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10 Herbs and Spices that Increase Longevity

For most, the ultimate goal of healthy living is a long and vibrant life for they remain active and vital for as long as possible. Healthy eating, …

Set Course for Dumpling Galaxy: The Makings of My Favorite Dumplings in NYC

"The Chinese name is '100 Kinds of Dumpling Garden,' but that's too long for English, so I decided to call the restaurant Dumpling Galaxy."<p>"Like the Samsung phone," she explains. "Everyone has them these days."<p>I'm having tea with Helen You in her palatial new restaurant, where we're about to cook …

10 Pumpkin Smoothies to Kick Off Fall RIGHT

How else would you celebrate autumn's arrival?<p>Summer's caput, which means fall is planning to make its triumphant return! So to welcome back this cooler season, here are 10 sinfully delicious pumpkin smoothies. Who needs a pumpkin spiced latte when you’ve got these frozen concoctions?<p>How about a …

The Barisieur alarm clock automatically brews coffee while you wake

It's no secret the first five minutes of consciousness for many of us each morning involves brewing a cup o' joe. Well to help get a jump-start on things, designer Joshua Renouf has developed a striking alarm clock that starts the process before you even get out of bed. Using induction heating and …

Baklava

Heat oven to 300°. Combine almonds, 1⁄2 cup sugar, bread crumbs, and ground cinnamon in a large bowl; set filling aside. Unwrap phyllo and trim to …

Cupcake Recipes

Martha's Spice Rack Glossary

Spices, the dried buds, barks, roots, seeds, and berries of plants, are among the oldest useful substances known to humans. So useful that the search for the fastest trade routes to spice sources put the world as we know it on the map: Marco Polo went east for spices, Columbus went west. The places …

Chettinad Pepper Chicken (Koli Milagu Masala)

1 (2 1⁄2–3-lb.) chicken or 2-lb. boneless, skinless chicken thighs<p>1⁄4 cup canola oil<p>3 tbsp. coriander seeds<p>1 1⁄2 tbsp. cumin seeds<p>1 1⁄2 tsp. fennel …

How to Make Your Own Ice Cream—without an Ice Cream Maker!

This creative dessert recipe will take your taste buds for a super-fun ride.<p>Calling all ice cream lovers! Want to learn how to make your own ice cream at home, but don't have an expensive ice cream maker? We've got a genius recipe for you that doesn't require anything fancier than a blender and a …

The 10 Healthiest Food Combos Ever

Flavorful and nutritious? We're in!<p><i>This article was written by Leah Zerbe and repurposed with permission from Rodale News.</i><p>In today's world, there's pretty much no limit to what food pairings you can concoct in your kitchen. Exotic, out-of-season, and processed fare is readily available at most …

How to Make Naan

Unlike some other staple Indian breads, which are unleavened and crafted from durum wheat flour, or <i>atta</i>, fluffy <i>naan</i> is made with all-purpose flour …

Bread

Inside Sun Noodle, the Secret Weapon of America's Best Ramen Shops

There were only about three or four ramen shops on Oahu when Hidehito Uki founded Sun Noodle in 1981. Ramen in America was pretty much just a cup of noodles you cooked in the microwave. Uki — who came to Hawaii from Japan to make and sell fresh ramen noodles — wondered how he could ever be …

How to Make Kefir at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: It's easy to make kefir -- a thick and tangy drink that's full of probiotics -- at home.</i> <i>Emma Galloway from My Darling Lemon Thyme</i> <i>shows us …

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When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Linux

Hot and Sour Soup (Beijing/Sichuan)

0<p>Originally uploaded by photosbyjas<p>Hot and sour soup is a Chinese soup and popular regional cuisines of <b>Beijing and Sichuan</b> as a regional dish. The …

Tsukemono

The variety and deliciousness of tsukemono, traditional Japanese pickles, are simply unparalleled.<p>The variety and deliciousness of <i>tsukemono</i>, …

21 Epsom Salt Garden "Cheats" You Don't Want To Miss!

There are many reasons to use Epsom salt (magnesium sulfate) in the garden. It contains magnesium one of what vegetable garden growers call the …

Foods to Promote Thyroid Health

In the spring of 2004, I was diagnosed with Grave’s Disease – an autoimmune disease characterized by hyperthyroidism. I’d felt unwell for years …

Wellness

19 Sugars & Sweeteners: Which Are Healthy?

<b>Will the REAL FOOD Sugar Please Stand Up?</b><p>I love sweet things. As a child I was addicted to white sugar and this caused many health problems. This is …

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Fruit Salad With Lemon-lavender Syrup

Fruit Salad With Lemon-lavender Syrup from Greatist• 5 to 7 pounds ripe stone fruit (I used a mix of nectarines, peaches, plums, apricots, and …

The Fresh Ramen Kits From Sun Noodle Will Knock Your Socks Off

If you've eaten great ramen in New York or LA, chances are you've eaten Sun Noodle. With three factories—their original in Hawaii, one in LA, and their newest in New Jersey—they produce almost 100,000 servings of noodles daily, supplying hundreds of restaurants. They've been called the Pat LaFrieda …

7 Favorites: Fair-Trade Bedcovers

We stand by the concept of fair-trade goods, but the products often leave something to be desired design-wise. Here’s a trove of fair-trade bed …

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Non-Toxic Pest Control (That Actually Works)

(Image credit: Kate Legere)<p>We all get pests, but how do we get rid of them in a way that is not harmful to the people and pets that live in our …

Pest Control