Dan Ragatz

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How to Make Perfect Deviled Eggs

Fancy deviled eggs have become something of a trend. It seems that every little bistro and wine bar offers some sort of “elevated” take on the picnic …

Breakfast

Google Express lets you shop at Costco without a membership

Good news for wannabe bulk shoppers: You no longer need a Costco membership to stock up on a case of Cup O’ Noodles, two 48 oz bottles of Listerine, and a bag of Kirkland signature tortilla chips the size of Rhode Island. As <i>Delish</i> just pointed out, no more borrowing your uncle’s Costco membership …

Shopping

Did These Celebs Really Not Realize They Had A Camel Toe?

At some point, everyone falls victim to the dreaded camel toe. Whether your leggings are just a little too tight or your jeans are too high waisted, …

Clothing

If You Make This Homemade Sourdough Bread, You'll Never Want Store-Bought Again

Homemade bread is everything.<p>Starter:<p>2 cups warm water<p>1¼ teaspoon (1 packet) dry yeast<p>3½ cups flour<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>Bread:<p>4 cups flour<p>2 teaspoon salt<p>1¼ cup water<p>1 cup starter, stir before using<p>1. In a glass bowl, add water and yeast. Mix the yeast into the water and let it sit for a couple minutes.<p>…

Update Your Picnic Menu With This Recipe Book

Why settle for potato salad and sandwiches at your next picnic when you can up the ante with elaborate entrees like pistachio meringues and prawn …

A Visual Guide To Statistics

A Brown University student creates math lessons for the more visually inclined among us.<p>Statisticians are one of the fastest growing jobs in the country–and for good reason. “As data becomes more and more a part of people’s lives, statistics is becoming more a part of people’s lives,” says Daniel …

Data Visualization

4 Easy Fixes That Actually Make Your Resume Stand Out | Inc.com

If you're like most job seekers, the thought of sitting down to update your resume can seem pretty darned unpleasant. Anxiety provoking. Full-on dreadful.<p>You get the drift.<p>Part of the reason it feels like this is that you probably assume it's going to take tons of blood, sweat, and tears to ensure …

Employment

After putting my résumé through an online scan, I realized the problem with using the same one for every job

When Jobscan CEO and founder James Hu was applying for tech jobs a few years ago, he realized there was a wall between his résumé and actual human beings: applicant tracking systems (ATS). This recruitment software often weeds out candidates based on keywords in their applications.<p>"So I started …

Employment

Limoncello Ricotta Cheesecake

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Position a rack in the center of the oven. Spray a 9 x13 x 2-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.<p>For the …

9 Easy Stir-Fry Recipes That Kick Takeout's Ass

If you hear "stir-fry" and think "pan-fried veggies and maybe some chicken—meh, boring," allow us to open your mind. Rather, let this week's featured …

Food & Dining

17 things you should definitely ask for the next time you check in to a hotel

Hotels have a ton of free amenities just waiting for the travelers savvy enough to ask for them.<p>Since many of these items aren't found in the rooms themselves, guests often don't even realize they're available.<p>We asked representatives from Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels and Resorts to help us …

Hospitality

Rural Thai recipes for mushroom salad and pork curry soup

I have a good friend named Tomos Parry who is also a chef. Having done stints at institutions including the River Cafe, which by popular definition makes you a “proper chef”, Tom’s cooking is grounded in an understanding of good technique and familiar ingredients. Yet his food is unmistakably his …

Thai Food

25 Delicious Tapas Recipes

Tapas are a Spanish tradition that have made their way across the globe, and with good reason – they’re delicious! And their small size lends itself …

Cooking

The real reason we have an Electoral College: to protect slave states

“In a direct election system, the South would have lost every time.”<p>Every four years, we elect a president in this country, and we do it in a strange way: via the Electoral College. The reasons for the Electoral College are unclear to most people. On the surface, it appears anti-democratic and …

Political Science

5 drinks you should totally make in your crockpot this Thanksgiving

Hot, delicious beverages are to November and December what scary movies are to October: basically our FAVORITE thing. Is there <i>any</i> better feeling on …

Best Sophisticated Crock Pot Recipes - Pictures - Chowhound

Duck confit, bacon compote, Burmese chicken, and quinoa-stuffed peppers: These are not dishes that make you think of down-home grub or kiddie food. …

Interactive Map Gives Wi-Fi Codes of Airports Around the World

Waiting in the airport can be a real drag, especially if your flight is delayed. Killing time in them can also be pretty expensive, whether you're …

Why Summer Squash Is a Great Replacement For Bananas In Smoothies | Men's Health

The weather’s warming up, which means summer squash can be found at almost every farmers’ market and grocery store.<p>What to do with it all? Sure, you could stuff, sautée, or grill them, or turn them into No-Cook Noodles For Hot Nights.<p>But the best thing you can do with your summer squash—at least, …

Classic Jerk Chicken Wings In the Oven.

Some of you will be saying “Chris this is just your original jerk marinade scaled down”, but with Tehya in the kitchen with me… I had to do this from …

8 Easy Sangria Recipes to Break Out at Your Next Summer Party

That will have them coming back for seconds (and thirds)...<p>When you're looking to serve up a refreshing sweet drink this summer, zero in on the crowd-pleasing effects of a chilled pitcher of sangria. Eight super simple recipes, right this way...

Lemon Juice

Diana Henry's Scotch eggs with hot curry mayo

SERVES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>8 large eggs<br>• 450g pork sausage meat (not minced pork)<br>• leaves from 6 sprigs thyme<br>• ½ tsp fresh nutmeg<br>• ½ tsp ground mixed spice<br>• 1 tsp dried chilli flakes<br>• 50g plain flour, plus extra for flouring<br>• 25ml milk<br>• 150g white breadcrumbs<br>• groundnut or sunflower oil for deep-frying<p><b>For the mayo</b><p>300g …

The Skills You'll Need and the Salary You Can Expect as a Data Scientist

Data science is a growing career field that pays well. If you are interested in programming, math, and/or statistics, this career could be perfect …

Data Science

Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chili Peppers Top Jazz Fest Lineup

Neil Young, Paul Simon, Snoop Dogg, Beck, Van Morrison also slated for annual New Orleans blowout<p>Pearl Jam, Stevie Wonder, Red Hot Chili Peppers and …

Alcohol
Middle-class

Mumbai's designer cabs are so stunning that even Chris Martin sat in one

Coldplay's recent India-inspired video "Hymn for the Weekend" might have drawn flak for cultural stereotyping, but it brought one Mumbai-based art …

The truth about ‘miracle foods’ – from chia seeds to coconut oil

Cancer, diabetes, heart disease, dandruff… can these things really be cured, or at least prevented, by what we eat?<p>As books that give answers go, there’s one classic that often gets overlooked – the dictionary. So next time you’re wondering whether a £10 tub of the latest miracle food can really …

Nutrition

11 signs it's time to quit your job

And some quit a job to start their own business, which to me is the best reason of all. (Keep in mind there are compelling reasons to hang on to your full-time job as long as you can while you get your startup going, which is at least initially easy since you can start a company in just a few …

Entrepreneurship

This DIY Thermal Camera Reveals Hot and Cold Spots Around the House, Is Fun to Build

A thermal camera is a really useful device to have, especially for home improvement projects. You can see hot and cold spots where your home may be …