Brian Shee

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All the Gear You Need for a Carefree Day Fly Fishing

All sports are meditative, in a way. But very few offer the perfect solitude found in fly-fishing. Like a Buddhist monk repeating their mantra, the …

5 Epic Amtrak Journeys in North America

Are you tired of flying? Sick of delays? Over people kicking the back of your seat?<p>Then check out Amtrak’s epic North American train journeys. Watch …

Trains

The Only Way I'd Eat Cauliflower as a Kid (and Now as an Adult, Too)

<i>Every so often, we scour the site for cool recipes from our community that we then test, photograph, and feature. This one comes from community member Heena, who shares a favorite recipe of her mother's that's simple, satisfying, and make-ahead friendly.</i><p>When I was contacted about featuring my Mom’s …

Spices

You can still enroll in over 55,000 online classes for $10 each with this Cyber Monday deal

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>With the fundamentals of drawing under your belt, you'll be better equipped to draw human figures and faces, realistic light and shadow, …

The Best Gifts For Hikers of 2017

Searching for the perfect present? We did the work for you. Presenting our picks for the best gifts for hikers that money can buy.

Remente is a feature-rich life coaching app that'll help you get your crap together

Remente recently released several new features for its personal development app. Until now it’s only been available on iOS and Android, but it’s also launched a web beta for premium users. One of the best digital life coaches available continues to get better.<p>Among the new features included in the …

Apps

Want to boost your credit score? Break it down.

You probably know a higher credit score can make it easier for you to get a loan. But what really goes into your score—and how can you improve …

The Cheapest Time to Fly to 15 Destinations That Are On Your Bucket List

CheapFlights.com crunched the numbers.<p>Chances are, you probably have a few travel destinations on your bucket list that seem like they’re never going …

16 Of The Best New Camping Gadgets Accessories for 2018

<b>Everyone loves a camping gadget, whether it’s brand new technology or a throwback to traditional tools.</b><p>The best gadgets make outdoor life easier – …

The Roasted Garlic Dressing You'll Never Not Want to Have in the Fridge

<i>The words "hassle-free holiday trick" are music to our ears. We partnered with Delta® Faucet to announce their newest addition to the kitchen, ShieldSpray™ Technology. It makes holiday cleanup easy by keeping the splashing contained, so we're free to entertain more. And we're celebrating by sharing</i> …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

19 Healthyish Cauliflower Recipes That Satisfy Any Craving

Cooking

Listen Up, McDonald’s Szechuan Sauce Obsessives: Here’s How to Make Your Own

This weekend, Twitter was in full outrage mode: over Hollywood’s longtime tacit sexism, over the president, and over . . . sauce. Yes, sauce—specifically, McDonald’s <i>Rick and Morty</i>’s limited-edition Szechuan sauce.<p>The condensed version is this: In 1998, McDonald’s released a limited-edition <i>Mulan</i> …

These enchanting islands are Europe's best-kept secret

Situated in the heart of the Gulf Stream in the North Atlantic Ocean, there is a windswept world where the grass is so electric green, the terrain so …

European Travel

19 Filling Breakfasts that Can Double As Dinner

It began with April Bloomfield’s English porridge. That genius, hearty, chewy bowl introduced me to salty-sweet harmony. Intrigued by the concept of savory oatmeal, I followed the recipe to a T, ultimately making <i>way</i> more breakfast servings than I anticipated. Determined to eat it all, I added …

Breakfast

One Quick Vietnamese-Style Marinade, One Easy Baked Chicken Dinner

Baked marinated chicken is one of our favorite weeknight dinners. Just mix up some spices, soak chicken thighs in the mixture for a half hour, then stick them in the oven—yeah, sign us up. Marinating is a simple, straightforward process, but given how flavorful the results can be, it can seem …

Eight Great Homemade Veggie Burgers

Everyone should have a great veggie burger recipe in their repertoire, and the good news is there are infinite ways to go about it. A base of …

Cooking

Batali's Meatballs Will Blow Your Mind

It’s a meat dish with a little bit of veggies thrown in there, too—which is, you know, the preferred ratio.<p>When Batali stopped by our kitchen to make lunch for Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang, he kept it real simple—simple enough to make at home.<p>The centerpiece of his rustic Italian lunch was a chard …

The portable FlexSafe will keep your valuables secure no matter where you are

Your whole vacation can get ruined if your wallet, phone, or tablet gets stolen while you’re enjoying a dip in the pool or relaxing at the beach. …

I tried 8 cheap wines from Trader Joe's and Target — and this is the best one you can buy

Hollis Johnson<p>Simply put, millennials love wine.<p>And given that generation's unprecedented level of debt amid stagnant wages, cheap wine is often the drink of choice — but herein lies the rub. Finding cheap wine that's also <i>good</i> can be daunting. I won't begrudge anyone an occasional bottle of …

3 Surprisingly Easy Ways to Heat Up a Long-Distance Relationship

<i>Emily—</i><p><i>I have been with my boyfriend for about a year. He recently transferred law schools, so now we’re in a long-distance relationship. I’m so proud of him, but in a shocking twist, not as psyched about the distance. I really value physical touch in love-language-speak and, well, long-distance</i> …

5 Vegetarian Fall Recipes for the Week Ahead

There's been a lot of roasted meat in my professional life lately — more turkey, ground beef, and chicken than I care to admit — and while I'm still …

Cooking

Stuff Your Peppers for Dinner With These 14 Meaty Recipes

Whether it’s stuffed squash, mushrooms, or potatoes, you can’t go wrong with an all-in-one meal. Take stuffed peppers, for example. You can fill them with ground beef, spiralized veggies, and quinoa to have a healthy and filling meal in no time. For those of you who like your eats on the meatier …

PulmCrit: Algorithm for diagnosing ICP elevation with ocular sonography

Introduction with a clinical question<p>A young woman is transferred to the ICU from an outside hospital due to severely depressed mental status, …

Neurology

The Best Way to Make Slow Cooker General Tso's Chicken

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>The craving: General Tso's chicken from your favorite Chinese takeout spot. The problem: You've got different diners …

Food & Dining

Spiralize Everything with Bev Weidner | Food Network

I Tried Target's $5 Wine and Never Want to Drink Anything Else Ever Again

It is truly delicious.<p>If you want the best wine deal of your life, run, do not walk, to the nearest Target. In late August the store introduced California Roots, a line of $5 bottles of wine, and they're finally available.<p>The line, which includes a red blend, cabernet, pinot grigio, chardonnay, and …

Cook this: Soft-boiled eggs and green pea salad gives freezer-aisle staple chance to shine

<i>Our cookbook of the week is Yogurt Every Day: Healthy and Delicious Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Dessert by registered dietitian Hubert</i> …

Food

This ancient mnemonic technique builds a palace of memory

In Arthur Conan Doyle’s detective novel A Study in Scarlet (1887) we learn that Sherlock Holmes used the most effective memory system known: a memory …

The Brain

Mario Batali Gives Us the Genius Weeknight Eggplant Parm We All Need

World, we finally have an Eggplant Parmesan that will fit neatly into your after-work life. In fact, there are three secrets to it that Mario Batali has been sitting on for <i>years</i>.<p>I realize it looks nothing like your nonna’s (tell us about hers in the comments, too!), but it's probably …

Italian Food

These Incredible Italian Grandmas Teach you to Make Pasta from Scratch - 101 Cookbooks

Pasta videos are one of my favorite things on the internet. To be specific, the making and shaping of pasta using traditional ingredients and …

Italy