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Foods That Look Like Body Parts - Food Nutrition Facts

1 Carrot: Eye<p>Slice a carrot in half crosswise and it's easy to see that the veggie resembles an eye—look closely and you'll even notice a pattern of …

The Best Cutting Boards & How to Care for Them

By Leslie Stephens<p>Today: Cutting boards are some of the most-used kitchen tools, so it's important to choose the best one for your cooking style. Here's everything you need to know about each material.<p>More: How to care for a wooden cutting board<p>In the realm of kitchen tools, cutting boards get the …

Yolk’s Breakfast + Commissary

Ah, Eggs Benedict. A quivering poached egg ready to burst open and ooze golden sunshine goodness on a delectable combo of bread, meat or veggies, and …

10 Best Fruit Cutting Hacks Because Life Is Hard

Enjoy the fruits of your labor.<p>We owe a lot to many of our ancestors, but whoever discovered how to cut a watermelon and bag it in thirty seconds was a real pioneer.<p>We don't know why the best-tasting, most nutritious fruits have to be the hardest to get into, but we no longer have the right to …

7 Things TSA Wants You to Know About Airport Security

The Transportation Security Agency was created in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in an effort to strengthen airport security and prevent similar events in the future. Flash forward to present day: Security checkpoint lines can be endless, inexperienced travelers can slow things down and …

Daily Hive

It is no secret that sugary beverages are bad for you if you drink them regularly, but what happens immediately after drinking one?<p>The Renegade …

In-N-Out Burger

Sure, Vancouver is home to our very own home-grown food and drink chains like the White Spot, Cactus Club, and Blenz, and we’ve got plenty of Tim …

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Cadeaux Bakery

As the temperature steadily rises in Vancouver keep your cool this summer with everyone’s favourite frozen treat: a delectable ice cream …

Powell Street Festival

Featuring gourmet ice cream tours, a dumpling derby and a craft beer cruise, Vancouver’s food events calendar for August is packed with a range of …

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Lucy’s Eastside Diner

Vancouver is home to an array of excellent eating establishments, from fine-dining restaurants to greasy spoon joints. While some occasions warrant …

Burgoo

Is there anything more comforting than a bowl of homemade mac and cheese? With the right amount of salt, perfectly melty cheese and soft noodles, …

Daily Hive

These Mini Cheesecake Cookie Sandwiches Are the Cutest Things You’ll Ever Make

Step 1<p>Place the butter in a microwave safe bowl and heat for 30 seconds.<p>Step 2<p>Add the brown sugar and vanilla extract and mix it all up.<p>Step 3<p>In a …

Do you see it? Optical illusion makes pretty woman appear on blank canvas

An optical illusion makes participants see a woman with brunette hair after simply staring at a person’s nose for 15 seconds<p>A new optical illusion has surfaced online and it’s much creepier than ‘the dress’.<p>A negative image of a woman’s face appears on one side of the image and an off-white blank …

9 Cold Noodle Recipes for Hot Days

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>When the weather gets hot, the hot get slurping. All across Asia, summer tends to be a humid, sweltering affair. Sadists might …

Harmful chemicals and preservatives

The sunscreen market is a $1.3 billion industry, according to some estimates, and while the product is extremely important to maintain our health, …

A Facebook trick to prevent embarrassment

How long have you been using Facebook? A year? Five years? Ten years? Even if it's been only a few months, you might have some embarrassing information lurking in your history that you don't even remember posting. Do you want your new squeeze, a co-worker, a family member or a potential employer …

Daily Hive

How To Freeze Eggs For Cooking To Make Them Last Longer

There have been quite a few "foodpocolypses" in the past few years. There was the aporkalypse that left many bacon lovers quaking. There was the <i>almost</i> kalepocolypse that would have left half of Portland in a frenzied state. And now, we're in fear of an egg shortage as a result of the Avian Flu …

America's No. 1 tourist spot is a place nobody ever wanted to be: Alcatraz

What is it about an old federal penitentiary that's so appealing to tourists? Alcatraz beat out the Golden Gate Bridge, the Lincoln Memorial and the Statue of Liberty to be selected the No. 1 landmark in the U.S. in TripAdvisor's recent Travelers' Choice awards.<p>It also ranked as the seventh most …

Lobsters Pee From Their Faces And 8 More Facts About Our Favorite Crustaceans

If there's one thing that any lobster lover knows for sure, it's that this crustacean is absolutely delicious -- especially when paired with warm, melted butter. Other than that, most of us don't know much about this bottom-dweller of the sea. And there might be a reason for that.<p>A bit of research …

11 apps that will make you smarter

In fact, there are ways your phone might actually be good for you.<p>We've compiled a list of apps to boost your brainpower, hone your memory, and even improve your emotional intelligence.<p>The science of how exactly our brains work — and how much we can train them — is constantly evolving, but one …

Best fried chicken and waffles in Vancouver

Fried chicken and waffles: a beloved combination of salty and sweet. Perfectly seasoned golden-battered chicken paired with crisp yet soft waffles …

9 Classic Cookies: Tested and Perfected

Look no further for the best cookie recipes. From chocolate chip to simple sugar, these classic cookies have all been tested, perfected and family-approved.<p><b>1. Secret Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies</b><p>With two secret ingredients, these chocolate chip cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the …

Insider Hacks for Your Next Trip to McDonald's

<i>What are some favorite McDonald's hacks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Chuck Chan, Worked at McDonald's 4.5 years,</i> …

CRITICS’ CHOICE SIGNATURE DISH AWARDS

As part of the 7th Annual Chinese Restaurant Awards, 15 dishes have been chosen as the best of the best, thanks to the diligent taste-testing of a …