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6 Ways to Save Money on Amazon that You Probably Never Knew

If you’re reading this, you probably love shopping on Amazon just like I do. And if you’re anything like me, you also want to buy as much as you can …

10 Picky Eater-Approved Recipes (That You'll Love Too)

The recipes that I get most excited to share are the ones that appeal to my kids as much as they appeal to me -- and let's face it, that's not frequently the case! Here are 10 favorite dinner recipes that have all gotten the thumbs-up from my picky eaters.<p><b>1. Parmesan Crusted Chicken</b><p>This is a great …

Cooking

Brunch Fare That Won't Give You a Food Hangover

Sometimes after a night out, all you want is a big, greasy brunch—preferably something involving cheese, bacon, and heavily buttered bread, which you'll inhale right before diving back into bed for the afternoon. Well, these Portuguese baked eggs are for the <i>other</i> days, when you're feeling …

Breakfast

Homemade Texas Roadhouse Butter

Famous Texas Roadhouse Butter made at home. It'll take you mere minutes, and it is SO good!<p>"I could have made a meal out of their rolls and cinnamon honey butter!" How often do we hear this after a meal at Texas Roadhouse?? Every. single. time.<p>Okay, okay. So I'm actually the person who says that …

Breakfast

Homemade Texas Roadhouse Rolls

Texas Roadhouse rolls you can make at home! We love that Stephie used one of her great-grandmother's recipes for inspiration.<p>Bread. Rolls. Carbs. They’re pretty much my life-line.<p>So it should come as no surprise to anyone that one of my favorite yeast rolls are those served at Texas Roadhouse …

Scientists Explain Why Nobody Puts Cheddar on Pizza

Research confirms what margherita lovers already know: The perfect cheese is bendy, bubbly, and capable of getting brown. (In other words, mozzarella.)<p>Here is what happens, chemically, when you bake a pizza. (Warning: The following description will be ever-so-slightly disgusting.)<p>The water …

These Twists On Chicken Parmesan Are What Dreams Are Made Of

Of all the Italian-American foods that we love, chicken Parmesan is by far the loveliest. Not only is it is the best representation of what happens when Italian culture meets American food -- where red sauce and tons of melted cheese is served on top of a piece of perfectly fried chicken -- but …

Entrepreneurs, here’s how to think about your valuation

A couple of discussions related to our portfolio companies last week led to me write this blog post. The timing could not have been better, since there have recently been some great posts related to this topic from Jamie McGurk and Stephen McDermid at Andreessen Horowitz, and from Fred Wilson at …

Who doesn’t like cash back? Five credit cards to check out

Of all the loyalty perks available to small business owners, you'd be hard-pressed to find one more relevant than cash. But like the unique needs of entrepreneurs, not all cash-back credit cards are created equal.<p>Here's a rundown of some of the better options out there for small businesses.<p><b>SCOTIA</b> …

The Essential Techniques That Every Home Cook Should Know

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're going back to basics with the essential cooking techniques -- think of this as Cooking 101.</i><p>The problem with cooking basics is that people often …

Kitchens

Oven Roasted Potatoes With Bacon, Garlic, and Parmesan

<i>These oven roasted potatoes are loaded with crispy bacon, fresh garlic, and grated Parmesan. They make a delicious side dish that everyone will love!</i><p>I'm on a diet, you guys.<p>I know. It's awful and dumb and I don't even know if life is worth living anymore.<p>Whyyyyyyyy is my life so full of vegetables …

13 Ways To Know If Your LinkedIn Summary Is A Winner Or A Snoozer

First impressions have gone digital. People are learning about you online before they ever shake your hand. The second they know they are going to meet you or have a call with you, they’re going to type your name into Google. This makes your virtual brand more important than ever. And it means you …

The 7 WordPress Plugins Your Site Needs to Succeed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At least one website you visited today is powered by WordPress. In all likelihood, most of your favorite sites utilize the world’s most popular content management system (CMS). Perhaps your business runs on it too.<p>According to WordPress, …

Web Design