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Chandra malai kofta – vegan recipe

Kofta, if you don't know, is an Indian meatball, in this case a vegan one. Malai means "cream". And Chandra is my middle name. Think a football-shaped dumpling, covered in thick, creamy curry sauce, each mouthful a feast of flavour and texture. Dip into the sauce to hunt for the soft dumpling with …

9 special abilities that show how smart dogs really are

1. Dogs empathise with us.<p><i>Yu Han/Business Insider</i><p>When you look at your dog and yawn, chances are your dog might yawn, too, because dogs can 'catch' …

Vegan Mushroom Stroganoff | Dairy-Free Mushroom Stroganoff | The Blender Girl

This mushroom stroganoff will blow your mind! Yep, it's a big statement, but I stand by it.<p>The mushroom stroganoff I created for my first book, The …

Cooking

One Pot Vegan Mushroom Stroganoff

<i>My One Pot Vegan Mushroom Stroganoff is a healthy & hearty twist on a classic Stroganoff! This cozy and creamy noodle dish is sure to be a</i> …

7 Things I’ve Learned From Making Pizza Every Sunday

I made all the mistakes so you don’t have to.<p><b>Fresh Dough Will Always Make a Better Crust Than Frozen</b><p>While nothing beats a homemade crust (we made it …

Mastering Pasta: How To Make It Perfect And Delicious, Every Single Time

Dejan Kvrgic<p>Blogger, Writer Read full profile<p>Boy, do I love pasta. I’m capable of eating it every day for the rest of my life. Thank you, Italians, …

Italian Food

Creamy Mashed Potatoes & Savory Mushroom Gravy

Vegan Mashed Potatoes with Mushroom Gravy<p>Prep Time<p>15 mins<p>Cook Time<p>40 mins<p>Total Time<p>55 mins<p>Bring on the dreamy Mashed Potatoes & Mushroom Gravy! This …

How to make a tempura batter

Food

8 Classic Overnight Oats Recipes You Should Try

Shares 61K<p>This post right here has been a LONG time coming. I first wrote about overnight oats waaayyy back in 2011, and my love for them has never …

10 Unexpected Things You Haven't Thought to Frame as Art

(Image credit: Cup of Jo)<p>Creating gallery walls or clustering posters together always packs a punch, but what if you're tired of doing the same-old, …

What's the safest cookware?

Nonstick cookware is popular and easy, but it comes with disadvantages.<p>You've likely read about the dangers of nonstick cookware …

Coping Strategies

<b>Listed below are a some of the hundreds of Coping Strategies that Dr. Zeff teaches for the Highly Sensitive Person:</b><p><b>Create a Daily Routine</b><p>1. Your …

Top 21 Anxiety Grounding Techniques

Sometimes the worst stress comes from the things that are all too terribly familiar. There are times that anxiety can make even daily tasks seem …

7 Healthy Eating Tricks That Are Actually So Easy

All doable, all delicious.

Small Living Room? 7 Clever Substitutes for a Coffee Table

In truly tiny apartments, it's not uncommon for renters to forego the traditional coffee table simply to squeeze in a little more seating. An extra …

23 Insanely Gorgeous Sinks You're Going To See All Over Pinterest

The sink thirst is real.

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21 Reasons Why Cows Are Basically Just Really Big Dogs

Hear me out.

12 low-maintenance flowers you can't kill

(Unless you try very hard.)<p>Sometimes you just want a guarantee. You don't have the money or time for that picture-perfect garden that you know …

German coal mine set to become "giant battery" for storing renewable energy

A German coal mine is about to become a massive battery for storing electricity from renewable energy sources. The Prosper-Haniel hard coal mine in …

Renewable Energy

Dog Who Lost Her Pups in Fire Becomes Surrogate to Orphaned Litter

Losing a dog is so hard.<p>Losing a beloved dog who just gave birth to eight puppies is even harder.<p>That’s what happened to Lorna Murphy of Scottsburg, …

Want to Be Happy? Stop Doing These 10 Things.

A few small adjustments to your outlook could be the key to happiness.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, the Journal of Happiness Studies published research by Michael Minkov and Michael Harris Bond that claims happiness has a genetic component -- some people …

The Largest Coal Plant In The Western U.S. Is Closing Decades Ahead Of Schedule

The Navajo Generating Station is the seventh largest source of climate pollution in the country. When it closes in 2019, it will be because of economics–not regulation.<p>Three years ago, the EPA struck a deal with the owners of the largest coal plant in the Western U.S. to close the plant by 2044. …

The case for going to bed at 2:30 am

There’s nothing virtuous about “early to bed, early to rise.”<p>It was like a dream.<p>Last Wednesday, I hit every green light on the drive to Kroger. I made it through the aisles in 15 minutes and didn’t have to wait in line at checkout. Back home, I prepped meals and washed dishes without anyone …

10 things we should all do every day to keep our brains sharp

Let's start giving our brains some TLC!<p>As we get older, it's easy for our brains to get rusty. That's why we want to know how to keep them healthy …

The Brain

A Harvard linguist reveals the most misused words in English

English, as a flexible, global language, has no such designated referee.<p>Therefore, there is no definitive answer to whether you're using a word "correctly."<p>It's all a matter of taste and context. But there are opinions. And some count more than others.<p>Steven Pinker is probably as good an expert to …

15 Super Smart Ways to Use the IKEA Kallax Bookcase

The IKEA Expedit (lately reborn as the Kallax) has, like a lot of classics, an incredibly simple design. And like a lot of IKEA pieces, it lends …