Wendy James

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The $65 Japanese Whisky You Have to Find This Summer

For Japanese whisky lovers, August will show a brief silver lining among a seemingly endless series of clouds. Most of the news from Japan for the …

Audio Mixing

What Does CBD in Skin Care Actually Do?

Chances are, you know someone who rubs their joints with CBD balm before bed or spritzes on CBD oil to ease anxiety. A component found in cannabis …

Skin Care

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili


Toasted Bread, Bean, and Vegetable Soup


Sausage and Bean Dutch-Oven Stew


Cider-Braised Pork Shoulder


Whiskey and Triple Pork Black Bean Chili


Canadian video debunking fake online health claims becomes viral hit

Jonathan Jarry's job is to separate sense from nonsense in science, but he never imagined that creating a fake news video would end up being his most …


THE KEEPERSThe Recipes We Cook Over, and Over, and Over Again

Look, all Bon Appétit recipes are great. These are just...extra great.<p>On most weeknights, you'll find <i>Bon Appétit</i> staffers at home in their kitchens, cooking a recipe from our magazine pages or website. We practice what we preach—and we believe in the recipes we publish.<p>But, there are some recipes …


Censorship and What Freedom of Speech Really Means: Comedian Bill Hicks’s Brilliant Letter to a Priest

In early June of 1993, several months before cancer took his life at the age of thirty-two, beloved comedian <b>Bill Hicks</b> received a letter from a priest, bemoaning the “blasphemous” content in Hicks’s live television special <i>Revelations</i> and reprimanding British broadcaster Channel 4 for having put it …

Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and the US Army training exams, sit-ups are developing a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce …


The Completely Addictive Method For Grilling Burgers

I've grilled many burgers in my day, many of which were decent but none of which were restaurant-quality — that is, until I learned this technique from America's Test Kitchen. It's by far the most foolproof way to grill a burger with a charred exterior and juicy pink interior. The most important …


Desert Lime Body Moisturiser

How to use<p>daily to nourish dry skin<br>• after sun in conjunction with <b>kakadu plum vitamin c face serum</b><p>Benefits<p>Desert Lime extract assists skin repair due to …

Skin Care

Eggs Benedict for a Crowd

12 servings<p>We tackled every element of the classic eggs Benedict recipe to optimize it for a crowd. Poaching eggs in advance. A hollandaise that will stay luscious for hours. A tray of perfectly toasted, buttery muffins. Yep—it’s all here. This recipe comes together in under an hour and much of it …


How Lady Carole Bamford Turned an Organic Farm into an Empire

The UK’s high priestess of sustainability shares her secrets to being a conscious consumer.<p>Lady Carole Bamford’s lifelong commitment to wellness …

Fair Trade

Hermann Hesse on What Trees Teach Us About Belonging and Life

I woke up this morning to discover a tiny birch tree rising amidst my city quasi-garden, having overcome unthinkable odds to float its seed over heaps of concrete and glass, and begin a life in a meager oasis of soil. And I thought, my god*, what a miracle. What magic. What a reminder that life …

Skin serum: What it can and can’t do

Many things improve with age; unfortunately, your skin is not one of them. Wrinkles, brown spots, and general dullness often start to creep in as the …

Skin Care

This Bourbon and Bacon Jam Recipe Is, Well, Our Jam

Kick off the morning with a sweet and salty spread that really brings home the bacon. Sugary maple syrup, warm bourbon notes, and the smokiness of …


'Forest Bathing' Really May Be Good For Health, Study Finds

‘Forest bathing’ or <i>shinrin yoku</i>—spending time in a forest or other green space to reap the health benefits—has become an increasingly popular activity in recent years, especially in some countries, like Japan, which take it pretty seriously. And with good reason—the practice isn’t some new-age form …


These 15 Drawings Are An Incredible Reflection of What’s Wrong With Society

For centuries art has been used as a tool for telling the human story. What we look like, what we do, artistic expressions of our society – all are …


This sweet and spicy rub makes the tastiest pork tenderloin

Cooked properly, pork tenderloin in one of the juiciest, most flavorful cuts of meat you’ll ever eat – and it’s simple and cost effective. So how do …


More Recycling Won't Solve Plastic Pollution

It’s a lie that wasteful consumers cause the problem and that changing our individual habits can fix it


I Tried a Japanese Skin-Care Routine for a Month, and These Are the Results

As a beauty writer, I'll try anything in the world of beauty at least once. (Well, except for maybe that penis facial that was taking the world by storm last month — because, just why? — but you get the gist.) Take, for example, Japanese skin care. A few weeks ago, when I learned that the …

Skin Care

Germ-blasting robot sets its sights on fighting C. difficile outbreaks

The Mississauga, Ont., company behind a robot that blasts away hospital germs using ultraviolet light says its Solaris Lytbot is the ideal weapon in …

Public Health

How to Make a Classic Canadian Fried Dough Treat

I first tried these soft, oval-shaped doughnuts while skating down the Rideau Canal in Ottawa. A classic Canadian treat, these delicious snacks are …


I Tried $808 Worth Of Drunk Elephant Products — & This Is My Honest Opinion

<i>Welcome to Unfiltered, where we give our honest, no-B.S. reviews of the most buzzed-about beauty products, brands, and services on the market right</i> …

Skin Care

Yotam Ottolenghi’s hummus recipes

Hummus gets its name from the Arabic word for “chickpea”, and traditionally it contains just chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; olive oil is used only to finish it off on the plate. Other versions, based mainly on olive oil and containing anything from beetroot to avocado, I’ve always …


This kitchen in a box makes it easy to cook in micro-apartments and tiny homes

Young professionals living in micro-apartments and tiny homes can soon install a fully functioning kitchen in their residences, without the need for …


V2V Vacations

“Are you enjoying the whale show?”The captain strolls out onto the upper deck of the V2V Vacations ship, a smile on his face. He has detoured from …

British Columbia

Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Mostarda

This is a great recipe for people who are just getting their grill game going. Not only is it easy as pie to master, but the combination of grilled …