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6 Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dogs You Must Try Now

end's #lpInstaTakeover is by @thefella (thefella.com). Behind this handle is Conor MacNeill -- a travel and destination photographer who specialises in landscapes, cityscapes and astrophotography. Originally from Northern Ireland, he aims to travel to every country in the world and is so far up to 50! Here's his first capture. "In the last few years, there's have been several photos that I've really wanted to capture for myself. A number of these have actually been in #Namibia and one of them was capturing the amazing-looking quiver trees (Kokerbooms) under the #MilkyWay." - Conor #travel #lonelyplanet #africa

Lemon tart

Stephen Harris' ultimate lemon tart recipe is a winner<p>This can be difficult to master as the pastry is very delicate. Follow each step carefully to prevent it from leaking.<p>SERVES<p>8- 10<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the pastry</b><p>400g pastry flour<br>• 200g unsalted butter, cut into cubes<br>• Pinch of sea salt<br>• 175g icing sugar<br>• 150ml …

9 Ice Cream Cupcake Recipes That Are Better Than A Whole Ice Cream Cake

Photo credit: How Sweet It Is, A Pumpkin & A Princess<p>Ice cream cakes, no matter how simple, have the ability to stir up lots of nostalgia. They're associated with birthdays, summer, and zero responsibilities -- a trifecta of the best things in life. There isn't much that can top the magic of an ice …

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Your Creative Calendar: 73 Things To Do, See, And Hear This April

• <i>Furious 7,</i> opens April 3. The addition of Jason Statham to this franchise hinted at in the final moments of <i>Fast & Furious 6</i> slaps a jetpack onto the …

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Pat LaFrieda is Heavy Hitter as Citi Field Upgrades Ballpark

The Daktronics high definition video board in centerfield is now 62 percent larger. The fences in right-centerfield are now 3 to 11 feet closer. A Jacob deGrom garden gnome will be given away on May 2. These are all nice upgrades for fans attending Mets home games at Citi Field this season. The …

Gale Gand's Recipe for Strata

Gale Gand's recipe for strata, plus five delicious variations. What are you waiting for? Invite your friends over for a brunch party!<p><b>STRATA</b><p><b>Serves 8</b><p><i>Strata is the bread pudding of savory egg dishes. This super-easy treat generally includes cubes or slices of bread that have been soaked in custard,</i> …

17 Ways to Lose Weight When You Have No Time

If packing your lunch, cooking dinner every night, and getting to the gym regularly sound like things you’ll be able to do half past never, you may …

The 50 Most Essential Kitchen Secrets

Helpful tips and tricks.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.

27 Borderline Genius Ways To Eat Oreos

Think outside of the 36-count box.

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup

<b>Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>For the soup</i><p>2 teaspoons olive oil<br>• 1/2 cup chopped onion<br>• 3 garlic cloves, minced<br>• 3 cups 33% less sodium …

14 Quick and Simple Soups and Stews—400 Calories or Less!

Fresh, fast and under 400 calories per serving, these bowls of comfort from <i>Cooking Light</i> can be ready in no time.<p><b>300 CALORIES OR LESS</b><p>1. <b>Chicken &</b> …

Best Foods For Weight Loss - 10 Best Foods for Weight Loss

What is your favorite food? You may have to say goodbye to it for a little while, but maybe on your weight loss journey, you will find other foods …

Close To Starbucks Lemon Loaf But Better

THE BEST LEMON LOAF YOU WILL EVER HAVE I’m one of those guys who doesn’t like to spend money on foods I can prepare at home if I don’t have to. …

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27 charts that explain how we die - Vox

"In this world," Benjamin Franklin once said, "nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." While we all know that we will die, how and when have changed dramatically over the last century. We've seen common illnesses brought to the brink of eradication because of the invention of …

21 of the Best Peanut Butter Recipes Ever

On sandwiches. In smoothies. Out of the jar. We eat peanut butter on the reg. But the one thing we need more of in our lives? Peanut-butter.<p>Here are 21 of the best peanut butter recipes ever.<p><b>No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie</b><p>Slice. Of. Heaven. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Chocolate Peanut-Butter Pretzel Bars</b><p>No bake. The …

10 Organizing "Tricks" That Are Actually Huge Mistakes

Make sure you're not making these blunders.<p>Having "a place for everything and everything in its place" doesn't necessarily mean you're organized — it just means you have enough space to become a borderline hoarder. Before you crown yourself queen of organization, make sure you're not making these …

The 25 WORST Diet Tips Ever

Because there are BETTER ways to lose weight<p><i>This article was written by Stephanie Castillo and repurposed with permission from</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>You know you can't believe everything you read. And still, you haven't eaten an egg yolk since the nineties, and you can't touch a French fry without being …

Nigella's Flourless Chocolate Orange Cake

In an interview a few days ago, the reporter asked me if I think of my blog as being more savory or sweet. Because of the name, people always assume …

The 7 Easiest Ways Ever to Improve Your Diet

You won't even notice these changes—swear!<p>Of course you know that eating healthy is a lifelong goal—but that doesn't mean that it takes ages to make it happen. In fact, there are tons of quick, easy ways to be sure you're eating well that basically involve zero effort. Here are a few to get you …

African Astronomy: The Top Safari Escapes for Sleeping Under the Stars

<i>By Kristen McKenzie</i>, HotelsCombined.com<p>Africa is renowned for its wildlife, but it also boasts some of the globe's most incredible al fresco sleeping quarters. After combing through hundreds of incredible safari accommodation options available on our website, we here at HotelsCombined have selected …

12 Power Foods You Should Definitely Be Eating

How many of them are already in your diet?<p>Another berry, fish, or nut is proclaimed a "superfood" about every other minute. (Insert eye roll here.) But truth be told, certain eats <i>do</i> deserve props in the fitness arena, says exercise physiologist and nutrition scientist Stacy Sims, Ph.D.—especially …

Stop Lying to Yourself About These Things at Home

Everyone has certain problem places in their homes. You know, the spots where it's just easier to look the other way than to actually deal with the …

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15 Tiny Tweaks That’ll Help You Lose More Weight in 2015

You'll barely even notice the difference—but your waistline will.

Where To Eat Around The French Quarter on Mardi Gras Day

Everyone knows that on Mardi Gras day it's important to stop and refuel, or you're guaranteed to hit a wall. While house parties are a great way to tend to your hunger pangs, you can't always rely on heavily trafficked hummus dip to get you through the day.<p>Here's a guide to the restaurants that …

Drink Like a Founding Father with These Presidents’ Favorite Cocktails

Leo Robitschek, the bar director of the NoMad and Eleven Madison Park, mixes up the favorite cocktails of some of our most esteemed presidents.<p>Ever since I learned that Benjamin Franklin used to drink hard cider for breakfast, I’ve been trying to live my life more like the Founding Fathers. But as …

17 Presidents' Favorite Foods for Presidents' Day

<i>Since we published this post last year, Barack Obama got a little too friendly with the food at a Chipotle and Bill Clinton went from the most famous vegan to possibly cheating on his diet at times. Favorite foods are forever, so this Presidents' Day we revisit this post in honor of our presidents</i> …

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New Life Goal: Live in a 190 Square-Foot Grain Silo

(Image credit: Dwell)<p>Considering that, until today, I only peripherally knew what a grain silo was, that's a pretty big statement. Seriously, why do …