Entries Tagged as 'Dieting'

Is Cracking a Joint Harmful

June 10th, 2011 · Comments Off

Q.I’ve seen many people use their hands to “pop” or “crack” their necks, and I do it myself when my neck feels stiff (very often). What are we doing to ourselves exactly? Are we doing any permanent damage?

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Soy Made Easy

April 18th, 2011 · Comments Off

If the word “soy” conjures up memories of dry, tasteless veggie burgers, you are in for a pleasant surprise. Soy products are healthful, abundant and relatively inexpensive. And more importantly, they taste great, too! The choices and varieties are plentiful, and the uses are limited only by available cabinet and refrigerator space.

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The Dishes

April 11th, 2011 · Comments Off

I’ve never lived with a dishwashing-compatible companion. My college roommate was perpetually annoyed by my habit of “showering” the dishes (washing and rinsing each one under the running tap) instead of “bathing” them (filling the sink with soapy water, scrubbing all the dishes, then refilling the basin with rinse water).

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Superlative Haute Cuisine

April 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

SA Review of La Cuisine De Joel Robuchon: A Seasonal Cookbook From Chaucer to Faulkner, The Literary Lunch: Recipes for a Hungry Mind looks at some of the more delicious food references throughout the history of classic literature, and turns these into real, kitchen tested recipes which can be cooked up at home.

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