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Make espresso at home without spending a fortune

Expecting cafe-quality shots from a home espresso machine is a bit unrealistic. Of course that doesn't mean you can't sling delicious espresso based drinks right from your kitchen counter. Better yet, you needn't drop an exorbitant amount of money for the privilege.<p>Compared with the thousands of …

Coffee

Here's what wine you should be drinking, according to how you take your coffee

The way you drink your coffee can say a lot about your preference for fragrance, aroma, body, and acidity.<p>You can take those preferences and apply them to lots of other foods and drinks, including wine.<p>We asked Paolo Meregalli, owner of popular New York restaurant Mulino a Vino, to give us his wine …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Comedy Issue<p><i>GQ</i> goes behind the scenes with the resident genius of <i>SNL</i> to see the sketch-comedy master in her element.<p>By Amy Wallace2 days agoView …

Nitro coffee is the next big thing to happen to your morning brew

Coffee fans in the know are tapping into a new trend that turns regular java into a frothy, creamy morning beverage—without milk and sugar.<p>Nitro coffee is a cold brew (coffee that is steeped, not heated) infused with odorless, flavorless nitrogen gas, kegged like beer and served on tap by local …

Cocktail on a stick? Here's how to make 5 sweet booze popsicles

Those of us who love cocktails spend a lot of time thinking about how to drink more of them, often in ways that are more imaginative than just ordering the same drink at the same bar all the time. We love brunch at good restaurants because of the fried chicken and waffles, sure, but also because …

Anyone who loves coffee and bourbon should put the two together immediately — here's how

And guess what? Making it is as easy as mixing bourbon and whole espresso beans and waiting patiently for six hours.<p>I first tried coffee-infused bourbon in the aptly named Cold-Fashioned at The New York Edition hotel's Clocktower restaurant. It uses the infused bourbon to mimic the taste of …

Quick Healthy Breakfasts

<b>Despite the best of intentions, it’s easy to let our healthy breakfast ambitions fall through the cracks in the rush to get out the door in the morning. Not anymore! All of these recipes can either be made ahead of time and grabbed on the way out the door, or whipped up in five minutes or less.</b><p>Chia …

25 Slack tips to make you more productive

You can chat with other employees individually, create channels for multiple people (think chat rooms), and continue the conversation from just about any device. Everything is archived and searchable, so it's easy to find old conversations.<p>Slack also integrates with dozens of other services, …

Caffè Shakerato

Makes 1 Servings<p>To take this in a mocha direction, add 1 ounce chocolate syrup (we like Monin brand best), and cut the simple syrup to 1/2 ounce.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. strong cold-brew coffee<p>1 oz. simple syrup (click for recipe)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine coffee and simple syrup in a cocktail …

Coffee

These are the 15 best tequilas in the world

Seriously, Mexican law actually states that no liquor can be labeled tequila unless it comes from the western state of Jalisco (or select districts of other Mexican states).<p>And, like sparkling wines, tequilas come in all varieties and price ranges.<p>In honor of National Tequila Day (July 24), we …

Lahore Deli's Chai

Makes about 4½ cups<p>Customize this chai recipe blend by adding a crushed cinnamon stick or big pinch of grated fresh ginger to the first step.<p>May 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 green cardamom pods, crushed<p>½ teaspoon fennel seeds, crushed<p>4 cups whole milk<p>5 teaspoons or 5 bags strong black tea (such as …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

10 Healthy Eating Habits That Will Change Your Life

Nutrition experts dole out a ton of advice about how to eat well—and, most importantly, not lose your mind doing it. But there are some tips that …

Great Leaders Can Think Like Each Member of Their Team

Money wasn’t the only thing that enabled financier Cosimo de’ Medici to become <i>de facto</i> ruler of Florence for much of the Italian Renaissance. He exemplified a special leadership skill — the ability to get diverse teams of contending bankers, merchants, and traders to collaborate effectively. How? …

30 iconic American hotel bars everyone should have a drink at

All the major hospitality groups are filling their portfolios with new projects inside buzzy and beloved hotels. Hoteliers, too, are answering the bar-hopping public's call: multiple cocktail concepts within a single hotel are becoming the standard at big city hotels, especially those that stand on …

Hospitality

10 of the finest cocktails for National Tequila Day

It's National Tequila Day, and what better way to mark the occasion than with ten of the best tequila-based cocktails, from the classic to the creative? Actually, it’s more like eight, because I’ve thrown in a couple of mezcal drinks to spice things up a bit. The differences between them are …

A financial planner explains how one couple can save $5,000 for emergencies

<b>How Maureen got off track:</b> "My husband, Sam, and I have gotten into this pattern of resolving to save two months of living expenses, actually saving the money — and then depleting the fund because of unforeseen expenses.<p>He's a web developer, and I have a coaching practice, and our combined income …

Try This Totally Doable 7-Day Plan to Improve Your Credit

Fixing your credit doesn't need to be a Herculean task.<p>There are 168 hours in a week. By allocating a tiny fraction of them to improving your credit, …

How to Increase Your Strength as a Leader Right Now | Inc.com

Stop wasting retreats, team building, and personal development on the latest idea that puts a label on your head about the type of leader/communicator/decision maker that you are. Such endeavors have as much impact on business results as the latest quiz overtaking Facebook feeds everywhere: "Which …

Leadership

What makes a good leader great?

Whether we like it or not, we’re born into a world where climbing the ranks in business ultimately becomes our top priority—especially earlier on in our careers.<p>We compete to get into the best universities, and we clamor for open positions at the top firms. Once we get our leg in the door, we …

The 25 Best Abs Exercises

Refresh your workout with these ab exercises<p>Nothing says fit like a washboard stomach. But scoring high-definition abs isn't as easy as cranking out crunch after crunch. To sculpt a stronger, more chiseled core, you need the best ab workout to work the two dozen muscles between your hips and your …

Workouts

10 Great Beers You Will Never Taste

These beers make Pappy Van Winkle seem as easy to find as a can of Coke.<p>While newly-minted bourbon "connoisseurs" line up at liquor stores, enter lotteries, or troll the black market hoping to get their hands on that sweet, sweet Pappy Van Winkle, beer geeks only wish they had it so easy. According …

Seven Things Only Weak Managers Say

There are certain metro areas in the United States about which people say “It’s a nice place to visit, but there’s no <i>there</i> there.” They mean that the town has no core — no beating heart, in a cultural sense. Some people are the same way. Some of them sit in high-level positions.<p>You can talk to an …

The Workplace

The beginner's guide to interval training

These Elite CrossFitters Went Vegan. Should You?<p>How to Treat and Heal Sunburned Skin<p>Can Being an Avid Cyclist Hurt You in the Bedroom?<p>Your …

Exercise

Fruit Smoothie Recipe For a Healthy Breakfast

Losing and controlling your weight is an ongoing conversation with so many people everyday. Studies by leading nutritionists all have say, eat a well …

10 Banned Foods Americans Should Stop Eating – Infographic

Embed this infographic on your website:<p>Are you eating <b>food that's already banned</b> in other countries but is still allowed to poison and kill Americans? …

8 Exercises You Can Do on the Treadmill That Aren't Running

See ya never, treadmill boredom.<p>I always thought treadmills were for running. But lately, as I’ve been running on mine and counting the minutes until I can turn off the blasted device, I’ve seen more and more women performing lunges, side shuffles, and other exercises on theirs that are typically …

Workouts