Lynn Pelletier

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A diet high in fat is best – with the right kind of fat

<i>David Spence is a professor of neurology and clinical pharmacology at Western University and a director at the Stroke Prevention & Atherosclerosis Research Centre, Robarts Research Institute in London, Ont. David Jenkins is the Canada Research Chair in the department of Nutritional Sciences,</i> …

The Best Budget-Friendly Summer Wines

Summertime can make a person (okay, can make <i>me</i>) a little lazy. Who wants to go <i>inside</i> for another beer when you could have an ice-filled cooler outside? Who wants to go to the <i>store</i> for a bottle of wine when you could grab a chilled white or rosé from your own fridge, ready to crack open or bring to …

Pomegranate Molasses

Once difficult to find in the United States, pomegranate molasses is now more readily available at specialty shops and supermarkets. Or you can make …

12 baking hacks that will seriously improve your next batch of cookies

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• The internet is filled with cookie baking hacks.</b><b><br>• Some of the best ones include using unsalted, room-temperature butter, and reducing the flour to make tender cookies.</b><b><br>• Also, don't forget to add a little sea salt to chocolate chip cookies.</b><p>It's the happiest time of the year — …

Tahini Sauce With Garlic and Lemon Recipe

The technique of blending whole unpeeled garlic with lemon to make tahini sauce was something I read in Michael Solomonov's Zahav. With this much garlic you'd think it'd be overwhelming, but don't worry, it stays quite mild due to blending it in the lemon juice.<p>Why It Works<p>Blending whole garlic …

35 Cheesy Appetizers That Are Cheesier Than Your Uncle’s Jokes

Fact: The best kind of apps contain cheese.<p>Nothing starts a party faster than cheesy appetizers. Whether it's a cheese twists, a big bowl of queso, pull-apart cheesy bread, or mozzarella sticks, we can't get enough. Here are 35 to put out at your next shindig.

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46 Cookie Recipes from All Over the World

We gathered as many cookies from the far corners of the world as we could find. <b>To see their recipes and stories, click on the cookies or numbers above (or the legend below).</b> (And to see Cookie Monster gobble every last one of them up, head here.)<p>And tell us where to find yours: Pin your own cookies …

How to Tell if Wood Pallets are Safe for Crafting

There are two steps to choosing a safe wood pallet for crafting: sourcing wisely and looking for key markings on the pallet. Before you pick up the …

No Butter? No Problem. Every Baking Substitute You Could Ever Need.

You're halfway through a brownie recipe -- pot-infused or otherwise -- when you realize you have no eggs, and the grocery store is closed. You <i>could</i> …

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Tomato Tonnato

<i>Vitello tonnato</i> (Tunnied Veal) is one of my favorite summer dishes, but I had never thought about other uses for tonnato sauce until I saw a Facebook …

Homemade Limoncello

Everyone likes limoncello. For me, just a sip brings back memories of summer and sand and seafood by the shore. The best limoncello exquisitely …

Gattò di patate (Neapolitan Potato "Cake")

Another example of the French Bourbon legacy in Neapolitan cooking, this <i>gattò</i>—from the French <i>gateau</i>—is a savory <b>potato ‘cake’</b> made of mashed potatoes …

Marbled Clay Ring Dish

<b>Supplies:</b> <br>–white, black, and colored oven bake clay (a few ounces of colored clay and the 1.75 pound white clay will make several dishes!)<br>-X-Acto …

24 Most Effective Stability Ball Exercises To Enhance Your Body Shape

Jane Dizon<p>Nurse, Digital Marketing Specialist, and Writer Read full profile<p>Some people call them stability balls, exercise balls, Swiss balls, or …

Audrey Hepburn’s Moving Screen Test for Roman Holiday (1953)

When you think of Audrey Hepburn, you think of <i>Roman Holiday</i>, the 1953 film that launched her career. How can you forget Hepburn as Princess Anne? …

8 Essential Enchilada Recipes

Enchilada recipes tend to be all over the place, from classic Mexican to the cheesiest, gooiest, most “gravy”-covered Tex-Mex versions imaginable. …

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 …

11 Decorative Uses for an Old Ladder

Big or small, they work inside and outside the house.<p>Big or small, they work inside and outside the house.

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Publish and be spammed: a new way of thinking about email

With blogging on the wane, a few enterprising sorts have gone back to the humble inbox as a new place for self-publishing to thrive<p>Something weird has happened to email. For the past decade, if you wanted to share short, personal writing via the internet, you started a blog. Websites such as …

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Recipe: Green Tea Cupcakes with Matcha Cream Cheese Frosting

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>3/4 cup all-purpose flour*<br>• 3/4 cup cake flour*<br>• 2 teaspoons baking powder<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, at room …

Make a Shibori-Dyed Table Runner

Learning a new dyeing technique is an easy and fun way to get custom linens. A grown-up take on tie dye, Japanese shibori is one of the prettiest things you can do to a spare piece of fabric. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to transform a basic sheet into a large-scale geometric table runner …

Asparagus Every Day and Every Way with These 11 Recipes

<i>Pictured: Asparagus with Sweet Onions, Garbanzo Beans, and Mint from CHOW</i>Asparagus is the lazy cook’s best friend. It doesn’t require any fancy tools …

The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous

Its faith-based 12-step program dominates treatment in the United States. But researchers have debunked central tenets of AA doctrine and found dozens of other treatments more effective.<p>J.G. is a lawyer in his early 30s. He’s a fast talker and has the lean, sinewy build of a distance runner. His …

How to Clean Wood

The experts tell us how to keep wood looking new.<p>Shiny wood floors and delicate antiques are lovely, but how to keep them in good condition? We asked some experts to tell us the secret to caring for wood.

Make Polymer Clay Ring Dishes That Look Like Real Pottery

Polymer clay ring dishes are handy little keepers for all of your easy-to-lose bits and baubles. Once you start using them, you’ll definitely want one for your dresser, your night stand, and on the counter near every sink in the house!<p>Polymer clay ring dishes are a great beginner project if you’re …

DIY Statement Rope Necklace | A Pair & A Spare

Perhaps I was a french sailor in a past life but anything nautical feels so right to me. My closet is filled up to the brim with everything striped …