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D.T. Suzuki on What Freedom Really Means and How Zen Can Help Us Cultivate Our Character

“The ego-shell in which we live is the hardest thing to outgrow.”<p>Alan Watts may be credited with popularizing Eastern philosophy in the West, but he owes the entire trajectory of his life and legacy to a single encounter with the Zen Buddhist sage <b>D.T. Suzuki</b> (October 18, 1870–July 12, 1966) — one …

Meditation

10 Healthy Boosts for That Morning Smoothie

We all know we should be eating more fruits and vegetables, but most of us are lucky if we have enough time to make toast in the morning. Here are 10 …

5 easy sugar cookies to make this holiday season

A Christmas cookie plate is not complete without a batch of sugar cookies. Since these simple cookies are made with little more than pantry ingredients, adding good quality butter and fresh spices — if using — will only make them better. Common wisdom says to chill the dough before rolling it out, …

Dessert

This Holiday, Make the Roast With the Most

Making a show-stopping holiday roast is easier than it looks. This video shows you how.<p>Pulling off a show-stopping holiday roast can seem intimidating. It's an expensive cut of meat, and anxiety about serving an undercooked piece of meat to your friends and family can often lead to dry, stringy …

Menu: A Vietnamese Pho Dinner

Make extra of the carrot and daikon pickle needed for the lotus stem salad—it keeps well and is great to have on hand for banh mi sandwiches or …

How to Cook Pot Roast, Without a Recipe

Pot roast (or pot au feu if you're being fancy) is one of the most satisfying winter dishes. Here's how to nail it, every time<p>A few weeks back, just after Thanksgiving, Hugh Acheson posted this pot roast photo on his Instagram account. Two thoughts popped in my head: 1) Damn, that looks good. 2) …

14 Incredible Meals You Need to Try Before the End of the Year

From fish to French toast, these were our favorite foods of 2014. Eat up if you missed out

7 Crock Pot Entrées to Add to Your Dinner Arsenal

Search the Internet for slow cooker entrées, and you’ll find there’s no shortage of recipes online. But you’ll likely also discover that the majority …

Christmas - Advice, Tips, Recipes and more

SO - I am turning 50 this December and it is my plan to see the Rockettes Christmas Spectacular in NYC. I would be ha...<p>I have not been to Mexico …

Christmas Eve

14 Crowd-Pleasing Family Meals from the Slow Cooker

Even if you’re the world’s most avid home cook, let’s be honest: Between work, family commitments, and now, holiday shopping, sometimes you just need …

12 Reasons to Make More Meatloaf!

Maybe your mom made meatloaf, maybe you ate it in school or at diners, or perhaps you discovered it later in life in its arguably greatest form: the …

Cooking

9 Chex Mix Recipes Perfect for a Party

Rule number one of a successful party: Always have some Chex Mix. Chex Party Mix has been a staple for over 50 years and can be thrown together in a …

Dessert

Our 39 Best Holiday Roast Recipes To Carve This Season

All the roast ham, lamb, and prime rib you could dream of<p>Celebrate the holidays in style with these impressive holiday roasts. Whether you're …