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Anti-Inflammatory Toddy (Gut-Healing Recipe)

Today we were lucky enough to have a visit from the very beautiful Lee Holmes in Food Matters HQ as she headed around Australia on her book tour for …

My natural summer survival kit

First, there’s the flight. For long haul flights, if you want to get some sleep there’s no question that melatonin, the neurotransmitter that is …

Vegetarian recipes: the really hungry burger

A modern way to cook a hearty vegetarian burger by Anna Jones<p>I had a little fight with myself over this recipe. Does a veggie burger have a place in a modern book about vegetarian food? Something about veggie burgers feels a bit ‘nut roast at brightly painted cafe wearing hemp trousers’. However, …

Vegetarian Food

Flower Power

<i>Brighten up grey days with Claire Thomson’s summer cake recipe for a lavish high tea</i><p>I love this season. I love it for the long holidays, the children …

Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

In the past few years, Balazs and I have been making a conscious effort to lead more of a minimalist life, so when last night he sent me this …

6 Helpful Stitches for Home Sewing Projects

There are many amazing DIY projects that require a bit of sewing, but that doesn't mean you have to run right out and purchase a sewing machine! Much …

Sewing

The Secret to the Creamiest, Dreamiest Hummus

You could be making better hummus.<p>If it strikes you as a little weird that hummus received top billing as our 2015 Dish of the Year, then, well, you haven’t had chef Michael Solomonov’s. The incredibly rich, ineffably smooth version that he dishes up at Dizengoff, his bustling Philadelphia …

Vegan

The Best Banting Recipes - Free!

Carb-free Cauli-wrapsCauli-wraps are another superb “fake carb” for which we owe thanks to the cauliflower. They won’t keep as long as a standard …

6 reasons women shouldn’t be afraid to travel to India

India, as a travel destination, doesn’t have a great reputation. High-profile cases of rape and molestation have had travellers asking whether it’s …

Happiness Isn’t the Absence of Negative Feelings

Happiness feels intolerably elusive for many of us. Like fog, you can see it from afar, dense and full of shape. But upon approach, its particles loosen and suddenly it becomes out of reach, even though it’s all around you.<p>We put so much emphasis on the pursuit of happiness, but if you stop and …

Detox Vegetable Curry

It’s my last day here at Kamalaya and I thought I’d post up one of my favourite recipes that I’ve been enjoying during my stay. This curry is …

Food

Southern India’s stunning secret

In the south Indian state of Karnataka, pristine backwaters lie untouched, dotted with sleepy hamlets, and the seaside beaches and fertile hill country remain equally undiscovered.<p>While Goa and Kerala have the most well known beaches and backwaters in India, today these palm-fringed lagoons teem …

Asia Travel

Coconut dal

A lovely fragrant twist on the traditional spiced pulse dish<p>MAKES<p>Serves 4-6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200G dal - Toor dahl is a good one, as it does not need soaking<br>• 1/2 400ml can coconut milk<br>• Teaspoon minced ginger<br>• 4 garlic cloves, crushed<br>• 1 tsp turmeric<br>• 1 tbsp ghee or coconut oil<br>• Handful chopped coriander (stalks and …

Spice it up: fragrant curry recipes for an Indian feast

We've picked our favourite curry recipes, from chicken to vegetarian, plus fabulous sides and a sweetly spiced dessert<p>Forget the takeaway: these Indian recipes will be healthier, tastier and more flavoursome than anything you can pick up at your local curry house.<p>From a useful curry base to a fresh …

Curries

Panic, depression and stress: The case against meditation

TWITCHING, trembling, panic, disorientation, hallucinations, terror, depression, mania and psychotic breakdown – these are some of the reported …

National Picnic Week: the best recipes

It doesn’t take much to have the British thinking about picnics. A hint of blue sky, a stray shaft of sunlight, even a break in the drizzle, and we are frenziedly casting about the house for blankets, wicker baskets and coolboxes.<p>Supermarkets are brimming with inventive and delicious portable …

Sandwiches

7 Summer Reads for the Curious Mind

Charles Scribner's Sons<p>Dover Publications, Inc.<p>Kurt Wolff Verlag, Leipzig<p>Charles Scribner's Sons<p>International Publishers<p>Cassell<p>Norton Critical Edition<p>…

Why We’re All Deficient In Magnesium, The Many Signs, & What To Do

I'm in!<p>Signs of magnesium deficiency are <i>everywhere</i> in the United States, <b>if</b> you know what to look for. Unfortunately, the symptoms are so incredibly …

Sesame-Peanut Bars

Makes about 16 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>Practice it with us: Make a batch of these seed-and-nut-packed energy bars. Reach for one any time snack cravings strike. Repeat as often as necessary.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Unsalted butter (for pan)<p>1¼ cups white and/or black sesame …

Food

27 must-have travel apps for every step of your journey

Travel is one of the industries that has completely transformed by the smartphone evolution and as a result, there is an abundance of ingenious apps designed to make your trips easy to plan, cheaper, well-informed and more enjoyable.<p>Short of literally packing your bags and rooting out your …

Apps

9 chemicals to avoid feeding your kids

Your children might love sandwiches, hot dogs, and the occasional sweet treat, but many of the foods they’re eating contain chemicals that can affect their health, development and behavior. What’s more, most of these chemicals have been banned in other countries for years while the U.S. lags behind.<p>…

15 Questions To Ask Your Kids To Help Them Have Good Mindsets

As a loving parent, it is important to instill in your kids the right mindset and attitude. Both determine how your child interprets the world. And …

Happiness

Vegetable Stock

2 quarts<p>Don't bother peeling the onions; their skins add a nice, rich brown color to this vegetable stock. If you'd like, remove the skins for use in dishes when a lighter color is preferred, such as in risotto or cream sauces.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon olive oil<p>2 medium onions, …

Food Preservation

Thai Zucchini Soup Recipe - 101 Cookbooks

My intent here was to make a chilled, pureed, Thai curry soup. It would be summery and refreshing, and at the same time, strong with green curry …

Soup

A Spicy Thai Salad that Deserves Your Time & Attention

<i>Today: A rainbow-colored salad with raw, steamed, and tempura-fried vegetables—plus jam (trust us here).</i><p>Somewhere along the way, salad became the part of the meal that wasn’t given as much thought as, say, the main course—or even dessert. Put some lettuce in a bowl, put whatever seems salady on …

San Francisco

This is how your kid learns: The amazing new neuroscience of “brain plasticity” — and how to make your child smarter

<b>(WIkimedia/Oren Jack Turner/Kuttelvaserova Stuchelova via Shutterstock)</b><p>New products suggest they can build a designer brain for your kid. How can parents take advantage of new science?<p>Stephen Camarata PhD<p>August 15, 2015 6:00pm (UTC)<p><b>What happens to our child’s brain when we parent?</b><p>The discovery of …

The Brain

Browned Butter Banana Bread

Very few people get excited about banana bread and I happen to be one of those people. Whenever I am at a potluck and I see poor old banana bread sitting in a corner by itself, I kind of feel sorry for it. What did it ever do to me? Well, nothing-and I suppose that's the problem.<p>Perhaps I am not a …

Want Great Longevity and Health? It Takes a Village

The secrets of the world’s longest-lived people include community, family, exercise and plenty of beans.<p>By<p>Dan Buettner<p>In a string of whitewashed villages in the mountains of the Italian island of Sardinia, there are 21 centenarians in a population of 10,000. Only about four in 10,000 Americans …

Holistic Medicine

Julia's Best Banana Bread

8 Servings<p>This simple, moist banana bread recipe can also be baked in three small (5¾x3¼”) loaf pans, which is how you’ll find them at Julia’s stand; cooking time will be 40–50 minutes. For the deepest flavor, use ripe bananas with lots of freckles.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil …

Breakfast

61-Point Relaxation

The following relaxation exercise comes from Stephen LaBerge and Howard Rheingold’s <i>Exploring the World of Lucid Dreaming</i> (1990), which they adapted …