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How a five-day diet that mimics fasting may 'reboot' the body, reduce cancer risk

Fasting has long been acclaimed as an effective way to lose weight, improve the immune system and boost brain function. But doctors have been loathe …

Holistic Medicine

Authentic Pho Recipe

"This authentic pho isn't quick, but it is delicious. The key is in the broth, which gets simmered for at least 6 hours."<p>Ingredients<p>4 pounds beef …

Recipes

Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

If you like the combination of peanut butter and chocolate then this recipe is perfect for you! This chocolate peanut butter pie is so rich, creamy, …

Dessert

Yotam Ottolenghi’s hummus recipes

Hummus gets its name from the Arabic word for “chickpea”, and traditionally it contains just chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; olive oil is used only to finish it off on the plate. Other versions, based mainly on olive oil and containing anything from beetroot to avocado, I’ve always …

Recipes

How to Make Easy Cast-iron Fruit Cobbler

Before the Crock-Pot or programmable pressure cooker, there was the Dutch oven—the O.G. of slow cooking. Despite all the technological advances in …

3 Best Day Trips from Amsterdam

All easily accessible by train.<p>A visit to Amsterdam might leave you believing that the Netherlands is all picture-perfect canals, impeccably preserved 17th-century buildings, and swarms of bicycles. But there are plenty of other sides to this compact country: Head to Haarlem to experience the …

This blueberry dessert was a wartime main dish

On Memorial Day, we remember the sacrifices military men and women have made for this country. And behind every person in the service, there’s a …

Stuffed Brownie and Peanut Butter Frosting

This stuffed brownie and peanut butter frosting recipe are so chocolatey, rich and creamy! Plus, the preparation method is so easy and simple. …

Best-Ever Crab Cakes with Green Tomato Slaw Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Crab Cakes: Place first 11 ingredients and 1 3⁄4 cups of the panko in a large bowl, and gently combine.<p>Step 2<p>Shape …

Recipes

This Broccoli Salad with Peanut Dressing Is Our Only Memorial Day Plan

Fact: Creamy peanut dressing makes everything taste better.<p>The appearance of raw broccoli—say, on a crudités platter—doesn't exactly get our taste buds tingling. Dry stalks and tiny broccoli flowers between your teeth is nobody's best look. But when we devoured the broccoli salad from beloved pizza …

Memorial Day Weekend

Banana Bread Tiramisu

Amazingly delicious banana bread tiramisu! In general, this dessert does keep well for several days, but if you intend to serve them several days …

Dessert

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

Breakfast

How to make perfect fried rice (and I mean perfect)

I make really great fried rice. Before you silently judge me for this arrogance, know this: Behind this hubris lies the wisdom of my Chinese in-laws. …

12 Of The Best Things To Do In Bruges, Belgium

Look, I’m going to be totally frank, my first ever trip to Belgium was for the waffles! I know, I know, there’s so much more to Belgium (and Bruges) …

5 One-Pot Chicken Recipes That Will Make Your Life Infinitely Easier

We've officially entered that awkward between-season stretch where it's not quite time to put away our Dutch ovens, but it's not quite time to break …

50 Ketogenic Recipes That Everyone Will Enjoy

Low carbs and high fats!<p>When you eat a lot of carbs, your body produces glucose, which is then used to burn energy. Because glucose is being used as the primary source of energy, fats are not needed, and your body stores them. With a Ketogenic diet, you lower your intake of carbs, and your body is …

Black Bean Salad

5 Egg Recipes For Breakfast Lovers

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Easy Magic: Finding a Spectator's Card

01 of 06<p>Card Magic Trick - Introduction<p><b>Effect</b>: A classic plot in magic, you ask a spectator to select a card. You lose the card in the deck and then …

19 Meatless Dump Dinners You Can Make In A Crock Pot

Meatless Monday just got easier.

Venice hotels: 11 best for style and value

Choosing a hotel in Venice can be a labyrinthine process. An annual influx of 28 million tourists (compared to just 55,000 locals) means the <i>calli</i> are …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s mushroom recipes

Nothing spells autumn quite like mushrooms<p>Talk of “earthy flavours” is pretty common at this time of the year, but it really bears repeating in the case of mushrooms, because they taste so very much of the soil from which they grow. Mushrooms don’t have any chlorophyll, so are unable to harvest …

Mushrooms

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

Servings: 12<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>Dough Balls</i><br>3/4 Cup All Purpose Flour<br>1/4 teaspoon Sea Salt<br>1/4 Cup Dark Brown Sugar<br>1/4 Cup White Sugar<br>1/4 Cup Unsalted Butter – …

Winning Pasta with Garlic, Lemon, Capers and Tuna

Even before I worked at <i>Cook's Illustrated</i>, one of my all-time favorite recipes from the magazine was a simple pasta dish ostensibly invented to make …

4 Recipes for Making Your Takeout Favorites at Home

Making restaurant- or takeout-inspired meals at home usually starts with a craving for a certain flavor — maybe the sticky, sweet heat of General …

Fall Slow-Cooker Recipes

Save space in your oven: let your slow cooker create some of our favorite dishes of the season with these slow cooker recipes.<p>Slow cooker recipes are …

Taste Beyond The Tongue