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The new baker: ginger crunch bars

These moreish mouthfuls have a ginger and syrup icing and a crumbly, crunchy, gingery base – perfect with a cup of tea.<p>When I was a child my mother made a variation on these bar cookies from a Betty Crocker cookbook. Over time I've made the biscuits shorter and more crumbly, but they should still …

4 Things You Can't Skip After a Workout

After you've finished 30 minutes of cardio and lifted the last rep of your last set, what's left to do? Go home? Not quite. Here are four must-dos …

Herby Potato and Smoked Salmon Salad

<i>This herby potato and smoked salmon salad is sure to brighten up your evening without the usual accompanying bloated feeling. Enjoy midweek for a</i> …

Recipes

Top 10 booed singers: After Beyonce is slammed for her V Festival diva antics we run down a list including Justin Bieber and Kanye West

When it comes to the rich and famous, musicians really have it made. Adored the world over, they experience love and affection wherever they go.<p>That …

Luxury hotel openings around the world, August 2013 - Telegraph

A Beginner's Guide To Workout Nutrition: Before, During And After Training

Eating around your training is vital to your progress. Find out the best way to get the nutrients you need for the best results in the gym!<p>At this …

Teen skincare products: six of the best

Teenage years are an exciting but complex time for beauty. Makeup mistakes and experimentation are a significant rite of passage, at a time when creativity and self-expression are very important, yet self-confidence can be low, especially in relation to skin. Readers often ask for recommendations …

Summer Goddess Sun Tea with Chamomile Syrup

Making sun tea is kind of like cheating. In the best way. It sounds fancy and tastes delicious, but requires less effort than you’d think. Our Summer …

Spaghetti with Sun Gold Tomato Sauce

4 Servings<p>Warm spices, supersweet Sun Gold tomatoes, and a short cooking time reinvent the ordinary marinara.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small onion, finely chopped<p>2 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>2 sprigs basil<p>1 sprig thyme<p>½ sprig tarragon<p>1 whole star anise pod<p>1 whole clove<p>4 cups Sun Gold or cherry …

French Sandwich with Radish

<i>Filled with radishes and fresh herbs, this French sandwich is the perfect option for a countryside breakfast or light lunch. A modern twist on the</i> …

6 Tips for a Tight and Toned Body

When it comes to exercise we all have similar goals: we want to lose weight, build muscle, and live a healthy lifestyle. Maybe you don’t want to bulk …

Exercise

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

Healthy Substitutes for Unhealthy Food Cravings

By Maylin Rodriguez-Paez, RN<p>Most of us get unhealthy food cravings <i>at least once in a while</i>.<p>Even if you’re not tempted by the sight of fresh donuts or …

9 Easy Ways to Start Eating Healthier - Ms. Career Girl

As many of you know, I grew up being overweight. It wasn’t until after many fad diets, trips to the gym, and diet pills that I finally learned how to …

Best Summer Salad Recipes

<i>Easy on the eye and the stomach, enjoy these delicious, light summer salad recipes for a light lunch or a tasty side dish.</i><p>Whether you prefer this …

Seasonal Food

Cleansing Waters

<i>StyleNest roundup the best cleansing water to ensure your skin is clean, fresh and free-from grime.</i><p>With a single swipe, a cleansing water can cleanse …

Skin Care

How to dress: pink with red

So I’ve got this pair of pink jeans, which I really like. (No, trust me. They’re nicer than they sound.) Thing is, I have only two tops – a …

How to dress: red and pink - video

Red and pink is the colour combination for next season. There's something about combining two shades that are close together on the colour wheel that …

Summer pastels: Get the look - in pictures

So you've read our fashion editor's column on summer pastels, but how do you go about getting the look yourself?

How to dress: what to wear in 'summer'

Climate chaos brings us a whole new fashion problem. (Whoa there, with the sarky email. I do realise this is not the most significant of the problems …