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25 of the highest-rated novels you can read in 5 hours or less

Books have been proven to make us more empathetic, equip us to deal with uncertainty and anxiety, and help to prevent cognitive decline through middle age into our advanced years.<p>With so many advantages — not to mention the fact that they give our eyes a much-needed rest from back-lit, digital …

Sharpen Your Analytics Skills With These 5 Free Book Sources

I get an awful lot of notes from aspiring analytics professionals. The inquiries come from people of diverse backgrounds, from teens to late career changers, high schoolers to PhDs, art majors to programmers.<p>Despite the varied situations, most of the letters could be summed up in a few words: “I …

Textbooks

A Partnership Larger Than Marriage: The Stunning Love Letters of Kahlil Gibran and Mary Haskell

“You are like the Great Spirit, who befriends man not only to share his life, but to add to it. My knowing you is the greatest thing in my days and nights, a miracle quite outside the natural order of things.”<p>Nearly a century after his death, the Lebanese-American painter, poet, and philosopher</b> …

The Food Lab: Follow These Rules for the Best Fried Rice

I've been holding off on doing a full fried rice story for several years now. I'm not really sure why. Fried rice is a great way to use up leftovers, it is infinitely variable, and there are <i>plenty</i> of variables worth testing out. Couple that with the number of rules that everyone says you simply …

Recipes

15 Pasta Recipes You Should Have In Your Arsenal

We have more than 5,000 pasta recipes. Now, I’m no mathematician, but at the rate of one recipe a day, it would take someone almost fourteen <i></i>years to …

Why the Inspector Rebus novels will endure

As well as portraying a fascinating character who won’t grow old, each book offers a finely rendered snapshot of a moment in the social history of Edinburgh<p>Around 10 years ago, I mocked the idea of any sane person wanting to read an ebook. I’ve been wary of making predictions ever since. All the …

Books

10 of the most beautiful places to visit in Southeast Asia

The combination of vivid cultures, tempting cuisine, white sandy beaches and steamy jungles make South East Asia to a perfect travel destination. If you are thinking of taking your first trip to this region, here are 10 of the most beautiful places you should visit.<p><b>Luang Prabang, Laos</b><p>French …

The UX of 3 of India’s hottest food delivery startups

It’s been a big year for food delivery startups in India. 31 startups have raised US$161.5 million in investment capital in what has been called a …

4 Memoirs So Compelling, They Read Like Novels

Looking for a true story, with a gripping plot and gorgeous writing? We've got the books you've been looking for.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>40 Books To Read Before Turning 40

27 pictures that will make you want to visit India

The intricacies found in the detailed architecture of India's palaces and temples are both fascinating and breathtaking, and most of the sites are unlike anything you would encounter in the Western world.<p>From stunning temples to lush tea plantations, here are 27 photos that will inspire you to book …

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Healthy Breakfast Smoothies In a Rainbow of Colors

<b>For a refreshing, nutritious, and fast start to the day, have a smoothie for breakfast. Our recipes include a rainbow of colors and a delicious mix of flavors.</b><p>Strawberry-Coconut Smoothie<p>Jump-start your morning with this sweet, creamy smoothie. It's a dairy-free delight made with coconut milk, …

30 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Service Experts | Hire Wedding, Home & Beauty Professionals

Your Service Expert<p>Get instant access to reliable and affordable services<p>E.g. Salon at Home, Plumber, Wedding Photographer<p>Appliance Repair<p>Beauty & Spa<p>…

Small Business

Avoid These Common Mistakes to Make Bakery-Level Cheesecake at Home

A great cheesecake is the stuff dreams are made of. Make it a reality by avoiding these cheesecake common mistakes.<p>A sweet and creamy cheesecake is the stuff dreams are made of, but this classic baked good can be intimidating for home cooks. With so many things that can go wrong (cracked top! …

Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner: How to Grill Juicy, Tender Chicken Breasts in 4 Simple Steps

Tired of your boneless skinless chicken breasts coming off the grill dry, tough and chewy? You're not alone! Grilled chicken is hard to get right, even for restaurants. Fortunately, there's a solution. Follow these four simple steps, and your chicken will come out perfectly tender and juicy every …

The Non-Judgmental Guide to Getting Seriously Into Tea

My friend Laura is way more into wine than tea, so it took some cajoling to get her to travel an hour and a half away from home to a tiny tea shop in a Queens strip mall, where we settled in for a three-hour tasting of teas from all over China and Taiwan.<p>"I want you to see the amazing teas I keep …

Tea

Slurp-Worthy: 16 Ramen Soup Recipes

Packaged ramen. It served its purpose as a quick and budget-friendly meal as we studied away in our dorm rooms throughout college. Then we learned a few hacks, and transformed the instant noodles into so much more than just soup. Now, it’s time to come full circle and bring ramen back to its roots. …

Summer Pudding 101

With no pastry-making to contend with and zero baking necessary, this berry-filled English dessert is a delight to make on a hot summer day. Here's how to do it, step-by-step.

41 Thai Recipes to Make at Home

Here are 41 of our favorite Thai recipes, inspired by the cuisine's addictive sweet, savory, salty, and spicy flavors.<p>If you take a deep dive into our recipe database, you'll notice a few interesting things: 1. the liberal use of Aleppo pepper; 2. a relative lack of banana recipes (our boss, <b>Adam</b> …

Cooking

Chicken Apple Stir Fry Recipe

2 votes<p>Chicken Apple Stir-Fry<p>Prep 10 mins<p>Cook 25 mins<p>Total 35 mins<p>Author Wellness Mama<p>Yield 4 -6<p>This savory and sweet chicken apple stir fry is fast …

Indian Style Stir Fried Brussel Sprout

A quick and simple way to stir fry Brussels sprouts, the Indian way.<p>Ingredients:<br>10 Brussels sprouts<br>1/2 an onion , thinly sliced<br>2 green chilies, split …

The New (Modern) Marble Cake is Made with Olive Oil

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Alice gives the marble cake of your childhood an adult makeover.</i><p>This is not the marble cake of your childhood! Even if the cake of memory was delicious, this one is …

Foodily Blog

How To Make Pita Bread

All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this …

Foodily Blog