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5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Try To Blast Belly Fat

It’s really easy to get dehydrated. You might think you’re drinking enough water over the course of a day but maybe you’re not. Being dehydrated can …

Wellness

8 Hanukkah Desserts for Every Night of Hanukkah

8 Desserts for Every Night of Hanukkah<p>Because every night of Hanukkah deserves its own dessert.<p>December 17, 2017<p>Hanukkah—the Jewish festival of …

Pull-Apart Challah Rolls Are Definitely the Best Rolls

Pull-Apart Challah Rolls<p>Makes 15 rolls<p><i>For the dough:</i> <br>4 to 4 1/4 cups all-purpose flour <br>1/4 cup granulated sugar <br>1 (1/4-ounce) packet active dry yeast …

Weight Gain and Aging: An explanation and solution

First we grow longer. Then we grow wider. People assume that weight gain is just another unavoidable insult in the aging process. They’re wrong.<p>Such thinking characterizes many of our notions about “normal” aging. Other casualties in this category include your bone, balance, muscle and marbles. …

Plant-Based Diet: The World’s Healthiest Diet for Weight Loss

A <b>plant-based diet</b> is a diet of every animal (as well as humans) based on nutrients derived from plants, including fruits, vegetables, legumes, and whole grains, but with some or no animal products.<p>According to the Medical School of Harvard, the latest scientific evidence shows that a plant-based …

Spring Clean Your Spice Cabinet by Making Blends

Come spring cleaning, ambitious home cooks like me have a lot to answer for. Namely, we're haunted by single-use spices—those jars we bought with …

Spices

A Little Spice Makes Everything Nice: 16 Cozy Cinnamon Recipes

Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon? From braises to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.<p><b>Is there anything that isn't made better by cinnamon?</b> From burgers to baked goods, these recipes all feature cinnamon as a starring ingredient.

Real. Thai. Food. From Kin Khao owner Pim Techamuanvivit

“I learned to cook,” says Bangkok-born Pim Techamuanvivit, “when I first tasted what passed for Thai food here in the States. Before that, I couldn’t even boil an egg.”<p>Homesick for the food she’d grown up eating, and disappointed by the versions she sampled in American restaurants, the owner of Kin …

Curries

15 Ways to Cut Hundreds Of (Empty) Calories a Day

Because when you’re trying to get lean, every calorie counts<p>Five hundred calories from Little Debbie Swiss Rolls affect your body much differently than the same number in the form of roasted chicken with a side of kale.<p>In fact, when people added 500 calories of peanuts a day to their diet for 8 …

How to Make Zhug, the Yemenite Hot Sauce You'll Want to Put on Everything

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>Last week, when I wrote about my recipe for <i>phat phrik khing</i>, I tried my absolute darnedest to convince you that a good mortar and pestle belongs in the arsenal of any home cook. It will actually extract more flavor from …

We Created the Perfect Cupcake Recipe (And Yes, There’s Lots of Frosting)

From this day forth, you will need no other cupcake recipe.<p>Our resident baking savant and senior associate food editor <b>Claire Saffitz's</b> idea of a good time involves whipping up homemade bagels on the fly. There's no one else we trust more to develop the cupcake recipe of our dreams, and she came up …

Dessert

9 Beginner-Friendly Strength Routines To Try If You’re Just Getting Back Into Working Out

If you’re easing back into a regular training routine after a few months off (or for the first time, no judgments here!), you want to be smart about …

Exercise

Mom’s Buttermilk Biscuits

Tender and buttery, Mom’s Buttermilk Biscuits have a slightly crisp outer layer and are fluffy, hot and steamy on the inside. They have always been …

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Breadbasket: Cornbread, Dinner Rolls and More

When preparing for this year’s Thanksgiving, don’t let the breadbasket become an afterthought. As the vehicle for soaking up precious gravy-drenched, …

This Is How We Roll

Croissant-doughnut hybrids may come and go, but doughy, icing-covered cinnamon rolls are forever.<p>They may not be sugar crusted and totally on trend …

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Incorporate the cozy flavors of fall into your favorite pies, tarts, muffins, and scones with these seasonal baking ideas. Studded with fresh …

Baking

The Devil's Food Cake Recipe That Everyone Should Have

There are cake recipes, and then there are <i>cake recipes</i> -- the kind your grandma passes down to you, which you either cling to with great secrecy or share with those you love dearly. But in the world of devil's food cake, mediocre recipes abound, and great ones are hard to come by.<p>So we got a little …

Basic Biscuits Recipe

"This is a basic biscuit recipe with baking powder used as the leavening. They're easy to make and go with almost any meal."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups …

11 Things You Need to Do to Make Your Baked Goods Better

Even the most seasoned baker can use a refresher course now and then—these baking tips will make for better cookies, cakes, pies, and more<p>We'll admit it: Sometimes, we fudge things when we cook. After all, who needs a recipe for simple weeknight pasta? Off-the-cuff roasted chicken is a snap. We're …

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Podcasting

Homemade Garlic Naan

5.0 from 1 reviews<p>Homemade Garlic Naan<p>A chewy homemade naan bread covered in fresh minced garlic and green onions. This is the perfect accompaniment …

How To Make Empanadas

Empanadas come in many shapes and sizes in Argentina, but the most iconic shape sports the crimp, a pleated border that often fringes meat-filled …

Goat Birria (Jalisco-Style Goat Stew)

Heat a 6-qt. Dutch oven over medium-high. Add guajillo chile; cook, flipping once, until lightly toasted, 3–4 minutes. Transfer to a blender, add …

Winner’s Circle Pie

For the crust: Sift together flour, sugar, and salt into a medium mixing bowl. Use a pastry cutter or two knives to work butter and shortening into …

Baking

DIY Holiday Food Gifts for Everyone on Your List

Customize this breakfast favorite to surprise all your friends this holiday season.<p><b>To Package:</b> Place the granola in clear plastic gift bags and seal with a sticker. Pack the bag of granola in a box with honey or other favorite toppings if you like. We used handsome compostable wooden boxes lined …

Angel biscuits recipe: A Thanksgiving cross between biscuits and bread.

I know, it’s getting a bit late for a Thanksgiving recipe suggestion. (The <i>Times</i> started rolling out its proposed menu weeks ago!) But the recipe I …

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Most everyone loves chocolate cake. It's just one of those classic desserts that no one can refuse. A good chocolate cake is moist and tender, sweet …