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Treadmill Walking Weight Loss Workout Plan

Use these workouts to walk off weight on the treadmill<p>Treadmill walking is a great way to burn extra calories each day to help you lose weight. Aim …

22 Brownies That Prove Blondes Do It Better

Blondies > brownies.

How to Make the Ultimate Pound Cake

This rich, buttery cake can do just about anything.<p>Play With Proportions<p>Even if you’re making a “classic” pound cake, it’s best to shy away from the …

15 brilliant places you probably didn't know existed in London

There's so much more to London than big clocks, dildo-shaped skyscrapers, bridges and old Victorian tat. Ditch Zone 1 for a day and go explore …

England

(Counterintuitive) Tips to Run a Small Business

<b>Working a 9-5 job is hard.</b> You spend years doing a job you hate to climb higher on a corporate ladder that probably isn't too crazy about you, either. You think you work too hard. You loathe the 45+ hour work weeks that tend to fall closer to 50-55 hours more often than not, and that says nothing …

A Magical Way To Make Children Focus (Without Any Rewards Or Punishment)

You find that your child loses focus easily at school. The teacher has told you that she loses concentration by the end of the lesson; and as the day …

The Brain

Love za'atar? Try making the addictive Middle Eastern spice blend at home

With a name that sounds like an exotic superhero, <i>za'atar</i> can save food from blandness with just a sprinkle. The woodsy, herbal, citrusy spice blend from the Middle East is thrilling to eat — one taste and the palate veers in surprising and delicious directions.<p><i>Za'atar</i> is a harmony of herb, sesame …

Recipes

What to Eat Before and After Every Kind of Workout

Whether you're eating for endurance or snacking for strength training, it’s not always clear what is best to put into your body. Moreover, “what’s …

Here's How To Make The World's Greatest Chocolate Chip Cookies

Real talk: These cookies are what dreams are made of.<p>Makes about 24 cookies<p><i>Recipe by Lindsay Hunt</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted and cooled to room temperature (8 oz/226g)<p>1¼ cups packed light brown sugar (9 oz/250g)<p>¾ cup granulated sugar (6 oz/175g)<p>2½ cups all-purpose flour, …

Our top chocolate cakes

Everyone loves a wedge of chocolate cake. Here are our all-time favourite recipes, from chefs such as Mark Hix, Diana Henry and Deliciously Ella.<p><b>Chocolate cakes</b><p><b>Mark Hix: Ronnie's chocolate cake</b><p><b>Chocolate cake for a glass of milk</b><p><b>Chocolate blackout cake</b><p><b>Flourless chocolate cake with Irish-coffee</b> …

Dessert

Your Cast Iron Skillet Will Never Be The Same After You Make These Steak And Potato Nachos

AMAZE!<p>2 russet potatoes, sliced<p>1 pound skirt steak<p>4 Tbsp. olive oil<p>Salt (to taste)<p>Pepper (to taste)<p>2 tsp paprika<p>1 cup shredded cheddar cheese<p>½ cup shredded Monterey jack cheese<p>Sour cream<p>Salsa (optional)<p>2 minced green onions<p>1. Place sliced potatoes in a large bowl. Toss with olive oil, salt, pepper, …

How to Make Presidential Chicken Salad

President Woodrow Wilson may have overseen eight of the most eventful years in U.S. history, but his palate was much less exciting.<p><b>President 28:</b> …

Recipes

Splendid Photographs Between Sky and Sea

Antti Viitala is a talented photographer from Finland, based in Cape Town in South Africa. Since his youngest age, he captures images and he’s fast …

Photography

Claire Ptak’s mango buttercream chiffon cake recipe

Alphonso mangoes bring exotic brightness to our bakes. This delicate chiffon sponge cossets their sweetness with in a luxurious mango buttercream icing and tempers all that sugar with a tart dash of lime<p>Before I moved to London, I had never thought much of mangoes. I’d tried them plenty of times …

Our 12 Most Popular Recipes Ever!

This recipe made the cut for obvious reasons! Who doesn't adore chocolate chip cookies? And you probably have all of the ingredients in your pantry already!

Recipes

Flipd app forces you to put your iPhone away so you can get some work done

Let’s face it, your phone is a blessing and a curse. Behind its sleek glass front is a whole world of excitement. All your friends, the entirety of the Internet and <i>omg, a kitten video…</i> If you haven’t the focus or self-discipline to keep the phone away when you’re trying to get some work done, Flipd …

DIY: How to organize your messy cords and cables using only zip ties

Most of the DIY projects we share here at DIY Photography are based specifically around photography gear. That isn’t the case this time around, but …

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