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Concierge Service: 7 Apps and Websites to Make Doing Your Daily Chores a Little Easier

These innovative websites and apps will help you with your everyday domestic errands and tasks.<p><b>Keeping House</b><br>You like things <i>just so</i> in your home, but find it difficult to keep them that way. Enter House Pad, a brand-new app developed by Michael Bruno, founder of the website 1stdibs, to help him …

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Lilit Marcus only read books by women last year. Would you follow suit?

Last month, American author and journalist Lilit Marcus wrote a piece for US culture site Flavorwire about her decision to read only books by women in 2013. A commenter soon came along to tell her that she shouldn't judge authors by gender or any other factor, including height (tall people and …

Daniel Radcliffe: 'There's no master plan to distance myself from Harry Potter'

Daniel Radcliffe says he has just been called a national treasure, and it has left him discombobulated. He has a point: most people his age have barely started out. But here he is, at 24, more than half his life spent in the business, 16 movies behind him, eight of them Harry Potter blockbusters. …

New trailer for Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

The latest trailer for Justin Chadwick’s (<b>The Other Boleyn Girl</b>) Nelson Mandela biopic <b>Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom</b> has debuted. Idris Elba (<b>Pacific</b> …

News anchor asks religious scholar why he is writing about Jesus if he is Muslim

A news anchor has drawn criticism from internet users after she asked a religious scholar why he wrote a book about Christianity when he is a …

What drives writers to drink? http://t.gu.com/nm2Qm Tennessee Williams, F Scott Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Cheever, Carver, Berryman… Six giants of American literature – and all addicted to alcohol. In an extract from her new book, The Trip to Echo Spring, Olivia Laing looks at the link between writers and the bottle

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

How to Convert a Recipe to Gluten Free

Every week on Food52, Shauna Ahern of Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef -- and Gluten-Free Girl Everyday -- shares smart tips and smarter recipes that please even the most devout gluten-eaters among us. Come one, come all -- we're going flourless.<p>Today: To adapt a recipe to be gluten-free, there's a …

School Lunch: A Short Shopping List for a Week's Worth of Brown Bag Meals

What you should have in the pantry or refrigerator: extra-virgin olive oil, butter, Parmesan, mayonnaise, mustard, vinegar, onions, garlic, pasta, and sliced bread<p>What you need to buy:<p>Apples<p>Broccoli<p>Carrots<p>Lemons<p>Parsley<p>Turkey breast (fresh-cooked)<p>Canned white beans<p>Eggs<p>Cheddar<p>Tortillas

Vegetable Growing Guide

<b>Days to Harvest:</b> A newly planted asparagus patch should not be harvested for its first year -- it needs this time to become established in the garden. The second year, you can harvest selectively over a two-week period. The third year, harvest over four weeks. The fourth year and beyond, you may …