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The very best burritos in NYC

Best burritos in NYC<p>1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Yelp/Norah P<p>Restaurants<p>Burrito Box<p>Hell's Kitchen<p>The proof is in the pudding, or in this case, it’s in the …

4 Easy to Start Online Side Hustle Ideas

Many people who want to work from home are simply looking for ways to make a little extra on the side. While a part-time job can fill the bill, when …

Glassdoor: 11 of the 25 highest-paying U.S. jobs for 2017 are in tech

Career website Glassdoor today released its 2017 report on the “Highest Paying Jobs In Demand.” Just like last year, in the top 25 U.S. jobs listed, 11 were in tech — more than in any other industry (health care was next in line, with six jobs).<p>Glassdoor’s list is ordered by average base salary …

Employment

So You Want to Read… A Guide to Sci-Fi and Fantasy Subgenres

Science fiction and fantasy have never been straightforward genres. They encompass any number of weird, obscure, and wildly imaginative works of …

18+ must-have experiences in Alaska

Alaska, America’s largest state and hosts the lowest population density at approximately one person to every square mile. This, coupled with Alaska’s …

The High Cost of a Home Is Turning American Millennials Into the New Serfs

American greatness was long premised on the common assumption was that each generation would do better than previous one. That is being undermined …

Home Ownership

How to Plan Your Dream Trip to Niseko Japan on a Budget

<i>This feature originally appeared in the November issue of TransWorld SNOWboarding magazine and has been updated with photos and videos. Subscribe</i> …

Mexican Cabbage Soup Recipe

By: meme shebroe<p>MINOUCHKA -- Once again another great soup recipe from Eating Well. Another one for the file!<p>By: Leith<p>Excellent soup , I used …

Swiss Company Creates Chocolate That Makes Menstruation More Comfortable

In an effort to make women’s period more comfortable, Swiss confiseur Marc Widmer has come up with a special chocolate that he claims can ease cramps …

Adult toy store employees fight off armed robber by throwing dildos at him

Here's something you don't see everyday.<p>When a man came to rob adult toy store Lotions & Lacein San Bernadino, California, two female employees …

Employment

7 Healthy Hot Drinks to Sip on a Cold Day

Wintertime calls for comforting, soothing hot drinks like cocoa and tea — but they don't have to be unhealthy! With these recipes, you can sip on your favorites all season long, without any worry about your diet.

Weight Loss

The Best Way to Make Every Kind of Chocolate Chip Cookie

If you’re going to treat yourself to homemade chocolate chip cookies, they’d better be damn good. But trying a new chocolate chip cookie recipe can …

Dessert

11 Brilliant Gifts $10 and Under

This year, rock Secret Santa with ease. These 11 budget-friendly ideas are ideal for stocking stuffers, gift exchanges, and last-minute</i> …

Masala Mushroom Bhuna: Indian Spicy Sauteed Mushrooms [Vegan]

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Recipes

'Poor decisions and lack of compassion' reported at NHS trust

Incidents found in secret review of Pennine Acute trust include a premature baby left to die alone in a sluice room<p>A secret medical review showed mothers and babies died at an NHS trust in the Manchester area where clinical errors, bad staff attitudes and chronic shortages were commonplace.<p>The …

30 gift ideas for the person in your life who knows wine is the best medicine

Buying gifts for people is much easier when you know what they like.<p>And when what they like is wine, it's even easier. Because even if they don't …

Concrete and Wood Slab Table

First of all, this is my first instructable, so take it easy on this old hillbilly. This instructable will outline how I made two similar concrete …

Dad chronicles son’s terminal cancer with a video game

By Vicky Hallett<p>Vicky Hallett<p>Bio Follow<p><b>‘Thank You for Playing’</b><p>Available for streaming at pbs.org until Nov. 23.<p>“We’re very good at end-of-life care.”<p>That’s what medical experts told Ryan and Amy Green after informing the parents that Joel, their young son, had terminal brain cancer. And it’s what a …

San Francisco

Awesome DIY Projects: 12 Resources That Most People Throw To Waste

If you’re a hard core prepper, you must be aware of the fact that waste is maybe the worst thing that’s plaguing our modern civilization. There’s …

The Yi M1 is a gorgeous mirrorless camera at a rock-bottom price

Before I get into this review, I want to get one thing straight. <i>I am not a photographer.</i><p>I didn’t study photography at school. I haven’t done any classes. I don’t have a side-gig shooting weddings and bar mitzvahs. I have a relatively decent Nikon DSLR which I primarily use for product review photos …

A wildly popular Japanese chain where diners eat alone in silent meditation opened its first US location

If you were eating at an Ichiran restaurant right now, you wouldn’t be reading this article. You also wouldn’t be chatting with a companion or multitasking. What you’d do is slurp noodles in solitude at a solo booth.<p>The chain of minimalist ramen shops that impose a Zen approach on diners is hugely …

Food & Dining

What to Do in Harlem

Find old-school dining, fine arts, documentaries and DJs in Harlem, NY. (Photos: Paul Quitoriano)<p>Harlem does not feel like the rest of Manhattan, and …

Why Adult Bunk Beds Are a Design Do

Studio Lifestyle transforms a basic bedroom into a fun guest room with one seriously unexpected detail<p>When the client decided to remodel her guest bedroom, West Hollywood design firm Studio Lifestyle removed the existing king bed and installed adult-size bunk beds instead. The owner—a well-known …

Interior Design

For scientists and students: Why the mobile DNA kit Bento Lab is not just for Christmas

A mobile DNA lab for remote regions is one thing, but a chemistry kit for kids at Christmas is another altogether. Bento Lab co-founder Bethan …

I took a $30 test that told me if I had 'superhero' genes — and it was by far the most fun test I've taken

I've done ones that told me where my ancestors came from, ones that tried to advise me how to eat and exercise, and of course, 23andMe's test.<p>But until now, I hadn't come across one that would tell me if I had "superpowers."<p>So, when I heard about Orig3n, a biotech company that offers such a test, I …

Stem Cells

5 Websites that Pay Writers $75+ Per Article

There are so many websites that pay writers. The following is a list of 5 such websites, in a variety of categories. All of them pay at least $75.<p>For …

15 Cool Projects You Can Make From a Single Sheet of Plywood

You can build a lot with a 4 x 8 piece of lumber.<p>Our list of incredible projects built from 2 x 4s isn't the only testament to what can be done with construction-grade lumber. Here we've gone even more minimal: These builds are each made from a single 4-foot by 8-foot piece of plywood. This is the …

6 Instant Meals for Backpacking: Just Add Boiling Water

If you are very busy at work and your job requires you to stay in the office until the evening, you probably don’t have a lot of time to cook …

39 Brilliant Camping Hacks To Try On Your Next Trip

Nature don't fail me now.

Batteries