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Creamy Homemade Onion Dip

Keeps 1 week in refrigerator<p>About 2 tablespoons good-tasting extra virgin olive oil<br>• 1 large onion, cut in 1/8-inch dice<br>• Salt and freshly ground black …

14 MVP Recipes for Your Super Bowl Bash

Some go to Super Bowl parties for the game, others for the commercials -- but <i>everyone</i> looks forward to the food. From Tailgate Sliders and "Crack" Nuts to White Chicken Chili and Guacamole, these crowd-pleasing recipes will make you the MVP of the party.<p><b>1. Ham & Cheese Tailgate Sliders</b><p>These …

10 Ways to Cook with Root Vegetable Greens

Visiting the farmers market in the wintertime is a wise choice for many reasons: There’s still plenty to stock up on (dry goods, meats and cheeses, interesting greens …and yes, root vegetables); local farmers need your support year-round; and as a bonus, you’re less likely to get elbowed as you …

50 Hearty (And Easy) Chili Recipes

The rebirth of a 1,000-year tradition

A dying Filipino tattoo tradition is being revived – and forever changed – by the international travellers seeking to get inked by its last tribal artist, 97-year old Apo Whang-Od.<p>An old woman, with tribal tattoos covering her arms and chest, tapped an ink-soaked thorn into my arm. We were sitting …

The Food Lab Turbo: No-Cook Blender Tomato Soup in Just 5 Minutes

I'm not gonna lie: You've got to be <i>extra</i> lazy if you're looking for ways to speed up a recipe that only takes 15 minutes to begin with, but you know what? My New Year's resolutions were to eat better, tastier food and to cook smarter, not to do more work than I have to.<p>My original 15-Minute Creamy …

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4 Ways to Use Your Blog to Market Your Business on Social Media

These days, if you're trying to attract new business through social media, having a blog is a must. Here's what to do to make a blog work for you.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In their book</i> No B.S. Guide to Direct Response Social Media Marketing<i>, business</i> …

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Six Pixels of Separation - Marketing and Communications Insights - By Mitch Joel at Mirum

• Amazon is a beast. And that beast keeps growing. Last week, Amazon's Jeff Bezos wrote his annual letter to shareholders. To date, the company has …

What is the future of blogging?

It seems to be that time of year when the “is blogging dead” debate swirls around the social web. Of course it’s not dead, but it is changing … a …

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Apple Almond Butter Smoothie

You will 'fall' in love with this easy to make all natural smoothie. It's energizing and filling enough to enjoy for a quick breakfast. We often drink it to refuel our energy stores after a moderate-rigorous workout.<p>The Apple Almond Butter Smoothie provides a healthy balance of carbohydrates, …

Vegan Eggnog Does Indeed Exist. Here's The Recipe.

Everyone will love it.<p>Eggnog is a holiday classic, no doubt. While we crave it this time of year, this dense beverage has the tendency to make us feel a little queasy after a few sips -- aside from all the booze added to it, it's probably because of all the raw egg yolk in its base. And then …

10 Timeless Holiday Cookies

Add variety to the season's cookie jar with these instant-classic recipes.<p>1 of 10<p>Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip, and Pecan Cookies<p>Advertisement<p>2 of …

5 Holiday Spices That Could Help Boost Health

The holidays are here, and we are all getting ready to head into the kitchen to make that favorite meal. Most of us associate holiday food with overindulgence and sneaking in ingredients that we would not normally eat. Thankfully, some holiday dishes are actually loaded with healthy ingredients. …

Ultralight Packing List: How to Pack Light & Travel With 1 Bag

Hey there! This page covers my complete minimalist travel guide. I'll share my exact system for packing light, my favorite pieces of ultralight …

10 Swiss Inspired Graphic Design Lessons To Help You Become A Better Designer

<i>Sometimes the best way to showcase your design is to go back to the basics.</i> <br>When you hear the term “Swiss Design” the first thing you might think of …

16-year-old inventor launches new smartphone lens

The young entrepreneur has sold 4,000 Magnibands and is hoping for a Christmas 'surge' in orders<p>Toby Liew, a 16-year-old A-level student from Gillingham, Kent, has created a macro lens that fits on most available smartphone models, which he hopes will become the next consumer technology "it" gadget.<p>…

9 Ways Small Businesses Can Be Big on Google

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Having trouble getting your small business site to rank in the search engines? Not even sure where to start? This post will provide you with 9 simple hacks to ensure your site is properly optimized and starts ranking as soon as …

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Turns out you can actually save thousands of dollars using online rebates

Sound too good to be true, right? I was skeptical when I first learned about cash back platform Ebates. I first heard about it through a friend who's been using Ebates since 2009. She's a very conscientious shopper and told me that she'd saved over $1,200 since she started using the platform.<p>And …

Top 10 Extreme Environments

5 Amazing Adventures For Your Southeast Asia Bucket List

Southeast Asia is an adventure traveler's dream destination. You can eat like a king for a few bucks, explore unbelievable landscapes, and see remnants of some of the planet's most ancient civilizations. Check out our list of 5 Must-Do Adventures in Southeast Asia and book your flight today!<p>1. Hike …

Transform your regular desk into a healthier standing one with this sturdy add-on

Best List: Sit-Stand Desktop Workstation by Ergotron<p>I’ve got a love/hate relationship with standing desks. While I love the health benefits of standing, I seriously cannot stand at my desk all day every day. It needs to be easily adjustable.<p>Also, not all of us have the space for yet another desk in …

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16 people who are living the dream without spending a fortune

Circa 4 p.m., pretty much anything sounds better than staring at your office computer screen.<p>For instance, traveling the world — working when you feel like it, how you feel like it, and with a view to rival any Instagrammer's best shot. Or maybe even putting your job on hold (or leaving it …

Patti LaBelle's sweet potato pie may be sold out, but we've got her recipe

An awesome homemade pie could make anyone break out into song, but singer James Wright Chanel has taken things to another level in a now viral YouTube video where he serenades super star Patti LaBelle's Sweet Potato Pie, a pre-packaged dessert that's exclusively available at Walmart. Thanks to …

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15 Drone Photos That Leave Us Speechless

Our friends at SkyPixel are running a drone- and aerial-themed photography competition and some of the submissions have been (very literally) over the top. This technology has already changed the way we capture our travels—providing new angles on everyday subjects. Here are 15 of our favorite …

Photographer Humorously Imagines Darth Vader with a Daily Routine like the Rest of Us

Polish photographer Pawel Kadysz imagines that Darth Vader is more like us than we might realize. In his series of selfies called <i>Daily Life of Darth Vader</i>, Kadysz shows that the infamous Sith Lord performs many of the same relatable and mundane tasks that we do, such as food shopping and cleaning …

Coffee could literally be a lifesaver

<b>(CNN) —</b> Throughout the ages, coffee has been called a virtue and a vice for our health. The latest study comes down in favor of virtue: It says that drinking coffee, whether regular or decaf, could reduce the risk of death.<p>Researchers started with data from surveys of adults in the United States …

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Everything You Need To Know About Food Waste

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>You might not think twice about throwing away spoiled milk, cheese coated in fuzz, or uneaten leftovers, …

4 tools for building a social media empire

In a business world, not so very long ago, many debated the pros and cons of integrating social media into their company’s marketing plan.<p>A few enterprising leaders championed strategy and took the brave leap into conquering the brand presence on a variety of social media networks. The bricks were …

Urban Farming Revolution: Impact Farm Allows You to Grow Fresh Produce in the Middle of the City

Urban farming is most certainly the way of the future. However, some of the largest barriers to this style of food production is a lack of space in densely populated cities, and also climate fluctuation. Copenhagen-based urban design lab Human Habitat seeks to address these issues with their …

Here's how to get a ridiculously cheap flight if you don't care where you're going

Sometimes, when you are planning a vacation, where to go isn't the most important part of the equation.<p>For me, any number of factors can determine the destination: Is it relaxing? Is it interesting? Is it exotic? Have I been there before? If a destination hits any of those factors, I could be …