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The Chocolate Cake That Changed Everything

• <i>For the Chocolate Cake:</i><br>• Coconut oil, for greasing the pans<br>• 2 1/2 cups almond flour<br>• 1/4 cup 100% unsweetened cacao powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/2 teaspoon Himalayan pink salt<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 3/4 cup maple syrup<br>• 1 tablespoon vanilla extract<br>• 1 cup Dark Chocolate Fudge Frosting (see below)<br>• 1 cup Vegan Caramel …

Dessert

The Top 10 Novels of 2017

Fiction publishers complained that 2017 was a difficult year to get attention in a fast-moving media climate that was intensely political. But some …

Ansel Elgort Offered Lead Role in ‘Goldfinch’ Adaptation

Warner Bros. and Amazon Studios look to have found the star for their adaptation of Donna Tartt’s acclaimed novel “The Goldfinch,” offering Ansel …

26 Bags That’ll Actually Make You Want To Bring A Lunch

#NomNomNom<p><i>The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

The 50 Most Unforgettable Things You Have to Do Abroad Before You Die

Lists get a bad wrap, especially in the realm of travel, where ditching set plans and itineraries can lead to the greatest adventures. But with a …

Travel

Want to Develop Your Employees? Don't Miss These 8 Teachable Moments | Inc.com

Our greatest responsibility as a leader is to help others become better versions of themselves (our second greatest is to appoint someone to run the March Madness brackets for the office pool).<p>Great leaders are always on the lookout for opportunities to ply this trade, alert for tell-tale teachable …

Leadership

12 "Game of Thrones" Style Castles To Rent This Summer

...just in time for the premiere of Season 7.<p>With <i>Game of Thrones</i> returning this Sunday, luxury rentals on the rise and our affinity for anything royal going strong, it only seems apropos that your summer vacation rental should be something more majestic. Whether you're traveling stateside or have …

The 4-Ingredient Sauce Your Cobbler Is Missing

The Ultimate Sauce for Crisps, Crumbles, and Cobblers<p>Makes 1 cup, about 8 servings<p>1/2 cup heavy cream <br>1/2 vanilla bean, split lengthwise and seeds …

A Fast, Fresh, Take-Anywhere Salad For All Your Summertime Needs

The month of July makes me question my love of cooking. Because as much as I gawk and guffaw over the produce at the market (I mean, have you <i>seen</i> it?), I don't want to cook it, per se. Never is the bounty so great; never is my desire so meek.<p>Feed me pasta with slow-cooked tomatoes and garlic confit …

Feta Cheese

The Five Basic Sauces

Knowing the five basic “mother sauces” is as helpful to the food lover as it is to the chef. Understanding these sauces will help you read menus, …

Cooking

Here's 7 Pancakes From Around The World That Will Change The Way You Think About Pancakes

Which one would you eat?

Breakfast

How I Turned My Camera-Shy Rescue Dog Into A Confident Photo Model

People often ask me how it’s possible my dogs pose so patiently for my camera. My three rescue dogs are conditioned to know that photos mean fun and …

20 Modern Shag Hairstyles Every Cool Girl Needs to Try

It can be tricky trying to sift out which trends are a must-try and which ones can fall by the wayside. But there is one trusted resource we can always turn to — Alexa Chung, who is basically #goals incarnate. Her effortless style and chill sensibilities have us wanting to uproot our lives and …

Medications Can Help People Stop Abusing Alcohol, But Many Don't Know That

Two often-overlooked medications might help millions of Americans who abuse alcohol to quit drinking or cut back.<p>Public health officials, building on a push to treat people who abuse opioids with medications, want physicians to consider using medications to treat alcohol addiction. The drugs can be …

Mental Health

The Wisdom & Style of Colleen Heidemann

While in Palm Springs shooting our recent summer style story, our Founder and Chief Creative Officer wandered into a vintage clothing store. The woman behind the counter — and owner — of that store was Colleen Heidemann, the stunning beauty who’s featured in the pages of Advanced Style. The two …

Ralph Lauren

7 Maps That Will Change How You Think About Global Politics

The ways we look at geopolitics are hopelessly out of date. Military might and the power of nation-states aren’t what they used to be. Now it’s all about who’s the most connected.<p>Power in the 21st century means something very different than it did even a few decades ago. Military might, territory, …

Geography

America’s frightening oligarchy: Thomas Piketty on our widening inequality and the right-wing billionaires who profit from it

Piketty: “Inequality’s rise has been incomparably more massive in the United States”<p>Will oligarchy, or plutocracy, be America’s future? A recent Supreme Court decision striking down all limits on private funding for political campaigns has rekindled that fear. The hundreds of millions doled out by …

Diabetes: can you really eat to beat it?

Converts to the bestselling blood sugar diet say you can. When one type 2 diabetic tried it, he reversed his condition. Four years on, is he still cured?<p>Just over four years ago, my GP gave me unwelcome news: I had type 2 diabetes. I was shocked. I didn’t match the stereotypical patient profile of …

Nutrition

Apple–Brown Sugar Pie

8 Servings<p>Chilling the filled pie before baking helps it keep its shape; preroasting the apples packs in more flavor.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Dough<p>1½ teaspoons kosher salt<p>2¾ cups all-purpose flour, plus more<p>14 tablespoons (1¾ sticks) chilled unsalted butter, cut into pieces<p>⅓ cup chilled …

Baking

An Easy, Excellent & Reliable Biscuit Recipe

Biscuits are, to me, one of the best gifts that the world has bestowed upon home cooks. Once you get the hang of the technique, it's so easy to riff on a basic recipe to satisfy your mood. Add cinnamon and sugar: Dessert! Toss in some cheese and bacon: Breakfast!<p>The real beauty of a biscuit recipe …

Breakfast

Recipe: Indian Chili Chicken

Cut each chicken thigh into 2 to 3 smaller pieces. Place them in a large bowl, and stir in the soy sauce, black pepper, and bouillon powder. Cover …

Recipe: Cheater Nutella Sticky Buns

Cheater Nutella Sticky Buns<p><i>Recipe makes</i><p>15 to 18<p>sticky buns<p>26 ounces frozen puff pastry (3 sheets), defrosted (see Recipe Note) <br>3/4 to 1 cup Nutella …

Puff Pastry

Wedding Heraldry 101: How to Create the Perfect Couple’s Logo

Coats of arms (or, more accurately heraldic achievements) originated around the eleventh century to identify military units and over the centuries began to be used as logos for families of note, churches, towns, universities, and of late, weddings. Those of us not born with a family emblem to use …

Weddings

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>This week: salads, sort-of salads, and a pie (we're not</i> so <i>virtuous).</i><p>Tabbouleh—with creamy tahini dressing—in a taco? Why not? (The Best Bite of the …

Hummingbirds

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

Green ghost town: Nature overtakes an abandoned Chinese village

Creeping vines and other flora have enveloped a small, formerly inhabited fishing village on Shengshan Island roughly 40 miles east of Shanghai, …

Six ways Google is changing travel for the better - and the worse

Remember when people went on holiday with a suitcase, travel documents folder, guidebook, maps, brochures and camera?<p>Then Google came along.<p>It claims that its latest apps function as a personal “butler”, ridding travellers of the need to carry around heavy cameras, maps, guide books and the things …

Nutrigenomics: The Diet That Can Change Your DNA

Diet and exercise. The importance of both was known to the earliest humans, but today we know much more about how food and exercise affects our minds and bodies through scientific evidence. In this two-part series, I delve into the latest science behind diet and exercise and how they are ultimately …

The real best souvenirs to bring home from 19 countries around the world

Travelers always want to bring home something that will remind them of their trip — but many often get stuck buying cheap knick knacks from tourist traps.<p>To avoid getting something you'll only throw away in a few months, we've rounded up a list of some authentic items you should buy when …

Ultimate Summer Road Trip: San Francisco to Los Angeles

Cruise along the Pacific Coast Highway<p>The 450-mile stretch of Pacific Coast Highway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is one of America's most iconic road trips. And for good reasons: vast beaches, towering mountains and uninterrupted views of the Pacific guide you down the California …