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Miley Cyrus Defends Introducing Joe Jonas to Weed

Miley Cyrus defended introducing Joe Jonas to pot when they were teenagers, telling the <i>New York Times</i>, “If you want to smoke weed, you’re going to …

17 Wonderfully Warm And Cozy Mulled Drinks

Mull the wine! Mull the cider! MULL IT ALL.

Sunday Supper: Spicy Pork, Green Pepper, and Corn Soup

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>This restorative soup is big on flavor but requires minimal effort to prepare. Plus, it's a great way to use up that extra pound of pork sausage that's been …

Ina Garten's Spinach and Cheddar Soufflé

The star of The Barefoot Contessa whips up a spinach and cheddar soufflé that she swears by.<p>Serves 2 to 3<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus extra for greasing the dish<p>1/4 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese, plus extra for sprinkling<p>3 tablespoons all-purpose flour<p>1 cup scalded milk<p>1/4 …

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Beyond Sriracha: Chefs Dish on Their Fave Hot Sauces

Where 11 Beloved Novels Got Their Names

Some classic titles explain themselves, as they reference characters ("The Great Gatsby") or lines from notable passages ("The Catcher in the Rye"). Others are riffs on even older classics ("1Q84"), and still others remain a pleasant mystery ("2666").<p>Unsurprisingly, the titles of many books come …

17 Famous Literary Characters Almost Named Something Else

“Bladorthin the Grey” just doesn’t have the same ring to it as “Gandalf the Grey,” does it? Good thing J.R.R. Tolkien decided to do some name …

Why Novels Are Essential Travel Companions

On a trip last week with my daughter, I packed two novels and she packed six. We were going to be away for seven days. We each packed libraries that reflected our reading speeds, but you could reasonably question both of us for planning to spend a significant amount of time reading during a trip …

Does Living In A Healthy Environment Raise Alzheimer's Risk? A New Theory Says Yes

A new study published this week seems to suggest that good health hygiene (i.e. avoiding germs) is linked with a higher risk of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and dementia. Put more ironically, living in a wealthy, developed, “first-world” country and being exposed to fewer bacteria and viruses appears …

100 years ago: Leave seashells on the seashore

Children who have been at the seaside have been gathering shells on the beach, and boxes full have been taken home. The healthy sunburn will hardly have worn from faces, arms and legs before these shells are forgotten and probably thrown away as useless lumber. In the nursery, in the suburban …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Now We Have Proof Reading Literary Fiction Makes You a Better Person

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>English teachers have long claimed reading books makes you a better person, maybe because their …

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