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Warm Sticky Toffee Pudding Recipe

218<p>55<p>2<p>Shares 275<p>In my high school locker room, when the jocks congregated after winning a big game, they’d all jump around, yelling the word,</b> …

The most popular Halloween candy in every state

That's according to a survey by Influenster, a website that hosts product reviews. The company recently asked 40,000 people across the US for their favorite Halloween candy and then sorted those with the most votes by state.<p>Check out the results below.

Candy Corn

Ghostbusters Trailer Preview & Poster Released Online [Updated]

The trend of bringing back classic Hollywood franchises for a new generation continues in 2016, with <i>Ghostbusters</i> being one of the more prominent …

Film Industry

Articles about kitchen solutions smart storage design on Dwell.com - Dwell

For a Toronto couple with a love of minimalist Japanese architecture, a sleek, storage-packed kitchen was the first priority in...<p>Whether you're looking to add storage to a small space or seeking a distinctive wall hanging, the Coverboy wire system has your...<p>Commercial Concrete Planters And …

Storage Ideas

Italy Travel Guide | The Planet D Adventure Travel Blog

Travel Styles:<p>Known as the birthplace of Western culture, Italy is a stunning country affectionately refereed to as the <i>Bel Paese (the beautiful</i> …

The Best Honeymoon Islands in the World: Readers' Choice Awards

From over-the-top accommodations to secluded escapes, Condé Nast Traveler readers rated their favorite honeymoon islands in 2015.<p>20. Tahiti<p>19. St. John<p>St. John is what honeymoon fantasies are made of: White sand beaches, turquoise crystal-clear water, and heavily-poured rum drinks. Readers love …

Dominican Republic

9 Margaritas to Drink With Your Friends on Valentine's Day

Who needs a date when you have margaritas?<p>Host a friends-only Valentine’s Day party to remember with pitchers full of sweet-tart margaritas. From …

Bitters

10 Super-Cozy Winter Brunch Dishes

Cozy up to these delicious brunch recipes.<p>Too cold to venture out for brunch? Stay cozy in your PJs and make one of these winter-perfect recipes at …

Breakfast

What to Cook When It's Insanely Cold Outside

Unless you're fortunate enough to be in sunny Hawaii, you're probably staying bundled up indoors as the temperatures plummet.<p>Get extra cozy by …

Cooking

44 Simple, Healthy Fish Recipes for Crazy-Busy Weeknights

Nothing fancy, showy, or meaty here. Just our best simple fish recipes—perfect for weeknights.<p>Nothing fancy, showy, or meaty here. Just our best simple fish recipes—perfect for weeknights.

Best Bars in America

With star bartenders, expert cocktails and cool designs, these destination bars make key nightlife stops in cities around the country.

Ice Cream

3 of Apple's closest watchers say the company has a growing problem

Mossberg, writing for The Verge, said there had been a "gradual degradation in the quality and reliability of Apple's core apps." This has occurred over the past few years, he said.<p>"It's almost as if the tech giant has taken its eye off the ball when it comes to these core software products," …

Apple Music

A make-up free Kate Moss heads to Mustique with Daria Werbowy for new campaign

Take two supermodels – one of which is a photographer, a suitcase full of clothes and a week on a paradise island. The result is the new Equipment campaign, starring Kate Moss and Daria Werbowy – which feels ever so slightly like rifling through a friend’s private holiday album.<p>Moss, 41, and …

Wearable Tech

Netflix claims its most-watched movie ever in the first month is Adam Sandler's 'The Ridiculous 6'

"In the first 30 days on Netflix it's been the most-watched movie in the history of Netflix," Sarandos said at CES. "It's also enjoyed a spot at number one in every territory we operate in, and in many of them it's still number one."<p><b>UPDATE:</b> A Variety editor has clarified Sarandos' quote:<p>Still …

Entertainment
Terrorism

Stew Science: How to Choose the Best Cuts for Beef Stew

I pity the fool who brings fists to a knife fight, knives to a gunfight, and guns to nuclear Armageddon. Similarly, I'll never understand the person who brings lean beef to the stew pot. And that's where the question arises: What <i>is</i> the best cut of beef for beef stew?<p>Let's take a step back so I can …

45 Most Anticipated Albums of 2016

U2, Metallica, Radiohead and more<p>45<p>By , , , , , , , , , ,<p>From this month's return of David Bowie to the much-delayed return of Frank Ocean, 2016 …

This physicist has a groundbreaking idea about why life exists

Why does life exist?<p>Popular hypotheses credit a primordial soup, a bolt of lightning, and a colossal stroke of luck.<p>But if a provocative new theory is correct, luck may have little to do with it. Instead, according to the physicist proposing the idea, the origin and subsequent evolution of life …

Physics

The Most Popular Trader Joe's Products in 2015 (Yes, There's Cookie Butter)

The people have spoken—and they love soy chorizo.<p>If you’re the sort of person who has an entire pantry shelf dedicated to cookie butter and peanut butter-filled pretzels and Joe’s O's, the Trader Joe’s Customer Choice Awards are basically your Oscars. And this week, we have winners!<p>TJ’s announced …

Sex-crime charge marks a turning point in the Bill Cosby saga

He was an entertainment legend, a trailblazing stand-up comedian and actor who won multiple Emmys and America's hearts. He became the first African-American to star in a television drama series and later played the part of a beloved doctor, in a show named after him.<p>When rumors of sexual misconduct …

Apple could be forced to add more ‘executives of color’

Apple could be forced to add more non-white executives and directors, due to a proposal put forward by an investor who thinks the current makeup of Apple execs is “a little bit too vanilla.”<p>The possible pro-diversity push was reportedly prompted after the son of investor Antonio Avian Maldonado II, …

The 55 best Christmas episodes you can watch on Netflix right now

But if that's your only strategy, you're missing out on some awesome content in the form of holiday-themed TV episodes. These eps can be harder to find because Netflix's search option won't pick up on episode titles — and some of the episodes don't even have "Christmas" or "holiday" in the title.<p>So …

TV

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

European Travel

The most breathtaking natural wonder in every state

From arid deserts to lush forests, America's landscape is as varied as it is stunning.<p>Picking 50 wasn't easy, but here are the most beautiful natural attractions in each state.

National Parks

Spotify’s ‘Year In Music’ Recaps The Songs You Listened To Most In 2015

The end of the year is nigh, which means tech companies left, right and center are issuing their annual recaps. Spotify, one of the few worth keeping note of when it comes to these matters, has just launched its 2015 ‘Year In Music’ feature which provides a neat recap of the sounds that kept you …

Globalization

Obama tries to ease anxiety over terrorism with Oval Office address

President Obama said Sunday that recent attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, Calif., show that the threat of terrorism to the United States has entered a new phase, but he vowed that the nation will ultimately defeat the Islamic State and other militant groups.<p>“The threat from terrorism is real, …

Terrorism

Planning Your First Trip to Bangkok?

<b>Why Go:</b> The people? The best hotel service anywhere? Endless, inexpensive massages? The cuisine? The smiles? The Thai Baht at 3 cents?<p>If you're reading this, you probably already have some reasons picked out, but what they say about Thailand being the "land of smiles" is not hype. And if you love …

Asia Travel

21 Signs You Have Been Bitten by the Travel Bug

<b>There is a wicked bug that tends to bite curious minds.</b> A single bite is strong enough to transform the victim's mind and life forever. Yes, I'm talking about the (in)famous "travel bug" which causes the victim to feel an obsessive need to travel the world! The fever the bug causes is commonly …

Travel Deals

The countries that don’t exist

There really is a secret world of hidden independent nations, with their own populations, governments – and football leagues. In fact, you’ve almost certainly visited one without realising.<p>When I first see Nick Middleton, he is surrounded by globes and atlases showing the most exotic places on the …

Queen Elizabeth II