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7 best hibernation food recipes because snow days are the best for slow cooking

This time of year, there’s nothing we love more than setting off the slow cooker, so having some of the best hibernation food recipes on hand is …

Soul Food Recipes

Collard greens, creamy grits, classic fried chicken and more—all of your southern favorites are covered here.

Cooking

Thai-Style Crab Fried Rice Recipe

Southeast Asia is a great place for crab lovers, and there aren't many better ways to eat it than in Thai <i>khao phat buu</i>—fried rice with crab, made with fragrant jasmine rice that's gently seasoned with garlic and chilies, then tossed with scrambled egg, picked crabmeat, and scallions, finished with …

Recipes

The 7 flavor categories of beer: What they are, how to pair them

<i>If you've been confusing your pilsners with your IPAs and imperial stouts, you need to consult this thorough chart from Greg Engert. His profiling</i> …

How to Get Rid of Gross Cooking Smells in Your House

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>Remember last Sunday, when you hosted a dinner party and delighted everyone with your homemade shrimp …

49 Turmeric Recipes, the Wonder Spice Your Body Needs

Also known as the long lost Spice Girl.<p>Like ginger, turmeric, the unassuming root with color so vibrant you suddenly have an urge to hand-dye fabric, is said to be one of the world's healthiest foods—the bright orange-yellow equivalent of putting your insides through a car wash. An essential, …

Cooking

The film predictions we got right – and wrong – in our 2015 preview

Film,Culture,45 Years,Charlotte Rampling,Carol,Todd Haynes,Cate Blanchett,Rooney Mara,The Lobster,Mistress America,Noah Baumbach,Greta Gerwig,Slow West,Michael Fassbender,Aloha,Cameron Crowe,Bradley Cooper,Emma Stone,Child 44,Tom Hardy,Gus van Sant,Matthew McConaughey,The Intern,Robert De Niro<p>We …

Pasta e Fagioli I Recipe

"A seasoned, savory bean and pasta soup. Garnish with basil and Parmesan cheese."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup dry cannellini beans, soaked<p>2 tablespoons olive …

10 Tested and Perfected Recipes for Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah is right around the corner. From Matzo Ball Soup to Apple Cake, these foolproof recipes will make your New Year's meal extra meaningful and delicious.<p><b>1. Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls</b><p>Making chicken soup is a bit of a "potschke," as my mother would say, but it's not hard -- you pretty …

Start Your WordPress Blog Today

Back in 2006, I thought I'd start a blog, because I wanted to learn about why people blog. I also wanted to learn the technical aspects of running …

Blogging

7 safety tips from hackers

It's easy to get hacked. And yes, it can happen to you.<p>Follow this advice from actual hackers, and you'll be a lot safer online.<p><b>1. Turn off your phone's Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.</b> Hackers are religious about this. Keeping these features "on" all the time makes it easy for strangers to slip into your …

Portrait Series Captures the Charming Personality of Very, Very Old Dogs

Canadian photographer Pete Thorne celebrates the beauty of aging in this portrait series featuring what he describes as “very, very old dogs.” So far, the ongoing project, entitled <i>Old Faithful</i>, has more than 50 gray-haired dogs in the collection. Thorne works closely with his subject and owner to …

Pets

10 Ways Finding Your Passion Is Good For Your Confidence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Be honest with yourself. Are you in love with your life? Are you doing work that excites you or living passionately with an amazing hobby, volunteer …

Motivation

7 Effective Ways To Boost Your Happiness

“Happiness depends upon ourselves.” – Aristotle<p>Above everything else, happiness should be your number 1 priority. Because the moment we lose our …

Happiness

For London’s Cabbies, Job Entails World’s Hardest Geography Test

Satellite navigation and GPS can't match the street smarts demanded by "The Knowledge" test.<p>LONDON—Steve Scotland had better reason than most for thinking he knew London like the back of his hand. Not only was he a native Londoner, born and bred, but he'd spent years working as a chauffeur in the …

How To Make Passive Income: 10 Expert Tips

In 2007, Pat Flynn making $38,000 a year when he created a blog to help him study for a professional exam. When he realized he had thousands of visitors daily, he put ads on the site. When he wrote an ebook and sold it on the site, he earned more in one month than he ever had in his life. Now, six …

The Four Principles of Happiness | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There comes a time in every person’s life when they have to decide if they are where they want to be or if they want to work towards getting to where …

Motivation

10 Free Android Apps Everyone Should Download

Every time I get a new Android smartphone or tablet, I install certain apps right away, before I even really start to play with the device — apps I …

Apps

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How to Watch the World Cup Like a True Soccer Nerd

Understanding the brainy side of the beautiful game<p>There is a point of view among some soccer fans that the sport is unassailably <i>other</i>. I assume that …

Fool People Into Thinking You’re A Soccer Expert With This World Cup Tool

The global nature of soccer can make the experience of becoming a new fan overwhelming. There are thousands of teams in hundreds of leagues to keep track of. Then, of course, there are the players on each of those teams. Where do you even begin?<p>With World Cup fever infecting everything it …

Allow This Incredible Infographic To Explain The History Of The Making Of ‘Ghostbusters’

Perhaps lost in yesterday’s Pulitzer-frontrunner about the ghosts that scared me in <i>Ghostbusters</i> was the link to a story in Vanity Fair that explained the crazy and seemingly beyond-hectic process of bringing the iconic comedy to the big screen. The article had everything you could want from a story …

The Making of Ghostbusters: How Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, and “The Murricane” Built “The Perfect Comedy”

From a potential lead who died of a drug overdose to a marshmallow man suit that went up in flames, Ghostbusters looked like anything but a slam-dunk when Columbia Pictures made it. How Dan Aykroyd’s big idea led to an all-time comedy classic.<p>For the record, <b>Dan Aykroyd</b> really does believe in …

These World Cup Posters Are A Must-See For Any Soccer Super Fan

Brazilian artist and graphic designer Cristiano Siqueira pulled out all the stops when creating these incredible World Cup team posters for an ESPN campaign celebrating the tournament, which begins on June 12.<p>Each of these posters illustrates one of the 32 teams that will be heading to this year's …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …