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These Crispy Chicken Thighs Are the Healthy Comfort Food You Deserve

Winter sucks, but these harissa-spiced chicken thighs are amazing.<p><i>This story is part of the 2018 Feel Good Food Plan, our two-week mind-body-belly plan for starting the year off right.</i><p>I am not a fan of winter. Lots of people don’t like the cold, but I really, really, really hate it. I blame growing …

The US has reached the last stage before collapse

In <i>The History of the Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire</i>, Edward Gibbon luridly evokes the Rome of 408 A.D., when the armies of the Goths prepared to descend upon the city.<p>The marks of imperial decadence appeared not only in grotesque displays of public opulence and waste, but also in the collapse …

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As Marriage Standards Change, A Therapist Recommends 'Rethinking Infidelity'

Couples therapist Esther Perel is an expert in cheating. She's spent the past six years of her career focusing on couples who are dealing with infidelity — and she's heard a lot of stories.<p>"It's never been easier to cheat — and it's never been more difficult to keep a secret," she says. "The …

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Smoked Brisket

<b>Welcome to HangryQ – Just trying to make the world a little less HANGRY!</b><p><p>Up on the Q this week is one of our go to recipes that every grillmaster …

Best Carrot Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Line 3 (9-inch) round cakepans with wax paper; lightly grease and flour wax paper. Set pans aside.<p>Step 2<p>Stir together first 4 …

How to make a sourdough starter—and keep it alive

The perfect loaf starts with some bacterial friends.<p>Sourdough bread, tangy and chewy, is my favorite bread for grilled cheese sandwiches (white cheddar only, please), pesto paninis, and eating an entire loaf in one sitting. To rise, this bread doesn't rely on the packets of dried yeast you find in …

How to make your own flavoured vodka, spiced rum and homemade limoncello with these easy boozy Christmas gift ideas

Christmas is just around the corner and shops are filling up with Christmas gifts to buy this season.<p>But if you're panicking on what to get that …

Slow Cook the Most Indulgent Green Bean Casserole This Thanksgiving

[1]<p>Slow-Cooker Green Bean Casserole<p>From Anna Monette Roberts, POPSUGAR Food<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons ghee<br>• 9 ounces brown cremini mushrooms, cut into fourths<br>• 2 oyster mushrooms, shredded into 1-inch pieces<br>• 1 tablespoon flour<br>• 1 tablespoon sherry vinegar<br>• 1 cup vegetable broth<br>• Salt, to taste<br>• 1 pound green …

How to Cook Eggplant

Packed with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, eggplant is a staple of the Mediterranean diet. But cooking with the vegetable may seem a little …

How to Make Potato Gnocchi

Potato gnocchi are a fun, and delicious dinner. See how easy they are to make from scratch with this recipe. Notice that unlike many gnocchi recipes, …

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Is porn harmful? The evidence, the myths and the unknowns

Pornography is now only an internet search away, and is becoming ever more immersive. How is it changing people’s behaviour, relationships and desires?<p>Few things are truly universal. But while people across the world speak different languages, eat different foods and even feel different emotions, …

25 skills every cook should know

We've put together a list of 25 key skills that every beginner cook should know in order to gain confidence in the kitchen...<p>1. How to chop an …

100 Wedding Cocktail Hour Songs That Make a Perfect Playlist

The cocktail hour at your wedding is a magical moment: You're officially a newlywed, drinks are flowing, and there are smiles all around. Create a playlist full of songs to match the golden vibes! Get inspired with this roundup of the best cocktail hour songs (in every genre) to play on the big day!<p>…

Spicy Grilled Cauliflower Steaks

4 servings<p>Choose the largest head of cauliflower you can find. When you cut into it, keep in mind that the two center pieces will stay together, but the two end pieces may fall apart into florets and that’s okay—you should still grill those too! This recipe also easily doubles if you want four …

Grilled Chicken Shawarma

Place all ingredients except chicken in a bowl and mix, or pulse in a food processor to make a paste.<p>Rub chicken on all sides with the marinade, and …

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Our best recipes for beef and pork ribs

As prime summer grilling and smoking season arrives, you’ll need a few rib ticklin’ (sorry) recipes. Here are a few picks from the Recipe Finder to get you started.<p><i>[Easy-sipping beer cocktails for the warm nights ahead]</i><p>Coffee BBQ-Sauced St. Louis-Style Ribs, pictured above. Spare ribs trimmed of …

How to Talk to Your 13-Year-Old About Weed Without Seeming Like a Hypocrite

It's not a matter of if they'll try it, but when.<p>Making your way through this cruel, confounding, ever-changing world is difficult. Something make you anxious this week, or any week? Lay it on me at askdaveholmes@gmail.com. I'm here to help you minimize the damage you will necessarily inflict on …

The Best Homemade Ramen Soup Recipes

Chicken noodle soup has got nothing on these ramen recipes.<p>Traditional Japanese ramen ― the broth-y noodle soup loaded with umami flavors and often times topped with a soft boiled egg ― can take a long time to perfect. Ramen masters spend years honing their craft. But most of us living stateside …

This little girl told her teacher about her dad growing weed, and got the story adorably wrong

Sometimes kids say the darndest things that could result in their parents being charged with illegal possession of marijuana. Such is this case with …

Easy, Cheesy Turmeric-Spiced Crackers to Rival Cheez-Its

Snacks are one of life's small (but great) pleasures. For some reason, snack foods seem to fall squarely in the "buy don't make" category for most people, even people who cook often at home. Perhaps that's because store-bought snacks like crackers and chips rely on heavy doses of salt and …

Michelle Obama's stunning convention speech: 'When they go low, we go high'

With a graciousness that impressed critics and brought supporters to tears, Michelle Obama on Monday night gave a perfectly pitched convention speech that was a ringing endorsement of Hillary Clinton, a backhanded slap at Donald Trump, and a powerful reminder of the historic nature of her husband's …