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Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

Poached Cod with Tomato and Saffron

4 Servings<p>For this cod recipe, you want to cook it at a lazy simmer; it will make all the difference between buttery, flaky fish and rubbery, tough fillets.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>1 teaspoon Aleppo pepper or ½ teaspoon crushed red pepper …

Why Diets Don't Work -- And What To Do Instead

<b>By Suzanne Gerber, Next Avenue Contributor</b><p>If you’re one of the 100 million Americans trying to lose weight, here’s a hot tip: Don’t go on a diet.<p>A peek at the statistics clearly shows that something is terribly wrong. Marketdata Enterprises, a niche-market research firm, says that in our efforts to …

Mayonnaise Is a Chocolate Cake's Best Friend

The secret to this super-moist chocolate cake? Good old mayonnaise.<p><b>It’s hump day. Why not celebrate with something sweet? Welcome to Baking Wednesday.</b><p>There are some desserts in the world that we'll always have room for, come cheesy gut bomb or 20-course tasting menu. One such dessert is chocolate …

Learn How To Poach An Egg Like They Do In A Restaurant

Ben Starr is a gourmet chef, owner of the upscale Dallas restaurant Frank, and finalist on MasterChef with Gordon Ramsay who has mastered the art of the poach.<p>In this video he shows us how to poach the perfect egg using the method developed by the late, great Julia Child and, you'll be pleasantly …

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7 Ways to Get a Better Body in 30 Minutes or Less

In as little as a minute a day, you can make noticeable changes to your physique and your fitness level (if you keep it up over time, of course).<p>If …

The Question You Wish You'd Asked Yourself At Age 20

MJ Gottlieb’s book, <i>How to Ruin A Business Without Really Trying</i>, is an interesting read that will have you laughing and learning.<p>MJ is the co-founder of a business called N2ITIV (pronounced “Intuitive” – clever). He’s a consummate entrepreneur who believes in the concept of “failing up” in …

Cream of Kale Soup Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p>1 Tbsp. olive oil<br>• 1 large red onion, sliced into thin rings<br>• 1 tsp. brown sugar<br>• 1/2 tsp. sea salt<br>• One 10-ounce bunch kale, trimmed and …

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Are You Busy Being Busy? Four Tips For Effectiveness

Every day, we are all given the same 24 hours. So why do some people get more out of their day than others?<p>The people who are the most successful are the ones who earn the highest return on their hours. Quality matters more than quantity. How do we create the most value in each hour and earn the …

Top adventures in Laos

With its dense forests, limestone caves and endless waterways, Laos is a dream destination for intrepid travellers seeking an off-the-beaten-track corner of Asia.<p>Whether it's kayaking, cycling, rock climbing, ziplining between tree houses or exploring temple ruins – you can choose your own …

Smoothies and fruit juices are a new risk to health, US scientists warn

Fruit juices and smoothies represent a new risk to our health because of the amount of sugar the apparently healthy drinks contain, warn the US scientists who blew the whistle on corn syrup in soft drinks a decade ago.<p>Barry Popkin and George Bray pointed the finger at high fructose corn syrup in …