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Here’s the science behind why pickle fried chicken is delicious

Chicken’s greatest power is its ability to retain flavor, which is why you should regularly prep your poultry in a savory brine. One such brine being embraced by everyone from <i>Bon Appétit</i> to KFC: pickle juice.<p>Yes, pickles have seen their share of dubious hype (see: pickle pops and pickle-juice …

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11 Impressive Questions To Ask At The End Of Every Job Interview

Make sure you stand out when you're asked, "Do you have any questions?"<p>No matter how prepared you are, a job interview is a nerve-wracking experience. You have to answer a torrent of questions on the spot and sell yourself to a hiring manager — sometimes even a room full of strangers. And when it …

Employment

Julia Child’s Chocolate Mousse

Preparation<p>Prepare meringue: Combine sugar and water in saucepan and set over moderately high heat. Swirl pan slowly by its handle, but do not stir …

Dessert

Modern life is lonely. We all need someone to help | Deborah Orr

You can feel it on the bus, in school, at the shops: the threat of isolation, hardwired into our lives<p>Hopping on the bus home on Wednesday night, I was greeted by the sight of a young woman hunched over her phone, alone in a seat, bawling for England. Or, as it turned out, Scotland. As I plonked …

Loneliness

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates Living an Exceptional Life From an Average One

It came easily to Steve Jobs -- and it's something we all should embrace.<p>Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He wanted things done a certain way, challenging other people to work harder, work longer, and sometimes to do more than they thought was possible.<p>Steve Jobs had high standards. He …

9 Things You Should Know About Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

You’ve probably heard of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), the evidence-based psychotherapy treatment method focused on changing negative thoughts …

6 Behaviors That Push People Away From You

While the right people will always accept us for who we are, there are some behaviors we demonstrate that make it difficult for them to do so. …

How do the brains of intelligent people work?

People with a higher-than-average intelligence level have brains that are "wired" in a different way, researchers say. A new study suggests that …

6 pieces of bad advice people give their kids without realising

Most parents want their kids to be successful in life--and so we teach them attitudes that we believe will help them achieve their goals. But as I …

How to Raise a Mentally Tough Daughter

According to a performance sports psychology specialist.<p><i>The following was produced in partnership with Chevrolet’s GoalKeepers Project.</i> <i>The Chevrolet</i> …

This Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Peel Potatoes

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Potatoes<p>Easy Way to Peel Potatoes<p>This Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Peel Potatoes<p>Shares<p>Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Nicole …

81 Fun Facts That'll Make Everyone You Know Say "I Never Knew That!"

The voice of Mickey Mouse and the voice of Minnie Mouse got married in real life!<p>1. German chocolate cake is named after a guy named Sam German, <i>not</i> the country.<p>2. Almost as many people were killed by guillotine in Nazi Germany as in the French Revolution.<p>3. The creature that kills the most people …

Crockpot Sticky Chicken

This Crockpot Sticky Chicken turns a beautiful gorgeous brown color and is so moist and delicious. Be sure you know how your slow cooker works before …

Science Says These 10 Things Will Help You Raise Extremely Smart and Successful Kids

Here are some science-backed parenting strategies to help you raise highly successful kids.<p>What parent doesn't want their child to do well in school, stay out of trouble, and grow up to be a highly successful adult? But as I've found over the years raising my own daughter, that's far easier said …

Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Mounds Brownies Recipe

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>1 brownie mix.<br>5 cups of shredded coconut.<br>1 can of sweetened condensed milk.<br>1 container of chocolate frosting.<p><b>How to:</b><p>Mix the brownie mix …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Food

40 Hard Things You Need to Hear

I’m sitting here on the tenth anniversary of a dear friend’s passing, thinking about the last conversation I had with her. With a soft, weak voice …

Sitting

These 5 One-Pot Dinners Prove the Power of Ground Beef

If you're stumped about what to make for dinner, having a pound of ground beef in the fridge or freezer will most definitely help you to figure it …

Joes Crab Shack Crab Cakes

If you are looking for a nice side dish for an amazing fish meal, you should definitely try this Joe’s crab shack! It’s amazing!<p><b>You’ll Need:</b><p>5 egg …

How to set a budget and stick to it

Whether it's something you need or something you want, creating a budget can help you keep your spending in line so you can reach your financial …

This Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Ruins Every Other Cookie Recipe

Really, though. These brown butter chocolate chip cookies are insane.<p>Without a doubt, the BA recipe that I make the most, (this probably speaks more to my sweet tooth than anything else) is the Brown Butter and Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies from one of our readers, Kate Davis. This is truly the …

Pumpkin Cake Roll With Cream Cheese Filling Recipe

PREHEAT oven to 375°F.<p>Grease 15 x 10-inch jelly-roll pan; line with wax paper.<p>Grease and flour paper.<p>Sprinkle towel with powdered sugar.<p>COMBINE …

This is the Secret to Nailing Perfectly Crispy Chicken Skin Every Time

Golden brown and ultra crackly—what more could you ask for?<p>Life is too short to rely solely on boneless, skinless chicken breast for a protein fix, …

Fourth woman disappears from North Carolina town where 3 others found dead

The FBI is assisting in the investigations of three women whose remains were found within the last year in the same North Carolina town where a fourth woman is now missing.<p>Abby Patterson, 20, told her mother she'd return in an hour when she left the family's Lumberton, N.C., home on the morning of …

This Brothy, Silky Chicken Breast Recipe Is the Ultimate Recovery Food

Chef Seamus Mullen on one of his favorite post-workout meals<p>I exercise quite a bit. I mean, I really like being active, riding my bike, hiking, getting outside, doing yoga...it’s like playing for me. And I think playing is important. It makes us smile and keeps us from getting old and cranky. But …

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