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How to Harness Your Mental Strength, According to Marathon Record Holder Deena Kastor

The elite runner shares a few of the mindfulness strategies she's learned over the miles.<p>When it comes to running, or any fitness feat for that …

Marathons

6 yoga moves runners should do to speed recovery

Whether you run a 5K a day with your girlfriends or you’re in the midst of marathon training, you probably feel it: tight hips, achy hamstrings, and …

Naan, dosa and beyond: A beginner’s guide to Indian breads

When Indian-American chef Floyd Cardoz built out the New York City restaurant space that would eventually become Bombay Bread Bar, he wanted to make …

Bread

1 Great Donut Recipe, 5 Amazing Fillings

Homemade donuts are hard to beat. Fill them with luscious cream, fresh fruit jam, or tart citrus curd—and, well, they become fluffy, tender pillows …

Hummus isn't meant to be a dip

Maybe you’ve had this sandwich: A thick layer of garlicky chickpeas, smooshed to the consistency of mashed potatoes cementing cucumbers, sprouts, tomatoes and havarti cheese between two slices of wheaty, seedy bread, avocado optional. When I was in college in the 1990s it was my lunchtime go-to. …

Food

Fried Pickle Chips Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Roundhouse-Kick Sauce: Stir together mayonnaise, chili sauce, ketchup, vinegar, Sriracha, Worcestershire sauce, …

How to Make Chicago-Style Thin Crust Pizza

With crispy thin crust and rich, zesty sauce.<p>Activate the Yeast<p>Mix active dry yeast with 1 cup warm water. Add a pinch of sugar.<br>• Let sit for 5 minutes to breathe—the water will start foaming.<p>Make the Dough<p>Mix flour and cornmeal in a big bowl, then add salt and olive oil.<br>• Slowly stir in the activated …

Sheet Pan Pretzel Focaccia with Cheese Sauce

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine water and yeast in the bowl of stand mixer fitted with the dough hook and mix to combine. Let sit until foamy, about 5 …

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

Make-Ahead Christmas Morning Pancakes

Christmas Morning Pancakes<p>Serves 4 to 6; makes about 20 (3-inch pancakes) and 1/2 cup orange-honey butter<p><i>For the pancakes:</i> <br>2 cups milk, warm to the …

Breakfast

Adjarian Khachapuri

A highlight at the Adjarian Wine House is this open-faced cheese bread, with its bright yellow egg yolk at the centre, the most iconic dish from the …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Baking fantastic bagels is supremely simple

<b>Step 1:</b> Add the sugar and yeast to 1/2 cup warm water. Mix gently and allow 5-10 minutes for the yeast to wake. Do not bruise the yeast.<p><b>Step 2:</b> Mix …

How to Make the Best Ultra-Buttery Croissants

Fermented and layered with loads of butter, Tartine's signature croissant dough is the building block for so many more flaky twists, buns, and …

Canelés de Bordeaux Recipe

"These crispy French custard cakes are traditionally baked in special fluted molds, but the molds were no longer available in my local shop. So I …

Cranberry Upside-Down Cake

This amazing cranberry upside-down cake is a great way to celebrate the season! The tart cranberry and brown sugar mixture on the sweet cake is the …

88 very British phrases that will confuse anybody who didn't grow up in the UK

Every language has a few phrases that don't always translate well — and the British English has some absolute corkers.<p>The team at the Business Insider UK office have compiled a list of the best British slang and idioms that define the weird and wonderful British dialect we grew up with.<p>From our …

Judi Dench

Turkish Revani: Semolina Cake Steeped In Syrup

Revani (reh-vah-NEE') is a classic dessert that has been present in Turkish cuisine since the Ottoman period. It's said to have been given its name …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Make Every Type of Chocolate Chip Cookie, with Tips from Pastry Chefs

If you're going to treat yourself to homemade chocolate chip cookies, they'd better be damn good. But trying a new chocolate chip cookie recipe can …

This Vibrant, Zippy Sauce Gives Eggs and Toast a Boost

At Haven’s Kitchen, we’ve been offering good-for-you versions of sweet breakfast staples since we opened: pastries made with whole grains, maple-sweetened granola, luscious whole milk Persian yogurts. But at our most recent menu planning meeting, we decided that we’d shift our focus to new savory …

Wicked good Boston cream pie with America's Test Kitchen

Our friends at America's Test Kitchen call the Boston area home. Assuming they would know a thing or two about it, we wanted to get their thoughts on …

Dessert

Sheet Tray Pizzas

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 450°F. Heat ¼ cup of the oil in a large skillet over medium-high. 
Add the sausage and break into small …

MLB rules no intent on Tigers pitch that hit plate umpire

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has ruled that the Detroit Tigers did not intend to throw a pitch that struck the plate umpire in the shoulder …

Chicago White Sox

Crumpets

Special equipment: 3 1/2-inch metal rings<p>In a small saucepan, heat the milk until lukewarm. Combine the milk, flour, water, butter, honey, yeast, …

Noodle Kugel Is the Perfect Comfort Breakfast

There are people who speak with deep passion on the merits of breakfast pasta. I am one of them. While I’m more likely to twirl leftover fettuccine …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue