Evan Guindon

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9 insanely yummy crockpot recipes you can bring to work the next day

Even though you know, in theory, it will make your life so much simpler and healthier, meal planning can be a huge pain, but cooking some things in …

Is This the Best Recipe for Beef Stew Ever?

Slow-cook the meat to tender perfection. Then feast on the delicious high-protein meal<p>Some call it “sauté de boeuf à la Bourguignonne.” Others just call it “beef stew.” Julia Child famously referred to it as “one of the most delicious beef dishes concocted by man.”<p>She’s right. There’s nothing more …

Top 13 scariest stories for Halloween

Halloween is here so join Dave Shelton as he takes us through his top 13 scariest stories. But beware, these tales are not for the faint-hearted...<p>I’ve always been determined not to be pigeonholed as a particular kind of writer. And so, whereas my first book, A Boy and a Bear in a Boat, had been …

The Best New Ways to Book Your Flights

Innovative new apps are one-upping the online travel tools you already know and love. And they’re about to make planning trips faster, easier, and …

How to Fix OS X El Capitan's Annoyances

With the release of any new operating system, you’ll always find some quirks. El Capitan is a small enough update that it doesn’t have many …

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A Healthier Way to Eat Pumpkin Pie

Aka pumpkin pie BARS. Studded with white chocolate, crunchy granola and lingering strains of maple syrup.<p>This post is basically the answer to all your early morning pumpkin pie cravings. That's a thing right? I am not alone in this pie-for-breakfast train of thinking at 7 a.m. come Monday …

Unlock hidden features on your Canon dSLR

There are many hidden features inside your Canon dSLR. Magic Lantern is the key you need to unlock them.<p>Magic Lantern is one of the most popular firmware add-ons available, opening up many possibilities for photography and video. It's free, runs alongside the stock Canon firmware and new features …

12 tips every photographer should know

25 Psychological Life Hacks that Will Help You Gain The Advantage In Social Situation

June 29, 2015 | 1 Comment » | Topics: Life<p>1) Assume comfort in any interaction.<p>Our brain is an incredibly complicated instrument. Our relationship …

Saul Bellow’s Spectacular Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech on How Art and Literature Ennoble the Human Spirit

“Only art penetrates … the seeming realities of this world. There is another reality, the genuine one, which we lose sight of. This other reality is always sending us hints, which without art, we can’t receive.”<p>In a 1966 interview, <b>Saul Bellow</b> (June 10, 1915–April 5, 2005) articulated the seed of …

The Easy Sangria Recipe That You'll Want To Make For Every Summer Party

Sangria recipes need to be a part of your summer entertaining arsenal, period. In case you need to be convinced, consider the following: sangria is cold, boozy, fruity, and it comes in big batches -- every requirement for a perfect summer drink.<p>If you've never made a pitcher of sangria, don't let …

10 Mind-Melting Optical Illusions That Will Make You Question Reality

This is next-level science trickery.<p>The human brain is perhaps the most complex biological structure in evolutionary history. Yet, it’s surprisingly …

Albert Einstein

Just Try Not To Smile When You See This Adorable, Snuggly Dog Family

The cutie on the left is Sage.<p>Harlow missed her friend dearly, and took to searching diligently for another friend to keep her company.<p>At long last, …

Camus’ Great Blasphemy and the Ethics that Followed

Albert Camus often gets lumped in with twentieth-century French existentialists, a crew known for its hardline atheistic membership. But Camus was …

Carrie Underwood

The Pitfalls of Life Hacking Culture | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Kyle Eschenroeder.</i><p>“There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.” …

I Learned to Speak Four Languages in a Few Years: Here's How

<i>Lifehacker reader Gabriel Wyner was tasked with learning four languages in the past few years for his career as an opera singer, and in the process</i> …

Top 10 Tips and Tools for Learning a New Language

Knowing another language is a valuable skill—one that could boost your salary and your brain. While there are many paths to picking up a foreign …

The Encounter: How Young Vladimir Nabokov Met the Love of His Life and Won Her Over with a Poem

“Longing, and mystery, and delight…”<p>On May 8, 1923, a young woman appeared before a young man — an emerging poet — at an émigré charity ball in Berlin. Wearing a black Harlequin demi-mask she refused to lower, she proceeded to produce a verse from one of his poems, which she had clipped from the …

The best money saving travel apps

<i>Chris Guillebeau is a writer, world traveler, entrepreneur, and lifelong learner. To learn more travel hacking tips and tricks,</i> <i>watch Chris’ workshop on creativeLIVE</i><i>. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisGuillebeau.</i><p>You don’t make it to every country in the world without learning a thing or two about how to …

This I Believe: Thomas Mann on Time and the Soul of Existence

“The perishableness of life … imparts value, dignity, interest to life.”<p><i>“The best thing about time passing,”</i> Sarah Manguso wrote in her magnificent meditation on ongoingness, <i>“is the privilege of running out of it, of watching the wave of mortality break over me and everyone I know.”</i> More than half …

Baked Eggs and Beans on Toast

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:40 minPrep:20 minCook:20 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories529Total Fat20 …

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Asphyxia: A Striking Fusion of Dance and Motion Capture Technology | Colossal

<p>Asphyxia is an experimental film project by Maria Takeuchi and Frederico Phillips that explores human movement through motion capture technology. …

Meditation: Building the Superpower You Didn’t Even Know You Had

<i>This article is from NF Team Member Taylor</i><b>There you are, settled into your life, in the deserts of Tatooine.</b>You’ve gone about your life just like …

The Best Productivity Tricks You Can Learn From Firefighters

Firefighters are always a call away, ready to tackle potentially dangerous situations. But while their job probably carries a ton of stress and …

Fire Fighting

Meet America’s first drug dealer: Arnold Rothstein’s wild, real-life 1920s “Sopranos” story

<b>(HBO)</b><p>The modern drug war started with Arnold Rothstein, a criminal master so feared he managed to rig the World Series<p>Johann Hari<p>March 1, 2015 9:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs”<p>As I dug deeper, I realized there was a hole in the story of the …