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10 Fascinating Things That Happen to Your Body When You're in Love

Those butterflies in your stomach aren't the only way your bod responds when you're head-over-heels

Relationships

Alex Yam Death: Tributes For York Student Found Dead In University Accommodation

A student found dead in his accommodation at the University of York has been named as Hong Kong teenager Alex Yam.<p>Hoi-chun Alex Yam, a 19-year old …

Inside the secret world of Michelin restaurant inspectors

As a new edition of the all-powerful Michelin Guide is published, Neil Tweedie reveals the agony and the ecstasy of winning – or losing – a coveted star.<p>You would be unlikely to spot one. They try not to make frequent repeat visits to minimise the chance of recognition, and often dine in pairs, …

Cheesy seafood gratin

We used salmon and haddock in this creamy oven bake, but use your favourite fish of choice<p>Ingredients<p>2 tsp olive oil<br>• 3 leeks, halved and thinly …

Boiled Peanut Hummus

Makes 1 cup<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Who knew? Boiled peanuts make an outstanding chickpea replacement in this unusual hummus recipe.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup shelled, boiled peanuts (from about 2 cans)<p>2 Tbsp. tahini (sesame seed paste)<p>1 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice<p>1/4 tsp. ground cumin<p>1/8 tsp. cayenne pepper<p>1 …

Balsamic Bean Dip with Fresh Veggies

Makes 4 Servings<p>February 2008Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 15-ounce can cannellini (white kidney beans), drained<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar plus extra for drizzling<p>Oil from jar of sun-dried tomatoes<p>Assorted crudités<p>Pita bread, cut into wedges<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Puree beans, olive oil, …

Food

Toasted Guajillo Chile Salsa

Makes about 2 cups<p>June 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 ounces dried guajillo chiles (about 18), stemmed<p>6 garlic cloves, unpeeled<p>1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt plus more<p>3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar<p>1 teaspoon garlic powder<p>1 teaspoon onion powder<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Heat a large dry cast-iron skillet over …

Miso-Tofu Ranch Dip

Makes 2 cups<p>Umami-loaded ingredients (tofu and miso) make this the most addictive ranch ever.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 oz. drained soft (silken) tofu<p>3 tablespoons white miso (fermented soybean paste)<p>1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<p>2 teaspoons Sherry vinegar or white wine vinegar<p>½ teaspoon garlic …

How to make the perfect bean burgers

Bean burgers are one of those meat-free dishes, like Glamorgan sausages or nut roasts, which suffer unfairly from comparison with what us omnivores like to term "the real thing".<p>While I'm not wild about the idea of mock meat, these are all foods that don't need to piggyback on any better-known …

Wine Review: Pudding wines to serve with fruit desserts

Affordable pudding wines to serve with Diana Henry's fruit dessert recipes<p>The French know how to make the most of dessert wines, sipping sauternes with Roquefort, pouring pineau des Charentes into melon halves, and serving cool Alsace sweeties with pâté. But we Brits don't drink dessert wine nearly …

Top 10 European travel destinations for 2013

Size isn’t everything: Europe is just one quarter the size of Asia, one third the size of Africa, but its pull for travellers is unmatched around the world. If you’re exploring Europe this year – or just dreaming about it – some destinations are bound to come to mind: East London with its shiny …

Return of the Cicadas

Built so that people can walk everywhere, the South Korean city of Songdo is just one of the futuristic cities set to change how we see urban living: http://www.bbc.com/travel/feature/20130618-living-in-cities-of-the-future?OCID=fbtvlimg

The world's best sunrises

Kicking back on a beach, cold beer in hand while watching the sun go down is one of travel’s finest pleasures. But there’s something far more rewarding about heaving yourself from bed in the pitch black and blearily traipsing to the top of a mountain or the edge of a cliff to see the sun rise in …

The Politics of Solutions - Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Nearly everyone involved in politics has been told by a voter: ‘You are all the same.’ Given the Punch and Judy parliamentary routine, it can look …

Top 10 walking tours for globetrotting foodies

The best – and tastiest – way to fast-track your understanding of a city's cuisine is to embark on a guided walking tour that includes sampling the local food. Tuck into the best offerings from street food stalls, meet chefs at cafes and restaurants, and local producers at markets. Best of all, …

Picnic hampers: the best readymade picnics for summer - Telegraph

Tea traditions around the world: in pics - Telegraph

Which side of the property wars are you on?

When the market’s moving, houses get flipped daily, sometimes two to three times in a day.<p>The London, Hong Kong, Sydney and New York real estate markets are hot, fuelled by low interest rates and demand by foreign investors looking for safe places to park their cash — or quick returns from flipping …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Hot tips on Australian wines

Matthew Jukes’s top 100 is a perfect road map to explore the best Aussie wines<p>Graceful, suave and mighty. Confident but composed. Elegant, even. Australian wine has changed. It used to be noisy; a cacophony of clashing primary colours, so punchy you needed a bit of a sit-down just to absorb the …

London’s best rooftop bars

The best rooftop bars in London<p>1<p>Bars and pubs, Hotel bars<p>Rumpus Room<p>South Bank<p><b>What is it?</b> Slick bar on floor 12 of the Mondrian Hotel.<p><b>Why go?</b> Drink …

England

London's best beer gardens

The best beer gardens in north London<p>Bars and pubs<p>The Albion<p>Barnsbury<p>Halfway between Upper Street and the Caledonian Road, this Georgian boozer has …

England

Chocolate, stout and ginger cake recipe

A rich, stout-infused chocolate cake, with a spicy ginger kick.<p>This is my version of Nigella’s classic cake. The addition of ginger gives a deep spiciness that is irresistible.<p>SERVES<p>12-14<p>INGREDIENTS<p>250ml/8½fl oz stout (Guinness is fine)<br>• 250g/8¾oz butter, sliced<br>• 100g/3½oz 70 per cent good-quality …

Oatmeal Recipes That Will Change Your Life Before 8 am

Four ways to turn a good breakfast into premium fuel<p>healthy oatmealbreakfast food.<p><b>Never-Stop Sunflower-Cranberry</b><p><b>Whip it up</b><p><b>Brainy Almond-Blueberry</b><p><b>Whip it up</b><p>Belly-Stuffing Peanut Butter<p><b>Whip it up</b><p>Pumped-Up Banana-Pecan<p><b>Whip it up</b><p>easy recipes

Breakfast

Observer Food Monthly | Life and style

Gooseberry cheesecake, ricotta cream and cherry compote, peach and honey cake – Nigel Slater’s sun-filled fruit and dairy puddings<p>This month, five of …

Five Foodie Reasons To Visit Spain's Costa Brava

Millions of people travel to Spain’s Costa Brava and Girona for a multitude of reasons. Rich history, relaxing on the beach and warm hospitality. But …

The Airbnb Blog – Belong Anywhere

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World's Oldest Person Dies—How Can You Live to 100?

For starters, eat nuts and socialize, says longevity expert Dan Buettner.<p><b>The oldest man ever known to have lived—Japan's Jiroemon Kimura—died Wednesday at 116. Kimura, who was born April 19, 1897, was recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest living person, oldest living man, and oldest</b> …

Expensive experiences, cheaper alternatives

The world’s most iconic travel experiences don’t usually come cheap – but sometimes there are real alternatives. Here are some ideas for the budget-conscious, and expert advice on whether it’s actually worth paying the price for some of these bucket-list classics.<p><b>1. Orient Express vs InterRail</b> …