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Best foods to reboot your body

Chocolate ice cream and deep-dish pizza may be more appealing than kale and almonds, but we usually feel bloated and sluggish after eating fatty, greasy foods.<p>What about foods that are both yummy and make us feel happier and more energetic?<p>In an interview in the blog Well + Good, Siggi Hilmarsson, …

I Heart My City: Cecily’s Amsterdam

Born and raised in the U.K., <b>Cecily Layzell</b> hopped the pond <b></b>to Amsterdam a decade ago and has been keeping it continental ever since. When she’s not scoping out the latest restaurant and bars in the Dutch capital for her website, Eat Amsterdam, the food and travel writer spends her time freelancing …

Private Memberships to Have Now (PHOTOS)

These days we're bombarded with must-have memberships, from chic collaborative offices to Netflix. In a globalized world, member-based organizations have never mattered—or meant—more. One possible reason? A growing number of entrepreneurs, no longer office bound, who are looking for spaces away …

10 Fast Snacks to Make for the World Cup Semifinals

Here, 10 simple and quick snacks to serve as the remaining World Cup teams battle it out for a spot in the finals.<p>Here, 10 simple and quick snacks to …

Backlash Against Gluten-Free; The Point of Wine Points

· Backlash Has Begun Against Gluten-Free Dieters [WaPo]<br>· What's the Point of Points? Wine Spectator Responds [Chicagoist]<br>· Food Prices Inch Up As California Drought Enters Third Year [CBS]<br>· Amazing Airline Meals: Alaska Airlines' 1st Class Oatmeal [Jaunted]<br>· Emerging Markets' Chocolate Lovers Boost …

Olive Garden Hopes New 'Distinctive Decor' Will Make it Cool Again

<b>Olive Garden</b> continues its charge to become the hippest pasta peddlers around. The chain announced that it will continue its ongoing "brand renaissance" and unveiled the "updated design" for the <b>75 restaurants</b> it plans to remodel during the next year. Alongside the use of fresher colors, cleaner …

A Supersimple (and Incredibly Healthy) Salmon Dish

Save this one for a cool summer evening and serve it with chilled red Burgundy.<p><i>These healthy recipes are all created to pair with wine (which has 120</i> …

Middle Eastern Grilling Recipes, from Lamb Chops and Tabbouleh to Pickles and Dips

Middle Eastern grilling recipes, from lamb chops and tabbouleh to pickles and dips, from cookbook author Anissa Helou<p><b>Sunday is grilling day in Lebanon</b>, where I grew up. It didn’t matter if people lived in the country or the city: If they had a sliver of outside space, they set up their <i>manqal</i> (a low …

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Cutting into this Cake Is Like Dissecting the Human Body

This "dissected cake" from artist <b>Annabel de Vetten</b> features highly detailed and <b>totally edible</b> bones and internal organs.

5 Links to Read Before Eating Avocados

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Everything you wanted to know about everyone's favorite fruit.</i><p>For those of you who believe bacon makes everything better, I'm here to remind you that …

Mean Green: Wasabi Root

Sizzlingly hot flavor with palate-cleansing herbaceousness<p>Looking down at the spicy paste that came with my sushi takeout, I marvel that I spent most …