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Unlearning the myth of American innocence

When she was 30, Suzy Hansen left the US for Istanbul – and began to realise that Americans will never understand their own country until they see it as the rest of the world does<p>My mother recently found piles of my notebooks from when I was a small child that were filled with plans for my future. …

Political Science

Slow-Cook Your Way to a Luxe Italian Supper

To be upfront, this isn't one of those slow-cooker recipes that instructs you to throw everything in a pot, set it, and forget it. It demands a bit more respect (and a bit more work) from you than that. What it <i>is</i> is a recipe for supper success, as once you've invested the initial time to chop and …

Slow Cookers

19 Three-Ingredient Delicious Dinner Recipes Every Busy Person Needs

No Ramen Noodles, promise.

These Spring and Summer Slow Cooker Recipes Are Not To Be Missed

No need to put away your slow cooker now the temperature is rising – with these spring and summer slow cooker recipes you’ll be able to continue to …

11 Genius Ways To Cook Pasta You've Never Heard Of

Warning: untraditional pasta preparations ahead. Sorry not sorry, Italy.

15 Times Hoisin Sauce Makes Dinner Even Better

Sometimes the one thing missing from your kitchen is a secret ingredient that makes cooking fast, flavorful meals a total cinch. Ingredients like capers can liven up any dish, and preserved lemon will add a boost of flavor to a dull meal in a flash. But one of our favorites is hoisin sauce (a thick …

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Our 11 Best Panko Breadcrumbs Recipes for Crisp and Crunch in Every Bite

Panko—Japan's flaky, whole breadcrumbs made from white bread—are used extensively in Asian cooking, and are particularly widespread in Japanese …

7 Slow-Cooker Dinners You Can Make and Freeze Ahead of Time

A slow cooker is already a great tool for cutting down on work in the kitchen, but combine its simplifying ability with the time-saving benefits of …

Here's A Quick Guide On How To Buy A Great Steak

You deserve the best.

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These Easy Slow-Cooker Recipes Make Weeknight Cooking a Cinch

By the end of the year, even the simplest tasks can start to feel like a chore. As holiday deadlines reach a fever pitch, daylight hours shorten, and …

16 Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes Perfect for Dinner Tonight + Lunch Tomorrow

If there are two things that just about everyone hates, it’s doing anything but binge watching Netflix on a Sunday and worrying about what to pack for your impressive make-ahead lunch for Monday. Luckily, there’s a simple solution to both of those things: slow cooker chicken. Sure, you’ve been …

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Korean Style Steak

<i>This Korean style steak makes a quick and easy marinade that comes together from pantry staples and takes just minutes to work its magic. Lucky you.</i> …

BBQ

5 Copycat Recipes From Your Favorite Restaurants

There's no need to leave your home with these delicious Copycat Recipes! They are super <b>easy</b> to make and best part you're family won't even taste the difference. So get ready to try some of my favorite dishes from my All Time Favorite <b>Restaurants</b>!<p><b>CHIPOTLE'S Slow Cooker Barbacoa</b><p><b>WHOLE FOOD'S Chicken</b> …

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Outdoor Grill Cleaning + Maintenance Tutorial

(Image credit: Ashley Poskin)<p>It's time to take advantage of those warmer weekends by spending time on your home's exterior, and prepping your grill …

Die Hard

BBQ Secrets From the Best Pitmasters in the Country

Also: their thoughts on where the tradition is headed.<p>The country's best pitmasters don't care about seasoning. They don't care if you use mesquite wood. They just want to know you understand the techniques and deeply respect the tradition.<p>"People are becoming more open-minded and barbecue lines …

BBQ 101: Hacks and Tricks on the Grill

[%snippet Genernal%]<p>Listed below are a few hacks and tricks:<p>To grill a juicier chicken place it under a brick.<br>• Spiral cuts on a hot dogs will infuse …

Your Guide to Stocking the Bar

An insider's look at curating the best cocktail situation for your holiday fetes.<p>John McCarthy is an independent bartender for NYC imbibing meccas Cedar Local and Bathtub Gin and a cocktail consultant for new watering holes. The man has a passion for a well-built cocktail menu, so we'd gleefully …

Alcohol

10 insanely awesome incredible edible egg hacks

Did you know May is National Egg Month?<p>Eggs may be one of the world's most versatile foods and they are a protein powerhouse, chock full of essential vitamins and minerals.<p>Whether you like 'em poached, roasted, hard boiled, fried, or scrambled, there's always a new egg dish to try.<p>But perfecting …

Breakfast

These Spicy Slow Cooker Carnitas Are The Perfect Weeknight Dinner

Long live the Crock Pot.<p>That's because nothing beats a weeknight meal that practically makes itself while you're away at work or class for the day. <b>This recipe — with its simple, 10-minute prep, and 10-hour cook time — is the perfect thing to toss in the Crock-Pot in the morning, and come home to at</b> …

Crockpot Crispy Caramelized Pork Ramen Noodle Soup

Add the pork to the bowl of a crockpot. Pour the chicken broth, 1/4-1/2 cup soy sauce (depending on your taste), 1/4 cup rice vinegar and fish sauce …

Fallout 4 mod reveals all of the game's dialogue, before you say it

Barely a week into its launch and <i>Fallout 4</i> already has plenty of mods on PC, though many of these first efforts are mainly comical novelties. Here's one that is quite useful, especially for someone invested in really role-playing his or her character.<p>It's called "Full Dialogue Interface," by …

The Freezer and Slow Cooker Connection: How to Easily Prepare a Bunch of Slow Cooker Recipes in Advance to Save Tons of Money

Recently, I’ve made a few mentions of the fact that Sarah and I (honestly, mostly Sarah, as she has <i>really</i> jumped on board with this concept since …

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Chicken

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Chicken + Crock-Pot Giveaway<p>Easy4 hours 20 mins<p>Hey guess what? I made you a new recipe with your three favorite words in the …

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas

We all could use more slow cooker recipes in our lives… am I right? Dinnertime seems so much easier and stress-free when I have a meal (or most of a …

Slow Cooker Beef Barbacoa

<i>Slow Cooker Beef Barbacoa is flavored with smoked chipotles in adobo, fresh garlic and cilantro, and Mexican spices, resulting in a tender, juicy</i> …

How to Convert a Recipe for Your Slow Cooker

We tweaked three of our popular recipes to be slow cooker-friendly.<p>Truth: You can cook a lot of stove-top stews or oven-braises in a slow cooker. But before you go to work, school, the gym, sleep, or whatever else you’d like to do for 8 hours, there are a few tips to keep in mind. We recently …

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18 Spring Slow Cooker Recipes You Need Right Now

Think slow cookers are just for winter soups, stews and roasts? Contrary to what you've been told, summer is actually the perfect time to use your …

Tesla Model S P85D breaks Consumer Reports' test scale

Tesla's latest Model S performed so well in the nonprofit publication's testing that its score was literally off the charts.<p>Stop me if you think you've think that you've heard this one before.<p>The Tesla Model S is the best-performing new car in Consumer Reports' history. The Palo Alto auto maker's …

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