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Amazon Echo devices can now make free calls in North America

Amazon has been adding a steady stream of features to its Echo device family dating back to the release of the first Echo back in 2014. In May, the …

30 Delicious Things You Never Knew You Could Make With A Crock-Pot

Think *outside* the stew.

Best Buttermilk Lemon Squares

<i>posted</i> March 1, 2017 <i>by</i> The Chunky Chef // 9 Comments »<p><i>Bright, tangy, and creamy… these lemon squares are foolproof. A buttery crust is topped with a</i> …

The 20 best French recipes: part 4

Classic desserts including Raymond Blanc’s lemon tart and Richard Bertinet’s tarte tatin, selected by Observer Food Monthly<p>I’m sure everyone knows the story of how this tart is supposed to have been created accidentally by <i>les demoiselles</i> Tatin, the Tatin sisters, but in case you haven’t … One of …

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The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for guinea fowl pie, plus yoghurt cake

Main course,Dessert,Cake,Baking,Game,Fruit,Vegetables,Winter food and drink,Life and style,Food & drink<p>Want to perk up an everyday meal? Try using something old and something new<p>When the markets have been selling the same produce for months, one way to keep mealtimes exciting is to seek inspiration …

Savory Sweet Breakfast Recipes

Heart-Shaped Whole-Wheat Pancakes<p>Confess your love for breakfast with these heart-shaped pancakes drenched in a simple-to-make strawberry syrup.<p>Low …

9 Rules of Storytelling from Moneyball Writer Michael Lewis

“Have the nerve to be yourself” — and other advice from a master storyteller<p>Michael Lewis is the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of multiple books …

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Toyota recalls 838,000 Sienna minivans to fix sliding door issue

Toyota Motor Corp <7203.T> said it was recalling about 838,000 Sienna minivans to fix an issue that may arise while operating sliding doors of the vehicles.<p>The recall affects about 744,000 vehicles in the United States and nearly 4,000 vehicles in South Korea and Taiwan, a Toyota spokesman said on …

Crock Pot Apple Cobler Recipe | goop

A cobbler in the crockpot may sound odd, but trust us; this dessert will make you a believer. The crispy edges, buttery cobbler topping, and subtly …

Recipes

Glazed Lemon Honey Garlic Chicken

Glazed Lemon Honey Garlic Chicken<p>Author: Alyssa<p>Prep time: 5 mins<p>Cook time: 15 mins<p>Total time: 20 mins<p>Glazed Lemon Honey Garlic Chicken is tender and …

Classic Lemon Pound Cake

Preheat oven 350 degrees:<p>Thoroughly grease the tube pan; then lightly coat the pan with flour.<p>Separate the eggs letting the egg whites fall into a …

Dessert

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How to Replace a Toilet

Tips for a trouble-free, leak-free installation<p>If you’re buying a new toilet, you need to know the “rough-in” measurement of the old one. For the …

Home Improvement

How to Winterize a Sprinkler System

Save big bucks by blowing out the sprinkler system yourself<p>Close off both valves on the backflow preventer. Then remove the plug on the blow-out port …

Home Improvement

Perfect Miters Every Time

Pro tips for making perfect miters<p>Whether you're banding a tabletop or making a picture frame, make sure the wood color and the grain pattern match …

Do Your Own Garage Door Opener Repair and Troubleshooting

Garage door won’t open? With a little troubleshooting you can usually avoid a costly service call and get your garage door opener working again in no …

Home Improvement

The Best Carpentry Tips and Advice

We asked carpentry pros who have spent years pounding thousands of nails to pass along some of the best of what they've learned on the job …

Woodworking

Plumbing Basics: How to Sweat a Pipe Joint

Preparation, not the flame, is the key to sweating a watertight joint.<p>As a mechanical contractor, I sweat a lot of copper pipe, yet people don't believe me when I say the preparation is more important than the torch work. Even the experienced tend to rush the job — maybe a 3650 F flame is just more …

How to Hook Up a Trailer

Don’t lose your $25,000 boat or worse yet, kill someone.<p>The Family Handyman editor, Rick Muscoplat, will show you how to hook up your trailer the …

Clean Your AC Condenser Unit

Get your air conditioner in primo working order before the cooling season.<p>Chances are that if you’ve neglected a spring checkup, your air conditioner …

Home Improvement

Old-fashioned sugar cookies

The secret combination in these delicious sugar cookies is butter and oil.<p>I think I have to get over my prejudice in using oil in recipes. My first …

Dessert

7 Great Slow-Cooker Recipes for Cyclists

Be Your Future Self's Personal Chef<p>Tony Pedulla<p>There’s nothing like coming home knackered from a hard ride, dying for some food, but sorely lacking the energy to make any. Instead of pouring yourself (yet another) bowl of cereal, take a few minutes first thing in the morning (or before you go to …

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Muslim family seeks apology after being forced off United flight

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Muslim family is requesting a formal apology from United Airlines after being removed from a flight at Chicago O'Hare International Airport last month.<p>After a discussion with a flight attendant about how to secure a child booster seat, United employees said the family needed to leave the …

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You’ll Never Guess What This Healthy Alfredo Sauce Is Made Of

Alfredo pasta is one of the easiest dishes you can cook at home (almost as easy as these copycat burger recipes). It normally takes less than 15 minutes to make and only requires a few ingredients. While cooking this all-time favorite is always a good idea, buying pasta sauce from the jar really …

Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon sugar<br>• 1 tablespoon baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/4 pound butter, cubed, cold<br>• 3/4 cup buttermilk<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. Preheat the oven to 350°.<p>2. Combine all dry ingredients.<p>3. Pulse the flour in a food processor with the cold butter until the butter is the size …

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How to Connect Wires to Terminal Screws

Whether running wire to a switch or an outlet, you need to know the proper way to connect wires to the terminal screws.<p>The Family Handyman editor, …

How to Install Shut Off Water Valves

How to Replace a Fluorescent Light Ballast

Stop fluorescent lights from flickering and humming with a new ballast.<p>Unplug the fixture or turn off the power at the main panel. Remove the …

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