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The Cheaper, Tastier Cuts of Meat Your Butcher Really Wants You to Order

Forget filet mignon and rib-eye—these cheap-and-tasty cuts are going to be the star of your next meal.<p>So you finally decide to visit that cool new butcher shop—the one that’s breaking down whole animals that sound like they had a better childhood than you did—but the meat case is full of a bunch of …

How to Make Your Own Threshold Piece for Wood Flooring (from Leftovers!!)

Guys. I have something really <i>really</i> embarrassing for show and tell today. You know those bad things in your life (and house!) that you just sort of …

Flooring

Craftsman's Brilliant Pegboard Workbench Can Hold Any Project in Place

And the adjustable-height work surface makes it easy to work on any project.<p>The Craftsman Portable Peg Clamping Workbench ($99) is the best thing to happen to portable work surfaces since the venerable Black & Decker Workmate. Millions of the versatile, work-holding devices were sold to amateurs …

Make a Miter Box That's Simple, Accurate, and Custom-Built for Your Saw

Store-bought miter boxes aren't accurate enough for fine woodworking jobs. Build your own from scrap pinewood to cut perfect angles.<p>Store-bought miter boxes are made to fit saws with kerfs of varying size. But this one-size-fits-all solution can lead to flawed cuts. Instead, you can build your own …

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DIY Corner Shelf with Storage

Hi, it’s Amy from Hertoolbelt back with another build project. A mudroom is such a nice space to have. I love having a great ‘dump zone’ to keep the …

How to Pack Your Cooler for Camping the Right Way

Camping is all about the skills—the skills needed to trudge through the woods (where you might meet a bear!), the skills needed to build a fire.<p>But …

The Reusable Swedish Log Stovetop

There are plenty of options for a makeshift camping stove if you didn’t bring something that bears the Weber or Coleman name. One of the most popular …

Better Than Bacon: 25 Pork Recipes, From Chops to Tenderloins

From lean and tender pork loins to tasty pork shoulders to a classic pork chops, we've compiled 25 of our favorite recipes that puts a pig to good use.<p>Bacon makes everything taste better: in waffles, in quiches, in cornbread, in miso, on pizza, and wrapped around anything. You say bacon, and we're …

This App Plays Music At The Perfect Tempo To Accompany Your Solo

Karaoke will never be the same<p>If you’ve ever been behind the mic at a karaoke bar, you know the agony of a senseless backing track. Slow down your tempo for dramatic effect and the track blindly rolls forward. Speed up and the track stubbornly lags. Creative freedom is lost.<p>For decades, classical …

How to grow potatoes in pots

Not only fantastic if you're short on space, growing potatoes in containers make for a delicious crop<p>A few years ago I briefly gave up on growing potatoes on my allotment. They took up too much space, all through summer, squeezing out other crops, and they got hit by blight. They were just far too …

51 Borderline Genius Budget Backyard DIY Projects That You Can Start Today

26. Make mosquito-combating tiki torches from wine bottles.<p>whenthepigsfly.com<br>Add citronella oil int he bottles. Get the directions here.<p>27. Creative …

4 Ways To Get Around Hershey's Ban And Buy Cadbury Chocolate

<b>UPDATE Mar. 1:</b> It appears that the good people at the British Chocolate Club have shut down their operations after consulting lawyers. Instead, we recommend Jolly Goods as a satisfactory replacement to get your goodies delivered to you.<p><b>PREVIOUS:</b> Cadbury's chocolate candy is the best, but now that …

Dessert

One Board Minimalist Chair

Friendship Clock Build<p>Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair<p>Mid-Century Modern Desk<p>PVC Class<p>Well - I did a weight test. I ran out of plates at 427 pounds …

Travel Hack: How to Save Hundreds On Your Flights to Europe by Buying Two Separate Tickets

<b>Stop! Don't book that $1,000 flight to Lisbon before you hear about this travel hack that can save you hundreds on your flights to Europe!</b><p>OK, so you want to go to Europe, but you don't want to spend a lot of money getting there. What can you do? There are a few tips to get good deals on flights: …

Flying

How to Clean Your Front-Loading Washing Machine

Front-loading washing machines are energy efficient and use less detergent than top-loaders, but they sometimes have a tendency to harbor mold and unpleasant smells. By giving your washing machine a quick clean once a month, you'll keep your front-loader fresh, which means cleaner clothes, too. …

Cleaning

Chocolate Marshmallow Pie

Use the pastry to line a pie plate and bake blind (I use pie weights over parchment paper). Let cool. Put the chocolate, marshmallows and water into …

Chocolate Pecan Pie and Recipe Link

Shares 16<p>I have to tell you a story, a yes- sometimes I’m a mean wife story!… Last year for Thanksgiving we visited my lovely sister Noelle and her …

Spicy Whole Roasted Cauliflower

Roasted cauliflower? Been there, done that. But roasting a whole head of cauliflower? Now we've got your attention. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p>This recipe has you slathering cauliflower in a spicy yogurt marinade and roasting it at a high temperature. The result is an amazingly delicious dish that's as dramatic …

Cooking

Sweet and Savory Overnight Pork

<i>Merrill's daughter Clara has quite the appetite -- and it's all Merrill can do to keep up. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon and a minimal amount of fuss, she steps into the fray.</i><p><i>Today: A sweet and savory pork roast you can put in your oven, and then forget.</i><p>Pork is not the meat I turn …

10 Ways to Cook Chicken Thighs

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the Internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Chicken thighs were made for low-stress weeknight meals.</i><p>When we think of easy weeknight chicken dinners, we tend to think of boneless -- often skinless -- chicken breasts. But what's easy …

Cooking

Why You Should Put Pork Cracklings in Your Pasta

There’s one dish that legendary Boston chef Lydia Shire has never taken off the menu atScampo: the spaghetti with cracklings and hot pepper.<p>There’s …

Your Ultimate Guide To No-Bake Energy Bites & Bars

<i>(For quick, healthy recipes & insider nutrition tips, sign up for my newsletter & follow me on Twitter!)</i><p>Trying to eat healthier in the new year? Looking to liven up your child's school lunch box? Need energy for a workout? If you want to eat something healthy and homemade, but have little time to …

Dessert

Cooking Off the Cuff: Lo Mein With Confit Duck -- A Twist on a Chinatown Favorite

When I was a student, a dinner of roast pork lo mein cost 85 cents at Hong Fat restaurant in New York's Chinatown. Even as the price skyrocketed to over a dollar, it remained one of my favorite meals. The term isn't used everywhere in the world, so I ought to explain that lo mein is a noodle dish …

Food & Dining

Bake Protein-Packed Bacon Omelet Bites

Make one batch, then reheat and eat this awesome breakfast all week long<p>It was 11 a.m., and I was <i>starving.</i> I plowed my eager mitts into the trail mix buried in my office drawer. Just a handful, I told myself. Twenty handfuls later, and I tossed the empty bag in the trash. I was still …