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15 Books That Will Inspire You to Travel to Amazing Locations Around the World

There's nothing like a good book to take you on a virtual journey to an exotic land long before you have your passport stamped. And there's no better way to get acquainted with a country or culture than by reading literature set against the pulse of a city.<p>Writers have long used their words to …

the perfect manhattan

Welcome to the 1000th recipe on smittenkitchen.com. One. Thou. Sandth. Didn’t I just start this thing? Wasn’t it only supposed to last six months? …

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oven fries

I am staunchly of the belief that if you really really crave something — I mean, if you’ve tried very hard to move on or distract that part of your …

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eggnog waffles + a few favorite kitchen things

I’ve always been a little wary of commercialism here*; I don’t want to be yet another person telling you how to spend your hard-earned money or …

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sheet pan chicken tikka

In the game of weeknight cooking — which I feel, at best, is rigged and not in our favor especially if you (or you and your partner) are out working …

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chicken gyro salad

<i>Prepare the chicken:</i> Combine all ingredients in a large freezer bag. Rub all around, coating chicken as evenly as possible. Let marinate for 20 …

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piri piri chicken

In a food processor or blender, combine garlic, shallot, bell pepper, chili, 1/4 cup parsley, paprika, oregano, lemon zest and juice, red wine …

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9 Meals To Stock In Your Freezer

Guess what?! <b>Meal prepping</b> can be as easy as combining all the right ingredients in a large freezer bag and repeating the process until you have enough recipes for the week ahead. Check out some of my favorite meals from <b>The Chic Site</b> to store for an easy week night dinner.<p><b>1. Broccoli Cheddar Soup</b><p><b>2.</b> …

Ryan Shed Plans 12,000 Shed Plans and Designs For Easy Shed Building! — RyanShedPlans

Want To Build Sheds Like These?<p>Select from our library of thousands of styles and designs!<p>Step-By-Step Instructions<p>Our plans include complete …

DIY Dust/Wood Chip Collector

How to Make a Wall Perpetual Calendar<p>PVC Class<p>Clamping seems to be rather inefficient. Here is a possible improvement:<p>We all know how these buckets …

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Intimacy On Display

Why hide it? These colorful lovebirds aren’t. Made by Italian-born painter <b>Agnes Cecile</b>, who is known for her <b>explosive, layered watercolor work,</b> this print will make your wall happy. (And keeping true to their name, it’s brought to you by Eyes on Walls – who makes sure all eyes are always on your …

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Hustle Daily

<b>Keeping it real never looked so good.</b> Designed by <b>Ashley Rodgers</b>, these pieces are thoughtfully crafted to have a <b>minimalist visual impact</b> that sets them apart. Funny, irreverent, and with a splash of swag, these expressive pieces say it out loud so you don't have to.<p><b>Keeping it real never looked so</b> …

Easy Corn Casserole

<i>by Maria Luci, editor at Maria's Farm Country Kitchen and Rodale's</i><p>When I got married, my mother gave me a little booklet bound with a ribbon that was simply titled, "Recipes from Your Mother."<p>Inside the booklet, as you probably guessed, were my mother's (and a few of my grandmother's) signature …

Can you be too clean?

We take long showers, change clothes every day and wash our hands regularly. Is this doing us more harm than good?<p>What’s your routine? Do you shower every morning, or skip a few days? Do you change the bedsheets weekly, or only when they get smelly? How about your towels: New ones – like clockwork …

Microbiology

25 Industrial Decor Ideas That Rock

Rock solid decor you can depend on.

The Only Way You Should Be Making Your Sweet Potatoes For Thanksgiving Dinner

Must make, immediately.<p>Makes approximately 12 Stacks.<p>Here's what you need:<p>- 4 Large Sweet Potatoes<p>- 2 Tbsp Salted Butter - Melted<p>- 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil<p>- 1/2 cup Parmesan Cheese<p>- 3/4 tsp Ground Cumin<p>- 1/2 tsp Ground Cinnamon<p>- 1/2 tsp Red Pepper Flakes<p>- 12-15 Marshmallows<p>Carefully slice Sweet Potatoes …

23 Must-Do Hikes in the National Parks

Photo: Michael Matti<p>You can't see all the beauty of the National Parks from your car or the visitor center. You need to hit the trail and get into the wild to really capture all that the parks have to offer. Take a look at this list, lace up your hiking boots, and start planning your next hiking …

Quick and Easy Chicken Dinners

Chicken is one of my go-to foods for when I want an easy meal, or better yet a quick and easy meal, and that's because there are so many chicken …

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Skinnytaste Dinner Plan Week 3

I've gotten such great feedback since launching The Skinnytaste Meal Planner and sharing a sample of my weekly dinner plan for the week, this is now …

7 Healthy Eating Tricks That Are Actually So Easy

All doable, all delicious.

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<i>Preserve the taste of summer with this Easy Garden Fresh Tomato Basil Soup. Come January, you’ll be thanking yourself!</i><p>If I had to choose a single …

Spinach and White Bean Soup

posted by Chungah on January 26, 2015 80 Comments »<p><i>A healthy and hearty, comforting soup – chock full of fresh spinach, white beans and orzo pasta –</i> …

Vegetable Beef Soup

<b>Stovetop Directions:</b><p>In a large stockpot, heat 1 tablespoon of the oil over medium-high heat. Add half the steak and cook, stirring frequently, until …

Jack's Chili

Place cubed meat, Tabasco, vinegar, liquid smoke and garlic powder in zip lock bag and marinate four hours or overnight. Drain and discard marinade. …

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Perfect Pork Chops

Notes<p>Eating pork with a little bit of pink color in the middle is perfectly safe these days according to the USDA.<p>Back in the old days, pigs were not …

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Steak Bites

Sometimes the simplest of recipes are the best – and these incredible Steak Bites are the perfect example of that! These Steak Bites are so delicious …

29 Incredibly Delicious Ways To Eat Eggs For Every Meal

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15 Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipes to Liven Up Your Holiday

The turkey is in the oven, table is set, potatoes are mashed and all your guests have arrived. Okay, not for a little bit, but we’re giving you some Thanksgiving recipes and ideas a little early this year. There’s only one thing left to do and that’s mix up a cocktail (that is, if you don’t already …

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Roasted Broccoli Recipes: 7 Fresh Takes on a Classic Side

<b>Roasting is a great way to prepare broccoli. The tips of the flowers char lightly while the stems stay nicely crisp. Plus, roasting brings out the sweetness in this favorite nutritious cruciferous vegetable. We've cooked up several recipes for roasted broccoli that use almost every flavor</b> …

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Kelis's Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Will Bring All the Boys to the Yard

She may be known for her trademark milkshake, but Kelis has quite a few other desserts up her proverbial sleeve. For those who don't know, the …