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Luxury hotel openings around the world, August 2013 - Telegraph

How To Maximize Muscle Growth By Tracking Your Rest Periods

<i>“Time is the most precious commodity out there. It’s the one thing you can’t buy or ever buy back. Give it your absolute all to whatever task it is</i> …

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Raw summer vegetable salad with Morecambe Bay shrimps recipe

An anglicised version of a Thai som tam salad, with an anchovy and hazelnut dressing.<p>You can use whatever summer vegetables you have around<p><i>Serves four</i><p><i>Dressing</i><p>½ garlic clove<p>½ thumb ginger, peeled<p>4 anchovy fillets<p>1 stick of lemongrass, bottom 1cm removed and peeled to the soft core<p>½ red chilli, …

Carrot and hummus dip recipe

This carrot and hummus dip is a quick and easy recipe to go with crudités.<p><b>Serves</b> 4<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>For the dip</i><br>350g Miami carrots, washed, trimmed and cut into 2cm pieces<br>3 cloves of garlic, peeled and crushed<br>2 tsp cumin seeds<br>2 tbsp olive oil<br>410g can of chick peas in water, drained<br>the juice of 1 lemon<p><i>For</i> …

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31 Amazing Things To Cook In August

Summer is winding down. GET COOKING.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>SO MANY DELICIOUS THINGS! Obviously, last-chance summer berries are the perfect excuse to eat dessert twice a day. Also, to drink sangria on the regular.<p>(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live):<p>- Apricots<p>- Basil<p>- …

Health | Yahoo Lifestyle

Wellness<p>The Cheat Sheet<p>John McCain's lived with a rare form of brain cancer for longer than many doctors expected. Here's how much time he probably …

A Beginner's Guide To Workout Nutrition: Before, During And After Training

Eating around your training is vital to your progress. Find out the best way to get the nutrients you need for the best results in the gym!<p>At this …

10 Decorating Tricks And Secrets For A Perfect Decor

Although a professional could give you useful advice and can also help with all sorts of aspects related to interior décor, we usually prefer to do …

How To Create A Modern, Vintage Bedroom

Mixing modern and vintage is an eclectic, funky style that has the ability to represent a lot of personal tastes. We love it and today, we’re showing …

Healthy Desserts That Don't Taste Like It

<i>By Lynn Andriani</i><p>A bowl of berries can satisfy your sweet craving only so many times, so here are five alternative treats you can indulge in (even chocolate ones) and not feel bad about.<p><i>Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter</i> .<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>7 Non-Fatty Chips That Are Tastier …

Avocado Recipes That Go Way Beyond Guacamole

Photo credit: Foodie Crush, Adventures In Cooking, Cooking Classy<p>There's a reason people love avocados so much: it's their naturally rich and buttery flavor. All this flavor and creamy texture is thanks to avocado's high-but-good-for-you fat content, and we can't get enough of it (which is a …

Zuzka Light

The perfect chocolate brownie

There's no need to fudge it when making this magnificent dessert.<p>A good brownie is coffee time nirvana. Unlike Black Forest Gâteau, chocolate sponge, or even Sachertorte, this is a confection of substance, relying not on icing or filling for its flavour, but chocolate through and through.<p>It is not, …

Five Italian Style Tips You Can Use In Your Home

From the design houses and couture of Milan to the classical world of ancient Rome, Italian inspired décor is found all over the world. Of course, in …

8 Essential Abs Moves to Get a Flat Belly

Use these creative ab exercises to strengthen and slim your tummy<p>The key to a sculpted midsection is using smart and effective stabilizing moves. But if your body fat is too high, it won't matter how wisely you work your abs—they won't show. That's why you need to add those moves to a full-body …

Laura Mercier Folklore Collection

<i>Laura Mercier launches new Folklore collection for Spring Summer 2013. An Aztec inspired collection enriched with warm earthy tones which will unveil</i> …

Nars Satin Lip Pencil

<i>This spring, Nars introduces new Satin Lip Pencil, rich creamy colour with a velvety satin finish.</i><p>With a range of statement colours in rich pigment …

Suki Skincare

<i>New skincare range Suki launches, integrating nature with cutting-edge science for pure and top results.</i><p>100% synthetic-free, the nature-derived …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

5:2 diet: healthy fasting recipes 250 calories or less

<b>Read our comprehensive guide to the 5:2 diet</b><p>All recipes serve one, but can be multiplied up.<p><b>1. Scallops with pancetta and leeks</b><p>Scallops are good news for fasters, with relatively few calories but lots of flavour.<p><b>Boys’ perk:</b> add an extra slice of pancetta<p><b>Ingredients</b><br>2 paper-thin 8g slices of pancetta …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How to cook the perfect crab linguine

Whatever the heavens may think, now the last sugary crumbs of Easter bunny are but an irritating stain on the sofa cushions, it is time to put away …

Scotch pancakes recipe

Serve these speedy Scotch pancakes with a knob of butter or a spoonful of jam<p>SERVES<p>Makes 12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>110g (4oz) plain flour<br>• 2 tsp baking-powder<br>• 1 tbsp golden caster sugar<br>• 1 medium egg, separated<br>• 150ml (5fl oz) milk<br>• 15g (½oz) butter, melted, plus extra for frying<p>METHOD<p>Sift the flour, baking-powder, …

Glorious greens recipes for spring

Get the new season off to a flyer with these vibrant greens recipes.<p>There is something heroic about the five infant rocket plants in a flowerpot by my front door. Somehow they sprouted in the March cold snap, braved days of harsh wind and weather, and are now a healthy-looking green crowd.<p>Picking …

Best Hair Oil

<i>StyleNest have rounded up the best hair oils to ensure your hair and scalp is feeling nourished and looking sleek this summer.</i><p>With the harsh winter …

Spring Dinner Party + Grilled Fish Recipe

Santa Barbara Photographer Nancy Neil’s home has remained one of my favorite peeks I’ve ever worked on. There was just something about the rustic …