Salma Jafar

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Easy dinner recipes: 25 ways to use rotisserie chicken

Looking for an easy dinner idea? It doesn't get much simpler than the rotisserie chicken you can find at the market. They're perfect served on their own but also work well in many familiar dishes. Best of all? You can get dinner on the table in about an hour or less, and without a lot of stress.<p>I …

Daag curry base: the most useful curry recipe you'll ever read

Simple curry base daag is one of Britain’s most-searched-for recipes according to Google - make a big batch to freeze and use later for a huge array of dishes<p>Just reading an <b>Indian cookery book</b> makes me want to go and have a lie-down. The yard-long list of ingredients, most of which need a special …

The Science of Near-Death Experiences

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife<p>Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie <i>Heaven Is for Real</i>, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United …

The Single Most Proven Way to Get Smarter and Happier

<b>Yes, It’s This Simple</b><p>Many of the fixes for our problems aren’t complex — something that’s clear in the things I recommend people do every day.<p><b>What’s</b> …

15 Traditional Cleaning Tricks You Never Knew

<i>This story was originally published on February 19, 2015</i><p>One of the biggest Lunar New Year traditions in China — besides the red envelopes and parades …

Shawarma Chicken Bowls with Basil-Lemon Vinaigrette

Can we talk about the song ‘Rude’ by Magic! for a sec?<br>I can’t stop blasting it. It’s been love/hate since I've first heard it on the radio - less and …

5:2 diet recipe: mushroom and green bean korma

A deliciously creamy vegetarian korma for only 173 calories? Perfect for a 5:2 Fast Day<p>I love all kinds of curry, but have a very soft spot for korma. The richness of the sauce seemed to make it a no-no for Fast Days, until I decided to try using almond milk in place of cream and full-fat yogurt. …

12 All-Natural Beauty Hacks to Try ASAP

By now, you’ve probably caught on to the “safe” and “green” beauty trends. Most of us can’t afford three-digit facials every week to combat acne, but you can actually get gorgeous skin <i>and</i> commercial-worthy hair with staples found in your fridge. From an acne-busting honey mask to a gentle teeth …

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Dripping, apples and milk: Making curry the Victorian way

<b>A Victorian curry recipe featuring sour apples and dripping has surfaced in East Yorkshire. It is one of the more extreme examples of how Indian cuisine has evolved in British hands.</b><p>On page 77 of a notebook belonging to a domestic servant from East Yorkshire, there is a recipe for curry.<p>Eleanor …

Homemade Thai Green Curry Paste

| No comment<p>Making curry paste from scratch is well worth the effort and time. You can always adjust the level of spiciness to suit you, and they …

Asian Slaw with Ginger-Peanut Dressing

5 stars based on 60 votes<p>Hi All, Here’s the Asian Slaw that I mentioned in last week’s Coconut Shrimp post. As you can see, it’s a great way to eat …

Indian Samosa Casserole

1. To make Crust: Preheat oven to 375°F. Whisk together flours and salt in bowl. Stir in oil until clumps form. Add 6 to 10 Tbs. cold water, 1 Tbs. …

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5 Easy Rituals To Start Your Day With Energy & Joy

Most of us wake up with minds reeling, ready to take on the day. We've created a habit of jumping right into our tasks, training ourselves to believe …

Neuroscientists Have Worked Out How to “Read” And “Write” Brain Signals

A new technique allows researchers to both observe and control brain activity in mice.<p>Just like a very complicated computer, our brains control our …

16 Ways To Use Coconut Oil

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, the game-changing ways to add coconut oil into your beauty routine.<p><b>1) An alternative to shaving cream.</b> Get a smooth shave and prevent razor burn by mixing coconut oil, shea butter, and jojoba oil together. Try this recipe.<p><b>2) Facial scrub:</b> Slough off dead skin …

The Ultimate Guide to Good Skin

Steven Macari, holistic health practitioner, nutritionist at Drive 495 and founder of the SLVRBK mat, shares his tips to getting your best skin ever.<p>Everyone wants great skin, some people have it naturally, others have to work really hard to maintain a clear complexion. While topical remedies or a …

Make healthy miso-walnut dressing for a kale salad

Oil and vinegar dressings are a dime a dozen, but a salad dressing that’s chock full of nuts? Now that’s a dressing worth making at home – and good way to skip preservatives and unnecessary ingredients. Walnut and miso dressing, a classic Japanese preparation that’s typically paired with green …

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30 Delicious Things To Cook In November

Because these root vegetables aren't going to just eat themselves.

10 Entertaining Recipes You Loved This Month

October has arrived and fall is fully underway: The days are getting shorter, pumpkin lattes are back on the menu, and -- most importantly -- we’re finally ready to light up the stove and fire up the oven. This month you craved spice (both sweet and savory) and looked for hearty food to help you …

Au Naturale: 15 Editor-Approved Natural Beauty Products To Buy Now

It’s now easier than ever to go green. And this season, natural beauty is in, so why not let your products do the work for you? From organic shampoo, to herbal deodorant to even nail polish, these beauty products offer healthy and natural benefits for your skin and body, while delivering the same …

tomato curry recipe, how to make tomato curry | curry recipes

heat oil in a pan or pot. add mustard seeds and crackle them.<p>then add cumin seeds. saute till they browned. add onions and saute till translucent<p>then …

The Awful Reign of the Red Delicious

How the worst apple took over the United States, and continues to spread<p>At the supermarket near his home in central Virginia, Tom Burford likes to loiter by the display of Red Delicious. He waits until he spots a store manager. Then he picks up one of the glossy apples and, with a flourish, scrapes …

The Power of Sleep

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20 Pasta Recipes to Make this Fall

So long, fresh tomatoes and super ripe zucchini. We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more<p><b>So long, fresh tomatoes and super-ripe zucchini.</b> We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more. …

25 Beauty Buys ELLE Editors Can't Live Without

Here, the 25 products that keep ELLE editors prepped around the clock.<p>A day in the life of an ELLE editor can include everything from a fashion show in the morning to a film premiere at night. Here, the 25 products that keep us prepped around the clock.

Make a Magic Stain Eraser With Three Ingredients You Already Have

<i>This summer, check ELLE.com every Friday for fun and easy do-it-yourself hacks.</i><p>Here at ELLE, we certainly <i>love</i> our clothes, but we also love cookies. And wine. And coffee. And sometimes, things get a little messy. We're human. But when the inevitable <i>does</i> happen and we suddenly notice a spot on our …

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