Larry Ortega

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Fried Cabbage with Bacon, Onion, and Garlic Recipe

"This is a family favorite that is put into every cookbook for my kids when they move out and get married. It is a beautiful dish with many colors …

20 indigenous foods historically and culturally important to North America

To aid in raising awareness of the rich biodiversity of foods native to North America, Food Tank has compiled a list of 20 foods in the region …

The Air Conditioner That Makes Electricity

The energy startup scene is awash with companies claiming their new widget or software platform will fundamentally change the way we use energy. Too …

Melt Fat Like Crazy With This Magical Banana Pineapple Drink!

Each of us would like to be in form. If you don’t have time to exercise and you don’t like the gym, then you had better test this simply and …

Nutrition

DIY - Homemade Grout Cleaner - Quiet Corner

Nothing ruins the impact of an otherwise clean bathroom or kitchen quite like dirt between the tiles. This recipe for homemade grout cleaner will …

Homemade

French Fare: How To Make Grand Marnier Cheesecake

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Extreme Sports

Want to Finally Understand Physics? Read This Book

Physics is hard. It’s one of those subjects you studied for a bit in a required high school class, then left behind in college for something you …

Quantum Mechanics

Home networking: Everything you need to know

Wi-Fi, access point, router, 802.11ac... networking can be a pain! But it doesn't have to be if you know what you're doing. This is where you start.<p><b>Editors' note:</b> This story was originally published on Dec. 9, 2014, and has been updated frequently with latest information.<p>When it comes to home …

Wi-Fi

More Great Gluing Basics with Steve Ramsey

We’ve done a number of pieces recently on different types of glues, glue tips, tricks, and hacks. Since glue is such a fundamental part of so many types of making, and understanding it can make your work so much easier and more effective, there is always a lot more to know. In this YouTube video, …

Woodworking

11 DIY Ways to Solve Common Wi-Fi Problems

The Easiest Pancake Recipe Ever (Just Two Ingredients!)

Shares 307<p>Hate time-intensive breakfasts? Let us introduce you to the world’s quickest and healthiest pancake recipe ever. With two ingredients …

Breakfast

How to Make Baked Oatmeal Without a Recipe

Learning how to make baked oatmeal will save your winter morning. I always have a hard time getting out of bed, but especially on cold mornings. I …

10 foods to make from scratch to save money

<b>1 Yoghurt</b><p>If we start from the perspective that milk, in terms of flavour, nutritional value and animal welfare, is one of the things you shouldn’t skimp on, it follows that your yoghurt should be made with good milk. Organic, natural yoghurt costs about £1.50 for 500g (Yeo Valley), and organic, …

Sainsbury's

The Science Behind This Mesmerizing Color-Changing Tea

Wooooooahhhh.<p>Brewing a cup of butterfly pea flower tea, made from a Southeast Asian flower, is like seeing a glow stick turn from a boring translucent-gray tube into a glimmering neon cylinder for the first time. Just add water and it's a deep midnight-cobalt blue. Squeeze in lemon, and it …

Restaurants

How to Make Quick and Easy Thai-Style Beef With Basil and Chilies

<i>Phat ka-phrao</i> is a ubiquitous street dish in Thailand, where cooks wielding woks will rapidly stir-fry sliced or minced meat flavored with garlic, shallots, fish sauce, and fiery Thai bird chilies, finish it off with a big handful of holy basil, and serve it with rice and perhaps a fried egg on …

Forget Raw: Roast Your Radishes for Maximum Mileage

There was a time, many years ago, when I'd look at the heaps of radish bunches at the farmers market, admire their vivid red and pink colors, and then think, "What the heck does anyone do with <i>that</i> many radishes?"<p>Back then, a radish, to me, was a tasty root vegetable to be eaten raw, its crisp bite …

Why Banning the Controversial Painkiller Kratom Could Be Bad News for America's Heroin Addicts

We need new, more flexible ways of regulating drugs—especially opioids—in order to truly protect the public.<p>It sounds like the perfect drug. At low doses, it's stimulating, like a strong cup of coffee; at higher doses, it's sedating and kills pain. And it's a legal, natural plant that has been used …

Spread DIY Pork Rillettes on Everything

There is a certain sense of badassery that comes with stepping up your carnivore game and making your own rillettes—a rustic sort of pâté that you spread like meat butter on toast or whatever.<p>Cooking melt-in-your-mouth pork belly is a cakewalk for you. You've recently discovered the secret to the …

Oven Baked Garlic and Parmesan Fries Recipe

"You'll love these...consider yourself warned: You'll want them every day!"<p>Ingredients<p>4 large unpeeled russet potatoes, cut into 1/4-inch strips<p>1/4 …

Best Ever Cheesecake Recipe

"This is the only cheesecake that I have found that has the shortdough crust and it is a good tasting cake. It takes time to make, but is well worth …

Homemade Seasoned Salt Recipe

"We love using this delicious blend to season chicken or vegetables before grilling. Makes enough to store and use later. Sprinkle over meat or …

Homemade Baking Powder Recipe Recipe

"My mom came to visit one summer, and we decided to bake cookies. Since I had just moved into my new home, I could not find any baking powder. My mom …

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Cheap Home Exercise Equipment to Build Your Own Gym

You don't have to spend hundreds of dollars on gym equipment to work out at home. Here are some budget-friendly options that will have you burning serious calories in 2016.<p>Gym equipment doesn't have to be fancy and expensive. As long as it can perform well, it's doing its job. Here is an array …

Stratio’s LinkSquare can scan your food or drugs to test their authenticity

How do you really know that the food or medicine you’re about to ingest is what the package label says it is? With the LinkSquare from Stratio, you can actually run a test to get confirmation.<p>Stratio is unveiling its new LinkSquare infrared scanner for food, pharmaceuticals, materials, and physical …

Best Steak Marinade in Existence Recipe

"This is a family recipe that has been developed only over the last 5 years. In this short time it's made me famous in our close circle, but until …

A Simple Skillet Bread Recipe - Real Food

<i>Make this simple skillet bread recipe in 15 minutes, its nutritious, tastes good and is easy to prepare.</i><p><i>My mom tells stories of the best bread she's</i> …