Erin Wong

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Nonfiction Book Review: Conan Doyle for the Defense: The True Story of a Sensational British Murder, a Quest for Justice, and the World’s Most Famous Detective Writer by Margalit Fox. Random House, $27 (352p) ISBN 978-0-399-58945-4

Conan Doyle for the Defense: The True Story of a Sensational British Murder, a Quest for Justice, and the World’s Most Famous Detective …

10 Superfoods For Everything From Allergies To Muscle Pain

Illustrated by Caitlin Owens.<p><i>We've all trolled the internet at midnight wondering if our symptoms are normal, or if a bowl of cereal qualifies as</i> …

Nutrition

It's So Easy to Make Cream Scones from Scratch

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Position a rack in the center of the oven and preheat to 400°F. Flour an 8-inch round cake pan. Line a half-sheet pan with …

Greg's Southern Biscuits Recipe

"Light and fluffy and the closest thing I've found to my grandmother's biscuits. Delicious for jams, butter, honey, corn syrup, or just great bread …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Try This Sequence of 5 Fantastic Ab Exercises

The Pilates series of five is a popular sequence of Pilates mat ab exercises that you can put in any workout you do. If you are basically following …

Make a Chocolate Smoothie That Isn't Full of Life-Shortening Sugar

This lightly sweetened morning sipper contains only six grams added sugars—far less than what you’ll typically find at a smoothie shop. Tangy Greek …

Take the Most Beautiful Train Ride in the U.S. for $97

If you want to see the best of the west coast, take a train.<p>Disembarking from Seattle, Washington and running all the way to Los Angeles, California, …

If You Want to Shed Arm Fat, These Are the 11 Exercises to Get You There

Even though most experts agree that you can't spot-reduce fat, it's not unusual to want to target certain parts of the body during a workout. If you're looking to shape up your arms, shed fat, and get stronger, we've picked out the most effective full-body exercises for you. Because it's true — you …

Workouts

5 Anti-Inflammatory Vitamins You Should Be Taking For A Faster Metabolism

There are three important factors in staying trim around your middle. You must have a well-balanced, anti-inflammatory diet along with consistent …

The Best Fried Chicken in Every State

According to Yelp, even states outside the South have good fried chicken.<p>In the South, good fried chicken isn’t hard to find. Sometimes the best …

Texas

We Tasted 14 Fancy Butters, and This Is the Best One

But you probably wouldn't be sad about most of them<p>Butter is great. This is probably not news to you. It makes things taste good. But to me, there …

Dessert

How to see the Sistine Chapel without the crowds

Exploring one of the world’s most famous museums is an awe-inspiring adventure, but more often than not, you’ll be sharing the experience with crowds of fellow travellers. But a new early morning tour at the Vatican Museums will let you explore the home of some of the world’s most famous works of …

Italy

If You Sit at a Desk All Day, You Need These 6 Yoga Poses in Your Life

It's no secret that yoga is teeming with benefits—from the mental to the physical. In case you needed another reason to begin this wellness practice, …

25 Easy Sunday Dinner Ideas Using Chicken That'll Kickstart Your Week

Cure your Sunday blues, in one fowl swoop.<p>Nothing keeps the Sunday scaries away like digging into a comforting home-cooked meal with your family. …

Cooking

Carrot Cupcakes with White Chocolate Cream Cheese Icing Recipe

"This is a very moist and light carrot muffin. It's not too sweet and not greasy like other carrot muffins/cakes. The White Chocolate Cream Cheese …

Dessert

Super Cool Edible Plants for a Fun and Educational Kids’ Vegetable Garden

Kids love gardening. They love to get dirty out in the soil. They love to see things growing. And they absolutely love to do it themselves! Creating …

Gardening

The fascinating history behind 11 common superstitions

Even if you consider yourself a die-hard skeptic, you've probably heard of one or two superstitions in your time — and perhaps even indulged in an occasional good luck ritual of your own.<p>The most common superstitions didn't just materialize out of nowhere. The surprising origins behind some of the …

Ancient History

Jesus Raised Jesus from the Dead — And Why It Matters

A one-of-a-kind death, and a one-of-a-kind resurrection, has been carried out by this one-of-a-kind Person who is more valuable than all else.Watch …

Theology

Todd's Orange and Raspberry Cake

For the cake: Arrange an oven rack in the center of the oven. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter and flour the bottom and sides of 2 nonstick, …

When society said she existed for men’s pleasure only, she said no thanks and started feminism

Mary Wollstonecraft started out as a writer, became a renegade during the French Revolution, and pioneered women’s rights<p>“I am going to be the first …

Feminism

11 New York City Hidden Gems That Aren't Tourist Traps

You may know New York City for Times Square, the Empire State Building or Central Park, but the city that never sleeps also has many hidden gems as …

Here's A Mesmerizing Look Into The Creative Minds Of Black Women

"It’s always been important to have an array of perspectives that express the human experience."<p>Mfon: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora <i>is an anthology of black female photographers, featuring more than 100 artists and their work.</i> <i>The pictures span an array of expressions, from topics as</i> …

Women of Color

4 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Should Start Eating For Clear Skin, According To A Dermatologist

Those who struggle with acne know how hard it is to get rid of it. There are many factors that contribute to breakouts that are out of our control, …

16 breezy beach reads to pack for your next vacation

Whether you love suspenseful mysteries, touching memoirs or fun page-turners, there is no shortage of great reads to check out this summer. A few of our favorites include "Bachelor Nation," which is an inside look at everyone's favorite reality show, and Cleo Wade's beautiful and poetic "Heart …

5 High-Protein, Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie Recipes You Should Try To Lose 5 Pounds Fast

Not all smoothies are created equal. Many of the ones you can buy at stores contain added sugar and fat – the exact opposite of what you want in a …

How to make pastry cream

<i>Editor’s note:</i> Lucky Peach <i>was a magical food magazine that existed from 2011 to 2017. It was beloved by readers, regarded as a destination</i> …

Baking

The Best Books Of 2018 We Can't Wait To Read This Year

This is how I know I’m reading an incredible book. All of the day’s obligations — making my bed, walking to the subway, cooking dinner — become …

15 Chicken Thigh Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Everything I want in my perfect weeknight dinner can be found in a pack of chicken thighs. No matter how I cook it (the options are endless), I know …

Cooking

World's Best Honey Garlic Pork Chops Recipe

"A quick and simple grilled pork chop that everyone will love featuring a simple and easy glaze."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup ketchup<p>2 2/3 tablespoons honey<p>2 …