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10 Fascinating Indoor Herb Garden Ideas

Another great solution is to create a suspended garden by hanging herb planters from the ceiling or kitchen cabinets. Again, you can find many …

Gardening

Quiche Lorraine recipe

For the pastry, place the butter, lard, flour and salt into a food processor. Pulse the mixture until it resembles coarse breadcrumbs.<p>Place the pastry into a mixing bowl and, using a round-bladed knife, stir in enough water to bind the mixture together. Lightly knead the dough until well …

Recipes

Chef John's Grilled Garlic and Herb Shrimp Recipe

"This grilled garlic and herb shrimp recipe is very easy, IF you can just walk out into the backyard, and pick a handful of your own fresh, green …

Recipes

These stunning student housing apartments are inspired by tiny homes

Student housing has come a long way since the days of crowding two roommates into a confined space with a couple of beds and a single desk. Case in …

Living Rooms

15 Natural Wonders You’ve Never Heard Of

You’ve heard about the Grand Canyon, Mount Everest, and Victoria Falls, but these lesser-known, more remote natural wonders deliver a similar “wow” …

Hot Springs

2018 Ford Shelby Super Snake boasts new look, more power

The 2018 Ford Mustang GT is an impressive bit of kit straight out of the box, especially when equipped with its Performance Package Level 2 handling …

Sports Cars

Introducing El Dorado — The New Gold Standard In Legal Cannabis

• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• Pinterest<br>• LinkedIn<br>• StumbleUpon<br>• E-mail<br>• Reddit<br>• Love This<p><i>By Jake The Professo</i>r<p>The El Dorado is the most luxurious, and most expensive legal …

Cannabis

Entering a National Barbecue Competition Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time

It’s one thing to grill for my family. It’s another to enter a competition. How did I get here?<p><b>If the canopy of stars</b> wasn’t so captivating, wasn’t like silver glitter spilled on velvet the color of midnight, I might have just given up. It was the kind of damp cold that turns your bones to glass—a …

BBQ

The US Army’s new algorithm tells you how much caffeine will hit your body’s peak performance

The Army wants you….awake. Since at least WWII, US military scientists have been tinkering with the human brain to keep pilots, soldiers and staff alert despite lack of sleep. Their enemies have as well: The Nazis infamously plied their ranks with methamphetamines (also known as speed).<p>But how can …

Sleep

The Powerful Green Tea Compound That Could Help Prevent Heart Attacks

Time and time again we’ve seen research backing the health benefits of green tea. The powerful supplement can help you lose weight, boost your …

Tea

Avenue of the Giants: Northern California's Most Spectacular 39 Miles

Driving on the Avenue of the Giants<p>The Avenue of the Giants runs parallel to U.S. Highway 101 between Exit 672 near Pepperwood and Exit 645. Driving …

Hiking

Deal: Home Depot Has a Serious Sale Today on a Top-Line Cordless Tool Set

Milwaukee's 5-piece M18 tool set is marked down $128.<p>For DIYers or, really, anyone who owns a home, power tool combo kits act as a great starter set …

Woodworking

How to pick a good watermelon

A flavorless watermelon is a reason for a good cry.<p>Watermelon is the fruit that symbolizes summer the most to me. It conjures memories of childhood …

Watermelon

What’s Cooler Than Being Cool? The Best Coolers of 2018

What’s cooler than being cool? A good cooler.<p>We grew up on classic, plastic coolers that weighed a ton, sweat after a few hours, and had terrible ice …

Clint Eastwood

How to Change Your 'Poverty Mentality' About Money

When it comes to money, we’re all working from a few negative scripts that can hinder our finances. And while going off-script is hard, it is …

Personal Finance

Truck driver shortage: Here’s how much drivers are paid

The U.S. trucking industry is struggling to find interested and qualified drivers to fill tens of thousands of jobs, despite the fact that the positions can offer yearly salaries over $100,000.<p>Wages in the industry are on the rise as the driver shortage deepens. The Federal Reserve, in its monthly …

Trucking

18 Basic Cooking Skills You Should Learn in Your Twenties

Master these, and you're well on your way to becoming a kitchen boss.<p>So, you’ve moved into your first apartment, bought your very own set of pots and …

Cooking

Don't Buy This: You Don't Need Drano, Windex or Other Brand Name Cleaning Products

Making your own cleaners is cheap, easy, and better for the environment.<p>Cleaning your place is no fun, but even worse is knowing you're getting ripped off for the products you use to make the bathroom mirror sparkle and the kitchen sink shine. The average person drops around $500 on cleaning …

Nonprofits

This Sheet Pan Chicken Parm Is an Easy Weeknight Win — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

This Trainer's Double Kettlebell Workout Will Tone Every Single Inch of Your Body

If you've been too nervous to pick up a pair of kettlebells on your own, we've got just the workout for you. Vishal Kumar, multicertified trainer and manager of Epic Hybrid Training Center in San Francisco, recently posted a full-body workout that will give you a steady burn from head to toe.<p>"I …

Workouts

12 Things Your Plumber Wants You To Know

Steer clear of late-night or early-morning calls to the plumber by avoiding these big mistakes.<p>Cleaning your toilet is likely a top priority when it …

Home Improvement

The best suits you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>Of all pieces of classic menswear, the iconic business suit is perhaps the most intimidating. That's understandable: …

Men's Fashion

Is Couscous Healthy? Top 7 Health and Nutrition Benefits

Once considered a North African delicacy, couscous is now eaten all over the world.<p>In fact, it can be found on the shelves of most grocery …

Nutrition

31 Insanely Easy Casseroles

On busy nights, skip the drive-through and reach for one of these easy casserole recipes. Each dish can be prepped in 20 minutes (or less!) and calls …

Cooking

Tyson hopes you want to eat protein chips made with “upcycled” chicken bits

Nobody <i>wants</i> to waste food, but it happens both at the individual level (“Whoops, forgot about that lasagna in the back of my fridge”) and at the …

Food

The Best and Worst Foods at a Summer Barbecue

Going to a cookout or picnic? Avoid the fatty and calorie-laden fare, and make these healthier recipes instead.

Cooking

How to Gain Weight Naturally for Men

A man gains weight by eating more calories than he burns daily. While any extra calories will make you pack on pounds, getting your calories from …

Nutrition

Pork Dumplings (Shiu Mai)

Preparation<p>In a large bowl, stir together the pork, sliced cabbage, scallions, cilantro, soy sauce, garlic, rice vinegar, 1 Tbs. cornstarch, ginger, …

Recipes

It’s Time to Start Budgeting, New College Students—Here’s Your 6-Step Plan

In high school, I spent so much time thinking about how amazing college was going to be that I forgot that leaving home meant entering real life—AKA …

Personal Finance

This Charred Cabbage with Goat Cheese Recipe Is Vegetarian Grilling at Its Best

We never knew it was possible to love cabbage like this.<p>Most of the time, burned food is a sign of disaster. But, in the summer, as cooking moves outside and orbits around the grill, the rules change. Seriously. Sit us outside with a charred bean and pea salad or a plate of charred buttered plums, …

Recipes