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39 best cheap things to eat in Chicago right now

Just about every week day, I grab a Tribune pool car and set out alone into the flat expanse of Chicagoland in search of something delicious to eat. More often than not, I encounter the kind of solid fare that any neighborhood would be proud to call its own. But nothing excites me more than when I …

20 Cheap and Easy Slow-Cooker Recipes You Need in Your Life

Utilizing your slow cooker is one of the easiest ways to not only cook more at home, but also to stick to your budget. You can throw just about anything — from pantry staples to affordable cuts of meat — into a slow cooker and let it simmer for hours, and you'll get a hearty, flavorful meal that …

50 places in Europe you need to visit in your lifetime

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to laying out on the beaches of Lagos, Portugal, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.

LTH Forum's 2016 Great Neighborhood Restaurants List Includes Filipino, Senegalese Food

It's been 11 years since <b>LTH Forum</b>, Chicago's well-known online restaurant and food group, compiled its first list of Great Neighborhood Restaurants and Resources. This year, voters added 11 new restaurants to their list, compared to 18 last year. Members unveiled the new list on Friday.<p>Filipino …

7 Slow Cooker Dessert Recipes for a Sweet Summer - Chowhound

Summer may be the season when you least feel like turning on your oven, but a baking addiction is year round. If you’re craving something sweet but …

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24 delicious foods you should eat in China

China is a large country that's home to many rich, flavorful dishes.<p>Although there are staples that can be found throughout the country, the cuisine varies greatly from region to region.<p>For example, Shanghai boasts xiao long bao (soup dumplings), while Beijing has Peking duck.<p>Keep scrolling for 24 …

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Thai Basil Fried Rice: Better Than Your Go-To Takeout Order

<i>Not your typical fried rice, this Thai-style version is flavored with chile peppers and fish sauce, then perfumed with fragrant Thai basil.</i><p>On one of those days when you don’t want to put together a fancy dish, there’s always fried rice. It's what I look to when I’m too busy to whip up something …

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Slow-Cooker Sticky Thai Meatballs Recipe

The key to these slow-cooker Thai-style chicken meatballs is to understand that the sauce gets better as it slowly cooks, but the meatballs don't. To fix that, we first cook the sticky sauce, packed with aromatics like lemongrass, ginger, and chilies, then add the flavorful meatballs right at the …

Easy One-Pot Chicken Tinga (Spicy Mexican Shredded Chicken) Recipe

Though <i>tinga</i> is traditionally flavored with chorizo, this quick and easy version still packs in the flavor, without forcing you to seek out special ingredients. The chicken is gently poached in broth, then shredded and tossed with a puréed sauce for extra-juicy texture and flavor.<p>Why It Works<p>Using …

9 Uber Hacks You Should Be Using

<i>What are the best Uber hacks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by William Chen, Frequent User of Uber</i><p><b>9 Uber Hacks You</b> …