Sian Binley

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Top 10 potatoes to grow for flavour

<b>'Red Duke of York’</b> (First early)<p>First found in a Dutch crop of 'Duke of York’ and superior both in flavour and vigour. A handsome potato with lavish foliage, this chef’s favourite is best steamed.<p><b>'Nicola’</b> (Second early)<p>A tasty salad potato with yellow-fleshed oval tubers. A benchmark variety for …

‘The 4 Mistakes That Sabotaged My Weight-Loss Journey for Years’

#2: Going vegan can totally backfire.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar for</i> PopSugar Fitness<p>I was no stranger to the freshman 15 in college—in fact, I experienced something closer to the freshman 30. It wasn't until I saw a photo of myself heading into my sophomore year that I realized I was …

17 Halloween Party Games Even Adults Will Love

Game nights are the best nights, especially when they’re Halloween-themed. If you’re getting ready to throw a properly spooky party, make sure you’ve got activities to keep both the kiddos and grown ups entertained. Seriously, what’s more fun than sipping a blood-drenched cocktail while bowling …

10 Delicious and Satisfying Vegetarian Recipes for Meatless Mondays (or Any Day)

Fresh Coleslaw with Walnuts and Apple Vinaigrette A simple...<p>If you were born some time in the last half-century, chances...<p>The outstanding …

Healthy Pumpkin Oat Cookies

While very tasty and satisfying, these healthy pumpkin oat cookies are more functional snack than decadent treat. At just 88 calories, 1 gram of fat …

Healthy Eating

20 great UK walks with pubs, chosen by nature writers

Pull on your boots and enjoy the countryside in all its autumn glory. Ten of Britain’s best nature writers reveal their favourite routes – and where they like to refuel on the way<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 11miles<br>Time: 5</b>½ <b>hours<br>Start/finish: Grassington National Park Centre</b> …

Rio Olympics: Cutest animals, and other alternative prizes

<b>Who were the sorest losers, who showed the truest sporting spirit, and which uninvited animal guests were the cutest? As the Rio Olympics has ended, take a look at our alternative prizes.</b><p>Most confusing race for spectators<p><b>Women's marathon</b><p>Hang on. Didn't she just run past?<p>The women's marathon …

Simplest Strawberry Tart

<i>Simplest strawberry tart</i>It’s a holiday weekend for us, which means sweet time with friends and family. The hundredth running of the Indy 500 here in …

Baking

Better Homes & Gardens Home

The 2016 crop of new trees and shrubs offers stylish, colorful alternatives for your next garden makeover.<p>1 of 25<p>Hydrangea 'Fuchsia Glow'<p>'Fuchsia …

Breast Cancer

Gardens: Alys Fowler’s top 25 indestructible plants

Fill tricky spots and barren corners with a blanket of blooms all summer<p>No more excuses, no more bare, broken concrete, no more empty beds denuded of life, no more forgotten corners. Even if you’re just calling it home for the summer, even if you’ll never have your name on the deeds, even if you …

Gardening

Cinnamon air freshener, shaving foam polish and microwaving sponges: 12 spring-cleaning hacks that will transform your home (and save you money)

Spring is finally here, but while you may be planning to deep clean their house, the chances are, in reality you may never get round to doing so.<p>It’s …

Cleaning

These Recipes Will Maximize Your Energy

Chef Seamus Mullen gives us a day worth of meals for your most energetic day yet.<p>Rules of Thumb<p>1. Smaller, more frequent meals are more conducive to creating physical and mental energy than three squares. Midmorning and afternoon snacks (nuts and dried fruit, grass-fed beef jerky) keep blood sugar …

El-Sisi Is The Putin Of The Nile

He’s a man of humble origins who quietly worked his way up through his state’s repressive security apparatus, securing powerful patrons whom he’d …