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7 Egg Recipes For Advanced Egg-perts

This will be the year you can cook perfectly poached eggs. It'll be the time you finally bake up a billowing soufflé and possibly whip up a fluffy batch of egg clouds. Yes, all of these egg recipes are for the advanced cook who needs a challenge in the breakfast department.

Your iPhone's has a hidden signal strength meter

Forget about measuring your cell signal strength using just dots or bars - this simple hack allows you to see the actual signal strength your iPhone …

8 Things Successful People Do With Their Downtime

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you think about the hyper-successful people of the world -- the multi-billionaires, the CEOs, etc. -- you probably imagine them working 24/7. And while they might put in more hours than the average person, they always have at least …

Success

A one-skillet chicken dinner from chef Emeril Lagasse? You know it's got to be good!

Preparation<p>Preheat the oven to 400°F.<p>Season the chicken halves on both sides with the salt and pepper. Set a 12-inch, cast-iron skillet over high …

Chicken Cacciatore – Easy Meals with Video Recipes by Chef Joel Mielle

Step 1<p>Cut the chicken breasts into three, widthwise on a slight angle. Cut the legs in half through the joint. Coat in plain flour. Heat the olive …

Cooking

Love hotels and cuddle cafes: 22 weird and wonderful things about Japan

50 of the world's most unusual hotels

From quirky to downright weird, a guide to the most unusual places to stay around the world, featuring the world's best spaceship treehouses, ice suites, underwater hotels and glass igloos.<p>Treehotel, Harads, Sweden<p>Located in the pine forest around Harads are seven unique ‘treerooms’ (more are …

Costa Rica

Preserved lemons: Discover these golden orbs from the Middle East - and make them yourself

Sometimes it isn’t the taste of a food you fall in love with, but the idea of it.<p>I’d never had a preserved lemon, despite owning <b>Claudia Roden</b>’s <b>Book Of Middle Eastern Food</b> for many years, until, in my 20s, I read a passage describing an Egyptian breakfast in <b>Palace Walk</b> by Naguib Mahfouz. Beans and …

Food Preservation

Easy flatbread recipes from India, Italy and the Middle East

I had never really thought about flatbreads until 1995, when I bought a book called Flatbreads & Flavors. I stood in Books for Cooks in London salivating over the recipes that the authors Naomi Duguid and Jeffrey Alford had gathered: Hunza sprouted-wheat flatbread with apricots; Afghan naan with …

Bread

10 Healthy International Breakfasts

Here’s the thing about why breakfast is so important: After 6+ hours or sleep, your body needs an injection of nutrients to fire up its metabolism …

13 Chocolate Recipes You Won't Believe Are Sugar Free

Addicted to chocolate, and avoiding sugar? Well my friends, I'm here to tell you that watching your sugar intake doesn't mean you are destined to live your life without sweets. You can easily satisfy your sweet tooth with these unbelievably delicious sugar free chocolate recipes. No one will …

How to Make the Best Garlic Knots of Your Life

For those of us who simply love the challenge of going DIY—or don’t happen to live within walking distance of a great New York pizza spot—making garlic knots at home couldn’t be simpler.<p>Like many of the culinary world's greatest hits—duck confit, fried rice, and the whole canon of Tuscany's <i>cucina</i> …

Manhattan

55 Healthy Chicken Thigh Recipes That Are Affordable and Delicious

Skinless, boneless chicken thighs are meatier, quicker to cook, and surprisingly healthier than you might think. They're also budget friendly for …

Cooking

Deliciously Ella's creamy mango and banana overnight oats

Blitzing mango and banana with ground flaxseed and a splash of almond milk is a delicious way to incorporate fruit into an oaty breakfast<p><b>SERVES</b><br>2<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b> <b><br>For the mango puree:</b><br>1 mango<br>2 ripe bananas<br>1 tbsp ground flaxseed<br>a splash of almond milk (enough to make it blend)<p><b>For the oat mix:</b><br>1 ripe banana<br>⅔ …

Breakfast

8 Homemade Snacks That Hit The Spot

Are there too many processed snacks in your pantry? Time to think outside the box when you need something satisfying between meals. From Crispy Roasted Chickpeas to Herbed Cottage Cheese, these homemade snacks are all a cinch to make and fun to eat.<p><b>1. Crispy Roasted Chickpeas</b><p>When you roast …

The Dairy Products You Should Make at Home, From Simple to Even Simpler

Since I live on an Irish grass-fed dairy farm, it wouldn’t make sense if I <i>didn’t</i> make my own butter, cheeses, and ice cream on a regular basis—I have carte blanche access to gorgeous raw milk.<p>But if you're living a city-centric busy life, you might think twice about taking the time to prepare dairy …

Dessert

How to make the ultimate roast potato

Forget the turkey and stuffing, the pigs in blankets and the cranberry sauce.<p>Isn't the best part of a Christmas lunch, in fact any roast, the humble potato, fluffy and piping on the inside and roasted to crunchy perfection on the outside?<p>Here's a fool-proof recipe for delicious, crunchy roast …

Cranberry Sauce

8 Minestrone Soups to Make Right Now

Minestrone, that warming soup traditionally packed with vegetables, beans and pasta, can be a hearty appetizer to any meal or a filling entree on its …

Cooking

How to make the perfect shakshuka

The classic Middle Eastern breakfast dish is spicy, hearty and cheap. But which veg do you use? Can you get away with tinned tomatoes? And do you reach for harissa, paprika or cayenne to bring the heat?<p>Sometimes, I wonder what we all ate before Yotam Ottolenghi came along. Imagine a world without …

Tomatoes

5 Spice Rubs That Make Chicken Mind-Blowingly Delicious

Because there’s so much more to life than lemon pepper<p>Cooking a big batch of chicken breasts on Sunday is one of the easiest ways to prep protein for your entire week. But eating the same thing day after day is boring as hell.<p>Enter: spice rubs. Whip up several of these mixtures so you can roast …

Seven-Spice Roasted Chicken

This spice-crusted chicken dish makes use of clarified butter to prevent burning while roasting at a high temperature. Spatchcocking the chicken …

20 best pasta recipes: part 2

Peter Gordon’s warm salad of fusilloni, ginger and chilli-roast pumpkin, feta, pumpkin seeds and swiss chard<p>For 4 main course salads – serve with steamed greens or a crisp bitter salad<b><br>pumpkin</b> 600g of flesh, seeds and skin removed, cut into 2cm chunks<b><br>pumpkin seeds</b> 60g<b><br>ginger</b> 1 tbsp, roughly</b> …

Italian Food

13 Copycat Burger Recipes You Can Easily Make at Home

Ordering a burger at your favorite fast food or fine dining chain can be a gamble. Sometimes it’s immensely satisfying — you know that hit-the-spot feel, no fries required — while other times it just doesn’t quite meet your expectations. To ensure you don’t regret your order every time that burger …

17 Make-Ahead Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving meal prep is nothing to joke about. Between getting the house ready for guests, getting in touch with family members and perfecting those flag football plays with the fam, anything that can be prepared ahead of time is a blessing. These recipes can be prepared before Turkey Day, …

The Absolute Most Delicious Way To Make Gravy

The glue that holds Thanksgiving together. Sometimes literally. Get the full Thanksgiving menu here.<p>But even if you didn't roast that specific bird, you can still make this gravy with a few easy substitutions.<p>A way to make it taste more like drippings is to simmer the chicken stock with some …

Recipes

The Best All-Inclusive Resorts In The World For 2015

They literally do it all.<p>Many savvy travelers will tell you that all-inclusive resorts are THE way to travel -- not only because all-inclusives handle the room, food, drinks and fun for one (typically) low price, but also because they're also located in some of the most stunning places on Earth.<p>As …

Dominican Republic

Egypt antiquities officials scoff at Carson pyramid claims

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian antiquities officials on Monday scoffed at claims by Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson that Egypt's ancient pyramids …

Ancient History

Atayef: the best pancakes you will ever make?

For Pancake Day, Great British Bake off winner John Whaite shares a delicious recipe for atayef, sweet Arabic pancakes with ricotta and pistachios<p>I don’t fast, I never have. Neither health nor religion could compel me to part with the one thing I love the most: food. Strangely though, I am more …