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Chicago’s Titan Tiny Houses Built with Lightweight Steel

Steel construction for tiny homes is not unusual, but Titan Tiny Homes near Chicago, builds all three of their models with steel framing (and steel …

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5 Knots Every Hiker and Backpacker Should Know

Increase Your Backcountry Skills by Learning These Knots<p>The right knot can be a life saver when you run into the unexpected in the backcountry. So if …

UL Thru Hike Gear List and Review - The Trek

So far I’ve spent the week and a half since finishing watching reruns of Family Guy on TV, playing with the optimal AC setting in my hotel room (yes, …

6 Ways to Purify Water While Backpacking and Hiking

Stay Hydrated on the Trail with These Water Purification Options<p>A long hike or multi-day backpacking trip requires plenty of hydration and unless you …

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No Age Cover Black Flag, Gun Club for 7" Box Set

No Age: "Six Pack" (Black Flag cover) (via SoundCloud)<p>As part of an exhibit curated for the Los Angeles gallery Gallery 1988, a limited 7" box set called <i>Thirty Three and a Third</i> has been released. It features newer bands covering older songs. Most notably, it features No Age delivering their …

Put Down That Pint (Glass)

If you've been to a craft beer bar lately, you've probably noticed your bartender serving different brews in different glasses. What's up? Is craft …

Seven Sushi Rules You're Probably Breaking

Whether in the form of a quick office lunch or a multi-course omakase, sushi is more popular than ever these days. But there's more to it than just fish and rice: It's an ancient art, and people new to the experience — as well as seasoned diners in need of a refresher — should keep a few guidelines …

Steve Smith, Mike Wallace, Lamar Miller among notable fantasy options in Ravens-Dolphins

We break down the Week 14 matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the Miami Dolphins.<p>The Week 14 matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the Miami Dolphins features two teams who win with rushing and defense. We've got the fantasy projections for you courtesy of numberFire.<p><b>Baltimore Ravens</b><p>If it …

How To: Spooky Vegan Halloween Cocktail Party

12<p>12<p>Halloween. Sometimes it seems that it’s all for the kids, doesn’t it? There is so much fun to be had when you’re little. Parties, costumes- …

Vegan mozzarella: is the holy grail of pizza toppings finally here?

‘Mozzarisella’, a rice-based quasi-mozzarella, sounds like the answer to the prayers of vegan pizza-lovers. But is it any good?<p>Italians have been given something of a bad rap when it comes to understanding the dietary preferences of vegetarians and vegans. After all, what’s a little pancetta …

Vegan Food Truck Wins Tenth Annual NYC Vendy Awards

We love food trucks here at T+L, so this year's NYC Vendy Awards had our attention. Food truck vendors traveled to Governors Island, New York, …

This Vegan Sandwich Is the Best Way to Do Meat-Free BBQ

Think vegan food is boring? Prepare to lose your mind and thrill your tastebuds with this mega-umami barbecue mushroom sandwich from Chef Chris Rubinstein.<p>Don't be fooled by the highly sus sunflower-seed loaf your college roommate used to make. Vegan food is super legit.<p>Fire up the grill (which …

How to Make Vegan Cheese at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: McKel Hill of Nutrition Stripped makes a cheesy, cheese-free spread that you can eat on anything from salads to potatoes to sandwiches.</i><p>Cashew …