Mark Smith

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Quick Yeast Rolls Recipe

"This easy yeast roll recipe was given to me by my Great, Great Grandmother. I used it a couple of years ago in our state fair and received first …

Baking

How to Make the Crispiest Roast Chickpeas

They're a perfect beach day snack<p>Summer is the season of snack breakfasts. It's nice out early, and sometimes you want to get to the beach (or park …

Chickpeas

See who’s at the door w/ Zmodo’s Greet Pro 1080p Video Doorbell: $135 (25% off)

Amazon offers the Zmodo Greet Pro 1080p Video Doorbell Security Camera for <b>$134.99 shipped</b>. Regularly $180, this is a match of its all-time low and is the best available. If you’ve been looking for a way to know who’s at the door and communicate with them while away from home, this is a great and …

Smart Homes

This Is the One Grilled Chicken You Need to Make This Summer

Place the oil, fish sauce, lime juice, lemongrass, garlic, sugar, and pepper in a large bowl and whisk/stir to combine and dissolve the sugar. Add …

Recipes

Ultimate Guide to the Best Puglia Beaches and Swimming Holes

Visitors to Puglia will be amazed by the unspoilt nature of Italy’s heel. Gnarled, centuries-old olive trees give way to whitewashed villages that …

Italy

Spanish Garlic Shrimp (Gambas al Ajillo) Recipe

"Every Spanish restaurant serves this dish of shrimp cloaked in garlic-infused olive oil with smoky hints of paprika and a touch of sweetness from …

Seafood

These multicolor LED smart bulbs work with Alexa and only cost $13

Multicolor Philips Hue bulbs are awesome but they’re just so expensive. Standard A19 multicolor bulbs from Philips Hue cost about $50. Fifty dollars! …

Home Automation

The HomePod (and Siri) Can Now Control My Favorite Smart Plug

If you’re building out a smart home and you want to control all your devices with Siri, say you have a HomePod smart speaker or you just want to …

Home Automation

11 Cheaper Alternatives to Europe’s Most Expensive Cities

Are you ready for an affordable Euro trip? Look to these destinations that are primarily off the beaten path.<p>If you’re looking for a little island …

European Travel

Everything You Need To Use Arduino For Home Automation

One of the great things about home automation is that it’s limitless. Whether you add more smart locks, toss some smart light bulbs into lamps, or add another smart thermostat to your home, it’s simple and easy to control all the products in your house.<p>But if you’re someone who doesn’t like the …

Arduino

AkitikA GT-102 power amplifier

An e-mail from an old audiophile pal: "Herb, my buddy owns a recording studio, and he told me one of his $10k reference amplifiers stopped working …

Motorcycle is the only way to see Tuscany

Of course we would say that a motorcycle is the only way to see Italy, in particular the rolling panorama of rural Tuscany, but it’s true for both …

Italy

5 Smart Home Tricks That Are Actually Impressive

Going to the effort of setting up a smart home just so you can turn your lights on and off from your phone may not seem like the best use of your …

Smart Homes

10 Light & Easy Chicken Breast Dinners — Recipes from The Kitchn

Seeing as chicken breast is one of the most versatile ingredients you can have on hand for dinner, it's no surprise it's something we all turn to no …

Cooking

I've Been to Italy 12 Times—These Spots Are Straight Out of a Fairy Tale

You'd be forgiven for thinking Natalie Obradovich is permanently on vacation. The blonde perennially tanned travel photographer seems to spend more …

Italy

These Hawaiian Bacon Chicken Kebabs Are Dreamy

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

This Is the Most Popular Whole30 Recipe on Pinterest

The whole idea behind the Whole30 program is that a person can reset their eating habits by eliminating potential "trigger foods" for 30 days, then …

Cooking

The Secret to Making the Best Banana Pudding Ever

Some people are kind of snobby about their ingredients—I’m embarrassed to admit that I’m one of them. You’ll never find me pulling a premade piecrust …

Dessert

Stuffed Jalapeno Firecrackers Recipe

"This recipe came about after years of competition with family and friends over the perfect stuffed jalapeno. Bring your tissues because these are …

Recipes

5 Methods For Grilling Fish That Will Earn You the Title "Grill Master of Summer"

From hot dogs to halloumi and wild leeks to watermelon, just about every provision can be made more delicious on the grill. My recent obsession is fish; a short trip to the grill takes its delicate flavor profile for a wild ride, imparting a char and an intoxicatingly smoky aroma that can't be …

Cooking

This Unexpected Country Has Europe’s Most Flat-Out Stunning Coasts

If you feel like people are all of a sudden hyped about Croatia -- a gorgeous country in southern Europe you hadn’t heard much about until the past …

European Travel

One Week in Northern England Itinerary - Part-Time Traveler

Have a week? Want to go somewhere absolutely lovely?<p>Here’s why getting away to the U.K. (without even touching London) is one of my favorite trips to …

United Kingdom

The Ultimate Berry Crumble Recipe

"I don't tack the word ultimate onto just any recipe. This berry well may be my favorite summer dessert, with the perfect balance of sweet and tart, …

c:recipes

Grilled Eggplant with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette, Feta & Herbs

Recipes

The world's No 1. travel experience is this cooking class in Italy

More millennials are spending money on travel experiences over buying things, and research shows these experiences bring more happiness.<p>So what is …

Italy

Locals-Only: An Italian Winemaker on How to Eat and Drink Your Way Through Rome

In the immortal words of the late Anthony Bourdain, "It's easy to fall in love with Rome." Upon touching down in the Italian capital city, I feel the …

Italy

Alexa can control your TV with a Logitech Harmony. Here's how

I don't need the remote control. When I want to turn on the TV, pause a movie or change the volume, I can just say the magic words aloud.<p>It wasn't particularly easy to set up, and it didn't come free -- you'll need patience and one of a specific set of pricey Logitech Harmony universal remote …

Make your home smarter by replacing your light switches with Brilliant Controls - The Gadgeteer

Brilliant Controls replace your existing light switches to add smart home control capabilities to your rooms. The Brilliant Control features a color …

Thinking of Rigging Your Home With Smart Devices? Start Here

<i>Shopping for consumer electronics can be overwhelming. The staff of the The Wirecutter and The Sweethome, product review websites owned by The New York Times Company, do the hard work of narrowing down the options. We spoke with Grant Clauser,</i> <i>smart home</i> <i>editor at The Wirecutter, about how to sort</i> …

Home Automation

This 4-pack of window alarms increases your home’s security for $20

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers its Prime members the Doberman Security Ultra-Slim Window Alarm 4-pack for <b>$19.91 shipped</b>. Matched at Home Depot as …