Justin Wood

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Ruby Drive Sloppy Joes Recipe

"I get requests to make this for every neighborhood get together. Thanks to my mother in law for this recipe made with ketchup and salsa! Super easy …

Recipes

‘Chopped’ Champion Brian Riggenbach’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Has Taken 40 Years to Perfect

Chef <b>Brian Riggenbach</b> is perhaps best known for showcasing his skills on season 24 of the Food Network’s award-winning show <i>Chopped</i>, which he won, but …

Dessert

Texas Cowboy Stew Recipe

"Hearty, filling and man-pleasing describes this stew. Link sausage, cumin, chilies, and chili powder is what gives this soup its Southwest flavor. …

Recipes

No drone on the planet is even half as fun as this smartphone-controlled paper airplane

If you’ve never heard of the POWERUP DART Aerobatic Smartphone Controlled Paper Airplane before, welcome to Christmas in July. Seriously, this is …

Air Traffic

5 Amazon obscure settings you should change now

The items we buy say a lot about our lifestyles, our finances, and our domestic lives. If you have an Amazon account, the amount of data that the retail giant collects is astonishing. Many people don’t know you get much more just free two-day shipping with a Prime account.<p>With these different areas …

Amazon Echo

Recipe: Texas-Style Quick Pickles — Recipes from The Kitchn

It's a cruel joke that canning homemade pickles comes right in the middle of summer, when the last thing you want to do is stand over the stove. …

Recipes

A Pie to Cut Through Summer’s Heat

As a child in the 1950s and ’60s, Bill Smith vacationed with his family in Atlantic Beach, on one of the southern-facing barrier islands along the coast of North Carolina. It was, and still is, a no-frills sort of beach town where no-fuss seafood restaurants served heaping baskets of fried seafood, …

Baking

Recipe: Slow Cooker Beer-Braised Brisket — Recipes from The Kitchn

Everyone loves brisket, a Texas staple. Texans — Tejanos — are especially obsessed. My beer-braised brisket is fork-tender, perfect for a crowd, and …

Cooking

30 of the Best Healthy Items You Can Find at Costco

As much as we love Costco, it can also be an overwhelming place to shop. With so many amazing products available, it's difficult to stick to your grocery list and know which items are worth adding to your cart. Luckily, we've narrowed down the best healthy foods and products to help make your next …

Healthy Eating

These Pineapple Chicken Foil Packets Are an All-in-One Meal

Even on busy weeknights, I don't mind taking time to put a homemade dinner on the table. What I don't want to spend all evening doing? Cleaning the …

Recipes

Apple Cake I Recipe

"This is a tasty cake that stores well and is quite easy to make."<p>Ingredients<p>2 eggs<p>1 cup vegetable oil<p>2 cups white sugar<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 …

Slow Cooker Chicken and Sausage Chili Recipe

"After browsing through many, many chili recipes, I ended up creating one of my own."<p>Ingredients<p>3 (14.5 ounce) cans stewed tomatoes, chopped<p>1/2 cup …

An Icebox Cake Casts Its Spell on Strawberries

Icebox cakes are like magic.<p>Coal-black cocoa wafers, dry and crumbly on their own, are layered with vanilla whipped cream and put in the fridge overnight. By morning, the crisp cookies become a tender cake, surrounded by a pillow of vanilla frosting. It’s as perfect a summer dessert as you can make …

11 Best Vanguard Index Funds to Buy for Low-Cost Quality

Vanguard index funds are among the market’s greatest champions of low-cost investing.<p>The company is a pioneer, launching the first index fund – the …

14 Apple Watch Features You Didn't Know Existed

Apple Watch is more than just an extension of your iPhone. It’s a tiny computer, right on your wrist. It has plenty of apps to choose from, Siri, and …

Incredibly Easy 9x13 Icebox Cakes Made for Summer Cookouts

And the crowd goes wild.<p>There’s nothing more refreshing than a chilled dessert on a hot summer afternoon, and these icebox cake recipes should be …

Home Automation: Elgato Eve Button Review

Of all the varieties of home automation I have explored, none have matched the elegant simplicity of Apple HomeKit-compatible devices. Elgato has taken this design principle to the extreme with its <b>Eve Button ($49.95)</b> smart home appliance. But does such a button warrant a fifty-dollar price tag? …

Why You Need to Save in More Than Just Retirement Accounts

Going into debt for vacation instead of saving for it could mean you miss out on $234,000 in retirement savings.<p>You've probably seen many articles …

Personal Finance

Chicken-and-Brisket Brunswick Stew Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Sauté onions and garlic in hot oil in a 7.5-qt. Dutch oven over medium-high heat 3 to 5 minutes or until tender.<p>Step 2<p>Stir …

Cooking

How to Specify Your Activity Type in the Apple Watch Workout App

When you open the Apple Watch Workout app, the main screen by default offers you 10 quick-start workout types that you can use to track your exercise. These include Walking, Running, Cycling, Elliptical, Rower, Stair stepper, HIIT, Swimming, and Wheelchair.<p>If you want to track a more specialized …

Apple Watch

10 Dead-Simple One-Skillet Meals That Will Save Dinner

During the busiest weeks, it's worth leaving your skillet out on the stove ready for anything. That's because it can help churn out some of the …

How to back up your Apple Watch

Most Apple Watch owners don’t know how to back up their Apple Watch, nor does Apple make it clear how one would go about that process.. Read along as we walk you through how to back up your Apple Watch.<p>This will be especially useful if you’re looking to upgrade your iPhone any time soon. Your …

The Healthiest Cereals, Ranked

If you can whip up a well-balanced breakfast every morning complete with protein, whole grains, and all the recommended servings of fruits and …

Even apps go on sale—here’s how to get the lowest price

Set up price-drop alerts.<p>There comes a time when those free smartphone apps just don't cut it. Before you pay for a program, however, you should see whether you can get it at a discount. In fact, you can have this information delivered right to your phone with a price-drop alert. Here are a couple …

Apps

If You're Not Cooking Bacon Like This, You're Doing It Wrong

After you cook bacon in the oven, you won’t go back to a frying pan. Photo, iStock.<p>Sheet-pan dinners are a life saver on busy weeknights. But a …

Lower-Carb Flourless Chocolate Pecan Torte Recipe

One of the best things about this flourless chocolate cake is how easy it is. The entire thing can be mixed up in the food processor in about five …

Why the 50/30/20 Rule Doesn't Go Far Enough

This budget strategy gets one thing right, but it doesn't get the job done on other key issues.<p>Most people find budgeting to be a drag, and the idea …

Leslie's Salty Grilled Potatoes Recipe

"These fantastic grilled potatoes will have everyone eating the skin! But be careful, no other baked potato will do after this. So be prepared to …

Key Lime Icebox Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Whisk together first 3 ingredients in a heavy saucepan. Whisk together egg yolks and half-and-half in a bowl. Gradually whisk egg …

21 keyboard shortcuts Mac users need to know

I’m sure most Mac users know <i>Command-C</i> means copy and<i> Command-V</i> means paste, but there’s a host of other useful shortcuts that make a Mac user’s life …

Keyboard Shortcuts