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The 10 best independent bookshops in the world – readers recommend

Contribute with Guardian Witness<p>Wherever you are in the world, visiting a bookshop is always a treat – but with their numbers dwindling, independent stores that offer something unique are increasingly becoming a destination in themselves. Last year we rounded up some of the world’s most weird and …

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Baked Mozzarella Chicken Rollups

Ingredients<p>4 large skinless/boneless chicken breasts, cut in half lengthwise (makes 8 thin pieces of chicken)<br>• 2 cup of your favorite marinara sauce<br>• 3 …

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22 Best Things to Do in Boston | U.S.News Travel

8 Trips You HAVE to Take Before You Die

There are trips we strongly recommend you take and then there are those that we basically demand. Trust us, as travel experts, we know the getaways that should make your bucket list. Here are eight trips you HAVE to take before you die -- and we even ordered them chronologically with the adventure …

Your Weekend Grocery List

<b>2. Kale:</b> Kale is nothing shy of a superfood for its performance in the kitchen and in our bodies. This leafy green is an excellent source of folate, fiber, and carotenoids, which on their own have been shown to protect us from certain types of cancers. From salad greens, to a tasty dip, to a simple …

No-Bake Peanut Butter Lover's Pie

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>30 minutes<p>A Nutter Butter crust is topped with a peanut butter mousse, whipped cream …

Grilled Jerk Shrimp Tacos Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 798

The Summer Drink That Will Make Your Skin Glow

<b>Green Tea</b><br>Its antioxidants help prevent heart disease and reduce inflammation, says Gayl Canfield, Ph.D., director of nutrition research at The Pritikin Longevity Center in Miami<p><b>Lemon Juice</b><br>It's high in vitamin C, a coenzyme your body uses to make collagen, which helps maintain the health of your …

The BEST Summer Salad for Weight Loss

<b>The Best Summer Salad for Weight Loss</b> <i><br>Serves 1</i><p>1 cup mixed greens or arugula<br>1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved<br>1/2 cup corn<br>1 cup chickpeas<br>1/4 cup red onion, diced<br>1/2 cup cucumber, diced<br>1/2 cup bell pepper (any color you like), diced<br>1 tsp olive oil<br>1 tsp balsamic vinegar<br>Salt and pepper to taste<p>Toss all …

This Woman is Going on 100 DATES This Summer

We have to say, we love this idea. Too many of us get stuck in relationship ruts or adopt a feeling of relationship FOMO, where we're so intimidated by the thought of being single or out in the dating scene on our own. Sure, it can be frustrating at times, but it can also be fun, exciting, and …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Spicy Summer Rolls with Peanut Dipping Sauce: http://bit.ly/1oVnAc0

S'mores Icebox Cake

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 8 to 10 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour<p>Layers of graham crackers, marshmallow creme and melted chocolate create a …

Almond Joy Cookie Bars

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 24 bars<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>40 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>55 minutes<p>Cookie bars with all of the flavors in Almond Joy candy bars – …

Quinoa with Tomato, Basil, and Mozzarella

I have fallen in love with quinoa over the past year or so, which is approximately 4 billion years after the rest of America fell in love with it, …

Hikes Near Me: 25 Gorgeous Hikes Across the Country

25 Gorgeous Hikes You Have to Do in Your Lifetime<p>Allow us to introduce you to your hiking bucket list<p>Research shows that spending time outside is vital to our health—and that exercising outdoors is more satisfying and can burn more calories. Luckily, you can get a workout and a hefty dose of …

6 Healthy Cookie Dough Bite Recipes

<b>Nutella Cookie Dough Balls</b><br>There's not really Nutella in these—just a mixture of healthful-yet-tasty ingredients like hazelnuts, oats, and medjool dates. <i><br>Get the recipe at Running To the Kitchen.</i><p><b>Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Bites</b><br>Whip these up using only a handful of kitchen staples: flour, powdered …

Vegan Quinoa, Broccoli, and Kale Curry Recipe

When I'm in the mood for a big bowl of flavor-packed vegetables, this is the recipe for me. Curried quinoa with caramelized broccoli and cauliflower makes for a high-protein meal that comes together in less than 30 minutes and makes me feel great. It's a perfect weeknight dinner.<p><b>Why this recipe</b> …

Strawberry Coconut Cream Pie Bars

Anyone up for some Strawberry Coconut Cream Pie Bars and a side of #realtalk? I’ve been thinking about something that I want to share with you all. …

Oatmeal Cream Pies Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Cookies > Oatmeal Cream Pies<p>April 7, 2014 // 39 <i>Comments »</i><p>I have been a Little Debbie devotee since I was a teenager. I …

Spicy Pineapple Chicken Stir Fry

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: Weeknight dinner, in its highest form.</i><p>It is very difficult to surprise my children with new dishes. I can slave over the stove for hours on end, and they will barely …

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11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

<b>Clarifying moisturizer:</b> Mix a few drops of coconut water with a few drops of lemon juice. The coconut will hydrate your skin, and lemon will clear and brighten it.<p><b>Elbow and knee bleacher:</b> "If your elbows and knees appear dark, simply rub them with half of a lemon," says Patrice Coleman, owner of …

These (intentionally) raw cookie dough bites are packed with protein and fiber, sweetened with maple syrup, and will knock out your Cookie Monster cravings quicker than you can say “om nom nom." RECIPE: http://thekitc.hn/1rufz0x

Greek-Style Shrimp in Tomato Sauce (+ 10 Steps to a Better Sauté)

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: Master the art of the sauté -- starting with shrimp.</i><p>There is something wonderful about a one-pan sauté. Sure, a quick dinner …

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100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime

And if you're stuck in front of a computer all day, then yours probably is, too.<p>We've updated our bucket list of travel destinations to include reader suggestions and 2014's travel hotspots.<p>From eating pizza in Naples to skiing in Japan, these are the 100 trips everyone should take in their …

Crispy Potato Skins

8 Servings<p>Crispy, cheesy, bacon-y—they're an irresistible Super Bowl snack. So irresistible, in fact, that you may want to make a double batch of this potato skins recipe.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 russet potatoes (about 5 lb.), scrubbed<p>Olive oil for rubbing and brushing<p>Flaky sea salt, such as Maldon<p>Freshly …

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Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

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12 All-Natural Hair Moisturizers That You Can DIY

An extreme seasonal shift not only cues a drastic change in your wardrobe, it also means that it’s time to adjust your beauty routine. During the winter, it’s all about moisturizing (after you exfoliate with face and lip scrubs, of course!).<p>While we all know that the brisk bite of cold weather does …

Pasta with Butter and Cheese, for Adults

Hearken back to a simpler time with Cacio e Pepe, a quick, easy, dish to pass the time between now and Thanksgiving.<p><i>Welcome to Meatless Monday, a column in which we feature vegetarian recipes to help offset the weekend’s carnivorous sins.</i><p>Remember when you were a kid, and you often chose butter and …

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