Craig Mitchell

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Grandma's Banana Bread Recipe Is the Only Recipe You Will Ever Need

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350˚F.<p>Step 2<p>Soften 1/4 cup of butter, but try not to melt it all the way! I do this by microwaving the half stick of butter, …

Breakfast

A No-Recipe Way to Make Frosty, Delightful Sorbet from Any Kind of Fruit

Making sorbet is about as hard as making coleslaw, which is to say it isn’t. You’ll have to chop things. You have to put things in the food processor. There will be some remedial tasting and adjusting of flavor knobs. And then you’ll be done, and you will have <i>made your own sorbet.</i> When you say this …

Recipes

The Lightning-Fast Guide to Figuring Out What's Wrong With Your Car

Can't figure out what that weird smell, sound, or warning light really means? We've got you covered.<p>1. The interior has developed a rattle.<p><b>Likely Cause</b>: A pothole or general wear has shaken parts loose.<p><b>Can You Fix It</b>? Yes. Remove the culprit panel and apply Dynamat adhesive sound-deadening …

Rhode Island

A Cake You Can Take With You Anywhere

Over the years, and almost without meaning to, I have become an obsessive collector — not of objects but of recipes. I have accumulated boxes’ and files’ worth. I search for them casually in print and online, and relentlessly, determinedly and often shamelessly when I’m out, whether close to home …

Dessert

These award-winning microscope photos reveal a bizarre universe just out of reach

To honor the beauty and scientific importance of microscopic photographs— also called micrographs — the Nikon Small World image contest hands out awards and prizes to researchers and hobbyists who capture the most impressive images.<p>A handful of independent judges picks the contest's 20 best …

UNVEILED: Benetti's new concept Se77antasette yacht

Benetti has introduced a new 77m concept, Se77antasette, in cooperation with designer, Fernando Romero on the eve of the Monaco Yacht Show. The concept sees Benetti stray from its typical lines to a new form.<p>According to the shipyard, the concept draws inspiration from the complex structures of the …

Swimming Pools

5 Ina Garten Recipes You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

When it comes to entertaining, the Barefoot Contessa is a bonafide queen. Between wowing a crowd and making lovey-dovey meals for her man, Jeffrey, …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Expiration dates are bogus -- here's how to tell if food has gone bad

Bread: It's mouldy -- even if the mould is just on one piece.<p>If you spot mould on one slice of bread, it's not safe to eat another slice -- even if …

Working Geek: Bitlume CEO Lakshmi Shankar is building a new type of video startup

When Lakshmi Shankar was working as a technology consultant she noticed a recurring problem. Clients often had trouble integrating paid video content …

Best Ever Peanut Butter Brownie Truffles

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Prepare brownies as directed on box. Allow to cool.<p>2<p>Done<p>Mash up the brownies so they look like crumbly. With a cookie scoop, scoop up …

Here comes the class action lawsuit after Equifax’s massive hack

Yesterday, Equifax announced that a hacker obtained information about 143 million consumers. This data included Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some cases, driver license numbers. Equifax customers are obviously really, really mad. So it’s not surprising that Bloomberg …

The best to-do list app right now

Get the app and then get things done<p>The best to-do list app will always be whatever works for you. One reason for the enduring popularity of pen-and-paper-based methods is that they can map perfectly to your individual needs. Bullet journals, which have surged in popularity in recent years, …

Apps

5 Steps You Should Take To Protect Yourself After Massive Equifax Hack

On Thursday, Equifax announced that from mid-May through July 2017, criminals exploited a U.S. website application vulnerability to gain access to certain files. Specifically, this hack may potentially impact 143 million U.S. consumers. The information accessed includes names, Social Security …

Identity Theft

Banana Cake Recipe with Banana Frosting

This banana cake recipe is flavored with cinnamon, nutmeg, and allspice. It's a two later cake with a banana buttercream frosting.<p><b>Related</b> …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

An Accidentally Creamier, Fluffier Potato Salad

Mashed potato salad seems like the kind of thing a person might make by mistake.<p>Perhaps, say, a well-meaning spouse overcooked the potatoes while you were drinking rosé on the deck of someone else’s summer house.<p>Then, maybe, you mixed together the salad ingredients a little too energetically, being …

Recipes

This Beloved Southern Appetizer Starts With a Sleeve of Saltines

So simple, yet oh so delicious.<p><i>This story originally appeared on Southern Living.</i><p>Sometimes an oven is like that mysterious black box on a magician’s …

Spices

Riddle of the Week #35: Le Havre to New York

Difficulty level: Moderate<p>This week we look at a riddle that was dreamed up by 18th-century French mathematician Édouard Lucas. According to a 1915 French math book, the story goes like this: Lucas was attending a science conference, and after lunch, several noted mathematicians were standing …

Mathematics

10 Foil Packet Chicken Recipes for Easy Dinners

Foil packet dinners are a lazy cook's best friend. All you have to do is place your ingredients in the center of a large piece of tin foil, seal it …

You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

33 Delicious Recipes That You Need For Your Next Trip To Trader Joe's

Why do other grocery stores even bother existing?

This Condiment Is Sweet, Spicy, Garlicky and Just Ridiculously Good

We finally got the recipe for Bad Saint's palapa, and our food will never taste the same.<p>Step inside Washington DC’s Bad Saint, and you will be treated to the kind of welcoming hospitality that usually only exists in people’s homes. Despite an LA-worthy line that forms outside the restaurant every …

Condiments

MovieBob Reviews: VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS

<b>Is Valerian good?</b><p>Yes. It’s messy, it’s awkward, it’s bizarrely constructed and at points verges over into weirdly “problematic;” but also ingenious, …

Chicken Cacciatore in a Slow Cooker Recipe

"This is a very simple meal to make. You just throw everything in the crock pot and let it cook during the day. I like to serve this over thin …

This Simple Hack Will Make Your Avocados Last WAY Longer

We’re calling it: The avocado craze is here to stay. And we can see why! This low-carb fruit is chock-full of healthy fats and nutrients like vitamin …

New Development Makes Next-Level Brain Implants Possible

Changing BCIs Dramatically<p>Current brain implants are less than ideal. They are crude brain-computer interface (BCI) devices that are implanted during …

Best Spice Rub Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Personalization

This No-Bake Cheesecake Takes 15 Minutes to Make

<b>Make the crust:</b> Place the graham crackers, sugar, and salt in a food processor fitted with the blade attachment and pulse into an even crumb, about …

Taste Beyond The Tongue