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These Psychological Thrillers Will Have You on the Edge of Your Beach Towel

Summer, otherwise known as psychological thriller season, is almost upon us. Since we can't wait to hit the beach with a gripping read in one hand …

Chicken with butternut squash, cherry tomatoes and minty yoghurt dressing

It's great to use spices and herbs to add flavour to low-calorie food. This dish tastes just as good with sweet potato instead of butternut squash (and although white potatoes don’t count toward your five-a-day, sweet potatoes do). The nutritional information below is based on using butternut …

Food

50 Essential Western Travel Experiences

Raft the mightiest river<p><b>Colorado River, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ</b><p>“You hope you’ll be right side up at the other end.” That’s how late rafting …

New Grand Canyon zip-lines soar 1,000 feet at West Rim

If you’ve ever imagined flying over a canyon without benefit of helicopter or aircraft, imagine no more.<p>The people who brought you the Skywalk, that transparent walkway jutting over a cliff at the West Rim, now offer a pair of zip-lines at Grand Canyon West.<p>Riders soar nearly 1,000 feet above the …

National Parks

25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

From remote surf towns to fern-covered canyons and massive glaciers, here are some of the most incredible sights the U.S. and Canada have to …

The 25 Most Photogenic (and Breathtaking) Spots in America

From the sky-blue alleyways of Morocco to the hot-air balloons over Cappadocia, our bucket list is <i>beyond</i> full. But you don’t need a passport to see …

10 Reasons You Don’t Want to Miss Northern Arizona

Northern Arizona makes for a perfect getaway from the buzz of busy living. Here are 10 reasons why you should put it on your travel itinerary.<p><b>The</b> …

9 Hidden Caves in Colorado You Need to Explore

We love waterfalls and mountain lakes, but have you ever hiked to a cave? Colorado is home to many caverns, grottos and the like, so make sure you …

Hiking

25 Places in Colorado You’ll Want to Camp

Colorado is one state that you absolutely need to add to to your camping bucket list. Home to the Rocky Mountains, pristine alpine lakes, starry …

Las Vegas to Arizona: It May Just Be the Best American Road Trip

Crested buttes, spiritual Navajo lands and even an ostrich.

National Parks

The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for chargrilled summer vegetables with a cumin and coriander dressing

Indians don’t really ‘do’ salads. Or at least they haven’t until very recently<p>In A Historical Dictionary Of Indian Food (Oxford University Press), by KT Achaya, there is no entry under salad. For such a rich and varied food culture, this feels like a mistake, but there’s a truth behind it: the …

Oxford University Press

How to make the perfect Belgian waffles

These are a delightfully crisp, rich and fluffy way to start the weekend, but should you rise with yeast or bicarbonate of soda? And which produces a crunchier result?<p>What did Brussels ever do for us? Well, waffles are a good start. Not that, strictly speaking, they’re Belgian at all. In fact, …

12 Truths We Wish We'd Known When We Were Young

Dear 16-Year-Old Me,<p>Just you wait.<p>Oh how I cringe when I hear those three words.<p>I cringe because what is inferred is this: you don't have a clue, you haven't seen anything yet, all because the life you have led thus far doesn't measure up to what someone else has experienced.<p>Truth is, I don't want …

Healthy Soup Recipes for Weight Loss

Whether you are trying to shed a few pounds or a great deal more, healthy soup recipes for weight loss can be part of your plan. By using tasty and …

Best Belgian Waffle Recipe (Yeasted Belgian Waffles with Bacon)

This is quite possibly the Best Belgian Waffle Recipe, featuring a yeasted batter and the addition of thick cut bacon!I’ve mentioned before that I’m …

Breakfast

Ultimate One Day Detox: Infographic

So that one cookie turned into two, which turned into five. And that cookie monster session turned into a weekend of boozy brunches and drinks with …

Weight Loss

This Crepe Suzette Cake May Be The Most Stunning Dessert You See All Winter

Crepe cakes are gorgeous by nature. Layer upon layer of cream or mousse spread between layer upon layer of silky crepes, the very construction of a crepe cake is enough to make our hearts melt. Biting through the stacks of the final product is nothing short of heavenly, the layers creating an …

Kale, Avocado, Tangerine, and Sesame Salad

Forgive me, belly. I’ve done you wrong. I mean… I’ve done you so so so <i>right</i>, but wrong wrong <i>wrong</i>.<p>I’ve done you with too much macaroni and cheese. …

Shaved & Curried Cauliflower Salad

“ We do not grow absolutely, chronologically. We grow sometimes in one dimension, and not in another; unevenly. We grow partially. We are relative. …

Advent: A Time to Reflect

Happy Monday everybody! I hope you all had amazing an Thanksgiving with your family and friends. We had a wonderful celebration around the yellow …

Ultimate Birthday Cake From 'Baked Occasions'

Nearly every cookbook has one crowning jewel of a recipe. One big, beautiful must-try. In the case of <i>Baked Occasions</i>, this is that recipe. Three layers of densely spongy "very vanilla" cake are enveloped in layers of bright white frosting and coated with rainbow sprinkles. Cutting into the cake …

A Quinoa Salad That's All About the Beets

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: A hearty beet-and-quinoa salad, spiked with pears and walnuts, that's</i> …

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Salted Caramels

Caramels are one of my favorite candies. That melt-in-your-mouth honeyed flavor with a subtle punch of salt is so addictive, and the perfect canvas for creating delicious Halloween candies. I love making batches of these to keep in bowls at costume parties and get-togethers. Enjoy!<p><b>SALTED …

Dessert

Pumpkin Spice Cinnamon Rolls with Maple Glaze

Cinnamon Rolls are probably my husband’s most favorite treat in the whole world. And he admitted to me the other day that he never even thought twice …

Yeasted Brown-Butter Waffles

8 Servings<p>Once you make the batter, all you need to do the next morning is plug in the waffle iron.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup (1½ sticks) unsalted butter plus more for serving<p>2 cups warm whole milk<p>½ cup buttermilk<p>2 tablespoons sugar<p>1 ¼-oz. envelope active dry yeast (about 2¼ tsp.)<p>1¼ …