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Fancy Foot Care with Dr Anders

There is no hiding away from the fact we spend hundreds and thousands of pounds on skincare products. The beauty industry is big business with the …

Skin Care

One Pan Baked Salmon Asparagus & Sweet Potato

This One Pan Baked Salmon Asparagus & Sweet Potato is perfectly baked on a single pan for an EASY and filling dinner. A Paleo, Gluten Free & Low …

Recipes

La Goccia, London WC2: ‘It’s all so bloody nice!’ – restaurant review

In the 80s sitcom The Young Ones, there’s a moment when unhinged student medic Vyvyan becomes apoplectic at the mere mention of twee, wholesome 70s sitcom The Good Life. “It’s all so bloody, bloody nice!” he screams while destroying furniture, and for a long time this is why friends avoided …

Restaurants

Make Cajun Shrimp and Sausage Foil Packets for Dinner Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Vegetables

30 Side Dishes to Go with Whatever You Grilled for Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

Summer is prime grilling season. Any main course you make in the presence of a smoky flame immediately takes on the taste of the season, but the real …

Cooking

5 'themed' places you absolutely HAVE to visit for afternoon tea in London

West London is a buzzing hive of mouth watering tea rooms , but if you are wanting something different from the traditional cream tea then there is …

tea room

Why "Workcations" Are the New Work from Home

In a world where you can get WiFi on a beach in Bali, why work from the office?<p>Working from home isn't the only way to escape the confines of a …

Cleveland Clinic

The 10 Most Toxic Forms of Control in Relationships

Controlling people seek power over others by reducing their partners’ confidence and stature.<p>Here are the 10 most toxic forms of control in …

Depression

11 Eye Creams That Are Better Than a Good Night's Sleep

I spy with my little eye a we-try-before-you-buy guide to the best eye creams on the market. You already know why you need an eye cream, so now it’s …

Skin Care

Recipe: Broccoli and Feta Pasta Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

Pasta salads are infinitely flexible, delicious, and ready be dressed up. When I get a crush on a cheese or a vegetable, the pasta salad plays …

Recipes

How To Make the BEST Avocado Toast

Simply making great, greater<p>June 11, 2018<p>My love for avocados is unsurpassed, except maybe by putting the mashed up goodness on toast topped with an …

Breakfast

The Best Grilled Portobello Burger You’ve Ever Had

Nothing is more of a barbecue killjoy than expecting pescatarians or vegetarians to slop a sad, pea-studded veggie patty between a bun. It doesn’t …

Food

Cake Without Milk, Eggs, and Butter ONLY Water!

This cake with water (without milk, butter, and eggs) recipe comes from my nonna Angela notebook with recipes. The <i>Torta all’acqua senza uoava, latte</i> …

Dessert

Rooftop Dining At Nomad, Marrakech

There is no sincerer love than the love of food<p>~George Bernard Shaw<p>Marrakech is renowned for its street food and stalls selling freshly squeezed …

Travel

How An IPO Really Works

IPO fever is definitely back in the tech world. Some of the recent deals include DocuSign, Smartsheet, Pivotal Software, Zuora, Dropbox and Zscaler.<p>Yet the IPO process is often mysterious and misunderstood. So to get a sense of how things really work, I had a chance to talk to Howard Lerman, who is …

Venture Capital

These Are The Most Comfortable Women’s Shapewear, So You Can Stop Looking

Shapewear is a magical, magical thing. It gives you the right amount of lift and hold in all of the right places for a smoother, more flattering …

Clothing

Peter Gordon's creamy mushroom and hazelnut soup recipe

This semi-chunky soup is simple to make and very tasty. You can make it from a variety of mushrooms or just plain old field mushrooms, but button mushrooms by themselves won’t have enough flavour. Walnuts work just as well as hazelnuts.<p>Creamy mushroom and hazelnut soup<p><i>serves 4</i><p>Peter Gordon's lamb …

Recipes

Scallops with Lemon-Basil Sauce

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Finely grate lemon rind, reserving 1/4 teaspoon. Squeeze lemon, reserving 2 tablespoons juice. Pat scallops dry with paper towels.<p>…

Recipes

Souks And The City In Marrakech

Marrakech for me conjures up images of Carrie Bradshaw and the girls rocking designer gear on camels and buying an abundance of spices and shoes in a …

Travel

Singapore Postcard: Trump Cocktails, Kim Tacos Anyone?

Singapore (AP) -- Singapore is a city that takes great pride in its food, so it should be no surprise that enterprising restaurateurs are using next …

Donald Trump

How to Make Madeira Mushrooms

With a shelf life that rivals the age of the known universe, there's a good chance you've got an open bottle Madeira that's still perfectly good. …

Recipes

Burger au Poivre

The secret to making the perfect burger? A splash of Cognac. We look at the French classic au poivre recipe, and show you how to turn your next …

Recipes

7 Easy Shrimp Pasta Recipes for Fast Dinners

1 of 7<p>Tagliatelle with Shrimp, Tomato-Anchovy Sauce, and Chiles<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 7<p>Shrimp Scampi Linguine<p>3 of 7<p>Harissa Shrimp Fra …

Cooking

Women will be carrying these incredibly empowering signs across the UK this weekend in celebration of women's suffrage

On June 10, thousands of women from across the UK will walk together in public processions on Sunday 10 June, forming a living portrait of women in …

Feminism

Recipe: Slow Cooker Ravioli Lasagna — Recipes from The Kitchn

You know who's always ready to lend a helping hand when it comes to dinner?The freezer aisle. When it comes to serving homestyle lasagna with a …

Recipes

How to Tell If Your Meat Is Cooked Without Using a Thermometer

Whether you spend the summer grilling steak outside or searing chops in your favorite cast iron skillet in the comfort of your air-conditioned …

Cooking

Foil-baked field mushrooms with garlic, butter and thyme

Method<p>1. Preheat the oven to 180C.<p>2. Place the butter in a mixing bowl, grate the garlic straight into the mixing bowl using a Microplane. Add the …

Recipes

How to grill steak to perfection — it's all about controlling the heat

Steak on the grill ranks as one of the best summertime meals ever. Heck, best meal ever, anytime, when cooked to perfection.<p>Learning to grill a steak perfectly takes practice, but it’s worthwhile. I believe that if you can cook a steak, you can tackle nearly everything that cooks quickly on a grill …

Recipes

How To Cook Mushrooms on the Stovetop — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Cooking mushrooms can get kind of tricky. You can eat them raw, so they can be technically be "done" any time, right? Wrong! When we think about …

Recipes

Cauliflower Sandwich Thins Exist For All Your Low-Carb Lunchtime Needs

If there's one thing we've learned about cauliflower, it's that the cruciferous veggie can literally take all forms. We've already freaked out over items, like cauliflower pizza crust, cauliflower gnocchi, and cauliflower rice, and now, it's time to introduce yourself to these cauliflower sandwich …

Healthy Eating