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How to Wire a Light

Trying to wire a light in your home can be intimidating. After all, wiring involves electricity, and electricity can be dangerous. However, by taking …

Arduino

The To-Do List Method That Finally Got My Life In Order

Who knew graph paper could make such a difference?<p>You’ve probably heard by now about the life-changing magic of a functional to-do list. <i>You’ll be</i> …

Productivity

The 7 Cheapest Franchises on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 List

Seven inexpensive franchises you can buy for less than $5,000.<p>Associate Editor, Contributed Content<p>Starting a business isn't cheap. You have to worry about all sorts of costs, from finding a location and hiring employees to more mundane things like buying supplies and paying bills. If you're …

Small Business

How to Install Modern Pergola Rafters Without Brackets

If you have your pergola posts in, your pergola frame installed, and your pergola rafter lumber stained, you’re probably ready to move onto finishing …

Woodworking

Coca-Cola Cake Recipe

This Coca-Cola cake is probably the easiest and most delicious quick dessert ever! So simple and so creamy! You will need around 40 minutes to make …

Dessert

Can’t Swing Photoshop? We Rank The Five Best Photo Editing Apps

Whether we’re making art or just airbrushing out that damn zit, image editing is rapidly becoming something the digital generation does every day. If you’re ready to move on from Instagram filters and selfie apps, there’s a lot of software out there that will let you do everything from tweak your …

Apps

6 Signs Of An Emotionally Intelligent Team

There are few things that hold a team back more than catabolic team members, or what I like to refer to as “social hand grenades.” These are the people who you would send to a party if you wanted the party to end.<p>While decades of research highlights emotional intelligence as a critical ingredient …

Emotional Intelligence

19 ways to use Nutella

There were the Moscow Salt Riots of 1648, the Boston Bread Riots of the early 1700s, and the 19th-century Flour Riots in New York City ... but how …

Breakfast

Buttermilk Chocolate Dream Cake (The Best Recipe!)

This buttermilk chocolate dream cake is so simple and easy to prepare! Rich, moist, and very delicious – if you adore chocolate like I do then this …

Dessert

No-bake Kahlúa Coffee Brownie Cheesecake (20-Minute Dessert)

This Kahlúa coffee brownie cheesecake is a very delicious and unique dessert with coffee and chocolate flavor. So, if you like the flavor of coffee …

Dessert

How to take a picture of the moon that doesn’t look like a tiny white blob

Taking a good picture of our little satellite pal is harder than it seems, but a little prep makes a big difference.<p>The moon is a photographic tease. It hangs up there in the sky, all big and bright. Then you try to take a picture of it and you get a pathetic white blob floating in a sea of digital …

Cameras

10 Popular Cauliflower Recipes to Make Right Now

One of the coolest things about being an adult (I use that term loosely) is to see foods that used to take a backseat to other showstoppers finally …

Cooking

Choco-Peanut Butter Mini Cheesecakes

If you like the combination of chocolate and peanut butter then this choco-peanut butter mini cheesecakes are the perfect dessert for you. They are …

Dessert

30-Minute Wicked Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

This wicked chocolate fudge cake is so rich, chocolatey and packed delicious flavor, ideal for chocoholics everywhere! Plus, it is very simple and …

Desserts

Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

If you like the combination of peanut butter and chocolate then this recipe is perfect for you! This chocolate peanut butter pie is so rich, creamy, …

Dessert

How To Build A Garden Shed From Scratch – Simple Plans With Lots Of Charm

A shed isn’t something you see people build…at least not very often. It’s rather the type of structure you discover in the backyard when you purchase …

Woodworking

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Recipes

The (Oddly) Simple Way to Turn a Stressful Job Interview into a Relaxed Conversation

This 1 technique can help you connect better with an employer.<p>There aren't many jobs you can get today that don't require an interview. If a company is willing to hire just anyone, that's cause for concern. That said, interviewing can feel as uncomfortable as public speaking - which we've all been …

Brazil

Fried Pickle Chips Recipe

Fried Pickle Chips Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Roundhouse-Kick Sauce: Stir together mayonnaise, chili sauce, ketchup, vinegar, Sriracha, …

Recipes

How to Soundproof a Room, According to a Professional Soundproofer

In New York City, it’s all too common to be living in close quarters surrounded by noise: If you live on a busy street, you’ve probably experienced …

Home Improvement

Best Ever Cinnamon Cream Cheese Cookies

In a large bowl, cream together the butter and cream cheese with a hand mixer until smooth. Slowly add the powdered sugar until combined. Add egg, …

Dessert

This Is the Best New Way to Cook Crispy Brussels Sprouts

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°F with a rack in upper third of oven; line a large baking sheet with foil. Cut brussels sprouts in half …

Vegetables

Best Ever Cheesecake Cookies

Cheesecake Cookies are one of my favorite cookie recipes. They are so good!. Here’s for you the deliciously awesome Cheesecake Cookies which are so …

Dessert

Dark Chocolate Caramel Pecan Soufflé Cake

This dark chocolate caramel pecan soufflé cake is so rich, moist, and very delicious! You will need 45 minutes to prepare it plus 45 to cook. The …

Baking

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

The United States comprises several different regions, each with its own rich history and cultural identity.<p>Exactly where those regions start and end has been a long-running debate, but according to author Colin Woodard, the United States can be divided into 11 distinct sub-nations.<p>Woodard mapped …

Black History

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative

Want to be more creative and feel a little happier? Play this song for 15 seconds.<p>Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the …

Creativity

Flawless Milky Way Brownies Recipe

Milky way brownies are one of the best easy desserts that you can prepare. So rich, chocolatey and silky, these brownies are ideal for all chocolate …

12 foods that will speed up your metabolism

Having a healthy metabolism helps you lose weight and reduces your risk of developing harmful conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure. Kick-start your system with these metabolism-boosting foods.

Nutrition

How to securely erase hard drives, SSDs, flash drives, iPhones, iPads and Android devices | ZDNet

DBAN - Darik's Boot and Nuke<p>The default tool that most people who have the odd drive to erase turn to. I've used this tool to wipe thousands of …

Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit

Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 475°. Grate frozen butter using large holes of a box grater. Toss together grated …