Deb Ellis

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25 Recipes That Will Impress Your Mother-in-Law

You’ll need to up your foodie-game to impress your mother-in-law, and these stunning recipes are just the ticket. A step-up from traditional …

Cooking

10 Things You Should Know About Probiotics

Here’s a simple primer on how to buy, store, and consume probiotics.<p>Eager to balance your gut and improve your immunity but overwhelmed by the …

Wellness

Mango Float

You'll want the ripest and juiciest mangoes to really do justice to this popular Filipino dessert. Made of layered whipped sweetened cream, graham …

Dessert

The 5 Healthiest Salad Dressings, According to a Nutritionist

I’m a salad fanatic. I’ve eaten one nearly every day for years, and I love experimenting with different combinations of greens, toppings, and …

Healthy Eating

Getting To Know Artist George Morton-Clark And His Dystopian Artwork

British artist George Morton-Clark deals in ambiguity. Often looking at the darker side of today’s society and the complexities of human nature, it is this openness to interpretation that moves and provokes. On first viewing, the unclarity and the mix of messages causes discomfort. Take the his …

Art

Eye Candy for Today: Van Gogh pen & watercolor sketches

<i>Gate at the Paris Ramparts</i>, <i>Entrance to the Moulin de la Galette</i>, Vincent van GoghPencil, pen & ink, watercolor & gouache on paper, roughly 9 x 12″ …

Art

Easy Bento Box Lunch Ideas for Work and School

Travel to the Mediterranean over your lunch break with this healthy bento box idea that combines Greek salad, hummus, pita and more for a satisfying …

Healthy Eating

Self-taught Patea artist Bruce Adrian has a growing following

In the small Patea Art Gallery in Egmont St hang paintings by new artist Bruce Adrian.<p>Adrian is untrained and now, after two years in Patea, he is …

Art

What Are Muddy Colors And When Should You Avoid Them In Your Paintings

Muddy colors are easily one of the biggest frustrations for my readers. But it also seems to be a confused phrase which is the basis for lots of …

Home Decorating

16 Exercises That Will Keep You Fit After 40

Fight aging with these moves that work on mobility and balance.<p>Getting older doesn’t mean you have to work out less.<p>In fact, you should probably add <i>more</i> exercises to your repertoire as you age to help you stay spry and prevent injury. David Jack, creator of the Men's Health Muscle After 40 (MA40) …

Workouts

Fall in love with celery with this seafood chow mein | The Star

<b>1/2 tsp (2 mL)</b> sambal oelek, plus more to taste<p><b>3 tbsp (15 mL)</b> no salt-added chicken or vegetable broth<p><b>6oz to 7oz (170g to 200g)</b> boneless, skinless …

Food

22 Healthy Versions of Your Kids' Favorite Junk Food Perfect For Their School Lunches

As a parent, you want your kids to eat healthy, well-balanced meals that will give them the nutrients they need as they grow. But we also all remember the temptations of junk food at school, whether it's vending machines, the school cafeteria, or a friend's less-than-healthy lunch. While you want …

Healthy Eating

How to make authentic Nashville hot chicken

Above all, Nashville is known for two things: music and hot chicken. Venture outside of Tennessee and, for the most part, fried chicken is fried …

Recipes

Why You Should Be Eating More Frozen Fish–and What You Need to Know Before Buying It

Fish can be a pesky thing to buy. For some of us, it’s in regular rotation, going into the cart at the supermarket or farmer’s market once or twice a …

Seafood

Zucchini and lemon a natural pairing

Soon gardens will be awash in zucchini. At first, it begins to trickle in and then – bam! – zucchini is suddenly everywhere.<p>Neighbors drop it off on …

Recipes

Every Day Is Thanksgiving When You Have Stuffing Butter

You can wax rhapsodic about your sweet potatoes, or glory in the sweet-tart pop of cranberries, or even try and tell me that the almighty burnished …

Cooking

Seared Salmon with Buttery Couscous and Mango Salsa

Ingredients<p>1 cup Israeli couscous<p>3 green onions sliced<p>1/4 cup chopped fresh chives<p>4 teaspoons butter<p>1/2 teaspoon each salt and pepper<p>4 skinless …

Seafood

A Baker’s Guide to Every Type of Flour

Whether you're an experienced baker trying to get out of your all-purpose rut or a rookie wondering if those specialty flours are just a marketing …

Bread

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a <i>must</i>. Here's the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn't enough to …

Breakfast

Shrimp and Marinated Peach Salad with Blue Cheese and Caramelized Shallot Vinaigrette

Achieve bold and bright flavors within minutes in this colorful, summery-toned salad. The Old Bay Seasoning delivers a kick of signature spice and a …

Blue Cheese

Nigel Slater’s summer salad recipes

We draped old sheets over the kitchen skylights in an attempt to shield ourselves from the sun (I knew they would come in useful one day). We dug out the old Indian fan that cooled us as we cooked, but blew icing sugar over the counters. We drank elderflower cordial and, when the day’s work was …

Recipes

This Must-Have Baking Ingredient Instantly Upgrades Dessert

Whether you’re the designated baker in your family, or your specialty is boxed mix brownies, you probably have a little bottle of vanilla extract in …

Dessert

Roasted Tomato Caprese Summer Rolls

Super fresh and bright, these rolls taste just like summer! Starring fresh tomatoes and basil, creamy chunks of mozzarella, and a knockout basalmic …

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Microwave Lemon Curd Recipe

"This is a delectable lemon curd recipe with the added attraction of being quick and easy to make. It is particularly useful when entertaining and …

Master the Lattice Pie Crust With This Step-by-Step Guide

Weave your way to a classic lattice crust.<p><i>This article on how to make a lattice pie crust was originally published in May 2015 in a slideshow format, but we’ve updated it for your summer pie baking needs in 2018.</i><p><b>Venting and crimping the top crust</b> of your pie doesn't just make it look beautiful; it …

21 Brilliant Cooking Tips From Grandparents

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How to Cut a Recipe in Half So Your Dish Turns Out Perfectly

It's time to get fancy with "half" the spices.<p>July 12, 2018<p>There will undoubtedly be times in your life when you'll come across the perfect recipe. …

I Love This Sandwich at Least as Much as My Actual Children

A weekly dispatch from Bon Appétit food director Carla Lalli Music.<p><i>Every Wednesday night,</i> Bon Appétit <i>food director Carla Lalli Music takes over our newsletter with a sleeper-hit recipe from the Test Kitchen vault. It gets better: If you sign up for our newsletter, you’ll get this letter before</i> …