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The Recipe Keeper

I could hear the urgency in Emily's voice in her phone message. "Mom, call me. I need your recipe for pumpkin bread." My newlywed daughter was …

The Case Against Low-fat Milk Is Stronger Than Ever

For years you've been told to go for skim over full-fat dairy. Even the latest dietary guidelines for Americans urge people to avoid the full fat, …

6 reasons to go green - the benefits of green tea

According to new research, just one cup of green tea a day could lower the risk of heart disease and premature death.<p>The study, conducted by Japanese …

20,000 Cups of Tea Went Into This Portrait

Fancy a cuppa tea? How about 20,OOO cups of tea? Apparenly artist and architect Hong Yi did, because that’s just how many cups of tea she brewed in order to make a thoughtful portrait of a Malaysian tea vendor from the appropriate materials.<p>I wanted to create a piece that reflected an everyday …

Cooking

Vodka and orange marmalade cake recipe

This glorious marmalade and vodka loaf cake is the perfect partner to a cup of tea<p>Makes 2lb loaf<p><b>EQUIPMENT</b><br>2lb loaf tin (measuring 21cm(l)x10cm(w)x5cm(d))<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>Butter for greasing<br>150g butter, softened<br>150g caster sugar<br>3 eggs (medium), beaten at room temperature<br>Zest of 1 orange<br>100g self-raising …

Create Your Own Automated Tea Maker With Arduino

article<p>https://blog.adafruit.com/2015/01/12/create-your-own-automated-tea-maker-with-arduino/<p>Brewing your tea for the perfect amount of time with a …

Fifty Shades of Frenzy

“It changed my life,” my friend announced at dinner a few months ago. The “it” in question was a book, which she described as orgasmic. My interest …

Nicolette Niman: Our Beef Shouldn’t Be With Cows

For years, beef has been Public Enemy Number One for environmentalists and health advocates alike. Headlines warn that livestock production, …

So, You Think You’re Ready To Have A Gay Best Friend?

By Justine McGrath,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1DaxYaf<p>I’ve been best friends with Shane* since 2004, and knowing him has enhanced my life …

What You Should and Shouldn't Say to Someone Diagnosed With Cancer

For those diagnosed, fighting cancer or being a survivor undoubtedly takes a major place in our identity. But being a survivor isn't <i>all</i> that we are. We're still human. We still have feelings. Unfortunately, when the time comes to begin the intimate and sometimes awkward conversation of "I have/had …

Cancer

Porridge could be key to a long and healthy life, says Harvard University

Eating porridge, brown rice or corn each day could protect the heart against disease, Harvard University has found<p>A small bowl of porridge each day could be the key to a long and healthy life, after a major study by Harvard University found that whole grains reduce the risk of dying from heart …

What is a 'perfect' woman? Photo project explores body image

When Daiva Juodelytė was 22-years-old, white spots appeared overnight, covering her arms, legs, and face. After being diagnosed with vitiligo, a condition that causes people to lose pigmentation in random areas of their body, her self confidence was wrecked.<p>Separately, Vaida Virbalaitė was pursuing …