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Oxygen: your friend and enemy<p>Oxygen is what makes fire possible and what makes the coals burn. Abundant oxygen makes the coals burn hot and fast. …

Rotisserie Chicken Round-Up: 4 Gourmet Upgrades

When you need a quick family-pleasing dinner, the rotisserie chicken is an obvious choice. But can you really "wow" your crew with this easy ingredient? Yes! Try these four fast chicken fixer-uppers.<p><b>1. Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas</b><p>These crisp tortillas filed with gooey melted cheddar and chicken in …

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How To Have a Safe Colonoscopy Procedure - Consumer Reports

Colon cancer kills about 50,000 Americans per year. And screening does save lives. But getting a colonoscopy isn’t risk-free. About three out of …

Dust off that old computer and turn it into a home media server, the easy way

That new computer feeling is awesome, but there’s the old one, sitting on the floor of your office, taking up space, seemingly useless. Instead of …

6 Steps for a DIY Home Seed Germination Test

Before you go to all the work to plant Heirloom Seeds you have purchased or plant the seeds you collected from your garden this do this easy test to …

How To: 5 More DIY Ways to Deodorize Stinky Things

Need a quick and dirt-cheap way to make your running shoes smell less? Fill old nylon tights with baking soda, enough so that they would fit inside …

7 slow-cooker recipes for your Super Bowl line-up

The most important tool for a successful Super Bowl feast? (Hint: It's not a beer cozy or a pair of stretchy pants — though those might also come in handy.) We're talking about a slow cooker, that wondrous appliance that lets you produce warm, tasty dishes with minimal effort.<p>If you're hosting a …

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Jalapeño-goat-cheese Hush Puppies

Jalapeño-goat-cheese Hush Puppies from Bon Appetit• 1 cup yellow cornmeal<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons all purpose flour<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons sugar<br>• 3/4 teaspoon coarse …

Bang Bang Shrimp

Bang Bang Shrimp from Eclectic Recipes• 1 lb peeled and de-viened shrimp<br>• 1 cup corn starch<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon pepper<br>• 1/2 cup mayonnaise<br>• 1/4 cup …

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Turkey Chili With Black Beans And Jalapeno

Turkey Chili With Black Beans And Jalapeno from Feed Me Phoebe• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 medium onion, finely diced<br>• 1 pound ground turkey (preferably …

Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala from The Shiksa in the Kitchen• 1 to 1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs<br>• 1 large onion, diced<br>• 3 cloves …

Aromatic Lamb Meatballs Recipe

Aromatic Lamb Meatballs Recipe from Nigella Lawson on Food Network• 1 pound ground lamb<br>• 1 teaspoon ground cumin<br>• 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>• 3 tablespoons …

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Quinoa White Chicken Chili

Quinoa White Chicken Chili from Closet Cooking• 1 tablespoon oil<br>• 1 onion, diced<br>• 2 jalapeno peppers, diced<br>• 3 cloves garlic, chopped<br>• 1 teaspoon cumin, …

Stuffed Peppers {Recipe}

There are some things I hear people talking about having for dinner. And I think, you can make those? Well, stuffed peppers was one of those things …

Chicken Tikka Naan Pizza

It needs no describing that this is pretty much an Indian flavored pizza. Nothing new or original. Naan pizzas are everywhere. Or are they called …

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Backyard Garden Boxes - on the Cheap!

<b>My family decided to create some backyard, above-ground, garden boxes since the soil where we live is rock-hard and not easily manageable. We wanted</b> …

Your Beer Bucket List: 20 Must-Try Styles

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>For the first two years of my beer drinking career, every glass I held looked more or less the same: copperish liquid with a fluffy white head. This was the color of my comfort zone. If a beer label said "amber" or …

24 Healthy And Delicious Things You Can Make In A Slow Cooker

All the deliciousness without all of the work.

An avocado a day is good for you - so try our top recipes

An American study suggests that an avocado a day can lower your cholesterol. What's the best way to eat them?<p>Forget having an apple a day – if you want to stay healthy, it might be worth introducing a daily avocado into your diet.<p>Fans of the creamy green fruit have long preached about avocados' …

15 Easy Slow Cooker Recipes Under 375 Calories

Just set-it-and-forget-it — so goes the appeal of the slow cooker, and it just so happens to be the perfect time of year for it. Slow-cooker meals …

Slow Cooker Enchilada Quinoa Bake Recipe

Everyone should own a slow cooker, seriously, especially if you are a lazy cook, like me. Simply prepare your ingredients, throw them in the pot (don’t forget to turn the machine on), and a few hours later your kitchen smells amazing and you’re ready to eat.<p>I am already drooling over this enchilada …

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Give Pork Kebabs a Flavor Boost With Mojo Sauce and Mango

All month, we're firing up the grill and churning out the kebabs. Check out our guide to great grilled kebabs to get started, and then jump in with one of our weekly recipes. Today, we're taking on pork and giving it a flash of fruity heat in the form of versatile, flavor-packed <i>mojo</i> sauce.<p>Ever …