Catherine Brozena

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Tax Geek Tuesday: Making Sense Of The New '20% Qualified Business Income Deduction'

On December 22nd, President Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, finalizing a once-in-a-generation overhaul of the existing Code and leaving the once-burdensome tax law so simple, we’ll all be preparing our returns on postcards come the spring of 2019.<p>HAHAHAHAHAHA<p>/wipes tear from …

Retirement

Combine Photos and Create Collages in Photoshop with Layer Masks

Utilizing layer masks within Photoshop isn't going to be anything new to some of you but if you are one who is somewhat unfamiliar with using masks …

Tutorials

Make Compagno's restaurant's tiramisu recipe at home | NOLA.com

Maria Compagno recalls the night Emeril Lagasse came into Compagno's, the restaurant she and her husband owned for more than 40 years on St. Charles …

Cream Cheese

Gluten-Free Vegan Pumpkin Pie Recipe

There's no reason to add anything containing gluten or additives into a pumpkin pie, and this simple gluten-free vegan pumpkin pie recipe proves it. …

20 Slow Cooker Recipes for Lazy Cooks

We all have days when we feel so lazy that even calling for takeout seems like a chore. It's on those days that the slow cooker's abilities shine the …

Cooking

Chile-Spiked Mexican Wedding Cakes

This is an amped up version of Mexican Wedding Cake Cookies by Sally’s mother, Ricki.<p>What the daughter of Italian mining immigrants in Ely, Minnesota …

How Much It Costs to Take an Epic 2,400 Mile Road Trip on Route 66

"If you ever plan to motor West, take the highway that is …

I’m a White Man. Hear Me Out.

I’m a white man, so you should listen to absolutely nothing I say, at least on matters of social justice. I have no standing. No way to relate. My color and gender nullify me, and it gets worse: I grew up in the suburbs. Dad made six figures. We had a backyard pool. From the 10th through 12th …

Southwestern Roasted Sweet Potato Salad - delish-i-full

Ingredients<p>Dressing<p>1 tbsp olive oil<br>• 4 tbsp lime juice<br>• 1 tsp <b>Tajín Clásico Seasoning</b> (chili pepper & lime seasoning)<br>• 1 tsp chili powder<br>• 1 tsp onion powder<br>• 1 …

Easy Mexican Rice

This is a tasty and quick rice to make to go with burritos or fajitas. Use packaged "ready" rice to make this even faster.

Flourless Orange Cake Recipe

This delicious cake is just popping with orange flavor! Dense and moist, this cake makes a very satisfying end to a good meal or goes wonderfully …

10 Smart Ways to Organize and Store Your Spices

Familiar with the struggle of trying to find the cinnamon or the garlic powder among more than a dozen other spices in varying-sized containers with …

Spices

Cloud Eggs Are the Latest Brunch Craze Taking Over Instagram

Move over, eggs-in-a-hole.<p>If you're a fan of sunny-side up eggs, you might want to make them partly cloudy the next time you brunch.<p>Instagrammers are taking the egg and sky metaphors to new heights with the latest craze — nestling a runny yolk right in the center of an egg white "cloud." …

How to Clean the Brown Stuff Off Your Sheet Pans

By Alyse Whitney<p>Two ingredients will make them look (almost) as good as new.<p>No matter how hard you scrub, there are some stains that just won't come out with soap and water. Case in point: the eternally-dirty sheet pan that always seems to have <b>brown, burnt-on residue</b> coating the sides. But we don't …

This Chia Pudding Tastes Like Ice Cream

Now that we have your attention...<p>A few years ago, my good friend and trained herbalist <b>Christine Buckley</b> was staying at my apartment. She opened a mason jar of chia pudding, pushed it in my face, and said, “You have to eat this. You’ll like it.” Now, I’m one of those contrarian people when it comes …

This Illustrator Pen tool trick will change your design life

Hand letterers! Do you find the process of digitising your curvaceous creations a time-consuming affair? Don't you wish there was a quicker way to …

Graphics

All 27 Photoshop Blending Modes Explained | Required Learning For Best Photoshop Results

Pareto’s principle isn’t just something to throw into a theoretical mix in business school, but something pervasive throughout (arguably), …

Design Thinking Comes of Age

There’s a shift under way in large organizations, one that puts design much closer to the center of the enterprise. But the shift isn’t about aesthetics. It’s about applying the principles of design to the way people work.<p>This new approach is in large part a response to the increasing complexity of …

To Be An Effective Leader Keep A Leadership Journal

Teddy Roosevelt did it. Harry Truman did it. Want to be an outstanding leader? Keep a leadership journal. As part of my executive coaching work, one of the most effective tools I recommend that powers up the coaching process is a leadership journal. The exercise of leadership is not unlike a sport …

Emotional Intelligence

7 Scientifically Proven Benefits Of Gratitude That Will Motivate You To Give Thanks Year-Round

It’s that time of year where many people begin thinking about everything they have to be thankful for. Although it’s nice to count your blessings on Thanksgiving, being thankful throughout the year could have tremendous benefits on your quality of life.<p>In fact, gratitude may be one of the most …

Bao Down to These 11 Steamed Bun Recipes

If you’ve ever ordered Chinese buns thinking that you could NEVER make them at home, you were <i>so</i> wrong. Once you get making the buns down, you can fill them with anything from basic pulled pork to bacon and eggs and fried chicken. The dough is soft and easy to work with, and you can even freeze it …

Banishing Cellulite: The Foam Roller Detox | Goop

Integrative structural specialist and frequent <i>goop</i> contributor Lauren Roxburgh is a bit of a magician. By manipulating the fascia—i.e., the saran …

indian-spiced cauliflower soup

This recipe is adapted, just a little, from Madhur Jaffrey’s excellent Vegetarian India. She has nearly three different preparations for every …

Recipes

Herbed Whole Chicken Slow Cooker Recipe

I get especially into using my slow cooker when it is cold outside. There is just something comforting about the nice warm food and delicious flavors …

Cooking

A whole-grain risotto that lets you skip the stirring

By Joe Yonan<p>Food and dining editor<p>I have a risotto conflict. I love the traditional dish — made with arborio, carnaroli or another short-grain white rice that swells up and combines with the cheese and butter to get so wonderfully creamy. But like so many other health-conscious cooks, I’m also …

Dutch babies 101: What they are and how to cook them, plus recipes

When it comes to pancakes, I usually go Dutch.<p>A Dutch baby — also known as a German pancake, David Eyre's pancake or a Bismarck — is the preferred …

This Man Discovered The #1 Success Secret After Interviewing 1,500 Entrepreneurs

Let’s say you had the chance to interview 1,500+ successful entrepreneurs. And what if you were trying to discover the one key success secret they all have in common? Would you be excited to know the answer? And what do you think you’d find?<p>Meet John Lee Dumas, who has done exactly that. After …

Self-improvement

3-Ingredient Desserts for When You Just Don't Have the Patience

Long ingredient lists, four kinds of flour, and hours in the oven? Nah, not our thing. When it comes to baking (and all types of cooking, really), …

How to prepare a butternut squash and recipes

<b>Chunky butternut squash miso soup with miso and black pepper butter by</b> <b>Shu Han Lee</b><p>When the weather’s chilly, I like nothing more than curling up with …