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These Volunteer Organizations Are Perfect for Retirees Who Love to Travel

Beyond the satisfaction of giving back.<p>A few years after he retired from his professorship at the UCLA School of Dentistry, Stuart White began …

Film Festivals

Weight Loss: 5 Desi Protein Rich Breakfast Ideas For Weight Loss

Experts say breakfasts are very essential for breakfast, it plays a crucial role in boosting metabolism.Here are some protein rich foods with which …

Nutrition

21 Appetizers That Taste Great at Room Temperature

You don't have to worry about serving these hot—or letting them warm up. Just set out, and enjoy!<p>1 of 22<p>Room Temperature Appetizers<p>Advertisement<p>2 of …

Food

The most obedient pizza dough

“Do you want pizza dough that stretches out and stays in place? You know, the kind of dough that wants to listen and not wrestle like a seven year …

Recipes

5 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothies To Have In The Morning For A Flat Stomach

There’s no reason to run out of the house each morning without first eating a solid breakfast. Aside from feeling hangry, an empty belly can lead to …

Nutrition

Campfire Mole Chicken

I absolutely love the flavor and aroma of real Mexican mole. It has an exotic quality to it from the nuts, chiles, spices, and bitter Mexican …

Recipes

This Buttery, Too-Darn-Easy Pound Cake Breaks All the Cake Rules

No—I did not invent a recipe for making an excellent pound cake in a food processor. But I know a good thing when I see it, and I saw this good thing in America’s Test Kitchen’s latest book <i>The Perfect Cake</i>. It was simply called “Pound Cake.” Talk about burying the lead!<p>I immediately noticed that it …

Dessert

Crunchy Nut and Fruit Bars | Goop

These are easy to make and so much better for you than store-bought bars, which can be loaded with sugar. Plus, this snack is tart, nutty, and …

Food

25 Vegan Recipes To Grill This Summer

Everything you need for a meat-free, dairy-free BBQ.<p>Welcome to summer! We've officially made it. If you're here, I'm assuming that you or someone you know is either vegan, dairy-free, meat-free, or vegetarian and you're looking for some recipes you can use on the grill. First of all, good for you …

Cooking

Here's How to Turn Frozen Shrimp into a Damn Good Dinner

It's my day job here at Kitchn that convinced me that frozen shrimp was worth keeping in my freezer at all times. Previously, I'd simply buy shrimp …

Cooking

Recipe: Sheet Pan Honey-Dijon Chicken and Vegetables — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you smother chopped chicken breast, crispy potatoes, and tender broccoli in a sweet and tangy honey-mustard sauce, you know you've got something …

Recipes

Here's How to Make Delicious Ice Cream at Home Without an Ice Cream Maker

When I was a kid, making homemade ice cream was never an option. "We don't have an ice cream maker," my mom would remind me all of the many times I'd …

Dessert

No-Recipe Coffee Cake As Tender, Rich, Sweet, Fruity & Spiced As You Like It

Coffee cake is the food of slow, reassuring deliberateness—the food of waiting rooms and break rooms, picnics and funerals, holiday brunches and Sunday mornings. You can’t rush when you eat a piece of coffee cake. I think there’s an actual law somewhere that says you have to consume it slowly, …

A Well-Traveled Couple Launch a Line of Sleek Homes on Wheels

The husband-and-wife duo behind Living Vehicle tell us the story behind the off-grid, mobile home that is shaking up the industry.<p>Santa Barbara, California–based architect Matthew Hofmann and his wife and business partner Joanna have been embracing the nomadic life for the past few years, residing …

Santa Barbara

With fresh strawberries and vanilla, this French butter cake is dreamy | Relish Austin

Maybe you, too, are dreaming of France this summer.<p>Kathy Dube learned how to make this strawberry butter cake while on a recent trip to Burgundy with …

Beyond Margaritas—6 Simple Tequila Drinks to Sip This Summer

Even though Cinco de Mayo may have come and gone, that doesn't mean it's not always time for tequila. What's great about this specific spirit is that …

Swedish Sticky Chocolate Cake (Kladdkaka) Recipe

"This is a Swedish recipe for Kladdkaka (Sticky Chocolate Cake), a rich, and gooey chocolate cake. It should serve 8 but at our house it often serves …

Why Adobe is giving designers its UX design software for free – Quartz

Starting today, Adobe is making its interface design software free to anyone in the world. The XD CC Starter kit includes desktop and mobile versions of Adobe XD, a program that enables designers to create and share prototypes of websites, apps, and other user interfaces.<p>Since moving to a …

UX Design

Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Is the Hottest Drink of Summer | Real Simple

Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Pour the rosé into ice cube trays and freeze until solid, 8 hours or overnight.<p>Step 2<p>Combine the …

Peter Gordon’s recipe for red curried butternut squash, mushrooms and spinach

This is a very mild curry, but you can jazz it up with extra chilli and spices such as cumin and coriander seeds. It can be paired with steamed rice or couscous as the main component of a meal, or served as the vegetable side alongside steamed fish, lamb chops or a roast chicken. Pumpkin, celeriac …

Recipes

5 Delicious Medjool Date Energy Ball Recipes That Are Better Than Dessert

The 16 Best Healthy, Edible Plants to Grow Indoors

From farmers’ markets and Community Supported Agriculture, to urban farms and rooftop gardens, to produce delivery services, more and more people …

Six of the best party snacks

<b>Crab and fennel tarts (pictured above)</b><p>Prep <b>1 hr</b><br>Chill <b>1-2 hr</b><br>Cook <b>30 min</b><br>Makes <b>12</b><p>For the pastry<b><br>175g butter</b>, diced<b><br>200g plain flour</b>, plus extra for dusting<b><br>2 tsp grated parmesan</b><b><br>1 egg yolk</b><b><br>15ml ice-cold water</b><b><br>1 tsp salt</b><p>For the filling<b><br>Juice of 1 lemon</b><b><br>100ml olive oil</b><b><br>Salt and black pepper</b><b><br>1 fennel bulb</b>, finely …

Recipes

Walmart takes over Flipkart for $16 billion; Sachin Bansal to exit

<i>Walmart’s president and CEO Doug McMillon (left) with Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal. The deal marks the latest milestone in Walmart’s drawn-out</i> …

The Fudgy, Swirly Chocolate Cream Cheese Cake My Mom Has Loved Since 1965

“Whenever it's my birthday, I hope this is the cake,” my mom wrote in one version of this recipe that lives in my parents’ online cookbook, a site born in the first dot-com boom of the 1990s. The cake she wished for—the cake in <i>I hope this is the cake</i>—is classic chocolate-chocolate with a swirling …

Top 15 British gins

Here are our favourite British gins, from well known brands such as Tanqueray, Hendrick’s and Bombay Sapphire to craft gins including Two Birds Gin …

Whiskey

How to give your small garden the wow factor all year round

Tips, tricks and advice in this ultimate how-to guide to keep your small garden looking fabulous all year long.<p><b>Most of us have what garden writers call a 'small garden', but we call it a perfectly sized garden.</b><p>If it's big enough to sit out, big enough for a few plants, big enough to make a lovely …

Landscaping

A Honey-Garlic Chicken to Mix-Pour-Bake in 20 Minutes

Weeknight cooking comes in two forms for me, in general. There’s the hurried—nay, <i>harried</i>—kind of nights when the hours slip away like seconds, and you’re rushing to get anything resembling a balanced meal on the table. And there’s the rhythmic, all-business kind, when you’re just executing …

Ina Garten's Chocolate Banana Crumb Cake Is a Must-Make

Preheat the oven to 350°F. Grease and flour an 8x8x2-inch square baking pan.<p>In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, cream …

20 Free DIY Raised Garden Bed Plans & Ideas You Can Build in a Day

​Planting on raised garden beds brings many benefits compared to planting on the ground. But the most crucial one is you can grow a garden even in a …