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The 15 Best Documentaries On Netflix Right Now

<b>Last Updated: April 11th</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 masses? …

Entertainment

Sweet and Salty Peanut Butter Cracker Toffee

<i>Peanut butter cracker toffee will be your new favorite sweet treat. It's so simple to make, and it's downright trouble too.</i><p>This crazy delicious saltine cracker toffee recipe I made last year appears often in our house, only this time I thought I would change things up and give this toffee a peanut …

Dessert

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> …

Cooking

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 …

MacBook Air

Common grammar mistakes

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 …

Books

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

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 picture-perfect slices, from …

Food

Is This the Best Recipe for Beef Stew Ever? | Men's Health

And making beef bourguignon is easy. Or, at least this recipe from Chef Daniel Davey makes it so.<p>You take a hearty portion of beef and combine it with onions, mushrooms, carrots, and red wine. Then you slow-cook everything until the meat turns incredibly tender.<p>Davey’s version is so straightforward …

Brussels Sprout Recipes To Bookmark Right Now

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 fried, they turn into a crisp and soft, nutty …

Cooking

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

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 adds to this …

Cooking

The Single Most Important Kitchen Tool

To cook well, you need three things: fresh ingredients, simple techniques, and a few, high quality tools. Like anything, having the right equipment makes doing the job that much better. Whether it's a well seasoned pan or a casserole dish that's been passed down through the generations, great …

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 …

Food & Dining

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

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 thought to be harmful to your …

Food

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 …

Kitchens

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>$30.91from Amazon<p>At their physical core, onion rings couldn't be more different from fried fish. But at their philosophical core, …

Onions

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. These chocolate treats are packed with Reese's Peanut Butter …

Dessert

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

<i>By: Ben Wener</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Andy Castro</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 …

Walt Disney Company

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 …

Aquaculture

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 …

Seafood

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 …

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 …

Comedy