on a fun little detour every so often. The subway would reach my home stop in lower Manhattan, but I'd ignore it and continue straight into Brooklyn... <i>York Street... Jay Street... Bergen Street.</i> "That's my stop!" I'd say to myself, emerging from the underground, …

Dessert

Roasted Radishes Are About to Become Your New Favorite Side Dish

You’re probably used to eating radishes raw in salads, or maybe even served with butter and flaky salt as a classic snack. But it may surprise you …

Six of the best one-pot meals

Borlotti, parsley and bread soup (pictured above)<p>Prep <b>20 min</b><br>Cook <b>1 hr 30 min</b><br>Serves <b>6-8</b><p><b>6 tbsp olive oil</b><b><br>3 red onions</b>, peeled and finely chopped<b><br>5 garlic cloves</b>, peeled and finely chopped<b><br>3 carrots</b>, roughly chopped<b><br>2 heads celery</b>,outer branches removed, hearts roughly chopped<b><br>1 bunch parsley leaves</b>, roughly …

Recipes

Netflix's New True-Crime Series 'Evil Genius' Looks Completely Bonkers

Welcome to a bizarre heist that involved a gang of middle-aged outcasts, murder plots, and 700 pounds of cheese​.<p>Netflix just released the trailer for the Duplass brothers' next true-crime docuseries, <i>Evil Genius</i>, about the 2003 "pizza bomber heist," and it looks even crazier than <i>Wild Wild …

Here's How to Make Your Roasted Veggies Mind-Blowing

Roasting is one of my favorite ways to cook vegetables. I love how you just toss everything on a baking sheet, walk away, and come back to …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

18 Documentaries That Have Shocking Endings

"I'm thinking the allegations are clearly false, and then...bam!"<p><i>Warning: Some spoilers ahead. Continue at your own risk.</i>

Josh Katz’s recipe for shakshuka

Shakshuka means “a mixture” in Tunisian Arabic. I was first introduced to shakshuka by some Israeli travellers I met in Australia many moons ago. This recipe is as good on a cold night as it is for breakfast.<p><b>(Serves 4)<br>For the shakshuka:</b><b><br>2 tbsp olive oil</b><b><br>1 onion, peeled and finely chopped</b><b><br>2 garlic</b> …

Recipes

The 50 best audiobooks of all time

If you love to read, but haven't had the time to sit down with a good book lately, consider listening to an audiobook. Today's audiobooks can be downloaded right to your phone, and make the perfect listening companion for your commute, workout, or anytime your hands are busy but your ears are …

Books

‘SNL’ Uncovers The Lost ‘Jurassic Park’ Auditions And They’re Hilarious

<i>Jurassic Park</i> is a beloved sci-fi film with characters that have made their mark on the franchise. (We’re talking specifically about Jeff Goldblum here.)<p>But apparently, the dino adventure could’ve looked wildly different. To celebrate the 25th-anniversary re-release of the film, <i>Saturday Night Live</i> …

This Eye Cream Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Finding a good eye cream isn’t an easy task. There are so many brands and formulas out there that promise instant results, but often fail to deliver. …

21 Amazing New Books You Need To Read This Spring

Spring into reading a brand-new book!

Michael Caine: ‘Boy, did we have fun…’

As his documentary about the 1960s opens, the veteran actor talks working-class culture, Woody Allen and why he never liked drugs<p>Now 84, Michael Caine has appeared in 127 films, including <i>Zulu</i>, <i>Alfie</i> and <i>The Italian Job,</i> and been Oscar-nominated six times, winning twice. Caine is the narrator, …

Woody Allen