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How to make a caipirinha, the Brazilian cocktail that could unseat the margarita

The most-ordered cocktail in the United States is the margarita. But during the run of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, which continues until 21 August, it may be supplanted by another south-of-the-border classic: the caipirinha.<p>You don’t have to dig too deeply into Brazilian drinking habits before …

Brazil

No Bake Mint Chocolate Chip Pie - Quiet Corner

No Bake Mint Chocolate Chip Pie Recipe<p>This make ahead No Bake Mint Chocolate Chip Pie tastes like mint chocolate ice cream in pie form without the …

Dessert

Crockpot Broccoli Cheddar Soup #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1/3 C Butter<br>¾ C Onion, diced<br>¾ C Celery, diced<br>1/3 C Carrot, diced<br>2 tbs Garlic, minced<br>6 tbs All-Purpose Flour<br>2 12-oz cans Evaporated Milk<br>5 C …

Chicken Parmesan Pasta Skillet #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 tablespoons Italian dressing (not the creamy kind)<br>3 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into cubes<br>16 ounces small/medium sized …

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system that just uses pen and paper

I’m one of those people who is constantly testing out new productivity apps in the hopes that <i>this</i> is the technology that will transform my life for good. Each new app promises to make me more efficient than the last.<p>But I’ve never been able to find a method that quite beats the flexibility and …

Productivity

Sangria Recipes

This delicious cocktail combines the best of summer by infusing wine, summer fruits and soda water. Not only is it one of the most refreshing ways to …

You Need This DIY Murphy Bar in Your Life ASAP

Ladies and Gentlemen: Welcome to one of my favorite projects of all time — the wall-mounted murphy bar. There are so many reasons why I love this project. Small-space living is real, and this bar is the perfect solution. This DIY bar can be used for cocktail hour or a craft desk space. Plus, it’s …

Fatherhood 101: Six Simple Rules to Get it Right

• shares<p><i>New babies don’t come with instructions, but follow this dad’s advice and you’ll do just fine.</i><p>—<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The …

Parenting

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson—a New England preacher, essayist, lecturer, poet, and philosopher—was one of the most influential writers and thinkers of the …

3 secrets to a happy marriage

Why is it that the people who matter most to us often are on the receiving end of our very worst selves? I've always struggled with the fact that it …

Happiness

The 30-Minute Follow-Along Workout That Melts Fat All Day Long | Men's Health

The exercises start easy, but they get progressively more difficult from round to round. Just stick with the variations that you can handle for your current fitness level and do the best you can.<p>I performed this exact workout live on Facebook last Friday. Join me for an all-new follow-along workout …

The Mystery of the Dead Hollywood Screenwriter Whose Hands Were Never Found

Speaking to the man behind 'The Writer With No Hands', a documentary about a bizarre death that links Hollywood, politics and the military.<p>Gary Devore was driving home through the Mojave Desert having just finished a film script. Devore was a successful Hollywood screenwriter, script doctor and …