Selina Yeo

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Margaret Fox's Amazon Chocolate Cake

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Your new go-to birthday cake, bake sale cake, dinner party cake, late night snack cake -- for when the fridge is at its barest and you need chocolate cake now.</i> …

Dessert

Northern Lights: a how-to guide

There are few phenomena that capture the imagination like the Aurora Borealis. The Northern Lights appear only at high latitudes on dark nights from September to March, and lucky star-gazers can witness anything from an ethereal green glow on the horizon to pulsating scarlet streaks across the sky. …

Northern Lights

Secret Mediterranean islands where you can escape the crowds

There are more than 200 islands in the Med, yet 90 per cent of tourists stay on just 10 per cent of them. We’ve rounded up six lesser-known isles worth seeking out if you’re looking for a little peace and quiet.<p><b>Pantelleria, Italy</b><p>Boat at sunset by Luca Volpi. CC BY-SA 2.0.<p>Closer to Tunisia than …

European Travel

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

National Parks

Boulestin, London SW1, restaurant review

A little eccentricity – and the odd affectation – can’t put me off French food cooked with such finesse.<p><b>Boulestin</b> 5 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1EF <b><br>Contact:</b> 020 7930 2030 www.boulestin.com <b><br>Price:</b> Three courses <b>£37.35</b><p>Ah, Boulestin is the kind of place that makes you feel like a success; like a …

21 Smoothie Recipes That Are Actually Good

With ingredients like kale, apples, parsley, spinach, kiwi, and avocado, these 21 smoothie recipes are the quickest, easiest way to get in your fruits and veggies.<p><b>Ready in under ten minutes</b> and packed with fruits and veggies, these creamy drinks are our go-to for an easy breakfast (or snack). …

Breakfast

Hutong, London, restaurant review

Hutong is ruinously expensive, but the views from The Shard are undeniably worth it<p>It must say something about your reviewer’s aesthetic sensibilities – and nothing flattering – that his favourite view from Hutong, perched above London on the 33rd floor of the European Union’s tallest building, …

Thailand's top 10 beach hotels and places to stay on a budget: part two

Following our initial round-up of great beach pads in Thailand, here are 10 more good-value resorts for those who would rather avoid the party hotspots and enjoy some Thai relaxation<p>Mango House, Koh Lanta<p>You'll find Mango in the only remaining non-tourist fishing village on popular Koh Lanta. Set …

Why pregnant women are warned about everything

There is a political subtext to the toxins-under-the-bed overinterpretation of new research into plastic food packaging and miscarriages<p>The Telegraph this morning ran with the headline, "Pregnant women warned of 80pc increase in miscarriage from food heated in plastic". In fact, the work is "not …

Honey Pumpkin Biscuits

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is here.</i><p><i>Today: If you're going to stray from a traditional buttermilk biscuit, this is the way to do it.</i><p>I’m a buttermilk …

Nine Jaw-Dropping Hotel-Room Views Around the World (Photos)

The sightseeing doesn’t have to stop when you get back to your hotel room. Check out these fabulous hotels that are even better looking out than in.