Jo Wells

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The beginner’s guide to cannabis

Marijuana has always intimidated me. The very mention of it has me flashing back to the older boys in high school who were always trying to get me …

How the Russia Inquiry Began: A Campaign Aide, Drinks and Talk of Political Dirt

WASHINGTON — During a night of heavy drinking at an upscale London bar in May 2016, George Papadopoulos, a young foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign, made a startling revelation to Australia’s top diplomat in Britain: Russia had political dirt on Hillary Clinton.<p>About three weeks earlier, …

Donald Trump

Want to Be Happy? Think Like an Old Person

Jonas Mekas turned 95 this year and won a lifetime achievement award in Frankfurt, Germany. Ping Wong, 92, learned new rules for playing mah-jongg. Helen Moses, who turned 93, mostly gave up talk of marrying Howie Zeimer, her steady companion of the last eight years. Ruth Willig, 94, broke a bone …

New Jersey

7 (totally doable) New Year's resolutions that will change your life

Does the New Year mean a new you — or another failed New Year’s resolution? Probably the latter for most of us, psychologists say, because thinking the flip of a calendar is enough to motivate us to ax all of our bad habits and behaviors is actually really unrealistic.<p>“We typically make resolutions …

Hung Up

A Wintry Pasta to Fill You Up with Joy (and Cheese)

On a recent episode of Radio Cherry Bombe, host Jane Larkworthy asked Colu Henry to pick her five favorite recipes in her cookbook <i>Back Pocket Pasta</i>. Two of the recipes she named, Smoky Pasta alla Vodka and Fusilli Alfredo are favorites of mine as well, and of the five, I had made all but one, which …

Gorgonzola

This Is the Only Sheet Brand I'll Ever Buy Again—Here's Why

About a year ago, I was a woman on a mission. I was going to find nice white sheets for my family that felt great, would last, and that wouldn't feel …

Sewing

This simple mistake could help you find cheap flights, according to a man who frequently flies first and business class for free

As owner of air miles site God Save the Points, he spends his time travelling the globe in first class, writing about the latest hacks in the travel industry. He even once bagged a free ride on a private jet.<p>But while the power of air miles is widely recognised, Ott says there's another, largely …

30 Days of Vegetarian Recipes

Whether you already participate in #meatlessmonday or not, we have a whole new challenge for you: an entire month of vegetarian eating. We've …

Vegetarian White Bean Chili Recipe - Health

Step 1<p>Heat oil in a Dutch oven over medium heat. Add onion, carrot, and celery; cook, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are tender, about 8 …

Chicken Escabèche

4 servings<p>You know what your Tuesday-night chicken wants? An irresistible tangy-sweet bath.<p>September 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon cumin seeds<p>1 tablespoon coriander seeds<p>⅓ cup plus 2 Tbsp. olive oil<p>1 medium onion, chopped<p>1 medium carrot, peeled, chopped<p>6 garlic cloves, smashed<p>1 bay leaf<p>⅔ cup …

Bay Leaf

How to Host a Relaxed Dinner Party Like an Italian

At the root of Western philosophy, there is a dinner party. Whether fictional or real, the Ancient Athenian supper that Plato recounts in his “Symposium” has all the familiar outlines of our own modern gatherings: drunkenness, attempts at moderation, cures for hiccups, a “no shoes” policy, surprise …

Men's Fashion

Hard-Boiled Egg Recipes | Women's Health

16 Genius Ways To Use Hard-Boiled Eggs<p>Time to get cracking!<p>Davide Luciano<p>A hard-boiled egg is quite the wonder—high-protein, low-carb, tasty, cheap!—and there are a zillion (okay, 16) heavenly ways to eat one that go far beyond deviled. Read on for our favorite new ways to enjoy hard-boiled eggs, …

The Hunt for the Perfect Sugar

When the history of sugar is written, 2016 may go down as the year its image turned. Sure, we always knew those sweet white crystals could rot teeth …

The Ultimate Italian Cookie Guide

Can't tell your pizzelles from your anginetti? With this comprehensive cookie guide, you'll be churning out treats like your favorite Italian bakery …

Dessert

Raspberry & Almond Tart: Traditional Italian Recipe

Serves 6-8<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><b>For the pastry:</b><p>225 g/8 oz. /2 cups plain/all-purpose flour<br>• pinch salt<br>• 125 g/4 oz. / ½ cup (1 stick) butter, cut into pieces<br>• 50 g/2 …

Baking

The Lost Ancestral Peanut Of The South Is Revived

A tiny pink peanut is not a white rhinoceros. Nor is it a green turtle or a Bengal tiger. But until a few years ago the Carolina African runner peanut — at one time, the South's most praised peanut, packed with flavor and rich with oil — was much like the rhinoceros and turtle and tiger. That is, …

South Carolina

31 January Recipes for a Healthy Start to the New Year

January: The notorious month of New Year’s resolution is officially here! Though you can obviously plan healthy meals for every month of the year, we’re betting that eating healthy in January tops your list of priorities. If you’re trying to eat clean this month, it can be hard to know where to …

A Simple Almond Tart That Doesn't Need Anything But Itself

I visited some friends in Venice recently and after a delicious lunch of pumpkin soup, grilled vegetables, and persimmons at Skye McAlpine's Venetian home, we took a walk through tiny laneways to a small, nondescript bakery on the corner of a canal in search of a <i>torta di mandorle</i>. They weren't on …

Dessert

Yotam Ottolenghi’s noodle recipes for post-Christmas comfort

Even people who love new recipe ideas hit saturation point at some time in the year. And that’s usually about now. We spend the weeks leading up to Christmas entertaining all the different possibilities being shared left, right and centre, and then, right at the last minute, remember that the …

Boxing Day

Wedding invitation template . Printable Wedding Invitation Suite. Wedding Invitation Suite. Wedding Invitation Set. Save the date. 305

This listing is for a digital file for you to print at home or to send to your local printer. NO physical item will be sent to you. When you purchase this listing, we’ll do all of the editing and send you digital files (that you will not be able to edit). NOT …

Revisiting The Basics: Stylish Ways To Wrap Gifts In Brown Paper

Gift-wrapping is on our list of favorite things to do. We love customizing each gift and finding beautiful new ornaments we can use and new …

Christmas Trees

Yotam Ottolenghi’s sweet treats for the Christmas table – recipes

Christmas is a time for the cook of the house to push the boat out, but not so much that you end up so stressed and exhausted that you don’t have the energy to enjoy the celebrations. This applies to bakes and puddings as much as to the roast turkey and all the rest: the trick is to mix easy and …

Baking

Italy referendum: Renzi risks populist wave

<b>Sunday's referendum on constitutional changes in Italy is threatening to crush the prime minister who called it.</b><p>When Matteo Renzi first suggested the reforms in 2014, not many outside this country paid all that much attention.<p>Italy often tries to change the way its government works. Its prime …

The Prettiest Gingerbread Cake Recipe of the Season

Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. Generously grease and flour a Bundt pan and set aside.<p>Whisk together the flour, baking soda, baking powder and spices. Set aside.<p>In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the egg and sugar until pale in color, about 2-3 minutes.<p>In a separate bowl or large measuring cup, …

The battle for Aleppo, explained

Images from inside the Syrian city.<p>Images from inside the Syrian city.<p>BEIRUT — Syrian and Russian forces are engaged in an all-out blitz to retake the eastern districts of Aleppo, the northern Syrian city that has become a major flash point in the country's five-year civil war. Here's what you need …

Middle East

Curried Lentil-Vegetable Soup

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a large pot or Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add the ginger and 2 minced …

Indian Breads

The High/Low Holiday Table: 11 Ideas to Steal from the Hudson Valley

Meet Dana McClure, Chris Lanier, and their son, Parker. Former Brooklynites—she’s an artist/textile designer, he’s a chef/food stylist—three years …

The Peanutty Broccoli Side That'll Make You Want to Eat More Broccoli

Never thought we'd say it, but this broccoli side is worth writing home about.<p>Two weeks ago, I invited friends over to let me cook them dinner. Hosting isn't something I do very often (and, if we're being honest, cooking isn't either), but I dug through some of <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s easier recipes, selected …

Cooking

A quick recipe for Italian soft almond biscuits from Rachel Roddy

A friend of mine makes something called “coat-on sauce”. You may well know the recipe – it is Marcella Hazan’s. A big tin of plum tomatoes, a peeled onion cut in two, a thick slice of butter and salt put in a pan with the lid ajar, then left to blip and burp for 45 minutes, in which time everything …

Baking

How Gaia Herbs Became a $50 Million Supplement Business | Inc.com

<i>Editor's note: This tour of small businesses across the country highlights the imagination, diversity, and resilience of American enterprise.</i><p>Biodiversity sounds so environmentally correct that one forgets it is also beautiful. Cradled by the gently looming Blue Ridge Mountains, the farm at Gaia …

Costa Rica