Ethan Jacob

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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

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a tin of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These …

Cooking

A Genius, Extra-Crispy Path to Roasted Potatoes

In Toro Bravo, the cookbook, this recipe is modestly called “Potato Salad.” But have you ever seen a potato salad do <i>this</i>?<p>This so-called salad is served warm in loose tangles instead of a slick, cold mound, with flavors feistier and brighter than potato salads usually get to wear. But most …

Recipes

WyzeCam brings a motion sensing 1080P security camera for just $26

Security is on everyone’s minds lately, and most would love to add security cameras around their house. The one drawback to adding these security cameras is either price for wireless or experience for wired. Most wireless cameras are quite expensive, like Nest Cam, Netgear’s Arlo, and others. …

Home Security

Our Readers' "Keepers": The 40 Recipes They Keep Coming Back To

From raspberry ricotta cake to classic roast chicken, these are our readers' favorite recipes of all time.

Cooking

15 beautiful photographs that will convince you to rewrite your bucket list

Hiking

5 Classic Novels Everyone Should Read

One simple truth about life is that everyone has a Reading Lane. Whether it’s romance novels, or books about troubled former Navy SEALs racing …

How To Turn Soba Noodles Into Your Dream Dinner

Give it up for the buckwheat, y'all.<p>When it comes to comforting noodle dishes, many people turn to pasta for baked ziti and lasagna. We have another option to suggest: soba noodles.<p>Soba noodles are traditionally buckwheat noodles ― soba is Japanese for buckwheat ― but not all are 100 percent …

A steak master shares his 7 steps to grilling the perfect cut of meat

1. Choose your meat.<p>Wiestling recommends a juicy ribeye because 'it's extremely tender and fatty and extremely flavorful.'<p>Specifically, Wiestling …

The Power of Gone

<i>Shinzen Young is currently leading our September retreat “What is Mindfulness?” Join the retreat here.</i><p>And until you know of this:<br>How to grow through …

The Beautiful Italian Lakes Americans Don't Visit Enough

Admittedly, I’m a saltwater kind of person, and a good vacation has always required an ocean beach. The appeal of lakes never truly hit me until I …

The Most Breathtakingly Beautiful Small Towns in the World

As foxy cities go, the big ones are easy to reach -- they build airports there, after all. You want to see the vaulting domes and spires of …

How 5 Minutes Can Change Everything

Our minds create success. If you don’t believe that, you might be losing the game of life or at the very least feeling like the odds are against you. …

What Love Is

<i>Born in Berlin of Jewish parents in 1923, Ayya Khema [1923-1997] escaped Nazi Germany in 1938 with a transport of 200 children to Glasgow. She joined</i> …

Spirituality

How And Why: Focus Stacking Landscape Photography

Unlike street photography, Landscape photography demands an almost clinical approach. Things like exposure, composition, and clarity have got to be …

Landscape Photography

Daily Meditation: The Temple

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today’s meditation features a passage from the Rigveda, an ancient Indian collection of Sanskrit hymns …

The near-superhuman way yoga unites mind and body

In the spring of 1970, the Indian yogi Swami Rama wanted to convince Western scientists of the power of yoga, so he submitted himself for study. He arrived at the lab of the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas, to meet with Dr. Elmer Green, who pioneered research around biofeedback, or the process …

Yoga

The Best of 300+ Osho Quotes on Meditation, Happiness, Mind, Life and Love

“Experience life in all possible ways – good-bad, bitter-sweet, dark-light, summer-winter. Experience all the dualities. Don’t be afraid of …

Here's why the Big Green Egg grill attracts such a loyal following

<b>I</b> considered myself a backyard warrior when standing over a fine steak or juicy burger sizzling atop hot coals. I would wear out grills every two …

BBQ

How To Reshape Your Brain and Improve Your Life in Just 5 Minutes a Day

<b>Everyone from Google to the NFL is using this practice, and you should too.</b><p><i>How do you typically start your morning?</i><p>For many of us, starting off on "the right side of the bed" involves almost immediately checking a smartphone or email, and then diving headfirst into a day of hyper-connectedness and …

Facing my fear: to conquer depression, I had to embrace it

I didn’t think accepting my symptoms would be helpful. But slowly, it became clear that meditation works for me<p>I’d been running from or fighting my depression for two and a half years, and neither approach had worked. Relentlessly dogged by self-punishing thoughts, heavy, tensed-up limbs, heart …

There’s Beauty, Poignance, and a Head-Scratching Voice-Over in Terrence Malick’s Voyage of Time

What does it all mean, man? Who knows—but you might want to spend 90 minutes pondering that question with the cinema's foremost poet.<p>The story may be apocryphal, but they say that during its initial run in 1968, someone quite taken with Stanley Kubrick’s <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> leapt to his feet at …

Sunset 🌄 at Ubehebe Crater 😊 Gotta love Death Valley

Henepola Gunaratana’s 10 Ways to Find Happiness

Henepola Gunaratana knows as Bhante G is a Sri Lankan Buddhist monk. He became a monk at the age of 12; in the temple of Malandeniya Village. He is …

Happiness

7 Habits Of Highly Spiritual People

You’re highly productive, goal-oriented and efficient at life … but are you achieving your life’s dreams at the expense of your spiritual growth?<p>You …