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31 Things You’ve Never Cleaned but Should

Some things in the house receive regular cleaning attention and others don’t. Here are several things that are often ignored, but should be cleaned …

Here's How to Pickle Any Vegetable

I love pickles <i>so</i> much, I can never make my jars last more than a day before I devour them. It's like once I crack open that lid, I've been put under …

20 Slow Cooker Recipes for the Fourth of July — Recipes from The Kitchn

Planning your Fourth of July cookout? Here's my best piece of advice: Your slow cooker is just as important as the cold beer, fireworks, and red, …

The Simple 3-Step Morning Routine a Neurosurgeon Swears By for Success

Few people are more qualified to comment on what activities ignite productivity and success than neurosurgeons. They arguably know the brain better …

This weird research-backed, goals-setting hack actually works

Over the past four years, I’ve discovered many incredible ways to hack my habits, set better goals, and improve my life. I have taught myself to love …

5 Ways to Manage the Unbearable Feeling of Being Overwhelmed

The demands of modern life continue to increase, even as our time does not.<p>Do you feel like your to-do list is getting longer by the day? No matter how much time you spend, you can never get to the end. You feel like a hamster running on a circular treadmill, working hard but not getting …

The Comeuppance Continues: At Least 6 Businesses Cut Ties With #PermitPatty After Viral Video 

Sometimes it can seem difficult to get real, <i>actual</i> justice from the criminal-justice system, but some good old internet justice is trying to make up …

Martha Stewart's Genius Mac & Cheese Is What We're Bringing to Every Summer BBQ

<i>As Food52 gets older (and wiser), and our archive of recipes grows, we’re making the effort to revisit some good-as-gold recipes. Today, we're highlighting a home-run mac and cheese from Martha Stewart.</i><p>I’ve never met a mac and cheese I didn’t love—from velvety noodles swimming in sauce to sheet …

These Firecracker Chicken Meatballs Will Be a Fan Favorite — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

The 10 qualities of an emotionally intelligent person

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of …

Want To Achieve Your Goals? Use These 4 Strategies

I’m a little odd. I enjoy setting goals and then get obsessed about trying to achieve them.<p>Every January, I set about five or six goals for the year ahead, and every three months I review these goals. I don’t always hit my goals, but I’ve learned a lot about how to focus on a goal over short (a …

15 People Who Definitely Didn't Think Things Through

Come on, people.

26 Delicious Ways to Eat Eggs for Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There really isn't a more versatile ingredient to always have on hand in the refrigerator than eggs. Eggs help us start our days off right and give …

Italy's Best-Kept Secret Isn't What You Think

A guide to the uncharted region that's breaking out in its own right.<p>From the winding cliffs of the Amalfi Coast to the rolling Tuscan hills and …

If You Love A Good Bargain, These 39 Products Are Under $10 On Amazon

I buy a lot of products on Amazon. Most of the time, the online retailer has fairly reasonable prices, but it's always welcome when you can find that …

18 Slightly Entertaining Things To Do On The Internet When You're Bored

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Our Best Party Appetizers

1 of 42<p>Firecracker Shrimp with Sweet Chili-Lime Dipping Sauce<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 42<p>Dungeness Crab Gratin<p>3 of 42<p>Blood Orange Tartlets<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 42<p>…

These red velvet waffles are all that's served in heaven

Oftentimes, food mashups are a terrible idea: doughnuts and beer, chocolate and wine or – god helps us – pizza and Easter candy, to name a few. But …

Want to Get Organized? Here Are 6 Simple But Remarkably Powerful Organizing Secrets

Getting organized isn't rocket science -- it just takes a system.<p>In business, you've always got to be on top of things. This requires being organized and ready to pursue opportunities -- and deal with problems -- the moment they arise.<p>That's an easy thing for me to say, but I do know it can be hard …

How To Keep Roaches Out Of Your Apartment Using These 8 Surprisingly Effective Hacks

If you live in an apartment building in a big city, you might be sharing your living space with some free-loading roommates. I'm not talking about …

The secret to loving your life

Sometimes life sucks. Bad. Really bad. And you feel like you want a refund.<p>But, of course, we need to accept that Life Avenue is going to have its …

Self-help

The Ultimate Father’s Day Grilling Guide

It's Father's Day, and you want to do something a little nice for the dad in your life. Maybe that's your dad, who is long past being embarrassing …

Donna Erickson: Welcome summer with a freshly baked apricot buckle

Juicy, slightly tart, ripe apricots in a butter cake, often referred to as a buckle, is a lovely way to welcome summer. Serve the dessert treat this …

Sirloin Tacos

In a small bowl, combine the salt, paprika, garlic, pepper, and thyme; blend well. Sprinkle both sides of the steak with the dry rub and then rub it …

Healthy Vegetable Recipes

Fresh & Delicious Recipe Ideas for Kohlrabi<p>Got kohlrabi? If so, you may be wondering, “What the heck do I do with it?” The answer to that question, …

10 Freezer Meals for New Moms That You Won't Get Sick Of

Whether you’re already a mom or you’re soon welcoming your first little one into the world, you know that the timeframe post-birth is going to be a …

10 Essentials For The Trendiest Summer Cookout

Why are we always the first to offer ourselves up to host summer cookouts? Because playing the role of entertainer lets us set the scene, while our …

Italian Sausage and Pepper Burgers

Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the onions and peppers and saute until the onions are translucent and the peppers are …

Grilled Rib-Eye Steak with Roquefort Butter

In a small bowl or dish, combine the black pepper, thyme, and olive oil and rub equal amounts of the mixture on both sides of each steak. Set aside …

Father's Day BBQ: Brisket sandwiches, potato salad, mint coolers and more

Chef, restaurateur, cookbook author and devoted dad Ryan Scott is stopping by the TODAY kitchen to make a few of his favorite foods for a fantastic Father's Day barbecue.<p>He shows us how to make BBQ brisket sandwiches with creamy coleslaw, a refreshing mint cooler cocktail with berry and cucumber, …