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Crumbs of comfort: the secret to great meatballs and fishcakes – Yotam Ottolenghi recipes

From breadcrumbs to bulgur, pasta to couscous, the addition of some grain to your meatball or fishcake mix will make a world of difference<p>I went to stay with my parents over Easter. The predictability of my mother cooking meatballs when we get together is, for me, one of life’s great comforts. I …

20 Easy Ways to Lose Weight

Sneaky calorie bombs are hiding everywhere, but that doesn’t mean you have to suffer scale creep. “You’re still in control of your eating,” says Keri …

10 things you need to know today

<b>Zinc prices are exploding.</b> The commodities giant Glencore announced it was removing 500,000 tonnes of zinc from the market, and now zinc prices are up about 9%. Glencore says it's reducing production at its operations in Australia, Kazakhstan, and South America to preserve the value of its reserves …

Markets

10 Insane Grilled Cheese Recipes Worth Dying For

<i>By Perry Santanachote</i><p>A recipe for grilled cheese may seem unnecessary, but so are ball pits, and that doesn't make them any less awesome. And unlike ball pits, there are some simple steps and affordable ingredients that can transform a standard grilled cheese into legendary status.<p>But before you …

21 Best Things To Do In The San Francisco Bay Area, As Explained By Locals

New York was freezing, and I had to leave. Thanks to JetBlue and a $63 round-trip ticket (yes, you read that right), I headed to the San Francisco Bay Area where the weather was better and the food, too, gave NYC a run for its money.<p>While there, I worked from various cafes, friends' homes and …

The Hemsley Sisters on Their Perfect Day of Eating

Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley, the sister duo behind 'The Art of Eating Well,' share their healthy outlook.<p><b>What would the perfect Hemsley-approved day of eating consist of?</b><p><i>On waking</i>: warm water with a squeeze of fresh lemon juice or an herbal tea<p><i>Breakfast</i>: Our anytime eggs (for a sit down breakfast …

Old Fashioned Sour Cream Donuts

In a small bowl sift together the cake flour, baking powder, salt and nutmeg.<p>In a large mixing bowl beat the butter and sugar together until well …

Dessert

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

Breakfast

How to Make Greek Garbanzo Bean Salad | Salad Recipes | AllRecipes

Roasted Strawberry Coconut Milk Popsicles

Paula added to treats from The Year In FoodIngredients:• 8 ounces small strawberries, hulled and quartered<br>• 1 (15) ounce can coconut milk (not light!)<br>• 1/4 …

Coconut

Black & White Cookies Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

10 Ways to Use Parmesan Cheese

Just as you always have a bottle of wine on hand for unexpected company or <i>one of those days</i>, and you keep cookie dough in the freezer in case of emergency, you should always -- always! -- have a sharp triangle of Parmesan in your cheese drawer.<p>Because Parmesan will make any savory dish better, more …

Recipes

25 Ways To Eat Cupcakes For Every Meal

*passes out from excitement*

Monsanto: The Enemy Of Family Farmers

After years of work by scientific public interest organizations such as Center for Food Safety and governmental bodies such as the United Nations, consumers around the world are becoming aware of the dangers of industrial, chemical-based agriculture. The most legitimate science and research bodies …

Iris Apfel's Spring Cleaning Spree Results In An Epic Decor Sale

On the eve of her 93rd birthday, the living legend, who admits she just discovered how to access the Internet, decides to sell a lifetime worth of treasures on One Kings Lane.<p>One look at Iris Apfel and you can tell she's been places. Beyond the stories time can tell, it's apparent by her standout …

Foodily Blog

Crazy Crust Apple Pie

This is a recipe that I found on a hand-typed recipe card (as in, it was typed on a typewriter) tucked inside of one of my grandmother’s cookbooks. I …

101 Tasty Doughnut Shops, and Less Tasty Things that Happened at One Certain Doughnut Shop

A roundup of food news from around the Internet on February 20, 2014.<p><i>It’s evening, and you deserve a break. Sit back, pour yourself a glass, and enjoy these food stories from around the Internet.</i> **<p><b>The Links</b><p>Grub Street has done us all a favor and rounded up 101 delicious doughnut shops around the …

Crucial

Stylish Ceiling Designs That Can Change The Look Of Your Home

When redecorating our homes, we often tend to ignore the ceiling design. We usually just paint it white and don’t think twice about any other …

Interior Design

Photo Gallery of Music's Biggest Night

Asian Pear, Basil, and Lemon Juice Recipe

Asian pear lends a delicate, floral sweetness to this light and refreshing juice, while the lemon and basil chat with each other in little bursts of excitement.<p><b>Notes</b>: Juice the ingredients in the order listed to maximize yield. Finishing with a very juicy ingredient like celery helps to flush more …

Gateway Green Smoothie Recipe

If you're new to—or slightly suspicious of—green smoothies, this recipe is the place to start. It's easy to like and every bit as friendly as befits someone from the tropics.<p><b>Notes</b>:<p>Use baby spinach for a milder-tasting, sweeter smoothie. If you like a brighter, tangier note to your sweets, try the …

Power Potion Recipe

This brightly colored juice is a sweet combination of beets, carrots, apples, clementines, and ginger.<p><b>Note</b>: Juice the ingredients in the order listed for maximum yield. Except for the clementines, there is no need to peel ingredients as long as you've scrubbed them well to remove any earthy bits. I …

Vegan Strawberry Lemonade Smoothie Recipe

Whether you're craving the vibe of a lazy summer's day or just a tangy, not-too-sweet smoothie, this slightly creamy take on strawberry lemonade will get you there.<p><b>Note</b>:<p>If your blender has a hard time processing dates, take Serious Eater catea's brilliant advice. Chop the dates and soak them in …

Classic Green Smoothie by 0 | Epicurious Community Table

This green smoothie is a delicious way to get more raw fruits and vegetables into your diet.<p>If you’re looking for a tasty new way to get more raw …

Nutrition

Kale Spinach and Pear Smoothie

If you’re lucky enough to romance someone with breakfast in bed…. do not bring kale. Bring bacon. Bacon is better in bed. Kale is stupid in bed. Kale …

R.I.P. Amiri Baraka

Amiri Baraka, the provocative writer, critic, activist, professor, and former poet laureate of New Jersey, has died, the <i>Los Angeles Times</i> reports. In late December, he was hospitalized due to an undisclosed illness. He was 79.<p>Baraka was born Everett LeRoi Jones in 1934 in Newark, New Jersey. (In …

Literature