Safiya Samra

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Scheepjes Maxi Sugar Rush

Delivery & Despatch<p>We do everything we can to make sure your order gets to you as soon as possible.<p>With over 100,000 items in stock, most of our …

Nelson Mandela Bay

‎Dark Sky Weather on the App Store

5.3.8<p>Apr 12, 2018<p>Updated severe weather notifications<p>5.3.7<p>Feb 24, 2018<p>Fix for unreliable precipitation notifications<p>5.3.6<p>Feb 20, 2018<p>Improved map …

Zelnik

This spiraled Balkan pastry requires painstakingly rolling dough into silky sheets.<p>It takes an exquisite hand to achieve the diaphanous dough needed …

11 Types of Meditation That Can Help Treat Depression

Many meditation traditions use chanting or periodic chimes of a gong as a way to focus the mind.<p>“Chanting is a modality to arrive at the same type of …

20 Incredible Lentil Recipes

Whether you buy ’em red, green, brown or black, these hearty lentil recipes make the most of those itty-bitty pulses.<p>Southwest Barley & Lentil Soup<p>My …

The surreal swirls of ocean plankton blooms, seen from space

Yes, those are clouds you’re seeing, but they’re not floating over the sea—they’re under it.<p>Phytoplankton and algae inhabit bodies of water around the world. When clusters of the tiny plants multiply near the ocean’s surface, where light is plentiful and the water is warmer, they change how light …

Space

The Secret to Longer-Lasting Lipstick Has Been Hiding at the Drugstore

When it comes to lipstick, we would spend just about anything on a product if it meant fewer touchups and more color. Lucky for us, we don’t have to …

Emergency brownies recipe

Preheat the oven to 170C/150C Fan/Gas 3.<p>Warm the butter, sugar and maple syrup in a small, heavy-based saucepan, stirring occasionally until the butter has melted and the sugar has dissolved. Remove from the heat.<p>Mix together the flour, cocoa and salt in a bowl, then beat into the melted butter …

This 1 Buried iPhone Feature Can Instantly Boost Your Daily Productivity

Find this iPhone feature, use it, and watch your productivity increase.<p>As entrepreneurs, the name of the game is finding ways to maximize your time, discovering shortcuts or hacks that can find more efficient ways of doing things, so you can focus your resources on the important things that need …

Cheddar-Zucchini Pancakes with Poached Eggs

Recipe<p>Yield: 8 4-inch pancakes<p>Servings: 4<p>Vegetable pancakes are versatile. You can serve them with a poached egg (as shown here) or with a salad (or …

Plants 'talk to' each other through their roots

Plants use their roots to “listen in” on their neighbours, according to research that adds to evidence that plants have their own unique forms of communication.<p>The study found that plants in a crowded environment secrete chemicals into the soil that prompt their neighbours to grow more …

Botany

"One of the most delicious and easiest pie recipes I know. I got this wonderful recipe from my mother Pauline, who I believe got it from my Aunt …

We're Crazy for the Crust in Joanna Gaines' Lemon Pie Recipe

What's minty and citrusy and perfect all over? Joanna Gaines' go-to lemon pie recipe of course. The HGTV star's new cookbook, <i>Magnolia Table</i>, came out …

The 13 Best New Pizza Places In NYC

A few years ago Gothamist spent weeks gorging on all manner of slices and pies to compile an exhaustive list of the best pizza in NYC. That …

I'm Not Even Vegan and I Love This Vegan Cashew Cream

By Alex Delany<p>I was suspicious of this vegan cashew situation. Turned out I was wrong.<p>I am not vegan. I am a human being that eats so much meat. And cheese. I love cheese on meat <i>and</i> meat on cheese. I also love dairy-based dips, and if you told me I was going to love something called “vegan cashew …

Vegan

22 Healthy Snacks That Are (Almost) Too Good To Be True

Snacking doesn't typically count as an actual meal, but if it did, it would be our favorite meal of the day. We love munching between breakfast, …

Healthy Eating

3 Eye Exercises You Should Do to Improve Your Eye Health

Really—your eyes need to work out, too.<p>Think about your weekly exercise schedule: Do you work out your abs? Check. Arms? Check. Legs? Check. Back? …

How Facebook got into a mess – and why it can’t get out of it

Ponder this … and weep. The United States, theoretically a mature democracy of 327 million souls, is ruled by a 71-year-old unstable narcissist with a serious social media habit. And the lawmakers of this republic have hauled up before them a 34-year-old white male, one Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, the …

Social Media

Get Ready To Have Your Mind Blown By This Genius Needle-Threading Hack

Threading a needle just became so, so much less annoying.<p>You know that feeling when you’re attempting to thread a needle and it won’t go in and you …

L-Theanine: Everything You Need To Know About This Plant-Based Powerhouse

Have we found and isolated the secret ingredient that gives tea its powerfully calming-yet-focused effect?<p>L- theanine might be the closest thing …

The Brain

A psychotherapist says there are 4 types of shame — here's what they are and how they affect us

When Joseph Burgo first proposed the idea of writing about shame, he found that people were afraid.<p>"My agent, when we went out with the proposal for this book, was very afraid it was too dark and people were going to be scared off," he told Business Insider. "I was told by agents and editors …

Psychology

The 1,700+ Words Invented by Shakespeare*

One of the favorite reference books on my shelves isn’t a style guide or dictionary but a collection of insults. And not just any collection of …

The physics behind this odd-looking, ‘stormproof umbrella’ from the Netherlands

By Peter Holley<p>, Reporter<p>There are few places in the world more hazardous for umbrellas than the Netherlands, a country under constant assault by stiff winds and pelting rain.<p>Like many Dutch natives, Gerwin Hoogendoorn had grown accustomed to replacing broken umbrellas after storms. But after …

Stealth Aircraft

Mobilize Your Hips

Whether you spend your days doing heavy squats, cycling long distances, or sitting at a desk, chances are your hips could use some extra …

Lemon Poppy Seed Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

When tea time strikes (or anytime you fancy something sweet for that matter), what better way to sit down than with a delicious lemon and poppy seed …

How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English

You probably think you know where 'mad as a hatter' is from ... but you're wrong.<p>English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.<p>Imagine …

Alice In Wonderland

Forget Green Beer — Make Dublin Coddle for St. Patrick's Day

Listen, I understand your desire to drink green beer on Saint Patrick's Day — it's novel and fun, and more importantly it's an excellent excuse to …

19 Recipes That Prove Broccoli Rice Is the Next Best Thing for Low-Carb Lovers

Given its color, its versatility, and the fact that it contains just 11 percent of the carbs that rice does, it’s no wonder that riced cauliflower …

Healthy Eating

This Workout Is the Wake-Up Kiss For Your Sleeping Booty

We've been warned repeatedly that sitting is the new smoking, but spending all that time on your butt is putting your glutes to sleep. You can call it sleeping butt syndrome, hibernating hiney, or dead butt disorder, but no matter how you refer to it, you need to wake your ass up. Literally. …

How to give yourself a salon-style face massage for free

Beauty experts share the amazing way you can benefit your face and body - minus pricey salon prices.<p>Your face is your calling card but the best …

Skin Care