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The December Curry: Brussels Sprouts and Parsnips

When they first came to this country in 1971, my two uncles stayed as paying guests with a sweet Indian auntie in Leicester. On most days, when they arrived home in the evening and opened the kitchen door, they were consumed by the overpowering smell of brussels sprouts, and when it wasn't brussels …

Nuns On The Ranch Give A Heavenly Twist To Beef

Many beer aficionados are familiar with the rare breweries run by Trappist monks. The beer is highly sought after, but it's not the only food or drink made by a religious order. Many abbeys and convents have deep roots in agriculture, combining farm work with prayer.<p>Just 5 miles south of the …

The 5 Best Portable Phone Chargers

Don't leave the house without one of these handy devices stashed away in your handbag.<p>There's little more infuriating than running out of battery at a crucial moment—no calls, no email, no maps (which begs the question, how ever did we survive without smart phones in the first place?) Well, never …

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7 things you didn’t know your Web browser could do

The most-used program on your computer is your Web browser, but there's a good chance you don't know much about it besides how to visit your favorite sites. There are a lot of myths about browsers, some of which I've dispelled in the past, but today I want to help you get the most out of your …

How to secure your iPhone with iOS 8 password managers and Touch ID

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>There are two enhanced features of iOS 8 that can change how users manage their secure information. The first is Apple’s …

How to share family photos safely

GO ANALOGUE<p>The most reliable way to avoid creating a social media profile of your child is to embrace analogue technology. That is, buy a film camera (lots of bargains on eBay), get the photos processed at your local Snappy Snaps (if it hasn’t closed down) and put them in an album (Muji do nice …

Does sharing photos of your children on Facebook put them at risk?

There is an unwritten rule that one does not post photos of other people’s children on Facebook. I know this. And yet in October 2012, swept away with the excitement of the birth of my son (and probably a little sleep-deprived), I made a terrible mistake. My friend, let’s call her Katy, invited me …

Best- And Worst-Performing Cloud Computing Stocks September 15th To 19th And Year-To-Date

The highest performing cloud computing stocks year-to-date when measured by share price gains are Zendesk (NYSE:ZEN) up 68.65% or $9.22 per share since its IPO earlier this year, NetScout Systems (NASDAQ:NTCT) up 54.61%, Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) up 42.56%, F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV) up 37.4%, Intel …

Video shows how black market took over the iPhone 6 lines

In many places around the world, around the first 50 people in line waiting for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus last week appeared to be resellers — looking to make a quick (and relatively easy) buck selling Apple’s next generation iPhone on the gray/black market.<p>While we definitely noticed the phenomenon, …

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. …

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Detox Kale Salad Recipe

Rate This Recipe<p>2.9 / 5.0<br>• 1<br>• 2<br>• 3<br>• 4<br>• 5<p>Rating: 2.9 / 5.0 (1378 Votes)<p>Ingredients<p><b>For the dressing:</b><p>1/3 cup Grapeseed Oil<br>• 1/2 cup Lemon Juice, Fresh<br>• 1 tablespoon …

VC investments hit $13B in Q2 — highest point since dotcom days

VCs are feeling pretty enthusiastic right about now. At least, that’s what the latest data show. In fact, the $13 billion invested in the second quarter of 2014 marks the largest quarterly investment total since the $13.1 billion invested way back in the first quarter 2001.<p>All of this info is …

Edward Snowden Wants You To Ditch Dropbox For This Service

He thinks Dropbox, the cloud storage firm with over 200 million users, is "hostile to privacy," and urged people to switch to what he calls more-secure storage services like SpiderOak.<p>"Dropbox is a targeted wannabe PRISM partner," Snowden told The Guardian. "They just put Condoleezza Rice on their …

What Every Woman Should Know About Retinoids

In 2014, these vitamin A derivatives are probably the closest thing we have to a miracle, fountain-of-youth sort of product—evening skintone, softening wrinkles, and calming acne and inflammation. Knowing that is the easy part. Fully understanding how to maximize their benefit takes a little extra …

Throw a Pinterest-Worthy Fourth of July Party with an Exclusive Menu by The Forest Feast’s Author

We fell head over heels for Erin Gleeson's epically beautiful cookbook, <i>The Forest Feast</i> ($23, amazon.com), so when she offered to create an exclusive …

Get Bikini-Ready With 11 of Hollywood's Favorite Juice Fasts

Prepping for a summer at the beach? A juice fast will help get you in tip-top shape! We all need a good cleanse as the weather heats up, and whether …

Instantly Feel More Energized

Wish you could go, go, go but it's always like you're in slo-mo? We get it. These five (easy!) tricks will give you a natural mental and physical boost.<p><b>Get More Sleep</b> "Sleep is essential to weight maintenance as well as looking and feeling your very best daily," says Candice Kumai, former …

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6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

This Glove Makes You Beethoven

“Have you ever seen the Matrix?” Thad Starner excitedly asks me over the phone. “There’s that scene where they need to fly a helicopter and Trinity just says, “hang on” and then uploads the instructions to her brain. That’s the future of what I’m doing.”<p>What started as a wearable experiment for the …

Hot Under the Collar

This past winter, as I sat in the theater watching <i>American</i> <i>Hustle,</i> I got just as swept up in the fashion as in the plot. While I suspected that my husband, David, was debating the plausibility of wearing three-piece suits, I was more interested in what Amy Adams wasn’t wearing: a buttoned-up top or, …

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

The Best Of Chicago Etsy

There's something about finding inspiration in our own hometown that makes our hearts swell with pride. And, when it comes to shopping, Etsy is one …

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7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

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The Blender Girl

• <b>Author:</b> Tess Masters<p>ABOUT THIS BOOK...<p><b>The debut cookbook from the powerhouse blogger behind theblendergirl.com, featuring 100 gluten-free, vegan recipes for smoothies, meals, and more made quickly and easily in a blender.</b><p>What’s your perfect blend? <br>On her wildly popular recipe blog, Tess …

These Mason Jar Salads Are Your New Go-To Lunch

Bringing lunch to work can feel like a chore -- it requires planning, getting up early to pack your lunch or remembering to prepare it before you go to bed. It needs to be portable and it needs to be exciting, but it also can't be smelly (sorry tuna fish or egg salad sandwich lovers. We're fans, …

Fasting for three days can regenerate entire immune system, study finds

Fasting for as little as three days can regenerate the entire immune system, even in the elderly, scientists have found in a breakthrough described as "remarkable".<p>Although fasting diets have been criticised by nutritionists for being unhealthy, new research suggests starving the body kick-starts …

Minnesota Bans Antibacterial Triclosan

Minnesota is banning the germ killer triclosan, which is found in many soaps and body washes. Governor Mark Dayton signed the bill on Friday, but the …