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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

National Chocolate Day: 10 convincing health reasons you should eat more of the stuff

Chocolate is the ultimate comfort food, a sure-fire stand-by in times of stress, a reliable source of consolation when life has let us down, and a mood-enhancer and romance-inducer in more positive circumstances. But is it at all healthy?<p>If you scoff lots of it, obviously not. But there are a host …

It may not be your natural way of communicating, but use words and phrases to fit the person you are talking to. If they’re data freaks, lead with …

10 Life Hacks That Will Make You Richer

These clever shortcuts will help you earn more on the job and cut down on needless costs.<p>Picking up new skills as an adult can be tricky, especially …

PORTFOLIO CAREER INSIGHTS

<b>Typical definitions of the portfolio approach include :</b><p>1. A portfolio career is the pursuit of more than one income source simultaneously, usually by …

Synopsis

For Musician Jack White, Any Old Guacamole Just Won't Do

Jack White, formerly of the White Stripes, must really hate bananas. Because according to his concert rider, which was recently made public, he doesn't want to lay eyes on one at his concerts.<p>A "rider" is the set of unusual contractual demands that some pop stars make of their hosts when they're on …

Jack White

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11 Websites That Will Make You Smarter About Money

Not everyone has a financial adviser, and not everyone has the time to read a personal finance book.<p>Luckily, there's the internet.<p>We've made learning about money easier for you by compiling a list of some of our go-to websites for money advice.<p>Happy browsing.<p><b>Why we like it:</b>Investopedia's dictionary …

Personal Finance

Watch This Pregnant Woman Surfing

Well, that’s one way to stay fit while eating for two<p>Last year, Australian surfer Kristi Olivares was hitting the waves four days a week with her friends and documenting the whole experience. Oh right, and did we mention she was <i>pregnant</i>?<p><b>MORE:</b> What Sex REALLY Feels Like After You Have a Baby<p>Olivares …

Home Birth

6 Ways to Rise Above Plastics: Break Bad Habits

Photo: Surfrider Australia/Daniel Fryer<p><b>The reality of plastic pollution is that it is happening in every home, office, school and community. It’s</b> …

Pollution

Kelly Slater on CNN: His Recipe for Success

<b>Kelly Slater’s career as a professional surfer is one of the most amazing stories of long-running success in sporting history.</b> From being the …

What He Rode: Kelly Slater

Kelly Slater with the board used to stick his massive rotation in Portugal. Photo: Glaser<p><b>KELLY SLATER</b> <i><br>HEIGHT:</i> 5’9″ (175 cm) <i><br>WEIGHT:</i> 159 lbs (72</b> …

How I Prepare for Winter Swells

The winter swell isn’t going to surf itself… Photo: Instagram<p><i>Big wave surfing, like most things in life, is all about preparation. For Ian Walsh this</i> …

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Triumph and Tragedy Unfold at Air Tahiti Nui Billabong Pro Trials

Tikanui Smith Goes Over the Falls at Teahupo'o<p>Clip of Tikanui Smith incorrectly identified by media outlets as footage of Kevin Bourez's severe …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 169<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves.<p><b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of …

Recipes

25 Twitter Accounts That Will Make You Smarter

1. Mental Floss<p>2. Google Facts<p>3. Neil deGrasse Tyson<p>4. Joanne Manaster<p>5. Juliana Rotich<p>6. TEDTalks<p>7. NASA<p>8. DARPA<p>9. Melinda Gates<p>10. Brian Solis<p>11. …

Coconut 'Nog

Hobo Stew

Avocado Pudding

Lentil Loaf

Baked Banana Cake

Mexi-Grain Salad

Falafel Pie

Apple Tahini Salad

Melon-Fresca

Risotto Patty