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Outsmart the food companies to become a healthier, savvier eater

<b>(CNN) —</b> Like many people, I crave something sweet after every meal, no matter how full I am, to the point where it feels like an addiction. A colleague told me it wasn't an addiction, but a habit.<p>Still, the thought lingered: Do we experience true food cravings, perhaps as a result of an …

The Ultimate Guide To Choosing The Right Flooring For Your Home

You can easily be floored by the vast amount of flooring options available today. Materials, looks, textures, price – where should you even start to …

10 Easy Ways on How To Keep Your Home Clean

You have finally moved into your new dream home with the help of NYC movers. Now what? How can you keep this small paradise of your own perfect? This …

How To Order Wine Like An Adult

So you want to become a wine connoisseur — or just how to navigate the drink menu when you go out to dinner — but you don't know where to start. …

How To Organise Your Home: A Lazy Man's Guide

Cleaning. It’s a bonafide first world problem that requires a certain level of motivation that many don’t naturally possess. Let’s be honest, when …

19 Seriously Yummy Egg and Cheese Dishes to Make Your Morning Instantly Better

<b>Get the recipe:</b> cheesy egg muffins<p><i>What morning isn't made better by a delicious breakfast? We've rounded up the most satisfying egg and cheese dishes</i> …

10 Great Breakfasts for Building Easy Muscle

Following on from last Thursday's column, which was all about developing muscle to get toned up for both summer and life. In keeping with my core …

Food

How to Use Color in Your Home - Healthy Home

Big Accents<p><b>Used on:</b> Furnishings, bedding, curtains, trim<p><b>Best for:</b> Although bold colors can work for furnishings, keep in mind their permanence when …

12 Creative Ways to Declutter Your Home

A simplified, uncluttered life comes with its fair share of benefits: less to clean and organize, less stress, more money, and more energy for things …

Panama Papers reveal offshore secrets of China’s red nobility

Disclosures show how havens such as British Virgin Islands hide links between big business and relatives of top politicians<p>The eight members of China’s Communist party elite whose family members used offshore companies are revealed in the Panama Papers.<p>The documents show the granddaughter of a …

Here's Why You Should Be Drinking Whole Milk Instead of Skim

New studies suggest that full-fat dairy may be the way to go.<p>Full-fat dairy has long suffered from an unfortunate stigma: Amid America's cultural …

Best Sandwiches in Portland

Portland is a city with one of the most diverse amalgams of brilliantly prepared cuisines anywhere in the county. American comfort food, fresh …

Easy Cocktails

From blueberry margaritas to party punch and sangria, here are Food & Wine's best easy cocktail recipes.

7 Sheet-Pan Dinners (And Desserts) That'll Make Clean-Up A Breeze

BY BON APPÉTIT<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>7 Sheet-Pan Dinners (and Desserts) That'll Make Clean-Up a Breeze<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>10-Minute Desserts<p>Follow Bon Appetit on Twitter: www.twitter.com/bonappetit

The Only Cocktail You Need This Fall

As the leaves begin to change color and collect in piles around yards across America, cocktail menus are undergoing their own transformation.<p>The effervescent, citrusy and sweet drinks of summer are being raked away, replaced with darker spirits, woodsier flavors and savory, spiced syrups. Fall is …

Flavors

Is There A Perfect Gift To Bring To A Dinner Party?

<b>For more food, drink, and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Getting invited to a dinner means a great night in, but it also can leave the question up in the air of what to bring. From chocolate to wine, there are some standard items, but can there be a perfect host or hostess gift?<p>The key is …

3 Amaro Cocktails for People Who Don’t Drink Amaro

Amaro is having more than a moment. The bittersweet digestif is popping up on menus across the country—and not only as an after dinner sipper.<p>Amaro …

How Is Panko Different from Breadcrumbs? - Chowhound

<i>Header image: Chowhound</i><p>Panko is a Japanese-style breadcrumb traditionally used as a coating for deep-fried foods such as tonkatsu. The biggest …

Food

6 Ways to Rim a Cocktail Glass

One easy way to take a homemade cocktail from good to pro is to rim the glass. It’s a beautiful presentation and also a great way to add a hit of …

How to Plate (and Instagram) Like a Pro

The look of a dish matters more than ever in the age of Instagram. We’ll teach you how to smash and swoosh with the best of them.<p>The look of a dish matters more than ever in the age of Instagram. We asked four chefs to teach us how to smash and swoosh with the best of them.<p>The Yin & Yang<p><b>The Pro:</b></b> …

Berry recipes and tips: Get the best from summer's finest fruit

With their bright beautiful color and irresistible sweetness, strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries are some of summer’s greatest culinary gifts. Here’s a quick guide to shopping for, storing and enjoying fresh berries all season long, plus advice on freezing so you can save some …

Recipes

Think You Know Burgers? Take This Quiz to Find Out

<i>Put your burger knowledge to the test with this quick quiz.</i><p><b>1. You're at the grocery store or butcher. What do you buy if you want a perfectly juicy burger?</b><p>A. A 50/50 blend. <br>B. A 75/25 blend. C. A 95/5 blend. <br>D. No blend—100%, baby. <br>(E. What on Earth is a blend???)<p><b>2. What do true burger lovers put</b> …

28 Recipes to Make Before Summer Is Over

We're not really sure how it happened (wasn't it just Memorial day?), but summer is almost over. Buy the best fruits and vegetables that you can and start making the most of it—STAT.<p><b>We're not really sure how it happened (wasn't it just Memorial day?)</b>, but summer is almost over. The bright side? Now …

Considering Painting? These 8 Makeovers Will Convince You

Wondering where to start your next room overhaul? These 8 examples prove that a new paint job will always work wonders<p>Wondering where to start your next room overhaul? These 8 examples prove that a new paint job will always work wonders. This piece originally appeared on housebeautiful.com

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

Superfood Swaps: Healthy Alternatives That Won't Break the Bank

Rene Ficek, a Registered Dietitian and the Lead Nutrition Expert at Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating agrees, a shopping cart full of fancy superfoods can really break your budget.<p>You head out to the grocery store excited to stock up on the latest health foods that are apparently all the rage, only …

Salted Satsuma, Desert Wildflower and Other Exotic Flavors That Could Trend in 2015

Get ready for spicy maple and salty citrus everything in 2015.<p>Get ready for spicy maple and salty citrus everything in 2015. Trend researchers at …

The Ultimate Umami-Packed Ingredient

Umami, a.k.a. deliciousness, can be found in many foods like mushrooms, soy sauce and dashi, but Ming Tsai believes the next “it” source for the …

Shake Shack IPO Prices at $21 per Share, Far Higher Than Expected

Shake Shack, restaurateur Danny Meyer's (Union Square Hospitality Group, NYC) chain of fast-casual burger restaurants, goes public today. As the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reports, Shake Shack's IPO has been priced far higher than initial estimates: Earlier this week analysts expected the price per share …

Shake Shack Will Be A Fast-Food Role Model - If It Doesn't Lose Its Way

Shake Shack has a chance to be known for more than just burgers: It could also be a role model for the fast-food industry.<p>The burger chain's motto is “Stand for Something Good.” And it has made a point of noting that it pays its entry-level workers more than the minimum wage -- a rarity in fast …