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Inkitt, a ‘reader powered’ book publisher, raises $3.9M to discover the next best-selling author

Inkitt, which bills itself as “the world’s first reader-powered book publisher,” has raised $3.9 million in pre-series A funding, in a round led by Redalpine, with Frontline Ventures, Speedinvest and a number of private investors also participating. The Berlin-based startup is part writing and …

Writing

How to Make a Japanese Egg Salad Sandwich

Around this time last summer-meets-autumn, I was on a train from Kyoto to Nara telling a friend about an indulgent <i>omakase</i> dinner I'd had in Tokyo earlier that week. The sushi chef, who'd been in the biz for a measly 30 years, put a slick of wasabi under a triangle of fatty tuna (caught that …

12 Classic Slow Cooker Recipes Every Cook Should Know

My younger brother just bought a slow cooker and texted me late one night asking for advice on classic slow cooker recipes he should know. Of course …

Here's a List of 100 Words Scientists Really Want You to Stop Misusing

I don't think it means what you think it means.<p>Without language, things between humans would get pretty confusing pretty fast. And even though the …

Psychology

The Secret Ingredient to Better Homemade Chicken Stock

It's hard to beat the taste of chicken stock made from scratch. I am not a purist by any means (I keep a few boxes of the store-bought kind on hand …

10 Ways to Eat Chicken Thighs for Dinner

Chicken thighs are a true dinner MVP. They're fattier than lean breasts, which means they're less likely to turn dry with a couple extra minutes on …

17 Recipes Loaded With Melted Cheese, Because You're Worth It

Ooey, gooey melted cheese.<p>There’s a common thread among most of our favorite foods. Grilled cheese, pizza, mac and cheese, they’re all loaded with melted cheese. That’s what we’re really trying to get more of when we eat these foods. Cheese is a godsend in its solid form, but when it falls apart …

12 Sanity-Saving Suppers For Busy Families

Between homework, sports and carpools, getting dinner on the table every night can be stressful. But dinnertime doesn’t need to be difficult. From Easy Chicken Curry to 30-Minute Asian Beef Bowls, all of these simple recipes will have the entire family looking forward to mealtime — even you.<p>1. Easy …

How to Get Your Best Arms Ever in Only 15 Minutes

“This workout is not only an effective way to transform your arms, but you will also see increased muscle definition and toning across your shoulders …

Best Outdoor Cinemas In London

There’s nothing like the great outdoors (when the weather is right, that is). And nothing beats watching a great film in a different setting: romance …

England

Why You Can Still Develop Food Allergies as an Adult

If you have children, you know that protecting them against food allergies is a big concern these days. Such a big concern that doctors recommend treatment against allergies start in utero. (Current research suggests expectant mothers load up on peanuts five times a week or more during pregnancy in …

Chicken And Waffles

Step 1<p>Marinate The Chicken<p>Mix together the buttermilk, hot sauce and salt in a bowl. Slice each chicken fillet into 4 roughly equal goujons, then …

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You Have to See This Pretty, Peachy Pink Kitchen

(Image credit: Roberto Ruiz)<p>Peach! It's practically the color of summer, right? Whether you're searing them on the grill or freezing them into a rich …

A Foolproof Guide to Making the Best Waffles

Try This 20-Minute Daily Clean to Get Your Weekends Back

Weekends should be for recharging, not for catching up on work we didn't get to during the week. This includes housework. While we like the end …

The 4 Easiest Things to Grow in Your Indoor Garden

If you're intimidated by the idea of indoor gardening, don't be! Earlier this year, we worked with green-thumbed pro Amy Pennington, author of</i> …

20 Things to Cook on a Rainy Summer Day

I honestly relish the opportunity to stay inside on a rainy summer day. While I am definitely an individual who can't get enough sunshine, a break …

Scientists find clever way to help you de-clutter your home

If your attic is full of stuff you no longer use but can't bear to give away, a new study may offer you a simple solution.<p>Researchers found that …

Why You Always Wake Up at 3 A.M.—and How to Stop

With anxiety and general life stress often comes an unwelcome 3 a.m. wake-up call that knocks on your door unbidden almost every night. With your …

Going Grain-Free? You Can Still Have Granola!

Whether you need to adopt a grain-free diet for health reasons or you're just looking to start your day on a lighter note, I have good news for you: …

Mango Lassi Pots

Step 1<p>Make Granola Mix<p>Preheat an oven to 160℃. Weigh all of the granola ingredients except for the egg whites into the bowl of a mixer and stir to …

Recipes

These Colorful Insulated Bottles Are Just $10 Right Now

I have a thing for water bottles. I've tried the smart water bottles that track how you much drink all day, I've tried the glass water bottles, I've …

This Simple Menu Is Your Excuse to Throw a Cocktail Party

Text all your friends immediately and tell them you're throwing a cocktail party. With this easy menu, it's possible to host a festive one just a few …

The Easiest Way to Make Tres Leches Cake from Scratch

Make the cake:<p>Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat 9x13-inch baking pan with cooking spray; set aside.<p>Whisk the flour, …

Dessert

A Fast & Fancy Millennial Pink Unicorn Cake

With all sorts of spring and summer entertaining on the horizon — graduation parties, Memorial Day cookouts, bridal showers — you're going to need a …

These Are The Best Cuts Of Steak To Grill

If you're gonna spend your money, make sure it's on the right cut.<p>You can’t just buy a hunk of meat, throw it on the grill and expect to eat a tasty feast. It <i>could</i> happen if luck is on your side, but if you buy the wrong cut of meat chances are you’ll end up with a tough, chewy meal that will feel …

Burger Recipes

• Memorial Day• <b><br>Burger Recipes</b><p>More variations on the classic than you'll know what to do with.<p>Grilling, Smoking, and Barbecue Grilled Black-Olive Burger With Japanese VinegarA rich, deeply flavorful, multicultural burger<p>Korean Grilled Korean Bulgogi Burgers With Kimchi Mayo and Pickled DaikonThe …

9 Delicious And Easy No-Bake Desserts

Your sweet tooth needn’t suffer when it’s too hot to turn on the oven. From a fancy-looking Chocolate & Peanut Butter Icebox Cake to nostalgic Banana Pudding Parfaits, these no-bake recipes are all easy to make and delicious to eat.<p>1. Chocolate Peanut Butter Icebox Cake<p>To make this indulgent …

How to make Angel Food Cake

On Thursday my momma called and said, “Now, I’m leaving Easter Sunday’s dessert up to y’all.” Immediately I knew just what to make. Something that would keep for a few days and won’t melt in this Mississippi Delta heat.<p>Angel Food Cake is a marvel. I tend to only make it in springtime, perhaps …