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25 of the highest-rated novels you can read in 5 hours or less

Books have been proven to make us more empathetic, equip us to deal with uncertainty and anxiety, and help to prevent cognitive decline through middle age into our advanced years.<p>With so many advantages — not to mention the fact that they give our eyes a much-needed rest from back-lit, digital …

Books

Avocado Edamame Potstickers - Yup, it's Vegan

Add half of the avocado and about three quarters of the cooked edamame to a blender. Blend until smooth, adding just a splash of water if needed. If …

This Fancy French Onion Soup Casserole Is Worth the Effort

Make the stew:<p>Heat 4 tablespoons of the butter in a large, heavy-bottomed pot or Dutch oven over medium-high heat until melted and just beginning to …

Roasted beetroot tart with thyme, olives and Parmesan recipe

This beetroot tart with crème fraîche and Parmesan is a real winner<p>If you can’t find beetroot still with the leaves on, a couple of handfuls of spinach is a worthy alternative. I like to use the pretty pink candy cane beetroots for this recipe, but the deep red ones are also</b> …

Never-Seen Before Video Of Corns Popping 1,250x Slower Than Real Time Is Incredibly Satisfying

All of us have tried popping popcorn, but have you actually seen how it happens? This burning question led Warped Perception to capture the process …

7 YouTube Workouts You Can Do Without Leaving Your Bed

Some mornings you just can’t drag yourself out of bed when that 7am workout alarm goes off. Maybe you were out later than planned on a fun first date, lost track of time following bloggers on Snapchat or spent the night researching how to land your dream job. Whatever the reason for feeling like a …

Exercise

How To Take Care Of A Sad Person (10 Steps)

We all deal with sad people in different ways. Some people are experts in the art of comforting others. Some freeze up like they’ve just seen a …

Inspiration

18 Amazing Foods For A Long Life

Getty Images (4)<p>Getty Images (5); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images; Tara Johnson for TIME<p>Getty Images (1); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images …

The Overnight Oats Recipe That Can Help You Lose Weight

Not a morning person? Make this amazing overnight oats recipe before slipping under the covers, and the thought of the sweet and chewy coconut oatmeal, crunchy almonds, and chocolate chips will practically pull you out of bed.<p>It's the perfect breakfast if you're watching your weight because it …

Breakfast

9 spices that just might save your life one day

Not only is cinammon a powerful antioxidant, it may be able to prevent blood clots and even cardiovascular disease<p>If salt and pepper are all you are using to put some zip in your food, you are not only missing out on adding flavor to your meals, but maybe opportunities for a healthier, longer life. …

EVEN DOCTORS ARE AMAZED BY THIS REMEDY: IT PREVENTS HEART ATTACK, LOWERS CHOLESTEROL AND BOOSTS YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM

A combination of honey and cinnamon make a powerful remedy used to treat number of diseases, according to scientists, doctors and other medical …

500 years of female beauty in art

Simple Trick To Make Your Own Origami Bookmarks

Your cat has started to doubt your loyalty what with the number of dog-eared pages in all your books; you’re sick of converting page numbers such as …

Exclusive Interview! Alison Goodman, Author, ‘The Dark Days Club’

Alison Goodman is the author of <i>The Dark Days Club</i>: a novel of dark fantasy set in the shadows of Regency England:London, April 1812. Lady Helen …

There is no reason the Scandis should call dibs on this distinctive, flavoursome loaf, so here is a recipe for a simple, everyday rye. But should you mix this hardy grain with another flour? And what is the right way to get a good rise?<p>If December is a month of sweetly spiced, buttery breads, …

Bread

Kung Pao cauliflower

Fifteen years ago China was a net exporter of grain. Now it is the second largest importer of grain in the world. It was once also the world’s …

15 Foods That Make You Hungrier

You know those days when your inbox feels like a confetti-filled piñata exploded in it and you can’t keep up? That’s exactly what happens to your …

Dutch Artist Illustrates Rats To Show Their Cute Side

Dutch artist Nadya Bonten-Slenders creates beautiful illustrations, usually with one or more rats as the center point, though every now and then she …

Artist Shows How It Feels To Live With Anxiety And Depression

Anxiety is not a joke. But what if a light-hearted laugh could make things a little bit brighter? British illustrator Gemma Correll draws comics …

Depression

25+ Animals That Sleep Wherever They Please

It's hard being an adorable animal, so tiring, that sometimes a nap is unavoidable! In fact, the smaller the animal, the more sleep it seems to need: …

20+ Cutest Pet Criminal Duos

It's good practice to separate a pair of troublemakers, but what happens when those trouble makers are live-in pets? It's bad enough when you have …

Fairytale-Like Illustrations By Swedish Artist Alexander Jansson

Alexander Jansson is a Swedish illustrator who describes himself on Facebook as “some kind of “artist”, digital mixed media illustrator, 2D/3D …

Digital Art

Tomato tart

This cheesy tomato tart is quick to make, looks elegant and tastes delicious<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the pastry crust</b><p>300g flour<br>• 200g cold butter (plus a little extra for greasing the pan)<br>• 2 egg yolks<br>• 1-2 tbsp cold water<br>• 1 tsp salt<p><b>For the filling</b><p>1 small white onion, grated<br>• 1 tbsp flour<br>• 450g mascarpone<br>• 100g …

Recipes

Savory Onion and Leek Tart Recipe - Chowhound

Inspired by the Alsatian flammenküche, which is a tart with onions, cream, and bacon, this dish is an homage to cuisine from German-speaking Europe …

Cauliflower Veggie Burger [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Vegetarian

Cozy Onion Soup

“Today’s selection for a light and tasty lunch was an onion soup. I noticed I had some snacks (crackers) leftovers. The humidity did not make a good …

Book Lovers' Edition

Here's our roundup of the best new London books released this year.<p>Pop one into a friend or family member's stocking and you're sure to be on the …

England

Herb + Spice Homemade Glycerin Soap Recipe

My favorite gifts to receive are those made by hand, and they are also my favorite to give to others. Pretty homemade soap is the perfect little gift …

An Easy Technique to Pack 5 Salads Tonight That Will Stay Fresh All Week

Eating a big salad at least once a day is a great way to maintain healthy habits. Don't have time to cut up a salad every single night? Here's a way to make all the salads you need for your workweek at once. Follow these simple salad-making rules, and your meal will taste just as fresh on Friday as …

Healthy Eating