Barry Dutchak

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15 Make-Ahead Soup Recipes That Will Warm You Up from Head to Toe

There’s nothing like coming home to a steamy bowl of soup after a day spent skiing on the slopes, a snowball fight with your friends or even just a blustery walk home from work. Soup will warm you up from head to toe, but who wants to spend an hour by the stove after a long day in the cold? Try …

22 Hearty Cold-Weather Slow-Cooker Recipes

Eight Books That Influenced My Business In 2015

There are two ways I challenge myself to become a better business leader: meeting regularly with my executive coaching group, Vistage, and reading more books. Ever since I launched BookPal in 2005, I’ve been exposed to some of the best books for business. Over the past few years, I’ve filled my …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

Chicken Soup and Stew Recipes

Begin with homemade chicken stock to make a marvelous chicken noodle soup. Dill and parsley add fresh notes.

Obsessive Islamic State and oppressive China: the best current affairs books of 2015

The early years of this century were easily labelled. If 2001 was all about terrorism then 2008 was the year of the financial crash and 2014 the moment when the Cold War appeared to restart.<p>But what about 2015? If you must fix a label to the past 12 months, then what about the "year of confusion", …

Summer Corn Chowder

It’s starting to feel like summer is definitely in full swing! I’m finding myself passing out otter pops to my kids and their friends on a daily …

This Easy Lentil Soup Is Ready in Less than 30 Minutes

Lentil soup is comforting, simple, and easy to throw together. It's my go-to meal when I want something hearty but healthy, when I feel like my body …

The 10 best books of the year, according to Amazon

The winners span two-dozen categories, including everything from literary fiction to mysteries and thrillers.<p>From gripping nonfiction that delves deep into historical accounts to novels that take readers into fascinating imaginary worlds, here are the top 10 books Amazon chose for 2015.<p>1. <b>"</b><b>Fates and</b> …

Books Bill Gates thinks you should read

oninnovation/flickr<p>While Bill Gates has a schedule that's planned down to the minute, the entrepreneur-turned-billionaire-humanitarian still gobbles up about a book a week.<p>Aside from a handful of novels, they're mostly nonfiction books covering his and his foundation's broad range of interests. A …

This Nutella + Banana Cookie Pizza Is Going to Blow Your Mind

There is nothing in the world that pizza can’t make better. It’s basically the quintessential wing man to all your relationships. But when cookies get involved… well, that’s on a new level of BFF-dom! Dessert pizza is the quintessential indulgence: It’s sweet, warm <i>and</i> delicious. Cookie pizza is …

The Perfect Slow Cooker Pot Roast for Tonight's Dinner

For as long as it's been published on The Chic Site this Balsamic Pot Roast has been one of our most popular recipes. The pictures are nothing fancy but the results are to die for! Plug in your slow cooker and make this cozy fall recipe for dinner this weekend.<p>Slow Cooker Balsamic Pot Roast<p>Simply …

6 Simple Soups Perfect for Autumn

The fall days are getting shorter and cooler. Warm up with these simple and delicious soups, all ready in 50 minutes -- or less!<p><b>1. Indian Spiced Red Lentil & Chicken Soup</b><p>Made with a rotisserie chicken and canned coconut milk, this easy version of Mulligatawny soup is a one-pot supper that you can …

Smoking Hot This Year: Beer-Can Burgers

<i>Photo by Rob Baas.</i><p>"Every few years, a dish or two comes along that captures the fancy and taste of a generation. Typically, it's a dish that most people had never heard of one year, then couldn't seem to live without the next." I wrote these words in the preface to <i>Beer-Can Chicken</i> (Workman, 2002), …

10 Fun Foods for Football Season

Football fans, rejoice! Your time has come. Make your house the season's headquarters with these delicious game-day recipes.<p><b>1. Grilled Buffalo Wings with Seasoned Buffalo Sauce</b><p>Classic Buffalo wings are fried but I love the flavor and ease of cooking them on the grill -- they are truly no fuss, no …

The Crazy Scrambled Egg Hack You Have To See To Believe

Every day, it seems, we find a new, more complicated way to cook eggs. We bake where we once hard-boiled, brûlée where we once fried -- and if all else fails, we trot out the sous vide machine. But for perfect, no-frills scrambled eggs, the secret is dead simple: Poach them.<p>This technique, which …

25 Books Every Man Should Read

Make it a drinking game.<p>Literacy is hot. Like CrossFit. Remember this Instagram account? Next time you're caught in a random girl's iPhone lens, make sure you've got your face buried in one of these puppies.*<p>* Burying your face in a puppy is also a surefire way of ending up in a girl's Instagram …

The Ten Most Important Books to Expand Your Brain

Books suck. No question about it, almost everyone who writes a book is a crappy writer.<p>And this is a good thing.<p>It's because the writer spent his life getting GOOD at what he was writing about. He didn't spend his life being good at writing.<p>He didn't spend his life typing. He ran a country. Or …

19 books by CEOs that will teach you how to run the world

But the ones worth reading ditch the platitudes in favor of instructive anecdotes — which is why they so often come from execs who have lived through it.<p>From the memoir of a former gang member to an analysis of the most efficient hiring methods, here are the best leadership books from people who …

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Chicken Noodle Casserole Is a Back-To-School Win

<i>Chicken noodle casserole - was there ever a more comforting dish? As school approaches, you've got to put this one on the menu!</i><p>Let’s get real for a minute, guys.<p>I am married. To a man. Who does not like soup.<p>Normally, this isn’t much of an issue.<p>I mean, have we met? Do I look like the type of girl …

The Food Lab: The Best Meatloaf

Here's another recipe excerpted from my book, <i>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science</i>. I hope you enjoy it. You can order the book here or on Amazon, and sign up for The Food Lab Newsletter for news about upcoming events.<p>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<p>$33.89from Amazon<p>In …

3 Two-Ingredient Treats Anyone Can Make

Cooking tasty food can be time consuming, but it doesn't have to be. Check out some of our favorite recipes that only require two ingredients. That's right, TWO.<p>It doesn't get much easier than this.<p><b>Bacon Egg Cups</b><p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>5 slices of bacon<p>5 eggs<p><b>Directions:</b><p>1. Preheat oven to 400°F.<p>2. Wrap a strip …

15 (New! Exciting!) Ways to Season Grilled Chicken

Make your grilled chicken better by doctoring it up with one of these 15 seasoning ideas. From Japanese spice blends to fish sauce, your bird is about to get a whole lot better.<p>Grilled chicken doesn't <i>need</i> much more than salt, pepper, and a little char. But hey—when were we ever ones to settle for …