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10 Best U.S. Flea Markets

Amidst the hodgepodge of rare goods and collectible gems that can be found at flea markets, those with a knack for haggling get to take their sport to Olympian levels. From fine antiques, vintage apparel, and rare collectibles, these 10 amazing flea markets give treasure hunters a chance to bargain …

10 Asian Finger Foods for Super Bowl Sunday

With game day just around the corner, I’m guessing I’m not the only one looking for snacks that don’t require utensils. Whether you’re rooting for …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

Food & Dining

28 Delicious Things To Cook In February

Winter is tough. Eat your feelings.

The Most Creative 404 Error Pages On The Web

But not always. Some companies use their 404 pages to have a bit of fun.<p>We browsed through the blog FourZeroFour to round up some of the best 404 pages on the web.

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Hitting the Road: Vanajeros

Soon, a band of four photographers and filmmakers will embark on a van life expedition through Mexico, Central and South America to capture images of …

The Surprising New Fry You Must Try

For more deliciousness, trade potatoes for eggplant<p>There’s so much more to eggplant than parmigiana. Let’s be honest: That often-bitter, oil-sodden entrée usually leaves you with heartburn and a heavy gut. But eggplant, when prepared well, can rise above its role as a mushy foundation for …

Recipes

The 11 Best New Words Added to Oxford Dictionaries

The editors at OxfordDictionaries.com try to stay on top of the latest developments in English vocabulary, and they just added 1,000 new words to …

9 Game-Changing Avocado Recipes

<i>Photo Credit: Avocado & Lime Loaf from Avocados from Peru</i><p>Whether it’s playing the main role in guacamole or adding West Coast flair to a simple …

39 Christmas Markets Across Europe To Visit Before You Die

From Berlin to Budapest to Birmingham, these Christmas markets will put you in a festive mood.

The Hunger Games Economy

The popularity of Suzanne Collins’s series suggests it has caught something many Americans sense: This is not the best we can do.<p>Katniss Everdeen has …

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Decorations

Pumpkin Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

MAKES 1 cake<p>When we're done with this pumpkin cake recipe, we like to serve it with a drizzle of maple syrup over the frosting.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>½ cup whole wheat flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>1 teaspoon ground ginger<p>1 …

Dessert

Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Butter

8 Servings<p>Everyone needs a solid pumpkin scone recipe in the fall. This one is yours.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cinnamon Butter<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 teaspoon pure maple syrup<p>¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Scones<p>½ cup granulated sugar<p>2 teaspoons baking …

Recipes

How to Break Down a Chicken (+ How to Make Chicken Stock)

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: Breaking down a chicken isn't as hard as it seems -- Cara is here</i> …

How to Carve a Thanksgiving Turkey in Under Six Minutes

I was born to a turkey carver and I married a turkey carver. Call it Darwinian good luck or God saving me for something better, like blogging. Even though my dad was a master carver, I am not. I did not get that gene and I don't care. I can roast the turkey, mash the potatoes and make my own pie …

5 Ways Job Seekers Blow It

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Liz Ryan, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>If you're a job-seeker and you're frustrated, I don't blame you. The hiring process is broken. Black Hole recruiting has been shown to be a dismal failure. Whose …

How to Beat Online Price Discrimination

A new study found that major e-commerce retailers show some users different prices or a different set of results.<p>Do you think you can find the lowest …

Community Picks -- Your Best Green Holiday Side

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Best Green Holiday Side Recipe contest!<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You …

8 TV Characters We Never Thought Would Steal the Show

It’s usually pretty clear who is <i>supposed</i> to be the star of any given TV show. They’re the ones with their names above the title and their face front and center on all the advertising. But over the course of a series, it doesn’t always stay that way. Even having your character’s name in the title of …

Bats: Wonders of the Night

(YouTube link)<p>Twenty million bats in one cave! Can you imagine being there and not knowing that until it happens? And did you know that a bat’s …

Butternut Squash and Tomato Soup

4 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 medium butternut squash, halved, seeded<p>2 garlic cloves, peeled<p>1 onion, chopped<p>2 teaspoons grated peeled ginger or 1/2 teaspoon dried ground ginger<p>2 teaspoons kosher salt plus more for seasoning<p>1/2 teaspoon ground turmeric<p>1 28-oz. can whole …

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The Power of Sleep

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Editors’ Picks: 10 Favorite Sources for Bargain Vintage Furniture

Here at Remodelista we’ve participated in our share of eBay auctions. We’ve also have been known to obsessively check the local Craigslist listings …

Furniture

How to Make Hiring Less of a Headache

This story originally appeared on Help Scout<p>Teamwork makes the dream work. When the right talent is working together, magic can happen--but that's the rosy side of the story.<p>The truth is that hiring is hard. It can't be hacked, and it’s nearly impossible to do without a few mistakes made along the …

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 …