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Revealed: Secret list of Netflix codes that unlock hidden list of films and TV shows

Good news for Netflix users - you can use hidden codes to make searching the extensive streaming site easier.<p>It seems not all content appears when …

The Easiest Way To Grow 11 kilos (25 Pounds) Of Organic Sweet Potatoes At Home

<i>The sweet potato or kumara</i> is a dicotyledonous plant that belongs to the plant family Convolvulaceae. Its large, starchy, sweet-tasting, tuberous …

Life in Kashmir from a Bus Stop

Tuk-tuks, ticket collectors, terminals & organized chaos.<p>It’s almost lunchtime at the Parimpora bus station in Srinagar, Kashmir. The sun is …

Engines

Chef John's Pita Bread Recipe

"Unlike lots of other baked products which are better from a bakery, this is so far superior to the stuff you get at the grocery store, it's not even …

Baking

How to stop annoying robocalls on your iPhone or Android phone

Fight back against the constant, annoying scam calls<p><i>Update May 10th 9:30AM ET: This article was originally published on March 6, 2018 and has been updated to include video.</i><p>Mobile spam calls have been a nuisance for years, but over the last few months, it’s felt to me like there’s been a surge of …

Identity Theft

How to Grow and Harvest Your Own Ginger

Ginger is an excellent herb to keep on hand and adds a unique flavor to any dish. Even better, it’s easy to grow and harvest on your own. You can …

Sur / Toddy

For all my family / friends who want to make / cook Sanna and Sweet Goan Ball recipes but couldn’t fine Sur / Toddy outside Goa. Here is a recipe …

Lift Weights, Eat More Protein, Especially if You’re Over 40

People who would like to become physically stronger should start with weight training and add protein to their diets, according to a comprehensive scientific review of research.<p>The review finds that eating more protein, well past the amounts currently recommended, can significantly augment the …

Nutrition

A Delightful Mouse Marionette Performs an Amazing Number of Dance Styles to the Song ‘Despacito’

Juan Jose Picon captured the performance of an amazing street artist who very skillfully manipulated her red-skirted, red-lipsticked mouse marionette …

Amazing

Hearty vegetarian and vegan mains to satisfy at Thanksgiving

If you're making a vegetarian or vegan main dish for the holidays, you want it to be festive and celebratory. You also want it to be delicious and, perhaps, gild the lily just a little bit. Here are seven ways to go from our Recipe Finder:<p>Roasted Portobello Mushroom, Pecan and Chestnut Wellington. …

Cooking

Goan Sandwich Rolls

A crisp, chutney- and spice-loaded patty on a fluffy roll? There's a reason people in Mumbai go crazy for this sandwich<p>In the bowl of a stand mixer, …

This Moist, Cakey Banana Bread Will Win You Friends

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat 2 (9x5-inch) loaf pans with cooking spray or butter; set aside.<p>Place the flour, …

Baking

Curried Singapore Noodles With Stir-Fried Veggies - The Washington Post

Bring a deep saucepan of water to a boil over high heat.<p>Meanwhile, whisk together the soy sauce, mirin, brown sugar and water in a bowl.<p>Add the noodles to the pot; remove from the heat and let sit for 3 minutes while you peel and grate the ginger.<p>Drain the noodles. Use your clean hands to tear or …

Vegetables

Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

How to Prepare and Cook Jackfruit, the Latest Vegan Food Trend

Being vegan or vegetarian doesn’t mean your cravings for your old favorite foods just suddenly disappear. But it can be hard to replicate the flavors of the meaty meals you long for. Enter jackfruit. The starchy and fibrous fruit can be used in all kinds of recipes, like pulled jackfruit nachos and …

Balancing Realism and Entertainment in Nature Documentaries

The term "documentary" carries with it an inherent expectation of a realistic representation of that which it documents, but of course, there are …

How to plan a better tomato crop this season

Tomatoes are the divas of the vegetable patch — luscious, celebrated and notoriously hard to please. If it’s too chilly, they’ll sulk. If it’s too hot, they’ll throw a tantrum, scattering their blossoms and refusing to perform.<p>Gardeners everywhere know that planting tomatoes prematurely in spring …

Gardening

9 apple recipes that will change your autumn life forever

It’s hard to find a human being out there who doesn’t like apples. It’s a classic American fruit that can be found at grocery stores all year round, …

Breakfast high in protein linked to weight loss, study finds

A diet high in a protein found in dairy products can aid weight loss and help to manage type 2 diabetes, a new study has found.<p>Previous research has …

Spanish Breakfast Casserole with Eggs and Bacon

8 Servings<p>This is ideal for a brunch party; the entire casserole can be assembled the night before so all that’s left to do is bake it the next day. And let’s be real: We’d happily eat it for dinner, too.<p>February 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound country-style white bread, torn into 1-inch pieces<p>½ cup …

Breakfast

Chocolate-Avocado Pudding

6 Servings<p>Leave it to cool-kid mecca Gjusta in Venice, CA, to create a produce-based, low-sugar, vegan-friendly, “good”-fat-filled, crowd-pleasing chocolate pudding recipe. That would also be completely acceptable to eat for breakfast. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking …

Breakfast

Tuna Casserole with Dill and Potato Chips

8 Servings<p>Undercooking the pasta is key; it’s what ensures the casserole won’t be mushy after baking. And the potato chips add crunch to every bite in this nouveau tuna casserole recipe. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>February 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) …

Casseroles

BA's Best Masala Chai

4 Servings<p>This chai is definitively ginger-forward. Feel free to add a little more maple syrup if you like it on the sweeter side. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>February 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1½-inch piece fresh ginger, unpeeled, coarsely grated<p>1 3-inch cinnamon …

Chai

Colcannon

4 Servings<p>There are as many colcannon recipes as there are cooks in Ireland. This one uses softened and crunchy savoy cabbage, as well as garlic and leeks for extra depth.<p>March 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 medium Yukon Gold potatoes (about 1¾ pounds)<p>Kosher salt<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided<p>2 …

Food Preservation

Sourdough English Muffins Recipe

04/19/2018<p>Rose Hawthorne from Connecticut<p>I made this twice this month! Love it! Used suggestions to make the dough slightly wetter than I would have …

Baking

#Blizzard2016: Storm Jonas in 16 Freezing Pictures

Here in Berlin, we thought we had taken some great winter pictures over the last couple of weeks. But as the snow melted this weekend, we looked on …

Weather