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15 Shakshuka Recipes for Breakfast or Dinner

If you’re a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of person who doesn’t like to plan out meals, then eggs are probably a constant in your kitchen. Whether they’re for a protein-filled breakfast or a last-minute dinner, eggs are a total lifesaver AND budget friendly. Since you’ve met your monthly quota …

Breakfast

Everyone but Republicans Favors Legalizing Marijuana Nationally

Recent polling shows majorities of nearly every demographic in the U.S. favors changing federal law regarding marijuana.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A recent poll from Quinnipiac University found a big division among Americans about legalizing marijuana at the …

Cannabis

The 12 Types Of Trips You Should Take In Your Lifetime

To some travelers, “vacation” means lying on a tropical beach or staying in an urban hotel, and there’s nothing wrong with that. But the start of a new year is time to think outside the box and start planning trips that help you both unwind <i>and</i> grow as a person.<p>In 2017, and for years to come, do …

Travel

How to travel the world with no money – by people who have done it

Three adventurers share their advice on cash-free journeys around the globe, and reveal the highs and lows of the challenge<p><b>Laura Bingham: 7,000km cycle across South America, July 2016</b><p><b>What was the high point of your trip?</b><br>When my sister joined me for a short while in Argentina. We’d been there for …

Trains

Oyster Casserole

Oyster Casserole topped with Parmesan cheese and golden Panko crumbs makes an elegant addition to your holiday menu.An oyster casserole is a must for …

Casseroles

Toshio Tanahashi: ‘Everything tastes better with ponzu’

Japanese shojin-ryori master chef Toshio Tanahashi needs little to cook – except lots of sieves<p><b>My kitchen is …</b> a temporary one. I’m living in Okinawa in my girlfriend’s apartment, and most of my things are in storage. I don’t need much to be able to cook, though. It’s a small space and everything …

artisanal

Yotam Ottolenghi’s tandoori recipes

The idea of kids’ food or teenage cooking is not a natural one for me. When I was growing up, I simply wanted to eat what my parents were cooking: there just wasn’t the option (or desire) for a separate and bespoke service. It’s only in recent years that I’ve realised how lucky I was to take this …

Food & Dining

Picarones: Peru’s favourite late-night snack

These aniseed-flavoured doughnuts with mashed squash are crispy, chewy and sweet – perfect for soaking up the booze on a night out in Lima<p>Lima is famous for its street food. <i>Anticuchos</i> (beef heart kebabs), pork tamales and <i>arroz con leche</i> (rice pudding) are among the delicacies sold on corners from …

Food Trucks

A foodie’s tour of Aberdeenshire: it’s fit for a prince

Local holidaymaker Prince Charles has opened a restaurant near Balmoral, eastern Scotland, one of many showcasing the area’s superb fresh ingredients<p>Blimey, it’s wet here. The 40-minute drive from Aberdeen airport to Banchory is through overhanging woods and rain-dark farmland, as unseen elves …

Scotland

A Coconut Apple Crisp You Won't Want To Wait Till Thanksgiving To Make

<i>In the lead-up to Thanksgiving, we’re sharing a mix of original recipes, entertaining advice, and seasonal dishes from our favorite bloggers to help</i> …

Add These Vietnamese-Style Wings to Your Game Day Lineup and You Will Win

Fall sports fans, your snacking game is about to get funky. These Vietnamese-style wings pack all of the tongue-tingling spice you crave in …

Cocktail of the week: Tuddenham Mill’s hot Tuddy

Well, we all need a winter warmer on Bonfire night, don’t we? Serves one.<p><b>25ml vodka (we use</b> <b>Wild Knight</b><b>, an English brand made with Norfolk barley)</b><b><br>25ml calvados</b><b><br>½ tsp demerara sugar</b><b><br>100ml apple juice</b><p>Put everything in a small saucepan and warm gently, stirring, until the sugar dissolves. Serve in a …

Suffolk

Five thoroughly impressive cocktails you can easily make at home

Given the difficulties inherent in reproducing some of the world’s best cocktails – a properly-made punch à la Romaine requires an ice cream maker and mastery of the Italian meringue technique – it’s little wonder that we often outsource anything more complicated than a G&T to the professionals.<p>But …

Jack White

This Popular Great Depression Recipe Would Be Inedible By Today's Standards

Unless corned-beef Jell-O sounds good to you.<p>When you have very little resources available, which was undoubtedly the case for many American families …

You Can Now Buy the World’s Best Steaks for $180 a Pound

• <b>Key Details:</b> Blackmore Wagyu steaks from Australia—available for the first time in the U.S. at chef Curtis Stone’s Los Angeles restaurant and butcher …

Profit

Lamb stuffed with preserved lemon, kale and dates

I like this with a watercress salad and a few boiled waxy potatoes.<p>SERVES<p>8<p>INGREDIENTS<p>175g kale, coarse stalks removed<br>• 15g butter<br>• 1 red chilli, deseeded and chopped<br>• ½ tsp ground cumin<br>• 5 dates, stoned and chopped<br>• 2 preserved lemons (1 if you are using home-made), chopped<br>• 2kg leg of lamb, boned<p><b>For the butter</b><p>…

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Figs Nutrition: Amazing Food for Hemorrhoids, High Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, and MORE

This article was republished with permission from yourhealthtube.com<p>Figs nutrition is truly amazing! Fig is the fruit of the ficus tree that belongs to the mulberry family (Moraceae). This fruit has a sweet and unique taste, and chewy and soft texture; littered with little crunchy, eatable seeds. …

Nutrition

Ultimate lemon slice

There’s nothing like a piece of lemon slice to brighten your day! This version is light, citrusy and absolutely lovely with a nice cuppa and a sit …

Vietnamese prawn noodle soup

INGREDIENTS<p>1.5 litres of good chicken, beef, or veg stock<br>• 3 garlic cloves, very finely chopped<br>• 2 red chillies, deseeded for less heat if preferred, very finely chopped<br>• 2 sticks of lemongrass, first two layers removed, the white bit finely chopped<br>• 3cm piece of fresh ginger, peeled and very finely …

Sea Salt and Vinegar Zucchini Chips

Step 3<p>Place zucchini slices in a single layer on 2 baking sheets lined with parchment paper; sprinkle evenly with salt. Bake at 200°F for 2 to 2 1/2 …

Sea Salt

Sesame Noodles recipe will get you through the next heat wave

When it’s really, really hot, the best dish is one that can be served at room temperature or cold. Bonus points if it can hold in the refrigerator …

Food & Dining

Stop Ordering Takeout & Make Your Own Summer Rolls at Home

<b>Cook the shrimp:</b> Bring the water to a boil in a medium saucepan over high heat. Have an ice water bath ready. Add the shrimp to the boiling water and …

Food & Dining

8 delicious slow cooker recipes for the summer

Just because it's not snowing doesn't mean you should be ignoring your Crock-Pot for the season. If anything, it may be the best time of year to bust …

Cooking

The All-American Weed Family

The All-American Weed Family by Ana Sofia KnaufAnnalise Olson says she still remembers the days when her dad grounded her for smoking weed as a …

Cannabis

Watch How This Family Produces 6,000 lbs Of Food At Their Own Home!

Growing your own food used to mean moving to the country, but the modern techniques of urban farming have changed all that. This video takes us on a …

Claire Ptak’s recipes for blueberry pie

Summer is a time for pies. In America we are obsessed with them. Pie contests are the pride of every county fair and in recent years they have made a comeback in cities, too. No longer are they the stuff of roadside diners: entire bakeries are now dedicated to pies.<p>When I left California for …

Baking

What's Cookin, Chicago: Coconut Ginger Chicken Skewers

This past weekend was nothing short of gorgeous weather here in Chicago! The sun was shining, light breezes flowed through just when it was needed …

From Broiled Feta To Falafel: 7 Mediterranean Mezze Recipes

Mezze are small dishes usually served as starters. But from Falafel to Broiled Feta with Garlicky Cherry Tomatoes and Capers, any of these recipes can be combined to make an unforgettable lunch or dinner spread.<p><b>1. Broiled Feta with Garlicky Cherry Tomatoes & Capers</b><p>Transform an ordinary block of …

Feta