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Plant-Based Athlete: What Happened When I Stopped Eating Two Pounds of Meat Per Day

Growing up in Singapore, I was one of the “fat” kids in class. My classmates called me a “double scoop ice cream with a cherry on top.” (The cherry …

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4 Plant-Based Mason Jar Meals For A Lighter Lunch

Sure, we're all into the idea of packing a healthy lunch to bring to work. But between the unappealing Tupperware, figuring out which items may or …

Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …

Black Bean Breakfast Tacos with Ancho Chile Salsa

4 Servings<p>As with any other canned bean, find black beans with no spices. You can always add your own spices and herbs to suit your tastes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>3 scallions, sliced<p>1 poblano chile, seeds removed, cut into 1/2" pieces<p>1 15-oz. can black beans, rinsed<p>2 tablespoons …

Bees Knees Spicy Honey

Add a kick to your morning routine with Bees Knees Spicy Honey. Handmade in Brooklyn using raw honey from the Hudson Valley and a combination of …

Stark Industries and the Iron Man of Maine

Cosplay artist, maker, tinkerer, and inventor Thomas Lemieux (aka The Iron Man of Maine) made a huge splash at World Maker Faire in New York last year when he showed up in a full Iron Man costume complete with arc reactor. He spent lots of time posing for pictures and giving high-fives to kids (and …

$107 Rustic Cabin Man Cave I Built In My Basement

The room when I started.<p>I used old crate wood that a local metal company used for shipping. The boards after breaking apart were 1" x 8" x 12' rough …

A classic Toyota Land Cruiser with a camper conversion, the ultimate way to travel in vintage style. #wouldyoudriveit

A Tiny Wood Stove for Ella’s Tiny House

It’s an incredibly well designed and USA made stove with some very cool features, if you want to read more, check out Unforgettable Fire’s website …

Tool Pen is a Toolkit in a Pen’s Body

Having a set of screwdrivers is great when you’re around the house and can easily grab whichever one you need, but when you’re on the go, you need a …

Build Your Own Bug Out Bag

When disaster strikes and you need to haul ass, you don’t want to be running around gathering essentials. Your solution is a bug out bag—a kit that …

The Bolt With A Hidden Compartment

Do you need to hide micro film from prying eyes? What about coded messages? Are you secretly a member of the Cold War era KGB in need of a more …

The Peasant Knife Can Be Used With Just One Hand

The beauty of the Peasant Knife rests in its simplicity. Based on a similar knife used 400 years ago, the knife is as low-tech as they come. Each …

Thug Kitchen

If you've never heard of Thug Kitchen, odds are you've been sleeping cooking underneath a culinary and pop-cultural rock. If you have, you're …

Trusco Tool Box

Tools have changed a lot over the years. The Trusco Tool Box has not. Designed by Keiyu Hisashi in 1947, this sturdy, classic tool box is made from …

Five Nutrition-Packed Salads

Hearty and filling, these healthy main meals provide loads of flavor and fuel.<p>For a hungry runner, salad is easy to dismiss as little more than filler—something to hold you over until the main course arrives. But with the right ingredients and a bit of creativity, you can throw together all-star …

Recipe: 3-Ingredient Healthy Ice Cream

Come January, the hum and buzz of juicers everywhere builds and I hear of more and more people making resolutions to clean out their systems and …

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18 Healthy Ways to Lighten Up Your Next BBQ

Nothing says summer like a backyard BBQ. But when all of your friends and fam are watching their weight (it is swimsuit season, after all), it’s always nice to have lighter menu options. Just because you’re cooking healthy doesn’t mean you can’t chow down on a juicy burger. We’ve rounded up 18 …

Kit Car Company Releases Truck Bed Conversion for Mk. IV Jetta, Golf

Car-based utility vehicles, like the classic Chevrolet El Camino and Ford Ranchero, have disappeared from the U.S. market, leaving those who desire something fuel-efficient, comfortable, and small to haul cargo around town with no options. One kit car company out of Massachusetts has set out to …

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five egg sandwiches

I came down with a Man Cold* and laryngitis** this week and it’s totally cramping my game, or it would be, if I had any. It’s pretty clear what the …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

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Apricot Rice Pudding Pops

Makes 8 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup whole milk<p>3/4 cup plus 2 Tbsp. canned unsweetened coconut milk<p>1/4 cup heavy cream<p>1 lemongrass stalk, tough outer layer removed, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon minced peeled ginger<p>1/2 vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 tablespoons short-grain rice (such as …

How to Make Your Own Ice Cream—without an Ice Cream Maker!

This creative dessert recipe will take your taste buds for a super-fun ride.<p>Calling all ice cream lovers! Want to learn how to make your own ice cream at home, but don't have an expensive ice cream maker? We've got a genius recipe for you that doesn't require anything fancier than a blender and a …

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