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The Best Documentaries On Netflix Streaming Right Now

<b>Last Updated: September 5th</b><p>Streaming video is the best thing that’s ever happened to documentaries. People who would never have paid for a ticket to a theatrical nonfiction film are now, thanks to Netflix’s robust selection, scarfing down the stuff by the barrel. But where to start among the …

Entertainment

Sweet and Salty Peanut Butter Cracker Toffee

I added peanut butter into the toffee mixture. After baking, I topped this toffee with a white chocolate and peanut butter layer. Seriously. I amaze myself sometimes. If you have a peanut butter lover in your life, give this peanut butter cracker toffee recipe a try today!<p><i>Peanut butter cracker</i> …

Recipes

6 Easy Slow-Cooker Chicken Recipes

Fact: Making dinner in your slow cooker rocks. So the next time you go to plug in that Crock-Pot, pile in the ingredients for one of these six chicken dinner recipes. Whether you're craving Mexican, Asian, Italian or good old American home cooking, we've got you covered.<p><b>Chicken Teriyaki</b><p><b>Chicken</b> …

Slow Cookers

I can't imagine using my computer without this app

F.lux is a free app for Mac, PC, and Linux, that runs in the background and subtly changes the color temperature of your computer screen to match the time of day.<p>As the developers explain on the f.lux website, the screen is "warm at night and like sunlight during the day."<p>"When the sun sets, it …

9 embarrassing grammar mistakes, and how to avoid making them

Some might consider grammar an annoying technicality, a detail of speech and writing not worth the time fussing over.<p>"That's bunk," writes Nick Corcidolos, a headhunter in Silicon Valley since 1979.<p>"The way you use language reveals who you are, how you think, and how you work .... You can pretend …

Language

The 20 best nonfiction books of 2015

To compile the list, Goodreads' editors nominated titles frequently reviewed on the site, which were then voted on by readers.<p>This year's selections cover everything from relationships to career advice to racial tensions.<p>Scroll down to see the 20 nonfiction titles you need to add to your reading …

How To Slice The Perfect First Piece Of Pie Without Making A Mess

It's harder than it sounds.<p>Pie season is upon us, folks -- with apple, pumpkin and pecan making the rounds -- and that means it's time to finally learn how to properly slice a pie. While just about anyone can cut into a pie and put pieces on a plate, it takes a true pie master to be able to serve …

Is This the Best Recipe for Beef Stew Ever?

Slow-cook the meat to tender perfection. Then feast on the delicious high-protein meal<p>Some call it “sauté de boeuf à la Bourguignonne.” Others just call it “beef stew.” Julia Child famously referred to it as “one of the most delicious beef dishes concocted by man.”<p>She’s right. There’s nothing more …

Brussels Sprout Recipes To Bookmark Right Now

You don't want to miss out on these dishes.<p>Brussels sprouts have endured a bad reputation, and it’s not entirely undeserved. When boiled, which they so often have been in the past, they taste wretched, and smell even worse. (To be honest, they smell like farts.) But when roasted, sautéed or even …

Recipes

Sweet Potato Recipes That'll Last You Through The Cold Months

Orange is better.<p>Sweet potatoes are a very special kind of spud. They offer all the comfort and starchy goodness of a regular potato, but they're loaded with sweetness, too. Often times these root veggies show off their sweet flavor with a bright orange color -- though, not always -- which only …

The Single Most Important Kitchen Tool

To cook well, you need three things: fresh ingredients, simple techniques, and a few, high quality tools. Having the right equipment makes doing the job that much better. Be it a well seasoned pan or a casserole dish that's been passed down, great kitchenware makes cooking a joy.<p>To cook well, you …

Knives

How to Make Crispy Pork Belly—It's Easier Than You Think

Mike Greenfield and Josh Greenfield of The Brothers Green learn the Asian art of BBQ pork belly from chef Sean Scotese of Lazy Siu—and it's so simple you can do it at home.<p>Chef <b>Sean Scotese</b> learned everything he knows about pork belly from a trip he took to China. Or, more specifically, from a guy …

Pork Belly

How To Make Your Own Almond Milk, Because It's Ridiculously Easy

Wham, bam, thank you, ma'am.<p>The list of ingredients on a carton of almond milk is long. Too long. It includes things like locust bean gum, sunflower lecithin, gellan gum and sometimes even carrageenan. Though those are all commonly found in many foods you buy at the grocery store and <i>most</i> aren't …

This Thing Now: Misen Knives

<i>We're pretty obsessed with This Thing Now. Here's how to get it into your life.</i><p>We're knife nuts here at Tasting Table. A sharp blade is the most …

The Food Lab: Foolproof Onion Rings

Here's another exclusive excerpt from my book, The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science. I hope you enjoy it.<p>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<p>$33.89from Amazon<p>At their physical core, onion rings couldn't be more different from fried fish. But at their philosophical core, …

These Loaded Peanut Butter Brownies Are About To Rock Your World

Summer is over, and we've got HALLOWEEN on the brain here at Brit + Co! Well, Halloween candy, to be exact ;) If you're craving something sweet, you've come to the right place. We're showing you how to make Loaded Peanut Butter Brownies.<p>Summer is over, and we've got HALLOWEEN on the brain here at …

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The Disneyland Bucket List: 20 Things You Need To Do Before You Die

<i>By: Ben Wener</i><p>You might <i>think</i> you've done Disneyland/California Adventure as well as anyone could possibly do it, from main gate to backstage -- but, well, you'd be wrong. It would take a lifetime, a heap of cash, and a slew of special friends with most excellent access to do everything worth doing …

Winnie-the-Pooh

How to Order Oysters at Restaurants (and Actually Know What You're Doing)

Eating great oysters is easy; figuring out how to order them from a menu with dozens of different kinds of oysters is really intimidating. These simple tips will get you ordering like an expert.<p>Nobody needs an excuse to order a dozen oysters. But that moment when you get the menu at an oyster bar …

Oysters

10 Sauces for Simple Grilled Vegetables

Make a mixed grill platter of vegetables and serve it with a sauce, and you have an impressive, party-worthy dish to serve alongside some simply …

Cakey Fans Beware: These Brownies are Practically Fudge

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, is taking one-bowl brownies to new (excessively frosted) heights.</i><p>I've sampled a lot of brownies in my life. Personally, if I were to get philosophical about it, <b>I like a brownie that teeters on the edge of fudge-like.</b> It …

Recipes

Amy Schumer: I'm Proud to Not Look Like a 'Malnourished Bird'

From sexism in Hollywood to her weight, Amy Schumer is not afraid to speak her mind.<p>“It’s very therapeutic for me to be like, ‘Yes, I’m not going to …